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The Elements Oceanfront & Beachside Condo Hotel

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Avenida Flamingo Calle 46, Playa del Carmen 77710 Mexico
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#119 of 265 hotels in Playa del Carmen
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The Elements, perfectly located at the beach, features Playa Del Carmen's only private beach and beach club! Our white sandy beaches and emerald green waters are just steps from your private patio. And after the sun goes down, Playa Del Carmen's famous 5th Avenue is mere blocks away! Each of our spacious 1, 2, & 3 bedroom units feature an awe-inspiring ocean view, natural stones, plush furnishings and contemporary decor. Additional amenities include high thread count linens, plasma satellite televisions, upscale appliances, a washer/dryer, premium organic toiletries and a fully-appointed kitchen. In addition to our unobstructed ocean views and private beach and beach club, The Elements features one of Playa's largest pools, a fitness center and spa services right on the beach! Stretch out and make yourself at home during your perfect beach vacation in our "home-like" accommodations!
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Property amenities
Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Pool
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Bar / lounge
Beach
Diving
Car hire
Wifi
Hot tub
Pool / beach towels
Outdoor pool
Snack bar
Snorkeling
Fishing
Business Center with Internet Access
Spa
Full body massage
Massage
Neck massage
Solarium
BBQ facilities
Baggage storage
Concierge
Non-smoking hotel
Outdoor furniture
Sun loungers / beach chairs
Sun umbrellas
Dry cleaning
Laundry service
Self-serve laundry
Washing machine
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Room features
Air conditioning
Private beach
Private balcony
Safe
Kitchenette
Dishwasher
Flatscreen TV
Complimentary toiletries
Sofa
Telephone
Bottled water
Wake-up service / alarm clock
Microwave
Refrigerator
DVD / CD player
Hair dryer
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Ocean view
Non-smoking rooms
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HOTEL STYLE
Modern
Ocean View
Languages Spoken
English, Spanish
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Richard I wrote a review Mar 2020
Boston, Massachusetts114 contributions71 helpful votes
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For the renter Playa can be challenging. The beaches are all public, no umbrellas, no chairs...nothing only the beautiful sea and fine sand. If not staying at a sea side, luxury hotel, the walk from your condo to the beach lugging chairs, umbrellas ect can present an inconvenience. If reluctant to bring your own the options are paying a daily fee to a beach club or renting from locals on beach. The beach clubs provide all you will need, food, comfort and facilities but at a price, also they tend to be noisy with loud, thumping, incessant "music". So you find yourself on a lovely beach with decisions to make every day...can be a hassle! Staying at THE ELEMENTS eliminates all of the above. It has its OWN PRIVATE BEACH, the only condo complex in Playa with this luxury. It has a beautiful extra large pool with showers and a Jacuzzi tub. The complex is configured so that everyone has direct ocean frontage from the large decks, in fact in my condo you could hear the sound of the surf...fantastic!!!The units are spacious with 21/2 baths, gigantic showers and plenty of closet space. This was the best condo that I have ever seen,and I travel often. When renting premium properties one expects amenities..air, large screen TVs, stainless ect. However, the defining quality is service. The Elements has a virtual army of people to groom the grounds..always, every day. The maid, Mari, was gracious and pleasant, amazing as we speak no Spanish and she no English but it worked with a smile. Miguel, the 'manager' was fantastic..always. Speaks perfect English, always available for anything or everything...yes is the first word out of his mouth...toaster broken?one hour Miguel delivers a new one...trouble getting US TV channels phone in minutes...set up computer, cell phone ect..done...restaurant or travel info..pick up the phone..and wait for knock on door..my wife wanted her nails done...Miguel has someone..I needed a barber...done! Message on beach done....get the picture? And I must say the everyone at complex was gracious..always. Luxury and amenities come with a price. The 2 bed condos are expensive but they can easily accomodate 6..the two floor penthouses are gigantic, complete with private roof top jacuzzi, but can easily sleep 8 or more with kids. If you want a memorable vaca and are willing to pay extra , but not that much extra, this is the place to bask in the sea, sun and go to a private beach with a private bar and a private message tent.
