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Oceanfront Condo - Private Beach for Rent in Beautiful Cozumel

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Last updated: 03/28/2017
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  • Minimum stay:1-5 nights
  • Sleeps:5
  • Bedrooms:2
  • Bathrooms:2
  • Property type:Condo
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

About the Property

Condo, 2 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 2 Baths, (Sleeps 4-6)

Cantamar is located just North (the quiet side) of the town square of San Miguel. We are only a 15 to 20 minute walk into town. Also, inexpensive taxis are readily available in front of Cantamar. This non-smoking, air-conditioned, modernly rustic mexicana unit is located at pool level. It offers a private terrace and easy access to the freshwater pool, man-made beach, and the beautiful Caribbean water. There is a freshwater shower and dive rinse tank located adjacent to our patio entrance - PERFECT for divers and snorkelers. The unit has two bedrooms with king beds, and a sectional sofa can accommodate one more adult, or two small children, if necessary. The master bedroom has it's own private bathroom and a spectacular ocean view! The ocean view from the condo living area and swimming pool is just beautiful! There is great snorkeling, with easy ocean access, just steps away from the condo.

Only eight units share a private swimming pool and a wonderful man-made beach, with two palapas for shade, and a lean-to pergola with shade. Maid service, is provided twice a week for a seven night stay. Additional days of maid service can be added for an extra $20 per day. Beach towels are not provided, so please bring your own. The kitchen is fully furnished with a breakfast bar, and the dining room table can accomodate six people. Free, unlimited, long distance to the US/Canada and free high speed wireless internet are also included, along with TV, DVD and CD player(with Ipod docking). Private, gated location right on the ocean. A great place to 'get away from it all'.

Cozumel is a diver's paradise, consistently regarded as one the best places, on this side of the continent, for scuba diving. The island is known for it's consistent 100-150 feet+ visibility and effortless drift diving. The water temperature ranges between a low of 76 in the winter months, to a high of 84 in the summer. The diving, snorkeling and beautiful, clear water make this a great vacation spot for water lovers.

Besides the great water activities, Cozumel has many GREAT restaurants for every price range and taste, and is a shopper's paradise. It's an extremely good value, compared to other high-priced Caribbean island locations.

Keywords: Condominium - Waterfront
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Member since: 2006

Speaks: english
Response time: Within 12 hours
Response Rate: 90%
Calendar last updated: 03/28/2017

Property Type

  • Condo
  • On floor 1

House Rules

  • Max. occupancy 5
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    21 or over. Under 21 must be accompanied by an adult (parent or other family)...moreless

  • Children Welcome:

    Great for kids, as we're located right at the pool level. Snorkeling is within easy access....moreless

  • Non Smoking Only:

    Smoking allowed only on the outside patio area, please....moreless

  • Pets Not Allowed

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Included


  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5, Beds for 4-5

  • Bedroom 2: 1 king

    Street side with bathroom right outside of bedroom door....moreless

  • Bedroom 1: 1 king

    Master bedroom with private bathroom/shower. Ocean view....moreless

  • Sectional sofa


  • King size beds (2) King beds, one each in master and guest bedrooms. Baby Cribs (1) available upon request. Sectional sofa in living room area comfortable for one adult or child....moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower

    Walk-in shower. Hair dryer provided. ...moreless

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower

    Hair dryer provided....moreless

Other Amenities

  • Maid service two times a week. Ceiling fans in all main rooms, Halogen reading lamps above headboards in both bedrooms, Hairdryers, breakfast bar, purified drinking water provided, Private man-made beach, Easy access to the ocean for swimming or snorkeling, Poolside shower, rinse tank for snorkel or scuba gear, unit located at ground level with easy and close access to the pool and beach, Fifteen-twenty minute walk into downtown of San Miguel....moreless


  • Books:

    Small 'library' of regional books and paperbacks in the master bedroom....moreless

  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Music Library:

    Small library of personal CD's and CD's that other rentors have brought and gifted to the condo. All types of music. ...moreless

  • Satellite / Cable:

    CNN, US news, and other channels in English. Spanish channels with English subtitles....moreless

  • Stereo:

    CD/FM boom box type player....moreless

  • Television:

    (2) 13' TV w/built in VHS/DVD player in guest bedroom. TV in living room with DVD player....moreless

  • Video Library:

    Numerous DVD movies available in condo for viewing. Bring your own to watch, or rent in town....moreless


  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities


  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Duty Free Shops
  • Festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Restaurants
  • Ruins

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Boating
  • Eco Tourism
  • Horseback Riding
  • Miniature Golf
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Beachfront:

    Small, man-made beach area between pool and ocean....moreless

  • Oceanfront:

    Hop, skip and a jump away from the ocean. Open the patio door, go around the pool, down some stairs, cross the small man-made beach and jump in!...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Golf
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Paragliding
  • Parasailing
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Swimming
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing


  • Dining:

    Round wooden table that can seat six for dinner....moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people


  • Air Conditioning:

    Central air....moreless

  • Broadband Access:

    Please bring your own laptop computer. Bring your own ethernet cord if needed. Wireless works great down here....moreless

  • Clothes Dryer:

    Dryer in condo....moreless

  • Free Long Distance:

    Vonage provides unlimited free long distance to and from the US and Canada....moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet:

    Free high speed internet. Please bring your own computer, tablet or smartphone....moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided:

    Goose/feather pillows, (hypoallergenic available on request). Very comfortable beds. ...moreless

  • Parking:

    Free parking is available outside the front of the building, street side. First come, first serve basis....moreless

  • Parking Off Street:

    Parking spaces in front of building....moreless

  • Telephone:

    Free local calling. Free Vonage calling....moreless

  • Towels Provided:

    Bath towels are provided. Towels for beach/pool provided....moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    New washer in condo. Please bring enough soap for a load or two of laundry.....moreless

  • Wireless Internet:

    Free -available for computers, I-pads and smartphones....moreless


  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Dishes, drink ware and utensils to serve 6-8 people....moreless

  • Freezer:

    Works well. Fast ice cubes....moreless

  • Kitchen:

    Plates, glasses, cups, bowls, utensils provided, as well as coffee maker, blender, toaster oven....moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven:

    Gas oven....moreless

  • Pantry Items:

    Salt, pepper, coffee filters, matches, sugar....moreless


  • Lanai / Gazebo:

    Covers the main living area and master bedroom....moreless

  • Water Sports Gear:

    Some snorkel gear in master bedroom closet for use....moreless

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool:

    Shared pool with eight other units in the building. A few steps from our patio and a stone's throw from the ocean. Shallow area for young children....moreless

Building Type

  • Building

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Included


Write a review 5
from 27 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Low Season
Apr 15 - Aug 31, 2017
4 night min stay
$1,150 $3,500
Sep 1 - Oct 31, 2017
5 night min stay
$840 $2,400
Low Season
Nov 1 - Dec 14, 2017
5 night min stay
$1,180 $3,625
High Season
Dec 15 - Apr 14, 2018
5 night min stay
$1,675 $5,500
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates



Deposits are non-refundable. E-mail for rate re: longer stays, special events. Not responsible for "natural weather" phenomenon, i.e. hurricanes. Please purchase trip insurance to cover unforeseen trip cancellation. Final balance is refundable (less 10%) if cancelled before 30 days of arrival. 29 days or less - no refund given. Accept PayPal & personal check.

Owner's cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting owner when booking

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Last updated: 03/28/2017
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2.5 Miles
Nearest Airport
1 Miles
Nearest Ferry
San Miguel, Cozumel

Car: Not Necessary

Catamaran excursions, Sunset and Party sailboat cruises, Dune buggy tours, Mayan ruins, Day excursions to mainland (Playa del Carmen plus more), Spas & Massages, Beautiful sandy beaches w/activities and drink/food on East side and South end of island, Dolphin swims, etc.


Owner info

Year Purchased: 2002

About the owner: I am a stay at home housewife (domestic engineer) that keeps busy taking care of her hard working husband. We both enjoy scuba diving and snorkeling. I also enjoy traveling, gardening, biking, reading, cooking, eating.......especially at all of the great places in Cozumel that we can't wait to return to after every trip. We both have taken up underwater photography and have gotten some amazing photos!! We think Cozumel is the BEST! It's in our hearts and souls.

Why the Owner Chose Zona Hotelera Norte, San Miguel, Q.R., Mexico:
We bought Cantamar 102 because, first of all - we loved Cozumel! We think it's the best diving this half of the hemisphere. We also love the people and the many fantastic restaraunts on the island. We chose this location because of the beauty and closeness of the ocean. The water is crystal clear and the snorkeling is great! We are North of town, about a 20 minute walk into town, on nicely paved walkways. That is a big plus for us! The North end is, typically, much quieter than South of town. It is easy to get to from the States, and it is rather inexpensive, compared to going to the Caymans or Bahamas (Cozumel has much better diving that either). We liked the building size and the fact that it was built the 'Mexican' way. Older building, but built to withstand hurricane winds. The building is quaint and private.

The Unique Benefits at this Condo:
We are RIGHT on the ocean, with a beautiful palm tree-lined view. Our condo is right at pool level. No need to go up and down numerous stairs. Diver's dream. Rinse your gear right in front of the bedroom patio and carry 10 ft to patio to dry. Quiet location away from town, but close enough to walk there (15-20 minutes).

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Speaks: english
Response time: Within 12 hours
Response Rate: 90%
Calendar last updated: 03/28/2017

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  • View from Master bedroom patio.

    View from Master bedroom patio.

  • View standing outside on living room patio.

    View standing outside on living room patio.

  • Pool.


  • Living room area.

    Living room area.

  • Private man-made beach with palapas.

    Private man-made beach with palapas.

  • Sundeck right off of the man-made beach.

    Sundeck right off of the man-made beach.

  • View from kitchen.

    View from kitchen.

  • View from living room patio.

    View from living room patio.

  • Man-made beach.

    Man-made beach.

  • Guest Bedroom.

    Guest Bedroom.

  • Guest Bathroom.

    Guest Bathroom.

  • Cozumel diving.

    Cozumel diving.

  • Cantamar building (from the ocean) view.

    Cantamar building (from the ocean) view.

  • View from inside condo dining area.

    View from inside condo dining area.

  • Kitchen


  • Dining area that can seat six. Breakfast bar at kitchen counter.

    Dining area that can seat six. Breakfast bar at kitchen counter.

  • Patios of master bedroom and living area.

    Patios of master bedroom and living area.

  • Pool and patio.

    Pool and patio.

  • Sunset.


  • Sunset.


  • Man-made beach.

    Man-made beach.

  • Master Bedroom.

    Master Bedroom.

  • Snorkeling.


  • Watching cruise ships leave at sunset w/a margarita.

    Watching cruise ships leave at sunset w/a margarita.

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This listing was first published here in 2006.

Date last modified - Sunday, April 16, 2017

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