La Dolce Vita, luxury ocean-front condo.

La Dolce Vita, luxury ocean-front condo.

Overview

Property Details

Updated: Sep 11, 2014
Condo, 2 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, 4 Sleeps

WOW, Paradise found La Dolce Vita, " the good life ".A beautiful privately owned 1500 sq ft large condo, non smoking residence with all the comforts of home, 8 minutes from downtown by bus which stops right outside our building,

fare is all of 5.50 pesos,(.50 cents). The complex is right on the Beach yet surrounded by the tropical jungle and mountains. You go directly on to the vendor free beach from our beautiful large pool area .

The condo has all the comforts of home, decorated in the colorful

style synonymous of Mexico. Two very large air conditioned

bedrooms,Large private master bedroom with King size bed,pillow top

matress and 1000 thread count sheets,en suite, full bath , large flat screen T.V.

Second bedroom has two brand new pillow top single beds which convert to King. your choice, and also has an adjacent bathroom .The living room is also air conditioned, all rooms have ceiling fans, just in case you prefer to listen to the

ocean instead of the air conditioner.

The large living room is eqipped with stereo, Satelite tv, dvd and

vcr.

We prefer our guests to be mature adults, families with well behaved

children over the age of six, as said before, absolutely no smoking.

Furniture is handcrafted and painted in the colorful Mexican style.

A large balcony leads off the living room and bedroom, overlooking

the large pool and beautiful Banderas bay. Watch the whales play

from December to April as you sit on the balcony with a Margarita in

hand ,that you just blended up in the fully equipped beautiful

kitchen that provides you with a full sized dish washer, all the

appliances you could need, granite counters ,all the comforts of

home. Off of the kitchen you will find the laundry room with washer

and dryer.

The dining room is fabulous and will seat 6 people around the large

dining table. WE have wonderful views from the 7th floor, the

building entrances on the 5th floor, an elevator takes you to

whatever floor you want or directly to the pool and beach.

More Details
  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Swimming pool
  • Barbecue
  • Internet
  • Wheelchair access

Recent Review

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Reviews

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La Dolce Vita, luxury ocean-front condo.
http://www.vacationrentals.com/listing/p7009026
+1 360-679-0550
Puerto Vallarta Jalisco
Calgary/Canada
5

My 50th B-day escape

  • 5 of 5
Yes my last linute decision for a getaway was a good one. With only limited time to prepare and find a place to stay I decided to try the Condo experience and selected the sonderful La Dolce Vita. The owner was the absolute best in her customer care. She totally made me feel at ease with my first on-line rental. The information package she provided was a great reference for some of the things to do and see. The Condo was fabulous, with absolutely everything you could possibly need available to you. Sitting on the balcony, with cocktail in hand, watching the sunset over the Bay is the ultimate in relaxation. Canopy Zip Lining, now there is how I got my excitement. Having been to PV several times over the years I have decided that this is the way to holiday. Thank you for allowing me to share this home and I have been passing it on to everyone I know already.
Until next time, Cheers.
  • Submitted: Nov 10, 2009
  • Stayed: Aug 2009
  • Source: HomeAway, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, People with Disabilities, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: Your vacation experience is as important to me as it is to you, Anything I can do to make it memorable for you, I try to accomplish. Future renters, you can be totally confident that this condo has all you need for your comfort, if you have a special request I will do what I can to help you.
business
La Dolce Vita, luxury ocean-front condo.
http://www.vacationrentals.com/listing/p7009026
+1 360-679-0550
Puerto Vallarta Jalisco
5

An Amazing Week!

  • 5 of 5
My wife and I spent an amazing week at Diane's beautiful condo to celebrate our 25th wedding anniversary. Everything was as advertised and more. A breathtaking view of the ocean greeted us as we opened the door to the condo. The condo was immaculate and perfectly appointed with everything you could need. Beach towels, beach gear, a beautiful kitchen (we prepared several meals and enjoyed dining on the spacious balcony overlooking the beach). Air conditioning in every room was another added bonus. Diane thought of everything when preparing this beautiful property for visitors. She was thoughtful enough to provide us with a very detailed "lay of the land" which helped us tremendously since it was our first visit to Puerto Vallarta. We also loved the fact that the beach was so private and relaxing. It was as if we had it all to ourselves! The staff was very friendly and eager to answer any questions we had. Bus service stops right in front of the condo for a quick, inexpensive 10 minute ride into town. Taxis were also stationed nearby. We loved the fact that we were far enough away from town to really enjoy the serenity of Playa Punta Negra and still only a quick bus or taxi ride to town to enjoy all of the shops, galleries and restaurants. I would highly recommend Diane's condo to anyone wanting beachfront luxury and privacy. We'll be back! Thank you for your wonderful hospitality Diane!
  • Submitted: Sep 8, 2014
  • Stayed: Aug 2014
  • Source: HomeAway, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for the lovely review, I am so happy for you both that it was beyond your expectations, I certainly welcome you back any time, it is a paradise still to be found by many, once they have tried that area they always come back.
business
La Dolce Vita, luxury ocean-front condo.
http://www.vacationrentals.com/listing/p7009026
+1 360-679-0550
Puerto Vallarta Jalisco
5

