About Casa Kootenay
“The Bed And Breakfast That Feels Like A Resort.”
Offering Beachfront, Watersports and Full Media Office
Casa Kootenay is a quiet and private bed and breakfast in La Paz, Mexico. Imagine having that first cup of coffee overlooking the Bay of La Paz where dolphins play and fishermen set out for the best catch. The gentle breeze blowing and local folk bidding you a good morning. Staying at Casa Kootenay can offer all of this and more!
With beachfront access and comfortable lounge chairs you can easily be whisked into the “mañana” lifestyle of the Mexican people. Enjoy the welcoming environment created by your host Leeanne, lather on the sunscreen, and break out that book you’ve been dying to read or hop on any board and enjoy the water!
The house is located inside the bay overlooking the Magote. It is a ten minute walk to the marina and restaurants and a five minute walk to shopping. A reptile museum is nearby and the Extremos activity center is directly across the street.
Spend your day at the Bed and Breakfast that feels like a resort. The house and garden is available for your enjoyment. The BBQ is available for your use, the pool will let you relax and cool off, and the roof top patio furniture creates comfort while sunbathing or relaxing in the tented shade.
The waterfront house has a row of large arched windows which allows you to enjoy the view of the water from every location in the house. It has a groomed beach with available sun chairs and a list of activities that are complementary to the guests of Casa Kootenay.
The main house offers a complete office with fax machine, scanner, wireless internet, photocopier, printer and telephone access. Entertainment centers include media player, dvd library, vhs library and cable tv in each room.
Casa Kootenay offers a pool for relaxing and cooling off. We also have available water sports such as kayaks (individual or tantem), windboarding for beginners or experienced, Stand up paddle boarding, swimming and mangrove tours.
We have a beautiful garden area inside the compound that is private and relaxing. There is a hot-tub available for guest of the Casa, ample parking options and direct access to the beach front. The garden is adorned with blue rain flowers, bugambilias and various cactus life and it is the access point to the main house, a curved staircase to roof top viewpoint and sun deck.
There are four bedroom options: The Purcell Room and the Columbia Room on the ground floor, both with comfortable queen beds, and the Mt. Thompson and Mt. Fisher rooms on the second floor with king beds and a view of the La Paz Bay. Each room has wireless internet, a large closet, satelite TV, a personal fridge, a coffee maker and air conditioning.
Breakfast service begins daily at 8:00am with coffee and fruit. Our home-made breakfast is served daily at 8:30am. It begins with coffee, juices, fruit, yogurt and cereal. During the winter months we also serve home-made hot breakfasts which may include several of the following: fresh homemade muffins or loafs, toast with spreads, yogurt, cereals, French toast, waffles, eggs, italian sausage, chorizo, bacon, huevo ranchero, chilequiles and more. During the summer, we server only a great continental breakfast. Drink options include coffee, tea, juice, milk or water.
Imagine spending your days seeking out the sights that the city of La Paz has to offer, snorkelling the island Espíritu Santo, horseback riding the beautiful Baja country side, taking a scooter to the various soft sand beaches. Visit our La Paz links page for more information.
Our rooftop patio offers a wonderful place to relax, play games, or watch the sunset.
In the evening head to the Malecón to taste the local fare or dance the night away! If staying in is on your agenda then stay and enjoy the privacy and romance offered. Later relax on the overstuffed leather couch to watch a movie from the Casa collection or curl up in your casita with a movie and a cold beverage.