Sleeps 8 guests
|Location - Casa Marilú III is a new 6,500 sq, ft. four bedroom luxury villa on the water's edge in the exclusive hotel zone, 10 minutes south of downtown Puerto vallarta. The villa is located between the Presidente Intercontinental Hotel and La Jolla de Mismaloya Resort and Spa and overlooks the landmark Los Arcos rock formation. A small driveway off the main road leads right into the small cove and to the villa. Taxis and buses are easily available.|
|Views and Beaches - The sweeping ocean views from just about every corner of the villa are spectacular. To the north you can see the lovely city lights and to the south, the rocky coast lined with beaches and emerald hills.|
|Two hundred yards away is a nice little beach that is usually deserted. The beautiful Mismaloya Beach is also only half a mile away and is a great place to swim, eat on the beach and relax. The "Night of the Iguana" movie set and La Jolla de Mismaloya Resort and Spa are also at Mismaloya Beach, one of the most enchanting spots in all of Mexico.
Numerous other beaches, all within 15 minutes, dot the popular shoreline and are easily reached by car or taxi from the villa. In addition, the villa has its platform beach with palm trees adjacent to the pool.
|Design - this contemporary Mediterranean style villa was designed by a very talented group of Mexican architects and designers, Juan Collignon and Associates. The goal was to achieve a distinctive modern Mexican fell, full of warmth, color and charm, specifically designed for luxury entertainement and privacy.|
|The look is clean and unobstructed, with few walls, lots of dramatic open spaces, skylights, interior gardens and a sensuous blending of vivid local colors and textures. The villa is truly an architectural masterpiece.|
|Bedrooms - the 4 bedrooms with baths comfortably sleep eight. The magnificent master bedroom/penthouse covers the entire top floor and boasts a separate palapa for dining / entertaining, a bar and hammock, a sitting room, terracem Jacuzzi, marble bathroom, all with panoramic ocean views. The other two spacious guest bedrooms also have private baths and terraces woth ocean views. The bathrooms in these bedrooms also have showers overlooking the surf below. The fourth bedroom has a private bath and terrace, overlooking an interior garden.|
|Living, dining, terrace and pool - include floors of elegant white marble, comfortable oversized couches, high ceilings and skylights, stereo and bar. Large glass doors, usually left open, lead to a large sunny and partly covered terrace, a heated infinity pool that is spectacularly perched over the surf below, the platform beach and an outdoor dining area and bar.|
|Decoration - The owner's wife, Marilú, has tastefully decorated the villa with distinctive Mexican furniture, colorful accessories and unique handicrafts, the result if many years of living in México.|
Entry - the garden patio and a two car garage.
Main floor - (half a level down from the entry) - the living room, bar, indoor dining room, terrace, pool, outdoor dining and platform beach, kitchen, laundry, servants' quarters and back garden.
Firt floor - (half a level up from entry) - the two spacious guest bedrooms. Half a level up is the fourth bedroom.
Penthouse - the spectacular master bedroom and palapa covered terrace.
|A cook and houseman have their own separate quarters. They are there to pamper the guests with their magic. A very efficient manager also visits the villa every day with the daily newspaper, to answer questions or arrange for special events.|
May 15 to Oct. 14
|$1,110 / night|
Oct. 15 to May 14
$1,440 / night
Xmas, New Year's, Thanksgiving & Easter week
|$1,750 / night|
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