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"La Casa del Abuelo"

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

House, 3 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, Sleep 8 (Winter: 2 Bedrooms, Sleep 6).

A roomy-cozy home with 3 bedrooms & 2 full baths. Speed Wi-Fi.

A complete kitchen with all the needed accessories (refrigerator, microwave, coffee maker, cookwares, plates, cups, glasses, utensils), a wide lounge room where to watch cable T.V. or enjoy the beautiful sun setting on the ocean while a spectacular full of lights ocean cruiser leaves local harbor.

Located in a private comunity overlooking the Ensenada Beach. The property is centraly located just a few blocks from downtown where all food types restaurant, shops, markets and nightlife takes place. 1 mile north of Walmart, Costco, Applebees, Burger King, Movie Theaters and Home Depot. Just perfect for family and friends vacations.

More Details

Property Manager
Pablo González
Member since: 2006
Speaks: english, spanish, hebrew
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
June 23, 2017

About Pablo González

My wife Fernanda and I where missionaries out of the country, now we are back in México.

Why Pablo González chose Ensenada

We decided to get this property to have an income and support other missionaries in their work. Also we like to use it to have getaways, church retreats, guest speakers etc…

What makes this house unique

"La Casa del Abuelo" is very centrally located, being right in front of the beach and very close to Down Town.

With a porch overlooking the ocean we really enjoy the lovely sunsets we can admire every evening.

Amenities

Acapulco House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • pets considered
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Beachfront ...
  • Downtown ...
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
General:
  • Garage ...
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single , 1 sleep sofa /futon , The twin single is a bunk-bed, sleeps 2
    Bedroom 3 - 1 sleep sofa /futon , Not available through WINTER TIME.
  • The house has a wide living room to set to sleep other people. We have 2 extra cushions.
Entertainment:
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Outdoor Grill
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • duty free shops
  • festivals
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis

Reviews

Excellent! 4.6/5 -
(23 traveler reviews)

"La Casa del Abuelo"
average rating of 4.6086955 based on 23 reviews
4

Nice home

  • 4 of 5

The home was great, but I just have a suggestion, please upgrade your kitchen ware and some other items like paper towels and toilet paper to be available to the guest.

and won't hurt to check out the shower sewer. In general our staying was fun. :D

  • Submitted: May 31, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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4

Good

  • 4 of 5

It's was our first time visiting ensenada &I must say I was a bit nervous at first but it was pretty easy to get there coming out of arizona! We came out here for my fiances birthday weekend &I had made a request with the owner to see if they would set up a lil bit of birthday things up for him &they completed it for me! He really wasnt expecting that! The home was a bit difficult to find since I didn't know we had to go thru a wooden gate but I found it after going in circles about 10 times lol the home was clean &felt very welcoming..the view was great I didn't mind the Avenue much. The casa had everything we needed we felt secure there was restaurants..bar &mini store within walking distance that was a plus! The only upside was the kitchen has ants so WATCH YOUR FOOD!!! &the refrigerator leaked inside at night which really sucked cuz some of our food had to be thrown away also the toilet got clogged very easily! So when they say don't throw toilet paper down the toilet DON'T DO IT!!! We didn't use the 3rd bedroom but it could use some more cleaning especially around the windows. The 2nd bedroom with the bunks smelled &the carpet felt gross I'm not sure if it was mold or not but the carpet could be changed throughout the home. Overall we would stay here again those minor things won't stop us I'm glad we chose LA CASA DEL ABUELO for our first time visiting ensenada it was a great stay! Oh one more thing I would recommend to bring your own towels to shower since the ones they provide don't feel or smell clean.

  • Submitted: May 9, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Tijuana, Baja California, Mexico
5

Excelente ubicacion

  • 5 of 5

Esta casa estuvo genial para el fin de semana que estuvimos, tiene todas las especificaciones mencionadas y la ubicacion es perfecta para pasear. En un futuro buscare quedarme ahi de nuevo.

