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El Camaleon Mayakoba Golf Club

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Address: Carretera Federal Cancun- Playa del Carmen Km.298, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
Phone Number: +52 984 206 4653
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Extremely unforgiving but an amazing course. Every hole is a separate golf adventure. You have to play like the PGA play when they are there. If you spray your drives you will... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 18, 2015
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San Antonio, Texas

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Spotsylvania, Virginia
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8 reviews
6 attraction reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2015

Course was well maintained. Nice fairways, greens and tee boxes. Read a lot of comments about losing a lot of golf balls. Play the right set of tees and you will be okay. the course is not too tough, but you can get into trouble pretty quick if you don't keep your ball in the wide fairway, like I did... More 

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San Antonio, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

Extremely unforgiving but an amazing course. Every hole is a separate golf adventure. You have to play like the PGA play when they are there. If you spray your drives you will have a long day. $200.00 but worth the cost. The food in the restaurant above the 18th green is great for lunch after you are done>

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Arlington, Virginia
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9 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015

Talk about fancy…don't go if you suck at golf like I do. Realllly expensive, ($70 dollar club rentals) but beautiful course.

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Ontario, Canada
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6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015

Beautiful views, challenging course, but not worth the price they ask. There are other similar or nicer courses in the area with better service. The ride from our resort was part of the package but we had to call to remind them when they didnt show. No time to browse in the Pro Shop but it did look very nice... More 

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Yayoi G, Marketing Executive at El Camaleon Mayakoba Golf Club, responded to this review

Good morning, First of all, please receive an apology from the whole staff at El Camaleón. What is the address you wrote to? I would appreciate you sharing that e-mail with us by resending it to ygarcia @ mayakobagolf.com or on a direct message on our Facebook page /elcamaleonmayakoba so we can follow up with you. We appreciate you taking... More 

Ashland
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10 reviews
5 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015 via mobile

Definitely the best course I played in the Playa DeCarmen area. Great layout, great condition. Would highly recommend to anyone looking to play in this area! Play after 1 and save about 50% on green fees.

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Austin, Texas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

Overall Mayacoba is one of those top tier courses that you should play if you get the chance. The course itself is fantastic, it is typical Greg Norman, in that it a very unforgiving course, immaculately maintained, hazards on almost ever hole, with a ton of sand, water, and drama at every turn, which I enjoy. There is a cenote... More 

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USA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

Title says it all!! This course is soooo nice. Just amazing. Super well maintained. Literally dozens of people working on it all the time. Great greens, fairways, and bunkers. Staff was adequate but nothing special. Being connected to three luxury resorts, you would expect a little more.

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MN
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2015

I am a travel agent and booked a group with Lizette to golf. I made it very clear to Lizette which hotel my group was staying via phone calls and emails. Lizette sent the bus to the wrong hotel and my clients had to take taxi's to the golf course at their own expense. The group barely made it in... More 

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Lancaster PA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

Course was excellent, the staff at check in were not very nice or helpful and was to worried about groups that they were very organized with individual couples tee times, however the starts seemed better. This is a great course, not for the novice golfer though!

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South
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11 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2015 via mobile

This place is definitely worth the money. If you are looking for the best course on the Yucatán and insula this is probably it. Make sure that you do book the teatime in advance as it will save you some money. I highly recommend playing from the white tees as the yardage can significantly increase as it is very windy.... More 

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Address: Address: Carretera Federal Cancun- Playa del Carmen Km.298, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
Phone Number: +52 984 206 4653
Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Riviera Maya  >  Playa del Carmen

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