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Villa Vista Royal for your pleasure, rest and comfort.

Bedrooms 1
Half Baths1
Space 1,200 sq ft
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 3 nights


About the property

Four separate suites with ocean views, gardens, pool and BBQ patio area


Cactus/$95/night/max 2 persons, Garden/$125 night,/max 3 persons,Balcony/$125 night,max 3 persons,Penthouse/$140 night/max 2 persons. Three night minimum. Weekly discounts apply.

Villa Vista Royal justifies it's name as well as your hopes! The Villa has the best and the most amazing view of beautiful Banderas Bay, exciting Puerto Vallarta, the majestic mountains of the Sierra Madres and the charming fishing village La Cruz de Huanacaxtle. The incredible views from the Yoga and Observation Deck lure some guests to practice yoga here while greeting the ocean sunrise, while others like to sip wine, sitting in armchairs and watching the sunset.

Church bells ringing, roosters crowing, flying tropical birds singing...the air is fresh and aromatic........... the cool breeze flows over you.

Villa Vista Royal is located just a 10 min walk to the beach and 5 min to the down town of traditional cobble stoned Mexican village La Cruz de Huanacaxtle ( locals call it La Cruz), where you can find plenty of cozy restaurants, bars, a famous fish market, a world class marina, tennis courts and much more.

Villa Vista Royal is walled and gated for your privacy and security. Each suite/apartment has its' own security code for entry. All suites include fully furnished bedrooms, living rooms and kitchens which are fully equipped with all modern appliances and beautiful and traditionally tiled bathrooms, adjoining balconies in every apartment and a spectacular terrace in the Penthouse. The Garden and Balcony apartments have air conditioning.

The beautiful patio is lush with tropical plants, flowers, unique 100 year old cactus, a blue tiled pool sporting a waterfall and a Jacuzzi Jet for swimming.

You can relax under a Palapa in the yard and enjoy some barbecue and beer at the unique wooden Parota table by the pool.

The barbecue area includes a stove, a refrigerator, private shower and the bar area, where guests can entertain friends and family.

Water provision includes a system of sediment and charcoal filtration, UV disinfection and water softening, which makes the water safe and tasty and very good for your skin and hair.

Up two flights of steps the Penthouse has a stunning ocean view. The Penthouse is open air living in the main room and terrace with a well stocked kitchen. The view is nearly 360 degrees and flows with warmth and charm. A large bedroom with a queen size bed opens to a private balcony and private entrance to the bathroom and walk in closets.

Our Balcony apartment is traditionally Mexican styled, with beautiful view of Banderas Bay and overlooking the swimming pool and waterfall. It has a king size bed, living room area and a complete kitchen. One and half bathrooms with Mexican tile allows for privacy for guests. The Balcony apartment can also be joined to a single bed with private entrance.

The Garden apartment too has a lovely view of the Bay and adjoins a serene garden area, lined with palm and banana trees and tropical flowers. The bedroom shutters open up to the living room and the view of the Bay or can be closed for privacy. There is a king size bed in the main bedroom and an additional private single bedroom off the kitchen is ideal for an extra guest. The Garden apartment has one and half bathrooms, a nicely appointed living room and fully stocked kitchen.

The Cactus apartment is a well appointed cozy suite with a special view of one of our unique one hundred year old cactus just outside the windows. A king size bed in the bedroom, which leads to a small private balcony overlooking a natural green area and a beautifully tiled bathroom and completely stocked kitchen completes this inviting get away way for two.

There is a special possibility for rental and exclusive use of the entire villa, including four apartments, garden, swimming pool, barbecue area, Yoga Deck and all common area.

Please email with any inquiries.

More Details

Property Manager
Mayya Yeager
Member since: 2016
Speaks: english, spanish, russian, Ukraine
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
March 29, 2018

About Mayya Yeager

My name is Maya Yeager, I worked as a physician for 25 years. Since 2012 year I and my husband Ross practiced sailing in Pacific and Caribbean and have fallen in love with La Cruz - this wonderful place of eternal summer, ocean, breeze, Mexican cuisine, Mexican art and Mexican smile.

Mayya Yeager purchased this villa in 2016

Why Mayya Yeager chose La Cruz de Huanacaxtle

We believe ( and now there is a scientific evidence) that places like this - beside the ocean, with incredible ocean view, with beautiful garden, warm climate, atmosphere of peace and tranquility - enhances one's health.

And we love people, we love them to be happy and content and enjoy, absence of stress. There is a beautiful Yoga and Observation terrace on the top of the building with stunning views.

What makes this villa unique

Maya, certified ozone therapist provides ozone/oxygen water, ozonized oil, unique cosmetic masks - everything free for my guests!!

The main benefit, of course, is the wonderful ocean view, which is really unique and very good for mental health. There is a view of tropical forest also, plenty of beautiful birds flying around give you a lot of positive emotions.

Being a medical professional, I am very accurate about hygiene and cleanliness, we have excellent modern water provision, which make it absolutely safe, modern non chlorine disinfection system in the swimming pool and high level of cleanliness in every apartment, yard, garden and barbecue area. Moreover, we provide a free fruit breakfast - smoothies from local fruits, which are very good for your health also.


