Xcalak, Quintana Roo, Mexico

Host: Brent A.

General description

  • Holiday home
Casa del Sol is located 13 km North up beach road from the small fishing village of Xcalak, Mexico. The house is located on the Carribean. It is a vacation rental home with 3 separate units plus a separate unit for housesitter(s)/caretaker(s). It is in a very remote location and off the grid. Solar power is the sole form of electricity. Snorkeling out front is some of the best around plus diving and fly fishing in this area is amazing.

Needs and Animals

  • My property
  • A dog
We are looking for honest dependable Housesitter(s)/Caretaker(s) to manage and daily maintain the gardens, yard, beach and house with the help of locals a few days a week. A deposit is required. The house is a three unit rental. A separate unit will be used for Housesitter(S)/Caretaker's accommodations. In addition, House Sitter(s)/Caretaker(s) will be responsible for feeding our lab mixed female dog (Emma) twice daily, checking guests in, assisting in their needs during their stay, seeing them off during departure, laundry, assuring cleaning to white glove standards is done, and preparing units for next guests after departure. Due to the amount of responsibilities, couples are ideal however all will be considered. Again, much of the responsibilities for room cleaning and outside grounds keeping are aided with local hired help. People skills are a must as well as knowledge of living off the grid. Solar, generator, and conservation. Repairs and general house maintenance ability are also required. Be prepared to meet a variety of guests from all over the world, enjoy the sun, and enjoy the refreshing Caribbean water while snorkeling just out front of the house.

Practical life

  • Isolated
  • 150 - 500 m² (1590 - 5290 sq. ft.)
  • 20 - 200 m² (210 - 2110 sq. ft.)
  • Small shop / Minimarket
  • Doctor
  • Internet
  • Washing machine
  • Ground floor
  • No disabled access
Located in a very remote location about 13 km up the beach road from the village of about 300. The house is on the beach (Caribbean) in Mexico. Very limited grocery shopping in the village. Major stores are located between 1 - 2 1/2 hrs away from the house. A very quiet setting but active with guests coming and going. Many things to do to keep busy while managing the property.

Comfort and Luxury

  • 2 floors
  • 5 rooms of which 4 bedrooms
  • Regional
  • Terrace / Balcony
  • Car parking available
  • Landscaped garden
  • Veranda
  • Fitted kitchen

Tourism and Leisure

  • Sea
  • Forest
  • Beach
Located on the beach with spectacular views. Many Myan ruins within a 2 hour drive. Excellent kayaking and snorkeling just out front of the house.

Xcalak, Quintana Roo, Mexico

Xcalak, Quintana Roo, Mexico


From Friday 2018

To Sunday 2018

flexible dates

Dates are somewhat flexible depending on prior Housesitters/Caretakers. A minimum 6 month agreement..... which some extend after 6 months. A $1,000 USD refundable deposit is required. The deposit is held for damages and time commitment. Arriving one week prior to go over everything with the prior Housesitters/Caretakers is extremely helpful and an additional week with me before on your own.....



Brent A.

Registered since 05/09/2017

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