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Magical Beach Front Condo with Hammock

Sleeps5
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights

Overview


Details
Property
condo
Sleeps
5
Bedrooms
2
Bathrooms
2
Minimum Stay
2 - 7 nights

About the property

Condo, 2 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, (Sleeps 5)

Ahhh! Slow down, relax and enjoy!

Come coast awhile in this charming and delightful 2 bedroom, beach front condo in Akumal, Mexico (one hour south of Cancun). La Bahia #3 is on the second floor with walls of windows for amazing ocean views from every room. La Bahia is an eco-friendly building with only 8 units right on the middle of sandy Half Moon Bay. Snorkel with sea turtles, go diving in the morning and take yoga classes in the afternoon. I can highly recommend Budha Spa for a massage or facial. Walk to wonderful beach front restaurants or take a siesta in our hammock. Don't forget to stop at Turtle Bay Cafe and Bakery for the very best breakfast and brownies!

FREE WI-FI internet.

La Bahia # 3 has eclectic and colorful Mexican decor with a whimsical mermaid theme, recently remodeled with new floors and stained concrete counter tops in kitchen. WE love coffee and have a high quality coffee maker and coffee grinder. Fully equipped kitchen with microwave, juicer, spices and high quality blender for those margaritas! All the comforts of home with 100+ eclectic book library, board games, beach toys, IPOD player, SMART TV with cable and DVD player. The DVD library is available in the office (free rentals). Both ceiling fans and air conditioning are available for your comfort. La Bahia offers daily maid service, laptop safe in closet, and we RECYCLE.

Master Bedroom has KING BED and private bath. Second Master bedroom has one double and one twin bed with private bath. BRAND new mattresses with memory foam! All comfy beds have high thread count sheets. And of course there is the hammock on the private balcony, best place for a nap or to watch the turtles!!

Stop by the Akumal Farmers Market or the Pueblo for fresh fruits and veggies. There are also a couple small grocery stores in Akumal with a wide selection of both Mexican and American food. The Walmart is located in Playa del Carmen about 20 miles away.

Your time, money and relaxation are important. La Bahia offers on-site office/management with extraordinary service to assist with area information, tours, catered-in mayan dinners or restaurant recommendations. The La Bahia office is open every day.

Enjoy the simple Caribbean pleasures and soothe your soul at La Bahia Condos. Mi Casa, es su casa.

Keywords: Condominium

More Details

Owner
Donna Clark
Member since: 2006
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
February 22, 2017

About Donna Clark

We have been coming to Mexico on vacation and scuba diving for over 15 years. Fell in love with Akumal on one of our trips and decided that this is where we want to retire. We have put alot of time and love into our condo to make it magical for all our guests. We truly hope that you enjoy La Bahia and Akumal as much as we do.

Donna Clark purchased this condo in 2007

Why Donna Clark chose Quintana Roo

The beach front views and turtles!

What makes this condo unique

Office open 7 days a week to assist with tours, restaurant reservations, bike rentals and more. Daily maid service. Free wireless internet.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Hi Donna, Thanks for the e-mail. We had a wonderful time in Akumal, your condo was great. The staff was fabulous.Thanks for everything Tom
Nov 2009
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Amenities

Bacalar Municipality Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Included
Location Type:
  • Beachfront ...
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Hair Dryer
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Towels Provided
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Catering Available
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 7 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double , 1 twin/ single , Crib available for rent.
  • King size beds (1) in Master bedroom. One (1) double and one (1) twin in second bedroom.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Toys
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Bicycles ...
  • Deck / Patio
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • pets considered
Onsite Services:
  • Concierge
  • Private Chef
Attractions:
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • shopping
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • kayaking
  • sailing
  • snorkeling/diving
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes:
FREE WIRELESS INTERNET, SMART TV with cable and HDMI, DVD player with DVD library. Eclectic book library. Full Kitchen with Microwave and blender for Margaritas. Upgraded coffee maker and cappuccino/latte machine. High thread count sheets and comfy beds. Daily maid service - no washing dishes. Laptop SAFE in closet, Purified water, Hammocks available. Two Master Bedrooms. Excellent on-site management/service at the La Bahia office open 7 days a week. Daily maid service included.

Reviews

Exceptional! 4.9/5 -
(20 traveler reviews)

Magical Beach Front Condo with Hammock
average rating of 4.95 based on 22 reviews
5

Gorgeous Ocean Front Condo

  • 5 of 5

We loved this place. Comfortable and casual. Clean and eco friendly. Great friendly and helpful staff. So easy to walk into Akumal and to several restaurants and bars. Such an easy and lovely place to stay with my 3 adult children. Would definitely go back.

  • Submitted: Jan 29, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Awesome! So glad you enjoyed La Bahia and Akuma as much as we do!
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5

Magnificent Condo and 2nd time back!

  • 5 of 5

We just loved this condo so much we came back exactly one year later for another visit. The amazing views, the amazing staff, the locals too... all amazing. We even got to watch baby turtles leave there nest and run to the ocean! This condo is great for families, couples or a friend group getaway. If your looking for a quiet, spacious, relaxing stay in a beautiful hidden gem of a beachtown, this is definitely the place!

