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Located in Tulum, Mayan Riviera, Mexico our hacienda Kin Nah is a unique property. We are opening our home for seasonal rental for our second season. Our fabulous guests from our first year have inspired us to do it again this season. A bit about your accommodation: Your apartment is completely private and has a living and dining area, fully self-equipped kitchen, full bathroom, private bedroom and a large private outdoor palapa terrace complete with hammock. It is fully furnished and includes quality linens, bedding and cooking implements. Comfortable, quality mattresses and pillows are provided for your comfort and enjoyment. Beautiful colored concrete walls and lighting make this a peaceful and relaxing space. The unique environmental pool is surrounded by onyx, which is lit at night, and the gardens are filled with local plants, flowers, orchids and tropical fruit. The property is very peaceful and private and is a short 8 block walk to the downtown pueblo of Tulum. We are located on the edge of Tulum bordering on the jungle and enjoy the parrots and toucans and a more peaceful environment than in the center of town. The incredible Caribbean ocean is only minutes away by car and is rated as one of the top 10 in the world ... it is truly amazing! In addition, Tulum boasts many great restaurants and tourist attractions, besides the obvious allure of the sunshine, palm trees and that incredible turquoise water. Also known for its ruins, cenotes, snorkelling, diving and fishing, this is the perfect place for your holiday escape. This is not a party house. This is our home and we want all of our guests to also feel at home here. If you are looking for privacy and a place to relax and call home while you are in Tulum, you've found the right place. Bienvenidos! Extras include: welcome fruit basket, CD/MP3 player/ toaster/ coffee maker/ blender/ Cooler and Picnic supplies/ hammock. High speed WIFI has recently been installed at the house. Massages, pedicures, manicures, facials, relaxation treatments, yoga retreats, fishing, diving and certifications, cenote cave dives, snorkeling tours and private tourist escapes can all be arranged for an additional fee. Dental vacations can also be arranged in advance. Quiet time at KIN NAH is 11:00 p.m. to 7:00 a.m. Non-renting guests are not permitted in the home after 11:00 p.m. or before 7:00 a.m. Perfect escape for couples who want to get away from it all and discover the beautiful Mayan Riviera and Tulum. Saludos, Corrine & Jack
Beautiful colored walls, Italian concrete sink, low lighting, toilet, and a shower with great water pressure....moreless
Privacy and relaxation are priorities here! It's nice to have a little space to yourself and a place to call home while on vacation. We hope to provide everything you need during your stay in Tulum and would be happy to tell you about some wonderful 'escapes' while you are in the area! Bienvenidos!!!...moreless
Away From It All
Local Services & Businesses
Sports & Adventure Activities
Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
Casual stools in kitchen counter area as well as full table and chairs for two people...moreless
Seating for 2 people
High speed Wifi has recently been installed at the house. Please note that Mexican internet can be 'sketchy' and cannot be guaranteed!...moreless
Iron & Board
Quality bedding: mattresses, pillows and sheets...moreless
Dishes & Utensils
Full kitchen with full sized fridge, stove and oven. All cooking and eating implements included....moreless
Blender, toaster, coffee machine, iron & ironing board, coolers for the beach...moreless
Large private terraces are part of our suites. They are beautiful palapa and wood balconies either over-looking the pool or garden area. Almost doubles your living space in the suite. Very private....moreless
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Tropical plants and flowers, bananas, papayas and orchids to name a few of the local flora and fauna found in our gardens. Please do not pick the plants. If you want some Aloe Vera, we will provide it...moreless
Pool / Spa
Beautiful environmental pool surrounded by lit onyx rock at night with lovely waterfall feature. ...moreless
Holiday Season 2015/16 Feb 1 - Apr 30, 2016 3 night min stay
My Standard Rate 3 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
This accommodation is a house and not a hotel. Cleaning is done prior to your arrival and upon departure. A mid-week clean is provided for those staying for a week or more at no charge. If you desire daily cleaning an additional fee is required. This is not a suitable accommodation for partying but if you are looking for some peaceful relaxation, you've chosen the right home. Bienvenidos!
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Tulum is the destination for your tropical pleasures. You can do as little or as much as you want here. There's so much to see and explore. Amazing cenotes, ruins, snorkelling, diving, beaches, eco-tours, fishing, swimming, bird watching, kite boarding, jungle adventures and tourist attractions that include zip-lines, maya shows and zoos. Or a beach and a book on a deserted beach. Great shopping, excellent restaurants and the most amazing beaches in the world!!! Come and stay with us and enjoy our little piece of paradise! We are located in Tulum just outside of the main downtown area edging on the jungle. It is quieter than in the pueblo but only an 8 minute walk to downtown and a ten minute car ride to the beach. We know you will love your visit to Tulum and we hope to see you again next year!
Year Purchased: 2011
About the owner: We are Canadians who live part-time in Mexico. We're a married couple (we married in Mexico). We have 5 awesome grown children and one adorable Mexican rescue dog. We spend our winters in Tulum and the rest of the year we live in British Columbia, Canada. In Canada we live in the great Canadian wilderness and many enjoy outdoor activities. Hubby is a fishing fanatic so going south allows him to fish all year round! We enjoy travelling and the tropics. Making a home for ourselves in Tulum has been quite the adventure! We came first on a vacation and the following year, when deciding on where to go, we realized we wanted to return to Tulum as there was so much still to see there and we really enjoyed our first short 10 day visit! This happened year after year!!!! One of the things we found lacking during our vacations was some privacy. Most hotels and rentals come with many suites and therefor many people. We wanted to escape to somewhere we could spend some quiet time. The obvious step was to make a home there. We love the Mayan ... both the place and the people. There's so much to do here! Tons of amazing cenotes and beaches and wonderful restaurants and other great venues! Always a festival or fiesta goin on ... love that about the Mexican people! Workwise, hubby is a drywall contractor in Canada and I work part-time with him as well as seasonally on forest fires (have for 15 years). Started as a firefighter and now travel around the province to the larger fire events. Hubby has owned his own drywall company for 40 years and we do mostly custom homes. He is also an artist and has been published in a book, Artists of the Nicola Valley. His oil paintings are mostly scenery of Canada but I tell him he's going to have to do palm trees and beaches! We struggled with the name for our home and we finally decided on KIN NAH, which means 'sun house'. We hope you'll love it as much as we do. Bienvenidos!
Why the Owner Chose Tulum: We actually bought the lot and designed the home ourselves. Attention to detail and design helped to make this the amazing property that it is. We started in 2008 and we finished in May 2011. When people ask us how it is building a house in Mexico, we just tell them 'It isn't for the light of heart'!!! Nuff said!
The Unique Benefits at this House: Privacy! So many properties here are communal and you are living in a condo or townhouse with many close neighbours. We are a house and so that allows you a little bit more privacy and solitude. This is not a party house. If you wanna party down ... please choose another location. Thank you. Quiet time is between 11:00 pm and 7:00 am. We are close to downtown but not living next door to the roosters. Still close to shopping and restaurants and only minutes from the ocean. Our environmental pool uses very few chemicals and is surrounded by lit onyx rock and waterfalls at night. Perfect for those midnight swims (that you are not allowed to have in the all inclusives).