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50 STEPS TO BEACH 5 MIN. WALK TO DOWNTOWN 5TH ST. CASA BLANCA

Curt Henderson

Advertiser since: 2001
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Speaks: english
Sleeps10
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms4
Half Baths1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 4 - 7 nights

Curt Henderson

Advertiser since: 2001
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
50%
Calendar last updated:
December 3, 2014
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50 STEPS TO BEACH 5 MIN. WALK TO DOWNTOWN 5TH ST. CASA BLANCA

Sleeps10
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms4
Half Baths1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 4 - 7 nights

Overview

Playa del Carmen House Rental Photos and Description

House, 4 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 4.5 Baths, (Sleeps 8-10)

This new, Playa del Carmen, luxury two-story home is conveniently located near the entrance of the private gated community of Playacar Phase 1. Just 55 steps from the beach and only a five-minute walk to town and the famous Fifth Street or the ferry to Cozumel. High Speed Wireless Internet, Computer on Property or bring your laptop.

The accommodations in the house are 'turn key' (you just need to show up); maid to do dishes, maid to wash your clothes, house manager to run errands. Casa Blanca has a large swimming pool and deck overlooking the ocean. The four bedrooms are large and comfortable as are the four-and-one-half bathrooms. You will have the comforts of home with the sparkling blue Caribbean just steps away. Go to sleep at night with he sound of the ocean or enjoy the air conditioning with separate room controls. Enjoy the views and night lights from the island of Cozumel from the huge, roof-top decks and pool. Gourmet kitchen. All granite counter tops. Nicest rental home in Playa Car Phase 1. Maid Service Monday to Saturday.

Keywords: Custom New Home

More Details
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • limited accessibility
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair accessible
Curt Henderson (Owner)
Advertiser since: 2001
Call Owner
Enter your email address to view the phone number
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
50%
Calendar last updated:
December 3, 2014

About Curt Henderson

I have owned and rented out homes in Mexico for the last 17 years. I have a passion for the country and the people and one day plan on spending a large part of my retired time there. I have never had a guest show up at Casa Blanca that was not blown away at just how nice it is and how friendly the staff is. We hope you will stay with us.

Curt Henderson purchased this house in 2003

Why Curt Henderson chose Playa del Carmen

Playa is so multi cultural. It is the least Mexican town in Mexico. I only say that because Spanish is just one of many languages spoken here. The cuisine is incredible diverse also. The pedestrian mall really slows things down and keeps downtown more like a village.

What makes this house unique

Privacy and luxury come to mind first. It is a gated guarded neighborhood so you do not have the normal beach traffic. People cannot get into our neighborhood unless they belong there. The staff will make you feel like you are rich and famous. They do your shopping for you and laundry etc.

Guestbook comments from the owner

I have added this guest book on 1-29-06 in the hopes of sharing in the good memories of our guests and to gain feed back on thier experiences in order to continue to assure that everyones visit is a wonderfull one.



hasta lauego
Jan 2006
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Sleeps10
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms4
Half Baths1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 4 - 7 nights
Book with confidence
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Guaranteed, secure, with no booking fees
Add vacation protection services to your booking
Three services to protect your trip:
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Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.

Reviews

5
based on 99 traveler reviews

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50 Steps to Beach 5 Min. Walk to Downtown 5th St. Casa Blanca
average rating of 4.969697 based on 100 reviews
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50 Steps to Beach 5 Min. Walk to Downtown 5th St. Casa Blanca
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Playa del Carmen Quintana Roo
Colorado
5

Girls Week at Casa Blanca

  • 5 of 5
What a great place for a girls getaway! The house was great and was truly 50 steps from the beach. We were able to walk downtown to shop, eat, and drink. It was especially nice to have a maid and someone to get our groceries--we loved the fact that we didn't have to think about all those things like we do at home. It was a perfect getaway for us and I know we would love to do it again next year!!!
  • Submitted: Feb 5, 2010
  • Stayed: Jan 2010
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Girls Getaway, Tourists without a Car
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50 Steps to Beach 5 Min. Walk to Downtown 5th St. Casa Blanca
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p65397vb
-(303) 717-5800
Playa del Carmen Quintana Roo
5

Family!

