Karen Melby Teerlink Directora801 913-4400
most often asked questions. . . . .
Is There Easy access to the Villa?
Yes. Sergio our house manager, will meet and greet you at the villa. He will help you settle in and answer any questions. He is available your entire stay, so you always have someone to help you. Sergio speaks English and lives near by. He can be reached by text on WhatsApp a great free app.
Also note: tips are always appreciated in Mexico.
Good Deep Sea Fishing?
Yes, World renown deep sea fishing local experienced fisherman will take up to 3 or 4 people in his panga or a larger covered boat for 5 to 6 people, you will need to pay for bait a tip is always appreciated. Dorado, Yellow Tail and even Marlin are in the Sea of Cortez. Just let me know and we would be happy to reserve the type of fishing that is best for your group. We have a large deep freeze at the Villa for your catch of the day. Our Chef can also cook it up for your dinner. Bring a cooler to bring your fish home.
Restaurant near by?
Yes, there are two, The 1535 is great Mexican fare reasonably priced. It is an open air restaurant right on the beach with a great view of the bay. It is in walking distance (15 min) down the beach.
Also The Buffalo Room just steps out your front door.
Also, My friend Teddy has just opened a new restaurant in nearby Las Venntanasit is aptly named Teddy’s. Check it out and tell him I sent you there.
We also offer a private chef to cook for you in the Villa. America makes an array of Mexican favorites. She purchases, prepares, serves and does clean up it is family style dinning. Her flan is fabubuloso!
Note: MUST BE ORDERED ONE WEEK AHEAD OF YOUR ARRIVAL
$35 a day per person for Breakfast and dinner, Children are prorated.
Yes, just walk out your door a few hundred feet down the beach there is great snorkeling in the coral. Bring your own gear. Or there is a boat that will take you on a snorkel expedition for the day that we will arrange for you on request.
Yes, World Class windsurfing and Kite Boarding in La Ventanna just 20 min away. Instruction and rentals available. Main seasonDecember to March.
Scuba Dive Master available?
Yes, they can take you out for scuba diving, or free diving spear fishing.
Stand up Paddle Boards for rent?
Yes. We rent stand up paddle boards for $35 per day or $200 for the week. We have two one is standard size and one is a little smaller.
Yes, There are two on top sea kayaks available for guest use. They are on the beach for your use and the bay is calm for fun paddling. They come with the Villa Rental .
Yes. The Villa is thoroughly clean and provided with fresh linens, before and after your stay. America, Vicki andLinda do daily light housekeeping during your visit. There are also towels provided for the pool.
Water: Can I drink the water from the tap?
No, but we provide bottled drinking water for your stay.
Is there a hair dryer so I don’t need to bring mine?
Yes, there is a hair dyer that you can use in each room.
Is it on a nice Beach?
Yes. The house is located right on a bluff overlooking the beach just a few steps to the sand. Some times you find you are the only one on the beach. Waves are usually kid friendly, and just a little more surf in the summer.
Massage therapist nearby?
Yes. Veronica or Theresa do a wonderful job. Just let us know and we will reserve you a time for her to come to the house and you can have your massage under the Palaypa in the sea breeze off the dune. $80 for one hour.
Is there a gym near by that I can work out?
Yes, there is a small gym in walking distance.
Yes, Usually warm and sunny, with a range of 90’s in the summer to 70’s in the winter. Usually the only rain is in the hurricane season, September.
Phone or Internet access?
NO, There is no telephone at Villa Mirasol. But there is a camera on the computer so you can use your Skype acct. We use the app “Whatsapp” for texting. And I like the app “WePhone” you can make an international call off our Wifi for 1Cent a minute. Excellent sound.
YES We have satelliteinternet service. There is a computer there for your use. We also have wireless connection so you can check your email on your laptop or smart phone by the pool. Sergio has the Password
Yes. We enjoy hosting small intimate weddings. The house stays at the same prices as listed on the Internet for the nights that you stay. The Wedding day has a $1,000 event fee. We have connections with a wonderful wedding planner in La Paz he can provide flowers, food, and a wedding cake can all be arranged for you. He can also help with wedding license questions.
Is the beach crowded?
No. You may find that you and only a few other people are on the beach. It is beach heaven. The sand is fine grain white, with mild swim friendly surf. The only exception to that is All Saints Week. That is the week before Easter Sunday. Then the entire town of nearby San Juan de los Planes camps out on the beach all week, entire families have done this tradition for many, many years.
We have a washer and dryer that our staff can do a little laundry for you for a small fee. (no delicates)
Yes, there is a Golf Course near by. But it is Temporarily CLOSED
There is a golf course in La Paz (1 hour away)
Alcoholic Beverages available?
Yes, There are alcoholic beverages available at the “Mini Supers” in nearby San Juan de Los Planes. There is also a bar at the Buffalo Room next door and a full bar at 1535 Restaurant a stroll down the beach.
Smoking allowed in the house?
No. Villa Mirasol is a non smoking property. No smoking is allowed anywhere on the property.
Sorry no, pets are not allowed at Villa Mirasol.
General aviation airstrip nearby?
Yes, Los Arenas airstrip is just 5 minutes from the Villa The lat and long of the airport is Lat 23 degrees 57.068' north and Long 109 degrees 53.741' west There are no services and it is NOT a port of entry. There is a security guard and airstrips do close at dusk. You can find it listed in Air Bajaby Hanselman, a great guide for flying the Baja. We can also arrange to have Sergio pick you up at the airport we just let him know your aprox. time of arrival and have you "buzz" the house and he will come out to get you. No commercial flights.
NOTE: THE AIRSTRIP IS TEMPORARILY CLOSED AT THIS TIME
Best option for commercial flights are
La Paz international airport 1 hour from Villa Mirasol
San Jose de Cabo international airport 2 1/4 hour drive
We have a professional transportation service that will pick you up. Roberto has a 12 passenger van with a luggage rack on top. He will hold a sign that says Villa Mirasol and your name. La paz $150 San Jose $250 each way plus tax.
Check in and check out times?
Check in after 2:00 pm in the afternoon
Check out before 10:00 am in the morning
Inquire if you need late check out.
Call Karen at 801 913-4400 for availability
Or email Karen at firstname.lastname@example.org
We required a $500 security deposit to hold your reservation while you make your travel arrangements. We should receive the balance 30 days before you arrive
We now take major credit cards (except no American Express) , PayPal, check and wire transfer.
Mailing address 4725 South Holladay Blvd., Holladay, Utah84117
Thank you for your interest we would love to have you stay with us at Villa Mirasol at the Bay of Dreams