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Casa Zinfandel - Sunny v399 Luxury 1BR 2 BA 2 Balconies

Sleeps2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms2
Space 1,000 sq. ft.
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

About the property

v399 Corner unit with 1 Bedroom, 2 Bath, 2 Furnished Balconies

Perfect location! The best of restaurants, shopping, night life, and the beach are just a short walk along the bougainvillea lined Basilio Badillo. Or head north to the Cathedral and the Malecon (boardwalk). The unit features a full kitchen, comfortable king sized four post bed and bathroom in suite, a full second bathroom, washer / dryer, flat screen TV, Wi-Fi, AC, and two furnished balconies! The quiet, secure building features a beautiful serene interior courtyard, and a rooftop terraza with salt water infinity pool, jacuzzis, barbecue and lounge areas, and views that have to be seen to be believed.

Please note: extended stays not available during high season. Weekly stays of one to three weeks preferred.

More Details

Owner
John Florence
Member since: 2015
Speaks: english, spanish
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
June 21, 2017

About John Florence

A grower of renowned Zinfandel grapes in Northern California's Sonoma County foothills, Puerto Vallarta has long been for me the perfect retreat for the times that the farming allows me to get away. I hope you'll help me make the most of my beautiful condo. Hopefully I can provide you a sample of my wine, but if not, there is a great wine shop and wine bar just around the corner! Cheers! Jack.

John Florence purchased this condo in 2015

Why John Florence chose Romantic Zone

As my other home on the vineyard is "away from it all", I've long been in search of an urban getaway where one can walk to a variety of attractions, great dining, shopping, nightlife -- without the need to drive. Puerto Vallarta has always been on my short list, due to it's idyllic winter weather, and renown for being Mexico's most open and accepting city, and easily accessible. I happened upon this building as a renter, and found the location, and the rooftop terrazzo, so appealing that I began to inquire about possibilities.

What makes this condo unique

Condos due vary quite a bit in this building, and I was fortunate to find one available with large corner windows and balconies. Although the building also includes studio apartments, I found the one bedroom setup to feel more like "at home"; it's a place I could stay for weeks or months at a time. The two outdoor balconies are the cherry on top!

Amenities

Emiliano Zapata Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 3
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 1000 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 2
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • not suitable for children
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only ...
Theme:
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Elevator
  • Garage ...
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • Master Suite with en suite bathroom includes comfortable king sized bed, flat screen TV and WiFi, and balcony.
Entertainment:
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • limited accessibility
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Hot Tub

Reviews

Excellent! 4.7/5 -
(7 traveler reviews)

Casa Zinfandel - Sunny v399 Luxury 1BR 2 BA 2 Balconies
average rating of 4.714286 based on 7 reviews
4

In The Heart Of It All

  • 4 of 5

My husband and I have been to Puerta Vallarta many times but always stayed along the beach. Not only did we not miss anything, we felt that we found so much more because we were in the middle of it all. From this location, you can walk down to the beach in the day, walk into town to the Makecon at night. There are bars and restaurants everywhere and all just outside the door. However, each night as we strolled home after a full day, we'd be amazed that just as you'd turned the corner to the condo, it would be quiet.

The condo itself is very clean and quite comfortable. The roof has ample seating and a beautiful infinity pool.

If I had recommendations for improvement, it would be for the site management. There are two hot tubs on the roof as well, but they are not kept hot. It would have been lovely to sit in the hot tub on the roof at night and look at the stars and light of the city.

  • Submitted: Apr 23, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Great location and perfect amenities

  • 5 of 5

This is our second time staying at V399 and we absolutely love it! John was easy to partner with and fast at responding to availability and questions. Very professional.

This was our first time in Casa Zinfandel but I loved having the second full bathroom. Definitely helps speed up getting ready in the morning to get to the beach. The location is fabulous! Right off the main drag of restaurants and bars but far enough that it's quiet and 3 blocks to the beaches. We loved waking up and making coffee and sitting on the balcony. Definitely will be back!

  • Submitted: Jan 3, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Wonderful

  • 5 of 5

Great condo in a perfect location.

The condo had everything one would need for a perfect stay.

Well equipped and Jack was very helpful when we needed anything.

Will definitely stay there again.

Thanks Jack

  • Submitted: Nov 26, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Wonderful!

  • 5 of 5

It was a week of paradise, felt like living amongst the locals and enjoying all the culture had to offer! Loved the condo, location was wonderful and within walking distance to everything you could want. The beach - just a couple blocks away! The rooftop pool was magical and the people there are all so friendly.

I will be back! Thank you John!

  • Submitted: May 3, 2016
  • Stayed: Apr 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Great Location/Great Condo

  • 4 of 5

This is our 2nd time staying at Casa Zinfandel and it was a pleasant stay. The condo was clean and ready when we got there. I would recommend to anybody who wants to stay in Old Town as this is in the V399 building -- excellent pool, security, elevators, and (of course) location.

  • Submitted: Apr 27, 2016
  • Stayed: Apr 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Casa Zinfandel Retreat

  • 5 of 5

Wow what a amazing property John ,great space great views and the firework display every night from the large kitchen window. Perfect location to everything possible and more.........beach buses restaurants theater. The condo tucked away but close to everything PVR has to offer. see you next February.

  • Submitted: Feb 28, 2016
  • Stayed: Feb 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Arthur, I'm so glad you enjoyed your stay. Seems many who rent in the v399 building come back every year. I've heard many nice comments about you, from the neighbors, who are already missing you. -- John
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Rates & Availability

Emiliano Zapata Condo Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Summer 2017
May 7 2017 - Nov 11 2017
7 night minimum stay
$800
$2,500
 
 
High Season 2017-18
Nov 12 2017 - Mar 24 2018
7 night minimum stay
$1,200
 
 
Holiday 2017
Dec 23 2017 - Dec 29 2017
7 night minimum stay
$1,750
Flat fee
 
 
My Standard Rate

Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$1,200
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $500

No smoking, no pets, no children under twelve.
Not available for extended stays high season. Stays of 1-3 weeks only.
Subject to the rules of the v399 building.
A fee for excess AC, Air Conditioning use well above and beyond historical norms, may be applied.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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