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Luxuriously Casual Large Oceanfront Home close to all of the amenities

Sleeps20
Bedrooms 9
Bathrooms8
Half Baths1
Space 6,500 sq. ft.
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Villa, 9 Bedrooms, 9.5 Baths, (Sleeps 20)

Brisa Caribe/Caribbean Breeze: This 6500 square-foot luxurious and unique oceanfront villa is one of a kind.

Available directly from the owner, this 9 bedroom home that sleeps 20, can also accommodate smaller groups at a reduced rate. We will lock off bedrooms to suit the size of your group and adjust the rate accordingly. The locked off bedrooms are not rented to anyone else and you still have full access to this large property with its many amenities. This is ideal for those groups who may not be sure how many they will have. Reserve it today to lock down the dates, then add more rooms as more of your group confirms they can make it.

The villa is decorated with unusual objects de art and furniture the owners have gathered during a lifetime of travel and life abroad. To showcase this eclectic collection, the bedrooms have each been done in a specific theme. You can spend a week in Africa, Persia, Buenos Aires, the Far East, Mediterranean, Caribbean, South America, Mexico or follow the Bombay trading route. Not neglecting your comfort, all bedrooms have high quality pillow top mattresses and linens, private security safes, CD/i-Pod/radios, alarm clocks and attached bathrooms with showers, hair dryers, plush towels and comfy bathrobes.

A fabulous kitchen, which should please even the most discerning chef. One indoor and three outdoor dining areas. One indoor and two outdoor bars, numerous terraces, an entertainment center with satellite TV offering the networks and more than 20 movie channels. A video DVD and book library, puzzles and games, wireless internet connection, XBOX video game system, two private pools with waterfalls, hammocks under a palapa, volleyball or soccer on the sand, snorkeling right in front of the villa, tranquil courtyard with fountain in back, telephone, gas and charcoal bar-b-ques, the list goes on...

Two housekeepers, a gardener and a handyman, ensure things are kept clean and working well. An English speaking property manager will assist you with your check in and is available should you have a problem. Massage and a cook are available at the villa for an extra charge.

Walking distance to numerous restaurants, shops, internet cafes, pharmacy, car rental, tour operators, church, swim with dolphins, golf, tennis, deep sea fishing charters, sailing and other attractions. Excellent ocean and world renown cave diving area. Day trips to Mayan Ruins and the island of Cozumel.

Did we mention the views? SPECTACULAR!

More Details

Owner
Owner
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Member since: 2001
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
November 15, 2017

About The Owner

Before making Puerto Aventuras our permanent home, we were fortunate enough to travel to some of the far corners of the world where we have been privileged to meet people and see things that normal travel does not often allow. Living and working in remote and exotic places has given us an eclectic taste and provided a collection of art and furniture which we so proudly showcase in our home villa Brisa Caribe, which we love to share with family, friends and guests. We still travel 1 to 3 months of the year and continue to bring home things to share with our guests and remind us of our travels.

Why The Owner chose Puerto Aventuras

Drawn to the area by the warm weather, great diving, friendly people and easy access for our family and friends, we purchased the 3 lots and then designed the home to fit our lifestyle and vast collection of 'stuff'. We wanted a home that was both comfortable for 2 but functions well for a large group. Whenever you bring a group together you need to have places for the group to gather as one and to escape as a single or couple. Experience has shown that our design and how we have set up our home have allowed us to reach that goal.

What makes this villa unique

You will not find another home anywhere in this area that is anything like Brisa Caribe. We landed here with a 40 foot container from the Middle East where we were living and a 20 foot container from Canada where we first originated. With this we set up each of the 9 bedrooms with a different theme. Additionally there are many places around the home and property to spread out or hideout as the case might be.

With restaurants, shops, activities and services all within walking distance of the villa, the location is ideal for most because a vehicle is not needed and it is easy to slip away and do things or to spend time away from the group.

The home is loaded with many little extras that make it a home and not just a vacation rental set up from the local stores.

