About Punta Mita Vacations
Our friendly, experienced team at Punta Mita Vacations is on hand to help you plan the perfect Mexican getaway for your family! Booking a vacation in a foreign country can be a daunting task – from language barriers to complex travel plans to understanding cultural differences, there can be a lot of things that can cause confusion and uncertainty. Our professional team at Punta Mita Vacations consists of the most knowledgeable and attentive staff in the vacation rental industry today. It is not uncommon for our staff to stay in our vacation rental villas, in order to experience first hand the levels of service that our guests expect, and to use these experiences to ensure that any improvements are made to ensure the very best five star experience. Our ultimate goal is to create the most luxurious, fun and relaxing Punta Mita experience for you and your family, with memories to last a lifetime!
Located in Telluride, Colorado and Punta Mita, Nayarit, Mexico each Punta Mita Vacations specialist is carefully chosen. We have both English and Spanish speaking staff members on our team to ensure a seamless booking experience for our guests. We are available by phone and email seven days a week and have great working relationships with each individual house manager to ensure an individually tailored stay for each and every guest. Well-traveled with backgrounds in high-level service, guests can anticipate an experience with Punta Mita Vacations that could only be matched by top luxury resorts.
Not only will our team help you select the perfect villa for your vacation, but we offer full service concierge and vacation planning. We can recommend and reserve the best restaurants for you, as well as booking golf rounds, selecting adventure tours, arranging surf and SUP lessons, pre arrival grocery shopping, customized meal planning, daily housekeeping and relaxing spa treatments.
Christina Casas – President & Owner
Christina Casas is the President and Owner of Punta Mita Vacations and Telluride Rentals. Christina and her husband are also the owners of Villa Pacifica, one of the most sought after luxury vacation rental villas in Punta Mita. With her 2 companies, Christina has established herself as a leader in luxury vacation rental management in high end resort communities around the world. Representing a portfolio of magnificent properties in Punta Mita and Telluride, Colorado, as well as maintaining a carefully selected team of dedicated, experienced hospitality professionals, Christina has excelled in offering the most sought after vacation rental residences, matched by impeccable service that well heeled international travelers expect. Christina’s success was no doubt propelled by her studies at the University of Colorado, followed by Pepperdine University and an MBA as IESE, one of Europe’s leading business schools. Christina splits her time between Miami, Telluride and Barcelona. She also loves to spend time with her husband and her 4 boys at their Punta Mita vacation residence – Villa Pacifica.
Natalie Binder – General Manager
Natalie is the General Manager of Telluride Rentals, and she brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to the role. Her responsibilities include overseeing the reservations for Punta Mita Vacations, the sister company to Telluride Rentals based in Punta Mita, Mexico. Her solid background and experience in luxury real estate and hospitality made her the perfect candidate for the GM position at Telluride Rentals, which she accepted in 2012. Before joining Telluride Rentals, Natalie’s long standing presence within the Telluride community saw her involved with several roles and projects including the Peaks Resort & Spa, Rocky Mountain Vacation Rentals and the luxury condo hotel project – Lumiere. In addition to her extensive experience, Natalie has a degree in Hotel Management from The University of Nevada, Las Vegas and a Masters in Real Estate & Construction Management from the University of Denver. Natalie possesses a natural talent for matching discerning clients with their high end vacation rental needs. She is committed to seeing the process through from beginning to end, and you can be sure that your vacation will be secured with the most acute attention to detail. Natalie travels to Punta Mita from Colorado on a regular basis.
Meghan Pittinger – Reservations and Marketing
Meghan is well acquainted with the details of our Punta Mita villas, and is highly committed to helping you find the perfect vacation rental home. Based in our Telluride offices, Meghan travels to Punta Mita on a regular basis, to stay in the villas, and experience everything Punta Mita has to offer. Meghan returns from these trips, armed with fresh knowledge of the region, and ready to share this knowledge with potential guests. Meghan graduated from Butler University with a degree in Integrated Communication, where she also played collegiate softball as a scholarship athlete. After college, Meghan worked in Public Relations in Indianapolis for two years, before making the move to Telluride with her husband Scott. Before joining Telluride Rentals in her current role, Meghan worked in high end retail and marketing, opening the Mountain Village Fashion District and for Telluride Ski and Golf. Meghan spends her spare time enjoying the outdoors with her husband, which includes rafting adventures on the many breathtaking rivers of the region, hiking mountain trails or whipping up delicious treats in her kitchen, while her cat Stanley closely supervises! Meghan and Scott recently became parents to beautiful baby Gwen, born in February of 2015.