If you find yourself dreaming of crystal blue water, white sand, and scorching hot sun, look no further than Isla Mujeres. This small island is located in the Caribbean Sea, just a 25-minute ferry ride from the popular tourist city of Cancun, and is home to some of the things you must experience. While most tourists stay in the hotel zone of Cancun for the resort and spa experience, the vacation rentals on Isla Mujeres will have you choosing otherwise. From luxury condos to beachfront villas, it’s hard to find a home that doesn’t have a breathtaking view of the warm Caribbean waters. If you don’t know where to stay in Isla Mujeres, Mexico, take a look at some of these fine properties.
For those of you looking to live the high life, be sure to check out this downtown Isla Mujeres house rental with a majestic ocean view. Aside from being conveniently located just two blocks away from Playa Norte, it’s the modern interior that truly attracts visitors from all over. Inside this fully-furnished apartment, you’ll find smooth granite counter tops, an open floor plan and a beautiful rooftop terrace with a pool and an unbeatable view.
“Nice newer condo with a beautiful rooftop. Great location, close to restaurants and a few blocks from the beach. I have been to Isla over 18 times and this was the best place I have found.” - Erin, Airbnb
New Downtown penthouse, with beautiful ocean view!Superhost
Top guest reviewsgreat wifi and netflixbeds and rooms were very comfortable with superb air conditioning a light filled roomsthe view was nice and area large hammock/lounging chairs/table/bar and a small cool-off poolthe air conditioning worked really well and the apartment is very spacious and lovelylast item the mattresses were very comfortablethe apartment was spotlessly clean everywhere with an ample supply of everyday amenitiesvery clean and established with an eye on detailsit is very modern clean spacious and well equippedsuper clean in the perfect locationkitchen was well appointed and we always had plenty of clean towels available
Host:thanks again to the hostseveryone was incredibly helpful and responsiveour host was very attentive and helpful with suggestions for island activitiesluis and his professional team were very helpful and check-in worked out wellall persons who take care of this place were very friendly and professionalRead more reviewslocation was ideal and walking distance to everythinggreat location close to everythinggood location with everything within easy walking distancegreat location and nice placegreat location to both main streets of the the north side
For a once-in-a-lifetime living experience, book your stay at the Seashell House, one of the best Airbnbs in Isla Mujeres. Designed with the sea in mind, the exterior and interior are seashell-themed, making this home one of the most famous on the island. Inside, the house is decorated with unique furnishing such as seashell sink faucets, and clam shell headboards on the beds. By the end of your stay, you’ll be feeling like a mermaid!
“The seashell house is absolutely beautiful and unique. We loved this relaxing and private getaway. We also really appreciated Vanessa picking us up for a golf cart rental and the great suggestions for breakfast and dinner. Would highly recommend!” - Andrea, Airbnb
The Seashell HouseIsla Mujeres, Mexico
Top guest reviewsa/c was nice and coolthe beds are comfortable and the ac works wellthe a/c units are pretty new and work really wellthe ac worked well and kept us comfortable at nightthe beds were huge and comfortable and the ac was appreciated for the hot daysproperty was clean and as expectedthe house was nice and cleaneverything is perfect and clean and so invitingthe pool was clean and we used it every daythe rooms were clean and the wine and beer and soda was a great touch upon check-in
Host:owner was super helpful and kindhosts were friendly and helpfulthe owner and her daughter were so kind and helpfulthe owner apologized and they said they were trying to treat itthe hosts were beyond gracious and accommodatingRead more reviewsbeautiful place - pretty far from the main area and grocery storeswe enjoyed our stay in this unique locationdue to casa caracol’s location i highly recommend renting a golf cart for the duration of your staythere's a great restaurant pretty close to the house called the jointeasy to get to daily housekeeping perfect pool quiet location
If you’re traveling with kids, the jungle house is the perfect choice for you. With the vibrant culture and craziness that comes along with visiting Isla Mujeres, you’ll want a place to come back to for relaxation and rejuvenation. This Isla Mujeres villa is nestled in the trees, offering you and your family the privacy you’ll need after a day in town and a jungle-like vibe to keep your kids entertained. It has a beautiful outdoor saltwater pool, a spacious outdoor kitchen, and an unbeatable view of the Caribbean from the master suite. Aside from the inviting atmosphere, booking the jungle house also has perks including a half price golf cart for transportation during your stay, and a private SUV to pick you up from the ferry. It doesn’t get much better than that!
