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Ocean Coral & Turquesa
3.5 of 5 Resort (All-Inclusive)   |   SM 12, Mza 15, Lote 1-02, 103 Predio Maria Irene | Municipio Benito Juarez, Puerto Morelos 77511 , Mexico   |  
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Ranked #8 of 23 Hotels in Puerto Morelos
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“Go see Grease!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2013 via mobile

Usually I stay at these all inclusive resorts for the beach and the restaurants, but the entertainment here is surprisingly entertaining. My family and I were bored one night and stopped by the theater one night for a reproduction of Grease and returned every night!

Stayed December 2012
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OCT-CustomerService, Manager at Ocean Coral & Turquesa, responded to this review, March 22, 2013
Dear Greaselovrr,
It is with reward that we learn that on your last visit to OCT your vacations were satisfactory. Furthermore that you appreciated the talent of our entertainment staff and that their hard work during the shows did not passed unnoticed. We are grateful for taking your time to post your review. We hope that you will return to our resort in a near future.
Warm regards,
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
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  • Rooms
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Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2013

We arrived at the Ocean Coral and Turqusa resort on March 6, 2013 and stayed until the 16th. We had a gorgeous beachside wedding ceremony on Saturday March 9th. We had 20 guest that were able to make the trip as well. Ana Bautista and her wedding crew (Cynthia and Claudia) were outstanding. They did everything from ensuring the beach decor was set up, ordering our flowers, coordinating music (letting us customize our own), setting up for a champaign toast, ordering or photographer, scheduling hair and makeup appointments at the spa on the resort, scheduling the reception, and ordering our wedding cake. We had dinner/reception at the Marina Grill. The restaurant has a very beachy/open environment that overlooks the pool and palm trees. For dinner we had a Carribean grill that included steak, chicken, vegetables, and a baked potato. Nearly all the guests commented on how great dinner was. The wedding cake was delicious. We ordered coconut. We had a staff at the restaurant that were dedicated to getting us drinks and ensuring things were taken care of. The wine that was served was a bit watered down, but perhaps I say that because we are big wine drinkers at home. After the wedding we had a few drinks in the lobby bar which was always a great place to hang out. There is a large seating area and sometimes live entertainment. By far, the lobby was the most active lobby we have ever seen. To our advantage, on Saturdays at 10:30pm there is a live Latino band that plays at the Pool Bar. All of our guests relocated to the Pool Bar for a night of dancing to live music. Back in Chicago, to have a live band play at your wedding can cost up to $3,000. For us, it was FREE. It was the best night of our lives. We ended up staying for another week. We read many reviews before planning our trip and all the negative comments that we took note of noticed that all were quite petty. There was always a sun bathing chair to sit/lay in by the pool. The entire staff was incredible. Probably the best customer service I have ever seen. People were willing to do anything to make you happy. We had much appreciation for several members of the wait staff. One being, and that we still talk about til this day is Luis at Le Creperie. He was amazing!! We had our "dinner under the stars" a few days after our wedding there and Luis took care of us. He treated us like rockstars. Constantly making sure our glasses were filled. Our table was clean, and even took a few pictures for us. Our room was incredible. We stayed in the Honeymoon suit which included 2 rooms. A TV room and the master bedroom. There was a hot tub on our patio. It was a bit difficult to figure out how to run it, but with a quick call to the Privledge desk, someone was on their way to help. We also did a few excursions through the resort. I felt the safest booking through the resort even though there might have been some other places on the beach that sold for cheaper. We swam with the dolphins....no words for it beyond AWESOME!! I have never done something like that before and I highly recommend it. We also took a catamaran to Isla Mujeras. For $80 the excursion included transportation to and from, catamaran ride, open bar, lunch, snorkling, swim with a friendly shark, and stop for shopping on the island. The whole excursion was from 9-5pm and a great way to spend the day. Couple of tips for those that will be vacationing here soon: bring larger cups for drinks by the pool. We brough some Turvis Tumblers. The staff will fill any cup you give them. For drinks--ask for a double, they will give it to you. If you have the means, pay for the PRIVLEDGE status. You get top shelf drinks and it makes a difference. We would highly recommend the Ocean Coral and Turquesa. The entire experience is one that we will never forget and hope to make it back there again.

  • Stayed March 2013, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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OCT-CustomerService, Manager at Ocean Coral & Turquesa, responded to this review, March 22, 2013
Dear Stephanie C,
We are glad to learn that your stay at our resort was satisfactory and must important, that your wedding day got over your expectations. Furthermore, that it was a memorable experience for you and your family. It is good to know that all the arrangements were as planned and rest assure that we will extend your gratitude to our wedding department and all the members of our staff that made your experience unforgettable. We want to express our gratitude for your review and for your recommendations. We hope to have the opportunity to host your 1st anniversary trip next year.
Warm regards,
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Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2013

We enjoyed our week in the sun. The resort was very well maintained. The rooms were spotless and well designed. The food was good, I ate alot. Kids spent the whole week in the pool. Really enjoyed the evening entertainment put on by Gustavo, Didier, Maybritt, Erica, Israel, Hugo, Nelly Raul and Lauro!!

