Casa del Caballo de Mar | Loreto
A Rare Opportunity in Magical Loreto
3 Half Bathrooms
Go back in time to Cabo 30 years ago to a quaint, quiet, traditional Mexican fishing town, complete with a central plaza, many wonderful restaurants, golf, many outdoor activities and the cleanest ocean water in Mexico. Rare opportunity to own the finest Oceanfront estate in Loreto, BCS., Casa del Caballo de Mar, only a 15-minute beach walk to town center.
From the moment you enter the beautiful and private garden courtyard you feel like you are at a Mediterranean Spa. Whether entertaining family, friends or hosting a large event, no detail has been left out designing this magnificent estate.
Entering the home, you’re greeted by stunning views of the Sea of Cortes Islands through an exquisitely designed great room that fully opens to the covered veranda, only steps away from the beach. Living room with beautifully carved limestone fireplace, dining room with massive hand carved table, custom designed chef’s kitchen and beautiful domed brick breakfast area are all on the sea side. The enormous hand carved, arched entry door with full glass surround, is framed with two turrets, one with a lovely reading area and the other a beautiful curved staircase both looking onto the tropical gardens.
The extensive and tasteful use of hand carved cabinetry, doors and tables, exquisitely detailed limestone pillars and accents, stunning wall and ceiling details and finishes, detailed use of travertine floor accents in the stone floors make this estate a piece of art in itself. There is not another one like this!
The master Bedroom is an exquisite 1,300 square feet of beauty, with a limestone pillared soaking tub, huge his/hers shower, unobstructed island views from the bedrooms arched windows, and separate his/hers closets.
The guest master is a lovely 900 square feet of luxury with a private covered balcony with 180 degree views of the Sea of Cortez and Islands. There are a total of seven en suite bedrooms with full baths including the large self-contained studio casita with full kitchen and bath, currently used as an art studio/office.
From the kitchen you step out to the pergola covered entertainment area with built in gas BBQ and sitting bar, separate mesquite grill, dining table for 12 and fireplace seating area with beverage bar window from the kitchen. Travertine stone pavers meander throughout the garden area of the 1+ acre estate leading you past the bird aviary, through the huge shady palapa and to the very private heated pool and jacuzzi area.
For beachside dining you can enjoy the open doors of the main dining room, or for smaller groups enjoy the veranda palapa or the 2nd floor gazebo for stunning dining views.
Separated by a serpentine wall, the large circular parking area leads to a pergola carport and a large tall garage with office and shop area, easily holding a SUV and a 24′ Grady White with outboard motors.
This very private home also features a full professionally equipped gym/game room with shuffle board table, ocean side office with two work spaces, several comfortable sitting/dining areas with 163 feet of oceanfront.
For additional details contact Engel & Völkers Snell Real Estate.