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Villas Akalan, Tulum

3.5-star condo with outdoor pool, near Tulum National Park

  • Free WiFi and free parking
$61 CAD

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8.4.Very Good.
  • Nice, quiet and safe

    Apr. 20, 2021

  • Please do not waist your time at this property; extremely bad condition. Towels were very…

    Apr. 19, 2021

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Enhanced health and safety measures

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Property uses a professional cleaning service
  • 24 hours gap period enforced between guest stays

Guests rated location

  • Free parking
  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Airport transfer
  • Air Conditioning

Property highlights

Main amenities

  • 7 condos
  • Weekly housekeeping
  • Outdoor pool
  • Airport shuttle
  • Terrace
  • Air conditioning

Feel at home

  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
  • Private bathroom
  • Free toiletries
  • Garden
  • Terrace
  • Iron/ironing board

What’s around

  • In Tulum City Center
  • Tulum National Park - 18 min walk
  • Tulum Mayan Ruins - 34 min walk
  • Dos Aguas Park - 15 min walk
  • Playa Ruinas - 39 min walk
  • Playa Paraiso - 2.7 mi / 4.4 km

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Enter dates for 2 guests

  • Suite
  • Triple Room, 1 Bedroom
  • Apartment, 2 Bedrooms
  • Apartment, 1 Bedroom
  • Room
  • Comfort Studio Suite

What’s around


  • In Tulum City Center
  • Tulum National Park - 18 min walk
  • Tulum Mayan Ruins - 34 min walk
  • Dos Aguas Park - 15 min walk
  • Playa Ruinas - 39 min walk
  • Playa Paraiso - 2.7 mi / 4.4 km
  • Gran Cenote - 2.4 mi / 3.8 km
  • Las Palmas Public Beach - 3 mi / 4.9 km
  • SFER IK - 2.6 mi / 4.3 km
  • Tulum Beach - 3.4 mi / 5.5 km
  • Tulum Monkey Sanctuary - 3.9 mi / 6.3 km

Getting around

  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)

At a glance


  • 7 apartments
  • Arranged over 2 floors


  • Check-in time 3:00 PM-8:30 PM
  • Check-out time is noon
  • Express check-out

Restrictions related to your trip

  • COVID-19 alert: Travel requirements are changing rapidly, including need for pre-travel COVID-19 testing and quarantine on arrival.

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 3:00 PM - 8:30 PM. This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in. Guests will receive an email 7 days before arrival with check-in instructions. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival. Guests can choose to either self-clean the property prior to check-out, or pay an additional cleaning fee of USD 25 at check-out. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18


  • One child (7 years old and younger) stays free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding
  • No cribs (infant beds)


  • Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)


  • Free WiFi in rooms


  • Airport shuttle (available 24 hours)*


  • Free onsite self parking
  • Onsite parking limited
*See small print for additional details or extra charges

The manager

Speaks: English, Spanish

At the property

Things to do

  • Outdoor pool


  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Luggage storage


  • Number of buildings/towers - 3
  • Year Built - 2013
  • Designated smoking areas
  • Garden
  • Terrace

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

In the apartment

Home comforts

  • Air conditioning
  • Ceiling fan
  • Iron/ironing board

Things to enjoy

  • Individually decorated
  • Individually furnished

Freshen up

  • Private bathroom
  • Shower only
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer (on request)

Stay connected

  • Free WiFi

Food and drink

  • Free bottled water


  • Weekly housekeeping provided
  • In-room safe
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available

Small print

Also known as

  • Villas Akalan Condo Tulum
  • Villas Akalan Condo
  • Villas Akalan Tulum
  • Villas Akalan Condo Tulum
  • Villas Akalan Condo
  • Villas Akalan Tulum
  • Villas Akalan

Optional extras

Towels are available for an extra charge of USD 10 per person, per week

Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge of USD 90 per vehicle (one-way, Maximum occupancy 5)

Airport shuttle service for children costs USD 20 (one-way)


The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

This property does not have elevators.

Onsite parties or group events are strictly prohibited.

Guests can rest easy knowing there's a fire extinguisher and a smoke detector on site.

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

The property is professionally cleaned; disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 24 hours between bookings.

This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ friendly).

For transfers, guests must contact the property 24 hours prior to arrival at the number on the booking confirmation.

This property accepts credit cards and cash.

Mandatory fees

You’ll be asked to pay the following charges at check-in or check-out:

Breakage deposit: USD 70 per stay

  • Deposit is payable by wire transfer and is due within 24 hours of booking the reservation.

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.


  • Yes, Villas Akalan does have fully refundable rooms available to book on our site, which can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
  • This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
  • Yes, there's free self parking. Parking spots may be limited.
  • Yes, there's an outdoor pool.
  • Sorry, pets aren't allowed, but service animals are welcome.
  • You can check in from 3:00 PM - 8:30 PM. Check-out time is noon. Express check-out is available.
  • Yes. Nearby restaurants include Ginger (6-min walk), El Asadero (7-min walk), and Co.conamor (7-min walk).
  • Yes, an airport shuttle is available. The charge is USD 90 per vehicle one-way.
  • Villas Akalan has an outdoor pool and a garden.
8.4.Very Good.
  • 8.0.Very Good

    Good Wifi, Hot Water, Smelly Bed

    This is the 5th hotel I've stayed in Quintana Roo area but the first time my bed and pillows smelled like a sweaty man has been on it previously and the smell soaked into the mattress or something. I don't think it was due to the humidity in the area. My room type was "Superior room with one king bed". It's on the second floor with a very cute balcony and private staircase. The interior of the room is very basic however, with a fridge, air conditioner, ceiling fan, an old couch, a round table, no microwave, and no TV. For me it's fine because I only go back to sleep. The fact that it is really close to a Super Aki supermarket is nice but there is no kitchenette for cooking anyways. What I really enjoyed is the hot water for shower!! It gets really hot really fast. Half of the hotels I've stayed in the Q.R. area barely have hot water, or takes forever to heat up. It was a 17 minutes walk from the ADO terminal.

