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Casa Bonita - Beautiful home on Tulum Beach.

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms2
Space 1,000 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 1 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Bright and spacious home on the sea with privacy, steps from amenities.

Casa Bonita is perfect for a romantic getaway or family holiday.

Our 1000 square ft home is well designed to capture the beauty of the beach while providing privacy and your own space. Nestled into palm trees on the soft white sand beach, Bonita has large glass doors that open to the turquoise Caribbean. A shade palapa and loungers are on the quiet and pristine beach in front so you can relax and enjoy the sea.

The open concept living space fully opens up to create a seamless connection with the outdoors. There is a sitting area with cushions on the veranda and an outdoor shower amidst the greenery. Artistic elements and organic details give the house a unique Tulum beach feel.

The entire top floor is a master suite with a beautiful palapa roof, king size bed and a balcony facing the sea. The bedroom captures the sea breezes and stays comfortable even in the heat. There is an ensuite bathroom and custom shower. The room is bright and spacious.

There is a semi-private sleeping area on the main floor with two single beds and a place to put your things. This is a great area for family members or friends to stay.

Restaurants, yoga classes, spas, and boutiques are within a few minutes walk and sea kayaks and boogie boards are available for you to use. Tulum is safe so you can enjoy walking the beach anytime, including under the light of the moon.

Daily housekeeping and groundskeeping are provided (except Sunday). Chef, yoga, and childcare services available at the house.

Our minimum booking is 4 nights but if the calendar is open for a smaller window we are happy to have you stay.

Casa Bonita is designed for privacy but shares a large property with other homes: Casa De Las Palmas VRBO 220555, Casa Mandala VRBO 224939 and Casa Gaia. Book each home separately or book multiple homes as a group to be neighbours with family and friends.

Our property includes night security and an onsite manager to look after you during your stay.

Casa Bonita is part of a collection of boutique homes is called Mahayana Tulum Beach Homes.

We look forward to sharing this piece of paradise.

More Details

Property Manager
Snow Colbeck
Member since: 2009
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
April 25, 2017

About Snow Colbeck

My name is Snow and I manage the reservations for Casa Bonita. I have been coming to this property for over 12 years. As a family we have walked this beach and played in the waves for many years. My own children (now 8 & 11) have enjoyed the warm water and soft sand since they were babies. I love the stunning beach and the simplicity of Tulum. It is one of the most beautiful beaches in the world. When I am not on the beach I live in BC, Canada with my family enjoying the outdoors.

Snow Colbeck purchased this house in 2002

Why Snow Colbeck chose Quintana Roo

I love the location of this property. It is safe, friendly, close to restaurants, and on a mellow part of the beach. The sand of Tulum is soft and white and the sea is warm and great for boogie boarding, body surfing, kayaking, and kiteboarding when its windy. On calm days it is an amazing natural pool for swimming and snorkelling.

What makes this house unique

Casa Bonita is a well-designed intimate home great for couples or a small family. Bright, sunny and private, the house is alive with warmth, light and colour. Located right on the beach with foliage for privacy Casita Bonita has the perfect location. When the glass doors are opened, you are connected to the beach in a magical way. Up the stairs in the stunning, private, romantic bedroom the rest of the world drops away. Your own house in paradise.

Amenities

Tulum House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 1000 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Beachfront
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Towels Provided
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Catering Available
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • King size beds (1), Child Beds (1), Crib (1) Second sleeping area with 1 queen bed or 2 singles - your choice
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Stereo
  • Toys ...
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
Onsite Services:
  • Massage
  • Private Chef
Attractions:
  • health/beauty spa
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • theme parks
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • kayaking
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • spelunking
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Outdoor shower, night security, onsite manager

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(20 traveler reviews)

Casa Bonita - Beautiful home on Tulum Beach.
average rating of 4.85 based on 20 reviews
5

Amazng view, and even more amazing staff!

  • 5 of 5

We stayed for 5 days, and wish we could have stayed longer a this beautiful casa! To say it was magical doesn't even cover it. We were warmly welcomed from Chabely, Snow, and Guy. Everything you could need is in the home. We cooked, and relaxed and enjoyed a wonderful view right from the kitchen! It was even better than the photos. The bed was so comfortable, and very soft sheets. We have stayed in many hotels in Tulum and will definitely only stay here from here on out! Thank you to the wonderful staff for everything during our stay. We look forward to coming back again.

Malia and Brian

  • Submitted: Mar 23, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: It was a pleasure to host you at Casa Bonita! So glad you enjoyed your stay. We take pride in caring for our guests and are grateful you chose to stay with us. We look forward to your next visit!
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Richmond, Virginia USA
5

Beautiful House on the Beach

  • 5 of 5

Perfect house for our group of 4 woman. We were in Tulum celebrating a 50th birthday and loved having a house which offered more space than your typical hotel room. The view is breathtaking both upstairs and downstairs. Guy and Chabely were incredible hosts, made us feel like part of the family. We hired chef Irma twice to cook for us which was a lovely experience, came right off the beach to a delicious meal waiting for us. We had massages on the upstairs patio....such a relaxing trip.

  • Submitted: Mar 12, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Los Angeles
5

The Best Place to Stay in Tulum

  • 5 of 5

We rented all of Guy's villas for our wedding in Tulum and it was the best decision ever! It allowed all of our guests to be together for the entire weekend and gave us access to the best stretch of beach and the best restaurants in Tulum. The villas are perfectly located and Guy and Snow could not be more responsive and more helpful in answering questions and getting you acclimated. The beach in front of the villas has an amazing set up with beds and lounge chairs and the views from the bedroom of Casa Bonita are incredible. The house itself is beyond beautiful and has everything you could ever want during your stay. Honestly we could not recommend Guy's properties any more highly as the best place to stay in all of Tulum. Thank you for everything!

