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Casa Konomi-Akumal's favorite 4BR Luxury Villa with a pool!

Bedrooms 4
Separate WC's2
Space 5,360 sq. ft.
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 5 - 7 nights


About the property

4 bedroom, 4.5 bathrooms, sleeps up to 12

Does the economy have you thinking about postponing your vacation? Well, wait no more! We’re offering the most affordable vacation villa there is in beautiful Akumal: Casa Konomi!

This is a 5300' 4 bedroom, 4.5 bathroom villa with a pool, bikes and every luxury you can think of. Free land line to call home anytime. Flat screens and air condition in every bedroom, with a large TV in the grand living room. Private grounds and pool. Your own staff. Surround sound inside and out.

Imagine being enveloped in the hammock, you close your eyes & you breathe in the scent of the bougainvillea. Your ears drink in the sound of the rippling tide gently lapping over the rocks of Yalku Lagoon & the songs of native jungle birds in the surrounding gardens. You feel the warm breeze from the beach at Half Moon Bay flow over you like an ocean wave. You take a refreshing sip of your ice-cold beverage & realize that you’re staying in your own personal paradise.

Stay at Casa Konomi, and you'll find out it is one of the nicest appointed homes, yet, offered at one of the lowest rates you will find in the area for an Akumal villa.

It is almost impossible to contemplate how deliriously wonderful it is to stay in Casa Konomi, a luxurious 5300' 4 bedroom 4.5 bath villa. It is it's own vacation resort in the heart of Akumal, MX. Whatever your taste, this home is the kind of place where you will find yourself drawn to stay at the villa during the day rather than venturing out from your own personal paradise. This is Mexico yet it feels like home, but better.

Casa Konomi is conveniently situated between Half Moon Bay and Yalku Lagoon. It is an easy walk to the sandy beach, or the lagoon, both are prime for snorkeling. Unique to this villa, the owner provides a complimentary golf cart (older, being replaced in 2018) and a handful of basic bikes to help make getting around Akumal easy and quick. The location gives guests the unusual opportunity to be secluded by lush gardens, creating a private escape unlike any other rental home in the area. Every minute of the day is spent with the tranquil sound of breaking waves from the ocean waters surrounding the peninsula the home sits on. The owners like to update it every year, so many guests return time after time as they know the villa improves with age! The Mercure party returns year after year, and says each time, 'The house is better than ever!'

There are three large en-suite bedrooms, with a 4th bedroom on the 2nd floor of this 5,360 sq. ft. villa. Located on the upper level with a terrace, the floral style master bedroom is called Blue Lagoon. Also on the second floor is another soothing black and tan bedroom suite, Mapumalanga ('the setting sun'). The third spacious garden bedroom suite, Shangri-La is on the main level. The newly added tropical fourth bedroom has a queen bed and a shared bath. Each of the master suites have two entrances, one leading to a veranda, another to the inside of the villa.

Casa Konomi has amazing attention to detail, from the monkeys carved into the building's decorative architecture, to the many stained glass windows featured throughout the house. The living room and dining room have been carefully thought out with no cost spared for aesthetic themes. All new Tommy Bahama furniture throughout. The rooftop terrace offers amazing vistas of the sea, the jungle and the lagoon. Enjoy an evening filled with stars from this top floor retreat.

Everything needed for a perfect stay is on hand and the staff is at your service to help. Quite unusual to rental homes, there is a fully equipped laundry room with a washer, dryer open occasionally for guests during their stay. For a small additional fee and with some notice upon arrival, the caretaker can often arrange for a cook for a special meal, or a Mayan Tour. Leave the bulky beach towels at home, Casa Konomi will provide as many beach towels as needed, as well as coolers, hats and more. The home is equipped with a safe for valuables.

