A restful place bringing the natural ambient feeling of well being and a laid back atmosphere into a cool sanctuary. The unit is well appointed with many unique amenities including surround sound stereo system, and satellite television. This condo also offers a Vonage phone for making free calls to the USA and Canada. Seven Seas #6 invites you to make yourself comfortable, relax and enjoy. The large wrap around terrace creates an outdoor living area, perfect for dozing off to the sound of gentle surf. There is nothing so relaxing.
General Layout: Seven Seas #6 is a second level condominiums located in South Akumal, just 2 miles south of Akumal proper. The main entry takes you to a bright and open main living area which includes a large ocean facing sitting area, well furnished with oversized rattan furnishings, dining area with seating for six, and the well equipped, very workable kitchen with breakfast bar. The main living area is also equipped with satellite television and surround sound stereo system for your enjoyment.
From the main living access the terrace via sliding glass doors. The view is unforgettable, looking out through coconut palms to a perfectly turquoise sea. The terrace is well furnished and very private, blurring the line between outdoor and indoor living spaces.
To either side of the living area is the master suite and guest bedroom. Both bedrooms are private, with ocean view, terrace access, AC, and private bath. There is also a queen size inflatable air bed available for US$25/night to accomodate a 5th guest.
The master suite is quite spacious with a large and comfortable sitting area of it's own. It is furnished with king bed and again, enjoys it's own ocean view and terrace access.
The guest bedroom is furnished with a king bed, which can be two single beds, as best suits your needs.
The Setting: Seven Seas enjoys large and private grounds. A large swimming pool is located on the beachside of the property. It is designed to be enjoyable by all and furnished with pool side table and chairs and chaise lounges. From the pool follow the path just a few steps to the sandy beach where you will find shade palapas, additional chaise lounges and a soft sandy beach, easy for swimming and snorkeling.
The snorkeling here is excellent and easily accessible for all skill levels. Three sea kayaks are also for guest to use. The bay here is well protected by an outer barrier reef keeping water calm and enjoyable for snorkeling, kayaking and other activities. Outdoor showers are also available for rinsing off when coming out of the ocean.
South Akumal is located less than five minutes from Akumal proper. It is an exclusive, safe, small gated community of privately owned beachfront villas. The beach is pure white sand often quoted as the best in the area. 24 hour security is present adding to your complete comfort and ability to relax. From South Akumal restaurants and other services are available to the north in Akumal or the south in Tulum.
NO SMOKING INSIDE VILLA
Additional amenities include: beach chairs, movie/video library, beach towels, games, stereo system with ipod docking, beach walking, exceptional views, 1 x 2 person kayak, beach, water park, services nearby in akumal, cd player, nearby grocery, cookware, tennis courts, nearby golf course, archaeological sites, exceptional sunrises, vontage phone line, deep sea fishing, hammocks, medical services nearby, theme park, wildlife viewing, water access, coffee maker, nearby atm, purified drinking water, lap top size safe, crib, utensils, 2 x one person kayaks, snorkeling, sight-seeing, craft shopping, scuba diving, walkway to water....Read more
Left on 04/25/2012 for a stay in April 2012 | A FlipKey verified reviewerReviewed Apr 25, 2012Stayed Apr 2012
Great condo right on the pristine white sandy beach with awesome snorkeling right out in front of the condo. #6 unit has a large wrap-around deck for lounging or dining, wi-fi, comfortable beds. Excellent housekeeping, managerial and grounds staff. Security gate attendant 24/7. Lots of fun things to do in the area including Myan ruins, Xcaret Park, Xplor, Hidden Worlds,Plya de Carmel, ferry to Cozumel. Good grocery store in Tulum and local market in akumal on Wed & Sat. Good dive shop and restaurants in akumal. Definitely want to have a car if you're staying at the Seven Sea's Condo to travel around to the sites. Driving was no problem. We did pruchase the Mexican auto insurance ($40/day plus the rental fee $161/wk, expensive but worth the peace of mind). We felt perfectly safe in this area of Mexico. Read more
Thank you so much for your nice comments about your stay at Seven Seas condo 6 and South Akumal beach. It is great to know that you explored the area and that you felt safe visiting among the Maya people. They are the true gem of the Yucatan. Thanks for the tips you have provided for future guests. Thank you also for staying with us. Your business is apprecaited. We do hope to see you again next year!
