Villa Scala is a Spanish Colonial architectural work of art. This spectacular mansion was home to the world renowned singer and romantic icon Julio Iglesias until 2005. This Villa has hosted such notables as Frank Sinatra, Elvis Presley, Lana Turner, Johnny Weissmuller, Rita Hayworth, Prince Charles, Errol Flynn, Steve McQueen, Johnny Carson, Barbara Walters, Liza Minnelli, Sylvester Stallone, Elizabeth Taylor married Mike Todd here, and of course Teddy Stauffer - â€œMr. Acapulco" and many, many others.
Villa Scala is the only privately-owned villa located atop a mountain on the grounds of the world famous Villa Vera Hotel Spa and Racquet Club. The Villa boasts 180-degree views of all of Acapulco from Las Brisas to downtown Calita. Yes, that includes the fabulous sunsets!
This very private mansion has been updated with state-of-the-art technologies that have been craftily blended into the original architecture. The various pools, fountains, waterfalls, driveways, walkways and gardens have been restored beyond their original elegance. The furnishings from Italy, Spain, Morocco, Mexico and the US supply an air of worldly elegance.
This Magnificent Villa boasts four huge Air-conditioned bedroom suites with beautiful antique Talavera tile baths and a separate guest house with living room. All suites enjoy high-definition flat screen TV's and American satellite TV with 500+ channels (HBO, Showtime CineMax, News Channels and Spanish Language channels).
All bedrooms are suites. The Main Mansion contains The Julio and The Enrique Master Suites and the Patron's Wing houses a very special 1,500 Sq. Ft. Master Suite. The Guest House features a living room, bedroom and bath and a Palapa Suite all overlooking Acapulco Bay.
For those who love to cook there is a new chef's kitchen that blends into the antiqued-styled kitchen with cupola-tiled ceiling and arches. Of course there is a cook, one of the best in all of Acapulco, and a butler who speaks fluent English, a maid, a laundress and gardener/porter.
The elegant arched open-air dining room with huge antique Spanish Alabaster chandelier seats 10 comfortably. There are breathtaking views of Las Brisas, the Sierra Madre Mountains and the almost nightly fireworks over Acapulco Bay.
The spacious living room with its own garden, Koi pond and fountain will seat 16 comfortably.
The outdoor Palapa (Entertainment Pavilion) features a beautiful bar with refrigerator and bottled-water icemaker. There is an additional outdoor dining area and lounge, and the oversize pillowed couches are so comfortable you will not want to leave the Palapa. There is a new built-in Gas BBQ with Talavera-tiled buffet service area. In addition, there is a Talavera-tiled wood burning BBQ next to the kitchen for the purist.
For those who enjoy a good party there is a state-of-the-art sound system with a 300-disc CD player (fully-loaded with every type of music) as well as an IPOD stand to play your own music through the system. For the singer in you, there are 2 professional microphones jacked into the system for Karaoke performances and there is a huge bottom-lit dance floor surrounded by 6 large stereo speakers.
The hotel-size pool with huge waterfall and surrounding gardens are nothing less than magnificent.
Guests of Villa Scala will enjoy all the amenities of Villa Vera including the hotel pool, bar, restaurant, room service, gym, spa, tennis courts, racquet ball courts and concierge service.
While the Villa affords total privacy, it is situated in the heart of Acapulco, so that you are never more than a stone's throw from all that this incredible city has to offer. Many fine restaurants, clubs, and shopping are within easy walking distance.
Acapulco offers some of the most beautiful and exciting golf courses in the world, just minutes from the Villa. The Club Deportivo Golf Course sits just below Villa Scala. We will be happy to make all arrangements for you to play.
Villa Concierge Service can handle all your needs, including restaurant reservations, Boat or Yacht rentals, out-of-the-way Beach trips, Nightclubs, Discos and anything else your heart desires (even qualified baby sitters.)
Villa staff will pick you up at the airport, and as you pass through the Villa's gates, there will be no doubt that you've discovered one of the Finest Luxury Properties in the World.
You will cherish and remember your stay at Villa Scala. That's a promise!
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