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SUMMER SEASON SPECIAL 20% OFF! Stunning Rooftop Views - Great Location

Sleeps7
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms3
Space 2,000 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 4 nights

Overview

About the property

3 bedroom, 3 bathroom with courtyard and rooftop deck

Designed and built by well known San Miguel artist Marion Perlet and famous architect Pedro Friedenberg.

From the moment you step though the door into the courtyard with the fountain, hummingbirds and star lights amid the bougainvilleas, you will feel the magic and charm of Casa Marion Perlet. This beautiful light filled space with art adorned walls is only a 10 minute walk to the Parroquia. The neighbourhood is a quiet, safe and well-travelled

The 'great room' boasts 14 ft ceilings, a canterra fireplace and Toller Cranston paintings. The kitchen features beautiful Turkish lamps that Marion brought back from Turkey and Toller designed the ornate fixtures. The bubbling courtyard with the hummingbirds flitting to their feeders and the star lights (specially made in San Miguel) twinkling at night to walking to Centro to a panoramic view of San Miguel.

More Details

Owner
Gail Vibe
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
June 11, 2017

About Gail Vibe

I was a huge fan of Marion Perlet's art and when she died on a cruise Nov/13 I remembered how charming her casa was and spontaneously bought it without even looking at it to purchase.

I had been coming to San Miguel for 5 years and had been very taken with the old world charm of San Miguel and also the increase in synchronicities while there.

Although at first I questioned my impulsive purchase (had to second mortgage my home in Toronto to purchase) I have come to realize that there are no accidents and the beauty and charm of this casa unfolds more with every visit!

Gail Vibe purchased this house in 2014

What makes this house unique

The bubbling courtyard with the hummingbirds flitting to their feeders and the star lights (specially made in San Miguel) twinkling at night to walking to Centro to a panoramic view of San Miguel

Amenities

Colonia Caracol House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 2000 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 7
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Smoking allowed ...
Location Type:
  • Downtown
  • Mountain View
  • Village
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , Main Floor
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Ensuite to Master Bedroom
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , combination tub/shower , shower , Adjoining Bedroom Two and Three
  • Main floor bathroom with shower Second floor ensuite with shower and bathtub Second floor new bathroom with bathtub and shower
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single , Can be made into a king bed
  • Master Bedroom with ensuite and queen bed Second bedroom with double bed and single bed and fireplace Third bedroom with two twins that can be made into a king bed
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Onsite Services:
  • Massage
  • Private Chef
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • ruins
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • golf privileges optional
  • mountain climbing

Reviews

5/5 -
(4 traveler reviews)

SUMMER SEASON SPECIAL 20% OFF! Stunning Rooftop Views - Great Location
average rating of 5.0 based on 4 reviews
5

Pictures do not do the house justice

  • 5 of 5

My wife, pup, cat and I had a wonderful stay in Nov. The house is more beautiful than the pictures could capture. The staff was very welcoming, helpful and very professional. We enjoyed the house very much and its location to the centro. Thank you Gail for being so accommodating with our fur babies we look forward to staying with you again.

  • Submitted: Dec 18, 2015
  • Stayed: Nov 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Wonderful Home!

  • 5 of 5

The house was beautiful, loved the decor. I loved the big mirror in the living room, wish I couldve taking it home :) My parents and I enjoyed the house. Leonor and Christina were very welcoming and helpful. Thank you Gail for being prompt with your responses and for being very informative. The list you provided helped me and my Fiancé getting around in SMA.

  • Submitted: Dec 11, 2015
  • Stayed: Dec 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

MAGICAL HOUSE

  • 5 of 5

ALTHOUGH THE HOUSE'S STREET IS A LITTLE BIT NARROW, THE HOUSE ITSELF IS A VERY SPECIAL ONE. WE COULN`T ENJOY IT AS MUCH AS WE COULD'VE JUST BECAUSE WE HAD TO BE OUT MOST OF THE DAY BUT IF POSIBBLE I WOULD'VE HAD BREAKFAST, LUNCH AND DINNER IN THE ROOF TOP!

SUPER!

  • Submitted: Jun 4, 2015
  • Stayed: May 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We find the house magical too!! Thank you so much and we look forward to your next visit!
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Millbrook, Ontario, Canada
5

A real gem!

  • 5 of 5

We recently spent 10 days in this charming casa. The house is beautifully appointed, with gorgeous art, wonderful lighting, and a great kitchen. The rooftop is to die for, sipping margaritas looking down unto the town in the evening with the sun setting behind the mountains. Absolutely gorgeous.

About a 15 minute walk to the Parroquia de San Miguel Arcangel.

Great home, great town. Highly recommend it.

  • Submitted: Apr 6, 2015
  • Stayed: Mar 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

Colonia Caracol House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Summer Season Special
May 19 2017 - Sep 1 2017
4 night minimum stay
$100
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest
 
Mid Season
Sep 2 2017 - Dec 17 2017
4 night minimum stay
$125
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest
 
Xmas Season
Dec 18 2017 - Jan 2 2018
4 night minimum stay
$175
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest
 
High Season
Jan 3 2018 - Apr 15 2018
4 night minimum stay
$150
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate
4 night minimum stay
$125
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $500
Cleaning $75

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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