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Posada Luna del Sur

Calle Luna Norte 5, Tulum 77780 Mexico
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#22 of 180 hotels in Tulum
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Posada Luna del Sur is a delightful small boutique hotel of 12 private suites, which has earned praise for excellence value, service, comfort and quality from travelers around the world. The suites are graciously proportioned and lovingly appointed. Immaculately maintained suites include; king size or twin beds sleeping accommodations (roll-away beds available for parties of three on request) cozy sitting area, balcony or patio area, mini fridge, unlimited complimentary bottled water, ceiling fans, A/C, security safe, cable TV, free WiFi hot spot, hot water, 24 hour security/bellhop, concierge services, tour desk, and our signature a la carte breakfast inspire care-free times and peaceful dreams! Our hotel is focused on value, service, comfort and quality. We have won multiple TripAdvisor Traveler´s Choice awards throughout the years; our most recent in 2017 for the best ¨value¨ hotel. We believe you can still stay at a quality boutique hotel in Tulum, without breaking your bank. A gem in the Riviera Maya, we invite you to come and discover why!
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Free parking
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Non-smoking hotel
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English, French, Spanish
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Marquismtl wrote a review Feb 2020
Montreal, Canada3 contributions2 helpful votes
Been coming down to tulum for years now and done it a few ways. I keep coming back to posada Luna del Sur because it really has everything you need in the perfect location. Nestled in tulum pueblo you are close to the nightlife, great authentic food and the beautiful vibrant local community. Such a magical spot. I will be back in the spring! Why not? Breakfasts are great! 24hr security, wifi, parking amazing management and ownership to cater to all your needs. I will only come back to stay here! Thank you posada Luna del Sur! Really a home away from home!
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Date of stay: December 2019Trip type: Traveled with friends
Mike wrote a review Dec 2019
Montreal, Canada21 contributions5 helpful votes
Been staying at this place almost yearly for at least 8 years at this point and everything is always great. Always great to see the same smiling staff as it's a family run business, it really gives everything a friendlier more personal touch. The rooms are nice and clean and cozy and breakfast on the rooftop in the morning is always delicious! There's always someone at the door to keep things safe and secure and greet you when you come back in the evening. Tulum itself is also amazing, the sargassum (seaweed) issue on the beaches that was a problem for a bit there is completely gone this year. The beaches and sea were clean and pristine and the weather just lovely. Posada Luna is the perfect little spot from which to enjoy the gorgeous scenery. No worries here, enjoy your stay!
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Date of stay: November 2019
Room Tip: The second floor has stronger wifi if you need that.
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Paul M wrote a review Mar 2019
Seattle, Washington4 contributions2 helpful votes
Great service, wonderful breakfast and excellent location. We needed a room for one night only and this was an excellent choice. It’s within walking distance from many restaurants and close to the main highway. We expected a typical free“continental breakfast” and were stunned at their menu choices. It was a nice sit down breakfast under a palapa and delicious! Thank you
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Date of stay: March 2019Trip type: Traveled with family
Response from Tom E, Owner at Posada Luna del Sur
Responded Dec 2, 2019
Thank you very much for your review! We really appreciate your comments about the breakfast! We honestly believe we have one of, if not, the best breakfast in town, we are happy it exceeded your expectations! Please come back soon, gracias!
