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Dallas, Texas
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4 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This review is WAY past due, being my first review on Playa Selva after becoming a regular there since 2011. We've visited them twice this year, once in March with my whole family, and again with my husband and sister this October. So far we have stayed in every cabana and beach house that Playa Selva offers but one, and... More 

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Montreal, Canada
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

EVERYTHING WAS PERFECT! The people, the place, the excellent service and the amazing view! You wil not be disapointed! IT'S THE BEST! Jacques Bélanger, Montreal,Canada Book now! The manager and the owners are very nice.

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Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

We had a great stay at playa selva, the decor is super fine to the last detail, the beach is quiet and stunning, there is a cool hip bar next door and the stuff was super nice and helpful, we cant wait to come here again!

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4 reviews
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Reviewed 28 April 2016

My friends and I totally fell in love with Playa Selva, it is gorgeous and just a few steps from your bed to the white sandy beach! The owners are wonderful and nothing is too much trouble for them. The location literally could not be beaten, the communal kitchen is well equipped with everything you need and the rooms are... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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Reviewed 26 April 2016

I almost don't want to write this review, if only to try and ensure that Playa Selva isn't all booked up next time I want to visit Tulum. It was a fantastic experience. My wife and I and one other couple stayed one week in the Cabana Maya, one of the smaller bungalows on the property. It was neatly appointed,... More 

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Reviewed 23 April 2016 via mobile

I don't want to stay at any other place in Tulum. The location is perfect for walking to the best restaurants or just strolling the beach. The fact that they have a communal kitchen there made it really easy to save money by not eating every meal out. It's a small compound so you feel like it's your own private... More 

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Reviewed 16 April 2016

This place is marvellous. The seaview is great, the staff is friendly and the rooms are confortable and clean. I can only recommend it. It's also great for families. The whole area is beautifully made with nice palmtrees and other plants. The whole area is sand and you can walk barfeet all over. I loved my stay here and can... More 

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Janesville, Wisconsin
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Reviewed 31 March 2016

My wife and I ,daughter,her fiance and their 2 children. were in Tulum to celebrate the wedding of our older daughter who made arrangements for our stay at Playa Selva. Because of flight delays we arrived after dark and were greeted by Rafa who helped us settle in. - we in La Palma and the rest inTorre de pajaro, a... More 

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Reviewed 29 March 2016 via mobile

My wife and I have been visiting Tulum for four years now. We usually stay at 2-3 hotels over the course of our 10 day trip. Playa Selva was the hotel where we stayed for the middle part of our vacation, and we honestly did not want to leave for our next accommodations... Our cabaña (La Marea) was fantastic. It... More 

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Corvallis, Oregon
1 review
Reviewed 20 March 2016

It was so hard to choose a place to stay based on the dozens and dozens of websites and other peoples reviews who are coming from all different backgrounds. But Playa Selva was a wonderfully amazing choice. Our family of five had terrible flight delays and an unavailable hotel room upon 3am arrival in Cancun and so drove straight to... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Beachfront
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Kitchenette
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Playa Selva is one of the most beautiful beaches in Tulum with agarden composed of large trees, surrounded by practically virgin nature.This place has everything you need for an unforgettable vacation.A place to relax, away from the rush and the noise.A place to recharge your energy; alone, with your partner, with friends or with the entire family.A place to practice different sports and leisure activities.A place to let your soul fly free.Playa Selva is located on the Tulum beach; 8 km from the town, 8 km from the Tulum Mayan ruins and 3 km from the extraordinary Sian Ka'an Biosphere Natural Reserve (UNESCO World Heritage). ... more   less 

Additional Information about Playa Selva

Address: Carretera Tulum-Boca Paila km 8.4 | Apartado Postal 131, Tulum 77780, Mexico
Region: Mexico > Yucatan Peninsula > Quintana Roo > Riviera Maya > Tulum
Price Range: ₹ 15,546 - ₹ 29,797 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 6
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“Everything at Playa Selva is incredibly clean and beautiful. Cabanas on the beach are the windiest.”
  • View from the kitchen in Casa Playa
  • Lovely kitchen and hang out spot in the Casa Playa beach house
  • Standing on the porch of Casa Playa
  • Sunrise from the rooftop of Torres Pajaros
  • Rooftop of Torres Pajaros
  • Laying in a hammock on the roof watching the waves in the shade
  • Sunrise from the covered porch of Casa Playa. Best view for coffee ever!
  • View from Torres Pajaros beach house Master Bedroom Suite. So many birds!
 of 5 bubbles LorenAxberg, 19 Nov 2016 | Read review
“La marea: front row on the beach, perfect for a couple”
 of 5 bubbles jackstc, 10 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Close to beach. Cabana Maya was second closest and perfectly windy.”
 of 5 bubbles 256katie, 19 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Palapa Style”
 of 5 bubbles 621corinnam, 21 Jan 2016 | Read review
“All the rooms offer great views but the closer you are to the water the nicer the breeze.”
 of 5 bubbles Emeli357, 26 Nov 2015 | Read review
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