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Playa del Carmen, Q Roo 77710, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
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Playa Maya
Ranked #22 of 201 Hotels in Playa del Carmen
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Wisconsin
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41 reviews 41 reviews
18 hotel reviews
70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I must start by saying that I was pleasantly surprised with our experience at Playa Maya, mostly because of the very affordable rates for being a beach front location. I've stayed at properties with glowing reviews and great rates, but the rate reflects the property: Not so at Playa Maya. For the rate, I expected a 3 star experience, and... More

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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

We first stayed at Playa Maya four years ago and returned this past August. We loved it just as much the second time around. I felt bad to have seen the hotel staff blamed for the beach erosion, which has to do with Mother Nature, not the Playa Maya staff. We love it here. It's beautiful, small and personal. I... More

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2 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

We have stayed here 3 times and love this place. It is not a 5 star luxury resort, but if you are looking for clean rooms, friendly staff and literally steps to the beach then this is the place. It is small and quaint and best mango magaritas and coconut shrimp in all of Playa Del Carmen! Great staff. Highly... More

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Buffalo NY
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

Overall, this is an extremely clean, safe and well-run hotel. We stayed here (2 adults, 2 teens) for two weeks and were very pleased with everything. We stayed in the economy room, which is 2 connecting rooms on the first floor, actually off the reception area. Even though it overlooked the reception area it was surprisingly quiet. And when we... More

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Marble Falls, Texas
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014 via mobile

Loved this quaint little hotel. It's on the perfect part of beach. The service was outstanding. We actually booked a very expensive hotel in Cancun and hated it. So we moved here. Best decision. We had massages on the beach everyday. Cheap and wonderful. Food was so so good.The rooms are nothing fancy but VERY clean and roomy. We had... More

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Coeur d'Alene, Idaho
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33 reviews 33 reviews
23 hotel reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

Upon booking our stay for this coming Halloween, I became aware I (apparently) neglected to write a review for our stay last year. (I don't know how that happened!) This place could not be better! Yes, you may have to carry your bags 15 yards, or so, over the sand - if the bell hops don't happen to see you... More

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Omaha, Nebraska
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26 reviews 26 reviews
3 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

We stayed at Playa Maya for the second time this past May. Our stay this time was for 12 nights. We loved it for the first time last year, and loved it just as much this year. The location is perfect for us. It is directly on the beach and within walking distance of everything we enjoy in town. Yes,... More

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Kennewick, Washington
2 reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

My wife and I returned home last night from our second stay at Playa Maya. I made a previous review for our stay last year and just wanted to get this out while our vacation was still fresh in my mind. While I hate to contaminate my review with anything negative, I have to say it grieves me to see... More

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Tequisquiapan, Mexico
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5 reviews 5 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

Our stay at Playa Maya totally exceeded our expectations. It is right on the beach. We took the ADO bus (very nice) from the airport to the bus station on 5th and hired a bike with seats to take us to our hotel, a few blocks away to 8th street. That was fun. It was an exceptional 10 days with... More

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St. Louis Mo
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23 reviews 23 reviews
11 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

This is a good value for playa del carmen. The hotel rooms are basic but clean and the staff was very helpful. The location is convenient to the nightlife, shopping and restaurants. This is not a great hotel if you expect to swim or hang out on the hotel grounds. You will have to walk to get to a nicer... More

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Additional Information about Playa Maya

Address: Playa del Carmen, Q Roo 77710, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
Location: Mexico > Yucatan Peninsula > Quintana Roo > Riviera Maya > Playa del Carmen
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 20
Also Known As:
Playa Maya Hotel Playa Del Carmen
Playa Maya Del Carmen
Playa Maya Riviera Maya/Playa Del Carmen, Mexico

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