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Boutique Resorts in Playa del Carmen

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Viceroy Riviera Maya Slideshow
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#24 of 199 hotels in Playa del Carmen
12 travelers mentioned "boutique" and "boutique hotel" when describing this hotel.
  • "We were leaving a small Boutique hotel in Tulum and heading to the Tides,I know the PDC area very well so I thought no problem. The road to the Tides was closed they gave us a map..."
  • "Great welcome! The Tides won't be for everyone...it is a small, boutique hotel with large, beautiful villas that are set in a 'jungle' type setting. What that means is all of..."
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Belmond Maroma Resort & Spa Slideshow
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#1 of 5 hotels in Playa Maroma
11 travelers mentioned "boutique hotel" and "boutique resort" when describing this hotel.
  • "The place left such an impression in fact, we booked our next stay with Maroma. First of all, the resort is a boutique hotel. You're not going to get the Four Seasons crowd here..."
  • "It's an intimate boutique resort with understand elegance. The resort is magnificent and you feel like you're part of real architecture and home...definitely not a typical chain..."
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#16 of 199 hotels in Playa del Carmen
8 travelers mentioned "boutique hotel" when describing this hotel.
  • "This small delightful boutique hotel is a little slice of heaven. My Significant Other and I spent a glorious week at Petit Lafitte over New Year's 2009. I have been meaning to..."
  • "I won't lie; we can be Manhattan snobs ;) But as we were planning our wedding at a neighboring boutique hotel, we opened up to the idea of having the "spillover" of guests from..."
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Royal Hideaway Playacar 5.0 of 5 Travelers' Choice® 2014 Winner All-Inclusive
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#12 of 199 hotels in Playa del Carmen
8 travelers mentioned "boutique hotel" when describing this hotel.
  • "It's a boutique hotel - just the right size - and the staff soon remembered us by name. If you enjoy being treated like royalty - this is the place for you. The grounds were..."
  • "This is certainly not your typical “All Inclusive” experience but more like a very personal service in a boutique hotel. If Riviera Maya is your destination, the Royal Hideaway..."
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#50 of 199 hotels in Playa del Carmen
4 travelers mentioned "boutique hotel" when describing this hotel.
  • "Blue Diamond is a very classy boutique hotel and the accommodations were beautiful, as was the beach. While it wasn't the best food of my life, it was definitely more than edible..."
  • "This property is simply beautiful and feels like a boutique hotel rather than an all inclusive resort. The service is outstanding. The rooms are very spacious and luxurious. This..."
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Paradisus Playa Del Carmen La Esmeralda 4.5 of 5 Travelers' Choice® 2015 Winner Family Special Offer Up to 15% discount
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#20 of 199 hotels in Playa del Carmen
7 travelers mentioned "boutique resort" when describing this hotel.
  • "It had the feel of a boutique resort. We have been to Barcelo which was definitely bigger, but nowhere near as nice. We did get some mosquito bites the first night when we left..."
  • "To be balanced if you are after an intimate boutique resort, this might be a little too big. If you are after the worlds most beautiful beach, this isn't it, although there is..."
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#5 of 199 hotels in Playa del Carmen
8 travelers mentioned "boutique hotel" when describing this hotel.
  • "It's not too far of a walk from any part of the hotel, but when you get to this new area you'll feel like you are in a small boutique hotel. It's got it's own pool, bar, resturant..."
  • "Hotel Deseo is a new boutique hotel with a Miami Beach vibe. The rooftop deck has a pool and beds as lounge chairs and plays black and white movies against the side of the building..."
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Grand Velas Riviera Maya 5.0 of 5 Travelers' Choice® 2015 Winner Family | All-Inclusive (2014) | Top Hotels | Luxury Special Offer Package Deal
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#9 of 199 hotels in Playa del Carmen
3 travelers mentioned "boutique luxury hotel" and "boutique hotels" when describing this hotel.
  • "I prefer small boutique luxury hotel ambiance, and the Grand Velas, for now, delivers all of the personal luxury one can dream of. Every review is right. While no one is really..."
  • "First, we are in our 40's and tend to like small, quiet, boutique hotels, but due to the great reviews and all-inclusive value we decided to try Grand Velas. This was our first..."
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Hotel Riu Palace Mexico 4.0 of 5 Travelers' Choice® 2014 Winner All-Inclusive Special Offer EARLY BIRD SUMMER DEALS
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#21 of 199 hotels in Playa del Carmen
2 travelers mentioned "boutique hotels" and "boutique hotel" when describing this hotel.
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Playacar Palace 4.0 of 5 Travelers' Choice® 2014 Winner All-Inclusive Special Offer Memorial Day Sale 40...
