Casa Paraiso

Casa Paraiso is not your typical Mexican Riviera resort. This resort hotel is located in the small coastal village of Xcalak, away from the hustle of the tourist towns and nestled between the lush jungle and serene beach. A variety of activities and individualized treatment enhance the region even more and ultimately create one of the most basic, relaxing, revitalizing, and fulfilling resorts in Mexico.

Active guests will never run out of things to do at Casa Paraiso, which offers convenient access to an excellent range of recreational opportunities. You'll have the chance to try your hand at fishing, kayaking, and scuba diving at this beachfront location, in addition to a number of other options.

Situated in the vicinity of Xcalak, Casa Paraiso is a great choice for visitors who are thinking about staying in this area of Quintana Roo. It is 2.0 miles north of the center of Xcalak.


Guestrooms at Casa Paraiso all have balconies that face the sea and hammocks that can fit two people. Casa Paraiso produces its own electricity by solar panels, and electricity and hot water are available at all hours. Guestrooms also have daily maid service, a ceiling fan, and a basic kitchen with a sink, stove, small refrigerator, cookware, utensils, drinking glasses, and dishes.

The rooms lack air conditioning, but the breeze alone is usually sufficient to keep guests cool. The beds in the guest rooms vary in size, but there are some king beds available. There is also an option to have 3 single beds for fishermen or divers who would like separate sleeping options.

Casa Paraiso has a grand total of 4 villas, making it Hence, it's a nice choice for travelers who enjoy a less commercialized setting. Considering its overall quality, we have awarded this villa complex a rating of 2 stars.

A partial list of the guest room amenities that you'll find at Casa Paraiso is provided below.

  • Private Bath
  • Balcony
  • Kitchen

Be sure to call ahead if your party will require specific amenities, if it's a high priority for you.

Activities and Amenities

Casa Paraiso is remarkably secluded and peaceful. Xcalak is such a remote, small village that the village itself doesn't even have running water and the electricity can often go off for days at a time (not to worry, though; Casa Paraiso has its own water and energy sources). At Casa Paraiso, there are no loud clubs, tourist traps, or rowdy neighbors, just a simple village and the natural beauty of the region.

The hosts of Casa Paraiso, Ben and Esther, have been in the region for decades and provide individual attention and plans so that you get the most out of your stay. Activities at Casa Paraiso include swimming, diving, fishing, kayaking, snorkeling, biking, viewing nature, hiking in the jungle, and visiting the Mayan ruins. Snorkeling gear and beach towels are provided to guests. Though Casa Paraiso is deliberately simple and natural, the resort does actually offer free wireless Internet.

For this property's general amenities, check out the list below:

  • Paddleboarding
  • Kayaking
  • Fishing
  • Snorkeling
  • Scuba Diving

If you don't want any surprises upon arrival, it's suggested that you call the front desk just in case availability varies. To learn more about the types of recreational opportunities that Casa Paraiso offers, click here.


Casa Paraiso provides a full continental breakfast with a different hot Mexican dish each morning. For other meals, there are some restaurants close to the resort with delicious home-cooking (often, the restaurant is even the cook's house!). Guests can also use their equipped kitchens to cook their own meal, perhaps the fish caught on a trip earlier that day.

Another important item to consider while picking where you'll stay is the prevalence of dining close by. Vacationers who stay at Casa Paraiso will find a few solid places to eat close-by. To get more information about dining in the surrounding area, click here.

Guest Services

The guest services -- including the ones listed here -- are ready to help you make your vacation as enjoyable as possible.

  • Maid Service
  • Continental Breakfast
  • Complimentary Breakfast


There are a good selection of attractions in the vicinity of Casa Paraiso. One of the attractions include Mahahual Lighthouse, a lighthouse.

The villa complex is located in the vicinity of Xcalak, a nice spot for sightseers to stop over.

For our comprehensive article on what else is in the vicinity of Casa Paraiso, click here.

Contact Info

Location: the vicinity of Xcalak, Mexico



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