Casa Molendera is a beautiful, hacienda style home in a secure, private gated community of Rancho Escondido only 20 minutes north of Sayulita, in Lo de Marcos. Nestled in the hills overlooking the Pacific, in Mexico's Riviera Nayarit, the home is a 5-minute drive to beautiful Lo de Marcos beaches, local shopping, and restaurants. Spend your days having fun enjoying all the activities Sayulita and the local area has to offer, and then retreat to your private oasis for a quiet, relaxing environment. The spacious three-bedroom, three bath home, located in the gated community of Rancho Escondido, a 12-acre luxury retreat, offers the perfect combination of rustic Mexican style and modern comfort and sleeps six guests comfortably.
The casa is named for Diego Rivera’s painting, La Molendera, (The Corn Grinder) which you will find rendered in Mexican Talavera tile above the professional stove in the spacious kitchen. Here you will enjoy the 11-foot Talavera-tiled island and tiled sink, additional stainless steel vegetable sink with purified water, a microwave, and stainless steel refrigerator with purified water and ice. A large dining room, pergola patio, skylights, and washer-dryer in the laundry area add functionality to complement the design. The kitchen is perfect for entertaining, or if you wish to relax, we can arrange a local chef to come in and prepare delicious meals for you.
Glass doors open from the spacious living area onto the west-facing patio, offering an expansive view of the ocean, while equally spectacular mountain views surround the house. The covered, outdoor dining space enjoys lovely views of the pool and ocean and also has a gas grill and mini refrigator. Each room offers saltillo floor tiles and is furnished with artisanal woodwork and Mexican folk art, from the hand carved headboards in the three bedrooms, to the woven huipil pillows and accents throughout the house, each offers a combination of comfort and character.
The bedrooms are all air conditioned, the Master bedroom is spacious, with an ensuite bath, King size bed, and opens out to the master terrace wehre you can enjoy lounging in the sun, or over to the pool to enjoy a swim. The second bedroom also has a King size bed, and there is a Queen size bed in the third bedroom.
Three Talavera tiled baths, outdoor and indoor showers, handcrafted copper sinks, indoor fountain, and in-ground swimming pool complement the rustic style of the house, while a 46” TV and entertainment center, WiFi connection, outdoor mini bar and built-in gas barbecue offer comfort and access within easy reach.
The location of the gated property provides unparalleled views, and proximity to an authentic Mexican village. Fine dining, shopping and a multitude of activities can be found in nearby Sayulita. The Riviera Nayarit is rich in agricultural resources, mango, lime trees, and swaying coconut palms allow you to experience nature as it is meant to be. It is the perfect place to relax and unwind while still being close enough to activities if one so desires. For a taste of uncommon luxury on the road less traveled,
Casa Molendera is everything you are seeking in a vacation home. Please contact us via the form either by email or telephone with any questions and to request a reservation. Please let us know if you desire additonal services such as housekeeping or a local chef to prepare meals.
Location - A car is necessary to get around the area. Casa Molendera at Rancho Escondido is conveniently located in close proximity to a number of amazing day trip adventures. Just 20 minutes to Sayulita, 10 minutes to San Pancho, 5 minutes to Lo De Marcos, 10 minutes to La Penita, 15 minutes to Guyabitos, and 30 minutes to Chacala.
Attending a Destination Wedding at Rancho Escondido? Casa Molendera is the perfect option to house some of the wedding guests and is near the other homes within the gated community that serve as event venues.