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Affordable Paradise! ACd 1 Bedroom condo. Beach Club Close. Wifi, FlatscreenTV

Antoinette Levine

Member since: 2004
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Speaks: english
Bedrooms 1
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 4 - 7 nights

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Affordable Paradise! ACd 1 Bedroom condo. Beach Club Close. Wifi, FlatscreenTV

Bedrooms 1
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 4 - 7 nights


Playa del Carmen Condo Rental Photos and Description

Beautiful Near Beach 1BR 1BA Condo, Private Patio, Lush Garden+Pool Bird Sanctua

Mi Casa es su Casa! This lovely home away from home receives regular refurbishing. If your vacation plans include staying near the fine sandy beaches of the Mexican Caribbean this is the place for you. Playa del Carmen’s best beaches are just out the front door!

This residence is one of twelve units in the Italian designed “La Coccinella” complex. Look out from the living room into the lush garden courtyard and try to decide if you want a refreshing dip in the pool or head down to Mamita’s or others. If you choose a beach club, fifty pesos (approx.$5.usd) will provide you with a chaise, a shady palapa and prompt, friendly service. Enjoy the near-by turquoise waters of ‘El Caribe’.

La Coccinella is nestled in what locals refer to as Quinta Nueva or ‘new 5th Avenue’. Just off of Avenida 5th at Calle 28th you will be staying in one of the most tastefully built areas of this popular Yucatan destination.

Since the condo is situated around the corner from restaurants, shops, restaurants, cafes, beach clubs, laundry services and mucho more - everything you need is within walking distance!

Use the privacy and convenience of this lovingly furnished retreat as a cool sanctuary between excursions and outings. Relax and enjoy refreshments on your own secluded patio. Or kick back and enjoy a DVD from our film collection before you set off for your next adventure.

This is truly a one-of-a-kind destination. Playa (as referred to by locals) was once a tiny fishing village. Fortunately, it developed into a vacation paradise, shying away from high rise development. It has grown into a beautifully designed ‘walking friendly’ beach town. Our complex is truly a 'classic' Playa del Carmen beauty. Designed and built by one of Playa's first Italian investors, it exemplifies a blend of Mediterranean and Caribbean styling.

Besides Spanish and English you will hear languages from around the world. The international mix of Playa locals, business owners and tourists enhances its’ uniqueness.

Fly into Cancun International Airport and take a car, bus, taxi or shuttle 45 minutes south to Playa del Carmen.


-Pool side, garden level view with dedicated Wifi throughout.

-Lightly decorated in Mexican and American art/prints/decor

-Bedroom with California King sized bed, remote control AC and

ceiling fan, bedside tables, 1 large cushioned chair

-Living Room with 2 sofas (1 opens into a queen bed) 1

large cushioned chair, remote control AC and ceiling fan

-Bathroom w/great water pressure/temperature in double

sized shower

-Dining Area Counter top w/seating of four high back cushioned bar chairs

-Private patio with umbrella, table, and four cushioned chairs

-Flat screen television, Cable TV and multi-region DVD player

-CD/Cassette/Radio stereo player, iPod hookup


-Double burner electric range

-Full size Refrigerator/Freezer

-Microwave, Coffee Maker, Toaster Oven, Blender

-Lots of NEW pots, pans, plates, silverware, cups, etc.

-Water dispenser and additional 5 gallon bottle provided.

-Linens, towels and beach towels provided.(some terms apply for multi-week bookings)


-Mayan ruins: Tulum, Coba and Chichén Itzá

-Isla Mujeres, Isla Holbox, Cozumel, Puerto Morelos, Tulum

-Scuba Diving

-Snorkeling, Para-sailing, Golf, Horseback Riding

-Yoga Classes, Bicycle & Scooter Rentals, Deep Sea Fishing

-Simple to Fine Dining, Local and International Cuisines

-Night Clubs

-Eco-Adventure Water Parks: Xcaret, Xel Ha, Tres Rios

-Cenotes (don’t miss this amazing natural phenomenon!)


-Shopping everywhere! groceries, clothes, gifts, etc

-Language Schools (recommend: Playa Lingua & International


-Try going over to 30th Ave for authentic Mexican food and

great prices

-For on-going concerts or special events, check ‘La

Quinta’, the local magazine, when you arrive.