We encourage you to visit our web site and see more details including our guest comments page.

Doug & Shelly

Amenities

Puerto Aventuras Villa Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • villa
Meals:
  • Catering available
  • Breakfast - Booking Possible
  • Lunch - Booking Possible
  • Dinner - Booking Possible
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 6500 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 20
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events allowed ...
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only ...
  • Only registered guests listed on the rental agreement and owners approved staff and service providers are allowed on the property.
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Beachfront ...
  • Oceanfront ...
  • Resort
Theme:
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Bottled Water
  • Broadband Access
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Safe
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Water Cooler
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • Blender
  • Catering Available ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen ...
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 20 people
Bathrooms:
  • 8 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Buenos Aires en-suite bathroom - toilet , shower
    Caribbean en-suite bathroom - toilet , shower
    Mediterranea en-suite bathroom - toilet , shower , jetted tub , bidet , jetted tub has ocean view
    South America en-suite bathroom - toilet , shower
    Persia en-suite bathroom - toilet , shower
    Africa en-suite bathroom - toilet , shower
    Poolside - toilet
    Bombay en-suite bathroom - toilet , shower , jetted tub , jetted tub with view of ocean
    Mexico en-suite bathroom - toilet , shower
    Asia en-suite bathroom - tub , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 9 Bedrooms, Sleeps 20
  • South America - 1 king , 1 sleep sofa /futon , oceanfront with walk out to pool
    Mediterranea Bedroom - 1 king , Master bedroom with ocean view
    Caribbean bedroom - 1 king , Oceanfront with walk out to pool
    Buenos Aires bedroom - 1 king , 2 twin/ single , can be set up as a King or 2 Single/Twin beds
    Persia bedroom - 1 queen , ground floor walk out to garden
    Africa bedroom - 1 king , 1 twin/ single , Garden view
    Asia bedroom - 1 king , 2 twin/ single , can be set up as a King or 2 Singles/Twins
    Bombay bedroom - 1 king , 1 twin/ single , Master bedroom with private oceanfront terrace
    Mexico bedroom - 1 king , oceanfront bedroom with walkout to pool
  • King size beds (8) 2 of the King beds can be split into Twins, Queen size Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (5) Can be set up as Twins or King, Baby Cribs (3) pack-n-play style, 3 high chairs, baby monitors, Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) futon converts to double bed. In bedroom with King bed
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Books for Adults
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Music Library ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Game Console ...
  • Video Games ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Barbecue
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Gated Community
  • Gazebo ...
  • Golf ...
  • Large Cooler
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Sand Box
  • Small Cooler
  • Tennis ...
  • Tennis Court
  • Terrace
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool ...
  • jetted tub ...
Onsite Services:
  • Daily Maid Service
  • Massage
  • Private Chef
  • Staff
Attractions:
  • bay/sound
  • botanical garden
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • rain forests
  • reefs
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horseshoes
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • paragliding
  • parasailing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • spelunking
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
maid service Monday through Saturday, pool/maintenance man, gardner, bicycles

Reviews

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average rating of 4.964286 based on 28 reviews
Calgary, Alberta Canada
5

Wonderful Week Away!

  • 5 of 5

We arrived in Brisa Caribe in late February and were able to relax as soon as we arrived. The owners were extremely accommodating and created a sense that we were truly at a home away from home. Each of the rooms in Brisa Caribe has a different theme attached to it and is adorned with authentic artifacts from the area that it is modeled after. We stayed in the "honeymoon" suite which was aptly named the "Bombay Room" and held wonderful artifacts from the area. We awoke to a beautiful ocean front view every morning and the rooms were expertly cleaned by the time we got home from our adventures in the afternoon.

The property was well kept and the fridge was always full of cool drinks. We were a quick walk away from the main restaurant and shopping area of Puerto Aventuras, as well as the Dolphin Adventure and fishing expedition area. A 20 min cab ride brought us to Playa Del Carmen when we wanted more options and the local adventure sites were minutes away.