Every bedroom has air conditioning as well as fans. Each has a large walk in closet. The bathrooms are spacious and spectacular. Rare to the area, bedrooms have soft carpeted floors. The spacious kitchen is equipped with two refrigerators, a state of the art stove, a full size microwave, a gourmet coffee machine and more. Four flat screen TVs give choices to guests, one in the living room and one in each bedroom. There are plenty of DVDs, CDs and games for your enjoyment, as well as DISH TV if all you want is the surround sound of music playing while you fall asleep beside the pool. Wireless internet is available in Casa Konomi so please remember to bring your laptop so you can send home photos daily to make friends and family green with envy. The owner offers free calling for their guests to the US and Canada.

Casa Konomi is going green too! Eco friendly light bulbs have been installed throughout the villa. Six all terrain bikes are on hand for those wishing to ride around Akumal. Not the biking type? No worries, an electric golf cart has been provided for your stay, perfect for trips to the lagoon, the bays, dinner out, or Chomak Market.

The pool is newly refurbished. The BBQ is built in. Even the plumbing is all new. The house is even better than before and it was perfect to begin with.

The staff is there to take care of you, and can also be hired to cook simple meals for you, or provide personal laundry for a per load fee. The grounds are impeccable. Outdoor covered dining next to the cascading waterfall into the lit pool at night makes for many memorable meals when dining in. This villa is a Caribbean Fantasy return client favorite. Feel secure as there in a full time security guard on staff.

Look no further, there is nowhere else where you will feel the life being breathed back into you like at Casa Konomi. This is a place for rest and relaxation, a resort in itself, an oasis in paradise.

More Details

Property Manager
Lisa, Toni, Sibley, Michelle & Lenora
Premier Partner

This partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great traveler experience.

Speaks English
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
8 December, 2017

About Lisa, Toni, Sibley, Michelle & Lenora

A family in love with Akumal!

Lisa, Toni, Sibley, Michelle & Lenora purchased this villa in 2000

Why Lisa, Toni, Sibley, Michelle & Lenora chose Akumal

The locals are so warm and friendly, and we fell in love with the villa as it offered so many more extras than the others we knew about. Every year, we fall in love with it again, and add new wonderful things to make it better and better!

Guestbook comments from the manager

We just spent 7 days at this beautiful "compound" and everything was absolutely wonderful - the pictures do not do it justice. We came as a group of 9 with the youngest at 9 and the oldest at 72. We had 3 young girls on the trip and we always felt safe. We walked down the street one evening for dinner and often took the gold cart to dinner or the beach. The snorkeling was great with multiple turtle encounters on every trip. We also visited Cabo, Xcaret, Tulum, and Puerto Adventura for the Dolphin Discovery. All three generations will remember this fantastic vacation/experience for the rest of our lives.

03/02/2014 Cindy B

Loved Konomi! Best value out there!
Mar 2015
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Tulum Ruins
"Gorgeous setting for a Mayan Ruin, with the sea being one of the fortress walls! "
"Eco adventure park, ticket includes all meals and drinks! 20 minutes from Casa Konomi! "
Car: recommended

Casa Konomi is located in Akumal, a quaint resort of private residences in the popular Riviera Maya. Akumal, which in Maya is 'The place of the turtles' is one of the most satisfying destinations on the azure Caribbean coastline. This villa is with-in walking distance of Yalku Lagoon, a natural aquarium which never fails to impress those interested in a fantastic snorkeling experience. Also with in a short walk from Casa Konomi are Half Moon Bay beach and Akumal Bay beach; both bays are filled with stunning coral reefs and sea life such as turtles, rays and schools of colorful fish. The drive to Cancun airport is an easy hour + drive, yet light years away from the hustle and bustle. Nearby are the busy towns of Playa Del Carmen, Puerto Aventuras, and Tulum. It is only short scenic drive to the famous Mayan ruins of Tulum, Coba and Chichen Itza. Dramatic eco-parks such as Xcaret and Xel-Ha are just a few minutes in either direction. Beaches near Casa Konomi are gorgeous and unique.

