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Modern 2 Bedroom Apartment In The Heart Of Playa Del Carmen close to everything

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Modern 2 Bedroom Apartment In The Heart Of Playa Del Carmen

Modern 2 bedroom apartment in Toho Ku Interior (gated community). Our apartment has 2 bedrooms, with the possibility of a 3rd bedroom (Studio vrbo #490533 $95/night) with a conjoining door. The first bedroom has a king bed perfect for 2 with a newly renovated bathroom. The 2nd bedroom has 2 double beds with a large bathroom that includes a washer/drier unit. There is a conjoining door option in the hallway of our 2 bedroom unit. Our living room and kitchen are designed for an open, easy access floor plan. Our kitchen has a touch screen electric stove top, electric convection oven, dishwasher, microwave, and it is fully equipped for cooking. Our living room has a flat screen tv with digital cable. We also have a communal patio seating area in front of the house perfect for morning coffee and relaxing. Our patio includes a 6 person table, 2 lounge chairs, gas grill, and sink. An outdoor shower is available at the entrance to the house for washing off after the beach.


Owner
Whitney Lopez & Lynn Brandow
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
August 8, 2017

About Whitney Lopez & Lynn Brandow

My parents built this house in the 1990's for our family to stay during vacations. In 2004 I moved into the house intending to stay for 6 months. 6 months quickly turned into many many years. Four years ago I decided to move back to upstate NY to be closer to my family and for my children to attend school. During the past 20 years numerous friends and family have come to visit and stay with us. During their vacations we were constantly asked 'why don't you rent your home for vacationers'. Instead of leaving the house empty we took the advice of friends, we decided to turn our home into a vacation home for sophisticated travelers. We began 2 years ago with our studio #490533 which is on the first floor of the house (my children's old room). Then we remodeled the main apartment on the first floor (this Apartment) #512638. And last year we finished a 1 Bedroom apartment on the 3rd floor #761146. We also have another apartment on the 3rd floor that we are finishing right now and will have ready for November 2015. I spent the month of July this past year in this apartment with my 2 children. It was perfect and has everything you could possibly need.

Whitney Lopez & Lynn Brandow purchased this house in 1995

Why Whitney Lopez & Lynn Brandow chose Playa del Carmen

Our home is located in the only gated community, Toho Ku Interior, in the heart of Playa Del Carmen. The entrance to Toho Ku is only 3 blocks from the newest section of 5th Avenue, which has the best restaurants, shopping, and the best beach clubs.

Amenities

Gonzalo Guerrero House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • not suitable for children
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Downtown
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower , This bathroom has a washer/drier unit.
  • All bathrooms have glass enclosed showers with rain heads, hair driers, and electrical outlets.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 2 double
    Bedroom 3 - 1 king , Our 3rd bedroom option is a studio apartment with kitchen
  • Each Bedroom has A/C, an ipod dock/alarm clock, night stand, and lots of closet space.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Bicycles ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • 2 bicycles
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • marina
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
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Modern 2 Bedroom Apartment In The Heart Of Playa Del Carmen close to everything
average rating of 5.0 based on 7 reviews
Outside of Boulder, CO
5

Very liveable condo.

  • 5 of 5

This first floor home was a great experience. We were able to meet and chat with other neighbors on our patio. It was nice being a part of a community and still be within walking distance to a large amount of restaurants. The unit was superb, well decorated and most comfortable. Although we didn't cook the kitchen was well equipped with the latest of appliances. Am hoping to return next year to this home.

  • Submitted: Mar 29, 2015
  • Stayed: Jan 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Western New York State
5

Perfect vacation home

  • 5 of 5

My husband & I were invited to a wedding in Playa Del Carmen & chose to rent this home rather than one of the all inclusive hotels. It was a wonderful spot. The home was immaculate, spacious, & lovely. About a 5 minute walk to 5th ave-the shopping/restaurant Mecca & about 10 minutes to the beach. We had some wonderful meals using the large grill. Lovely front porch for morning coffee & evening meals. Comfortable beds, beautiful bathrooms, completely equipped kitchen. Our don, wife, & 6 mo. old daughter joined us. Still enough room to enjoy one another. Water delivered every few days & house cleaned every 3 days. Perfect spot in Playa. We were also able to take day trips by bus to Mayan ruins which was fabulous.

