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Spend Your Vacation in the Most Charming Condo W/ Rooftop!

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Bedrooms 1
Half Baths1
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 1 - 7 nights


Half Baths
Minimum Stay
1 - 7 nights


Tohoku Condo Rental Photos and Description

Condo, 1 Bedroom + Convertible bed(s), 1.5 Baths, (Sleeps 4)

IN A NUTSHELL: Our poolside Arena Blanca condos are situated amid tropical flowers, palm trees, with a gorgeous pool. Guests rave about the beauty and quality we have created for them including the new rooftop terrace with jacuzzi, lounge & dining furniture, shade palapa with wonderful views of the Caribbean and the city of Playa. (You asked, we delivered!)

Book this condo and you'll get beautiful architecture, tasteful interior design, cleanliness,security, friendly management, all for a great value. Perfectly situated in the newer North End of Playa, a few steps to Fifth Ave, Mamitas and Kool Beaches, and great restaurants, including Cocina 38, Piola, Kool Fish, and La Cueva del Chango. Enjoy close proximity to yoga bliss in the Shangri-la Garden and the Playa Sports Center with tennis, running track, basketball and salsa aerobics! Reserve today and learn why we have full occupancy during high season. Prices INCLUDE all fees, nothing added to the bill. Inquire about last minute specials. We look forward to welcoming you!

MORE INFO: Picking the right condo from a website can be scary! So you will pat yourself on the back when you see these beautiful condos at Arena Blanca, close to the beach AND Fifth Avenue. But far enough from the night clubs to get a GREAT night's sleep!

We designed our condos to easily accommodate four people, with built-in mahogany cabinets and two bathrooms. Our customers have raved about the beauty and convenience we created for them. But if you need two-bedrooms, look at our spectacular penthouse at VRBO # 114396

Our poolside condos are tastefully and tropically decorated, with views of the gorgeous tiled pool and gardens. You'll love the peace and quiet of the garden level including the lovely small garden terrace off the master bedroom. Linen drapes and top down/bottom up cellular shades provide privacy as needed. Guests can upgrade to use of our private ROOFTOP TERRACE, with a romantic shade palapa, jacuzzi, lounging/dining/ sleeping furniture, and lovely views of the Caribbean and the city of Playa.

Arena Blanca is perfectly situated in the newer North End of Playa, a few steps to the quaint shops and restaurants of 'Little Italy' on Fifth Avenue. We are centrally located without being smack dab in the touristy (noisy) downtown.

And the beaches?! Arena Blanca is on 38th St, the landscaped gateway to the famous Shangri-la and Mamitas Beaches (200 yds away). Tall, tan, young, and handsome, you'll find the most beautiful beach-goers in the Mayan Riviera here.

Arena Blanca has full-time management and staff; our motto is Clean & Green. You will see the difference! And our prices INCLUDE bottled water, wireless internet.

Be sure to click below to read comments from our many happy guests.

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More Details
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair accessible

Judy Scheer Hoeschler
Member since: 2007
Speaks: english
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Calendar last updated:
January 15, 2016

About Judy Scheer Hoeschler

We hail from the beautiful northern latitudes of the beautiful state of Wisconsin.

Judy Scheer Hoeschler purchased this condo in 2005

Why Judy Scheer Hoeschler chose Playa del Carmen

We built Arena Blanca in 2005.

What makes this condo unique

The main benefits of Arena Blanca are beautiful design, excellent location, and good maintenance.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Came to Playa with my husband and 10 month-old son. We were in search of a place that had the comforts of home, especially with a baby--so kitchen and laundry were key. This place was just about perfect! We loved the layout and the design of the space. Lots of room, closets, towel racks, etc. The bathroom was an added surprise. It has two sinks and toilets flanking a shower area. Each is divided by a sliding door. So two or more people have plenty of room and privacy. We opted to also rent out the terrace and it was fabulous! Our son loved the plunge pool and the waterfall! It was a great space to hangout--day or night. The staff was all fantastic and always helpful when we needed something. Felt like we got the privacy and quiet time we wanted, yet help was just a short distance away if needed. Speaking of distance--it was the perfect location. Walked to everything, yet at the quiet north end of town. When we wanted to get to the other end right away, say for breakfast, we just took a $2 taxi and were there within a few minutes. Nothing bad to say here. Just come and stay! You won't regret it! Thanks, Judy!!!
Apr 2010
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2 traveler reviews

Spend Your Vacation in the Most Charming Condo W/ Rooftop!
average rating of 5.0 based on 24 reviews
Roseville Minnesota, United States

A honeymoon we will NEVER forget

  • 5 of 5

My wife and I came here and stayed for one week for our belated honeymoon and we will never forget it. It was seven days and nights of absolute bliss. We stayed in the roof-top suite and just loved every second. The staff was very kind and the location is ideal for anyone that likes conveinience and things that are cool. Great dining, easy to buy stuff to make meals, the beach is a five minute walk away, and the location makes it so if you wanna keep it low key you may, and if you wanna get wild, fun is just blocks away. So sad we must leave but we will be back!

  • Submitted: Mar 18, 2012
  • Stayed: Mar 2012
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Hi Judy, Thank you, w...

  • 5 of 5

Hi Judy,

Thank you, we had 2 absolutely lovely weeks and everything was perfect! Beautiful condo, well maintained, quiet and perfect location. We sent you a SMS txt to thank you for the tequila O:)), hope you received the message.

I am sorry we did not have the opportunity to meet you, to be able to THANK YOU for everything. We hope to able to go back to Playa and Arena Blanca will of course be our first choice!

Warm Regards

Karolina Larsson

  • Submitted: Apr 4, 2008
  • Stayed: Apr 2008
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Beach
400 Metres
Mamitas and Coco Beaches


Rates & Availability

Tohoku Condo Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Summer Season
May 1 2016 - Dec 14 2016
2 night minimum stay
Holiday Season
Dec 15 2016 - Jan 15 2017
7 night minimum stay
High Season
Jan 16 2017 - Apr 30 2017
7 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest
My Standard Rate
1 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $350
Cleaning Fee $50

50% payment is due at time of booking. Payment in full 60 days prior to arrival.

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Tohoku Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking Off Street
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Catering Available
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Refrigerator
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • King size beds (1) We like quality and comfort and this King-Size Bed is firm and soft. You'll love the tropical headboard, the plush bedding and the bed-side reading lamps., Queen size Beds (1), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) The sofa sleeper is pretty good. Nice closets/drawers for clothing storage in living room.
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Balcony ...
  • Gazebo ...
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • theme parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf privileges optional
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • paragliding
  • parasailing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing

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