Start with the pluses:
The place is VAST; huge rooms and common areas. Really interesting layout, loads of privacy within the house. We were a large extended family group and never felt squeezed! Tons of windows and patio doors for excellent cross drafts, and there is an abundance of natural light.
Location was fabulous if you are looking for peace and quiet. YOU NEED A CAR! 10 minutes from Telchac with a couple of restaurants and small grocery stores, 25 minutes from Progreso with bigger chain stores and loads of dining options; if you are looking for something a little more isolated this is the place (at least in Winter; I gather it gets busier during Easter and Summer vacation season).
Beach was mixed; on the one hand you can walk 10 KM and not see a soul. Directly in front of property there is very little shoreline but a ton of open beach 2 minutes west or east. Unfortunately there is a lot of garbage on the beach; hand in hand with a more remote...