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Hotel Esencia

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Overview
Calle Carretera Federal KM 265, Xpu-Ha 77710 Mexico See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Parking
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
4.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

My wife and I have been to many of the top-rated resorts in the Riviera Maya - including the Rosewood Mayakoba, Banyan Tree, Azulik, and Be Tulum. All are amazing with unparalleled service and comfort, but none compare to the beauty, intimacy and charm of...More

1  Thank Brent B
Reviewed 6 days ago

I've traveled to many destinations and stayed at a lot of really nice hotels. Hotel Esencia has been the best experience and hotel by far. The rooms are very chic, the customer services is above standard, the food at the restaurants was delicious, the beach...More

1  Thank Ayanna B
Reviewed 6 days ago

My family and I stayed at Hotel Esencia in July and our stay was just FANTASTIC. The staff was excellent, discret but yet present and helpful. They gave us great recommendations for our stay. The food at the restaurants or the room service were both...More

1  Thank Catherine F
Reviewed 1 week ago

After researching destinations all over the world for our honeymoon, my wife and I came across Hotel Esencia and immediately fell in love with it. We wanted a place that was private, on the beach, had great food, made delicious drinks and a had fun/relaxing...More

1  Thank Jeff W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I rarely write reviews, but my experience at Esencia has inspired me to write my first trip advisor review... it was just that great. I hope I'm not letting the secret out! I'm not typically a "resort" person but Esencia feels like an oasis, not...More

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About
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Restaurant
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Beachfront
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Wheelchair Access
Airport Transportation
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Babysitting
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Minibar
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Hot Tub
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Heated pool
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
USD 590 - USD 1,752 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Xpu-Ha
#1 Spa Hotel in Xpu-Ha
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
USD 590 - USD 1,752 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Xpu-Ha
#1 Spa Hotel in Xpu-Ha
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Traveller (453)
Room & Suite (282)
Pool & Beach (195)
Dining (63)
Amenities (66)
Family and Play Areas (3)
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mjmusser2
23 July 2018|
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Response from Snoozan | Reviewed this property |
I don’t know about fly fishing. The day we arrived the seaweed smell was pretty bad (of course they clean off the seaweed itself so the beach is immaculate) but the rest of the four days it was beautiful— no smell at all. As... More
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mjmusser2
23 July 2018|
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Response from Lydell T | Reviewed this property |
There is in Akumal but the best is in Punta Allen. Contact Greg Rahe In Punta. I can't remember his company and Trip Advisor won't let me give you his email. Just Google his name.They can send a boat to pick you up at... More
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world_traveler_ct
15 April 2018|
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Response from Ana_Bertelli | Reviewed this property |
We did not use the meal plan. We did drive around and ate at Tulum mostly, we loved to explore the region. The restaurants at the property are excellent but we thought they were a bit too expensive.
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"I believe all the rooms are great. We had the jungle room with private pool...love, love, loved our room."
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"The best service imaginable."
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"Every room is magical. Some have their own swimming pool."
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"La Rosa Master suite"
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