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    Residences El Faro

    10th Street, between 1st Avenue and the Beach | on the beach, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
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    04/06/2017 05/06/2017
    1 room
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      2 adults
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        0 children
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          USD 193*
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          Overview
          • Excellent47%
          • Very good31%
          • Average10%
          • Poor4%
          • Terrible7%
          Travellers talk about
          “through vrbo” (14 reviews)
          “condo complex” (11 reviews)
          “washer dryer” (12 reviews)
          Free Wifi
          Air Conditioning
          Beachfront
          Pool
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          Self-Serve Laundry
          3.5 Star Hotel
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          1 - 5 of 399 reviews

          Reviewed 2 weeks ago

          Really nice place, very calm, close to everything, staying here will save money in few aspects, you can walk to all places, you can buy to prep your own food, you have a kitchen, and big fridge there so everything is nice

          2  Thank Francisco F
          Reviewed 3 weeks ago

          My family and I have been staying at El Faro for the last several years every time we visit Playa Del Carmen and have had only amazing experiences. Beautiful and clean rooms, excellent service all around and incredible staff. Thank you Yesica Condado for accommodating...More

          1  Thank saraganowski
          Reviewed 3 weeks ago

          Spent 10 days at El Faro, Surf 308, with family and friends; the location is amazing, the complex is clean and the people that work there are friendly and very helpful, particularly Yesica Condado, who would check on us every day to make sure we...More

          Thank Marian M
          Reviewed 4 weeks ago

          We spent the last week at Reef 201 and had a wonderful time! We were a bit nervous about the condition of the beach before arriving, but were pleasantly surprised; it was great. We took daily walks up and down the coast & enjoyed seeing...More

          1  Thank Jcarrlaw
          Reviewed 19 April 2017

          El Faro is a very decent and safe condo complex right at the beach and a block away from fifth avenue where you find some of the best places to eat/drink. Taxis stand is a stones throw away. We stayed here for a week -...More

          Thank GKPai
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          About
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          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Pool
          • Beachfront
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Concierge
          • Self-Serve Laundry
          • Room amenities
          • Air Conditioning
          • Microwave
          • Things to do
          • Pool
          Details
          • Price range
          • USD 190 - USD 383 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Room types
          • Suites ,
          • Kitchenette ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 65
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          • Location
          • Mexico >
          • Yucatan Peninsula >
          • Quintana Roo >
          • Riviera Maya >
          • Playa del Carmen
          • Also Known As
          • Encanto El Faro Hotel Playa Del Carmen ,
          • Residences El Faro Playa Del Carmen, Riviera Maya, Mexico
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          Bathroom (8)
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          108cm32
          Was the seaweed gone? I know earlier in the year the beach and water were covered in reddish seaweed.
          20 May 2017|
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          Response from flemmingmiller | Reviewed this property |
          It was there. Pretty sure that's the way it is up and down the whole coast line.
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          m6007
          Hello we are deciding if we are going to rent a unit here in July. We have stayed in Playa del Carmen a couple times, the last time at Xaman Ha Condos in 2008. My concern is the beach. August 2015 we were in Cozumel and took the fairy over just for the day, and the smell and seaweed were terrible, we literally got back on the boat and got out of there. From reading some of the reviews I get their is still a lot of seaweed, and the beach at El Faro is rocky and narrow. Could someone please clarify if the ocean is swimmable and the beach is clean? I go to Playa for the beach and don't want to have to travel to Cancun or Cozumel every day to swim in the ocean 😠
          23 April 2017|
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          Response from Gabriele | Reviewed this property |
          It's very rocky and narrow. Don't recommend it.
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          travelmonkeyBoston
          Any feedback on unit 106? We booked it through Playa Beach Condo/Your Beach Getaway. Thanks in advance!
          2 March 2017|
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          Response from Linda H | Reviewed this property |
          Which building?
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          "Reef on quieter side, Surf next to beach club"
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          "Best views: Surf 208, Coral 303; Quiet: Reef/Coral block; Take 1hr massage. 30mins covers face down."
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          "Room 205 Surf"
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          "rooms in surf have view of sunrise"
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