More Details
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Antoinette Levine (Owner)
Member since: 2004
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Speaks: english
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Calendar last updated:
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About Antoinette Levine

Hi there! My name is Antoinette Levine. I grew up in Pasadena, California. And am a University of Southern California graduate, Media and Film industry professional for over 36 years. Speak adequate spanish after attending school in Playa and Los Angeles. When not visiting my Playa home I love residing in another tourist-destination with incredible artisans and an enriching conscious community: Ojai, California. I've been welcoming Guests into my Playa home for over 10 years. I invite you to call me directly if you'd like to introduce yourself and your vacation plans 'in person'. Truly enjoy being a hospitable host!! And so do my great Guest Relations team of: Aude (Aanager), Wendy (Assistant) and 'Ale' (Alesandra is our FAB house keeper).

Welcome to Affordable Paradise!!

Antoinette Levine purchased this condo in 2003

Guestbook comments from the owner

Hello Antoinette

Just wanted to thank you for all of your help. We enjoyed Playa very much, & it was nice that our friends were in the suite next to us.

We loved 5th Ave., every meal we had out was wonderful, no complaints about anything. Was nice to be able to walk to everything we needed.

Thank you again, we will recommend your place to friends.

Irene & Ron
Mar 2014
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Affordable Paradise! ACd 1 Bedroom condo. Beach Club Close. Wifi, FlatscreenTV
average rating of 4.5384617 based on 14 reviews
Los Angeles CA

a slice of home

  • 5 of 5

We give our experience 5 stars and plan on going back as soon as possible.

The apartment had everything needed for our week stay in July 09. The location is amazing - so close to everything!! My mom, my 4 year old and I had the most memorable week. The layout being on the ground floor had easy access to the pool - just opened our door :) The restaurants, internet cafes and beach were all just minutes away. The property was clean and we were welcomed by the apt. manager. All the appliances worked - the cable TV was great for my little one. I highly recommend the apartment for family with a child, singles, and couples. In regards to customer service, all I can say Antoinette was very accommodating and I look forward to visiting her apartment very soon.

  • Submitted: Aug 13, 2009
  • Stayed: Jul 2009
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: It is my pleasure to provide you with 'a slice of home'! Welcome to my 'piece o' paradise' in Playa del Carmen. All the best! Antoinette


  • 4 of 5

We had a VERY nice time at the condo it was just as nice as you said I would stay there an time.VERY NICE THANKS


  • Submitted: Jan 14, 2015
  • Stayed: Dec 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Glad to hear you enjoyed my place! Have a great 2015, Ed. Antoinette

Belle vacances agréable

  • 4 of 5

Bel appartement tres bien placé a une rue de la plage et au coin de la 5ème avenue. Nous avons passé une semaine de vacances très agréable avec un service numéro 1. Merci Antoinette et Aude.

  • Submitted: Nov 12, 2014
  • Stayed: Nov 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Merci beaucoup! Have an excellent 2015. Antoinette

Fabulous, Authentic

  • 5 of 5

First let me say I had the privilege of meeting Miss A and spending some time with her during my 2 week visit. She is the best! perceptive, quick to respond, accommodating and positive. The apartment was authentic, with colorful tile work, a fabulous courtyard, garden and pool that was wonderfully lit at night. The apartment was very clean and had everything I needed or was just a few steps away; for out of town excursions, Tulum, Akumal and Valladolid, America Car rental was great and right out the door on Calle 28; XOXO convenience store -10th Ave at Calle 26; indoor English ATM - Hacienda Paradise 10th Ave at Calle 22; fresh fruits & veges, homemade yogurts and the best macaroon in the world - DAC market N of Constituyentes at 30th Ave. On Calle 26, between 5th and 10th there is a great health food store, laundry service and yoga studio; and of course the beautiful Mamita's Beach just one block away. I thoroughly enjoyed my stay at La Coccinella, loved the view through those Italian arched doors and hope to visit again.

  • Submitted: Oct 22, 2014
  • Stayed: Jun 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: It was great meeting you Deborah. Such a rare treat, meeting a Guest 'in-person'. ;-D Thanks SO much for the photos. Welcome back anytime!!! Happy trails to You. Hasta luego, Antoinette

A land of peace in a very-well located place

  • 5 of 5

First, let me thank Antoinette and her team, for being so efficient ! I booked at very last minute (3 days prior). Antoinette was kind enough to answer very quickly to my first email so that I was able to book my plane tickets that were almost all sold out. The team onsite turned on a dime and made sure that the property was clean and ready to welcome us. Then, the price was so affordable that I was a bit suspicious about what I was gonna find to destination. But you know what, I couldn't believe my eyes, everything was lovely, and furthermore, very clean, so much better than what I was thinking. And, what about the beach ! Was absolutely perfect and clean, just a block away from the property. A small walk, ideal if you do not want to feel like to be just drinking, eating, sleeping and beaching ! And for the days that you do not want to go to the beach, you can rely on the nice swimming pool in the tropical garden. It is located between the buildings of the property, a complex of 12 units, so, even if you're right in the middle of downtown, beside the super famous Quinta Avenida (5th Avenue), you can relax in peace. And at night, walking down the streets is nice, plenty of bars and good restaurants all around. And you always feel safe on the property because it is protected with locked gates. I look forward to return again ASAP !! Thanks again !!!

