Top 15 Vacation Rentals With Chef In Mexico - Updated 2022


A gastronomical adventure awaits as you plan your trip to the beautiful country of Mexico. Prepare your belly for a vast array of mouthwatering Mexican dishes including tamales, elote, tostadas, and of course, the most popular Mexican food, tacos. Enjoy these dishes at restaurants like Pujol in Mexico city or Paramo, a hipster taqueria. If you don’t feel like going out or just want to spend the night at one of the country’s beautiful vacation rentals, we’ve got you covered. There are many accommodations with private chefs in Mexico. Sounds interesting and luxurious right? Experience how it feels like to be a “patron.” For a place to stay, check out the top vacation rentals with chef in Mexico.

1. Beachfront paradise with a private courtyard in Puerto Peñasco (from USD 650)

Enjoy the best of beachfront living without worrying about anything – especially not your mealtimes. Staying at Casa de Olé comes with the domestic services of a housekeeper-cum-chef. While you’re enjoying beach activities or checking out nearby attractions, she will shop, clean, and cook for you. You just have to reimburse her each day for the expenses.

The property is nestled in the gated, family-friendly community of Playa La Jolla just steps away from the sandy beach. It is tastefully decorated and equipped with modern comforts, including WiFi and air conditioning. The place also offers a flat-screen TV in the great room and outdoor seating on the circular patio. With a private courtyard and exceptional water views, this beach paradise is perfect for your Mexico getaway.

Luxury Beachfront home in Playa la Jolla (Encanto) on a quiet beach, with Private Chef!
Puerto Peñasco, BCS, MX
14 Guests 5 Bedrooms 5 Bathrooms

2. Modern oasis with a heated pool in La Paz (from USD 350)

Villa Estrella de Mar is an ideal spot for a relaxing getaway. The rental comes not only with van transportation services of Paraiso del Mar Resort but also a 5-minute ferry ride from Marina Cortez. To top it all off is the grocery and chef-meal service that can be availed upon request. Now, you can soak in the private heated pool or enjoy the private beach access for hours on end without worrying about preparing your meals or looking for a place to eat.

The place is suitable for reunions, wedding events, and other types of celebrations. It is fully furnished and complete with modern comforts. Air conditioning, WiFi, and a satellite TV are available in the rental. There is also a sundeck and a beachfront terrace with a wet bar and table, perfect for al fresco dining.

BEACHFRONT, PRIVATE POOL, GOLF, Concierge, Daily Maid and Chef-Meal Services at Paraiso del Mar
98 reviews  Wifi Available
villa 12 Guests 4 Bedrooms 5 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 12
Minimum Nights: 0
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 60 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
if the pests are a fan of you (like they are of me) then prepare for that
enjoy the wonderful beach and sea of cortez just steps away from the amazing pool
two huge master bedroom suites with very spacious bathrooms
the house is wonderful very clean
the house itself was gorgeous and extremely clean
humberto was very helpful with our arrival plans
everything was wonderful with great staff
everyone was extremely kind and welcoming
the property manager is very helpful and can arrange for whatever you’d like
the location is amazing
sea lions communities close by and balandra beautiful beaches 30 minutes by boat
overall a great place to relax and get away from it all
hopefully we’ll be able to go back to enjoy this place again
we wanted to find a place to take our 91 year old mother this place was perfect
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3. Amazing hideaway with a dark-bottom pool in Tulum (from USD 499)

Casa Perla del Mar is an ideal place to stay especially if you prioritize privacy. It is tucked away in a quiet beachside area along the Mayan Riviera. The ocean views on one side and jungle views on the other make the place a very relaxing oasis. To complete the whole getaway experience, staff service is made available six days a week. The service comes with preparing dinner (excluding food costs) and cleaning.

With your mealtimes already taken care of, all that’s left to do is to enjoy the rest of your stay. Stroll along the sandy shores or go scuba diving in the waters. If you want to take a break from outdoor adventures, you can also soak in the dark-bottom pool of the villa. Beach towels and pool toys are already provided.

