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The Rock House

view of house from pool
3 reviews
view of house from pool
Dining area looking out over ocean
front entrance with garage
open plan kitchen with breakfast bar
master bedroom with terrace
king bedroom-oceanfront
Half Moon Bay sunrise
kids' play area
yoga room
rooftop deck
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5 Bedrooms , 5 Bathrooms , Sleeps 10
Akumal, Yucatan Peninsula
Nestled on the shores of Half Moon Bay in Akumal among coconut trees, the Rock House combines unique indoor spaces with creative and verstile outdoor spaces. Besides the 5 bedrooms with king size beds and private bathrooms, there is a beautiful open plan kitchen, breakfast bar, and living room with panoramic views of the bay.

The pool is steps from the living room making it easy for friends to fully engage both inside and outside the house. 5.5 baths. Free internet, garage parking, kids' enclosed sandy play area, pool service, maid service, and smart tv.

Use the kayaks at Akumal Dive Adventures for free. Get 10% off at the restaurant next door -all benefits of staying at The Rock House!

There are plenty of places to relax and enjoy the views: the infinity pool overlooks the ocean, the rooftop deck, the crow's nest and the mas...
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About the Owner, Heidi C
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 85 %
Response Time: Within a day
Calendar Updated: 8 days ago
Listed since : Oct 2009
Overall rating: 4.5 / 5.0
Based on 119 reviews and 4 properties
Interaction with guests
Our reception desk staff is on duty daily from 8 am to 8 pm. They are located in the reception office for Del Sol Beachfront Properties. Please check in with the staff in order to get the key to the house and ask any questions about the house you might have.
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New Mexico
Level 2 Contributor
5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
Reviewed 2 April 2018 for a stay in March 2018

What an amazing place! Right on Half Moon Bay with it's fabulous snorkeling, two doors down from the Buena Vista Restaurant, and everything you need in one house. The pool was gorgeous, the kitchen fully equipped, the bathrooms and bedrooms spacious. The main room which is open to the kitchen was a wonder - all wood floors and high ceilings,...

Management response:

Thank you for your review! We are so glad you enjoyed The Rock House. It really is a relaxing layout with a casual feel. We hope you can come again and stay longer next time.


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Kill Devil Hills, North Carolina
Level 4 Contributor
36 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 December 2017 for a stay in December 2017
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The house was very nice ac worked great and the pool was great , the 2 kids love the pool and Little Rock cave they could swim under . I’m going to start with the cons just to get them out of the way . But remember I gave this house a 5 star so these are not deal breakers...

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We are glad you enjoyed your stay at The Rock House. It helps us to hear candid reviews about the property and the surrounding areas, and we greatly appreciate your taking the time to write. Many thanks!


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Chicago, Illinois
Level 5 Contributor
58 reviews
50 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 March 2017 for a stay in February 2017
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5 of us stayed here for 5 nights in feb. this place is unbelievable-- the pictures don't even do it justice. right on the beach and next door to some of the finest ceviche you'll eat( la buena vida). beautiful common spaces with cool decor. wonderful Ana came daily to tidy up. beautiful pool and yard area, also a rooftop...

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We are so glad to hear you had a fantastic stay the The Rock House! Looking forward to seeing you again.


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  • Air Conditioning
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Cooker
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (10)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • En Suite Rooms (4)
  • Freezer
  • Garage
  • Gym
  • Half Baths (1)
  • Internet Access
  • King Beds:(5)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (10)
  • Microwave
  • Ocean Views
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Private Garden
  • Private Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
Parties and events are strictly prohibited at The Rock House.
Quiet time from 10 pm to 8 am nightly.
No loud music and outside noise please.
    1 Half bath
    4 Attached (ensuite)
    5 Super Kings
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  • Damage Deposit: $720 / stay - Deposit
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About the neighbourhood
Akumal is a small community with sandy white beaches, swaying palms, sun, surf, and a feeling of paradise. This gem of the Caribbean has 3 beautiful bays—Half Moon Bay, greater Akumal bay and Aventuras Akumal Bay—for snorkeling, tropical reefs for scuba diving, beautiful Yal-ku Lagoon with its calm clear waters for more snorkeling, and a world class beach at Akumal Bay. There are also many services in Akumal including: restaurants, gift shops, dive shops, grocery stores, fun beach bars at the Lol-ha and La Buena Vida, and much more
Getting around
Akumal is great for walking and biking. There are plenty of restaurants and shops within a 15 minute walking distance from the property. A car is convenient if you wish to take day trips to other towns or to see the ruins.
Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: CUN: 110.0 km

Exit the Cancun Airport and keep to your right. You will approach Highway 307.
Follow signs South toward CHETUMAL.
Akumal is an hour + drive (60 miles/ 95 kilometers) from the airport.
There are gas stations along the way at Puerto Morelos, Playa del Carmen, and Puerto Aventuras.

As you approach the Akumal exit you will pass under a pedestrian bridge. The entrance for Akumal will be immediately on your left. The highway median will not allow you to turn there. You must continue straight on the highway for about 100 meters to the first 'RETORNO' (break in the median for a U turn).
Carefully make a U turn and go back to the Akumal entrance.

Turn right and drive down the Akumal access road and conti
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 0.0 km.
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