“This place is truly amazing! It is definitely better than the pictures show. The house is very nice, but the outdoor space with the large patio and the pool is just an adventure. We had such a wonderful week here.” - Daniel, Airbnb
7 out of 5 stars! Caribbean Jungle Tree HouseIsla Mujeres, Quintana Roo, Mexico
Top guest reviewsthe amenities and kitchen were nice and functionalthe furnishings are all high quality and comfortablethere were 6 of us on this trip and we were all comfortable and the amenities were perfectgerry has an incredibly beautiful apartment and garden on the south more private part of the islandour favorites were mango cafe for breakfast/lunch & capitan dulche's beach clubvery clean and beautifully built and decoratedthe house was very clean and well appointed with necessities and lots of towelsthe toilets and baths are all very clean and stylishthe listing is accurately described very cozy orderly cleanso spacious and cozy it’s easy to slip into vacation mode and just relax
Host:the support staff was great and helped make us feel really specialgerry also provided us with lots of recommendations that were super helpfulgerry is an excellent hostthe house and host were fantasticelias our local host is the bestRead more reviewsclose to a beautiful reef as well as a few restaurants near the homegreat place to relax and get out of the hustle and bustle of city life/resort life/etcgreat location the southern part of the island is magicalabove our expectations great value everything you need and perfect locationthe treehouse was very beautiful and a very beautiful location
Going on vacation in Isla Mujeres, Mexico anytime soon? What if you could wake up to a spectacular view of the sea every morning? Isn’t this the kind of life you are looking for? Enjoy this delightful experience for a couple of days by booking this contemporary apartment. As you enjoy your morning coffee, you can marvel at the immensity of the sea and fall asleep to the sound of the waves later at night.
The apartment comes with one bedroom and one bathroom to accommodate two people. You can also enjoy a microwave, a coffee maker, a toaster, a balcony with table and chairs, as well as pool towels and toiletries. Whenever you want to relax, feel free to take a dip in one of the three swimming pools available. You should definitely try the infinity pool for the best view of the ocean.
Ocean Front B (Suite -1 Bathroom -Sleeps 2)
Top guest reviewsthe air conditioning and the wifi worked greatsuper nice view and fast wifipools were great & rooftop view was amazingthe a/c and wifi worked great the pool was nice and the view was outstandingbeautiful room and view the balcony looks right out onto the watervery nice condo complex and clean modern roomgreat place it was very clean and comfortablebathroom is sparkling cleanthe room was very clean and just as describedvery clean and comfortable amenities
Host:the staff was very responsive and made us feel safe and at homethe staff at topaz is amazingalex and michelle were fantastic hoststhe staff at bar downstairs is also amazinggreat value great hostRead more reviewsgood location a bit away from the hustle of the main townthe location is perfect - situated quietly away from the bustle of downtown but accessible to iteverything was great from location to the roombeautiful property in a great locationfar enough away from the noise of centro but close enough to catch a cab for pretty cheap
Enjoy the ultimate stay at this Mexican-style house that, although small, promises both the warmth and comfort of your own home. Situated right next to the beach, the house features a terrace on which you can sit back, relax and just stare at the beach for the whole day. There are three bedrooms and three bathrooms available for six people. Other facilities that you can enjoy include an equipped kitchen, a living room and wireless internet access.
House by the beach (Casa Murmullos)Isla Mujeres, Quintana Roo, MexicoSuperhost
Top guest reviewsour little son enjoy having enough space to ran around and sleeping in his own cozy baby beda/c in both bedrooms works wonderfullythe space is rustic and comfortablethe house was comfortable and spacious with a nicely equipped kitchenthe master bedroom was large with a nice bathroom with hot watervery clean and comfortable bedsvery clean affordable and comfortablethe house was very clean and comfortablethe place itself was very cleanthe place was also very clean
Host:the local staff were also greatchela is an excellent hostchela is super responsive and her help staff are wonderfulchela was a really nice host very quick in answering and being super friendly and flexiblechela was very responsive to our questionsRead more reviewsthe location was ideal for usthe location was greatamazing location for an amazing placecasa murmellos is perfectly situated just a short walk into downtownthe place is well located an easy walk to the ferry
Casa Vidrio de Mar, also known as the Sea Glass House, is the perfect place to stay if you enjoy Caribbean views, inviting pools and warm sand just steps from the front door. Located just a 15-minute walk away from Playa Norte and the bustling downtown area, Casa Vidrio de Mar offers the peace and quiet you’ll crave at night, without being too far away from the shopping and restaurants you’ll want during the day. If you’re lucky enough, you might even be able to see the sea turtles laying their eggs on the beach during the months of July and August from your own patio!
