Casa del Perro Feliz

Tankah Bay, Tankah Bay, Mexico


  • A 3 bedroom, 3½ bath home on quiet Tankah Bay

    This location is perfect for guests who appreciate beauty, serenity and nature. Relax and enjoy stunning views of the Caribbean and gorgeous sunsets from the beach or rooftop observation area. Located south of Cancun between Akumal and Tulum, Casa del Perro Feliz is the perfect place to read, relax, sunbathe, kayak, and snorkel.

    Situated on a half acre lot with plenty of beach frontage, Casa del Perro Feliz is comfortable and open, built within the palms on the curve of the bay. The beach perfect for taking a dip or launching a kayak to cruise massive Tankah Bay. Over 2400 sq.ft. of interior living space features tile floors, and solid mahogany doors and trim. A cook’s kitchen has granite counter tops and a Bosch gas stove. Bathrooms are marble and tile, each with a shower. The 2nd floor balcony has a view of palms and the sea as does the beach level furnished sandy patio area. Lots of windows in the house take advantage of the beautiful views. A custom built dining room table seats 8 and the kitchen breakfast bar seats 3.

    Get a great night’s sleep on vacation

    All bedrooms have private baths, large closets and comfortable beds with Serta pillow-top mattresses and box springs. One bedroom is on beach level. The other two are located on the 2nd floor, separated by the 2nd floor ocean terrace. All bedrooms have abundant windows with ocean views. 9½ ft. ceilings, Hunter Douglas ceiling fans, screened sliding windows and the ever present sea breeze keeps the house cool and comfortable. The front of the house is shaded by palm trees, ideal for relaxing in a hammock with a good book. The rooftop observation deck features a large open area and built-in sofa which seats 6. Relaxing on the roof with a Margarita, watching the sunset and indigenous birds is a great way to end a day.

    Tankah Bay is a wonderful community to hang out in

    If you’ve never visited Tankah before you’ll be delighted to see it’s a small community of beach front homes with 3 small hotels that have restaurants. Everyone faces the sparkling bay and beach. Kayak or walk to Casa Cenote for a snack or a cervesa, and a swim in Manatee cenote. For adventure, 10 minutes drive south is the Pueblo of Tulum, the Tulum ruins and Tulum beach. The same distance north is the seaside town of Akumal and about 50 minutes north, the major tourist town of Playa del Carmen.

    For more things to do and places to see research our listings of Mayan ruins, eco-parks, beaches and other vacation towns on the Riviera Maya.

  • Property Features

    • Oceanfront beach house
    • All bedrooms have ocean views
    • 3 bedrooms – 1 king, 1 queen, 2 twin, 1 double futon

    Indoor Features

    • 3.5 bathrooms
    • Full Kitchen
    • Livingroom
    • Diningroom seats 6 to 8 people

    Outdoor Features

    • Barbecue – charcoal grill
    • Rooftop observation area with built-in sofa
    • Shaded areas
    • 2nd level oceanside terrace

    Service Features

    • Please- no smoking inside or on the roof
    • Maid service 6 days a week
    • 99 feet of beach front
    • Gardener and caretaker/maid on-site (Lesly and Alfredo)
    • Cook service ($)

    Indoor Amenities

    • Safe for valuables
    • Linens & towels, beach towels provided
    • Bottled purified drinking water provided

    Bedding Details

    3 bedrooms. Maximum 8 people.

    • 1st floor bedroom has twins beds which can be converted to a king
    • 2nd floor bedroom has a king bed
    • 3rd bedroom has a queen bed and opens to terrace.
    • 1 double futon can sleep 2 more people.

    Outdoor Amenities

    • 4 kayaks
    • 2 Fuji mountain bikes for guests’ use
    • Hammocks
    • Lounge Chairs
    • Various seating areas on terrace and beach

    Entertainment & Communications

    • Stereo
    • Library
    • Games
    • = Property is Available
    • = Property is Not Available

    NOTICE: Just like the sand on our beaches, availability shifts constantly. We coordinate reservations and availability with local people here. Add Casa del Perro Feliz to your inquiry so we can reconfirm that your preferred dates are still open.


    Rates per week
    2014 Dates Rates
    Jan 4 – Apr 26 $ 2,500.00
    Apr 27 – Aug 15 $ 2,200.00
    Aug 16 – Nov 21 $ 1,650.00
    Nov 22 – Dec 19 $ 2,200.00
    Dec 20 – Jan 2/15 $ 4,600.00
    • Rates are in US dollars per week based on 6 people or fewer.
    • Maximum occupancy: 8 people.
    • Add $150/person/week for each additional person. Tax not included.
    • $500 security deposit due upon arrival
    • Rates subject to change without notice.

  • Area Resources

    Fun Activities Close By

    Vacation Resources

    Soliman Bay LocoGringo Travel Itineraries Kayak safety tips
    Tankah Bay Aktun Chen Snorkel safety tips
    Eco Parks Xel ha FAQ’s
    Mayan Ruins Akumal Airport Transportation
    • Local Business Directory Tulum Ruins • Money Exchange
    • Diving and Snorkeling Coba Ruins • What to Pack for your trip
    Fishing • Passports
    Riviera Maya and area maps • Driving Tips
    • Local weather

    Restaurants in Soliman Bay and Tankah Bay

    There are lots of places to sip a margarita, enjoy some tacos, or have a romantic dinner on the beach.
    • Chamico’s- Soliman Bay
    • Casa Cenote – Tankah Bay
    • Sahara Cafe – Soliman Bay
    • Oscar & Lalo – Soliman Bay
    We have made some suggestions but there are more places to enjoy and discover in Soliman Bay and Tankah Bay. Read our Local Scoop stories or jump on the forum to find other recommendations.