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Ocean Front Condo on Akumal Beach

Sleeps3
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type condo

Overview

About the property

1 bedroom, 1 full bathroom, sleeps 3

Hacienda de la Tortuga Condos overlook the turquoise waters of the Mexican Caribbean on Half Moon Bay in Akumal. The condo's choice location on the most beautiful white sand beach in Akumal has made Hacienda de la Tortuga a favorite for visitors from around the world.

Hacienda de la Tortuga has maintained a reputation for personalized service for over a decade. With only 10 suites in the building, the staff has time to make your vacation special. The experienced staff can recommend local attractions near Akumal and help with travel arrangements.

The spacious one bedroom suite has a fully equipped kitchen and everything you need. Our beachfront condo has a Mexican style decor with original paintings. The suite has a private terrace with a spectacular ocean view. Daily maid service, WiFi, and other services set Hacienda de la Tortuga apart as the best choice for vacationers seeking a hassle free private space on the beach.

Layout :

1 bedroom, 1 bathroom, living area, dining area, kitchen and balcony.

The condo is spacious and overlooks the beach. Master bedroom with king size bed, balcony overlooking the beach, one bathroom, the condo is equipped with CD player, DVD/VCR (to watch videos – no cable), air-conditioning in bedroom, linens included, wonderful beach view, fully equipped kitchen with full size appliances, coffee maker, toaster and microwave. Extras: Daily maid service, free purified water provided, hammock, beach chairs and towels, swimming pool and restaurant on site. (Free WIFI in the condo)

Hacienda De La Tortuga / Akumal:

The Riviera Maya is without doubt the most important tourist destination in Mexico: its diversity of attractions, the mysticism of the Maya culture, beaches and jungles as well as the exceptional quality of its services have made it a favorite for world travelers. The Riviera Maya is synonymous with paradise, and that's where we invite you to discover its best kept secret: Akumal. (Ocean Magazine).

Akumal, Place of Turtles in Mayan, is located in the heart of the Riviera Maya, just 37 km south of Playa del Carmen and 27 km north of Tulum.

Things to do:

Akumal is a water-lovers' paradise on the beach in front of the longest barrier reef in the Western Hemisphere. Akumal itself is a small but thriving beach community situated on 2 beautiful bays - our condo is on the Half Moon bay which is picturesque, quiet and romantic. You can spend a whole vacation right on Half Moon bay without leaving the area, with a beautiful beach and wonderful little restaurants in walking distance. Akumal has its own small supermarkets, boutiques and several dive shops, one of them just a short walk from Hacienda de la Tortuga, and water sports facilities. Right in the area of Akumal is great snorkeling, scuba diving and deep-sea fishing.

The condo is in walking distance of Yalku Lagoon which is a natural lagoon formation with crystal clear water -- a unique swimming and snorkeling experience. Several world famous Riviera Maya attractions are close by including the Xel Ha (15 minutes ) and Xcaret adventure parks, the towns of Playa del Carmen (1/2 hr), Tulum and Puerto Aventuras (20 min) and of course the renowned Maya archeological sites of Tulum (20 min), Coba (1 hour) and Chichen Itza (2 hrs)- plus many more Maya attractions are close by.

Akumal in the Mayan language means ‘The Place of the Turtles” - sea turtles can be seen year round and their nesting season starts in May, during the months of July and August you can observe turtles nesting and baby turtles hatching. Nightly 'turtle walks' are available and can be arranged with the Akumal Ecological Center.

Akumal has several shops for water-sports including open water diving, cenote/cavern diving (for which the area is world famous), snorkeling/catamaran trips, fishing and more. They all rent equipment and all have certified guides.

Bicycles and golf carts are available for rental. Yoga classes and Spa services are available in the main beach area (1/2 mile from Hacienda de la Tortuga).

Extras:

For special occasions (such as your honeymoon) we do offer a package that includes chilled Champagne (Prosecco), Flowers and fresh fruit in your suite ready upon your arrival. (Surcharge is 600 pesos (which approx $50) – please email to order).

