Just 40 minutes south of the international border on the 4-lane divided scenic highway, you’ll find the beautiful gated community of Mision Viejo. It is one of Baja's preferred neighborhoods, just 15 minutes south of Rosarito and 30 minutes north of Ensenada and the entrance to the Valle de Guadalupe Wine Country.
The famous 'lobster village' of Puerto Nuevo is minutes away, as are most services. Our "restaurant row" includes the new Esperanza Restaurant, the new Acua Restaurant. the new Encanto Restaurant and the favorite well-known Splash Restaurant.
This special home is located in the North Section. It is close to most services and the famous Puerto Nuevo Lobster Village. For a great day trip, the Valle de Guadalupe wine area is only 45 minutes away. And it's only 15 minutes south of Rosarito and 40 minutes north of Ensenada, for your shopping pleasure.
Not only does this lovely contemporary custom home have spectacular white water views from 60' of decks off the master suite and living room/dining room/kitchen, it is wonderfully livable and perfect for weekend guests. Air B&B is another consideration for the four extra bedrooms.
The two ground-floor bedrooms and bath open to a large airy patio and fireplace with room for seating around the fp, an eating table and chairs, and a ping pong or pool table. A 4-car tandem garage offers plenty of storage and also opens on the patio side to access items stored.
Up one flight of stairs are the open and spacious primary living quarters comprised of a wonderfully functional kitchen and gathering bar, with north and west facing windows. The laundry and storage is handily placed off the kitchen. There is also an area for a scheduling/meal-planning desk.
The living room has a fireplace and built-in bookshelves. Dual-pane sliding glass doors lead to the 30' deck, large enough for dining and featuring a BBQ area overlooking the beautiful blue Pacific. This is one of the two ocean-facing decks. The powder room is a 'wow'. Additionally, at the east end of this floor, there are two more guest rooms/children's rooms and a mountain-view deck.
The crème de la crème of this castle by the sea is the master suite with fireplace, high above the ocean, with the deck a perfect place for watching sunsets and the astonishing, though seldom seen, green flash.
Gas wall heaters in each of the five bedrooms. Ceiling fans in all rooms. Central heating throughout and soft water. There is a waterfall in the patio area and an outdoor shower for after those trips to the beach. Attention to every detail in this well-planned home.
Mision Viejo has a plethora of amenities, including a full-time Administrator, 24/7 Security with English-speaking guards, a full-time Maintenance man and weekly Gardeners. There are Underground utilities - City water - Fire Hydrants - Sanitation plant with recycled gray water - Street lights - Streets resurfaced in 2015 - CC&Rs - Title Insurance available - HOA dues only $105 USD for non-ocean front homes. AND FOR YOUR PLEASURE: An attractive club house with pool table, card tables and bathrooms. Grounds have bocce ball, basketball and tennis courts, shuffleboard, horseshoes and picnic table. There are beautifully landscaped garden areas, including north beach access area with palapa-covered table and benches, a second beach access to the south. And we are within two miles of the round-the-clock Red Cross ambulance service.
This is one of the best-run communities in Baja.
In a word: Perfect!