Ejido Miramar, Puerto Penasco, Mexico Accommodations

Accommodations in Ejido Miramar

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The SpaceThis is a comfortable home with cozy and enjoyable rooms, if you are a student you will love this place. If you are here for work, you will find peace and comfort... Your home away from home. We prefer long stay guests. The common indoor and outdoor areas are inviting and great to socialize, share a cup of coffee or be alone while reading a book, working or studying. Try our beautiful terrace, it's like a little retreat inside the city, you will love it. The kitchen in fully equipped with everything you need to cook a wonderful meal from start to finish, we have all codiments your nead and fresh alaca and romero at the terrace Rooms with ceiling fans, large sliding windows with blinds and spacious closets with rods and shelves. Rooms are large and extremely comfortable with desk and chair. They're nicely decorated and clean. A great place to stay for vacation, study or bussines We are located in a quiet area near shopping centers, parks and restaurants. Expo-Guadalajara is just 8 minutes away. Tlaquepaque, the most beautiful place for a great day of music, Mexican and international food, handcrafts and joy is within 20 minutes. Degollado theater, Downtown and beautiful Chapultepec avenue are just 15-20 minutes away. There you will find excellent coffee shops, outdoor restaurants, pubs and night life. In the upstairs common area there’s a full size treadmill that can be shared with other guests. You are welcome to smoke outside as long as it does not cause an inconvenience to others. Utilities include wireless internet, use of common areas, wide variety of books, washer and dryer. Movies are available upon request. Taxis can be called from home and public transportation stop is one block away. I’m sure you will find this a welcoming place; hopefully you will feel this is your home away from home. We are an educated family and value good morals and principles. The respect for others is of paramount importance to us and as such, we expect everyone living here to respect each other’s belongings, space and beliefs. We look forward to hearing from you.
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El lugarES CONFORTABLE Y RELAJANTE TECHOS DOBLE ALTURA Servicios disponibles para los huéspedesCUENTA CON TODOS LOS SERVICIOS Atención a los huéspedesTODOS LOS DIAS ME GUSTA INTERACTUAR COMO SI FUERA FAMILIA El BarrioLO QUE MAS ME GUSTA ES QUE ESTAMOS MUY COMUNICADOS A 15 MINUTOS DE PLAZA DEL SOL Y OTRAS PLAZAS Cómo moverseA DOS CUADRA TENEMOS ACCESO A AV. MARIANO OTERO CON VARIAS RUTAS DE CAMIONES A CUALQUIER PUNTO DE LA CIUDAD
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The SpacePrivate bedroom in fully equipped apartment with nice kitchen, wifi, dining room, and 2 bathrooms. Close to restaurants, bars, malls, banks. Host is a spanish-english language teacher and is happy to give advice about the city. There can be an extra person in the room at extra charge.
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The SpaceMy parents rent out my room. It has a queen size bed, access to private washroom and office space to use. Close to universities and amenities like plaza del sol. Take one bus all the way to downtown. Family neighborhood. My mom can cook for you real mexican stuff for a little extra. Monthly rated available too.
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El lugarCalidez de hogar Estacionamiento, tiendas de autoservicio, baño, cocina. Diario Servicios disponibles para los huéspedesEstacionamiento, tiendas de autoservicio, baño, cocina. Atención a los huéspedesDiario
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Your host family and Valentina Diego welcomes you to Guadalajara. Want to know some of the best things to do in Guadalajara? I am more than happy to give you some tips on the best things to see and do in Guadalajara and Residential Area Rides Sol. Enjoyed books and music, concerts, festivals but always looking forward to meeting new people. Valentina has 53 She speaks Spanish and enjoys cooking, music, concerts, festivals, painting, reading, photography, travel, learn languages, gardening, nature, board games, and theater Diego is 44 and likes sports, socializing, cooking, watching movies, music, concerts, festivals, travel, and car and bike racing. We speak Spanish
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132br 3-star Hotel
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Situated in Zapopan, this hotel is within 2 mi (3 km) of Centro Telcel de Tenis, Scotiabank Aquatics Center, and OMNILIFE Stadium. Plaza Galerias Guadalajara Shopping Center and Metropolitan Park are also within 3 mi (5 km).
