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El Taj Oceanfront & Beachside Condos Hotel Slideshow
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#29 of 213 hotels in Playa del Carmen
9 travelers mentioned "downtown" when describing this hotel.
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#35 of 213 hotels in Playa del Carmen
3 travelers mentioned "city center" and "city centre" when describing this hotel.
  • "Great room and great location, really close to beach and city center, the staff was great and help in all our needs , in the lobby there's a staff that can help you arrange trips..."
  • "I totally recommend this hotel if you want to be near the city centre of playa del carmen at reasonable price and in a great hotel! AG..."
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Palms Tulum Luxury Hotel (Tulum) 3.5 of 5
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#27 of 87 hotels in Tulum
2 travelers mentioned "downtown" when describing this hotel.
  • "This is a great place to stay if you want to be in the downtown area rather than on the beaches. The room I got was more like a full size apartment with kitcken and living area. The..."
  • "The hotel itself is short distance from the downtown Tulum area and a longer distance from the beach road. Free bike rentals were provided that made getting to the ruins etc. a..."
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Mahekal Beach Resort (Playa del Carmen) 4.0 of 5
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#27 of 213 hotels in Playa del Carmen
2 travelers mentioned "city center" and "city centre" when describing this hotel.
  • "It is much nicer, than staying in "concrete block" hotels, which are lining up the beach close to Play del Carmen city center. When you take a walk on the beach and review other..."
  • "This is a good resort in the city centre of Playa del Carmen. First of all, the greatest thing about this resort is the location. You are in the middle of everything, dining..."
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#8 of 11 hotels in Playa Paraiso
8 travelers mentioned "downtown" when describing this hotel.
  • "My husband and I selected this resort because it WAS away from all the hustle and bustle of downtown Cancun. We weren't interested in being downtown on the strip with the noise and..."
  • "If you can, I recommend moving to a hotel in Cancun for at least part of your stay if you want to experience the Cancun downtown. Thank you Grand Mayan for a great vacation!..."
La Tortuga Hotel & Spa (Playa del Carmen) 3.5 of 5
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#56 of 213 hotels in Playa del Carmen
4 travelers mentioned "city center" when describing this hotel.
  • "Hotel was amazing, you would never think there's such a beautiful and peaceful place next to the city center. Pool area felt like indoor pool thanks to giant plants. Staff was..."
  • "sleep, it was surprisingly quiet even though the hotel is located right in the city center. We could imagine to stay there again if we can manage to get a slightly larger room..."
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#22 of 87 hotels in Tulum
5 travelers mentioned "downtown location" and "downtown" when describing this hotel.
  • "This small boutique is simply charming with it's rooftop lounge, balcony rooms, and ideal downtown location. Tom is the best! He provided a customized map with recommendations..."
  • "The hotel's location, in the downtown area, was wonderful. We really liked being so close to stores and restaurants; and then it was really easy to just jump in a cab for a short..."
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Playa Maya (Playa del Carmen) 3.0 of 5
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#85 of 213 hotels in Playa del Carmen
3 travelers mentioned "downtown hotels" and "downtown" when describing this hotel.
  • "In 2007 we started exploring the downtown hotels, and with the help of Tripadvisor, we found the Playa Maya. Our first stay was in 2008, and from the start we knew we had made the..."
  • "Its really great having such a relaxing, intimate and comfortable hotel on the beach in downtown Playa. Eating their great food with "toes in sand" on the beach just can't be beat..."
Posada Yum Kin (Tulum) 3.0 of 5 Special Offer Package Deal
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#14 of 87 hotels in Tulum
2 travelers mentioned "city center" when describing this hotel.
  • "Posada Yum Kin is not located in city center (15 minutes walk) and this is the only disadvantage. Rooms are charming, patio looks like jungle and ground floor terraces gives you..."
  • "Tucked away in a little corner of Tulum, a few blocks from the city center, the place felt like our own private sanctuary! The staff was extremely friendly and the attention to..."
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Aventura Mexicana (Playa del Carmen) 3.5 of 5 Special Deal Free $50, book direct
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#23 of 213 hotels in Playa del Carmen
8 travelers mentioned "downtown" when describing this hotel.
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Acanto Boutique Hotel and Condominiums Playa del Carmen Mexico (Playa del Carmen) 4.0 of 5
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#16 of 213 hotels in Playa del Carmen
3 travelers mentioned "downtown" when describing this hotel.
