About This Listing
Nestle between paradise village and the Grand Mayan,
SEPT,OCT,NOV,SPEACAL $199A NIGHT. reduced from $250 a night,
PLUS A 30% Discount on Vallarta adventure tours,saving you time and money,
Overlooking the marina waterfront in the upscale, Safe gated Nuevo Vallarta community,We are Nestle Between Paradise Village & Grand Mayan over looking the famous Vallarta Adventure Tours come and watch the Dolphin & Sea lion Shows. Family penthouse Dolphin dreams a unique location puts you in the middle of the activities and amenities, and only 4 minutes walking from the beach.The large two bedroom condo has views of Puerto Vallarta, the mountains, marina, canal and El Tigre golf course, and partial ocean view. Also direct view of dolphin and sea lion shows at Vallarta Adventures.Great location take one of he tours from across the Marina.
ASK ABOUT DISCOUNT RATES WITH VALLARTA ADVENTURES.30% when you stay,
The video will show you whats all around the location and the penthouse,
A full kitchen, large living area, 2 full baths, 3 terraces,and wireless internet will meet everyone's needs.
Shops, restaurants, taxis and buses are one to two minutes on foot. Ideal area for cycling, jogging, beach walks, boating, fishing, etc. Quiet and friendly neighbourhood. Boat Slips for rent right outside the front door (subject to availability and only with condo rental). Within easy walking distance of many excellent restaurants, including Porto Bello, Prime 159, Nopal Beach,8 Tostadas, Estudio Cafe, bus stops, taxi rank, free Shuttle Bus to Paradise Village (Fibba owned), convenience stores, and with covered parking space, shared pool and 24 hr security. Elevator to all floors and ramp access at ground level. We also provide our guests a 30%discount for swimming with the dolphins and sea lions next door at Vallarta Adventures dolphin center.Sailing tours for two hours $150 and $50 every hour,
Penthouse Dolphin Dreams 2 bed unit can also be rented along with Penthouse Dolphin Dreams 1 bed unit which is the top floor unit with an lock off,The two suites are connected but separate. Together they offer 3 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms and accommodate 10 people. Rent the whole penthouse or rent either of the two suites.
What Vacation rental travel guild say about us.
To be completely honest I must say, as a European who has never been to this part of the world, I came to Mexico carrying prejudices, assumptions, ideas and images in my head which belong to the world of imagination. This abstract world is often created through a variety of stereotypes which are imprinted onto our subconscious under influence of various media. Movies, especially from our early childhood, play the most important role in development of our imagination. I am sure that, in the imaginary world of an average European, Mexico is all about tequila, men with big mustaches, sombreros and vast deserts mottled with big, green cactuses.
Frankly, my own preconceptions were not far from those simple, childish scenes that I often imagined while reading comic books and watching Hollywood movies. Even though I did not expect Mexico to be a movie set of the final scene from The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly, I did not know anything about its cities. Upon arriving in this huge country, I was surprised and amazed how developed, modern and urban it is. After visiting interesting cities like San Cristobal, Oaxaca and Guanajuato, I packed my bags heading west to the small city that lies directly on the sandy shores of Pacific Ocean – Puerto Vallarta.
Paradise on Earth
I arrived early in the morning while the light was still soft and mellow, falling gently on the mountains which surround Vallarta like a guarding fortress. When I stepped off the bus I still could not see the ocean, but suddenly, for a second or two, it felt like home. It was warm, the air was salty and I felt a pleasant breeze on my skin that reminded me of the Croatian summer wind we call Maestral. Though there were plenty of cabs waiting in front of the station, I caught a city bus which took me to my destination. The Penthouse Dolphin Dreams is a beautiful two floor penthouse situated in the heart of Nuevo Vallarta – a residential resort community about twenty minutes north of Puerto Vallarta, in the center point of the Banderas Bay.
The owner of the property was waiting for me when I arrived. From the first moment he made me feel very welcome and relaxed. Dana is an interesting man, who has traveled the world and lived throughout the United Kingdom. Eight years ago he decided to make his home here in what he calls, “Paradise on Earth.” Even though he has adapted easily to this Mexican beach style of life, learning to surf and paddle board almost every day, he is still a typical English gentleman with a recognizable English sense of humor. After a few minutes in his company, I realized that those stereotypes about cold, distanced and reserved islanders definitely don’t apply to him. As we were sitting in his large first floor open living room having a chat, I observed a whole variety of exotic birds.
For the first time in my life I saw pelicans sailing through the sky in perfect formation like a fleet of army planes. Later I learned that due to its geographical position, this area is a perfect location for bird watching as it is home to nearly 350 species in varied ecosystems and habitats. Dana informed me that this area used to be a swamp, which explains its rich fauna.
