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French Angel: Patio overlooking the lagoon

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Last updated: 09/20/2014
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  • Minimum stay:5-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Akumal house description

LUXURY IN PARADISE! Whether you are a single couple looking for a secluded place to get away or whether you are a bride looking for just the right place for your perfect wedding with everyone at the same location, or something in between, here is your dream answer.

OUR HOUSES: Whether you look at the magnificent villa: Casa Romero, one or both of the family-friendly French Angel townhouses, or one or both of the more secluded townhouses that are Blue Tang, you will find that each room has its own character and special feel.

* CASA ROMERO: Choose this magnificent villa with 3 bedrooms: Maximum occupancy of 8
* FRENCH ANGEL BUILDING: 4 bedrooms, kids welcome, maximum occupancy of 12
* FRENCH ANGEL TOWNHOUSE (A or B): 2 bedrooms, Family Friendly, Maximum occupancy of 4 to 6 ( 4 adults or 6 with children and adults)
* BLUE TANG BUILDING: 4 bedrooms, adults only: maximum occupancy 8
* BLUE TANG TOWNHOUSE (A or B): 2 bedrooms, adults only, maximum occupancy of 4
* SINGLE COUPLES: Look at a French Angel townhouse or a Blue Tang townhouse. 20-35% discounts for single couples using only one bedroom.

Pick the luxury accommodations that are best for you or combine two or more for larger groups.

Located directly on Yal Ku lagoon, you have direct (free) access to the marvelous snorkeling with schools of tropical fish. The complex features an outdoor pool at Casa Romero, and individual heated rooftop pools on each of the townhouses.

Tucked in the relaxed atmosphere which is uniquely North Akumal, you will have plenty to do, but you may decide to just relax.

YAL KU LAGOON: A true jewel of Mexico, Yal Ku Lagoon offers magnificent snorkeling for both the novice and experienced swimmer. Protected from the ocean waves, you can float along and see schools of sergeant fish, blue tangs, and others. Many varieties of parrot fish chomp on the algae on the rocks while angel fish and others swim about. You can also swim towards the inlet to the see: a shallow sandy area where you can sometimes see a turtle or a ray. Other great snorkeling and diving are available nearby including in caves and cenotes as well as the nearby coral reefs.

Ideal Family Vacation: French Angel (A-or-B): Akumal, Quintana Roo Vacation Rental by Owner Listing 400254ha

Enjoy one of these two story, two bedroom townhouses with central air throughout: ideal for individual couples, small families, or friends traveling together. Located directly on Yal-Ku lagoon, your luxurious townhouse offers privacy but convenient access to the lagoon, the ocean, nearby restaurants, and the many activities in and around Akumal. Each townhouse has two bedroom sites, one with a king bed and one with two double beds. Both are on the second floor overlooking the lagoon. Downstairs, find an open floor plan with the living area and dining room which overlook the lagoon, kitchen, bath, and laundry area. The flat screen TV is attached to a satellite with US content and a DVD/CD player. Free WiFi Internet connection plus free VOIP telephone for calls to the US, most of Europe and about 50 other countries. Enjoy your private rooftop pool - great for children, even toddlers, during the day - and perfect for adults to watch the stars at night.

Property Type

      • House

      Accommodation Type

          • Vacation Rental

          Meals

          • Catering Available
          • Breakfast - Booking Possible
          • Lunch - Booking Possible
          • Dinner - Booking Possible

          Onsite Services

          • Housekeeper Included
          • Staff
          • Daily Maid Service

          Suitability

          • Pets Considered:

            Well behaved pets are welcome. ...moreless

          • Children Welcome:

            A high chair is available and a 'day crib' for toddlers. (We recommend that you bring your own crib sheet.) ...moreless

          • Limited Accessibility:

            See Casa Romero for wheelchair accessible house. ...moreless

          • Events Allowed

          Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

          • Bedroom 1: 1 king

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          • Bedroom 2: 2 double

