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2 BR Condo 1/2 Block to Beach in the Heart of Playa Del Carmen

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Last updated: 05/17/2015
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  • Minimum stay:1 night
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

Caribbean view! At the famous Playa del Carmen beach. Less than an hour south of Cancun. Ideally located in the center of Playa Del Carmen and one half block to the beach! At the Primera Av Norte (1st Ave North). Two blocks from 5th Ave and three blocks from Constituyentes, in the heart of Playa! You have the convenience of having the best restaurants, nightlife and shopping within one block from your vacation home.

This is a two bedroom unit built with three bedroom living space! This extra spacious unit mixes the traditional ambiance of Mayan Mexico with the comforts and discerning hospitality of an exclusive resort villa. The Master bedroom has a Queen bed, the guest room has two twins that can be combined into a King bed and fold out beds can be added if requested. The guest room also has its own separate balcony giving an ocean view. The living room comes with a large flat screen plasma TV and can double as extra sleeping quarters. Two completely private bedrooms each with their own plasma TV, two full bathrooms, and a full kitchen and dining room complete the living area. Washer and dryer, independent air-conditioning zones for each room and two private balconies are just some of the amenities. From the balcony you’ll have great views of the surrounding exotic plants, Lilly ponds and a black mosaic infinity pool and extra large Jacuzzi. As a guest you have access to all the amenities of the sister condominium, El Taj Ocean Front, located across the street and directly on the beach, this includes the exclusive El Taj Beach Club. Some other amenities included:

# Fully equipped Kitchen
# Restaurants
# Scuba shop
# Exclusive beach club
# Full service GYM
# Concierge
# Daily Maid Service
# Parking Garage
# 24 hour staffing of main reception desk
# 24 hour security
# 2 swimming pools, Jacuzzi and therapeutic aqua spa lounge
# free use of the Health Club located one block away in the sister complex 'Porto Playa'

Keywords: Condominium


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Property Type

  • Condo
  • On floor 2
  • 1500 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Included
  • Concierge
  • Daily Maid Service
  • Housekeeper
  • Massage
  • Staff


  • Children Welcome
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 4-6

  • Other (See Description)


  • Bedroom 1: 1 king


  • Bedroom 2: 2 twin/ single

    2 twin beds can be combined into a King bed...moreless

  • King size Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (2), can be combined into a King...moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

Other Amenities

  • Beach Club, 24 hour manned front desk, closet safes, change and showering arrangements for late departures...moreless


  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television


  • Caves
  • Duty Free Shops
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Playground
  • Reefs
  • Restaurants
  • Ruins
  • Theme Parks
  • Water Parks

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Babysitter
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Beachcombing
  • Boating
  • Eco Tourism
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Beach
  • Near The Ocean
  • Ocean View

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Paragliding
  • Parasailing
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Surf Fishing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing

Arrival Day

  • Flexible


  • Dining Area


  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking
  • Filtered Water
  • Fitness Room / Equipment
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Safe
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Water Cooler
  • Wireless Internet


  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster


  • Balcony
  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Shared Hot Tub
  • Whirlpool

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Included


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1 night min stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • Refundable Damage Deposit $200
  • Taxes Not included


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Last updated: 05/17/2015
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40 Miles
Nearest Airport
20 Metres
Nearest Barpub
1 Kilometres
Nearest Ferry
1 Metres
Nearest Golf
0.75 Miles
Nearest Motorway
20 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
20 Metres
Nearest Beach

Manager info

Year Purchased: 2007

About: I live in Northern Virginia.

Why El Taj Beachside:
I have been visiting Mexico almost on a yearly basis for 10 or so years. Finally visited Playa Del Carmen and fell in love with the area and decided to buy a vacation property there. Love the beach, the night life, just walking around the area.

The Unique Benefits at this Condo:
The unit itself and the condo complex are beautiful. There is nothing more relaxing then sitting on the balcony as the day ends and having a cold drink. The unit is close to the beach, restaurants and night clubs. You can walk every where and there is so many different places to visit you never get bored. The ocean is beautiful and always seems to be at the perfect temperature.

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Speaks: english

Guestbook comments from the property manager

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  • Exterior of El Taj

    Exterior of El Taj

  • Living room and dining room

    Living room and dining room

  • Master BR

    Master BR

  • Pool


  • grounds


  • looking down on part of main patio

    looking down on part of main patio

  • living room

    living room

  • kitchen


  • guest BR

    guest BR

  • grounds and building

    grounds and building

  • view from El taj Beach club

    view from El taj Beach club

  • main patio

    main patio

VRBO #289038

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