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Recent Akumal property reviews
"We rented this villa with our two very young kids and their grandparents. The house is at the end of a community south of akumal. There is a 24 hour security gate to get in. The beach is cleaned daily by 3 hardworking guys, removing seaweed and anything else that washes up. This villa was taken care of by a very nice couple that lived in the small casita on the road side of the house. The husband cleaned the patio and beach as well as the pool every morning, then they would both spend a few hours making the house spotless each day. There is another woman that speaks excellent english that makes sure you have everything you need, and can arrange taxis, and prepared dinners by the staff. Their cooking was excellent! the beach is great, but the coral starts when the water is knee high, so swimming is a bit challenging. Snorkelling off the beach was ok, but for the best go to the Yal Ku Lagoon closer to Akumal. Its a 30-40 minute walk to the town of akumal along the "beach" where there are a few restaurants and dive shops. During the day it is fine, but because there are rocky sections between the bay we didn't try walking to and frmo a restaurant at night. Cabs were really expensive for the 5 minute trip to Akumal ($15USD) but could have been negotiated I'm sure. We made use of the owner's contact for van service to and from the airport, which was excellent, and highly recommended. Did I mention the staff will even wash, dry and fold your laundry when needed!the house is ~12 years old and shows its age in some ways, but not in a way that lessened our experience. Overall we would recommend this place to anyone! Thank you to the owners"Guest: Brian6611 Date of Stay: January 2012 Review Submitted: February 11, 2012View listing
"What an amazing experience this was for my small family of 5. We truly enjoyed every minute we spent in this place we refer to as "paradise". Since we've been back, our kids regularly say "Dad, when are we going back home". We didn't think we were going to be able to make it back this year, but after 5 months away, our plans suddenly changed. We are full steam ahead in our plans to return...this time with more family. Really. If you have never tried a condo and are looking for a place....look no further. I will never return to an all inclusive again. I can honestly say that. from the pool to the ocean is a mere 5-10 yards. Yes you read right and no...that is not an exaggeration. Unbelievable views from the balcony, the pool, the palapas, the BBQ and anywhere else on Half Moon Bay. I wish these words could describe it the way it really is, but this is one of those things that you just have to see for yourself. The Room was immaculate when we arrived and stayed immaculate throughout our stay thanks to the excellent staff at Lol Ka'naab. A beautifully decorated 2 bedroom/2bath. The bedrooms kept the rooms perfect at night and the living room if welcomed to a perfect breeze all day long...even in June. The balcony just screams for a cerveza the second you go out there...I prefer Sol... : ) The grounds were regularly maintained and the Property Manager "Elio" is one of the best people you'll meet. Extremely helpful, knowledgeable and frienly. After numerous times of coming to Playa and being afraid to drive...and paying riduculous amounts of money for taxis, shuttles etc...he was able to talk me into renting a car and realizing that there was really nothing to fear. The best advice I ever received. I will never pay for a taxi again in the Mexican Riviera. The condo is located in the center of Beautiful Half Moon Bay. Walking distance to the famous "La Buena Vida" Restaurant. Amazing location, food and atmosphere. A short drive, bike ride or walk to Akumal Bay to snorkle with the giant turtles. Or you can simply walk 10 yards toward the ocean and snorkle from there. We saw countless species of fish in various sizes, turtles, stingrays, sea urchins & so much more to mention. I could go on and on. Rent a car & drive less than 30 minutes to Tulum, Playa Del Carmen, Puerto Aventuras, Endless Cenotes, Xel Ha, Xcaret, XPLOR and much more. This is truly the best location in the area. You gotta be there to truly experience its beauty."Guest: Carlos G. Date of Stay: June 2013 Review Submitted: January 14, 2014View listing
"We looooved our stay at this condo in Akumal. Our highlight _by far_ was seeing turtles hatch on the sand right in front of the condo. The owner was staying in town and she thankfully called our attention to the turtles hatching one morning. We stayed in late June/early July and there was turtle activity on the beach every night. We liked the location with sandy beach and proximity to restaurants. We enjoyed having the choice of beach or pool for swimming. We would highly recommend this condo. The owner and property manager were both helpful and easy to work with."Guest: Alicia B. Date of Stay: June 2014 Review Submitted: July 3, 2014View listing
"Pio, Fernando, and Norma take excellent care of the Casa Palapa and provide terrific guidance on what to do and what not to do. Pio knows this area very well and is very personable and fun to talk with. Residents of Akumal know Pio and even called him for us when we made a visit to Akumal. Fernando and Norma are always smiling and making sure your stay is comfortable. We are able to find the great place to stay and enjoy the Mayan Riviera. Probably the best highlight for our family of 5, all the kids being teenagers, is that we got to enjoy the sea turtles coming to the beach to lay eggs and baby sea turtles hatch and run for the sea. Many critters to enjoy while here: Iguana’s, hermit crabs, sea turtles, and regular crabs. Within 20 minutes of this spot were the Tulum Ruins, Dos Ojos Cenote, Chedraui (store), Akumal, Gas stations, and a golf course. We told Pio our vacation was to just come relax and enjoy the sun and beach, and he let us do, but let me add that Pio offers deep sea fishing, snorkeling, and will help you with anything you want to do. As you follow the directions to Casa Palapa and you stop at Chedraui to stock up, just know that this store will take American money and have the best exchange rates (12.98 P : 1 USD). I am recommending this Casa Palapa to my family and friends. I would give this 4.5 stars but don’t have the option to, so I gave it a 4. I do this because of not being able to turn the lights off on the outside at night."Guest: Wyoming Date of Stay: August 2014 Review Submitted: August 16, 2014View listing
Akumal Travel Tips
Akumal Villas Offer Exciting Ways to Explore the Yucatan
When you travel to Mexico's Yucatan Peninsula, you will quickly find yourself in a beautiful paradise where natural features and historical sites abound. Akumal is located a short distance from Cancun in the heart of the Mayan Riviera and offers excellent beaches and many attractions. Akumal villas are excellent ways to enjoy your vacation while exploring this fascinating area.
Akumal Villas Offer Wonderful Accommodations
When you choose to spend your vacation in these Akumal lodging choices, you will find that you are in a wonderful setting. These Yucatan vacation rentals offer quiet surroundings and many amenities. Each rental is fully furnished, allowing you to stretch out and truly enjoy the property. Choosing a rental property offers your entire group room to both enjoy company and find some privacy, and makes a great alternative to a hotel.
Akumal Lodging Lets You Explore the Yucatan
When you choose Akumal villas as your destination, you are creating an excellent vacation atmosphere. Starting each day near one of Mexico's most beautiful beaches provides a great atmosphere and helps to set the mood for a day of excitement or relaxation. Akumal lodging is located in an excellent area for swimming and snorkeling, and there is a dive shop as soon as you enter the area.
Yucatan Vacation Rentals Make Ideal Destinations
When you decide to spend your vacation in these Yucatan vacation rentals, you will find that there is much to enjoy. Spend a day at the Mayan ruin site located in the area, or visit the Half Moon Bay, which is filled with sea turtles and other exciting aquatic animals. Akumal villas offer a great location for exploration and adventure.
Akumal lodging is also located near many unique shops and restaurants. Travelers will find a wide array of arts and crafts as well as a number of small stores to visit. These Yucatan vacation rentals offer a scenic view of the Yucatan that is largely unspoiled by development while still offering many attractions and close proximity to major tourist destinations. If you seek all the fun of Mexico but a quiet place to retire every evening, Akumel is the ideal destination for you.