La Cruz de Huanacaxtle Villa Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • villa
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 1200 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 1:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • Min. age of primary renter: 21
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Smoking allowed
  • Penthouse not suitable for small children
Location Type:
  • Ocean View ...
  • Village ...
  • Water View
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Balcony Bath - toilet , shower
    Balcony Bath 2 - toilet
  • All bathrooms have shower, toilets and sink basins in beautiful Mexican style. Bath towels and face towels are provided and can be changed according to your wish. Bed sheets changed once per week.
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 10
  • Balcony King - 1 king , 1 double , King bed and Double in 2 BR Balcony apartment Max 3 persons
  • All apartments are complete with living rooms, full kitchens and spacious bedrooms decorated in traditional Mexican motif. The bedroom in the Penthouse leads to a closet and bathroom areas, in others - to a large beautiful tiled bathrooms and living rooms. There are closets, bed tables, beautiful lamps, armchairs. All bedrooms, with the exception of Balcony apt have a cozy private balconies. There are silk curtains for your privacy. Balcony, Garden and Cactus apartments have king size beds. Penthouse has a Mexican styled Queen size bed.
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Balcony ...
  • Bicycles ...
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Tennis ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • 1 bicycles
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Private Pool ...
Onsite Services:
  • Massage
  • Staff
  • churches
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • marina
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
A $35.00 exit cleaning is required at booking. Any addit Maya, certified ozone therapist provides ozone/oxygen water, ozonized oil, unique cosmetic masks - everything free for our guests!! .


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Villa Vista Royal for your pleasure, rest and comfort.
average rating of 5.0 based on 13 reviews

Beautiful home with magnificent views

  • 5 of 5

Villa Royale was the perfect place to stay in La Cruz. Everything within walking distance. Mayya was a super host. She made us feel at home.

  • Submitted: Mar 18, 2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Very relaxing

  • 5 of 5

We stayed in the balcony apartment with amazing views for three nights then moved to a cute but small B&B in Puerto Vallarta, after two nights we decided the it was way too busy of a tourist city for us. Luckily the apartment was available again for the 4 nights we needed. We choose to leave behind 4 paid nights in PV to return to this sleepy fishing village and VVR and not having to deal with one vendor anywhere in town trying to sell us something. There is a short walk uphill from village and if your not able or a fan of walking then there is actually a taxi stand right at the bottom of the hill so the ride would be pretty cheap, we never used them so no idea how much. The Villa was very clean and well maintained. Shout out to their handyman/pool guy/gardener/caretaker, he was always quick to jump in and help us with our bags up or down the stairs. Owners live on site, very friendly couple. Yes we would return and plan on doing so, the garden apartment would be perfect with our younger grandchildren.

  • Submitted: Mar 12, 2018
  • Stayed: February 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Mayya and Ross’s Vista Bella Villa was a godsend for us.

  • 5 of 5

My wife and I spent two weeks in the Garden Apartment in February/18 and enjoyed every minute of it. The apartment was spacious and clean and fully stocked. A garage was provided for our car. We loved the garden, pool and rooftop view. The locals were friendly with lots of great inexpensive restaurants within walking distance. Loved the local markets, especially the fish market. Our hosts couldn’t have been more helpful or attentive. Certainly hope to do it again!

Fred & Micki

  • Submitted: Mar 4, 2018
  • Stayed: February 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

Amazing view and wonderful host. We'll definitely be back.

  • Submitted: Dec 26, 2017
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you, Lisa, Happiness and luck in a new year! Maya
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Enjoyable week at Villa Vista

  • 5 of 5

We stayed in the balcony apartment for a week with our son & his girlfriend (rented the additional bedroom). We loved it!! The apartment is very nice & the kitchen has everything you need. Beautiful outside kitchen and pool area. This was such a great feature. We walked to the marina in the morning for fresh seafood and grilled it for lunch.

The pool is cool and refreshing. Maya is a lovely hostess.

The property is at the top of a steep hill, it was difficult for my husband to walk because he's just had a knee replacement. But for the rest of us this was no problem.

We rented a car through Gecko Car Rentals - highly recommended. We traveled up the coast as far as Chacala stopping at San Pancho and Sayulita over a period of three days - going to different towns each day. Everything is very close. It was terrific.

We visited the Sunday Market at the Marina - not to be missed!

Our favorite beach was Destiladeras - after the kids left and we moved to another property for a week we spent almost every day there. Spectacular.

Explore the town - lots of inexpensive places to buy food and some great restaurants. Music almost every night in the town.

We loved it.

  • Submitted: Apr 5, 2017
  • Stayed: March 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Laid-back luxury

  • 5 of 5

This place has it all: beautiful design, spacious apartments with all amenities, pool and pool-side bar, roof-top terrace with w/ fantastic view over the Bay, walking distance to the restaurants and other attractions of La Cruz...and last but not least, stable, fast WI FI! This was big for me because I work remotely and Mexican WI FI has a tendency to drop frequently.

The owners, Ross & Maya, are friendly and relaxed. They take impeccable care of the place and clearly have invested a great deal of thought and love into the property.

My only complaint is that I wasn't able to stay longer!

  • Submitted: Mar 19, 2017
  • Stayed: March 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
14 Miles
International Airport Puerto Vallarta
Nearest Barpub
200 Metres
La Cruz
Nearest Restaurant
200 Metres
La Cruz
Nearest Beach
300 Metres
Beach in La Cruz
Car: not necessary


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $35
Additional Guest Fee $15 per person per night
Damage Deposit $150

Penthouse Apart: $140/night $930/wk 2 persons max. ; Balcony Apart: $125/night $830/wk 3 persons max ; Garden Apt: $125/night $830 week 3 persons max. Cactus Apt: $95/night $630 wk 2 persons max Entire Villa excluding Garden Apt: $360/night $3,395/wk . Weekly rates include 5% discount. Cancellation policy: Full refund if canceled more than 60 days prior to check-in. 50% refund if cancelled 30-60 days prior to check-in. No refund if cancelled less than 30 days prior to check in. We will show availability until all four apartments are fully booked. Payment through PayPal. Mail: royalvistalacruzatgeemail.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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