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Casa Caramba/El Nido Gorgeous Artsy Apartment

Bar and Kitchen
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Condo/Apartment -
2 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 4
San Miguel de Allende, Central Mexico and Gulf Coast
El Nido is our stunning 2 bedroom/2 bathroom apartment located in Casa Caramba, our compound which includes the owner's home (Casa Calaca), a 1/1 apartment (La Sirena), an art studio, plus rooftop gardens filled with herbs, veggies, flowers, plus incredible sunset views.

The property was transformed from a hovel in 2012 to an imaginative, inspiring and artfully green home away from home. With it's gorgeous colors and finishes, guests say it is like living in Diane's paintings.

El Nido is spacious with approximately 1250sf and includes a fully equipped gourmet kitchen, with private patio with built-in barbeque, overlooking courtyard. Includes access to roof top garden with fresh herbs, vegetables and flowers. Solar electric and hot water with many green features.

The Master Suite is romantic with King bed, handmade metal...
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Listing #FKN5266202
About the Owner
Diane V
Languages spoken:English, Spanish
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:October 2014
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Reviewed 15 August 2016

Well appointed and visual delight. For 12 days I could not have asked for a more enjoyable experience. Diane responded punctually from the beginning of our communication and throughout our stay. Had two friends in and out at different times. Loved this neighborhood with a...More

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Diane V, VR Owner at Casa Caramba/El Nido Gorgeous Artsy Apartment, responded to this reviewResponded 17 August 2016

Barbara, Thank you for such a lovely review. I loved having you and your friends here--such wonderful guests. Hope you can stay with us another time, or that you can buy your own home here! Warmest saludos, Diane

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Oakland, California
Reviewed 9 April 2015


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Reviewed 3 August 2015
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Ziaziazah, VR Owner at Casa Caramba/El Nido Gorgeous Artsy Apartment, responded to this reviewResponded 4 August 2015
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  • Blender
  • Books
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (2)
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (5)
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Patio
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 2:00 PM
    2 Full baths
    1 Queen
    1 King
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About the neighbourhood
Guadalupe is considered the Arts District and it has many amazing wall murals. We Are a 12-15 minute flat walk to the jardin. Via Organica restaurant and grocery store is a few minutes walk away. Our neighborhood is quiet and has a mix of expats and Mexicans. It is safe and we love it!
Car not needed
How to get there
Fly to Mexico City and take a bus or shuttle. Fly to Leon/Bajio airport and take a 1.5 hour shuttle. Easy!
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