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Large Sayulita Villa with Incredible Views, Pool and Privacy.

Sleeps10
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms4
Half Baths1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 5 nights

Overview

About the property

House, 4 Bedrooms, 4.5+ Baths, (Sleeps 10)

This wonderfu, comfortablel traditional style villa has it all!

Lots of room to spread out, tons of privacy, beautiful views, infinity edge pool and the open air lifestyle you crave.

Less than 10 mins walk from town and beach, this oasis provides all the comfort you and your family and friends need to make that Sayulita vacation one for the books.

Photographs cannot do this amazing house justice.

The huge covered veranda has numerous comfortable seating areas and you will find yourself loathe to leave.

The house is fully equipped from sheets and towels to a well equipped cook's kitchen. Houskeeping is included in your rental price (no maid service on Sunday) and cooking is available upon request.

Each of the 4 bedrooms has a queen sized bed with crisp high quality linens.Two of the bedrooms also have an extra twin size bed. Each bedroom has its own bathroom.

There is also a fabulous outdoor shower with an incredible view and a beautifully tiled half bath off the living areas.

Wifi and TV on site.

Lots of off street parking avaiable and car and taxi service just minutes away.

Keywords: Large private home.

Lush gardens

Ocean views

Caretakers

Cook available

More Details

Owner
Karen Draper
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english, spanish
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
November 16, 2017

About Karen Draper

We are a Colorado family who have been vacationing in Mexico for over 30 years.

We fell in love with Sayulita more than 20 years ago and were very fortunate to be able to buy our home in 2005.

We are so happy to be able to share this magical spot with people from all over the world.

Our Casa is our part time home and you will find it has everything you need to feel at home too.

Karen Draper purchased this house in 2005

Why Karen Draper chose Sayulita

Sayulita is a wonderful town and personifies all that we love about Mexico.

It is so easy to get to Puerto Vallarta from all over the US and the short drive up the coast sets the scene for the vacation experience. We always feel a thrill when we turn off HWY 200 and make our way under the Sayulita welcome palapa.

Less time is spent traveling and more time relaxing.

When we first saw the house, we saw its potential, fell in love with the views and saw a garden transformed into a lush tropical respite. We have continued to work on the house since day 1 and our frequent repeat visitors love to see what else is new.

What makes this house unique

Mexican architecture, space, privacy, the views, the pool and the wonderful town below.

Amenities

Sayulita House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Included
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Ocean View
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Catering Available
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 3 -
    Bathroom 4 -
  • 4.5+
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen , 1 twin/ single
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 4 - 1 queen , 1 twin/ single
  • Queen size Beds (4), Twin or Single Beds (2)
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool
Attractions:
  • festivals
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • photography
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • kayaking
  • sailing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming

Reviews

Excellent! 4.5/5 -
(13 traveler reviews)

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5

Perfect villa for group tripping

  • 5 of 5

I stayed with friends to celebrate our birthdays- it was absolutely perfect! We solved the steep hill problem with a golf cart rental and then taxis for the last two days. The owner, Karen, is awesome and was quick to respond to any questions or concerns regarding her beautiful home. Alma, Clementina and Jose Luis were sweet and helpful. Swimming in the evening, watching the fireflies and lightening storms in the distance was the perfect way to end our days. An amazing place to stay while exploring the village of Sayulita💜

  • Submitted: Oct 15, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Bree! It is so good to hear that your vacation was such a success. We love our home and enjoy sharing it with people from all over the globe who share our love of Sayulita and its many charms.
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5

Absolutely wonderful!!!

  • 5 of 5

Our family of 5 (kids 15, 11, and 8) had such an incredible time in Sayulita! We loved staying at Casa Del Cielo - the open air concept made us feel right at home in nature with gorgeous views everywhere we looked. When we weren't out enjoying the fun of Sayulita, the kids pretty much lived in the pool and we loved joining them and also relaxing on the large patio in one of the many lounge chairs. There were so many options inside and out for us to relax and enjoy family time. The bedrooms were spacious and immaculate (we actually had too much room - we could have easily had another family with us). Karen was a joy to work with - not one single problem, but I imagine if one had arose she would've solved it immediately! We loved everything about this house and would highly recommend it (as long as you're prepared to either rent a golf cart or tackle the large hill - we actually enjoyed the sweat and burn from the hill and knew an inviting pool was our reward at the end!).

  • Submitted: Nov 1, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks Megan! We love our house and love to hear that you did too. Please come back sometime if you can.
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Beautiful by day, extremely loud at night during President's week in Feb

  • 2 of 5

We stayed at Casa Del Cielo during President's week in February. I do not recommend this rental during that week. There is a fair called Sayulita Days going on down the hill. If you are right next to the fair its a normal amount of noise but if you are up on top of the hill staying at Casa Del Cielo, you hear EVERTHING. We could hear the bottles break in the rock throwing game (which is really fun BTW). That sound was nothing compared to the music. Up on the hill there is nothing to buffer the music. It starts just as you want to fall asleep and it goes until 2am, except for Thursday night when there was a DJ who played music so loud it rattled the windows-no joke. This DJ played from 2am to 5am. It was awful. The house is very open, which is great during the day. It is a beautiful view, the pool even has a view. There is a lovely patio next to the pool to sit at and the big open indoor patio is a great place to relax. There are many comfortable chairs and lounge chairs to relax on during the day. Then at night that architecture collects the sound from the fair and amplified it into your bedroom.

