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Walk to Everything Colonial Home--Historic Centro

Main entry and living area
Very good
7 reviews
Main entry and living area
Dining Area to Kitchen
Plunge pool and fountain in the evening
Relax on the terrace before you explore
Enjoy city views and lounging on the roof top around the Pergola
Kitchen and dining with all the estentials
Main bedroom with queen-sized bed and en suite bath
Main bedroom
Main Bedroom
Mayan iconography throughout the casa
Garden bedroom  with queen-sized bed and en suite bath
Garden Bedroom view of Fountain and Pool
Garden Bedroom
Hand painted sinks in both baths
Locally sourced soaps and oils
See the Historic Centro on a Horse and buggy ride just four blocks from the casa
Enjoy the traditional dancers at the main plaza and other activites on weekends
Christmas at the main plaza
Balloon guy in front of the Church
Activities for all ages in the Historic Centro
Take a day trip to the Mayan Archaeological site of Uxmal or Mayopan
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2 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 4
Merida, Yucatan Peninsula
Casa La Barenda is a beautifully renovated 1800's colonial home located in the heart of Merida Central Historico where you can walk to restaurants, museums, shops, theaters and all the exciting activities that go on in the Plaza Grande (the central square). And it is only fifteen minutes from the Merida International airport!

Travelers to Merida will discover a vibrant and cosmopolitan city that retains much of its French and Spanish colonial charm and Casa La Barenda is right in the middle of one of the most charming historic districts, Santiago.

Casa La Barenda has two bedrooms with en-suite bathrooms, a plunge pool, rooftop lounge, kitchen, and large dining and living areas making it the perfect vacation home for families or couples.

Casa La Barenda makes an excellent base to explore nearby Mayan archeological sites, Colonial...
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Listing #FKN4304241
About the Owner
Tim G
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:92%
Response Time:Within a few hours
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Reviewed 3 December 2016

Casa Barenda is a beautiful house to rent. It is absolutely in the perfect location to walk everywhere. This is my third time to Merida and walking to Centro was a breeze. One night we had a problem with the lock and called Pepe the...More

Thank Lauriebeths11
booker925, VR Owner at Walk to Everything Colonial Home--Historic Centro, responded to this reviewResponded 5 December 2016

Thanks so much; it was a pleasure hosting you! There's so much to see, do and experience in the Historic Centro--a thriving and diverse cultural scene chock-full of food, art, theater, music, handcrafts and history --all within walking distance from the casa. And don't forget...More

Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

What a stunning casa! Such a beautifully restored property among crumbling Merida. It was light, airy and cool. Close enough to walk to the old cathedral and opposite to Santiago Park. Never had a problem street parking 1/2 block north. Was dipping in the plunge...More

Thank Jamie T
booker925, VR Owner at Walk to Everything Colonial Home--Historic Centro, responded to this reviewResponded 18 August 2016

It's great to hear you enjoyed Casa La Barenda! It was a pleasure hosting you! It's a pleasure too, to have a professional management team that supports every effort to make sure you feel at home. Traveler's love Merida's thriving urban renascence underway where you'll...More

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Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

Location great, short walk to main plaza, had issue finding house & address on contract was incorrect. Had to walk around & found it on corner. In addition owner charged me extra $25 for electric bill. Odd but if I didn't pay my deposit kept....More

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booker925, VR Owner at Walk to Everything Colonial Home--Historic Centro, responded to this reviewResponded 28 July 2016

Happy to hear you enjoyed your stay at the casa and walk to everything in the Historic Centro. It's a pleasure to have a great local management team. The casa address is correct however the map program on TA is fixed and now showing properly--thanks...More

  • Air Conditioning
  • Blender
  • Books
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (2)
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Patio
  • Private Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
  • Queen Beds:(2)
  • Refrigerator
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Stereo System
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Ask about kids
    Ask about pets
    Ask about smoking
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 11:00 AM
The casa may not be suitable for children due to the unprotected rooftop lounge area and plunge pool at the terrace. Your clean, well groomed, well behaved pet is welcome. Breed...
    2 Attached (ensuite)
    2 Kings
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Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week Per month
Default 4 nights
R 1 440
R 1 440
R 7 292
R 21 097
US$1 568
Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to South African Rand and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
  • Damage Deposit: R 3 364 / stay - Deposit
  • cleaning fee: R 525 / stay - Fee
Additional Rate and Availability Information
A minimum $250usd refundable security deposit is required and may be increased depending on the length of your stay.
Rates do not include electricity use. Guest pays electrical use separately based on use.
Week = 7 nights stay
Min. 4-night stay

Please inquire about holiday rates.
Rate includes weekly pool maintenance and once-weekly housekeeping for guests staying more than 10 days. Rate does not include electricity. The meter is read at check-in and again at check-out.
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About the neighbourhood
Located in the Historic Centro where you can walk to most everything. Just one block from the casa is charming Santiago Park where you can shop the outdoor market, dine at the many restaurants, enjoy live evening entertainment, or pick up a taxi and more. A few blocks further you'll find museums, theaters, and art galleries. Casa La Barenda is 4 blocks from Plaza Grande.
How to get there
Please contact local management before your departure to coordinate your arrival. If you are driving yourself to the casa, navigation within the Merida Centro can be challenging without GPS, or a local map showing detailed street grids.
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