About this listing
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Private comfortable independent Apartment Studio at Rooftop 3rd floor level of our home. Views to Miraflores neighborhood from terrace, patio furniture. True feeling of Lima. Walk to Ocean border and Huaca Pucllana!
Description (Still Available: Jul 21-31)
Upon arrival, our host (my Dad, Gustavo) will show you to the studio, answer your questions, confirm your information, and give you a set of keys. Your set of keys will include a key to the exterior gated access from the street. Gustavo is gracious showing you around, helping you, and giving you any information you might need. He understands a little of English but he is quick to find my sister Gloria, who is fluent in English.
Great location, near to Comandante Espinar and Pardo avenues intersection. Close to shopping, gourmet restaurants and fast food/take-out places, churches, public transportation where you can also find taxis, and bustling Miraflores commercial area.
Walk 12-15 minutes for great ocean views. You can surf at the beaches of Miraflores, to which you can walk or take a taxi and there is several surf schools. A Miraflores surf ing school could even pick you up from the studio and take you to the beach for a surfing class with a private instructor. (Pukana School)
Rental Fee for the apt is: US $40 per night
Additional person: US $10
Entire stay has to be reserved and paid in advance.
Host at the studio: Gustavo or Jose Antonio (phone number hidden)
Small TV set,
small electric range with 2 burners,
1 lt water bottle, coffee, tea
Full size bed
two small tables
2 Pots, 1 pan, some kitchen utensils
dishes and tableware
toiletries: Toilet paper, soap, toothpaste, shampoo
Long-term stays: 1st week of toiletries. weekly exchange of sheets and towels.
Sink for laundry in roof top level, and line dry only for small loads
There is a portable A/C in the unit. We do not use it during the winter.
No laundry machine in the unit but there are laundry places in the neighborhood where you can drop off your clothes to wash and dry in 24 hours. Reasonable prices by the kilo.
I try to check with our guests when they come in to see if they need anything.
Guests have private access to their studio unit, full set of keys of the household, auxiliary entry way through a service corridor that leads directly to the third level where the unit is located. Access to patio, access to line dry area, and laundry sink. Full functioning kitchen, cable and wifi. Independent intercom for the studio from the street entrance.
Interaction with Guests
I am always available by email in case you have a question or need help finding a place. Gustavo, your host is mainly available in the evenings and in the mornings, but he will make himself available to greet you at arrival and departure.
Safe, you can go on walks to the ocean, you are close to many restaurants, grocery stores and even a whole Pre Inca Ruin site (Huaca Pucllana) is walking distance!
A main avenue, Comandante Espinar is two blocks from the Studio, you will find plenty of shopping, restaurants, bars and places to have breakfast, as well as places where you can do your laundry by the Kilo.
Other Things to Note
If you need a driver to pick you up or drop off at the airport let me know, we could arrange this for you with a person we know, that does a good job and speaks English. (see taxi driver info in pictures)
Do not ask me to show you the apartment before you rent it. Airbnb does not work that way. Read all the detailed information about this listing, and my reviews before writing to me. And when you do so, please tell me something about you and about your trip. Do not write to me only asking about availability, let me know who you are! We reserve the right to decline hosting people who do not want to upload a picture or do not want to introduce themselves properly.
No stranger visits, nor unannounced friends showing up at the home. Any exceptions needs to be informed and authorized by Gustavo. For security reasons and consideration to the other guests and members of the family. No noise or loud music after 10 pm. No smoking inside the studio. Please remove your trash outside the unit. No cleaning service for extended service. You will be provided cleaning utensiles to upkeep your cleaning.
- Sorry, no pets allowed.
Access to studio from stair way. Line dry area with sink behind lattice partition wall.