Beautiful Tulum Villa ; includes staff/chef, pool, privacy and stunning views
63 reviews  Wifi Available
House 10 Guests 4 Bedrooms 6 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 10
Minimum Nights: 4
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 30 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
there are powerful air conditioning units in each bedroom so sleeping was exceptionally comfortable
the house was so lovely just as it's pictured and the air conditioning kept us cool at night
there was also actually 2 kitchens which was kind of weird to see but useful
thank you to felipe and greydi for delicious food and the well kept house pool and grounds
satellite tv was great to have (don't be shocked - mostly in spanish)
the house was very clean and the housekeeper came every day and cleaned everything
bedrooms were comfortable and clean
our rooms were cleaned and made up and a welcome when we returned from our adventures
it's own (very clean) pool was a great spot to actually relax (toys and floaties included)
the staff are gracious
amazing house with a great staff
the house staff is also so very helpful and accommodating
given the covid-19 pandemic he was communicative and fair and flexible
our family loved this property and the fantastic staff
the community is great and very close to tulum beach and all restaurants downtown
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4. Gorgeous utopia with a full-service staff in Manzanillo (from USD 650)

Multiple balconies, two swimming pools, and an outdoor hot tub are only some of the amazing amenities that Villa Las Palmas offers. This oceanfront utopia also features well-appointed bedrooms with a private terrace and WiFi throughout the whole place. With the full-service staff that comes with the rental, you can retreat to your heavenly bliss without worrying about anything. Daily maid services and a private cook are at your disposal. A houseman is also available to escort you to any La Punta site by car or golf cart.

Other optional services also include an in-house masseuse, a driver/tour guide, a yoga instructor, and even a Spanish teacher. You can also access tennis courts, a clubhouse, and a private beach during your stay.

5 bedroom luxury villa including staff / chef
27 reviews  Wifi Available
villa 14 Guests 5 Bedrooms 6 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 14
Minimum Nights: 3
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 60 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
every room has a beautiful charm of its own with amazing views
the dining area and table accommodated the 8 of us comfortably
all of the bedrooms were spacious and clean with comfortable beds and all had satellite t
overall very comfortable and clean and had no trouble accommodating a largish group
owner was responsive and helpful
this property and staff were amazing
property and staff were great
everyone that works here were very attentive to make sure the stay went well
nice house everyone was so friendly
in summary it is a great location to visit
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5. Deluxe haven with beach views in Akumal (from USD 1980)

Villa Bellamar is a relaxing paradise in Half Moon Bay near theme parks and other attractions, not to mention a sandy beach just a short stroll away from the front door. While there are plenty of unique culinary spots nearby, you can also enjoy a variety of appetizing dishes right in the comfort of your own home. The rental comes with a private chef who will prepare your meals for the entirety of your stay (grocery expenses not included).

With an oversized pool, an outdoor hot tub, and a fully furnished living space, this deluxe rental is perfect for all kinds of getaways.

Villa Bellamar: Your dream beachfront spot near Tulum with Chef Service included
52 reviews  Wifi Available
villa 52 Guests 13 Bedrooms 17 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 52
Minimum Nights: 3
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 60 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
there is perfect views from each room and the roof top has 360 views of the bay
second the pool is not heated and was too cold to enjoy throughout our stay
the property was clean spacious and beautiful
everything is in good working order clean and attractive
we have nothing bad to say about the staff location cleanliness accessibility or our stay with villa bellamar
the staff were helpful
this property fernando and the staff were amazing
the staff is wonderful helpful and kind
the staff was very friendly and helpful
thank you for hosting us
if you like snorkeling the location is perfect
we loved this house and location
so many entertaining places
5 star rating because it was a good trip in the end in a beautiful location
we couldn't have asked for a better location for our time in mexico
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6. Stunning lodging with a full kitchen in Oaxaca (from USD 1435)

Don’t waste this home’s gorgeous kitchen and ask your private chef to cook you an authentic Mexican dish. This property is great for families or a big group of up to 10 people. While here, you have two ways to enjoy the water: on the beach or in the pool. Staying in is also an option, with the TV and internet at your disposal. The lodging has free WiFi, so you can update your socials anytime. There’s also a balcony that serves as a great spot for a Mexican sundowner.

