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Oceanfront Condo Overlooking Gardens, Pool & Ocean

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Last updated: 12/19/2014
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  • Minimum stay:4-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Amara Cancun condo description

Wake up to the sun glistening across the ocean, feel the seabreeze as you enjoy your morning coffee on the balcony, & if you are there the right time of the month, dim the lights (almost all lights have dimmers), and let the moon shining across the water enhance those romantic nights.

Amara Cancun is a newer complex with guarded, gated entrance, security 24/7, & walkways meandering thru the gardens leading to the BBQ grill area, restaurants at 2 palapas, pool, & beach. Wonderful panaramic views of the Caribbean Sea, Isla Mujeres, & the coastline toward the Hotel Zone.

The master bedroom has a king size bed, second bedroom has a queen size bed (both of these rooms have built-in closets & drawers as well as night stands & dressers so storage for clothes is plentiful), there is a small 3rd room with bunk beds, plus a sleeper sofa in the TV room with a queen size pull out bed, so the condo will sleep 8 people very comfortably.

2 bedrooms have safes in the closet just in case you want that extra secure feeling for your jewelry, cash, passports, etc.

Attention Ladies: All 3 bathrooms have wall mounted hair dryers. The guest bath & 3rd bath have wall mounted, lighted, magnifying mirrors, & the master suite has a lighted magnifying mirror on the built-in makeup counter. All 3 baths are stocked with cotton rounds & Q-tips.

With both living room & TV room there is plenty of space for everyone to spread out, and there's a large dining room with long table & 8 chairs, 4 bar stools, & fully equiped kitchen, not just the bare essentials either. When we used to travel to different areas I learned to pack saran wrap, aluminum foil, zip lock bags, etc. I wanted others to enjoy the condo & have all these items already conveniently in place.

Each air conditioning unit has it's own remote control, & ceiling fans have individual remote controls. Master bedroom, 2nd bedroom, & TV room have wall mounted flat screen TV's. Master bedroom has Blue Ray DVD, TV room has Blue Ray DVD & Home Theatre with surround sound, & there's wireless internet.

Laundry room is stocked with laundry detergent, Oxy clean, bounce fabric softener sheets, spray starch, iron & ironing board, broom, vacuum cleaner, etc. All linens as well as beach towels are provided, so all you have to pack are your clothes & personal toiletries.

There are numerous upgrades and additions to this condo from the typical unit there. We wanted it to be very nice, comfortable, & feel like home for others to enjoy, as well as ourselves & family & friends that join us.

If you have your own car or rental car, there are 2 outside assigned parking spaces, & an additional assigned space in the covered garage, conveniently located at the foot of the stairs & just a few feet from the elevator. There are 2 carts next to the elevator to transport luggage & groceries from your car or taxi to the condo. Please be courteous to others & return the carts as soon as you are finished wth them.

Extra convenient store is across the street, Oxxo convenienet store and McDonalds (sorry, McDonalds closed) is a short walk up the street (about a block) next to the Terminal, where you can also take the ferry to Isla Mujeres.

There are a lot of shopping markets, such as Market 28 downtown, & several malls including Plaza Kukulcan, Plaza la Isla, Plaza Flamingo, and Plaza Forum in the Hotel Zone, & Las Americas on Tulum. Suparama by Wal-Mart grocery is just a few minutes away on Av. Bonampak, plus Wal-Mart, Sams, & Costco closer to downtown. Other large stores similar to Wal-mart are: Chedraui, Mega. & Soriana. All these have bakeries with a wide variety of fresh breads & pastries. You can get fresh Lobster & fish from the fisherman at the beach or across the street. When you want to take a break from cooking at the condo, there is an array of resturants all around Cancun to satisfy whatever type food you desire. Be sure to try some of the authentic Mexican restaurants, a couple are within walking distance, & most are reasonably priced. However, some of the American known restaurants are pricy.

If you are energetic & like day time adventure & nightlife, there are plenty of options such as: swimming with the Dolphins, Tulum, Xcaret, Chit enitza, Senor Frogs, Carlos N Charlies, Coco Bongos (we highly recommend if you like high energy, music, & shows every few minutes - we have taken several people & they are amazed- say it's much more than they expected).

We can give you information for you to arrange convenient transportation from & to the airport (additional fee). They will meet you at the airport, holding a sign with your name on it, then carry you in a private van straight to the condo. The company can also schedule tours & activities (additional fees) for your enjoyment.

We have a fabulous property manager that will meet you at the condo upon your arrival, give you keys, explain things about the condo, then meet with you again just before your departure. Cleaning before you arrive and after you depart is done at no charge to you. Also if you should like to have cleaning services during the week she will schedule a member of her team for a small fee (currently $35 which includes up to 4 hours of service). It is my understanding that you could include in this time frame for breakfast or lunch snacks to be prepared for you there at the condo. That's a deal.

