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Playasol...Beachfront, Groundfloor, Steps from Pool

Sleeps5
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Half Baths1
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 5 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Condo, 2 Bedrooms, 1.5 Baths, (Sleeps 5)

Our condo is located in the privately-owned condo complex of Playasol in Puerto Morelos. This is a quiet fishing village where couples and families can reconnect and relax. Our ground floor 2 bedroom condo is located just 5 steps from the pool with a view of our tropical gardens and the ocean beyond. Just sit on the patio and watch the children swim in the pool or go down to the pristine beach and play in the sand or calm ocean waters. Older children and teens enjoy deep-sea fishing trips, snorkeling at the marine-protected reef, ATVing to nearby cenotes, ziplining through the jungle, day trips to nearby Tulum, X-Caret, or Xel-Ha, or playing soccer, football, or volleyball on the beach with locals.

Our condo is located just 2 blocks from the town square of Puerto Morelos. Walk to town either via the beach or the street and shop for locally made handicrafts at the artisans' market, have dinner at one of the many restaurants in town, watch the fishermen bring in the catch of the day, see the children play at the park, buy fresh fish at the fishermen's coop, browse the little shops, or enjoy a local festival. And if that is not enough, feel free to ask our onsite bilingual property manager about what is going on around town during your stay.

If you choose to stay home for the day, you can just relax in the pool, read a book under one of the palapas, cook a homemade meal in our well-stocked kitchen, wake up early to see the sun rise over the ocean, and stay up late looking for constellations - all while meeting other guests from around the world. At Playasol, you are bound to make new friends.

Come to relax, enjoy, renew your relationships and go back home with many wonderful memories.

Keywords: condo, family-friendly, quiet, beach, Cancun, peaceful, fishing, snorkeling, coral reefs, swimming, 2 bedroom, 1.5 bath, villa

More Details

Property Manager
Property Manager
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english, german, spanish
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
December 11, 2017

About The Owner

We are a family from the Chicago area who have owned our condo for 11 years. Our five children have loved spending time in Puerto Morelos snorkeling in the ocean, throwing the football on the beach, swimming in the pool, and playing soccer with the locals in the town square every night.

Why The Owner chose Puerto Morelos

After coming to Villas Playasol several times with our young children, we decided to purchase a piece of paradise. We have enjoyed so many wonderful vacations with our children who easily consider this home. Come and make memories with your family as well.

What makes this condo unique

Our condo is definitely the most family-friendly unit at Playasol. Since our condo is located on the ground floor just steps from the pool, children can safely swim while parents relax on our patio or under a palapa. We provide a variety of pool and beach toys, beach umbrellas and chairs. With no stairs to navigate, our condo is handicap accessible. And the view of the tropical grounds, sunrises, and beach from our dining room or patio table are unbeatable. Come see for yourself...

Amenities

Puerto Morelos Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Included
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 2:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • Min. age of primary renter: 21
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beachfront ...
  • Village ...
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • Both bathrooms have been completely remodeled.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 1 - 2 twin/ single , includes a trundle
    Bedroom 2 - 1 king
  • King size beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (1) We have 2 twin beds and 1 trundle in the second bedroom.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
Suitability:
  • limited accessibility ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • health/beauty spa
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • boating
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • kayaking
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
We do have the ability to lock up your valuables in a bedroom closet. Just bring your own combination lock to protect your things.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
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average rating of 4.818182 based on 11 reviews
5

Lovely place

  • 5 of 5

Villas Playasol was perfect for our party of 8. We had this condo and another next to it. Nice and clean. Kitchen worked fine. The daily clean service was great. The whole complex is kept very nice. Just steps to a lovely pool and beach. Perfect!

  • Submitted: Jul 2, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Wonderful

  • 5 of 5

Do not wish to share- want to come back and have availability! So sorry of being selfish! Cece and Anna are a wonderful team!

  • Submitted: Apr 24, 2017
  • Stayed: April 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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A Superb Mexican Getaway

  • 5 of 5

This was our 6th visit to Puerto Morelos and our 2nd stay at Villa Playasol and was our best visit yet. Villa Playasol is perfectly situated; an easy five minute walk to the central plaza and almost directly in front of the best shore-based snorkeling in town. The condos, grounds and pool are beautifully maintained by the property manager, Cece, and her staff. Even the slightest problems are corrected swiftly and efficiently. The unit we rented this year, number 10101, is located at almost the center of the u-shaped property. steps from the pool and with a direct view to the sea. The condo is tastefully furnished and better equipped than most. We had a wonderful time and would not hesitate to rent this unit again the next time we decide to visit Puerto Morelos.

