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    Mahekal Beach Resort

    Calle 38, Entre Avenida 5a y Zona Federal Maritima, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
    011 52 81 4624 4246
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    • Excellent67%
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    • Average6%
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    “half board” (49 reviews)
    “palapa style” (31 reviews)
    Free Internet
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    Reviewed 21 January 2016

    We stayed at the Mahekal Beach Resort over the 2016 new year and were pleasantly surprised. The resort was clean and well-kept, the rooms were large and "hut" themed, and the food in the "in-house" restaurants was great. Service was, well, as good as you...More

    Thank Andrew S
    Reviewed 20 January 2016

    The Mahekal is almost too good to be true !! We did not know that it had recently undergone a massive renovation and it is just BEAUTIFUL !! The restaurants are oceanfront dreams. The decor in the public spaces is amazing !! Beautiful colors, natural...More

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    Response from Karen S, Director of Sales at Mahekal Beach ResortResponded 21 January 2016

    Dear EAS5- Thank you for spending your holiday with us and thank you for your glowing review of the Mahekal Beach Resort. We are especially grateful for your mention of our architecture and decor. Yes, we have now completed our renovations. Did you know that...More

    Reviewed 20 January 2016

    This is our second time staying here. Both times we came for BPM Festival. The hotel grounds are gorgeous. The meals are awesome, and the staff is super friendly. The beach is super nice and always room on the lounge chairs. Somehow we got the...More

    Thank Jason L
    Response from Karen S, Director of Sales at Mahekal Beach ResortResponded 20 January 2016

    Dear Jason L- We are very happy to learn you enjoyed your second stay at Mahekal Beach Resort! Thank you for returning to our resort for a second year in a row! Glad you found the wifi super FAST! Yes, that is a top request...More

    Reviewed 19 January 2016

    We read all of the reviews prior to booking our reservation. Granted, we were scheduled to arrive the week prior to Christmas. We prefer a smaller boutique hotel, and Mahekal sounded like the perfect spot. What was not mentioned by either the website or the...More

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    Response from Karen S, Director of Sales at Mahekal Beach ResortResponded 20 January 2016

    Dear Laura B. Thank you for sharing your experience with the readers of Trip Advisor about Mahekal Beach Resort. The resort was fully open and functional during your stay. The construction was next door at the former sister hotel, Las Palapas and was not part...More

    Reviewed 19 January 2016 via mobile

    My wife and I had an excellent time at the resort The room was on the ocean and highly recommend splurging for that room It was terrific We also had very good food at El Fuego located in the resort Rogelio was outstanding in everyway...More

    Thank jason c
    Response from Karen S, Director of Sales at Mahekal Beach ResortResponded 20 January 2016

    Dear Jason C- Thank you for the 5 circle review of Mahekal Beach Resort on trip advisor and thank you for mentioning Fuego! Your are among the very first guests to experience it and review it. Glad the sentiments were positive! Let's talk about Rogelio:...More

    About
    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
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$ 211 - US$ 479 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Hotel Style
    • #17 Family Hotel in Playa del Carmen
    • #20 Spa Hotel in Playa del Carmen
    • #22 On the Beach Hotel in Playa del Carmen
    • #23 Luxury Hotel in Playa del Carmen
    • #30 Romantic Hotel in Playa del Carmen
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 196
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    • Location
    • Mexico >
    • Yucatan Peninsula >
    • Quintana Roo >
    • Riviera Maya >
    • Playa del Carmen
    • Also Known As
    • Mahekal Beach Hotel Playa Del Carmen ,
    • Shangri La Caribe Hotel ,
    • Shangri La Caribe Playa Del Carmen ,
    • Mahekal Beach Resort Riviera Maya/Playa Del Carmen
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    SGMCO85
    6 December 2017|
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    Response from Karen S | Property representative |
    Hi SGMCO85- Thank you for your message. Typically September is a quieter month at the resort. We recommend stopping by the concierge to see which restaurants are open that night and what the theme is. We do a beach BBQ... More
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    Temo M
    2 December 2017|
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    Response from Karen S | Property representative |
    Hi Temo M. The Mayan Casita dining experience is not part of the half board. That is something special though. We give our guests an authentic Mayan cooking lesson with a real Mayan chef, in our authentic hut. We teach... More
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    "Hacienda beach front rooms are a great bet!"
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    "The rooms in the middle of the resort near Fuego are the best location."
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    "Garden palapa in the middle of the resort - stay far away from the public access road!"
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    "Beach-front or beach view rooms have the best view; they are also slightly more expensive."
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