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          • Sleep in comfort in your bedroom suite with large windows overlooking the lagoon and its own air conditioning and private bathroom. One bedroom has a king bed and the other has two double beds....moreless

          Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

          • Bedroom 1: toilet, shower

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          • Bedroom 2: toilet, shower

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          • Downstairs Powder Room: toilet, shower

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          • Each bedroom includes its own full bath. There is also a separate downstairs powder room....moreless

          Other Amenities

              • Pet Friendly and Child Friendly. Maid service six days a week. All linens and one beach towel per person included. Fresh linens on arrival and mid-week. The townhouse has its own fully equipped kitchen, dining area, living area, laundry (washer and dryer), outdoor patio, rooftop patio, and heated rooftop pool. We recommend vests when snorkeling and have a supply in various sizes from infants to adults....moreless

              Entertainment

              • Satellite / Cable:

                US content with all major networks including ESPN and HBO. ...moreless

              • Books:

                'Take a book, leave a book'...moreless

              • DVD Player

              Theme

              • Tourist Attractions
              • Luxury
              • Away From It All
              • Family

              Attractions

              • Restaurants
              • Ruins
              • Bay/Sound
              • Theme Parks

              Leisure Activities

              • Eco Tourism
              • Whale Watching
              • Horseback Riding
              • Walking
              • Sight Seeing
              • Bird Watching

              local services and businesses

              • Medical Services
              • Groceries
              • Massage Therapist

              Location Type

              • Beach
              • Near The Ocean
              • Waterfront

              sports and adventure activities

              • Paragliding
              • Snorkeling
              • Surfing
              • Deepsea Fishing
              • Jet Skiing
              • Sound/Bay Fishing
              • Sailing
              • Cycling
              • Fishing
              • Golf
              • Wind-Surfing
              • Swimming
              • Tennis
              • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling

              breakfast meal type

                  • Booking Possible

                  catering options

                      • Catering Available

                      Dining

                      • Dining Area
                      • Child's Highchair
                      • Seating for 8 people

                      dinner meal type

                          • Booking Possible

                          forms of payment

                              • Accept Credit Card

                              General

                              • Parking Off Street:

                                Parking within the complex in the central courtyard. ...moreless

                              • Wireless Internet:

                                Open WiFi throughout. ...moreless

                              • Washing Machine:

                                Washing machine and detergent in each house. You can do your own laundry or ask your maid to do your wash for you (please remember to pay the staff for any such special services). ...moreless

                              • Clothes Dryer:

                                Electric clothes dryer....moreless

                              • Towels Provided:

                                Fresh towels provided on arrival and mid-week. ...moreless

                              • Telephone:

                                Unlimited free calls to Mexico, US, Canada, most of Europe and about 50 other countries. ...moreless

                              • Air Conditioning:

                                Central air conditioning with separate controls for each bedroom. ...moreless

                              • Linens Provided:

                                We provide all the linens including a beach towel for eveyone. Fresh linens provided on arrival and mid-week. ...moreless

                              • Bottled Water
                              • Ceiling Fans
                              • Paper Towels
                              • Basic Soaps
                              • Toilet Paper
                              • Internet
                              • Safe

                              house cleaning

                                  • Housekeeper Included

                                  Kitchen

                                  • Freezer:

                                    Cold water and ice from purified water on door. ...moreless

                                  • Kitchen:

                                    Fully equipped modern kitchen....moreless

                                  • Microwave
                                  • Dishes & Utensils
                                  • Coffee Maker
                                  • Toaster
                                  • Ice Maker
                                  • 4 Ring Stove
                                  • Refrigerator
                                  • Oven

                                  lunch meal type

                                      • Booking Possible

                                      Outside

                                      • Lawn / Garden
                                      • Terrace
                                      • Outdoor Grill:

                                        Shared gas BBQ. ...moreless

                                      • Water Sports Gear:

                                        We have some snorkeling equipment, especially but recommend that you bring your own. We strongly recommend using vests while snorkeling and have vests in a variety of sizes from infants to adults...moreless

