CHOOSE THE VACATION SPOT OF CELEBRITIES
Ever heard of Paulina Rubio? She is a Latino superstarsinger, actress, and TV hostess who has sold over 20 million records. And Casa Santa Pilar happens to be among this starlets favorite vacation destinations in Cozumel.
Situated on the quiet and secluded north side of the island, this lavish four-bedroom, five-bath house is one of the most sought-after and luxurious in Cozumel. This gorgeous home sits right on the beach and offers a host of amenities: a pool table, an indoor hot tub, wet bar, a master suite that is essentially the size of an entire apartment, and an on-site night watchman for the utmost in security, privacy and peace of mind.
The formal living room of this incredible space overlooks the sparkling freshwater pool and the glimmering blue waters of the Caribbean. The open-concept design also offers terrific sight lines for the kitchen and dining roomthe former is fully equipped with appliances and amenities on every scale, and the latter provides a lovely area for up to eight friends to gather for a feast.
While the whole home is worthy of hosting a get-together, the officially designated entertainment area is home to a large and incredibly comfortable U-shaped sofa, chic floor rugs, a pool table, and a spectacular wet bar area that is even more amazing when you flip on the lights at dusk.
For your convenience, theres also a full bathroom that has an entrance from both indoors and out, so guests can rinse off the sea and sand from their daily excursions without having to venture through the home. Theres also a gorgeous bedroom on this floor, which comes furnished with a king-sized bed with a beautifully appointed ensuite.
Travel up the dramatic staircase to the two additional bedrooms, one featuring a queen-sized bed and balcony with stunning views of the private pool and white-sand beach, and the other with two queens and adjoining bath.
Ah, and the master suite, which the famous former guest undoubtedly enjoyed: it features a raised king-sized bed, separate lounging area complete with a sink-in-soft sofa and TV, and a magnificent balcony that overlooks the shimmering waters of both the pool and ocean.
Thats not all. The master suite bath is as large as the entire downstairs dining room, with his and hers walk-in closets. The luxury continues with an in-room massage table, huge walk-in shower, double vanities, a separate make-up area, andget thisa hot tub with unencumbered views of the ocean.
When you're ready to spend some time outside, take a dip in the incredibly spacious freshwater pool, or journey down the rustic wooden path that leads directly to the beach. Theres also a fantastic (and shaded) outdoor kitchen, where you can spend an afternoon amazing your friends with your new Mexican-inspired recipes or time-honored barbecue skills.
At sunset, when the moon is high and the mood is right, you can take a walk on the beach, which stretches a mile in each direction. And the next morning, when you're ready to do it all over again, you can arrange to be picked up for a diving or snorkeling excursionthat neighboring dock is at your disposal.
When youre ready to explore the local side of the island, the bustling waterfront promenade of Cozumel is a 15- to 20-minute drive away. This is where you will discover abundant high-end stores, boutiques, local vendors, restaurants, grocery stores, a movie theater, bars and a vibrant nightlife. This is also a primary port for cruise ships as well as the ferry terminal, with daily trips to and from Playa del Carmen. You'll find dozens upon dozens of dive shops that are anxious to help you discover the underwater world for which Cozumel is famed.
You dont have to be a superstar to vacation like one at Casa Santa Pilar in tropical Cozumel.