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    Residences El Faro

    10th Street, between 1st Avenue and the Beach | On The Beach, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
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    Overview
    • Excellent49%
    • Very good31%
    • Average10%
    • Poor4%
    • Terrible6%
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    “condo complex” (11 reviews)
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    Free Wifi
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    1 - 5 of 336 reviews

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    We found our room to be as experienced from pictures. The location can not be better if you want to stay in a central spot. The smell from the guest toilette was terrible, otherwise the room workwd good for us as a family. The resort...More

    Thank NorwayMale
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    if you are looking for a mellow, quiet stay in the heart of Playa Del Carmen this is the place to be! i came with 11 girls for a bachelorette and we loved it! our hotel was quiet at night so we didn't have to...More

    Thank Caterina B
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    Let me start by saying I was a little worried about staying in a new place in Playa del Carmen. Nine years ago we stayed at Xaman Ha Condominiums in Playacar, they were on the beach with nice pool and walking distance to everything, but...More

    Thank m6007
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    We stayed 12 nights in July at El Faro and we were extremely impressed! We had a superb sea facing balcony and the apartment was spacious and stylish. The pool is great and plenty of sun beds with umbrellas too. Right on the beach is...More

    Thank Holly S
    Response from ElFaroHOA, General Manager at Residences El FaroResponded 3 weeks ago

    Thank you for sharing your experience with us regarding your stay with us, we are pleased to know you enjoyed your vacation in Playa.

    Reviewed 30 June 2017

    First the good: - Great location right on the beach - Good security, security guards very visible day & night - Nice pool Now the BAD - This unit has some serious plumbing issues going on, The master bathroom smells like a sewer!!! The guest...More

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    Response from ElFaroHOA, General Manager at Residences El FaroResponded 3 July 2017

    Thank you for your comments regarding your experience during your stay, the Home Owner's Association takes care of all common areas and as such can only comment on points mentioned outside of the unit. The restaurant has been closed for two years, their front doors...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Beachfront
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Concierge
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$179 - US$434 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 65
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    • Location
    • Mexico >
    • Yucatan Peninsula >
    • Quintana Roo >
    • Riviera Maya >
    • Playa del Carmen
    • Also Known As
    • Encanto El Faro Hotel Playa Del Carmen ,
    • Residences El Faro Riviera Maya, Mexico - Playa Del Carmen
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    Anna F
    6 June 2017|
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    Response from ElFaroHOA | Property representative |
    Greetings from Playa, and thank you for your question. You would need to verify with the property manager with whom you have made your reservation to be certain. The property does have 24 hour security service, so they would... More
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    19 May 2017|
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    Response from Michelle G | Reviewed this property |
    we were there for 16 days. every day it was different. Its never a far walk to clear swimming. Clearly the best swimming overall was down by the pier.
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    "stay in the "reef rooms""
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    "Most rooms face ocean but the few rooms that weren't didn't have a good view. Some 4th floor rooms..."
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    "Reef on quieter side, Surf next to beach club"
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    "Best views: Surf 208, Coral 303; Quiet: Reef/Coral block; Take 1hr massage. 30mins covers face down."
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