Large Luxury Villa with New Features
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- Pets considered:Yes
- Wheel chair accessible:No
WOW! Now you not only get the lage indoor areas of Casa Delfin, check out the large outdoor entertainment area and the upgraded path to the lagoon with your own private palapa overlooking the water.
Enjoy the luxury of this private villa, warm breezes, with direct access to the Yal-Ku Lagoon, rooftop pool, and convenient access to the beaches in on Half Moon Bay and Akumal bay.
Relax as this beautiful villa is waiting to ensure maximum comfort and enjoyment for you and your family or guests. Designed to accommodate large groups, Casa Delfín provides expansive common areas and FIVE private bedroom suites, each with its own air conditioning and bathroom - each newly redone with a modern crisp look and rainshowers.
The ground floor features a large living area and a wrap-around veranda that opens to the path leading directly to the lagoon.
The second floor employs features open floor plan with the living area, dining area, brand new modern kitchen and a veranda overlooking the lagoon.
The third floor roof area provides a magnificent panoramic view of the lagoon and the ocean.
The rooftop area features a heated rooftop pool: perfect for toddlers or adults during the day. At night, turn off the lights and enjoy the stars in total privacy.
You can prepare your food in the totally redone kitchen with lots of granite countertop, eat at any of the local restaurants, or have a staff member prepare a special meal or two.
Outside, the new outdoor patio provides comfort and flexibility for even large groups. Relax in the shade under the palapa, fix your favorite beverage at the covered bar, relax in a lounge chair, or just sit around one of the tables with friends and family.
Of course, your favorite outdoor space may be your private palapa overlooking Yal Ku Lagoon: A true jewel of Mexico. When you are ready, you have your own private entrance to magnificent snorkeling for both the novice and experienced swimmer. Protected from the ocean waves, you can float along and see schools of sergeant fish, blue tangs, and others. Many varieties of parrot fish chomp on the algae on the rocks while angel fish and others swim about. You can also swim towards the inlet to the see: a shallow sandy area where you can sometimes see a turtle or a ray. (We encourage wearing vests while snorkeling and have vests in a variety of sizes from young children to adults.)
Other great snorkeling and diving are available nearby including in caves and cenotes as well as the nearby coral reefs. If you are interested in diving - we can connect you with some great dive masters - perfect for someone wanting to learn and become certified to experienced divers who do not want pre-packaged dive excursions.
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Refunds: We do not generally provide refunds. However, if the airport is closed by the authorities or if there is a mandatory evacuation, we carry forward your unused payments (pro-rated) toward a later reservation up to 18 months.
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- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Housekeeper Included
- Daily Maid Service
- Events Allowed
- Children Welcome
- Wheelchair Inaccessible
Bedrooms: 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 14
- Sleep in comfort in your spacious bedroom suite with its own air conditioning and its own bathroom with sink, toilet, and shower. The ground floor has two bedroom suites: one with a queen size bed and one with two double beds. The main floor also has two bedroom suites: one with a king size bed and one with two double beds. The master bedroom is on the third floor and features a king size bed with a magnificent view overlooking the lagoon. Daily maid service is provided six days a week (Monday through Saturday). All linens and towels are provided....moreless
Bathrooms: 5 Bathrooms
- Newly redone bathrooms - modern crisp tiles with rainshowers.
