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Water front one bedroom with pool/free bikes

Sleeps3
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms2
Half Baths1
Space 750 sq. ft.
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 4 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Waterfront,view,private, pool,walking distance,ocean close,bikes

This one bedroom suite is one of three suites in a villa located on the end of the canal closest to the village with water on 2 sides. It is gated from the street, once inside it boasts one of the best views in Barra. Please note, managers are available to help if needed 24 hours 12 months a year and will be there to greet you with beverages and snacks upon arrival your arrival November through April 30th.

This suite is located on the corner of the property with own bbq lounges and patio furnishings. There is a private outside screened dining area, perfect for meals and visiting. Inside you will find a spacious living room with huge doors that open too the terrace, beautiful built in comfortable sofa that converts to a Queen size bed for 2 more people. There is a well stocked full kitchen with Island and ambiance lights throughout, and walls are decorated with owners paintings. Go up three steps and you will find the bedroom with king size bed and shutters that open to overlook the living room and the view.

Across from the bedroom you will find the bathroom decorated with stained glass, double sinks and a big shower.

Go out side to the common to the common area there is a pool, palapa, hammocks, out door kitchen, private dock area. You can join the other guests for happy hour listening to the song birds, charter a boat, or have a dinner prepared for you.

In the morning the French baker will come by with fresh baked goods delivered to your dock.

A car is optional, we are close enough to everything to walk but far enough away you will not hear the traffic and noise from town. Guests are welcome to use the bikes provided on a first come bases. You can get all you need in the way of groceries and there are many great places to eat, everything from the best inexpensive taco stands to high end dining. If you are looking to get way from business of the big city and want it all in a smaller setting, this is the place is for you, It is all at your finger tips.

Note: Our place is a licensed business. When booking a rental it is important to find out if the place you rented is licensed. If it is not and the owners rent without a license and do not pay taxes, authorities are notified you may be told to leave. Always ask.

More Details

Owner
Barb
Member since: 2007
Speaks: english, spanish
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
August 16, 2017

About Barb

Both in the hospitality industry all our lives ,we wanted to create a beautiful space in the best part of Mexico!

Barb purchased this villa in 2007

Why Barb chose Jalisco

Surrounded by water on 2 of three sides,private with views every where,perfect for a vacation.

What makes this villa unique

The baker comes by water daily in the season, fisherman go out daily and you can be picked up at the dock in a water taxi or call a cab.

Amenities

Barra de Navidad Villa Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • villa
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 750 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 3
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
  • smoking allowed
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Downtown
  • Mountain View
  • Village
  • Water View
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
    - there are only 2 bathrooms,one out side and one inside
  • you would use the out door bathroom if you stayed in the converted art studio
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 3
  • master overlook living room shutters open
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Toys
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Bicycles ...
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Tennis ...
Suitability:
  • limited accessibility
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
Onsite Services:
  • Massage
  • Private Chef
Attractions:
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • marina
  • restaurants
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
there is a sofa bed that sleeps 2

Reviews

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(5 traveler reviews)

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Water front one bedroom with pool/free bikes
average rating of 5.0 based on 5 reviews
5

Quaint relaxing little Oasis

  • 5 of 5

This was our first visit to Barra de Navidad and won't be our last. The town is very quaint and felt safe at all times as we walked to and from town every day. Our stay at Villa Santa Barbara was everything we had hoped for. The premium suite was appointed with everything you need for your stay. Had wonderful sleeps in the King size bed with the cool breeze from the canal keeping it at a perfect temperature. Barry and Barb were the perfect hosts making you feel like their home was our home. We are really looking forward to our next visit to Barra where we will definitely stay at Villa Santa Barbara. Debra & Paul Feb 2017

  • Submitted: Mar 5, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Debra and Paul we loved having you as our guests. You were both so easy going,fun and positive (as well as helpful) and we look forward to seeing you both again.
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5

Best Accommodation in Barra de Navidad!

  • 5 of 5

This was our first visit to Barra and to Villa Santa Barbara for a one month vacation. You couldn't ask for a better place to stay starting with the fabulous one bedroom Villa located on the canal surrounded by water on two sides and then there were our gracious hosts...Barbara and Barry who made everything else fall into place.