                                      • Golf:

                                        Nearby golf courses. ...moreless

                                      • Barbecue
                                      • Beach Towels
                                      • Large Cooler
                                      • Patio
                                      • Walkway To Water

                                      Pool / Spa

                                      • Heated Pool

                                      property descriptor

                                          • Semi-Detached
                                           

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                                          Rental basis: Per property
                                          Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                                          Discounted Regular
                                          Aug 30 - Nov 14, 2014
                                          5 night min stay
                                          $199 $199
                                          Fri, Sat, Sun
                                          $1,249
                                          High Season
                                          Nov 15 - Dec 19, 2014
                                          6 night min stay
                                          $299 $299
                                          Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun
                                          $1,799
                                          Christmas
                                          Dec 20 - Dec 26, 2014
                                          7 night min stay

                                          $2,999

                                          Changeover Day: Saturday

                                          New Years
                                          Dec 27 - Jan 2, 2015
                                          7 night min stay

                                          $2,999

                                          Changeover Day: Saturday

                                          High Season
                                          Jan 3 - Apr 24, 2015
                                          6 night min stay
                                          $299 $299
                                          Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun
                                          $1,799

                                          Additional information about rental rates

                                          Fees:

                                          • Refundable Damage Deposit $800
                                          • Pet Fee $0
                                          • Taxes Not included
                                          • Stay Tax * 16%

                                          * This amount will be due to the manager upon arrival.

                                          Notes:

                                          16% tax added to the above

                                          50% payment to confirm reservation at time of booking with balance 60 days prior to arrival. (Full payment if within 90 days of arrival and for Holidays.)

                                          Gratuities for the staff are not included.

                                          We accept on-line payment by credit card (Visa/MC) or e-checks (ACH). We also accept payments by check, or bank wire transfer.

                                          SPECIALS:

                                          TWO-PERSON SPECIAL: For two people using only one bedroom, 20-30% discount is available most weeks. Check our web site or see our separate listing on this site.

                                          4 BEDROOM OPTION: For both French Angel A and B, check our web site, or see our separate listing on this site.

                                          Discounted weekly rates based on arrival and departure on Saturdays: for other arrival days, ASK!


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                                          Last updated: 09/20/2014
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                                          Location

                                          100 Kilometres
                                          Nearest Airport
                                          Cancun
                                          30 Kilometres
                                          Nearest Ferry
                                          Playa del Carmen
                                          1.5 Kilometres
                                          Nearest Motorway
                                          Federal Highway 307
                                          100 Metres
                                          Nearest Beach
                                          Half Moon Bay
                                          150 Metres
                                          Nearest Barpub
                                          La Buena Vida
                                          5 Kilometres
                                          Nearest Golf
                                          Bahia Principe
                                          100 Metres
                                          Nearest Restaurant
                                          La Lunita

                                          Car: Recommended

                                          If you already know North Akumal, you know that is a family-friendly, quiet place where you can relax. With the fully equipped kitchens, you can choose to fix your own meals, hire your caretaker, Rene, to fix you some special dinners you are sure to remember, go out to any of the area restaurants, or have catered meals brought in. Many of the restaurants are directly on the beaches of Half Moon bay and Akumal bay: you rarely need a reservation, you will always be welcomed, and there is never a dress code. You may also want to go to any of there nearby towns or attractions including Playa del Carmen, Tulum, Xelha, Xcarat, and more. You can hardly find any better place for snorkeling: both in Yal Ku Lagoon where you have your own private direct entrances, and along the reefs: rent a boat or just swim out to magnificent coral reefs teeming with fish. There are also several places to take Padi certified diving lessons. You will be diving among the fish on your very first day.

