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El Acuario Hotel

Av. 25 Norte entre 2 y 4 Norte Col. Centro, Playa del Carmen, Mexico
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Ranked #57 of 199 Hotels in Playa del Carmen
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2011
CarlaElias Mexico City, Mexico
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 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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Mexico City, Mexico
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2011

Terrible beds, I was reading some other comments and is a nice, clean small hotel, very friendly staff, however the beds, I did stay for a month and my back, neck was killing me every morning, very hard to sleep, you can feel the springs coming up from the bed when your in bed or just touching with your hand.... More

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Port Colborne, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2011

This is our 2nd stay @ the El Acuario. My husband & I don't care for large resorts, preferring smaller places that are more quaint. Although it doesn't have ALL of the big hotel amenities, it has most everything you would need (i.e A/C, cable TV, microwave, small fridge, hot plate if requested & a "service kit" with plates, cutlery... More

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Montreal, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2011

hello my name is dimitri...i stayed at el acuaro for 1 month and i had a wonderful stay there...the rooms are kept very clean the staff is very kind and helpful and what can i say about the manager Diane she was so full of good spirit and love she made my stay most comfortable and fun i cant wait... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2011

The administrator, Diane, really makes this hotel great! She makes you feel so welcomed and is ready to assist you to make your stay the best. She is very detail oriented and keeps the beautiful courtyard, and rooms well maintained. The pool and BBQ are a big bonus. Everything you need is very close, within walking distance. The rooms are... More

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Saratoga Springs, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2011

The administrator speaks French, Spanish and English making communication easy. Hot coffee is available in the office in the morning and all staff greet you warmly whenever you see them. You will feel very secure as someone is awake in the office 24/7. The hotel is located in a quiet neighborhood with grocery and fruit neighborhood stores around the corner.... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2009

I first discovered this family run hotel when a tourist I befriended showed me his room last January. The first thing I noticed was the bright and breezy rooms tastefully decorated with nice private balconies attached. The garden is tasteful and has some character, and the pool area is a pleasant size with newish sunbeds. The rooms have a decent... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2009

I found this hotel very nice for the price,nice pool,clean rooms,great service,good coffee in the entrancevery quiet while we were there.Friendly staffcute little garden,outdoor bar-b-q,very relaxing.Close to all shops on 5th ave,10 minute walk to beach and 5th ave.My 2 teenagers like it very much as well,especialy the t.v. and the hammock................lol.I would love to go there again,my brother goes... More

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Address: Av. 25 Norte entre 2 y 4 Norte Col. Centro, Playa del Carmen, Mexico
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Location: Mexico > Yucatan Peninsula > Quintana Roo > Riviera Maya > Playa del Carmen
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El Acuario Hotel Riviera Maya/Playa Del Carmen, Mexico

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