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El Cid La Ceiba Beach Hotel

3.5 of 5 Resort   |   Carr. a Chankanaab Km 4.5, Cozumel 77600, Mexico
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Ranked #15 of 58 hotels in Cozumel
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2009
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Oklahoma
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2009

We stayed at the all inclusive rate and were waited on hand and foot. The room was a suite consisting of two rooms and was extremely comfortable and well kept. The staff was courteous, attentive and entertaining.

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Salavatore, general manager at El Cid La Ceiba Beach Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Sir or Madam, We would like to thank you for your visit and your kind review. Everyone at El Cid la Ceiba has our guests' comfort and satisfaction as our number one priorities, so we're very glad that your stay with us was pleasant. We hope you will come again soon so we can pamper you even more. Warm... More

Chicago
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2009

It's an annual pilgrimage and one the entire family looks forward to! Over the years, we've made good friends on the island and it truly is like being with family. The grounds are well kept, the staff attentive and there's plenty of beach and sun for everyone! There is a roped off area for snorkeling and confined scuba diving...a clear,... More

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Chandler AZ
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2009

We arrived in Cozumel in June 2009 and stayed at this wonderful resort. We stayed in two studio rooms on the top floor of the shorter building. The resort has two building, the other one is much taller. This is our second time at this resort in the last year. We came specific for the relaxing atmosphere, the location of... More

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Salavatore, general manager at El Cid La Ceiba Beach Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Sir or Madam, On behalf of everyone who works at El Cid la Ceiba, we would like to thank you for your patronage and your kind review. We all strive for our guests’ satisfaction and are thrilled to know that your stay with us was pleasurable. I’ll be sure to give your review to Luis and Juan Carlos, I’m... More

georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2009

Teresa the concierge was very helpful and ready to offer discounts on diving and other activities. The sales presentation was mentioned, but never pushed. We bought a "trial" program to see how this works out. The snorkeling off shore is quite good... and I am a scuba diver. I saw several eels and a good variety of juvenile fish that... More

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Salavatore, general manager at El Cid La Ceiba Beach Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Sir and Madam, We are very glad that you find el Cid to your liking. Thank you very much for your kind review and your visit, be sure that we would love to have you again soon so we can pamper you as you deserve. We would love to have you try the Dive Shop we have here, our... More

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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2009

My wife and I spent a week here and enjoyed every minute of it. We were looking for rest and relaxation and found it at La Ceiba. This is what they call a "Boutique" hotel (only 60 rooms); it has a very nice restaurant, bar, pizzeria, and spa on the premises, with a mini-mart and dress shop right outside the... More

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Salavatore, general manager at El Cid La Ceiba Beach Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Sir and Madam, On behalf of everyone who works at El Cid La Ceiba, we would like to thank you for your kind words. We’re very happy that we were able to provide you with beautiful memories, and hope to see you again very soon. It would be our pleasure to have you again here in your home away... More

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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2009

You may find a more luxurius place to stay but you won't find one with better service or more to offer the the La Ceiba. The rooms are very nice and clean. The staff, all of them, are friendly and accomodating. I believe that the hotel allows them to bring their families on certain days and even when they aren't... More

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Salavatore, general manager at El Cid La Ceiba Beach Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Sir or Madam, We are very thankful for your patronage and kind review, we assure you we will work to improve those areas that you found not to your liking, all of us at El Cid la Ceiba have our guests’ comfort as our number one priority. We’re very glad that the services we provide were up to your... More

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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2009

El Cid hotel ,resort in cozumel was an eye opener for me when i arrived. I was welcomed with a hot towel and refershing drink before they gave me the room key. they offered me many options to enhance my stay and save.I had booked this room through expedia about a month before arrival and i was specific in my... More

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Salavatore, general manager at El Cid La Ceiba Beach Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Sir or Madam, On behalf of everyone who works at El Cid la Ceiba, we would like to thank you for your stay and kind review. It’s comments like this that makes us strive for the highest quality and service standards, and we’re very glad that we were able to provide you with both. We hope to see you... More

NJ
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13 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2009

The service at El Cid was a definite 5/5. A week before the trip, a concierge called me to inform me that they provided free shuttle service and to avoid possible drivers that might try to take advantage of us. That went well and we arrived at the hotel just fine. When we arrived at the hotel, we were greeted... More

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Cincinnati
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2009

My family and I stayed at El Cid La Ceiba in August 2009. WE were greeted with cold scented face cloths and Rum Punch upon arriving from the airport, and our luggage was immediately taken to our room. We choose to participate in the all inclusive meal option available to guests, GREAT choice! No worries about prices, money, and it... More

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Salavatore, general manager at El Cid La Ceiba Beach Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Sir or Madam, We would like to thank you for your kind comment, and are so pleased that you found El Cid la Ceiba to your liking. We pride ourselves in having a very high rate of Customer Satisfaction, and are very happy that we were able to provide you and your family with nice memories of your visit.... More

Fort Worth, Texas
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3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2009

First the room, we had a two room suite that was fantastic. My only complaint is the A/C was noisy but at least it was cold. The bed was comfortable, the living room/kitchen was great and it was nice to have room to move around. Now for the rest of the story. Except for one waitress (Virginia), the staff were... More

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Salavatore, general manager at El Cid La Ceiba Beach Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Sir or Madam: On behalf of all the staff of Hotel El Cid la Ceiba I would like to thank you for your review and for your stay with us. We would like to apologize if some of our services did not fill your expectations, we will work hard to improve in the areas you pointed out, and would... More

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Address: Carr. a Chankanaab Km 4.5, Cozumel 77600, Mexico
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Location: Mexico > Yucatan Peninsula > Quintana Roo > Cozumel
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3.5 star — El Cid La Ceiba Beach Hotel 3.5*
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Amenities

Bar / Lounge Beach Beverage Selection Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Parking Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Kitchenette Restaurant Room Service Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
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#3 Top resorts Hotel in Cozumel #8 On the Beach Hotel in Cozumel
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El Cid La Ceiba Beach resort is an oceanfront paradise perfectly in tune with Cozumel's easygoing island rhythms. Explore the island's enchanting beaches, lush mangrove forests and brilliantly colored reefs with amazing sea life. Whether you are in search of a romantic getaway or a tropical setting to reconnect with family and friends, our intimate and friendly resort offers the ideal setting for snorkeling, diving or simply lazing by the pool. Your vacation is sure to be relaxing and authentic experience at El Cid La Ceiba. • Babieca Dive Shop on site with PADI certified dive masters. • Spectacular diving, snorkeling and unmatched ocean views. • European and All-Inclusive Plans • Fly High Adventures, eco-park featuring 6 zip line platforms and six rugged trails • Two swimming pools: a free-form pool with kids' area and a tide pool with cascading waterfalls, rock formations, and lush gardens • Ocean View and Ocean Front Accommodations. • All Inclusive and European Meal Plans • International cuisine in our Oceanfront Restaurants • Nearby shopping at Plaza & downtown area. • Three miles from Chakanaab Park • Only Six miles from Cozumel International Airport ... more   less 
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