  • "Not only does Acanto has the best spot on downtown Playa del Carmen, it also boasts beautiful architecture with well kept grounds and big comfortable guest rooms. Love that you are..."
  • "You can see the ocean from the rooftop and the view is breathtaking. The hotel is located in the heart of downtown Playa del Carmen, which is also beautiful. We went out to a..."
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Hotel Casa Ticul (Playa del Carmen) 3.5 of 5
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#38 of 213 hotels in Playa del Carmen
4 travelers mentioned "downtown" when describing this hotel.
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Teetotum Hotel (Tulum) 2.5 of 5 Special Rate crazy december sale
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#26 of 87 hotels in Tulum
4 travelers mentioned "downtown" when describing this hotel.
  • "By far it is the best hotel to stay at if you want to experience downtown Tulum and the beach. Downtown is a short, easy, and safe walk during the day or night. The beach is easy to..."
  • "My son and I loved this place, has an amazing vibe, if you want to go to downtown get a bike that is given for free at the hotel, would take you 5 minutes or 5 to the beach to. Love..."
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Hotel Latino (Tulum)
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#42 of 87 hotels in Tulum
4 travelers mentioned "downtown" when describing this hotel.
  • "Hotel Latino is a little well located gem in downtown Tulum .We spent 10 days in Tulum and the hotel was perfect for our needs. The suite rooms are perfect size with a lovely..."
  • "The Hotel Latino is one of the best downtown Tulum Hotels. It was my third stay over the years in this Hotel and i would recommend it to anybody who is looking for a friendly clean..."
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Maya Villa Condo Hotel & Beach Club (Playa del Carmen) 4.0 of 5 Special Offer Package Deal
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#46 of 213 hotels in Playa del Carmen
3 travelers mentioned "downtown" when describing this hotel.
  • "There are many places suitable for good family fun within 10 minutes of downtown. We went to a place called Xplor that had caverns, Zip lines, swimming, rafting, 4 wheeling and a..."
  • "hotel room at a resort somewhere in the jungle, when you can stay in the best downtown area of Playa del Carmen, one block from the beach, and in the middle of all the action..."
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#45 of 213 hotels in Playa del Carmen
10 travelers mentioned "downtown" when describing this hotel.
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Fairmont Mayakoba (Playa del Carmen) 5.0 of 5 Special Offer Inclusive deal 35% off!
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#9 of 213 hotels in Playa del Carmen
4 travelers mentioned "downtown" when describing this hotel.
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#6 of 87 hotels in Tulum
2 travelers mentioned "downtown" when describing this hotel.
  • "ideal....it is on the north end of the row of hotels that extend south from the downtown part of Tulum. We rented a moped and it was the ideal way to get around. We would..."
  • "You can rent bikes and easily ride them to the Mayan Ruins or downtown Tulum all while having a beautiful, low traffic bay just feet outside of your room. It was definitely the..."
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Cabanas Tulum (Tulum) 2.5 of 5 Special Price 25% off room rate
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#13 of 87 hotels in Tulum
2 travelers mentioned "downtown" and "city center" when describing this hotel.
  • "There are lots of good places downtown for less and just as good. Just gonna cost you about 70 pesos to get there each way which isn't too bad but might end up spending as much on..."
  • "From the moment we arrived, We felt like welcome friends. Cabanas Tulum is located about 5 miles from city center, about half way down the coastal road where most of the resorts..."
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#41 of 213 hotels in Playa del Carmen
5 travelers mentioned "downtown location" and "downtown" when describing this hotel.
  • "Reasonably priced, very convenient downtown location but not at all noisy. The staff was over- the-top helpful getting me a last minute tour to Tulum and recommending restaurants..."
  • "Perfect location in downtown Carmen. First, it is in downtown, Second, it is in best part of downtown. Third, it on a quiet road. AC worked great (it is important), room was..."
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BRIC Hotel & Spa (Playa del Carmen) 3.0 of 5
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#33 of 213 hotels in Playa del Carmen
3 travelers mentioned "downtown" when describing this hotel.
  • "I loved the uniqueness of this very quiet Mexican retreat...right in the middle of downtown, 2 blocks from the beach and 1 block from 5th it could not have been more convenient..."
  • "blocks from the beach, half block from 5th ave., and right across the dive shop. Think I found the perfect place to stay on downtown Playa...."
