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Hotel el Rey Del Caribe

Av. Uxmal 24 SM 2-A MZ 3 L 18 | SM 2-A MZ 3 L 18 Cancun Q. Roo, Cancun 77500, Mexico
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Ranked #31 of 175 hotels in Cancun
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Virginia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and i came here for one night stay to travel back to the airport the next morning. This place is an oasis in downtown Cancun! Just outside is everything to your doorstep to great shopping, airport, & beach but inside the hotel feels like a beautiful garden jungle. The natural environment and Myan decor automatically relaxes you to... More

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reycaribe, Gerente at Hotel el Rey Del Caribe, responded to this review

Thanks for the feedback, everyone in the eco-hotel we have endeavored to create this environment, separating the waste, recycling, saving electricity, saving water and gas. We use solar water heaters, solar clothes dryer and we reuse the water for watering plants. We also have 28% of the toilets are composting, thus reducing the impact on the environment. attentively Eduardo Rodriguez... More

Toronto, Canada
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed one night before traveling home. The hotel is just two blocks from the bus station and it was the oasis that others had said it was with gorgeous gardens and a really peaceful vibe. The room was simple, clean and spacious and the staff are really friendly. I arrived at 6am and they held my bags and until... More

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reycaribe, Gerente at Hotel el Rey Del Caribe, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your comment, Mayan numbers are part of our culture, many people do not know they used a vigesimal system for numbering and only use two different signs plus zero. This represents an advanced even for our time. MANAGER Ing. Eduardo Rodriguez Hernandez More

Madison, Wisconsin
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Me and two girls stayed at this lovely hotel for three nights and we were pretty satisfied with our choice. It is conveniently located in a decent and safe neighborhood of downtown Cancun. The hotel rooms were clean and spacious. It came with a kitchen and a table with several chairs. The staff were always very friendly and willing to... More

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reycaribe, Gerente at Hotel el Rey Del Caribe, responded to this review

Thanks for your comments, in the month of May each year, whale sharks visit our waters, the world's largest fish and a show in their habitat. HIGHLY RECOMMENDED VISIT. thanks Eduardo Rodriguez Hernandez manager More

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20 reviews 20 reviews
12 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2014

We stayed here for one night before flying home. The hotel has a convenient location to the bus station (for the airport and long distance buses), about a five minute walk. There is also a large supermarket nearby. The beach is twenty minutes away by local bus. Our room was on the first floor, nice and clean, and the breakfast... More

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reycaribe, Propietario at Hotel el Rey Del Caribe, responded to this review

Thanks a lot for you comments, It was a pleasure to have you as a guest. next time please try our massages they are good and cheap. See you next time. Araceli Dominguez Owner More

Johnson City, Tennessee
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2014

This is a lovely, quiet hotel amid the hustle-bustle of Cancun. When I travel I enjoy staying in typical hotels or inns of the country where I am visiting, and this was no exception. The garden is an oasis with a beautiful pool, fountain, shade trees and lovely places to swing in a hammock and listen to the birds or... More

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reycaribe, Propietario at Hotel el Rey Del Caribe, responded to this review

We wait you with your friends very soon, it was an honor to have you here. Your comments are very important, next time rey a massage, they are very good. See you next year. Araceli Dominguez Owner More

New York City, New York
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26 reviews 26 reviews
19 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2014

Ended up at this hotel last minute due to cancelled flight and a positive TripAdvisor rating. Sorry, TripAdvisor failed. Rooms have not been updated for several decades, sheets were threadbare, there was no blanket, bathroom adequate but plastic. The pool is tiny. The hotel is not located near anything...except the bus station which is not exactly a recommendation for a... More

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reycaribe, Gerente at Hotel el Rey Del Caribe, responded to this review

Your comments are important for us. Our location is one of the most important things for our guest, because we near, a walking distance of the bus station where you can take a bus to go to the archeological sites like Tulum and Chichen Itza, or the Botanical Garden. A lot of restaurants near us like The Japanese just crossing... More

Kirkland, Washington
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2014

A beautiful oasis in the city away from the hotel zone. Large rooms, great courtyard and pool. A great Breakfast and coffee were included. I loved the owner and staff. Will defiantly come and stay again.

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reycaribe, Gerente at Hotel el Rey Del Caribe, responded to this review

First of all let me thank you for taking the time to share your recent experience at The Eco-Hotel El Rey Del Caribe with the readers of TripAdvisor. Our mission is to create an ecological hambiente create memories and exceeding the expectations of our guests at all times and is a pleasure to know that our staff members continue to... More

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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2014

Really nice clean place with a lovely pool. Good breakfast included too. I like it very much but always make sure your room door is secure as another guest tried to get into my room once by mistake and he did get the door open so bring your own lock set up. It is close to everything in Centro Cancun... More

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reycaribe, Gerente at Hotel el Rey Del Caribe, responded to this review

Thank you for your valuable feedback, we are moving forward and preparing for that all staff can speak other languages ​​besides Spanish and Maya (mother tongue of most of the staff), please let me inform you that all of them will be recognized for the incredible service provided during their stay. Your comments give us energy to continue our programs... More

Elizabeth, Colorado
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2014

Just a block away from the Central Bus Station in Cancun, this hotel is a wonderful find. There is a quiet courtyard with a pool and lots of foliage. The rooms are very reasonable, clean, quiet, and spacious. There is a small kitchen and refrigerator. It is the perfect stop before heading to the airport for a next day departure... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2014 via mobile

If you're looking for a great place to stay in Cancun and are not inclined to the "all inclusive" hotel zone format, this is the place. Just two blocks from the ADO bus station, El Rey Del Caribe is an oasis. Rooms are clean and spacious and face the lush tropical courtyard with pool and hot tub. Breakfast is included... More

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reycaribe, Gerente at Hotel el Rey Del Caribe, responded to this review

Thousand Thanks for these great comments, hope to see you again soon and with your family and friends. Thanks Eduardo Rodriguez Hernandez Manager More

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Additional Information about Hotel el Rey Del Caribe

Also Known As:
El Rey Del Caribe Hotel
Address: Av. Uxmal 24 SM 2-A MZ 3 L 18 | SM 2-A MZ 3 L 18 Cancun Q. Roo, Cancun 77500, Mexico
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Location: Mexico > Yucatan Peninsula > Quintana Roo > Cancun
Amenities:
Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Kitchenette Restaurant Shuttle Bus service Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#2 Best Value Hotel in Cancun
#25 Family Hotel in Cancun
#30 Romantic Hotel in Cancun
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
The Eco-hotel El Rey del Caribe is an oasis of tranquility in the center of downtown Cancun.The eco-hotel's traditional colonial facade is cheerfully painted with a Mexican flair. Passing through the wrought iron gates , you enter the interior courtyard where you are surrounded by lush tropical gardens.The interior courtyard layout provides you with quiet in the midst of the city and security in the midst of convenience.All rooms open onto the courtyard which contains a swimming pool and jacuzzi.The owners are in residence to assure that you feel completely at home and give you a taste of traditional Mexican hospitality.We invite you to join us in our efforts to make an ecological concept a reality. We do our best to respect the environment by using solar hot water heaters, recycling by separation of trash, composing of garden and kitchen wastes, and capturing of rain water. We even have an unusual solar clothes drier .Some rooms are equipped with suitable technology in composing toilets. ... more   less 
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