  • 5 of 5
As a mother of 2 and grandmother of 3 ... I highly recommend Casablanca! The house is well equipped and I felt my children were safe. LOCATION LOCATION LOCATION! The area is secure and secluded yet you have easy access to block and blocks of shops, restaurants and all types of excursions. The staff is incredibly friendly and responsive. Hire the cook!!!! You won't be disappointed. We will definitely be back. One very important thing ... Mr. Henderson was a pleasure to work with. He was honest and very responsive.
  • Submitted: Jun 16, 2014
  • Stayed: Jun 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Girls Getaway, Tourists without a Car, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children
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50 Steps to Beach 5 Min. Walk to Downtown 5th St. Casa Blanca
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Playa del Carmen Quintana Roo
Pleasanton, CA
5

Location! Location! Location!

  • 5 of 5
Casa Blanca was wonderful! As they say in the real estate industry, Location, Location, Location. The property is perfectly situated near the beach, and walking distance to shopping, restaurants and entertainment. Having a pool is great when you have kids – in the mornings, the kids immediately went swimming, then after breakfast – we hit the beach. Also, all the beach equipment you need is provided at the house, beach chairs, umbrellas, coolers, beach towels and most important – sand castle equipment. Also, the support at the house was fabulous! Julian, the caretaker will take care of all your needs – I would send him and email for more ice then magically more ice would appear in the freezer. The pool needed attention, send an email to Julian that evening, magically the pool is clean that next morning. Also, the housekeeper does an amazing job. Curt the owner is a pleasure to deal with – very responsive. We are looking forward to our next visit to Casa Blanca.
  • Submitted: May 6, 2014
  • Stayed: Apr 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children
Owner's Response: What an awesome review. Thanks for taking the time to share your experience with everyone. It makes me very happy to hear how much fun you and your family had at Casa Blanca. We very much look forward to your return. Curt Henderson, Colorado
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50 Steps to Beach 5 Min. Walk to Downtown 5th St. Casa Blanca
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Playa del Carmen Quintana Roo
5

Great Stay!

  • 5 of 5
Seven of us, ages 6-70, stayed here for seven great days beginning March 29. Close to everything; beach, 5th Ave, taxis and town. REALLY just 50 steps to the beach. Staff did a great job. Used the recommended caterer for arrival dinner and breakfast the first morning - they did a superb job. The owner Curt was very easy to work with and very responsive to emails and questions. No complaints, everything as described and presented.
We were sad to leave. Would definitely recommend!
  • Submitted: Apr 7, 2014
  • Stayed: Mar 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Girls Getaway, Tourists without a Car, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: Thank you very much for the nice comments. We were so happy to share our home with you and welcome you back soon. Curt Henderson Colorado
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50 Steps to Beach 5 Min. Walk to Downtown 5th St. Casa Blanca
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Playa del Carmen Quintana Roo
Chicago-NY
5

A great family vacation!

  • 5 of 5
Our family of 7 adults and 2 young children just got back from a fabulous 10-day vacation in Playa del Carmen. Our stay at Casa Blanca was everything we had hoped for. As described on the website, the tastefully-decorated house has 4 very spacious bedrooms, each with its own bathroom. The upstairs master bedroom was roomy enough for our daughter, son-in-law and their two daughters (the only missing thing, perhaps, would be a movable divider between the parents' sleeping area and the girls' quarters). The kitchen was well equipped and the living/dining area was comfortable (although relatively small compared to the bedrooms). One of the best things about Casa Blanca was the hot tub attached to the lovely swimming pool. We spent much time in the water and at the area around the pool with its comfortable lounging chairs and a new large dining table set for outdoors meals. The other big plus of Casa Blanca is the close proximity (literally 50 steps) to the beautiful swimming beach with its shallow, warm water and fine white sand. The proximity to the main drag of town (5th Ave.) with its many restaurants is very convenient for dinners. Having young children, we opted to have some dinners cooked for us at home. Julian, the helpful house keeper, arranged for a cook (his mother-in-law) who cooked delicious meals for us. Julian took care of everything we needed. He stocked up the house ahead of our arrival with groceries we requested and did several more grocery trips for us throughout the week. He responded immediately to every request (such as replacing some broken beach chairs with new ones). The daily cleaning service was very nice to have.
Curt, the owner, was easy to deal with and very responsive. All in all - we would recommended Casa Blanca to anyone who wishes to have a wonderful family/group vacation in the fun and activity-filled ara of Playa del Carmen.
  • Submitted: Dec 29, 2013
  • Stayed: Dec 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Girls Getaway, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children
Owner's Response: Thank you very much for the wonderful comments. The house staff commented on what a great family they had staying in the house. We all hope to see you again. Thanks Curt Henderson Colorado
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50 Steps to Beach 5 Min. Walk to Downtown 5th St. Casa Blanca
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Playa del Carmen Quintana Roo
Missouri
5