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Sunset Fishermen Spa & Resort (Playa del Carmen) 3.5 of 5
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#89 of 213 hotels in Playa del Carmen
12 travelers mentioned "downtown" when describing this hotel.
  • "If you are needing a massage, Vickie is absolutely the best! :) There are daily activities at the resort, but it is so close to downtown Playa that it is the BEST of both worlds..."
  • "The resort is a romantic 10 minute walk along the beach to downtown Playa Del Carmen. We are staying in February and just can't wait, it's our favorite trip of the year, and were..."
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Magic Blue Hotel (Playa del Carmen) 3.5 of 5 Special Offer Package Deal
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#42 of 213 hotels in Playa del Carmen
5 travelers mentioned "downtown" when describing this hotel.
  • "garden, excellent Staff and modern rooms. I absolutely love the location, downtown but still a oasis if calm! The top floor rooftops have been renovated and those..."
  • "Loved this hotel right in the Heart of downtown Playa Del Carmen..Staff was super friendly and very helpful... The grounds and common areas were well kept .....The rooms were very..."
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#69 of 87 hotels in Tulum
3 travelers mentioned "downtown" when describing this hotel.
  • "Set off the main street in downtown Tulum, lies a charming, fresh ,super clean small hotel. The new owners, Mariza and Guillermo are extra accomodating and give you a great value..."
  • "This basic,clean and affordable hotel is one block east fo the "downtown strip". The room I had included a diningtable and chairs and a kitchenette that I didn't use since I only..."
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#55 of 213 hotels in Playa del Carmen
4 travelers mentioned "downtown" when describing this hotel.
  • "12.00, but its not just at the resort, we also saw these high prices for chips downtown too. The Beach- ehhh... this would be my only fault for the resort. There was ALOT of..."
  • "I got this hotel on a last minute booking, normally use the RIU chain,but it looked good, so i stayed here, I live in Downtown Toronto, so i am a single straight male, so i have no..."
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The Palm at Playa (Playa del Carmen) 4.0 of 5 Special Offer Package Deal
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#21 of 213 hotels in Playa del Carmen
4 travelers mentioned "downtown" when describing this hotel.
  • "what it looks like in the picture. it is gorgeous and has a breathtaking view of downtown playa del carmen. On the weekend they had a dj playing and it reminded me of being in..."
  • "middle of all the action. You may find a more high end hotel outside downtown. Playa is a great place to visit. I would stay here again...."
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Be Playa Hotel (Playa del Carmen) 4.0 of 5
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#22 of 213 hotels in Playa del Carmen
2 travelers mentioned "downtown" when describing this hotel.
  • "This boutique hotel is in the heart of downtown Playa. Walking distance to all the restaurants, shops, and beaches. It's a small hotel with 4-5 floors and 5 rooms per floor. It..."
  • "The location is perfect, close to the beach and downtown. I definitely recommend going on a bike ride throughout town! And the hotel gives out bikes to use for free. We cannot wait..."
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#102 of 213 hotels in Playa del Carmen
2 travelers mentioned "downtown" and "city center" when describing this hotel.
  • "The rooms and big and clean, and relatively quiet, especially considering it's near the center of downtown Playa. The two big draws are the location and value - very fairly..."
  • "I got little to no sleep, but it was my own fault for booking a hotel in the city center. Also, unless you book directly through the hotel website you do not receive complimentary..."
Hotel Lunata (Playa del Carmen) 3.0 of 5
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#71 of 213 hotels in Playa del Carmen
2 travelers mentioned "city centre" and "downtown" when describing this hotel.
  • "Hotel Lunata is situated right on 5th avenue in the city centre of Playa del Carmen. Close to restaurants, the bar street, bus terminals and the ferry terminal to Cozumel. The room..."
  • "Hotel Lunata is a hidden gem in the heart of downtown playa. To the north is the mall section and to the south is the tourist section with people that take a boat to Cozumel. This..."
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Eurostars Hacienda Vista Real (Playa del Carmen) 3.5 of 5
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#101 of 213 hotels in Playa del Carmen
3 travelers mentioned "downtown" when describing this hotel.
  • "The hotel is located in a gated residential community making it very safe and a 15 minute walk to downtown playa del carmen. If you decide to take a taxi it is should be 70-80pesos..."
  • "then you walk back from the beach, and then if you want to go back to Playas downtown - you'll be walking again, and back to the hotel again - I am in a good physical shape and..."
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