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"Caphe Ha" the Original Ocean Front Private Villa in Tulum

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Last updated: 03/13/2017
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  • Minimum stay:5-7 nights
  • Sleeps:8
  • Bedrooms:3
  • Bathrooms:3
  • Property type:House
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

About the Property

House, 3 Bedrooms + Detached Unit, 3 Baths, (Sleeps 6-10)

CAPHE HA meaning 'Two Waters' in ( 'Mayan') is situated on six lush acres in the Sian Ka'an UNESCO Biosphere Reserve. This intimate private hideaway is surrounded by the Caribbean sea and the Boca Paila Lagoon. Ideally located by bird island, coral reefs and white sandy beaches. Caphe Ha was the first Eco Lodge 'Bed and Breakfast' in Sian Ka'an. Built and designed by original owners Jeff and Guy Frankel in 1979. The house has four separate buildings. A large thatched roofed 'Palapa' for living, cooking and dining. A two bedroom two story main house and a romantic guest house. Breathtaking views of the ocean from all points of the property. Modern and Rustic Mayan wood and natural stone buildings make for a quaint setting on a secluded private beach.

CAPHE HA has accommodated many scientist, naturalist, birdwatchers, snorkelers, family and friends for over three decades. Activities include: Exploring undeveloped Mayan Temples, Nature walks, Turtle hatching's, Wildlife viewing, Sea kayaking, Fishing, Tours discovering the ancient Mayan waterways and lagoons. Hiking and beach combing on miles of remote beaches and tropical jungle trails.

The house is fully furnished and maintained by caretakers Roberto and Manuela, who have been with us for over twenty three years. House keeping and general needs are provided by the staff.



Keywords: Beach House, Guest House, Casita. Villa, Retreat, Lodge, Oceanfront, Bed and Breakfast, Inn
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Owner

Member since: 2009

Speaks: english, spanish
Response time: Within 12 hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 03/13/2017

Property Type

  • House
  • 2600 sq. ft.

House Rules

  • Max. occupancy 8
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters
  • Children Welcome
  • Pets Considered

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Catering Available
  • Breakfast - Booking Possible
  • Lunch - Booking Possible
  • Dinner - Booking Possible

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Included
  • Chauffeur
  • Private Chef
  • Staff

Suitability

  • Alternative Lifestyle

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Marina
  • Nude Beach
  • Restaurants
  • Ruins
  • Theme Parks
  • Water Parks
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Babysitter
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Eco Tourism
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Beach View:

    Ocean views from all points of the five acre property....moreless

  • Beachfront:

    We are located right on the water. A private white sandy beach with shaded Coconut palms. Miles of remote beaches and lagoons....moreless

  • Ocean View:

    Private bedrooms and baths with vistas to the aqua blue waters....moreless

  • Oceanfront
  • Resort:

    Tulum Beach is 30 min from the Villa. Hotel, Spas and restaurants are abundant....moreless

  • Rural:

    'Two Waters Villa' 'Caphe Ha' is nestled in the Sian Kan Nature Preserve. Birds wildlife and lush tropical vegetation surrounds the property....moreless

  • Waterfront:

    The beautiful Caribbean sea is out your front door. Cool ocean breezes stirs the heart and refreshes the soul. ...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Paragliding
  • Rafting
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Spelunking
  • Surf Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 8 people

General

  • Internet:

    We do offer Internet service....moreless

  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided

Kitchen

  • Catering Available
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove

Outside

  • Balcony
  • Boat
  • Deck / Patio
  • Gazebo
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Outdoor Grill

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Included
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
winter rates
Jan 3 - Apr 9, 2017
5 night min stay
$550
$3,850 $13,500
Easter
Apr 10 - Apr 24, 2017
5 night min stay
$550
$3,850
summer Season
May 1 - Aug 31, 2017
5 night min stay
$350
$2,400 $8,500
fall season
Sep 1 - Oct 31, 2017
5 night min stay
$250
$1,750 $4,500
Pre Season
Nov 1 - Dec 16, 2017
5 night min stay
$450
$3,150 $9,500
christmas
Dec 17 - Jan 6, 2018
7 night min stay
$950
winter Rates
Jan 7 - Apr 30, 2018
5 night min stay
$550
$3,850 $13,500
My Standard Rate
5 night min stay
$250
$1,750 $3,500

Rates are based on 2 guests; add $30 per night, per additional guest

* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $250
  • Tax Rate 8%

Notes:

We look forward having you as our guest at the Caphe Ha beach house in the Sian Kan nature park of Tulum.

To confirm your reservation we require a 50% non refundable payment in the form of a despot. Balance is due in the form of a second payment 30 days before arrival. if you need cancel your reservation please do so 30 days prior to your arrival. First payment deposits are non refundable. We also cannot refund deposits due to bad weather or road conditions. Thank you

Warm Regards

Guy and Erika


Owner's cancellation policy:

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Last updated: 03/13/2017
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Location

130 Kilometres
Nearest Airport
Can Cun
5 Kilometres
Nearest Barpub
Xamach
50 Kilometres
Nearest Ferry
Cozumel
32 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
32
5 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
Xamach
20 Metres
Nearest Beach
Ocean

Car: Necessary

We are located in the heart of the Sian Kan Preserve. Boat tours are available through the ancient Mayan water ways and into the Boca Paila lagoon. See the nesting pink Ibises on bird Island, Mayan ruins, manatees in fresh water Blue Holes. World Class Fly fishing. Snorkel or scuba on the second largest barrier reef in the world. Bird and wildlife observation.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 1977

About the owner: Owners live in Sedona Az.

Why the Owner Chose Tulum, Quintana Roo, Mexico:
The location was a family retreat for many years. Now my wife and I continue to vacation here with our family.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
The natural beautiful setting, A Relaxing and remote location. Friendly Mayan people and surroundings. Pristine beaches.


Contact us

Speaks: english, spanish
Response time: Within 12 hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 03/13/2017

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Photos

  • Beach View from the guest house.

    Beach View from the guest house.

  • Garden view of the two bedroom house.

    Garden view of the two bedroom house.

  • Guest House bedroom

    Guest House bedroom

  • Palapa living room and kitchen

    Palapa living room and kitchen

  • Out side Bathroom Counter and Wash room

    Out side Bathroom Counter and Wash room

  • The veranda for porch outside dinning.

    The veranda for porch outside dinning.

  • The coconut lined driveway to the house.

    The coconut lined driveway to the house.

  • Manuela Cooking her favorite and traditional Mayan cuisine.

    Manuela Cooking her favorite and traditional Mayan cuisine.

  • The Coba Mayan ruins near Tulum. The tallest pyramid in the region.

    The Coba Mayan ruins near Tulum. The tallest pyramid in the region.

  • Relaxing out front of the house in the  Coconut "siesta" lounge

    Relaxing out front of the house in the Coconut "siesta" lounge

  • Our beach.

    Our beach.

  • Ocean view from the Palapa living room and veranda.

    Ocean view from the Palapa living room and veranda.

  • Guest house living room area.

    Guest house living room area.

  • Upstairs bedroom.

    Upstairs bedroom.

  • A view of the house from the beach.

    A view of the house from the beach.

  • Garden view from the up stairs bedroom.

    Garden view from the up stairs bedroom.

  • A mayan temple

    A mayan temple

  • The Guesthouse bathroom.

    The Guesthouse bathroom.

  • The colorful Mayan Matkets.

    The colorful Mayan Matkets.

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This listing was first published here in 2009.

Date last modified - Wednesday, March 22, 2017

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