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Hotel Pension San Juan

5ta Ave num 165 entre 6y8 calle /st | Andador turistico/tourist pedestrian walkway, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
Hotel Pension San Juan
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Monterrey, Mexico
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

The hotel is located in no better spot in town, close to bars, restaurants, it is on the 5th Av. in Playa. The rooms are clean, AC works perfectly, at the reception they are very friendly. You really get what you pay.

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Miami, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

No hidden or surprise costs. Comfortable,clean accommodations in excellently location in Playa Del Carmen. Staff goes beyond expectations to please guests. No frills, but comfortable and clean beds, hot water and cold AC!!! Highly recommended

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Haifa, Israel
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2013

We stayed here for 10 days. The beds are comfortable, every thing is very clean. Every room have a private shower with very hot water and a TV. They change sheets and clean every day. There is a very beautiful kitchen on the roof, with view to 5 av. Not expensive comparing to what you get (40 dollar for a... More 

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Saint Paul, Minnesota
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2013

The hotel was nice, basic and clean. If you are looking for a fancy place, this isn't it. It's not bad, it's just a place to lay your head and if you choose to save more money make your own meal up on the rooftop terrace that over looks 5th ave. The room we stayed in was small, but then... More 

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Chapel Hill, Tennessee, USA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2013

This is my 3rd time staying at San Juan Pension. I found it be accident after staying in a horrible hotel in Playa. It is right on 5th but rooms in back are perfectly quiet. Air condition is Cold & rooms are spotless. As a woman traveling alone in Mexico I feel very safe staying here. Front desk reception is... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2013

A wonderful little hotel on 5th avenue! The rooms are clean, nothing fancy, pillows may not be up to par, and they only give you 2 towels but live with it, walk over to Walmart and buy extra towels if you want! I loved the fridges in every room and the kitchen terrace on the 3rd floor was nice for... More 

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Edina, Minnesota
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2013

This is a great option as long as you now what you are looking for. The location can't be beat. you are on the main street (5th ave) going through downtown Playa and walking distance to everything downtown play has to offer. A block to the beach. Great common area with balcony overlooking 5th Ave. where you can make coffee... More 

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Portland, Oregon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2012

Great place if you're traveling on a bit of a budget but would like to avoid bed bugs, water leakage, and uncleanliness often found in hostels around these parts. My friend and I were pleased with the cleanliness and chillaxed atmosphere of the San Juan Pension and wouldn't hesitate to stay here again in the future. I met a few... More 

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Calgary, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2012

We have stayed here now for 4 plus years... we will not book anywhere else and recommend to any friend or family coming to stay. The hotel is clean, friendly , inexpensive and we are well taken care of. It is family owned and the same staff are here year after year. They always remember us and welcome us back.... More 

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Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2012

My Mom! Aunt and I stayed at Pension San Juan for six nights in January 2012. The location can't be beat! Located on fifth avenue between 6th and 8th, with the beach just around the corner. Lovely little hotel and my second time staying at PSJ. Our room was king room that sleeps 3 and had a cute private courtyard.... More 

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