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Paradise & Palm trees ~ Luxurious home with private pool & endless sunsets

Bedrooms 3
Separate WC's1
Space 4,000 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 4 - 5 nights


About the property

4,000 Sq. Ft. Of Living Space ~ Exclusive Area~ 3 Bdrm. & 3.5 Bath

Casa Mar Azul ~ 'Where the land ends and the Caribbean begins'.. hidden away on Punta Sur (South Point) is our spacious luxurious three bedroom and three and a half bath residence located in the very desirable area of the island.

Isla Mujeres - the 'Island of Women' is where you will enjoy sparkling clear, warm azure waters, beautiful white sandy beaches, gentle tropical breezes, spectacular views, ancient Mayan ruins and modern conveniences that is only a 15 minute ferry ride from Cancun - but worlds apart. Once a sleepy fishing village, Isla Mujeres has been “discovered” by tourists, but still maintains much of its small-town charm and laid-back attitude.

Welcome to Casa Mar Azul ~ "where your private paradise awaits.."

Casa Mar Azul is a brand new luxurious custom home that is located in a very desirable area of Isla Mujeres - Punta Sur is a (South Point) very exclusive, serene & upscale area on the island. Our home is surrounded by the Caribbean Ocean on 3 sides and located next to Garrafon National Park & Garrafon De Castilla Beach Club .. which is located literally right out front of our home. Perfect for a large family or as a holiday retreat, Casa Mar Azul is ideally positioned to enjoy the proximity to beaches, bars and restaurants.

Our home features a beautiful infinity edge pool with constantly color changing LED lighting and a tempered glass around the edge for added safety..The pool creates a mirage of all the shades of dazzling & vibrant hues of the "Caribbean blues". Casa Mar Azul is a very expansive living room and dining area with 'one-of-a-kind' custom built furnishings throughout our home.. and you can't beat the majestic sunsets from rooftop 'sky bar' and Jacuzzi. Our living & dining area that allows you to 'bring the outside - inside' with glass doors that will fully open up completely to allow you to feel the tropical breezes coming off the ocean. We have a full size outdoor grill for you to use as well. Travertine flooring throughout home with fully equipped deluxe kitchen, natural granite counter tops, Complimentary international phone line for you and your guests to use during your stay to keep in touch with loved ones, Dish satellite TV (with US channels), High speed WiFi internet throughout our home as well as a WiFi network booster, so no matter where you are in our home there will always be a strong signal. Ceiling fans are installed in every room, and split air conditioning units in all rooms that will cool down VERY quickly..

Our home offer three very spacious Master suites. The 1st bedroom is located on the main level of the house and it has a King platform bed with luxurious bedding, walk in closet with en suite large bathroom with walk-in shower. On the 2nd level of the home you will find the beautiful Master suite that offers King size bed, 'floor-to-ceiling' windows overlooking the Caribbean Ocean & nearby Cancun, oversized luxurious full bathroom and lots of room in the closet and the 3rd Bedroom with two Queen beds, walk-in closet, and full bathroom bathroom with large shower. Each bedroom has a large private full bathroom with walk-in showers and marble vanity tops. Second level bedrooms have walk-out balconies/terraces overlooking the Caribbean.

All bedroom suites have private terraces and en suite spa bathrooms.

Up one more level and you will reach the HUGE rooftop that has a Jacuzzi and custom tiled 'Sky-Bar' with sink..perfect for entertaining friends & family. Views from the roof are truly SPECTACULAR, and the BEST on the island..

More Details

Ashley Wilkens
Member since: 2007
Speaks English
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
21 March, 2018

About Ashley Wilkens

Todd & I are blessed with 4 kids (I can't call them children anymore) Our love for Isla Mujeres back in 2003 when we decided to take a spur-of-the-moment day trip to Isla from Cancun… like the majority of people have do. It took us over an hour to get to Isla via a small fishing boat back then.. now it is only a quick 20 minute ferry ride on a fancy boat now.. but you feel like you are in a totally different world from the hustle & bustle of Cancun.. YIKES! Little did we know the impact that Isla Mujeres would have on us! I remember the feeling I had when I first stepped off the boat the very 1st trip to the island...it's so hard to "explain" to people what Isla is like.. but there is something very special and magical about Isla that has stolen my heart for over 15 years & still have that feeling every time that I arrive on the island. Our family fell in love with the calm, crystal clear warm Caribbean beaches, LOVE the simplicity of the island in general & daily island living (slip into "manana mode", the local isleños are so welcoming every time I see them, wonderful community & family values, enjoying traditional Mexican dishes & the freshest seafood you will ever put in your mouth, and it's so safe (it's like it's very own country... away from Mexico's bad reputation) The island has a huge Navy base on the island & I am down there all the time without my husband (he still has his job in the states) & I have NEVER EVER felt unsafe.. I actually feel safer in Isla than here in the states.

