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Petit Lafitte

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Harrogate, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We have literally just left this magical place and already looking forward to our next visit. Arrival - friendly, efficient check-in, highlighting all the important areas Our room - we had an ocean view bungalow - absolutely perfect! Clean, with all amenities and just a stone's throw from the beach Food - both breakfast and dinner were lovely (we were... More 

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Wood Ridge, New Jersey
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6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This hotel was everything I hoped for & it delivered.. Its beach front, calm, surrounded by trees, well maintained rooms & good food.. We stayed in a Ocean View Bungalow & I would highly recommend Bungalows over the other rooms. The entrees are limited in the restaurant but the food is good & authentic, the breakfast is kind of mexican... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a fabulous 4 nights at Petite Lafitte; we were upgraded to an ocean view room on the ground floor near the bar and the lovely ocean. The staff were amazing, especially Luis, David and Ivan and everyone did their utmost to make sure our stay was first class. The food was very good indeed, and we appreciated being... More 

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Marietta, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

If you want to be right near the beach, this is the place for you. We stayed at Petit Lafitte in July 2016 and had a fantastic time. The staff was excellent and the food was delicious. We had an Ocean View Bungalow and it was perfect!!! This place is truly amazing.

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Northampton, Massachusetts
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We just got home from 5 nights at Petite Lafitte. We can't wait to return. From the moment we arrived the staff made us feel welcome and made sure we had everything we needed. We stayed in a Bungalow which was wonderful. Quiet night's sleep. The bird and animal sanctuary connected to the property is wonderful. Got to feed a... More 

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Houston, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My family and I (wife and three teenagers) had a great stay at Petit Lafitte. The staff was extremely helpful and courteous. David the concierge took care of our every need and arranged multiple excursions for us. Food, beach, and bar were all great. Definitely recommend this resort. However, if you are looking for a large party type resort this... More 

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Simsbury, Connecticut
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

In an area literally surrounded by colossal resorts, this small, well run, friendly, unassuming, gem really stands out. We stayed in a bungalow steps away from the beach for 3 days before going to a 5 star all-inclusive for the rest of our stay in the area. It's in a wonderful location. The staff was extremely helpful and friendly in... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If your plan is to be right by the water please book a room at Petit Lafitte. If you want to ride a golf cart, or literally hike to enjoy the water, then go to a resort. It you want to eat every meal fresh made from scratch and cooked by talented chefs please book at Petit Lafitte. If you... More 

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Logan, Utah
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed at Petit Lafite in July 2016. I picked the hotel based on the reviews. It was exactly as expected. The hotel itself is not luxury or high end modern, BUT it's perfect. Clean, comfortable and well maintained. It's located just on the beach, it takes a couple minutes to swing by your room, the bar, the restaurant or... More 

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Ivan F, Director of Sales at Petit Lafitte, responded to this review

Dear BenRWiart, Thank you very much for your visit to Petit Lafitte, and also for taking part of your time to write and post a review. We love to hear that you would stay here again when/if you return to PDC area. That is the perfect outcome to our work in creating vacation experiences. You are right, we are not... More 

New York City, New York
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5 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The best part about the Petit Lafitte was the beautiful beach. There are lounging chairs and hammocks to relax in and a bar to grab drinks and snacks. The water is crystal clear and pleasant to swim around or snorkel in and there are very few people. We also had a lovely view of the water from our room and... More 

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Ivan F, Director of Sales at Petit Lafitte, responded to this review

Dear BrittonNB, Greetings to the big Apple from Playa del Carmen México. Thank you for your review, it sounds like the positives were bigger than the negatives and that in the end you left with a satisfactory feeling. However, rest assured that we have taken careful note that you did not like the food we serve. We’re sorry to hear... More 

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Amenities

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

Additional Information about Petit Lafitte

Address: Carretera Cancun - Chetumal km 296 + 2.1 | Xcalacoco, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
Location: Mexico > Yucatan Peninsula > Quintana Roo > Riviera Maya > Playa del Carmen
Price Range: $149 - $282 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Petit Lafitte 3.5*
Number of rooms: 50
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Also Known As:
Petit Lafitte Hotel Playa Del Carmen
Petit Lafitte Playa Del Carmen
Petit Lafitte Riviera Maya/Playa Del Carmen, Mexico
Hotel Style:
#6 Family Hotel in Playa del Carmen
#8 Top resorts Hotel in Playa del Carmen
#11 On the Beach Hotel in Playa del Carmen
#13 Romantic Hotel in Playa del Carmen
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