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Casa del Sol An Akumal Classic! This is a large villa perfect for gathering friends and family!Private access to Casa del Sol from Yalku lagoonShade Palapa and foot bridge Casa del Sol enjoys a perfect marine nursery under the foot bridge that leads you to the lagoon. The bird watching is also excellent!ExteriorCasa del Sol garden viewExteriorSpacious grounds at Casa Del SolCasa del Sol Pool The swimming pool of Casa del So, just off of the outdoor kitchen and entertainment area.ExteriorCrystaline waters of Yalku Lagoonroof terrace with fab jungle views at Casa del Sol, AkumalExteriorBeautiful Yalku Lagoon. Superb for snorkelingsnorkelers enjoying the natural aquarium that is Yalku LagoonStreet view of Casa del Sol, AkumalView from the Roof View from tower looking out over the Casa del Sol and Akumal's Yal Ku Lagoon.Yal Ku Lagoon AkumalYal Ku Lagoon AkumalYal Ku Lagoon AkumalQueen Angel Fish Photo by Chris FFishes of Yal Ku Photo by Chris FNeedlefish Yal Ku Photo by Chris FSpotted Eagle Ray Yal Ku photo by Chris FClams Yal Ku - Photo by Chris FParrot Fish Phot by Chris FParrot Fish Photo by Chris FLoggerhead Photo by Chris FCasa Del Sol, Yalku Lagoon, North Akumal. Riviera Maya, MexicoInteriorCasa Del Sol, Yalku Lagoon, North Akumal. Riviera Maya, MexicoCasa Del Sol, Yalku Lagoon, North Akumal. Riviera Maya, MexicoCasa Del Sol, Yalku Lagoon, North Akumal. Riviera Maya, MexicoCasa Del Sol, Yalku Lagoon, North Akumal. Riviera Maya, MexicoCasa Del Sol, Yalku Lagoon, North Akumal. Riviera Maya, MexicoCasa Del Sol, Yalku Lagoon, North Akumal. Riviera Maya, MexicoCasa Del Sol, Yalku Lagoon, North Akumal. Riviera Maya, MexicoCasa Del Sol, Yalku Lagoon, North Akumal. Riviera Maya, MexicoCasa Del Sol, Yalku Lagoon, North Akumal. Riviera Maya, MexicoView from the tower bath. The view, looking out towards the lagoon from the tower bedroom bath.Tower Bedroom Deck and Bath From the tower bedroom you can access the deck and rooftop oberservation area.The tower bedroom bath entrance can be seen in this photo.Upper Deck View The view from the upper deck. Again, accessed via the tower bedroom. The unique eco bath can be see to the right.Casa Del Sol, Yalku Lagoon, North Akumal. Riviera Maya, MexicoCasa Del Sol Main Living AreaCasa del Sol MuralsCasa Del Sol, Yalku Lagoon, North Akumal. Riviera Maya, MexicoCasa Del Sol, Yalku Lagoon, North Akumal. Riviera Maya, MexicoCasa Del Sol, Yalku Lagoon, North Akumal. Riviera Maya, MexicoCasa Del Sol, Yalku Lagoon, North Akumal. Riviera Maya, MexicoCasa Del Sol, Yalku Lagoon, North Akumal. Riviera Maya, MexicoCasa Del Sol, Yalku Lagoon, North Akumal. Riviera Maya, MexicoCasa Del Sol, Yalku Lagoon, North Akumal. Riviera Maya, MexicoMain Level Outdoor Entertaining One of the best parts of Casa del Sol! The large outdoor entertainment area with full kitchen. From here you can access the pool and lagoon for great snorkeling.InteriorInteriorInterior

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Casa del Sol, an Akumal Landmark and one of my favorite houses, located along Akumal's Yal-Ku Lagoon. Casa del Sol is well known for its great location, right at the headwaters of Yal-Ku Lagoon, very private, and for its funky eclectic decor. Previously owned by the band The Grateful Dead, this house is perfect for large groups or families, and has hosted some big name celebrities in its time. Casa del Sol can be rented with up to five bedrooms and can sleep up to 14 people comfortably.

The outdoor kitchen and living area on the lagoon side of the property are great for entertaining and family get-togethers. Access to the lagoon is very easy, just down the garden path and across your own private bridge into the cool clear water of Yal-Ku where you can snorkel with the fish all day long. There is also a fabulous roof patio, half covered by a Palapa and half open to the sun and stars where you can sit surrounded by the ocean, the lagoon and the jungle. Casa del Sol is well known for the many unique and attractive murals painted throughout the house that highlight the area's Mayan History and Natural Beauty. This house is truly one of kind and lends itself very well to people just "hanging out" together and having a great time! Merily and Obideo, the caretakers, do an excellent job. They are very charming and will take excellent care of you. They are also available to prepare meals for an additional fee, which we highly recommend you try. They really do a great job.