                                          Other Activities: Mayan ruins

                                           

                                          Manager info

                                          Year Purchased: 2007

                                          About: We had been visiting Yal Ku Lagoon for almost 15 years and always loved staying in Akumal, especially directly on the lagoon. We traveled extensively and found ourselves saying, 'this is nice, but it isn't Akumal', or 'it isn't Yal Ku'. So when we found a villa for sale directly on the lagoon, we could not pass it up. After restoring Casa Delfin, we were relaxing in the rooftop pool at night wondering what we were going to do next. We both looked over at Casa Romero which was in terrible shape. Two weeks later we had an agreement to purchase it and renovations began only a few months later.

                                          Why Akumal:
                                          The Romero Estate is the only privately owned complex of homes on the Riviera Maya - plus it is on the lagoon. We could not pass up the opportunity to restore Casa Romero to its proper grandeur and to convert all the houses to luxurious accommodations.

                                          The Unique Benefits at this House:
                                          If you have ever been to North Akumal, you know it maintains the laid-back atmosphere that has gone from so many places. We have the feeling of belonging to a community. In addition to the magnificent snorkeling in Yal Ku, one of the things that we like the best is that Akumal is enjoyed by Mexicans as well as tourists. We have gotten to know the many local restaurants and enjoy eating out as being able to cook our own food and entertain friends and family. TRAVEL INSURANCE: For your protection, we recommend that you purchase travel insurance as protection for your vacation. Travel insurance can protect you from many losses you might otherwise incur because of unforeseen circumstances such as illness, injuries, and mandatory evacuations. Note that we can not generally provide refunds for cancellations or interrupted stays. We do recommend travel insurance so that you can be protected. REFUNDS: We do not generally provide refunds. However, if the airport is closed by the authorities or if there is a mandatory evacuation, we carry forward your unused payments (pro-rated) toward a later reservation up to 18 months.


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                                          Photos

                                          • French Angel: Patio overlooking the lagoon

                                            French Angel: Patio overlooking the lagoon

                                          • Overlooking the lagoon and the ocean

                                            Overlooking the lagoon and the ocean

                                          • Blue Tang

                                            Blue Tang

                                          • Large living room overlooking pool and lagoon

                                            Large living room overlooking pool and lagoon

                                          • Townhouse dining area.

                                            Townhouse dining area.

                                          • Fully equipped townhouse kitchen

                                            Fully equipped townhouse kitchen

                                          • French Angel bedroom

                                            French Angel bedroom

                                          • Romero master bathroom

                                            Romero master bathroom

                                          • Terrace view of lagoon and ocean

                                            Terrace view of lagoon and ocean

                                          • Townhouse rooftop with a view!

                                            Townhouse rooftop with a view!

                                          • Townhouse heated rooftop pool

                                            Townhouse heated rooftop pool

                                          • Magnificent snorkeling - or just play in the sand and water.  (Lagoon entrance)

                                            Magnificent snorkeling - or just play in the sand and water. (Lagoon entrance)

                                          • Pool overlooking the lagoon

                                            Pool overlooking the lagoon

                                          • Casa Romero

                                            Casa Romero

                                          • The great room in Casa Romero

                                            The great room in Casa Romero

                                          • Townhouse living area

                                            Townhouse living area

                                          • The Romero kitchen: large, modern, fully equipped

                                            The Romero kitchen: large, modern, fully equipped

                                          • Romero master bedroom

                                            Romero master bedroom

                                          • Townhouse bedroom

                                            Townhouse bedroom

                                          • Romero bathroom

                                            Romero bathroom

                                          • Panoramic views from Romero high balcony.

                                            Panoramic views from Romero high balcony.

                                          • Morning coffee in the hot tub (Casa Romero)

                                            Morning coffee in the hot tub (Casa Romero)

                                          • Magnificent snorkeling: private entrance to the lagoon.

                                            Magnificent snorkeling: private entrance to the lagoon.

                                          • The fish are waiting for you!

                                            The fish are waiting for you!

                                          $199 - $428 per night (USD)
                                          2

                                          2 Bedroom / 3.5 Bathroom
                                          Sleeps 6

                                          View calendar: Updated 09/20/14
                                          Minimum stay: 5-7 nights
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