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Beautiful 3 Bedroom Caribbean Front Home

People8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Space 1,600 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

3 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 8 - Caribbean Front House.

Casa Vidrio de Mar (Sea Glass House) is a beautiful, relaxing oceanfront home on the Caribbean side of Isla Mujeres, Mexico. This friendly, safe and scenic five mile long island off the coast of Cancun, has preserved the beauty and charm of a Mexican fishing village.

Enjoy the turquoise hues of the Caribbean, a wonderful oceanfront pool and a sandy beach right outside your door. The rooftop palapa offers views of the sunrise over the Caribbean and sunsets over Cancun Bay.

Casa Vidrio de Mar is located right on the ocean just outside of town. It’s a short 15-minute walk or brief taxi ride to spectacular North Beach and the downtown area (Centro) with its great places to eat, shop and people watch. Hidalgo Street is the place for night life and a multitude restaurants. There is a new large Supermarket (Chedraui) a 10-minute walk from the house. The house is on the edge of the Colonia Metorologica, where you find lots of small shops and restaurants. The local bus stops right outside the house every 15 minutes or so. For 5 pesos (40 cents) you can get to North Beach, or have an entire tour of the island! We also have off street parking if you decide to rent a golf cart.

The beach in front of Casa Vidrio de Mar is a mixture of limestone, coral and white sand. It’s ideal for beach combing, sea glass hunting, exploring its tidal pools or just watching the Caribbean waves roll in.

During the months of July and August sea turtles lay their eggs on our beach and can be watched at night from the patio.

Between June and August you can have a once in a lifetime experience to swim with the 30 to 40 foot whale sharks during their migration. Isla Mujeres is a special place where the waters of the Caribbean and the Gulf of Mexico merge off the coast of this island and as many as 400 Whale Sharks visit during the peak of their feeding.

Our house manager can arrange for a personal chef, snorkeling, scuba diving, whale shark tours, trips to many area attractions and anything else you may need.

Casa Vidrio de Mar is affordable home, suited for family vacations, a getaway with friends, or a romantic escape.

More Details

Property Manager
Skip & Diane Bishop
Member since: 2014
Speaks English
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
17 October, 2017

Location

Car: not necessary

Dolphin Discovery, Tortugranja (Turtle Farm), Whale Shark tours

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Isla Mujeres in Isla Mujeres

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1600 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 15:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Beachfront
  • Oceanfront
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 7 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , Caribbean view, a/c
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed , a/c
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Large Double Bed , a/c
    Living Room - 1 Sofa bed/Futon , Queen sleeper sofa in living room with A/C
    Extra beds - 1 Queen AeroBed, 2 twin AeroBeds
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Television ...
  • Video Games ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Terrace
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Barbecue ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • marina
  • restaurants
  • ruins
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • swimming
Notes:
Weekly maid service included in rental.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(44 traveller reviews)

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Beautiful 3 Bedroom Caribbean Front Home
average rating of 4.909091 based on 44 reviews
McKinney, TX
5

A Magical Rental on a Magical Island

  • 5 of 5

We loved everything about our stay. The house was clean and well stocked with every kitchen gadget you could think of. The TV had both AppleTV and Chromecast ( wasn't listed in the welcome booklet but it was a nice bonus for us ). There was a great selection of movies and books. The house was located very central to the island and far away from any serious tourist travel. The small pool and patio was perfect for relaxing and the view out the back was amazing. On our last day we had to help rescue a large sea turtle that fell between some rocks. That was quite and experience. The neighbors were great and so very friendly. There wasn't anything we didn't love about our vacation and we're counting the days until we can come back.

If you are looking for a nice quiet getaway that's golf-cart distance close to the action you will not regret renting and staying here.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 2, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Beautiful!

  • 5 of 5

A very relaxing, beautiful place! Spacious, clean and charming! Love staying here!!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 30, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Perfect location!

  • 4 of 5

House was perfect location and well maintained. As many reviews noted, comfy beds, good water pressure, good a/c, plenty of purified water. No direct beach access from house but it's no big deal, just go out front door and walk around the side of the house and there you are! We put Netflix on a few times in the evening at the end of a busy day for our Grandson, but connection kept freezing up. No cleaning service available for a week stay - With sand in and out, it would have been nice to maybe have a cleaning once as there was not even a broom in the house available for us to sweep up. We took advantage of service available to have the house stocked with some groceries/alcohol before our arrival - it was money well spent. Bottom line: with the amazing views, hearing the waves and having the pool to dip in right on the beach, it was really pretty perfect. To top it off, we were there during nesting season for the turtles. They came every night we were there! It was truly amazing to see and all with a front row seat, right from our balcony!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 10, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Overland Park, KS
5

Beautiful Oceansid property

  • 5 of 5

We really enjoyed this beautiful and well maintained home. View fabulous. Service from Kate outstanding. The sea turtles laying eggs at night were a bonus

  • Review Submitted: Aug 5, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Amazing!

  • 5 of 5

The house was wonderful! Our trip was amazing! We couldn't have asked for anything more and we can't wait to come visit again!

  • Review Submitted: Jul 25, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Perfect home away from home!

  • 5 of 5

We spent a week at Casa Vidrio de Mar in May, 2017. It was perfect for our family! The house is beautiful, spacious and clean. The beds are comfortable, awesome sheets and pillows, and plenty of towels and beach towels. The kitchen is huge and was very well equipped. We loved the pool - perfect size for cooling off after sitting in the sun or spending the day at Playa Norte. The rooftop patio area was great for catching the beautiful island sunsets. The location is perfect too - close enough to walk almost anywhere, or a just a quick, inexpensive cab ride if you don't feel like walking. We had an issue with the outside gate lock, and someone was there to assist us within a few minutes. We highly recommend this place and we can't wait to come back for another stay!

  • Review Submitted: May 31, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Isla Mujeres, Yucatan / Mayan Riviera

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
USD
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Early Fall 2017
1 Sep 2017 - 31 Oct 2017
3 night minimum stay
£633
for 3 nights
From
£211
 
 
Late Fall 2017
1 Nov 2017 - 19 Dec 2017
4 night minimum stay
£898
for 4 nights
From
£225
 
 
Holiday
20 Dec 2017 - 3 Jan 2018
7 night minimum stay
£2,358
for 7 nights
£2,358
 
 
High 2018
4 Jan 2018 - 30 Apr 2018
4 night minimum stay
£1,060
for 4 nights
From
£265
 
 
Summer 2017
1 May 2018 - 31 Aug 2018
4 night minimum stay
£952
for 4 nights
From
£238
 
 
Early fall
1 Sep 2018 - 31 Oct 2018
3 night minimum stay
£633
for 3 nights
From
£211
 
 
Late fall
1 Nov 2018 - 21 Dec 2018
4 night minimum stay
£898
for 4 nights
From
£225
 
 
Holiday
22 Dec 2018 - 5 Jan 2019
7 night minimum stay
£2,358
for 7 nights
£2,358
 

Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £113.23
Tax Rate 19.0%

Rates are subject to change until the reservation is confirmed.

Reservation will be confirmed upon receipt of deposit and signed rental agreement.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.
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