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Beachfront in Town with amazing views, enjoy Loreto without a car.

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms3
Space 3,000 sq. ft.
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 5 nights

Overview

About the property

2 Master Suites, a Gourmet Kitchen, stunning views from patio and 2 upper deck

Amazing beachfront home previously operated as a bed and breakfast for 15 years. The exceptional location close to town makes it easy to stay here without the need of a rental car. Should you wish to.explore We provide 4 bicycles and 3 single and one double kayak for your enjoyment. There is also a large selection of snokeling gear and floating devices .We are only 10 minutes from the airport so its easy and reasonable to get to our home. We can arrange fishing or tours and will make sure your stay is what you want.


Property Manager
Jeff and Linda Williams
Member since: 2015
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
January 20, 2018

About Jeff and Linda Williams

We live in Alaska and came to vacation in Loreto in 2014. We quickly fell in love with the small town and friendly atmosphere and decided to buy this property as retirement home to escape the cold and long Alaska winters.

Jeff and Linda Williams purchased this villa in 2015

Why Jeff and Linda Williams chose Loreto

This property was successfully operated as a Bed and Breakfast and outdoor Wedding location for over15 years. The previous owners sold it to us with its original furnishings and authentic décor. The home is so spacious and relaxing - perfect for two couples to each have their own private areas or for a mulit-generational family. In addition to the two suites that were formerly the rooms used for the B&B, we have added a 3rd bedroom with 1 single bed and 1 queen bed. There is also 2 roll-away bed that can be set up in one of the master suites for a younger children. For young adults or older children there is a sleeping loft with 2 4" futons. We have a !4 foot swim spa that can be heated or cooled also doubles as a 10 person hot tub.

What makes this villa unique

We bought this home because of the easy walk down the beach to reach town and the authentic feel of living in town rather than a resort community. Our private upper decks make you feel like your are completely secluded, yet when you step outside of our gate you are in a friendly neighborhood (many neighbors speak English) and part of the local community. The best part is the Beach is right there.

Amenities

Loreto Villa Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • villa
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 3000 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Beachfront ...
  • Downtown ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • Oceanfront ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Upper Suite bathroom - toilet , tub , shower , Beautiful views as you soak in the large 2 person tub
    Lower Suite bathroo - toilet , combination tub/shower , Sstep-down shower also is designed as a 2 person soaking tub
    Lower main bathroom - toilet , shower , Near the 3rd bathroom and available to main living area
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Lower Suite - 1 king
    Upstairs Suite - 1 king
    Sleeping loft - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom - 1 twin/ single , 1 sleep sofa /futon
  • The 2 suites are perfect for couples seeking their own private area within the house. The upstairs suite is the entire upper floor and includes 2 large private decks. Both suites have showers and large 2 person soaking tubs. The lower suite has a separate covered patio for a peaceful sip of coffee in the morning as you watch the sunrise.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Music Library ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Games ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Bicycles ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • 4 bicycles
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub ...
  • Private Pool ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • marina
  • restaurants
  • ruins
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • photography
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
Notes:
Welcome to Loreto Playa Boutique Casa, the most beautiful and romantic get-away in the quaint and historic town of Loreto, Baja California Sur, México. Located right on the beach, your private suite overlooks the stunning Sea of Cortez. Downtown Loreto and its many quaint shops and restaurants are just a short stroll away from this beautiful oasis, so you can easily vacation without the need of a rental car. This is the most private and exclusive vacation retreat in the town of Loreto. It was completely designed with couples in mind. Loreto Playa was operated as a premier Boutique Hotel and B&B for 15 years. Starting in 2015 we are offering our property as a private home with two beautiful suites and a third bedroom for children or a third couple. A swim spa is being installed in early 2016. Please browse through our website and see what our beautiful home has to offer you. Viva la romance! Leave your stress behind, come and enjoy!

Reviews

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Beachfront in Town with amazing views, enjoy Loreto without a car.
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5

Beautiful house in an excellent location. It's perfect for a couple or a multi-gen family

  • 5 of 5

The hosts were friendly, informative, helpful and responded quickly to requests. The local services they recommended were all great. We were very happy with the experience.

  • Submitted: Nov 29, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Laurie we look forward to your next visit.
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5

Lovely home in Loreto

  • 5 of 5

Great house, great location, wonderful landlords! Perfect for multi-family fun, easy, beautiful walks along the Sea of Cortez. Has everything you need from linens, kitchen stuff and water toys! Would highly recommend to anyone and will definitely be back. Don't sleep in and miss the sunrises.

