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Lake Ozark, Missouri
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Everything in ourt room was clean at all times. The communal kitchen was acceptable but needed a few more amenities. We felt safe at all times. We had the room next to the kitchen and had a great balcony. However, the noise from 5th Avenue was unacceptable at times. My phone was stolen while checking in but due to the...

Thank KathyMac66
Monterrey, Mexico
Reviewed 17 September 2014

The hotel is located in no better spot in town, close to bars, restaurants, it is on the 5th Av. in Playa. The rooms are clean, AC works perfectly, at the reception they are very friendly. You really get what you pay.

2Thank Oscar E
Miami, Florida
Reviewed 4 June 2014

No hidden or surprise costs. Comfortable,clean accommodations in excellently location in Playa Del Carmen. Staff goes beyond expectations to please guests. No frills, but comfortable and clean beds, hot water and cold AC!!! Highly recommended

1Thank Inaser
Haifa, Israel
Reviewed 24 November 2013 via mobile

We stayed here for 10 days. The beds are comfortable, every thing is very clean. Every room have a private shower with very hot water and a TV. They change sheets and clean every day. There is a very beautiful kitchen on the roof, with view to 5 av. Not expensive comparing to what you get (40 dollar for a...

3Thank Dar D
Saint Paul, Minnesota
Reviewed 26 August 2013

The hotel was nice, basic and clean. If you are looking for a fancy place, this isn't it. It's not bad, it's just a place to lay your head and if you choose to save more money make your own meal up on the rooftop terrace that over looks 5th ave. The room we stayed in was small, but then...

4Thank DLaw247
Chapel Hill, Tennessee, USA
Reviewed 26 July 2013

This is my 3rd time staying at San Juan Pension. I found it be accident after staying in a horrible hotel in Playa. It is right on 5th but rooms in back are perfectly quiet. Air condition is Cold & rooms are spotless. As a woman traveling alone in Mexico I feel very safe staying here. Front desk reception is...

2Thank Kimberly A
Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 25 March 2013

A wonderful little hotel on 5th avenue! The rooms are clean, nothing fancy, pillows may not be up to par, and they only give you 2 towels but live with it, walk over to Walmart and buy extra towels if you want! I loved the fridges in every room and the kitchen terrace on the 3rd floor was nice for...

3Thank Jetta1956
Edina, Minnesota
Reviewed 13 March 2013

This is a great option as long as you now what you are looking for. The location can't be beat. you are on the main street (5th ave) going through downtown Playa and walking distance to everything downtown play has to offer. A block to the beach. Great common area with balcony overlooking 5th Ave. where you can make coffee...

2Thank worldtravel7998
Portland, Oregon
Reviewed 20 July 2012

Great place if you're traveling on a bit of a budget but would like to avoid bed bugs, water leakage, and uncleanliness often found in hostels around these parts. My friend and I were pleased with the cleanliness and chillaxed atmosphere of the San Juan Pension and wouldn't hesitate to stay here again in the future. I met a few...

3Thank TrailblazerFan4
Calgary, Canada
Reviewed 25 February 2012

We have stayed here now for 4 plus years... we will not book anywhere else and recommend to any friend or family coming to stay. The hotel is clean, friendly , inexpensive and we are well taken care of. It is family owned and the same staff are here year after year. They always remember us and welcome us back....

4Thank Chris L

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Additional Information about Hotel Pension San Juan

Address: Ave num 165 entre 6y8 calle /st 5ta | Andador turistico/tourist pedestrian walkway, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
Region: Mexico > Yucatan Peninsula > Quintana Roo > Riviera Maya > Playa del Carmen
Price Range: ₹ 2,688 - ₹ 8,401 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 16
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Hotel San Juan
Hotel Pension San Juan Riviera Maya/Playa Del Carmen
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“Ask for something away from 5th Avenue but close to the communal kitchen”
 of 5 bubbles KathyMac66, 19 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Room c-1 on third floor has a private courtyard terrace. Three adults in room and never felt on top of each other.”
 of 5 bubbles Inaser, 3 Jun 2014 | Read review
“If you want quiet room request 1 at the back”
 of 5 bubbles 493kimberlya, 26 Jul 2013 | Read review
“If you can afford it, book the Superior rooms with the king size beds!!”
 of 5 bubbles Jetta1956, 25 Mar 2013 | Read review
“No elevators and stairs only for all 3 floors. Not good for people that will have any trouble carrying heavy bags up 3 flights of stairs. Choose room not facing the street if worried about noise.”
 of 5 bubbles worldtravel7998, 13 Mar 2013 | Read review
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