Beach Home rental, Yucatan Mexico. Pool. 5 bdrms

This is the Villa.The yellow Pin is the location of the Villa Chicxulub Puerto and the Villa is on the coast North of Merida, (top left)Stan and Anie on the local beachSocialisingPenthouse bedroom, opens onto private sundeck with ocean view.Second floorPenthouse, King.Penthouse  and yours truly, STAN.PenthouseEn suite, King bed splittable as shown. 2nd levelKitchen and dining, 1st floorEntrance hall ,1st levelPenthouseWe have coconutsView from PenthouseEntrance hall.  1st floor.Local MAYAN siteNearby MAYAN site- Dzibilchaltun
Chicxulub Puerto, Yucatan, Mexico


Bedrooms: 5
Bathrooms: 6
Sleeps 10
Per night $199
Per week $1,400
Type: Home
Description of the Chicxulub Puerto vacation home rental
Beach Villa Vacation rental, in Chicxulub Puerto, Yucatan Mexico. 5,500sf, 3 story, 5 Bedrooms ( 3 King and 2 Queen beds). 5.5 Bathrooms. Sleeps 10+. On site caretaker. The Villa is perfect for 2 or family or group vacation of ten or more.
Pool. 50 yards to Gulf beach. Quiet ambiance and palm trees
20 miles north of the historic capital city of MERIDA, 10 km east of PROGRESO. and just 35 minutes from MERIDA’s International Airport (MID).
We are close to several MAYAN archaeological sites. DZIBILCHALTUN twenty minutes, XCAMBO 30km, CHICHEN ITZA is a two hour drive.

The Villa is tiled, tastefully furnished, with far more space, amenities, and privacy than any hotel and is just 50 yards from the beach.
Situated in a quiet community of local’s summer vacation homes, in laid back CHICXULUB PUERTO, a peaceful fishing village on the GULF of MEXICO.
Swim when and how you want to in our private POOL.
Private terraces for relaxing and dining under brilliant stars. No city lights.
Enjoy the beach, coconut palms, ocean views, stars, spectacular sunrises and sunsets.
Peaceful and safe, with just a few lone beach walkers and fishermen most of the year.

Housekeeping staff on the premises will be happy to cook and clean for you if requested.
Laundry facilities. Air conditioning on all floors.
There are supermarkets in nearby PROGRESO, a 5 minute drive. There you will also find restaurants, local markets and bakeries.

When you're ready to book, a Rental Agreement will be forwarded along with Directions.
We are ready to help you plan for a wonderful vacation.
If we can assist you with advice or answer questions, please do not hesitate to ask.
We look forward to welcoming you as our guests.
Utilities, towels and linens supplied
You need only a toothbrush.

It is a “turnkey” home, please treat it as you would yours.
So, enjoy this splendid beach home with it’s therapeutic saline swimming pool or walk the beach just 50 yards away, with cooling sea breezes during the day and warm caressing evening breezes.
The good life is here to be enjoyed, coffee with an ocean view from the terrace in the early morning warm sunshine will bring on that 'good life' feeling.
Harvest coconuts from several palms on site.
There are four terraces for just relaxing or outside dining under brilliant stars.

More information can be found on the Internet. Search for web page "CastilloNicte-Ha".
Airport shuttle and guides available.

Many Mayan archaeological sites nearby. Guided tours to authentic Mayan villages and to historic Mayan sites can be arranged.

If you've had a tiring day and your fill of fun and touring, you will appreciate the quiet luxury of this Villa at the beach.
Enjoy a glass of wine, beer or cocktails and watch the beautiful sunsets or relax in a hammock and enjoy the pool.

Sounds of the ocean will lull you to sleep through the screened patio doors and windows.

Cruise ships stop in nearby Progreso twice a week.
Lots of Spanish and Mayan historical sites in Yucatan, with good highways to get about. You’ll find a wealth of opportunities to visit a wide choice of interesting historical MAYAN attractions.

