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Hotel Plaza Palenque

Km 27 Carretera Catazaja | Apartado Postal No. 58, Palenque 29960, Mexico
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Ranked #19 of 33 Hotels in Palenque
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Buderim, Australia
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575 reviews 575 reviews
63 hotel reviews
331 helpful votes 331 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The room was nice but the pillows were hard, nice hot shower. Hard to get wi fi reception at the hotel . Get your money exchanged elsewhere as the exchange rate at the hotel is lousy. there was a lovely little pool for a swim.

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52 hotel reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2013

The hotel is good, as is the breakfast. The hotel has a large garden where you can relax and has a great pool. The staff is nice, polite and helpful. We were even cheerfully waved good bye by the gardener.

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Utrecht, The Netherlands
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26 reviews 26 reviews
14 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2012

Nice hotel, well deserved luxery after a week backpacking. Good coffeshop in front of the hotel.

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Scandinavia
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15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2012

We were looking forward to spend a night in a decent hotel (after backpacking in mex and cuba) The room was outdated and smelled like moisture, I mean the worst I have smelled ... anyway, the beds are good, the shower is excelent (the best I´ve had in 6 weeks) the food is good, but If coming to palenque again,... More 

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Fredericton, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2011

Very nice hotel with big rooms. I like the open-concept / layout of the hotel and the outdoor pool area is beautiful with a nice relaxing pool and hammocks. Good location close to the Palenque ruins; lots of wildlife around the hotel (you can hear the monkeys!). Very friendly staff, helped me with my bags up the stairs. Only downside... More 

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London
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54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2011

Very friendly and helpful staff. Hotel itself is nice and good value for money. I bought through ADO bus terminal at 496 Pesos per night for single person including breakfast. The mosquito netting in my room was slightly damaged but they quickly fixed it when I told them. Nice pool, although some leaves in the water. Turtle pond and a... More 

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26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2010

At last we arrived somewhere in time to use the pool!! This hotel has a very nice pool, large enough to have a reasonable swim. Rooms were clean and comfortable and we had a good nights sleep. We had an good evening meal in the restaurant and also a good breakfast next morning. We had a balcony looking out over... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2010

We enjoyed our stay at the Plaza Palenque. Great, helpful staff, a good restuarant and pool (which was especially relaxing after the sticky August days). It is a bit of a walk to the city centre but that didn't bother us. The Plaza is definitely overpriced but for people who are not that adventureous it will provide a comfortable first... More 

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Phoenix, AZ
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33 hotel reviews
102 helpful votes 102 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2010

We stayed here two nights – one before and one after our trip to the Lacandon Jungle. The hotel was booked by our tour provider. This hotel was only OK, even though the rooms were reasonably comfortable and clean. There was a decrepit feeling to the hotel, which had seen better days, and a damp smell to the rooms. The... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2009

The room smelled badly of mold and there was clearly mold on the celing tiles and water dripping from the celing. I checked other rooms and found similar conditions. The restaurant was mediocre and the pool was unclean. I absolutely recommend staying elsewhere.

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