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Casa Vaquita & Tamarindo. Historic home and casita two blocks from the Malecon!.

Holiday Rental House -
4 Bedrooms, 3 Bathrooms , Sleeps 8
La Paz, Baja California
Beautiful old Mexican home built in the late 1890's. Location, location, location!

We are 2 blocks from the Malecon on Madero and Hidalgo. In the heart of the historical district. The best restaurants, coffee houses, markets, art galleries. We are across the street from the La Paz landmark 'Vaca' supermarket. Walk to everywhere. You can hear the bells from the Cathedral just 2 blocks away.

The property is composed of 2 buildings that rent SEPARATELY or you can rent the whole property. The main house has 2 bedrooms, 1 bathroom, a large well equipped kitchen, a very large living room and outdoor living area. That is one rental.

The 'casita' is a 2 story, 1 bedroom, 2 bathrooms, fully equipped kitchenette, living/dining room with super comfortable sofa/bed and outdoor living area. That is another rental.

Both units h...
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Listing #FKN2917404
About the Owner
Christine T
Languages spoken:German, English, Italian, French, Spanish
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:May 2013
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Reviewed 23 February 2015

Casa de la Vaquita looks so charming in the photos posted by the owners and by former guests, you wonder if it could measure up once you've arrived. Guess what! It does! My friend and I (traveling companions since we we first met in college)...More

Date of stay: February 2015
2  Thank CuriousJesse
C-Urchin, VR Owner at Casa Vaquita & Tamarindo. Historic home and casita two blocks from the Malecon!., responded to this reviewResponded 5 March 2015

Thanks! We really care about our guests having fun and providing a clean, beautiful and comfortable place to stay. So glad you enjoyed it!

Reviewed 14 December 2014

We stayed at the Casa de la Vaquita for 8 days in December. There were 3 couples and one single in our group. We wanted a place that had space, a sense of place (no bed factory all inclusive) but with the comforts you want...More

Date of stay: December 2014
1  Thank lorneinvan
C-Urchin, VR Owner at Casa Vaquita & Tamarindo. Historic home and casita two blocks from the Malecon!., responded to this reviewResponded 5 March 2015

Thank you so much! That was our vision for the house when we acquired it. May it be around for another century with the laughter of happy traveling families warming it's walls! :-)

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Reviewed 14 December 2014

We were a group of 7 staying at Casa de la Vaquita. This was our first time traveling to La Paz. Traditionally, our group had gone to Puerto Vallarta and really enjoy the traditional Mexican-Spanish style homes and a place quiet and close to town...More

Date of stay: December 2014
1  Thank Eli G
C-Urchin, VR Owner at Casa Vaquita & Tamarindo. Historic home and casita two blocks from the Malecon!., responded to this reviewResponded 5 March 2015

Thanks guys! So glad you liked La Paz. We hope you make it a habit! :-) Christine

  • Air Conditioning
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Blender
  • Boat Available
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (16)
  • Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (3)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (12)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Patio
  • Porch
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Secure Parking
  • Shared Garden
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Waterfront
  • Water Views
  • Wheelchair Accessible
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
This is a non-smoking property.
    3 Full baths
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  • Cleaning fee: €22 / stay - Fee
  • Damage Deposit: €263 / stay - Deposit
  • Extra Guest after 2: €9 / stay - Fee
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About the neighbourhood
Location, location, location!

In the heart of the historic and art district. 2 short blocks from the beach and the Malecon. Walk to everywhere!
Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: General Marquez de Leon: 9.7 km
Ferry: Pichilingue: 8.0 km
Corner of Miguel Hidalgo and Francisco Madero. DO NOT use Google Maps, they send you far inland!
From the Malecon going North, pass the Bismarkcito restaurant, turn right at the OXXO and go up hill one block, pass Belisario Dominguez, the house os on the left on the corner of Francisco Madero. Gray with white iron work, baby cow on the roof.
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Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 0.0 km.
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