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    El Duende del Mar

    Avenida 30 Esquina Calle 3 Sur, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
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          • Excellent84%
          • Very good4%
          • Average4%
          • Poor8%
          • Terrible0%
          19 Apr 2014
          “Good value; great dog”
          28 Dec 2013
          “The greatness is on the details.”
          Free Wifi
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          3.0 Star Hotel
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          Reviewed 19 April 2014 via mobile

          My friend and I had a lovely stay here for the price. Our room was clean and tastefully decorated in a Mexican style - lots of bright colours going on. Marbella the owner was very welcoming and brought us a breakfast of the most delicious...More

          Thank Fi-bop
          Reviewed 28 December 2013

          Not a luxury hotel and yet, you are constantly surprised by their attention to detail. The location is not the greatest and yet, you can easily forget it due to the fantastic Marbella, the manager, who makes every effort to provide with a great stay....More

          2  Thank cocota13
          Reviewed 3 May 2013

          We had the fortune of staying at El Duende del Mar in early 2007. We loved it. It's location is centric to the center of town, Quinta avenida, and the beach. Renting bicycles was a great option we used to explore our surrounding area. Let...More

          1  Thank Titacastro
          Reviewed 23 March 2012

          We have stayed in El Duende del Mar from 3rd to 17th of march 2012. A bit hard to find, as there is nor real sign outside the building where you find the reception. If you enter the garden, which is closed by a big...More

          2  Thank Silviefish
          Reviewed 19 February 2010

          I stayed at El Duende del Mar for 3 nights. The hotel is a little hard to find since there is no sign announcing it. I had a very clean and spacious room and the garden is simply great. I was there only to sleep...More

          1  Thank Misterbobz
          El Acuario Hotel
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          Hotel Posada Sian Ka'an
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          • US$45 - US$150 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • #82 Romantic Hotel in Playa del Carmen
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          • Kitchenette ,
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          • 8
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          • Location
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          • Yucatan Peninsula >
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          • Riviera Maya >
          • Playa del Carmen
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