Top 12 Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Xcalak, Mexico - Updated 2024

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Xcalak, Mexico, is a dream destination for travellers who want to get away from the hustle and bustle of city life for a couple of days. This remote island is the southern point of Costa May, situated next to the Caribbean Sea. Travellers can enjoy nature at its finest on the beaches of this tiny island, which is known for being a fishing and reef-diving haven. Get away from the crowds and enjoy the privacy of Xcalak while soaking in the sun and pristine beaches. There are less than 400 locals on the island, and most of them speak English and Spanish. Find the perfect Airbnb vacation rentals in Xcalak, Mexico.

We handpicked these listings carefully, considering (wherever possible) Superhost status, recent guest reviews, location, accommodation type, prices, availability of dates, decor, and amenities. The image galleries get refreshed with the latest updates regularly. They were last updated on February 03, 2024.

1. Beachfront villa (from USD 75)

Escape to this family-friendly beachfront villa, located just 1.3 kilometers (0.81 miles) from Laguna Xcalak. Surrounded by a variety of seafood restaurants, such as Restaurant Silvia just 200 meters (656.17 feet) away, you can indulge in delicious local cuisine and savor the flavors of the sea.

For nature lovers, Xcalak Park is a mere 0.130 kilometers (0.08 miles) away, providing opportunities for outdoor activities. Don’t miss the chance to visit the historical landmark, Vieux quai de Xcalac, located just 230 meters (754.59 feet) away.

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Xcalak, Quintana Roo, Mexico
36.3 km (22.6 mi) from Secret Beach Belize
4 reviews   Wifi Available
Entire villa 6 Beds 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Location:
close to the water and within walking distance of a good restaurant
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2. Caribbean Casa Blanca (from USD 204)

Enjoy the ultimate beachfront experience at this villa, boasting Xcalak’s tallest rooftop terrace that offers breathtaking panoramic views of the Caribbean Sea. Accommodating up to six people, it’s the perfect choice for a family seeking a tranquil and memorable vacation. Children will find joy in the selection of books and toys available, ensuring a delightful stay for the little ones.

For adventure seekers, Xcalak National Reef Park is within reach, offering incredible opportunities for reef diving and fly fishing. Dive into the vibrant underwater world and explore the diverse marine life of the area.

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Xcalak, Quintana Roo, Mexico
36.01 km (22.4 mi) from Secret Beach Belize
25 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 3 Beds 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
all the kitchen amenities were sufficient and of good quality
caribbean casa blanca review we loved our 7-night stay in the 3-bedroom apartment feb 26-march 5 2022
the top floor gets great breezes both day and night to keep things comfortable
Cleanliness:
the apartment was clean comfortable and in good repair
great terrace and everything was nice and clean
the space is spacious sparkling clean and has everything you need for a perfect beach stay
Host:
elena and her partner are incredible hosts delicious pizza
lázaro was a good host he did laundry for us and organized a snorkeling boat tour
lazaro was an amazing host and i highly reccomend renting casa blanca
great house location and the staff is awesome
Location:
easy to walk to the two restaurants in town and various small stores
if you hope to work remotely this is probably not the place for you to do that
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3. Acocote Eco Inn (from USD 129)

Acocote Eco Inn is clean, comfortable, and a great place to unwind and experience nature, easily one of the best places to stay in Xcalak. There are three suites on the premises, and each suite has two bedrooms, two bathrooms, a living room, dining room, and a fully-equipped kitchen. Each suite is self-contained and secured with private access and a key. There is Wi-Fi access, a children’s play area, a BBQ grill, and beach essentials. The host is reviewed to be exceptionally accommodating and friendly, with great knowledge of things to do in the area.