Airport shuttle or guide available.
Forty minutes to MERIDA’s international airport (MID).
Four hour drive from CANCUN, with hourly coach service 24/7.
Plenty of parking on and off site.
A car is recommended.
Public transit within 200 yards of the villa. 8 minutes to supermarkets.
Available all year round.
Experience peace, tranquility and Yucatecan hospitality .

Visit the historic capital city of Merida, with its charm, restaurants, night clubs and shopping.

The moderate beach climate and clean ocean breezes, make AC unnecessary, but the Villa has it if needed.

Villa “CastilloNicte-Ha”, is a wonderful place to practice "Relaxing 101".

A large number of US, Canadians, and expatriates from chilly northern States and Canada, "winter" here for months in this sub tropical and friendly climate.

The Villa is 35 minutes from Merida Int’l airport (MID).

Anie Gardner

Area Info
If it is your first time in this area of colorful Mexico, let us know, Maybe we can help or advise you with your trip.
Want to visit the ruins or just relax at the beach?
You will find locals are very friendly polite and hospitable. You will find the Mayans and locals always smiling and happy to help. You will notice a feeling of being welcome and safe among the local people.

The Villa is close to several Mayan archaeological sites. Dzibilchaltun twenty minutes, Xcambo 30km, CHICHEN ITZA is a two hour drive.
Nearby Progreso (10km) has a nice sea front esplanade and restaurants that provide food service to shaded tables right on the beach.
Ron, the owner of Casa de Fara restaurant on the beach in Chicxulub, is very accommodating and will provide a delightful menu to suit your tastes. Teusday, all the ribs you can eat for 200 pesos.

“Must-do’s” in Yucatan.
(Click “Yucatantoday” on the Internet for a wealth of advice and up to date info.)

Banana boating in Progreso. Water park, Go Karting in Merida. Boat excursions to fresh water jungle springs nearby. Canoe trips through the jungle to fresh water springs.

Whale Shark season on Isla Holbox is from May 15th until September 15th. Isla Holbox, 3 hour drive, named by the Mexican government as the only port that can offer trips to swim with the whale sharks. Guides have been trained to give tours that are as safe for the whale sharks as they are for their human visitors.

In Merida, take a tour with Carnavalito bus tour at 10 am, 1 pm, 4 pm, or 7 pm from Santa Lucia Park, or the Turibus red double-decker tour bus that stops every two hours at the Plaza Grande. October to March you can take a tour of Mérida's homes and gardens every Wednesday.

Don’t miss the Ruta Puuc, a perfect day trip. Begin with the Lol Tun caves, and end with the new Light and Sound show in Uxmal.
Visit Sotuta de Peón for a full tour of a live hacienda that produces sisal rope from catcus fiber.
Taste many Yucatecan gastronomic delights, including Panuchos, Sopa de Lima, and Poc Chuc. But if you only have time for ONE meal in Yucatán, it would have to be Cochinita Pibil, the pit-roasted pork sandwich.

Visit Cuzamá to get the feel of three different types of cenotes, (swimmable underground cavern lakes), a wonderful adventure and a Magical experience. If you see a sign "Cenote", stop. Pay a small fee, enter an under ground cavern paradise. Sacred to the ancient Mayas, you will feel transported in time when you swim in one of these magnificent, under ground crystal-clear pools.
AND – to really see the people of Yucatán up close, visit any of the numerous colonial cities, towns, and Mayan pueblos scattered around the state: Izamal, Valladolid, Ticul, Muna, and more.
The nearest local beach community, Progreso has 54,000 inhabitants. Many fishing villages with spacious beaches and plenty of fresh seafood.
What could be better than grilled fish and a cold beer ON the beach.

Visit Rio Legardos. Take a boat tour to see these magnificent bird colonies amid the mangroves, a unique tour that you will always remember.
Great bird watching all year long. Yucatan is subtropical.
Birds migrate to the warmer climates of Yucatan.

