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Wilton, California
Reviewed 15 August 2011

This was actually May 2010, my sister, my husband and I flew into Cancun, and were en route to Sarteneja, Belize. I'd heard so much about Playa we stopped here at Aluz. Reservations were made in advance and the service was excellent. The building was charming, spotless but inviting and it comes with a resident peacock. The hotel is very...

3Thank ruthandvern
S.W Wales
Reviewed 5 August 2011

We stayed for 6 nights and enjoyed everything about this hotel. Its not luxury but has everything you need, great bathroom, tv, air con, nicely decorated and very clean. Its situated about 5 minutes walk to the bus station and only 2 minutes to the 5th avenue street and beach. Not much english spoken at the hotel but we got...

1Thank Silverteen
Wisconsin Dells, Wisconsin
Reviewed 27 April 2011

We stayed here for one night during our trip to Belize. The place was clean, the beds fairly comfortable. You cannot beat the price!

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Thassos Town (Limenas), Greece
Reviewed 5 December 2010

simble and cheap hotel,close to the bus station.the beach is about 15 minutes by bus.good to stay for 1 or 2 days,

Thank Akis G
Austin, Texas
Reviewed 6 October 2010

My Fiance and I stayed for a long weekend in Playa. This hotel is a hidden gem. The price is excellent for the clean rooms and the lovely people who own this charming hotel. It is a few minutes walk to the boardwalk. The air conditioning is wonderful and everything is very clean. I would recommend it to anyone ;)...

1Thank YvonneBergeron
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed 6 September 2010

nice cheap hotel. Location was perfect and only a few minutes away from the mainstreet and beach. Personnel was friendly, but spoke only spanish. Room were a bit oudated. No breakfast possibility in the hotel

Thank Jeroen-Leanne
Lancs, England
Reviewed 19 July 2010

Stayed 3 nights at the Alux Playa hotel and was pleasantly surprised as to both the value and location of the hotel as it's great. We travelled on a budget as we were going south to Belize, but let me assure you if you can get a flight to Cancun and need a base in a great location (Playa del...

Thank Mowiegeoff
Reviewed 16 July 2010

I chose this hotel for budget reasons and location. It was only a few blocks walking distance to 5th avenue, beaches, nightlife, etc and I felt very safe walking at night alone. The rooms were clean and simple yet charming with mexican flare. The showers always had hot water but it would always overflow onto the bathroom floor. The window...

2Thank avery755
Scottsdale, Arizona
Reviewed 27 June 2010

We stayed here for 3 nights. It is close to the beach and 5th avenue. Also close to many eateries (El Fogon, HC de Monterey,etc), and stores( Walmart,Mega mart). Also a laundry place around the corner, next to the OXXO covenience store. The staff is a very cute little family, very pleasant and helpful, but no English spoken ,so bring...

1Thank Rockinahawdplayse
Rowlett, Texas
Reviewed 22 May 2010

Staying at Hotel Alux was a great experience. It is 3 blocks off the beach and super close to restaurants and shopping. I have stayed in Playa del Carmen many times - this was my first time at Alux and it is a great budget hotel. I would stay again.

Thank TexasTravelerIV

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Hotel Alux Playa del Carmen is a small hotel built in a Mexican hacienda style. The guest rooms are spacious and comfortable with ironwork details, colorful tiles and original floors. All of the rooms are located around an open veranda. These small details can also be seen throughout the hotel. The hotel offers modern commodities at affordable rates. Therefore, ideal for the independent traveler, either for business or pleasure, because it allows him/her to maximize his/her budget without sacrificing quality or service. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Alux

Address: Calle 14 Norte | Entre Avenidas 10 y 15, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
Region: Mexico > Yucatan Peninsula > Quintana Roo > Riviera Maya > Playa del Carmen
Price Range: $63 - $78 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Hotel Alux 2.5*
Number of rooms: 10
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Hotel Alux Riviera Maya/Playa Del Carmen, Mexico
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“Try to get room with balcony and avoid adjoining rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles RobertSDF, 17 May 2015 | Read review
“Ask for room on upper floor.”
 of 5 bubbles LynnY544, 7 Mar 2015 | Read review
“Choose room with the balcony, forget the other options !”
 of 5 bubbles pirkk0b, 5 Feb 2015 | Read review
“they're all pretty much "together". I guess don't stay in the 1st floor”
 of 5 bubbles matador69, 19 Oct 2014 | Read review
“We asked for quiet room and were in 32 both times. If you don't mind carrying your luggage up to 3rd floor on tiled steps, I recommend upper floor.”
 of 5 bubbles 14erann, 17 Jun 2014 | Read review
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