How to get around:

Akumal is a small relaxed beach community, a car is nice to go out to our many nearby activities but not necessary if you just want to kick back and explore Akumal. In that case there are bikes for rent (approx $5 per day) or golf carts (about $40 per day).

How to get there:

Guests should fly in to Cancun International Airport which is approx. 1 hour and 15 minutes from Akumal by modern highway. The most popular methods of reaching Akumal are rental car, private airport shuttle or taxi. Public Bus transport is also available.

We are happy to arrange a private shuttle for our guests, please email :from the form for reservations ($90 one way / $180 round trip) Your driver will meet you outside of the Cancun International arrivals hall with a sign with your name.

More Details

Property Manager
Cherri
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english, spanish
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
March 22, 2017

Amenities

Tulum Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 3
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 900 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy 3
  • pets not allowed
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Beach View
  • Beachfront
  • Near The Ocean
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront
  • Village
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning
  • Bottled Water
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 3
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , 1 sleep sofa /futon
  • Master bedroom with king size bed with memory foam topper, A/C in bedroom only, Satellite TV & DVD player.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Beach Umbrellas
  • Bicycles ...
  • Boat ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Porch Furniture
  • Tennis ...
  • Terrace
  • 1 bicycles
  • 3 garden chairs
  • 3 beach chairs
Suitability:
  • unsuitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Outdoor Pool
Onsite Services:
  • Daily Maid Service
  • Staff
Attractions:
  • bay/sound
  • caves
  • reefs
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • paddle boating
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Free WI FI, Satellite TV, free purified water service. Office on site.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(21 traveler reviews)

Ocean Front Condo on Akumal Beach
average rating of 4.857143 based on 21 reviews
Colorado Springs,Colorado: USA
4

Paradise Found!

  • 4 of 5

Quiet, clean condo with a fantastic view. Condo complex well taken care of with a great view. Akumul was laid back and quaint. We had a nice relaxing time!

  • Submitted: Mar 5, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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4

Very nice

  • 4 of 5

A little dated but very well kept up, every thing provided, as shown, good service, no problems 😊

  • Submitted: Feb 10, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Perfect

  • 5 of 5

Made easy

Just what we were looking for

  • Submitted: Jan 31, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

A Perfect Slice of Heaven!!

  • 5 of 5

What a wonderful two week stay we had at the Hacienda de la Tortuga in Akumal! It didn't take us very long to get a lay of the land. I would definitely recommend that if you stay here, do allow your transportation driver to stop at a grocery store on the way! We set up our transportation in advance and it was very slick. We got off the plane, met the representative and we were on our way. It was about an hour's ride down to Akumal. However, because we arrived later in the day, and it was dark, we just thought we would go to our hotel and then get something to eat. Well, when you do not know where everything is, it was difficult to not have any food in our condo and not know where to go for a restaurant that was open. So definitely stop at the grocery store and load up on groceries. Unit number eight has everything we could possibly want. it is comfortable, the kitchen was great, they even had put in coffee grounds, two beers, two waters in the fridge!! all the kitchen amenities are in there! There's a coffee maker, toaster, toaster oven, a blender and a gas stove. I will tell you that our

unit was two floors above the La Lunita restaurant. They open at 1 p.m. and they only serve lunch and dinner. Definitely excellent food! At times the crowd was a little rowdy at night, but everything seemed to calm down by 10 p.m.! And if we were too tired to stay up, we just shut the door to the balcony and turned on our air conditioner. We didn't hear a thing.

We had also brought our own snorkel gear. You're able to snorkel right out the door and also in the nearby Lagoon. So if you have your own equipment, bring it!

Our favorite thing was to make coffee in the morning and sit on the balcony and enjoy the sunrise! It was surreal! Also, the Stars looked so amazing and we hit our vacation with a full moon for the first few days!