  • Submitted: Aug 25, 2014
  • Stayed: Aug 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are very pleased to read of your experiences, Karina. And certainly would love to host your next stay in Playa del Carmen. Happy trails!!!
Duvall, Washington

Great location, Beautiful garden, just right!

  • 3 of 5

Small one bedroom condo located right where you want to be. A short walk down to Mamitas Beach and 5th is 40 feet away. Some of the best restaurants in Playa are right down the street. The courtyard right out the door is just beautiful, and the pool is like a gem in the center. The fixtures are a little dated but who stays inside? We will be back.

  • Submitted: May 19, 2014
  • Stayed: May 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your Review. And for choosing to stay with us, at our perfectly located 'classic Playa' complex. One of original condo complexes in this ever expanding town. With great pride, and appreciation we send thanks to all of our new and returning Guests. Happy trails! 2/24/15 AND we have upgraded our kitchen and bath fixtures! Thanks for your 2015 booking 'ballyvaughn'. We look forward to hosting your 2015 Playa vacation!


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Nearest Barpub
Nearest Ferry
0.5 Miles
Nearest Motorway
0.5 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Nearest Beach
0.1 Miles
Car: not necessary

2 minutes walk: to clean & gorgeous beaches/Beach Clubs

-30 seconds walk: newest, tasteful area of 5th Ave,

Restaurants, shopping, bars, dive shops

-2 minute walk to 'lavanderia', leave laundry & pick up

same day, very inexpensive

-15 minute walk to Cozumel Ferry/Bus Terminal

-10 min walk to modern upscale shopping 5th and 10th

-Taxi rides in town cost 1.20 usd to 2.00 usd (at night)

-45 minute drive to Cancun Airport

-45 minute drive to Tulum Ruins and town


Rates & Availability

From $65 Per night

Playa del Carmen Condo Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rental rates quoted in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Spring Season
Apr 8 2015 - Apr 30 2015
4 night minimum stay
Early Summer Season
May 1 2015 - Jun 30 2015
5 night minimum stay
High Summer Season
Jul 1 2015 - Aug 31 2015
5 night minimum stay
Autumn Vacation
Sep 1 2015 - Sep 30 2015
5 night minimum stay
Fall Season
Oct 1 2015 - Oct 31 2015
5 night minimum stay
Pre-Holiday Vacation
Nov 1 2015 - Dec 19 2015
5 night minimum stay
Holiday Season
Dec 20 2015 - Jan 7 2016
7 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest
Winter Getaway
Jan 8 2016 - Feb 29 2016
7 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $30
Refundable damage deposit $250
Daily Electricity/AC $4
Notes -Complimentary WiFi and purified bottled water included in all rentals.
-Rates listed are for single or double occupancy. Additional adult or child over 12 years is $25./night.
-Meter is read at check-in and check-out. Usage above 100KW/week is at a rate of .40cents/KW.
-Electricity use overage amount is deducted from Loss & Damage Security Deposit.
-Pre-8:00 a.m-Post-8:00 p.m.check-in or check-out incur a $25.USD Guests Relation's overtime fee
-50% deposit to reserve. Balance due 21 days prior to check-in.
-Cancellations 30-days prior to arrival 50% refund of deposit
-Refunded within 14-days after notifying.
-Cancellations less than 30 days prior to arrival are non-refundable, if dates remain unreserved.
-If cancelled dates become reserved, 75% of deposit is refunded.
-There are no refunds for Christmas, New Years, Easter week seasons.
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Playa del Carmen Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 1
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 870 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Near The Ocean
  • Village
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Bottled Water
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Sofa Bed
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Wireless Internet
  • 2 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Microwave
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
  • large double sized shower
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 3
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , 1 sleep sofa /futon
  • bedroom~large California king sized bed living room~ queen fold out futon sofa-bed
  • Audio Tape Player
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games
  • Music Library
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library
  • Beach Towels
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Patio
  • 4 garden chairs
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Outdoor Pool
  • cinemas
  • recreation center
  • reefs
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • deepsea fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • swimming
  • tennis

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