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5 Bedroom Oceanfront Villa

Bedrooms 5
Space 3,500 sq ft
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 4 - 7 nights


About the property

Isla Vida...Come get a taste of the "Island Life"

This exceptional 5 bedroom, 4 bath villa provides breathtaking ocean views from every room.

Located on Punta Sur, the southern most tip of the island, Isla Vida affords you the privacy to get away from it all. Whether you love watching a peaceful sunrise from a private terrace or sharing a sunset with a group of friends, this is the place for you.

Begin your day with a freshly prepared poolside breakfast as you watch the local fishing and dive boats cut through the turquoise Caribbean waters. Enjoy the rest of your day relaxing in a hammock under the palapa or lounging in the shade of the palm trees while watching the waters of the infinity pool flow seamlessly into the sea. Later, as the sun sets and the day comes to an end, you can watch the distant lights of Cancun come to life.

This recently completed custom villa is designed to be opened up to let the outdoors in. Retractable floor to ceiling glass doors allow the tropical breezes to enter and carry with them the endless sound of ocean waves. You and your group will enjoy two spacious master suites and two guest suites, all with king sized beds. Each includes a spa like en suite bathroom with large walk in showers, mosaic tile, and Italian marble countertops. The exterior of the property includes a private gated entrance, tropical courtyard, an outdoor shower, multiple terraces, and abundant views.

If you choose to venture away from this luxury retreat, you can explore the small, quaint fishing island that translates to “Island of the Women”. The island is easily navigated on golf cart or by local taxis. It is known for it’s white sand beaches and unparalleled turquoise waters. It has won Trip Advisor’s travelers' choice award for top beaches in Mexico, Traveler and Leisure magazine nominated it in their World’s Best: Top Islands, and it was twice recommended by Islands Magazine as one of the world’s five best beach locations on which to live. Here you can enjoy year round fishing, scuba diving, and snorkeling. If you are more adventurous and traveling during the summer months, you also have the amazing opportunity to swim with the whale sharks.

So, pack your swimsuits and sandals and come experience the island life, the Isla Vida Way!

*A maximum of 8 adults are allowed when booking only the main house because the 5th bedroom is a bunk room that is primarily used for children. If there are children in your group the total number of guests can be 10. If your group has more than 8 adults the casita can be rented for an additional $200 per night and will accommodate 2 additional adults.

**Your rental fee will include a light cleaning and a freshly prepared breakfast Monday through Saturday (staff is off on Sundays and holidays). If you desire having other meals prepared, local chefs are available for catering services.

***Disclaimer: As beautiful as this house is, it is not kid friendly as you can see in the pictures. Please be advised that there is no fence around the pool, the staircase is open, and the house sits on a cliff.

More Details

Ryan Herrman
Member since: 2016
Speaks English, Spanish
Response time:
Within a day
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Calendar last updated:
21 August, 2018


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday villa in Isla Mujeres in Isla Mujeres Municipality

Property Type:
  • villa
  • Catering available
  • Breakfast - Included in Price
  • Lunch - Booking Possible
  • Dinner - Booking Possible
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 3500 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • Max. adults: 10
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25 ...
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed ...
  • Pets not allowed ...
  • Non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Oceanfront ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 8 people
  • 5 Bathrooms
  • North Master Suite - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    South Master Suite - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Junior Suite 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Junior Suite 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Casita - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Ensuite bathroom located in the casita
  • Each master suite has an ocean view and an oversized walk-in shower. The Junior suite shower has a skylight giving it amazing morning light. All bathrooms have walk-in showers and are equipped on demand hot water heaters, which provide endless hot water.
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • North Master Suite - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    South Master Suite - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Junior Suite 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Junior Suite 2 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Bunk Room - 2 Large Double Bed , Located off the South Master Suite
    Casita - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , The casita can be rented for an additional $200 per night
  • All suites are large with beautiful ocean views. Each suite has its own air conditioner, ceiling fan, wall safe and ample closet/drawer space. The north master suite has a private balcony, 15' ceilings and clearstory windows. *A maximum of 8 adults are allowed when booking only the main house because the 5th bedroom is a bunk room that is primarily used for children. If there are children in your group the total number of guests can be 10. If your group has more than 8 adults the casita can be rented for an additional $200 per night and will accommodate 2 additional adults.
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo ...
  • Television
  • Balcony
  • Terrace
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool
  • churches
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • marina
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • horse riding
  • photography
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Basketball Court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
Isla Vida has everything you will need for your island getaway. The house is equipped with wireless internet throughout and Dish Network satellite TV so you don't have to miss the game. A full breakfast including coffee, juice , fruit and rotating items such as omelets, french toast, bacon and eggs, etc. is included daily as well as light housecleaning (excluding Sundays and holidays). Catering, excursions, massage, transportation, bike/scooter/golf cart, and boat rentals are available for hire.


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(24 traveller reviews)

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average rating of 4.9583335 based on 24 reviews

Paradise Found!

