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Kinbe Hotel

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11/06/2017 12/06/2017
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Houston
Reviewed 9 May 2007

"That won't happen to me!" , I thought when I read the bad reviews. Sure enough, they did. I thought I would be the exception, especially because I had been e-mailing back and forth with Andrea at the hotel. When we get there, they told us we did not have a room because the one we booked had burned down!!!...

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3Thank yvonneluna
Texas
Reviewed 7 May 2007

This is a very nice hotel with a great location, but one terrible problem: noise. During the day, construction is going on in a property adjacent to the hotel. Work there starts at 9 AM, and ends around 5, so if you are planning to have a late morning start, forget about it. At night, on the other side of...

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Thank arymarc
san antonio
Reviewed 29 April 2007

CAlled the hotel directly , asked to 2 beds .. they said yes room has 2 beds... got there one is a bed one is a futon... after many excuses we deciede to rent room. Had to climb literally 5 flights of stairs... NO ice machine, NO TV, tolets barely flush so you must put your paper in waste basket....

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 April 2007

We really enjoyed our stay. The room was spotless. The front desk staff were friendly and gave excellent information. Close to the beach and great night life. Great atmosphere.

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1Thank LaMarianina
Nova Scotia
Reviewed 6 April 2007

We absolutely loved our room and our 7 day stay at Kinbe! Like others have already stated, if you are an “all in” type person this is not the place for you. But if you are looking for a great location and love to be in the “middle of the action” this IS the place for you. With Kinbe being...

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1Thank kirbykim
dallas, texas
Reviewed 3 February 2007

Its funny how some people hear noise! We stayed 10 nights at the Kinbe in January and found it to be a very gracious hotel and would stay again. The small amount of noise amounted to a hammer bing once in a while. No loud electric drills, or saws of any kind. We found the natural way of building the...

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8Thank lazybeacher
San Francisco
Reviewed 20 January 2007

The Kimbe is a nice hotel in downtown Playa del Carmen, right off the main drag, 5th Ave. The hotel staff is friendly, the location good if you want to be in the middle of things, and the rooms nice enough. The hotel is divided into two section: the older area and the new section. We stayed in the new...

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Thank aleph1
Dallas
Reviewed 3 January 2007

Booked our stay through there website. Photos are misleading. Arrived there and the room smelled of mildew and workers were renovating our floor . Room was very cramped and dark! This is a place for teens who just need a place to crash.They offered us another room for only one night of our stay and said we would be back...

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2Thank MexicoTravelerDallas
Atlanta
Reviewed 10 December 2006

Perfect location in the heart of Playa. Simple walk to beach, right off of main shopping/restaurant strip (5th Ave) and good dive shop right across the street. Room was small and simple, but quaint, warm property and staff. This is not a place for people looking for the elegant or fancy accommodations. The closet and the bath room are tiny....

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2Thank ScubaJennifer
Boca Raton, Florida
Reviewed 12 November 2006

this place is absolutely gorgeous and has so much ambiance! a unique boutique hotel, not your average and boring chain... Even the standard rooms are very pretty! there's also a rooftop with a beautiful view and the beach plus the main street is only a few steps away. the owner is very friendly and when i was there she gave...

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  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Beachfront
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  • Pool
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Kinbe is a fusion of lush tropical garden setting with distinctly chic shape that gives a soaring charm in a comfortable and friendly atmosphere. Close to the 5 Avenida, just 50 meters from the Caribbean Sea. The impressive reception, the particular pool, the stunning waterfall and the panoramic terrace are the enchanting of the hotel. The unique shape design of the rooms offers the guests a feeling that each room was designed especially for them. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Kinbe Hotel

Address: Calle 1o Norte entre 1a y 5a, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
Region: Mexico > Yucatan Peninsula > Quintana Roo > Riviera Maya > Playa del Carmen
Price Range: $89 - $191 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Kinbe Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 29
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Also Known As:
Kinbe Hotel Playa Del Carmen
Kinbe Playa Del Carmen
Kinbe Hotel Riviera Maya/Playa Del Carmen, Mexico
Hotel Style:
#71 On the Beach Hotel in Playa del Carmen
#87 Romantic Hotel in Playa del Carmen
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“Rooms on the south side are quieter”
luisfH2496FS, 10 Apr 2017 | Read review
“We had a room with two beds. It was inside and queit.”
ps703, 13 Mar 2017 | Read review
“We had a room with a loft. The bathroom is on the main floor and the spiral staircase might be a challenge to some”
margaretn643, 28 Feb 2017 | Read review
“The rooms with pool view are nice. Higher the better, but no elevator.”
BiaRedmond_WA, 13 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Be happy - don't stay in the smaller rooms unless all you need is a bed and shower.”
sherrieh806, 7 Feb 2017 | Read review
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