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LUXURY BEACH VILLA Includes Chef, 2 Pools, WiFi, Best Snorkeling & Kayaking Bay

Bedrooms 6
Half Baths2
Space 8,000 sq ft
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 4 - 7 nights


About the property

Villa, 6 Bedrooms, 8 Baths, (Sleeps 14) Also Rents with 3 - 5 BR See Rates Notes



*** SPECIAL**** Sept. 15 - 29, 2018 ONLY $600 Per Night!!!!! See Details Below under "Last Minute Deals"!!!

You are dealing with the Owner of this property, not a property manager.

Calendar and Rate Quotes usually are not accurate on this site. Email us so we can give you up to date availability, rates and answer any questions you have. PLEASE CONTACT ME BEFORE YOU SEND A RESERVATION REQUEST.

Our Rates Are The Same As In The Past! We now INCLUDE All Taxes instead of adding them after you inquire.

We have THE MOST reviews out of ALL of the vacation rentals in the ENTIRE Tulum area and maintain a 5 STAR RATING!!! Go see our more than 105 Five Star Reviews! You know where! T. A. (Sorry, we are not permitting to spell out this other site). Go to T.A. page, click on Vacation Rentals, put in Tulum, Mexico - (Don't put in any dates), click "Find Vacation Rentals". Then look on RIGHT SIDE & click on "SORT BY" then click on "# of Reviews". WE ARE # 1.

Keep Checking Back for "LAST MINUTE DEALS & FREEBIES" Huge Savings & Freebies!!!


***Sept. 15 - 29, 2018 *** Unheard of Opportunity!!! Entire Villa with 6 Bedrooms and 14 people or less ONLY $600 Per Night!!!! 4 Night Minimum Stay. INCLUDES Fantastic chef, daily housekeeping, Rooftop Pool, Regular Pool, Spectacular Snorkeling & Kayaking and ALL the Other Amenities Casa Caribena have to Offer.

Chef service is ALWAYS included in ALL Rentals!

Email us to check on any FREEBIES available!!

Also rents with 4 & 5 bedrooms most of the year. See under the "Rates & Availability" page, then LOOK under the entire calendar, for all of the rate details for 4, 5 & 6 bedrooms and all of the different times of year.

Come see why Casa Caribeña has the most 5 Star Reviews! CHEF INCLUDED IS ONE REASON. Just remodeled with contemporary & Mexican styles & finishing. This magnificent villa of almost 6,000 square feet of interior space with an additional 3,500 square feet of terraces, patios, rooftop and outdoor living space was featured in the book, 'Travel Stories of the Mayan Riviera', and again featured in the travel magazine, 'Budget Travel'.

When using only 4 or 5 Bedrooms, you pick the ones you want to use after you arrive. The bedrooms you don't use are then locked for no one else to use. You have the entire villa to yourselves! When renting the first floor 3 bedroom villa it is just that floor of 2,600 square feet, 3 1/2 baths, huge living room, dining room, kitchen, huge beachfront patio, pool, gardens and much more.

Casa Caribena was just remodeled with granite in both kitchens, marble bathroom counter tops with vessel sinks, re-tiled showers with glass panels, ALL mahogany woodwork throughout the entire villa and re-tiled floors with 20 inch tiles! All giving it a very New & Contemporary look with a Mexican flare!!! It’s a NEW VILLA!!!

Casa Caribeña is a beautiful 6 bedroom villa with 5 Master Suites and 1 bedroom with its bath across the hall. All bedrooms are in the villa with none in the maid’s quarter’s house (casita). The villa is on a sandy white beach, with a wonderful pool and fantastic palapa (thatched roof) patio for incredible outdoor living! It also has its Rooftop Plunge Pool & Roof Top Living Room, Bar & Bath, where you can see the entire bay. This is the place to be!

The huge kitchen has all that you need to cook whatever you like but we have something even better for you!!! We INCLUDE the Chef, AT NO ADDITIONAL COST, so that all the cooks in your group get a vacation also. You just purchase the groceries. We also can give you a quote including the groceries. Just ask! I'm sure you've already read all of the 5 Star reviews about Lily, her delicious meals and how wonderful this villa is for your group.

The dining room seats fourteen people very comfortably or you may also enjoy your meals “Alfresco” on the patio/palapa directly in front of the turquoise blue waters of the Caribbean, with seating for 14 people so everyone always eats together.

