Casa las brisas - a stunning home nestled against the hills in Ajijic’s best neighborhood - has magnificent views of Lake Chapala and the mountains. . . The home was completely rebuilt from floor to ceiling in 2004, and also features a 2-bedroom full casita, green house, two-car garage and caretaker’s studio apartment, plus a swimming pool and outdoor fireplace. . . The first floor of the main home has an open plan featuring the living room with its cantera fireplace, dining area with built in carved shelving, and true chef’s kitchen. The kitchen is one of the finest you will see anywhere, with top of the line stainless steel professional appliances and expansive granite countertops. Diana Kennedy, doyenne of Mexican cooking, has taught several classes there. The warm, cozy bar – carved by local artisans - will be the center of many lively evenings. Living room, dining room and kitchen all open out to the covered outdoor terrace, which features a wet bar and plenty of room for entertaining. There is a large office/bedroom on the ground floor, with its cantera fireplace, built in bookcases and full bath. Laundry area and pantry can also be accessed via a separate service entry. The main entry hall features a grand mural by local artist Efren Gonzalez. Two guest bathrooms complete the first floor. . . A wide cantera staircase leads to the second floor, where you find two complete master suites: one is currently used as the master bedroom, offering stunning views, with adjoining walk-in closet, terrace, bathroom, gym and steam room. The other master suite is used as a library, one of the most beautiful you will find, with built-in wooden bookcases, stained glass windows, light giving dome, all with views to the lake, as well as a small terrace overlooking the garden below and the hills behind. A small wet bar and a full bath complete the second master suite. . . There is a two bedroom casita over the garage with excellent views of the lake and a small terrace. It has a full kitchen, sitting area, and a full bath. An additional studio apartment is currently used by the caretaker.