Athena Calderone

Casa Violeta

with Athena Calderone
  • Where:Tulum

  • Why:Relaxing New Years holiday with family and friends.

  • When:January 2013

  • Who:Me & My boys

Highs & Lows

  • The bedding is divine...owner imports luxury Italian linen from Bellino.

  • The personal & quaint atmosphere that owner Karla Gutierrez never want to leave!

  • The Isis Spa. Carlos the massage therapist & healer is magical.

  • The Pizza! Ceviche & Guac are a must too.

  • The menu could be simpler. A few pizzas, two pastas, two incredible salads and a few very simple grilled seafood dishes. That's all you need on the beach.

  • Better closets & storage for clothing as some rooms are small.

  • No ceiling fans in the rooms.

The Barometer

  • Design

  • Website

  • Mini Bar

  • Life Changing

  • Environmental Consciousness

  • Overall Value

  • Night's Sleep

  • Service

  • Amenities

  • Stealable Stuff

  • Refer a Friend

Total: 42/50

Important Bits

  • Type

    Beachfront Palapas & Cabanas

  • Vibe

    Rustic & Relaxed

  • Location

    Prime Tulum beach strip, close to all but easy to escape .

  • Rooms


  • Music

    Beachy ethnic mix

  • Year Opened


  • Pool/Gym

    Beautiful yoga pavillion, spa and sweat lodge.

  • Restaurant

    Incredible wood oven pizzas, pastas & fresh grilled fish.

  • Bar

    Small bar with great cucumber margaritas and smoothies.

  • Wifi


  • Children

    Perfect for kids to explore in the jungle, play on the beach and be creative.

  • Price

    Cheap & Chic - breakfast included!

unique yet authentic mexican <br /> cooked in an open air kitchen

El Tabano Restaurant

813 N Redesdale Rd, Redesdale VIC 3444, Australia

unique yet authentic mexican
cooked in an open air kitchen

local artisinal goodies

Caravana Montaecristo


local artisinal goodies

dive cenotes + discover the wildlife

Explore The Biosphere

Quintana Roo 109, Tulum, Q.R., Mexico

dive cenotes + discover the wildlife

Casa Violeta

Carretera Tulum-Boca Paila Km 8.2, Franja Ejidal, 77780 Tulum, Q.R., Mexico

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