Private Colorful Retreat Cabin & Garden in Tulum Town, 10-15 min To Beaches

  • 1 bedroom
  • 1 bathroom


You have the whole property, cabin, patio, porch and jungle garden to yourself! (10 x 30 meters or 3, 267 sq. Ft) Casa Pastel is a world of color and and experience of a different way of living. Located in the town of Tulum on a real life residential street among Mayan, Mexican, and American neighbors. The gorgeous Tulum beaches are just a 10-15 minute drive away, or 45 min bike ride. Casa Pastel will have the real life sounds and sights of a town, not a contrived resort - so don't expect total silence! The bedroom is a cabin with local traditional thatched roof. The colorfully tiled bathroom and kitchenette are placed separate from the bedroom in this garden compound design (like those found in Bali, Indonesia where the owner once lived). Newly added is a front screened in porch so you can relax in the hammock and enjoy fresh breezes day or night. Tulum is a lively town! You must be okay with hearing dogs, birds, roosters, children, neighbors, street vendors, and music at various times. We have WIFI, a safe lock box, and three bikes you may use. Also, check out recent videos on youtube. Just search Casa Pastel, Tulum, MX. Casa Pastel was built in 2002 by Stephanie Ann Pappas, a yoga teacher/trainer, author, Somatic Experiencing Practitioner, and massage therapist from NJ. Casa Pastel is punctuated by vibrantly tiled walls, floors, bathroom, and patio. The tropical garden was planted over the years by the owner and includes fully grown coconut, and palm trees. The property was designed for those who prefer to be outdoors in the sun and gardens. The casa has an open air kitchenette, and pretty tiled patio table, and a covered front porch to eat and relax. Tulum is characterized by its wealth of sunshine, crystal blue Caribbean waters, large white beaches, and balmy breezes. The colorful adobe & mosaic tile decor of Casa Pastel complement the local tropical flora and fauna. Tulum has an abundant street and night life with cafes and live music filling the air. Casa Pastel is for those who want to taste an experience of living in the town. A short 5 minute walk to the main avenue takes you to all the food and entertainment you could want. And only a ten minute drive to the ancient mayan ruins of Tulum, Xel-Ha, Muyil. And just a half hour drive to the tallest climbable ruins of Coba. A local artist and flamenco dancer Manuel Cano the manager will meet you and introduce you to the Casa. Other local English speaking hosts can answer your questions and offer you massage therapy services at the house. Keywords: cabana, cabin, palapa, casita, retreat house, bungalow, cottage


  • Internet
  • Parking
  • Smoking


Out of concern for privacy, this map displays an approximate location.