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    Papaya Playa Project

    Km 4-5 Carr Tulum-Boca Paila, Tulum 77780, Mexico
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    Overview
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    • Average8%
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    Free Internet
    Free Parking
    Breakfast Available
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
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    Multilingual Staff
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    1 - 5 of 182 reviews

    Reviewed 3 days ago

    I was not impressed by this hotel. I think it's way too overpriced and its "no frills" message not executed correctly. First and foremost, the room and bed were smaller than a shoebox. When I asked the front desk if the beds were king size,...More

    Thank AngelaEastwick
    Management response:Responded 2 days ago

    Dear Guest, Thank you for your visit and your feedback and we'll take care on consideration your comments about the room and your experience. I apologize for all the inconveniences that you experienced during your stay with us. We really hope to welcome you in...More

    Reviewed 3 days ago

    Had a fantastic time at Papaya Playa Project! This was my first time Tulum and I was so happy that my friends brought me here! We had a very relaxing stay and enjoyed all of the amenities provided by Papaya Playa Project. Everything from the...More

    1  Thank Samuel T
    Management response:Responded 2 days ago

    Dear Guest, Thank you for your kind comment, we are really happy to hear that your experience went great. I'll let the staff know about your kind comments. We look forward to welcome you at Papaya Playa Project. Yours sincerely, Adrian Coene Director of Operations

    Reviewed 4 days ago

    this is nothing like other 4-5 star rated spg hotels i've stayed at around the world. they say it's eco chic, but don't even bother having a good seal from the outdoors so a lot of the energy from the running a/c just escapes. there...More

    Thank Ronald S
    Management response:Responded 3 days ago

    Dear Guest, Thank you for your visit and your feedback. I apologize for all the inconveniences that you experienced during your stay with us and for didn't exceed your basic expectation. We really hope to welcome you in a future and provide you a better...More

    Reviewed 5 days ago

    This place is literally heaven on earth!!! Words do not even do justice in describing not only the incredible beauty of this resort but also the beautiful energy and UNBELIEVABLE service at Papaya Playa. There is this unmistakeable enchanting vibe here that is just infectious!...More

    Thank Ashy1402
    Management response:Responded 3 days ago

    Dear Guest, Thank you for your preference and kind comments!! We are really happy to hear that your experience with us went great and that you had an amazing time with us! We look forward to welcome you and your friends one more time here...More

    Reviewed 6 days ago

    I literally cried when it came time to part with this hotel and Tulum! Service, product and overall vibe was incredible. It had a studio 54 vibe. I really cannot rave enough. Food was great, healthy and fresh. Bar and restaurant had a very stylish...More

    Thank Taylor L
    Management response:Responded 5 days ago

    Dear Guest, Thank you for your kind comment, we are really happy to hear that your experience went great. I'll let the staff know about your kind comments. We look forward to welcome you for your upcoming wedding. Yours sincerely, Adrian Coene Director of Operations

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Beachfront
    • Restaurant
    • Pool
    • Free Internet
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Breakfast Available
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$ 181 - US$ 522 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #15 Spa Hotel in Tulum
    • #27 On the Beach Hotel in Tulum
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 85
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    • Location
    • Mexico >
    • Yucatan Peninsula >
    • Quintana Roo >
    • Riviera Maya >
    • Tulum
    • Also Known As
    • Papaya Playa Tulum ,
    • Papaya Playa Hotel Tulum
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    Amy S
    18 June 2017|
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    Response from 2beachbums79 | Reviewed this property |
    Hi, I do not know about a day visit, sorry. This would not be anywhere near my must see again address. We will never return. Wish you the best
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    Amy R
    17 March 2017|
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    Response from AnaLaura_PPP | Property representative |
    Dear Amy, We do not have lockers for our visitors, if you're a guest, as docBoulde mentioned, the Cabanas are pretty close to the beach. Thank you and have a great day!
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    Stacy_247
    6 March 2017|
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    Response from AnaLaura_PPP | Property representative |
    Dear Stacey_247, Yes, you can book airport transfer directly with us. Please contact our Reservations Team, they can help you with that! Thank you and have a great day,
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    "The cheaper rooms are not worth the price."
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    "don't expect a clean room at all. you are paying, it seems just for the nice beach location."
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    "Go for one with an ocean view! So worth it!!!"
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    "All rooms are awesome bungalows - can't go wrong!"
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