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Playa Caribe

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Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I stayed at the Playa Caribe in the Casita Natasha and we had such a wonderful time! The staff were so friendly and accommodating and the Akumal area is peaceful and beautiful. This was our third time to the area and I would stay in the Casita again for the great value and the great staff. The...

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Port Alberni, Canada
Reviewed 19 March 2017

This was our second stay at Playa Caribe in two years. It is very difficult to find any fault with the experience. Augustine and his staff are so friendly and accommodating. The casita was spotless and very well equipped. Bike rentals through the office are almost a must for your stay here. Now if Augustine could only learn to control...

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ST Paul, MN
Reviewed 18 March 2017

We stayed in Condo #1 (ground level) for a few days and #7 (third level) for several days. Nicely furnished condos, very clean, roomy, each of the 2 bedrooms had their own bathroom. Well equipped kitchens, nice quality towels for shower and beach. Daily maid service. A big plus is their water is drinkable. Small refreshing clean pool too. Condo...

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Banff
Reviewed 1 December 2016

Unit 9 - nice location, nice interior and staff were welcoming and available. The unit is nice and well equipped. The downside is the derelict building next door blocking the view to the south. Very relaxing and quite. Akumal is a place I would visit once. We had fun snorkling and beach combing but got bored since the place is...

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Brooklyn, New York
Reviewed 7 October 2016

I’ve been coming to Akumal about once a year since 2005 and always stay at Playa Caribe. I’ve seen plenty of condos in other buildings and Playa Caribe feels like a cut above, between the beachside pool, the drinkable tap water, and the amazing staff. The location is pretty great. It’s smack in the middle of Half Moon Bay, so...

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San Francisco, California
Reviewed 8 August 2016

This is a small condo building right on Half Moon Bay. You can't not hear the ocean from everywhere in the unit. Gorgeous view, great music collection. Loved that there was no TV in the main area but there are 2-1 in each bedroom. Great to have champagne glasses. The staff here is amazing! They have been there forever-literally. Very...

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Denver, Colorado
Reviewed 27 June 2016

My husband and I enjoyed a fantastic week at Playa Caribe #6! The condo was beautiful and very well equipped. We loved drinking water straight from the filtered tap, having plush towels in each bathroom and the welcome basket with fruit and snacks. Although we only used the kitchen for breakfast and happy hour (fresh mango frozen margaritas!!!), there was...

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Rocklin, California
Reviewed 22 June 2016

Great place for a family vacation! Celebrated our 50th anniversary with our children and grandchildren at Playa Caribe renting three units which all are decorated so invitingly and so spacious but we especially liked #6. Lots of Mayan and Mexican decorations which were so fun and put you in a festive mood. One look and we were like "this is...

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Pabloxdiaz, Gerente at Playa Caribe, responded to this review

We are pleased to know that you enjoyed your stay with us. We are looking forward to have the opportunity to serve you again. Best regards

Victoria, Canada
Reviewed 8 May 2016

My girlfriend and I stayed in the Casita Natasha for 6 nights and it couldn't have been better! This was my second stay at Playa Caribe, and my girlfriends first and we were both completely satisfied. The hotel staff were extremely helpful and kind, Augustin at the front desk was always happy to help. The Casita itself was very comfortable...

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Epsom, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 April 2016

Just got back from an amazing holiday in Mexico. We stayed in Playa Caribe. Our first 4nights we spent at #7 (2nd floor) - lovely, very Mexican "home" feel, large double bedroom apartment with amazing ocean view! Very well equipped by the owners all over - from spices, sauces, lovely Mexican glasses, mugs, plates, blender.... in the kitchen to useful...

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
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  • Free Internet
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Playa Caribe consists of twelve 2 bedroom condos and 3 studios. Generally regarded as the best on Halfmoon Bay. We have the only water treatment (RO) system that allows you to use and drink the water safely just like home. We have a pool and are centrally located to all that the Akumal area has to offer. Some of the best snorkeling is right off our beach. You will see turtles all year round right from our patio. Hope to see you soon in paradise. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Playa Caribe

Address: Lote 34 | Half Moon Bay, Akumal, Mexico
Region: Mexico > Yucatan Peninsula > Quintana Roo > Riviera Maya > Akumal
Price Range: $139 - $459 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 15
Also Known As:
Playa Caribe Hotel Akumal
Playa Caribe Riviera Maya/Akumal, Mexico
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“lower level if stairs a problem”
aquavitgal, 17 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Center units seem to have the best views”
travelstarr, 6 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Tell the staff you want to be notified at night if there are turtles nesting on the beach.”
  • View from the balcony facing the road- Beautiful sunset
  • View from the balcony facing the road- Beautiful sunset
jharvey25, 27 Jun 2016 | Read review
“It seems that all condos in Playa Caribe are ocean view😄 So can't go wrong👍”
evac144, 9 Apr 2016 | Read review
“#6 was perfect!!!”
Ashtleahy, 12 Mar 2016 | Read review
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