The beach towels were provided and the lounge chairs on the beach were nice! Sitting under a Palapa and reading was great! They could use more lounge chairs however.

You should also know that the onsite manager, Roberto Rivas, is always available to help you in any way! He was amazing!

Thank You Cherri for sharing your condo with us! We will return! Adios!!!

  • Submitted: Jan 25, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

So nice, we've stayed here twice.

  • 5 of 5

We love this spot. It's a cool, quiet sleep, waking up to coffee with Mexico's beautiful sunrises. The staff is great, and the beach is lovely. Akumal is getting really crowded now, but this area is still quite mellow.

  • Submitted: Jan 6, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: So glad you enjoyed your stay (again! :-) Leitha. We hope to see you again soon. You are most welcome any time!
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5

Great location, very bohemian feel about it, you can hear the waves lapping on the shore.

  • 5 of 5

Loved this place, we only had 3 nights but wish we could have stayed longer. Location is amazing, right on beach, 5 minutes walk to Yal Kul lagoon for amazing snorkelling, 15 minutes walk to Akumal main town and beach where I swam with turtles. Eat lunch at the bakery in Akumal and evenings the Bueno vista bar on the beach is 5 minutes walk and great fun. Highly recommend this condo for a chilled stay. Staff all very helpful too.

  • Submitted: Nov 19, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
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Map

Nearest Airport
60 Miles
Cancun International
Nearest Barpub
1 Metres
La Lunita
Nearest Ferry
30 Miles
Playa Del Carmen
Nearest Golf
16 Miles
Puerto Aventuras
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
#307
Nearest Restaurant
1 Metres
La Lunita
Nearest Beach
1 Metres
Half Moon Bay
Car: recommended

Hacienda De La Tortuga:

The condo is part of a condo-suite hotel called Hacienda de la Tortuga – a 10 condo hotel in North Akumal on Half Moon Bay. The office is located on the main road in Akumal and the condo is directly behind that on the beach. When you arrive at Hacienda de la Tortuga you will find plenty of free parking on both sides of the road.

Hacienda de la Tortuga Hotel overlooks the turquoise waters of the Mexican Caribbean on Half Moon Bay in Akumal. The hotel's choice location on the most beautiful white sand beach in Akumal has made Hacienda de la Tortuga Hotel a favorite for visitors from around the world.

Hacienda de la Tortuga Hotel has maintained a reputation for personalized service for over a decade. With only 10 suites in the hotel, the staff has time to make your vacation special. The experienced hotel staff can recommend local attractions near Akumal and help with travel arrangements.

The spacious one bedroom suite has a fully equipped kitchen and everything you need to make yourself at home on your vacation. The hotel suite is similar to a beach front condominium, and has a modern Mexican style decor with original paintings. The condo has a private terrace with a spectacular ocean view. Daily maid service, WiFi, and other hotel services set Hacienda de la Tortuga Hotel apart as the best choice for vacationers seeking a hassle free private space on the beach.

Hacienda De La Tortuga / Akumal.

The Riviera Maya is without doubt the most important tourist destination in Mexico: its diversity of attractions, the mysticism of the Maya culture, beaches and jungles as well as the exceptional quality of its services have made it a favorite for world travelers. The Riviera Maya is synonymous with paradise, and that's where we invite you to discover its best kept secret: Akumal. (Ocean Magazine)

Akumal, Place of Turtles in Mayan, is located in the heart of the Riviera Maya, just 37 km south of Playa del Carmen and 27 km north of Tulum.

Things to do:

Akumal is a water-lovers' paradise on the beach in front of the longest barrier reef in the Western Hemisphere. Akumal itself is a small but thriving beach community situated on 2 beautiful bays - our condo is on the Half Moon bay which is picturesque, quiet and romantic. You can spend a whole vacation right on Half Moon bay without leaving the area, with a beautiful beach and wonderful little restaurants in walking distance. Akumal has its own small supermarkets, boutiques and several dive shops, one of them just a short walk from Hacienda de la Tortuga, and water sports facilities. Right in the area of Akumal is great snorkeling, scuba diving and deep-sea fishing.