Just so you will know, since we were last there, a gym, kid's club, & 2 restaurants have opened so do not have photos of them on the VRBO site yet. Have been told by travelers that stayed at our condo & by another owner that the 1st restaurant is good, has very good prices & the people running it are friendly. It is located at the large palapa, just steps away from the pool. Was also told recently that the 2nd restaurant opened at the pool side palapa, which has built-in pool stools to sit at, & is run by the same people. We think it is great that restaurants are now open right there at Amara - so convenient.

So whether you want a vacation packed with activities, simply time to relax, or a balanced combination of both, Cancun & Amara has it all for you.



Keywords: Oceanfront, Gated Community, Security 24/7, Pool, Gym Kid's Club, 2 Restaurants, Sleeps 8, King Bed, Queen Bed, Queen Sleeper Sofa, Bunk Beds, Caribbean Views

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Property Type

  • 1 story
  • Condo
  • On floor 2

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

          • Non Smoking Only:

            You may smoke on the balconies with the doors closed (to prevent smoke from blowing inside), but PLEASE do not smoke inside the condo....moreless

          • Pets Not Allowed

          Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 6-8

          • Bedroom 1

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          • Bedroom 2

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          • Bedroom 3

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          • Convertible bed(s)

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          • King size beds (1) In master suite, Queen size Beds (1) In 2nd bedroom, Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) Queen size sleeper sofa in TV room (sheets, blanket, and pillows are in the cabinet for the sleeper sofa)., Bunk Beds (1) In 3rd small room...moreless

          Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

          Other Amenities

              • 2 sets of public restrooms under the large palapa in the pool area - one on the south side with steps, the other on the north side with handicap ramp. The palapas have counters, several tables, and chairs for group activities and meetings, or if you just want to relax next to the pool in complete shade. The smaller palapa also has inpool stools...moreless

              Entertainment

              • Books:

                A few paperbacks that travelers have left for others to enjoy...moreless

              • DVD Player:

                Yes - TV room and master bedroom...moreless

              • Games:

                There are a few in the TV cabinet. Also a round game table with 4 chairs in TV room, and a round table cloth for the table to prevent from getting scratched...moreless

              • Satellite / Cable:

                Yes - all 3 TV's ...moreless

              • Television:

                Flat screen TV's in master bedroom, 2nd bedroom, and TV room with cable. Blue Ray DVD player in master bedroom, Blue Ray DVD and surround sound in TV room and living room....moreless

              Attractions

              • Churches
              • Restaurants
              • Theme Parks

              Local Services & Businesses

              • Groceries
              • Hospital

              Leisure Activities

              • Boating
              • Shopping
              • Sight Seeing
              • Wildlife Viewing

              Location Type

              • Beachfront
              • Ocean View:

                Beautiful ocean views from inside the condo & balcony. Also views of the Hotel Zone area & Isla Mujeres...moreless

              Sports & Adventure Activities

              • Fishing
              • Golf
              • Jet Skiing
              • Kayaking
              • Parasailing
              • Sailing
              • Snorkeling/Diving
              • Swimming
              • Wind-Surfing

              Dining

              • Dining:

                Formal dining table that seats 8, plus there are 4 bar stools...moreless

              • Dining Area
              • Seating for 8 people

              General

              • Air Conditioning:

                2 bedrooms, dining room, living room, & TV room have separate remote controlled air condition units. Great for those that are more hot or cold natured than others with them. On nice days when the temperature is not so hot, the windows and sliding glass doors can be opened to feel the fresh ocean breeze. However, please turn the air conditioning units off when the windows & doors are open to prevent moisture build up & to avoid wasting electricity as the energy bills are very high in Cancun....moreless

              • Clothes Dryer:

                GE dryer - instructions in both English & Spanish are hanging on the side of the machine in a plastic sleeve. Laundry detergent, bounce fabric softener sheets, etc. are provided...moreless

              • Elevator
              • Fitness Room / Equipment:

                New gym...moreless

              • Garage:

                Assigned parking space in covered garage at stairs and near elevator, and 2 assigned spaces in the outside parking lot. All 3 are labeled 'A-201'. ...moreless

              • Hair Dryer
              • Iron & Board
              • Linens Provided:

                All bed linens for king, queen, bunk beds, and queen size sleeper sofa, as well as pool towels, bath towels, and kitchen towels....moreless

              • Parking:

                2 assigned parking spaces in parking lot, plus additional assigned parking space (we paid extra for) in the covered garage conveniently located at foot of stairs & just feet from elevator. Labeled ...moreless

              • Telephone:

                For local calls only - the phone # for the condo is available for you at the condo...moreless

              • Towels Provided:

