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    Hotel Esencia

    Calle Carretera Federal KM 265, Xpu-Ha 77710, Mexico
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    02/07/2017 03/07/2017
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          Overview
          • Excellent90%
          • Very good7%
          • Average1%
          • Poor1%
          • Terrible1%
          Travellers talk about
          “garden suite” (15 reviews)
          “plunge pool” (17 reviews)
          Free Wifi
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          Air Conditioning
          Beachfront
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          Private Balcony
          4.5 Star Hotel
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          1 - 5 of 245 reviews

          Reviewed 2 days ago

          This is where the white sand meets the spa, along with the friendliest and most attentive staff that I've had the opportunity to meet on my travels. Hands down, one of the top 3 places that I've experienced in my life and worth it for...More

          1  Thank OnlySane
          Reviewed 2 weeks ago

          Our second time back at Hotel Esencia and what a complete paradise it’s become. So happy we made the choice to come back again. My husband and I first visited a couple of years ago and loved it enough to come back, but now it’s...More

          1  Thank Sd9992014
          Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

          This boutique hotel is not to be missed. It’s on a wide stretch of quiet pure white beach that seems like it’s all for you. The hotel is beautiful in every way, the architecture, the furnishings, authentic artworks everywhere. Never did we expect this attention...More

          1  Thank jacques1790
          Response from Kevin W, Owner at Hotel EsenciaResponded 2 weeks ago

          Dear Jacques1790, Please accept my sincere thanks for your extremely generous 5 star review. I will be sure to alert my staff to your comments. We are a small family run business and we take a lot of pride in what we do. We have...More

          Reviewed 3 weeks ago

          Absolutely perfect place for a getaway. Amazing rooms, fantastic beach, excelent service. Sophisticated but simple, the italian duchess house and grounds more than exceeds expectations. Would recommend it in a heart beat.More

          1  Thank David Y
          Response from Kevin W, Owner at Hotel EsenciaResponded 2 weeks ago

          Dear David Y, My sincere thanks for your lovely comments. I regret that I was unable to welcome you personally during your visit but I hope we will have the chance to meet one day. Perhaps on your next visit with us? Thanks so much...More

          Reviewed 4 weeks ago

          If you are in need of that perfect place, the place where troubles melt away and a feeling of calm overwhelms you ......this is the place. Beyond beautiful. Chic and elegant with no fuss. Nothing is too much trouble for a delightful Staff and a...More

          1  Thank Cherry D
          Response from Kevin W, Owner at Hotel EsenciaResponded 4 weeks ago

          Dear Cherry D, What a lovely review! I'm delighted to hear that we exceeded your expectations, and I thank you for taking the time to write. Your 5 star review is much appreciated and I will be sure to alert my staff to your comments....More

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          About
          Awards & Recognition
          Travellers' Choice2017 Winner
          Certificate of Excellence
          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Pool
          • Restaurant
          • Room Service
          • Beachfront
          • Free Parking
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Spa
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Room Service
          • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
          • Free Parking
          • Airport Transportation
          • Dry Cleaning
          • Concierge
          • Babysitting
          • Meeting Rooms
          • Laundry Service
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Room amenities
          • Air Conditioning
          • Refrigerator in room
          • Minibar
          • Things to do
          • Pool
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Spa
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          • Hot Tub
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$758 - US$1,091 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Hotel Style
          • #1 Spa Hotel in Xpu-Ha
          • #1 On the Beach Hotel in Xpu-Ha
          • Room types
          • Suites ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Family Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 29
          • Reservation Options
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          • Location
          • Mexico >
          • Yucatan Peninsula >
          • Quintana Roo >
          • Riviera Maya >
          • Xpu-Ha
          • Also Known As
          • Esencia Playa Del Carmen ,
          • Esencia Hotel Playa Del Carmen ,
          • Hotel Esencia Riviera Maya, Mexico
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          Dining (51)
          Hotel & Grounds (226)
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          Kayla S
          Is it worth the extra money for the plunge pool or is the garden suite enough ?
          21 March 2017|
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          Response from David F | Reviewed this property |
          Garden suite is enough. This place is our hidden secret - the absolute best, and I would suggest you buy the food package as well which is outstanding.
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          MomofFourGreatKids
          Hello, Do you have to be a guest to access your restaurant? Spa? Thank you, Jaimie
          14 February 2017|
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          Response from Yurij G | Property representative |
          Dear MomofFourGreatKids, we accept guests not staying on our property for lunch, dinner and to our beach cabañas, however all subject to availability. We kindly invite you to contact the concierge department who will take... More
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          infoO4391PT
          I was asked to email photos of credit card and driver's license when I was trying to make reservations. Has anyone else had this experience from Esencia? Thanks!
          26 November 2016|
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          Response from Sirius_blk | Reviewed this property |
          Booked thru travel agent, they did not aks for CC or id
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          Room Tips
          "You can't go wrong with any room."
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          "Ocean view suites or villas"
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          "We were in the garden with a plunge pool...... heaven"
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          "Do not book the garden room and be prepared for more rustic than luxury"
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