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The SpacePrivate place with 32 houses, common garden, internet service,1km. near "La Primavera" woods. 24 hr. security, nearby super market, nearby cycling workshop, public bus to downtown and other city places.
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Private place, common garden, internet service, 24 hr. security, nearby super market, public bus to downtown and other city places.
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The SpaceIf you desire to connect with nature this beautiful house is perfect for you. If you want to quite the mind, read, have a walk in the woods, and eat healthy Mexican food! Guest AccessBosque de la primavera ( the spring forest) and Plaza Galeria ( Mall) Interaction with GuestsAs much as the guess wants! We respect the guests desire for privacy. The NeighborhoodThe view of the woods Getting AroundTaxi but is best if you can rent a car Other Things to NoteThese is a perfect place for a yoga retreat!
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The SpaceANIMA is a rural, sustainable, independent village home located in San Isidro Mazatepec, and is suitable for 10 people in shared bedrooms and 15 people camping. Encouraged by our mother Mari Calleros, our family left Guadalajara, Mexico in 2003. Her support and our hard work have shaped the origins of what ANIMA has become today. In appreciation of her heritage, as she is originally from Cora/Huichol from Huajikori Nahuatl, we named our rooms, patios, kitchen and terraces with words that embrace her history, especially as it reflects our current world. The goals of ANIMA are inspired by the book Evening Thoughts, by Thomas Berry. Our name comes from the concept that “anima” is what gave the first breath of life to the earth, and is what inspires our souls. This notion also has origins in ancient Greek civilization as the term is used to articulate ideas about humans existing with a soul. We believe that with you, we will be able to learn and cooperate to make this world a better place to live. We provide respite within ANIMA’s walls from a western civilization that is addicted to material gain and consumption. In fact, this is our primary goal and is at the heart of our existence. We offer all the basic for a comfortable stay with us. OUR PRICES INCLUDE 3 MEALS A DAY Our purpose is to offer high quality food, either home grown or purchased locally. There is patios, terraces and lounges to read, chill and enjoy yourself. We are ANIMA Rural Home: PER NIGHT (PER PERSON) Tatewari/ God of Fire 4 people $50 DLLS (INCLUDES 3 MEALS. FARM TO TABLE!) $30 DLLS (ONLY BREAKFAST) If you enjoy is to travelling alone and meeting good people in interesting places, we have the perfect accommodation for you. Tetewari is an open sharing space for four. Furnished hostel style with bunk beds, here you can enjoy all we have to offer at ANIMA without travelling with others. Aitsari/ God of Corn 2 Adults 2 Children or Max. 5 Adults $60 DLLS (INCLUDES 3 MEALS. FARM TO TABLE!) $45 DLLS (ONLY BREAKFAST) PER NIGHT (PER PERSON) Traveling with friends and family can always be a thriving experience and we know that! Aitsari is what we have to offer for a more private accommodation with us. This rooms counts with its own private bathroom and closet, perfect for a small family, a group of friends or even a romantic couple. Metzeri/ The Moon Max. 6 people $55 DLLS (INCLUDES 3 MEALS. FARM TO TABLE!) $40 DLLS (ONLY BREAKFAST) PER NIGHT (PER PERSON) Our greatest environmental accomplishment yet! If you are looking for a full on “green” experience, you and your friends and/or family will love this space, as here you can get back to basics. Metzeri is an ecological and traditional “Adobe” building, made by our family. We used mud, clay and various fibrous organic materials like grass. Eventually we plan on building more of these houses on the property. This structure is independent from the bigger ANIMA house. It has four rooms or as we like to call them moon bellies. The bigger centre has a sky dome where you can see the stars at night from bed. It also has two other smaller rooms and another belly