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Beachfront Stunning Views of the Caribbean!

Sleeps11
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms3
Half Baths1
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 3 - 5 nights
Popular Features
  • Internet
  • Washing Machine
  • Outdoor Grill
  • children welcome

Overview

About the property

Villa, 3 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 3.5 Baths, (Sleeps 11)

If Sun and Fun is what you are looking for: Look NO further.

Casa Del Sol

Picture yourself in the exciting tropics in your own luxury villa, with sun-kissed skies and the sparkling blue Caribbean Sea nearby. Feel your body succumb to the cool ocean breeze as it gently cascades over you, draining your stresses away! It’s not a dream! It’s Casa Del Sol!

Casa Del Sol is a tropical delight, full of Caribbean color and charm located on the southern most point of the Caribbean in Mexico. The ocean front villa overlooks the 2nd largest barrier reef in the world. This 3 bedroom villa is completely private. Wake up in the mornings to a gorgeous sunrise and fall asleep at night listening to the gentle seaside.

On the Beach level, the breezy bedrooms are located on either ends of the villa for maximum privacy for your group. The rooms are spacious with a queen size bed, single trundle bed, a 7 foot couch made from local hard woods, reading chairs and dinning room table for 4. Feel free to hang from the walls in a hammock to enjoy the flowing breezes as you take an afternoon siesta.

Take an exciting swim out front in the coral patches visiting with all the tropical fish, lobsters, spotted eagle rays, sea turtles, and many more. The best way to describe the snorkeling in front is to imagine yourself looking into one of the most impressive stocked large salt water fish tanks around and next you know, you are in it. It doesn't get any better than this.

All rooms are equipped with ceiling fans and have stunning seaside views. You will not find any televisions, nor will you want one since there are so many things to do at the house or nearby.

There are many miles of beach to comb searching for the largest/brightest conch shell. Kayaking out to the barrier reef, biking down the beach road, tossing horse shoes, observing many types of birds, star gazing at night, or just relaxing on the beach with a book is a great way to spend your vacation.

Luxury abounds as the living area is open and breezy and fully equipped for your relaxing enjoyment.

The patios and verandas provide panoramic views of the Caribbean Sea, and spectacular Caribbean sunrises. In the mornings you will see the sun rise while looking out into the Caribbean and in the evenings looking back in the lagoon the sun will set.

Other units are available or use the entire house for your vacation. Please inquire.

Additional Amenities :

- Caretakers on site

- Bottled purified drinking water

- 4 Kayaks – 1 with a plexi glass bottom - free use for guests

- 2 Bikes – free use for guests

- Various snorkelling gear – free use for guests

- Ceiling fans

Additional Information :

The house is located in the marine park 'Arrecifes de Xcalak' which includes Chinchorro Banks (Banco Chinchorro). Upon arrival, please stop in at the park office to purchase your entry bracelet. The park office is in Xcalak, south on the beachfront.

Keywords: Casa

More Details

Owner
Brent A. Askins
Member since: 2008
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 2 days
Response rate:
80%
Calendar last updated:
March 21, 2017

Amenities

Othón P. Blanco Villa Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • villa
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy 11
  • smoking allowed ...
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Beachfront
  • Oceanfront
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking Off Street
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 1 - toilet
    Bathroom 5 - outdoor shower
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 11
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , 1 twin/ single , 1 sleep sofa /futon
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , 1 twin/ single , 1 sleep sofa /futon
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen , 1 twin/ single , 1 sleep sofa /futon
  • King size beds (1), Queen size Beds (2), Twin or Single Beds (2), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1)
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • Stereo ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Bicycles ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • 2 bicycles
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Attractions:
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horseshoes
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • swimming
Notes:
Ceiling Fans, Juicers, Blenders, 24 hour hot water, 24 hour solar electricity, Bicycles, Kayaks, Life Jackets, Floats, Snorkels, Fins, and Masks. A Grocery truck stops by house a few times a week with fresh Meats, Fruits, and Vegetables. Lounge on the Beach or Patios with Beach Furniture or just take a siesta in a Hammock. Non smoking inside.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(41 traveler reviews)

Beachfront Stunning Views of the Caribbean!
average rating of 4.9268293 based on 41 reviews
4

Sweet time in a quiet, happy setting.

  • 4 of 5

Enjoyed our ten days on the beach at Casa Del Sol. Lovely hosts with a great, accommodating attitude. Terrific house with all the amenities that we could need.

  • Submitted: Mar 7, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Gem of a get-away!

