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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 June 2012

Stayed here with Intrepid for 1 night at the start of a tour. I had been staying in PDC for 5 days beforehand in a similarly priced hotel so have something to compare this to. Our room was pitch black dark with the only window opening out to a shaded area, and to compound things the lighting was very dim....

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Kent UK
Reviewed 23 March 2012

Look it's a cheap hotel. Its a short walk from the beach (playa del Carmen is small anyway), it was a bit noisy at night. Agree the security is a bit minimal, but we never lost anything. The rooms are clean.

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London
Reviewed 17 October 2010

Lucily we only stayed here for 1 night. Its very basic, the rooms are like saunas, and I didn't feel safe at all! The reception and the service pretty much stank, but again this was just a single night. I have no idea why Intrepid Travel stay here.

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9Thank Awanderingmemory
Batavia, Il
Reviewed 30 January 2007

I just returned from from a stay at the Elphante Hotel. My room was robbed on the first night. There is no security to speak of and the rooms are very easy to break into, the doors have cheap locks, windows that can be taken apart and someone can then reach the inside door knob. DO NOT LEAVE ANYTHING THAT...

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Salem, Oregon
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Reviewed 27 May 2004

I have stayed many times at this hotel. While it is by no means fancy... it is a bed to sleep in and a shower when you'd like to freshen up. I wouldn't reccomend it to someone looking for a resort... but if anyone is just looking for somewhere to sleep in the middle of their tropical adventure, I give...

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  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Pool
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Additional Information about Elefante

Address: Av. 12 and Calle 10, Playa del Carmen, Mexico
Region: Mexico > Yucatan Peninsula > Quintana Roo > Riviera Maya > Playa del Carmen
Price Range: RM197 - RM394 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Elefante 2.5*
Number of rooms: 38
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Also Known As:
Elefante Hotel Playa Del Carmen
Elefante Playa Del Carmen, Mexico - Riviera Maya
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