Luxurious, Private Beachfront Residence at Playa Las Tortugas(12 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:3-7 nights
- Property type:Villa
- Pets considered:Yes
- Wheel chair accessible:N/A
About the Property
Villa, 3 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 3 Baths, (Sleeps 6-8)
“The next morning, about 15 miles down the coast, I find my Shangri-La, the place I could recommend without reservation or caveat. I almost miss it as I vacillate about whether to follow a dirt road because of a sign that simply states Playa Las Tortugas.” The Washington Post.
Take a stroll on the pristine sandy beach that goes on as far as the eye can see.
Experience indescribable sunsets and watch a formation of pelicans fly just over the wave tops, or see whales breach and dolphins play practically in your vast front yard.
Paddle by canoe or kayak through the tidal mangrove estuary to see multitudes of tropical birds endemic to this beautiful state.
Have a relaxing and intense massage under the palapa by our talented massage therapist. Take in the aroma of blooming plumeria and just....relax.
Make yourself at home in the gourmet kitchen and prepare fresh fish for dinner purchased from the fisherman on the beach. You might also canoe to Platanitos for sarandeado style barbecued fish, or fresh shrimp cooked over a mesquite grill. Even better, enjoy a traditional meal prepared by our wonderful cook.
Our villa features three large bedrooms. Each bedroom has super quiet air conditioning, tv with dvd player and extensive library of books and dvds. The master patio has a magnificent view overlooking the ocean and yard filled with tropical plants. The third bedroom is attached to the house, but with a private entrance and ensuite bathroom with tub and shower. Relax with a wonderful candlelight bubble bath. The surf and stars will lull you to sleep each night.
Our living area is furnished in tropical furniture with eclectic art work from all over the world that enhances the feeling of peace and tranquility at our villa. The dining area is outside on the terrace overlooking the pool and the ocean. The gourmet kitchen features a dishwasher, side by side refrigerator with icemaker and numerous small appliances.
Our pool area features a fountain and casita bar complete with sink and refrigerator, including glassware and dishes for entertaining. View the Pacific Ocean from the infinity edge of the pool while surrounded by palms and lush tropical vegetation. You may want to have a soak in the hot tub while watching the sunset.
Enjoy the magic of our corner of the world. Mi casa es tu casa!
The entire state of Nayarit area enjoys one of the most favorable climates in the world. Average daily year-round temperatures range from highs of 80-85 degrees (perfect beach weather) to lows of 60-70 degrees (perfect sleeping weather). Swim year round, but consider packing a light sweater for the evenings in the winter months. Rain, when it falls, generally occurs between June and September as night-time or pre-dawn thundershowers.
You can visit small typical Mexican villages, enjoy fresh fish and other local seafood at small rustic beachfront restaurants, tour a tropical river and waterfalls, see historic San Blas, and drive up through the foothills of the Sierra Madre mountains to colonial Tepic where crafts of the Huichol Indians are found.
Playa Las Tortugas has kilometers of uncrowded, clean sand beach, and a number of activities both on property and nearby such as Surfing, Wave Kayaking, Boogie Boarding, Fishing, and Shelling, Canoeing, Whale Watching, Bird Watching, Walking or Running on Miles of Sand Beach, and Sea Turtle Conservation activities (during season) at the Sea Turtle Conservation Camp. Frequently there is one festival or another in small towns within an hour of our location. There are a number of excursions you might take, with or without a guide.
Playa Las Tortugas is located on a section of coastline which is nesting habitat of several species of sea turtle in the beautiful state of Nayarit, Mexico 70 miles north of the Puerto Vallarta (PVR) International Airport and about 50 miles west of Tepic, the colonial capital of Nayarit.
We are happy to arrange transportation for you in our private shuttle, you may rent a car and drive your self which a large number of our guests do, or if you'd like to be more adventurous you may decide to come by bus and local taxi. We can send you details on the numerous car rental companies, or instructions on which buses and local taxis to take. It's quite easy to find your way from the Puerto Vallarta International Airport to Playa Las Tortugas, and the roads are normally well-maintained. Your valid driver's license is accepted in Mexico, and the driving rules are virtually the same as most countries. Write us for a copy of detailed driving instructions and a map. Your scenic drive north from the airport takes less than 2 hours and goes through areas of old-growth jungle and coastal hills.
