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Akumal Beach Resort

3.0 of 5 Resort (All-Inclusive)   |   Km. 104 Carretera Federal Cancun-Chetumal, Akumal 77760, Mexico
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Ranked #10 of 20 hotels in Akumal
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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    5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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San Antonio, Texas
1 review
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We returned home last weekend from another amazing vacation at Akumal Beach Resort. I just can’t say enough about this place. They are closing for the fall to do some upgrades, but there are many, many reasons why this place is already the best place I’ve found on the Yucatan, and the Caribbean. 1. Akumal Bay. The water is crystal... More

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Virginia Beach, Virginia
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

After hearing many glowing remarks from family members, my husband and I decided to venture to Akumal Beach Resort for a first hand experience. We are so glad we did! What a wonderful vacation spot! The staff was accommodating and friendly. The food was great-definitely a "family friendly" vacation spot, as well as for couples who are just trying to... More

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4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

My husband and I enjoyed a wonderful week at Akumal Beach Resort. We arrived late (11:30pm) on a Saturday night and were met with a cool glass of juice and sandwiches in our room. We had not had a chance to eat so we were very grateful for the thoughtfulness. We could not see until Sunday morning what a beautiful... More

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Hickory, North Carolina
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The entertainment team (Mirna and the two Alexs) was great along with the food! I would definitely take my family back. I recomend this for a quiet, calm vacation. My favorite part was that you were never more than 20 steps from the beach!

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Denver, Colorado
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32 reviews 32 reviews
27 hotel reviews
90 helpful votes 90 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

There were some really great things about this place but, there were also some really negative things as well. Let me start with the positives: The BEACH, all I can say is WOW! We travel a lot and this beach is one of the best (if not the best) I have ever been to. Soft white sand, clear warm water,... More

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed in building 5 per other reviews and was very happy with the accommodations. Buffet was good for all meals and the snack bar at the pool was great for a quick snack. Great snorkeling at the end of the beach past the pool. Overall experience was great.

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Peabody, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Checked in early=no problem Room had amazing view. Staff was wonderful, they even cut a coconut for us to drink out of as we were leaving and let us stay to grab lunch, ect..no hurry. I can't say enough good things about this place. We were treated right from the start till we left which was only 2 nights!!! Constuction... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is my family's 5th yr coming to ABR and even with ongoing construction, it's still heaven on earth to me. Things were a bit different this year with building 7 being closed and two new buildings in the process of being built to the right of the pool bar. If you sat on the beach down past the pool... More

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Bridgton, Maine
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I were looking for a quiet, beachfront, tropical, relaxing vacation as a belated honeymoon and we definitely found it at Akumal Beach Resort! Most of the resort was closed for renovations and while that may scare some people away, it was a huge bonus for us! There were hardly any people there, we had the pool to... More

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Marietta, Ohio
5 reviews 5 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

First off, this is a 3.5 star resort in a 5 star setting. The people trashing this place need to get a clue and should learn to read the description of a resort before being shocked it doesn't have this or that upon arrival. Also to the other negative reviewers, you're in a third world country in the caribbean, it... More

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  • Very good(32)
  • Snack bar(32)
  • Sea turtle(24)
  • Playa del(17)
  • White sand(15)
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Address: Km. 104 Carretera Federal Cancun-Chetumal, Akumal 77760, Mexico
Location: Mexico > Yucatan Peninsula > Quintana Roo > Riviera Maya > Akumal
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Akumal Beach Resort 3*
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Also Known As:
Akumal Beach Hotel Akumal
Beach Resort Akumal
Akumal Beach Resort Mexico
Akumal Beach Resort Riviera Maya, Mexico

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Bar / Lounge Beach Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free Parking Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Restaurant Spa Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
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#7 Top resorts Hotel in Akumal #7 Spa Hotel in Akumal #7 Family Hotel in Akumal #8 On the Beach Hotel in Akumal #11 Romantic Hotel in Akumal
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In the ancient language of the Mayas, long before Cancun, there was a magic place called Akumal "Place of Turtles"Between Playa del Carmen and Tulum, Akumal Beach Resort offers one of the best beaches anywhere, with over a mile of white sandy powder beach, world-class snorkeling with sea turtles and top diving with a great variety of life that thrives within the live coral reef just steps from our guest room.The relaxed atmosphere in Akumal captivates the spirit of a laid back Mayan Riviera beachside town. Akumal Beach Resort offers a truly unique experience for guests seeking the best possible beach vacation. All guest rooms are located in buildings within steps of the ocean and feature breathtaking views of Akumal Bay. With the convenience of an All-Inclusive, we provide our guests with a sophisticated simplicity and friendly service in the intimate atmosphere of a small resort. ... more   less 
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