  • Submitted: Jan 11, 2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your visit. We enjoyed meeting you. Jeff and Linda
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San Francisco, CA
5

Fantastic home in a great little town.

  • 5 of 5

Jeff and Linda were very helpful. Bicycles, kayaks, Beatrice’s market all added to the experience. We strongly recommend fishing with Jorge and touring with Francisco who were both simpatico and professional. The house and setting are both stunning.

  • Submitted: Jan 7, 2018
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Fairview, OR
5

So clean and comfortable

  • 5 of 5

Jeff and his wife Linda, are wonderful people! they made us feel so welcome, and were great about helping us navigate around town and finding things we needed. Jorge whom was recommended by Jeff took us fishing and snorkeling, and we had a fantastic time! Caught so much fish, we had plenty for our 10 days plus we gave some to Jorge, he filleted all of it for us and wow so delicious and fresh..We are already planning our next visit.

  • Submitted: Nov 13, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you it was a pleasure to meet you all. We look forward to your next visit.
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Medford, Oregon
5

Great House - very spacious

  • 5 of 5

This is a great house. Plenty of room for everyone. We are two couples who travel together frequently and really enjoyed having ample space to ourselves. Leti and David were fabulous and met us when we arrived. The cool tub was a great way to unwind. The views were amazing. Super simple to walk to the beach. Town is also walkable, but we were actually thankful to have a car so we could drive to dinner and back as well as to some of the outlying areas. Definitely not required though. A trip to Coronado island is a MUST. Jorge visited us on the first day and set us up to take us there and it was a super trip. Just make sure to communicate very clearly with him. He misunderstood that our husbands wanted to go fishing and came to the house at 7am and when he didn’t answe he banged on the downstairs window to wake us up. The house felt safe and everyone in town is extremely friendly. Orlando’s is a must - amazing breakfast and dinner. The coffee shop next to cafe Ole does amazing art on their coffee and the coffee at Sea Coffee was tasty. There are a couple of grocery stores and we found Ley to be the most reasonable. The owners were very responsive and friendly. They have kayaks and bikes and coolers and beach gear in the garage that came in handy and they have full washers and dryers. It was a great trip and this house is definitely top Notch. I recommend without hesitation.

  • Submitted: Oct 18, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

You will definitely want to stay here!!

  • 5 of 5

We have rented other houses in Mexico and this one by far has been the best. The house has all modern amenities but still has the authentic Mexican look and feel. Leticia, the housekeeper, was very friendly and accommodating. My father and husband used Jorge to go fishing and had a great time. Jorge's English was limited, but he gave them a fair price and had newer fishing gear. They caught many fish and we had a local restaurant, Mi Loreto, cook them for us. The food was amazing!! On the ocean side of the house is a grove of trees that were full of birds. We are not official "Bird Watchers" but thoroughly enjoyed watching a family of quail. The hot/cool tub was amazing. We visited in June and spent most of the hot afternoons cooling off in the giant tub. The beds and air conditioners in the bedrooms were top notch. We all got wonderful sleep and woke up to the most beautiful sun rises. With other VRBOs we have always had a hard time getting our deposit refund, even though we have never damaged anything, but the owners of the house were honest and quick to refund our deposit. The house overall was wonderful and we will stay here again and again. Thank you so much Jeff and Linda Williams.

  • Submitted: Jun 20, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
7 Kilometres
Loreto
Nearest Barpub
0.2 Miles
Desert Inn
Nearest Ferry
222 Miles
La Paz
Nearest Golf
9 Miles
Loreto Bay
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
Highway 1
Nearest Restaurant
0.2 Miles
Desert Inn
Nearest Beach
Loreto
Car: not necessary

A Birdwatchers paradise, you can identify several species of birds without leaving the patio. Great snorkeling and scuba areas close by, and we have personal recommendations for fish charters and tour captains. We highly recommend the 19 mile drive inland to see the small town of San Javier and its mission built in 1699. Tour books made us wary of this site because of its curvy road, but we were pleasantly surprised that it is just a slow road, not curves with a cliff below. The 19 mile trek can be easily driven in 40 minutes.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

extra per person charge $15 + Tax
Refundable damage deposit $250
Pet Fee $100
Tax Rate 19.0%

Cancellation within 60 days of the first day of the rental the deposit is refunded …. Otherwise the deposit is only refunded back if the house can be re-rented for the same time period.

A deposit of $250 is due at the time of booking this is a refundable deposit that will be refunded with 1 week of check out if there are no damages to the property and the booking is paid in full. The balance will be paid at Check -in.

Manager'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.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.