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The Perfect Casita in La Floresta. Beautifully Appointed.

Bedrooms 1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 7 nights


About the property

Apartment, 1 Bedroom, 1 Bath, (Sleeps 2)

Come for a week, come for a month, come for the winter! Sweltering in the Summer? Come to Ajijic...

Please check rates and contact owner for possible special summer rates...

6/1 to 9/15.



A breathtaking neighborhood full of haciendas and family owned homes. La Floresta is a tree lined neighborhood where folks nod as they pass by. When the glorious Jacaranda trees are in bloom they turn all of Floresta violet. It's the first sign of spring that tells you you're in paradise.

Sit on your private patio with a cool drink and a song in your heart. Here in Floresta it's peaceful and serene. You can be as busy or as lazy as you want.

Only a 2 minute stroll to glorious Lake Chapala and the Camino Real Hotel for fine dining, cocktails or a fabulous country breakfast while gazing at the lake.

In the other direction, a minutes stroll to the Wednesday open market, 'Tianges' or a short walk to either El Toredo or Superlake for U.S and Mexican food & goods.

Here in Ajijic, our small local markets 'tiendas' offer local fruits vegetables and other Mexican products.

DON'T FORGET to wash all fruits & vegetables with Albiosan (Iodine) provided under your kitchen sink. A few drops will do ya.

Soak in a tub of our purified water from our purified water system for 15 minutes. Berries only 5 minutes. Then wash off with same clear drinking water and PRESTO!! You're ready to go...

Need your laundry done? Another short stroll to drop it off and to pick up later. In the meantime, wander down toward the lake to the Horse Trail for a ride.

Most restaurants are at your reach so there's no need for a car. If necessary, taxi's are available to and from your door. If you do have a car, there's plenty of safe street parking. Our security guards drive the neighborhood 24 hours a day.

Hire a bilingual, secure driver for a long day trip or the bus at the corner will take you wherever you want to go even into Guadalajara to the museums, opera, music and giant marketplaces, from electronics to folk art.

Looking for something special? Wander into downtown Ajijic Village (Pueblo) and find that unique item while stopping to have a margarita or homemade ice cream on the Plaza.

They say the best weather in the world is here, so come for a week or come for a month and find out for yourself.

* Please Read Fully!

Keywords: Safe neighborhood, private, security, quiet, casual elegance. A large balcony and full kitchen. Mountain views, lots of light and storage. You can walk everywhere. Shopping is easy. Restaurants close by.




More Details

Property Manager
Property Manager
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
April 22, 2018

Why The Owner chose Ajijic

We grew up in So. California where the weather was always mild. We've traveled extensively and always came back to Ajijic. We have now built our dream home here in Ajijic along with our delightful and sublime casita.

Since the weather is so perfect here, we've decided to rent our casita to the discerning traveler who would like to explore and experience the flavor of Mexico in a safe and contained environment. To enjoy and fall in love with this area, learn about the Mexican culture and realize a slower pace.

What makes this apartment unique

Bird watching is easy at the casita among the many trees. The casita sits up among them like a nest. It's VERY private.

The large kitchen is convenient for communal cooking and visiting with company or family. Sit outside and dine in the lovely night air. Stroll down to the lake through our charming streets.

Whether watching the birds or listening to your iPod or reading, it's graceful, clean and we've paid attention to every detail.


Ajijic Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 2
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Included
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 2
  • not suitable for children
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Mobile Phone ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Wireless Internet
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • Queen size Beds (1) Brand new and very comfortable
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Video Library
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Tennis ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • live theater
  • museums
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • horseback riding
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • golf
  • hiking
  • swimming
  • tennis
This unique casita is behind solid gates that offers the weary traveler a sanctuary in a peaceful neighborhood. The bathroom has it's own small glass dressing table and granite countertop separate from shower and commode.


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The Perfect Casita in La Floresta. Beautifully Appointed.
average rating of 4.882353 based on 34 reviews

Another "Perfect" Stay!

  • 5 of 5

This was my husband & my second 2-month stay at "The Perfect Casita". As it was last year, this year's stay was wonderful. Simohn & Jefferey were there to answer any queries we had and were VERY helpful when we needed them most. They always seemed to stop anything they were doing to lend a helping hand or solve a situation. The Casita was welcoming, clean & well-equipped as usual and allowed us to make it our home for the length of our stay. Such great accommodation (really 6 stars!) makes any visit to Ajijic even more pleasant! Muchas gracias, Simohn & Jefferey! Hasta luego!

