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Artsy, Cozy, One King Bed W/Pool Santo Domingo (Centro)

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Last updated: 11/20/2016
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  • Minimum stay:5 nights
  • Sleeps:2
  • Bedrooms:1
  • Bathrooms:1
  • Property type:Condo
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

Charming, one bedroom, cozy condo in central San Miguel, ten minute walk to downtown centro (jardin). LOCATION, LOCATION, LOCATION! Located on lovely, tree lined Calle Santo Domingo, offers light, double pane windows throughout, natural adobe-cooled rooms, warm blue flame heater, colorful living room and fully equipped kitchen, with small outdoor space for your enjoyment. 24 hour security, off street and gated parking, solar heated lap pool and fully equipped gym included. Washer/dryer in condo. Comfortable king size bed and fireplace will keep you cozy while watching 32' flat screen TV/DVD; NEW 30,000 BTU Blue Flame Heater for chilly winters, high speed wireless internet, DVD and basic cable included. 10 min sloping walk down to jardin, (centro), gourmet restaurants, cafes and cultural venues as well as nearby public transportation & taxis. No animals, no smoking. Perfect for active, on the go couple or single person.

Professional on-site tri-athlete manages health club, pool & gym, provides information about hiking, running, biking and swimming, and trains in body strengthening as well. Just bring your toothbrush!

Ten minute sloping walk to gourmet, organic and ethnic restaurants & cafes and cultural venues as well as nearby buses & taxis. People of all ages and nationalities live in the complex.
The Atascadero neighborhood is one of the safest in San Miguel. This complex lends itself to active living.
San Miguel is a UNESCO World Heritage City and touted 'Number One City in the World' by Conde Nast and the New York Times. Theaters for film, jazz, classical, Latin, music fests and performances, classes in sculpting, painting, pottery, stained glass abound, Hot springs are a short ride out of town. Horse back riding nearby. There are numerous language schools and private tutors.
There is a bi-lingual library with a gourmet restaurant and theater. There are house tours, walking tours, out-of-town tours. Most people walk to the Center, but there are buses and taxis 1 block away, and Taxis are about $2.50 all over Centro Historico. (Buses are 5 pesos and taxis are 35 pesos.)

Sorry, no animals, no smoking.

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Manager

Member since: 2012

Speaks: english, spanish
Response time: Within a few hours
Response Rate: 90%
Calendar last updated: 11/20/2016

Property Type

  • Condo
  • On floor 2
  • 550 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Included
  • Staff

Suitability

  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    There are many stairs up and down; suitable for active, able bodied....moreless

  • Non Smoking Only
  • Not Suitable For Children
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2, Beds for 2

  • Bedroom 1

    ...moreless

  • King size beds (1) very comfortable king size bed -- mattress firm, full size gas fireplace...newly installed 30,000btu Blue Flame Heater......moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

Other Amenities

  • Also, the floors are terracotta stone and wool carpet. The complex drapes over mid-size hills, so the place is suitable for active, on the go people, who don't mind stairs and walking uphill some. They are not the steep hills of San Miguel, but the mid-hills, a nice, short hike, about 1/4 mile to downtown, for active people. The place lends itself to athleticism, although there are people well into their 60s- 80's who live here. I'm 72. There are a few children in the complex, but you don't hear them. There's a velador (night watchman) on duty 24 hours a day, with an electronic remote controlled gate. The gym and pool are included in the rental fee....moreless

Entertainment

  • Books:

    Bring your own, but there are some available to read while you are here, that must stay here....moreless

  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Music Library:

    Some music available, but you might bring your own cds.. please don't take mine......moreless

  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television:

    32' flatscreen in bedroom...moreless

  • Video Library:

    some dvds available...moreless

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Ruins
  • Water Parks
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Eco Tourism
  • Horseback Riding
  • Horseshoes
  • Paddle Boating
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Downtown
  • Monument View:

    views of the city from the porch.....moreless

  • Mountain View
  • Village:

    San Miguel is a little village nestled in the mountains of the Sierra Madres. ...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Equestrian Events
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hot Air Ballooning
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Rock Climbing
  • Snorkeling
  • Swimming
  • Tennis

Dining

  • Dining:

    Bar stools at kitchen bar only; no dining table or area.....moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 3 people

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    not necessary as the adobe walls keeps the place very cool in the hottest of weather...moreless

  • Clothes Dryer:

    modern washer & dryer combination...moreless

  • Fireplace:

    Small gas fireplace in bedroom....moreless

  • Fitness Room / Equipment:

    Fully equipped fitness room and pool...moreless

  • Garage:

    garage space may be available for rent at additional cost. Otherwise safe gated and off street dedicated parking provided....moreless

  • Gas Fireplace:

    in bedroom...moreless

  • Heating:

    NEW 30,000 BTU Blue Flame heater to keep you warm during chilly winters....moreless

  • Internet:

    hight speed satellite - you can use laptop anywhere in the house...moreless

  • Linens Provided:

    good quality light to flannel and fleece sheets for winter; soft and warm blankets, comforter...moreless

  • Living Room:

    small, light living room area...moreless

  • Mobile Phone:

    you would provide your own cell phone, which are inexpensive and you can buy a card for 200, 300 or 500 pesos.. like a phone to go.....moreless

