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Playa Maya

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Playa del Carmen, Q Roo 77710, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
Playa Maya
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  • Location
    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
    5 of 5 stars
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Halifax, Canada
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We simply love this place. 1. Short walk from the bus station 2. Food is excellent 3. Breakfast on the beach 4. Rooms simple but impeccable 5. Same staff year after year 6. Friendly staff 7. Priced right 8. Excellent beach 9. Close to convenience store 10. Close to beach clubs 11. Small quaint hotel 12. Safe beach after dark... More 

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Billings, Montana, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at Playa Maya late July of 2014 and could not have asked for a better location or group of people in the heart of PDC on the beach. I'll summarize this as pros and cons to save your time reading and focus on what I think the property best offers or may be lacking. PROS: - Attentive, friendly,... More 

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Sacramento, California
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8 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

You might call me a creature of habit; but I would say that I am more like someone with good taste who knows what he wants and is looking for in a vacation experience. It is difficult to come up with any new superlative descriptors about our stay at Playa Maya, this being our 4th year in a row that... More 

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16 reviews 16 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a wonderful week we had at Playa Maya! We arrived to one of the staff members ready to carry our luggage from the shuttle van to the hotel office through the sand and check in was easy and quick. We were in our room, changed into our swim suites and having drinks within 30 minutes. Truly, a wonderful way... More 

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Crown Point, Indiana
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Returned last week from our 4th stay at Playa Maya and we had another fantastic trip!! My wife and I can't say enough good things about this little hotel. We love it so much we got married there a few years ago!! The location, the STAFF, and the food (try the fish tacos), are the best on the beach. Also,... More 

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cleveland, ohio
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33 reviews 33 reviews
19 hotel reviews
80 helpful votes 80 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015

We have stayed here numerous times. We weren't able to make it last year and since the remodel there seems to have been some changes, none of which are deal breakers. However I loved the new veranda for a couple of drinks while it was briefly raining. When we first got there I wasn't sure if I liked the visual... More 

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Montgomery, Alabama
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30 hotel reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

So I don't write a novel, I'd like to second all of the positive things said about this hotel by other reviewers. I've stayed here several times now and will return. Simply the best bang for your buck in Playa. Can't wait to return

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Mazeppa, Minnesota
14 reviews 14 reviews
3 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015

10) Unique Boutique Hotel This represents an update to our February 28, 2012 review. We have stayed at Playa Maya for 7-10 days every year since 2008 and still love it. We’ve looked around and cannot find anywhere in Playa del Carmen with the combination of affordability, beach access, and access to Fifth Avenue You are one block from 5th... More 

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New York
1 review
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2015

We just got back from an amazing, fun-filled trip to Playa del Carmen! We stayed at Playa Maya because I had stayed at there 12 years ago. I had fond memories of my last stay and verified on TripAdvisor that it was still a terrific hotel. The hotel has kept up very well over 12 years. The hotel was very... More 

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Kansas City, Missouri
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60 reviews 60 reviews
19 hotel reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015 via mobile

My friends and I just returned from a very enjoyable trip to Playa Del Carmen last week. The Playa Maya is a boutique hotel right on the beach in town, just a short walk to the shopping, restaurants and people watching of "5th ave". The location can not be beat. Our room was a standard double bed room with an... More 

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