Beachfront Oasis w/ Private Chef Included!
Huatulco, Oaxaca, MX
10 Guests 4 Bedrooms 5 Bathrooms

7. Grand villa with a private pool in Punta de Mita (from USD 8214)

Why cook your own meal if you can ask a chef, right? This luxury villa in Punta de Mita asks you to just buy the ingredients, and its chef will take care of the rest. On top of it, this spacious property has 10 suites and 12 baths that can accommodate up to 26 guests. If you’re ready for an adventure, you will have private access to The Pier. If you are not in the mood to go out, the outdoor pool right outside the property invites you to a refreshing dip.

Ultra Barefoot Luxury 18,000 ft Beachfront, 10br, Chef, Gym, Theatr, Staff of 12
26 Guests 10 Bedrooms 12 Bathrooms

8. Luxurious seafront villa in Tulum (from USD 1900)

If you want to be close to azure waters and white sand, book this property by Soliman Bay. It is located in Tulum, one of the best places to live in Mexico. This rental comes with 5 bedrooms, and it can accommodate up to 15 people. Mornings by the beach are excellent with coffee made in the villa’s espresso maker. End your day with a great cocktail specially curated by the bartender. Dinner will not be complete without the private chef’s exquisite offerings. To complete the luxury experience, ask the host for a yacht excursion. Since the beach is right outside, you can use the kayak and paddleboard provided by the property.

Beach Front Luxury Villa w/ Chef & Bartender
61 reviews  Wifi Available
villa 15 Guests 5 Bedrooms 6 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 15
Minimum Nights: 7
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 60 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
individualized air conditioning units for each room were also an added bonus
extremely comfortable for our family of 11 (8 adults 3 children (11-13-16))
by the end of the week he was enthusiastically swimming the length of the pool by himself
the pool was also ideally created for children as it has multiple levels
clean and neat
the rooms were immaculately serviced clean and very neat at all times
we didn’t have to cook or clean
the staff was great and spoiled us like family
the home is beyond beautiful and the staff is amazing great food and drinks and very attentive staff
wonderful and attentive staff especially the kitchen crew who work long days and appear to love pleasing their guests
beautiful home and owner went over and beyond to personally accommodate our needsstaff was also amazing
above all the staff were our best surprise of the trip
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9. Spacious penthouse with amazing views in Punta de Mita (from USD 650)

If surfing is your thing, book this lovely penthouse at Punta de Mita. It has a balcony where you can view people, take in great beach views, or do watersports. The property allows events with up to 12 maximum attendees, making it a great location for private gatherings such as a birthday and a bachelor or bachelorette party. Make the party even more special by asking a private chef to cook for you. The elevator opens directly at the front door of the unit, offering exclusivity and privacy for staying guests.

Directly On The Beach. Penthouse ! Amazing Chef -
65 reviews  Wifi Available
condo 8 Guests 4 Bedrooms 5 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 8
Minimum Nights: 5
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 60 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the condo is comfortable and quiet with great views and an excellent staff
i would use them for sure now the facility - incredible
very safe clean and beautiful
yolanda was awesome and kept it clean made great food and was very polite
concierge was very helpful scheduling activities
yolanda is a spectacular cook and the concierge was exceptionally helpful
the chef and staff were wonderful
the staff was super helpful we had a sick child and a doctor came right to the unit
location was outstanding with four beach clubs to access and walk to town
being close to town was also a bonus to be able to explore and dine off the property
yolanda was incredible and the location is perfect
the location is great with easy access to town and all of the surrounding beaches and amenities
great property and concierge and housekeeper were amazing location great
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10. Modern home near a beach in Cabo San Lucas (from USD 1227)

This modern accommodation in the beautiful resort town of Cabo San Lucas asks guests to stay for four to six nights minimum and no one’s complaining. Who wouldn’t want to spend a one-week getaway at a property with a chef and two private pools? A lovely ocean view also awaits guests on the main floor and the bedroom. If you want to explore the Mexican sea, boat rental is also available. The beach is just a quick two-minute walk. For those traveling by car, parking slots are available in and outside the villa.