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Date of stay: February 2020
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Room Tip: We,my wife and I, did not like the pool side first floor units..not much privacy..personal opinion
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Response from Marcus Roehmer, General Manager at The Elements Oceanfront & Beachside Condo Hotel
Responded Aug 12, 2020
Wow, thanks so much Richard for the kind words! We need you on the team to write inspiring descriptions :) We're thrilled to have been able to play a part in your Playa del Carmen vacation. By the sounds of it, it was a great one! We appreciate the thought you put into the review as it is helpful for us to see what is working and what we can improve upon, not to mention the details are extremely helpful for other travelers seeking information on Playa del Carmen rentals. It's beyond awesome to hear that our clients' expectations have been met. We hope to see you again soon at the Elements. Until next time!
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hfarry wrote a review Nov 2019
Lafayette, California6 contributions2 helpful votes
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Fabulous Family Vacation! I recently booked a surprise family trip through Brick management at the Elements Condo property in Playa De Carmen, Mexico. The booking was easy through the Brick website. The management was responsive, answering all of my questions in both phone and emails. I got a great price on the accommodations and airport transportation when I booked over the phone. The Elements complex and our unit was the perfect condo for our adult family trip. I selected unit #124 at the Elements Property. The condo was beautiful, we had a great ocean view, a spacious layout, stylish furnishings, comfortable beds, and lovely linens. The best was the gorgeous patio and ocean views. Miguel from Brick was so helpful he acted as a concierge giving us constant recommendations. I would highly recommend booking with Brick the experience did not disappoint. I can't wait to go back! We all had a great time and loved the location, service, beaches, and amazing food. Thanks, HB
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Date of stay: November 2019
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Room Tip: The Elements location was ideal at the end of the busy strip, walkable and bikeable to everything!
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Response from BricRental, Guest Relations Manager at The Elements Oceanfront & Beachside Condo Hotel
Responded Dec 9, 2019
We couldn't be more happy to hear that our team was able to play a part in your memorable Playa del Carmen vacation! Thank you for choosing Bric, we appreciate your business and the wonderful comments. It would be a pleasure to welcome you back to paradise again. Until next time!
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nkster wrote a review Aug 2019
San Francisco, California93 contributions14 helpful votes
Absolutely loved everything about the Elements. We had the 4 bedroom penthouse with an amazing view from both floors of the condo. We booked through BRIC...and the entire experience was top notch. The communication prior to and during our visit was just great. As we took trips to Tulum, cenotes, etc... we couldn't wait to get back to the property to enjoy what it offered. Miguel...the ambassador was just excellent...for all of our needs and was available all day long.
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Date of stay: August 2019
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Response from BricRental, Guest Relations Manager at The Elements Oceanfront & Beachside Condo Hotel
Responded Sep 9, 2019
Wow, what a wonderful review! It sounds as though your trip to Playa del Carmen was one to remember. Thank you for taking the time to tell us about your experience. We're so happy that Miguel and The Elements met your expectations and that you felt comfortable (and enjoyed the views!) It would be a pleasure to see you again, come back soon!
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Alla713 wrote a review Aug 2019
San Francisco, California2 contributions
We had really nice experience at the Elements condo. The apartment is very beautiful, service was great and perfect location, just few minutes walking to the shops and restaurants. The beach was perfect too, very little or no seaweed for nine days that we were there.
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Date of stay: August 2019Trip type: Traveled with friends
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Response from BricRental, Guest Relations Manager at The Elements Oceanfront & Beachside Condo Hotel
Responded Sep 9, 2019
We are thrilled to hear that you enjoyed your vacation in Playa del Carmen. Thank you for choosing The Elements and for taking the time to leave your positive feedback. It was a pleasure to be of service and our team welcomes the opportunity to serve you again. Until next time!
