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Caribbean Beachfront 2 Bedroom, 2 Bath

(13 Reviews)

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Last updated: 05/26/2017
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  • Minimum stay:1-5 nights
  • Sleeps:4
  • Bedrooms:2
  • Bathrooms:2
  • Property type:House
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Ask Owner
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

About the Property

Private Beachfront Home 15 Km South Of Mahahual With Breathtaking 360 Views

If you've ever wanted to play Robinson Crusoe or Swiss Family Robinson, but still have communication with the rest of the world at your fingertips, Casa de Cocos is the vacation home you've been dreaming of. Located 15 Kilometers south of the picturesque village of Mahahual, our home is the last home on the beach road to Xcalak and sits way out of view of any other homes. You will have the beach and our slice of the ocean to yourself, but if you get lonely, neighbors are just a short walk away. We also have an on-sight caretaker that you'll hardly even know is around until you need him. The home has high speed internet and cell service for all of your communication needs. Casa de Coco's living quarters are on the second floor which allows for cool ocean breezes and spectacular views. A second story balcony runs the entire front of the house for great ocean views, but if that's not enough you can take the interior stairs to the rooftop where you can view the sunset and watch the stars come out at night. The kitchen/dining/living area are an open design. The master bedroom has a king size bed and private full bath. It also has sliding glass doors that open onto the main balcony. The second bedroom has two twin beds that could be pushed together to make a double. The large main bathroom is conveniently located directly across from the second bedroom.
Downstairs is the caretakers quarters and storage. Another verandah runs along the front of the house at ground level. There is plenty of space for some alone time.
Then there's the beach! You can walk out into the ocean forever on the soft sand. There is no grass or rocks, just sand. However, please remember that the sea is a temperamental sculptress and the beach is her ever-changing masterpiece. The only thing we can guarantee is that we will keep our portion of beach as accessible and clean as mere humans can.

The house is located across the beach road from the beach, but the beach is part of the property. The traffic on the beach road is minimal, less than 6 cars a day, and will not interfere at all with your enjoyment of the beach.

Casa de Coco is off the grid in more ways than one. There are no municipal services to the property but it is serviced by an efficient and effective power system of solar panes and wind generator. We require that our guests adopt a 'beach bum' attitude and leave the high wattage blow dryers at home. There is also no air conditioning but we think that you'll find the ocean breezes more than adequate. Although you will have more than enough water and electricity available, we do ask that you be mindful, not wasteful. Please be kind to the planet and our energy system, all of will reap the benefits.

Casa de Coco's remoteness is a huge part of her charm. You will want to prepare for your stay here by stopping in Playa del Carmen or Tulum to stock up on groceries and supplies for your stay here. can live like a local and plan your menu according to what is available at the fish market, produce stand, and tiendas in the village of Mahahual. The closest restaurant is 5 minutes away and there are several restaurants and bars strung along the beach road, you can bar-hop your way into town and back again.
Robinson Crusoe and Swiss Family Robinson learned to get along with the creatures of the jungle, and, here at Casa de Coco, you'll be given that opportunity too. They were here first and we consider ourselves lucky to get to hang out in their backyard for a little while. There are ways to limit their numbers and keep most of them outside where they belong, but you will probably make the acquaintance of a few. Wear insect repellant and shake your shoes out before you put them on and you'll be just fine. To enjoy the beauty of fireflies lighting the jungle night and the songs of tropical birds in the morning, you gotta learn to put up with some of their ugly cousins.
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Member since: 2014

Speaks: english
Response time: Within a few hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 05/26/2017

Property Type

  • House
  • 2100 sq. ft.

House Rules

  • Max. occupancy 4
  • Children Welcome
  • Smoking Allowed:

    On Balcony and outside areas only...moreless

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Wheelchair Inaccessible:

    Living area is located on second floor...moreless

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4

  • Bedroom 1: 1 king

    Master Bedroom has private bath...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 2 twin/ single


  • The Master Bedroom has a private full bath and sliding glass doors onto second story balcony....moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower

    Beautiful tile and glass shower...moreless

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, shower


  • Both bathrooms have beautiful tile work and large glass block showers.


