La Casa de Ambar & Balam
Unwind in your own safe and quiet hacienda-style apartment home, right in the centre of Tulum village, only 3 miles from the beautiful beaches of Tulum. Walk to the main street, cook your own food and dine in the garden. Enjoy your cosy, bright & clean space on the first floor of a private house.
The apartment has an air-conditioned bedroom with a king-size bed ideal for 2 people.
The living room is also air-conditioned and has a queen-size bed and a sofa bed together it can sleep another 3 people. It is airy, bright and comfortable with access to the garden.
Sitting in the garden or laying in the hammock in the early morning or at night, you can watch the stars and listen to the birds singing.
The fully tiled, big bathroom has a shower with hot & cold water. We provide towels as well as beach towels.
The kitchen is fully equipped for basic cooking, including a coffee maker and microwave and it has a small indoor dining area.
You'll have full-time power, air-conditioned and ceiling fans in every room. The glass windows have metal protection bars and are sealed with mosquito net. There is free wireless internet access. We have 4 bicycles that you can use to move around.
The apartment is located on the first floor of our private house, very central. It is around the corner from the best bars and restaurants, close to all amenities such as banks, bus terminals and shops, 3,5 km to the beach. If you rent a car you can enjoy all the cenotes and beaches by yourself.
Coming from Cancun entering Tulum, you take the second traffic light to the left. The fourth street down take a left. La casa de Ambar & Balam is on the corner, there is a white metal door, just knock on it and we will meet you there.
Tulum is a charming art craft town with street vendors, small exhibitions, lots of different restaurants with national and international cuisine. There are long strips of white public beach where you can bring your snack and enjoy the day, or get into any little cabana on the beach and stay in their facilities as long as you consume something to eat or drink.
Tulum archaeological site is well-known and it is open daily from 8 am to 5 pm. It is only 45 min to the Coba archaeological site, where you can rent a bicycle and enjoy a day.
The Sian Kaan Biosphere is part of Tulum, where you can visit the mangroves and do bird and crocodile watching. Visit any of the many Cenotes (sinkholes) in the area, or do some scuba diving in the sea or in caverns.
From Cancun Airport it takes about 1.5 hours to get to us. We recommend you to rent a car at the airport and drive down to Tulum. By Shuttle: Runs every 30 minutes and costs $30 US dollars (runs from 9 am to 12 pm). Please confirm on the internet.
By Bus: Located at the Airport parking lot, direct busses to Tulum runs every hour from 9:30 am to 8:30 pm.
Bus to Playa del Carmen (50-minute trip). From Playa del Carmen (same station), take the bus to Tulum Pueblo (60-minute trip). Taxi: from airport costs around $100 US dollars.