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Pelicano Inn

Calle 8 entre 5a. y Zona Federal | Zona Federal, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
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Puebla, Mexico
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44 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Not so luxurious hotel at only 50m of the quinta avenida. No tv, no parking, very loud airco but clean, great free coffee in the morning, no further recommendations. Good price if you only want to sleep.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2016 via mobile

What a great hotel. Luis (front desk guy) was SO nice, and so helpful. And the staff in general were all very mannerly. The room is clean, but don't expect a luxury suite. They provide huge plush beach towels also. The air conditioner in the room was a blessing. Right on the beach, and bathrooms and a shower are also... More 

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Kalamazoo, Michigan
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17 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016

TripAdvisor friends, We stayed in room 109 for 7 days, starting May 26th. Getting to the hotel can be a little bit tricky, because its location is in the middle of the block. So, you have to come from the 8th street, on the south side of it. You'll see a sign for Pelicano Inn and the entrance into a... More 

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Norway
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36 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2016

The location is great, at the beach and in the center of Playa del Carmen.A nice garden in the hotels backyard. We were there during the BPM-festival and it was horrible. That`s not the hotels fault, but I recommend everyone who`s going in january to stay away from this hotel during that festival. The bar next to the hotels restaurant... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2016

Great location on the beach, on 5th the main shopping, bar, restaurant location. About 4 blocks walking to the ferry to Cozumel $7. ADO bus from Cancun or to Tulum real close. Not 5 star hotel, but clean, ok bed, best location!

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2016

This hotel should not exist anymore. When you book a hotel room and get there you will have a room which smells mold. It was built about 50 years ago. They still charge their guests hotel prices when they should be called as hostel. On the beach the employees don't help your get a parasol. Instead of having vacation you... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2016

I stayed at the Pelicano for 2 nights and really enjoyed it. For a hotel directly on the beach the price is crazy good, I couldn't believe my luck to get a room there! Check in was fast, the girl working the front desk was so nice. You get a beach towel card and a lock and key for the... More 

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Bucharest, Romania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2016

Honey Moon room is the best room you can rent here, with beautiful view on the ocean, from a large terrace with long chairs and jacuzzi. Inside, the room is pretty large, with a large bathroom. The hotel started to be renovate, if the process will continue I am pretty sure it will be one of the best place cu... More 

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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12 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2016 via mobile

The hotel is located inbetween the beach and the Quinta Avenida, with direct access to the beach. The room prices are really fair, so I would recommend staying in the hotel. My only complaints are that the hotel seemed to be understaffed and they are paranoid with the towels. We stayed for 4 days and the only day when we... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2016

We were spending just one night in Playa after Luke Bryan's Crash My Playa event in Puerto Aventuras and were pleasantly surprised with this little gem. I've only stayed at all inclusives up until now and this experience has definitely opened my eyes to what else is available. Our time was very short so the experience is limited, but the... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Room Service
  • Multilingual Staff

Additional Information about Pelicano Inn

Address: Calle 8 entre 5a. y Zona Federal | Zona Federal, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
Location: Mexico > Yucatan Peninsula > Quintana Roo > Riviera Maya > Playa del Carmen
Price Range: $47 - $198 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Pelicano Inn 2.5*
Number of rooms: 38
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Also Known As:
Pelicano Hotel Playa Del Carmen
Pelicano Playa Del Carmen
Pelicano Inn Playa Del Carmen
Pelicano Inn Riviera Maya/Playa Del Carmen, Mexico
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#76 On the Beach Hotel in Playa del Carmen
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