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    El Acuario Hotel

    Av. 25 Norte entre 2 y 4 Norte Col. Centro, Playa del Carmen, Mexico
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    2017-07-30 2017-07-31
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    Overview
    • Excellent63%
    • Very good28%
    • Average7%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
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    Free Wifi
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Airport Transportation
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    Kitchenette
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    Laundry Service
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    Private Balcony
    2.5 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 23 October 2013

    We just returned from a one week stay at the El Acuario Hotel, and although I can’t honestly find any fault with this property, we probably would not stay here again. We chose it for the fact that we were on a tight budget for...More

    1  Thank monyd
    Reviewed 18 October 2013

    I have just returned after spending 12 nights in this hotel. We ended up upgrading to the suite as our original room we found too small. Though the suite was wonderful and was really spacious with a full kitchen, ensuite bathroom, separate bathroom with a...More

    1  Thank mark h
    Reviewed 16 October 2013

    Small cozy hotel in Playa del Carmen! The location is perfect on av.25, just 10 minutes walk from the beach and the famous fifth avenue (don't waste time there!). There is a large Walmart about 6 minutes walk from the hotel where you can find...More

    Thank Peter M
    Reviewed 3 September 2013

    Little hotel at Playa, you have everything close! Clean, cozy and warm feeling, it has a little pool to refresh on hot mornings, hammocks and a little barbecue spot. Great for long stays, feels like your own little flat at Playa 90USD the night for...More

    2  Thank CasLuna
    Reviewed 16 August 2013

    Good and kindly stuff, far from city center. i visit Playa on August, but the hotel was almost empty, it isn't hostel and not a hotel, something strange between them. I didn't like it at all. I really cannot understand why is it got so...More

    1  Thank idanh79
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    About
    Awards & Recognition
    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Airport Transportation
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Babysitting
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Microwave
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$49 - US$109 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #7 Best Value Hotel in Playa del Carmen
    • #50 Romantic Hotel in Playa del Carmen
    • #52 Family Hotel in Playa del Carmen
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 13
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    • Location
    • Mexico >
    • Yucatan Peninsula >
    • Quintana Roo >
    • Riviera Maya >
    • Playa del Carmen
    • Also Known As
    • El Acuario Hotel Riviera Maya/Playa Del Carmen, Mexico
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    Traveller (185)
    Room & Suite (96)
    Pool & Beach (57)
    Dining (3)
    Hotel & Grounds (169)
    Family and Play Areas (8)
    Bathroom (5)
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    sknappy
    3 March 2017|
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    Response from Elacuariohtl | Property representative |
    Buenos días Sarena, thank you very much for your message and your interest! We make our very best to keep the hotel quiet at all times and especially at night, not allowing music outside or asking our guests who would stay... More
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    Teri M
    22 February 2017|
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    Response from Elacuariohtl | Property representative |
    Buenas Tardes Kristian, thank you for your message! We don't have a private parking but there is always space in the street just in front of the hotel and it is very safe! We also have an enclosed spot just next to the... More
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    22 January 2017|
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    Response from Elacuariohtl | Property representative |
    Buenos días Rosanna! I received your reservation, thank you very much! I will be sending a confirmation via email with all details :) We do provide beach towels and you can change them everytime you need at front desk or... More
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    "All rooms are excellent"
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    "Get one on the first floor with a balcony."
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    "Less sun on the bottom floors"
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    "We stayed downstairs and it was quiet."
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