Other Activities: Scuba diving, snorkeling, jungle tours, ziplines, Mayan Ruins

Golf: There are several golf courses in the area. Located in Playa del Carmen is Playacar Club de Golf. This is an 18 hole Golf Course designed by Robert Von Hagge and built amongst the lush foliage of the Yucatan Peninsula. The Club provides a first class practice area, complete with a spectacular driving range, and a large putting green. Playacar is about a 30 minute drive north of Akumal on the southern end of Playa del Carmen.

Located just minutes south of Akumal is the newly built (2010) Gran Bahia Principe Golf Course. Designed by Robert Tent Jones, the club offers both an 18 hole par 72 layout as well as a 9 hole par 36 layout.


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday villa in Akumal in Quintana Roo

Property Type:
  • villa
  • Self-catering
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 5360 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 15:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 14
  • Parties/events allowed ...
  • Pets considered ...
  • Smoking allowed ...
Location Type:
  • beach
  • Beach View ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • Family
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Bottled Water
  • Broadband Access
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Filtered Water
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Mosquito Magnet
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Safe
  • Security System
  • Telephone ...
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Blender
  • Catering Available ...
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Kitchenette
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave
  • Mini Refrigerator
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 2 Separate WC's
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Walk in shower
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Walk in shower
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Walk in shower
    Bathroom 4 - Toilet , Main floor bath is spacious
    Bathroom 5 - Toilet , Pool Bath near kitchen
  • These are some of the most spacious and luxuriously styled bathrooms you will find in Mexico. The showers have small bench seats.
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 14
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , 1 Large Double Bed , Daybed is 2 twins, or 1 king
    Bedroom 3 - 2 Large Double Bed , Futon is a double
    Hall Niche - 1 Sofa bed/Futon , Futon is a double
    Bedroom 4 - 1 Large Double Bed
  • Master suite on the 2nd floor has a K bed, full sofa and views of the Caribbean from the 2 sided veranda. It overlooks the gardens & pool. (Sleeps 2 adults, 1 child). A large walk in closet, spacious walk in shower and 2 sinks in the ensuite bathroom. It has satellite TV and a safe. Bungalow bedroom suite is surrounded by gardens and near the pool; with a Q bed and a daybed (convertible: 1 T or, 2 T's using the trundle, or a K by combining the T's. Sleeps up to 3 adults or children) Mini fridge, satellite TV, a walk in closet, a dramatic bath w/shower, and easy access to all areas of the home. The second floor bedroom, with ocean and jungle views has two queen beds. (Sleeps 4 adults or children) Walk in closet, dramatic bath, satellite TV, & veranda. The newly added 4th bedroom has a Queen bed w/ shared bath. Air mattresses for small children (up to 2).
  • Books
  • Books - Fiction / Non-fiction
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Music Library ...
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Player
  • Video Game Console
  • Video Games ...
  • Video Library ...
  • Balcony ...
  • Barbecue
  • Beach Towels
  • Bicycles
  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Golf Cart
  • Garden
  • Barbecue ...
  • Patio
  • Small Cooler
  • Terrace
  • veranda
  • Wood Decking
  • 4 bicycles
  • 6 garden chairs
  • 8 deck chairs
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool
Onsite Services:
  • Daily Maid Service
  • Massage
  • Private Chef
  • Staff
  • botanical garden
  • caves
  • churches
  • library
  • marina
  • rain forests
  • reefs
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • theme parks
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • Kayaking
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • caving
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing
This stunning home has more luxury amenities than any home in the area. The 2 new full sized stainless steel refrigerators, cappuccino maker, and endless serving and tableware are quality kitchen items not found elsewhere. Enjoy outdoor living around the garden pool, with it's full built-in grill and lovely covered seating and dining area. The verandas on each level give private spaces to get away without leaving home; try the double hammock surrounded by blooming bougainvillea for serenity. Flat screen TV/DVD/CD players in every room to keep you entertained, or tune in satellite music of any type to keep you in a vacation frame of mind. Sleep to the sounds of the crashing waves at the nearby beach, or watch the sun set over the jungle surrounding Yalku Lagoon from the furnished rooftop terrace. From the collection of cruising bicycles, to the mood lighting in every room, this house has every detail covered.