The living room with the new contemporary “U” shape sofa, can seat everyone and is very comfortable!!! It is connected to the dining room by beautiful arches and has U.S./Canadian Satellite with 42 inch TV. A powder room along with the wet bar is connected to the living room and invites you to create your favorite tropical specialties.

The pool also has a lounging area in the water so you can stay cool while soaking up the rays. The palapa patio is furnished with a large table and chairs, lounge chairs, and hammocks.

Upstairs on the roof, you have your personal dipping pool that seats 14 people from where you’ll gaze at the beautiful colors of the Caribbean, or the spectacular stars at night. The neighbors will be very envious of you since you are in the only rooftop dipping pool in the entire bay.

For those that would rather not get wet, there is a huge, shaded, very comfortable living room along with large relaxing chairs and lounge chairs. The higher you go, the better the views. Look all the down the beach to the ruins of Tulum and beyond or north to the point. The views will astound you. This is the spot to be while sipping your Margarita or Pina Colada, having a massage or just enjoying.

Casa Caribena is immaculately clean and furbished so that you feel the love that has been put into it. From the hand carved wooden sculptures, to the other decorations, you will see why this home is cherished.

Each bedroom is air-conditioned and has its' own private bath. There is also a half bath by the bar for your convenience and another half bath is on the roof. The first Master-Suite is beachfront, huge and has a king-size and queen-size bed. The second Master-Suite is also on the beach side with a king-size bed, private bath, vanity and is very spacious. The third Master-Suite has a view of the lovely gardens and pool and has a queen-size bed and private bath. The fourth Master-Suite is upstairs and on the ocean with its king size bed, personal terrace and private bath. The fifth Master-Suite is also upstairs, ocean side; with a king size bed, personal terrace, & private bath. The sixth bedroom is upstairs overlooking the pool & jungle with a king size bed, walk-in closet and its bathroom is across the hall.

Casa Caribeña invites you to have the best vacation of your life. The second living room upstairs is very comfy with 3 sofas around a TV with American/Canadian satellite programming. Adjacent to this room is a game room with floor to ceiling windows that gives you the view of the entire bay. You feel like you are outside while sitting in this room. There is also a full bar up here with a full size frig and stove and utensils.

Lounging is a priority while at Casa Caribena so there are lounge chairs on the beach along with hammocks to sway in. Besides the 13 x 26 foot pool having its own lounge area inside, there are also lounge chairs, and a hammock area with a soft sandy floor for your relaxing. Whether you are swinging in one of the hammocks on the beach side or the jungle side, or gazing at the entire bay of Tankah from your rooftop perch, you know that you are in paradise.

Pampering is also a priority here. You have fantastic masseuses that come to the villa and give the most wonderful relaxing massages, manicures, pedicures, and facials while lounging around the pool, under the palapa patio, up on the roof or wherever you prefer. All of these services come to you while at Casa Caribena at very reasonable additional costs. You don't have to go anywhere.

Casa Caribena has a wireless Internet connection. The sea kayaks are great fun to play with and the snorkeling is spectacular, directly in front on the villa. Bone fishing trips can be made to go to Boca Paila, one of the foremost bone fishing areas in the world only 45 minutes from Casa Caribena. Deep Sea fishing can also be arranged and is only minutes away.

There is a great dive shop just 50 yards from the villa and 2 restaurants/bars within a 5 minute walking distance, along with a mini-market. You are located within minutes of Mayan Ruins, Cenotes, Dry Caves, Playa del Carmen, Xcaret, Xel-Ha, and Chichen Itz, plus lots, lots more! You are in the MIDDLE of the Riviera Maya.

A few steps down the beach is the famous Cenote Manati. This is a fresh water pool, of emerald green, crystal clear water. You have the beautiful Caribbean in front of you with the cool fresh water cenote in back of you. What a place to be... Our staff is very complete and they aim to help you enjoy the most exquisite vacation that you ever experienced. Casa Caribena has it all.

More Details

Gimena or Michael Coate
Member since: 2001
Speaks: english, spanish
Response time:
Within 12 hours
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Calendar last updated:
September 24, 2018

What makes this villa unique

Our guests continue to tell us that the snorkeling in front of the villa is the BEST they have ever seen! Sea kayaking is so nice in the bay, with a spectacular view. No worries of undertow or seaweed.

