The SpaceSteps way above just camping; private cabin with internet, UV filtered water in every tap; hot all-lasting shower NEWLY UPGRADED; cooking allowed; mini-fridge, two-burner stove; comforts of home with weekly cleaned sheets and towels in stays over one week.
Romantic, rustic cabin retreat for single or couple on the edge of the lovely city of San Cristobal de las Casas, Chiapas. 1 studio-bedroom with full-size bed, NEWLY UPGRADED WOOD BURNING STOVE with wood for burning FREE FOR UNDER ONE WEEK STAY, antique desk & standing ropero (closet), 1 bathroom, wireless internet, UV purified drinking water system throughout, 2 burner gas stove, electric coffee maker, mini-fridge, cooking utensils. Small porch overlooking 1/2 acre organic gardens! Ideal for foreign students wishing to enroll in local Spanish schools.
Owner/hostess lives-in-separate-house in entrance: a bilingual Mexican-American published journalist, Fulbright scholar in Pre-Columbian Art History and licensed tour guide, she's available to take you to Maya villages and Maya ruins such as Tonina, Palenque, Bonampak and Yaxchilan, with a fully insured off-road vehicle and if not, advise on cheaper transportation but not private.. If she is away, (sometimes), she will advise you remotely!
Property securely gated in a safe, patrolled neighborhood where foreigners jog daily, with excellent views of the Guadalupe Church, mountains, the Fogotico River Valley, the El Encuentro Ecological Park. 15 minute walk or 3-minute drive to the town-square or "zocalo", taxi fare to downtown is about U.S. $3.
Come visit for the most unique experience!
Cabin Rental: children under 12 sharing full-size bed are free.
For stays of a week or longer: Electric included but NOT including gas for stove and hot-water heater for shower, which is about US$8/week and also not wood for fireplace $25US per cubic meter chopped at cost according to usage.
Cleaning fee for before and after departure $15US; $10US/ 1xweek optional. Maid/cook daily service optional at cost. $3US/hour.
Should the cabin be occupied for your desired stay, please check out my other properties by clicking on my photo and looking on the bottom left corner. Thanks!
Private tour rates available upon request or I will advise for cheaper agencies that take groups.
In severe winter months an electric heater can be rented for $6US/day, which only covers the cost of the electricity. No private electrical heating appliances are permitted.
Cheers and welcome!