Villa La Golondrina
Playa Del Carmen, Riviera Maya, Mexico
4 br, 4 ba (4 Ensuite), Pool
Housekeeper , Manager, Security
2 King Bed, 2 Queen Bed
50 meters to beach
35 mile to airport
1 mile to golf
1 mile to grocery store
1 mile to tennis
Air conditioned bedrooms, Baby crib, Barbecue, 6 Beach chairs, 10 Beach towels, Cable TV, CD player, Dryer, DVD player, Refrigerator, VCR, Washer, Wheelchair Accessible, Wireless Internet Access
Important Note: Please be advised that this property may be affected by the Seaweed Surge that is currently impacting many Caribbean destinations. Please ask your Villa Specialist for more information
True to the grand style of the best Mexican beach homes, Villa La Golondrina represents a successful marriage of colonial and modern architecture set in the soothing warmth and tropical splendor of the Caribbean. From golf to tennis and water sports, you will find no shortage of options around Playa Del Carmen. Enjoy coffee in the morning, margaritas all day and stargazing at night!
Villa La Golondrina, or “House of the Swallow,” opens onto a lush garden and pristine swimming pool shaded by tropical flora and tall palms. A popular gathering spot is the rooftop terrace where guests may enjoy warm sunny days and the magical evening hours. A barbeque sets the tone for alfresco dining. Ample lounging areas and hammocks ensure ultimate relaxation. Indoors, you will find a home entertainment system and Wi-Fi access. The villa is wheelchair accessible, and your reservation includes daily housekeeping.
From the sun baked Saltillo floors adorned with traditional Mexican tiles to the dramatic colonial kitchen, this villa has been lovingly designed as a modern appreciation of the classical Mexican hacienda. A striking example of Mexico’s finest craftsmanship is the Moorish brick dome, or boboda castellana, of the dining room and two of the bedrooms. The high ceilings and flowing spaces of the interiors, which open through French doors to the flowering garden outside, blend together to create a truly exotic Caribbean experience.
Four bedrooms accommodate from nine to eleven guests at Villa La Golondrina. The main floor bedrooms are beautifully appointed with fabrics and treasures from Mexico and Guatemala and include stunning bathrooms. The second floor master suite is a self-contained apartment with a small kitchen. It is connected to the main floor via an interior staircase opening to the sky. The suite offers a world of its own, a private romantic space in which one can totally unwind.
One of the most popular attractions in the Playa del Carmen area is Ek Balam. With several Mayan structures still intact, your tour is sure to reveal much interesting information about the history of the site. For a little more adventure, Parque Xplor offers a variety of activities from zip lines, to amphibious vehicles and cave exploration with a chance to cool off in the natural rivers. There is something for everyone in the Mayan Riviera!
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Bedroom / Bathroom Description Bedroom 1: Sleeps 2 on King Bed, Ceiling Fan, Air-Conditioning, Safe Bedroom 2: Sleeps 2 on King Bed, Ensuite Bathroom (Shower), TV, Ceiling Fan, Air-Conditioning, Walk- in closet, Balcony Bedroom 3: Sleeps 2 on Queen Bed, Ensuite Bathroom (Shower), Ceiling Fan, Air-Conditioning, Safe Bedroom 4: Sleeps 2 on Queen Bed, Ensuite Bathroom (Shower), Ceiling Fan, Air-Conditioning NOTE – Additional bedding includes pullout couch and air mattress. Baby equipment is available at an additional cost of $150 USD.
Features & Amenities
- Air conditioning - bedrooms only
- Fully Equipped Kitchen
- TV, DVD player, CD player
- Wireless Internet
- Washer / Dryer
- Wheelchair Accessible
- Toiletries included
- Beach Towels
- Free Telephone service to the US and Canada
- Freshwater Pool
- Pool Dimensions – 15' in length / 4½' in depth
- Beach Chairs / Beach Umbrellas available
- Outdoor Dining
- BBQ Gril
Staff & Services Included
- Daily Housekeeping
- Services available at additional costs
- Personal chef is available – inquire for more details
- Baby equipment available at $150 USD
- Maximum number of guests: 11
- There is an extra charge per person, exceeding 9 guests
- Weddings / events are accepted – inquire for details
- Security deposit required
- No smoking within villa
- No pets
- Rented weekend to weekend in high season
- More then 9 guests, there is an additional ~$75.00/per person
- Baby equipment is available at an additional cost
- Car hire is recommended
- Guests may also take a transfer to the villa
- Closest International Airport: Cancun (CUN)
- Tennis Court – ¼ mile
- Playacar Golf Course – ½ mile
- Nearest Beach – 50m from villa
- Grocery Store – 2 miles
- La Quinta Avenue – 15 minute walk
- Restaurant – 15 minute walk
- Cancun Airport – 35 miles
- Hospital – 3 miles
Additional Information Activities For more adventure, you may want to explore the Mayan archeological Ruins of Tulum, Chichen Itza and Coba or the nearby ecological water parks of Xel-Ha and Xcaret. diving, snorkeling, horseback riding, and jungle tours are also available. Or see a different view of the beach from a Jet Ski or Sea Kayak. Also nearby are the Xaman Ha Aviary and a championship golf course designed by Robert Von Hagge. Other nearby attractions in this area include: Golf, Sky Diving, Scuba Diving, Snorkeling, Boat rentals, Theme Park, Mayan Archelogical sites, Cavern Diving.