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Utmost Privacy Tulum

Bedrooms 1
Space 1,200 sq ft
Property type house
Minimum Stay 5 - 7 nights


About the property

House, 1 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, Sleeps 4

Private sandy beachfront ,Caribbean views from your bed. Home is located on the most gorgeous stretch of beach in the Mayan Riviera, Tulum, a Natural Reserve and fabulous eco-destination in Mexico's Caribbean. Heart of Quintana Roo's GOLDEN COASTLINE. One of the top Eco-destinations in the WORLD, this south section of Tulum is a Humankind Heritage Site by UNESCO designation.

Today... it is a preserved and protected area, from the rampant development of all-inclusive hotels and massive high rises in Cancun and along the Mayan Riviera.

Tulum is known for its beaches which are as wide as football fields, and longer than the eye can see. The powdery white sands and turquoise waters will take your breath away. The beach is dotted with ecological palapas and boutique hotels..charging anywhere from US 200 to 500 a night, for the privilege of no electricity..and unspoiled nature at its glory. There are large lagoons, miles of mangrove forests, abundant widlife.. cenotes and Mayan ruins. Due to no LIGHT POLLUTION. you can actually see quite a few constellations, when the stars come out at night.

Property is situated on 40 meters (135 feet) of private beach, on the south end of Tulum. The ocean is easily accessible, knee deep for quite a way in...perfect for kids and seniors alike.

Beaches in Tulum are clothing optional due to a strong European influence, so you can sunbathe and swim as u please. Venture into the property and you will see multi-colored birds, orchids, lizards & turtles that live in the area. To the south about 20 minutes is a stunning azure blue lagoon, teeming with hawks, manatees, fish and parrots. Exploring the lagoon you will find a river,(great for body surfing), and a small Mayan ruin, among gorgeous flowers,and coconut trees.

During turtle season, you can walk on the beach at night under the moonlight, and actually see huge hawkbills and green turtles coming up to shore to dig their nests and lay their eggs. This blessed event occurs annually, and the turtles return year after year to lay their eggs, exactly where they were born. There are no lights, allowed on the beach, and turtles cannot be touched or


We are conveniently located 10 minutes away from Tulum town, which has many restaurants, internet cafes, bakery, fruit markets, Supermarkets San Fransisco or Chedrau (a Whole foods wanna -be) and of course souvenir shopping!!!

If you are looking for exclusivity and privacy, in an unspoiled natural setting...close, yet far away from the crowds...this is the beach house for you.

Restaurants and bars are a 15 minute walk north, from our house. Little Star is completely fenced in.. for privacy and security alike. We can set up massges, yoga lessons, and diving activities. There is also a cook on hand.

If you really want to disconnect from the world, and enjoy each others company... thsi is the place for you. Just the sound of crashing waves.. and the call of wild herons break the glorious silence.

More Details

Daniel Romo
Member since: 2008
Speaks: english, french, spanish, portuguese, italian, Serbian
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
August 23, 2018

About Daniel Romo

Came here on vacation with mom, and fell in love. The rest is history. In such a romantic setting, it can happen to you.

Daniel Romo purchased this house in 2004

Why Daniel Romo chose Tulum

We bought Little Star because of its RAW beauty. When i first saw it, it took my breath away.

What makes this house unique

Privacy... u can roam around sans bathing suit..the way nature intended.

No one to see you.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Dear Dan & Vera

Even though it has been just 3 nights, we feel like we've been at Casa Estrellita forever ! The beautiful location, lovely home and private beach will remain in our memories forever. Thank you for the opportunity to experience a little piece of paradise ! Although we live on the other side of the world we really hope to see you again someday.
Jun 2015
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Tulum House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 1200 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 2:00 PM / Check-out: Noon
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • pets considered
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Beachfront ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • Oceanfront ...
  • Water View
  • Waterfront
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , Gorgeous hand painted tile...a burst of color!
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower , Hand painted Mexican tile... turquoise blue...
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Caribbean views even from your bed ! Spacious ... can add a twin bed for a child upstairs. There is a full sized futon downstairs.. comfy.
  • Books ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill
Onsite Services:
  • Massage
  • Private Chef
  • caves
  • churches
  • coin laundry
  • festivals
  • marina
  • nude beach
  • reefs
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • theme parks
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • photography
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • swimming
Casa is a newly built, Caribbean style 2 level home, with a full kitchen, 2 baths (hand painted Talavera tile touches throughout) and one bedroom, in a nice open floor plan. Futon is provided so 4 people can be comfortably accomodated. There is a private driveway inside the gate. There are outdoor terraces, and a 3rd floor rooftop deck perfect for stargazing, & watching the sunrises on the Caribbean Sea/ sunsets on the lagoon. there are many shady outdoor spots, where you can enjoy morning coffee, or a ice cold cerveza.The beach is ideal for total privacy...(running around in the buff!!) Home is solar powered, and eco-friendly.


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Utmost Privacy Tulum
average rating of 4.111111 based on 31 reviews

Interesting Property

  • 4 of 5

Vera and Dan have it dialed in pretty good.

Watch the sergassum seaweed report because it does affect beach access and water swimmability.

  • Submitted: Aug 15, 2018
  • Stayed: August 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Truly Mexico

  • 4 of 5

We had a great time at the property. It is as described. Very private ...very nice natural beach. We didn’t miss TV however Internet would be nice but we found a strong signal on the beach to catch up on emails and post Facebook pictures. Overall it was a great trip Beautiful weather and a true Mexican experience.