The vision of Nuevo Vallarta as a luxury and spacious hotel zone was a project initiated by the federal government over ten years ago. Now, Nuevo Vallarta is a residence for luxury villas and estates with tropical gardens lining the ocean canals, each with its own private docking pier.
Penthouse in the Sky.
After refreshing drinks and short informative chat, I decided to discover more about this amazing penthouse – my home during the next ten days. The position of the apartment is perfect, occupying the top two floors of the building which looms over Vallarta’s famous Dolphin Adventure Park. Most of the first level is a spacious living room extending outward to a terrace for its entire length. It provides a spectacular open view to the canals, jungle plants, blue mountain outlines and beautiful sailboats resting quietly on the still water. Sitting there, I had a feeling of calm stillness as if I were contemplating someplace far away from civilization. The living room is connected to a functional, well equipped kitchen, making this whole space even more cavernous and commodious.
The design of the first level as a whole represents a modern and contemporary approach to style. A brave contrast of colors is apparent between the large white leather couch and the deep red walls. The earthy brown kitchen is aptly chosen to appease and balance those contrasts.
One of my favorite things – a small island across from the stove – is ideal for hanging around with friends and/or group cooking. Situated at the end of the hall are two cozy bedrooms with double beds. Painted in sky blue, with their own bathrooms and small balconies, they provide you with a beautiful southern view of tropical gardens dominated by tall, elegant palms.
Although I did not see half of it, I was already very excited about this place and eager to discover what was waiting for me on the higher level. We climbed the spiral, wooden stairs leading to the penthouse. I must say I was impressed with what I saw! The living space is almost completely organized on a large, wide terrace. The only closed units are the bedroom and bathroom situated on its southern side. This space is really something unique and exceptional. I thought the view from the lower living room was unbeatable, but I was definitely wrong. This was even more stunning. There is nothing above you but a clear blue sky. You can see the whole panoramic view covering 280 degrees.
The biggest asset of this apartment’s orientation is the possibility of viewing an extraordinary attraction. Every day, just under your terrace, you can observe dolphins surfacing or watch a lions playing in the water or lying on the rocks enjoying the sun. I can’t explain how happy and excited this made me feel; strong memories of my early childhood daydreaming about swimming with dolphins in the vast ocean. Everything was just magical! Even though this space is unquestionably decorated as modern and contemporary, it has that rustic touch with its selection of natural materials and decorative objects like wall lamps and handcrafted articles. The roof of the terrace, supported by rugged wooden pilings and dried palm leaves, creates an exotic and dreamy atmosphere. This area is all about hedonism: you can cook outside in the small kitchen, watch herons at night while lying in the big hot tub or take a nap on the massive, wooden hanging bed in the shadow of palm leaves.
Kitchen & Dining
Dining Kitchen island seats 4.
Dining Area Seats : 6
Dishes & Utensils
Iron & Board
Living Room seats 6
Washing Machine & Dryer.
Satellite / Cable : Shaw cable
Communal Pool Heated Pool
Deck / Patio
Away From It All
Location & View
Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
Beach in Nuevo Vallarta (New Vallarta). Walkable beach as far as the eye can see in both directions with the best beach front and no crowds.Turtle reserve and sanctuary. Several times a year you will witness baby turtles being (email hidden)opping, recreation and several championship golf courses. Walmart, Sams Club, Home Depot, Costco, Staples & Mega all within a short drive. World class excursions are right outside your condo with Vallarta Adventures.
There is so much to do in and around Nuevo Vallarta, it could fill up your vacation days alone.Just hop on the free open air buses that navigate Nuevo Vallarta and explore Paradise Village and the other local attractions. If you golf, you'll be thrilled, with 5 world class courses within 10 minutes, and 2 within walking distance! we now have some 36 restaurants in Nuevo Vallarta and more coming.
You will probably want to head out to Puerto Vallarta as well. There is a small bus that comes by main road regularly and will have you in PV in no time.Taxis are very plentiful and it is an inexpensive 20 minute drive into downtown PV and all of it's excitement and charms.check out the cheeky monkey.
Don't forget Vallarta Adventures swim with the dolphins, head out for the very romantic cruise, dinner and show with Rhythms of the Night,or get more active with ziplines and waterfall adventures.Paddle boarding on the marina,There is everything you would want for a great vacation in this beautiful part of the world.
We can offer clients a 30% discount of Vallarta Adventures tours when you stay with us,please ask me for more details.
As one of the fastest growing, most successful investment regions in the state of Nayarit, Nuevo Vallarta doesn't sweat the small stuff. First of all, their new governor is pro-tourism and investment, facilitating federal-state transactions. The area consistently ranks in the top five vacation destinations in the country. Investment opportunities, both national and international, continue to expand over time.
