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    The Reef Playacar

    Paseo Xaman-Ha, Ret. Sayil s/n | Fracc. Playacar, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
    +1 844-413-2656
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    • Excellent30%
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    Free Parking
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    Reviewed 2 days ago

    The food overall was average at best... the buffet was poor, however, the Italiano Restaurant was excellent, we eat 5 of our 7 dinners there. The staff at the restaurant was also excellent. Kudos to Eduardo! The bedroom was close to a maids station and...More

    Thank CptnBrewSea
    Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

    I stayed at the Reef Playacar from Jan 1 – 5, by myself, for a relaxing 5 days at the beach, and absolutely loved it, although maybe I was simply in an overall very good mood, with a good book, and didn’t need much to...More

    Thank BiaRedmond_WA
    Reviewed 4 days ago

    Very enjoyable stay. Weather was great and the beach is spectacular. The Reef Marina staff were great as were the buffet staff, Humberto,Felix and Luis in the bars and the maid service did a good job on a daily basis. Great place to stay if...More

    Thank robertgT1278KL
    Response from TheReefResorts, Brand Executive at The Reef PlayacarResponded 3 days ago

    Dear robertgT1278KL, Thank you for letting us know about your wonderful experience at our hotel. We must say we cannot express enough our satisfaction about the positive experience and sensational time you mention to have spent in our property. We are very proud of our...More

    Reviewed 5 days ago

    Stayed with the family over new year 2017/18. New year Party was Medium as far as internation interests are concerned. Overall I did not like to too seek with everything for extra charge. Having paid 3000 USD I simply expect to have for eg wireless...More

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    Thank felse
    Reviewed 5 days ago

    No free WIFI in public area's is not a good service for all inclusive. No free coffee at the lobby bar is not a good service for all inclusive. The beach bar is not available for superior. Allright but it was also impossible to order...More

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    Response from TheReefResorts, Brand Executive at The Reef PlayacarResponded 3 days ago

    Dear finimi2018, We would like to thank you for sharing your experiences. Our goal is to ensure our guest satisfaction, we always make our best effort in making feel our guest special and valued during their stay. Certainty, it appears we did not have the...More

    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Restaurant
    • Free Parking
    • Beachfront
    • Breakfast included
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Airport Transportation
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Babysitting
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
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    • Pool
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Outdoor pool
    • Price range
    • US$195 - US$475 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #49 Top resorts Hotel in Playa del Carmen
    • #49 Family Hotel in Playa del Carmen
    • #57 Spa Hotel in Playa del Carmen
    • #63 On the Beach Hotel in Playa del Carmen
    • #80 Romantic Hotel in Playa del Carmen
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
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    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 196
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    • Location
    • Mexico >
    • Yucatan Peninsula >
    • Quintana Roo >
    • Riviera Maya >
    • Playa del Carmen
    • Also Known As
    • Reef Playacar Hotel Playa Del Carmen ,
    • Reef Club Playacar ,
    • Reef Playacar Mexico ,
    • Reef Playacar Playa Del Carmen ,
    • The Reef Playacar Riviera Maya, Mexico - Playa Del Carmen
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    Fernando H
    2 January 2018|
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    not really, the few that are ocean view are held by timeshare owners
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    "for the money, you should go somewhere else..."
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    "Ask for a room close to the beach"
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    "could be loud near the pool."
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    "If you prefer a quiet room, ask for one that is not near the pool, there is loud music there."
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