- 3 bedrooms
- 3 bathrooms
- Sleeps 6
Description from the owner
Isla Holbox is the 'UN-CANCUN'! NO High-Rise Hotels, NO CARS! Main source of transportation is Walking,. Biking, Renting a Golf Car.
Its like going back in time to lets say Key West, Isla Mujeres, or Cozumel in the 50's! Sit on your covered Patio's and watch the local Fishermen bringing in the days catch! Our Daily housekeeper/Maid will even help you prepare your very own 'CATCH OF THE DAY'! We say 'Isla Holbox' is where you come to 'RE-CHARGE' your Life's batteries!
Enjoy our AMAZING Tropical Shell Collection! & Amazing Art From Around the World!
Also our EXTENSIVE Library of Books & Magazines to fit every Curiosity!
Palapa Mansion Gulf Of Mexico Frontage Isla Holbox
Holbox Island, Yucatan-Mayan Riviera, Mexico
Additional Location Information
DIRECTLY on the Gulf Of Mexico on ISLA HOLBOX a tranquil island 7 miles out in the Gulf. Isla Holbox is 7 miles long x 1 Mile wide. Its a SLICE of Peaceful Paradise you need to Experience! NO CARS, NO ASPHALT Kinda like Ambergris Cay in Belize 25 Years ago! CASA CARACOL is a Prime Private residence directly on the front of the Gulf Of Mexico in the Center of Town! We're able to help you with private VIP Transfers from cancun Airport DIRECTLY to the front Door of CASA CARACOL in under 3 hours.
Take a Quik 20 minute trip to a hidden area on the mainland where Fresh Water 'Pours' out of the ground At a Ground Level Cenote called 'YALAHAU'. Which is how Holbox was Founded 160 Years ago! The Pirates would come here to Fill-Up with fresh water. They married some of the Mainland women & the Descendants of the 7 Original Families still live on Holbox. THEY, do not look Mexican! They have a 'Pirates Twinge' + they view everyone else as 'outsiders'! CRAZY but true.
Seriously, a refreshing dip in Yalahau COOL 68 degree water on a Hot summer day is an absolute MUST While visiting Holbox, as is another quik side trip in the same Bay area to the Towers on 'BIRD ISLAND'! Climb the towers to view the majestic birds here. Over 150 Different species here @ various times of the year...Its a MUST-DO! Yes we can arrange these quikie Day Trips For you to add to your UTTER ENJOYMENT on Isla Holbox!
Wanna go FISHING? We can help arrange Local Knowledgeable Captains. Guides & Boat for your Fishing Fantasies!
Fly Fishing? Some of the BEST SNOOK, TARPON & BABY TARPON fisheries are located close-by in the Mangrove areas. Try your hand @ Fishing 'Island Style' with HAND LINES where you'll find Grouper, Yellowtail, Striped Sea Bass, Hog Fish & more waiting for you! Bigger catches available OFF SHORE as well. We'll provide everything or bring your own 'Rods n Reels'.
You wont want to miss the 'Action' in the Central Town Square only 1 block away every night where the local families gather to gossip, catchup on the days news & where the kids Play Joyfully in the street UNMOLESTED by outside influences. Here you can watch the locals 'Shoot Some Hoops' on the basketball Court, Waunder around & enjoy some real homemade Tacos from the street vendors (SAFE) Enjoy a Yucatan Tradition @ Pollitos Marquesita Stand.....Marquesita is a freshly prepared crepe cooked over a real charcoal fire as Pollitos family has done since 1938! OR sit down @ one of Holbox's Great restaurants, Pizzarias (3) Enjoy The 'FRESHEST' Fish on the planet from the Gulf to your plate including LOBSTER & Much Much More @ Holbox's restaurants
Wauder through the quaint shops in the 'Centro' where many artisans create great 'One Of A Kind' items.Stop by the 2 Bakeries where there's FRESH Pastries Breads, & sweets to enjoy with your Morning Coffee on your Private Patio............YUP, you guessed it.......Overlooking the Golfo De Mexico.....Your Front Yard!
Exercise? Well start your day with a Tranquil Walk/job on the 7 mile long beach. Get Sweated? Take a Quik refreshing dip in the mineral rich waters where its SAFE For young & Old alike to SWIM SWIM SWIM. Pickup a few shells (Early morning is Best)
WOW! So much to do, & so little time!
Your week on Isla Holbox at Our Home CASA CARACOL will 'Fly By' so fast you'll truly regret having to leave to return to 'REALITY' Back home, BUT, You can always return as so many before you have done from around the world. ITS 'CONTAGIOUS'
You'll return to your REALITY Refreshed Renewed & Revitalized ..........Thats why we say CASA CARACOL is the Perfect place to 'RE-CHARGE' your Life's Batteries!
You Deserve this & more all at a very affordable price. Your BEST RENTAL buy on ISLA HOLBOX here at
More About This Location
Beach or lakeside relaxation, Warm winter getaways
Last updated on August 28, 2014
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- Cleaning fee | $75 per stay
- Damage deposit | $200
Additional notes from the owner
50% Deposit via Credit/Debitcard or PAYPAL @ reservation time Balance due 14 Days Prior to arrival.
- Towels Provided
- A/C or climate control
- Soap/Shampoo Provided
- Housekeeping Optional
- Linens Provided
- Alarm Clock
- Ceiling Fans
Phone / Internet
- Internet Access
- Ocean or water views
- Stove or Oven
- Paper Towels Provided
- Satellite or cable TV
- DVD Player
- Stereo or CD player
- Balcony or terrace
- Outdoor Dining Area
- Boat available
- Pet friendly - ask
- Smoking allowed - no
- Suitable for children - yes
- Suitable for the elderly - yes
- Wheelchair accessible - no
- 1800 square feet