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Hotel Delfin

13/06/2017 14/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Dawson Creek, Canada
Reviewed 12 February 2017

If you like small hotels as opposed to large resorts then I highly recommend this little gem! Don't let the fact that it is right on 5th Ave worry you. We could hear a bit of music outside but with the A/C and the fan running it muffled any sounds. The king size pillow top bed was the most comfortable...

Thank flipwilson1529
Portland, Oregon
Reviewed 17 October 2016

The hotel is in a great location, close to the bus station and the ferry. It's clean, safe and comfortable. It's just off the busy Fifth Avenue so it still can be loud at night (the air conditioner is so quiet it doesn't drown out the noise). But it had hot water, a room safe, a coffee maker, TV, beach...

Thank Nancy B
DanielShore693, Manager at Hotel Delfin, responded to this review

Thank you Nancy for the thoughtful review.Our normal room don't have balconies but we have 2 penthouse rooms with large ocean view patios They are great for private sunbathing.Hope to see you again

Lincoln, Nebraska
Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

Another wonderful stay at Hotel Delfin with my wife and son! The location is perfect! The top two penthouse sweets overlook the ocean and main tourist boardwalk. This hotel is for people who want to experience the local culture and be at the center of 5th avenues restaurants, bars, shops, ferry and of course the beautiful beach!

Thank Brian B
Richmond, Virginia
Reviewed 23 March 2016 via mobile

El Delfin is right on 5th ave in the middle of everything, super convenient, close to the ferry, bars, restaurants and nightclubs, all within walking distance. Staff was nice and courteous, AC mighty cold, great deal. Bueno, Bonito y barato!

Thank PhillipDaSecond
Reviewed 17 March 2016

We just returned from a week's stay here, and couldn't have been more pleased. We have spent time at 2 other places in PDC, but this is the best and the cheapest. The room was really large, a double bed and a table and chairs, and lots of storage. We stayed in Room 4 on the second floor, facing 5th...

Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 15 March 2016

We were so happy with choosing Hotel Delfin after looking at many hotels in Playa! Quaint Mexican hotel with cultural details in the heart of 5th and playa. Easy walk from ADO stop when arriving, easy to get to collectivo for day trips and anywhere on 5th etc. Felt extremely safe at all hours (got back at 4am one night)...

2Thank Snowangl317
Cincinnati, Ohio
Reviewed 21 February 2016 via mobile

We love this location, you are steps from all the great things Playa has to offer. We booked this hotel knowing it is a budget friendly property so the slightly worn sheets and towels did not bother us at all, our room was clean and the housekeepers kept it that way. The drinking water just outside our door was a...

1Thank queencityfan
San Rafael, California
Reviewed 13 February 2016

My wife and I spent 4 nights here in January 2016. Basically, we liked the place. It's a good value: central location, close to the beach, close to airport shuttle and car rental (Alamo), a friendly staff, large room. We were given room #1, which I was initially happy about because it faces Calle 6, and not the hustle and...

2Thank Kurt H
Vienna, Virginia
Reviewed 21 December 2015

Stayed here for 6 nights with my sister in law… Good: Fantastic location! You are right in the center and only one block from the beach. Front desk personnel were very friendly and helpful! Thank you!!! Great price for the location. Beds were hard, but very comfortable! Beach towels are provided upon request. Nice cold refrigerator in the room. Not...

3Thank opgator
DanielShore693, Manager at Hotel Delfin, responded to this review

Sorry about your unfortunatel incident with your ring.We have a small staff of 5 and we are a small family run hotel with 100% confidence in our staff.We do supply free modern electronic safes in each room.Our policy about lost and stolen items is industry standard.We have 30yrs under same management/owner with an outstanding local reputation for honesty,cleanliness We take...

Lincoln, Nebraska
Reviewed 19 July 2015 via mobile

After 3 1/2 months we're back for another week stay! We stayed in room #14 again. This is one of our favorites, a penthouse suit with a very large balcony over looking 5th ave and the Caribbean. We slept great and my son really like watching our house keeper cteate animals out of new towels each day. She is probably...

3Thank Brian B

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  • Beachfront
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  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access

Additional Information about Hotel Delfin

Address: Avenida 5, Norte 119, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
Region: Mexico > Yucatan Peninsula > Quintana Roo > Riviera Maya > Playa del Carmen
Price Range: $95 - $149 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Hotel Delfin 2.5*
Number of rooms: 14
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Hotel Delfin Playa Del Carmen, Riviera Maya, Mexico
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#86 On the Beach Hotel in Playa del Carmen
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“I would pay to upgrade to a King size room and have a balcony.”
  • Balcony
flipwilson1529, 12 Feb 2017 | Read review
“There are no ground floor rooms, but the staff will help you carry your bags.”
OMEXICO, 16 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Room 7 has two double beds and a large bathroom”
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Snowangl317, 14 Mar 2016 | Read review
“We were on second floor on street side and there was no noise problem at all. And the room was plenty dark with curtains drawn for sleeping. Although the room was comfortable, we didn't really care for the pedestal sink in the bathroom, as there was no room to put toiletries, etc.”
Tia051, 25 Mar 2015 | Read review
“I recommend the penthouse suites on fourth floor!!”
  • entrance to my patio
  • Large Penthouse Patio
  • view from penthouse
  • Penthouse Balcony
  • View of the caribbean
  • Night View from Balcony
  • view out bedroom window
  • view from 4th floor
T342IHbrianb, 23 Mar 2015 | Read review
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