Excellent experience

  • 5 of 5
We spent Thanksgiving with the whole family in Playa in this beautiful home....just 50 feet from a beautiful beach and only a couple blocks away from all the shopping, eating and entertainment. It is a VERY safe place to take your family, you are in a gated community and 24 security. Working with the owner and his staff in Mexico was a delight. Already booking for 2014!
  • Submitted: Dec 7, 2013
  • Stayed: Nov 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Girls Getaway, Tourists without a Car, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children

Map

Nearest Airport
45 Miles
Cancun
Nearest Ferry
1 Miles
5 min walk
Nearest Point of Interest
Casa Blnca
Car: not necessary

The accommodations in the house are 'turn key' (you just need to show up); Swimming Pool with a view of the Caribbean Sea (with built in hot tub), 300 + count/cotton sheets, down feather pillows, beach towels, beach chairs, blow dryer, iron, satellite TV's, DVD player, CD payer, VCR, Full Kitchen, coffee pot, maid to do dishes, maid to wash your clothes, house manager to run errands, watch the cruise ships in Cozumel from your balcony or huge rooftop deck, barbecue from your rooftop grill, watch the sunrise, walk to the 'Ruins', walk to town (less than 5 minutes), and the list goes on. We will even help you set up the transportation to and from the airport or any other excursions you may wish to plan.

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Rates & Availability

From $400 Per night

Playa del Carmen House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
Per property
Rental rates quoted in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Christmas & New Years
Dec 21 - Jan 2
7 night minimum stay
$8,995
 
 
High Season
Jan 3 2015 - Feb 28 2015
7 night minimum stay
$4,595
 
 
Spring Break
Mar 1 2015 - Mar 31 2015
7 night minimum stay
$5,495
 
 
High Season
Apr 1 2015 - Apr 30 2015
4 night minimum stay
$756
$4,595
 
 
Mid Low Season
May 1 2015 - May 31 2015
5 night minimum stay
$596
$3,495
 
 
Summer Season
Jun 1 2015 - Jul 31 2015
5 night minimum stay
$690
$4,395
 
 
High Season
Nov 16 2015 - Dec 20 2015
7 night minimum stay
$4,595
 
 
My Standard Rate
5 night minimum stay
$400
 

Additional information about rental rates

Tax Rate 14.0%
Notes Cook Available for $60 a day

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Amenities

Playa del Carmen House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Forms of Payment:
  • accept credit card
Floor Area:
  • 4500 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Beach View
  • Downtown
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront
Theme:
  • Family
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Bottled Water
  • Broadband Access
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Computer Available
  • Covered Parking
  • Filtered Water
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking On Street
  • Safe
  • Shampoo
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Water Cooler
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Blender
  • Catering Available
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Room
Bathrooms:
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 3 -
    Bathroom 4 -
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • King size beds (1), Queen size Beds (1), Double Beds (1), Child Beds (1), Baby Cribs (1), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1)
Entertainment:
  • Audio Tape Player
  • Books
  • Books for Adults
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • VCR
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Barbecue
  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Child's Swing
  • Gated Community
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Tennis Court
  • Terrace
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Walkway to Water
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • limited accessibility
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub
  • Outdoor Hot Tub
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool
  • Whirlpool
Onsite Services:
  • Daily Maid Service
  • Housekeeper
  • Private Chef
  • Staff
Attractions:
  • bay/sound
  • botanical garden
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • marina
  • playground
  • reefs
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • paragliding
  • parasailing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
High Speed Wireless Internet, Computer on site or bring your Lap Top, Full Gourmet Kitchen

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