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Petit Lafitte

3.0 of 5 Carretera Cancun - Chetumal km 296 + 2.1 | Xcalacoco, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
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San Francisco, California
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2010

My partner and i spent the last full day of our vacation at this beautiful resort. We never had to put on our shoes once. The resort is a little out of the way, and you have to drive on an unfinished road to get there (I imagine it will be paved in the future), but once you're there, you... More

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San Diego, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2010

My three kids (ages 13, 9, and 7) and I had a fabulous time at Petit Lafitte. It was so hot and wonderful, all we did was luxuriate in the pool, jump in the ocean, grab a bite to eat, quaff a few margaritas, and poof! it was already time for dinner. The staff is extremely warm and attentive, the... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2010

Looking for a perfect place to chill, relax and enjoy the beach near Playa del Carmen? Petit Lafitte fits the bill. A quiet place just north of downtown Playa del Carmen ; about 45-50 minutes south of the Cancun airport. Awesome beach; and we enjoyed the bungalow lodging 200 yards from the water; loved the breakfasts and dinner (and we... More

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Brno
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2010

We have had a great time in Pettit Laffite, the place is charming (beautiful beach and sea - a lot to see when snorchling, lovely garden), bungalows cozy and comfortable (air con, fridge...), very friendly and helpful staff, excellent food and drinks, a lot of possiblities for activities (diving, trips...). We would love to come back, we can recommend the... More

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Pittsburgh,Pa
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39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2010

My wife and I stayed at Petit Lafitte for 7 days in mid-August and we just love this place! If you are seeking a beautiful beach, clear blue/turquoise water with white sand-this is the place for you. If you are looking for more of a party atmosphere then I would recommend elsewhere. There are approximately 15 bungalows and 30 hotel... More

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Houston, Texas
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2010

Totally awesome. We went for the upgraded bungalow and it was awesome. Food was awesome. Bar was awesome (Jesus = best bartender ever). Free wifi near the pool and dining area. Very happy!

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Montreal, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2010

My husband and my three year old were left more than satisfied after having stayed at Petit Lafitte. We were sad to leave after 11 days of kind and gentle service, clean and comfortable accomodations, good food, nice long sandy beach and gorgeous weather. Petit Lafitte is different from the big and busy surrounding resorts, Petit Lafitte accomodates no more... More

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San Antonio, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2010

I highly recommend Lafitte, I had a great experience. What can I say, everything. If you are looking for a place to relax, that is quite, very friendly, great service, with a nice pool and a great bar next to the beach that provides a great variety of fresh food and drinks of all kind. OK let me list the... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2010

This was our first time staying at this quaint little gem. First and most importantly, the beach is gorgeous and not crowded at all. Swimming and snorkeling were perfect. the water is so blue and clear. The hotel is kept very well and our room was spotless. We stayed in a premium standard ocean view. All meals were excellent and... More

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Ljubljana, Slovenia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2010

if you are looking for a quite place to stay with no mumbo jumbo all inclusive style and you are fan of non conventional places, choose petit lafitte. Clean and nice Cabanas only 20 meter's from emerald see surrounded with palms trees and white sand... we loved it a lot. food was more continental then mexican and tastefull. service in... More

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  • Riviera Maya(6)
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Address: Carretera Cancun - Chetumal km 296 + 2.1 | Xcalacoco, 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 — Petit Lafitte 3*
Number of rooms: 50
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Also Known As:
Petit Lafitte Hotel Playa Del Carmen
Petit Lafitte Playa Del Carmen
Petit Lafitte Riviera Maya/Playa Del Carmen, Mexico

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