Guestbook comments from the owner

As avid divers, we travel considerably, and always stay in a villa by the water. We insist on this, as we also have snorkelers and small children who need to enjoy the beach. Very frankly, we were blown away. We had 13, including 3 small children, but all 10 adults could not have been more pleased.

Lisa prepared us so well, that no stone was left unturned during our trip. Lily and her team were the consummate hosts and cooks, even happily acquiescing to 3 late to very late night dinners due to a late arrival and two night dives that would have turned many cooks into frothing malcontents.

Lisa also gave us a nugget about the turtle sanctuary nearby, and at the appointed time, we visited the part of the beach where these behemoths lay their eggs in the dark of night. We went not once,,,not twice, but three separate times. If you stay at Casa Caribena, you HAVE to experience this.

I personally fell asleep in the hammock several times as it swayed with the afternoon Caribbean breezes, but usually, it wasn't open for me. (Next time, I might just rent the place by myself)

We rented all 6 bedrooms, so had full usage of all 3 floors, and the most enjoyable was the top deck, where we enjoyed the dipping pool after our dives each day. After cooling off, we would sit in the lounge chairs...some of us in the shade, and some worshiping the sun, but all of us basking in the welcomed breezes that picked up about that time of day. It is on this floor that I could see myself in retirement, finally getting to that book I have promised myself I would write.
Jul 2015
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Tulum Villa Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • villa
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 8000 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 14
  • children welcome
  • smoking allowed ...
Location Type:
  • Beach ...
  • Beach View
  • Beachfront ...
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront
  • Water View
  • Waterfront
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Basic Soaps
  • Bottled Water
  • Broadband Access
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Filtered Water
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Parking On Street
  • Safe
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 14 people
  • 6 Bathrooms
  • 2 Half Baths
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 3 -
    Bathroom 4 -
    Bathroom 5 -
    Bathroom 6 -
    Bathroom 7 -
    Bathroom 8 -
  • 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 14
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 king , On Ocean
    Bedroom 1 - 1 king , 1 queen , On Ocean
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen , Ocean View
    Bedroom 4 - 1 king , On Ocean
    Bedroom 5 - 1 king , On Ocean
    Bedroom 6 - 1 king , Jungle View
  • King size beds (5), Queen size Beds (2)
  • Books
  • Books for Adults
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room
  • Games
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Balcony
  • Barbecue
  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Sand Box
  • Terrace
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • 14 garden chairs
  • 12 beach chairs
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool ...
Onsite Services:
  • Daily Maid Service
  • Massage
  • Private Chef
  • Staff
  • arboretum
  • bay/sound
  • botanical garden
  • caves
  • churches
  • health/beauty spa
  • marina
  • museums
  • reefs
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • paragliding
  • parasailing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • spelunking
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Fantastic Chef Included in the Rental at NO Additional Cost and Roof Top Dipping Pool that seats 14 people with 360 degree panoramic views.


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LUXURY BEACH VILLA Includes Chef, 2 Pools, WiFi, Best Snorkeling & Kayaking Bay
average rating of 5.0 based on 37 reviews
Dallas, Texas

The property is simply perfectly situated in paradise.

  • 5 of 5

We were a mixed group of adults and children and thoroughly enjoyed our stay. The house itself had everything we could want, the spaces were well appointed and worked for whatever we needed, whether it was yoga on the roof deck in the morning, shade in a hammock on the porch in the afternoon, or games around the table in the evening. I cannot recommend it highly enough.

  • Submitted: Aug 13, 2018
  • Stayed: July 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Casa Caribbean is a piece of Heaven