Family vacation - Great stay

  • 5 of 5
Hello Dianne - First and foremost, thank you very much for letting us rent your place, it is a very beautiful condo, we really enjoyed ourselves. My kids fell in love with the beach and the great view. The condo is very well maintained as well as the rest of the building, oh! and the guard at the lobby was assiduously attentive. I highly recommend this place for small families and young couples it has everything you need and more.
  • Submitted: Jul 10, 2014
  • Stayed: Jul 2014
  • Source: HomeAway, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for taking the time to write the review, I am so happy that you had a lovely time and found it to be as beautiful as it is, Hopefully you will return again to enjoy our fabulous beach and condo.
Muchas Gracias
Diane
business
La Dolce Vita, luxury ocean-front condo.
http://www.vacationrentals.com/listing/p7009026
+1 360-679-0550
Puerto Vallarta Jalisco
5

La Dolce Vita, Home away from Home!

  • 5 of 5
Our family completely enjoyed being in the lovely La Dolce Vita. With all the amenities of home, we were set for our week's stay in Puerto Vallarta. The amazing owner was there the week prior and stocked our fridge with the essentials. A bottle of wine greeted us, as did lots of great information on things to do and see while in Puerto Vallarta. I loved the location of the condominium, as it's out of the hustle and bustle of town, with a private beach just outside the door. Our family spent many wonderful hours snorkeling around the outcroppings of rocks, seeing beautiful fish, octopus, and lobster. The owner provided boogie boards; we all had fun taking on the waves. We had an amazing time watching the daily display of bait fish schooling and the subsequent feeding of jack fish, all from our balcony. We barbequed on the balcony and enjoyed coffee every morning there. The condo was very comfortable, clean and perfect for our family. The property is secure and clean, and the staff so very helpful and kind. We had a lot of fun visiting neighboring Mismaloya, and zip lining in the mountains with Canopies Los Veronas, http://www.canopytours-vallarta.com/. We also took a water taxi from the little village of Boca de Tomatlan (a short bus ride south) to Yelapa and spent the day on the beach and in the water. It's a beautiful boat ride and worth the trip. Given the fact we had a full kitchen, we ate in quite a lot, but when we did go out we had a couple wonderful meals at Lindo Mar which is about ten minutes north. Walking from the condo is not recommended as the roads are narrow, but we did it a couple of times. Public transit is a great way to go and a bus picks up on the other side of the street from the condo every 15 minutes or so and costs 7.50 pesos per person. We learned a lot about the transit system and took a fun adventure to the town of Bucerias. It was fun but there are a ton of vendors. One thing to note is you can catch a public transit van (white) from Bucerias to Puerto Vallarta which is much more comfortable and cost about 40 pesos per person...worth it. Do your homework before coming to the area so you can plan out your vacation. The owners also have a ton of great information in the condo. Our time in Puerto Vallarta was so much fun! If you are looking for a low-key, relaxing place to stay, look no further than La Dolce Vita. It's truly a wonderful place to stay, you won't be disappointed!
  • Submitted: Jul 5, 2014
  • Stayed: May 2014
  • Source: HomeAway, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: What a lovely review, I so appreciate the time it takes to do this, many people go by the reviews as they know that they tell the truth..
Of course, the most important for me is that you had a lovely time and loved the condo.
Thank you so very much
Diane
business
La Dolce Vita, luxury ocean-front condo.
http://www.vacationrentals.com/listing/p7009026
+1 360-679-0550
Puerto Vallarta Jalisco
Vancouver, Canada
5

Fabulous condo

  • 5 of 5
We recently had the total pleasure to stay at La Dulce Vida during the month of December. What a beautiful experience. So many thoughtful details. From the welcome greeting of a bottle of wine to the basic supplies to make coffee the first day, everything represents an owner who really cares about the happiness of their guests. High quality linens, extremely comfortable beds, lots of beach supplies and an impeccably clean condo made for a wonderful home while on vacation.

I couldn't have asked for more. The kitchen was well stocked with everything you could need to prepare any meal. We managed to prepare a full Christmas dinner , with all the trimmings. Wonderful. The location is ideal if you love the ocean, privacy and easy access to town. We went in every other day to the markets, and took a taxi home for 6.00. There are buses every 15 minutes and fun to ride. The view of all the New Years fireworks was spectacular. You can see all the way from Mismaloyan to Bucerias. It was amazing.