I would extremely recommend the property to others as we were able to "get away from it all" and still have all the luxuries of home in a setting that was relaxing, fun adventurous, and beautiful. Plenty of room for large groups and a ton of fun for even a couple to enjoy the beauty of this wonderful villa!

  • Submitted: May 17, 2009
  • Stayed: February 2009
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: On your personal web site you will find a full listing of area restaurants and activities.
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Chicago, IL
5

Spectacular Home + Exceptional Location + Amazing Service + Epic Family Vacation=Perfection!

  • 5 of 5

We had the pleasure of staying at Brisa Caribe over Spring Break with 5 families: children ages from 3-13yrs. We wanted to rent a home that would allow all of us to be together yet have space to go off and relax or walk to town...this house was the perfect set up for our group. Doug was spectacular to work with as we planned our vacation and helped to answer all question quickly prior to our stay. Everything from transportation to extended stay options (flight left late on check out day), to our daily chef services, to greeting us/walking thru the house. Speaking of Chef Services...Tina was AMAZING! Hiring a chef was a luxury for our families- but was the second best decision (booking Brisa Caribe was #1) and she spoiled us the entire week!! It truly turns a vacation into a vacation for everyone when Tina is there. Her ability to create amazing meals for the adults and then modify for "kid friendly palates" was perfect.

So here are some key take away of why this home and experience was the perfect vacation for our group:

1.) The layout of the home. Allowed for adults to have master bedrooms with private ensuite and kids to have their own spaces plus plenty of gathering spaces inside and out.

2.) Beach Front Location with Private Pool. The beach area in front of the home was fantastic-clean sand and though "public" you truly have your own private beach with they small retaining wall. The pools were perfect size for our group.Of course dominated usually by the kids it was piece of mind that we knew ALL the kids in the pool and really made it so much easier to monitor pool activity -we did not have to look far! (We did visit an all inclusive for a few hours after leaving Brisa Caribe (due to the plane times) and within minutes of arriving pool side the relaxation we had at our home was over in the over crowded pool trying to keep track of our kids..We did not know how good we had it!)

3.) 5 Star Accommodations & Service. The home is more beautiful than the pictures and yet very family friendly. The beds, linens, kitchen & kitchen stock were top notch and the staff was exceptional. I have used VRBO over the past 8 years booking vacations so I have experience with great owners/managers and less professional people. Doug is at the top of his game.

Six months later we still talk about our amazing vacation at Brisa Caribe and hope to return once again...Doug thank you for spoiling our families with everything Mexico and Brisa Caribe has to offer!

  • Submitted: Aug 13, 2017
  • Stayed: March 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Outstanding family experience at the Brisa Caribe Villa

  • 5 of 5

We had our first family "Union" for 20 family members ages 1 to 56 at the Villa Brisa Caribe. It was an absolutely wonderful vacation. The children and teenagers were never bored and the adults had a great, relaxing week. Both the owner, Doug Wasmuth, and his virtual and on-site team were attentive and immediately responsive to any questions or concerns I had. They made most of the arrangements for our daytime adventures as well as the local Mexican cooks we engaged for the week. It was so easy to have a day of adventure and not have to worry about breakfast or lunch preparations and the food was fantastic. Even the babies had a great time playing in the pool, walking on the beach, investigating the wildlife and singing karaoke. All of the adventures we took were fabulous and the transports that were arranged for us made it very easy for us to get around. The weather was great (it only rained on one morning) and the Villa was beautiful and well kept up. Everything was perfect. We could not have asked for better accommodations. The family had such a great time that they want to come back for our 2nd family "reunion" in a couple of years.

  • Submitted: Jun 13, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Perfect house to relax and recharge

  • 5 of 5

After staying at a big resort in Mexico last Spring we decided to rent a house this time with another family and somehow found Brisa Caribe. It turned out to be a great choice, a few highlights:

- The information, follow-up, attention to detail and documentation is outstanding. Doug and his team arranged for transportation, provided all of the information we could have asked for in advance, and the on-site staff were extremely helpful and friendly. It felt like home the day we arrived.

