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Penthouse 1 bdrm Studio - Private Rooftop - Between 5th and the Beach

Sleeps2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Half Baths1
Space sq. ft.
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

Condo, Studio, 1.5 Baths, (Sleeps 2)

*Please note that there is currently construction of another building on the adjacent property which can be noisy during work hours.

This is the only penthouse studio in Haab and therefore the only studio in Haab with a rooftop terrace. No one else in the building has access to the terrace. It's for you and only you!

With an ideal location between the beach and Fifth Avenue, this open-concept studio is perfect for a couple looking for an airy space with clean, contemporary lines.

AC & ceiling fans, marble floors throughout, a full marble bathroom, and a fully equipped kitchen with granite counters and stainless appliances. There is also a washing machine & dryer, and an iron & ironing board in the unit.

With the convenient elevator you can enjoy the benefits of being on the top floor (4th floor) and not have to use the stairs while carrying your luggage or groceries.

You don't need a car but if you do rent one, I have a designated parking spot in the secure, underground parking.

Haab is small and quiet condo complex with only 24 units, located between 5th Avenue and the beach in the north end between calle 38 & 40. So, if you're familiar with Playa, you know it's only a few minutes stroll to the best beaches in town.

You're literally around the corner from 38th Street which is the nicest street in all of Playa with popular restaurants such as Piola and Cueva del Chango. Situated at the north end of Little Italy, you're just a few minutes walk from Chez Celine, Muelle, Almirante Pech, El Diez, That's Amore, Il Barretto, etc. The location puts you close to 5th Avenue but without the noise, so you'll be assured of quiet, peaceful sleep.

Playa is perfect for lazing on white beaches & swimming in a warm sea, shopping & dining on 5th Avenue, or staying out until the wee hours & enjoying the night spots, all while meeting an eclectic mix of people from around the world. Of course, the area has lots more to offer; you can visit Mayan ruins, explore a cenote, scuba dive or golf and much more depending on just how active you want your holiday to be.

It's hard not to be charmed by Playa's vibe!

*Prices in US dollars

More Details

Owner
Owner
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
January 5, 2017

About The Owner

After many vacations in Playa, we finally bought our own place and couldn't be happier!

The Owner purchased this condo in 2009

Amenities

Zazil-ha Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 4
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy 2
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets not allowed
  • not suitable for children ...
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Near The Ocean ...
  • Ocean View ...
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Elevator
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
Entertainment:
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Hot Tub ...

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(36 traveler reviews)

Penthouse 1 bdrm Studio - Private Rooftop - Between 5th and the Beach
average rating of 4.861111 based on 36 reviews
4

Great Property that is currently hampered by nearby construction

  • 4 of 5

We stayed here for nearly a week and loved the property and location. That said, there's currently construction of a high rise immediately behind the property, so the private rooftop was essentially unusable during daytime due to the loud construction and workers having direct line of sight down onto the rooftop. Additionally, the Hot Tub wasn't clean nor were there instructions on how to set it up. Otherwise we loved the condo. A/C was plenty able to keep the unit cool, and Piola on the corner was a great restaurant/bar to have. If you're looking for a place to stay in Playa that's a bit north of the major tourist areas closer to 12st street, look no further than this option!

  • Submitted: Nov 28, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

A hidden gem private yet close to everything you need to relax in Playa

  • 5 of 5

I have stayed in Playa numerous times and this location is my favorite spot. It close to 5th avenue the restaurants and shops and only a couple blocks from the beach. The rooftop patio is perfect for practicing yoga or relaxing in the plunge pool during the day or star gazing at night. It is in a quiet location with excellent amenities. Thank you.

  • Submitted: Mar 30, 2015
  • Stayed: Feb 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Weston, Mass
5

Perfect Getaway

  • 5 of 5

Chris's condo was the perfect escape from snowy Boston. The location is perfect, walking to everywhere and in a great area. Peace and quiet and very relaxing , especially on the beautiful roof top private deck with a wonderful ocean view. The office manager was there for us and everything we needed was there. Having a washer and dryer was a true plus. TV is very limited, but we were out most of the time and not in to watch tv. Also 2 low beach chairs were easy to carry to our favorite spot at Coco Beach.

Wifi worked well and we had Mexico phone service which waorked the best on the deck. Perfect vacation and wanted to stay longer then 2 weeks!

  • Submitted: Mar 5, 2015
  • Stayed: Feb 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Clarksburg, Maryland
5

Perfect!

  • 5 of 5

Our accomodations were better than anticipated. The studio was amazing and it was quiet during our whole stay. I love that it was located at the end of 5th ave away from all the noise and hustle and bustle, but close enough to everything. Close to the beach and places to eat and drink. Really enjoyed our stay and hope to return!

  • Submitted: Jan 27, 2015
  • Stayed: Jan 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Still excellent!

  • 5 of 5

This is our second stay in this unit, and it's just as great as ever! It's very well equipped, with everything you could need in the kitchen, and having a second bathroom, washer and dryer, and jacuzzi upstairs is awesome. The view from the roof is amazing, and it's nice to have this private area to hang out in. It's surprisingly quiet, with not much street noise at all, and it seems to be geared towards adults, which we really appreciate. The property management company Chris uses is very accommodating as well. We can never seem to manage to make a pay phone call in Mexico successfully, so we had to contact them via email, and we were met at the restaurant on the corner to check in, with no problems. We find the location ideal; off the main drag a bit, but close enough to able to be where you want to be in a matter of minutes. We would love to stay here again!

  • Submitted: Dec 15, 2014
  • Stayed: Nov 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

1st stay in Playa

  • 5 of 5

My fiancé and I stayed at this condo last week and had a very pleasant experience. I always worry with sites such as VRBO, but everything was just as it is pictured! This is definitely a great way to experience the area much more than if you were to stay at an all-inclusive. The location of the condo is perfect- we tried so many of the delicious restaurants that were only a few minutes walk from our door. Additionally, we used shuttle and tour services to go on adventures to Tulum, Akumal, Cozumel, Cancun and many other beautiful places. We felt completely safe and were able to get around very easily without a car. We also spent a few days and evenings just hanging out on our private rooftop or going to the beach using the beach chairs provided for us. Overall, a great experience if you are OK with cooking and cleaning up a bit on your own. It's also a huge benefit to know a little Spanish in this area. We would certainly recommend this place! Thanks!

  • Submitted: Dec 14, 2014
  • Stayed: Dec 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

Zazil-ha Condo Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Winter
Jan 15 2017 - Apr 16 2017
3 night minimum stay
$150
 
 
Spring
Apr 17 2017 - Jun 30 2017
3 night minimum stay
$115
 
 
Summer
Jul 1 2017 - Aug 31 2017
3 night minimum stay
$125
 
 
Fall
Sep 1 2017 - Dec 22 2017
3 night minimum stay
$115
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$115
 

Additional information about rental rates

maximum double occupancy
no pets

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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