  • Parking:

    dedicated parking, secured within gated complex...moreless

  • Parking Off Street:

    dedicated parking, off street, electronic gates, protected by 24 hour night watchman...moreless

  • Towels Provided:

    good quality towels available.....moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    washer/dryer stacked combination...moreless

  • Wireless Internet:

    most people use their own cell phones and skype or vonage -- all that's needed is the internet line which I provide...moreless

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker:

    I have a new coffee maker, and other coffee making apparatus. Coffee grinder. ...moreless

  • Cooking Utensils:

    Many...moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    fully equipped...moreless

  • Kitchen:

    coffee maker, grinder, juicer, blender, toaster, new stove and oven, french press coffee maker. Apple TV streaming...moreless

  • Oven:

    Basic oven...moreless

  • Pantry Items:

    Some spices, oils, etc. ...moreless

Outside

  • Lawn / Garden:

    Small outdoor area below, with lawn table and two chairs. ...moreless

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool:

    full, solar heated lap pool and fully equipped gym included in rent. ...moreless

Building Type

  • Building

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Included
 

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Rental basis: Per property
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My Standard Rate
5 night min stay
$50
$350 $1,000
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

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Fees and Rental Conditions:

  • Property Damage Protection $59
  • Taxes Not included

Notes:

The agreement is not valid until the deposit and rental agreements are received by owner.


Manager's cancellation policy:

100% refund if canceled at least 90 days before arrival date.


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Location

45 Miles
Nearest Airport
Leon, Guanajuato, Mexico
1.5 Miles
Nearest Golf
two golf courts
0.25 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
two blocks
320 Miles
Nearest Beach
Located in Centra Sierra Madre Mountains,

Car: Not Necessary

gourmet restaurants, bakeries, theater, music, classical and chamber music, bistros, foreign, indie, current films, movie theaters,yoga studios, gyms, spinning, pilates; shopping and mega grocery store, organic food and produce plentiful, holistic health, acupuncture, Life Path, Moonrise alternative supplements;

Costco, home depot, office depot, in town or a 30 - 45 minute drive to Celaya or Queretero

 

Manager info

Year Purchased: 2007

About: Retired as Executive Director of three non-profits and management analyst since 2006; moved to San Miguel, bought the condo and live part time between here and California. My health and vigor improved greatly since moving to San Miguel.

Why Centro Historico, San Miguel de Allende, Gto., Mexico:
The complex itself is safe and relatively quiet since we're near the center of town, yet somewhat back and up from it. The neighbors are amiable and considerate. The workers are all trusted and helpful. As a single woman, I feel completely safe here.

The Unique Benefits at this Condo:
Close to the jardin, (centro) and on one of the most beautiful streets in the city; near the botanical gardens and Balcones, the (balconies) or upper hills of San Miguel. All windows are double paned, new refurbishing updates have been added in the last year. Close to great restaurants, music, chamber music, bakeries, shopping, coffee shops, yoga, pilates, hiking trails, quad bikes, films, theaters, etc. There's a lot to do in SMA, whatever suits your taste.


Contact us

Speaks: english, spanish
Response time: Within a few hours
Response Rate: 90%
Calendar last updated: 11/20/2016

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Photos

  • front room, screen door to porch

    front room, screen door to porch

  • NEW 30,000btu blue flame heater;

    NEW 30,000btu blue flame heater;

  • front room

    front room

  • and oven, etc.

    and oven, etc.

  • Pathway to condo...

    Pathway to condo...

  • washer & dryer combination

    washer & dryer combination

  • king size bed and double pane windows.

    king size bed and double pane windows.

  • gas fireplace

    gas fireplace

  • Looking out from my porch, some views

    Looking out from my porch, some views

  • full solar heated lap pool and fully equipped gym upstairs

    full solar heated lap pool and fully equipped gym upstairs

  • car access; coming into complex from street - Walk-up at opposite end.

    car access; coming into complex from street - Walk-up at opposite end.

  • 24 hr. nightwatchman area and car entrance/ electronic gate into complex

    24 hr. nightwatchman area and car entrance/ electronic gate into complex

  • fully equipped kitchen; No dining area)

    fully equipped kitchen; No dining area)

  • five steps to desk area, washer, dryer, bathroom and  bedroom

    five steps to desk area, washer, dryer, bathroom and bedroom

  • From kitchen area to front room

    From kitchen area to front room

  • newly upgraded bathroom cabinets and mirrors

    newly upgraded bathroom cabinets and mirrors

  • bathroom from hallway

    bathroom from hallway

  • desk area with high speed wireless internet

    desk area with high speed wireless internet

  • 32' flatscreen, DVD, gas fireplace

    32' flatscreen, DVD, gas fireplace

  • stairs down to table, relatively private area, very little foot traffic.

    stairs down to table, relatively private area, very little foot traffic.

  • looking out over my porch to Santo Domingo homes

    looking out over my porch to Santo Domingo homes

  • secure, dedicated parking within complex

    secure, dedicated parking within complex

  • historical arches near the complex

    historical arches near the complex

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This listing was first published here in 2012.

Date last modified - Friday, December 02, 2016

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