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Casa Freud

5ta. Av. Norte #192 Entre Calle 8 y 10, Fraccion 2 | Center, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
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Las Vegas, Nevada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2016

Once again, staying at Casa Freud --I can't even count how many times I've been here and have stayed in most of the rooms. :) It was nice to be back and to see they have been renovating some more. Now they even have a nice pool in the garden area. The location is perfect, in the middle of everything.... More 

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Rome, Italy
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2016 via mobile

We were 5 Italian guys, for 10 days we got the penthouse, a big apartment based in 2 floors with 3 bathrooms and 3 bedrooms + big balcony with table where you can relax. It's in the 5th avenue, 5 avenida near the corner With the 10th. For my opinion the best location in playa Del Carmen if you care... More 

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posadafr, Propietario at Casa Freud, responded to this review

Thank you for your nice review, we hope to see you again soon. The party is still going, but the BPM ends tomorrow (18th of January)and Playa del Carmen will settle down again. Here in Playa, we just broke New Years Eve records. The Riviera Maya, especially Playa del Carmen is the NYE destination for most of Europe and North... More 

Ciudad Juarez, Mexico
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2015

We got suite #6 which has its own entrance on 5th avenue and a terrace with a great view over the avenue. It is perfect if you plan on partying every night or if you like to listen to classic rock music from the bar next door until 2am which we didn't mind at all. I'm not fond of the... More 

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Boca Raton, Florida
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2015 via mobile

We had the penthouse for the whole family, which was convenient. The place was not very clean, there were a lot of bugs, specially in the bathroom. The top room didn't have enough a/c, the shower just trickled water, the safe (which you have to pay for) worked only some times. Yes, it's noisy but we knew that from other... More 

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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23 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014

I contacted and booked with Casa Freud directly and it was very simple. The owner is very responsive and helps find the right room for you. I wanted to be in the middle of all the action and I took Suite #5 which is up on second floor with a terrace overlooking 5th Ave. Great spacious room, queen (maybe king?)... More 

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New York City, New York
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2014

I just returned from staying at Posada Freud for 7 days. For starters, I did read the reviews on the site before I still decided to go ahead and book my hotel. With that being said, the reviews did not lie. The place is right on 5th a little hard to find when you first get there but if you're... More 

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posadafr, Propietario at Casa Freud, responded to this review

I am sorry that your stay at Casa Freud was not fot your full satisfaction. Some time ago we switched from a usual hotel to a guesthouse with room service twice a week. The house offers greate security, entrance (gate) is closed all day long, no one can enter without the house keyes. Beach towels and safe box keys are... More 

Oceano
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42 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014

I only stayed here 2 nights, but it was a nice clean little place with a friendly staff. It's right on 5th Ave, easy yo get to everything. It's not fancy, and really has no amenities. But if you're needing something economical and clean, this is a good option. There is a noisy bar next door, but you're on vacation...... More 

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Seattle, WA
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2014

I stayed here a few years ago but it was perfect when I did! It's right on quinta avenida and close to the beach. The staff was really nice and cute little bar in front was great to people watch and chat with others. The price was really cheap for what I got. Was worth way more and better than... More 

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Lucerne, Switzerland
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4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2014

We stayed here already a year ago, but this time was a little disappointing. First of all, the well known after hour club la Santanera is newly located in Calle 10 between 5th and 10th avenue. This means, almost next door to the Posada and therefore loud electronical music until 6 in the morning, almost every night. Secondly, the rooms... More 

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2013

This is a really nice and good value option for staying in the heart of Playa del Carmen. We received a warm welcome when we arrived - there is someone at reception for most of the day and night, which makes you feel very secure and looked after. The bed was really comfortable, and the room was cool (we did... More 

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Amenities

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  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Beachfront
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Minimum stay 3 nights: Casa Freud is located on 5th Avenue, the most famous pedestrian zone of the Riviera Maya, between 8th and 10th Streets, in the heart of Playa del Carmen. The comfortable PENTHOUSE is perfect for big parties up to 12 people, the other ROOMS accommodate from 1 to 4 people. CASA FREUD is surrounded by countless discos, bars,restaurants, cafes, dive shops, boutiques, handycrafts,travel and tour agencies...Etc. Enjoy a night out on the town in the pulsating nightlife of Playa or relax in the atmosphere of our shady garden filled with tropical almond trees. PLEASE NOTE: Our location is the right place for people who plan to enjoy an active nightlife, but not for people, who love early nights. Live music at our neighbor's bar nightly from 7:00pm to 12:00am,they bar closes at 2:00am.Casa Freud is just a three-minute walk to the white sandy beach and the several shades of the crystal blue Caribbean sea. Our go-to beach club, Lido Bar, is a centrally located bar and beach club, between 10th and 12th Streets and it offers Casa Freud guests lounge chairs, washrooms and shower in exchange for just one order of food or drink. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Casa Freud

Address: 5ta. Av. Norte #192 Entre Calle 8 y 10, Fraccion 2 | Center, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
Location: Mexico > Yucatan Peninsula > Quintana Roo > Riviera Maya > Playa del Carmen
Price Range: $47 - $111 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 9
Also Known As:
Posada Freud Hotel
Posada Freud Playa Del Carmen
Casa Freud Riviera Maya/Playa Del Carmen, Mexico
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