Chef+Maid Incl, Private Heated Pool, 2 mins from Beach! Last minute deals!
76 reviews  Wifi Available
villa 14 Guests 5 Bedrooms 7 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 14
Minimum Nights: 4
Refund Policy :

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the only negitive is you cannot swim at the beach but the whale watching is excellent
the pool area was perfect for a group of five women
the villa is extremely clean spacious and beautiful
clean house fabulous karima and assistants - we loved them and they loved us
clean spacious and close to the beach
clean spacious safe and comfortable for our party of 6
we loved it and the staff was out of this world
always professional kind and happy
karolina was so helpful with all of our needs
the staff were the best the chef is fabulous and made our meals wonderful adventures
thank you so much for hosting our group and making this a trip to remember for a lifetime
from beginning of booking to menu selection location size and comfort of villa
the house is roughly less than a 5 min walk to the beach which is great
you definitely don't walk to town from the property and need a taxi or uber
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11. Stylish villa with breathtaking views in Zihuatanejo (from USD 1795)

This beautiful property is nestled right by the mountain with a magnificent landscape. No wonder it has been featured in popular magazines such as NatGeo and Vogue. With seven bedrooms and six bathrooms, there is enough room for a big group. Choose a room with either a beach or mountain view. Of course, the view is best enjoyed while swimming in the pool or having a scrumptious meal on the patio made by the property’s chef.

Staffed Luxury Villa: 5 Pools, Big Views & Best Chef in Zihua
19 reviews  Wifi Available
House 16 Guests 7 Bedrooms 8 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 16
Minimum Nights: 4
Refund Policy :

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
each bedroom was complete with a very comfortable bed and full bath
the fine shampoo the bathroom supplies fabulous linens and towels
stunning the house is furnished in a contemporary style that is extremely comfortable
the house is impeccable clean and in perfect condition
the staff at the villa was amazing
the staff was the most professional and amazing of any we had ever experienced
he worked morning noon and night with his staff to make sure we were never hungry
the location is perfect with a quick walk you can be on the beach
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12. Exclusive villa in a tropical setting in Playa del Carmen (from USD 1167)

Take advantage of this property’s fully-equipped kitchen, including a lobster pot. If you don’t know how to cook though, the private chef will take care of it. A chauffeur and housekeeper are also available if you need them. This villa rental also has a pool that can be heated when the temperature drops below 23 degrees Celsius (73.4 Fahrenheit). You can also massage your stress away in the whirlpool. The beach is only a one-minute walk from the property, but you can also view the ocean from the villa’s rooftop.

Private Luxury Villa 15,000 sq ft,kid friendly, Maid, pvt.Chef,24 h security
47 reviews  Wifi Available
villa 20 Guests 9 Bedrooms 10 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 20
Minimum Nights: 3
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 60 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
the houses are spotless clean as was the pool & patio areas
it was clean and there were plenty of rooms and beds
look no further for a beautiful house quiet pool clean rooms fantastic food easy beach access security
martin is a great host
martin was very kind and helpful
she is awesome and very kind
thank you martin and staff for making our stay so perfect
martin was an amazing host who bent over backwards to make sure we were happy and comfortable
from transportation to finding a good place to dine
if you are worried about safety this is a great place to choose
my family & close friends just spent christmas at this property & had a lovely overall experience
having the beach just a short walk away was great too
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13. Relaxing hideaway with a heated pool in Puerto Vallarta

If you’re looking for a quiet hideaway right by the water, this property is the perfect place. The entire villa sits directly by the beach, therefore giving guests a fantastic view of the blue water. Satisfy your cravings by asking the private chef to prepare you a meal. The villa sleeps up to 12 people, so it is better to bring friends and/or family and enjoy a lovely meal together. Each of the bedrooms has air-conditioning, perfect for the summer. The pool is heated during winter so guests can still go for a swim even when the weather is a bit chilly.

