Casa Yakunah Sian Ka'an Beachfront Paradise

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Last updated: 09/23/2016
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  • Minimum stay:4-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Whether you are looking to disconnect or reconnect, Casa Yakunah is a destination for mind, body and soul.Built within the Sian Kaan Biosphere Reserve, a designated World Heritage site, Casa Yakunah is a low impact house which draws almost all of its energy from the wind, sun, and rain while still offering the utmost in luxury and comfort. The many outdoor spaces to relax and recharge, are the highlight of the Casa Yakunah experience. From the beautiful ocean front deck with outdoor living and dining areas, to miles of uninhabited soft white beach and stunning blue water, to the large rooftop space with infinity pool, you will experience intense beauty and total relaxation.

2 hours south of Cancun and 7km past the Sian Kaan park entrance, Casa Yakunah is close to all the offerings of Tulum and the Riviera Maya while still feeling worlds away. But why leave when you have everything you could dream of here....

We offer an all inclusive experience:

round trip transportation from Cancun International Airport (approx travel time is 2 hours each way)
breakfast, lunch, and dinner
a selection of alcoholic and non alcoholic beverages
daily housekeeping
daily linen service
1 massage per person per week
in-room safes
air conditioning in bedrooms
sky TV in bedrooms and living room
large screen projector with blue ray
iPod docks
local and organic bath and shower products
board games
2 single kayaks
2 paddle boards
boogie boards
100 meters of private beach

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Property Type

  • Villa
  • 4700 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Catering Available
  • Breakfast - Included In Price
  • Lunch - Included In Price
  • Dinner - Included In Price

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Included
  • Concierge
  • Massage
  • Private Chef
  • Staff


  • Events Allowed
  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only:

    Smoking allowed outdoors...moreless

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 4-8

  • Bedroom 4: 1 king

    King bedroom located in the adjacent casita. ...moreless

  • Bedroom 3: 1 king

    Blue Guest Bedroom with shared bath. ...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 king

    Orange Guest Bedroom with shared bath....moreless

  • Bedroom 1: 1 king

    Private and luxurious Master Bedroom Casita....moreless

  • Casa Yakunah offers a large separate master bedroom casita, with king size bed, LED TV, air conditioning, double showers and vanity, and handcrafted wooden bathtub. The master casita also has a private rooftop area with stunning views of the lagoon, perfect for sunbathing, birdwatching, and stargazing. On the opposite side of the house from the master casita, separated by the living area are two lovely guest bedrooms. Each has a king size bed, a/c, ceiling fans and sky TV,. The guest rooms share a uniquely designed bathroom, with a double vanity, tiled shower, and separate commode. The guest rooms open to a tranquil deck area with direct access to the rooftop pool. Adjacent to the guest bedrooms, accessed by a wooden walkway, is the large casita bedroom with king sized bed. Private deck area with views of the blue water, spacious interior and private bathroom make this new suite a welcome addition to the villa. Note: Extra twin or double beds can be added to any bedroom. ...moreless

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom


  • DVD Player:

    Blueray player with streaming service. ...moreless

  • Games:

    A small selection of board games available for guest use. ...moreless

  • Satellite / Cable:

    Sky TV, apple TV, Netflix and streaming video available. ...moreless

  • Stereo:

    Surround sound music available in living room. Portable bluetooth speakers available in each bedroom. ...moreless

  • Television:

    Televisions in 3 bedrooms and large screen projector in living room. ...moreless

  • Video Library:

    Limited video library available. ...moreless


  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic


  • Ruins

Leisure Activities

  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Eco Tourism
  • Photography
  • Shelling
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Beach View
  • Beachfront:

    Nestled on a jungle dune in the Sian Ka'an Biosphere Reserve, Casa Yakunah is a luxury home offering 100 meters of private beach....moreless

  • Ocean View:

    Views of the Caribbean ocean from almost every vantage point....moreless

  • Oceanfront
  • Water View
  • Waterfront

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Kayaking
  • Pier Fishing
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Surf Fishing
  • Swimming
  • Wind-Surfing


  • Dining:

