Casa Crema - Mayan Riviera

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Last updated: 10/22/2016
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  • Minimum stay:5 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Property description

Casa Crema is a one bedroom home within an exclusive 100 acre estate, just off the Cancun-Tulum road, so is convenient for trips to Playa del Carmen, Tulum and Cancun. The master suite contains a king bed and large ensuite bathroom with tub and shower facing the bamboo garden. Our full kitchen features Mexican tile floors and counters, modern appliances and all cookware. A comfortable futon couch in the glass enclosed sleeping porch accommodates one adult or two children with separate full bathroom with shower. There is also a clothes washer and dryer, air conditioning, wireless internet and Satellite TV. Our private road meanders one mile through our lovely forest to the beach. We can provide kayaks and stand-up paddleboards upon request. Maid service and a chef to prepare meals are available for a reasonable fee.

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Property Type

  • House
  • 1200 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Optional
  • Concierge


  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Accessible

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4

  • Bedroom 1: 1 king


  • Bedroom 2: 1 sleep sofa /futon

    Air conditioned glass enclosed porch w/full bathroom...moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms


  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television


  • Away From It All


  • Marina
  • Restaurants
  • Ruins
  • Water Parks

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Babysitter
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Massage Therapist

Leisure Activities

  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Eco Tourism
  • Photography
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Beachfront:

    You can swim and snorkel in one of the nearby spring fed rivers. We offer kayaks and standup paddleboards. You can head out to the reef or to the third river for a remarkable Indiana jones experience...moreless

  • Oceanfront
  • Rural:

    Inside our 100 acre property, and a short walk to the beach on the path through our forest...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Kayaking
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Swimming
  • Wind-Surfing


  • Dining:

    small dining table plus eat-in kitchen island...moreless

  • Dining Area


  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine


  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster


  • Kayak / Canoe:

    kayaks and stand-up paddleboards...moreless

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Optional


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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Summer/Fall 2016
Aug 4 - Nov 12, 2016
5 night min stay
$1,000 $3,200
Christmas/New Years
Dec 17 - Jan 1, 2017
5 night min stay
My Standard Rate
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
  • Tax Rate 19%


We refund 90% of the rental if cancellations are made at least 30 days prior to arrival.

We prefer direct bank transfers, which are quite easy through VRBO/Homeaway. If you use a credit card, they assess a 3% credit card fee and we'll deduct it from the refund of the security deposit.

While most guests at Casa Crema rent a car, we are pleased to arrange airport pick-up - a driver will be there with your name on a a sign - and you can reimburse my partner later for this expense along with any excursions, massages and shopping. If you come by taxi, he can later arrange for you to rent a car in Playa del Carmen after you settle in at the house.

So your first day is more restful, we can pre-shop for you and stock the fridge with food and alcoholic beverages at cost +25% - just bring cash to reimburse him, or you can transfer funds via PayPal. Dollars are preferred so no need to get pesos. If you choose to exchange money, the best rate is with my partner or at the bank ATM in Playa del Carmen. Do not exchange money at the airport as it will cost you over 20% in the bid/ask spread. Pesos are generally needed only two places: to refuel the car as many gas stations do not have a phone line to process on-line payments, and for admission at the Mayan pyramids like Coba, Tulum and Chi-chen Itza.

While VISA and Mastercard are accepted everywhere in Mexico while AMEX is unpopular due to higher fees to the merchant.

Owner's cancellation policy:

Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.

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Last updated: 10/22/2016
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25 Miles
Nearest Airport
8 Miles
Nearest Ferry
Playa del Carmen
2 Miles
Nearest Golf
El Camaleon at Mayacoba
100 Metres
Nearest Motorway
Carretera #307 Cancun-Tulum
0.5 Miles
Nearest Beach

Car: Recommended

Casa Crema is located just inside our property and adjacent to our manager's house. The gardens are lovely, with exotic fruit trees, coconut palms, and bamboo trees. You can walk or drive through our forest to our beach just five minutes drive away. We can supply you with kayaks, paddle boards, beach chairs...


Owner info

Year Purchased: 1987

About the owner: Fell in love with the area and bought the property with an eco-resort in mind.

Why the Owner Chose Playa del Carmen, Quintana Roo, Mexico:
Lovely natural forest, wildlife, warm water and fair winds!

The Unique Benefits at this House:
Property has easy access off the road for trips to town, but you can just enjoy the forest and the beach and never go to town! We have 2 miles of hiking trails within our ranch.

Contact us

Speaks: english, spanish



VRBO #580579

This listing was first published here in 2014.

Date last modified - Sunday, October 23, 2016

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Playa del Carmen, Quintana Roo, Mexico #580579

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