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Villas Marlin

Boulevard Kukulkan, Km. 13.5 | Zona Hotelera, Cancun 77500, Mexico
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Villas Marlin
Ranked #55 of 172 hotels in Cancun
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • 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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Wichita, Kansas
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Unit 511 worked well for our large group. The location is good - on the beach, right next to a mall, and in walking distance of many services, yet peaceful and secure. It is not a hotel - no front desk and lobby - but Fernando is responsive to email contact and was able to help us with several logistical... More

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Fort Collins, Colorado
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We set up unit 324 through VRBO.com and just everything was great. We loved the views, pool, location...everything. Beds for 6 couch for two more...air conditioning...all upgraded furnishings and granite counters and modern kitchen...nice bathrooms...very secure. Pool closes at 8 but that seems the norm. Balcony relaxation was nice. Bus to everywhere was convenient. Restaurants...spendy and not...are close by. The... More

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Cedar City, Utah
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11 reviews 11 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

Pro: Condo was as advertised, pools were great, beach was awesome. Airport transportation set-up by Alvin to and from was exactly as he had set-up making it zero stress. WIFI and Local phone was very helpful in making reservations as needed. We were surprised by the cost of eating out on the hotel zone, so having a kitchen to prep... More

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Danville, California
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

We rented unit 707 from 3/28/14 through 4/5/14. When we arrived at the property, there was nobody from ownership to meet us, contrary to what was indicated in all of our correspondence. We were almost unable to get through the guard gate, as we were informed that another party was already occupying unit 707. After many hours of standing around... More

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Halifax, Canada
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49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

Very convenient location on the beach and close to the Kulkucan Mall. Good pools (3) and beachfront. Only down-side was distance to grocery stores. We had to go to Walmart or Chedraui by bus. A taxi was a must on the return journey. Unfortunately there are no sizeable grocery outlets at this end of the Hotel Zone and the Oxxo... More

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Chicago, Illinois
1 review
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2014

We started planning where to stay in Cancun, when I read reviews that Villas Marlin was one of the best places to stay. Also, I read very positive reviews from other people who were happy about their stayed here at the villas. The pictures of the villas showed every room inside, and I was also able to see a video... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2014 via mobile

For the first part of our trip we were supposed to stay in Playa Del Carmen, when we got to the resort on the night of the 10th the hotel had lost our reservation. You can only imagine the panic that was setting in because we were travelling with small children. I had spoke with Alvin a few times on... More

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moncton
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2014 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 April 4, 2014

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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2014

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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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
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Also Known As:
Villas Marlin Hotel Cancun
Marlin Hotel Cancun

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Amenities

Beach Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style
#30 Family Hotel in Cancun #44 On the Beach Hotel in Cancun #44 Romantic Hotel in Cancun #55 Business Hotel in Cancun
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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