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    El Secreto Hotel by Bunik

    5a Avenida Norte, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
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    1 room
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      2 adults
      • 2 adults
        0 children
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          US$50
          US$41
          US$50
          US$41
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          Overview
          • Excellent61%
          • Very good26%
          • Average7%
          • Poor1%
          • Terrible5%
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          “hot water” (4 reviews)
          “bit worn” (2 reviews)
          Free Wifi
          Air Conditioning
          Hot Tub
          Non-Smoking Rooms
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          2.5 Star Hotel
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          1 - 5 of 51 reviews

          Reviewed 5 days ago

          We stayed there for 6 nights. The hotel receptionist and the cleaning people were very friendly! The hotel receptionist was helpful in guiding us on how to use the public transportation and navigate playa del carmen. In his office, he had water and coffee too!...More

          Thank Mary D
          Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

          I stayed in el secreto for 5 nights and I really liked it, first off the guys at the reception are really nice, I arrived at 5am and they still made me feel welcomed and arranged and early check in for me, I even took...More

          Thank Patty R
          Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

          The location us perfect- right in 5th avenue- but still quiet. Staff are attentive and nice. Althoug the room is spacious, everything is old. Air conditioner is not enough to keep the room cool and there is no water pressure in the shower. The location...More

          Thank AlineRiodeJaneiro
          Reviewed 4 weeks ago

          Very good location near the beach and right off 5th ave. Close to everything but it's back enough away from the street so that it's quite. Comfortable room - ac/ kitchenette, bathroom shower, safe and closet. Comfortable bed, etc. Staff is real friendly and go...More

          Thank Mike R
          Reviewed 19 April 2017

          The room is very basic which I don't really have a problem with, since it's just for sleeping and showering, but the fact that there was no water in the room was a big sticking point with me. I spent anywhere from 30 to 60...More

          Thank lilredhead75
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          About
          Awards & Recognition
          Travellers' Choice2017 Winner
          Certificate of Excellence
          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Concierge
          • Room amenities
          • Air Conditioning
          • Refrigerator in room
          • Things to do
          • Hot Tub
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$41 - US$93 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Hotel Style
          • #10 Best Value Hotel in Playa del Carmen
          • #64 Spa Hotel in Playa del Carmen
          • Room types
          • Suites ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Family Rooms ,
          • Smoking rooms available
          • Number of rooms
          • 10
          • Reservation Options
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          • Location
          • Mexico >
          • Yucatan Peninsula >
          • Quintana Roo >
          • Riviera Maya >
          • Playa del Carmen
          • Also Known As
          • El Secreto Hotel By Bunik Playa Del Carmen, Mexico - Riviera Maya
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          Mark M
          I would like to know about airport transfers for this hotel
          12 October 2015|
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          Response from NancyCastro |
          At the airport the bus station ADO you can buy the tickets to playa del carmen.
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          "rooms 1-5 might be the best."
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          "2, 3 or 4 - furthest from the street, with balcony and southern exposure"
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