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Cancun Private Home, Rooftop Pool & great downtown location

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Half Baths1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 6 nights

Overview

About the property

Rooftop pool, upscale 3 bedroom private home in downtown Cancun. Great location!

The favorite area of the house is our terrace with an incredible rooftop pool which are totally private. Spacious air conditioned living room and dining room area. Fully equipped kitchen with ceiling fan, refrigerator, stove, oven, microwave, toaster oven, blender and coffee maker. Laundry room with washer and dryer. HD smart led TV and Wi-Fi available.

The master bedroom is downstairs with a queen bed, A/C and ceiling fan, closet, 2 sinks and private bathroom. The two upstairs bedrooms share a bathroom, one with a king size bed and the other one with 2 twin beds; both are equipped with closets and A/C.

Additional sleeping options: A sofa-bed in the alcove. Mats and bed bases. A sofa in the living room accommodates one guest. Bed linens and bath towels are provided.

This charming Mexican home is conveniently located in a secure park neighborhood in downtown Cancun. Only minutes from the hotel zone beaches, and ferry to Isla Mujeres. Walking distance to local restaurants, parks, curio stores and supermarkets. Child friendly. Perfect for families, or friends travelling together.

20 minutes drive from airport and just minutes from Malecón Americas and Plaza Las Américas, the largest shopping malls and entertainment places downtown Cancun. 5 minutes driving to Puerto Cancun Marina Town Center (the newest shopping mall in Cancun). A lot of good local restaurants nearby, our favorites: * La Fonda del Zancudo * El Tigre y el Toro * Nomads Cocina & Barra * Locanda Paolo Local restaurant-bars: * Nebrina Gin & Cocina * El Muellecito.

We are one block from the bus stop, 2 blocks from the supermarket, pharmacy and convenience store....just walk through the parks in either direction and you are right where you want to be!

Experience the "Local Cancun"!

More Details

Owner
Susan Devine
Member since: 2015
Speaks: english, spanish
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
December 10, 2017

About Susan Devine

Wife to Frank for 23 years and mother of 2 wonderful boys, professional in the hospitality industry, international traveler. We lived in this house full time for 4 years when the boys were younger, and the experience you will have here is the real Mexico.

Susan Devine purchased this house in 1998

Why Susan Devine chose Zona Hotelera

Upscale fully equipped home, close to everything, safe and private, perfect for families as well as couples travelling together.

Live like a local and enjoy the best Cancun and Riviera Maya have to offer. Large comfortable spaces, tile flooring and wood door frames, private roof top pool, all new beds and furnishings. Park setting and secure neighborhood.

What makes this house unique

This Mexican home is conveniently located in downtown Cancun. Child friendly in a quiet neighborhood, walking distance to local restaurants and markets, and only minutes from the hotel zone beaches and ferry to Isla Mujeres.

Amenities

Zona Hotelera House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
  • Near The Ocean ...
  • Village ...
Theme:
  • Family
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Garage
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet
  • Nice mexican decoration. Hot and cold water. Towels, shampoo, shower gel and toilet paper.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 king , It is upstairs, w/AC
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single , It is upstairs, w/AC
    Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , This bedroom is downstairs, w/ A/C and ceiling fan.
  • Bedroom 1 with A/C , ceiling fan, closet and full bathroom. Bedroom 2 and 3 with A/C and closets. Shared bathroom.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Lawn / Garden
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • marina
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • paragliding
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Private luxury Mexican home with character and Mexican charm in a secure upscale neighborhood in downtown Cancun. Easy access to beaches, Isla Mujeres, and walking distance to restaurants and bars, local market, supermarket and stores. Well maintained, fully equipped, all new appliances and furniture.

Reviews

Excellent! 4.6/5 -
(20 traveler reviews)

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Cancun Private Home, Rooftop Pool & great downtown location
average rating of 4.55 based on 20 reviews
Denver, Colorado
3

Ok for the price.

  • 3 of 5

The house didn’t have any frills, which was ok with us, and it did have a lot of character and charm. The host, Rocio, was also very kind and accommodating. The reason we knocked off a couple of stars is because of the noisy construction throughout the day (which made pool time less enjoyable); the lack of hot water in the upstairs shower; and that there were very few amenities, such as beach towels and paper towels. Otherwise, we enjoyed our stay, and the price can’t really be beat!

  • Submitted: Nov 19, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Sarah, thank you very much for your review and comments. We already took care about hot water and we will consider your comments regarding beach towels and amenities.
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Live in Gettysburg, PA
5

Great house. Very comfortable for my family of three adults and two children.

  • 5 of 5

Fairly easy walk to tapas restaurant on Bonampak Ave. which we loved. Never did find the bus stop. House had everything we needed. We love, love, LOVED the pool. House manager, Rocio, told us everything we needed to know. It was a totally wonderful experience.

  • Submitted: Apr 15, 2017
  • Stayed: April 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you very much for your review Edie! We are glad you enjoyed your stay. Looking forward to host you again in the future!
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5

This is an older home, but it is spacious, well maintained, and very clean.

