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Swing in the Hammocks with Views of the Ocean & Steps from the Beach

Bedrooms 2
Space 700 sq. ft.
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 4 - 7 nights


About the property

2 bedroom / 2 bath unit, 50 steps from the beach, perfect for 2-4 people

El Nido as we affectionately call it, or The Nest, is your home away from home. Enjoy the ocean views of the Caribbean and be on the beach in 100 steps. Spread your wings and fly to folkloric art shops, high fashion or eco-tourism, and cultural theme parks :) Our penthouse condo serves as the hub of your tropical vacation. We are centrally located within walking distance to world class resturants, nightlife, shopping and people watching on La Quinta Avenue one block away. For those more adventurous, there are Eco-Reserves and Archaeological sites to explore in the region.

What most people love is that we have privacy and a lot of space, roughly 700 sqft interior and 700 sqft exterior. There are 2-bedrooms & 2-baths. It is perfect for couples that like their own space, or enough room to host friends and family. El Nido has several outdoor areas good for morning yoga or sun worshiping, either on the lower balcony or rooftop terrace. Up on the rooftop palapa you'll find the hammocks, which are everyone's favorites.

The interior is well appointed with Tommy Bahama furniture. There is a couch for relaxing or for reading a good book. The door between the bedrooms is extra thick for sound proofing and privacy. There is also a kitchenette and a refrigerator for cooking meals or snacks. Both rooms have a microwave and coffee set. There is a table to gather for a meal, or for playing cards.

Outside you have a private balcony with a table and seating for 4. Further up on the rooftop you have a another private terrace with a second table and seating for 4 more. The rooftop terrace is great for sunbathing on the 4 lounge chairs.

For a truly relaxing experience the rooftop palapa provides shade from the sun. The hammocks swing and lull you to sleep in the cool ocean breeze.

More Details

Property Manager
Noemi Romo Cuellar - Latido de Mexico
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english, spanish, dutch
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
November 21, 2017

About Noemi Romo Cuellar - Latido de Mexico

California boy and Midwest gal. We are everyday folks that impulsively purchased a piece of paradise and now we share it with you.

Noemi Romo Cuellar - Latido de Mexico purchased this condo in 2002

Why Noemi Romo Cuellar - Latido de Mexico chose Gonzalo Guerrero

We named our place El Nido, which is Spanish for The Nest. We truly hope you feel that way too. We want it to feel comfortable and to feel like the perfect place you can call your home away from home. We hope you feel the warmth and love, and honor the space by loving it and adding warmth.

*All inquires are addressed by our property manager, Latido de Mexico.

What makes this condo unique

The hammocks ... they are the epitome of relaxation. Add a cool ocean breeze swaying you to sleep. It's paradise.


Gonzalo Guerrero Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 3
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 700 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Events Allowed
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Downtown ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Towels Provided
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Arc Room - 1 queen
    Big Room - 1 queen
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • health/beauty spa
  • marina
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • theme parks
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • jet skiing
  • paragliding
  • parasailing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • spelunking
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing


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Swing in the Hammocks with Views of the Ocean & Steps from the Beach
average rating of 4.733333 based on 15 reviews

Great location and place to have a wonderful vacation.

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful and spacious place!!!!

  • Submitted: Jun 20, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
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  • 4 of 5

We loved the location and the top patio hammocks! It is a 3rd floor suite with a metal spiral staircase, so if you have a hard time with stairs, be advised. The view is worth it though if this is not an issue.

  • Submitted: Apr 24, 2017
  • Stayed: April 2017
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Perfect location....

  • 5 of 5

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at Blue Palms. We were able to easily walk to the beach or 5th Avenue for shopping or dining. We loved relaxing on the roof top terrace; the hammocks were amazing and you could always catch an ocean breeze. It was just as advertised and we were not disappointed. Thank you for a great week and making our first visit to Playa del Carmen a pleasant one.

  • Submitted: Apr 12, 2017
  • Stayed: March 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Canadian Lakes

Nice with a great view

  • 4 of 5

This was the unit we stayed in for the first week in Playa Del Carmen with another couple. We were a little surprised that one of the bedrooms were in the kitchen/living room. Our mistake, if you look at the pictures closely you can tell. We had a refrigerator die on us but Hans, the on site manager was on it and took care of us. I couldn't ask for anything more from Hans the on site manager. He went out of his way to make sure things were good. The units are not new, however in pretty good shape. The roof top vista is the nicest of the complex and the beds were comfortable. The biggest down side was the spiral stairs, it is not easy carrying luggage up spiral stairs; but there is no changing this, it is what it is. The other is the kitchen. If you think you can cook a nice meal...well, we ended up going out to eat everyday. No oven, laundry and a two burner hot plate of a stove. The refrigerator (very important) was nice but small. The pool was wonderful, the other guests 95%, were great. Only once did we encounter late night loud behavior. Nice location but the cab drivers had a hard time finding it. I would rent here again!

  • Submitted: Mar 17, 2017
  • Stayed: February 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great Location- Family had a great time

  • 4 of 5

If you are looking for a fancy resort then this probably isn't for you but it was perfect for myself, husband, 11 year old and 13 year old. The air conditioner kept us cool and the pool was a nice treat after walking all day long on 5th avenue. The beach was maybe 100 yards away and 5th avenue was just around the corner. We visited the mega grocery store and managed to stock our fridge with water and snacks. The only negatives was the spiral staircase up 3 flights but honestly, not that big of a deal once you get your luggage up there. Also, the parking can be tough to find a spot if you rent a car but we managed to find a spot most of the time. Not filtered water so get some bottled water to brush your teeth. Having two bathrooms was a bonus with the kids. Thanks again!

  • Submitted: Mar 14, 2017
  • Stayed: March 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great location and comfortable.

  • 4 of 5

Getting luggage up the stairs was challenging. The location was perfect, we walked everywhere.

  • Submitted: Feb 24, 2017
  • Stayed: February 2017
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Nearest Airport
45 Miles
Cancun International Airport
Nearest Barpub
15 Metres
Indigo Bar
Nearest Ferry
1 Kilometres
Cozumel Ferry
Nearest Beach
25 Metres
Indigo Beach
Car: not necessary

Our penthouse condo serves as the center of your paradise vacation. You have the Caribbean beach and her world-renown diving, incredible restaurants & nightlife, a Mexico market of shopping on La Quinta Avenue and an Eco-Paradise to explore.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $300
Tax Rate 16.0%

Manager's Cancellation Policy

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