  • 5 of 5

If you are thinking of staying here, don't hesitate- book it!! and definitely book the food package and have Becka spoil you with her wonderful cooking! There are 10 of us, Grandparents, two sets of parents and 4 grandchildren, we had plenty of space. lots of room for the grandkids to play in, which became very important, because after 3 days of sun, we had rain the rest of our week! in between bouts of bad wind and rain, it would luckily die down a little and the grandkids could run out and play in the sand or in the pool. The sea kayaks are wonderful, they are shallow and stable and are easy to use. lots of beach toys and pool floats are there, and we left some extras behind :). There is a large table that seats 14 on the covered patio, there are also hammocks that every one hung out on, the view from that covered patio was amazing! there is a large post that is just in the water that the birds will perch on, lots of fun for every one to watch. it was truly a wonderful week. we got back yesterday and the two year old is already saying he wants to go back to Mexico. Casa Caribbean is such an amazing property and truly lives up to it's 5 star rating. the owners call and check up after you have settled in, making sure that everything is perfect. if you have any problems, Becka has a house on property, but at the same time you don't feel like anyone is hovering over you. but she will call a taxi, for you or if you want to make reservations at one of the nature parks. she is such a sweetheart that you are glad that she is close.....and want to bring her home! they have thought of everything, big bottles of filtered water in the kitchen, and bottles in your bathroom refilled everyday. the house is cleaned daily. they have very large living room downstairs right off the pool and beach with the perfect furniture that you can sit on with your wet suit, but is still comfortable. upstairs is another living room and second kitchen to put your extra food. there is also an ice chest that Becka will put bags of ice in so you can keep your sodas and beer in and be icy cold! I truly think they have thought of everything to make your week perfect, and if you think of something and it's feasible- they will do it for you!

  • Submitted: Jun 17, 2018
  • Stayed: June 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Pittsburgh, PA United States

Wonderful House and Excellent Holiday

  • 5 of 5

Wow, this was one of the best vacations I have ever had! The house is amazing, the staff is wonderful, and the owners are a real pleasure to deal with! We had 13 people in our group including my 76 year old Father who has never been outside the United States. Everyone loved the house, especially the home-cooked meals that were included. Everything was amazing and we really thank the Lessard's for the use of their house and the staff at the house for making our trip amazing!!!!

  • Submitted: Jun 6, 2018
  • Stayed: May 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Fantastic villa with great chef in the perfect location

  • 5 of 5

We just returned from a wonderful vacation at Casa Caribena. The villa was spectacular with huge places for our group of 12 to hang out and have a great time all together. I snuck off to the hammock area & roof top to read a book & take siestas. We were celebrating a birthday, so we had the “Birthday Olympics” on the beach with games we had brought and made up. We laughed so hard our stomachs hurt! We finished the birthday festivities at the rooftop pool & living area, with a delicious cake from Turtle Bay bakery. WOW!!!

This villa had everything we could ever want. We purchased the Food Package for everyone since it was so cheap, and the meals were delicious. We started each day with a very hearty breakfast & finished each evening with a delicious dinner, complete with dessert!! All the food was delicious and plentiful.

We snorkeled almost every day in the crystal-clear water and saw many fish, rays, sea fans, etc. The place where we entered the water was perfect for those people not real comfortable snorkeling. They could sit in this sandy part, 3 feet deep, put on a mask and see beautiful fish!! The water was calm & perfect for snorkeling and kayaking. We took the kayaks in and out right in front of the villa and some kayaked up and down the coast a lot. They never went outside the reef, so it was perfect with no waves or undertow!

When we wanted to play in waves and surf, we walked down the beach a few minutes and there we were at a beautiful beach with rolling waves! Some of our group walked a little further and played in the water where fresh water was bubbling up, called “Ojo de Agua” or Eye of Water. We just missed the start of turtle egg laying time but were told that the beach further up our dirt road was a major area where this happens every year. Next time we’ll return so we can see them laying their eggs and hatching.

We explored the Mayan ruins of Coba & went to a cenote that is in the book on the coffee table. The “tips” the “Guest Book” gave were wonderful! We went to a couple of the restaurants and two “Favorite Places” of the owners. All were excellent!

The owners called us to make sure all was OK and answered all the questions we had leading up to our vacation. We had a lot of them! We felt very safe everywhere we went and the area where the villa is has its own security.

We will definitely return to Casa Caribena. It was the best vacation that we’ve had!

  • Submitted: May 20, 2018
  • Stayed: May 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Seattle, WA

Huge house, right on the beach. Stunning views from the rooftop deck.