The Bullfight:
La Corrida, remains popular in Mérida, and Motul. Many temporary arenas are set up in smaller towns where would-be bull fighters practice in a carnival atmosphere, with live animals. Lots of excitement and fun.
Check this following site for Festivals and events:-
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Most of the theater concerts and events in Merida are free. Obtain tickets in person at the central theaters for all events. Yucatan's capital city, Merida, has an historic town center, with four theaters, many charming restaurants and outdoor dining.
A wonderful Cathedral, the oldest on the American mainland, is worth a visit in the huge main plaza where people congregate at night.
Many night clubs and activities, all within a few blocks.
The Mayan Museum and a wide variety of places to shop and dine, make this wonderful treasure of a city worth a visit.
Folklorico and other local exhibition dances take place every Monday evening at 9pm in Merida main plaza. Traffic diverted for these events.

A marina and fishing boat harbor is nearby, a photographers delight.
Colorful street vendors and markets.
Cruise ships visiting twice per week attracting local colorful artisans to
the beach area.
Progreso has the longest pier in the world, 7km.

A much slower pace of life is evident in Yucatan, which, combined with good food, clean air, beach breezes and great sunsets, can provide tranquility and relaxation. Venture forth but relax at the Villa at the beach. Very little traffic here.
Check out the Internet sites "YucatanToday" and "travelyucatan". They have lots of information about Yucatan.
Property Rates
Begins Ends Week
Weekly Monthly Min
Jan 01 2014 Dec 31 2016 $199 $199 $1,400 $2,900 3 nights
Check In: 3 p.m. Check Out: 12 a.m.
Lodging tax: 8
Deposits: PAYMENTS: PAYPAL preferred. 3% fee. BOOKING DEPOSIT:- 50%. REFUNDABLE SECURITY DEPOSIT: $200 Full payment required 60 days before arrival. REFUNDS: 100% refundable (less 10% cancellation fee), if canceled 90 days. 50% within 60 days. NONE within 30 days. CANCELLATIONS: Credits, alternate dates or transfers may be possible. Transfers may need a new booking contract. NOTE! Rates quoted are for the complete 5 suite Villa. $120/N is for a couple. $140/N is for 3 bedroom 2nd level
Payment Options: Visa, Money Order, Mastercard, Discover, Cashier's Check, American Express, Personal Check, PayPal
Other Fees: Monthly rentals pay electric utility. $50 cleaning fee, deducted from Security Deposit. That is IT, NO other fees.
Other Vacation Rental Amenities
Located 150 feet off the sandy beach. Beach shower. Spacious,comfortable and tastefully furnished. We provide all the comforts of a home, plus the pool, in a quiet, safe, beach area setting.
Parents can enjoy the villa shaded terraces, close enough to supervise their children's pool activities.
One restaurant Casa de Fara on the beach in Chicxulub, is very accommodating and will provide a delightful menu to suit your tastes. Teusday, all the ribs you can eat for 200 pesos.
Vegetarians are welcome there.
There are WELCOME folders and local information for our guests in the Villa.
Contact the owners for more information.
Owner Supplied Testimonials

Buena Noche,
Just a few words to let you know how much we had enjoyed your Castillo.
We have appreciated the space we had with the family. We used the second floor, while the family with the 2 children (Martin, Nancy, Maxym & Mégane, used the 1st floor, and my daughter, Marie-Soleil, with the baby, Loumi, used the ground floor.
I personally loved the wood carved furniture. How exotic !
Everyone loved the swimming pool the children, even the 2 years old one, we took sometimes, up to 4 dips a day !
The big guys enjoyed the hammock and, you were right, the baby loved it.
We went on the beach every day but seldom swim since it was very windy.
Martha and Lucio were very nice and we found them very gentle and helpful when we needed their services, even though it was hard to communicate. All the toys we had for the children we left for the little girl Lisa.
We have been a bit around: Of course, Mérida two times, which is very nice; we took a city tour and had lunch at Amoro and dinner at Poncho.
We went to Celestun by ourselves, Martin rented a car since they needed it as well to go back to Cancun to take the plane back to Montreal. We had a good guide who showed us the flamingos and other bird species, mangrove and a fresh spring. We went through also a couple of typical Yucatan villages. I was really amazed to see all these direct descendants from the Maya. Their artisanal is very colorful ; unhappily we are at the beginning of the trip and I cannot overload my suitcase but the girls bought some nice pieces.
We had a fresh swim at Samula cenote towards Motul and had lunch at Telchac Puerto.

