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Charming2 bedroom apartment great l
Charming2 bedroom apartment great l
3 guests
2 bedrooms
2 beds
2 baths
3 guests
2 bedrooms
2 beds
2 baths
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The apartment is charming. It has a cozy atmosphere, achieved with lovely old fashioned genuine English furniture that belonged to my parents. Very comfortable, equipped with everything, it's my second home. Lots of light flows from the large windows and the view is of a quiet street full of trees and flowers. Modern building, 6 stories high, I'm on the second floor, it has an elevator. Location! Location! It could not be better.

The space

1 short block away from the lighthouse (“el Faro”) and the award winning Parque Raimondi, best in all of Lima. This is the part of the “Malecón”( the street and parks that sit on top of a huge cliff overlooking the Pacific Ocean) that has less movement, with traffic one way only and no buses or “combis” allowed. Delight in leisurely walks along the landscaped gardens and paths of the “Malecón” while you enjoy the most magnificent panoramic view of the ocean and the city of Lima, and within 10 minutes of the famous Lovers Park “Parque del Amor”. Spectacular sunsets! Just 5 minutes walk to banks, shops and to some of the town’s finest seafood restaurants as well as “parrillerias”. Located on the second floor of a modern six stories building, you can walk up or take the elevator. The building has 24 hour secure doorman service and intercom from the street to the apartment. It is offered fully furnished. Cozy living room with dinning area that features fine English furniture and floor to ceiling bay window that projects into the street and offers a view of the street leading to the park and gardens nearby. The main bedroom has a brand new (Jan2013) queen size bed, night tables, English vanity with a magnificent round mirror and wall to wall closet. The guest bedroom has one very comfortable full size bed, 2 night tables, a chair, a dresser,and wall to wall closet. There are two full bathrooms with shower. The kitchen is fully equipped with pots, pans, china, glasses, silverware and gadgets, beautiful ceramic top electric stove and oven. There’s also a brand new Jan 2013 washer/dryer, iron and ironing board, cleaning utensils and vacuum cleaner.Telephone, incoming calls free.

Guest access

I list only two bedrooms. In fact there are three, but there's no access to the third one which I use to store my personal things. This apartment is my second home.

Interaction with guests

Any question or concern, Rosita Coello, my friend and manager is only one flight down in apt 101. And you can also email me at any time and I will answer promptly. (EMAIL HIDDEN)


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Amenities
Elevator
Internet
Wireless Internet
Kitchen

Sleeping arrangements
Bedroom 1
1 queen bed
Bedroom 2
1 double bed

House Rules
No smoking
Not suitable for pets
No parties or events
Not safe or suitable for children (0-12 years)
Self check-in with doorman

No loud noise, please consider our neighbors.
Sleeping accommodations only for the paying guests. Building management security requires all guests to email copy of passport once reservation has been confirmed.
No friends or family of guests may sleep over.
Appliances are only to be used by paying guests.
No outside maid service allowed.
For stays over one week maintenance and change of linen will be scheduled for additional $30 to be paid locally by guest.
My neighbor and manager is Rosita Coello, her apartment is in the same building, 101/102 on the 1st floor. She will greet you and hand you the keys.


Cancellations

11 Reviews

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Ricardo User Profile
September 2015
The host canceled this reservation 26 days before arrival. This is an automated posting.
Maria-Helena User Profile
Response from Maria-Helena:
I had to cancel because I was advised that the ongoing construction in my building would not be finished as promised by mid October and as it is there's a lot of noise and dust, too uncomfortable, not fit to rent. I notified Ricardo and Airbnb as soon as I found out. Very sorry Ricardo for this inconvenience.
September 2015

John User Profile
December 2014
TWe were right near the beach in a great place for walking.

Frank User Profile
April 2014
My wife and I spent a very comfortable 3 1/2 weeks in Maria Helena's apartment. It is a quiet neighborhood that is only a few minutes walk to about 4 restaurants, 2 supermarkets, an excellent bakery and pastry shop and the walking paths overlooking the Pacific ocean. Inexpensive taxis can also be easily obtained in the neighborhood. We would recommend it to anyone wanting to spend some quiet time in Lima while being near everything at the same time.

Stephanie User Profile
January 2014
We stayed in Maria-Helena's apartment in Lima for two weeks and our experience was superb. The apartment is comfortable, immaculate, and very secure as there is a doorman 24 hours a day. The location is perfect in Miraflores, the best section in Lima right on the ocean. Maria-Helena was very flexible in adjusting our stay when our trip was delayed by several days. I heartily recommend this apartment as the perfect place to stay when visiting Lima. Everyone associated with Maria-Helena and the apartment was helpful, accommodating, and very friendly. Thank you Maria-Helena! Stephanie

Lida User Profile
December 2013
Maria Helena's place is perfectly located. Close to everything, yet far enough from the busy area; in a lovely street just a few steps away from the park overlooking the ocean. Very clean, comfortable and well equipped, I felt at home right away. I would love to stay there again when I return to Lima.

Sara User Profile
September 2013
I highly recommend this apartment for everything. Great location, close to the water and park, in a very nice and quiet residential area but also with small grocery shops close-by and great restaurants 3 minutes away walking. Comfortable beds and very nice apartment, loved the lamps! Great host, very responsive and friendly. We had a great experience.

Juanita User Profile
March 2017
Nice cozy two person appartment! Maria Helena is a very kind host.

New York, New York, United StatesJoined in June 2011
Maria-Helena User Profile
I am a mature individual who likes people, I have lived in several countries throughout my life, and have traveled extensively. I enjoy the interaction with people from different parts of the world and respect their points of view and culture. It's an ongoing learning experience.
Languages: English, Español, Français, Italiano
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within an hour

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