"Beautiful Condo, Wraparound Deck Overlooking the Ocean - Perfect"
Left on 03/26/2012 for a stay in March 2012 | The Wickham-DectersReviewed Mar 26, 2012Stayed Mar 2012
The Seven Seas Condo #6 is beautifully decorated, well laid out, and had everything we needed. The master bedroom, living room and 2nd bedroom all open up to a large, wrap-around deck that overlooks the pool and ocean. There is a lovely constant breeze. Miguel (the condo manager) gave us wonderful ideas for places to go and to eat, and was a pleasure to have on site. The condo was cleaned daily - a luxury to not have to worry about our beds, dishes, floors, etc. We were truly relaxed at the end of our vacation! Akumal in general is a perfect getaway if you like a quiet atmosphere away from Cancun/Playa del Carmen. We have already recommended Seven Seas Condo #6 to family and friends. Read more
Thank you so much for taking the time to share your thoughts about your vacation experience while staying at Seven Seas 6. It is wonderful that you felt South Akumal beach was a perfect getaway and that you were able to relax. We appreciate your recommendation to family and friends! We also appreciate your business. Thank you for staying with us. We hope to see you again next year!
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"Great Visit Unit 6"
Left on 04/08/2010 for a stay in February 2010 | A FlipKey verified reviewerReviewed Apr 8, 2010Stayed Feb 2010
The facility was great.
Terrific layout to the condo with large spacious rooms, outstanding porch overlooking the pool and beach. The manager and housekeeper couldn't have been nicer and took very good care of anything we asked. Nice sandy beach with lounges, pleasant pool for swiming because the beach has more coral than you can wade through. But good kayaking.
Extremely well appointed with furniture, linens and kitchen equipment.
Close to Akumal for restaurants and basic shopping, and a better swiming/snorkeling beach
The beach is quiet/uncrowded and very nice for a walk. Other guests were very cordial and pleasant company.
Excellent choice if you want quiet, privacy and security away from the "tourist traps".
Left on 04/07/2010 for a stay in March 2010 | janetReviewed Apr 7, 2010Stayed Mar 2010
Seems like the most desirable condo in the 7 unit, low key , beautifully kept complex. We loved the balcony deck, and ate many meals out there. It was a relaxing and attractive place- daily maid service was a plus--the only trouble we had was with the mysterious stove, which was difficult to light in the oven, and not all burners on top seems consistently operational.
The views, space, and sound of the ocean cannot be beat!
Left on 10/17/2009 for a stay in October 2009 | Paul S.Reviewed Oct 17, 2009Stayed Oct 2009
The location, weather, rental unit, staff were all outstanding. The locale is excellent for snorkeling and there are sufficient numbers of restaurants for evening meals when you decide not to cook in the unit. We would recommend this unit to anyone that is looking for a quiet get-away, far away from the big commercial resorts!!
Left on 01/22/2009 for a stay in January 2009 | A FlipKey verified reviewerReviewed Jan 22, 2009Stayed Jan 2009
You do not have permission to use my review. This was our second year in this unit. I know seven seas was closed in Sept. for repairs. No repairs or updating were evident in this unit. Towels a couple of days were quite "raggy." Overall fine - quiet beach is appreciated. We like Seven Seas, but may try a different unit.
Left on 01/20/2009 for a stay in January 2009 | A FlipKey verified reviewerReviewed Jan 20, 2009Stayed Jan 2009
We loved the manager, the condition of the property, the safety and beauty of the location, and the fact that we were close to Akumal and could walk there easily, but were away from the hubbub of it. The only negative of the location is the rockiness of the water entry. It is lovely to look at, and the condo is right on the sandy beach, but it is not a good place to walk into the water to swim, or to play in the surf. We drove to Tulum or Akumal for the kids to enjoy their lovely beaches. I would still recommend the property, and would stay there again myself, but other travelers should know that the water entry in front of the condo is not smooth sand, although the beach itself is pretty and sandy.
Left on 06/05/2008 for a stay in June 2008 | Dawn K.Reviewed Jun 5, 2008Stayed Jun 2008
Could not have been better!!! Way beyond expectations and the host, Miguel, is the best. We want to go back for Thanksgiving, money permitting. The beach is great for enjoying the sun and sand and awesome snorkeling right out your front door. It is not conducive to swimming or playing in waves. But, a nice change from the beach we stayed at the week prior. Snorkeling was awesome and the condo was spectacular, we had #6 and it was clearly the best one because of the huge deck right on the beach and the size. Best place we've stayed in 3 visits to Mexico.
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