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Villas Picalu B&B Boutique

2.5 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   Bahia Xcacel 18 | Lote 9 Manzana 11, Puerto Aventuras 77733, Mexico
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
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Toronto, Canada
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Located in the gated community of Puerto Aventuras, this lovely and well-managed B&B is perfectly located to explore what the Riviera Maya has to offer: only a five minute drive from beautiful cenotes, half hour away from amazing beaches (Akumal), an hour away (or less) from Tulum, and an hour and a half from Cobà. Owners are very friendly and... More

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Madison WI
11 reviews 11 reviews
6 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

First I'll list the positives: inexpensive, good location for trips along the coast, quiet, friendly. The downsides: our first floor room was moldy (not just the usual mustiness common to tropical places), to the point where I needed the window and door open as much as possible just to breathe easy. The cenote in the back yard was an algae'd... More

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Abo T, Direttore at Villas Picalu B&B Boutique, responded to this review

Good morning Mrs "Bluegreen", thanks for your review. I'd like to underline some details even it was easier to check with us : -our cenote is a natural cenote with mangrooves and it's protected by the mexican's laws so we can't put chemicals or clean like a "commercial" one and concerning the dead fish (are u serious???) probably you should... More

London, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014

Spent 2 nights at this lovely B&B managed by Alberto & Sonia. Location is fantastic. Owners very friendly and careful to details. Puerto Aventuras is a great spot for visiting the surroundings (Tulum, Coba', Riviera Maya, Cenotes ect..). I definitely reccomend it!

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San Francisco, California
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014

Villas Picalu was an amazing find. It's in a gated community and easy to get to other places from here. Since it's a large community, you have everything near by, convenience stores, delicious restaurants and even hotels that offer lots of services. The owners are incredibly nice and very helpful with anything you ask. We felt welcome and comfortable here.... More

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Chicago, Illinois
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26 reviews 26 reviews
5 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2014

My first Cancun vacation and opted to DIY B&B lodging, sight-seeing and rent-a-car. Villas Picalu is situated in a gated community of western expats and retirees. The marina is literally a stone throw away, quite convenient for charter fishing and scuba diving. I enjoyed daily walks around the marina "trails" to check out the dolphins, sea lions and manatees at... More

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2014

My fiance and I stayed at Picalu during a trip in January and what a treat! We loved the town of Aventuras, and Alberto & Sonia are simply the best, most helpful and welcoming hosts you could ever ask for. The accommodations are simple but very relaxing - just what we needed. We already can't wait to go back except... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2014

We stayed two nights at Villas Picalu. The room was very spacious and clean. Lots of water pressure, but not much in the way of hot water. Great location, just steps from all the restaurants and shops. We would definitely consider staying there again.

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Abo T, Direttore generale at Villas Picalu B&B Boutique, responded to this review

Estimada Ariana S, thank you so much for your review, it's very important for us to know our guests'opinion to reach the 100% satisfaction! Concerning the hot water we are very sorry for this drawback, next time we could set manually if the water it's not hot as you like. Hope to see you soon in VIllas Picalu. Alberto y... More

Puerto Aventuras, Mexico
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2013

This was my first time staying at a B&B. All I can say is that I could not have picked a better place. I will most definitely stay again on my next trip. The house is centrally located to all the shops and restaurants in the village. It is an easy stroll to dinner!

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Long Beach, California
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2013

I would stay here anytime again. My stay here was pleasant. Are is safe, you can walk to the restaurants,bars. You can watch the Dolphins on the marina that was nice to see them. The bed is comfortable, WIFI through out the B&B was good too. The couple who runs the B&B are so friendly,kind. Parking is free & on... More

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El Paso, Texas
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2013

Stayed at the villas with my gf on Aug 13,this would be my 1st Tripadvisor review,I am not the once to complain and I try to make the best of it.Searched and searched on Tripadvisor to find a nice hotel and we thought we will give this a try. Service and location looked great. This bad experience made me post... More

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Abo T, Direttore at Villas Picalu B&B Boutique, responded to this review

Estimado Sen Gabriel V. We are really sorry to read this review, we would like to have some more infos by your side 'cause you don't reply to us with pm. 1st of all you write that u have been in our b&b on 13 of august BUT we didn't have had any guest in a room with shared bathroom... More

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Address: Bahia Xcacel 18 | Lote 9 Manzana 11, Puerto Aventuras 77733, Mexico
Location: Mexico > Yucatan Peninsula > Quintana Roo > Riviera Maya > Puerto Aventuras
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Villas Picalu B&B Boutique 2.5*
Number of rooms: 3
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