Your vacation place in the sun on miles of tropical beach awaits!'
Keywords: Beachfront villa at Playa las Tortugas, quiet, tranquil, surfing, miles of beach, north of Puerto Vallarta and Sayulita.
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Member since: 2003
- Children Welcome
- Non Smoking Only
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Housekeeper Included
- Private Chef
Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 6-8
Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms
- Bottled water, Canoes and kayaks available, Ceiling fans, Cook available, Daily maid service, Blender, Coffee grinder, Coffee maker, Spices, Toaster, Gardens: private and large common area gardens with hundreds of tropical plants, Housekeeper included, Iron and ironing board, Massage available, Outdoor shower. Hair dryer ....moreless
- DVD Player
- Away From It All
Local Services & Businesses
- Massage Therapist
- Bird Watching
- Eco Tourism
- Horseback Riding
- Sight Seeing
- Whale Watching
- Wildlife Viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Surf Fishing
- Dining Area
- Air Conditioning:
- Clothes Dryer:
- Covered Parking
- Hair Dryer
- Iron & Board
- Linens Provided
- Living Room
- Mobile Phone:
- Parking Off Street
- Towels Provided
- Washing Machine:
- Wireless Internet:
- Catering Available:
- Coffee Maker
- Cooking Utensils
- Deck / Patio:
- Outdoor Grill
Pool / Spa
- Communal Pool:
- Hot Tub
- Housekeeper Included
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
Jan 3 - May 31, 2017
3 night min stay
Jun 1 - Oct 15, 2017
3 night min stay
Oct 16 - Dec 19, 2017
3 night min stay
Dec 20 - Jan 3, 2018
7 night min stay
Changeover Day: Wednesday
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- Refundable Damage Deposit $500
- Taxes Not included
Fifty per cent deposit, balance and security deposit due 45 days prior to arrival.
Manager's cancellation policy:
Policy available by contacting manager when booking
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Boogie Boarding, Canoeing, Whale Watching, Bird Watching, Walking and Running on over 5 miles of sand beach, Deep Sea Fishing, Sea Turtle Conservation activities, Children's Pool, Excursions to waterfall and other sights, Wave-surfing in the kayaks or on boogie boards, Canoeing in the calm waters of the estuary, Surfing or Surf-fishing in front of the property, Enjoying a boat ride for Coastal Sightseeing, Ocean Fishing trips, Horseback Riding down several miles of the beach, Bird watching in our 1100 acres of tidal mangrove estuary; The El Cora Waterfall is found just outside the small mountain village of El Cora where you'll discover several beautiful waterfalls...the highest is over 100 feet and has a wonderful pool at the bottom of it, The closest golf courses are at Tepic (about 1 hour 15 minutes) where you can play all day for about $50 USD while your family enjoys the swimming pools and tennis courts.
- Primary: 530 412-3004 If calling from Mexico use 001 530 412-3004.
- Secondary: Mexico 001 530 412-3004 No Espanol. Por favor enviame correo electronic0.
Links to more information:
Villa Las Mañañitas at Playa Las Tortugas
Your gourmet kitchen, cooks available as an option.
Great room living area, breakfast bar, and terraces to dining and the pool.
Lovely tiled bathroom.
Upstairs master bedroom with private balcony overlooking the ocean.
Another master bedroom with sliding doors to veranda.
Built in gas grill.
Outdoor dining area near the pool and jacuzzi.
Upstairs under the palapa for your morning coffee!
Help release baby turtles in the summer and fall
The beach at Playa Las Tortugas, our house is about midway hidden in palm trees.
Entryway into Mananitas
Main level bedroom and terrace leading to the pool.
Private balcony off master.
Lush tropical garden around the house and pool.
What a view from the upstairs palapa.
The beachfront palapa and hammock.
Help release endangered sea turtles!
Fishermen and frigate birds on the beach.
Surfing at Playa las Tortugas!
This listing was first published here in 2005.
Date last modified - Thursday, April 20, 2017
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