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THE DREAM CONDO--SPECTACULAR OCEANVIEW STUDIO IN THE AMAPAS AREA OF OLD TOWN

Sleeps2
Bedrooms Studio
Bathrooms1
Space 678 sq. ft.
Property type studio
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Welcome to The Dream Condo at 353 Amapas which is Puerto Vallarta's newest, oceanview studio. This contemporary, fourth floor studio is in a brand-new condominium that has a spectacular ocean view of Banderas Bay—second largest in the world. You can even hear the waves breaking from it! A video of the studio and the building can be viewed on YouTube by searching the key phrase “thedreamcondo”.

It is ideally located in one of the most desirable and safest neighborhoods on the south side of Puerto Vallarta which is known as “Old Town” in the “Romantic Zone.” Getting around Puerto Vallarta is very easy. You can walk everywhere you may want to go except for a supermarket like Walmart or a cinema. There is also a taxi stand within a couple minute walk from the building. Access to public transportation is about a 10-minute walk. Both modes of transportation are inexpensive.

The condominium is just a 5 minute walk from the world-famous Los Muertos Beach and behind the well-known Blue Chairs resort. It is very convenient to local restaurants, bars and boutiques.

The studio is filled with high-end finishes such as custom-made parota furniture and indirect lighting. There is a very large balcony with a complete set of rattan furniture—perfect for dining and entertaining. The windows running the full length of the balcony are equipped with blackout roller shades.

There is a smart 3D TV which can be connected to the Internet for video streaming Netflix, an all-region Blue Ray DVD, Wii, and Sonos wireless sound system that is controlled by a cell phone, pad or laptop. All of the above are housed in a dresser that also serves as a room divider. It also contains a leaf that pulls out which can be used as a work space and/or a dining table.

The beautiful kitchen has a granite countertop, a double stainless sink, and all the small appliances are Cuisinart.

Both the toilet and shower are in separate glass enclosures and the bathroom entrance has a folding door for privacy. The shower has a marble bench as well as a marble surround and the cabinet around the sink has a marble surface. All fixtures in the kitchen and bathroom are Moen.

This condo has an ensuite digital combination safe that can accommodate up to a 13" laptop and other valuables as well as a peep hole in the entrance door. The studio is equipped with a hard-wired smoke/fire alarm, carbon monoxide/natural gas detector and a fire extinguisher. There is also bottled water for guests to drink and cook with.

The condominium complex has a fitness center, infinity pool, Jacuzzi, a professional stainless steel BBQ, satellite TV and Wi-Fi on the roof garden with an excellent view of the surroundings.

One cleaning per week is included in the rental rates. The king size bed has 600-thread count Egyptian cotton sheets for extra comfort. There are also beach towels.

This complex is very safe and is equipped with an entry intercom as well as security cameras at both the Amapas and Highway 200 entrances. The side of the condo balcony that abuts another one is protected by a privacy/security barrier. There is also an Administrator as well as a maintenance person on site.

This vacation property has a no smoking (except on the roof), no pets and no children policy.

Renters are subject to condominium rules.

Please note that this studio is available for long term rentals. Kindly inquire for special rates.

More Details

Owner
George Eagan Ginther
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english, spanish
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
May 18, 2017

Guestbook comments from the owner

Hi Shane,



Aaron tells me you and Paul were wonderful guests. I really appreciate the fact that you took great care of my studio. Hopefully, you will give me the opportunity to host you again.



I have had a problem giving you a 5-star rating, but VRBO will manually post it for me in the near future.



Best regards,



George
Nov 2016
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Amenities

Amapas Studio Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • studio
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 678 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 2
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • not suitable for children
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • Events Allowed
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Ocean View
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Elevator
  • Fitness Room / Equipment
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
Bedrooms:
  • Studio, Sleeps 2
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Games
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub
Onsite Services:
  • Concierge
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hot air ballooning
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • paragliding
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • rock climbing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Check-in 3 pm or later & Checkout 10:00 am or earlier unless other arrangements are made with the property manager.

Reviews

Excellent! 4.5/5 -
(11 traveler reviews)

THE DREAM CONDO--SPECTACULAR OCEANVIEW STUDIO IN THE AMAPAS AREA OF OLD TOWN
average rating of 4.5454545 based on 12 reviews
5

Awesome place and location!!!

  • 5 of 5

Great place to stay. Very comfortable and close to everything needed - beach, restaurants, shopping etc. Planning to stay again next year! Many thanks to George and the PVRPV team!

  • Submitted: May 22, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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St. Louis
5

This is the dream condo!

  • 5 of 5

This studio is located in a new secure building in the Los Muertos Beach area. It is nicely appointed, with large panel glass sliding doors and a large outdoor deck. There is a view of the bay and the area is quite. Reaching the beach is down one flight of public steps and groceries, restaurants, shopping and entertainment are just blocks away in old town Puerto Vallarta. We will happily return for a future stay.

