We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Pelicano Inn

Show Prices
Enter dates for lowest prices
powered by PriceFinder
Check In Check Out
1 room 2 adults 0 children
We check 200+ sites to find the latest and lowest prices.
Professional photos
Pelicano Inn
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review
Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
JPMiles / PAYBACK
50

283 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
There are newer reviews for Pelicano Inn
See the most recent reviews
Showing 115: English reviews
new york
Reviewed 14 April 2006

OK so we made reservations for two rooms 3 nights. first we paid for the ocean view room and we got the garden view room. then we have hot water in the shower, the air condition partialy works, and the room was stink. we asked for hot water and we also asked to move to our ocean view room. finally...

 Report
Helpful?
6Thank hagargal
Comayagua, Honduras
Reviewed 7 April 2006

I'm in agreement with most of the reviews about this hotel. While not expecting luxury (this was my second time at this hotel), and really who can beat eighty bucks for a beachfront room, there were some problems that could prevent me from staying at this awesome little hotel again until the owner decides to start paying attention. There's too...

 Report
Helpful?
9Thank Drew S
Missoula, Montana
Reviewed 5 April 2006

This was our third stay at the Pelicano in 4 years and have noticed a steady decline in all aspects of the hotel. We tend to like smaller hotels and don't expect much attention but the Pelicano has really crossed the line. We found the beachfront room to be needing a complete remodel. A list of problems: AC not working,...

 Report
Helpful?
7Thank 625Tomas
A TripAdvisor Member
Sioux Falls, SD
1 review
10 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 February 2006

My husband and I just returned from our 3rd trip to Playa and our first stay at the Pelicano. We will go back to Playa next year - but will not return to the Pelicano. The people that work at that place are the rudest and least friendly of any that we have met in Mexico. Many of the beach...

 Report
Helpful?
10Thank A TripAdvisor Member
A TripAdvisor Member
Kennewick, wa
2 reviews
10 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 February 2006

We had a ocean front room and loved it. The a/c was so chilly at times we turned it off. Always good water temp. and pressure. Very helpfull staf and great massages and good eats all around you. Perfect location.(no tv) Great price and terrific view. It is not a 5 star hotel but did ya come here to hang...

 Report
Helpful?
3Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Granada, Spain
Reviewed 19 October 2005

 Report
Helpful?
9Thank blopezmezquita
A TripAdvisor Member
Texas
1 review
18 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 August 2005

 Report
Helpful?
18Thank A TripAdvisor Member
A TripAdvisor Member
Arroyo Grande, California
1 review
7 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 July 2005

 Report
Helpful?
7Thank A TripAdvisor Member
A TripAdvisor Member
St. Petersburg
1 review
9 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 May 2005

 Report
Helpful?
9Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Sudbury, Canada
Reviewed 29 April 2005

 Report
Helpful?
16Thank TravelBugsEB

455 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveller Photos (178)
Viewed
Room/Suite (27)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (26)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (22)
Viewed
Family/Play Areas (5)
Viewed
View from Room (20)
Viewed
Dining (7)
Viewed
Bathroom (8)
Viewed
Other (63)

TripAdvisor Photos: Professional photos exclusively commissioned by TripAdvisor

Viewed
All TripAdvisor Photos (251)
Viewed
Amenities (10)
Viewed
Beach (13)
Viewed
Garden View (26)
Viewed
Gardenview Superior (25)
Viewed
Mastersuite Familiar (31)
Viewed
Master Suite Honey Moon (29)
Viewed
Ocean Front (22)
Viewed
Oceanview 2p (31)
Viewed
Oceanview 4p (25)
Viewed
Dining (12)
Viewed
The Hotel (27)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (26)
Viewed
View from Room (5)
Viewed
Family/Play Areas (3)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (6)
Viewed
Room/Suite (6)
Viewed
Dining (3)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (2)
Viewed
Other (1)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Travellers also viewed these Playa del Carmen hotels
0.2 km away
Hotel Mimi del Mar
Hotel Mimi del Mar
#122 of 212 in Playa del Carmen
156 reviews
0.2 km away
Hotel Colibri Beach
Hotel Colibri Beach
#123 of 212 in Playa del Carmen
184 reviews
0.1 km away
Xtudio Comfort Hotel by Xperience Hotels
Xtudio Comfort Hotel by Xperienc...
#79 of 212 in Playa del Carmen
221 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
0.2 km away
Kinbe Hotel
Kinbe Hotel
#107 of 212 in Playa del Carmen
606 reviews
0.1 km away
Hotel Vista Caribe
Hotel Vista Caribe
#102 of 212 in Playa del Carmen
250 reviews
0.2 km away
Hotel All Riviera
Hotel All Riviera
#196 of 212 in Playa del Carmen
263 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Amenities

Highlights
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Room Service

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: ₹ 5,425 - ₹ 11,242 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Pelicano Inn 2.5*
Number of rooms: 38
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Travelocity, Hotels.com, Expedia and Despegar.com so you can book your Pelicano Inn reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Pelicano Hotel Playa Del Carmen
Pelicano Playa Del Carmen
Pelicano Inn Playa Del Carmen
Pelicano Inn Riviera Maya/Playa Del Carmen
Hotel Style:
#79 On the Beach Hotel in Playa del Carmen
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what travellers have asked, with answers from Pelicano Inn staff and other travellers.
12 questions
Ask a question

See all questions (12)

Questions? Get answers from Pelicano Inn staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“Room 203 was really nice. Bring a washcloth. Have a bloody mari.”
 of 5 bubbles 470pfg, 8 Mar 2017 | Read review
“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
5 of 5