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Stunning Modern Private Home, 30 Meters to Beach with Private Pool

Bedrooms 4
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights


About the property

Stunning Modern Home (sleeps 9)

Casa del Pajaro Volando, the House of the Soaring Bird, is located in the secluded, beachfront community of Playa Litibu, a 45 minute drive from the Puerto Vallarta international airport. Playa Litibu is a small, tranquil community of stunning, private homes near popular attractions.

With all the features and amenities of Casa del Pajaro Volando, you never need to leave the area for a restful and relaxing stay, other than taking a walk on the beach or relaxing by the pool. But one can easily explore the nearby towns of Sayulita, Punta Mita, and San Francisco. Guests may also choose to venture to Bucerias or Puerto Vallarta for its shops, the ‘malecon’ (a beach walkway) and extensive dining choices, and vibrant nightlife.

The three story home, built in 2011, sits on a gentle sloping lot only 30 meters away from the beach, with direct beach access. The two upper floors, (the living levels) offer spectacular 180 degree views of the beach and ocean. With balconies running the length of the home, you will be able to watch the waves and the spectacular pink and red sunsets. The property features three distinct living areas: two casitas and the third floor living area, each of which can be rented together or separately.

The third floor living area consists of a large living room/ dining room with 4 meter ceilings and a fully equipped kitchen with stainless steel appliances. The living room contains a 46 inch flat screen T.V. and a full sound system enabling guests to play music throughout the property. The spacious, master bedroom suite offers a canopy, queen bed (canopy not shown in photo), 4 meter ceilings, handmade cabinetry, and an expansive closet area. The luxurious master bath includes double showers and double vanity sinks. For those who rent the third floor, there is an elevator.

The second level of the home has three living areas, two of which are casitas that can be rented separately. The second level offers a truly unique design of open air architecture. A large lounge space, containing a sofa and fireplace, adjoins the pool and barbeque area.

Casita Rosa Mexicano (the larger casita) has a queen bed; flatscreen TV and entertainment system; kitchen area with sink, fridge, microwave, stove and oven; full bathroom; four person dining table; couch and table; air conditioning; ceiling fan. The entire beach side of this casita has windows with a view of the beach and ocean, and opens onto a balcony.

Casita Naranja (the smaller casita) has a king bed or two twin beds, whichever you prefer; kitchen area with sink, fridge, microwave, stove and oven, full bathroom, air conditioning and ceiling fan.

Finally, there is a third bedroom on the second floor that has 3 twin beds.

This home offers onsite laundry, wi-fi throughout, and potable water (filtered through a state of the art filtration system). The heated pool, which is filled with salted water and does not use chlorine, provides an additional option to the beach.

There are two Jack Nicklaus and one Greg Norman championship golf courses within 10 kilometers. In the village of Punta Mita, just 10 kilometers to the south, you’ll find the four star Café de Artistes and numerous other excellent restaurants. Sayulita, with its surfer beach, beach side restaurants, and numerous shops offering both local and international art, is just 25 kilometers to the north.

Arrangements can be made for many activities, such as snorkeling, whale watching trips, fishing, horseback riding, golf, massages, and swimming with the dolphins. Cleaning is included in the rental and is done twice a week. Arrangements can be made for additional assistance. Arrangements can also be made for a chef to come and prepare dinners each night.

Keywords: casita, villa, property, house, private home

More Details

Myrna Mendoza
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 2 days
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Calendar last updated:
April 14, 2017

About Myrna Mendoza

This home was dreamt, designed and built by a retired builder and interior designer who previously lived in the San Francisco Bay Area and New York City.

Myrna Mendoza purchased this house in 2010

Why Myrna Mendoza chose Nayarit

The modern architecture and features, including the loung and pool area, are truly unique.

What makes this house unique

The most amazing sunsets can be seen nearly ever evening from the balconies.