is a sitting area. The bathroom (a composting toilet) and shower are located outside of the structure at a close distance. CAMPING Max. 15 People $35 DLLS (INCLUDES 3 MEALS. FARM TO TABLE!) $20 DLLS (ONLY BREAKFAST) PER NIGHT (PER PERSON) ANIMA somos una familia que con la iniciativa de Mari Calleros (Nuestra madre) decidio salir de la Ciudad de Guadalajara en 2003 y junto con el trabajo fuerte de Esteban (Nuestro padre) ellos hicieron la estructura de lo que hoy es este proyecto. Ella es originaria de Huajikori una area del “ Nayar” donde las raizes son Coras y Huicholas, esto en el estado de Nayarit. Su madre lengua es Nahuatl y es por eso que nosotros hemos nombrado nuestros cuartos, patios, terrazas y cocinas con palabras que creemos reflejan nuestro mundo. Nosotros creemos que contigo seremos capases de aprender y colaborar para hacer de este mundo un mejor lugar para vivir. Nuestro nombre proviene del concepto de que ANIMA es lo que dio la primera esencia de vida a esta tierra, y con eso nos dio un alma. (Inspirado en el libro “evening thoughts” de Thomas Berry.) Inspirado en el libro “evening thoughts” de Thomas Berry; La recuperación de la civilización del este a su presente adicción al uso y consumo como la relación básica en el mundo y entre nosotros debe ser con el descubrimiento del mundo interior. El mundo del Psique nombrado así por los Griegos, una palabra traducida con el termino de ANIMA es la palabra identificada a lo vivo, animado y ser con alma. Ofrecemos los servicios básicos para una estancia confortable con nosotros. NUESTROS PRECIOS INCLUYEN 3 COMIDAS AL DIA Nuestro proposito es ofrecer alimentos de calidad , ya sean de nuestros huertos o locales. Tenemos patios, terrazas y salas para leer, descansar y disfrutar. Tatewari God of Fire Dios del Fuego 4 PERSONAS Si lo que disfrutas es de viajar solo y conocer buena gente en un buen ambiente, nosotros tenemos el alojamiento perfecto para ti. Tatewari es un espacio abierto para compartir. Con capacidad para cuatro personas. Amueblado con literas en un estilo de hostal puedes disfrutar de ÁNIMA y de todo lo que tenemos que ofrecer. $915 PESOS $550 (SOLO DESAYUNO) POR NOCHE (POR PERSONA) Aitsari God of Corn Dios del Maiz 2 ADULTOS 2 NIÑOS O MAX. 5 ADULTOS Viajar con amigos y familia siempre puede ser una experiencia emocionante y nosotros sabemos eso! Aitsari es el alojamiento que ofrecemos para una estancia más privada con nosotros. Ésta recamara cuenta con su propio baño y closet, ideal para una familia pequeña, un grupo de amigos o hasta para una pareja romántica. $1,100 PESOS $850 (SOLO DESAYUNO) POR NOCHE (POR PERSONA) Metzeri The Moon La Luna MAX. 6 PEOPLE Nosotros tenemos un compromiso con el medio ambiente y este es nuestro mayor proyecto en el momento!! Metzeri es una construccion ecologica independiente de la finca. Tiene cuatro recamaras o pansitas de luna ( como las hemos llamado.) Si lo que buscas es una experiencia total en propuesta ecológica para ti, tus amigos o tu familia este es el espacio perfecto! El centro de la estructura tiene un domo donde podrás ver las estrellas desde la cama durante la noche. Dos recamaras mas pequeñas (Pansitas de luna) y una más donde hay una pequeña área de estar. El baño seco (escusado) y la regadera se encuentran afuera de la estructura, pero a una distancia corta. $1,000 PESOS $750 (SOLO DESAYUNOS) POR NOCHE (POR PERSONA) Área de acampada $650 PESOS $350 (SOLO DESAYUNO) POR NOCHE (POR PERSONA) Guest AccessLounges: El Parietzi/ The old world This outdoor lounge is located on the west side of the property. Here the old ways of relaxing come to fruition under a pergola with hammocks and Acapulco style chairs surrounded by a cactus garden. El Julle/ The road This is our indoor lounge area where reading books, listening to music and watching films can help to relax and make your day more fulfilling and interesting. Tlacualcalli/ The Kitchen/ At ANIMA, our purpose is to offer high quality food, either home grown or purchased locally. Our meals also carry the same philosophy, to not only to enrich our bodies but also our souls. We have a main serving and eating area inside the house and one more on our