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Penthouse in the heart of Playa del Carmen

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Overview
2 bedrooms
3 bathrooms
6 guests
Minimum stay varies
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Kin Maya is an attractive, comfortable penthouse apartment in the very heart of Playa de Carmen; a short stroll away from spectacular 'Mamitas' Beach and popular 5th. Avenue; it is the perfect getaway to relax sunbathing with a tropical drink in our private splash pool, read your favorite book in the roof-top solarium, or take on the many activities Playa del Carmen has to offer. Located 40 minutes from Cancun's International Airport and just steps from major supermarkets, shops, banks, social spots, beautiful beaches, and of course Playa's superb night life, Kin Maya offers everything you need to feel right at home in a first class, well looked-after property. Kin Maya is set in a gated condominium complex conveniently situated in a quite neighbourhood for a relaxing vacation yet close ...Kin Maya is an attractive, comfortable penthouse apartment in the very heart of Playa de Carmen; a short stroll away from spectacular 'Mamitas' Beach and popular 5th. Avenue; it is the perfect getaway to relax sunbathing with a tropical drink in our private splash pool, read your favorite book in the roof-top solarium, or take on the many activities Playa del Carmen has to offer. Located 40 minutes from Cancun's International Airport and just steps from major supermarkets, shops, banks, social spots, beautiful beaches, and of course Playa's superb night life, Kin Maya offers everything you need to feel right at home in a first class, well looked-after property. Kin Maya is set in a gated condominium complex conveniently situated in a quite neighbourhood for a relaxing vacation yet close to everything so you don't miss on anything; gorgeous beaches, restaurants, public transportation, shops of all types, and services are within walking distance; fully furnished and equipped, It features 2 Bedrooms, 3 Bathrooms, Laundry Room with washer and dryer, Front Terrace, Private Roof-Top Solarium with splash pool, large main condo Pool, luscious Gardens, and Ample Parking. Whether you are vacationing or just getting away from it all, Kin. Maya is an affordable alternative to the conventional hotel room. Kin Maya accommodates comfortably a maximum of 6 (Six) guest. Pets are not allowed. Kin Maya amenities include: **Dedicated high speed wireless Internet. **High Definition Cable TV. **Free pre-paid local cell phone for guest use. **Complementary long distance calls to the US, Canada, and Europe. **Guest Computer and WiFi Printer. **Air-Conditioning in every room and celling fans throughout. **Laundry room with washer and dryer. **Roof-Top Solarium with full bathroom, outside shower and splash pool. **Convenient Electric BBQ so no need of gas or charcoal. **Private parking stall right at the gate of the complex. **Security 24/7. We also provide airport transfers * One Way: Up to 6 Guests plus Luggage - $85.00 USD * Round Trip: Up to 6 Guests plus Luggage - $150.00 USD Type of Service: “Private” (Not Shared) - Fully Licensed and Insured. Type of Vehicle: Seven (7) Passenger Van. Price Includes: Up to 6 guests traveling together plus their luggage. Form of Payment: Cash only - US Dollars or it's equivalent in local currency. Payment Terms: Payment is due on arrival. Please Note: We urge you to consider getting your airport transfers with us for the following reasons: * We know our service provider for years, know who he is. *He speaks full English, and provides a courteous, reasonably priced service. *He will not get lost or be wandering for hours trying to find the property. *He is in constant contact with Rick, the property owner, letting him know where he is. *You will receive a formal service confirmation via email directly from Kin Maya. The MAIN BEDROOM is fitted with a King Size bed, the SECOND BEDROOM is fitted with 2 Double Beds; both rooms have LED TV's and Safety Box. The KITCHEN features a Granite countertop and eating bar, is fully equipped with every electrical appliance needed, including dishes, pots, pans, cutlery and utensils. The LEAVING ROOM and DINNING-ROOM next to the terrace overlooking the main pool and yard, are equipped with modern furniture and fittings and LED TV. The ROOF-TOP SOLARIUM is Private and fitted with patio furniture including Table and Chairs, Pool Beads, BBQ; Shaded Area, Full Bathroom with a handy Outside Shower, and a Splash Pool. The Main POOL is surrounded by an ample garden and tropical plants. Kin Maya guests may request the penthouse be stocked with essential groceries and their beverage of choice, your host will be pleased to take care of this and any other request so everything is ready and waiting for you upon arrival. On arrival your host will be there to welcome you and your party, introduce you to the various property features, hand over keys, and ensure all arrangements are made and details are handle so you can enjoy your holiday as planed. Kin Maya guests are provided a pre-paid local cell phone for use throughout their stay, guests could feel free to use this phone to make tour reservations, call friends in the local area or contact host while visiting ruins or enjoying the sun at the beach. Getting to Kin Maya from Cancun's International Airport is easy and economical riding the ADO bus, it is only 14 dollars per person and runs every 40 minutes; first bus departs 9:45 and last bus 23:15; The bus leaves from terminal 2, International flights arrive in terminal 3 so guests can easily walk to the ADO bus ticketing office on their own and save themselves some Money. In Playa del Carmen, the bus drop off is at the main ADO bus terminal, take a taxi from there to the property, it only cost 5 dollars. Cancelation terms: If guest cancels, any money they have paid can not be refunded and will result in their deposit being forfeited. More
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About the Owner
Rick F
Languages spoken:English, Spanish
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:February 2014
Interaction with guests
Host will be at hand at all times, just a text message or phone call away. On your arrival the host will meet you at the property to welcome you, provide details on the property's various features and hand over keys. On your departure the host will be there shortly before your departure to thank you and receive the property back from you. During your stay; The host / Owner will be visiting the property with the maids once a week and when ever guests may need him. Also, the host will be at the property when any maintenance may need to done, guests will be duly informed in advance. The Host / Owner is also available by phone 24/7; his phone number and contact info will be provided at check-in.
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Reviewed November 26, 2018

