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Luxury Villa/Castle/Bay Views in Old Town- Stunning Villa in Downtown Vallarta

Bedrooms 5
Half Baths1
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 3 nights


About the property

Villa, 5 Bedrooms + Other (See Description), 5.5 Baths (Sleeps 8 comfortably)

“Imagine yourself in a world apart, an oasis of color and fragrance, trickling fountains, and candles that light your way through the courtyard. Imagine being awakened by cathedral bells and tropical birdsong. Your view upon first light is incomparable: the Pacific Ocean, framed by multicolored azaleas. This and more is Casa de la Torre.” – Dr. Terri Dobbs, University of Wisconsin - Madison

Casa de la Torre is located in El Centro, home to some of Vallarta's finest restaurants and art galleries. It is a signature property and is referenced in several guide books. The house is built of stone on many levels and has an open air Mediterranean feel with spectacular views and a secluded garden and pool area. Most everything is within walking distance.

This 5 bedroom, 5 1/2 bath house has 3 “master suites” but can accommodate 8 people comfortably. Each bedroom has an in suite bathroom. There is a full-time maid and houseman. Coffee and fruit provided daily. Full Mexican breakfast available daily for additional cost. Other arrangements can be made for lunches and dinners (at an additional cost), as our cook is very versatile.


Low Season: $600 USD

High Season: $800 per night (depending upon size of party)

Holidays: $1200

Keywords: House/Villa/Castle

More Details

Kim and Debie Stuart
Member since: 2012
Premier Partner

This VRBO partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks: english, spanish
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
April 11, 2018

About Kim and Debie Stuart

We are active yoga and sports enthusiasts. We love to travel, adore Mexico and are very proud of our beautiful home. We welcome you to Casa de la Torre, in the heart of Old Town Vallarta.

Kim and Debie Stuart purchased this villa in 2013

Why Kim and Debie Stuart chose Centro

The architecture is stunning. We are located walking distance to dining, shopping and wonderful sites. Views of the Bay and Sierra Mountain range make this a very special villa.

What makes this villa unique

We have daily maid service and serve a tremendous Mexican style breakfast to all of our guests.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Mary Serphos posted on Casa de la Torre's timeline

"Casa De La Torre is an Exquisite Oasis with immaculate attention to detail. A truly luxurious, sacred, and nourishing place to call home while in Puerto Vallarta. I felt like a queen as I stood out on the tower balcony to watch the sunset over the Bay of Banderas then took a dip in the refreshing pool, and came back after a wonderful dinner only to find myself nestled among a most comfortable bed with high thread count sheets. I didn’t want to leave!"
Feb 2014
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Centro Villa Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • villa
  • Catering available
  • Breakfast - Booking Possible
  • Lunch - Booking Possible
  • Dinner - Booking Possible
  • Housekeeper Included
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
Location Type:
  • Beach ...
  • Downtown ...
  • Mountain View
  • Near The Ocean ...
  • Ocean View
  • River ...
  • Rural ...
  • Town ...
  • Waterfront ...
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Filtered Water
  • Free Local Calls
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking On Street
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Gourmet Kitchen
  • Grill
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Master Bath - toilet , tub , shower
    Fireplace Bath - toilet , shower
    Studio Bath - toilet , shower
    Ground Floor Bath - toilet , shower
    Guest Bath - toilet
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Master - 1 king
    Studio Apartment - 1 double
    Library - 1 double , Murphy Bed
    Ground Floor - 1 double
    Fireplace - 1 king
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Balcony
  • Barbecue
  • Deck / Patio
  • Fully Fenced Property
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Patio
  • Terrace
  • Groups
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Singles
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Private Pool ...
Onsite Services:
  • Concierge
  • Daily Maid Service
  • Massage
  • Private Chef
  • Staff
  • bay/sound
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • live theater
  • marina
  • rain forests
  • reefs
  • restaurants
  • water parks
  • waterfalls
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Studio apartment on top floor has double bed, private bath and separate kitchen; French press coffee maker.


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Luxury Villa/Castle/Bay Views in Old Town- Stunning Villa in Downtown Vallarta
average rating of 4.962963 based on 62 reviews

Even better in person and hard to leave!

  • 5 of 5

Amazing villa, superb staff and an unbelievable view/location. We were spoiled with the whole experience and can’t wait to go back. We left with fabulous memories and soaked up all the city has to offer. I strongly recommend staying at casa de la torre if you want to experience the real Puerto Vallarta!

