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2 Bedroom ground floor condo on the 4th hole of the Mayan Palace golf course

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 6 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

2 bedroom , 2 bathroom ground floor condo, large porch overlooking golf course a

This condo is conveniently situated on the ground floor with a view over the Mayan Palace golf course 4th hole tee-off. Parking close by-40yards. This unit arguably has the largest porch in Club La Costa with outside dining table seating 6 and separate lounge area seating 4 . Open area design inside. 2 bedrooms with 2 twin beds and one queen bed.2 bathrooms, one on-suite with showers in each.

Kitchen is fully equipped with all kitchen appliances including stove, fridge, microwave oven and dishwasher and all cutlery, plates, bowls, and glasses within easy reach. Laundry:Washer and dryer on porch. 2 Air conditioning units, one for the main area and one for the main bedroom. Ceiling fans in all rooms.

Large flat screen television with satellite connection. Blu-Ray DVD player and Bose

sound system with connection for iPhone and other smart phones, tablets and devices.

Router for wireless internet access included.

Villa II swimming pool 30 feet away and large complex swimming pool 80 yards from front door.

300 yards from beach access next to Solaris Hotel.

Mega Store for all your shopping needs is 10 minutes walking distance away. Downtown and most restaurants can be reached in 15-20 minutes walking.

San Jose is more tranquil than the adjacent Cabo San Lucas and is known for its good restaurants, family friendly atmosphere and cultural activities.

For more information visit: allaboutsanjosedelcabo.com

More Details

Owner
Jaco Fourie
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english, Afrikaans
Response time:
Within 2 days
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
November 9, 2017

About Jaco Fourie

We live in Terrace, British Columbia, Canada quite far north in the province.

I'm a physician leader responsible for the treatment of cancer patients in a large geographical area, overseeing 9 cancer clinics and 17 physicians. My wife is a busy general practitioner.

We're passionate about the outdoors in general and about the Southern Baja and San Jose in particular.

We also believe in delivering quality products and integrity in our dealings with our guests.

Jaco Fourie purchased this condo in 2008

Why Jaco Fourie chose Club de Golf Fonatur

We jumped at the opportunity when this condo became available during construction in 2007/2008.

We've already fallen under the spell of the area with it's wonderful weather, people and diverse activities.

The sense of safety and tranquility of San Jose is hard to beat and it's become our favourite destination.We can't help to return to the Baja even when we have other tropical destination alternatives.

There are activities for everyone including swimming with dolphins, ziplining, whale watching, fishing, snorkelling and fine dining.

All activities are also in close proximity and many activities can be booked through the Solaris Hotel just down the access road or booked on-line.

Most of the La Costa condo owners are Canadians or Americans and are friendly, helpful and ready with good information.

What makes this condo unique

The condo itself has a unique design as it's on the ground floor with a wide sweeping porch that can accommodate 2 sets of tables and chairs.

It's nicely secluded as we only have a neighbour on one side.

The rest of the condo is adjacent to the golf course and a beautiful cactus garden full of humming birds, orioles and doves early in the morning.

The proximity of the Villa II swimming pool is very convenient and a popular alternative.

This condo is quiet and peaceful because of the aforementioned reasons but also because it's shielded from traffic and main thoroughfares.

The fishing in the Sea of Cortez is spectacular and the contentness we feel when barbecuing fresh yellowfin tuna on the porch with the sun going down over the San Jose hills is difficult to describe.

The convenience of the ground floor and proximity to the parking lot are great bonuses of this unit.

After leaving the quiet of Villa II the coffee shops,bars and restaurants of the Zona Hoteliera are literally a stone throw and 3 minutes away.

Amenities

Club de Golf Fonatur Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 0
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:30 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Golf Course Front
  • Golf Course View
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • Showers in both bathrooms
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • 2 twin beds in one bedroom and queen in master
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
Outside:
  • Boat
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Tennis
  • Water Sports Gear ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Private Pool
Onsite Services:
  • Car Available
Attractions:
  • health/beauty spa
  • marina
  • restaurants
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • deepsea fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf privileges optional
  • rock climbing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
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2 Bedroom ground floor condo on the 4th hole of the Mayan Palace golf course
average rating of 4.8461537 based on 13 reviews
4

Good location. Comfortable unit.

  • 4 of 5

Great location. Easy 35 minute walk to center of old town San Jose. Several good restaurants within a couple of blocks of condo. Easy 15 minute walk to Mega Store for grocery shopping. Unit is very clean and well supplied with all necessary kitchen utensil's. On the negative side, the unit, and the furnishings are showing their age. Overall enjoyed our stay.

  • Submitted: Apr 12, 2017
  • Stayed: March 2017
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5

Great Location.

  • 5 of 5

This was our first visit to San Jose del Cabo and we absolutely loved it. Everything was exactly as advertised. The wrap around deck was wonderful and we enjoyed our morning coffee on the deck watching the golf. Easy walking distance to restaurants, bars and shops and to the beach. The walk into the centre of town was a little further but still worth it.

Everything was perfect and we would definitely return.

Thanks for everything Jaco.

  • Submitted: Mar 8, 2017
  • Stayed: February 2017
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3-4stars.

  • 4 of 5

Well positioned for walking out.

  • Submitted: Jan 31, 2017
  • Stayed: January 2017
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5

Very well located condo

  • 5 of 5

The condo is very convenient. It has all the equipment you need. We loved the view on the cactus garden and the golf course. Contact with Jaco was easy and friendly.