    Indoor dining room with large handcrafted round wood table seating up to 8. Large dining area on front deck with sea view seating up to 10. Rooftop pool dining area seats 6....moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 10 people


  • Air Conditioning:

    A/C available in bedrooms except Casita King bedroom. ...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet:

    Wifi available throughout the villa. ...moreless

  • Linens Provided:

    Daily housekeeping and linen service provided. ...moreless

  • Living Room
  • Parking:

    Secured parking area....moreless

  • Telephone:

    Villa phone available for guest use. ...moreless

  • Towels Provided:

    Beach towels and bath towels provided daily. ...moreless


  • Kitchen:

    Private chef services are standard with all rentals and meals are prepared in the Chef's Kitchen. The house kitchen is always open to guests however for self service beverages or snacks. ...moreless


  • Deck / Patio:

    Extensive outdoor decks and rooftop areas provide many places to relax and enjoy with spectacular views of the sea and jungle. ...moreless

  • Kayak / Canoe:

    2 single Hobie Cat kayaks available for guest use....moreless

  • Outdoor Grill
  • Water Sports Gear:

    Snorkels, paddleboards, boogie boards are available....moreless

Pool / Spa

  • Private Pool:

    Spectacular rooftop infinity pool with 360 views of the Caribbean Sea and Biosphere Reserve....moreless

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Included


Write a review 5
from 2 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Low Season
Sep 26 - Dec 17, 2016
4 night min stay

Rates are based on 2 guests; add $100 per night, per additional guest

Dec 18 - Dec 25, 2016
7 night min stay
New Years
Dec 26 - Jan 2, 2017
7 night min stay
High Season
Jan 4 - Apr 30, 2017
4 night min stay

Rates are based on 2 guests; add $200 per night, per additional guest

My Standard Rate
4 night min stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • Pet Fee $500
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $1,000
  • Tax Rate 16%


Christmas 2016 stay require booking Dec 18 or 19 through Dec 25 or 26. New Years 2016-17 stay require booking Dec 25 or 26 through Jan 1 or 2. Two week booking available.

Owner's cancellation policy:

50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.

100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.

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Last updated: 09/23/2016
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132 Kilometres
Nearest Airport
Cancun International Airport
20 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
Tulum, Quintana Roo, Mexico
Nearest Beach

Car: Not Necessary

Discover a place of peace, solitude, tranquility and unparalleled natural splendor. Whether you are looking to disconnect or reconnect, Casa Yakunah offers contemporary Mayan luxury with 100 meters of breathtaking private beach front and one of the most picturesque and romantic homes in all of the Sian Kaan Biosphere Reserve and Riviera Maya. Nestled on a jungle dune only 7km into the reserve, Casa Yakunah boasts pure comfort and ultimate privacy in an integrated environment that will delight and amaze. With multiple vistas of the turquoise blue Caribbean Sea and the emerald green Caapechen Lagoon, you will understand why the Mayans knew the Sian Kaan as “where the sky is born”. Relax and regenerate while reconnecting with the natural world around you.


Owner info

Year Purchased: 2005

Contact us

Speaks: english, spanish, italian

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  • main house from above

    main house from above

  • grand palapa living room

    grand palapa living room

  • front deck

    front deck

  • rooftop pool

    rooftop pool

  • master bathroom

    master bathroom

  • guest bedrooms bathroom

    guest bedrooms bathroom

  • guest bedroom deck

    guest bedroom deck

  • indoor dining room

    indoor dining room

  • morning on the beach

    morning on the beach

  • sunrise


  • aerial photo of villa and private beach

    aerial photo of villa and private beach

  • entrance


  • grand palapa living room

    grand palapa living room

  • dining al fresco

    dining al fresco

  • master bedroom

    master bedroom

  • blue guest bedroom

    blue guest bedroom

  • orange guest bedroom

    orange guest bedroom

  • king casita bedroom

    king casita bedroom

  • service kitchen

    service kitchen

  • Kayaks on the Lagoon Dock

    Kayaks on the Lagoon Dock

  • aerial view of lagoon and dock

    aerial view of lagoon and dock

  • vamos a la playa

    vamos a la playa

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This listing was first published here in 2013.

Date last modified - Saturday, October 22, 2016

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