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Playa Selva

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11/06/2017 12/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Atlanta, Georgia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We celebrated my friend's special birthday and wanted to hang loose in our own cabana directly at or on the beach. Playa Selva delivers in every aspect :Staff, location, the cabana, the tropical plants providing privacy, the facilities , the price for value ratio - everything was at its best. We stayed 8 nights and our conclusion: This is a...

Thank Rudy F
Norwalk, Connecticut
Reviewed 21 April 2017

We stayed at Playa Selva for six days in Casa Playa - a two story beach house with a sitting area and full kitchen downstairs and a bedroom upstairs. It was a perfect place to stay with a beautiful beach right outside yet set back enough to ensure privacy. It was great having the full kitchen since this allowed us...

Thank Christine A
Kittery, Maine
Reviewed 5 April 2017

For our 4th trip to Tulum we were a little late in booking and our usual place was taken. We had walked passed Playa Selva and the reviews were solid so we booked a 10 night stay, which - had we never stayed elsewhere - we probably would have given 5 stars. Playa Selva really is an excellent accommodation, but...

Thank Timothy B
Reviewed 3 March 2017

Our group had a wonderful visit to Playa Selva. The staff was very nice and such a great place to go for a relaxing time at the beach. I would not hesitate to go back any time. In fact, I hope we return next year for a few more days.

Thank NHTravlr1
santa monica, CA
Reviewed 23 January 2017

We had an amazing time at Playa Selva! The location is superb- it is right on the beach and you walk out straight on sand when you leave the room. It has its own private beach so you don't have to worry about it being too crowded. There is taco place right next door if you get hungry! The staff...

1Thank heidyfu
Reviewed 21 January 2017

Playa Selva is a little piece of heaven. The accommodations are a stone's throw from the ocean but yet set back enough behind the greenery to ensure privacy. The beach is pristine and there are wonderfully comfortable beach chairs for Playa Selva guests. The property is immaculate both inside the guest houses and outside. The WiFi signal worked perfectly and...

1Thank vintagemaven
Minneapolis, Minnesota
Reviewed 5 December 2016

Playa Selva is an incredibly stunning slice of paradise in the Caribbean!! If your looking for a truly exotic getaway this is your place! The grounds are private and pristine! The bungalows are spotless and very well kept! The communal kitchen is very clean and always stocked with the necessities. The views are simply heavenly! Every bungalow has a great...

Thank filmsnow1
Dallas, Texas
Reviewed 20 November 2016

This review is WAY past due, being my first review on Playa Selva after becoming a regular there since 2011. We've visited them twice this year, once in March with my whole family, and again with my husband and sister this October. So far we have stayed in every cabana and beach house that Playa Selva offers but one, and...

Thank LorenAxberg
Montreal, Canada
Reviewed 10 November 2016

EVERYTHING WAS PERFECT! The people, the place, the excellent service and the amazing view! You wil not be disapointed! IT'S THE BEST! Jacques Bélanger, Montreal,Canada Book now! The manager and the owners are very nice.

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Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

We had a great stay at playa selva, the decor is super fine to the last detail, the beach is quiet and stunning, there is a cool hip bar next door and the stuff was super nice and helpful, we cant wait to come here again!

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  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Beachfront
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Playa Selva is one of the most beautiful beaches in Tulum with agarden composed of large trees, surrounded by practically virgin nature.This place has everything you need for an unforgettable vacation.A place to relax, away from the rush and the noise.A place to recharge your energy; alone, with your partner, with friends or with the entire family.A place to practice different sports and leisure activities.A place to let your soul fly free.Playa Selva is located on the Tulum beach; 8 km from the town, 8 km from the Tulum Mayan ruins and 3 km from the extraordinary Sian Ka'an Biosphere Natural Reserve (UNESCO World Heritage). ... more   less 

Additional Information about Playa Selva

Address: Carretera Tulum-Boca Paila km 8.4 | Apartado Postal 131, Tulum 77780, Mexico
Region: Mexico > Yucatan Peninsula > Quintana Roo > Riviera Maya > Tulum
Price Range: $259 - $492 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 6
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“Cabana Maya and one other cabin are ocean front, the others are set back, but are really quite close, not sure if they have views.”
313timothyb, 4 Apr 2017 | Read review
“all rooms are good!”
heidyfu, 22 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Every room is wonderful at this amazing place...you won't be disappointed!!!!”
filmsnow1, 5 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Everything at Playa Selva is incredibly clean and beautiful. Cabanas on the beach are the windiest.”
  • View from the kitchen in Casa Playa
  • Lovely kitchen and hang out spot in the Casa Playa beach house
  • Standing on the porch of Casa Playa
  • Sunrise from the rooftop of Torres Pajaros
  • Rooftop of Torres Pajaros
  • Laying in a hammock on the roof watching the waves in the shade
  • Sunrise from the covered porch of Casa Playa. Best view for coffee ever!
  • View from Torres Pajaros beach house Master Bedroom Suite. So many birds!
LorenAxberg, 19 Nov 2016 | Read review
“La marea: front row on the beach, perfect for a couple”
jackstc, 10 Nov 2016 | Read review
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