  • Submitted: Jan 16, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Vancouver, BC Canada
5

Great Condo!

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I stayed here for two weeks. We were already familiar with the area as we have stayed and have always said we were going to try this building. Firstly George was always quick to respond during the booking procedure and to answer any questions we had.

His unit is very nice and was perfect for our stay. It is a large studio, we normally book on bedrooms and never did we regret our decision. I loved everything about the unit. The kitchen as well stocked and I can not say enough about how comfortable that bed is! The roof top pool is amazing! We met many people staying in the building and even made some new lasting friends. The only few issues we had was that we had arranged to be picked up by Aaron and there was a bit of confusion with this as he was not there but someone else came instead and I was not aware this was happening. Plus she was late due to traffic. Not a big deal in the grand scheme of things but it did add some confusion to the beginning of the trip.

We had a few requests during our stay like we had no drinking water on arrival and a few other supply related concerns but Aaron dealt with them promptly!

We visit PV at least two times a year and we will stay in this unit again!

  • Submitted: Dec 21, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Friendswood, Tx
5

Perfecto!!

  • 5 of 5

My boyfriend and I stayed for 6 days in this great condo! The whole building is great! Very clean and up to date! The view of the ocean was great from the room. Enjoyed eating breakfast on the patio every morning listening to the ocean! The kitchen has every thing you need to cook! There's a little market a few blocks away where we bought everything we needed! There's a lot of water provided so you don't have to buy any! Bed was comfy with great feeling sheets! Plenty of linens and large beach towels! We didn't feel like it was too far as we walked everywhere! The bus will pick you up in front of the condo. Yasmin greeted us and was great! I got an ear infection while I was there and she even called a doctor for me to make sure I got the right medicine! The infinity pool is amazing! Can't say enough about how nice it was watching the sunset every day from the pool! Everyone we met in the unit was very friendly! We will be back soon as possible and will choose this condo again!

  • Submitted: Jul 4, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: I began renting my studio soon after the condominium was completed in 2013. There have been no more than a handful of guests that were truly exceptional such as Kasee and her boyfriend. They really deserve the highest rating possible. Kasee booked her reservation 3 months in advance of her arrival. She arranged the trip to celebrate her boyfriend’s birthday. My studio is ideal for such special occasions and Kasee took full advantage of the concierge services available. Kasee checked with me on a number of things in advance of her trip. My property manager and I both noticed on how appreciative Kasee was for any assistance we provided her. It makes a difference when a guest like Kasee is so pleasant.
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5

Absolutely Loved It!

  • 5 of 5

It was a great experience from the very beginning. The owner was great to work with. He was very helpful and personable. The location is excellent. Just blocks away from restaurants and the beach is just down the hill. Within walking distance of everything. The condo is beautiful and the infinity pool was to die for. We will be going back for sure!

  • Submitted: Jun 21, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Great place for couples

  • 5 of 5

We stayed for 10 nights in this beautiful studio.

Modern kitchen/bathroom, the bed was very comfortable. Lots of space for a couple.

The view from the balcony is amazing, we spent hours drinking morning coffee and enjoying the view and quiet.

The location is perfect we walked to everything including conchas chinas to the south.

We loved the roof top area............can't say enough. Great for entertaining as we did a few times. The barbq is like new and we used it several times.

The pool is great for laps and the view is amazing.

Would highly recommend this place for couples of all ages.

Lynne & Frank

Victoria, BC

  • Submitted: Jun 15, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
15 Kilometres
Puerto Vallarta
Nearest Barpub
0.1 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
10 Metres
200
Nearest Restaurant
0.1 Kilometres
Blue Chairs
Nearest Beach
0.1 Kilometres
Los Muertos
Car: not necessary

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Rates & Availability

Amapas Studio Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Low Season
Apr 29 2017 - Oct 27 2017
3 night minimum stay
$95
$575
$1,950
 
 
Late High Season
Oct 28 2017 - Dec 15 2017
3 night minimum stay
$145
$1,000
$2,800
 
 
Holiday
Dec 16 2017 - Jan 5 2018
7 night minimum stay
$1,325
 
 
Early High Season
Jan 6 2018 - Apr 27 2018
3 night minimum stay
$150
$1,000
$3,255
 
 
Low Season
Apr 28 2018 - Oct 26 2018
3 night minimum stay
$100
$630
$2,170
 
 
Late High Season
Oct 27 2018 - Dec 21 2018
3 night minimum stay
$150
$1,000
$3,255
 
 
Holiday Period
Dec 22 2018 - Jan 4 2019
7 night minimum stay
$1,400
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$95
$575
$1,950
 

Additional information about rental rates

Property Damage Protection $59

INITIAL DEPOSIT

•50% deposit is due at time of booking if your arrival date is more than 30 days away.
•100% payment is due at time of booking if your reservation arrival date is within 30 days.

FINAL PAYMENT

•Final payment is due 60 days before your arrival date.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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

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