  • 5 of 5

The property was fabulous and met all of our expectations and more; we were all family visiting Isla to celebrate my birthday!

The house was perfect for us, the layout was very nice; each guest had their privacy and also had abundant space for getting together; playing and swimming. We were all age groups and we all enjoyed the villa and the area so much. Beds were perfectly comfortable and all linens were nice. Breakfasts were plentiful and well served. We were able to go out on a fishing charter and three of us caught large tunas! Some of our guests also went swimming with whale sharks and had a great time. We also visited lots of shops and craftsman. Fell in love with a particular wood carving studio and made some purchases from some lovely people. We dined out every night except for one and found some delicious restaurants. We spent our last night at Olivia’s (Mediterranean) and it was a beautiful setting and the food was totally delicious. Two of us in the group have owned restaurants and my nephew has been a chef in New York so we have high expectations when we are dining. We ate in one night and of course had a great tuna fare grilled out on the grill at the house by our chef, I will certainly recommend this beautiful property and Isla to all of my friends. We also own homeaway properties so we are particular and we were extremely happy with our beautiful accommodations. All business transactions reserving the property were handled beautifully and warmly. We will probably be visiting this property again in the future!

Linda and Philip

  • Review Submitted: 09-Jul-2018
  • Date of Stay: July 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Franklin, TN

Property was perfect!! We had a delightful vacation and slept well even though weather was scary!

  • 5 of 5

House is beautiful and done to perfection. Love all the art work and the hand carved fish installation which was pretty fantastic!! Everything went smoothly and loved the incredible breakfasts prepared... what a treat to get us going. We loved watching the tropical storm from the master bedroom ...was quite moving with all the windows!! Son's wedding went swell and weather all cleared for the wedding and reception at Zama. Thank you for having us at your lovely home and the hospitality offered by your personnel was excellentl!!

  • Review Submitted: 02-Jul-2018
  • Date of Stay: June 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beautiful home and all the rooms were private!

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful time with our family! We will do it again! Staff everyone was great!

  • Review Submitted: 15-Apr-2018
  • Date of Stay: April 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Charleston, SC, USA

Excellent vacation at Villa Isla Vida

  • 5 of 5

Wonderful property in perhaps the best location on Isla. Very accommodating staff and the helpful recommendations by the owner and property manager were invaluable. Our party of six thoroughly enjoyed Isla Vida and its superlative setting.

  • Review Submitted: 24-Mar-2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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The Best Place on Punta Sur

  • 5 of 5

The most important thing to note is this house exceeds all expectations! There is no doubt that this is one of the best homes on the island…do not hesitate to book this amazing home! All of our group members said it was the best location they’ve ever stayed at on Isla! We will absolutely be back!

This is the last house before the Maya temple park which is located on the southern tip of the island. We rented golf carts for our entire stay which we had delivered and picked up at the house. We felt safe at all times. The bedrooms have comfortable beds & bedding and the house is immaculately clean. It’s like staying at your own private resort. The morning breakfast service is such a wonderful amenity—fresh made guacamole, salsa, eggs, fruit, pancakes. The fresh squeezed OJ was a highlight! We also ordered a private meal service for our first night at the house which allowed us to relax after a full day of travels.

The main level sliders tuck all the way into the walls so you get a fully unobstructed view to the pool. Opening the slider on the front side of the house allows for a perfect breeze all day. We only ran the air conditioners in the bedrooms. The upper level has a patio area which gives you views of the park, open ocean, and Cancun.

A few details about the house layout that might be helpful for those traveling as a group vs. family--

We had the opportunity to use the new pool casita—this is absolutely a perfect setting! It is steps from the main house—it has sliders on two sides so you wake up to a gorgeous view. The main level of the house has 2 bedrooms—one of which has a slider opening to the pool area. The second bedroom does not have a view to the pool area and its bathroom has double access from inside the bedroom and from the hallway.

There are 2 master bedrooms upstairs—one of which has an adjoining bedroom with the queen bunk beds. The two bed areas are separated by the bathroom. There is a separate door to close off the bunk room to the shared bathroom but no door to separate the master bedroom from the bathroom. This room is perfect especially if you have smaller children you want closer to you. There is a separate outdoor entrance to the bunk room as well—so you can leave the bunk room without disturbing those in the master bedroom area. Both master bedrooms open to a shared veranda space. One upper master has a television.

Thank you to Ryan and his staff for a very memorable vacation!!

  • Review Submitted: 02-Mar-2018
  • Date of Stay: February 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Amazing home and property !

  • 5 of 5

The home is more beautiful in person than the pictures. Stunning views at the south end of the island. The moment we arrived they arranged a golf cart for us to pick up right off the ferry. We met Sue the property manager upon arrival who walked us through the home and all its amenities (fresh flowers in many rooms). Each morning we had breakfast prepared for us and a quick cleaning. If you want to be pampered come to Isla Vida. Can't wait to come back.

  • Review Submitted: 18-Feb-2018
  • Date of Stay: February 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £781.3

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Rates do not include 19% lodging tax

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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