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Villas Marlin

Boulevard Kukulkan, Km. 13.5 | Zona Hotelera, Cancun 77500, Mexico
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Villas Marlin
Ranked #54 of 175 hotels in Cancun
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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moncton
1 review
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Be very careful condo 707 and 705 , in January I found a condo in cancun Mexico at villa marlin 707 on vrbo , the condo was beautiful and had a excellent location , I contacted the contact guy lol what a joke, he totally got me he's a pro at what he does and well known for his acts,... More

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Portland, Oregon
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've been to Cancun before but this was the first time I did a private rental in Cancun (usually stay in hotel). I enjoyed my stay at Villas Marlin! Best thing to remember THIS IS NOT A HOTEL. It's a condo. It's not perfect.Decor is decent. If you need a safe, nice location to sleep, relax and you don't need... More

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2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed for a week in unit 434. What Ann incredible everything! Location, view, housekeeper, furnishings, muy bien! We rented from owner, Frank Johns through VRBO.com. reading other reviews we were a bit worried, or first trip to mexico brought our 15 yr old daughter. Condo had excellent a/c and plenty of hot water as well as wi-fi. His housekeeper took... More

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Bethlehem, Pennsylvania
2 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was our first trip to Mexico. We had arranged to meet the manager of unit 705 at Villa Marlin for our key code and introductory tour of the unit. He failed to show. We were escorted to room 705 by a security person and found another couple in the unit. They had a 4-month contract for the same unit.... More

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New Bern, North Carolina
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Tough to evaluate as this is a condo with many different owners. We dealt with Alvin and Fernando who are top notch. Their driver meets you at the airport and they are waiting a the complex to give you a personal walkthrough. We were in 715 which had received some thoughtful comments all of which were corrected when we arrived... More

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Cancun, Mexico
1 review
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We are staying at the Villas Marlin January 9 to May 9 in units 705/707 Lets start with the positives. The Villas is situated at KM 13, a really great location on the Cancun strip. Directly across the street is the Kukulcan Mall and a city block walk north is La Isla, a great open air shopping experience, Tourist police... More

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OVATC, Public Relations Manager at Villas Marlin, responded to this review

This is Alvin (of Alvin & Fernando)…While I would like to thank the reviewer for their kind words, I would like to state categorically that I have known and worked with Alex (the property owner of Villa705 &707) for many years and have always found him to be a good person and responsible owner…I am sure that with a little... More

Thiells, NY
2 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Let me start off by saying I have been going to Cancun ever since I was a 5 or 6. I am now in my twenties and I have had many great stays and wonderful experiences in many different places. However, I wish I could say the same about Villas Marlin Condo 707. Don’t get me wrong, the location itself... More

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OVATC, Public Relations Manager at Villas Marlin, responded to this review

This is Alvin (of Alvin & Fernando)…While I would like to thank the reviewer for their kind words, I would like to state categorically that I have known and worked with Alex (the property owner of Villa705 &707) for many years and have always found him to be a good person and responsible owner…I am sure that with a little... More

San Francisco, California
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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2014

Overall Villas Marlin was an excellent location and I'm glad to have found it. It comfortably fit 6 adults. Was in an excellent location away from the crazy, young spring breakers. Peaceful beach, large pool, and very warm staff. I would recommend this condo for people in their mid-to-late 30's+ looking for a good time but not with the chaos... More

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Lethbridge, Canada
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2014

Situated in a complex in the Hotel Aone with all the amenities to enjoy the beach, pools, great weather of Cancun. The condo itself, on the 4th floor of this complex is functional and housekeeping does a good job of keeping the premise comfortable. It doesn't appear to have undergone any renovations, upgrades since it was built We had only... More

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OVATC, Public Relations Manager at Villas Marlin, responded to this review

What must be remembered when looking to book in Villas Marlin is that IT IS NOT A HOTEL. In a hotel, all rooms are basically the same level of quality. When you are renting here you are renting a condominium. There are a basically 185 a separate owners. While there are a few people owning multiple units that have all... More

Hutchinson, Kansas
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2014

Stayed a week in condo 707 great view clean neat well kept,close to local and shopping,security was great pools were excellant and much more casual then the big complexes,would stay again in a heartbeat

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Additional Information about Villas Marlin

Address: Boulevard Kukulkan, Km. 13.5 | Zona Hotelera, Cancun 77500, Mexico
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Location: Mexico > Yucatan Peninsula > Quintana Roo > Cancun
Amenities:
Beach Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#32 Family Hotel in Cancun
#38 Romantic Hotel in Cancun
#43 On the Beach Hotel in Cancun
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Villas Marlin is medium sized, family oriented condominium complex located in the center of Cancun's Hotel Zone. On the beach and adjacent to Kukulkan Mall the complex is close to restaurants, activities and night life. The complex features 3 pools, mini market, 24 hour security and is directly on the best beach in Cancun. Villas Marlin features condos of all sizes, price points and features. ... more   less 
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