  • 5 of 5

We stayed here for one week in April 2018. There were 13 of us altogether (3 couples plus 7 kids, all aged between 12 and 16) and the house was a perfect fit for us. Probably could have accommodated more pretty comfortably. All the adults were able to stay in oceanfront rooms. With our kids being a little older, we were able to give them a lot of autonomy, and there were even times when we didn't know what they were up to, which is the key to really relaxing I think. We spent several evenings on the rooftop lounge enjoying beers and margaritas while pelicans buzzed us. It does get a bit windy up there sometimes, but we were never too cold, the weather was amazing. The beaches throughout Tulum area have a seaweed problem, and although the beach in front of the house was kept clean, it's spotty up and down that stretch, so it's not the greatest place for scenic beach walks. The bay in front of the house is great for snorkeling, but not good for casual swimming or body surfing because of the rocks and coral and shallow water. The temperature of the water is very warm and there's hardly any wake. We had a great time and the caretakers did a great job. We stayed for 7 days and they prepared 4 dinners and 4 breakfasts, which was the most I'd recommend. Any more than that and you don't get to try any of the tasty restaurants nearby. When we wanted to play in the surf, we went into Tulum beach and set ourselves up at Ziggy's Beach Club, where the kids could go play in the waves while the adults walked the beach or sat in the outdoor dining area and had snacks and drinks.

  • Submitted: Apr 28, 2018
  • Stayed: April 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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It is was the perfect vacation!

  • 5 of 5

Well it’s been over a month, and we’re still feeling relaxed. My wife and I spent a week in October at Casa Caribena. It is was the perfect vacation. After a year of work-stress, we traveled to Tulum to spend some time away. When we arrived at Casa Caribena we knew we found the right place. The house was amazing, the staff spoiled us, and we had the most amazing week since our honeymoon (and that was quite a while ago). Looking out at the Caribbean every morning over breakfast, in the afternoons swimming in the pool and cenotes, and kayaking offshore, dinner at sunset, and drinks in the evening - just what we needed. We’d highly recommend Casa Caribena for anyone needing some time away!

  • Submitted: Nov 19, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
65 Miles
Nearest Barpub
0.05 Miles
Blue Sky
Nearest Ferry
30 Miles
Playa del Carmen to Cozumel
Nearest Golf
5 Miles
Bahia Principe Golf Course
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
Highway 307
Nearest Restaurant
0.05 Miles
Blue Sky
Nearest Beach
Directly On The Caribbean
Car: recommended

You are in the MIDDLE of the Riviera Maya with World Class Deep Sea Fishing & Bone Fishing, Scuba Diving, Caribbean Beach Villa, Mayan Ruins & Much More!


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Add. Person Fee Over 12 $180

Christmas, New Year & U.S. Thanksgiving Weeks are for 6 Bedrooms ONLY
Winter Season is with 6, 5 Bedrooms Only
Rentals are usually by the Week Only. Rates are for 6 BR for 12 People with 14 Max, 5 BR for 10 People with 12 Max, 4 BR for 8 Peoples with 10 Max, 3 BR for 6 People with 8 Max
Add $180 for Each Person Over Base Occupancy Above
2018 RATES
***Sept. 15 - 29, 2018 *** Unheard of Opportunity!!! Entire Villa with 6 Bedrooms and 14 people or less ONLY $600 Per Night!!!! 4 Night Minimum Stay.
Sept. 29 - Nov. 16, 2018 6 BR $6,300, 5 BR $5,600, 4 BR $4,300 - No 3 BR
Nov. 17 - Nov. 23, 2018 U. S. Thanksgiving 6 BR ONLY $8,330
Nov. 24 - Dec. 21, 2018 6 BR $6,300, 5 BR $5,600, 4 BR $4,300 - No 3 BR
Dec. 22 - Jan. 4, 2019 6 BR ONLY $20,500
2019 RATES
Jan. 5 - April 26, 2019. 6 BR $8,330, 5 BR $7,735 - No 4 or 3 BR
April 27 - May 31, 2019 6 BR $6,300, 5 BR $5,600, 4 BR $4,300 - No 3 BR
June 1 - Aug. 30, 2019 6 BR $6,550, 5 BR $5,950, 4 BR $5,350 - No 3 BR
Aug. 31 - Nov. 1, 2019 3 BR ONLY $1,670 - No 4, 5 or 6 BR, No Advance Res. Discount
Nov. 2 - Nov. 22, 2019 6 BR $6,300, 5 BR $5,600, 4 BR $4,300 - No 3 BR
Nov. 23 - Nov. 29, 2019. U. S. Thanksgiving 6 BR ONLY $8,330
Nov. 30 - Dec. 20, 2019 6 BR $6,300, 5 BR $5,600, 4 BR $4,300 - No 3 BR
Dec. 21 - Jan. 3, 2020 6 BR ONLY $20,500

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.