Mexico / Punta Mita / Ranchos Estates

Taking up the whole of Ranchos Estates lot 6 in the master Punta Mita development, Mariposa has 182 feet of beach frontage facing south west on Banderas Bay, with stunning sunset views.

up to 5
up to 10
Min. Nights Upon Request


The gated property is fully enclosed, having an area 60,000 square feet, with unequalled privacy, separate guest house, and separate staff gatehouse/garage. The extensive gardens include a dry desert area with exotic specimens, many flower beds, three water elements, and over 10 types of palms, including more than a 100 large coconut palms.
Mariposa, including the guest house and pool, but not the staff gatehouse/garage, totals 13,000 sqft. A full-sized bar in the palapa covered lounge area, with large, heated, infinity pool and spa, overlooks Banderas Bay and the Pacific Ocean beyond. The modern kitchen with Viking and Miele appliances includes scullery, walk-in cold-room, and espresso/cappuccino machine. Adjacent outdoor BBQ and eating area as well as the living, dining, kitchen and media rooms are on the beach/garden level to enjoy sunsets and separation from pool level.
The villa is decorated throughout with earthy Mexican marbles, and tropical wood-working; accessorized with fabulous Mexican custom furnishings, folk-art pieces, paintings and sculptures from Mexican artisans and artists. There is satellite TV in the media room and master bedroom. BOSE stereo, and IPOD wired throughout the principal rooms, pool area, and three master suites. Wireless high-speed internet, plus a desktop computer in the office, Vonage telephone for no-charge contacts back home, an underground treatment plant and cisterns to treat all waste water for irrigation use are also features of this beautiful property. Safety is a priority with security guards on duty 24/7 throughout the common gated area of Ranchos Estates and along the beach. Four mountain bikes, table tennis, boogie boards, and three kayaks [one double] are on site.
Beach combing, walking, bird watching, fishing and whale watching are area favorite pastimes. From the palapa bar beside the pool, enjoy margaritas along with sunset views overlooking the sea. The sunset can also be admired from the beach-front garden area, from three of the bedrooms, and the three principal ground -floor rooms. Spectacular moonlit nights with subtle artificial lighting of the palms reflecting off the pool are yours to enjoy in the tropical evenings.


5 Bedrooms, 6 Bathrooms

Sleeps 10 Guests

Staffed Villa

Ceiling fans

Media room

Satellite TV

iPod Docking Station



Al fresco dining

Air-conditioning in bedrooms

Sunset view

Vonage telephone

Wireless high-speed internet

Covered palapa lounge with full-size bar

Fully-enclosed property

Three kayaks

BOSE stereo


Modern kitchen with Miele appliances


Bedroom Details

Bedroom 1: Queen-size bed, ocean view, air-conditioning, fan, balcony, TV, safe, iPod dock
Bedroom 2: Queen-size bed, ocean view, air-conditioning, fan, TV, safe, iPod dock
Bedroom 3: Queen-size bed, garden view, air-conditioning, fan, safe, iPod dock
Bedroom 4: Two queen beds, garden view, air-conditioning, fan, patio, safe
Bedroom 5: Two queen beds, garden view, air-conditioning, fan, patio, safe

Bathroom Details

Bathroom 1: Shower, bathtub, double sink
Bathroom 2: Shower, double sink
Bathroom 3: Shower, exterior shower
Bathroom 4: Shower, double sink
Bathroom 5: Shower, double sink
Two half bathrooms

Pool Details

Large infinity pool and spa overlooking the sea
Kids' area
Jacuzzi - seating for five guests

Staff and Services

Managers (live-in) fluent in Spanish and English
Professional chef
Twice daily housekeeping service with two housekeepers

Staff and Services (at Additional Cost)

Pre-arrival itinerary planning
Airport pick up and drop off
Pre-arrival grocery shopping
In-house or villa spa services
Baby sitter service
Car rental arrangements
Restaurant reservations
Booking of tours and excursions

Location Details

Airport: 45 minute drive - Gustavo Diaz Ordaz International Airport (PVR)
Town: 5 minute drive to Punta de Mita (town)
Tennis Court: 3 minute drive to Four Seasons
Golf Course: 5 minute drive to Four Seasons
Exercise Facility: 3 minute drive to Four Seasons

Villa Notes

Children welcome
Premier Golf Membership Includes Pacifico Golf Course, Bahia Golf Course, Tennis Center, Fitness Center, Residents Beach Club, Kupuri Beach Club, St. Regis Beach Club (subject to availability, fees may apply)


*Rates available on Request*
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Tax Service Charge Details *

Please add 16% tax and 10% service charge

Security Deposit Details

Refundable Security Deposit equal to a one-night stay

Minimum Stay Details

Minimum night stay may vary by villa. Please contact a villa specialist to confirm

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