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Quispamsis, New Brunswick
Reviewed 2 January 2010

Our family recently returned from an 11 day stay, December 27th-28th, at the Villas Marlin. It was an incredible vacation for all of us, and Villas Marlin proved to be the perfect location for our family of 6 (2 parents, teens, and young adults) to have fun, bond, and spend quality family time in a totally relaxing environment. The hidden...

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Avon, CT
Reviewed 1 January 2010

We stayed at Villas Marlin in Unit 328 with our 3 college age sons over Christmas week. It worked out perfectly for us. The location is right on the beach with 3 pools overlooking the beach. We never had a problem finding lounge chairs. Alvin with Oracle Villas and Tours arranged for our airport transportation and he was waiting for...

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Reviewed 28 December 2009

I have stayed at Villas Marlin about 20 times in the past 6 years. My daughter lives there in a monthly rental unit and I have stayed both with her or in a unit I rented for myself and my 82 year old mother for several weeks at a time. There have never been any issues with regard to maintenance....

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Longview, WA
Reviewed 8 November 2009

We stayed two weeks in Cancun at Villas Marlin. It was clean and beautiful and Alvin Harrison and his staff went above and beyond for us. The second day we were there we had a big leak in our condo. Alvin addressed it right away and he moved us to one of the beautiful penthouses while they fixed the problem....

2Thank Chrisstia
Reviewed 31 August 2009

Villas Marlin was a nice place to stay if you already familiar with Cancun and just need a place to sleep, shower, and leave your belongings. There is no front desk, reception area like you would get in a hotel and the guards at the gate speak very little English and are not much help. It is a nice private...

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OracleV7T, Owner/Manger at Villas Marlin, responded to this review

Villas Marlin is a condominium complex with a combination of absentee and "on site" owner/operators renting properties. Renting from an "absentee" owner, unfortunately, will produce the experience detailed in the above review. However renting a unit with an onsite representative solves all of the issues detailed in the review. There are two companies with "on site" representatives renting condos in...

Seal Beach
Reviewed 29 July 2009

As a family with two teens, we have rented condos in Hawaii and in Cabo San Lucas. My expectations are fairly high because we have had such good luck before. This time was different. The pictures on the website make the unit look really great, better than it actually is. We were there in July and ridicules things were happening...

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OracleV7T, Manager, Oracle Villas and Tours at Villas Marlin, responded to this review

First off, I would like to apologize to this client for any inconvenience our repair people may have caused. We work hard to ensure every guest has a pleasant and trouble free experience....I believe all of our other reviews speak for themselves. However, I do feel there are a few overstatements and extenuating circumstances that should be pointed out. Villa...

new york
Reviewed 4 June 2009

I knew about Villas Marlin for years (great complex/great location) but was hesitant to rent an apt here because in the past I've read mixed reviews and basically it depended on who the reviewers rented from. Then recently I checked the reviews again and kept reading great things about Alvin at Oracle Villas. Well we rented an apartment in April...

Thank NY5
Reviewed 29 April 2009

For our first trip to Cancun we wanted to stay in a safe and clean place with beautiful views. We got all three! We stayed in Unit 122, very clean and spacious, with the most beautiful views. The upstairs bedrooms have great balconies where you can soak up all the views while drinking a margarita. In the morning we would...

1Thank dustinhawes
New York,NY
Reviewed 23 April 2009

WOW! I will not get over what a great time I had at Villas Marlin. A group of my 5 girlfriends and I just recently stayed there for a week (spring break) and it was completely perfect, for us at least. We stayed in Penthouse 715. Alvin & Fernando are the best! They helped answer all our questions, helped us...

1Thank shay2590
Reviewed 21 April 2009

We rented 3 units in Villas Marlin - all different owners. Unit 521 has new management and are working on the problems with the unit. The kitchen is small but clean and has new appliances. Needs cutlery, knives etc. The living area in the unit is small and is on the upper level. The bedrooms are downstairs as well as...

1Thank DenniseAlberta

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Villas Marlin is medium sized, family oriented condominium complex located in the center of Cancun's Hotel Zone. On the beach and adjacent to Kukulkan Mall the complex is close to restaurants, activities and night life. The complex features 3 pools, mini market, 24 hour security and is directly on the best beach in Cancun. Villas Marlin features condos of all sizes, price points and features. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Villas Marlin

Address: Boulevard Kukulkan Km. 13.5 | Zona Hotelera, Cancun 77500, Mexico
Region: Mexico > Yucatan Peninsula > Quintana Roo > Cancun
Price Range: $231 - $241 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 45
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Also Known As:
Villas Marlin Hotel Cancun
Marlin Hotel Cancun
Hotel Style:
#29 Family Hotel in Cancun
#42 Romantic Hotel in Cancun
#67 On the Beach Hotel in Cancun
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“Book through Alvin/Fernando or Frank John.”
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566DonR, 25 Apr 2016 | Read review
“All units have different owners. I dealt with Fernando for unit 615 and had a wonderful experience.”
285Donna, 1 Apr 2016 | Read review
“This building have different owners with different units. The service is not the same. We had a fantastic experience with Alvin & Fernando,”
mariafT8775WK, 5 Feb 2016 | Read review
“There is a large shopping mall across the street, a great advantage because it has one of the only supermarkets in the hotel zone.”
pmlarson22, 22 Jan 2016 | Read review
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