We all loved staying there. It was easy to contact Diane and she always responded promptly. The maid service is excellent and she became like family to us. I can't recommend this rental highly enough, and I hope we get to stay there again soon.
  • Submitted: Feb 16, 2013
  • Stayed: Dec 2012
  • Source: HomeAway, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for taking the time to write this wonderful review, I believe it helps people in making their decisions to read what previous guests have discovered about our location and fabulous beach, it is a part of paradise to be far enough from town to have total peace, and yet a short ride of 7 minutes to Old Town, or as is commonly known as the "romantic Zone".
I will look forward to your next visit.
Thank you.
business
La Dolce Vita, luxury ocean-front condo.
http://www.vacationrentals.com/listing/p7009026
+1 360-679-0550
Puerto Vallarta Jalisco
Boise, Idaho
5

The Suite life for a family of four

  • 5 of 5
This is our second time to "La Dolce Vita" and it will definitely not be our last. It is perfect for our family of four. The location is excellent, it is just a ten minute local bus ride from the Southern part of the City (Romantic Zone). The location feels remote due to the tropical jungle surrounding the condos; however, all the amenities of a nice/modern hotel are available. The condo personnel are very friendly and the building is well maintained. The beach is great; one of the best in PV according to the locals (I agree). The pool is very nice and there are sufficient lounge chairs. This place is the total package! It has a spectacular view, nice accommodations and an excellent location. What else could you ask for except more vacation time!
  • Submitted: Jun 17, 2012
  • Stayed: Jun 2012
  • Source: HomeAway, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Did I overlook responding to your most welcome review, if I did, I am so sorry. I am looking forward to your return, we made a few changes in November to the windows, they all have security bars so the windows can stay open, it's a good thing to do.
Thank you for once more choosing my condo for your vacation.

Location

Activity and Interests

Puerto Vallarta offers almost everything one could want. Watersports

of all kinds, hand gliding, boat trips, fishing trips dinner cruises

are just a few things of the many available.

:Bicycle trails.

: boat launch and Marina.

:Golf.

:hiking.

:horseback riding.

:Scuba diving.

:water skiing.

:swim with the dolphins.

:Trainer for the day with the dolphins.

:Jungle canopy rides.

:Bungee jumping.

:parasailing.

So much to do that you will love every minute of your wonderful

time. After a full day you can go home to this gorgeous condo and

relax with the drink of your choice or go to one of the 1300

restaurants available to you.

The town is quaint with cobblestone streets, small old villages,

majestic mountains, beautiful waters and beaches, it is situated on

the northern coast of Mexico's Riveira and the temperature is mostly

a comfortable 85 degrees.

The nightlife is exceptional and in abundance.

Dental work is fantastic and a bargain, a crown is $450.00.More

information can be given when you contact us.

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Notes

  • Nightly Rate: $99 - $250

    Weekly Rate: $700 - $1000

    Monthly Rate: $700 - $1000


  • Please read rates and look at calendar prior to inquiring.
    one time cleaning fee $35.00.


    Please e-mail or phone for possible last minute vacancies or special
    rates when condo is unexpectedly available.
    30% of the rent is required at booking, plus a refundable $250.00
    damage/security deposit.
    In case of cancellation you will receive a 100% credit on a future
    booking if you cancel not less than 30 or more days prior to date of
    occupancy.
    Payment by , personal check ,or money order.
    Christmas from Dec 20th thru" Jan 3rd the nightly charge is $250.
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Amenities

Property Type

  • condo

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Romantic
  • Family
  • Budget
  • Luxury

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Internet

Pool / Spa

  • Outdoor Pool

Suitability

  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair accessible
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only

Location Type

  • Beach View
  • Beachfront
  • Oceanfront

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • golf

Bathrooms

  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1
  • Bathroom 2

Bedrooms

  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1
  • Bedroom 2

Outside

  • Outdoor Grill

Notes:

  • : air conditioning in each room. : ceiling fans in all rooms. : ceiling fans on the balcony. : Very spacious rooms. : High speed internet.(wireless), included in your rent. : Newer washer, dryer and frig. : B.B.Q on Balcony. : Total renovation in 2006, newly tiled floors throughout, New kitchen with granite counters, dishwasher, disposal and all appliances. :New living room furniture (2007) : Dish Networ : D.V.D.player, some movies (oldies) are provided, C.D. player, stereo, t.v. (bring your favourite music and dvd's, the Mexican purchased dvd's do not work on the American D.V.D. player). : Flotation rafts for you to relax on in the ocean. Wave runners and noodles. : bus to town right outside front door , takes 7 minutes and runs every 10 minutes. : 24 hour security. : cd stereo, Large flat screen t.v. maid service twice a week. : Laundry room with almost new Maytag washer and dryer. :Beautiful view from living room and master bedroom. : Large swimming pool, with direct access on to beach from pool. : Beautiful view from balcony which overlooks the Banderas bay, you can watch the cruise ships come in and watch the whales at play. : poolside BBQ pit. : High speed wireless internet.;Boogie Boards. : Fully stocked with linens including beach towels. : The Condo is fully furnished with all the comforts of home . Very comfortable beds, quiet complex yet near to the town for night life and the many stores and wonderful restaurants. : Taxi drivers are a wealth of information and mostly speak English very well.
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