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Beachfront Paradise ~ Villa Del Mar ~ Spectacular Views & Gorgeous Beach

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Half Baths1
Space 1,600 sq. ft.
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 4 nights

Overview

About the property

Condo, 2 Bedrooms + 2.5 Baths, (Sleeps 6)

Casa de Playa or 'The Beach House' is a luxurious villa located in one of the best locations in Villa del Mar. This 1,600 square foot, 2 bedroom, 3 bath, beachfront condominium provides a tranquil and breathtaking location for you to either relax by the beach or explore the many adventures of the inviting Riviera Maya. Just a few steps to the child friendly, zero-entry pool and brilliant white sandy beach, this condo offers spectacular views and comfortable surroundings in the most desirable location of Puerto Aventuras. The master bedroom features a king size bed with pillowtop mattress and the guest bed has a double bed plus bunk beds, perfect for families with children. The kitchen has every amenity to keep any cook satisfied. The living room and both bedrooms feature flat screen TV's, and DVD players. Both bedrooms with the DVD players also have Netflix, a great feature to watch movies/TV series as long as you have a Netflix account,.

Puerto Aventuras is an exclusive upscale gated beach resort community, 15 minutes south of Playa de Carmen and Cozumel. Tulum is 25 minutes away, and the airport in Cancun is just 60 minutes away. This charming resort is safe, family-friendly and offers every amenity you can imagine. In less than five minutes you can be dining at one of the twelve delightful restaurants, shopping for souvenirs, swimming with the dolphins, snorkeling in the pristine ocean or heading off to go deep-sea fishing.

Puerto Aventuras features dazzling multi-colored water, coconut palms and a picturesque marina. There is also shady palapas, a private beach for Villas del Mar guests and a short swim to an offshore reef for snorkeling. The water is very calm since it is a reef-protected bay.

This quaint resort offers grocery stores, pharmacy, shopping, museum and Dolphin Discovery. Golf, tennis, scuba diving, deep sea fishing, kite-surfing, sailing and a relaxing spa are all within 5 minutes walking distance.

For those who want a little more adventure, the Mayan ruins of Tulum, the Coba ruins, beautiful Cenotes, horseback riding, ATV Jungle Ride, XPLOR, Xcaret, Xel-Ha and other area attractions are only minutes away. This is a truly idyllic location that offers something for everyone!

Keywords: Condominium

More Details

Property Manager
Audra Jessen
Member since: 2007
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
July 24, 2017

About Audra Jessen

My husband and I are native Coloradoans, however, we are defintely, 'water people', and have always been drawn to the beach. We have four children, ranging in age from 9 to 22. We are definitely busy people, but whenever we can get away, of course, we choose to go to Puerto Aventuras. Our passion is investing in real estate, and the opportunity to purchase this beautiful beachfront condominium in the most gorgeous location, was one we could not pass up! In fact, we loved the area so much that we also purchased the condo next door a year later. We truly believe that anyone who visits,will love this breathtaking resort as much as we do! Scott & Audra, Parker, CO

Audra Jessen purchased this condo in 2007

Why Audra Jessen chose Quintana Roo

When the opportunity came for us to invest in a vacation property, we knew we had to choose some place that captured ALL the elements we knew we would need to have. It had to be a beachfront location, with beautiful water, family-friendly, close to area attractions, convenience and, of course, safety. After exploring Cancun, Cozumel and the Riviera Maya, we fell in love with the gorgeous white powdery sand, charming and safe resort known as Puerto Aventuras. The friendly people, breathtaking views, brilliant ocean bay and the many activities and adventures of the area make this the perfect choice for our family and yours! We will always treasure our memories of Puerto Aventuras.

What makes this condo unique

Our most favorite activity to do in Puerto Aventuras is just to relax and enjoy the breathtaking views of the ocean and beach. The waters are calm as the bay is bordered by a reef, which makes it possible for our second favorite activity, snorkeling. Equipment can be rented right off the beach. We've seen all different colors and species of fish, stingrays and even sea turtles! The children love the 'Dolphin Discovery' program which is just a five minute walk from the condo. They have swam with the dolphins 3 times now, and it is a thrill for them every time! The dolphin lagoon is surrounded by twelve charming outdoor restaurants, for either grabbing a quick snack or indulging in a steak and lobster dinner. If you want to try the adventure of deep sea fishing, the marina is also a five minute walk from the condo, and we recommend 'Captain Rick's Fishing Tours' for a morning or afternoon of terrific fishing. Your catch can be prepared by one of the restaurants for free! There are also many exciting attractions within a twenty minute drive. Visit Tulum to see the ancient Mayan ruins and gorgeous beaches. Xcaret is an eco-park that features sea turtles, snuba, underground rivers, butterly pavilion, and a spectacular Mayan cultural show. X-Plor is a brand new attraction featuring zip lines, exploring an underground paradise, and jungle exploration on an incredible amphibious ATV! The activities and attractions also include horseback riding, ATV Jungle Rides, shopping, enjoying nightlife in Playa del Carmen, scuba diving, or just relaxing under a palapa with an ice cold margarita.