Casa del Sol offers many amenities including a gorgeous swimming pool and a lagoon side palapa with plenty of hammocks and lounge chairs for snoozing away the afternoon. It also has a and newly built waterfall with it's own small dipping pool on the lagoon side of the property. The refreshing waterfall is a wonderful place to give yourself a water massage after a swim in the lagoon, and it's also great for kids to play in the dipping pool when the waterfall is switched off. Kids also love to play in the private purpose built sandy beach area down by the lagoon and palapa. There are outdoor showers for rinsing off after snorkeling and tanks for rinsing your gear. There is a TV/DVD/VCR/Satellite in the main living area. They have a ton of VCR movies and a few DVDs. Casa del Sol offers 5 bedrooms and will comfortably sleep 14 people. There are 2 bedrooms on the second level.

One room has 2 twin beds and 1 double, the other has 1 double and 1 single bed. Each bedroom has a private bathroom and air conditioning. The Master is on the third level with a king bed, desk, private bathroom, air conditioning and a private palapa covered patio. For additional sleeping, there is a casita downstairs with king bed, private bathroom, stove and sink, and air conditioning. There is also a tower bedroom with a double bed and a single futon, air conditioning and great views! There are also roof top-hammocks, shower and toilet. There is also a bathroom off of the main patio area.

Rates & Amenities

Casa del Sol, Weekly Rental Rates

Season2017 DATESRate
High Season 2017Jan 7 - Apr 21$3750
Mid Season 2017Apr 22 – Aug 18$3150
Low Season 2017Aug 19 – Nov 17$2750
High Season 2017Nov 18 – Dec 17$3750
Holiday Season 2017/18Dec 18 - Jan 6, 2018$7550
  1. Non-refundable US$40 damage waiver required.
  2. The rate is based on 8 guests. Max. Occupancy 14 guests. Please add $250/Adult over the base rate of 8 guests. Please add $150/Child 9 years old and under.
  3. Holiday reservations require a 7 night minimum. High Season min 7 nights stay, Mid and Low seasons min 5 nights stay, unless otherwise agreed.
  4. Rates are in US Dollars. Rates subject to change without notice.
  5. PET POLICY - PETS WELCOME! Please ask us about additional security deposit for pets.

CASA DEL SOL COOK SERVICES MENU

Living

  • Air conditioning in bedrooms
  • Beach Towels
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Concierge Staff
  • Guest Safe
  • Iron
  • Ironing Board
  • Laundry Service Available
  • Linens provided
  • Maid Service 6 Days Weekly

Outdoor

  • Balcony
  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Walking
  • Deep Sea Fishing
  • Garden Courtyard
  • Gas Grill
  • Off street parking for 3 cars
  • Outdoor Dining & Grill Area
  • Patio
  • Private Swimming Pool
  • Rooftop Terrace
  • Scuba Diving
  • Sight-Seeing
  • Snorkeling
  • Swimming
  • Terrace
  • Walkway to Water
  • Water Access
  • Waterfall
  • Wildlife Viewing

Geographic

  • Exceptional Sunsets
  • Exceptional Views
  • Near Beach

Business

  • Nearby ATM
  • Nearby Golf Course
  • Nearby Internet Cafe
  • Services Nearby in Akumal

Convenience

  • Area Fitness Center
  • Craft Shopping
  • Nearby Grocery
  • Restaurant w/in Walking Distance

Culture

  • Archaeological Sites

Kitchen

  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cookware
  • Full Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Kitchen
  • Oven
  • Paper Products
  • Purified Drinking Water
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Utensils

Entertainment

  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite Television
  • Television
  • WiFi

Family

  • Beach
  • Crib
  • High chair
  • Kids Games
  • Library
  • Theme Park
  • Water Park

Local Resources

The village of Akumal is well equipped with lots of local amenities, most of which are within walking distance of the majority of the properties. Akumal Proper encompasses Akumal Bay, Half Moon Bay, and the beautiful Yalku Lagoon area, and is about 1.5miles long from end to end.   Within Akumal Proper there are several excellent restaurants, 3 dive centers, a spa, a yoga studio, and an Ecological Center. There are several small boutiques and convenience stores throughout the village, and many more local amenities including internet cafe, laundry, and great local eateries in the Akumal Pueblo on the west side of the highway.  Here is a map of Akumal Proper to help you to orientate yourself. 

Here are some links to useful local area information:

Transportation - airport transfers and tours, rental cars, public transport, and more.

Groceries - Local stores and supermarkets, or why not have your groceries delivered!

Private Chef Services - don't want to cook? Hire a chef to prepare delicious local dishes for you and your group to enjoyl  Rates available per meal, day, and week.

Babysitting - Trustworthy local childcare

Weddings and Special Events - Thinking of celebration a special event?  Here is a list of trusted local professionals who will help you to create the perfect day!

Real Estate - Love the Riviera Maya so much, that you would like to your own piece of paradise here?  We can relate to that!  Check out properties that are for sale, and connect with our team to help you to make the perfect choice. 

Please click here for our Akumal Local Services directory  

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Age 18 and under.
5 Bedrooms
6 Bathrooms
Sleeps 14
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