- Puerto Adventuras is a relaxed town with a small golf course and tennis courts available (bring your own racquet), and numerous nearby excursion opportunities. Kantun-Chi is a 5 minute cab ride away, a great public beach Ichpu-Ha (sp?) a few minutes away as well. Numerous restaurants (esp Italian) in town and fishing, snorkeling and diving excusions at the Marina a block or two away. Great proximity.

- While there is no beach directly in front of the house you can walk over to Dreams Hotel and enjoy that beach or on calm days go snorkeling right out front - lots to see.

- I highly recommend having the staff prepare meals in the home. Its very reasonable, about the cost of going out, and the food is outstanding.

- For fun at the house there are numerous games, books and a 200+ DVD collection at your disposal. All of the little things were done right and the home is very well maintained - good water pressure, lots of hot water, good A/C if you need it, bottled water, lots of ceiling fans, etc.

- The weather was very moderate for this time of year, we were never really hot and hardly ran the A/C as there is always a nice onshore breeze, and lots of hammocks and chairs for napping outside.

- We were a bit concerned about being close to the busy Dream Hotel but it was not a problem.

In summary, this is a very unique property, first rate in all respects.

  • Submitted: Mar 6, 2017
  • Stayed: February 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Wonderful Vacation!!

  • 5 of 5

We planned this vacation with 17 of us. We had a great time. The house is beautiful. It was the perfect set up with plenty of privacy as well as large spaces including the kitchen for all of us to gather in. The staff did an amazing job!! Doug met us when we first arrived and gave us a tour of the house. Doug also arranged transportation to and from the airport which was on time both ways. There were plenty of choices for dinner within walking distance. The only regret we have is that we did not take advantage of arranging for the chef to cook us dinner at the house. We will have to do that on a return trip as this place will definitely be put on the list as a place to return to!!!!

  • Submitted: Feb 14, 2017
  • Stayed: January 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for taking the time to write the review. We enjoyed meeting the group on arrival and having you as guests. You would be welcome back anytime.
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Phoenix, AZ
5

When Can I Go Back???

  • 5 of 5

Hi Doug, Thank you for letting us stay at your beautiful Brisa Caribe. My family of 20 had everything they needed

to have a wonderful vacation. The things you provided to us made it very comfortable and convenient for us. We

had games and movies, play toys and floats for the pool, baby items such as high chairs and baby gates and

much more. We never lacked for something to do! There are so many options for things to do nearby.

Some of our group did Explore which was a favorite, some went scuba diving, we went to Tulum, even a trip

to Cozumel. The local Mexican cooks were awesome! OH MY! I can’t even say enough about them. Worth

every penny! What a treat it was to have tasty meals prepared for us. We tried out some of the restaurants

in the area and the kids loved going to see the dolphins, sea lions and manatees. The staff were very helpful.

We really appreciated the cool towels and chips and salsa when we arrived.

I love your decorations and artifacts from around the world. They are so unique!

Negatives--having to go home after a week! The use of a washer/dryer would be helpful.

  • Submitted: May 30, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
50 Miles
Cancun
Nearest Barpub
200 Metres
just around the corner
Nearest Ferry
6 Miles
Playa del Carmen to Cozumel
Nearest Golf
700 Metres
Puerto Aventuras
Nearest Restaurant
200 Metres
just around the corner
Car: not necessary

Swim with Dolphins, Mayan Ruins, ATV Tours, Jungle Tours, Mayan village Tours, ZipLine canopy tours

Photos

Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $1,000
Service Fee for Staff $400
Tax Rate 19.0%

Rates are subject to change without notice. Please check our web site or contact us to confirm rates and any discounts that may be offered. NOTE we often offer discounts for arrival in less than 60 days.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Canceled bookings will not receive a refund