Guestbook comments from the manager

This condo has been recently purchased by us and it is ready to rent. Beautiful setting, beach, and glorious white sand. The condo is beautifully decorated and upgraded with pillowtop mattresses for our guest's comfort. Also, there are DVD's for viewing, boogie boards for our guests to use, and an I-Pod docking station with speakers. There are amazing views from the terrace of the pool and ocean. A jacuzzi tub and eating area are also featured on the terrace. We are very confident that of our guests enjoy Puerto Aventuras and our condo as much as we do!
Dec 2007
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Amenities

Puerto Aventuras Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 2
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 1600 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Beach View ...
  • Beachfront ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • Oceanfront ...
  • Resort ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Bottled Water
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Filtered Water
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Safe
  • Shampoo
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , Huge Walk-in Shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , pillowtop mattress
    - 1 baby crib , Portable Pack n Play available in the condo
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double , 1 bunk bed , bunk bed is a triple bunk and can sleep up to 3 guests.
  • King size beds (1), Double Bed (1), Bunk beds (1), Baby Cribs (1)
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Books for Adults
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Gated Community
  • Golf ...
  • Golf Clubs
  • Tennis ...
  • Tennis Court
  • Terrace
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Hot Tub ...
  • Jacuzzi
  • Outdoor Hot Tub
  • Outdoor Pool
Onsite Services:
  • Car Optional
  • Massage
  • Staff
Attractions:
  • bay/sound
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • duty free shops
  • health/beauty spa
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • reefs
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • theme parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • paragliding
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • spelunking
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Sleeps 6, Non-Smoking, Central Air Conditioning, Ceiling Fans, Beachfront, Ocean View, Zero-Entry Pool, Private tiled Jacuzzi on terrace, terrace/balcony/lanai furniture, Master Bedroom with King size bed with pillow-top mattress, 1 double bed plus triple bunk beds in guest bedroom, closets, 2.5 bathrooms, alarm clocks, washer and dryer, linens supplied, bath and beach towels, satellite TV with 12 English channels. Silverware/utensils, cups/glassware, cookware, kitchen supplies, juicer, 4-burner stove top, oven, toaster, microwave, coffee maker, bottled water, blender, dining table and 6 chairs, iron/board, maid service/housekeeping, cribs/highchairs available upon request, bilingual staff, baby sitting available, doctor on call, free parking, late check-out available, massage service available, boogie boards and Internet!

Reviews

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Beachfront Paradise ~ Villa Del Mar ~ Spectacular Views & Gorgeous Beach
average rating of 4.972973 based on 38 reviews
5

wonderful stay

  • 5 of 5

VRBO limits the length of my review here so I will concentrate on the unit alone and log a more complete review of the property and area on tripadvisor. I can echo most of the other reviews here. First, Audra returned my RFQ almost immediately. Throughout the entire booking process, she was extremely responsive, very accommodating and very pleasant to deal with. Once there, we couldn't have been happier. Our flight arrived early and were able to get in, no problem. The property is, as described elsewhere, beautiful. The unit itself is situated nicely overlooking the pool and the beach to some extent. Inside, the master is very generous in size, has a huge, quite comfortable king size bed, and a bathroom with a nice size walk in shower. The second bedroom has, as described, a double and 3 bunk beds - you could probably fit 5 kids in there pretty easily, with its own bathroom and tub/shower. The living area is good sized with a comfortable wrap around couch, dining area, and outdoor patio with furniture. The kitchen has almost every utensil and gadget you should need - plenty of plates, drinkware, and flatware for any situation. The unit has upwards of 60 movies of all genres if you'd prefer to watch those in the evening. All appointments and fixtures are as you would expect from a wonderful luxury vacation home - not just a rental. The property is very quiet and private. The central courtyard has two huge pools each with zero entry ends, perfect for little kids but big enough to swim laps if you cared to. The beach has both a private area and a public area along the water, the best of both worlds. Chairs at both places were always plentiful. The ocean has an area behind a breakwater of calm, warm, knee deep water, perfect for little kids to spend the entire day in. Outside the breakwater is a huge bay of 4-8ft of water full of marine life and no boat traffic. My 9 and 13 daughters lived out there in their snorkeling gear with the sting rays, eagle rays, the occasional turtle and almost every fish the caribbean has to offer. The marina/dolphin discovery area is directly adjacent with everything you might need including restaurants, shops and sundries. In short, this is a wonderful area, building, and unit. If you've never booked VRBO before, this booking exprience and property will spoil you and make you wonder why you'd ever want to do it any other way.