front terrace. Continental Breakfast 8am-10am Lunch 12pm-2pm Diner 7pm Patios and terraces: La Tau/ The Sun This north facing high terrace on a second floor, offers a skirting view of the “bosque de la primavera” (Spring’s forest.) Upari/ Equipales: Here you will find an outdoor sitting area furnished by “equipales” ( famous old style Mexican rural furniture.) Surrounded by plants and beautiful bungavilia trees, this location is perfect for an outdoor “Carne Asada” from our BBQ grill. Atotonilli/ Hot water/ Agua caliente: During colder months there is nothing better than a good time in a hot tub. You will find this on the terrace on the west side of the house and now with a refreshing natural swimming pool (NO Chlorine.) Location: We are located in the municipality of Tala in Jalisco, Mexico. In the outskirts of San Isidro Mazatepec. Things to do: *HOUSE - Enjoy doing landscape painting of the beautiful surroundings of the hills of San Isidro Mazatepec. - Or go for a walk or run in the surrounding areas. Interaction with Guests- At ANIMA we raise most of our meat and grow most of our own vegetables, so if you enjoy farming or would like to learn, you are welcome to help us. It’s great exercise! Other Things to Note*SURROUNDINGS THINGS TO DO Cycling Walking Hot springs Kalpulli Town of San Isidro Mazatepec *OTHER TOWNS/ AREAS If you wish to see more of what Jalisco has to offer, we are here to help you. We can also accommodate small one day trips to different locations around the state to show you the beauty of Jalisco. This service will cost extra depending on the amount of people interested and the location of the town. • Tequila • Chapala • Tapalpa • Guachimontones • Primavera, etc… For more information please visit our website at: (URL HIDDEN)
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    This is a wonderful property located on the beach next door to Costa Vida. 2 full master bedrooms upstairs each with full private baths, guest bathroom downstairs. This is a private building that is owned by individual owners. We do have a pool on this tropical property. Weekly maid service is provided, additional service can be set up in advance. I do not have any fee for internet access, Satellite Television or air con usage Locted South of town on the beach side about 4.4 km. The building name is Solamar
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    La casa esta ubicada en una zona amigable, segura y conveniente pues a tan solo 5 pasos de la puerta puedes tener acceso a mas de 5 líneas de transporte público que te lleven a cualquier parte. Y a tan solo 20 m. encuentras restaurantes y tiendas.
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    El lugarEs un departamento pequeño pero cuenta con todas las comodidades básicas, la habitacion que tengo disponible es totalmente privada para su uso. Estoy en una zona muy tranquila y centrica a la cual te puedes desplazar fácilmente a cualquier lugar, tengo cerca parques, lugares de esparcimiento, unidades deportivas, centros comerciales, supermercados, tiendas de abarrotes, restaurantes. ETC. El edificio es muy tranquilo, la gente es muy cordial y yo mi esposo y Moka (mi perro) queremos hacerles sentir como en casa así como darles su espacio necesario.
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    Excellent
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    The SpaceA room in a fully equipment house, the room has a comfortable bed and a desk to work or study, with a 40" screen, TV cable and high speed Internet. The bathroom is opposite the room for exclusive use by our guest. Guest AccessAccess to kitchen, refrigerator and storage space. You can use washer and dryer. Dining and living are common access. You can also use a secure space in the garage if necessary. Interaction with GuestsAnything you need just ask, we love meeting new people. The NeighborhoodThe area is very quiet, there is a nearby park where you can jog or walk. It is a few blocks from a market and shops within a block. Getting AroundIt has good access roads from the Avenues Periferico and Mariano Otero. Bus stops is less than half mile with multiple routes to downtown.
