Constant tradewinds cool this secluded property aptly named Heavenly Villas in Mayan surrounded by the golf course on three sides in beautiful gated secure Puerto Aventuras. The complex includes 53 restaurants and stores, 3 hotels, a marina, a fishing fleet with daily rentals, plus the Dolphin Discovery. Learn to swim with a dolphin propelling you from behind. Eight minute walk to an amazing white sand beach with the second largest coral reef in the world 200 feet off shore.
Swim with the turtles or enjoy great snorkeling and SCUBA! Tennis court, golf carts and bicycles are available for a fee.
Wake up each morning serenaded by birds in your backyard while visiting monkeys swing through the trees and docile iguanas listen motionless soaking up the sun. The living room/dining room is huge with a screened outdoor patio and a backyard that boasts a 100+ year old tree directly on the greens. And the kitchen is fully equipped with a washer/dryer and even a dishwasher.
The master bedroom contains a king size bed and has its own bathroom and balcony with panoramic views of the area. The second bedroom has a queen size bed and shares a walk-through bath with the TV room where a sofa/bed is located. The pool is 25 feet from the house.
If you have any sensitivity to mold this is the house for you--we are close to the ocean but just far enough away to avoid the ocean humidity. The contract includes maid service two times weekly from 9 AM to 1 PM.
From here you can visit Cozumel, Playa del Carmen, Ixcaret (10 minutes away--the ecological 'Disneyland'); Xplor the new zip line park the Mayan seashore ruins at Tulum; Playa del Carmen; Sian Ka'an (mangroves, marshes and more than 300 bird species; fly fishing); Coba, a Mayan jungle treasure, Bacalar, a 56 km. long lagoon (3 hour drive), the fortified city of Campeche (a 3 hour drive); or, see howler monkeys in the trees at Calakmul (4 hour drive) or visit Belize.
I, Dolores Green, have lived in Mexico for 50 years. I originall resided in Mexico City but now divide my time in two phenomenal different areas of Mexico: Winters in this house on the Riviera Maya, Quintana Roo and summers in the mountains of San Miguel de Allende, Guanajuato.
I am fluent in both english and spanish and can answer most of your questions.
The area abounds with beautiful white sand beaches and boasts the second larges coral reef in the world right off shore. It is truly a wonderland and unlike many other beach resorts it is not a "concrete jungle."
Puerto Aventuras has a 200 boat marina and the Dolphin Discovery attraction in the middle of its village. There are two beaches in the complex and a myriad of virgin beaches nearby. The second largest coral reef in the world lies 200 feet off the beach; the Yucatan coast is famous for large protected sea turtles. The city of Playa del Carmen is twenty minutes away by public transportation. The area is filled with Mayan ruins and two biospheres that are world heritage sites .
Other Activities: boating, spa, shopping, kayaking, wildlife viewing, racquetball, tennis
Golf: House is on golf course - PGA courses nearby