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SECLUDED - LUXURY - BEACHFRONT - BEST BEACH, VIEWS, ACTIVITIES

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Advertiser since: 2009
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Speaks: english, spanish
Sleeps10
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms4
Half Baths1
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

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Advertiser since: 2009
Speaks: english, spanish
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Calendar last updated:
February 19, 2015
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SECLUDED - LUXURY - BEACHFRONT - BEST BEACH, VIEWS, ACTIVITIES

Sleeps10
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms4
Half Baths1
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview

Tulum Villa Rental Photos and Description

House, 4 Bedrooms + Other (See Description), 3.5 Baths, (Sleeps 10)

Casa Sophia is an alternative energy four bedroom (+ studio) beachfront villa. A 3,500 square foot house set on an idyllic, privately owned five acre lot surrounded by tropical foliage and directly fronting on the gorgeous white sands of the Caribbean inside the Sian Ka'an Biosphere Reserve.

Casa Sophia is located approximately 4 kms inside the Biosphere Reserve of Sian Ka'an, and is nestled between the world's second longest barrier reef, which is just at swimming distance, and the Campechen lagoon - which may be explored by kayak or boat. The Casa's beach is one of the most pristine and tranquil in the Riviera Maya with flour-like white sand - and no rocks.

The living room and entertainment areas of the villa provide open and spacious gathering areas that maximize the views of the lovely gardens, private pool, and ocean. The house functions well for larger families or families/couples traveling together.

Airy and well ventilated, Casa Sophia is cooled by constant trade breezes. Optional air conditioning can be provided in three of the Casa's 4 bedrooms (as well as the studio) for a weekly surcharge (see details). The villa has a fully equipped kitchen, open dining area, and large living room. Chef Service, meal delivery service, or grocery delivery service are available by advance request. Daily housekeeping service is included in the nightly/weekly rate.

Bedroom descriptions:

*MASTER BEDROOM: with king size bed and private bathroom (with large bathtub) has a vaulted ceiling, flat screen television and ample closet space and ocean views. The air-conditioning option is possible in this bedroom.

*UPSTAIRS BEDROOM: has a queen size bed and private bath, with direct access to the Casa's 2nd level roof terraces - with hammocks and lounge chairs. Views of the both the ocean and lagoon are visible from this bedroom.

*THIRD BEDROOM: has a king size bed, ocean view, and shares a full bathroom (with tub) and walk-in closet with the FOURTH BEDROOM: which has 2 double beds. The air-conditioning option is possible in these two bedrooms.

*STUDIO: (with separate entrance, attached to the Casa by a covered walkway) has an ensuite bath and queen bed with forest views. The air-conditioning option is possible in this bedroom.

All bedrooms have ceiling fans and optimize the ocean breezes with maximum ventilation.

This property is a unique oasis that offers ultimate privacy and seclusion. Explore the house's many open areas, pool area with hammocks, three terraces with stunning panoramic lagoon and ocean views and find your favorite place to bird watch, read a book or sun bathe. Families and friends traveling together will be able to enjoy vacationing together, while also taking advantage of the various thoughtfully designed spaces for privacy and relaxation.

Keywords: Privacy, Beachfront, Beach, Tulum, Pool, Views, Family, Kids, Children, Couples

More Details
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Owner
Advertiser since: 2009
Call Owner
Enter your email address to view the phone number
Speaks: english, spanish
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
40%
Calendar last updated:
February 19, 2015

What makes this villa unique

Absolute privacy on one of the world's most exquisite beaches inside the Sian Ka'an Biosphere Reserve. Soft, flour-like sand, gorgeous turquoise waters, proximity to incredible Mayan sites: Chichen Itza, Tulum, Coba. Close to Tulum with good restaurants and cultural attractions. Access to Sian Ka'an Biosphere Reserve activities such as bone-fishing, kayaking, kite surfing, manatee observation, bird watching, and cenote diving.

Sleeps10
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms4
Half Baths1
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights
Contact the owner directly to confirm reservation details and pay with an approved method (credit card, check, or bank transfer), to protect your payment up to $1,000.
Add vacation protection services to your booking
Three services to protect your trip:
Protect your payments in case you need to cancel.
Guarantee the rental meets your expectations
Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.

Reviews

4.9
based on 11 traveler reviews

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Secluded - Luxury - Beachfront - Best Beach, Views, Activities
average rating of 4.909091 based on 11 reviews
London UK
5

Great getaway

  • 5 of 5

We stayed at Casa Sophia for a week in December 2014, and will return if we can. It's a unique experience in a a unique location. The house is comfortable and the beach is gorgeous and perfect for long walks. The views from the terraces are dazzling. The staff is absolutely lovely -- inobtrusive and yet always there when we needed them, or were just about to need them. Of course the flip side to the sense of being far from civilisation is that it is a bit of a hassle to get to civilisation when you want it (or even to get it to come to you). However, the road was in good shape during our visit and there are some fantastic places to eat just a few kilometres up the road, just outside of the reserve. The hotel next door has now closed, so going there for meals is no longer an option and expect to pay a surcharge for chef services or grocery deliveries, etc. but for us, this was well worth it just for being where we were.

