Click here to see reviews of  Villa Golondrina on Trip advisor

N.B. Cuernavaca is NOT on the State Department’s Travel Warning list. It is a safe city for students and tourists, and far safer than many U.S. cities its size. 

VILLA GOLONDRINA:  Three fully-furnished deluxe units include a one-bedroom unit and two Studio Apartments: One-week minimum stay. Long-term Discounts. Non-Smoking.  No Pets. Staff on the premises.

Calle Acacias Col. Tlaltenango, Cuernavaca. Tel. (777) 313 55 21. Located in a quiet residential neighborhood two miles north of the zócalo or main plaza, two blocks from Avenida Zapata (with all public transportation), seven blocks walk from Cuernavaca’s best language school, Universidad Internacional (see separate category) and with radio taxi service available within ten minutes. The pool is not heated in December and January.

On a beautiful residential street with 24-hour security at street entrance. This lovely villa contains three rental units, two studios and one large one-bedroom unit, all with a view of the heated swimming pool and the mountains. It is built on the side of a ravine with no elevator so the lower units require some stair climbing. All units are completely furnished including cable-color television, cable or wireless internet, microwave, coffee maker, toaster, full -size refrigerator, complete kitchen utensils, bottled water, all linens, hair dryer, iron, and twice-weekly maid service. Inexpensive laundry service is available nearby. An iron and ironing board are available on the premises. No extra charge for high-speed cable or wireless internet access for your laptop or other device. (Click on the photos to enlarge and read the captions, and use your forward arrow to scroll through each series).

BALCONY SUITE: ONE-BEDROOM: PRICE: $450 US dls per week, $650 per two weeks, $800 per three weeks, $900 per month. Long term discount.

Sleeps three comfortably, four if needed. There is a double bed in the studio and a day bed that converts to two singles in the entry room. Full-size bath, closet, kitchenette, dining table and chairs, living area with sofa and chairs, and a large balcony with a spectacular view of the mountains, garden, and pool .


Sleeps two in twin beds or king size. Two flights from street level and one flight above the garden, it features a lovely outdoor terrace and a large picture window overlooking the pool. It has a small living room, full bath, and kitchenette.
PRICE: $350 US per week, $500 per two weeks, $650 per three weeks, $800 per month.
Long term discount.


Sleeps two in twin beds or king size. The same size as the terrace suite inside but larger living space because of a large-covered attached kitchen in the garden. It is three floors from street level but right in the garden and closest to the pool with a large picture window overlooking the pool.

PRICE: $350 US per week, $500 per two weeks, $650 per three weeks, $800 per month. Long term discount.


EXTRA BEDROOM Opposite the Terrace Suite is a small bedroom with double bed and large bath but no cooking facilities, suitable for guests or children of a tenant, for $20 US per night.


* All prices in effect from January 2016 and all feature generous long-term discounts.

N.B. Because this villa is built on a ravine with many steps and terraces, it is not a safe environment for young children though that option can be discussed with the owner.

RESERVATIONS: Unless booking with Trip Advisor or VRBO, send deposit of 50 percent of rental with balance 7 days prior to occupancy. Eighty percent refundable only if cancelled within 60 days or if another tenant occupies the rental period. Make check payable to James Horn and mail to P.O. Box 373, Brockport NY 14420-0373.

E-mail: jhornmex@gmail.com      If mail fails use edutrvl@live.com.mx.


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