Mexico’s newest destination, Riviera Nayarit, stretches along 192 miles of pristine Pacific coast framed by the majestic Sierra Madre Mountains just ten minutes north of accessible Puerto Vallarta International Airport. The region extends along the entire coast of the Pacific state of Nayarit including the resorts of Nuevo Vallarta, the historic colonial town of San Blas, exclusive Punta Mita, picturesque fishing villages, miles of serene beaches and spectacular Banderas Bay. Riviera Nayarit offers countless activities, such as PGA golf courses,luxury spas, whale watching, turtle release, zip lining, surfing, bird watching, international cuisine, and the local artwork from the traditional Huichol tribe. This year, as a testament to Riviera Nayarit’s luxury offerings, the destination garnered two impressive awards: the top spot for “Best Luxury Beach Destination in Mexico” from Travelocity’s Battle of the Destinations III and the “Best Destination Crystal Apple Award” by Apple Vacations. The region attracts and satisfies vacationers of all tastes and budgets with its wide range of accommodations,
We look forward to hearing from you. We want your vacation to be as special as ours have been in this small piece of paradise!
Please if you have any question just drop me a email,
see you soon,
POOL AREA,ELEVATOR ,key code access,Paddle board,one mountain bike,
Interaction with Guests
Let me help you plan your holiday stay please if you do not know the area i have 10 years experience working the area here in Jalisco and Nayarit,
I offer air port pick up and drop off with a grocery run to help you setting in and save you money and time $80 return trip up to 4 people,
Want to know the best tours plus we can offer you a discount of Vallarta adventure tours,,the best in mexico,
How Friendly and safe it is here and lots of good eating places to experience here AND of course the wonderfull wild life here Dolphin, seas lion birds and much more and great view and how private it is here,,
One parking space is included in this rental property,
Or you can take taxi and buses to get around and water taxi to paradise village or to puerto Vallarta
There a FREE tram here that will take you around Nuevo Vallarta get of jump on service,
I all so do air port pick up and drop off and grocery run too,
Buses to PV run every 20-30 minutes last one back is about 10 pm,
Other Things to Note
ALL GUEST WILL GET A DISCOUNT RATE 30% FROM VALLARTA ADVENTURE TOUR please check them out and book when you get here please let me know in advance
Smoking allowed only on the 3 terraces Please not in the house,
Swimming pool hours end at 10pm. BBQ FOOD AND DRINKS ARE ALLOWED please use plastic glasses and have fun,
Pets allowed in individual basis only - please inquire up to 25 pound is ok please let us know before hand thank you.
If you want cleaning once aweek its $35 extra.
We want you to have fun enjoy your time and feed back is all ways welcome and reviews we love please take the time to leave one,
Thank you have a great trip.
Great views of the Dolphin program watch them from your own condo swim with the Dolphin and sea lion 30% discount when you stay with us.
We stayed in this place for a week and loved it! We were there with our 1 year old and it was a perfect vacation (another family joined us later).
Location is great in the quieter part of Nuevo Vallarta (note: don't trust google maps, the location is not in Marina Vallarta it's in Nuevo Vallarta , close to the "Sea Garden"). A few minutes walk to the beach (much nicer than the beaches in Puerto Vallarta), transportation right there (taxi stop, bus stop to go to Puerto Vallarta - water taxi and trolley to go to other parts of Nuevo), convenient store, a few restaurants (including "8 tosdadas" downstairs and a great tacos place down the peer).
Dana was great: ready to help out with anything, even took us grocery shopping on our arrival! Could not feel more welcome than that!
We had a wonderful stay at this condo in Nuevo Vallarta. The condo was beautiful, comfortable and conveniently located. The food in the area was fantastic. Eddie's serves excellent food and the food at Tacos El Muelle was phenomenal and cheap. Not to be missed!
Dana was an excellent host! He showed us around on our arrival and helped us out as needed through out the stay. He went above and beyond the call of duty as our host. I certainly recommend staying here if your travels take you to Puerto Vallarta.
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About the Host, Dana Andrew
From the UK and now living here in sunny Mexico Nuevo Vallarta in the Bay Of Banderas,Nayarit
Enjoying the life Style the Bay has to offer,there 's something for everyone here.
Love the beach life and keeping fit and cooking when i have time,,,Just taken up Paddle boarding,great funTRY IT WITH ME, we have some thing here for every age here in Paradise,like to travel and meet new people,
Many years experience in real estate and with Property rental and management,after having three property to rent out here and in the UK,i started my own company in the Rental market and in sale for real estate have many years of local experience,
if you are looking for a relocation here in Mexico I be please to share my experience with you,
ask me about my try before you buy package,
VIVA MEXICO come and join me!