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Scandinavian influenced architecture.Bright living room area. with Mexican and Swedish decor.
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Modern architecture with great view

David User Profile

Modern architecture with great view

6 guests
2 bedrooms
3 beds
2 baths
6 guests
2 bedrooms
3 beds
2 baths

Stay at a Scandinavian inspired home right in the middle of the mountains. Taste a bit of small town Mexican life and enjoy the culture in the village or lay back on a hammock in the shade all day. Make our house your base to explore Oaxaca!


Free parking on premises

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 king bed, 1 double bed
Bedroom 2
1 double bed

House Rules

No pets
No smoking, parties, or events
Check-in is anytime after 3PM and check out by 12PM (noon)


61 Reviews

Jill User Profile
March 2016
My husband and I loved our month-long stay at the Wooden Box. San Agustin is a delightful village and the Wooden Box was exactly as described by David as well as his previous guests. 5-star all the way. There were no surprises. The view of the mountains from the roof, bedroom win…
Dalene And Pete User Profile
Dalene And Pete
February 2016
We loved our stay at THE BOX! We were there for a whole month and it was the perfect retreat for us to get lots of work done. It was quiet (mostly, the morning announcement lady is entertaining but can be frustrating), very comfortable, offered beautiful views, and the people in …
David User Profile
Response from David:
Hi Dalene! Glad you enjoyed your stay at our Box, you are more than welcome anytime again! Sorry to hear about the dogs, but there is not much more we could have done rather that talking with the owners, which Sebastian did. We have never had any issues with them before.
February 2016
Brian User Profile
November 2017
The wooden box is amazing! The property itself is great, super clean and super modern in a rural Mexican town. We were there for a month and it was a great base to discover Oaxaca. Sebastian the manager is attentive and helped out with any questions we had. Great rooftop view wit…
Jenny User Profile
September 2017
This is one of the loveliest houses we have ever been to - the atmosphere of it is so nice that you can only enjoy your stay there. It is very clean, in the middle of nature, with a wonderful view, you can hang out on the roof-terrasse, in the garden, in hammocks, in the little g…
Víctor User Profile
September 2017
Our stay in The Wooden Box was simply wonderful. The roof terrace and it's views, the refreshing hammocks in the backyard, the interior design. Everything. Sebastián, the caretaker was really helpful, drove us to the airport, pointed us to the Organic market up the hill on Sunday…
Lauren User Profile
September 2017
The Wooden Box is a beautiful place to stay, with plenty to do nearby or a short trip into the city. People in St. Agustin Etla were kind and welcoming despite our limited spanish! The house manager, Sebastian, was a great help and so friendly. We had a fantastic time.
Manu User Profile
August 2017
David, was a fantastic host, very attentive to our needs and great communication. Overall we had an incredible stay. The space is simply fantastic. There are some amazing moments in that space. Our favorite, moment, every morning, waking up to the local news report daily in the v…

Hosted by David

Gothenburg, SwedenJoined in February 2012
David User Profile
112 Reviews
I am a 38 year old mexican photographer living in Sweden, travelling together with my family. We love vacation rentals and think they are one of the best ways to get to know a destination!
Languages: English, Español, Svenska
Response rate: 90%
Response time: within a few hours
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About the home
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This is David’s place.
Ida and Sebastián help host.

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