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    Mahekal Beach Resort

    Calle 38, Entre Avenida 5a y Zona Federal Maritima, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
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    “half board” (46 reviews)
    “palapa style” (26 reviews)
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    Reviewed 26 August 2015

    Visited Playa del Carmen for the first time. Mahekal Beach was recommended and exceeded our expectations. Property was authentic and beautifully maintained. Staff was friendly, location was ideal. Enjoyed the pools, beach area, and grounds.More

    Thank markdnj
    Response from Karen S, Director of Sales at Mahekal Beach ResortResponded 6 September 2015

    Dear Markdnj- We are pleased you selected the Mahekal Beach Resort as you choice of accommodations for your first trip to Playa del Carmen. We are happy to learn the resort and staff exceeded your expectations. We hope you will visit again; it's our belief...More

    Reviewed 24 August 2015 via mobile

    Hotel is very well styled, low rise, open air, thatched buildings, lots of wood, exposed stucco and Mexican flourishes; nicely done. The website captures the property accurately so it's a good reference point. Palapas are very comfortable, small, basic, but free from TV or phones....More

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    Response from Karen S, Director of Sales at Mahekal Beach ResortResponded 25 August 2015

    Hello USBrits, We thank you so much for your gracious review of our Mahekal Beach Resort. Sharing facts with our reviewers and fans will be greatly appreciated. Thank you for the positive comments regarding our architecture, peaceful location, international clientele, tasty breakfast and attentive service....More

    Reviewed 22 August 2015

    Family Vacation with 13 year old and 7 year old. Stayed at Mahekal for 6 nights in Partial Ocean View Room. Good: Excellent location @ walking distance from fifth avenue. Highly recommends Piola Italian restaurant. Staff at Mahekal are awesome and took care of us...More

    2  Thank Louis F
    Reviewed 20 August 2015 via mobile

    I advice everyone who love silent & comfortable place go to this resort , the place give u alot of peice & relaxation , and the food is very amazing , & secure i lose my iPhone 6 Limited Edition and they found for me...More

    1  Thank Nononse
    Reviewed 20 August 2015 via mobile

    My boyfriend and I just got back from a 5 night stay. The resort is gorgeous and the service was outstanding. We loved it and would definitely recommend it to family/friends and stay there again. It is a small slice of paradise with the option...More

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    About
    Awards & Recognition
    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Spa
    • Beachfront
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Free Internet
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Laundry Service
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Spa
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hot Tub
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$188 - US$461 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #17 Family Hotel in Playa del Carmen
    • #19 Spa Hotel in Playa del Carmen
    • #22 Luxury Hotel in Playa del Carmen
    • #22 On the Beach Hotel in Playa del Carmen
    • #30 Romantic Hotel in Playa del Carmen
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 196
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    • Location
    • Mexico >
    • Yucatan Peninsula >
    • Quintana Roo >
    • Riviera Maya >
    • Playa del Carmen
    • Also Known As
    • Mahekal Beach Hotel Playa Del Carmen ,
    • Shangri La Caribe Hotel ,
    • Shangri La Caribe Playa Del Carmen ,
    • Mahekal Beach Resort Playa Del Carmen, Mexico - Riviera Maya
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    Dining (230)
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    Fernanda K
    21 July 2017|
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    Response from Karen S | Property representative |
    The guest rooms are smoke free. You may smoke on the terrace of the guest rooms. We prefer that if you smoke on the beach to please dispose of cigarette butts with care, we are in a sea turtle habitat. Thank you, Karen... More
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    Response from kbiz2017 | Reviewed this property |
    Fifth avenue is very close to Mahekal. The avenue is quite long and has touristy stores, restaurants, pharmacies, etc. on either side. It took us 4 minutes to walk to fifth avenue from the hotel. Just be prepared for store... More
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    "Any room is great, you are always just steps to the beach."
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    "partial beach view next to the itzi pool first floor. Close to everything"
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    "Garden location rooms were quiet"
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    "Ocean front palapa was fantastic!"
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