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Casbah Del Mar - Oceanfront Luxury Condo with Pool

Sleeps5
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Space 1,200 sq. ft.
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 5 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Condo, 2 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 2 Baths (Sleeps 4-5)

VRBO#154274 Homeaway#339427

Casbah del Mar is a 2 bedroom, 2 bath, luxury condo located directly on the ocean in beautiful Puerto Morelos, Mexico. Designed for indulgent relaxation and getting away, a stay at the Moroccan-inspired Casbah del Mar is best served chilled. Not your typical condo, this rental comes with a very large furnished terrace that overlooks the azure ocean. The terrace contains comfortable seating for six and a separate seating area for conversation and entertaining. This fully-equipped unit contains a master suite and a guest bedroom, for a total of four adult guests.

All beds come with top-quality linens and down pillows for your sleeping comfort. Each bed has been fitted with very comfortable memory-foam pads for a restful sleep after a hard day of sunshine, the ocean breezes, and exciting exploration. The well-kept grounds contain a swimming pool with beach access. Having just six units in the building allows for intimacy and privacy.

More Details

Owner
Owner John McNulty
Member since: 2007
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 2 days
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
June 27, 2017

Why Owner John McNulty chose Quintana Roo

We fell in love with Puerto Morelos. The serenity, the breezes, and the townspeople are all wonderful.

What makes this condo unique

Private large terrace overlooking the ocean.

Guestbook comments from the owner

We just loved Puerto Morelos! The terrace and it's furniture was very wonderful! The kitchen was also great and very complete, we were surprised of the great quality of all the accessories: great knifes, pans and we were so happy with the expresso machine.The place was very clean, Marlene who came to clean the place was very nice and did a very great job.Tomas was very nice and helpful whenever we needed help. Loved the beach, and the view day and night, the moments on the terrace were a must!
Jan 2012
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Amenities

Puerto Morelos Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 2
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1200 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Beach ...
  • Beach View ...
  • Beachfront ...
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront
  • Village ...
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Romantic
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Basic Soaps
  • Bottled Water
  • Carport
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Covered Parking
  • Filtered Water
  • Grey Water System
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Mobile Phone ...
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking On Street
  • Safe
  • Sunbed
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Water Cooler
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Grill
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single
  • * King Bed: 2 Twins that can be moved apart to make 2 twins. * Twin/Single Bed (2) : Can be moved together to make into king bed.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Books for Kids
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games for Kids
  • Music Library ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo ...
  • Television
  • VCR
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Barbecue
  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Binoculars
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Fully Fenced Property
  • Gazebo
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Entertainment Area
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Small Cooler
  • 4 garden chairs
  • 4 beach chairs
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • In Ground Pool
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool
Onsite Services:
  • Housekeeper
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • caves
  • churches
  • duty free shops
  • festivals
  • marina
  • reefs
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • paddle boating
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • paragliding
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
* Cell Phone: Local # just need to pick up a phone card available in town. * WiFi (Wireless Internet)

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(26 traveler reviews)

Casbah Del Mar - Oceanfront Luxury Condo with Pool
average rating of 4.769231 based on 31 reviews
3

Casbah Del Mar Needs Some Love

  • 3 of 5

Our family of three recently spent eight days in Puerto Morelos and rented Casbah del Mar. PM is a beautiful fishing town with gorgeous beaches, great restaurants, multitude of activities or the perfect setting to read a book and work on your tan. We will return to PM - sadly, our one disappointment was the condo we rented. This property is far from "luxury" as it is listed and has been seriously neglected. It is in dire need of a good cleaning and paint job throughout. The outside furniture hasn't been cleaned in eons which is evidenced by the cobwebs and bird poop. The dead plants on the terrace do nothing to enhance this. The outside terrace also needs a thorough cleaning. There is no shade on the terrace (as mentioned in other reviews). A sunproof awning would be a welcome addition. The interior furniture in living room has also seen better days. The beds and bedding were very comfortable. The kitchen is far from "fully stocked" falls far short of that. The two redeeming factors in the kitchen were the dishes provided as well as the glassware. Otherwise, the kitchen is a mess with drawer fronts falling off & cracked cabinets that should have been replaced long ago. The bathrooms appear to have been updated and were in fairly good condition. The Master Bath seldom had water pressure nor hot water. A large chunk of tile is missing on the Master Bath vanity. We were provided with four small bath towels for the three of us. The swimming pool is lovely; however, in eight days we NEVER saw the pool thoroughly cleaned and noone ever hosed down the pool area. The manner in which it was cleaned and maintained was questionable at best. We saw the Groundskeeper dump a bucket of something in the pool twice during our eight days. The pool was never vacuumed as is the case at every property we have every stayed at. The grounds around this property have been truly overlooked and not "well-kept" as described. Housekeeping is at a bare minimum and was provided only once during our eight day stay. It should be mentioned that neither the housekeepers or the Groundskeeper speak any English. Fortunately, our daughter is fluent and we were able to manage. There is no "Property Manager" on premises. We saw who we took to be the Property Manager for a total of five minutes our first day and never again. At no time did we receive a copy of our rental contract or info packet which we requested from the owner. No book supplied giving tips to area.