  • Submitted: Mar 29, 2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

This was our 2nd year staying here. It's amazing. Bring bug spray and buy some citronella candles on the way into town. Don't forget to feed Pluto! He's the sweetest pup in all of Mexico. We love Daniel and Thomas and Esther. They will take care of you if you take care of thew house. Thank you!!! Marty and Suzanne

  • Submitted: Mar 16, 2017
  • Stayed: February 2017
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: You guys are the most adorable honeymoon couple, and we hope you will spend your next honeymoon with us.We promise you fresh coconuts for breakfast. We will make sure there are citronella candles on hand. Pluto loves u, and misses you. Gracias verá y Dan
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Almost perfect!

  • 5 of 5

We loved our stay. If your looking for the stay on the deserted island this is it, yet it is close enough to restaurants in Tulum to go every night. I would love to stay longer, unfortunately work in the real world calls. The only slight negative was the seaweed; which has been a problem along the whole coast, not just here. I can't wait to go back!

  • Submitted: Mar 5, 2017
  • Stayed: February 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Seward, AK

Beautiful Location!

  • 4 of 5

The privacy and views of the water were both relaxing and beautiful. The sun was out every day I was there and the views of the sunset and stars from the rooftop deck were breath taking. Dan, one of the owners is an extremely nice and helpful man and I received a very warm welcome from him! The beach is very private and the water beautiful. If you come in October/November do bring bug spray as the mosquitos are quite bad.

  • Submitted: Nov 6, 2012
  • Stayed: October 2012
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
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Wakefield, R.I. USA

Property not as advertised.

  • 2 of 5

I’ll preface my review with some background on myself and my family. We have traveled many times to Tulum and the Yucatan area over the last 20+years. We always stay in remote, off the beaten track properties whenever we can find them and are used to not having "resort" like amenities. We know and appreciate the sensitive ecosystem that helps to make this area so unique and special. That said, it does not mean that you can't have a reasonably comfortable chair to sit in and read or a decent reading light to do it by. In at least 2 other reviews that we read we noticed complaints/comments about the mattress and fouton not being comfortable. In both cases the owner[s] replied that a new mattress for both the bed and fouton had recently been purchased. Alas, this was most definitely not the case. My wife woke up numerous times every evening and I, who can sleep on a floor, found myself stiff and sore almost every morning. About the fifth day into the trip the owner? Dan asked how things were[that being the first time we saw or heard from anyone] and after I commented on the beds not being very comfortable he asked me what type of mattresses I thought he should buy. Doesn't sound like a question from someone who recently replaced them. Although it really did not impact us that negatively[although no one would have been able to reach us had there been an emergency] the property is advertised as having internet. Again, not really the truth. On arrival we were told that maybe by standing in a certain section of the patio area OR in the street we might be able to use the internet. We attempted such on about the 4th day and no service was available. We tried again in case things were tempermental but again, no service. We will say that the beach is wonderful, although there was more garbage on the beach and also being washed up. This was especially true the first day or two we were there but obviously this is not any doing of the property owner. We did enjoy the 3rd floor viewing deck but again that could use some chairs that were a bit more comfortable. One was cracked and you could easily get your pants and/or skin pinched. My final and overall comment would be that for your money you could find something much nicer for less $$. Just plan well ahead and enjoy the unique beauty that the Tulum area has to offer.

  • Submitted: Apr 28, 2012
  • Stayed: March 2012
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: sorry for the inconvenience I wish you would've emailed us (I'm sending this message from the rooftop terrace) we could've moved you to another gorgeous 2 bedroom beach house. some people like soft matress, some like it harder (healthier ). we do have 24 hour electricity (solar )unlike most places on Tulum beach- who cut the lights at 10 pm or midnight at the latest (generator). comfy chairs we had in storage were brought in last week. thank God you liked the beach & 3rd floor Caribbean sunrise & lagoon sunset views, Vera
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Nearest Airport
76 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
15 Miles
Nearest Beach
0.02 Metres
your own beach
Car: recommended
Other Activities:

Top Thing to do in City:

* ocean swimming.

* body surfing.

* snorkeling.

* sunrise on Caribbean/sunsets on lagoon.

* turtle Sanctuary.

Top Thing to do in Budget:

* walks on the beach, for miles.

* watch sunset from rooftop terrace.

* star gazing from rooftop terrace.

* body surfing in front of house.

* tamale dinner for 90 cents in Tulum.

Top Thing to do in Family:

* snorkeling in cenote natural swimming pool by the arch.

* Tulum pyramids & swimming.

* Xelha lagoon snorkeling.

* Coba archaelogical site & bike rental.

* wild dolphins & lobster lunch in Punta Allen.

Stargazing, sunbathing, swimming, fishing, birdwatching, wildlife

viewing, relaxing....drinking cold

cervezas with lime. Siesta napping on hammocks.

Massage and yoga lessons available upon request.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $100

Absolutely NO Smoking in home. $300 fine. 1/2 payment due upon booking, 1/2 due 1 month before arrival.
Damage deposit 300.00
If your are arriving after 6pm, there is a 50.00 late check in fee due upon arrival.
Number of guests must be stated at time of booking. Additional last minute guest must be approved by owner, and additional charges will apply. Extra guest, 300/week.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Canceled bookings will not receive a refund