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Almaplena Eco Beach Resort

Carretera costera, Km 12.5, Mahahual 77940, Mexico
+52 1 983 137 5070
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good18%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
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“lunch” (12 reviews)
“beef” (3 reviews)
“shrimp tacos” (4 reviews)
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Mexican, Caribbean, Italian
$$ - $$$
Carretera costera, Km 12.5, Mahahual 77940, Mexico
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Reviewed April 8, 2018

We booked a private party dinner at Almaplena for a 20 year anniversary party. It was lovely. Monica was great to help plan it and kept me in the loop the entire time. She is the owner and is Italian, her English is great and...More

Thank ccraft06
Reviewed February 18, 2018

Our cruise itinerary unexpectedly changed from an Eastern to a Western itinerary because of Hurricanes Irma and Maria. We had never been to Costa Maya so this was the port where we decided to book an excursion. We settled on the Almaplena Beach break because...More

1  Thank aunaturale
Reviewed November 7, 2017

My wife booked an excursion to this resort after hearing about it on a cruise Facebook page. It included transportation to and from the cruise port, lunch, drinks, and lounge chairs at this resort for one price per person, which was an excellent deal. First...More

3  Thank Spencer B
Reviewed October 5, 2017

We had hoped to visit a different beach, but that excursion was booked. This one had decent reviews and I'm so glad we gave it a chance. Our favorite excursion thus far. This beach is extremely private, but very beautiful and the staff was great....More

1  Thank Lori W
Reviewed August 1, 2017

We stayed just down the road from here and decided to stop in to see the place and get a good espresso. My espresso was great. We don't have any reviews for their food as we didn't eat. But let me tell you, this place...More

1  Thank arkansasargabright
Reviewed July 7, 2017

We booked this privately while on a cruise. The water was a little choppy because of a recent storm, but it was wonderful to swim in. For a while, we were the only people on the beach -- it was heavenly! Had a lovely relaxing...More

Thank caroles488
Reviewed May 9, 2017

I booked this excursion privately while on a cruise. There were four of us. The photos and reviews mentioned good snorkelling but I didn't find that to be true. The ocean apparently was uncooperative. I know how to make the best of situations, unfortunately, my...More

Thank Travelbeyond27834
Reviewed December 26, 2016

My husband & I visited Costa Maya on our cruise last week, and planned on going to Maya Chan Beach, however we didn't realize we needed a previous reservation so decided to visit Almaplena at a fellow travelers suggestion. We hired a taxi who charged...More

Thank angietm_12
Reviewed June 11, 2016 via mobile

Almaplena beach hotel resort resumes in a beautifull, clean and amazing get away. Excellent service. Food could get better but its understandable since its far away from the city. Amazing view, best vibe, safe, real and clean. Cant wait to get back

2  Thank Claudia A
Reviewed May 11, 2016

We spent the day here (see review of the hotel for the details and photos) Lunch was (almost) unending with a selection of fish, chicken and beef tacos along with delicious guacamole and of course chips and salsa. They make a mean margarita and the...More

Thank BeachyBride2010
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 11:30 PM
9:00 AM - 11:30 PM
9:00 AM - 11:30 PM
9:00 AM - 11:30 PM
9:00 AM - 11:30 PM
9:00 AM - 11:30 PM
9:00 AM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Carretera costera, Km 12.5, Mahahual 77940, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Costa Maya  >  Mahahual
  • Phone Number: +52 1 983 137 5070
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Directly on the edge of the caribbean sea, Almaplena Restaurant offers mainly mediterranean cuisine with local influences that incorporate and enhance the best ingredients and regional flavors; delicate and light dishes where the fish, caught from local fishermen, has an important role.Enjoy a casual atmosphere eating with an enchanting view on Puerto Angel beach.We offer a variety of cocktails, the finest Rum, and Tequila for that "perfect" drink.
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