There would be a lot more to talk about but most importantly is thank you for that exchange, we would recommend your place anytime.
We send you attached a photo souvenir.

Yolande and Roch (from Quebec 4/1/12 to 4/15/12)

Your house is really beautiful though and everything was great! Some of the things we did were:
Celestun, Merida (spent a night), San Ignacia cenote, the three cenotes where you go on the horse
ride (very cool!) Uxmal pyramids and checked out Progreso pretty good
(but it was very quiet) and the nearby areas Coco Beach, etc.
Thanks so much again, Stan & Annie!
From all of us!
Jayne and Wes, see you soon!

Hi Stan: No problem. I think we read about it in the Yucatan today. It was such a unique
experience, you should recommend it to anyone who comes to your place. It was in Cuzuma. A
bit of a drive but fine nevertheless. It's best to get there early in the day, as we had to wait quite a
while for a horse cart. The driver takes you on a 4 person cart on these railway tracks led by the
horse for about 7km. You visit 3 very diff. cenotes and can stay as long as you want at each stop.
Your driver works for you. It is a bit hazardous for elderly. Go at your own risk for sure. It's
fantastic though. Really, really unique. Crazy how they found them even. It's way out in the bush.

Definately a highlight.
Thanks Stan,

WE are so happy! 4/17/11
Your place is absolutely wonderful, everything is perfect, and I am in love with George Jr.(haha).
We went dancing last night in Progresso with the locals until 2, music was à Cumbia-ish, but they
had their own style and taught us!
I was clearly the only blue eyed one in the place, and Paul is 6'-4, but they were so friendly.
Thank you!!!!!

Hi Stan, 4/28/11
Well, we had the most amazing time. Your place was a joy, and I did 40 laps in the pool almost
everyday. There was just so much to do. We enjoyed Merida at night, and also Progresso. We
loved the "Yucatan beach " club and also Celestun with amazing ceviche, as a respite from
climbing over amazing pyramids in the mid day sun.
The only thing not back to normal is our stomachs, but they should recover soon as we got the
antibiotics yesterday. No we never drank any water, we are just gringos... but it was all worth it.
Also , embarrassingly, my husband lost the little paper they give you when you arrive, so they
would not let us leave Merida on Easter Sunday, as there was apparently no one available to do
the paperwork. We drove to Cancun in a rental car, and 23 hours later ( and $600 ) we were
home, guess that "learned" him. Seeing the Cancun airport reinforced just how lucky we were to
be at your place.
Thank you for a most cherished vacation that we would never have had with out you.

What we were looking for on our most recent trip to Mexico was peace and quiet, without any rumbling trucks, honking horns, or Activities Directors shouting "Volleyball in 5 minutes." And we found it - in spades - in the
penthouse at Castillo Nicte Ha, in Chicxulub, Yucatan.

For anyone who prefers "off the beaten path" accommodation, in its most agreeable and relaxing sense, we thoroughly recommend the Castillo Nicte Ha.
Thanks to Anie and Stan for their thoughtful hospitality and Marta and Lucio for on-site assistance.

We are back home. We came back with great souvenirs from our trip. You Castillo es magnifico!
It was like on the pictures. We were a little bit scared at the beginning but we will recommend your place without a doubt. Lucio and Martha were very nice and Licia is beautiful. We cuddle her a lot.
Thank you so much, it was a great experience. We are looking to buy a house in Mexico, we visited, but nothing as beautiful as yours.

Beautiful house. Thank you for making it so comfortable for our group


What a lovely place.

A pool will make this place just perfect. ( Note by owner, A pool was completed in Jan 07)

A most comfortable and spacious house. All handcrafted carved furnishings.

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