  • Submitted: Apr 13, 2018
  • Stayed: April 2018
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Edmonton ab

Really enjoyed our stay. Montse, Marta and Martin are wonderful people and thus make a great staff.

  • 4 of 5

Wonderful stay at Casa de la Torre. Montse, Marta and Martin made our stay an extra special experience. We can’t thank them enough for what they did to make our stay a wonderful time. The property is beautiful and the living areas wonderful. The Master bedroom, the Fireplace Room and the Roof Top Suite were all very good sleeping quarters. The main floor bedroom is smaller and located adjacent to the main living area and noise (caused by us) was sometimes an issue, if you don’t all happen to go to bed at the same time. The Library bedroom is quite small and the bed is quite uncomfortable.(matress should be replaced). But these were pretty minor inconveniences and had little effect on our stay. The property is located in an area that allows for easy access to the center of Puerto Vallarta and a large number of restaurants and night spots.I would recommend this property without hesitation.

  • Submitted: Apr 4, 2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Santa Fe, NM, USA

An Incredible Experience

  • 5 of 5

Our family's 5 night stay at Casa de la Torre was an incredible experience. We were in awe of the multi-level, open air home, which features beautiful stone and tile walls; stone, tile and wood floors; brick ceilings and fountains. The indoor and outdoor living spaces are many and varied, perfect for socializing, relaxing and reading. The rooms are furnished beautifully and feature spectacular artwork and stained glass. We appreciated the separation of the bedrooms, each with its own bathroom. The pool and extensive gardens with flowering plants convey a tropical feel. The views from the home of the surrounding tile rooftops and the ocean are captivating.

The location in el centro, just a few blocks up the hill from the malecon, is perfect. We explored Puerto Vallarta by foot, ate delicious Mexican food at many restaurants, enjoyed the beaches and mingled with the locals.

However, the most special part of our Casa de la Torre experience was provided by Ariel, Monse, Marta and Martin. Ariel communicated promptly with us during the planning process and met us for a tour of the home and margaritas. Monse not only beautifully served as housekeeper, but she and Marta prepared and served delicious and varied breakfasts. At our request, Marta prepared a fabulous dinner buffet for us on our first night at the home. And Martin maintained the pool and kept the gardens looking watered and colorful. Ariel, Monse, Marta and Martin were all professional, but also very friendly. Thank you to each of you for an incredible experience we will never forget!

  • Submitted: Mar 21, 2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Awsome Family Casa

  • 5 of 5

We planned our trip so the whole family could go. Our adult kids and their spouses were excited to see the casa in person, to plan day trips, and to eat great Mexican food for a solid week. When we arrived we were greeted with a full tour of our new house and margaritas for the adults and lemonada for our grand daughter.

Marta prepared great breakfasts every morning and Monse was always so helpful and took great care of our home and any of our questions. Martin was busy with landscaping and keeping the pool looking great. We had Marta make two family dinners and they were a spectacular presentation to see and even better to eat.

We loved the central location and the views were spectacular. Getting to a store was easy walking distance. We did a really fun neighborhood art tour and ate at great restuarants within walking distance. The ocean was a quick few blocks so it was easy to go for a quick salt water swim and get back. We absolutely loved the private pool and spent tons of time swimming and laughing. Also there is filtered water so we loved that.

Thank you for sharing your home with us it will be a great memory for our family to share forever.

  • Submitted: Feb 26, 2018
  • Stayed: February 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Villa is lovely and equiisite. Wonderful escape

  • 5 of 5

Villa is a 5 plus star oasis

  • Submitted: Dec 25, 2017
  • Stayed: December 2017
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  • 5 of 5

It was a dream come true for our 50th anniversary celebration. The staff, Monci, Marta, and Martin treated us like royalty. The breakfasts were always superb. The villa was always clean and taken care of immaculately daily. Aerial was a wonderful care taker and very pleasant to be with. I certainly would highly recommend a stay there.

  • Submitted: Dec 10, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
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Nearest Airport
12 Miles
Gustavo Diaz Ordaz International Airport
Nearest Barpub
0.2 Miles
Cafe des Artistes
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
Francisco Medina
Nearest Restaurant
0.05 Miles
Si Senor
Nearest Beach
0.5 Miles
Los Muertos
Car: not necessary


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Damage Insurance $79

Additional amount for larger parties

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.

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