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Xcalak, Quintana Roo, Mexico
44.29 km (27.6 mi) from Secret Beach Belize
23 reviews   Wifi Available
Room in boutique hotel 4 Beds 5 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 5

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the beds were super comfy and the fans worked well and were quiet
Cleanliness:
rob's place is all you need: clean comfortable simple and extremely chill
Host:
highly recommended rob is the owner/host and he is awesome
very friendly host easy to communicate with and quick in responding
rob was a great host and has a nice place right on the beach in xcalak
outgoing friendly available and knowledgeable of the area
fantastic communication directions and helpful hints
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4. Cosy private room at the heart of the village (from USD 45)

Overlooking the Caribbean Sea and the lagoon, this house offers the convenience of staying at the heart of Xcalak. The pet-friendly Airbnb has a double bed and is in the home of a friendly and accommodating host who offers the perfect tips to maximise one’s stay. It is within walking distance of seafood restaurants. Guests have free access to Wi-Fi and all the common spaces in the house. Animals are welcome. Motorcycle rental is also available at subsidised rates.

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Xcalak, Quintana Roo, Mexico
36.38 km (22.7 mi) from Secret Beach Belize
37 reviews   Wifi Available
PRIVATE ROOM IN HOME 1 Bed 2 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
nataly was warm and welcoming - i felt very comfortable staying with her
Cleanliness:
good local info clean and charming house quiet quaint village good mattress and hot water
Host:
such wonderful hosts in such a wonderful town
nataly is a great host and can provide you with very valuable local tips
nataly was a wonderful host with a very nice home in the middle of xcalak
nataly is simply the best airbnb host you can imagine
nice hot shower and nice hosts
Location:
nataly has a cute little place right in the center of the village
overall a great spot and easy walk to leaky palapa (a must-do restaurant)
good location (hard not to be as xcalak is so small)
nataly’s place is really comfy and meeting here was a big pleasure
great place to stay natalya and denise are very welcoming and very interesting people
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5. Charming wooden house with a great view (from USD 116)

Have a unique experience of living in a fully wooden house that reflects traditional Caribbean architecture. This Airbnb accommodation in Xcalak is elevated on high stilts, offering guests a great view of the beach and the welcoming sea breeze. A spacious living area, the listing has two double beds that are suitable for up to four guests. The kitchen is fully stocked and integrated with the living and dining room.

Maximising the rustic experience, there is neither Wi-Fi nor hot water on the premises. Guests have access to two recreational kayaks.

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Xcalak, Q.R., Mexico
36.08 km (22.5 mi) from Secret Beach Belize
7 reviews   Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 2 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

6. Casa Cangrejo lodge in Xcalak (from USD 110)

This rental lodge in Xcalak is great for a month-long vacation. The lodge on the beach has three cabana-style cabins. All cabins offer unobstructed views of the beach and the sea. Guests will book the entire residence, which consists of four bedrooms and five bathrooms. There are two queen beds, eight single beds, and two sofa beds. Holding up to 14 guests, it is ideal for large families or company gatherings.

There are a common dining room area and a full kitchen, which guests can freely utilise for their own meals. However, a cook can also prepare and serve food on request.

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Xcalak, Quintana Roo, Mexico
36.74 km (22.9 mi) from Secret Beach Belize
41 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Room in boutique hotel 15 Beds 16 Guests 5 Bedrooms 5 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 16

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the room is in a private wooden building with an amazing view on the sea
the common spaces are really comfortable and a great place to unwind with a drink before dinner
the common hall is very nice and the breakfast was good
Cleanliness:
great place to stay clean and very relaxing
the house is very well decorated and very clean
Host:
eduardo and his staff are wonderful and attentive but only as much as you need them to be
although we didn’t meet eduardo he was a really helpful host replying to our emails very promptly
thanks to edouardo the owner of the house who responded very quickly to my emails
Location:
great location and price wake up to fresh fruit and coffee
casa cangrejo is a beautiful lodge with a great location and every amenity we wanted
i recommend this place
the place is far nicer and mainstream than led to believe in the pictures
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7. Great villa in the Mexican Caribbean (from USD 1023)

This villa is at a private and secluded area of the island and presents guests with the opportunity to immerse themselves in the beauty of nature. The listing offers Wi-Fi, a fully-equipped private kitchen, and a balcony area that faces the ocean. There is a double bed and a sofa bed. Guests can dine at the villa and enjoy the catch-of-the-day as well as vegetables from the local organic garden. It is easily accessible to Chetumal Bay, a manatee reserve. The host also has a small boat to take guests from the beach to anywhere on the reef.

