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Recent Tankah reviews

  • Perfect romantic, private, peaceful retreat

    "My fiance and I stayed in the casita for 6 nights this July and were in heaven. The casita has amenities we were seeking that the cabanas did not offer, like a full kitchen and air conditioning. Though, after seeing the two separate cabanas I think we would have been perfectly happy in one of them as well. First, we were greeted immediately by Art, the owner. He and his wife were both kind and available to ask questions of, but they were very respectful of our privacy and did not interfere at all with our quiet times. They reside on-site in a detached home near the casita. We had daily maid service and she was amazing!! Considering the enormous amounts of sand we tracked in along with little bugs and who knows what else, we always returned to a clean and neat home. It is hard to convey just how special this place is, but it was exactly what we wanted for the right price. I looked from Akumal down to Tulum, and had stayed in Soliman Bay twice before, but the prices were not within our range, and we only needed a bed, bath and kitchen, not an elaborate mansion or pool. This fit the bill. The bay just steps from your sliding glass door is calm and fun to snorkel in, and there are three decent restaurants just south walkable along the beach or road from the casita and cabanas. I would hope anyone booking here understands that Tankah is nothing like Cancun...the restaurants close up at nine, and they are far from fancy. People come here for peace and to soak in the beauty of this area not for partying or late nights. A car rental is probably necessary to 90% of visitors, and it was nice for us to have one since we bought groceries in Tulum (huge market[s] there) and went to a couple nearby areas for the day. Having the full kitchen in the casita was handy and we prepared almost all our meals in the casita since it is equipped with everything you need. If you feel the need for a little pampering there is a big resort 5 minutes drive south called Dreams. We got the 1/2 day pass for $50 per person and got all you can eat and drink, from 12 to 6pm. They have a swim up bar, several restaurants, kayaks for borrowing, you name it. It was fun to have the little luxuries, but everywhere we went we just wanted to get back to this little Slice of Paradise in Tankah! In closing, be prepared to fall in love here. With nature, with yourself or your partner all over again, and with just being still!!"
    Guest: Sasha B. Date of Stay: July 2014 Review Submitted: July 14, 2014
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  • As always our favorite place to relax

    "This was our 4th visit to Casa Cavu. We plan to return. Our favorite place to vacation and relax. The house had a fresh coat of paint since the previous year. turtles nested at night at the foot of the palms and patio area. Rocia and Isidro, always the best in taking care of us. This year we took the boat out from Casa Cenote Water sports and snorkeled. 2.5 hours = $35 each. A bargain, and you can bring your own beer. They supply the equip, the boat, the driver, and the cooler. Its the simple things about this place we love."
    Guest: Atlbeme Date of Stay: August 2014 Review Submitted: November 4, 2014
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  • Outstanding vacation location and Home!

    "We stayed here for two weeks in March and had an absolute fabulous time! The owner was extremely helpful prior to our departure with all the necessary information for our trip. The staff at the house were extremely courteous and helpful, and taking the advice of prior comments, we scheduled the cook for numerous meals (more the second week after we tasted how delicious her meals were!). Her Banana bread was absolutely fabulous! Her meals were better than we could be downtown and her afternoon snacks of guacamole and salsa (as well as the quesadilla) every day was some of the best we have ever had! I would definitely recommend this place and we will be coming back! The swimming pool was a real treat and the ocean fabulous. Sporting equipment was great and the housekeeping service was top notch!"
    Guest: Terry D. Date of Stay: March 2015 Review Submitted: April 10, 2015
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  • For A Good Time Call Gianni and Sue....

    "There are so many good things to say about Villa Gordon that I do not know where to start. Everyday was better than the day before. We were eight in number (four couples) and we all felt like family the minute we arrived. Gianni had purchased American beer for us before our arrival and Sue had two bowls of guacamole with chips waiting for us in the fridge. We ate almost every meal at the villa. Gianni, Sue or Sue's mother prepared breakfast, lunch and dinner for us on the days we were eating at the villa. We were never disappointed in a meal. Gianni makes the most wonderful pasta dishes. Sue would cook our breakfast made to order and always blend up a special drink to accompany our food. If you choose to cook for yourself there is no shortage of cookware or dishes. The kitchen hosts two refrigerators, two gas stoves and one oven. The villa is very homey and decorated with bright cheery colors. The bedrooms and bathrooms are very roomy and the hot water is plentiful. The patio is very secluded which was a priority for us. The beach is beautiful. We loved the tidal pools directly off of the patio. It is too rocky to swim around the tidal pools but you can walk a bit up the beach and find a good spot. The Tankah Tres/Casa Cenote area is somewhat secluded and very safe. The restaurant at Casa Cenote has good food and a good view. I have traveled the world over and not found such gracious hosts as Gianni and Sue. They took care of our every desire with a smile. We rented a car but going into Tulum in a taxi was quite easy. We will definitely return as soon as we can. Danny & Pam Mike & Leta Dave & Susan Richard & Jean"
    Guest: Pam M. Date of Stay: February 2015 Review Submitted: March 9, 2015
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