  • Submitted: Mar 20, 2015
  • Stayed: Feb 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Auckland, New Zealand
5

Perfect location & stylish pad!

  • 5 of 5

This ultra modern apartment was perfect for my stay in Playa. The bed was super comfy, A/C in every room & the shower/bathrooms were huge! Having laundry facilities was awesome, perfect for a large family. The best thing about this place is the location though. You're only a 5 minute walk from 5th Avenue but far enough back (and inside a gated community) so it's really quiet. Whitney was lovely to deal with, super responsive and helpful with suggestions on things to do and see. The in-house compendium is chocka full of great restaurant suggestions, I tried all of them and she was spot-on :o) Will definitely stay here again!

  • Submitted: Feb 2, 2015
  • Stayed: Dec 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Relax and Enjoy the Peace and Quiet

  • 5 of 5

This is a beautiful apartment. It is just as pictured. The outdoor covered patio is great. We cooked 3 meals on the grill and enjoyed reading/coffee each morning on the patio . The apartment is in close proximity to groceries. It is an easy walk to 5th Ave. and the beach. It was nice to be away from the hustle and bustle of 5th Ave., yet be close enough to walk to the stores and restaurants. We did not have a car and were able to navigate fairly well. While there is no pool at the complex, there is a good bar/restaurant on 20th and 34th that has a pool. The owners were accommodating and answered e-mails and phone calls promptly. Housekeepers arrived mid week to clean. We would definitely recommend this vacation home.

  • Submitted: Feb 2, 2015
  • Stayed: Jan 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Albany, NY USA
5

Truly outstanding!

  • 5 of 5

We spent two weeks - Feb. 24 - Mar. 7 in this classy Playa condo. The place is amazingly well done — all spotless tile. It's new, fresh, and the appliances and amenities are simply top-knotch. We came with a relative who took the second bedroom with its own beautiful tiled bathroom and washer/dryer. We especially enjoyed the covered patio area out front with the outdoor grill. We had our morning coffees there and late into the evening we'd talk with some of the other guests - from all over the world! We liked the gated-access feature, too - it just feels good coming and going. Its location in Playa is also perfect. We loved having a parking space right in front of the condo, but we mostly walked everywhere. Playa isn't a sleepy little village anymore and parking around some parts of town can be scarce. It's an easy walk to Fifth Avenue with all the shopping and restaurants - and two more blocks down to the beach. The owners told us about excellent beach messages on the beach at about 39th Street. The staff were wonderful - skilled, professional, and so reasonably priced - we went almost everyday. Talk about a dream vacation! You will be so glad you chose this place - close to everything, but far enough away that you don't have to listen to it all night. The ring binder with restaurants and tours is a good bet. We tried many, but also tried some on our own. We drove to Tulum and Sian Ka'an nature reserve, took a day bus tour of Chichen Itza. We can't wait to go again next winter.

  • Submitted: Sep 8, 2014
  • Stayed: Feb 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank You Greg and Paula! We are so glad you enjoyed your stay :)
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New Yawk
5

Modern Mexican Retreat

  • 5 of 5

Our family of four loved this cool, modern accommodation in a breathtakingly beautiful and friendly tropical location. We stayed here 15 years ago and, newly renovated in the current Mexican style of glass, tiles and steel, the property is even lovelier than before. We especially enjoyed the comfort of staying in a secure, gated community and having the convenience of a parking spot, although it's only a short walk to the beach and the nicest bars, restaurants and shops of avenida cinco. Come to Playa and experience the magic! We'll be back.

  • Submitted: Sep 7, 2014
  • Stayed: Jul 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Mike! We are so glad you enjoyed your vacation :)
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Rates & Availability

Gonzalo Guerrero House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Christmas Season
Dec 16 2017 - Jan 6 2018
7 night minimum stay
$1,750
 
 
High season
Jan 7 2018 - Mar 31 2018
7 night minimum stay
$1,400
 
 
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
$175
$3,500
 

Additional information about rental rates

Damage Deposit $500

We require a refundable $500.00 security deposit with signed rental agreement to confirm booking.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
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