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3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   28th Street | Entre 5 y 10, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
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Ranked #43 of 199 hotels in Playa del Carmen
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 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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5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My family of four, including two toddlers, had a wonderful experience at the Bric. It's a lovely, simple hotel. The grounds are continually cleaned, the workers (Abril, Maria, Carlos, Gustavo, Elsie and Anna) are incredibly hardworking and friendly, and the location can't be beat! The Bric is so reasonably priced compared to other hotels in PDC and it comes with... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had a great stay at the Bric Hotel last month. Great location- just off Avenida 5, and on a much quieter section of Playa. Room and Bathroom were simple and very clean, and breakfast was nice. Very friendly staff, especially Abril at the front desk, who was incredibly helpful and gave great advice. Had a room tucked away in... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It's a fairly simple hotel but has all you need and is in a great location just off 5th Ave and a few mins from the beach. Our room on the second floor was small but had good amenities included both AC and fan, mini fridge, tv, decent shower and balcony with chairs and a hammock. Decent wifi throughout and... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Overall the stay at this hotel was decent. The location is good, on a quiet side street close to 5th avenue and the beach. The hotel gave us an automatic upgrade to an apartment style room on the upper floor. There are free water coolers on the premises for the use of the guests, and breakfast was good, even if... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

Was a fantastic location right off the main walking street. The hotel was clean and comfortable with a great courtyard that had a nice sitting area and pool. The staff could not have been more friendly and helpful. I would recommend BRIC to anybody visiting Playa.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

My wife and I stayed here for 7 nights while on our honeymoon in Playa del Carmen in June. It was fantastic. Some thoughts: - The property was small-ish, but very nice. Felt like an "oasis" away from the action of Quinta Avenida. The pool was small but fantastic, very refreshing. The property was laid out very well and looked... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014 via mobile

The Bric is located so close to the beach and all of the excitement in Playa! The staff was so helpful and helped us plan daily activities. I definitely would recommend the Bric to anyone looking for a nice relaxing hotel!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

The Bric is a great hotel, that lets you consume the true culture of the area, due to its great location, just off 5th Avenue. Its location may concern people with noise but it is peaceful and quiet. The hotel itself is great, clean and comfortable. You also feel very safe. Each room also has a balcony with a hammock... More

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Orlando, Florida, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

I really enjoyed staying at the BRIC Hotel. The room was nice, the pool was beautiful, the staff were incredibly friendly and the breakfast was delicious. Should I travel back to Playa, I will absolutely stay at the BRIC Hotel.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

Awesome hotel in Playa! Staff was great, very helpful and very friendly. Hotel was beautiful! Beach was close! All the shops in Playa were right around the corner. Close to great food and entertainment. Cannot wait to go back!

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Address: 28th Street | Entre 5 y 10, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
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Location: Mexico > Yucatan Peninsula > Quintana Roo > Riviera Maya > Playa del Carmen
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — BRIC Hotel 3*
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Also Known As:
Prisma Caribe Playa Del Carmen
Prisma Caribe Hotel
BRIC Hotel Riviera Maya/Playa Del Carmen, Mexico

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Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Room Service Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
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#51 Romantic Hotel in Playa del Carmen #62 Family Hotel in Playa del Carmen
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The BRIC hotel, formerly known as Prisma Caribe, offers 14 charming hotel rooms in Playa Del Carmen, Mexico, each with en-suite bathrooms, air conditioning and full services including concierge, WiFi Internet and pool.Situated in the heart of Playa del Carmen on 28th street, only steps to the World famous 5th Avenue and Mamitas Beach Club. Enjoy the luxury of staying in the heart of Playa del Carmen, experience the excellence of service pledge from our staff all at an affordable price. ... more   less 
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