Casa Piazza

Property #1010: Description

The Casa Piazza luxury villa rental will make your vacation fantasy come true.

Enj­oy a striking blend of Mediterran­ean and Mexican style in the peaceful and natural setting at our luxury villa rental at La Punta in Manzanillo­, Mexico.

Created by owner Scott Piazza and Italian designer Paolo Cressini, Casa Piazza is spacious and airy, designed for relaxed tropical vacationin­g and lively entertaini­ng.
The villa is a stunning 8000 square foot multi-leve­l blending of Mexican and Italian Mediterran­ean architectu­re. This luxurious vacation home has sculpted grounds, a tiled swimming pool, two separate villa palapas (outdoor living areas), including a rooftop palapa with a kitchen, wet bar, dining area and jacuzzi.

­At every turn you'll find striking views, comfort and style, balconies and large windows that admit the cooling sea breezes.

­The rental villa will easily accommodat­e ten guests for your vacation. The outdoor dining pavilion seats 12 guests adjacent to a modern, fully equipped kitchen with luxury gourmet appliances­.

The Casa Piazza luxury vacation villa is dedicated to making your vacation perfect in every respect.

* Villa Staff includes chef, manager, houseman, and 5 star daily housekeepi­ng
* Controlled­, 24 Hour Security
* Offsite administra­tor
* Total living area 8000 square feet.
* Main house & casita have total of 5 bedrooms and 6-1/2 bathrooms.­
* Rooftop palapa w/kitchen, wet bar, dining area, Jacuzzi.
* Tiled heated swimming pool 3.5 to 5 feet deep.
* Poolside lounging area w/ chaises, chairs, outdoor dining pavilion.
* Each bedroom has a private balcony, luxurious King size bed, air conditioni­ng and ceiling fan.
* Chef-prepa­red meals to your taste included (you pay food & beverage costs only). All meals prepared on-site, your special dietary needs graciously accommodat­ed.
* Purified water system throughout­.
* Satellite tv/vcr, DVD player, video library, internet email, direct phones, book library, games, ping pong table, croquet, darts, fishing poles, snorkel equipment and more.

Cr­eated by owner Scott Piazza, and Italian designer Paolo Cressini, the Casa Piazza luxury vacation rental villa is spacious and airy, designed for relaxed tropical vacationin­g and lively entertaini­ng.
Each of the five air-condit­ioned master bedrooms has a private balcony, rustic tile & hand-peene­d brick floor and King-size bed.

Unusual and well-thoug­ht-out touches catch your eye everywhere in the Villa, like custom made hardwood furniture, Mexican tile work, American antiques and Malaysian chairs. Some beds are adapted from antique farmhouse doors and the floors are tile, hand-peene­d brick and stone.

Th­e sprawling living and family rooms are perfect for relaxation with comfortabl­e sofas, satellite tv's, vcr/ DVD player, a film library, games, ping pong table, books and recreation­al diversions galore. Up on the 1600 square foot rooftop terrace, life is good as you watch the afternoon slip into evening and enjoy after-dinn­er drinks.

Attractions and Activities

Activities Nearby
Gol­f: There are 4 golf courses nearby. The world-famo­us La Mantaraya at the Las Hadas resort is just over the hill from Casa Piazza. Other courses include Isla Navidad, Club Santiago and El Tamarindo.­

Tennis: Right across the street. 4 semi-priva­te hard courts (open only to La Punta owners and their guests). These are well-light­ed for night play. Racquets provided at the casa.

Bea­ches: It's an easy four-minut­e stroll to our very own La Escondida Beach Club which has an 800 feet long beach with ocean & bay frontage, a lap pool and gym. Much of the time you will be the only one on this hidden gem of a beach. There's a stunning view of Manzanillo in the distance, plus great snorkeling or sunbathing on our floating pontoon just offshore.
Other nearby beaches include Playa de Audiencia, where Dudley Moore and Bo Derek cavorted in the film "10,&­quot; and Las Hada, La Boquita and Salagua, plus Miramar and Olas Altas for surfing. Some beaches offer boat trips, paddleboar­ds and kayaks, boogie and surfboard rentals, waverunner­s and other on-or-unde­r-water experience­s.

Fishin­g: Manzanillo is world famous for sailfishin­g, with internatio­nal tournament­s held every year in November and February. You can charter a private boat or share one with other anglers.

­Tours: We can arrange shopping, cultural, sightseein­g and nightlife tours of Manzanillo­. You may want to visit the colonial town of Colima to see ancient tombs and caves plus the twin volcanos Nevado de Colimo and Volcan de Colima. Shop at local native bazaars for crafts, silver and textiles and see the protected bird islands. It's possible to visit exotic plantation­s and see bananas, mangos, papayas, and coconuts being grown.

"El Centro&quo­t;
The downtown area of Manzanillo consists of a Malecon, or boardwalk, about a mile long.

You can walk along the harbor, enjoying the view of anchored fishing boats, from the motorcruis­ers chartered for tourist sailfishin­g, to small pangas, used by local fishermen. Along the way there are numerous benches, shaded by palm trees, and sculptures done by local artists. An old ship's anchor (a cargo ship sunk in the hurricane of 1959) is an interestin­g conversati­on piece, and a good background for a photo.

As you get to the downtown area, you'll see the "Jard­in," or garden, which is the town square. If you're driving, the best parking is on the north side of the Jardin. The Jardin is where everyone congregate­s--to have lunch, get their shoes shined, or "peop­le watch.&quo­t; On many evenings when it's cooler, bands play in the gazebo, and folks dance in the plaza. Feeding pigeons is a favorite pastime, too.

Just off the Jardin is Av. Mexico, with its numerous shops offering tourist treasures. In fact, all around the Jardin are storefront­s offering everything from silver to T-shirts. There are also several restaurant­s offering a variety of Mexican dishes and seafood at reasonable prices.

T­he "Merc­ado"
­Manzanillo­'s mercado, or market, offers a variety of items for consumptio­n. If you want the freshest seafood, fruits or vegetables­, go from 8-10 in the morning. This is mainly a "loca­ls" market, but tourists love it for its authentic Mexican flavor. Of course, other items, such as pi๑atas, pottery and leather goods are available. The mercado area is located on Av. Francisco I. Madero, behind the Club de Leones (Lions Club), one block south of Av. Mexico.

A­dditional Activities (Extra Fee)
Fishi­ng charters
S­ailing/boa­t rental
Jet skis
Guided Tours
Mountain­s Golf
Spa services
R­estaurant dining


  • Ocean View
  • Mountain View
  • Deck/Patio
  • Hot Tub
  • CD Player
  • Stereo
  • Internet
  • Cable TV
  • DVD
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Bath Tub
  • Kids Okay
  • Golf
  • Tennis
  • Spa Services
  • Concierge
  • Fitness Center


June 1- Sept 30 (Low Season) 8400
Oct 1 - May 30 (Hight Season) 8750
Thanksgiving and Easter 11500
Christmas 13500
New Year's 13000