Elefante Volador

Sian Kaan, Sian Kaan, Mexico

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  • Unparalleled Beach House in the Sian Kaan south of Tulum

    “Simplicity” and “Total Relaxation” are the two words that come to mind when you think of a perfect beach vacation away from the city noise and big tourist crowds.

    Fortunately, at Villa Elefante Volador you can finally get away from all the downsides of an ever-connected civilization and embrace a week of peace, quiet and uncluttered simplicity that will have a soothing effect on the mind, body and soul.

    Nestled in between the beautiful Tulum beach and Punta Allen, Elefante Volador is located miles away from bars, nightclubs and crowded touristic places. Instead it offers a spectacular beach, absolute privacy and uninterrupted views of the Caribbean in one of the most unspoilt parts of the Riviera Maya.

    The house oozes personality and is like no other beach home

    Instead of a typical solemn front door entrance, you are greeted by an open air living room. Stepping inside this casual lounge with an oversized daybed and hammocks hanging between the wooden beams will make you want to put your suitcase down, take your shoes off and relax here for a few minutes.

    Resist the temptation because the perfect relaxation experience would not be complete without a chilled ‘cerveza’ and a bowl of home-made chips and salsa. Which are easy to find, as the fully-equipped kitchen of this amazing beachfront house is ‘strategically’ positioned in between the outdoor lounge and the indoor living space.

    The sunken living room really makes a statement with its high stone walls, skylights and expansive windows that give a 360 view of the Sian Ka’an Biosphere Reserve.

    The main level of Elefante Volador also hosts two lovely bedrooms. Each has a double bed, tall louvered and screened windows, and an original open-closet concept for your wardrobe.

    A beautiful Master Bedroom is located on the upper floor of the house. It will probably remind you of the modern lofts that you have seen in architecture magazines. Wall niches are alternated with windows and the floor stops a few feet before the end of one of the walls to give you a sneak-peak view of the living room. The Master Bedroom also features a double bed, an en-suite bathroom and a door that leads to a private rooftop solarium.

    The solarium truly crowns this original beach house, offering its guests royal views of the Caribbean and acres of lush tropical forests of the Sian Ka’an Reserve. A built-in soaking tub and plenty of seating space make it a perfect place to enjoy your daytime Siesta or look at the starlit skies at night. An exterior stairway leads from the rooftop deck to the outdoor living area and the beach.

    Tulum and Punta Allen make for great adventure trips

    To make sure that nothing interrupts your peace and quiet and considering that the nearest cities of Tulum and Punta Allen – are 20 minute drive away from the Elefante Volador, the staff of the villa can arrange grocery shopping or chef services for you.

    However, if you are in the mood to socialize, explore Riviera Maya or simply dine out, Tulum and Punta Allen offer plenty of dining options, as well as kayaking, snorkeling, fishing or bird watching tours.

    One thing is clear – you will enjoy every second of your laid-back, fun-filled vacation in the heart of the Riviera Maya! And the amazing beach house – Elefante Volador – can make this experience even more unique and enjoyable. So click +Add to My Inquiry button on the bottom of this page and embrace your private slice of paradise!

  • Property Features

    • Beachfront house
    • Sustainable property with alternate energy
    • 3 bedrooms – 3 double beds

    Indoor Features

    • Living room
    • Diningroom – seats
    • Small kitchen with sink and 2 bar fridges
    • 2 bathrooms

    Outdoor Features

    • Rooftop solarium deck with hammocks and soak tub
    • Outdoor dining area
    • Remote location, private beach

    Service Features

    • Maid service 6 days/week
    • Please- no smoking inside villa
    • Some cook services available if reserved on site
    • Some grocery shopping service available if requested on site

    Indoor Amenities

    •  Linens and towels provided

    Bedding Details

    3 bedrooms. Maximum 6 people.

    • Master bedroom with 1 double bed.
    • 2 guest bedrooms with 1 double bed each.

    Outdoor Amenities

    •  Hammocks
    • Beach chairs
  • We represent so many small, quaint facilities, privately-owned homes and we coordinate availability with local people. Add Elefante Volador to your inquiry, we will get back with you, confirm availability and of course, answer any question you might have!

    Rates

    Rates per week
    2014 Dates Rates
    Jan 2 – Apr 25 $ 4,200.00
    Apr 26 – Sep 30 $ 3,700.00
    Nov 1 – Dec 18 $ 4,200.00
    Christmas $ 6,000.00
    New Years $ 6,000.00
    • Rates are in US dollars per week. Maximum 6 people.
    • Minimum stay 5 nights (pro-rated). Tax not included.
    • * Please note: The Sian Kaan entrance/ check-point charges a small fee to enter or re-enter the reserve. This is the entrance between Tulum beach and the reserve.
    • Rates subject to change without notice.

  • Area Resources

    Fun Activities Close By

    Vacation Resources

    Tulum LocoGringo Travel Itineraries Kayak safety tips
    Tulum Beaches Aktun Chen Snorkel safety tips
    Eco Parks Xel ha FAQ’s
    Mayan Ruins • Cesiak Biosphere Tours Airport Transportation
    Local Business Directory Tulum Ruins • Money Exchange
    Sian Ka’an Biosphere Coba Ruins • What to Pack for your trip
    Riviera Maya and Area • Gran Cenote • Passports
    X’calcel • Driving Tips
    Tankah Bay & Casa Cenote • Local weather

    Restaurants and Beach Bars in Tulum

    There are lots of places to sip a margarita, enjoy some tacos, or have a romantic dinner on the beach.
    • Celti Restaurant – Pueblo
    • Hechizo – Beach
    • Que Fresco – Beach
    • Don Cafeto – Pueblo
    We have made some suggestions but there are more places to enjoy and discover in Tulum. Read our Local Scoop stories or jump on the forum to find other recommendations.