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Markham, Ontario
Reviewed 30 August 2008

My family and I just returned from a week vacation to Mexico, Aug 28, 2008. We had planned staying the full week at the Grand Coco Bay on the Mayan Riviera, Playa del Carmen, but decided to make the best of a bad situation and took 2 days away as we visited surrounding Mayan archeological sites. I agree with several...

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4Thank SandDudeDad
Ontario, Canada
Reviewed 26 August 2008

We stayed at the GCB from July 11 - 18 and really had a great time. There were 5 of us ranging in age from 8 - 68 years. The location / proximity to the town of Playa del Carmen is a huge plus. Although we stayed on the AI plan, we did venture to the town on several nights...

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4Thank Bubbygirl
OC, California
Reviewed 21 August 2008

Let me start by saying that I've traveled to 13 countries, lived abroad for more than 5 years in Germany, Cozumel, and Cabo San Lucas and currently reside in California. I've seen all types of hotels, and this was exactly what I was expecting. A great value for the money. My husband and I have two kids, one 12 and...

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12Thank cabolissa
South Central, NJ
Reviewed 20 August 2008

I'm a 46 year old mom and stayed with my 17 year old daughter the week of August 2-9, 2008. Overall...we both enjoyed it alot! The price was right for my single mom income. The place was so so clean! Very small, no crowds, on the quiet side--quaint! I will admit...our first day there, the boats anchored just of the...

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7Thank Charz609
Ft Lauderdale, Florida
Reviewed 15 August 2008

The hotel service in general was a disappointment. The food was horrible. To top it all I made 2 phone calls to Florida for a 1 minute duration and 2 minute duration only to come back to the States to find out that I was charged $41.91 for a 1 minute call and $41.94 for a 3 minute call.

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3Thank Hasina99
Kitchener, Ontario
Reviewed 14 August 2008

We stayed at the Grand Coco Bay for a grand total of one night the last week in July. I was traveling with my Husband and two small children 7yrs & 8yrs old. The shuttle took us about 45mins from Cancun airport to the resort. That was fine until we drove through some very uncomfortable, run down, Ghetto type neighbour...

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3Thank Kristyn_8
NEW JERSEY
Reviewed 8 August 2008

My wife and I just returned from a 7 night stay at the Grand Coco Bay Resort in Playa Del Carmen. This was our first time visiting Mexico, will returned but not to a 3 star hotel. As we approach our hotel destination we were alarmed and almost afraid of the surroundings where the resort was located. Inside the hotel...

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2Thank BLKLAWD
Blue Springs, Missouri
Reviewed 6 August 2008

We stayed at the Grand Coco Bay (GCB) from June 29 to July 6, 2008. It was not the place that I thought it would be. If I had been in Florida and had a rental car I would have cancelled my reservation and drove down the road and found a nicer place, and there are nicer places. If I...

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3Thank KUGA1
Texas
Reviewed 2 August 2008

We stayed here July 19th- 26th with our 6 yr old daughter. It was our 19th trip to the Playa del Carmen area. Our second stay at Grand Coco Bay. I had become leary after reading several bad reviews but we booked for this trip anyway. We prefer a quiet resort that isn't crowded. We also want a short walk...

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2Thank ballarinamom
texas
Reviewed 31 July 2008

Oh gosh where to start!! First thing we went in July as we always do for vacation, and I did some research on different resorts in Playa because we had never been there. I found the Grand Coco Bay Resort and read some of the reviews which weren't to good, but my husband and our travel agent talked me into...

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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
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  • Beachfront
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  • Spa
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located just 30 miles south of Cancun, The Reef Cococbeach is the perfect compliment to the white sandy beaches and turquoise waters of this world renowned tropical paradise. Just a short walk from the picturesque town of Playa del Carmen, you will enjoy our personalized service, the privacy you desire in a resort destination and the entertainment of one of the best night life's the Mayan Riviera has to offer.Our location provides easy access to the many attractions the Mayan Riviera has to offer such as Playa del Carmen's famous 5th avenue, Playacar's Bird Sanctuary, Playacar Golf Club, Xcaret, Xel-Ha, Tulum and much, much more.The hotel offers 196 comfortable rooms Caribbean style, our pleasant rooms consist of one king size bed or two double beds, terrace or balcony, air conditioning, ceiling fan, mini fridge, TV,hair dryer, vanity mirror, telephone and bath room with bahttub and shower combination. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Reef Coco Beach

Address: Costera Norte S.N. Lte. 1 Mza. 7, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
Region: Mexico > Yucatan Peninsula > Quintana Roo > Riviera Maya > Playa del Carmen
Price Range: ₹ 12,561 - ₹ 22,595 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — The Reef Coco Beach 3.5*
Number of rooms: 196
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Also Known As:
Grand Coco Bay Mexico
Grand Coco Bay Playa Del Carmen
Grand Coco Bay Hotel Playa Del Carmen
Grand Coco Bay Riviera Maya
The Reef Coco Beach Riviera Maya/Playa Del Carmen
Hotel Style:
#49 Top resorts Hotel in Playa del Carmen
#57 Spa Hotel in Playa del Carmen
#66 On the Beach Hotel in Playa del Carmen
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“Try to book rooms that are almost oceanfront and if you can afford take the VIP ones.”
 of 5 bubbles 576xk, 19 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Try to stay on the pool side near the middle of the property, but make sure that everything is functional before settling in!”
 of 5 bubbles 443henryb, 5 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Ocean view is fantastic! Pool view is beautiful too. Family suites are nice and worked pretty well for our family of 5.”
 of 5 bubbles mommaofthree1997, 2 Dec 2016 | Read review
“first floor will work better, there is no ocean view so you don't have to go upstairs”
 of 5 bubbles to_om201, 17 Nov 2016 | Read review
“I would suggest getting a room not so close to the lobby bar to avoid evening noise.”
 of 5 bubbles shell5jc, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
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