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Mahekal Beach Resort

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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good23%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“shangri la caribe”(104 reviews)
“half board”(55 reviews)
“fuego restaurant”(67 reviews)
Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
4 Star Hotel
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Offers & Announcements: Tax Refund Beach Sale
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Offers & Announcements: Tax Refund Beach Sale
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Mahekal Beach Resort is a unique resort place that is positioned in a great area. With it’s own private white sand beach, numerous pools, and prime location to the market of Playa del Carmen, this is an excellent spot to tackle all that this...More

Thank Kevin B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

-The rooms were updated (you can tell they have existed for awhile but are totally updated...see pics) and clean -The style of the resort was so pretty -The service was great (it had been 13 years since I have been to mexico and I was...More

Thank julied7777
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here for 3 nights as part of our honeymoon trip to Mexico. This was supposed to be a relaxing end to the trip but instead it turned out to be a horrible experience from start to finish. Our check in was quick but when...More

2  Thank kittley21
Response from Karen S, Manager at Mahekal Beach ResortResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear kittley21- Thank you for taking the time to share your experience at our resort. We understand you had to move a few times to different ocean front rooms and you were ultimately not satisfied. We are sorry the beach clubs "Easter Music event" disturbed...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great experience with Mahekal. Accomodations Had an Ocean View room, lower level, north of Olas and the pool. Great view of ocean/beach from our deck (that had hammocks), and steps from the beach chairs. Restaurants & Food Olas was great for breakfast. Angel got to...More

Thank Ralph L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Mahekal is like coming home! This was our 12th visit and we love coming back to the warm welcoming staff and exceptional service of so many : Oscar set up our Anniversary beach dinner, celebrated w family and friends . Gabriel was always making sure...More

Thank Jennifer R
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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Spa
Restaurant
Free Internet
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Beachfront
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Things to do
Pool
Spa
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Hot Tub
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Outdoor pool
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Price range
US$ 211 - US$ 437 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#12 Family Hotel in Playa del Carmen
#21 Spa Hotel in Playa del Carmen
#24 On the Beach Hotel in Playa del Carmen
#25 Luxury Hotel in Playa del Carmen
#30 Romantic Hotel in Playa del Carmen
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$ 211 - US$ 437 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#12 Family Hotel in Playa del Carmen
#21 Spa Hotel in Playa del Carmen
#24 On the Beach Hotel in Playa del Carmen
#25 Luxury Hotel in Playa del Carmen
#30 Romantic Hotel in Playa del Carmen
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Traveller (3357)
Room & Suite (846)
Pool & Beach (711)
Dining (255)
Family and Play Areas (16)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (5)
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rickcrowes
17 April 2018|
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Response from Karen S | Property representative |
Mahekal has great visitor advice! Thanks to the forum! Yes, our dive center, Vida Aquatica, is located right on site and will take you to great snorkel spots that are calm and seaweed free. They depart right from our... More
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Noha R
15 April 2018|
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Response from tipum | Reviewed this property |
Its fine and nice and weed. Seaweed is an issue but staff work tirelessly to clear it (can’t fight Mother Nature)
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Room Tips
"Garden View Palapa is good value. If I was going to upgrade i would go for the penthouses by Las Olas pool."
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"Recommend a Treehouse Palapa, quiet and cool in the shade after a day in the sun and heat."
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"Ocean view palapas are the best without taking the most expensive options!"
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"Ocean view is different from Ocean front (both good in my opinion)"
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