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Casa Konomi-Akumal's favorite 4BR Luxury Villa with a pool!
average rating of 4.9545455 based on 30 reviews

Could Not Have Been Better

  • 5 of 5

The owners have thought of everything at Casa Konomi. First off the driving directions I hand wrote them at the airport just in case our phones didn't work and even though they did end up working I used the written directions and drove right to the home.

As we came around the last turn we were greeted by a smiling Lucio and security Abram (sp) he did not have to come back but he did and showed us around a home he is clearly proud of, thank you so much Lucio for everything all of the locale information, showing us the best Cenotes (and how to say that word) for all of the best places to see the turtles and all of us did.

This place is magical and the Maya people could not be more helpful or friendly, the owners have the cream of the crop in all the staff.

Sylvia was a gem she was mad I washed some dishes as I am not used to being spoiled but that is what she does. Thank you for the most wonderful birthday dinner for our grandson my husband is still raving about the chile rellanos they were unbelievable and you took care of carnivore and our vegan half too. It was nice meeting your daughter Camilla.

I am counting the days until we return I don't care if the owners replace the golf cart we liked it was used because there are a lot of speed bumps. We rode the bikes, we sat up on the roof for sunrise, sunset, we had rain and sun but always returned to eat outside and swim in the wonderful pool under the palm trees in this little piece of paradise. No one in our group cares it is not right on the ocean you can walk in 2 directions and be at the lagoon or the bay in 5 minutes or less, we appreciated the privacy and shade.

  • Review Submitted: 24-May-2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Ann, What a perfect and helpful review. So glad you were charmed by your experience with Casa Konomi and its staff! It is addicting for sure! It will be a delight to get to work with you year after year! Lisa, Toni, Sibley, Michelle, and Lenora Caribbean Fantasy, Inc.
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Beautiful property.

  • 5 of 5

We loved our stay. Great location to use as home base for exploring Riviera Maya. It was very hot a/c worked great in the evenings but during the day you need to be aware that it's hot. Pool was nice for cooling off, and definitely good spots for snorkeling nearby. We ate at la Buena vida at least 3 times! Thanks to Sylvia for the home cooked meal and Lucio for all the help. Highly recommend.

  • Review Submitted: 26-Jul-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Stacey, What a treat it was to have you as our guest. We love to hear that you were charmed as much as we are with Casa Konomi, Lucio and Syliva! Hurry back! Lisa
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Everything was beyond our expectations

  • 5 of 5

Great place for people who don't mind a few minutes walk to the beach,lagoon or restaurant. The staff the best. The cleanliness beyond. The staff so helpful and available 9-1 everyday. Just walking around the house for a week...I kept finding new artistic touches in every corner. Comfort and king sized beds, great home made meals, pool and rooftop lounging. Hate to rave as I want it all to myself!

  • Review Submitted: 06-Feb-2017
  • Date of Stay: January 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We couldn't agree more, the staff at Casa Konomi is the best! Thank you for your kind review and we look forward to you returning soon!
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Overwhelmed by the beauty and style of Casa Konomi

  • 5 of 5

We absolutely loved the house and pool. The bicycles and especially the golf card were a big , big bonus. Great for our group of seven friends.

  • Review Submitted: 13-Apr-2016
  • Date of Stay: February 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We think Konomi is an undiscovered treasure too! So glad you love the bikes and golf cart - by the time you return to visit, there should be a new golf cart! Lisa Caribbean Fantasy, Inc.
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Oceanside, California, USA

Our favorite home away from home!