  • Submitted: Jan 31, 2015
  • Stayed: Dec 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
4

Lovely home...but boy is the road there rough

  • 4 of 5

We stayed at Casa Sophia for a week this December. The home is lovely and the staff is the BEST!! Be warned however, that the Boca Pailla road once you pass the arch in the Sian Kaan is TERRIBLE!! It doesn't improve with work either. You MUST have an SUV or high clearance vehicle to drive to this home. The pot holes are the width of the entire road and their depth measures in feet not inches.

That said, the home is great and has everything you could possibly need. The beach is reached by going down a set (about 20) of fairly steep stairs and the beach itself is very narrow with no room to place beach chairs above the water line (except in the foliage). However, you can walk a few yards either way and have room for a blanket or towel if you choose. The beach is totally secluded and in our week there, I think we only saw about 6 or 8 people walk by or in the water nearby.

Ladies...don't plan on bringing a hair dryer or curling iron to this home - it will not support the wattage needed to run either of those appliances, so just go au natural.

Our family had plenty of room to spread out and still each have our own "space". I wouldn't hesitate to stay here again if the road to the house was better. With that said...we will be staying on the paved portion of the Tulum Beach road north of the Arch from now on. However, in all fairness...if you don't care about going out to dinner at night and are happy to stay in - this is a fantastic place (clean, beautiful, secluded, quite) and the staff is WONDERFUL!!

  • Submitted: Jan 2, 2014
  • Stayed: Dec 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Pittsburgh, Seattle, Brooklyn
5

Superb--again and again!

  • 5 of 5

This is great for our family---the pool for adults and 2 small children--the ocean to swim and boogie board in--great staff and owners. Couldn't be better.

  • Submitted: Apr 15, 2013
  • Stayed: Mar 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Pittsburgh, Seattle, Brooklyn
5

What a getaway!

  • 5 of 5

We had our second vacation here with our family and it was fabulous---staff and owners are very helpful and the site and home are amazing

  • Submitted: Apr 19, 2012
  • Stayed: Apr 2012
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Pittsburgh, Seattle and Brooklyn
5

A great vacation spot!

  • 5 of 5

A wonderful family getaway for us--plenty of room so each group had privacy yet so many spots to enjoy each other's company.

The home was clean and well maintained with all the amenities we wanted. The staff was very helpful and attentive. The location was great--out of the way, but close enough to venture out to see the sights.

We had most meals at the house but there are many restaurants right outside the biosphere grounds.

We've booked our stay here for next year already, so you can see we really loved it.

Thanks, Kelley, for all your help.

  • Submitted: May 11, 2011
  • Stayed: Apr 2011
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Arvada, CO USA
5

Hidden Treasure

  • 5 of 5

We have just returned from an AMAZING trip to Tulum. The entire experience was truly a "once in a lifetime". The house is settled in the Sian Kian Biosphere and is a block away from the CESiaK Ecological Preserve. The staff at the hotel was so kind and helpful. We had daily housekeeping services and access to the restaurant daily. The biologists at the hotel provided us with a wonderful trip through the lagoon and also supervised the most phenomenal turtle watch we had seen. Their knowledge of the flora and fauna brought new appreciation for us all (especially the 11 year olds on the trip).

Casa Sofia is a beautiful home that is perfect for the multi-family get away. The pool is just steps from one of Tulum's white sand beaches and we found, to our surprise, that the pool was stocked with pool toys, beach stuff (boogie boards, sand castle necessities, life jackets and more). The palapa on the beach was the perfect place for the Adults to sit and watch the kids play in the ocean.

We CAN'T wait to get back to Mexico. We will definitely stay here again!!!

  • Submitted: Aug 29, 2010
  • Stayed: Jul 2010
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway

Map

Nearest Airport
80 Miles
Cancun
Nearest Restaurant
0.5 Miles
Cesiak
Nearest Point of Interest
Tulum "hotel zone"
Car: necessary

Cesiak float tour, Cesiak sunset tour, Cesiak bone-fishing guiding - all within the Sian Ka'an Reserve

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Rates & Availability

From $514 Per night

Tulum Villa Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rental rates quoted in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
High Season 2015
Jan 3 2015 - Apr 25 2015
7 night minimum stay
$4,800
 
 
Low Season 2015
Apr 26 2015 - Nov 13 2015
3 night minimum stay
$3,600
 
 
Shoulder Season
Nov 14 2015 - Dec 18 2015
7 night minimum stay
$4,500
 

Additional information about rental rates

Tax Rate 14.0%
Notes Rates are subject to change without notice and cannot be guaranteed without executed and signed rental agreement
*50% non-refundable deposit due to confirm reservation
*Balance due 60 days prior to arrival
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Amenities

Tulum Villa Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • villa
Meals:
  • Catering available
  • Breakfast - Booking Possible
  • Lunch - Booking Possible
  • Dinner - Booking Possible
Location Type:
  • Beachfront ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • Catering Available ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 4 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , bidet
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 king
    Bedroom 4 - 2 double
    Other (See Description) - 1 queen
  • King size beds (2), Queen size Beds (2), Double Beds (2), (1) Pack & Play
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Pool Table
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Gazebo
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • 2 garden chairs
  • 2 beach chairs
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool ...
Onsite Services:
  • Massage
  • Private Chef
  • Staff
Attractions:
  • health/beauty spa
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
Leisure Activities:
  • boating
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • Babysitter
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • kayaking
  • snorkeling/diving
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
360 degree views of ocean and inland bay, proximity to Cesiak's tours & activities & restaurant/bar, private beach

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