  • Submitted: Dec 23, 2016
  • Stayed: November 2016
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5

Best place to relax, close to everything

  • 5 of 5

Nice place, great view, very quiet, you can really relax after a day of beach or adventure activities.

No complaints, got everything as advertised.

Best return for the price.

A place to come back.

  • Submitted: Aug 18, 2016
  • Stayed: July 2016
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5

Perfect Stay

  • 5 of 5

This is the third time we've stayed at Club LaCosta, and this was the best of the 3 places we've rented. Great ground floor unit, with a large patio, comfortable beds!

  • Submitted: Apr 8, 2016
  • Stayed: March 2016
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Map

Nearest Airport
10 Miles
San Jose Del Cabo
Nearest Beach
300 Metres
San Jose del Cabo beach
Car: recommended

# 102, Villa II, Fase III La Costa Golf Condiminiums

San Jose BCS.

Food and supplies

-Basic small items can be obtained from the corner store across from Rock and Brew, 100 yards down the access road from the condo.

-Megastore carries about everything you need; about a10-15 minute walk with ample parking. There’s also a Starbucks

Don’t buy seafood or fresh meat products from Mega.

-COSCO is about a 20 minute drive towards Cabo San Lucas. It has excellent seafood and meat products and a good selection of wine.

Maybe purchase a bag of ice from Cosco to keep in the freezer for margaritas.

WALMART is not far away with fresh and well-kept food, good wine prices and good variety overall.

Restaurants

-Our favorite restaurant with the best view in San Jose is the Seven Seas at Cabo Surf Hotel. After you leave SJ towards Cabo San Lucas you’ll engage a hill with a sharp curve to the right. Slow down, keep in the left lane as an awkward and sharp turn to the left through a narrow gap in the center barrier is coming up. Be careful when crossing over. Drive to the gate and the guard will let you in to the lower parking lot.

Cabo Surf Hotel has an excellent spa with great massages and pedicures.

-Habaneros is situated towards the city center. It’s a 10 minute walk walk down the Boulevard Mijares The first little center you’ll come to has several restaurants and Habaneros is around the middle of the little complex.

-Don Sanchez in the downtown area has good albeit rather expensive Mexican food-good for dinners.

-Tropicana is worth the visit just to see the interior décor and their food is good-breakfast and dinner.

-Baan Thai is within walking distance of the condo in the art walk area next to Baha Brewery Restaurant. It has a wonderful atmosphere especially in the courtyard area and fantastic Thai/Malaysian food.

-Asi & Asado also known as the “Taco Stand” serves the most authentic tacos in the whole BCS but is tricky to get to.

-Mis Suenos in CSL in the marina is a great place to go for seafood but again tricky to get to.

-The Drunken Sailor in Playita (contiguous to San Jose) is a 10 minute drive from the condo and probably the best bargain in San Jose from a price and quality of food perspective. Drive to the Playita marina and look to your left just before the El Ganso Hotel.

Driving

-Driving can be disconcerting in the Baja. It’s basically give and take especially in the roundabouts and make sure you make eye contact before proceeding.

-Try to keep close to the speed limit-you don’t want to be stopped by the Federales.

-Ask John to brief you on what to do in the case of an accident-it will be best to call him right away.

-Don’t jump amber traffic lights.

Safety

San Jose and environs are very safe and walking to the downtown area even in the evening poses no particular risks.

La Costa has its own security service and the grounds are constantly patrolled. This is more to discourage petty theft than anything else.

Swimming beaches

-The 2 main swimming beaches are Chilenos and Santa Maria on the way to CSL and it’s easy to access.

There is excellent snorkeling at both beaches. There are beach chairs and umbrellas as well as a beach umbrella in the garage.

The best snorkeling is usually before 10 am and the beach gets really busy with boat- borne visitors from the cruise ships by 11 am which puts the fish down.

-Medano beach in Cabo San Lucas is world famous .

The Baha Cantina restaurant at Medanos is usually the best bet. It can be tricky to get there.

Drive straight into CSL, stay in the left lane and turn left at MacDonalds. Keep going and when you get to the almost top of the hill, signs will direct you to turn left to Medanos or “Playa Publica” –you have to turn right again about 1 or 2 streets down. Don’t try to find parking but use the Baha Cantina valet service in the circle on your right adjacent to the statue of a man and his fish.

Cleaning and laundry

Rosario, our cleaning lady can be pre-booked but every 4-5 days or so might be appropriate. She also does laundry.

$30-$40 USD/day.

There is an iron and ironing board in the spare room and cleaning supplies and brooms etc. in the steel closet on the porch.

Condo, communication, entertainment money etc.

-The router user name and password is taped on top of the router as well as Juan the IT guy’s contact info. -Be sure to switch off data roaming on your cell. A data-roaming package is available from most carriers.

-The ceiling fan on the porch is also great but remember to switch it on at the wall switches inside the condo to the right of the sliding door.

-There is a Bose Wave sound system and a cable to attach your iPhone/iPad to listen to music.

-To get Pesos use the ATM machines at the bank, as it’s cheaper.

-Ask John Hasey about a whale watching or fishing expedition in the Sea of Cortez.

-There are 2 swimming pools-one right next to the condo and bigger pool which is great. It also has a hot tub.

Enjoy your stay!

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $391.91

Vehicle for rent (Chevy Tahoe) at $50/day-cash payment on site.
Extra cleaning services available at $30/day including laundry.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Canceled bookings will not receive a refund