Slip off your flip flops and kick up your feet! Enjoy more open space and privacy in a casita rental versus a typical hotel room or resort. The traditional living space of Casita Paraiso has creative energy that allows you total relaxation and flow to make you feel right at home. The casa is fully furnished with everything you’ll need and more.
We want to share the feeling of the Mexican culture during your stay at Casita Paraiso. Our décor is inspired by the traditions and colors of the region. Comfortable living area with high ceilings, lovely tile floor with cool touch to the feet, cozy sectional sofa, glass top dining table and nice wooden chairs. We have a flat panel HDTV and DVD player, however we do not have network television. Not much need for TV when you’re in paradise! If you have a laptop that you travel with, you’ll be happy to know that we provide complimentary high-speed broadband internet. There’s Wifi at some of our favorite restaurants like Turtle Bay Cafe and La Cueva del Pescador in Akumal,and Teetotum in Tulum. If you choose to leave your laptop at home, there are internet cafes in nearby Chemuyil pueblo and most everywhere these days – even in the small Mayan villages out near Coba! Crank up some music with our Bose iPod docking station and your iPOD. Enjoy your own playlists on a nice sound system. Books and board games are also available for those relaxed evenings that you stay in. We also have guide books and maps for your use while exploring the area. For your complete comfort there are ceiling fans and A/C throughout, each room individually controlled for the best comfort levels.
Enjoy dreamy, restful sleep in the master bedroom on a quality, comfortable king-sized mattress with luxurious linens. Built-in closet organizer with lots of space. Handcrafted in beautiful wood, the headboard is slightly reclined with lots of pillows for perfect lounging and reading in bed. Also handcrafted from local hardwood is the wall vanity and beautiful large tin-punched mirror framed in Talavera tile. This allows guests more space for getting ready to go out for the day or evening.
Guest bedroom has two twins or easily push the them together and create a king-sized bed. Additional king bedding provided upon request. High thread count linens and quality mattresses along with the daily activities in paradise create the perfect recipe for a heavenly night’s sleep. Ample closet space and built in wall vanity. Tommy Bahama fabric curtains gently float as the sea breeze blows through all of the jalousie windows. We also have available for your use an ironing board, a Weight Watchers bath scale and a blow dryer.
Wake up at your leisure to your own fresh pot of coffee. Dine in and free yourself from too many choices, expensive room service or vending machines. Enjoy relaxing meals at our glass top dining table with limestone base made by Mayan stone cutters in Dzitya near Merida or dine al fresco on the patio.
Well equipped kitchen with new appliances, cookware, assorted local glassware and dishes, small appliances – coffee maker, grinder, electric juicer, electric griddle, crockpot, blender. Purified water provided. Everything you need to whip up your favorite Mexican dishes and beverages. Visit the local produce stands, bakeries, tortilleria for fresh tortillas, meat markets (carneceria) and local fisherman (pescador) for all of the freshest foods of the region. You can even arrange a cooking class from one our local Mayan neighbors in the pueblo who will teach you to shop and cook in Mexico.
Private & secure patio area where you can lay in a hammock, a place to hang dry clothes and towels and even an outdoor shower area. Enjoy dining al fresco and the outdoor kitchen counter where you can prepare your food on beautiful handcrafted Mexican tile. There’s a stainless steel gas grill, a charcoal BBQ if you prefer (however the coals in Mexico are very different and hard to light), tiki torches filled with citronella for those muggy buggy summer evenings, a lovely handcrafted picnic table and plenty of chairs for lounging. Have your coffee and breakfast in the morning in the shade. Relax while watching the hummingbirds visit the bouganvillea as you lie in the hammock listening to the sounds of the jungle birds. Pure pleasure!
His and hers Jaguars for taking a spin around the neighborhood, a ride to the beach or over to the village for a few essentials. Throw the backpack chairs over your shoulders – they even come with a built in cooler! We have a matching Tommy Bahama umbrella, an Eddie Bauer sunshade, large 5-day Igloo cooler, medium sized soft cooler, 2 adult size boogie boards and swim noodles. For kids, there’s a great sand bucket and sandcastle making toys and 2 styrofoam kick boards. 4 nice, large beach towels also provided so that you don’t have to pack them!