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#8 of 199 hotels in Playa del Carmen
9 travelers mentioned "boutique hotel" when describing this hotel.
  • "The hotel has about 200 rooms and almost has more of a boutique hotel feel. I would have no hesitation recommending this hotel and if I do go back to Playa, this is where I will..."
  • "This little all-inclusive hotel in Playa Del Carmen has a boutique hotel South Beach Miami feel. Excellent warm service from the Mexican people of Palace Resorts! Our ocean view..."
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Secrets Maroma Beach Riviera Cancun (Playa Maroma) 5.0 of 5 Travelers' Choice® 2015 Winner All-Inclusive (2014) | Romance | Best Service | Top Hotels | Luxury Special Offer Summer Savings up 40%
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#2 of 5 hotels in Playa Maroma
6 travelers mentioned "boutique hotel" and "boutique hotels" when describing this hotel.
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Valentin Imperial Maya (Playa del Secreto) 4.5 of 5 Travelers' Choice® 2014 Winner All-Inclusive
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#1 of 1 hotels in Playa del Secreto
2 travelers mentioned "boutique hotel" and "boutique hotels" when describing this hotel.
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Paradisus Playa del Carmen La Perla 4.5 of 5 Travelers' Choice® 2014 Winner All-Inclusive Special Offer Up to 15% discount
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#13 of 199 hotels in Playa del Carmen
5 travelers mentioned "boutique hotels" when describing this hotel.
  • "My husband and I are partial to boutique hotels (think Kimpton Hotels) so we were thrilled that we found La Perla! We stayed for 5 nights. The hotel is about a 25 minute drive from..."
  • "Its Luxeclusive concept is well executed; it is an AI, but distinguishes itself by using touches from boutique hotels. For example, you can have a quality a la carte lunch or a 5..."
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El Dorado Royale, a Spa Resort by Karisma (Playa Paraiso) 4.5 of 5 Travelers' Choice® 2014 Winner All-Inclusive
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#2 of 10 hotels in Playa Paraiso
4 travelers mentioned "boutique hotel" when describing this hotel.
  • "El Dorado Maroma is a 72 room boutique hotel so it’s a much smaller and more intimate resort. The beach is nicer than the beach at El Dorado Royale and there are only 2 pools and 3..."
  • "However, this hotel has excellent service, beautiful landscaping and their casitas offer a more intimate/ boutique hotel feel. I stayed in the swim up suites and thought the view..."
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#10 of 10 hotels in Playa Paraiso
2 travelers mentioned "boutique hotel" when describing this hotel.
  • "if I go to Playa again, I'll pay a little more for a vacation rental or boutique hotel in the heart of the city. And the location was a turnoff, because even with access to our..."
  • "I felt I was at a boutique hotel even though it is more family oriented, the style is very art deco and we loved all the lighted different color pools in the evening.I absolutely..."
Hacienda Tres Rios 4.0 of 5 Travelers' Choice® 2015 Winner Family
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#67 of 199 hotels in Playa del Carmen
3 travelers mentioned "boutique hotels" and "boutique hotel" when describing this hotel.
  • "We're pretty familiar with the Riviera Maya (we honeymooned in Tulum a few years ago), but we've never stayed at an AI--we usually stay at hip boutique hotels. We were drawn to HTR..."
  • "My daughter who is an exec w/ a boutique hotel company says that if they are at low occupancy, most hotels are told to exaggerate so I am a bit doubtful. I say that because at any..."
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Secrets Capri Riviera Cancun 4.5 of 5 Travelers' Choice® 2014 Winner All-Inclusive Special Offer Summer Savings up 40%
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#19 of 199 hotels in Playa del Carmen
5 travelers mentioned "boutique hotels" and "boutique hotel" when describing this hotel.
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Rosewood Mayakoba 5.0 of 5 Travelers' Choice® 2015 Winner Luxury | Top Hotels | Best Service | Romance
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#1 of 199 hotels in Playa del Carmen
2 travelers mentioned "boutique hotel" and "boutique" when describing this hotel.
  • "This is a larger resort, but with a boutique hotel service. Almost all the staff learn your name and address you as such. Each suite has their own butler who is extremely..."
  • "We have been to many nice hotels from large to boutique, but we have never, ever, had service like we did at the Rosewood. This is an exceptional hotel in a perfect location and..."
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#36 of 199 hotels in Playa del Carmen
3 travelers mentioned "boutique hotels" and "boutique" when describing this hotel.
  • "We have stayed in quite a few places in Mexico including massive AI's and small boutique hotels and we rate this as one of the best. The staff was really nice, especially at the..."
  • "The hotel retains it's wonderful Mexican feel, unlike the modernised sister hotels which are very boutique and americanised ( we feel ) We would be gutted if the trees went and were..."
