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Join us in a traditional country-style villa in San Miguel de Allende, Mexico.

Casa Contenta is a spacious seven bedroom, seven and a half bathroom home, tastefully decorated in Mexican style. It can accommodate up to 15 guests, which makes it perfect for groups, family reunions and traveling workshops. Our full-house guests have access to two fully equipped kitchens, two living rooms, several patios, and outdoor sitting areas with garden and rooftop views. All rooms have television, wi-fi and state of the art purified water throughout. A sunlit project room with a half-bathroom on the third floor is ideal for all kinds of activities. Ample street parking is available. Healthy start-home-cooked Mexican breakfasts are included with your lodging.

You will select the room of your choice, with the deposit being paid by PayPal directly from this page. You pay the balance directly to Barbara Poole by US check. The address is 1735Crockett Lane, Hillsborough, California 94010 at least 3-weeks prior to the workshop. Please note San Miguel Sketch Journey on the memo line.

Participants choose their own room, first come, first served.

Room rates includes daily breakfast, project room use, all workshop fees, our excursions and all taxes.

All rooms have cable television, purified water, and private en-suite baths.

JAMIACA Reserve now!

The Jamaica Room is a ground level bedroom close to the entry door. It's private bath features hand-painted Talavera tile. It has windows facing Vergel street. Two twin beds may be set up as a king size bed. The room has two chairs and an armoire for clothing storage. All rooms feature TV and wi-fi and access to the shared 2nd floor kitchen.

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Jamiaca lodging and workshop deposit

LA ROSA Saved for Jane!

La Rosa Bedroom and private bath are located on the ground level close to the entry. It has a window facing Vergel street and a wall of windows facing a small garden, ample closet, TV and wi-fi. Two twin beds may be set up as a king size bed. It has hand-painted Talavera tiles in the bathroom, and original art by Ruben Morales.

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La Rosa lodging and workshop deposit

GIRASOL Kim’s Room!

 Girasol is a ground level bedroom suite. It features a queen bed with a view of its private patio with a fountain, TV and wi-fi. Its' cozy, private bathroom has a shower over the tub, and hand-painted tiles. The separate entry room has a table, two chairs, coffee maker, microwave and sink and desk area. Guests of this room also have access to the common kitchen, terraces and dining room.

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Girisol lodging and workshop deposit

BUGAMBILIA Saved for Kat and Joyce!

Bugambilia is located on the second floor with entry through a downstairs common dining room. At the top of the stairs there is a sitting room with a daybed for a third guest. The Bugambilia accommodates 2 guests. It has 2 twin beds which can be made into a king-size bed. Its private bath has hand painted tiles and a view into the gardens, TV and wi-fi. This room may be rented with the Tulipan room  for a larger group (up to 5) with a connecting entrance through the sitting area.

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Bugambilia lodging and workshop deposit

MARGARITA  Book this one!

The Margarita room is a light-filled second floor bedroom with a private bath. Two twin beds may be made into a king size bed upon request. Doors open onto a shared terrace across from a community kitchen and living room; large sliding glass doors overlook the garden and majestic jacaranda tree. There is a dresser, chair and a hanging area for clothing, flat screen TV and wi-fi. This room has easy access to terraces, the kitchen and the living room shared by all guests.

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Margarita lodging and workshop deposit

TULIPAN Saved for Mary and Harry!

Tulipan is a second level bedroom with two twin beds that can be made into a king size bed. It has a private bathroom. The entry is from a large shared terrace area. The room has a closet, dresser, chair, and colorful accommodations, TV and wi-fi. The bathroom has hand-painted tiles. This room can also be made into a suite when rented in conjunction with Bugambilia Room for groups of 4 to 5 people.

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Tulipan lodging and workshop deposit


VIOLETA Saved for Catherine!

Violeta is a second floor bedroom with a private bath. Two twin beds can be made into a king size bed. Two chairs, an antique dresser and a closet, TV and wi-fi complete this room. The entry door faces the common terrace, and the window view faces onto Vergel street with abundant bougainvillea blossoms. This room has access to a kitchen, living room area and terraces that may be shared by all guests.

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Violeta lodging and workshop deposit

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WE LOOK FORWARD TO YOU JOINING US!