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Formerly known as Casa Azul del Caribe, Tranquil Oceanfront Home w/Perfect Views

Bedrooms 4
Property type house
Minimum Stay 4 - 7 nights


Minimum Stay
4 - 7 nights

About the property

4 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 8

El Castillo Maya #2, formerly known as, Casa Azul del Caribe is a vacation rental home located directly on the Caribbean Sea on the island of Isla Mujeres. Isla Mujeres is located 8 miles off the coast of Cancún on Mexico’s Yucatán Peninsula, and can be reached by a 20 minute ferry ride from Puerto Juárez, Cancún. Located on a quiet street in the neighborhood of Salina Chica, Casa Azul is conveniently located on the Caribbean Sea side of the island, in close proximity to Playa Norte and the restaurants and activities in el centro, as well as the surrounding colonias.

El castillo Maya #2 features four bedrooms and two bathrooms, and can accommodate up to 8 guests. It is air-conditioned throughout, and is equipped with high speed wireless internet and over 80 channels of cable television. ECM2l has a 2nd floor garden terrace and a spacious rooftop palapa, containing a 40 ft. bar and a cozy seating area. The home shares a large pool, swim-up bar, and patio area with the adjacent property, El Castillo Maya #1.

The first floor includes a fully-equipped kitchen and separate dining and living areas, offering sweeping views of the Caribbean. The home is equipped with wireless hi-speed internet and air-conditioning throughout. There is also a 32” flat-screen television with over 80 cable channels. There are two large bedrooms with queen beds, and a full bathroom on the first floor.

The second floor features a large master bedroom with stunning, unobstructed views of the Caribbean. The master bedroom has its own private balcony, a king-sized bed, and a 32” flat-screen television. Next to the master is a fourth bedroom with a full-sized bed. The two upstairs bedrooms share an over-sized bathroom, featuring a large vanity with double sinks, and an enormous shower. The second level also has a street-facing terrace and garden.

The third level features a roof-top palapa, with a 40-ft bar and a spacious seating area. Perfect for enjoying the sunrise or sunset, the palapa offers 360 degree, panoramic views of the island.

ECM #2 shares the ocean-side pool, swim-up bar, and patio area with its neighbor, El Castillo Maya #1. The two properties can be rented together to accommodate large parties of 16-20 people – a great option for a family reunion or a wedding! There is plenty of off-street parking and both properties are beautifully landscaped. You may inquire about availability and pricing for El Castillo Maya here:HomeAway Listing #403724vb

******** Deposit, Cancellation & Refund Policy ********

In order to confirm a reservation, we require a deposit of 50% of the total rental cost. The remaining balance is due 14 days prior to arrival. Cancellations are allowed up to 30 days prior to arrival and the deposit will be returned in full. After 30 days until 14 days prior to the reservation, cancellations will incur a forfeiture of 50% of the deposit. For cancellations within 14 days, no refund of the deposit will be given. We highly recommend that guests purchase travel insurance to safeguard against unforeseen circumstances, such as illness or weather.

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Property Manager
Jake Sanders
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few days
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Calendar last updated:
February 25, 2017


Colonia Salina Chica House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 2300 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Near The Ocean
  • Oceanfront ...
  • Town ...
  • Waterfront
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Bottled Water
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking Off Street
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Water Tank
  • Wireless Internet
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Downstairs Bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Master Bathroom - toilet , shower
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Downstairs Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Downstairs Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Upstairs Bedroom 3 - 1 double
    Master Bedroom - 1 king
  • The number of beds in the house can accomodate 8 guests. There are air mattresses available for additional guests.
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Balcony ...
  • Beach Towels
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Outdoor Entertainment Area
  • Patio
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Terrace
  • 10 beach chairs
  • Events Allowed
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool
Onsite Services:
  • Housekeeper
  • churches
  • festivals
  • marina
  • playground
  • pond
  • reefs
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • swimming


Excellent! 4.7/5 -
(18 traveler reviews)

Formerly known as Casa Azul del Caribe, Tranquil Oceanfront Home w/Perfect Views
average rating of 4.7222223 based on 18 reviews

Wonderful Experience!!

  • 5 of 5

Our family of eighteen shared this house and the one next door. We celebrated our 50 wedding anniversary while there, and having these two homes for our family was truly enjoyable. We made so many memories while there. The house was well equipped and the manager was quick to answer our questions.

I would not hesitate to recommend this vrbo rental to anyone!!

  • Submitted: Jan 23, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great place to stay

  • 5 of 5

The house is great, very clean and well managed. The one thing I would mention though is the 4th bedroom door is inside the master bedroom. This can be a little uncomfortable is everyone isn't family. We have already booked the house again this year as well has the house next door. We had a great time and can't wait to go back.