- The main living areas are on the second floor ensuring pleasant cross-ventilation throughout the day and evening. The dining area has custom built furniture from the Yucatan with seating for 12 plus a high chair for toddlers. Place settings for up to 14. The kitchen features all new appliances including an ice maker with purified bottled water. Enjoy the view overlooking the trees from the veranda or relax in the comfortable and spacious living area which includes a flat screen TV with satellite as well as WiFi access for your laptop and free (VOIP) telephone service to the UK, US, and most of Europe. Pet friendly and child friendly. Maid service six days a week. All linens and one beach towel per person included. We recommend vests when snorkelling and have a supply in various sizes from infants to adults....moreless
- CD Player
- DVD Player
- Away From It All
- Theme Parks
Local Services & Businesses
- Medical Services
- Bird Watching
- Eco Tourism
- Horseback Riding
- Sight Seeing
- Whale Watching
- Near The Ocean
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Deepsea Fishing
- Jet Skiing
- Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
- Sound/Bay Fishing
- Child's Highchair
- Dining Area
- Seating for 12 people
- Air Conditioning:
- Basic Soaps
- Bottled Water
- Ceiling Fans
- Laundry Soap
- Linens Provided:
- Local Restaurant Guide
- Paper Towels
- Parking Off Street:
- Security System
- 4 Ring Stove
- Coffee Maker:
- Dishes & Utensils:
- Beach Towels
- Deck / Patio:
Pool / Spa
- Heated Pool
- Housekeeper Included
Discounted weekly rates based on arrival and departure on Saturdays. (We can sometimes be flexible outside of High Season and Holidays.) Rental rates based on number of bedrooms and occupancy: * 3 bedrooms: Maximum occupancy of 8 (RATES SHOWN) * 4 bedrooms: Maximum occupancy of 11 - additional fees apply * 4 bedrooms: Maximum occupancy of 14 - additional fees apply NOTE: Sleeping arrangements only in the beds provided. No sleeping on cots, air mattresses, sofas, etc. 13% tax added to all rates listed. 50% payment to confirm reservation at time of booking with balance 60 days prior to arrival. (Full payment for bookings within 90 days of arrival and for Holiday bookings). Gratuities for the staff are not included. Contact us for short stays or long weekend rates. We accept on-line payment by credit card (Visa/MC) or e-checks (ACH). We also accept payments by check, or bank wire transfer. All payments in USD. Security deposit of $800 is required prior to arrival. Security deposit may be made by credit card authorization or any payment method above.
Note: Until confirmed, rates are subject to change without notice.
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If you already know North Akumal, you know that is a family-friendly, quiet place where you can relax. You can hardly find any better place for snorkeling: both in Yal Ku Lagoon where you have your own private Palapa by the lagoon and direct entry, and along the reefs: rent a boat or just swim out to magnificent coral reefs teeming with fish. There are also several places to take Padi certified diving lessons. You will be diving among the fish on your very first day. With the fully equipped kitchen, you can choose to fix your own meals, hire your caretaker, Rene, to fix you some special dinners you are sure to remember, or go out to any of the area restaurants. Many of the restaurants are directly on the beaches of Half Moon bay and Akumal bay: you rarely need a reservation, you will always be welcomed, and there is never a dress code. You may also want to go to any of there nearby towns or attractions including Playa del Carmen, Tulum, Xelha, Xcarat, and more.
Other Activities: Snorkeling, archaeological ruins, jungle tours
Year Purchased: 2005
About: We had been visiting Yal Ku Lagoon for almost 15 years and always loved staying in Akumal, especially directly on the lagoon. We traveled extensively and found ourselves saying, 'this is nice, but it isn't Akumal', or 'it isn't Yal Ku'. So when we found a villa for sale directly on the lagoon, we could not pass it up. After restoring Casa Delfin, we were relaxing in the rooftop pool at night wondering what we were going to do next. We both looked over at Casa Romero which was in terrible shape. Two weeks later we had an agreement to purchase it and renovations began only a few months later.
Why Akumal, Quintana Roo, Mexico:
There are only a few properties with direct access to the lagoon and the entrance from Casa Delfin is probably the best of all. When one became available, we could not pass it up.
The Unique Benefits at this Villa:
If you have ever been to North Akumal, you know it maintains the laid-back atmosphere that has gone from so many places. We have the feeling of belonging to a community. In addition to the magnificent snorkeling in Yal Ku, one of the things that we like the best is that Akumal is enjoyed by Mexicans as well as tourists. We have gotten to know the many local restaurants and enjoy eating out as being able to cook our own food and entertain friends and family.
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Luxury Villa on Yal Ku Lagoon: sleeps 14
Living room: TV (SatDVD), WiFi, free phone to UK
Brand New Kitchen
Heated rooftop pool: watch the stars at night
Large bedroom suites: each with private bathroom
Bedroom suite: 2 double beds: all bedrooms with AC
Private palapa and steps directly to lagoon
Palapa at Yal Ku Lagoon
Outdoor Patio and Path To Lagoon
Verandah view: perfect for tea or bird watching
Entrance: large common areas for maximum comfort
Bedroom with queen bed: maid service 6 days a week
Patio - Seating Under Palapa
Path to lagoon
Great snorkeling: The fish are waiting for you
Sunrise From The Lagoon
- Property typeVilla
- Response time Within 12 hours
- Response rate 100%
- Calendar last updated 11/01/2014
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