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Carretera Boca Paila km. 8.2, Tulum, Mexico
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Casa Violeta
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Ranked #37 of 66 Tulum B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2014
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2014

My boyfriend and I have been to Tulum three times together, and once separately before we got together, so we've had many experiences in Tulum. Last year, we stayed at a pretty bad air bnb on the jungle side and took to eating many meals at Casa Violeta and crashing on their sun beds on the beach that were not... More 

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San Francisco, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

I'm not sure what all the negative comments are about staff or the property, and I was not expecting much when we booked, but we experienced something very special. We booked the Rosa Nautica room and stayed for 8 nights. The room was really large, clean and very comfortable. Only recommendation is for them to change the mattress as it... More 

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Houston, Texas
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

I wanted to give a 5 star review for the food alone...wow, just wonderful and hands down the best pizza I ever had and I have eaten in the best pizza joints in new york and chicago. BUT the staff all had very limited english so was very frustrating to communicate with them. I didnt stay at the hotel so... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

My first visit to Tulum and was everything i wanted to be! we stayed at the beautiful Magnolia bungalow where you can see all the ocean and enjoy the fresh air and the ocean waves sound until you fall sleep. Mario was very kind and attentive all the time recommending us the best restaurants and nightlife in tulum beach, also... More 

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San Miguel de Allende, Mexico
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24 reviews 24 reviews
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17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

If you are looking for a place to relax and enjoy the beach with extraordinary food, the best beach, very quiet place, with a confortable bed. this is the place to stay. excellent juices, drinks and very nice good service. Small hotel.

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San Francisco, California
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

Our family stayed at Casa Violeta and had a wonderful time. First off the staff / team were very helpful and friendly. It was very much "old Mexico". The food in their restaurant for Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner were all memorable. Even the simple dishes like fish taco's were exceptionally presented and tasted delicious! The execution of ultra fresh Italian... More 

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Melbourne
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

Most people go to Tulum for a true beach getaway, far away from the built up areas of Playa Del Carmen and Cancun. This is certainly what we got at Casa Violeta - it was very quiet, only a few cabanas, and a beautiful beach. Unfortunately, that is where the positive experiences end!! - the staff were generally rude and... More 

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Houston, Texas
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

This hotel looks charming on their website, but don’t get fool! When you get there the story is so different. Mario who’s the receptionist and the one that took care of my reservation is clueless.. He clearly is not trained to work in the Hospitality Industry. Mario and the rest of the staff have this weird vibe, its like they're... More 

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Cancun, Mexico
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

The will book you in one room and move you to another. over priced. DO NOT stay here. ALL non Mexican illegals from Argentina, who are RUDE and OBNOXIOUS Go and stay in Casa Violeta if want to be treated bad by the rude staff and sleep in a room with no fan with noise of the generator on your... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

We decided to go to Casa Violeta as it met our requirements 1) minimal people 2) steps away from the beach 3) privacy 4) ability to explore local food options (no resort!). After reading reviews of Casa Violeta on TripAdvisor I was a bit nervous to stay there especially because it was my honeymoon and I did not want to... More 

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Address: Carretera Boca Paila km. 8.2, Tulum, Mexico
Location: Mexico > Yucatan Peninsula > Quintana Roo > Riviera Maya > Tulum
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 11
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