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1st Floor Beachfront condo.Akumal, .1200 sq.ft

Sleeps5
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Space 1,287 sq. ft.
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 3 - 4 nights

Overview

About the property

Condo, 2 King Beds + 1 Convertible bed, 2 Baths, (Sleeps 4-5)

'Place of the Turtle'

Akumal,QuintanaRoo, Mexico is located about 67 miles south of the Cancun airport, on highway 307, 35 miles south of Playa Del Carmen and approximately 12 miles north of Tulum. Lasirena Complex is located about 2.2 kilometers past the entrance arch in Akumal, at the end of the road by Yalku Lagoon.

When you arrive at Lasirena you will pass through the front office building and see beautifully maintained gardens that surround the inner courtyard and pool. We are located towards the back of the complex,on the ocean, to the left of an open causeway on first floor level.

Not a hotel...... We are Lasirena 4, a beachfront condominium, 1st floor, 2 bedroom, 2 bath, full equipped kitchen,beautifully detailed (casual) with an upscale casual atmosphere, most comfortable for 4 guests.

Lasirena has a master bedroom/kingsize bed and bathroom as well as a guest bedroom/kingsize bed and bath, as well as an adjoined patio area. Both rooms have full closet space (safe included) for storage of personal items.

The space has a nice dining area, full kitchen (equipped)and beautiful living room (ocean view).

Lasirena # 4 is a simple, beautiful, well maintained , quiet place to replenish what the rest of the world may take away from you........ENJOY your stay......'Oh by the way...then there is the covered patio and the Carribean Ocean in the back yard'.

Keywords: 1st floor, 2bedroom, 2bath, condominium, Halfmoon Bay, Akumal, Mexico, Yucatan Penninsula

More Details

Owner
Terry Lee Powell
Member since: 2004
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
November 22, 2017

About Terry Lee Powell

Hello,

I am an employee of Whole Foods and am so glad I was able to find a small place in Paradise. I have been traveling to Mexico since the early '80's and was able to find Akumal about 15 years ago... I was able to purchase the condo in Lasirena complex, on HalfMoon Bay, in Akumal, QuintanaRoo, Mexico. The area gives back what I need to replinish, to keep my sanity in a fast paced, hectic world.

You should visit the area, to replinish what has been taken from you.....Mayan Riviera, a truly beautiful place...

Terry Lee Powell purchased this condo in 2004

Why Terry Lee Powell chose Akumal

Beautiful, quiet, very low key area... Village resort, Area thrives from Tourism, paradise atmosphere and peaceful tranquility...

What makes this condo unique

ground floor, ocean front, 2 bedroom, 2bath, beautiful garden and largest pool in Akumal Just steps to the Carribean, Senior easy access.......

Guestbook comments from the owner

We had a wonderful time at La Sirena #4. It's a beautiful place,

inside and out. We had the beach to ourselves most days, an added

bonus. We cooked all breakfasts and lunches, what a great kitchen!

On-site bike rental was awesome. We went to town daily to see the

turtles and to eat supper. Each night ended with a family movie,

another perk. Nancy kept the place spotless, a much appreciated perk.

I communicated with her using google translate as my Spanish is very

limited. She's a sweetie. We hope to return if some day. Thank you for

opening your place to us. Memories were made. It was a perfect trip.
Mar 2016
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Yal-ku Lagoon
"Absoluteley great for snorkeling, 2 blocks from Lasirena 4. Go early morning for best resul..."
Akumal Bay
"Excellent Beach, restaurants, tourist shops, snorkeling Turtle Bay restaurant, best break..."
Xel-Ha
"Great family adventure"
Half Moon Bay
"Were located here on Half Moon Bay. great snorkeling, no boats no fishing, great view from..."
Yal-ku
Turtle Bay Bakery & Cafe
"Best food, breakfast, Lunch and dinner, great sports Bar, big screen TVS... great family a..."
Tulum Ruins
"17 MINUTES ON 307 TO TULUM ARCHEOLOGICAL MAYAN RUINS, BEAUTIFUL BEACHES"
Nearest Airport
67 Miles
Cancun, Cozumel
Nearest Ferry
35 Miles
Playa Del Carmen, Cozumel
Nearest Golf
3 Miles
Mayacoba Resort, Bahia Principe Resort
Nearest Motorway
2.5 Miles
QuintanaRoo, Mexico State Highway 307
Nearest Point of Interest
YALKU LAGOON
Nearest Point of Interest
FRESH MARKET IN AKUMAL
Nearest Point of Interest
MAYAN RUINS
Car: recommended