Beautiful Oceanfront Villa, Full Staff, Private Pool, Chef
Puerto Vallarta, Jalisco, MX
19 reviews
villa 5 Bedrooms 7 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
again beautiful ocean views from every room
we instead enjoyed our fresh warm pool with an amazing view
it has beautiful views from every room and has a very tranquil atmosphere
the grand palapa room was quite the grand entrance
the main living room with the pool table was great for gathering
everything was always fresh and clean
clean comfortable very reasonably priced given the on-beach location and outstanding staff
the staff was absolutely amazing
we were greeted by the most wonderful staff
wow what a find we loved the home itself & the staff
we loved the home the wonderful staff and the food so much we hardly ever left
he was just a phone call away and so helpful
we liked the location of the house
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14. Homey oceanfront villa for 12 guests in Puerto Vallarta

Looking for a spot in Puerto Vallarta? This is the right place for you. This lovely home has an outdoor pool overlooking the beautiful beach. It has 4 spacious bedrooms that can accommodate up to 12 people. If you’re traveling for a special occasion, the private chef is the right person to ask to make the day even more special. Here, you get to relish good food while watching the Mexican sun go down with your loved one.

Beach-front Villa with Chef, Maid, Private Pool, All-Inclusive Available
55 reviews  Wifi Available
villa 12 Guests 4 Bedrooms 5 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 12
Minimum Nights: 5
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 60 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the pools are gorgeous and very quiet
amazing prices with a beautiful sunset view right from your table
the beds were heavenly with an extra soft matress topper
the ocean pools and accommodations are inviting and everything is extremely well-maintained
the infinity pool was fantastic and just steps from the beach
gloria keeps the villa clean and tidy
property is clean and well appointed
the villa is welcoming spotlessly clean comfortable and relaxing
the accommodations are exceptional - comfortable beds extremely clean personal pool great furniture location and more
thank you villa karaway staff for all your hospitality
beautiful property and accommodating staff
the staff was incredible attentive and helpful with every step of our vacation
the staff was very nice and supportive of all our needs
i highly recommend the property and it's owners
each year i take a group of people on a fitness retreat to a different location
getting into old town was easy on the bus - for less than $0
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15. Spacious villa with mountain view in Lo de Marcos

Put the property’s six-burner stovetop to good use and ask the private chef to prepare you a lovely meal. In fact, before you even arrive in Mexico, you can ask the host to stock the pantry with items you would love to have during your stay. Once you’re there, enjoy the beach and outdoor pool. Don’t forget the snorkels, pool toys, and floaties courtesy of the property. The accommodation does not only welcome families with kids but pets, too.

Villa Boda - Luxury Villa, Full Staff, Ocean Views, Pool, Private Chef option
66 reviews  Wifi Available
villa 12 Guests 4 Bedrooms 6 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 12
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 14 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
absolutely stunning a real but also fancy mexican expierence with an amazing view and very comfortable beyond any expectation
plenty of room for a big family or lots of friends or a romantic compound for two
each room is beautifully decorated with comfortable beds linens and immaculate attention to detail
expertly maintained and extremely clean
the staff was friendly and accommodating
the house and staff are amazing
the staff were excellent and the property was amazing
we had an awesome time and the staff was great
the staff and owners are incredibly easy to communicate with before and during your stay
so close to sayulita ando san pancho and yet has an original mexican feeling
it's the perfect blend of picturesque seclusion and a convenient location
what a unique and special place in mexico
a great place to vacation with a group of friends or family
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Experience beachfront luxury in Mexico

Beautiful beaches, delicious food, and gorgeous accommodations—all three spells a perfect family vacation or romantic weekend getaway. If you want to experience all of these, consider booking a vacation rental with a chef in Mexico.

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