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Brooklet425 wrote a review Mar 2019
Staunton, Virginia237 contributions192 helpful votes
We were in Tulum for one night and we were so happy to find this place. We were traveling on what I consider to be a "normal" budget (i.e. We didn't want expensive and fancy resorts, but we didn't want cheap hostels either). Our choices seemed to be beachfront hotels that were at least $300 or more (mostly more), or hotels in town that were much, much cheaper but had a lot of concerning reviews. We stumbled onto Posada Luna del Sur and after reading so many good reviews, we decided to make a reservation to stay here. We paid just over $100USD for the night, which seemed like a perfectly reasonable price for a hotel to us. I will admit that I am horrible about checking my email in a timely manner, so I managed to miss the email that was sent to me asking for pre-payment via PayPal. I just assumed that I could pay when we got to the hotel. I had never booked a hotel on Hotels.com that sent a request for money via Paypal so that was new to me. Once at the hotel, they didn't take credit cards and we didn't have enough cash on us to pay. However, the guy at the front desk was very nice and patient and he still got us checked in, even without our payment. He took my passport to hold onto until we came back with the money (this is very standard procedure in Mexico and Central America). We got settled in our room, then went and found an ATM in town to get cash. As soon as we paid, I got my passport back with absolutely no issues. The staff didn't speak English, which made it a bit difficult to communicate. But honestly, we don't have expectations of people speaking English in a country that isn't an English speaking country. I'm just mentioning it because it seems like some reviewers had a problem with this fact, so it seems like something that should be pointed out in case an English speaking staff is a "must have" for someone. Communication wasn't easy, but we managed and we were ok with that! We were in room 12 which had a balcony that overlooked the side street that the hotel is located on. The room was clean and comfortable. There was a small mini-fridge and a partial kitchen, which was nice, and a large water cooler type jug of water at the kitchen sink. We actually really liked that the water was set up at the sink. It made it easy and convenient to remember to use the bottled water instead of the tap water. There was also a coffee maker which made my coffee-addicted husband happy. He likes being able to wake up and immediately have coffee running. If you can't find the coffee for the machine, we found ours in the refrigerator. The owner has a booklet of information in the rooms, which includes a map and a list of his favorite restaurants. We chose one of his recommended restaurants for dinner and we weren't disappointed. We highly recommend Charlie's and their scorpion infused tequila! (I'm not usually a fan of tequila, so that says a lot!) I'm not a morning person so I rarely eat breakfast, especially at hotels. I'm often moving too slow in the morning to make it to breakfast on time. So in the morning, my husband went to breakfast and asked if he could take something back to the room for me. He expected to get a plate or a box that he could carry back. But instead, they actually put together a plate of food for both of us, two glasses of orange juice, and put it all on a tray and carried it up to our room for us. We were a little surprised by the great service there and it made us happy. The food was also delicious. The location of this hotel is great if you want to be in town, but don't want to be bothered by the noise. It's on a side street, just off the main road in town. Anywhere in the main section of town is easily walkable. (You will have to drive to the beach or the Tulum Ruins). We weren't bothered by any street noise which is a huge plus for me. The property itself is beautiful. From the street, the place doesn't look like anything spectacular. It just looks like a normal building. But the inside courtyard is beautiful and full of lush green vegetation and flowers, and the breakfast area on the roof is really nice. All in all, the price was right, the location was great, the room was clean and comfortable, and the service was excellent. If we are ever back in Tulum, we would stay here again in a heartbeat.
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Date of stay: January 2019
Trip type: Traveled as a couple
jacqui b wrote a review Feb 2019
Brighton, United Kingdom45 contributions39 helpful votes
Thank you once again to Tom and all the staff for another wonderful week at the Posada, our seventh stay! The standard of the accommodation is still so high...the most comfortable beds, spotlessly clean rooms, lovely breakfasts on the roof terrace etc. We weren't always lucky with the weather this visit, but having lovely accommodation made it so much more bearable! I must make mention of the map that Tom provides. What a lot of work has gone into this information packed map! We used it all the time and it helped us find restaurants and places on the beach etc.
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Date of stay: January 2019
Trip type: Traveled as a couple
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Response from Tom E, Owner at Posada Luna del Sur
Responded Feb 6, 2019
Hola Jaqui & Steve! Thanks for your review and feedback, it is very much appreciated! We are very appreciative that you decided to stay with us again! We are beyond happy you enjoyed your stay with us and as well enjoyed Tulum as a whole! My staff has not changed for nearly a decade and I am forever thankful that I have such a great team. They are the the heart of the hotel and without them, this hotel would not be the great hotel it is! We thank you both for being loyal to us over the years! We are very humbled each time a guest chooses to come to come back and visit us. Hope to see you again one day. Best wishes, Tom & staff
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Frequently Asked Questions about Posada Luna del Sur
Which popular attractions are close to Posada Luna del Sur?
Nearby attractions include Kaahal Home Tulum (0.2 miles), Craft House (0.05 miles), and Pepenero (0.2 miles).
What are some of the property amenities at Posada Luna del Sur?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free breakfast, free parking, and airport transportation.
Which room amenities are available at Posada Luna del Sur?
Top room amenities include air conditioning, a flat screen TV, and a refrigerator.
What food & drink options are available at Posada Luna del Sur?
Guests can enjoy free breakfast during their stay.
Is parking available at Posada Luna del Sur?
Yes, free parking, secured parking, and street parking are available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to Posada Luna del Sur?
Conveniently located restaurants include Café Hunab Ku, Nao, and Uno Japanese Noodles.
Does Posada Luna del Sur have an airport shuttle?
Yes, Posada Luna del Sur offers an airport shuttle for guests. We recommend calling ahead to confirm details.
Is Posada Luna del Sur located near the city center?
Yes, it is 0.4 miles away from the center of Tulum.
Which languages are spoken by the staff at Posada Luna del Sur?
The staff speaks multiple languages, including English, Spanish, and French.