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Hotel Playa Carmen

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Intersection Santa Teresa/Mal Pais | Playa Carmen, Santa Teresa 60111, Costa Rica
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    4 of 5 stars
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Atlanta, Georgia
13 reviews 13 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars NEW

We made a mistake by booking five nights at the Hotel Playa Carmen. We should have just booked longer from the beginning, as we ended up extending three times before finally leaving 19 days later. This place is that good. The location can't be beat, with the beach, restaurants, stores, a pharmacy, etc. all minutes away. Roy, Culum, and Hansel... More 

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Heredia, Costa Rica
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The Playa Carmen hotel is a nice place to stay. Pros: Near the beach Nice rooms with a/c, mini fridge, tv, balcony Near restaurants and bars Nice swimming pool People at the front desk very nice Cons: Parking is in front of the hotel at the road No restaurant No ice machines No beach or swimming pool towels

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Enjoyed every night there. Very clean room and staff is super friendly. Just STEPS from the beach. Never miss a Sunset!! Close to everything you need. Bank, Pharmacy, surf shops, and restaurants around the corner. Very convenient.

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Senior Contributor
33 reviews 33 reviews
6 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Great place to stay TV AC great beds right at the crossroads! Cash discount will be back ! Highly recommend ****A great place to be in a Central location, Bank restaurants beach all in one Central Plaza. Front desk especially helpful all around

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I booked this hotel for 2 nights (unfortunately they did not have any room available for more nights) and it was a great surprise. I stayed in the first floor room, which was really good, plenty of space, in front of the pool and good bathroom. The hotel is really well located, close to bank, super market, and good restaurants.... More 

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New York City, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed our last night here and really appreciated it's convenient location to the beach, ATM and restaurants. Our first floor room was very comfortable and gave us great access to the pool! Roy was extremely friendly and overall all of the staff were helpful to us. Thanks for a great stay!

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Itu, SP
20 reviews 20 reviews
10 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Hotel is located 200m from Playa Carmen beach. When you exit the hotel you can already see the beach on your right. Located straight on the entrance of the village. You have easy access to ATM, restaurants, travel agencies that organize tours. By car 10 min from Mal Pais beach and 10 min from Santa Teresa Beach. It's recommended to... More 

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Roy U, Manager at Hotel Playa Carmen, responded to this review

Thank you for your honest comments. The only way we can provide better service is by paying attention to everything that guests like you write in these reviews. For the record, ALL of our rooms have air-conditioning, so there's no need to reserve a room that has it. Also, we have recently improved our customer service, including coffee every morning... More 

Niagara Falls, Canada
4 reviews 4 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

a nice hotel but a little past it's prime. Nice view from some rooms on third floor looking towards the ocean. room was clean, beds firm, A/C and fridge were an asset. Pool is nice and the staff, particularly Roy, was very accommodating and helpful. Elevator hasn't worked in years and they have no plans to repair it. Close to... More 

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Roy U, Manager at Hotel Playa Carmen, responded to this review

Thank you for your honest comments, and thank you for your repeated visits to Hotel Playa Carmen! The perspectives of loyal guests like you are invaluable because they empower us to continue providing a satisfying customer experience. We are currently performing several projects at our hotel, as we are ongoingly aware that the salt air and humidity cause considerable wear... More 

Aurora, Colorado
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My stay at Hotel Playa Carmen was nothing short of magical. The room was perfect, the intimate community bar a fun hang-out and the surfing beach just a two minute walk away! The location of the hotel is perfect for walking everywhere. The staff is bi-lingual, friendly and helpful. Great suggestions on things to do and see. This is my... More 

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212 reviews 212 reviews
77 hotel reviews
129 helpful votes 129 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a nice enough hotel with nice people working there but its not worth as much money as they charge for a night. I should have read up on it better but I hadn't noticed that there was no restaurant onsite and they recommend a very nice bakers around the corner. Of course this adds to the cost compared... More 

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Roy U, Manager at Hotel Playa Carmen, responded to this review

Thank you, James, for your honest comments. Our guests' perspectives our of hotel help us provide better customer service and a better hotel. We are currently putting in some improvements here at the hotel, and our coffee service is one of them. In the future, please book with us directly via email, and the price will be cheaper. As you... More 

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Address: Intersection Santa Teresa/Mal Pais | Playa Carmen, Santa Teresa 60111, Costa Rica
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Location: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Santa Teresa
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Playa Carmen 3*
Number of rooms: 26
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Hotel Playa Carmen Costa Rica/Santa Teresa
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#14 On the Beach Hotel in Santa Teresa

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