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Petit Lafitte

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Free Wifi
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Reviewed December 31, 2015

This was our family of four's 8th time at Petit Lafitte, and our second year in a row spending Christmas there with our extended family of 10 people As usual, the stay was terrific, and Guillermo and his staff were fabulous. The weather was great,...More

4  Thank LMcM4
Response from Ivan F, Director of Sales at Petit LafitteResponded January 6, 2016

Dear Lizzie, I think the fact that you love Petit Lafitte so much is in your genes! We’re so honored that you have been coming for 8 years and that this was your second time in a row for Christmas. We love your folks who...More

Reviewed December 30, 2015

We have been visiting the "Mayan Rivera" for over thirty years. This area below Cancun is now a jumble of very large resorts; however, one gem remains - Petit Lafitte! This is a small beach hotel resort that has retained its ambience from their beginnings...More

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4  Thank Bryce N
Response from Ivan F, Director of Sales at Petit LafitteResponded January 5, 2016

Hola Bryce N, Happy New Year and Thank you very much for your kind review. I gather you have seen a lot since your first visits to this region 30 years ago. You probably think, like many, that it has gotten overdeveloped. We are so...More

Reviewed December 30, 2015

This small resort has a great beach, good food and helpful staff. Unlike the mega resorts all around Cancun, this gives you the feel of "real" Mexico. But, you are close to the shopping and activities in Playa del Carmen and the attractions like Xcaret...More

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2  Thank YoseKen
Response from Ivan F, Director of Sales at Petit LafitteResponded January 4, 2016

Dear xoxoxoxoxoxoxoxoxoxo Certainly, we created Petit lafitte, in the image of the old Capitan Lafitte, which started back in the mid 70s when everything was still pristine and authentic. We realized that sticking to a sincere Mexican atmosphere was the way to go, and your...More

Reviewed December 29, 2015

On our arrival at Petit Lafitte, I knew that we had found a "real gem" and I was so right. Our delightful bungalow was just steps from the water and it was perfect. We spent six days there with our grandsons- who had garden view...More

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1  Thank Linda A
Response from Ivan F, Director of Sales at Petit LafitteResponded January 4, 2016

Dear Linda A, Thank you very much for taking time to write a review for Petit Lafitte. We’re really glad to read that you had a great time and that as days went by, your initial feeling that you had found a gem, were confirmed....More

Reviewed December 28, 2015

My husband and I met my mother and her partner for Christmas at Petit Lafitte. All the positive reviews were correct; we loved every part of our stay here. From the amazing food, incredible staff, clean and well-cared for rooms, and quiet beach access- it...More

1  Thank lindsayderee
Response from Ivan F, Director of Sales at Petit LafitteResponded January 2, 2016

Happy New Year Linsayderee We’re very glad to hear that your decision to spend your Christmas at Petit Lafitte, and travel with you mother and respective partners was a joyous experience. So much that you are already hoping to return. We’re so honored for that...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Beachfront
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Airport Transportation
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Outdoor pool
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$194 - $335 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#4 Family Hotel in Playa del Carmen
#4 Top resorts Hotel in Playa del Carmen
#5 On the Beach Hotel in Playa del Carmen
#13 Romantic Hotel in Playa del Carmen
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
$194 - $335 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#4 Family Hotel in Playa del Carmen
#4 Top resorts Hotel in Playa del Carmen
#5 On the Beach Hotel in Playa del Carmen
#13 Romantic Hotel in Playa del Carmen
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Grace B
January 21, 2018|
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Response from Ivan F | Property representative |
Hola Grace, Airport shuttle is available trough the hotel's page. You can also find a myriad of options on line. Many of them very cheap. To be sincere, we never use the cheapest of anything at Petit Lfitte, but we find... More
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Hayhay023
January 12, 2018|
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Almost half of the toal of bungalows have king size beds. Each Bungalow has also a loft with a double bed on top.
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jmccollo
January 7, 2018|
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Every room and Bungalow has air conditioning. We stayed in a Bungalow last winter and are staying in another one in 2 weeks coming and it has very modern and very good a/c. No fears there.
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