I would stay at Casa de Ciel again but not during the week of the 20th of February.

  • Submitted: Sep 16, 2017
  • Stayed: February 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for the review Amy. You are right; the Sayulita Days celebration is incredibly loud, not just at our house but everywhere in town. We have neighbors who leave during that time. I am glad that you enjoyed our comfortable home and I am sorry I did not forewarn you of this yearly assault on the ears. Please come back at a different time of year. Karen.
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Needs work

  • 3 of 5

stayed at villa may 13-20 house is fine but there is a problem with the sewage system one of the downstairs bath room's toilets got clogged up the first day the people in that room had no shower or toilet for two days. I called the house keepers could not get them to call back.so I e mailed the owner and she got them to come over and fix the problem. What they found was a tree root going threw the sewage pipe Jose managed to dig it up by hand the man is a machine he did a very good job but I see more problems down the road with this. Also the upstairs bathroom I was staying in the shower handles are in really bad shape I think it would be easier to solve a Rubik's cube then get the correct water temp. What the house needs a good walk threw and fix all the little issues like the chairs outside are all rotting out we had two chairs start to break as we sat on them .If the owner would put about a few thousand into getting everything fixed I would change my review to a 4 star. Oh I forgot they are building a new house right over the back wall hammers concrete saws start at 8:00 am everyday.

  • Submitted: May 31, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: One of the things one learns soon after buying a vacation home in the tropics is that there is always something that needs repair. And repair we do! The sewage pipes have all been dug up and replaced within days of discovering the problem. There have been no further issues. The fabric on the chairs around the pool was replaced and they were back in service on June 13th, before this review was posted. We plan to replace the faucets soon which involves removing tile and re-plumbing some parts. It is possible to adjust the temperature with some know how and patience. The Rubic's Cube is beyond me! I am very sorry that the construction noise impacted our guest's enjoyment. It certainly takes away from the relaxation experience. We and our wonderful caretakers wish only good experiences for all of our guests and will promptly fix anything within our power to fix. Maintenance is ongoing as are small improvements we make as time and money permits. This Sayulita home is our home too, and we love it and hope to be sharing it with happy renters for years to come.
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5

Beautiful, Spacious Villa in Paradise!

  • 5 of 5

We stayed at Casa Del Cielo in August 2016 and absolutely loved this house! The spacious, open living area has an incredible view of the ocean, the jungle and downtown Sayulita. We spent many nights having drinks and enjoying the spectacular view! The kitchen has all the amenities you need for cooking and entertaining and also has the great view. The 4 bedrooms (all with connecting bathrooms) were very comfortable. It was quite hot and humid during our visit in August. The house has no air conditioning but the ceiling fans in the bedrooms and throughout the house made the heat tolerable during this warmest time of the year. Also, being on top of a hill, the house gets a nice breeze which also helps. The house has a great pool which also has the ocean and downtown Sayulita views. There's nice outside shower in the pool area, which is great for rinsing off the sand when returning from the beach.

The owner of the property, Karen, is wonderful. She was very helpful in providing details about the property to make our arrival and stay go smoothly. Karen also has great suggestions about Sayulita (restaurants, shops, beaches, transportation, etc.). The property caretakers were also very nice and responsive to our needs.

We are a family of four and the house had plenty of room for us. The house can easily accommodate two families or 4 couples. The location of the house is fantastic. It's situated on a hill just outside of the downtown area which gives you peace and quiet and lots of privacy. Yet it's close enough to walk to downtown (about 1/2 mile) if you choose to do so. Going to downtown is all downhill and very easy. Coming back you'll have a steep hill to climb which is something to keep in mind, particularly when it's hot.

Overall, we loved Casa Del Cielo and look forward to returning. We recommend this house if you want the true feeling of living in a Mexican Hacienda style house, with great indoor/outside living area.

  • Submitted: Aug 14, 2016
  • Stayed: August 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Rick for your kind words. We always hope that our guests will have a good vacation and enjoy our home the way we do. It is so good to see your review. Please come back and stay with us again!
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5

Awesome space and great sunset view!

  • 5 of 5

For my first visit to Mexico, this house was excellent choice! Loved sitting out by the pool and watching the sunset, cooling off in the pool, retired to my private room (there were 6 of us), and the quick access to the town and beach. Even the walk back up the hill was good exercise to balance out all the margaritas.

The worst parts are the heat with no A/C but the pool and room fans make it doable. You gotta keep the kitchen clean as the ants will get to anything sweet, but it was all part of the experience.

Alma and Jose were great housekeepers and a great cook!

Definitely recommend the place to anyone wanting to explore Sayulita!

  • Submitted: Jul 17, 2016
  • Stayed: July 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: So glad your first visit to beautiful Mexico was a success! Please come back and stay at Casa Del Cielo again.
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Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $250
Sunday Check-in $50

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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