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Candra D wrote a review Jul 2019
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We brought our good friend down for his 70th birthday. We have been to Playa several times and always admired The Elements. My low number is for several reasons I will explain here. 1. Roaches. Our room was FULL of roaches. 2. This is a VERY family friendly place and there were kids of all ages filling the pool. Apparently it is ok for the kids to have scooters and ride them anywhere in the pool area. I asked the front staff if they could ask the kids to keep it down and all they said was “sorry”. 3. NOISE. Just to the right of The Elements is a large scale condo being built. Constant being and LOUD banging from 7am-dark, every day except Sunday. 4. The elephant in the room, SEAWEED. It is everywhere and they cannot keep up with it. It is stacked as high as a6 foot person. There are teams of people scraping daily and tractors and trucks lining the shoreline. The smell is hideous, like rotten eggs because it’s just sitting and rotting. There is tons of noise with the tractors on the beach. Sadly, a vacation that was to be relaxing and quiet was not what we expected. We won’t be back.
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Date of stay: July 2019Trip type: Traveled with friends
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Response from BricRental, Public Relations Manager at The Elements Oceanfront & Beachside Condo Hotel
Responded Jul 22, 2019
Dear Candra, How dismaying to hear you came to celebrate such a special occasion and it was not what you expected. These are most definitely not the types of memories our team wants guests to leave with. While the seaweed situation is an issue we really wish we had some kind of control over, there is little that can be resolved. As for the cockroaches, that is unacceptable, as well as the scooters around the pool area. This should have been handled in a more professional manner. Your feedback is very much appreciated and we will discuss this with the team to be sure that what could have been made better, is handled differently in the future. This is not a typical stay at the Elements and we hope you will reconsider and allow us to deliver the high standard of service you are entitled to as a valued guest.
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PRICE RANGE
$183 - $481 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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LOCATION
MexicoYucatan PeninsulaQuintana RooRiviera MayaPlaya del Carmen
NUMBER OF ROOMS
92
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Frequently Asked Questions about The Elements Oceanfront & Beachside Condo Hotel
Which popular attractions are close to The Elements Oceanfront & Beachside Condo Hotel?
Nearby attractions include Xavage Park by Xcaret (0.2 miles), La Casa del Habano (0.3 miles), and La 5ta Hacienda (0.2 miles).
What are some of the property amenities at The Elements Oceanfront & Beachside Condo Hotel?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, a pool, and a lounge.
Which room amenities are available at The Elements Oceanfront & Beachside Condo Hotel?
Top room amenities include a kitchenette, air conditioning, and a flat screen TV.
What food & drink options are available at The Elements Oceanfront & Beachside Condo Hotel?
Guests can enjoy a lounge, barbeque facilities, and a snack bar during their stay.
Is parking available at The Elements Oceanfront & Beachside Condo Hotel?
Yes, free parking is available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to The Elements Oceanfront & Beachside Condo Hotel?
Conveniently located restaurants include Salento, Luma taverna del mar, and Fuego Restaurante y Cantina.
Are there opportunities to exercise at The Elements Oceanfront & Beachside Condo Hotel?
Yes, guests have access to a pool and a fitness center during their stay.
Is The Elements Oceanfront & Beachside Condo Hotel located near the city center?
Yes, it is 0.7 miles away from the center of Playa del Carmen.
Are any cleaning services offered at The Elements Oceanfront & Beachside Condo Hotel?
Yes, dry cleaning and laundry service are offered to guests.
Which languages are spoken by the staff at The Elements Oceanfront & Beachside Condo Hotel?
The staff speaks multiple languages, including English and Spanish.
Are there any historical sites close to The Elements Oceanfront & Beachside Condo Hotel?
Many travelers enjoy visiting Zona Arqueologica Playa del Carmen (1.7 miles).