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Reviewed 23 July 2013

We left NYC with the kids for 10 amazing relaxing days. The view is outstanding, almost the only one on the beach before the biosphere . The staff was perfect, always very helpful. The girls loved it ! We will definitely come back in family and with friends!!!! Love it

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Solana Beach, California
Reviewed 8 June 2013

My best friend and I were looking for a week of relaxation on the beach away from the crowds and spring breakers. We found it at Cabanas Ixchel! We stayed in the Cabana Gaviota, right on the beach. You couldn't get a better view. The sand was pinkish white and soft and the ocean was a beautiful blue. The natural...

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Beverly, Massachusetts
Reviewed 27 May 2013

I never stayed at Ixchel, wanted to....but this is why I gave it 1*. It has taken a long time to write this review for many reasons. We had payed 1/2 of our cost to stay, $195 as confirmation of our stay at Ixchel Playa and Cabanas. We unfortunately were unable to make the trip over to Tulum to complete...

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IxchelPlayayCabanas, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Ixchel Playa & Cabanas, responded to this review

Dear Sally, we are very sorry for the inconvenience, but we had booked the cabaña for you since 2 months ago in high season and this was not available for another clients. You requested your cancellation 3 days before your arrival. We have cancelation policies and these were sent you when you booked. You never requested the change dates like...

Washington DC
Reviewed 22 April 2013

This was our second trip to Tulum. We used USA Transfer again to go from the Cancun airport to the Tulum (they were flawless and relatively inexpensive). In about an hour and half they took us to Cabañas Ixchel where we “planned” to stay for the next five nights. The cabañas are located between Rosa del Viento hotel and Rancho...

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IxchelPlayayCabanas, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Ixchel Playa & Cabanas, responded to this review
Google Translation

Estimado Sr. López Le ofrecemos de antemano una disculpa y lamentamos que a su llegada el encargado se encontrara atendiendo...

New York
Reviewed 7 April 2013

but this place is the most amazing place ever. the owner, manager is very gentle and friendly. The location is the best in Tulum, quiet and remote. The cabanas are very clean and spacious and beautifully decorated. It is walking distance from reserve which is a luxury. anyway...i think they deserve the review even when I would like to keep...

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Mount Shasta, California
Reviewed 22 March 2013

Very quiet and beautiful. Clean simple rooms and very friendly staff. We loved it that it was further away from the whole tourist scene and yet just a few minutes drive to eat. The restaurant next door " Rosa del Viento " has great food and I'm vegan. Love the water and the white sand, so unique. Would love to...

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
Reviewed 17 March 2013

A perfect place to crash if you want peace and quiet, a perfect beach, and a good bargain for the area. The restaurant (Rosa del Viento) next door serves all your needs from breakfast though the evening. Waking up to the sounds of the ocean and the birds is a great soundtrack. Even though it is at the end of...

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Gilbert, AZ
Reviewed 5 February 2013 via mobile

We are loving our stay at here. Cabanas are roomy. Very clean and very pretty. We can hear the ocean all night long so pretty. All the cabanas are just steps from the sea. There is a nice little restaurant next door with pretty good food. I would definitely stay here again!

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Mannheim, Germany
Reviewed 5 December 2012

We really enjoyed our stay in Cabañas Ixchel.. The staff is really friendly and helpfull, the construction was simple but very nice, just in front of the beach! In a very quiet location, perfect to relax being isolated from the crowds. There is a restaurant just beside where you can get nice breakfast and dinner!! Fully recomended, Good relation between...

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 20 November 2012

This is beach front accommodation, in a small enclosure, way down south on the beach front away from all the hustle and bustle. The cabanas are solid and are a 20 second walk from the most incredible beach and crystal clear water. Jorge, the owner, does not speak English but relates well, he is friendly and accommodating. The cabanas are...

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  • Beachfront
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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Cabañas Ixchel emerges silently in the surroundings of The Sian Ka’an National Biosphere Reserve located in Tulum. An all-natural and truly untouched paradise with long stretches of breathtaking, white sandy beaches and crystal clear waters Away from it all, embraced, protected and kept secluded by the lush tropical vegetation of the Mexican Caribbean. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Ixchel Playa & Cabanas

Address: Carretera Tulum-Punta Allen Km. 10, Lote 20 | Lote 20, Zona Hotelera, Tulum, Mexico
Region: Mexico > Yucatan Peninsula > Quintana Roo > Riviera Maya > Tulum
Price Range: $106 - $225 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 9
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“Gaviota or the other beachfront cabana gets a spectacular sea-breeze, which helps keep bugs and heat away. They are also just gorgeous inside!”
  • The view from Gaviota
  • The lovely hotel dalmation that greets you each day!
  • The front porch on Gaviota
 of 5 bubbles 237daniellem, 16 Aug 2014 | Read review
“IF you want an ocean view, ask for one of the two cabins that face the beach.”
  • Two story block of rooms
  • Mosquito netting over bed
 of 5 bubbles Okavanga, 10 Jan 2014 | Read review
“The two main cabanas are Albatros and Gaviota and they are both right on the front closest to the beach. The other rooms although are a little behind these two cabanas are only a few feet away from the beach as well.”
 of 5 bubbles tripag04, 16 Sep 2013 | Read review
“Gaviota best view but closest to restaurant next door. Cabaña Albatros would be the safest bet”
 of 5 bubbles EkiAndi, 22 Apr 2013 | Read review
“Colibri was great!”
 of 5 bubbles beadlejuice, 17 Mar 2013 | Read review
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