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Paradisus Playa Del Carmen La Esmeralda

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GreenLeadersPlatinum level
07/05/2017 08/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
US$1,108*
US$672*
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Cincinnati, Ohio
Reviewed yesterday NEW

My wife and went here for a couple of days for an anniversary and as far as tithe resort it's self was amazing but the avoid at all costs the sales pitch for the time shares they will not stop until they get a yes. We were tag teamed by three sales reps for four hours until we finally said...

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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We always have a great time at Paradisus. I've stayed at both the Esmeralda and La Perla sides (they are the same property), and actually prefer the Esmeralda side due to the proximity to the restaurants, bars, and coffee bar that we like. The rooms here are awesome. They are so nice and modern and are a real highlight. The...

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Mendham, New Jersey
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

It was ok, wished the beach was better and cleaner . I prefer the beach are when I go on vacation but at this resort is all about the pool area witch it was very nice, also the resort is very kid's friendly.

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Nashville
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

So we had a great vacation overall.....Great food, pristine facilities, large first class rooms with fantastic bathtub, and very attentive/friendly staff. HOWEVER, do not plan on going to bed early or sleeping in! The halls echo like crazy, and the hotel room doors are soooo loud when they close. I literally would start to fall back to sleep in the...

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new jersey
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We just got back from Paradisus this week and I agree with most of all the other reviews. There are some very nice features of the resort (pools, food (although not buffets)), spa, but overall I would only recommend it if you get a great price and you don't go on a busy week (which Easter week was packed). It...

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Westfield, New Jersey
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We had a wonderful time at the Paradisus La Esmeralda. This was our third visit and it was just as good as the first. The kids had a great time in the kids club and at the pool. The food was really good and high quality and the service was great - especially in the family concierge section. Special thanks...

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Hotel has very poor coordination when booking families with children. They do not pay any attention to how many kids family has or how old are the children. We had two families and they tried to give both of us room with king bed. Family of three with 11 years old and another family of 4 with two kids. Took...

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Rochester, New York
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Staff is very friendly, honest, and hardworking. They are great with kids. Staff are happy to help, and they are not "looking" for a tip. We took an excursion to Telum which was very hot, but enjoyable.

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West Chester, PA
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Overall, we had a great stay at the Paradisus La Esmeralda Resort. That being said, our first day at the resort was a bit rough. We were not able to check into our room until after 7pm, and after we finally got into the room, we found that it had been very hastily serviced and was not in great shape....

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Dallas, Texas
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Just returned from an 8-night stay at Paradisus La Esmeralda in Playa del Carmen, Mexico. Traveled with my wife and 2-year old. Was expecting a good experience due to the price, but our stay was really amazing. Everyone was very friendly, especially Salatiel at Naos every morning and afternoon and Ricardo with Club Melia. They were top notch in terms...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Spa
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Room Service
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Set on the beach and surrounded by mangrove trees, Paradisus Playa Del Carmen La Esmeralda is an all-inclusive four Diamond resort with its promise of all-inclusive fun and LUXExclusive experience designed with the entire family. All suites feature a private balcony or terrace and include air conditioning with climate control, free Wi-Fi, 24-hour room Service, cable TV service, Minibar, in-room safe, complimentary toiletries, bathrobes, living area with sofa and a coffee maker. Services for relaxation and pampering include a YHI Spa, a hair salon ($), Wedding services, tours/ticket assistance and a business center. World-class facilities including Family Concierge ($), Fitness, YHI Kids, Kids Zone, Kids Club, Baby Club, Game Room, Life enriching experience, Kids Pool. The resort offers 14 restaurants to choose from which are open daily. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Paradisus Playa Del Carmen La Esmeralda

Address: 5a Avenida Esquina Calle 112, Playa del Carmen 77719, Mexico
Region: Mexico > Yucatan Peninsula > Quintana Roo > Riviera Maya > Playa del Carmen
Price Range: RM1,339 - RM4,213 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Paradisus Playa Del Carmen La Esmeralda 4.5*
Number of rooms: 512
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Also Known As:
Paradisus Playa Del Carmen La Esmeralda Hotel Playa Del Carmen
Paradisus Playa Del Carmen La Esmeralda Mexico - Riviera Maya
Hotel Style:
#5 Green Hotel in Playa del Carmen
#12 Family Hotel in Playa del Carmen
#19 Top resorts Hotel in Playa del Carmen
#26 Romantic Hotel in Playa del Carmen
#26 Spa Hotel in Playa del Carmen
#27 Luxury Hotel in Playa del Carmen
#28 On the Beach Hotel in Playa del Carmen
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“swim-up or 1-bedroom suite rooms are closer to the restaurants and beach entrances”
MattMateoUSA, 25 Apr 2017 | Read review
“if you like going to bed early/sleeping in this is not the resort for you; halls echo terribly and the doors slam very loud”
671tammym, 24 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Book a swim-up suite with family concierge service”
WCUProf, 24 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Master swim up suite by main pool- 2037”
sabertiger, 23 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Ask about their concierges services, if traveling as a family, and ask for the 1 bedroom rooms.”
EvanWilliamN, 21 Apr 2017 | Read review
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