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mike shirra

Member since: 2015
Call Manager
Speaks english, french

romantic beachfront bungalow In paradise eco preserve, chimo, near yelapa

Sleeps2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 3 nights

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Overview

Photos and Description of the Chimo vacation cabin rental

One Bedroom beach bungalow, on the beach, Large Deck, Wide Ocean Views

Welcome to the beautiful private eco preserve of Los Chonchos, a hidden paradise about a twenty minute boat ride south from Yelapa. The resort consists of twenty bungalows and a restaurant set in twenty five acres of exotic jungle with three pristine palm fringed beaches.

Casa de Pirata is the only property right on the beach, and just a short stroll from the beachfront restaurant, yet remains incredibly private, with its own pathway winding through coconut palms and banana trees.

There's great trekking up in the jungle, a sea kayak at your disposal, and you sleep to the sound of waves breaking on the shore.

Our casa is a traditional Mexican open-plan palapa - simple but comfortable, with rustic furniture all made by local craftspeople. There's a queen bed with open ocean views, an ensuite inside/outside bathroom with hot shower, and a basic but well equipped kitchen with a gas stove, fridge freezer and mobile/laptop recharging station. There's also a drinking fountain if you'd prefer to drink bottled water.

Outside there are decks on two sides of the palapa with amazing views across the main beach and out to the open ocean - great for whale watching ! There are a pair of loungers, hammock, an outside dining bbq area, and a rinse shower on the pathway to the beach.

We also provide two sets of snorkelling gear, life jackets for kayaking, fresh bedding, towels and light cotton robes.

Los Chonchos eco resort is only accessible by boat, or on foot, so totally peaceful, and just the best place to unwind and immerse yourself in nature. No news, no shoes...

Water comes from a spring high up in the hills above, and power simply solar or propane - pollution and noise are kept to a minimum as this is a big turtle nesting site.

It's also a fantastic place to see humpback whales, dolphins, mantas (they leap here!), iguanas, frigate birds, macaws, pelicans, bats, butterflies and dragonflies. There's great snorkelling straight from the beach, with an amazing variety of fish, and the chance of seeing mantas, eagle rays and turtles if lucky.

The beach is a good 50 metre swim, or for really serious swimmers, our third beach just around the corner is way, way longer... and it's often the case that yours are the only footprints in the sand ! Between the two is a small pebbly cove which is great for beach combing.

The support crew here are just lovely - they'll meet you and off the boat, get you settled in, and be on hand should you need anything during your stay.

Alphonso runs the restaurant on site (2-3 meals a day average around $75 per couple), and can also bring next-day groceries... and Arturo runs an excellent fish and seafood restaurant in Chimo, a totally univaded and charming fishing village an hour's trek along the coast. He'll even give you a boat ride back if stranded with too much shopping !

Or take the water taxi for an excursion to Yelapa, which has a wider choice of stores, and a good range of activities from yoga to pony trekking up to the lovely waterfall.

Further afield, trips can be arranged for whale watching (migration season is October-March) and Los Islas Marietas - a top dive and snorkelling site in the bay.

The boat taxi Nayeli leaves from Boca de Tomatlan at 0900 and 1500 daily, returning at 1100 and 1700, and you should allow an hour to get to Boca from Puerto Vallarta airport.

On booking, we'll of course send you a full information sheet, and be on hand with any questions you may have, or whatever we can help with to make your stay as wonderful as possible !

More Details
Suitability:
  • long term renters welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
mike shirra (Property Manager)
Member since: 2015
Call Manager
Speaks english, french

Location

Nearest Airport
40 Miles
puerto vallarta
Nearest Barpub
los chonchos
Nearest Ferry
15 Miles
baco de tomatlan
Nearest Restaurant
los chonchos
Nearest Beach
los chonchos
Car: not necessary

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Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this vacation cabin rental in Chimo, Mexican Riviera

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
GBP
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
high
Oct 1 2016 - Jul 1 2017
3 night minimum stay
C$140
C$776
C$2,783
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
C$93
C$590
C$2,109
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable Damage Deposit C$17

Manager's Cancellation Policy

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Amenities

Accommodation and Amenities for this vacation cabin rental in Chimo, Mexican Riviera

Property Type:
  • cabin
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 25 m²
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Beachfront ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • Oceanfront ...
  • Rural
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Towels Provided ...
Kitchen:
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , outdoor shower
  • hot shower, covered, but opens onto private courtyard towels, hand towels and beach towels soaps and body wash
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
  • queen bed, mosquito net, all bedding 100% cotton small fan
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • Games ...
  • Toys ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
Suitability:
  • long term renters welcome
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • swimming
Notes:
there is a restaurant, budget 70 us dollars per day per couple - let us know whether you'd prefer to use this, self-cater, or a mixture of both.