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    El lugarWe speak English. Et un peu de Français aussi. Servicios disponibles para los huéspedesEl lugar es una casa. Dentro de la casa hay 6 habitaciones, una destinada a la gerencia, y una cocineta con licuadora, microondas, tostador, y alacena con llave que comparten todos los inquilinos. Atención a los huéspedesEn cualquier caso, estamos dentro de la misa casa. Con todo gusto te atenderemos de la mejor manera posible El BarrioCerca de la casa, a 4 cuadras a la redonda, hay distintos servicios que hacen más cómoda tu estadía: Tienda, Farmacia Guadalajara, Oxxo, Lavanderías, Frutería, Pollería, Varios Parques, Unidad Deportiva, Gimnasios, CrossFit, Sushi (Okuma), Spinning, Carnicería Zapopan, Subway, Taquerías, Estética, Tiendita de Regalos, Bancos (Santander, Banamex, Bancomer, Banorte, Banbajío, HSBC), Farmacias benavides, entre otros. Cómo moverseHay varias paradas de camión al rededor de la casa, que ofrecen movilidad a prácticamente cualquier parte de la ciudad. Con todo gusto te apoyamos con información a cerca de las rutas si tienes alguna duda
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    The SpaceMy place is a cozy, clean and functional little space. Guest AccessCommon áreas will be all except the room I sleep in. Interaction with GuestsIn case you might need any advise or orientation in any situation or thing during your stay, It'll be my pleasure to help you, dont hesitate to ask. The NeighborhoodThis is a very quiet area, for one side there are modest houses and for the other you can find a variety of residences. Both really quiet since it is mainly is a family zone with a lot of commerces, from taco shops to small restaurants (italian, mexican and japanese), and from small shops to big convenience stores like walmart. Getting AroundYou can pick up at least 5 bus lines from the house door, but if you need more, you just need to walk a little bit. There are 3 main accesses: South ring highway, Tepeyac Ave. and Guadalupe Ave. The last two, can easily and fast lead you to the main streets in the metropolitan área. Other Things to NoteIn case there is anything I consider you need to know, to avoid or take advantage of, during your stay (according to your trip's purpose) I will let you know for sure.
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    This property was deactivated by the owner. We have found several other available options for your stay.
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    Situated in Zapopan, this hotel is 1.1 mi (1.8 km) from Majestic Casino and within 3 mi (5 km) of Plaza del Sol and Expo Guadalajara. Guadalajara WTC and La Estampida Sculpture are also within 3 mi (5 km).
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    Situated in Zapopan, this 8 bedroom house accommodates up to 18 guests and starts at just USD 35 per night. The accommodation is 100 sqm. It also has internet (wifi, cable) access. It features 6 double beds and 6 single beds and has 3 bathrooms. Bed linens and towels are included. Additionally, it offers a kitchen with a fridge, a freezer, a grill, a coffee maker, a toaster, a dryer, and a washing machine. The property has a balcony and parking / a garage. Guests can also enjoy a telephone and a TV. The property is suitable for wheelchair users. This is a no-smoking property. Pets are not permitted. Once you have booked, your host will contact you to arrange your check in.
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      This is a wonderful property located on the beach next door to Costa Vida. 2 full master bedrooms upstairs each with full private baths, guest bathroom downstairs. This is a private building that is owned by individual owners. We do have a pool on this tropical property.
