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Reef Playacar

3.5 of 5 Paseo Xaman-Ha, Ret. Sayil s/n | Fracc. Playacar, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
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    4 of 5 stars
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2004

BEWARE! I have traveled extensively throughout the world and this place is the WORST. I stayed in Paris at a 2 star hotel and that was 1o times nicer than this place. I read the reviews, but my travel agent said she sends people here all the time and they simply love it, so we went, needless to say I... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2004

I went to Reef Club with my brother. It was our first time staying at a resort and our first time in Mexico, and we had a terrfic time. The club itself was a very pleasent place to stay, and the staff was fantastic!!! The recreation staff were enthusiastic and nice, and the waiters and bartenders were absolutley top notch.... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2004

We (2 couples, 1 inlaw and 5 children ages 3-11) just came back (Jan. 13, 2004) from The Reef Club . I must say that I did not read the reviews on this resort until after I booked my trip. Once I had a chance to review them, I immediately felf apprehensive about my choice, but, I thought that the... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2004

We just returned from a week long vacation Jan 9-16 at the Reef Club. We have stayed at the Viva Maya and Viva Azteca in previous years and looked forward with much anticipation to our trip this year. The Reef Club is a beautiful resort. The grounds are kept immaculate, the rooms clean. I do have to agree with some... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2004

Took a week-long vacation at the Reef Club Jan. 2-9 and we thoroughly enjoyed ourselves, and were very happy with the resort. Remember - you are NOT paying top dollar at the Reef Club, so you should NOT expect top flight amenities either. If you remember that, you'll avoid disappointment and have a great time. Very few negatives -- the... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2004

I loved the reef club. We were there in March 2003. My husband and I were married there. The staff was great. Both of our parents and siblings went. We could not of had a better time. The view was breath taking. Beach is great. Pools are nice. Food is okay. A great location. Just a 5 min cab ride... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2004

The resort was OK but I wouldn't rate it a 4 star. I would say it's a 3 star at best and that's due mainly to the food which was no better than your average cafeteria variety. It wasn't even close compared to the selection and quality of food offered at other 4 star resorts. The grounds of the resort... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2004

My husband and I visited the Reef Club in March 2003 and had a wonderful time. The beach was amazing, the water was warm, the staff were friendly, everything was clean and the other guests were fun. There was a good mix of families, older couples and younger couples. We ate at the "fancy" Italian restaurant (the only one requiring... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2004

Just got home 2 days ago from the Reef. Absolutely perfect trip. Food was good (different, but everything tasted good), staff was attentive and personable. Travel assistance on site were great - knew so much about the options available. Can't say enough good things - room was neat, clean, and didn't smell musty at all. No bugs or any other... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2003

We just returned from a holiday week at the Reef Club. I am already checking our calendar to see when we can return. Given all the previous comments, I did not have very high expectations. We arrived at the Reef Club early evening on December 22nd and my family was smiling as we were taken to our ocean view/pool view... More 

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Address: Paseo Xaman-Ha, Ret. Sayil s/n | Fracc. Playacar, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
Location: Mexico > Yucatan Peninsula > Quintana Roo > Riviera Maya > Playa del Carmen
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Reef Playacar 3.5*
Number of rooms: 200
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Also Known As:
Reef Playacar Hotel Playa Del Carmen
The Reef Playacar
Reef Club Playacar
Reef Playacar Mexico
Reef Playacar Playa Del Carmen
Reef Playacar Riviera Maya/Playa Del Carmen, Mexico
Hotel Style:
#43 Top resorts Hotel in Playa del Carmen
#50 Spa Hotel in Playa del Carmen
#62 On the Beach Hotel in Playa del Carmen
#63 Family Hotel in Playa del Carmen
#84 Romantic Hotel in Playa del Carmen

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