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#56 of 199 hotels in Playa del Carmen
2 travelers mentioned "boutique hotel" and "boutique resorts" when describing this hotel.
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Azul Fives Hotel, by Karisma 4.5 of 5 Travelers' Choice® 2015 Winner Family
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#34 of 199 hotels in Playa del Carmen
13 travelers mentioned "boutique hotel" and "boutique resort" when describing this hotel.
  • "This a boutique hotel with great service...my only suggestion would be for the main pool to be adults only :) they have a fabulous kids club with private pool and activities... We..."
  • "We have stayed at several 4 & 5 star resorts in Playa Del Carmen and this is one of the best. The resort is a small, updated, kid friendly boutique resort. When I say kid..."
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#66 of 199 hotels in Playa del Carmen
2 travelers mentioned "boutique hotel" and "boutique" when describing this hotel.
  • "It feels like a boutique hotel (mainly because it is not crowded), not a giant resort. I suppose because of this I would not recommend you bring kids. You will not feel pressured to..."
  • "It is a small hotel, boutique-like, and no matter what is going on, you can always find each other because it is small. The bartenders are always smiling and are very generous with..."
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#40 of 199 hotels in Playa del Carmen
2 travelers mentioned "boutique" when describing this hotel.
  • "It felt like I was staying in a "boutique style" hotel. It had the vessel sink in the bathroom with the glass shower. Since the hotel was renovated in August 2010, it is obviously..."
  • "My husband and I arrived at Ocean Maya yesterday & I have to say it is absolutely beautiful. If you are looking to stay at a boutique type adults only resort, I highly recommend..."
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#97 of 199 hotels in Playa del Carmen
2 travelers mentioned "boutique hotels" and "boutique" when describing this hotel.
  • "This was our first all-included, luxury resort in this area - had been in boutique hotels in Tulum before. I can't compare with other similar resorts nearby, but we have stayed at..."
  • "The hotel boutique is expensive, postcars 2$ each, but Kahula 2 for 25$ is a good deal). So, we would go back anytime, my kids were very sad to leave. 7 days wouldn’t be enough..."
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#108 of 199 hotels in Playa del Carmen
5 travelers mentioned "boutique resort" and "boutique hotels" when describing this hotel.
  • "about this hidden gem!! GENERAL INFO: The Reef is a small, beautiful boutique resort (18 buildings, 202 rooms), located in the gated community of Playacar. No vans or taxies..."
  • "Playa del Carmen's 5th ave. This resort is for those who like smaller boutique hotels. The hotel consists of 18 colourful Mexican styled villas set in a lush tropical garden. A..."
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#83 of 199 hotels in Playa del Carmen
2 travelers mentioned "boutique" and "boutique hotel" when describing this hotel.
  • "you. The hotel felt like two separate hotels, A boutique style hotel by the lobby and a true resort style hotel by the lagoon. Very cool...."
  • "We booked directly through the hotel for 4 nights in February after staying at a boutique hotel for 3 nights in Playa Del Carmen. This was a very different experience as it is huge..."
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#72 of 199 hotels in Playa del Carmen
2 travelers mentioned "boutique" when describing this hotel.
  • "a shame that the re vamp although was done in the rooms, didnt give that same boutique feel that the outside areas had received. Rooms were all white with royal blue curtains..."
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#5 of 5 hotels in Playa Maroma
One traveler mentioned "boutique resort" when describing this hotel.
  • "This resort is an all Suites, all Butlers, all Gourmet boutique beachfront 30 room hotel. It is situated on the gorgeous Maroma Beach. They offer the Karisma Gourmet Inclusive..."
  • "We had the most amazing holiday at the generations we stayed 14 nights the staff couldn't do enough for us . My teenagers loved it there's only 1 little thing that could've made it better if there was..."
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#120 of 199 hotels in Playa del Carmen
2 travelers mentioned "boutique hotel" and "boutique" when describing this hotel.
  • "Looked like a very expensive boutique hotel. Bathroom had large walk-in shower and twin sinks set in granite. Nice toiletries. Mini-bar stocked daily with lots of water, beer, juice..."
  • "Most people should enjoy this place but if you are more comfortable in a boutique type hotel or where the atmospere is intimate, go elsewhere...."
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Catalonia Playa Maroma (Playa Maroma) 3.5 of 5
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#4 of 5 hotels in Playa Maroma
One traveler mentioned "boutique" when describing this hotel.
  • "I favored this set-up because it gave the resort a boutique feel, not like a huge multi-story resort. There is also a central area with shops and a spa as well as an incredible..."
  • "We stayed at this hotel for our Easter holiday. I have to say that I was very uncomfortable to go there after reading so many bad critics here. We were moved to this hotel only 2 weeks before leaving ..."
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