“The house was beautiful & you cannot beat the view. You look out and see the pool and the ocean, with a strong ocean breeze. Fantastic location as still close to town but able to enjoy the tranquility of being a bit outside.” - Andrea, Airbnb
Casa Vidrio de Mar - Caribbean Home
This luxury oceanfront condo will make you dread the day you have to leave. Accommodating up to six guests, this home has two bedrooms, two bathrooms, and luxuries amenities. Inside, you’ll find spacious, well-lit rooms with ceiling fans, modern bathrooms and kitchen furnishings, and views of the bright blue Caribbean water. While the unit itself is truly spectacular, the amenities included in the condo’s building are unbeatable. The rooftop terrace has three different swimming pools with 360-degree views of the ocean and lounge chairs to soak up the sun all day long.
“I have stayed on the island many times on the island. This was by far the nicest unit I have stayed in. The views are gorgeous, the unit is even better than what the pictures show and the location is amazing. The owner Johann is outstanding. Extremely easy to get a hold of, extremely helpful and a really nice person. We were VERY lucky to have been able to stay at Isla 33 and with Johann. Isla Mujeres is one of my favorite places in the world to travel to and if available this will be the place I stay moving forward. Thank you to Johann and to the friendly staff for making our vacation perfect.” - Brian, Airbnb
Luxury Condo Rooftop Pool 360° ViewIsla Mujeres, Quintana Roo, Mexico
Top guest reviewsbeautiful pools and groundsjohann’s place is beyond amazing the view from the balcony is great and the apartment itself very comfortablealso netflix available for free with a huge tv screenthe rooftop pool has wonderful viewsthe condo was in an amazing location great pools and great ocean viewclean convenient and opena very nice clean appartementthe place is beautiful and cleanplace is very cleanthe house was clean
Host:johann was a great hostthe owner johann is outstandingjohan was a great hostthe staff was friendly and attentive if you needed help or had questionsthe host johann is the greatest human aliveRead more reviewsgreat location great home this condo is just wonderfulit is a perfect location between the northern and southern ends of the islandi would highly suggest this location and home we loved staying herejohann's place is perfect for a family trip to isla mujeresi would absolutely recommend this location and this host
With its stylish interior design, rooftop pool, and secluded location, this condo is one of the best on Isla Mujeres. Although it is conveniently located only 5 minutes from the wildly popular Playa Norte, this home still offers a quiet setting to retreat to after a full day touring the island and soaking up the blazing sun. Inside the condo, you’ll find a beautifully decorated living and dining area, kitchen, and cozy bedroom. You’ll also enjoy the rest of the amenities condos offer such as a rooftop terrace with a pool and lounging chairs to watch the sun rise and set.
“Away from the main downtown area, we had a great time. Secluded, quiet, amazing ocean view. Watching the sunrise from the upstairs pool area was a dream. The bed was super comfortable and the shower area is pretty romantic. A good little perk was the beach bag and towels provided for our day trips to any of the beaches.” - Kristin, Airbnb
Nice condo with the best view
Think of Casa Perlita as your home away from home. This oceanfront house is as cozy and inviting as it gets, and the hosts want nothing more than for you to enjoy all it has to offer. Let’s talk location. Although Isla Mujeres is a very small island, location still makes a big difference in your overall experience, and Casa Perlita’s is unbeatable. Aside from being an oceanfront oasis, the home is just steps away from Loncheria La Lomita, a wildly popular restaurant that is perfect for grabbing a drink while watching the crashing waves. Inside the house, you’ll find modern furnishings, open airy bedrooms, and breathtaking views. Still not convinced? Here’s what Ana Maria had to say about her visit to Casa Perlita:
“Absolutely wonderful home! It is perfectly decorated and in a great location away from the busy strip in terms of noise but still walking distance to all the restaurants. The two pools are lovely and the entire place was clean and came with drinking water. We loved it so much we wanted to buy the home! Would definitely come back!” - Ana Maria, Airbnb
Casa Perlita - come relax on Isla.Isla Mujeres, Quintana Roo, Mexico
Top guest reviewsthe beds and furnishings are really comfortablethat said the main pool was beautiful and fit our needs perfectlythe fully equipped kitchen was very helpful for having coffee and a few meals at homethe beds and couches were comfortable the kitchen was fabulous and the view was gorgeous morning and nightthe house was clean and comfortablewe appreciated the cleanliness and the help/guidance we received before and during our staythe house was clean and ready for us to enjoy a relaxing vacation on the islandthe two pools are lovely and the entire place was clean and came with drinking water
Host:first the responses via airbnb were quick and helpful and continued with the property management alsocommunication was swift from host as well as the on ground staffwe enjoyed our stay great place location and a great hostRead more reviewsthe location is perfect and close to townamazing home located in a safe and central areathe house had everything we needed and the location was idealthe house and location can’t be beat thank youi would recommend staying at casa perlita it’s in a great location close to shops and restaurants
Once you see this place, you’ll want to stay forever. As a ground floor unit, this condo has a large outdoor patio space with soothing views of the Caribbean, and lounge chairs to get your tan on during the day. The interior is updated with modern furnishings, large windows to allow plenty of light in. On top of that, the building has three separate pools to soak in and its own restaurant and bar for you to enjoy with your guests. Does it get any better than that?
