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The Amazing and Unique Shell Castle in quiet, scen

The front of the Shell Castle
10 reviews
The front of the Shell Castle
A wall of shells in the main bathroom
Looking out the front window
Outside on the second level, a great view of the surrounding area
Third bathroom in bodega
Fountain in center of house
Entrance to main bathroom
TV in living room
Free standing winding staircase to the outside second level
Center of house looking at the fountain
Lots of shells
Looking down from the staircase
Back of the Shell Castle
Side of Shell Castle
View of high ceiling from the top of staircase
View of Tetakawas from upstairs patio
Master Bedroom
Guest Bedroom
Trees in the yard
Side entrance to the Shell Castle
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3 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 10
San Carlos, Northern Mexico
Vacation in beautiful San Carlos, Mexico.
Stay at the amazing San Carlos Shell Castle. The Castle has over 3000 square feet of living space under roof to enjoy a tranquil and inspiring life style while enjoying all the comforts of American comfort and convenience.
The Shell Castle is made entirely of volcanic rock and stone gathered from the mountains surrounding San Carlos. It is located a half mile from the beautiful sandy beaches around San Carlos Bay. The fishing is some of the best in the world. Snorkeling & scuba diving is very popular. The Shell Castle sits on a half acre of stone wall enclosed secure property. It is located in Ranchitos on Avenue H. The grounds have many native trees and plants. It can serve as a retreat for those looking to experience serenity and rejuvenate ones spirit.
There are two separate bedrooms wit...
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Listing #FKN2525346
About the Owner
Gordon W
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:90%
Response Time:Within a few hours
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Reviewed 24 May 2017

this was such a mazing place must go to believe it food fantastic shell musem took us a while to find but was gobsmacked to see all the shells millons millons the whoe pace was fill of shells very steep steps to walk round beach...More

Thank Heather S
Reviewed 8 May 2016

The home was clean and secure. We were, I believe only a mile or so to the docks for SCUBA diving. The caretaker set up areas for us to rinse off our equipment. It was a very enjoyable stay.

Thank kyle r
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Reviewed 26 August 2014

The shell castle is by far the best deal in san carlos. I stayed with my girlfriend for three nights at $89 a night!!! this is a big beautiful home with all the bells and whistles. who cares that its not on the beach when...More

Thank Warchild520
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Blender
  • Books
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Cooker
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (2)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Ocean Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Patio
  • Porch
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Secure Parking
  • Shared Garden
  • Single Beds:(1)
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • VCR
  • Washer
  • Water Views
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Ask about pets
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 11:00 AM
    2 Full baths
    1 King
    1 Full
    1 Super King
    1 Twin
    1 Sofa
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Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week Per month
Default 2 nights
₹ 8,106
US$ 119
₹ 8,787
US$ 129
₹ 44,210
US$ 649
₹ 1,22,548
US$ 1,799
Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to Indian Rupees and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
  • Cleaning fee: ₹ 3,406 / stay - Fee
  • Damage Deposit: ₹ 6,812 / stay - Deposit
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About the neighbourhood
The Shell Castle is located north of central San Carlos in an area called the Ranchitos. The beaches are just a half a mile away. The golf course is also very close with very low rates including cart. All the restaurants and shopping are very close. Mitch, the onsite manager is very knowledgeable about the area. He is a qualified Tai Chi instructor. There is lots of parking onsite. There are many fruit trees as well as lots of other beautiful foliage. Around the corner is the San Carlos Gym which has lots of exercise equipment and a large outdoor pool. Rates are very low and are available daily and weekly.
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Guaymas: 16.0 km
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