  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television


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


  • Festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Playground
  • Restaurants
  • Ruins

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Eco Tourism
  • Paddle Boating
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Beachfront:

    Beautiful private beach as your very own front yard....moreless

  • Oceanfront:

    The ever-changing colorful Caribbean is waiting right outside your door. The seabed is pure sand, so you can walk out into the ocean for hundreds of yards comfortably....moreless

  • Village:

    The village of Mahahual is 15 Km away and has a delectable array of restaurants and bars. It also offers sports such as diving and snorkeling, paddleboarding......moreless

  • Waterfront

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Surf Fishing
  • Swimming
  • Wind-Surfing


  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 4 people


  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Telephone:

    Cell phone tower and service...moreless

  • Towels Provided


  • Coffee Maker:

    French press coffee maker...moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen:

    Fully equipped kitchen with four burner stove and refrigerator. However, you won't find a microwave, toaster or electric coffee maker. Toast, coffee, and leftovers just like your grandmother made....moreless

  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove


  • Balcony:

    Large second story balcony and roof top...moreless



from 13 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Low Season
May 6 - Dec 15, 2017
4 night min stay
$650 $2,500
Christmas/New Year
Dec 17 - Jan 5, 2018
5 night min stay
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • Refundable Damage Deposit $500
  • Clean fee <5;>10 nights $100 + tax
  • Tax Rate 14%

Owner's cancellation policy:

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

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Last updated: 05/26/2017
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339 Kilometres
Nearest Airport
1 Kilometres
Nearest Barpub
Almaplena Beach Resort
1 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
Almaplena Beach Resort

Car: Necessary

Casa de Coco is located 15 km south of the village of Mahahual and you can be as busy, or not, as you want to be. Spend Day One just on the beach reading, swimming and strolling, maybe wander down to Almaplena Beach Resort for lunch or a late breakfast. The next day hop into the car and head to Tulum, 2 hours away, to visit the ruins or checkout their busy beach scene, or maybe even play some golf. Day 3, take a trip into Chetumal, the capital of Quintana Roo, for some retail therapy at the mall, maybe stop off at Lake Bacalar, Lake of the Seven Colors, on the way home. Spend the next day close to home, maybe wander into Mahahual to sip margaritas at a beachside bar while you watch the cruise ship passengers scurry back and forth for the few hours they are ashore. You'll just sit back and smile, you get to stay


Owner info

Year Purchased: 2014

About the owner: We are old sailors that washed ashore on the Yucatan Peninsula after 12 years of living on a sailboat. In 2009 we bought a house on the Gulf of Mexico in the fishing village of Chelem, but we missed the Caribbean so when we saw Casa de Coco for sale we jumped at the opportunity.

Why the Owner Chose El Placer, Q.R., Mexico:
Ahhh...Mahahual and Ahhh...the magnificent Caribbean water. Nuff said.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
Casa de Coco really is away from it all. We hope it stays that way, but we can't guarantee it. So you better hurry down before everyone else finds out about it.

Contact us

Speaks: english
Response time: Within a few hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 05/26/2017

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  • What a way to start the day!

    What a way to start the day!

  • Second Floor Balcony with Ocean Views

    Second Floor Balcony with Ocean Views

  • Sometimes you need a little break from the sun and sand and sea.

    Sometimes you need a little break from the sun and sand and sea.

  • Who&#39;s cooking tonight?

    Who's cooking tonight?

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    Insert food.

  • You&#39;ll heart waking up to this view every morning.

    You'll heart waking up to this view every morning.

  • Master Bath

    Master Bath

  • Your adult best friends will be &#39;muy&#39; comfortable in the guest king sized bed.

    Your adult best friends will be 'muy' comfortable in the guest king sized bed.

  • Main Bath

    Main Bath

  • Plenty of off road parking

    Plenty of off road parking

  • Beach


  • And a few of your friends.

    And a few of your friends.

  • Casa de Coco

    Casa de Coco

  • Kick back and watch satellite TV or put some DVD&#39;s in.

    Kick back and watch satellite TV or put some DVD's in.

  • Morning light.

    Morning light.

  • Plenty of Room in the fridge for lobster, and shrimp, and grouper and wine and

    Plenty of Room in the fridge for lobster, and shrimp, and grouper and wine and

  • Red or White?

    Red or White?

  • Honey, bring me my coffee. Pretty please...

    Honey, bring me my coffee. Pretty please...

  • This is our magical guest room.

    This is our magical guest room.

  • Presto Chango! If you&#39;re bringing the kids or grands, they don&#39;t have to share.

    Presto Chango! If you're bringing the kids or grands, they don't have to share.

  • Stairway to the stars

    Stairway to the stars

  • Get your &#39;Beach Bum&#39; on.

    Get your 'Beach Bum' on.

  • As far as the eye can see!

    As far as the eye can see!

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This listing was first published here in 2014.

Date last modified - Friday, May 26, 2017

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