  • Submitted: Apr 13, 2017
  • Stayed: February 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Wonderful, awesome beautiful!!

  • 5 of 5

This condo was wonderful. Clean, beautiful right on the first floor infront of the pool, with a view of the beach. The patio is shaded through out the day. We were just a short walk away from the center of town, restaurants and shops. The mgr, cece is so winderful and helpful as was the owner. Our family had a wonderful time and will definitely reserve this condo again. Thank you michelle and cece for the wonder experience.

  • Submitted: Aug 3, 2016
  • Stayed: July 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your comments. We are so happy to share our "home away from home" with other families.
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Lots of fun here

  • 4 of 5

My family of 5 spent 7 nights here. We found the condo to be clean and adequately stocked with all we needed. The photos online are very accurate. This is no luxury condo but a very nice budget condo perfect for families. The location to pool, beach, and town was the major selling point for us. We really enjoyed being so close to the pool and a few more steps to the beach. There are beach chairs and an umbrella provided. Each day we would load up beach stuff and head to the beach for a day of sun and fun. I would often walk back around noon to refill drinks and bring home made sandwiches to the family for lunch. We brought our own snorkel gear and snorkeled from the beach each day. We saw all types of sea life including a one time spotting of a turtle.

The kitchen Is small, however had all we needed to make full meals. We cooked most breakfast and lunches in the condo and about half of dinners.

Walking to town is a super easy 10 minute walk by street or beach. There you will find lots of delicious restaurants and other things to do.

The property manager is very helpful and when we did need something it was provided quickly. Housekeeping did a great job of keeping our space tidy and clean.

Lastly the condo has a bit of a mold smell to it. I think if we would have opened the windows more often it would have gotten better. It is the humid tropics. It wasn't unbearable but I did notice it.

  • Submitted: Jul 24, 2016
  • Stayed: July 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your comments, Janice. We are so glad that you enjoyed the sun, beach, and ocean life during your vacation. You are right about opening the windows to circulate the air and get rid of any musty smells. Moisture is definitely a part of the tropics and when we escape our northern winters, we love the fact that that moisture heals our cracked skin within days. We do hope that you will return and spend more time on the beach in front of our condo.
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Excellent Experience!!

  • 5 of 5

My husband, two children (ages 14 and 11) and I stayed at this condo for one week. From the time we landed in Cancun, the trip went beautifully. I'm glad we rented a car at the airport; in combination with the location of the condo, we had access to everything we wanted to see and do. We were met by Cece, the property manager who couldn't have been nicer. The condo was clean and the kitchen was well-stocked. We cooked many of our own meals there and had all that we needed. There were two charcoal grills that could be shared by the people in the complex. Being right next to the pool was ideal, and it was never crowded. Loved the iguana! The beach wasn't crowded either, and access to it was right there. The snorkeling place right next door took us out to the coral reef... saw our first barracuda!

Because the condo is not in Cancun proper, it had an authentic feel to it. What an experience for our kids to walk into town to shop at the tortilleria where they could watch the old proprietor and his wife making the tortillas -- or to go to the produce market and buy fresh vegetables, a few of which we couldn't even identify. (We felt adventurous.) I was so glad that we chose to stay off the resort strip so that we could experience Mexico as it is. Of course, the town still has plenty of tourists and lots of gimmicky shops in the plaza, but local culture is all around. Very cool!

My only complaint would be the thin pillows. When we travel, we usually stay in hotels, and I appreciate their luxurious bedding. After the first night, I was fine, but I did miss the fluffy pillow.

  • Submitted: May 10, 2016
  • Stayed: March 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Puerto Morelos is located half way between Cancun and Playa del Carmen with each being about 30 minutes away. Tulum, Xcaret, and Xel-Ha are all about one hour's drive from Puerto Morelos. The Mayan ruins of Chichen Itza are about 2 hours and 15 minutes away.

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Additional information about rental rates

Tax Rate 5.0%

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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