  • Submitted: Oct 14, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks so much, so glad you enjoyed La Bahia 3 as much as we do, home of our hearts. Mi casa es su casa.
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5

Outstanding Stay at a Beautiful Location

  • 5 of 5

This condo is one of the best on Half Moon Bay. Has everything one needs for a great stay. This is not my first stay at this condo (have stayed at least 3 other times) but I am always pleasantly reminded how great the décor is and the view. I will also say that the Staff that manages and cares for La Bahia is the best. This trip the Security Guard asked if we wanted to be awakened at night if there was "turtle action" on the beach. We said yes and he faithfully came to get us no matter the time of night. As a result we saw turtle hatch and turtles laying eggs. Very pleasant and engaging young man and it was fun trying to learn enough Spanish to communicate with him. The owner of this condo is also fabulous to work with. Love the place, love the condo. Please do wear your life vests and snorkel with a buddy! Unfortunately while we were there an older gentleman staying at a different condo apparently had a medical issue and passed away while snorkeling. There were many good Samaritans that helped and the Staff at La Bahia did what they could as well, even though the person wasn't staying at La Bahia. It was a very difficult situation for the family and all of us on the beach when it occurred.

  • Submitted: Jul 29, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: So glad you enjoyed Akumal and La Bahia 3 as much as we do, home of my heart! Mi case es su casa.
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5

Awesome place

  • 5 of 5

The view is incredible.

The location is great.

You can walk to a couple of restaurants for dinner (La Lunita which had great food and La Buenna Vida where the food wasn't good still a nice place to chill).

The main beach in Akumal is the place to hang out for the day.

I recommend renting a Palapa with a couple of lounge chairs for $20 next to the restaurant there (La Hoya restaurant)

The snorkeling is the best anywhere.

Plenty of turtles...

Akumal has had more development including Secrets Hotel but Akumal has retained its charm through the years.

My wife and I truly enjoyed the condo and spent hours in the Hammock.

Highly recommend the place!!!

  • Submitted: Jun 7, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks so much! It always makes me happy when our guests enjoy La Bahia 3 Akumal as much as we do! mi casa es su casa.
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5

A serious piece of heaven...

  • 5 of 5

Staying at this condo in Akumal was a serious piece of heaven... The private location, amazing panoramic beach front views were amazing from sunrise to sunset. The decor, the bedding, bathrooms and other condo amenities made our stay simply amazing. The staff in the office were very kind and always there to help. They also had beach cruiser bikes to rent for 7$ a day that made it easy to get into the town. If your looking for a romantic getaway, a girls getaway trip or even a family trip without al the hustle bustle of a city, this is the place. The town has plenty of restaurants and convenient stores to supply your needs. Just a few doors down there is a restaurant called "La Beuna Vida," we literally ate their for every meal. Also, the owner was very easy to work with and seems to be a very kind person. We most definitely will return!!!

  • Submitted: Mar 5, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks Diane, it was a pleasure sharing our condo with y'all !!
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Akumal February 2015

  • 4 of 5

La Bahia is a great building. Service from the property management team was top notch. The unit that we stayed in #3 is quaint. It is a little outdated but living space is comfortable. The bedrooms with their own bathrooms are a nice layout, however the beds are terrible. We were advised several times that the second bedroom could and would be setup with a king size bed (pushing the two singles together, etc) not only was this not done the beds aren't the same height and the mattresses are rock hard and the edges even worse, therefore when pushed together with no bumper or connection piece, makes for a very uncomfortable sleep. The king size bed in the other bedroom at least had a small foam on top but was still very hard and uncomfortable. We cooked during our stay and also had Chef Daveed cook for us (wonderful experience) and we had temperature trouble with the oven. Things took way longer. Also if you are wine drinkers, there was not one wine glass in the cupboards. All things considered, we loved Akumal and La Bahia and would recommend it to all! With new beds or better sleeping conditions we would definitely rent this condo again.

  • Submitted: Feb 27, 2015
  • Stayed: Feb 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Brenda, Received your review, I apologize for concerns you had while staying at La Bahia 3. We take every opportunity to improve our customer service and condo and appreciate your feedback. The La Bahia office is open 7 days a week and our management team is there to address and correct any maintenance issues asap. The appliance technician was not able to find anything wrong with the stove but we will keep an eye on it. We have ordered NEW mattresses and they are scheduled to arrive on May 1, 2015. I sincerely apologize for the missing wine glasses. We replace missing or broken drinking, shot, margarita and wine glasses every few months. I will instruct the La Bahia office to buy a spare set of wine glasses for spares in our office. Every September our building shuts down for maintenance, condo improvement projects such as our new tile floors, the new stained concrete kitchen counters, new water filtration system and more. My favorite is the new shower and built in bench, did you enjoy? Let me know which items could be improved and I can add to our September list. Thanks again, we appreciate your feedback.
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Map

Nearest Airport
50 Miles
Cancun Airport
Nearest Ferry
20 Miles
in Playa del Carmen to Cozemel at 20 Miles
Nearest Golf
5 Miles
Puerto Aventuras at 5 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
short walk down the beach at Akumal
Nearest Beach
Half Moon Bay

From the Cancun Airport. Mexican Federal Highway 307 South, about 60 miles, past Playa del Carmen. You will see the exit for Akumal (clearly marked). Take a left. There is ONE road through Akumal. Go under the arches, veer left, about a mile down on the right hand side, the only gold/yellow building, clearly marked La Bahia, office is in front. You will pick up the key here.

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Rates & Availability

Bacalar Municipality Condo Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
High Season 2017
Jan 7 2017 - Apr 30 2017
2 night minimum stay
$213
 
 
Holidays 2017
Dec 20 2017 - Jan 3 2018
7 night minimum stay
$345
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$149
 

Additional information about rental rates

Tax Rate 19.0%

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Discount for stays longer than a week.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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