Nestled above San Miguel, minutes from the Jardin, are three amazing "Jewels". Three very different casitas staggered on the hillside offering privacy and a town view from inside the casita, no walking up a spiral staircase with a tray of Margaritas to go and sit on an exposed rooftop. Within this Casita, Ruby, you can view the town from your BED or from the sunken BATHTUB/SHOWER. You can sit in the living room area and watch the evening fireworks or the frolicking birds are at eye level in the afternoons from the "Jewels". These are Boutique Casitas and each has its own style, Ruby is woodsy and has the most amazing terrace, it's for people who love the "al fresco" lifestyle, love to sit and read, and dine outdoors under the stars. The glassed in, sunken tub bathroom is a luxury soak and soothes the aching muscles from sightseeing all day. These casitas are for the visitor that wants quiet serenity, a refuge from the hustle and bustle that can be San Miguel, when they return home. Our Casitas have all the modern amenities of home:
40 in. flatscreen Samsung Smart Televisions with tons of Apps as well as traditional Mexican cable
Complementary Netflix Acct for your enjoyment
Local phone line
Free USA line to phone anywhere in the US.
Location: In Centro, above but just less than 4 blocks away away from the Jardin and Juarez Park, across the street from the home built by Actor/Comedian "Cantiflas" and next door to famed Mexican Tenor Pedro Vargas' estate.
Topaz - Kitchenette (coffee maker/sink/fridge/2 stovetop burners/microwave oven/toaster/dishes)
Ruby - Coffee bar (coffee maker/fridge/microwave oven/toaster oven/toaster)
Opal - Full size kitchen (stove/oven, Full fridge, everything you need in a kitchen)
We do prefer weeky rentals, even in the high season, and try and work with our guests to insure their stay with us is a memorable experience, not just a bed for the night.
Casita Ruby met all my expectations and more! We travelled throughout Mexico during the month of January and Casita Ruby was by far our favorite abode. Elizabeth/Bebe our host was wonderful and has thought of everything her guest could need.
*Terrace with an amazing view
*Writing Area with a beautiful view.
*Separate sitting area with a swivel TV - so you could watch it from your bed as well.
* Accessibility of transportation.
Please note that the casita is on a steep hill but there are tons of buses and taxis that pass by all the time.
Loved it so much, I will definitely be returning again!
P.S. Bebe - on my way back to the USA, I ran into a lady who happened to be the mother of a well known american designer and had been living in SMA for the past 2 months. We compared our casitas while waiting to board the plane.
I would recommend this place in a heartbeat! The location is easy to get to, wonderful shops, restaurants, spas, activities, cooking classes, are just a minute walk from the apartment! The view has to be the best in the city! The balcony is spacious with plenty of seating to sit, relax and enjoy the can't be beat view. The bathroom was by far our favorite part! A HUGE sunken tub and shower with floor to ceiling windows overlooking the city and the valley. We both took turns spending hours in the bathtub just reading and enjoying the view. The housekeeper was incredibly kind and cleaned and refilled our water on a regular basis. The kitchenette was kindly stocked with coffee, tea, water, dishes and a mini-fridge. Also, the hosts are amazing. They sent us ample information before we arrived which really helped make our stay more pleasurable. They even called when we arrived and the day we left to make sure everything was to our liking. Oh, and the internet is very fast which is great because my husband works remotely. Look no further and please stay here!! You will not regret your decision!!
Drop dead gorgeous view. All concerns addressed promptly. Cost $$$$$$, but remember you are paying for the view. No kitchen a downsize. Also, in order to have such a lovely drop dead gorgeous view it's up the mountain, and a steep climb. Taxis are only 30 pesos and the bus 5 pesos. I think it would have been fun to be nearer to Centro and have the ability to walk everywhere, but much nosier in Centro. All in all, I was comfortable (bed and mattress perfect) , no kitchen, no problem as I'm not much of a cook. San Miguel's weather lovely in July and August. Yes some rains, but then it clears up and is lovely again. Bebe, (owner /manager) very accommodating and respectful of your concerns.