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Maya Palms Resort & Dive Center

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10 km Carr, Mahahual-Xcalak, Mahahual 97770, Mexico
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Maya Palms Resort & Dive Center
Ranked #5 of 20 Mahahual B&B and Inns
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Chicago, Illinois
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27 reviews 27 reviews
12 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Maya Palms hasn't disappointed yet. Went back over New Years. It is so peaceful and relaxing. This is the first time I had been there without owners Doug and Cathy, nonetheless it was a first rate experience, again with the feeling of being part of the family. This time we had a very small group of six of us which... More 

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Farmington, Missouri, United States
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014

I have just recently returned from a dive trip to Maya Palms Dive Resort in Mahahual, Mexico. I was at this dive destination almost a decade ago and remember certain things. The one thing I do not remember is how pristine, untouched, beautiful, and full of life this reef actually is. The water temps were consistently 87-89 degrees the entire... More 

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Edwardsville, Illinois
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

Maya Palms Resort is, by far, one of the most beautiful dive destinations I have ever encountered. This incredible jewel is nestled miles away from ANY other carribean resort. No city lights, no city noise, just your own personal private beachfront under beautiful blue skies or an incredibly moon-lit night! This quaint, secure gated resort boasts several ammenities. Individual freestanding... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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27 reviews 27 reviews
12 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

Maya Palms is an absolute gem in Southeastern Mexico. The title of the review is a shore based liveaboard, because it combines the best features of a shore based trip with the best features of a liveaboard. Off the beaten path 4 hours south of Cancun Airport, the resort is peaceful and secluded. It's the only hotel I've stayed at... More 

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Mexico, Missouri
1 review
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2014

The diving was spectacular! I have never seen a more pristine reef! The sea sponges are amazing. The reef was teaming with plant life and a variety of fish...and huge sea turtles! Doug and Catherine made me feel at home and like part of the family. Mark and Ken make every guest feel like you are the only one there.... More 

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Cave Creek, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2014

After my first two disappointing trips to other spots in Costa Maya, I found Maya Palms a few years ago, and loved it so much that I couldn't wait until the opportunity arrived so that I could go back. I just returned from the most relaxing, wonderful time at Maya Palms! There is NO PLACE in the area that is... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

Doug and Catherine have made this place another destination for future diving for me. The great personal service provided, its off the path remote location make you wanting to stay for ever.... Maybe someday Doug. I even proposed to my soon to be future fiance because of the romantic setting when visiting Maya Palms.

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medora Il
1 review
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2013

Jan and I just returned from an August 2013 trip to Maya Palms. We have been diving all over the Caribbean for the past 25 years. This is one of the best dive resorts we have been to. The rooms were large, clean and comfortable. Catherine did a great job with all of the meals. The food was great! Mark... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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27 reviews 27 reviews
12 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2013

I went to Maya Palms as part of a trip run by West End Diving in St Louis. The owner, Doug, led the trip. It was a great experience. I traveled separately from the rest of the group, since I was originating from another city, and my flight put me in ahead of everyone else, so I landed in Cancun,... More 

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Florissant, Missouri, United States
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2013

My husband and I just returned from a week at Maya Palms Resort and we didn't want to leave the resort! The food and service was wonderful - Catherine developed a wonderful menu for all of our meals and they were all wonderful! And the diving was just amazing!! The reef was beautiful, and absolutely covered in sealife! Doug took... More 

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Additional Information about Maya Palms Resort & Dive Center

Address: 10 km Carr, Mahahual-Xcalak, Mahahual 97770, Mexico
Location: Mexico > Yucatan Peninsula > Quintana Roo > Costa Maya > Mahahual
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 19
Also Known As:
Maya Palms Resort & Dive Hotel Mahahual
Maya Palms Resort And Dive Center
Maya Palms Resort & Dive Center Mahahual, Mexico - Costa Maya

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