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  • Stayed March 2013, traveled with family
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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OCT-CustomerService, Manager at Ocean Coral & Turquesa, responded to this review, March 22, 2013
Dear Gordon G,
Thank you very much for sharing your review. It is very gratifying to learn that you enjoyed your stay at OCT and appreciated the cleanliness of our facilities and variety in our food offer. Furthermore, that you had a good time at our resort with our entertainment team. We look forward your next visit.
Bests,
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2013

We had our second visit to OCT Mayan last week with our 4 kids and had a terrific time. The entire staff was extremely helpful and accommodating especially Veronica at the kids pool bar and Erica and Ursa and Maibritt at Daisy Land. The Disney show they put on that included all 4 kids was the cutest thing I've ever seen. Thanks so much for giving us another great vacation! Can't wait to come back next year.

  • Stayed March 2013, traveled with family
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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OCT-CustomerService, Manager at Ocean Coral & Turquesa, responded to this review, March 22, 2013
Dear Steve G,
It is a pleasure to learn that your last visit to OCT was a nice experience for you and your family. Furthermore we are glad to learn that the kids in your group had a wonderful vacation with our Daisy Club staff, and also that they had the opportunity to participate in our Disney Show. We truly appreciate your recommendations and we hope to have the opportunity to host your family once again at OCT.
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2013 via mobile

We just got back from the resort last week and had a wonderful time. It is the perfect resort for families. I don't know if I would suggest it for a honeymoon though. Very clean and the food was amazing. A little annoyed how people save loungers but it is what it is we still had a fabulous vacation. Lots of activities and the entertainment staff did amazing involving the ones that wanted to be involved. I would recommend if you have small children and are going to hang at the Daisy Club to ask for a room on that side of the resort.

  • Stayed March 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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OCT-CustomerService, Manager at Ocean Coral & Turquesa, responded to this review, March 22, 2013
Dear Tcampbell75,
We are grateful for choosing OCT as your vacation destination, and also for taking your time to share your opinion with the community. It is gratifying to learn that you found satisfactory our family atmosphere, service, food and entertainment offer. Thank you for recommending our Daisy Club to the community. We will be more than glad to welcome you one more time on the near future.
Bests,
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Greeley, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2013

This was our first trip out of the country and because of our stay at the Ocean Coral it is something we plan on doing every year. They had great service, lots of activities, and it was a great deal. One of the best things is it sits practically right on the beach. I would definitely come back.

  • Stayed March 2013, traveled with friends
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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OCT-CustomerService, Manager at Ocean Coral & Turquesa, responded to this review, March 22, 2013
Dear Ben L,
With reward we learn that you have chosen our resort for your first trip to Mexico and that you found your experience at our facilities satisfactory. Furthermore that due to our performance you are willing to return every year. We appreciate that you took your time to share your comments about OCT. It will be an honor for us to host you next year and exceed your expectations.
Warm regards,
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2013 via mobile

We loved the place!! It's gorgeous!! Lots of food options. The "snack bar" had steaks, pizza, salads, hamburgers, etc. 4 different pools, 4 different atmospheres. My only complaint is the bed linens and the hardness if the bed.

We and 10 other people were chosen for a special dinner with the chef of the hotel, Victor . We were given a tour of the kitchen network and then Victor prepared a wonderful meal for us. Each course was beautiful and exotic. The menu items were not things we would typically order, but the taste was exceptional. It was a wonderful evening.

We can't wait to go back!!

  • Stayed March 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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OCT-CustomerService, Manager at Ocean Coral & Turquesa, responded to this review, March 22, 2013
Dear Deeswartz,
We want to express our thankfulness for your kind comments regarding your experience at our resort. Gladly we read that you were amazed by our Chef’s Table dinner and by the hard work and friendliness of our Chef Víctor and the entirety of our staff. We are truly thankful for your comments regarding the bed linens, which will be shared with our Housekeeping Manager. Thank you for your review and we look forward your next vacations at OCT.
Kind regards,
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Address: SM 12, Mza 15, Lote 1-02, 103 Predio Maria Irene | Municipio Benito Juarez, Puerto Morelos 77511 , Mexico
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Location: Mexico > Yucatan Peninsula > Quintana Roo > Riviera Maya > Puerto Morelos
Amenities:
Beach Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free Parking Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Spa Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#4 Family Hotel in Puerto Morelos
#6 Business Hotel in Puerto Morelos
#7 Romantic Hotel in Puerto Morelos
#8 Top resorts Hotel in Puerto Morelos
#8 Spa Hotel in Puerto Morelos
#8 On the Beach Hotel in Puerto Morelos
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Ocean Coral & Turquesa 3.5*
Number of rooms: 591
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