We were married in Isla Mujeres on August 1, 2004, which is exactly 1 year from our casual day trip that would affect & change our lives forever. We had a beautiful sunset beach wedding ceremony at Zoetry Villa Rolandi Hotel with a traditional mariachi band & lots of tequila. We come home to Isla many times each year & have made some truly wonderful friends as well.. We hope you enjoy the island and our home as much as we do! KEEP IT SIMPLE ~ Life is way to short not to ~

Ashley Wilkens purchased this house in 2014

Why Ashley Wilkens chose Isla Mujeres

We were driving around the island on one of our recent trips & and noticed that Casa Mar Azul was available for purchase.. we really liked the location of our home, privacy and it's in the best location on the island..(but there isn't a 'bad' location in Isla Mujeres tho)..we toured the home and immediately fell in love with the spectacular views that can be seen from every room in the house.. and in my personal opinion..offers the most spectacular sunsets from the rooftop on the whole island..Our thoughts..'Here we go again.. buying 'another' slice of paradise...' Life is good and we are truly blessed to own this beautiful home and be able to share with others when we are not on the island..

What makes this house unique

You truly feel 'away from it all' and our home is the ultimate place to relax, renew and return home rejuvenated.

And always tell yourself to 'Always live like you are on vacation'

Guestbook comments from the owner


Ashley I just want to thank you for taking the time to answer all my questions and for giving us advice on our wedding plans. You were right about Juliette from Papillon Weddings; she did a phenomenal job in making our wedding day stress free.

We felt that we had the best of both worlds on Isla Mujeres staying at your properties. Casa Paraiso was dynamic rough seas with rock crops and amazing views in every direction on every floor. We also saw many cruise ships. Then moving to Casa Mar Azul for our wedding and honeymoon with a totally different view, calm waters overlooking the piers and beautiful lights of Cancun was sure a wonderful treat.

We arrived at Casa Mar Azul from Casa Paraiso at 12 noon December 8th and were married at 4:00 on the roof top of this magnificent home. It was more than we could have dreamed of. We were literally on top of the world.

We rented a golf cart for the duration of our trip and it was money well spent. We toured the island at our leisure, stopping at all the hotspots. It sure was nice to go back to our private Casas to have a siesta away from the hustle and bustle of the busy downtown core and relax with drinks around the pool.

It was an unforgettable experience and we are very grateful for your hospitality.

We made many friends and will be sure to return very soon.

Thanks for Everything,

Jon and Christine Mack
Dec 2014
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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Isla Mujeres in Isla Mujeres Municipality

Property Type:
  • house
  • Catering available
  • Breakfast - Booking Possible
  • Lunch - Booking Possible
  • Dinner - Booking Possible
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 4000 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 15:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 10 ...
  • Max. adults: 8
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25 ...
  • Children welcome ...
  • Smoking allowed ...
  • Reservations cancelled 60 days or more prior to your arrival date, we will refund your deposit less 25% service fee.
  • If cancelled less than 59 days prior to arrival, we don't offer a refund, but are more than happy to rebook within a year from original travel dates.
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Beachfront ...
  • city centre ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • Oceanfront
  • rural ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Oversized walk-in shower featuring Yucatan natural stone.
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Walk-in shower featuring beautiful Yucatan natural stone
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Walk-in shower featuring beautiful Yucatan natural stone
    Bathroom 4 - Toilet
  • 3 Full Bathrooms & 1 Half Bath ALL of the bathrooms in the house are VERY large..including the 1/2 bathroom downstairs. The house is equipped with a water pressure pump that insures great water pressure in your shower! Always a big bonus in Mexico!
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , 'floor-to-ceiling' on 3 sides with views of Caribbean Ocean
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , Large bedroom with views of the Caribbean Ocean
    Bedroom 2 - 2 Large Double Bed , Oversized bedroom with terrrace overlooking ocean
  • 3 Bedrooms - Sleeps 10/12 Each bedroom offers en suite spa bathrooms and king bedrooms have access to balcony/terrace overlooking beautiful Caribbean ocean. Luxurious bedding and all bedrooms offer very spacious closets & each has a safe installed for all your valuables.
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Library ...
  • Balcony ...
  • Boat ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue ...
  • Water Sports Gear
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
  • Private Pool ...
Onsite Services:
  • Concierge
  • Massage
  • Private Chef
  • Staff
  • bay
  • botanical garden
  • caves
  • churches
  • laundrette - not serviced
  • duty free shops
  • festivals
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • reefs
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • synagogues
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Basketball Court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
Daily Housekeeping is included in rental rate, with the exception of Sundays and Holidays. Please let her know if you need anything washed/dried during your stay.. she is more than happy to do this for you. Please tip her accordingly.. it is greatly appreciated. We have a full time staff & offer optional concierge services which includes pre-stocking our home with groceries prior to your arrival, recommending personal chef and/or bartender, gourmet catering, , off shore fishing, scuba & snorkeling and much more...just ask.. I have also make a house information book for you to use as a reference in planning your days on the island.


