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El Taj Oceanfront & Beachside Condos Hotel

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4.5 of 5
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1 Norte Esquina Calle 14 Norte | Corner 16th Street, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
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El Taj Oceanfront & Beachside Condos Hotel
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Ranked #15 of 199 Hotels in Playa del Carmen
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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

What can I say but WOW! From the moment we arrived we felt relaxed, taken care of and without a care in the world. The concierges helped book and advice on cost effective excursions, the hotel staff were helpful and friendly and the facilities were top notch. Our ten year old Rohan got a really bad ear infection in the... More 

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Charlestown, Indiana
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Very comfortable semi-firm king bed, bedroom has private balcony with table and two chairs and lounge. Kitchen equipped with all necessary items to prepare and eat a complete meal includes table and chairs. Livingspace with seating for four. Excellent breakfast should you choose to eat on the beach. Access to nightlife and shopping are 250 meters. Parking included. Very helpful... More 

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I arrived at El Taj on Thursday afternoon and checked out at noon on Sunday. It was a wonderful trip overall. I was there for my daughter's beautiful wedding. The condo was very nice and the staff was very attentive. I hope to return some day.

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Miami, Florida
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We were there for 4 days only. The hotel is so beautiful! The rooms are big, the apartments are cozy, and very well contemporary decorated. High-end type of thing! Sitting on the balcony overlooking the ocean , drinking margarita made me forget the busy life and rest my mind, even if was only for few days. The service was exceptional!... More 

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Ottawa, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This was our second visit to El Taj Oceanfront and we stayed in the same unit that we did last year, penthouse unit 345 on the north side. We were welcomed by the staff like VIP's which it turns out we were because of our previous stay. The three bedroom suite was as beautiful and clean as we remembered and... More 

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PlayaAssoc, Owner at El Taj Oceanfront & Beachside Condos Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you so much for your wonderful review! We truly appreciate you taking the time to share your excellent experience with us and the world on Trip Advisor. Hospitality is our pleasure and we are glad that you felt that we could offer you a top notch vacation in Playa del Carmen. As you mentioned about the noise... More 

Dallas, Texas
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Had the best stay at Porto Playa. Felt at home. Condo was huge and comfortable. Will be back Fernanda from concierge desk was spectacular, the bell hop at the entrance always said hi! Only issue was the door locks are tricky to work.

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PlayaAssoc, Owner at El Taj Oceanfront & Beachside Condos Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you so much for taking the time to share your review. We are so glad that you had an excellent experience. We truly work hard every day to create the best experience for all of our guests each and every day. We are glad that you saw the quality in everything that we do. Thank you again... More 

Miami, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My Fiancé and I visited Playa Del Carmen for a 4-night stay at the Oceanside El TaJ Condos and absolutely loved every second of our trip. Our unit was located in the quieter condos, which we appreciated and we also loved our exotic and tranquil Jacuzzi-pool area that were in the Oceanside condos area. El Taj is located in a... More 

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PlayaAssoc, Owner at El Taj Oceanfront & Beachside Condos Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We are so incredibly happy to hear that your vacation with us was wonderful and beyond expectations. Thank you for sharing all of your wonderful feedback and for recommending El Taj to the world on Trip Advisor. Hospitality is our pleasure and we are very happy to do anything we can to maximize the quality of your stay.... More 

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19 reviews 19 reviews
3 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I can't say enough about this hotel. From the very second you walk in feels like you entered a tropical oasis. Everything is modern, clean… The accommodations extremely comfortable and the staff incredible. I am obsessed with the chocolate body line they provide. I highly recommend plank for breakfast… We did the brunch on Sunday and the indigo beach club.... More 

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PlayaAssoc, Owner at El Taj Oceanfront & Beachside Condos Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, It makes us extremely happy to hear that your vacation with us at El Taj was 5 stars! Everything we all do every day is to create the best possible experience for our guests. We are delighted to hear that you loved brunch at Plank and that you also had a great experience at Indigo Beach. We do... More 

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15 reviews 15 reviews
6 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed in a 2 bedroom condo apartment in April 2015. Had a thoroughly enjoyable time staying at El Ta with my Wife and 2 children (aged 7 & 8). The staff were all very pleasant, the condo is superbly located - close to all the restaurants and shopping on 5th Avenue. We stayed in a 2 bed penthhouse condo apartment... More 

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PlayaAssoc, Owner at El Taj Oceanfront & Beachside Condos Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to share your review with us on Trip Advisor. We are happy to hear that you had a wonderful overall vacation with us at El Taj. However we would like to take the opportunity to apologize if there was any aspect of your experience that was unsatisfactory. We always appreciate the feedback... More 

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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed here in October 2014. I went for my 50th birthday with 3 other girlfriends. We stayed in a 2 bedroom/2bath unit on the 3rd floor on the North side. We did not hear the noise from the discos that are 2 blocks away on the south side. The place was beautiful. The hotel staff was terrific. They did... More 

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PlayaAssoc, Owner at El Taj Oceanfront & Beachside Condos Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We are so happy to hear that you had a wonderful birthday vacation with us last fall! We are thankful for your review and your kind recommendation to others. We are located in the very heart of Playa del Carmen on a quaint and quiet street however we are within very close walking distance to the best dining,... More 

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