The condo is in walking distance of Yalku Lagoon which is a natural lagoon formation with crystal clear water -- a unique swimming and snorkeling experience. Several world famous Riviera Maya attractions are close by including the Xel Ha (15 minutes) and Xcaret adventure parks, the towns of Playa del Carmen (1/2 hr), Tulum and Puerto Aventuras (20 min) and of course the renowned Maya archeological sites of Tulum (20 min), Coba (1 hour) and Chichen Itza (2 hrs)- plus many more Maya attractions are close by.

Akumal in the Mayan language means ‘The Place of the Turtles” - sea turtles can be seen year round and their nesting season starts in May, during the months of July and August you can observe turtles nesting and baby turtles hatching. Nightly 'turtle walks' are available and can be arranged with the Akumal Ecological Center.

Akumal has several shops for water-sports including open water diving, cenote/cavern diving (for which the area is world famous), snorkeling/catamaran trips, fishing and more. They all rent equipment and all have certified guides.

Bicycles and golf carts are available for rental. Yoga classes and Spa services are available in the main beach area (1/2 mile from Hacienda de la Tortuga)

How to get around:

Akumal is a small relaxed beach community, a car is nice to go out to our many nearby activities but not necessary if you just want to kick back and explore Akumal. In that case there are bikes for rent (approx $5 per day) or golf carts (about $40 per day).

How to get there:

Guests should fly in to Cancun International Airport which is approx. 1 hour and 15 minutes from Akumal by modern highway. The most popular methods of reaching Akumal are rental car, private airport shuttle or taxi. Public Bus transport is also available.

We are happy to arrange a private shuttle for our guests, please email us for reservations ($95 one way / $190 round trip). Your driver will meet you outside of the Cancun International arrivals hall with a sign with your name.

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Rates & Availability

Tulum Condo Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
High Season 2017
Jan 15 2017 - Apr 30 2017
1 night minimum stay
$150
 
 
Value Season
May 1 2017 - Nov 17 2017
1 night minimum stay
$110
 
 
Thanksgiving 2017
Nov 18 2017 - Nov 26 2017
1 night minimum stay
$150
 
 
Pre Holiday Special
Nov 27 2017 - Dec 18 2017
1 night minimum stay
$110
 
 
Holiday Season
Dec 19 2017 - Jan 3 2018
1 night minimum stay
$225
 
 
High Season 2018
Jan 4 2018 - Apr 30 2018
1 night minimum stay
$155
 
 
Value Season 2018
May 1 2018 - Nov 16 2018
1 night minimum stay
$115
 
 
Thanksgiving 2018
Nov 17 2018 - Nov 25 2018
1 night minimum stay
$155
 
 
Pre Holiday Special 2018
Nov 26 2018 - Dec 18 2018
1 night minimum stay
$120
 
 
Holiday Season 2018
Dec 19 2018 - Jan 5 2019
1 night minimum stay
$230
 
 
My Standard Rate
1 night minimum stay
$150
 

Additional information about rental rates

extra guest over 2 $25 + Tax
Tax Rate 19.0%

19% tax will be added to the nightly rate.


Cancellation Terms:

Cancellation 45 days or more before arrival – forfeit 1 night payment and balance will be returned to you.

Cancellation 44 days – 30 days before arrival - forfeit 2 nights payment and balance will be returned to you.

Cancellation 29 days or less before arrival day – no refund.

There is no refund for late arrival or early departure.

Occupancy Terms:

The condo is booked for 2 guests unless otherwise agreed upon +1 additional guest allowed / @ $20 per night surcharge

You are confirmed for the agreed upon number of persons in the booking – additional guests will result in surcharges.

Check In / Check Out Times

Check in time : 2 pm

Check out time : 11 am

Manager's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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