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      ES UNA CABAÑA COMPLETAMENTE INDEPENDIENTE TE DOY LLAVE PARA QUE ENTRES Y SALGAS A LA HORA QUE QUIERAS, TIENE LUS AGUA CALIENTE INTERNET, COSINETA Y BAÑO COMPLETO COMPARTE AREA DE JARDINES, SALON DE JUEGOS Y BAR
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      El lugarEs una habitación privada, totalmente amueblada y blancos, con closet, baño compartido con 2 habitaciones Servicios disponibles para los huéspedesCocina totalmente equipada Sala comedor Terraza con televisión por cable Wifi 3 baños completos compartidos Centro de lavado con lavadero, lavadora y secadora El BarrioTranquilo por las noches, tiendas de abarrotes cercanas, lugares para comer Cómo moverseEsta muy bien ubicado con varias rutas de camiones, puedes llegar fácilmente a toda la ciudad
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      El lugarTENEMOS EL MEJOR CLIMA DE MEXICO POR LO QUE SE DIFRUTA CAMINAR EN LOS JARDINES POR LA NOCHE O POR EL DIA, NO TENEMOS LOS ENFADOSOS MOSQUITOS ES UN LUGAR MUY AGRADABLE DENTRO DE LA CD. CON LA SENSACION DE ESTAR EN EL BOSQUE Y ESTA BIEN COMUNICADO YA SEA EN TRANSPORTE PUBLICO O EN TRANSPORTE PRIVADO Servicios disponibles para los huéspedesTIENEN EL SERVICIO DE LUZ, AGUA CALIENTE, INTERNET, PUEDEN ESTAR EN EL JARDIN O EN EL SALON DE JUEGOS, HACER REUNIONES PARA TOMAR LA COPA CON AMIGOS (SOLO CON AUTORISACION) Atención a los huéspedesLA ATENCION ES COMO SI ESTUBIERAN EN FAMILIA El BarrioES UNA COLONIA MUY ARBOLADA , TODAS LAS CALLES TIENEN CAMELLON CENTRAL Y SON EMPEDRADAS PARA QUE PENETRE EL AGUA A LOS MANTOS,TIENE UN MERCADO MUNICIPAL, UNIDAD DEPORTIVA IGLESIAS DE DISTINTAS RELIGIONES, HAY RESTAURANTES Y FONDAS PARA DESAYUNAR , COMER Y CENAR Cómo moverseTENEMOS RUTAS DE CAMIONES QUE COMUNICAN A TODA LA CIUDAD, ADEMAS ES MUY CERCA DE LAS PRICIPALES VIAS DE COMUNICACION DE LA CIUDAD COMO LA AV. VALLARTA, LAZARO CARDENAS ,PRIFERICO, AV.PATRIA, ETC.
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        Casa ubicada cerca de avenida moctezuma y mariano otero, facilidad para salir a periferico y cerca de plaza galerias, ciudadela. La colonia no es problematica y cuenta con seguridad.
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        The SpacePlease Note: Discounted rates available for smaller groups during select seasons. Contact us for details! Its panoramic southwest ocean view still orients toward the last remaining undeveloped jungle mountains of Banderas Bay, the same kind of unspoiled view enjoyed by the likes of John Huston, Elizabeth Taylor and Richard Burton each of whom constructed local houses after filming "Night of the Iguana" nearby in the 60's. As then, the Casa's own beach is usually empty and pristine. The Casa's rooms are designed to enjoy balmy through ventilation, especially in its huge open-air thatch-roof living area (at 40 feet high, it is one of the largest "palapas" of any single Puerto Vallarta residence.) Casa Cosmos now has all the amenities of the many later "modern" houses while retaining the rustic ambiance and charm of its then ground breaking Terrazes style. Today all the bedrooms have been retrofitted with air conditioning, although during the high season the natural ventilation design and refreshing ocean breezes render them unnecessary. Each bedroom has its own private and recently remodeled marble bathroom. You have the options of two separate swimming pools: a secluded small private plunge pool and a solar heated 50 ft. long (lap size) rock grotto swimming pool with refreshing cool water Jacuzzi/water slide.(The pools now have kid friendly wading areas and unobtrusive baby gates.) Much of the house is on one level with your bedrooms opening cabana style through over-sized louvered doors to the main pool and sweeping ocean views beyond. You are invited to workout in the dramatic rock lined exercise room outfitted with a stationary bike and free weights over hanging the pounding surf at the bottom of its cliff. Stone steps lead directly to your own private beach lounge area 35 feet below complete with rustic shaded overhang, palm tree hammocks, comfortable beach furniture and a couple of two person ocean kayaks ready for your use. In fact, Casa Cosmos (and just 5 other houses) sit on arguably the only true private white sand beach in Puerto Vallarta, yet it is only 4 kilometers south of the bustling town center. No need to rent a car as plentiful and affordable taxis can be hailed right at your front gate, although most guests seem content to enjoy the Casa's unique seclusion and stay entirely in residence. Included in the nightly rental is your own private staff of four; cook, daily maid