  • 5 of 5

My husband & I have been fortunate enough to experience "living the dream" at Casa Konomi on multiple occasions. Every detail is thought out by the owners, who are professional property managers in Maryland. They KNOW their business and they anticipate EVERY item that a guest might need or want. Bikes to ride? Check. Golf cart to get around Akumal (and save lots of money on rental car!)? Check. On site manager that speaks English and will attend to YOUR every need? Check. A smiling, friendly housekeeper who is immaculate in her attention to detail? Check. This is The Ultimate Mexican Vacation Experience - pool with waterfall, loungers, plush beach towels, outdoor living area - you won't even WANT to use the house! - state of the art BBQ grill, fully equipped kitchen with stainless steel appliances - including a six burner gas stove with glass cover so no accidents with the little ones! If we could live here, we would!The hosts are friendly, knowledgeable & always helpful with information, directions, suggestions & can even help put together an itinerary for you & schedule day trips & tour guides. But - this is not just a business to them - this is their HOME & the love & pride that they take in it shows in EVERY room. Each year when they visit, they update & often remodel almost every room in the house - so everything is NEW, FRESH and MODERN. They spare no expense for their guests' comfort & have included everything to make them comfortable & to feel at home. You will never want to leave! All of the bedrooms have plush, comfortable pillow top mattresses that are NEW & flat screen TVs, & 3 of the 4 have ensuite bathrooms. A short walk away is Que Onda restaurant - La Buena Vida is easy to get to by foot, bike or golf cart & "downtown" Akumal is easily accessible by golf carts or bikes, or about a mile walk for those that are more adventurous. Yalku Lagoon is right around the corner & Half Moon Bay can be viewed from the rooftop deck area. This home is one that you will dream about long after your vacation has ended & you will be counting down the days until you return. The owners are friends with many of the locals that live in the neighborhood, so don't be surprised to be stopped by some of them while they are walking their dogs & welcomed warmly - they recognize the golf cart with its distinguishable fabric seats that match the patio furniture! The owners are also animal lovers & help area rescue groups. :) Once you visit here, it becomes a part of you.

  • Review Submitted: 07-Jan-2016
  • Date of Stay: October 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We could not have described it better. And, it is ALWAYS a special treat to have you as our guest! - Lisa
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home was beautiful; service outstanding

  • 4 of 5

Akumel is a beautiful seaside village. The drive from Cancun to Akumel very easy. Staff at Konomi excellent. Be sure to ask for a home cooked meal; fantastic. Home met everyone's expectation; roomy, beautiful, outside area perfect.

  • Review Submitted: 14-Oct-2015
  • Date of Stay: December 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your review! We would love to have you back to visit, and remember, return guests get special deals... Enjoy the memories! Caribbean Fantasy, Inc. Lisa, Jill, Cate, Toni, Amanda and Michelle
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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday villa in Akumal, Yucatan / Mayan Riviera

Rental Basis:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
Low Season 2 2017
26 Nov 2017 - 16 Dec 2017
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £27 per night, per additional guest
Christmas Week 2017
17 Dec 2017 - 29 Dec 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £27 per night, per additional guest
New Years Week 2017/18
30 Dec 2017 - 5 Jan 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £27 per night, per additional guest
High Season 2018
6 Jan 2018 - 13 Apr 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £27 per night, per additional guest
Low Season 2018
14 Apr 2018 - 17 Nov 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £27 per night, per additional guest
Thanksgiving 2018
18 Nov 2018 - 25 Nov 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Low Season 2 2018
26 Nov 2018 - 17 Dec 2018
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £27 per night, per additional guest
Holiday Season 2018
18 Dec 2018 - 4 Jan 2019
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
High Season 2019
5 Jan 2019 - 26 Apr 2019
Changeover Day: Saturday
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £27 per night, per additional guest
Low Season 2019
27 Apr 2019 - 20 Dec 2019
Changeover Day: Saturday
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £27 per night, per additional guest
My Standard Rate
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £27 per night, per additional guest

Additional pricing information

Pet Fee £186.8

$100 on site cash deposit for use of golf cart if guests choose to use it. There will be an additional Guest Agreement Document sent which will include a Security Deposit, which will not be cashed unless there is damage. Final arrival documents can't be sent until this filled out and signed form is returned to us.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.
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