Relax with a viewIsla Mujeres, Quintana Roo, Mexico
Boasting wooden rooms and furnishings with exposed beam ceilings, Selina Poc Na Isla Mujeres is truly a tropical paradise and is one of the affordable options from this bunch. That’s not to say that your stay here is going to be modest, because that cannot be further from the truth. The hotel prides itself on excellent facilities, as well as hospitable staff. If you wish to retreat somewhere private, this property should be on top of your list. With a private beach area, cuddling up to your loved one under the sun should be an easy feat. A delicious continental breakfast starts your morning right, too.
Selina Poc Na Isla Mujeres
Address: Avenida Matamoros, n. 15, Manzana 26, lote 03 CENTRO
Luggage storage Private beach area Process in place to check health of guests BBQ facilities Table tennis Safety deposit box Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities Daily housekeeping
A great waterfront lodging option in Isla Mujeres is Ixchel Beach Hotel. This 5-star rated accommodation has been rated 9.7/10 for a two-person trip, but it doesn’t just appeal to couples alone. All kinds of travelers are welcome here. Guests may freely enjoy amenities like the outdoor pool, a picturesque terrace and garden, free Wi-Fi, and many more. If you want to go on an adventure, approach the staff and they will be happy to arrange some fun excursions such as snorkeling, diving, and fishing. The on-site bar holds happy hours, too. If you fancy yourself a great deal on delicious cocktails, head over to the on-site bar!
In true secluded fashion, Hotel Playa La Media Luna is at the top of its game. This private waterfront hotel overlooking the calm waters of Half Moon Beach offers a great deal that you may not be able to refuse. Wake up to the sound of the waves and book yourself a classic oceanfront room, and then head out to the spa for some well-deserved massage. Other forms of recreation in the area are snorkeling and fishing. Some of the conveniences featured at this four-star property are daily housekeeping, tour desk, currency exchange, and laundry services.
Beachfront properties are aplenty in Isla Mujeres, you just have to find what suits you best. One such property is Hotel La Joya Isla Mujeres, which features a scenic outdoor pool, spa facilities, a sun terrace, and a private beach area. If any of these appeals to you, consider this four-star property for your next vacation on the island. There are rooms with a stunning view of the sea, should you wish to splurge and treat yourself and your family. The closest attractions and landmarks include Cancun Underwater Museum and National Park El Garrafón.
Perhaps the most luxurious on this hotel subcategory is Izla Beach Front Hotel. With a five-star rating that’s truly well-deserved, you can never go wrong with this hotel if you want to go all out on your Isla Mujeres vacation. The world-class services and amenities at this property are the excellent concierge service, the vast pool overlooking the ocean, and the on-site spa with rejuvenating wellness packages. Numa, a Carribean and Mexican dining option, and the international cuisine-serving Cafe Izla are the two in-house restaurants that will satisfy your cravings.
Your home away from home
Accommodations can sometimes make or break a vacation. When you visit Isla Mujeres, all you’ll want to do is soak up the sun, swim in the crystal clear waters, and come back to a home where you can relax and unwind. If you choose to book one of these eight luxurious vacation rentals on the island, you’ll be able to do exactly that!
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