service, houseman and groundskeeper. Maria Luisa, whose family has staffed Casa Cosmos for 20 years, lives in her own separate house on the property so you need not feel "abandoned" every night when the staff's workday is over. The grounds are entirely fenced in for both total privacy and security. Casa Cosmos can be rented for just the size you want: starting with just four bedrooms it can be expanded to larger packages that can include an extra upstairs bedroom, a 6 bed dormitory and even the owners own luxurious 4 room "casita" with its separate kitchen and two private sundecks. Maria Luisa speaks English and is ready to accommodate your meal preferences, including special dietary requests, and to act as your concierge in planning outside activities. Bottled water is provided in all bathrooms; purified water is used for all food preparation. Living room features artisan crafted furniture, satellite television with DVD, stereo system with CD and iPod style input and hidden area speakers throughout. There is WiFi high speed Internet for your use as well as a Vonage telephone with a 415 area code number for inexpensive incoming and outgoing international calls. By the way, Casa Cosmos was featured in the Big Brother television show as well as in the movie the Domino Principal (1977) where Mickey Rooney was "shot dead" on the steps leading up from the beach. Casa Cosmos has long been one of the more popular rentals in the area with some return guests booking two years in advance, so making your reservation early is recommended to insure you get the dates you want. On the other hand, if you are more flexible, occasionally there may be last minute specials available based on seasonal traffic. An Historic Beach Hacienda The sleepy fishing village of Puerto Vallarta started coming alive in the early 60's when early adventurers and celebrities like Tennessee Williams started flocking to its near perfect weather and remote beaches. There were no real hotels then and so these expatriates first bought houses in town and then later encouraged local craftsmen to build romantic vacation villas such as Casa Cosmos just to the south as soon as the newly constructed coastal road opened up. Long before the advent of "eco-chic", Puerto Vallarta's pre-airport remoteness and difficult access required that these early buildings use local materials and employ environmental sensibilities: hand-hewn hardwoods from the local jungles, hand made tiles and brick, and native palm frond thatch roof "palapas." These first haciendas were actually rather simple almost colonial style buildings that used wood plantation shutter doors instead of sliding glass, wrought iron latches instead of factory doorknobs, and ceiling fans instead of air conditioning. Casa Cosmos was built at that time by the late Mexico City society architect Alfredo Terrazes for his parents in his recently acquired exclusive private beach front family compound, sandwiched between his own house and that of his sister. Sr. Terrazes was something of a celebrity himself having just designed American heiress Barbara Hutton's Cuernavaca villa. He later went on to become the initial architect of the nearby Camino Real Hotel (now DREAMS) on adjacent beach front he owned just to the north. During this time, circumstances allowed him to bring to Puerto Vallarta a new sensibility to its local indigenous "environmental style", making it less colonial and a more international, with an exciting "open" floor plan. As preparation for her own house, Barbara Hutton had sent him to Japan to study that county's elegant historical architecture. He later combined this Japanese sensibility with overstated Mexican craft materials of the area to create the quintessence of the exotic yet elegant romantic villa. Unfortunately, Casa Cosmos is virtually the last remaining "environmental style" Terrazes house left in Puerto Vallarta. Over the last quarter century, many of the early Puerto Vallarta haciendas were simply torn down and replaced with more 'predictable" Malibu or Beverly Hills styled architecture, including architect Terrazes' long gone own spectacular cliff hugging villa and his sisters sprawling villa built on what is still the largest single family beach front lot in the area. By contrast, the new owners of Casa Cosmos during this time sought to modernize their property, not by tearing down, but by continuously updating and expanding in order to honor and keep its original unique design. BR 1: King and Twin Day Bed BR 2: King and Twin Day Bed BR 3: King and Twin Day Bed BR 4: King and Twin Day Bed BR 5: King BR 6: 3 Bunk Beds (6 Twins total) Owners Casita: King Bed and and loft with Queen Bed