Litibu House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 9
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Beachfront
  • Ocean View
  • Air Conditioning
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking
  • Elevator ...
  • Free Long Distance
  • Garage
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Heating
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 3 -
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 9
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 king , Two twin beds or a king.
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 4 - 3 twin/ single
  • The large casita has 1 Queen bed; The small casita has two twin beds or a king bed, depending on how you would like it configured. The third floor has 1 Queen bed. The 4th bedroom has 3 twin beds. The home also has a Baby Crib.
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
  • 2 garden chairs
  • 4 beach chairs
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • alternative lifestyle
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool
Onsite Services:
  • Private Chef
  • health/beauty spa
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • walking
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • sailing
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing
State of the art potable water system throughout property, heated salt water pool without chlorine, open air lounge area with gas fireplace, fans and air conditioning in every room.


5/5 -
(4 traveler reviews)

Stunning Modern Private Home, 30 Meters to Beach with Private Pool
average rating of 5.0 based on 4 reviews

Great Modern Home with Pool and Beach

  • 5 of 5

I have stayed in this home, for a week or longer, for the past three years! Each year, I am excited to return to this tropical oasis. The facilities are great and the location is ideal. It is a one-hour scenic drive from the Puerta Vallarta airport.

The property is quiet and away from the busy tourist traps. I enjoy quiet morning walks along the beach, lazy days by the ocean or pool and dinner, using the great gourmet kitchen, under the stars.

If you plan to get around, a rental car is a must. Day trips to Saulita and San Francisco (San Pancho) are a must! Check out the weekly market in La Cruz and dinner in Punta Mita, facing the water, is also a treat that should not be missed. The small town Higuera Blanca has a bodega where you can pick up the basics

Don't miss the sunsets from the balcony or, new this year, there is Litibu Grill (opened in 2017) at the end of the beach. Walk on down the beach just before sunset, order a drink, and watch mother nature show off her beauty as another day in paradise comes to a close.

  • Submitted: Apr 25, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Amazing location for our family!

  • 5 of 5

We had an amazing time at this private home in Litibu. The full kitchen, private bedrooms and pool were ideal. The house was clean and maintained well. It is located within walking distance of the beach which was basically private. In addition, it was only a short drive to restaurants and beaches in Punta Mita, Sayulita and San Pancho. We couldn't have asked for a better location. As a family of 5, with different ages and interests, it was the perfect place to relax and use as a homebase for our adventures.

  • Submitted: Apr 11, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Incredible place to relax and recharge!

  • 5 of 5

We spent a week at this wonderful home and left wondering why we didnt live here! The home has everything you want to spend a blissful week including comfortable beds, gorgeous views, plentiful clean water, a wonderful kitchen, and an incredibly airy feel. Barely one block from the beach (an unobstructed block!) and a short car ride to some great restaurants in the small towns nearby, this home is perfect for the family getaway.

  • Submitted: Apr 10, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Awesome Vacation

  • 5 of 5

We spent a week at this lovely home and enjoyed ourselves tremendously. The accommodations were excellent and the owner of the home could not be more helpful. It is situated between two small towns with wonderful shops and restaurants or you could enjoy yourself staying home and grilling, with the pool footsteps from your room. The beach is beautiful and might as well be your own private beach, as we only occasionally saw other people. Sleeping at night, being less than half a block off the beach was wonderful listening to the waves crash. I highly recommend this rental to anyone.

My only word of caution is going out on a rental boat to snorkel, it was not worth the money or time as there were no fish unless you just want to enjoy a boat ride.

  • Submitted: May 15, 2014
  • Stayed: Mar 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Whale watching.


Rates & Availability

Litibu House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Nov 19 2017 - Nov 26 2017
5 night minimum stay
Dec 17 2017 - Dec 26 2017
7 night minimum stay
New Year
Dec 27 2017 - Jan 7 2018
7 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Property Damage Protection $59

High Season (Nov 1st - April 30th)
Large Casita - $275 per night
Small Casita - $150 per night
Third Floor - $350 per night
Thanksgiving and Christmas - $500 per night

Low Season (May 1st to Oct 31st)
Large Casita - $150 per night
Small Casita - $100 per night
Third Floor - $350 per night

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.

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