  • Submitted: Apr 3, 2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Teresa and Peppe, Thank you for your glowing review. It was a pleasure having you once again as our guests. We’re glad you’re home safe and sound. Take care... See you next year. Simohn and Jefferey
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a restful haven

  • 5 of 5

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at this beautiful Casita in lower Floresta. Simohn and Jeffrey were wonderful hosts; very concerned about our comfort without being over bearing. Any minor situations that came up were dealt with immediately and a positive outcome achieved. Over all it was a fantastic, if too short, two week stay.

  • Submitted: Nov 12, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Don and Karen. Thank you for your review. You were great guests and you’re welcome back anytime. Glad you’re home safe and sound. Simohn y Jefferey
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  • 5 of 5

We just spent 10 nights in this casita in beautiful La Floresta. Our thoughtful hosts left us staples—bread, eggs, coffee, juice—to get us started, so we didn’t have to rush to find a market after a long day of travel. Their warm, hospitable daughter greeted us and explained everything about the casita and area. She was available when we needed her or had questions, but never intrusive. We felt like we were in a private little home of our own.

The kitchen has a full-size refrigerator and stove, so we were able to enjoy several meals, including many leftovers from delicious dinners in the neighborhood.

We walked to many places—Wed. market, restaurants, etc—and Ajijic is getting more and more Uber drivers, which makes it even better for getting around at night. We felt safe wherever we went.

  • Submitted: Sep 22, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Patt, We like to make all our guests feel at home and so we are grateful we did our job well. Until next time, ~Peace~ Simohn and Jefferey
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Quality in Ajijic - 'The Perfect Casita" is 6 stars!

  • 5 of 5

My husband & I just spent 2 months in "The Perfect Casita". Its position in beautiful Lower Floresta of Ajijic is the first bonus. The surroundings were quiet, colourful and safe while the sounds of birds afforded us melodious company. Inside, the casita itself was clean and well-designed - perfect for a couple. We ate most breakfasts & many dinners either in the spacious kitchen or on the lovely terrace. Being Italo-Canadians, this was definitely a plus! The bedroom was airy, with a very comfortable bed & plenty of storage space. The bathroom was extremely functional and the sitting room was cosy. Simohn & Jefferey were the perfect hosts - present upon arrival & always there if/when needed. We will definitely be back! Staying in "The Perfect Casita" is an amazing way to discover this lovely village.

  • Submitted: Apr 3, 2017
  • Stayed: January 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Teresa and Peppe, Thank for your glowing review and giving us 6 stars instead of 5. We work hard to keep "The Perfect Casita" just that...Perfect! We're so happy you appreciated our efforts. You were wonderful guests and look forward to your next visit. Simohn y Jefferey
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Great location in beautiful neighbourhood

  • 5 of 5

Simohn and Jeffery were friendly and helpful. The casita is well-equipped and close to everything I needed. Ajicic is a beautiful town and I had a restful vacation. I wish I could have stayed longer.

  • Submitted: Feb 11, 2017
  • Stayed: January 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Sally, You were a great guest and we enjoyed having you stay with us.
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A perfect " home away from home "

  • 5 of 5

The Perfect Casita's location in La Floresta, Ajijic is in a quiet residential area accentuated with large and numerous deciduous trees. We walked almost daily to the Central Plaza along the cobble stone streets, discovering little shops, restaurants, coffee houses and bakeries along the way. The Plaza is very near the Malecon along Lake Chapala. In addition the Perfect Casita is just a short walk to the Carretera (main highway along the lake) where one can access the local buses to other lake towns. A few minutes walk along the Carretera allows one to reach two large N.A. type shopping stores. The Perfect Casita is very nicely appointed with attractive and solid cabinetry. It is very comfortable with plenty of space for two individuals. Every thing that we needed was available in the Casita. Our hosts, Simhon and Jefferey welcomed us upon our arrival and were very helpful in describing Ajijic and always responded positively to any request or question that we had. Otherwise they allowed us to enjoy and explore independently. Our one month stay at the Perfect Casita was enhanced by the perfect weather in Ajijic.

  • Submitted: Jan 20, 2017
  • Stayed: December 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Car: not necessary




Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $500

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