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Almaplena Eco Resort & Beach Club

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Carretera costera Mahahual-Xcalak, Km 12.5, Mahahual 77940 Mexico See on map
Name/address in local language
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Beachfront
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Suites
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We booked the day at Almaplena upon recommendations from friends. Upon our arrival into the port at Costa Maya we jumped in a taxi for the 30 minute drive. We had the entire beach front to ourselves and the service was amazing. The drinks kept...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Steven S
Reviewed October 29, 2018

If you want to be far away from the crows but with a good structure, this is the hotel for you. Only 25 min away from Mahahual by car, this hotel is one of the best I have stayed in isolated beaches. The service is...More

Date of stay: October 2018
2  Thank Juestra
Reviewed October 26, 2018

Though the location may not be appealing to those looking for a place to stay close to Mahahual beach, it actually worked wonders for us. It is close enough to the "malecon" that driving there is not a big hazzle, but being a few miles...More

Date of stay: October 2018
1  Thank porff
Reviewed August 20, 2018 via mobile

I stayed here with my partner in August and the resort was amazing. We called up on our way and Margarita was very helpful in giving us detailed directions on how to find the property. I really liked the style of the rooms having viewed...More

Date of stay: August 2018
2  Thank Kirsty S
Reviewed August 10, 2018 via mobile

**RECOMMENDATION** Contact the Hotel to review the current seagrass conditions prior to booking because you will not get a refund if the beach in inaccessible and you can’t swim in the water because it is choked with churning brown drifts of seagrass. We live in...More

Date of stay: August 2018
10  Thank Kerry S
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About
Description
Almaplena is a small Ecological Beach Resort that strive to be low environmental impact. The Hotel sets directly on a private beach of the Mexican Caribbean Sea with powdery white sand and turquoise water. More Almaplena is far away from the crowds and next the tropical jungle. All the 9 accommodations are beachfront. Right in front of the beach there is an excellent spot for snorkeling. Shaded palapas, lounge chairs, beach cushions and hammocks. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Beachfront
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pool
Room Service
Spa
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Gold level
Certificate of Excellence
GreenLeaders Gold level
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Onsen
,
Romantic
,
On the Beach
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Gold level
Certificate of Excellence
GreenLeaders Gold level
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Onsen
,
Romantic
,
On the Beach
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
9
Price range
$97 - $156 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Almaplena Eco Resort & Beach Club Mahahual, Mexico - Costa Maya
Location
Mexico > Yucatan Peninsula > Quintana Roo > Costa Maya > Mahahual
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Gold level
Certificate of Excellence
GreenLeaders Gold level
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Onsen
,
Romantic
,
On the Beach
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
9
Price range
$97 - $156 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Almaplena Eco Resort & Beach Club Mahahual, Mexico - Costa Maya
Location
Mexico > Yucatan Peninsula > Quintana Roo > Costa Maya > Mahahual
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Traveler (503)
Pool & Beach (117)
Room & Suite (64)
Dining (37)
Business Center & Event Rooms (10)
Family and Play Areas (2)
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Megs867
January 5, 2019|
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Response from Kerry S | Reviewed this property |
We felt very safe, the location is remote though. We travel to Mexico frequently and we always feel safe in the Yucatán.
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Megs867
September 6, 2018|
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Response from LondonSchnecke | Reviewed this property |
Hello, No it is very deserted in fact as there is no other hotel around. The only thing to bear in mind is the seagrass, when we were there there was a problem all along the coast up to Cancun with massive amounts of... More
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Kerry S
July 26, 2018|
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Response from wendy04662016 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, the wifi only works in the eating area. Its OK however not super fast.
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Room Tips
"All rooms are beach front. Choose a ground floor room if you want to get directly from your bed to the sand."
224s_bastienm
Jul 3, 2017
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"ask for a room with private terrace, amazing sunset/sunrises and the breeze is awesome"
alexjablonski
May 9, 2017
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"Pick a room on the upper floor. There is no A/C so get a room with a lot of windows"
ElianaG870
Feb 20, 2017
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"Upstairs rooms will have better views of the ocean but downstairs rooms are right on the beach!"
Munichchick
Oct 17, 2016
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