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Iisalmi, Finland
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8 reviews
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Reviewed 6 March 2015

Frienly staff,Sam and Miguel,so helpfull and friendly,we miss them.They can help you with the trips,buffet breakfasts etc.All you ask they will provide.Nice cosy hotell,if you don´`t want luxury this is your place.If I go again to Play Del Carmen thid is my place.

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Ostersund, Sweden
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20 reviews
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Reviewed 4 March 2015 via mobile

Location and price are unbeatable. After staying at Tucan, and many other hotels over the years I have been here, I find that this hotel is much better than most, at a fraction of the cost. The staff will go out of their way to accommodate you, unless you're rude and impatient, but that is a given in most places...... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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7 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 March 2015

We stayed in this hotel for five days. the location is good but be aware that if you buy excursions through the hotel, they charge least 10 bucks more than the tour agency (they work with easy tours, I think). And, when we asked two different staff member about the tours, we got totally different prices (the tours were identical-same... More 

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Visby, Sweden
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6 reviews
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Reviewed 16 February 2015 via mobile

I stayed at the hotel for 2 weeks, the staff is very friendly and helpfull and its close to the beach, shopping and resturants. I wasnt to fond of the room though, the bed was rock-hard and you can hear the other guests thru the walls.

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San Francisco, California
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Reviewed 5 February 2015

Very clean hotel with the bare minimum. Centrally located in Playa del Carmen . Strong sewer smell all the way down to the beach... dark and musty rooms on the ground floor. Playa del Carmen is overrated. It is one big strip mall with no character.

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2 Thank 606nigel
Boston, Massachusetts
1 review
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Reviewed 2 February 2015

We just returned from 10 day vacation in Yucatan, and spent 4 night in Playa del Karma. The room is ok, considering the price around the playa, perhaps it's best used of your dollar. Everyone there is friendly. One thing we really want to thank to Samuel is that they checked the room while we are checking out. We are... More 

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1 Thank nurjanahs
Huntington Woods, Michigan
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Reviewed 26 January 2015

a most enjoyable stay, nicely located in el central and close to the ado bus terminal 1bk.----large spacious room, quiet, with comfortable beds and pillows. samuel, karla ,and mario the desk staff are english speaking, knowledgeable, courteous, and helpfull in every manner.----they also have dicount coupons for a beach club that can save you some cash. 5th street and all... More 

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Calgary, Canada
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Reviewed 7 December 2014

I shopped around, in person, at 8 different hotels in the area and similar price range and this was by far the best one. Karla checked in and she was so very kind and sweet. The room was clean spacious and we had a sense of privacy being up on the fourth floor. Just great stay and will be our... More 

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Middletown, New Jersey, United States
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Reviewed 3 December 2014

First of all, this is not a resort or 5 stars hotel! So if you are snobby - do not save your money! Find something else! This is very nice Small Hotel with Perfect Location. If you want to save money and be safe - This Is The Place! I arrived 3 hours before check in time and my room... More 

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Reviewed 25 November 2014

Comfortable, clean, good location, very nice people. Internet was terrible (the manager said that this was a problem in all of Playa del Carmen). a/c worked well and there was a nice sitting area in the courtyard. A good choice.

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Hotel Playa del Karma, in Playa del Carmen, Mexico, is a contemporary ethno-boutique hotel designed primarily with indulgence and service in mind. This Playa del Carmen hotel with its prime location in the heart of the youngest and liveliest city in the Riviera Maya and its close proximity to the Quinta Avenida is centrally located, allowing guests the convenience to access diverse tourist attractions that accommodate all interests and budgets. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Playa del Karma

Address: Mza 122 Avenida 15 entre calle 12 y 14 Lote 9 Centro | Col. Centro entre calles 12 y 14, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
Region: Mexico > Yucatan Peninsula > Quintana Roo > Riviera Maya > Playa del Carmen
Price Range: $70 - $167 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Playa del Karma 3*
Number of rooms: 22
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Also Known As:
Playa Del Karma Hotel
Playa Del Karma Carmen
Hotel Playa Del Karma Riviera Maya/Playa Del Carmen, Mexico
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#20 Best Value Hotel in Playa del Carmen
#56 Family Hotel in Playa del Carmen
#68 Romantic Hotel in Playa del Carmen
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“As for a room in the older section on the ground floor.”
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