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A lovely, family friendly home!

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Half Baths1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

Casa Palma Grande: 2 bedrooms, 2.5 bathrooms.

Casa Palma Grande is an open concept living oasis. There are two separate bedrooms with bathrooms that can comfortably sleep a family or two couples. The rooms are always rented together so you experience privacy in the middle of the city.

Between the bedrooms, there is an open kitchen situated beneath a beautiful rustic palapa roof with plenty of space to entertain in the oversized dining area. The property is surrounded by a privacy wall that encases a beautiful yard filled with local vegetation and fruit trees.

We built our home slowly over many years adding special touches to make an authentic Mexican oasis.

More Details

Owner
Veronica & Shannon Howard
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english, spanish
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
80%
Calendar last updated:
November 30, 2017

About Veronica & Shannon Howard

Veronica was born and raised in Todos Santos before moving to Washington state in 2004.

Veronica & Shannon Howard purchased this house in 2008

Why Veronica & Shannon Howard chose Todos Santos

This property was passed down to Veronica through many generations. Her grandfather gifted the property to Veronica and her husband as a wedding gift so they could build a home to visit often.

What makes this house unique

We built this home together to create a home away from home when visiting our family in Mexico. We have added homey touches to make everyone feel comfortable and welcome.

Map

Nearest Airport
75 Miles
SJD Los Cabos Mexico International Airport
Nearest Barpub
1 Metres
Many within walking distance
Nearest Ferry
50 Miles
La paz baja california sur
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Many within walking distance
Nearest Beach
2 Miles
Punta lobos
Car: recommended

There are many restaurants, boutiques, and family friendly activities located within walking distance from our property.

Amenities

Todos Santos House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Catering available
  • Breakfast - Booking Possible
  • Lunch - Booking Possible
  • Dinner - Booking Possible
House Rules:
  • Check-in: Flexible
  • /
  • Check-out: 12:00 PM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Min. age of primary renter: 21
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
  • Cancellations will only be refunded once home is rerented for the days on the original reservation.
Location Type:
  • Downtown
  • Near The Ocean
  • Village
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Towels Provided
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • 2.25
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , 1 queen
  • King size beds (1), Queen size Beds (1)
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Games
  • Stereo
  • Toys
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Attractions:
  • churches
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • paragliding
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(14 traveler reviews)

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A lovely, family friendly home!
average rating of 4.785714 based on 14 reviews
4

It was like having your own tropical garden

  • 4 of 5

Exactly as descrided. Felt very safe and welcome. Great place for our 3 year old to play and have fun.

  • Submitted: Apr 2, 2017
  • Stayed: March 2017
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for you amazing review!
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Lovely home but ...

  • 3 of 5

Don't stay here in the summer months - way too hot without airconditioning! Be warned its a little bit like indoor camping. Although the bedrooms and bathrooms were lovely clean and comfortable - the outdoor open plan living whilst cooler during the heat of the day you couldn't relax in the evening unless you're happy to be feasted on by mosquitoes!

Hot water took forever to come through and only lasted 2 minutes - which was ok on the hot days but sometimes a warm shower is welcome.

There wasn't a water dispenser of any sort - you had to tip over the huge bottle which was a pretty dodgy way of getting a drink of water! A jug would have been nice so you could fill it and put it in the fridge for a freshing cold drink of water. Or to fill ice trays!

Overall I was disappointed with our stay and would find it hard to recommend.

  • Submitted: Jul 15, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are so sorry to hear that you were disappointed with your stay! We have worked hard on our home to try to accommodate the variety of guests that stay here! One thing we are very adamant about is good communication with the guests before and during their stay! We always try to remind everyone to bring sunscreen and bug spray! Not having a hot shower is a huge bummer if you would have contacted us and let us know we would have gotten someone over there to fix this ASAP! And it sounds like there was a couple of little things that you could have let us know we're missing and we could've gotten them over there immediately and your stay could have been way better! It is pretty clear on the listing that we have an open air living and kitchen area which makes it pretty special for our family and the other guests that have stayed there! Also the listing is clear that we do not have AC it sounds like it was pretty hot when you were there! Again we are very sorry our place did not meet your needs we wish you the very best on your next trip!
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5

Comfortable, attractive, well located.

  • 5 of 5

Todos Santos is a very enjoyable and pleasant small town and I really enjoyed the garden and outdoor kitchen/living room.

  • Submitted: May 24, 2017
  • Stayed: April 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for you review! Happy to hear that you have fun in Todos Santos is a beautiful place. And the you like our house.
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5

Want an amazing place?

  • 5 of 5

We walked in and said to one another, "Wow, we didn't realize it was going to be this great." We left a week later muttering, "Oh, how I wish we were staying."

We took pictures of the property to send to our friends. We spent every day until noon lounging and reading - because it was as good as going to the beach. We walked to great restaurants, hot dogs, views, neighborhoods, and the grocery store. The Mom who lives there was kind and helpful. The neighbors sweet. The beds soft and cool. And the overall experience a kind of informal luxury that's hard to beat. Yes, we'd go back.

  • Submitted: Apr 3, 2017
  • Stayed: March 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank so much Cynthia!
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5

Great stay all around

  • 5 of 5

We were there late Feb/early Mar 2017. The place was fantastic in every way. Great location, amazing outdoor kitchen and living area. Clean, spacious, and comfortable rooms. The kitchen has everything you would ever need. The one thing that would put it over the top is if there were some plastic plates, bowls, and cups for kids! We would absolutely stay there next time in Todos Santos.

  • Submitted: Mar 18, 2017
  • Stayed: February 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you! And for sure I will put more kids stuff
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5

An beautiful place to stay in the heart of Todos Santos

  • 5 of 5

Veronica and Shannon's home is an awesome place to stay! They have clearly put a lot of thought and energy into making their home a beautiful and special place. One of the things that we loved about staying there was that a lot of the living space is outside. The kitchen and main living space are under a large palapa surrounded by lush and gorgeous plants. There was also a great sandy place for our three-year-old to play. They had lots of kids toys available which was awesome. The kitchen is well-equipped and we had everything we needed to make some great meals. The casitas where the bedrooms are are very cozy and stayed cool during the day. The beds were comfortable and we had all of the towels, blankets, etc. that we needed. The location of the house couldn't be better. It is a few blocks walk to some amazing food and shops. It is really a great place to stay if you want to experience life in the town of Todos Santos. The beach is a quick 5-10 minute drive away. Finally, Veronica was very friendly and responsive when making the reservations. Her mother lives next door and was also very helpful in getting us settled into the house. We would love to stay here again if we have the chance to return to Todos Santos! Thanks Veronica and Shannon!

  • Submitted: Dec 26, 2016
  • Stayed: December 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks so much for the amazing review.shannon and Veronica Howard
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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $60

$60 USD cleaning fee is paid upon arrival to the property.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Canceled bookings will not receive a refund

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