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#123 of 201 hotels in Playa del Carmen
One traveler mentioned "luxury beachside" when describing this hotel.
  • "We mistakenly thought we had been booked into a luxury beachside resort. Wrong. This is party town for those much younger than we with an inclusive rate that means you can drink non..."
  • "This was our first trip to a hot destination. After reading some of these other reviews we were a little hesitatant at first. BUT....OMG it was amazing!!! Yes it is a big resort and there is alot of..."
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#5 of 201 hotels in Playa del Carmen
One traveler mentioned "lavish beaches" when describing this hotel.
  • "of this hotel, just remember that not all of Mexico is wonderous hotels and lavish beaches, poor people still live there. We are sure in the distant future that the surrounding area..."
  • "The week we spent at Paradisis La Perla was very memorable and just what we needed after a long cold New England winter. The accommodations were first rate with very comfortable beds and plenty of ro..."
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#19 of 201 hotels in Playa del Carmen
One traveler mentioned "rich beaches" when describing this hotel.
  • "If you want to enjoy the rich beaches of Cancun and looking for a nice quite place to relax, I would definitely encourage you to look at Secrets Capri Riviera...."
  • "Loved it!! It's a beautiful resort, inside and out. The food at all the restaurants was amazing. We enjoyed the daily list of fun activities to do. The staff was amazing from the moment we entere..."
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#13 of 201 hotels in Playa del Carmen
2 travelers mentioned "luxury ocean" when describing this hotel.
  • "We started with a Luxury Ocean View and were satisfied. The minibar in every room was fantastic, and they refilled it with water, beer, and sodas every day. The standard rooms..."
  • "Our luxury Ocean View room was spacious and comfortable, although the Ocean view was a bit limited. The quality of the food ranged from good to excellent. Service at the deck could..."
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#2 of 5 hotels in Playa Maroma
One traveler mentioned "luxury beach" when describing this hotel.
  • "remember you on subsequent trips. You will feel like a rock star. When I think of the perfect luxury beach resort, I think of Maroma...."
  • "My wife and I were recent guests of the Maroma family and have nothing but positive things to say about our time in Mexico. The resort itself was absolutely fantastic! I only ventured to the new add..."
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#38 of 201 hotels in Playa del Carmen
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  • "We recently stayed at the Blue Diamond in Mexico and I have to say it well-exceeded my expectations. The air was even luxurious. Accommodations were beyond incredible, the pools, beach, spa, restaura..."
  • "Just got back from an amazing week at the Blue Diamond where we celebrated our one-year anniversary. From the moment the massive gates opened we were blown away with the beauty of the resort. Not su..."
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#10 of 201 hotels in Playa del Carmen
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  • "We arrived on Sept 2nd and stayed through the 5th. The service was impeccable. The hotel was only 13% occupied, so I do not know if the service would be lacking if it was overflowing with guests. W..."
  • "Let me start by saying I had very high expectations of this resort going into this vacation. I can say most if not all of them were exceeded during the trip. GV is truly a place to just relax and forg..."
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#28 of 201 hotels in Playa del Carmen
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  • "Very nice hotel, great for kids! The staff was very nice and helpfull. Food is great and a la carte. no reservation needed in any restaurant. Kids club is the best one i saw in Mexico so far...."
  • "Beautiful boutique hotel , great Karisma standard across the board, entertainment team, waiters (Ricardo in particular ) and the housekeeping team all relentless in their high standard of service. Def..."
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#61 of 201 hotels in Playa del Carmen
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  • "The one bedroom and two bedroom units are quite spacious and most have ocean front views. Food in the dining rooms is excellent and served beautifully. Room service was very quick. Two outdoor pools ..."
  • "I recently stayed at the Hacienda Tres Rios in Playa Del Carmen and the hotel experience was taken to the next level due to the hospitality of Dilber and Rico Suave (I wish I had his real name). Duri..."
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#3 of 5 hotels in Playa Maroma
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#1 of 5 hotels in Playa Maroma
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  • "Secrets Maroma Beach is our absolute favorite vacation destination. We've been back twice and each time it gets better and better. The food, the location, the people- its the most welcoming and luxuri..."
  • "My husband spent 7 days at Secrets Maroma for our honeymoon and it was absolutely amazing. The staff were outstanding from the minute we stepped off the flight to the very last moment we were there. ..."
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#7 of 10 hotels in Playa Paraiso
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  • "Our first all inclusive, and it is THE way to go. Pools, beach, food, bars and staff were excellent in every way. ..."
  • "Returned recently from a week long stay at the Iberostar Paraiso Maya with my boyfriend and a few other couples. Resort is large but it only takes about 4-6 minutes to walk around from one place to an..."
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#60 of 201 hotels in Playa del Carmen
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  • "The beach was amazing and night life was a hit right in the hotel. They make sure your vacation is one to remember. Rachel mail me!!..."
  • "This hotel is a true 4 star rating. Situated in Playacar and on average a 40 minute walk along the beach to Playa del Carmen centro.Being the last hotel on the beach is added value because you have le..."
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#11 of 201 hotels in Playa del Carmen
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  • "This was the second time we went to the Royal. The food was incredible and you can order as much and as different items as you wish. The presentation was gorgeous and we even took pictures at the Me..."