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Paradise & Palm trees ~ Luxurious home with private pool & endless sunsets
average rating of 4.7166667 based on 61 reviews

Gorgeous views, quality home, perfect for family/couples getaway!

  • 5 of 5

Everything was fantastic! I will get right down to the important stuff you might want to help you decide on this home.

Views/Amazing Home/Top Notch Cleanliness/ A+ Location/Quiet side of island

Hospitality and Responsiveness of owner and staff/Stellar!!!

A housekeeper (Monica) comes daily to make beds and do desired laundry (INCLUDED IN PRICE, tips appreciated)...a FIRST for me in a rental home on VRBO.

It's important to know this home has a fair amount of steps (3 levels). NOT a problem, just something to consider. There is a master suite just off the main level that has only about 4 steps into the bedroom so this is an option for elderly travelers with knee problems. (I ONLY point this out because my dad was recovering from knee surgery) Photos convey.

There is a beach just below which has snorkeling, snacks, beverage service, bathrooms and lounge chairs with umbrellas. It doesn't get overpopulated and it's just about $4/day for access.

The house manager, Stacy, went above and beyond to make sure we had everything for our arrival and was easily accessible throughout the week.

Ashley (homeowner) answered all questions promptly and was super helpful with all requests.

This is a great home for families, as well as couples who want to get away from it all and enjoy the charm and beauty of this amazing island. And get out and eat the food, not a bad meal all week!! Can't say enough about the hospitality of all!

  • Review Submitted: 16-Mar-2017
  • Date of Stay: March 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Where can I begin to say Thank you so much for all the kind words on our home ~ that means so much to me. We are so happy to hear that you and your family had such a perfect vacation and that you loved staying in our home as well. We always strive to make your vacation as laid back and stress free as possible. Isla is such an amazing little island that captures your hearts from the initial moment you step off the ferry... It is a such a pleasure for me to share our home with families such as yours and I really enjoyed that you were able to discover and enjoy Isla Mujeres for your perfect beach getaway ~ we look forward to sharing our home with you again next year! Thank you so much again, Aimee.
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Spacious, clean, great location and view

  • 5 of 5

The house with everything we were looking for in our vacation. The pool was great for our small children that are not great swimmers. The beds were comfortable and every room was spacious. The only small space is the kitchen. We rented a golf course while we were there and were able to get around comfortably. We liked being away from the town center as it made it more peaceful. The only downside was that the food restaurant “the joint” has live music and can be heard (at times their talent was questionable). We tended to stream our own music if the music from the joint was not good. The house manager and housekeeper, Stacy and Claudia were awesome. Everything we asked for assistance was met with quick efficiency.

  • Review Submitted: 03-Mar-2018
  • Date of Stay: February 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Nerina and thank you so much for taking the time to write such a great review for our home.. I love the wonderful feedback. I always strive have you feel just like you are at home.. rather than “just a rental”, as this is our family residence and want you and your family to feel just like we do during your stay. I agree with you regarding the live music can be loud at times coming from The Joint.. but thankful it isn't frequent tho.. We would love to have you back for your next Isla trip..Thanks so much!
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Albion, Iowa

Beautiful view!

  • 5 of 5

Just heading back to reality after staying in this beautiful home! We spent days sitting in or around the wonderful pool just looking at the beautiful water and the Cancun skyline!

It was nice having maid service to provide clean towels and house keeping chores.

The house is in such a quiet location, we never heard any road noise. American TV and good WiFi were nice perks! We loved the house and hope to be able to stay again!

  • Review Submitted: 23-Feb-2018
  • Date of Stay: February 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nashville, TN

Killer views!

  • 4 of 5

We spent 4 nights in Casa Mar Azul with 4 couples. Plenty of space. We loved being across from The Joint as it was super easy to grab a drink or a quick bite. Monica, the house keeper, is fast and very sweet - don’t forget to leave her a tip before you depart!

