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Hotel Jungla Caribe

5A Avenida y Calle 8, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014
lona1955 Keysville,VA
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 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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Keysville,VA
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15 reviews 15 reviews
5 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014

My daughter is an Art Teacher so we decided in January to take a spring break trip in April, This hotel was the best choice for us. By no means is it all inclusive like the resorts, and we knew that in advance. It is right on Quinta Avenida where we wanted to be. Loved the fact that we were... More

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Ann Arbor, Michigan
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

With all the great reviews we thought we couldn't go wrong here - WRONG! When I'm on vacation I want just a wee bit of luxury, a comfortable bed, a nice pool and a good shower. None of these were had here. The bed was like a piece of plywood with a thin sheet on it - not even a... More

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London
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014 via mobile

Together with a group of friends checked in this hotel . Everybody was happy . Close to the beach 3 min by walk close to the all shops , nice clubs and bars. 5 min to Coco Bongo ;) opposite u can rent a car what is a good idea if u want see more. lovely nice people , amazing... More

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Kingston, Canada
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2014

i have stayed at this Hotel "JUNGLA CARIBE" now for the last four years... each time I add on another week...now I am up to seven weeks..next year two months... You would think that it is hard to perfect perfection.... but each year the hotel gets better and better..and it was perfect to begin with. The staff treat you like... More

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Santa Fe, New Mexico
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2014

If you're looking for a great deal and a wonderful and memorable hotel a minute's walk from the Playa, this is the place for you! Kitschy and with wonderful staff and very comfortable rooms, the Jungla is owned by a German couple who also live on the premises and add an elegant eccentricity to this gem! we want to return... More

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Miami Beach, Florida
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25 reviews 25 reviews
4 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

We were 3 girls (24-31) travelling for 5 days in Mexico, we booked our flight without looking for a hotel. Once we arrived in Cancun, we rented a car and drove to Playa del Carmen, it was very easy to find free parking close from the City Center and 5 avenida (main street) We looked at several hotels and finally... More

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Santa Fe, New Mexico
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25 reviews 25 reviews
8 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2014

The Jungla Caribe is an oasis on the beach in more ways than one. It is a place of interesting design and art, comfortable rooms tailored to different needs and pocket books and run by a wonderful staff that keeps the place the great experience it was. Playa del Carmen can be crowded and a bit over the top but... More

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Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2014

On our first trip to Playa del Carmen, we stayed at a different hotel. It was ok...but just ok. It didn't really have any character or personality. Every time we walked down 5th, I would stop and stand outside the Jungla Caribe, admiring it. When we booked our trip for the following year, there was no doubt in my mind... More

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Hamburg, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2013

... to be. Great host (German designer couple Rolf & Barbara Albrecht), very friendly and full of interesting stories. Outside party inside chilled-out atmosphere. The colourful backyard is packed with flowers and has a small pool. A good retreat if you want something quiet.

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Saint Paul, Minnesota
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72 reviews 72 reviews
11 hotel reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2013

Location, location, location... Beautiful little hotel right smack dab in the middle of Playa del Carmen and 5th ave... The rooms are ok, they are not 5 star but the location makes up for it and the prices are that bad for where the location is...

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Address: 5A Avenida y Calle 8, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
Location: Mexico > Yucatan Peninsula > Quintana Roo > Riviera Maya > Playa del Carmen
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