                Bath towels, kitchen towels, & pool towels...moreless

              • Washing Machine:

                GE Front load washing machine - instructions in both English & Spanish are hanging on the side of the machine in a plastic sleeve. Detergent & other supplies are provided....moreless

              • Wireless Internet:

                Code for wireless is available for you at the condo...moreless

              Kitchen

              • Cooking Utensils:

                Pots, pans, mixing bowls, baking dishes, and numerous utensils and gadgets....moreless

              • Dishwasher
              • Ice Maker
              • Kitchen:

                6 burner gas stove, coffee maker, blender, toaster, mixer, can opener, chopper...moreless

              • Microwave
              • Refrigerator
              • Toaster

              Outside

              • Balcony:

                (2) Main balcony is entire width of condo facing the ocean, with 2 swivel/rocking chairs, small table, 2 multi position chairs, small table and 2 foot stools that could be used as additional seating. 2nd balcony is off master bedroom, also with ocean views....moreless

              • Lawn / Garden:

                Gardens with meandering walkways...moreless

              • Outdoor Grill

              Payment Type

              • Discover
              • Mastercard
              • Visa

              Pool / Spa

                  • Communal Pool:

                    Beautiful oceanside pool. Showers to rinse sand off when leaving beach & entering the pool area...moreless

                   

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                  Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                  Christmas & New Year's
                  Dec 20 - Jan 2, 2015
                  7 night min stay
                  $275
                  Winter
                  Jan 3 - Feb 27, 2015
                  4 night min stay
                  $210
                  $1,200

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                  Fees and Rental Conditions:

                  • Property Damage Protection $69
                  • Taxes Not included

                  Notes:

                  Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed. Short notice reservations & reservations for less than a week will be required to pay in full in one payment instead of 2 payments. Call for discounted rates for longer stays &/or for special requests - we can be flexible.


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                  Last updated: 12/19/2014
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                  Location

                  Car: Recommended

                  Walk about a block to the terminal where you can take the ferry to Isla Mujeres. Shopping, restaurants, tours, and night life are all around Cancun & surrounding areas.

                   

                  Owner info

                  Year Purchased: 2010


                  Contact us

                  Speaks: english, I can Use translator to better understand Spanish

                   

                  Photos

                  • TV Rm incl. Queen PullOut Sleeper,Chaise, Game Table, Flat Screen TV, Ocean View

                    TV Rm incl. Queen PullOut Sleeper,Chaise, Game Table, Flat Screen TV, Ocean View

                  • Dining Room Table Set with Dinnerware

                    Dining Room Table Set with Dinnerware

                  • Fully Equipped Kitchen w/ Granite Countertop and Back Splash, St. St. Appliances

                    Fully Equipped Kitchen w/ Granite Countertop and Back Splash, St. St. Appliances

                  • Master Bedroom with King Size Bed, Built-in Closets/Drawers,and Private Balcony

                    Master Bedroom with King Size Bed, Built-in Closets/Drawers,and Private Balcony

                  • Master Bath with Double Sinks, Tiled Shower, Built-in Seat and Shelves

                    Master Bath with Double Sinks, Tiled Shower, Built-in Seat and Shelves

                  • 2nd Bathroom with Single Sink, Tiled Shower, Built-in Seat and Shelves

                    2nd Bathroom with Single Sink, Tiled Shower, Built-in Seat and Shelves

                  • Pool with Shaded Area and Lounge Chairs for Those Wanting to Relax with Less Sun

                    Pool with Shaded Area and Lounge Chairs for Those Wanting to Relax with Less Sun

                  • Beautiful Pool next to the Beach

                    Beautiful Pool next to the Beach

                  • View of Garden, Pool, Caribbean, and Coastline Toward Hotel Zone from Balcony

                    View of Garden, Pool, Caribbean, and Coastline Toward Hotel Zone from Balcony

                  • Living Room at Night with Lighted Tree (with Dimmer)

                    Living Room at Night with Lighted Tree (with Dimmer)

                  • Dining and Living Room with View of the Ocean

                    Dining and Living Room with View of the Ocean

                  • Bar with Variety of Glasses

                    Bar with Variety of Glasses

                  • Make-up Table in Mstr Suite w/ Lighted Mirror Between Built-in Closets/ Drawers

                    Make-up Table in Mstr Suite w/ Lighted Mirror Between Built-in Closets/ Drawers

                  • 2nd Bedroom with Queen Size Bed, Built-in Closets and Drawers

                    2nd Bedroom with Queen Size Bed, Built-in Closets and Drawers

                  • View of Pretty Wall, Pool, and Amara 1 From Beach

                    View of Pretty Wall, Pool, and Amara 1 From Beach

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                  Date last modified - Sunday, December 21, 2014

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                  Sleeps 8

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