  • "We spent the week there, 9/6-9/11. It was a great trip. The food was Awesome. Asiana was our favorite. The waiters at Spice gave us the best service every morning when we went there for breakfast. The..."
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#2 of 10 hotels in Playa Paraiso
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  • "My husband and I are just back from our honeymoon stay at EDR and we loved it. I honestly can't understand some of the complaints from other reviewers. I had used TA extensively before we went and w..."
  • "Just a quick review. Great resort for honeymooners! They make you feel really special. MUST book the Casitas.. they give you that lil bit extra. Yes the sandbags on the beach are ucky, but they a..."
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#39 of 201 hotels in Playa del Carmen
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  • "We stayed for 5 days for our anniversary. At first they tried to put us in a room with 2 double beds pushed together. The front desk said that was all they had until the next day, but when we asked th..."
  • "We stayed at the Riu Palace Riviera Maya from June 30-July 6. From the moment we arrived, we were treated extremely well. From the lobby, which was absolutely beautiful, to the landscaped gardens, ev..."
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#1 of 10 hotels in Playa Paraiso
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  • "My husband and I spent a 2 month honeymoon here beginning of Oct 2008 - I'm very late writing my review! We choose Mexico b/c we wanted a 2-week trip and the best of all-inclusive world and Mexico all..."
  • "It is our 4th time at this hotel. No wonder we keep coming back. As soon as you set foot on the premises you receive a warm welcome by the bell boys and then directed to the reception. Throughout o..."
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#2 of 16 hotels in Puerto Aventuras
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#10 of 10 hotels in Playa Paraiso
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  • "My husband and I just returned from the Mayan Palace. We exchanged through RCI and stayed in a one-bedroom suite. There is construction going on but we were never bothered by the noise and our room wa..."
  • "We just got back, overall the place is great. Service is super; the pool (like everyone says) is great. As far as the Time Share Push, that will always be at all the resorts. If you are not use to ..."
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#99 of 201 hotels in Playa del Carmen
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  • "We stayed at the GSP from July 12-19 and had a great time. Rooms: The rooms very very clean had a wonderful bathroom. Everything in the Jr. Suite Deluxe contained marble floors, a huge king bed and..."
  • "The most amazing Experience of my life! the Sunset Princess is the place to be! amazing staff, amazing food. I could not have asked for a better Trip. I will be coming back in the next two months. Iv ..."
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#100 of 201 hotels in Playa del Carmen
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  • "Just returned from a week at the Grand Riviera Princess. Massive complex (>1100 rooms), but very spaced out, and beautifully landscaped with several large swimming pools. Staff very friendly. Good c..."
  • "We booked this hotel for our honeymoon. We were impressed the second we arrived. We got a free room upgrade when we got there, the rooms were fantastic. We dropped our bags and explored. ..."
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#43 of 201 hotels in Playa del Carmen
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  • "My Husband and I went to the Valentin on our 1 year anniversary! Our checkin was so fast and we were handed cool clothes asap, champagne and then off to our room with Diego giving us even a quick tou..."
  • "e recently stayed at the VIM from July 23-28. It was our first time to Mexico and we had an awesome time. This will also be my first resort review on TripAdvisor ☺ I’ll try to break out some different..."
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#1 of 201 hotels in Playa del Carmen
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  • "I went to this hotel to spend a week. As soon as you get out of the secure area @ Cancun airport, you are going to find your driver waiting for you. They own a fleet of Cadillac Escalades, packed with..."
  • "Okay, if you're reading this review and have never been to the Rosewood Mayakoba...two words. GO NOW!! My wife and I knew from the moment we were picked up at the airport in Cancun that this vacatio..."
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#18 of 201 hotels in Playa del Carmen
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  • "My husband & I stayed at the Riu Palace Mexico from December 18 to December 25, 2004 and after reading countless excellent user reviews I can unequivically state that they were all on the money. Throu..."
  • "My husband and I stayed at RIU Palace Mexico for 4 nights (Dec 8th-Dec 12th), and had a great experience. We were celebrating our 1st anniversary and were looking for a perfect place on the beach to ..."
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#5 of 10 hotels in Playa Paraiso
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  • "We just returned from this resort and I can't wait to go back. My only complaint is that the food is too good and there is too much - I must have gained 5 pounds. There are so many restaurants and so ..."
  • "We ( 2 adults, 1 child 9). May 31-June 7) Check- in went smooth. we got there about 11:30 am.Room wasn't ready so we left our bags and went on a walking trip. We were in building 50. 2nd floor. A..."
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#96 of 201 hotels in Playa del Carmen
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  • "After reading reviews on here we were unsure what to expect but found the Occidental Grand did not disappoint. The grounds is beautiful and whole extensive it has shuttle services. While we were her..."
  • "This review is based on my family of 4's stay from March 29 - 31, 2012. We opted for the Royal Club, and never regretted it for a second. First, let me offer a big "thank you" to the other reviewe..."
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#21 of 201 hotels in Playa del Carmen
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  • "spent the perfect 4 nights here - from breakfast to the beach palapa to the heated plunge pool and outdoor shower - every detail was perfect! having stayed here 10 years ago when it was originally ik..."
  • "Outdoor shower, beautiful beach, an incredibly attentive staff, great food, great friends. I had my first cuban cigar, and took a naked plunge in my private pool. It doesn't get any better than this o..."
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#8 of 201 hotels in Playa del Carmen
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