  • Submitted: Mar 31, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Exceeded our expectations

  • 5 of 5

The private outdoor deck that goes with the unit is just incredibly big and beautiful. The gorgeous beach is immediately below. The unit is nicely furnished and the kitchen is well-equipped. The second bedroom is rather small, but overall, it's a very nice place. It's a bit of a walk to town - or a 50 pesos cab ride. The trickiest part was finding the place the first time. The house is called Casa Del Mar, and local drivers know the street it's on - Calle de Palapas - but the driver who took us from the airport didn't know the area and we had to help him find it. It would be nice if there had been a notebook with more local information. We would return to this unit if we return to Puerto Morelos, which is a nice, clean town.

  • Submitted: Mar 19, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
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5

Amazing beach front property

  • 5 of 5

We stayed here a week during spring break. We went to town almost every night for dinner and the drive was about 7 minutes from the condo. We enjoyed the very large terrace and had breakfast and coffee out there before heading to the ruins, snorkeling and cenotes every day. In my opinion Puerto Morelos is the place to be if you want a quaint town feel. We visited Cancun and Playa de Carmen but we all agreed we picked the right place here on the beach. The property is clean and the beds were comfortable. There is plenty of room on the deck for friends and family to spend the day if you choose, the only problem I saw was we didn't want to leave. Thank you John for sharing your home, life here is truly a beach!

  • Submitted: Mar 19, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
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5

Paradise!!

  • 5 of 5

This was my 5th visit and counting, need I say more?! Seriously this condo has it all. It always delivers..

It is the best location in town ( just a short taxi or walk down the beach) and when my travel plans changed John really went out of his way too work with me and I'm so thankful he did!

Relaxation is key here and the perfect place to get away from it all, this beats a resort any day of the week!

Thanks again John and Elaine for sharing your slice of heaven with me!!

  • Submitted: Mar 4, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
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5

Amazing and beautiful

  • 5 of 5

I loved my morning coffee on deck watching the beautiful sunrise, would come back here every year. Thank you for a great holiday

  • Submitted: Feb 17, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
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4

The best condo in Puerto Morelos.

  • 4 of 5

This condo is the best of the complex of 6 condos, with its wide terrace overlooking the ocean and complete with outdoor living and dining furniture.

My women's retreat groups are able to enjoy yoga on the beach at dawn, breakfasts on the terrace, group meetings inside and out, relaxed walks into

town for dinner, and star gazing at night from the privacy of the terrace. We cook many meals in the well equipped kitchen, when we don't feel like

going out. We like being away from the bustle and noise of town.

  • Submitted: Jul 17, 2016
  • Stayed: Apr 2016
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Map

Nearest Airport
20 Miles
Cancun
Nearest Barpub
0.5 Miles
Unico!
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
307
Nearest Beach
2 Metres
In Front of place, no street, directly on sand.
Car: recommended

Only a short twenty five-minute walk to town along the beach, Casbah Del Mar sits in a quiet little section of beach homes secluded from traffic and noise. We have discovered that this little area of the Yucatan has managed to keep its charm and character, and we want to share our little secret with you.

'How beautiful it is to do nothing, and then to rest afterward.' ~Spanish Proverb

Other Activities: Shopping, Kayaking, Shelling, WIldlife Viewing, Yoga,

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Rates & Availability

Puerto Morelos Condo Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Low Season
May 1 2017 - Nov 14 2017
5 night minimum stay
$1,400
 
 
2017 Fall High Season
Nov 15 2017 - Dec 22 2017
7 night minimum stay
$1,500
 
 
Xmas 2017 NYE 2018
Dec 23 2017 - Jan 6 2018
7 night minimum stay
$1,600
 
 
2018 High Season
Jan 7 2018 - Apr 30 2018
7 night minimum stay
$1,500
 

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