    Beata, 3 night trip, Feb. 12, 2021

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    This was a really cute place ideal to relax during the day at night there was a little noise from hostel rooftop next door but I really liked the big balcony and view of the pool

    Emma, 3 night business trip, Feb. 2, 2021

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    This a great property. People were very nice and always very accommodating. Beautiful pool. Small number of guests so very peaceful. Excellent location to the town of Tulum and close to the beach. Would definitely return again and recommend it to others. A good value.

    5 night family trip, Jan. 27, 2021

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  • 8.0.Very Good

    The place was REALLY nice. That being said what we rented onlive wasn't what the property tried to check us into. It was due to a computer error. Expedia and the hotel both expected us to just be okay sith the downgrade or us pay the difference. When we booked online we selected a room with a full kitchen that slept 3. At check in we were took to a 12X12 room with 2 twin beds no kitchen, tv, or anything. About 2 1/2 hours later on the phone with Expedia we were told pay a lot more additional to the hotel and Expedia would make it right. We did this and unfortunately it took the past 10 days and probably 14 hours of phone calls to finally get the refund. We haven't seen it yet. I would stay again but NEVER without knowing exactly what room it was in advance. I would only rent it inperson. The hotel refuses to answer the phone when Expedia called and this is why it took soooo many days. They didn't care about copies of confirmations or the emails it clearly listed a room with a full kitchen. The people who worked the front desk acted like they cared but had no say on anything only the manager who you never would see. Beautiful property just online printing errors with the room amenities made our stay very frustrating. Thankfully the online errors have been fixed.

    9 night romance trip, Jan. 26, 2021

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  • 6.0.Good

    nice property, room not good

    property is pretty with lots of trees and greenery and a scenic pool area. there was always a place to park. the night desk clerk at check-in was very very helpful and went above and beyond. there is a complimentary drinking water cooler at the check-in desk but at night it was empty. i was unable to contact the property by phone before check-in, and was unable to reach them either, which would have been unfortunate if i had any issues finding the property or checking in. the room i had (cheapest room, double bed) was extremely bare and sparse, and the bed was hard as a rock (and i normally sleep on a firm mattress). i was only there for 2 nights but i could not have stayed longer. there was a mini fridge provided but it was placed outside the room so it was not secure. there is a small slot window in the bathroom with no screen, looking out into a weird creepy crevice of the building and a wooded area beyond. the room was extremely humid even with the a/c running at 22 degrees C, so it was necessary to have the window open to vent the bathroom. the shower head needed to be replaced (most likely clogged with mineral deposits) because the spray was in all directions and didn't provide enough water pressure despite water pressure at the sink being fine. i also found the temperature to be inconsistent depending upon what i assume is others using water at the same time. the only toiletries provided were a pump container of liquid hand soap at the sink and shower.

    2 night trip, Jan. 18, 2021

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  • 8.0.Very Good

    The staff is patient and helpful I was late to check in office stayed open till I arrived and every request was fulfilled for me.

    Glen, 2 night family trip, Jan. 3, 2021

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    It was great and fast, awesome place to stay if you ask me. Near the main streets of Tulum and walking distance of the bars.

    Trishia, 1 night trip with friends, Jan. 1, 2021

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  • 4.0.Fair

    great potentialbut needs to improve upkeep and mgt

    the hotel has a big potential with the layout of its property (parking space, great first impression, spaceous rooms, pool, garden-like embellishment); however, its housekeeping and the general management of the property need to seriously be improved. we were given a room with 1 towel only, despite specifying we are a party of 2; and no toiletries were intially provided in the bathroom/toilet. upon requesting for toiletries, we were given sachets of shampoo, and two bottles of liquid hand soap - one of which we were told to use as a bodywash. receptionist Swami said there's hot coffee at the reception area during breakfast time; but it was not there the next morning. good thing we at least saw it there the second morning. moreover, no hot drinking water is available for other purposes. the pool is not cleaned, evident due to a dark green hue (moss starting to grow on the sides). these lapses were still fine. what was horrible and totally unacceptable were the beddings. we first noticed that the sheets, pillows, and pillow cases smelled like dried sweat - the type that sticks and lingers on your hair, skin, and clothes. this prompted us to pull the outer sheets only to discover that the sheet underneath was with a dried blood stain! it's as if the linens were not changed after someone used them. proper maintenance and housekeeping should be practised to take this otherwise amazing property to its full potential.

    2 night trip, Oct. 8, 2020

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Amazing place, highly recommended

    3 night family trip, Feb. 29, 2020

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  • 8.0.Very Good

    The air conditioning in the room was very good. There was hot water all the time. The room was very clean. The staff was very nice and friendly. A blow dryer in the room would have been good but it wasn’t a deal breaker. We enjoyed our stay.

    4 night romance trip, Aug. 15, 2019

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