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Xcalak, Quintana Roo, Mexico
31.59 km (19.7 mi) from Secret Beach Belize
57 reviews   Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 3 Beds 5 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 5

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
wifi was great which isn't always the case when one is off the grid
we loved staying here it's a clean functional apartment bed is good view from the balcony is awesome
we loved the seclusion of casa bella vista and the unit is tastefully decorated and extremely comfortable
Cleanliness:
the house is clean and has everything i needed
the apartment was extremely clean and we felt right at home
Host:
everyone was very friendly
ivy and olmo were very kind hosts who offered lots of insight
ivy and olmo were generous and wonderful hosts
ivy is extremely helpful and accommodating and we very much enjoyed visiting with her
ivy was friendly and very helpful
Location:
the place is in paradise quiet right on the beach great fishing great snorkeling
it's a great place to get away from everything
excellent choice for the adventurous traveler seeking a secluded place by the sea
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8. Casa de Suenos beachfront north

Casa de Suenos is a villa that faces the beach and the beautiful waters of the Caribbean. It is a 10-minute drive from Xcalak’s main fishing village. Offering a little slice of paradise, the listing is the perfect place to feel welcomed and at home. The villa has two identical ocean-facing units on the ground floor, each consisting of a queen-sized bed, hammock, and ensuite bathroom. The units have private side entrances, unobstructed views of the ocean, and a communal kitchen.

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Xcalak, Quintana Roo, Mexico
44.81 km (27.9 mi) from Secret Beach Belize
13 reviews  
Private room in villa 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Cleanliness:
everything was clean and well cared for
the room was light clean and airy
they take pride in having this place super clean and welcoming upon your arrival
Host:
sarah and dominic were friendly helpful available but offered privacy and flexible with arrival
i would absolutely recommend it for the right kind of traveler - i
we are truly sorry that there was this misunderstanding and wish the hosts all the best
Location:
the location remote and beautiful was exactly what we needed
a beautiful location - right on the caribbean
look no further this place is pure magic we had an amazing time will definitely be back
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9. Casa de Suenos (beachfront - south)

Similar to listing number 6, Casa de Suenos is a villa located a 10-minute drive from the main fishing village. With a queen-sized bed, ensuite bathroom, and huge hammocks, the villa is a great place to hang out or go snorkeling. This accommodation also offers a kitchen, so you can cook your own meals. For those who may be visiting for work, this Airbnb is Wi-Fi enabled.

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Xcalak, Quintana Roo, Mexico
44.88 km (27.9 mi) from Secret Beach Belize
9 reviews  
Private room in villa 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
all living amenities were well taken care of with excellent rooms kitchen and outdoor spaces
Cleanliness:
well laid out clean property with a wonderful mix of solitude and good company
Host:
sarah and dom are great helpful hosts
more than anything sarah and dom were great hosts
thanks to the hosts and fellow guests for an excellent time
Location:
place is picture perfect and right on the beach with great snorkeling right out front
a great place for diy snorkeling fishing and kayaking
casa suenos is a gem of a place in a truly incredible location
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10. Xcalak Caribe Lodge

Xcalak Caribe Lodge is situated at the heart of Xcalak and guests can conveniently access the rest of the island and all the activities it has to offer. Rooms are private, simple, and clean. Rooms with double beds are front-facing and look out to the beach, while rooms with single beds face the other side of the compound. There are common areas for guests to interact, listen to music, and feel the sea wind. Wi-Fi and complimentary breakfast are included.