Nearby is hiking, walking, (Yalku Lagoon) shelling, restaurants ( Turtle Bay Bakery, Lo Ha, grocery(Super Chomak) Akumal dive shops, Akumal has many things to do and see see if you have transportation, Xel Ha water park is close, Tulum ruins, Playa Del Carmen 35 min North - Cozumel island and many other sights

Amenities

Akumal Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1287 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Beachfront ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • Oceanfront ...
  • Resort ...
  • Rural ...
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower , guest bath, sink, toilet, casual linens
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , masterbath suite, sink, toilet shower, casual linens
  • master suite... shower, sink, toilet, casual linens guest bath...... . shower, sink, toilet, casual linens
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • master - 1 king
    Guest Bedroom - 1 king
  • King size beds (1) Master Bedroom and Bath Suite. .kingsize..memory foam comfort/fine linen Guest Bedroom Suite ... access to full bath ( shower) kingsize..memory foam comfort / fine linen,
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Music Library ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • spelunking
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
WE ARE NOT A FIVE STAR HOTEL, OR SPA RESORT, BUT A SECOND HOME FURNISHED AND COMFORTABLE, AVIAILABLE TO OUR FAMILIES, FRIENDS, AND PERSONAL GUESTS.

Reviews

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1st Floor Beachfront condo.Akumal, .1200 sq.ft
average rating of 5.0 based on 15 reviews
5

Excellent property on beautiful Half Moon Bay

  • 5 of 5

Perfect condo in the perfect place! We absolutely loved this rental and spent a wonderful week here. We have 2 almost adult children, the condo was spacious, clean and had everything we needed. We rented bikes at the front office and used those to get into town for groceries etc. Listing description is accurate, great customer service - Terry is quick to respond and helpful with questions. We would highly recommend this property. We snorkeled in Yal-Ku ( walking distance) and would recommend that - get there early. But the snorkeling in the bay out our back door was excellent. You will want water shoes. Thanks for a wonderful week!

  • Submitted: Apr 8, 2017
  • Stayed: March 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks, We appreciate your kind comments about Lasirena 4. We try very hard to meet guest expectations and try to supply our guests with the comforts they need to have a great stay. Terry Powell / owner
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5

Fabulous, relaxing, and perfect

  • 5 of 5

we absolutely loved the property. the pictures do not do the condo justice and the property is perfect. snorkeling was outside the door, and if that wasn't enough the famous Yalko Lagoon was just 2 blocks away for world class snorkeling. we spent a lot of time on the porch enjoying the sea breeze and watching the goings on of the local birds, lizards other interesting creatures. the only negative for us is being older we should have rented a car since going to diner could be a bit of a walk. we hope to return, 5 days was not enough. the owner Terri was great with calling me personally and making sure all our needs were met and our questions answered. would recommend in a heartbeat.

  • Submitted: Mar 30, 2017
  • Stayed: March 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great Stay!

  • 5 of 5

The condo was in a perfect location on half moon bay and a couple blocks from the lagoon. We did snorkel at the lagoon, but we liked the snorkeling right out in front of the condo. Bring booties, the rocks can be sharp out there. The condo itself was perfect. We brought our children who are 15 and 20. Big, spacious, everything we needed was there. The complex manager was the sweet,est guy and helped with anything you need. The cleaning staff was awesome. We rented bikes right there from the condo complex and rode back and forth to the Akumal bay for daily adventures. The restaurants up and down that road were spectacular, friendly and with the very best ocean views. Akumal is our favorite place to be and this condo was an added bonus to our stay. We will definitely stay here again. Thank you so much Terry!!!

