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    El Acuario Hotel

    Av. 25 Norte entre 2 y 4 Norte Col. Centro, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
    011 52 984 873 2133
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    Overview
    • Excellent63%
    • Very good28%
    • Average7%
    • Poor1%
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    Free Wifi
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    2.5 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 118 reviews

    Reviewed 20 October 2017 via mobile

    Very nice and clean place, close to the collectivo station, 3 blocks from the main street. So the location for us was very good. And the price is cheap. We slept there for 4 nights and was very pleased.

    Thank Daniel K
    Hotel's Favourite
    Reviewed 29 December 2016

    I stayed at this hotel for a week in Dec, 2016. I loved everything about the place! The pool area is great, the room had cable TV, decent wifi, a fridge, hot plate and microwave. The A/C was cold and the housekeeping service was good....More

    3  Thank Matthew S
    Reviewed 13 June 2017

    Hotel: Hotel was very clean and very accommodating. Rooms are nice size and all come with a refrigerator. Very nice pool and well maintained hotel. The suite is absolutely beautiful. People. Excellent staff. Diane is great manager and her staff are very accommodating and friendly....More

    1  Thank Rlm7810
    Reviewed 1 June 2017

    Right in the city of Playa del Carmen but once you walk into the hotel grounds you feel far away from the busy streets. It's within walking distance of pretty much everything and only about 5 blocks from the beach. Very clean and safe with...More

    Thank jessica_steed
    Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

    Excellent hotel. If you can and it's not booked - get the suite. They only have one but it's worth it. I loved the home away from home feel. It's not a all inclusive of course - and I've been to all of those..it's like...More

    1  Thank Kelly M
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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Airport Transportation
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Babysitting
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Microwave
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Outdoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$55 - US$108 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #11 Best Value Hotel in Playa del Carmen
    • #37 Family Hotel in Playa del Carmen
    • #50 Romantic Hotel in Playa del Carmen
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 13
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    • Location
    • Mexico >
    • Yucatan Peninsula >
    • Quintana Roo >
    • Riviera Maya >
    • Playa del Carmen
    • Also Known As
    • El Acuario Hotel Riviera Maya, Mexico - Playa Del Carmen
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    lapartridge
    13 December 2017|
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    Response from Elacuariohtl | Property representative |
    Buenos días, thank you for your message! We do have fridges both in your room and in the laundry room (where we can keep your medicin in case you arrive early on the day of your check-in, or leave late on the day of your... More
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    Wallyballou
    7 September 2017|
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    Response from Elacuariohtl | Property representative |
    Buenos días Wallyball, thank you for your message! There are many ways to come from the airport, please find several options that I usually recommend to our guests! - The ADO bus leaves every hour (every half hour on peak... More
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    sknappy
    4 March 2017|
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    Response from Elacuariohtl | Property representative |
    Buenos días Sarena, thank you very much for your message and your interest! We make our very best to keep the hotel quiet at all times and especially at night, not allowing music outside or asking our guests who would stay... More
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    "All rooms are excellent"
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    "Get one on the first floor with a balcony."
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    "Less sun on the bottom floors"
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    "We stayed downstairs and it was quiet."
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