  • Submitted: Oct 20, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for staying with us! Happy you enjoyed our premium location on the beach. We look forward to your next visit to the beach.
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5

Amazing!

  • 5 of 5

Our stay there was amazing! I wish I could have stayed forever! WE spent a little under a week, It was my husband and I and our small children! They had such a blast! I loved that the garden is the beach! They could play on the sand all the time!

The house is impecable, well maintained and had everything we needed! Everyone was very helpful!

Congratulations on such an amazing home! I hope to be back soon!

  • Submitted: Aug 1, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for staying with us! We truly enjoy having families. The beach is the perfect playground. We look forward to your return.
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5

Beautiful

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I stayed at Casita Bonita for 6 nights with our two young children (7 and 3). We had started our vacation with two nights in a hotel down the beach, but as soon as we walked into Casita Bonita the holiday became really wonderful. The house is intimate but with plenty space for us all. The kids slept in the twin beds downstairs and except for the first night, they slept really well.

The house is soothing, artistic and the location is incredible. We hired a car for the duration of the trip and can't imagine not having that flexibility to be able to visit the cenotes, lagoons, ruins etc.

The staff are very friendly. We hired Chef Irma one day (a must!) and then spent the next day eating all the leftovers. Next time, we will hire her the day after we arrive so we have all the breakfast/lunch/ dinner food taken care of.

Things that would make the house perfect: shampoo and body wash in both of the showers and all four burners on the cooktop working properly.

We loved every minute of it. Thank you Guy for your hospitality! It is a magical place. See you next time.

  • Submitted: Jul 23, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for staying with us. We are happy you enjoyed the relaxed vibe of Bonita and Irma's chef services. We fixed the burner on the stove. Please let us know if there is anything you need during your stay and we are happy to help. We look forward to your return!
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4

Piece of paradise

  • 4 of 5

We loved Casa Bonita, and the laid back, beach-front air that went with it. Guy is a lovely host, attentive to desires but encouraging of a most relaxing time, recommending staying near the house and giving great recommendations for the few excursions we ventured on because Casa Bonita was perfect for everyone. Chef Irma's meal was fantastic, and we recreated versions of it throughout our stay. Bernardo and the housecleaning staff were wonderful as well.

My only reason for the 4 instead of 5 stars is that the kitchen was poorly stocked with equipment for the price. I thoroughly enjoyed preparing meals in the ocean breeze but expected better knives, more dishes, four eyes on the stove to work and for the equipment to be of slightly higher quality. When we arrived, one outlet didn't work but it was fixed the next day.

Also, the last night and next day, the wifi didn't work, but this was ok by us. Don't go here if you cannot fully unplug. Do go here to melt into relaxation, an owl's soft hoot and a gentle gulf breeze.

  • Submitted: Apr 26, 2016
  • Stayed: Apr 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are glad you enjoyed your stay at Casita Bonita. Please let us know if there is anything you need during your stay - we have lots of extra items stored onsite and are happy to provide you with whatever you need to fully enjoy the space. The wifi is reliable on the beach. If it is not working, let us know and we will be sure it is up and going asap. Sometimes we just need to reset the router. Thank you for staying with us, we hope you visit us again soon!
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Car: not necessary

Casita Bonita sits right on the turquoise waters and soft white sandy beaches of Tulum. The water is warm and clear. Boogie boards + sea kayaks are at the house for you to use.

Great restaurants are within 5 mins walking - La Zebra, Sanara, Casa Banana, Hartwood, Arca and more.....

Your private house on Tulum's stunning beach.

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Rates & Availability

Tulum House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
High Season 2017
Jan 4 2017 - May 6 2017
1 night minimum stay
$660
$4,400
 
 
Turtle/Easy Going 2017
May 7 2017 - Jun 30 2017
4 night minimum stay
$450
$3,000
 
 
Turtle/Summer 2017
Jul 1 2017 - Aug 31 2017
4 night minimum stay
$560
$3,800
 
 
Turtle/Low Season 2017
Sep 1 2017 - Oct 31 2017
4 night minimum stay
$400
$2,700
 
 
Almost High Season
Nov 1 2017 - Nov 17 2017
4 night minimum stay
$500
$3,500
 
 
US Thanksgiving
Nov 18 2017 - Nov 24 2017
7 night minimum stay
$4,400
 
 
Almost High Season 2
Nov 25 2017 - Dec 19 2017
4 night minimum stay
$500
$3,500
 
 
Christmas Week
Dec 20 2017 - Dec 26 2017
7 night minimum stay
$9,000
 
 
New Year's Week
Dec 27 2017 - Jan 2 2018
7 night minimum stay
$9,000
 
 
High Season
Jan 3 2018 - May 4 2018
4 night minimum stay
$660
$4,400
 
 
My Standard Rate
4 night minimum stay
$660
$4,400
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $300
Property Damage Protection $59
Tax Rate 16.0%

To secure a reservation we require a 50% deposit + tax via Paypal.

Cancellation Policy: We hold your dates especially for you. Your deposit is non-refundable unless we are able to rebook. If we are able to rebook we will refund half your deposit, 25% of the booking rate. Please let us know as soon as possible if you need to cancel so we can do our best to rebook.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • Canceled bookings will not receive a refund
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