  • Review Submitted: 07-Feb-2018
  • Date of Stay: February 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nice, needs TLC

  • 3 of 5

This property could use some improvements. Couple broken lawn chair, hot tub didn’t work, foliage along wall the pool wall was cut but never cleared up, one large stock pot, no sauce pots or large serving bowls, needs more silverware for larger groups. Sofa bed mattress was lumpy, put heavy sleepers there.

All in all we enjoyed out stay. Monica was wonderful!

  • Review Submitted: 03-Feb-2018
  • Date of Stay: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Lafayette, IN USA

Everything we expected, can't wait to return!

  • 5 of 5

Went to Isla on a fishing trip with 2 other couples. I found Ashley's home and it was perfect with 3 master suites. Plenty of space, the home was quiet and private on the opposite end of the island. We rented golf carts to get all around the island. It's the perfect way to see everything. This is my 4th time on Isla and I've always felt very safe. All the locals are wonderful. Lots of bars and little restaurants all over the island. Venture out go to the beaches, snorkel, fish, or do nothing and just relax. Isla used to be a hidden secret, now it's well known for true island life.

Ashley the owner answered all of our questions through text, email and over the phone. You can tell she respects her guests and wants you to enjoy your stay and have a great time. She was on the island while we were there and even stopped by one evening to say hello. Her assistant Stacy welcomed us on our way of arrival with fresh salsa, chips and guacamole. She took us through the property and gave us her cell phone if we needed anything during our stay. Monica the housekeeper cleaned each day and made the beds. This is a first for us renting through VRBO. It was included in the price, we just left a tip each day for the service.

As others have said there are lots of stairs to navigate the 3 floors of the house. The only disappointment that we had was the hot tub was not working. It would have been nice to relax in it up on the top deck while watching sunsets or listening to music.

If you're thinking of renting this property, you will not be disappointed. It has everything you need and the owner/staff are wonderful. We can't wait to return. Thanks for allowing us to share your home! Jay

  • Review Submitted: 28-Jan-2018
  • Date of Stay: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
20 Miles
Cancun International Airport
Nearest Barpub
The Joint - Raggae Bar & Restaurant - Great food!
Nearest Ferry
1 Miles
Isla Ferry - Puerto Juarez (GranPuerto)
Nearest Golf
10 Miles
Several TPC courses in nearby Cancun
Nearest Restaurant
0.1 Miles
The Joint.. Raggae Bar (family friendly) Delicious
Nearest Beach
A few steps away from our home
Car: not necessary

Casa Mar Azul is a new custom luxury home that is located in the very desirable & privileged location on the island ~ Punta Sur (South Point) which is tranquil, private, and very relaxing. Our home has picturesque views of the Caribbean Ocean & Cancun skyline.. Sit back with your favorite beverage while enjoy captivating sunsets as it sparkles like beautiful jewels sinking over the Caribbean Ocean. Casa Mar Azul is surrounded by crystal clear ocean waters on 3 sides and located next to Garrafon de Castilla Beach Club & just a short walk to Garrafon National Reef Park. Both places offers sandy white beaches, incredible snorkeling and wonderful staff waiting to see to your every need, your days at Playa Garrafón de Castilla will be truly memorable. Swim and snorkel with colorful tropical fishes and sea life and relax under a beach umbrella or swing and nap in a hammock while are served ice cold drinks and seafood snacks.

You'll find beautiful crafts and traditional Mexican clothing at our beach club store to take home to friends and family and our private gardens offer plenty of shade and beautiful tropical flowers.


Prices & Availability

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Additional pricing information

Pet Fee £144.42
Damage Deposit £361.05

In order to confirm your stay...we do require a 50% deposit upon booking and the remaining balance will be due 60 days from your arrival date.

If your arrival date is less than 60 days..we do require 100% payment due upon booking. Fees incurred for payments made via PayPal or any other payment method are the responsibility of the guests.

You will not be held responsible for normal wear of items in our home. We reserve the right to charge for extra cleaning if our home is not left in reasonable condition. PLEASE do NOT use self tanners, bronzers or henna tattoos and they do stain and ruin our outdoor lounger fabric, bedding, fabric that is on any furniture and towels.

We will charge $500.00 USD for any stains on previously mentioned items. We take this very seriously since this is our private residence.

Until confirmed with a deposit, rates and terms are subject to change without notice.
Daily housekeeping (except for Sundays & Holidays) is included in rental rate.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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