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El Dorado Royale, by Karisma

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Ontario
Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

My wife and l just returned from a week visit to this beautiful resort and stayed in the Premium side. Recent Mexico All Inclusive visits include Secret Silversands, Valentin Imperial Maya and Royalton. Here we go; Good - Resort is beautiful and lush, well kept and clean. Food at all restaurants is amazing and well presented. Bed and pillows are...

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Chicago, Illinois
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We celebrated our 10th anniversary in Riviera Maya at El Dorado Spa And Resort! 100 % special time with all inclusive treatment. Carlos at JoJo's, Kiki and Stephanie at the Grill/Pizza, Brenda teaching aerobics, Cesar and Gerry at La Isla pool, the whole staff we encountered always offered service with a smile! New accommodations, mindful food restaurants, and exceptional staff...

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2Thank Bowser1716
New York City, New York
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Just wanted to thank you El Dorado Royale, By Karisma for putting together such a wonderful time in Mexico, We had a nice vacations. especially to hector and brenda you guys are the best!!! l'll be back for sure.

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Kent
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Our first visit to Mexico. Don't hesitate to visit the Mayan Riviera. It is a beautiful area full of Mayan history, wildlife and wonderful Mexican people. We stayed here from 2nd to 16th March with Thomson as a couple for our 30th Anniversary, albeit a year late. If its your anniversary/honeymoon take your marriage certificate, you might get a treat....

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8Thank EJJS
Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

Spent some days at the resort to relax and was impressed by all staff members. No effort is asked too much and all are very friendly. The k- team sergio brenda sara and hector do a great job from early morning till late at night.

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Los Angeles, California
Reviewed yesterday NEW

This was my first time traveling to Mexico and i was pretty skeptical on how it would be since i traveled alone, turns out it was the best, relaxing, and warm vacation i have ever been on. The El Dorado Royale is a the best name to describe the place. The scenery is wonderful and just makes you feel like...

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3Thank muajessicaagreene
Nashua, New Hampshire
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This is the 2nd time I have been to this amazing place. It is truly paradise. I have nothing bad to say about this resort, the food is incredible...there are so many choices. The room is spacious and the landscaping is incredible. The shows and music at night are amazing. During the day I spent most of my day at...

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2Thank QRS12
Newquay, United Kingdom
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Overview: Travelled mid March for two weeks with Thomson (TUI) costing £1800 per person (£3600 in total). Huge resort consisting or low rise appartments and took 20 minutes to walk from end to end. Property is located midway between Cancun and Playa Del Carmen and is about 30 minutes from the airport. Rooms are large and comfortable although a little...

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5Thank popeyeNqy
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

We flew out of Manchester on the 18th of march with Thomson on there Dreamliner plane which was excellent when we arrived at the airport in cancun it did take a while to get through all the customs but once we where on the coach we arrived about an hour later, an we where greated with the most friendly staff...

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Minnesota
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We stayed at El Dorado Royale last week, and had a lovely, relaxing week. The grounds of the property were beautifully maintained, and the service was very friendly and helpful. Always plenty of bottled water and fresh beach and bath towels. Also, the fitness center was better than most at resorts (with adequate AC!), and the fitness-class instructor, Muriel, was...

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Highlights
  • Beachfront
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Tennis Court
  • Hot Tub
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Smoking rooms available
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Minibar
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Paid Internet
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  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
  • Breakfast Available
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A Conde Nast Traveler Readers’Top 100 Hotels in the world and a AAA Four Diamond Resort, El Dorado Royale is an adults-only destination that provides the ultimate in service in the ultimate setting.With more than a mile of sandy beach in Mexico's Riviera Maya, El Dorado Royale, a Spa Resort, by Karisma offers an escape which no other destination can match. All the luxuries you can dream of, combined with an emphasis on personal attention to your every whim, make this an ideal location for a getaway. Travelers join us from around the world for romantic outdoor beach weddings or ceremonies in our intimate beachfront chapel, relaxing honeymoons, anniversary celebrations, or just much needed time off. ... more   less 

Additional Information about El Dorado Royale, by Karisma

Address: Carretera Cancun - Tulum Km. 45, Playa Paraiso, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico (Formerly El Dorado Royale)
Region: Mexico > Yucatan Peninsula > Quintana Roo > Riviera Maya > Playa del Carmen > Playa Paraiso
Price Range: $379 - $1,180 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — El Dorado Royale, by Karisma 4.5*
Number of rooms: 639
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Also Known As:
El Dorado Royale Hotel Riviera Maya
El Dorado Royale Mexico
El Dorado Royale Cancun
El Dorado Royale Spa Resort
El Dorado Royale Resort
Eldorado Royale
El Dorado Royale, By Karisma Playa Paraiso, Mexico - Riviera Maya
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#2 Spa Hotel in Playa Paraiso
#2 Luxury Hotel in Playa Paraiso
#2 Family Hotel in Playa Paraiso
#3 On the Beach Hotel in Playa Paraiso
#3 Romantic Hotel in Playa Paraiso
#3 Top resorts Hotel in Playa Paraiso
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