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Amazing Ocean View 2 pools

Sleeps2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

Condo, 1 Bedroom + Convertible bed(s), 1 Bath, (Sleeps 2)

This is a beachfront ocean view paradise. Whether you snorkel or dive just a few steps outside your door in Half Moon Bay (the snorkeling in front is incredible!) or take a leisurely walk to nearby Yal Ku Lagoon to swim with its abundant fish and sea turtles; or just want to take a quick dip in the pool between relaxed reading on the beach you’ll enjoy this conveniently located condominium in South Akumal on the Mayan Rivera.

Our condominium has one of the best views in Akumal, perched on the north point of Half Moon Bay. This oceanfront condo has large tinted glass walls facing the sea, providing an awesome view from the living room, kitchen and dining room.

There is a full kitchen with utensils, daily maid service and fresh drinking water.

The ocean side tanning area is pure sand maintained by a retaining wall at water's edge. There are thatched shade umbrellas and chaise lounges on the sand making a very nice tanning area. Some of the best snorkeling is right off the condos on the north end of the bay. A small pool is located just off the beach, cool off after sunbathing.

Nearby another excellent snorkeling opportunity awaits in Yal ku lagoon which is just a 5 minute walk away. Before you get to Yal ku you will pass Que Onda Italian restaurant serving fresh pasta, Italian specialties, fine wines and yummy deserts. A convenience store is by the parking lot in front of the condos for last minute items. Farther south down the north Akumal road are more restaurants, convenience stores, La Buena Vida bar/restaurant and their dive shop, and finally the heart of Akumal at Akumal Bay. There you will find grocery stores, gift shops, Lol ha beach bar and restaurant, two dive shops, and of course, famous Akumal main beach. Both Akumal main beach and Half Moon Bay are famous for marine turtles who can usually be seen on any given snorkeling session.

The beautiful Tulum Ruins are only 20 minutes drive, there are several local cenotes 5 minutes away.

Keywords: Condominium

More Details

Owner
Doreen
Member since: 2008
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 2 days
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
November 21, 2017

About Doreen

My husband, my daughter and I live in Portland, Oregon. The very first time I went to Akumal I absolutely fell in love with it. I never thought I would want to own proprty In Mexico and then I discoverd the Yucatan and the Carribean. A owner of the property where we were staying told me the condo was for sale, Three month later I flew down to take ownership.

Doreen purchased this condo in 2008

Why Doreen chose Akumal

The ocean view is absolutely amazing and I love the two swimming pools. I can't get enough of the snokeling directly out front.

What makes this condo unique

Once again the view are what make this condo so charming. I made a staind glass window in Portland and hauled it down with me to add to the charm. All the pictures were hand chosen to reresent the area and fit in to the environment. I have done all I can to make it personal and comfortable with out feeling like you are in someone elses home.

Map

Nearest Airport
60 Miles
Cancun

North end of Half Moon Bay

Amenities

Akumal Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 2
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 2
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Beachfront
  • Ocean View ...
  • Oceanfront
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Computer Available
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking Off Street
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • King size beds (1)
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Television
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
Attractions:
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • horseback riding
  • shelling
  • sight seeing
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness center
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • hiking
  • snorkeling/diving
  • swimming

Reviews

Excellent! 4.6/5 -
(37 traveler reviews)

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Amazing Ocean View 2 pools
average rating of 4.6216216 based on 37 reviews
4

Exceptional View

  • 4 of 5

We really enjoyed this condo. Had everything we needed.

  • Submitted: Oct 25, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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East Bay, CA
5

My favorite vacation ever!

  • 5 of 5

We just returned from a 10 day vacation at this lovely Condo in Akumal. The condo had everything we needed. I made breakfast every morning and we enjoyed our morning coffee on the lounge chairs in front of the ocean. The sofa and lounger in the front of the condo were perfect.....because the view was spectacular!

The management company was there for our every need. I had a business situation and they completely solved it with their ability to scan, copy and email for me. We even rented our snorkeling equipment from them.....at almost half the price quoted from another dive shop.

What can i say about daily maid service? Our girl Leila kept our place clean and tidy, along with providing bathroom and beach towels whenever they were needed. We also were provided fresh bottled water daily.

Akumal is a perfect destination. Right down the road is Tulum. We spent several days visiting the Mayan Ruins, along with visiting the many beaches, shops and restaurants. In the opposite direction is Playa Del Carmen. We spent an entire day on 5th ave shopping and dining. Along the quiet road in Akumal are many restaurants, souvenir shops and convenience shops for food and wine. We even watched Monday Night football at a bar just down the road!

Every morning we took a walk for exercise, then finished with a swim in one of the two pools.

My boyfriend loves the ocean and he spent many many hours snorkeling right out front of the condo. I lounged and read my book, enjoying a cocktail or two.

I think our favorite adventure was right out our back door at Yal Ku. A beautiful nature preserve snorkeling lagoon with fresh and saltwater. We saw a million fish. The best part, it was a five minute walk down the street. Dont miss it!!

All in all....my favorite vacation ever!

  • Submitted: Oct 5, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
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5

Excellent condo with a million dollar view!

  • 5 of 5

The managers were great and provided everything we needed. The bike rentals were needed as the condo is located a few kilos from any restaurants.

  • Submitted: Jun 24, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Oakland, California, USA
4

Relaxing and quite section of Akumal

  • 4 of 5

This condo was perfect for us. It's on the end of the bay that is quite but still beautiful. You are 5-10 minutes away from Akumal beach if you want more activity. A couple good restaurants within walking distance.

  • Submitted: Jun 18, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Wilsonville, Oregon
5

Beautiful spot!

  • 5 of 5

The view was amazing! The ocean right out front and the two pools were very convenient. We enjoyed the neighborhood and the nearby restaurants were wonderful. Would definitely recommend this condo to anyone looking for a peaceful, beautiful spot to unwind.

  • Submitted: Jun 4, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

The place was just the right size, exactly what I expected.

  • 5 of 5

The property was great, exactly what I was looking for. We didn't spend much time on the property, we went out and did a whole bunch of adventures. The surrounding area was awesome, we loved getting up and running and all the local restaurants were fantastic. It was close to tulum and playa Del carmen so we spent some time there. The local Iguana family that lives under the stairs were fun to see sun bathing every morning (we named the big one Larry). Such a great week. Thank you

  • Submitted: Jun 4, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Additional information about rental rates

Cancellation prior to 60 days full refund, after 60 days refund only if unit gets rented for dates cancelled.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.

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