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1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 3
Akumal, Yucatan Peninsula

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Robnkrisk...
Greenville, South Carolina
Level 4 Contributor
26 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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“If you love the sound of crashing waves, this is your place!”
Reviewed 7 September 2017 for a stay in August 2017
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This place was amazing! First off- the best view EVER! You need a car to get around. We rented from Cancun airport, Easyway rental- they picked us up from the airport- drove to our rental place and we were off. Easy Breezy. We had great directions for the drive and it was easy. Be careful of the topes (speed bumps) and watch your speed- it changes radically, always stay in the slow lane. Police know you are in a rental because of the color of your plates, however we were never pulled over or had any trouble whatsoever. (During our stay we even drove at night from Chichen Itsa and got to Akumal around 11pm. but honestly I don't advise any night travel). Anyway, we got to the rental and it was very clean, (nice sheets btw- not cheap) bed was comfortable. Excellent air conditioner and room fans. Adequate plates, silverware, towels, coffee pot, pans etc. I went to sleep and woke up to the sounds of crashing waves. You have a gorgeous view from the living room and the bedroom of the ocean crashing on the rocks below. There are just rocks below - no sand beach, but you can walk a short distance to a nearby beach and also look for turtle nest on you walk. Great place!! One of the best parts was meeting JP. He was the caretaker and was excellent, professional, and really went above and beyond. He speaks English well and even arranged a private tour for us of a nearby cenote. He picked us up and drove us to it and he was extremely knowledgeable and so much fun. He even sent us pictures he took of our tour. Amazing person!!! Next, there are 2 great restaurants within walking distance....La Buena Vida .. a very cool place on the ocean with swings at the bar, a tree house and some of the best food ever. We ate breakfast there six times and were never disappointed- and food was very inexpensive I think we spent less than 10 USD for 2 people for breakfast. We did also eat here one night and had a blast. The bar was hopping, great music, fun people, drank a few too many Zombies, but met lots of amazing people. The other place was La Lunita... it is just a few steps from the condo on the beach. We ate dinner there 3 times (get the Snapper) truly amazing. My favorite meals were there, but they are a little on the expensive side- but remember expensive for Mexico . I think it was about 25.00 with tip for two- with dinner and 4 Sols (Mexican beer). Also make sure you hit Akumal Beach. It is gorgeous, ignore people trying to sell you tours. The water is great for snorkeling- calm, beautiful and reefs are excellent. You can also rent life jackets, fins, masks etc. We brought our own masks and snorkels though. You will love this place... forget all the touristy spots..seriously this place is it!

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Management Response
11 Sep 2017
Kris, Your review will help many, many future guests!! Thank you very much for including the spectacular details of Yal Ku Cai 1E and all that Akumal has to offer! Every guest in Yal Ku Cai 1E loves their stay - so glad you did too! Each guest departs planing their return stay .... Caribbean Fantasy, Inc. looks forward to working with you again, we can't wait to have you return! Your Caribbean Fantasy, Inc Team Jill, Toni, Amanda, Michelle, Sibley and Lisa
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rogatlake
Akumal, Mexico
2 reviews
“breath in...breath out....relax...enjoy !”
Reviewed 27 March 2017 for a stay in February 2017

Yal Ku Cai on Half Moon Bay offers a quiet retreat from the craziness of Akumal Bay. The staff is amazing. Ocean waves lull us to sleep and Beautiful Sunrises are viewed each morning from our balcony.

Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Management Response
28 Mar 2017
Yal Ku Cai has good karma!

Thanks for the great review - we will look forward to having you return. This condo is the most popular with our long time return guests, and now you understand why!

Lisa
Caribbean Fantasy, Inc.
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Sil43
Rio Gallegos, Argentina
Level 2 Contributor
6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 May 2018 for a stay in May 2018
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Management Response
6 Jun 2018
Response:
¡Ha resumido perfectamente por qué a todos nuestros huéspedes les encanta alojarse aquí! Muchas gracias por su reserva, ¡esperamos que regrese para visitarla!

Response Translated:You perfectly summed up why all our guests love staying here! Thank you so much for your reservation, we hope you will return to visit!

Review Translated: Everything was excellent in the E1 study. We loved it!! It is highly recommended. The proximity to the Yul Ka Lagoon was a find. The staff was impeccable !!! Thank you!!
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