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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 April 2016

This hotel should not exist anymore. When you book a hotel room and get there you will have a room which smells mold. It was built about 50 years ago. They still charge their guests hotel prices when they should be called as hostel. On the beach the employees don't help your get a parasol. Instead of having vacation you... More 

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Lethbridge, Canada
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Reviewed 15 April 2016

I stayed at the Pelicano for 2 nights and really enjoyed it. For a hotel directly on the beach the price is crazy good, I couldn't believe my luck to get a room there! Check in was fast, the girl working the front desk was so nice. You get a beach towel card and a lock and key for the... More 

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Bucharest, Romania
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Reviewed 4 March 2016

Honey Moon room is the best room you can rent here, with beautiful view on the ocean, from a large terrace with long chairs and jacuzzi. Inside, the room is pretty large, with a large bathroom. The hotel started to be renovate, if the process will continue I am pretty sure it will be one of the best place cu... More 

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2016 via mobile

The hotel is located inbetween the beach and the Quinta Avenida, with direct access to the beach. The room prices are really fair, so I would recommend staying in the hotel. My only complaints are that the hotel seemed to be understaffed and they are paranoid with the towels. We stayed for 4 days and the only day when we... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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Reviewed 8 February 2016

We were spending just one night in Playa after Luke Bryan's Crash My Playa event in Puerto Aventuras and were pleasantly surprised with this little gem. I've only stayed at all inclusives up until now and this experience has definitely opened my eyes to what else is available. Our time was very short so the experience is limited, but the... More 

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Katy, Texas
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 January 2016 via mobile

We had checked out of a hotel that we were staying in because we didn't like it and happened to come across this place. We thought this place for the price was very good. Right on the beach. They supplied you with chairs which they had plenty for all guests. From the beach they had a security guard to the... More 

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Reviewed 7 January 2016

This place was a big surprise for us, for quite nice price we recived a most beautiful see view room and a nice service. We had 7 great days at this hotel with great food, friendly staff and an amaizing view! I can highly raccomanded this place.

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Calgary, Canada
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Reviewed 4 January 2016

Stayed here for 4 days between Christmas and New Years with my wife and two teenage kids. Great location just off 5th ave, meters from the beach. Easy walk from the ADO bus station on Juarez. 4 block walk to the Walmart. We didn't have any issues that other reviewers have mentioned. We had good water pressure and hot water... More 

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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Reviewed 8 December 2015

Perfect place to stay while in Playa. Quaint with comfortable rooms. Nothing fancy but it puts you right in the middle of Playa - walk right out on to the beach with your own chairs or walk out the side to 5th Ave and Calle 8. As it's in the middle of the block, it's very quiet. Price is right... More 

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  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Multilingual Staff

Additional Information about Pelicano Inn

Address: Calle 8 Norte Entre 5a. y Zona Federal 876 | Zona Federal, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
Region: Mexico > Yucatan Peninsula > Quintana Roo > Riviera Maya > Playa del Carmen
Price Range: ₹ 5,659 - ₹ 22,365 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Pelicano Inn 2.5*
Number of rooms: 38
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Also Known As:
Pelicano Hotel Playa Del Carmen
Pelicano Playa Del Carmen
Pelicano Inn Playa Del Carmen
Pelicano Inn Riviera Maya/Playa Del Carmen
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#76 On the Beach Hotel in Playa del Carmen
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“Choose a garden room on the first floor,as ours was very peaceful.”
 of 5 bubbles htrue, 29 Oct 2016 | Read review
“room 109 is in the back, by the lobby desk.”
 of 5 bubbles DrClaeys2, 1 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Up stairs room for a view of the beach. Lower rooms have a nice court yard with tables to extend your room outside”
 of 5 bubbles davidtM2774WW, 2 May 2016 | Read review
“I stayed in room 206. One bed was hard as rocks, the other had a pillow topper. The wifi signal was strong.”
 of 5 bubbles melgab84, 15 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Honey moon room - a must have even you are nor just married :)”
  • Terrace, by night. Honeymoon room.
  • Morning view
 of 5 bubbles Vlad_and_Cornelia, 3 Mar 2016 | Read review
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