  • Submitted: Apr 18, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for the amazing review! Puerto Aventuras is such a beautiful place and I'm so glad you and your family had such a wonderful time! We'd love to have you back anytime!
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4

Great location

  • 4 of 5

This is a clean condo with nice furnishings. Restaurants, stores and dolphin experience are within walking distance. Attractions (Tulum, Cenotes) and Playa del Carmen are just down the road. The beach is quiet with very few kids.

  • Submitted: Apr 30, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Fort Collins, CO
5

Thank you for sharing this hidden gem

  • 5 of 5

We were lucky enough to stay in this condo for a week, and it was absolutely breathtaking. The condo, the town, the people, and the location couldn't be better. There are adventure parks, cenotes, ruins, and shopping within 5-10 minutes of the condo. We really enjoyed the private beach. The beach for this condo was definitely the best in Puerto. The condo was decorated beautifully, and it was everything you'd expect and more. It was very updated and modern. The other guests in our group really enjoyed the plethora of movies and books. It had the feel of a private beach house. The condo opens up to the pool and the ocean, and the breathtaking view will never be forgotten. We will definitely be back. Thank you so much for sharing this slice of paradise with us.

  • Submitted: Jul 9, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Fort Collins, Colorado
5

My new vacation spot!

  • 5 of 5

The condo was absolutely stunning, it was decorated very nicely. The views from the condo are breathtaking. The ocean and the beach were the best I have ever been too. We loved all of the restaurants and shops surrounding the marina. Everyone in the community was so friendly. We spent our vacation doing several different things during the day, such as, tulum, xplor, and many cenotes. It was always wonderful to come back to the condo and relax while looking at the ocean. This vacation could not have been any better. We loved staying at your condo and hope to return very soon.

  • Submitted: May 26, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We're so glad you had a wonderful stay and that you were pleased with the accommodations! We're constantly upgrading/updating furniture, televisions, appliances, etc. to exceed our guest's expectations. We hope to have you back soon :)
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Lakewood, CO
5

A True Piece of Paradise...

  • 5 of 5

Audra - Can’t thank you enough for allowing my husband and I to rent your fabulous condo in PV…we now understand why you consider it such a special place. The community was so charming and laid back, providing for the perfect back drop for some serious R&R. And your accommodations could not have been nicer, everything so well thought out for your guests. We’re hoping to make the trip an annual tradition. Thanks again for sharing your place in Paradise!!

  • Submitted: May 23, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: You're so welcome! I'm so glad you had a wonderful trip and got that much needed R & R! Puerto is the absolute perfect place for it! Looking forward to having you back :)
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Denham Springs
5

Beautiful, Excellent...will go back

  • 5 of 5

The condo was fabulous. Loved the color scheme. Easy to get to the pool, beach and food. AWESOME!!! We will rent from u again!!!! Thanks Audra for opening your vacation home to us.

  • Submitted: Jul 20, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We're so glad you had an awesome stay! We'd love to have you back and look forward to hearing from you again soon!
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Xplor Park - Cancun
"An adventure park fun for the entire family! Thrilling zip lines, underground river and amp..."
Tulum Ruins
"Explore the ancient Mayan Ruins of Tulum. This is just a 25 minute taxi ride and an educati..."
Xcaret
"Xcaret is a wonderful eco park, that features snorkeling, snuba, swim with the dolphins, und..."
Coba Ruins & Nohoch Mul Pyramid
"About an hour from Puerto Aventuras, these ancient ruins are tucked away in a jungle with a ..."
Dolphin Discovery
"Just a 5 minute walk from the condo! Dolphin Discovery is the best "Swim with the Dolphins"..."
Puerto Aventuras Fishing Charter
"Deep sea fishing, snorkeling tours, Catamaran tours and Dive and Scuba tours can all be foun..."
Nearest Airport
60 Miles
Cancun International Airport
Nearest Ferry
15 Miles
Playa del Carmen
Nearest Beach
10 Metres
Puerto Aventuras - 100 Feet
Car: not necessary

Our on-site property manager can answer all your activity needs, sunbathing, scuba diving, dolphin interactions, marina, deep sea fishing, snorkeling, greens fees, fine dining restaurants, bar/pub, bird watching, car rental location, church, facials/massage, manicures/pedicures, fitness center off-site, museum, sightseeing tours, Mayan archaeology sites, ATV Jungle Adventure nearby, Xel-Ha nearby, XPLOR, Xcaret nearby.

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Rates & Availability

Puerto Aventuras Condo Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Summer/Fall/Winter
May 1 2017 - Dec 14 2017
4 night minimum stay
$250
$1,750
$3,500
 
 
Holidays
Dec 15 2017 - Jan 1 2018
4 night minimum stay
$400
$2,800
$5,000
 
 
Winter/Spring
Jan 2 2018 - Apr 30 2018
4 night minimum stay
$285
$1,995
$4,000
 
 
My Standard Rate
4 night minimum stay
$250
$1,750
$3,750
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $300

Rates may be negotiable with a stay over 10 nights.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

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