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Glenwood Springs, Colorado
Reviewed 17 June 2014

Stayed at Hotel Alux at the beginning and end of our recent anniversary trip to MX. It is very clean, the staff friendly and helpful, and a bargain price! It is very close walking distance to beach and 5th Ave activities but quiet at night. We were also able to walk from and to main bus stop and Collectivo stop...

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Canada
Reviewed 18 February 2014

I spent a night here with a few cycling friends while we regrouped before our cycling adventure around this part of Mexico and Belize. The hotel was nice and clean and the staff very friendly and helpful. They allowed us space to assemble our bikes and also allowed us to keep our bikes safely in our rooms over night. They...

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Bergen, Norway
Reviewed 15 February 2014

This hotel is not the best, but ok. They bring they're children to work everyday, and its many of them. Hotel closes down at 23:00 every night so you have to knock on the door if you are coming home "late". The staff is not the best. We traveled with a travel agency from norway (star tour) on a cheap...

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Cancun, Mexico
Reviewed 16 October 2013

We were happy with the one night stay overall. We got the special rate of $35 a night. The room was clean but the water doesn't get very warm in the shower. We had a quiet night and near 5 Ave. and that's what we wanted. I appreciated that they had filtered water available to fill up our bottles.

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Mérida
Reviewed 27 June 2013

I reccomend this for rest only, it´s fine, poeple friendly, cheap and clean :) i stayed for a couple of nights and I pay single room only 40 dolalrs per nights which it was good and of course people are friendly they have security box at the reception.

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Corporativo H, General Manager at Hotel Alux, responded to this review
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Gracias por su recomendación. Estamos ubicados en un área de Playa del Carmen donde ciertamente uno puede caminar a varios...

berlin
Reviewed 17 February 2013

We where looking for a nice place to spend a couple of days in playa del carmen. After checking in we where told that we would get a kitchen. After a while we´ve been told that we only get a kitchen (grill, plates etc.) if we would pay the whole amound of our stay. That wasnt mentioned before. Well anyway...

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AXPHOTEL, Manager at Hotel Alux, responded to this review

Thank you, As we all know, tripadvisor works as an outstanding source for travelers to decide for accomodations. Competition and sales make it even more important to provide an excellent service. We are sorry that in your personal experience, as you expressed in your review, your stay was not favorable. We would had like to address the issues you describe...

Montreal, Canada
Reviewed 9 January 2013

The place is well located: a walking distance from the beach and right nearby the main street, yet far enough to avoid the noise at night. The staff was very nice and welcoming. The hotel is charming also simple. The room was clean and comfortable. The only negative element are the thin walls; we could hear the people next room...

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AXPHOTEL, Manager at Hotel Alux, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. Like cold water in a warm day!

Mérida
Reviewed 6 January 2013

Hi GUys, I used to go to Playa del Carmen twice per year I am mexican and like to visit different hotels and resorts with all inclusive service. Let me tell you this time I wanted to do something more personal. I went in December for 4 days to Playa del Carmen, and found this hotel close tot the 5th...

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AXPHOTEL, Manager at Hotel Alux, responded to this review

Thanks! Your review is encouraging because it represents we fulfilled our goal at providing good and affordable accomodation and an alternative to the more expensive hotels.

Reviewed 11 August 2012

The almost hidden Alux hotel has extremely nice people working there, always willing to help. The structure is peculiar, having all the rooms overlooking a small central patio. When we stayed there it rained, and all the water was disappearing on a hole on the ground :) it's very cheap for the huge and super clean rooms it offers. Only...

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 7 November 2011

I stayed here in December 2010 while I was taking scuba lessons in Playa. Alux was a great little hotel off the main strip, so it's very quiet at night but close enough to the town center that I felt very safe walking back and forth by myself every night. The accommodations were simple and very clean, and a great...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Hotel Alux Playa del Carmen is a small hotel built in a Mexican hacienda style. The guest rooms are spacious and comfortable with ironwork details, colorful tiles and original floors. All of the rooms are located around an open veranda. These small details can also be seen throughout the hotel. The hotel offers modern commodities at affordable rates. Therefore, ideal for the independent traveler, either for business or pleasure, because it allows him/her to maximize his/her budget without sacrificing quality or service. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Alux

Address: Calle 14 Norte | Entre Avenidas 10 y 15, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
Region: Mexico > Yucatan Peninsula > Quintana Roo > Riviera Maya > Playa del Carmen
Price Range: ₹ 2,407 - ₹ 3,878 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Hotel Alux 2.5*
Number of rooms: 10
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Hotel Alux Riviera Maya/Playa Del Carmen
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“Try to get room with balcony and avoid adjoining rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles RobertSDF, 17 May 2015 | Read review
“Ask for room on upper floor.”
 of 5 bubbles LynnY544, 7 Mar 2015 | Read review
“Choose room with the balcony, forget the other options !”
 of 5 bubbles pirkk0b, 5 Feb 2015 | Read review
“they're all pretty much "together". I guess don't stay in the 1st floor”
 of 5 bubbles matador69, 19 Oct 2014 | Read review
“We asked for quiet room and were in 32 both times. If you don't mind carrying your luggage up to 3rd floor on tiled steps, I recommend upper floor.”
 of 5 bubbles 14erann, 17 Jun 2014 | Read review
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