  • 5 of 5

We had 11 in our group (extended family) and couldn't have been happier with our stay. The biggest family stayed upstairs, and we used that unit as the communal cooking/eating area. Constant ocean breezes kept everyone comfortable. Morning sunrises were amazing off of the balcony. Phenomenal snorkeling right off the beach out to the breakwater (favorite sightings included queen angelfish, bluehead wrasses, yellowtail damselfish, and a moray eel) . Kitchen was fully stocked with utensils, cookware, and 20L water dispenser. We spent 2 days away - one touring Mayan ruins and another to Belize via boat out of Costa do Cocos for snorkeling at Shark Ray Alley in San Pedro. The 12K road north from Xcalak to Casa del Sol is a bit rough, so the going is slow, but it is well worth it. In Xcalak, Leaky Palapa serves a wonderful dinner, and Costa has great fare/drinks too.

The Casa picture must be a few years old, as the surrounding vegetation is more lush and developed now, adding to the tropical ambiance of the area. Sunsets and star gazing are musts from the roof deck. We stocked up on food in Tulum for the week on the way down, and picked up a few extra supplies in Mahahual. Top off your gas when you can. All in all, it was a wonderful trip for everyone (grandparents to the youngest grandchild - age 5). Host/owner did a wonderful job keeping everything maintained, clean, and our trip memorable and entertaining.

  • Submitted: Jan 9, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Oregon
5

Loved Casa del Sol!

  • 5 of 5

Great Casa 12 km north of Xcalak, perfect for getting away from it all. We stayed 3 weeks in the upper unit and enjoyed every minute of it. Great views of both sunrise and sunset, a wonderful beach out front, lagoons to explore out back. Snorkeling on the reef, and fly fishing all around. Unit was well appointed including the kitchen. Kayaks were available to use and made exploring the reef and lagoons easy. We felt safe and welcome the entire time. Enjoyed having Emma around as well. We will be back!

  • Submitted: Dec 7, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Magnificent Stay

  • 5 of 5

We've been going to Casa del Sol for many years. The house is great; comfortable and well appointed. Emma, the house dog is well behaved and a great beach walking companion. Kim, the caretaker is helpful and accommodating.

  • Submitted: Mar 19, 2016
  • Stayed: Mar 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Durango, CO
5

Top Notch

  • 5 of 5

Our third trip to Xcalak and our first time at Casa del Sol. This was by far the best. The reef and snorkeling is superb and the quality and quantity of life is breathtaking. Kim, the caretaker was awesome. He is multi-talented and pointed us toward all sorts of treasures including a secret permit fishing spot. We absolutely loved Emma, the house dog and enjoyed our strolls with her up the endless beach. The house is amazing - everything was tip-top. It's in the best location and the views are spectacular. It was very very hard to leave. Xcalak is a treasure off the beaten path. (We're reluctant to let the secret out!)

  • Submitted: Mar 8, 2016
  • Stayed: Feb 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Favorite Mexico Vacation

  • 5 of 5

Not knowing where to go we continued heading south from Cancun. We stay in Akimal then Mahahual but found more development than our liking so we continued south to the small town of Xcalak. Here we found Casa de sol roughly 10 km north. We where warmly welcomed by Kim the manager and Emma the property dog. Only after a few days we have decide to bring down the family as casa de sol offers what our active outdoor family would love to experience. Looking forward to a return!!

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  • Submitted: Feb 29, 2016
  • Stayed: Feb 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

Othón P. Blanco Villa Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
High Season
Jan 11 2017 - Apr 15 2017
3 night minimum stay
$85
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $15 per night, per additional guest
 
Mid Season #1
Apr 16 2017 - Apr 30 2017
3 night minimum stay
$70
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $15 per night, per additional guest
 
Low Season
May 1 2017 - Nov 14 2017
3 night minimum stay
$60
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $15 per night, per additional guest
 
Mid Season #2
Nov 15 2017 - Dec 14 2017
3 night minimum stay
$65
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $15 per night, per additional guest
 
Christmas/New Years
Dec 15 2017 - Jan 10 2018
5 night minimum stay
$110
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $15 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$85
 

Additional information about rental rates

Rates for the Upper Unit are:

Low Season (May 1 - Nov. 15) $80/Night, 3 Night Minimum.
Mid Season #2 (Nov. 16 - Dec. 18) $95/Night, 3 Night Minimum.
Christmas/New Years (Dec. 19 - Jan. 10) $170/Night, 3 Night Minimum.
High Season (Jan. 11 - April 15) $140/Night, 3 Night Minimum.
Mid Season #1 (April 16 - April 30) $125/Night, 3 Night Minimum.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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World-class Scuba Diving and Fly Fishing. Three local groups PADI, NAUI offering Resort Courses, Open Water Certification. Day trips to Belize, or arrange a 1/2 - full day of Fly Fishing or Sportfishing with guides. Snorkeling trips can be arranged, however snorkeling in front of house is the best you'll find in the area. Take day trips to ancient Mayan Ruins (Muyil, Dzibanche, Kinicha, Kohunlich, Oxtankah), Spanish Fort in Bacalar, Museums, Cave Diving, Cenote Diving/Swimming, or just a shopping day in Chetumal (Qoo-Roo's capital). Once you are back home, head to the rooftop for the best star gazing you can imagine.

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