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New York City, New York
Reviewed 1 week ago

We recently spent 5 days at the Hotel Cielo with our two teen-age daughters. The personalized service we received from all the staff was really great. We had the family room and it was spacious and also had a balcony so everyone could spread out a little. Location Location Location. It was a five minute walk to the beach, and...

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HotelCielo, Owner at Hotel Cielo, responded to this review

This is definitely the type of review we strive for. We pride ourselves on being convenient and able to provide all of your needs. Thank you for mentioning how it works well with a family to stay here and also our rooftop terrace, our hidden gem! You found your zen spot in the middle of Playa del Carmen! We thank...

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I went on vacation with my girlfriend to playa del Carmen. This was my first time there, we stayed in hotel Cielo and was amazed by its beauty. The rooms were just awesome. And to have a great restaurant right downstairs at your fingertips just made the stay easier. As for the location, you could not of asked for a...

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HotelCielo, Owner at Hotel Cielo, responded to this review

Thank you for this great review that really describes us in a nutshell. You really related well to other Trip Advisor peers what we are all about in location, service, restaurant etc. It is reviews like this that we love that will put people at ease to find their home with us. Thank you for the time in writing this....

Kalamazoo, MI
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was our second visit to this wonderful little hotel in Playa del Carmen. If you're looking for lots of amenities, this hotel might not be the one you want; however, if you looking for a great location and a staff that makes sure your stay is fabulous, this is the hotel for you. I suggest one of the balcony...

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HotelCielo, Owner at Hotel Cielo, responded to this review

This is the kind of review we strive for various reasons. One is that you come back to us and the other is because you mention great details. Not everyone realizes that we have a rooftop deck and how wonderful it is. And not everyone knows about our 50% discount on breakfast. We thank you for mentioning these details with...

Long Island City
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Solo Trip Stay January 19-24, 2016 (I know this review is a little late but still...) So normally I use my AmEx Business Platinum/Finest Hotels & Resorts/Starwood Gold benefits to stay at some of the most luxurious 7 star resorts in the world... so coming from that perspective I wanted to scale it down and stay in something that wasn't...

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HotelCielo, Owner at Hotel Cielo, responded to this review

Thank you for this! I do believe this is one of our nicest reviews to date and we have some good ones! It was great to meet you too and so happy that your stay was so wonderful. It seems you met all of the family and we appreciate you naming them so others can get to know us too!...

Minnesota
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just stayed at Hotel Cielo for 6 nights and loved everything about it! The hotel is small and cozy and charming, and the staff is so warm and personable. Rooms are super cute, clean and comfortable, and have such a nice authentic Mexican feel to them. Location was fantastic, right off of 5th ave, and super close to the bus...

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HotelCielo, Owner at Hotel Cielo, responded to this review

Thank you so much for this stunning review! It is such an honor that you celebrated your 25th wedding anniversary with us! It really does mean so much to us when you take the time out of your day to write a review for us. Each review is very important for us and helps us to stand out from others....

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just left and stayed at Hotel for 4 nights. Could not of had a better experience. Staff really was friendly and loved the rooftop. Rooms were clean and nice and the location was excellent...walking distance to everything. And the prices can't be beat for the quality of the Hotel. And as an added bonus the restaurant downstairs - Carboncitos has...

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HotelCielo, Owner at Hotel Cielo, responded to this review

This is the kind of review we strive for! Thank you for taking the time to write it and add so many details for your TripAdvisor peers. We look forward to your return! Just let us know! We are here tomake your stay in the Riviera Maya, Playa del Carmen, the best it can be!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I spend a couple days at Hotel Cielo of Presidents week . The rooms were very nice and the staff was very friendly. My favorite thing about the hotel was its amazing rooftop. The location was perfect being right off 5th ave in the heart of Playa. I would highy recommend this hotel to anyone planning to visit Playa Del...

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HotelCielo, Owner at Hotel Cielo, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to write this great review for us! our rooftop is a great place to enjoy sunrises! We appreciate you mentioning the details that you did! We will be waiting for you to arrive back to stay with us!

Prescott, Wisconsin
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

After deciding on a last minute trip to Playa, we were pleasantly surprised after finding Hotel Cielo! I read the great reviews and decided to give it a try. The location was fantastic. The room was super clean and updated with an authent Mexico feel. The restaurant Carboncitos was excellent!! We ate breakfast their everyday and late nite appetizers, the...

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HotelCielo, Owner at Hotel Cielo, responded to this review

Sometimes those last minute trips are the best! We are so glad you found us and stayed with us for your visit to the Riviera Maya! The details in your review were excellent to show other Trip Advisor peers what we have to offer and we thank you for that. We look forward to your return! Thank you again for...

Reviewed 23 February 2017

First time visiting Playa Del Carmen and decided to stay at Hotel Cielo based on a friends (Rich) recommendation. I am very glad I did, the location is 1 block from the beach and just off 5th avenue close to everything. The restaurant was an added bonus as the food and drinks were delicious. I would highly recommend this hotel...

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HotelCielo, Owner at Hotel Cielo, responded to this review

Thank you so much for this incredible review! We are so glad we could be the first hotel you stay in for your trip to Playa del Carmen! The details you shared with your TA peers help for those who do not know us to get to know us. We truly appreciate the time you took to write this and...

Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

Travelling to Cozumel and happened in for breakfast...great food and good service. Before departing, used washroom facilities....pleasant surprise...incredible use of repurposed old piping, etc. In fact, so much so I encouraged one of my travelling companions to bring her phone camera if using the facilities! Very creative fixtures! As well, by chance, owner overheard my comments on creative "bano" and...

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HotelCielo, Owner at Hotel Cielo, responded to this review

Thank you for writing this review of our bathrooms! Ha ha! Truly we do appreciate the time that you took to write this review for us. We are glad that you enjoyed our unique architecture and it was a pleasure to show you around our entire area. We hope the next time you will stay with us in Playa del...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Hotel Cielo is a cute little boutique style hotel located steps to the beach, in the heart of the "Original Playa." Our rooms start as low as $69 per night, balcony rooms with Caribbean views start at $109. Come see why people rave about our incredible value, friendly service, comfortable rooms and Highly Rated restaurant,Carboncitos. 50% Off Breakfast Included only with Direct Hotel Booking. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Cielo

Address: 4th Street, Between 5th And 10th Ave., Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico (Formerly Hotel Santa Barbara)
Region: Mexico > Yucatan Peninsula > Quintana Roo > Riviera Maya > Playa del Carmen
Price Range: ₹ 6,188 - ₹ 19,281 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Cielo 3*
Number of rooms: 18
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Also Known As:
Hotel Cielo Riviera Maya/Playa Del Carmen
Hotel Style:
#37 Romantic Hotel in Playa del Carmen
#39 Family Hotel in Playa del Carmen
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“Rooms toward the back are quieter.”
 of 5 bubbles love2travelamorviaja, 20 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Balcony room for people watching; off street room for quiet.”
  • Margaritas from the bar sitting on our room's sink
  • The view from the balcony looking toward the Caribbean
 of 5 bubbles rosebudmi, 14 Mar 2017 | Read review
“book one of the 2 ocean facing rooms in the back”
 of 5 bubbles PhilBarone, 27 Jan 2017 | Read review
“I believe any room is here is a great choice.”
 of 5 bubbles professionalscooper, 27 Jan 2017 | Read review
“King with balcony offered great view of everything.”
 of 5 bubbles sailingspi, 16 Jan 2017 | Read review
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