  • Submitted: Apr 28, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Mentone, CA
5

Great hospitality, good location, and a beautiful view

  • 5 of 5

Our family of 6 stayed at "La casa del abuelito" for spring break 2017. It was surprisingly homey and comfy compaired to other places perviously booked. It was a perfect distance from the usual touristy downtown. We were able to uber downtown for only $ 2.50. The beach view is beautiful and breathtaking from the back patio. It is a secured residential community with a perfect balance of tourist and local residents. It was easy to find but hard to get into without knowing that there was a sliding wooden gate that only opens with a clicker (which we recived upon arival) So we parked outside on the street and walked in thru the side gate which is always supervised by a watchman. Our host were super hospitable, a husband and wife team. They did a walk thru with us, told us all the good restaurants to eat at, what food carts are the best, where to change money currencies and best place to shop for cheap. We were very pleased with the cleanliness and presentation of the 2 room/2bath. Its not a 5 star hotel setting but it is a homey comfortable place to stay. Bedding had nice clean matching linen on a comfotable matress, plenty of towels, dishs, cooking ware, nice home decor, pleanty of space for kids to play, seating for eating and living space and wifi was excellent.

The best part of this trip was the view!! With a lit up carnival at night and the sunset on the beach right across from us we couldnt miss one sunset while staying here. Access to the beach is walking distance across the street. We went to the Country bar cantina and it felt like a locals spot. The manager called to recommend a trampoline spot "brinca" (jump)right down the street, walking distance. It was very affordable and all the kids and some of the adults in our group had a blast.They also had "miches" right outside the entrance that served us the best bloody beer you have ever tasted.

Over all I would recommend this place for anyone that is looking for a comfortable home to vacation in away from the busy downtown.

If I would have to mention a negative it would be shower water temp. Which im sure is not the owners fault. Warm water is limited so keep that in mind if you have your heart set on taking a warm long shower...not in Ensenada...basicly anywhere you stay.

  • Submitted: Mar 27, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Would stay again...

  • 4 of 5

We would stay again, it fit our needs, the owner was very nice & very courteous.. His house is as pictured the private community needs a little TLC none the less we would stay again...

  • Submitted: Sep 13, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank´s & to see you again.
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5

Great family home with a great view!

  • 5 of 5

Great stay at la Casa del Abuelo. Pablo was very courteous and helpful & greeted us and gave us a tour when we first arrived and explained and answered every question we had. Great home in front of the beach with a great view! Has all the amenities you need. We will definatley be staying there again. Gracias Pablo!

  • Submitted: Aug 30, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
80 Miles
Tijuana
Nearest Barpub
40 Metres
Casa Country
Nearest Golf
8 Miles
Casa County Club
Nearest Restaurant
0.2 Miles
Magnolia´s
Nearest Beach
40 Metres
Playa Hermosa, Ensenada
Car: recommended
Other Activities:

Top Thing to do in City: * Fishing. * Beach. * Off Road Races - Baja 1000. * Atv's, Motorcycles. * Shopping.Top Thing to do in Budget: * La Bufadora. * Wine Tasting. * Beach. * Surfing..Top Thing to do in Family: * Whale Watching. * Beach. * Las Cañadas. * Adventure excursion. * Horse Riding.

The water is about 100 yards from the house, there are no buildings between the house and the beach, but there is a street which is lower than the house, so it does not obstruct the view.

From the house you will be able to see dolphins in the ocean,

grey wales (in winter months) and the cruise ships as they enter or exit the port of Ensenada.

The tourist section of the city is only 1 mile from the house,

where you will find restaurants, shops, bars, and night clubs. The famous bufadora is a short 30 minute drive south from the house.

You can do: golfing, fishing, whale watching tour, surfing, boating, jet-skiing, kayaking, shelling, ATV, horse-back riding, adventure excursions, wine tasting and vineyards tours, shopping, restaurant and nightlife.

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Rates & Availability

Acapulco House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
High Season
Apr 1 2017 - Oct 15 2017
2 night minimum stay
$160
$660
$1,500
 
Notes: Rates are based on 7 guests; add $5 per night, per additional guest
 
Standard pricing
2 night minimum stay
$140
$510
$1,000
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $100
Pet Fee $50

Manager's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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