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    Petit Lafitte

    Carretera Cancun - Chetumal km 296 + 2.1 | Xcalacoco, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    • Excellent76%
    • Very good17%
    • Average4%
    • Poor1%
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    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast included
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    3.5 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 9 February 2016

    We were looking for a low-key non-mega resort for our visit to Playa Del Carmen and Petit Lafitte was everything I hoped for and more. The beach is so beautiful, for the first 24 hours I felt like I was in a dream. I can't...More

    2  Thank CestLaVie01
    Response from Ivan F, Director of Sales at Petit Lafitte

    Dear C’est La Vie, Thank you very much for your visit. We’re very happy to hear that you felt like you had entered a dream, when you arrived in the hotel. Sometime I think that what we call life is in reality the dream…And when...More

    Reviewed 8 February 2016

    We stayed in one of the bungalow's on the beach at this lovely all-inclusive resort. The staff were just wonderful and generous of their time to show you around or to help you in any way. The food was great and plenty of it. Lunch...More

    1  Thank Barbara B
    Response from Ivan F, Director of Sales at Petit Lafitte

    Dear Barbara, It sounds like you really enjoyed your first Petit Lafitte stay…to the point that you are thinking it will become your favorite to-go resort! That’s just Grand! Thank you for trying us, liking us, and reviewing us! Your comments will fuel our efforts...More

    Reviewed 7 February 2016

    I spent this last Christmas and the Christmas before as well as a short stay at Petit Lafitte in April of 2014. One of the MANY things I love about Petit is that many families come over and over every year..... so it was fun...More

    2  Thank Katherine N
    Response from Ivan F, Director of Sales at Petit Lafitte

    Dear Katherine N, Wow, 3 visits! And you booked your next one before you left! We cannot ask for anything better. Thank you so much… I don’t think there is a lot that can be said about your review in the form of a response,...More

    Reviewed 6 February 2016

    Like a lot of others, we are long term return guests (some go back more than 20 years). It is a little gem: small, quiet, serene. If you're looking for casinos, Wayne Newton shows and tennis courts, look elsewhere. But if you want peace and...More

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    Response from Ivan F, Director of Sales at Petit Lafitte

    Dear jtbjtbjtb, Your loyalty reminds us of what we go to work for each day and also why we are loyal to our style of personalized attention, in a non-pretentious atmosphere, service with a smile and creating connections with people. Thank you for pointing out...More

    Reviewed 6 February 2016 via mobile

    Read all the positive reviews. They are all correct. We have been coming to Playa since 1984 and Petit Lafitte has all the elements that made us fall in love with this area back then. But visit SOON. Another large resort is going up next...More

    1  Thank tedsterpamster
    Response from Ivan F, Director of Sales at Petit Lafitte

    Dear Tedsterpamster, Than k you for visiting Petit6 lafitte and for taking part of your time to write a review. Wow, you’ve been regulars to PDC for a long, long time. That is just Awesome!! Except maybe…Why did it take you so long to find...More

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    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Beachfront
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Airport Transportation
    • Dry Cleaning
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    • Multilingual Staff
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    • US$ 190 - US$ 312 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #5 Top resorts Hotel in Playa del Carmen
    • #6 Family Hotel in Playa del Carmen
    • #6 On the Beach Hotel in Playa del Carmen
    • #13 Romantic Hotel in Playa del Carmen
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    LighthouseFanatic
    How much is a taxi in GBP to the centre of town from this hotel? Thanks
    20 April 2017|
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    Response from Ivan F | Property representative |
    Hola LighthouseFanatic, The taxi from downtown PDC to Petit Lafitte si $250 pesos which converted to GBP is around 11 Cheers
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    Megan L
    Hi! We will be visiting in May for our honeymoon. I was wondering if we are able to charge things at the hotel, like lunch, drinks, snorkel rentals, massages onto our credit card? Or should we bring extra cash for these things that aren't included in the room price? Thanks! Meg
    7 April 2017|
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    Response from Ivan F | Property representative |
    Hola Meg, It is great to hear that you have chocen Petit Lafitte for your Honeymoon! Thanks. Regarding your question, you can charge to your room all the services that are provided directly through the hotel. Like your bar... More
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    Terry H
    Are there make up mirrors small/ hand held)in the bathrooms? Packing and need to know😎
    11 March 2017|
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    Response from Ivan F | Property representative |
    Dear Terry, All Bungalows have vanity mirrors that are attached to the wall but they have hinges and are movable. Now, in the standard section only the Premium Ocean View Roms and a few other rooms have that.
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