Beach at Residencias Reef is pure heaven: Palms sway in the gentle breeze, palapas provide shade on the beach as boats sail by on the Caribbean
White sand beach stretches for miles; note the pier for dive boat pick up
There are two large heated swimming pools; this one is closest to the ocean
Here's another view of the same pool that shows the round seating area
Palapas along the beach provide shade if you've had too much sun
Another view of the pool with palms and palms in the background
--Residencias Reef Condos
1 BR Studio • 1 BR • 2 BR • 3 BR • 4 BR Condos
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Notes on bedding listed below in chart:
K (King), Q (Queen), D (Double), T (Twin), F (Futon), SS (Sleep Sofa),
DB (Day Bed), A (Air Mattress)
Studio Units (Click on link for photos/descriptions of each unit)
Residencias Reef is located 11 Miles south of Cozumel's only town (San Miguel) on San Francisco Beach, the most beautiful beach on Cozumel. It is just a 5 minute boat ride to some of the greatest reefs, it's perfect for divers . . . and beachcombers. You can also snorkel just off the beach. And that beach stretches for miles and miles so you can run or jog for as long and as far as you like. There are several beach bars and restaurants within a short walk along this stretch of beach; they are open during the day but close about 4 or 5 p.m.
Residencias Reef has studio units, 1 BR, 2 BR, 3 BR and 4 BR condos. All units have air conditioning and safes. Some have washers and dryers.
Fully equipped kitchens (studios have kitchenettes)
"Endless" Sandy Beach
2 HEATED Swimming pools
Walking distance to beach restaurants (open during day)
Day passes available at Sabor Resort ($40/day) and Aura Hotel ($70/day); rates include all meals and beverages.
Check individual units for amenities
Phone in most units; see individual unit descriptions
Some units have Vonage (Free long distance to US and Canada); see individual unit descriptions.
Many have CD Stereo
Most have DVD Player
Some units have washers/dryers
Internet connection in some units; see individual unit descriptions
Most units have Satellite TV
Dive boat pickup. There are 4 convenient locations for dive boat pickup near Residencias Reef:
Closest location on San Francisco beach is at the Aura Hotel's pier (indicated on map below as building #5, so it's virtually at your doorstep. This pier is operated by the hotel's dive shop, but other dive boats may be allowed to pick up there as well.
Just 300 yards south is the San Francisco Beach Club where dive operators also make pickups (no pier with pick-ups right off the beach).
Still a little further south there is another pier at Paradise Beach; sometimes they allow pick-ups too.
A fourth pickup site is about 300 yards to the north of the condos, just past the northern border of the Sabor Resort. This is the Sand Dollar, or San Clemente Pier.
Before you book your dives, be sure to ask your dive operator which site they will pick you up at.
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Residencias Reef Condos are located approximately 11 miles south of town on San Francisco Beach, one of Cozumel's finest beaches.
There are several beach restaurants within walking distance that are open during the day (10-5).
Residencias Reef is is located just minutes from some of Cozumel's best known dive sites.
You can walk for miles along this stretch of sandy beach.
Dive boat pickup. There are 4 convenient locations for dive boat pickup near Residencias Reef: 1) Pier in front of Bldg. #5; 2) 300 yds. south at San Francisco Beach club (no pier); 3) Pier at Paradise Beach (just south of San Francisco Beach); 4) 300 yards north at the adjacent resortt (Sand Dollar or San Clemente pier). Before you book your dives, check with your dive operator to see which site they will pick you up.
Here's a layout of the buildings:
Building #1: Units begin with the number 5 (5100, 5120, 5200, etc.). Located on the south side of the pools.
Building #2: Units begin with the number 6 (6100, 6130, 6200, etc.). Located approximately 50 yards behind Building #1.
Building #3: Units begin with the number 7 (7130, etc.). This building has an elevator.
Building #4: Units begin with the number 8 (8100, 8140, 8200, etc.). Located approximately 150 yards from Building #1.
Building #5: Aura, a small boutique hotel (no rental condos)
Here's the location on Google Maps!
Red Pin = Airport Terminal. Green Pin = Passenger Ferry BLUE Marker = Property