  • Submitted: Jan 1, 2017
  • Stayed: December 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Sweet Place, Nice Base for Riviera Maya Fun

  • 5 of 5

We really enjoyed La Sirena #4. We are at the time of the stay a couple with a 14-year old daughter. The description and pictures are very accurate and give a great idea of the condo layout and features. Everything worked well--Canadian satellite TV, air conditioning and blender most importantly. We spent more time in the pool than expected, as it was really pleasant there. We also snorkeled off the beach and around the corner at Yal-Ku Lagoon. We loved La Buena Vida restaurant on the other side of Half Moon Bay, which had a menu very friendly for our vegan girl. An appropriate request of the mariachi is Ring of Fire by Johnny Cash. The best beer we found was Mondo Maya (from Playa) served in one liter bottles at La Buena Vida. We also enjoyed a meal at Lol-Ha.

Our tips include bring surf shoes. Grab some groceries on the way (we stopped at WalMart in Playa. Very cheap bakery there). The air conditioning is solid and the place tight and it keeps the house cool for hours after you turn it off. For take-home good tequila your options are Viva Zapata in Tulum or a couple of places on 5th Avenue in Playa. The unit came with a 5-gallon drinking water bottle. Staff would have replaced it with a new one had we needed replenishment.

We loved La Buena Vida restaurant on the other side of Half Moon Bay, which had a menu very friendly for our vegan girl. An appropriate request of the mariachi is Ring of Fire by Johnny Cash. The best beer we found was Mondo Maya (from Playa) served in one liter bottles at La Buena Vida. We also enjoyed a meal at Lol-Ha.

La Sirena has around 12 or so condos in the three story building on the beach and four standalone homes around the pool gardens. 2 sets of 3 steps up. The whole place was less than half occupied in mid-summer, and we often had the beach alone. Security Alfredo oversees the complex during the day and police stay near the condo entrance at the junction to Yal-Ku Lagoon during the evenings. The housekeeper tailored cleaning to our schedule and requests (for example, towels, trash and recycling, or one day with a more thorough clean). The condo was very clean on arrival. Wi-fi was outstanding. We caught an arm of Hurricane Earl (landfall in Belize) on our last night. A crew came by and cleared anything that could be windblown from outside and furniture from the sunken living room. Power dropped twice briefly, which was better than we expected at the level of storm.

Terry is a thoughtful, communicative host.

  • Submitted: Aug 8, 2016
  • Stayed: July 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Paradise. Great location, amazing views.

  • 5 of 5

The apartment has a great location close to Yal ku lagoon, walking distance to cozy restaurants. Not for typical tourism, no clubs, no noise, no crowds. Kitchen is perfectly equipped, overall the apartment is very clean, charming and it has wonderful views. If you want to relax and be with nature (turtles, stingrays, all sorts of fish and iguanas) this is the paradise.

The beach is amazing though you have to be careful with hedgehogs, be sure wearing water shoes, great place for snorkeling.

  • Submitted: Jun 5, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Discovered Paradise!

  • 5 of 5

What a wonderful stay we had in Akumal at the condo. Everything a vacationer could want. Full amenities, kitchen, and beach. We were content to stay on the patio, converse, read, and enjoy the waves and beach. We discovered Paradise and can not wait to return. I recommend Terry and Randy's place to all. We will be back!

  • Submitted: Feb 3, 2014
  • Stayed: January 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks so much for the great review. If guests can get half as much as I do from Lasirena 4, thenm we have done our part... Do yourself a favor, come back soon... Terry
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Additional information about rental rates

Departure, Maintenance $125
Tax Rate 19.0%

LASIRENA 4, LASIRENA COMPLEX IS NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY TYPE OF ACCIDENTS.
Guests are responsible for their selves and we'll being. Signature of guest renting Lasirena 4 is responsible for all guests staying at the condo.
Lasirena 4, Lasirena complex is not responsible for any damages to personal property of any guest and not responsible for any theft or loss .

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Canceled bookings will not receive a refund