  • Submitted: Mar 10, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Magical Mexico

  • 5 of 5

Just returned from an extended February vacation in the Yucatan which came to a magical final week at Casa Azul del Caribe on the warm and wonderful island of Isla Mujueres. Our family spent time looking through all the options on VRBO and were not disappointed when we arrived at the home we selected for our three generation vacation. It was perfect for grandparents, parents and two grandchildren under the age of 5. We loved the location as we enjoy being able to easily get to North Beach and downtown but be away from the crowds. We were close to local restaurants and small supermarkets where we could pick up fresh eggs, milk and other needed items. The house had casual elegance, comfort and amazing views. The owners were very helpful as we planned our trip and answered every question we had. Irma and Drew checked in on us for housekeeping and maintenance needs. We have been visiting the Yucatan for twenty five years and will continue to do so for many more. Casa Azul del Caribe will definitely be a place we hope to come back to! The Johnson Family

  • Submitted: Mar 1, 2016
  • Stayed: Feb 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Perfect Getaway!!!!!

  • 5 of 5

WOW!! What a place!!! Three couples (two of them first timers to Isla) stayed at Casa Azul del Caribe for a long weekend and we had an absolutely incredible time! The house is as described and is even more beautiful than in the pictures. There was more than enough space for three couples. The house was very clean, the beds were super comfortable, and all the rooms had AC (which was definitely needed in August!). Irma, the cleaning lady, was so great! The views of the ocean are absolutely spectacular, especially from the palapa!! We definitely recommend renting a few golf carts and exploring the island. We loved Zama Beach Club and Mango Cafe!! We will definitely be back!!!

  • Submitted: Nov 26, 2015
  • Stayed: Aug 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Quite and close to everything

  • 4 of 5

The property is in a great location. The house is in great shape and offers comfortable beds, a pool that is well attended by pool guy. Sharing the pool with neighbors worked out fine. Property manager came by a few times to ensure we were happy and Irma did great job cleaning. We believe might have a mouse in the house, never saw it but a few things suggested. . Could use more towels but that's not a big issue!

  • Submitted: Aug 11, 2015
  • Stayed: Aug 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Perfect Island Retreat

  • 5 of 5

Just back from a family vacation with 5 adults and 2 kids.

This is a very spacious and gorgeous property ...we felt that we had really lucked out the whole time being it was all of our 1st times on Isla Mujeras!

The location is perfect and close to everything yet in a secluded spot away from the hustle of the downtown area that's only 5 minutes away by golf cart.

It is located within 1/2 mile to great restaurants.

The house was very clean and the pool kept immaculate throughout our stay.

Shelling on the beach over the sea wall was amazing... We found riches in sea glass and petrified coral.

There is a pleasant constant breeze , especially on the top papala deck.

The owner was extremely efficient with all of our questions and all the information we needed before and during our trip.

It was our first time to Isla but not our last. We would recommend this great vacation home to anyone!

Alex Smartt, Texas USA

  • Submitted: Jul 3, 2015
  • Stayed: Jun 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
10 Miles
Cancún International Airport
Nearest Ferry
1 Miles
Nearest Beach
1.5 Miles
Playa Norte
Car: not necessary

El Castillo Maya #2 is centrally located near the north end of the island, facing the Caribbean in the colonia of Salina Chica. Salina Chica contains many shops, restaurants, grocery stores, the Naval Hospital, and is close to the brand new department store, Chedraui. All points and attractions on the island are easily accessible from the home. Casa Azul is only 1.5 miles (20 pesos by cab) from the restaurants, bars, water sports, shopping, and beach in El Centro (downtown area).

Taxis are very safe, cheap and plentiful on Isla, however, we recommend that guests rent a golf cart for at least one day during their stay to explore the island.


Rates & Availability

Colonia Salina Chica House Rental Rates

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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
High Season
Jan 7 2017 - Apr 30 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 8 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest
Low Season
May 1 2017 - Nov 14 2017
4 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 8 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest
Holiday Season
Dec 23 2017 - Jan 6 2018
7 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 8 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $250

All Hotel and Sales Tax Included.
Rates shown are for 8 guests. Additional guests will incur a $20/night charge.

If cancellation is necessary, a full refund of deposit will be given if intent to cancel is received at least 60 days prior to arrival; one half of the deposit will be refunded between 60-30 days prior, and if less than 30 days, no refund will be given, regardless of reason. All refunds will include a 20% handling charge deducted from monies deposited. We recommend that guests purchase trip insurance, readily available on-line, to safeguard against loss of any kind, whether illness, weather or other unforeseen eventualities that might prevent you from honoring your reservation. One change in reservation dates may be done with no charge subject to availability; additional changes will be assessed a fee of $25 each.

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