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Hotel Residencia La Mariposa

2.5 of 5 Hotel   |   Calle Mercurio Poniente, 21 | MZA. 6, LOTE 21, Tulum 77780, Mexico
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Ranked #46 of 78 Hotels in Tulum
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014
Albert S Cambridge, Massachusetts
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Cambridge, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

We arrived in Tulum in the evening and just walked to the hotel from the bus station. The room was on the top floor with a double bed and an additional single bed - clean and comfortable with view of the surrounding neighborhood. Also a small common open veranda that was shared by the other couple of rooms on that... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014 via mobile

We stayed here for 5 nights in the beginning of October. The rooms were great, very spacious and clean (they cleaned it once a day for us as well). We got a room with the kitchenette which was really helpful, so we ended up cooking most of our dinners here, and it had everything I needed to make a yummy... More 

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Chessington, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2014

i read another review it was exactly what happened to us, when we arrived at night we though omg what is this,but turn out to be one of the best place we stay in, i believe it was my best holidays ever!!!!! the hotel is very good also the owner and the staff i recomend 100% not doubt if i... More 

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San Antonio, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2014

We arrived here from a pretty bad hotel in Palenque, so this place was pretty good. It was an over night trip between Palenque and Tulum, so we were exhausted. The owner was there when we arrived to check in early and she tried to redirect us to another hotel. Because of remodeling there was no hot water until evening.... More 

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Kelowna, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2014

Emma is from Italy and loves to talk. The place is one block off the main road which is a good thing as there is much construction going on on the main road. The rooms are clean but as others have said it is very humid here so do not expect anything to dry out. The free breakfast includes NO... More 

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Leicester, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2014

We stayed for four nights in Room 4 'Roja' and were initially impressed by the generous size of the room (which features not one but three large beds - one double, two greater in size and one even being mezzanine). From our very first night it became apparent that the room we were staying in had a serious problem with... More 

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Miami, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2014

We visited Mexico from 12/8/2013 through 12/15/2013 and stayed at La Mariposa for most of our trip. We originally booked for three nights, but ended up staying for one more. Besides the fact that we loved the city of Tulum (for various reasons), we also really enjoyed our stay at La Mariposa. The staff is incredibly nice, as is the... More 

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2013

we stayed at this hotel, which we found by luck. The old couple, the owners of the hotel were very kind. Air France have lost my baggage, they called the airport and helped me find it, with no charge on the call. Highly appreciated. The rooms were very clean, bright, and new, freshly painted. Apart from that that location is... More 

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sarasota FL
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2013

I have the prettiest beach in the world where I live, so I was not looking to stay on the beach. One block off the main road seemed perfect. Obet was very kind to look up my plane reservation and help with taxis to the ruins and Gran Ceynote, which he suggested. He was also kind to serve me breakfast... More 

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Accra, Ghana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2013

We had a wonderful two-night stay at this hotel during a week-long family vacation; we had booked two regular rooms, but they upgraded us to two available suites at no extra charge, and the rooms were breathtaking; beautiful tile and local artesanias, as well as good AC, a fridge, and a table and chairs. The outdoor patio offers beautiful seating... More 

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Address: Calle Mercurio Poniente, 21 | MZA. 6, LOTE 21, Tulum 77780, Mexico
Location: Mexico > Yucatan Peninsula > Quintana Roo > Riviera Maya > Tulum
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Hotel Residencia La Mariposa 2.5*
Number of rooms: 11
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