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Playa Caribe #4 2br beachfront condo, pool, Akumal

The infinity POOL, fabulous for a dip on a HOT day, and the placid Half Moon Bay (Media Luna)
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Excellent
17 reviews
The infinity POOL, fabulous for a dip on a HOT day, and the placid Half Moon Bay (Media Luna)
Living room view to ocean, also the view from master bedroom
Spacious living room has views of ocean and jungle
Soft Caribbean colors bring serenity to living room
in the LR enjoy drinks, TV, reading, snoozing...and the view of the turtles in the ocean below
Scintillating Half Moon Bay at dawn
Sunset at Playa Caribe #4, just before the tapestry of stars exhibition
View of Master bedroom out to the jungle
View the OCEAN from the master bed
View of JUNGLE from master bed with reading chair
Guest bedroom with private bath and terrace onto jungle
New SMART flatscreen TV; Dish Latina, watch net flicks and TV
Playa Caribe from the beach; #4 is second floor right
A view north from our beach with the fine white sand
A view to south of  Half fMoon Bay (Media Luna) from our beach
Hand-made sirenis (mermaid) with library and games
Master bath with double sink, shower & tub, view of ocean
Formal dining room (seats 6) with authentic regional masks
Female loggerhead returning to sea after laying her eggs--see her 'turtle tracks'
Dining table ready for a meal--who's cooking?
Freshly brewed coffee on the patio overlooking the ocean--watch the turtles from here
Cook to your heart's content in the fully appointed kitchen
Making bubbles while snorkeling and watching our 'resident' turtles
Serenity with views to infinity
Guest bedroom work area where you can see the jungle while you think
Hand-made turtle mosaic on bench, second bedroom
!TURTLES--Swim, snorkel, or dive with turtles!!
Central atrium in Playa Caribe building, with cascading ivy
Akumal is for the old and young, enjoyment for everyone
Playa Caribe condominiums from the road
A la noche, from the road
Early morning sunrise over Half Moon Bay--should we walk the beach or drink coffee on the patio?
Snorkeling in the Bay assures glimpses of TURTLES and reef fish
Guest watching huge female loggerhead turtle lay her eggs
Life affirming yearly hatch of baby sea turtles: July - Sept
Swim or snorkel in the unique freshwater cenotes (sinkholes/caverns)
Breath-takingly beautiful reef fish just offshore
The Akumal Arch, into the Akumal village and Playa Caribe #4
La Buena Vida, bar/restaurant about 50 yards away
Ixchel Boutique in Akumal, locally-made artisania
Hawksbill turtle waiting for you to take her picture
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Overview
Condo/Apartment -
2 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 6
Akumal, Yucatan Peninsula
We did not increase our rates for 2017, but we will begin charging the 19% MX tax for each reservation beginning Nov 1, 2016.**

!! SUNSATIONAL SPECIALS !!
LOW SEASON SALE FOR 2016 -- Buy 6 nights, get the 7th night free!! Valid on reservations for stays between August 1 and October 31, 2017, for 2 bd 2 ba. !! **see other pricing under RATES

***EXPERIENCE THE MAGIC!! Ethereal beauty, white sandy beaches, turquoise waters, coral reefs, turtles and abundant sea creatures, prehistoric ruins, serenity—this is the Maya Riviera and Playa Caribe #4. Ahhhhhhh....let it work it's magic on you!! Playa Caribe #4 is a second floor luxury-but-affordable-unit with 2 bd 2 ba that provides the ultimate in privacy. Yet has fabulous VIEWS OF BOTH aquamarine CARIBBEAN AND verdant JUNGLE; only the side...
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About the Owner, Shari S
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 85 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 1 day ago
Listed since : Jun 2012
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 17 reviews and 1 property
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Listing #FKN3510333 by: FlipKey
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FreshNutr...
Nanaimo, Canada
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5 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 24, 2016 for a stay in February 2016

We loved playa Caribe #4. Everything was exactly as decribed. The condo spacious, meticulous and beautifully appointed. We are a family of 4; 7 yr old boy, 14 yr old daughter. Sharon's attention to detail was phenominal. The wonderful sample itinerary she provides is spot on. The beach is spectacular. The pool a very lovely addition as I think its the only one on the beach. La Beuna Vida is a short walk for an...

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Miss_Alex...
Warsaw, Poland
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23 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 20, 2016 for a stay in November 2015
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We have stayed in Playa Caribe for six days (two couples). The place is just incredible – wonderful view, well equipped kitchen, comfortable and clean rooms. We have spent in Mexico three weeks and Akumal was our first stop – perfect place to just rest and relax. It was also our base to visit all the attractions nearby (Playa del Carmen, Tulum, Coba, Sian - Ka’an). Akumal town is quite small, but it is not...

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Sharon F
Minneapolis, Minnesota
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 6, 2016 for a stay in December 2015
1
person found this review helpful

Our family stayed in Playa Caribe #4 for a week over the Christmas holidays. We had a great stay and highly recommend it! Having been the victim of a scam through Homeaway, I was reticent to quickly jump into another rental. However, Shari quickly alleviated any concerns with her communications before the trip. She kept us updated about things going on in the area that might affect our stay. She also emailed a guide she...

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Amenities
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Blender
  • Books
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Ocean Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Patio
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Satellite TV
  • Secure Parking
  • Shared Outdoor Pool (Heated)
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • VCR
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
Suitability
  • Pets Allowed:
    No
  • Smoking Allowed:
    Ask
  • Kid Friendly:
    Yes
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Rates

Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week Per month
Default 3 nights
$195
$195
$1,365
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Nov 1, 2016 -
Dec 18, 2016
LOW 2016 Fall: 2 br 2 ba only
3 nights
$195
$195
$1,365
$5,460
Dec 19, 2016 -
Jan 2, 2017
HOLIDAY 2016: 2 br 2 ba only, min 7 nights
7 nights
$385
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$2,695
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Jan 3, 2017 -
Apr 30, 2017
HIGH:: 2 br, or 1 bd = $260
3 nights
$290
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$2,030
$8,120
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Additional Rate and Availability Information
***Beginning Nov 1, 2016 we will no longer include the MX tax in our rates, and will begin adding it to the price of the condo.

*****We have additional rates for stays of less than 7 nights AND for a 1 BD 1 BA configuration during HIGH SEASON where you get the entire condo except for the guest bedroom. No one else is ever in the second bedroom.
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Access
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Cancun (CUN)--62 miles, ~1 hr: 62.1 mi
Akumal is reached via the two lane each way, divided federal 307 highway straight south from the Cancun airport, about 1:15 min away. Large signs indicate the entrance to the village of Akumal where you will do a "detour" (U-turn) to head north on 307, then right into the village through the Akumal arch. continue on the beach road to reach the beautiful Playa Caribe #4 on your right, the ocean side.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Watersports Nearby.
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