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Mahekal Beach Resort

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  • Terrible2%
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“half board”(52 reviews)
“palapa style”(33 reviews)
Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
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4.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I stayed at Mahekal in room 91 for a magical week from Feb 12-19, during which I overlapped with friends and family ranging in age from 24 to 81. Our entire party of 12 had a fantastic time! The resort is an immaculate lush corner...More

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Hotel's Favourite
Reviewed 22 September 2017

This hotel is a great combination of quiet oasis and centrally located. When you're in the resort you feel miles away from the hustle and bustle, but you're a 10 minute stroll from Quinta Avenida. We stayed in a king palapa near the Fuego pool,...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago

Just returned from a weeks stay at Mahekal and I'm already looking into when I can return. Having come from a cold Canadian climate, the gorgeous weather we had made it easy to forget about the cold! This is our first time to Mahekal but...More

Thank CfromCanada
Reviewed 3 days ago

The hotel grounds are simply beautiful - the penthouse palapa (#29) was the best longer term stay we have ever had - food was fantastic. However, it was the genuine smiles and friendliness of the staff that stood out over any other vacation property that...More

Thank JimnDon
Reviewed 3 days ago

We spent 6 days at Mahekal and had a truly wonderful vacation. Oscar and Eric went above and beyond to make sure we were comfortable and happy. David was always around to help us with our bags and set us up with a private driver...More

Thank Kelsey K
Response from Karen S, Manager at Mahekal Beach ResortResponded 2 days ago

Dear Kelsey, Congratulations on your wedding proposal! How exciting for you and your fiancé! We have quite a few wedding proposals and we just love when love is in the air at Mahekal Beach Resort. We are happy you enjoyed our top notch service, the...More

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About
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Spa
Restaurant
Free Internet
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Beachfront
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Things to do
Pool
Spa
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Hot Tub
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$222 - US$534 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#12 Family Hotel in Playa del Carmen
#21 Spa Hotel in Playa del Carmen
#25 On the Beach Hotel in Playa del Carmen
#26 Luxury Hotel in Playa del Carmen
#30 Romantic Hotel in Playa del Carmen
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$222 - US$534 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#12 Family Hotel in Playa del Carmen
#21 Spa Hotel in Playa del Carmen
#25 On the Beach Hotel in Playa del Carmen
#26 Luxury Hotel in Playa del Carmen
#30 Romantic Hotel in Playa del Carmen
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Room & Suite (837)
Pool & Beach (689)
Dining (253)
Family and Play Areas (16)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (5)
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ngaffney13
19 February 2018|
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Response from Karen S | Property representative |
Hi, you can book direct on our website for the best deals. If you click to unlock the private offer, you will find an incredible deal on the half board plan. Beats all the internet travel website prices. All you need to... More
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Dawn K
15 February 2018|
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Response from Karen S | Property representative |
Hi Dawn, Thank you for planning a vacation at Mahekal Beach Resort. I'm here to help answer your questions. The "no cash" policy just means we don't accept pesos or US dollars in the restaurants, typically it's for... More
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Dawn K
15 February 2018|
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Response from BKBA | Reviewed this property |
Simple... all resort charges go on your room account and you settle-up when you leave.
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"The garden view palapa rooms are well worth the small difference in price."
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"29 (but the beach bar on weekend maybe bothersone"
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"If you are travelling with a lot family, opt for a large common area. If just a couple, try to get close to..."
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"They are all good"
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