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Quintana Roo, Mexico
36.26 km (22.6 mi) from Secret Beach Belize
20 reviews  
Room in boutique hotel 7 Beds 5 Bedrooms 5 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
great breakfast and dinner abailable for fair price clean and comfortable ac available in at leat 1 room
Cleanliness:
the room was very nice and clean
Host:
antonio was an extremely friendly and accommodating host
during our stay carolina was an amazing host
antonio was very helpful even if he wasn't on site
host were quick at response beds were comfy and ac worked great
Location:
this is a great location right in town
great location right on the beach in xcalak
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11. Beautiful and spacious beachside condo

Enjoy a beautiful and spacious beachside condo that has an unobstructed view of the beachfront and the ocean. Located within Xcalak’s National Reef Park on the Costa May, it offers guests the opportunity to enjoy peace and tranquility. The open-concept condo combines the living room, dining room, and kitchen area, with artisan-designed fixtures and furnishing. With two bedrooms and one bathroom, this listing can accommodate up to six guests. Guests have access to Wi-Fi and the private beach a few steps away, as well as hammocks, lounge chairs, and recreational kayaks.

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Xcalak, Othon Blanco, Quintana Roo, Mexico
36.75 km (22.9 mi) from Secret Beach Belize
29 reviews  
Entire condominium 3 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
there were six of us (one family) and it was comfortable
Cleanliness:
nice basic and clean accommodations
multiple types of parrotfish barracuda the lodgings are clean and comfy
Host:
agusto and juana are helpful and nice
the water is shallow making it very kid friendly
the caretakers augusto and juana will help you with anything that you need
the caretakers are modest very helpful people
the on-site hosts (manuel and cheyla) are friendly and helpful
Location:
great location and super easy
great location with good snorkeling from shore
an amazingly beautiful place and location
the house is great the location even better
it’s so nice having the reef so close vs placencia belieze where it’s a boat ride away
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12. Beautiful and spacious oceanfront condo

Within the same compound as listing number two, this beautiful and spacious oceanfront-facing condo provides an authentic and exciting beach experience. It is situated close to the National Reef Park and has all the amenities required to enjoy your stay. There are on-site caretaker and housekeeping services, outdoor showers, kayaks, hammocks, lounge chairs, and Wi-Fi access. The kitchen is well-equipped and great for cooking up a meal or two. But being a 15-minute drive away from grocery stores, guests should plan meals in advance. There are two bedrooms and one bathroom in the condo.

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Xcalak, Othon Blanco, Quintana Roo, Mexico
36.93 km (23.0 mi) from Secret Beach Belize
24 reviews  
Entire condominium 3 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
also the furniture and beds really need an upgrade and the place needs a really good cleaning
the kitchen was nicely stocked but there was hardly any amenities like soap and only very few towels
Cleanliness:
everything was clean and ready for us with fresh cut flowers on the dining room table
Host:
the host was very helpful with directions and information
the care takers manuel and chelse are charming and attentive
roberta and ron were really kind and helpful
the care taker and his family (and dogs chickens ducks puppies
what else do you need? the house manager manuel was charming and very helpful
Location:
beautiful place in beautiful location
an amazingly beautiful location right on a pristine beach
this location is wonderful for snorkeling out your front door and fishing and just getting away
excellent place if you want to get far from the city and find a paradise
you will truly get away from it all in a blissful tropical beach location
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Be one with nature in Xcalak

Xcalak, Mexico, offers an unparalleled beach experience. With exquisite Vrbo vacation rentals, in addition to the recommended Airbnbs situated just a stone’s throw away from the beach and the sea, the island encapsulates nature and the outdoors at its finest. The perfect getaway awaits you!

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Frequently asked questions about Airbnb vacation rental in Xcalak, Mexico

1. Which Airbnb vacation rental in Xcalak are suitable for families?

Xcalak offers a variety of Airbnb vacation rentals that are well-suited for families seeking a memorable getaway. One option is Casa Cangrejo Lodge which provides ample room for everyone to relax and unwind. Another option is this great villa in the Mexican Caribbean making families feel right at home.

2. Which Airbnb vacation rentals in Xcalak have parking?

Xcalak offers a selection of vacation rentals with convenient parking options for travellers. Acocote Eco Inn provides the added benefit of parking facilities. Additionally, this cosy private room at the heart of the village, Casa Cangrejo Lodge, and this great villa in the Mexican Caribbean have dedicated parking spaces, ensuring a hassle-free experience.

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