The highlight of our mornings was purchasing croissants or other goodies from the "French Bakery" boat that stopped at our private dock. Watching the local fishing boats go by was also a daily activity, not to mention the frequent dips in the beautiful pool.

If you are a Pickleball enthusiast, the courts are only a 5 minute walk away and a very energetic group of players will welcome you.

All in all, a perfect vacation. Thanks again to Barbara and Barry.

Sandra & Lorenzo

  • Submitted: Apr 10, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Sidney, B C Canada
5

Great Holiday

  • 5 of 5

Barra de Navidad is a quaint, interesting, slow old fashioned fishing village well worth a visit. There is no better place to stay for a relaxing holiday than at the Villas Santa Barbara, where Barry and Barbara as hosts will ensure you have every comfort. The villas are well placed enabling access into the village either by a short walk, taxi or a water taxi. After a day in the village it is a delight to jump into the pool and after socialize on the patio either in the sun or the shade of the palapa. Based upon holidaying there for 3 weeks we can strongly recommend this location for a relaxing, worry free holiday.

  • Submitted: Jan 26, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: It was such a pleasure to see such enthusiastic seniors full of life and wanting to experience everything. We enjoyed having met you both and hope we see you both in the future!
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Red Deer, Alberta, Canada
5

Perfecto!!!

  • 5 of 5

If you want to experience a little piece of paradise, this is the place for you. We have stayed at Barb & Barry's place a few times before & will definitely return again soon. The villa is well appointed, well equipped and our hosts went above & beyond to make our stay the BEST! Imagine sitting by the pool or under the palapa in the morning when the French Baker comes up the canal delivering all sorts of breads & tasty bakery treats. Then there is the pool with shade & sun everywhere any time of the day. The palapa offers seating for many friends, watching the fishing boats go by. The decor is wonderful and the beds make you feel like you are at home. We thank you, Barb & Barry for making a wonderful & beautiful "home away from home" for us to visit a few times each year. Thank you for your friendship, hospitality & your fantastic villa :). Dale & Jojo (Red Deer, Ab) April 2016

  • Submitted: Apr 11, 2016
  • Stayed: Mar 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Best of Costalegre

  • 5 of 5

Villa Santa Barbara has something for everyone, and hosts Barb and Barry do everything possible to make sure each guest finds just the right experience. They have fabulous recommendations for day trips, restaurants, fishing, swimming, snorkeling, local entertainment and more. This is a wonderful setting for a rest, for art, for activity and for adventure. The suite is colorful, tastefully decorated, spacious and very comfortable. The villa itself has lovely common areas for swimming, barbecuing, reading and watching canal life. We always felt safe and welcome. The short distance to town is easily navigated by foot, bicycle or cab. Barra merchants and restaurant owners are friendly and gracious. The visit every morning from the French Bakery boat is a treat not to be missed, also. This was a wonderful trip-we will be back!

  • Submitted: May 6, 2015
  • Stayed: Mar 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
20 Miles
Manzanillo
Nearest Motorway
2 Miles
Barra de Navidad
Nearest Beach
1 Miles
8 min walking
Car: not necessary

This is a quaint little fishing village locates 3 hour south of Puerto Vallarta or 45 minutes North of Manzanillo. We are minutes from the center which has a beach ,shopping, grocerys, restaurants,night life and the best sun sets in the world!

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Rates & Availability

Barra de Navidad Villa Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
CAD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
mid
Jun 1 2017 - Nov 3 2017
5 night minimum stay
$103
$709
 
 
mid
Nov 4 2017 - Dec 15 2017
4 night minimum stay
$112
$785
 
 
high
Dec 16 2017 - Jan 5 2018
7 night minimum stay
$1,183
 
 
prime
Jan 6 2018 - Mar 31 2018
6 night minimum stay
$158
$1,104
 
 
My Standard Rate
6 night minimum stay
$158
$1,104
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $39.43
Damage Deposit $118.29

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Canceled bookings will not receive a refund
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