We have done quite a few private rentals now and we have to say that Rick is the absolute best host we have ever had the pleasure of dealing with!! His history in the hospitality sector definitely shows. He greets you at the condo and...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank beloro
Expedition523513, VR Owner at Penthouse in the heart of Playa del Carmen, responded to this reviewResponded December 1, 2018

Betty, Cameron; Many, many thanks; your comments are reassuring and sincerely appreciated, I'm glad you enjoyed your stay and found the condo up to your expectations. Have a great Christmas season and hopefully I will lucky enough to have you back in the no too...More

Reviewed May 3, 2018

Where do I start? I came here with my cousins to celebrate my birthday April 2018. Not only was the property BEAUTIFUL, but Rick's hospitality is incredible. As soon as we walked in the door we felt like we were at home. Everything from the...More

Date of stay: April 2018
Thank Mistee C
Management response:Responded May 4, 2018

Mistee; Whaoo!... Many, many thanks for those kind and reassuring words. It was a sheer pleasure having you and your cousins. I'll definitely look forward to the opportunity of hosting you in the no to distant future. Warm regards, Rick Fernández Kin Maya

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Reviewed March 31, 2018

This was our first experience using a rental vacation property and we were so pleased to find it was all that was promised and more. Rick is an excellent host and all the extras he provides makes this a five star property. It is very...More

Date of stay: January 2018
Thank Meander723322
Management response:Responded April 10, 2018

Al, Glenda; Many, many thanks for the kind comments; it was a pleasure catering to you and look forward to your visit next year. Warm regards, Rick Fernandez Kin Maya

Reviewed January 14, 2018

The apartment is super, very clean and spacious. Rick was perfect host and we really appreciated the attention to detail throughout the apartment. Loved the private roof terrace for relaxing and the private pool is an added bonus! Location was great, less than 10 minutes...More

Date of stay: December 2017
1  Thank Rosemary F
Management response:Responded January 17, 2018

Rosemary, Conor; Thank you once again for your kind comments, happy to know you enjoyed the property, it sure was a great pleasure having you at Kin Maya and look forward to the opportunity of having you back in the no to distant future. Regards,...More

Reviewed January 8, 2018

Rick - Thank-you! Condo has everything you could want and more! Rick was so accommodating and so easy to deal with. Condo was very well stocked with many handy things. Well furnished and the bed (only used the master bdr) was extremely comfortable! Welcome package...More

Date of stay: December 2017
Thank Sundai H
Management response:Responded January 10, 2018

Sundai, Doug; So rewarding to know your enjoyed the property and your stay at Kin Maya was pleasant, it was a pleasure having the opportunity to cater to you. Many, Many thanks for your wonderful comments. I sincerely look forward to having you back in...More

Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Suitable For Children Under 5
Refrigerator
Washer
Safe
Outdoor Dining Area
Air Conditioning
Towels Provided
Paper Towels Provided
Private Garden
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Cycling Trips
A Winter Sun Getaway
Ceiling Fans
Hairdryer
Water Park Nearby
Shared Garden
City Getaway
Linens Provided
Secure Parking
Internet Access
Toaster
Telephone
Cooker
Grill
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
Fishing Nearby
Local Guides/Maps
Blender
Dryer
Freezer
Cable/satellite TV
Soap/Shampoo Provided
Iron
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Hiking Trips
Good Nightlife
Microwave
Balcony
Private Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
Wi-Fi
Kettle
Watersports Nearby
Terrace
Patio
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About the neighbourhood
Kin Maya is set in a centrically located neighborhood just off of Constituyentes and 30th. Ave. in a quiet residential area right downtown Playa del Carmen. Take a leisurely walk along 5th. Ave. checking arts and crafts in the many shops or just stop for lunch and a cool tropical drink in one of the sidewalk cafes, restaurants or bars. Easily walk to 'Mamitas' beach or any of the other gorgeous beaches along the water front. 'Mega Comercial Mexicana' one of Mexico's leading supermarkets is virtually across from the complex, just half a block; only two blocks from Walmart and steps from all type of shops, restaurants, banks and of course Playa's unique Night Life. A car is not needed as everything is within walking distance including transportation to visit the various sites. Getting t...
Getting around
Commuting around Playa del Carmen is easy and inexpensive; there are plenty of shuttles to move around town, the local shuttle costs $10.00 pesos, about 50 cents US. The easiest and most convenient way is by taxi; a taxi from the property to the beach or anywhere around town center is $80.00 pesos or about $16.00 USD. If you wish to go to Puerto Morelos, Cancun or Tulum at night or during the day there are air condition Shuttles leaving every 15 min. Cost $2 dollars one way and they drop you off right Downtown Puerto Morelos, Cancun or Tulum. Last Shuttle from Cancun to Playa del Carmen Midnight. There are other bus companies that run all night in case you want to stay out later than 12:00 pm.
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