  • 5 of 5

We just loved staying here. We really enjoy our privacy, and it was perfect for that. There are neighbours on both sides and at the back, but they could not see into the house, and particularly the pool was completely private. We could walk to the core of Cancun in about 10 minutes, did not need a car, and just loved the pool. We were in it at least 4 times a day. We were surprised by the number of beautiful parks in this area, and most of our daily walks were in the shade.

Rocio, who looks after the place, was very helpful and told us about the area, and where to walk. We just stayed a week, and are hoping to come back for 2 weeks in 2 years again. It was incredibly peaceful, and we got to truly rest and relax in comfort.

  • Submitted: Mar 5, 2017
  • Stayed: February 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Tracy & Rod, thank you very much for your review. We are glad to know you enjoyed the house and the neighborhood. Looking forward to host you again any time!
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Fort Worth, TX
4

Comfy and Safe

  • 4 of 5

We just stayed for four (4) days and were very impressed with everything they had to offer except for the TV. The only service you get is through their wireless internet, so we had to watch Netflix if we wanted to watch anything other than NetTV, which is basically a TV version of YouTube. This by far is not to be a negative, as most travelers into Cancun shouldn't go there to watch TV, right? I'm just enlightening anyone on what to expect.

Everything in the house was very clean and everything worked, so we were happy. The upstairs shower will overflow on you but no worries as it easily drains into the drain on the bathroom floor.

I suggested to them to purchase new chairs for the pool area, as the ones they had were getting old (from constantly being in the sun). I would also recommend to them to mark the depth of the pool so that future renters know how deep it is. The water was too cold for us to venture into, so we can't tell you...

Rocio was great and will respond to you whenever needed (via WhatsApp).

  • Submitted: Feb 23, 2017
  • Stayed: February 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you very much for your review and comments Dirk, we really appreciate them. Shower has been fixed and we will consider all your suggestions. Hope to host you again in the future!
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5

Just What We Wanted

  • 5 of 5

This is an older Spanish-style home that has been well kept and is in the downtown area of Cancun. Rocio was amazingly helpful. She quickly attended to any questions I had about the house, and even answered questions I had about the area. The house was comfortable and we felt very secure. It was in close proximity to shops, restaurants, and public transportation. I loved that it was quiet, and since we weren't in the hotel zone, we had many more opportunities to practice speaking Spanish with the locals. I would definitely stay here again.

  • Submitted: Dec 26, 2016
  • Stayed: December 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Lynn, thank you very much for your review and comments, we really appreciate them and looking forward to host you and your family any time. Happy to hear you had enjoyed Cancún. Hope to see you soon!
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5

Beautiful Scenery & Wonderful Hospitality

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful time in Cancun and in the rental home. Our hostess was both friendly and helpful. On the day we arrived she showed us around the entire home. She made sure to show us how everything worked, numbers to call for assistance such as medical or taxi, and shared with us some great locations to visit and dine. She also made herself available to us if we needed anything.

The house has a beautiful old world charm with all the amenities of a modern home. Every room in the house is spacious and nicely decorated. The kitchen has a great 6 burner stove, off the living room is a great computer space or den, there are extremely large windows throughout the house that provide abundant natural light, and the rooftop pool is quite large and is laid out perfectly with a nice outdoor balcony/deck.

Our family of 5 stayed for a month and loved the location. We have 2 daughters that loved the pool and the park across the street. We decided not to rent a car as we were able to walk to numerous restaurants, the convenience store, the market, the bus station, and the grocery store easily. My 64 year old mother also had a wonderful time and was able to enjoy walking around town with us.

If you are traveling with a dog then the perimeter fence will be perfect for letting your dog out to get some fresh air. The pool has regular maintenance twice a week and you can have maid service (for a small fee) if desired. Young children (with supervision) can also enjoy this home as there is a poolside gate and a gate at the top of the steps (along with a baby gate) that can be used at the bottom.

Overall, this was a wonder vacation stay in a wonderful home, with a wonderful hostess :)

We would stay here again in a heartbeat and if ever this home becomes a long term rental please let me know.

Thank you, for the great stay

The Jones Family

  • Submitted: Nov 26, 2016
  • Stayed: October 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Valerie, thank you so much for your complete review and nice comments. And thank you too for taking good care of the house. I am glad you and your family had a wonderful time in Cancún and our home. Please come back anytime you want!
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Map

Nearest Airport
20 Kilometres
Cancun International Airport
Nearest Barpub
80 Metres
2 blocks, across the park
Nearest Ferry
1 Miles
To Isla Mujeres from Punta Sam
Nearest Golf
1.5 Miles
Pok ta Pok
Nearest Motorway
30 Metres
1 block from bus stop that takes you everywhere
Nearest Restaurant
60 Metres
2 blocks behind the park
Nearest Beach
1 Miles
Hotel zone beaches just minutes away
Car: recommended

Great central neighborhood park location! The house is downtown and walking distance to restaurants, bars, the local Mexican market, shops and more. 5 to 10 minutes driving distance to beaches, and the ferry to Isla Mujeres Island.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $50

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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