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Posada Lamar
Ranked #62 of 99 Hotels in Tulum
Certificate of Excellence
Reviewed 28 February 2013

Wonderful cabanas on the beach - all en-suite - great value. Hear the sound of the ocean as you go to sleep. Breakfast brought to your little terrace every morning and there is also off street parking. Carlos was really helpful and very friendly - always there to greet us with a big smile.

Room Tip: Try to get one of the 1 rooms at the beach
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  • Stayed: February 2013, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 19 February 2013

We loved our stay at Posada Lamar. Easy parking, good location kind of in the middle but on the southern side (south side beaches are nicer in my opinion), healthy delicious breakfasts, pristine beach front, comfortable beds with very nice mosquito nets, and nice lounge chairs/mattresses for napping. All the employees are very accommodating and helpful!

  • Stayed: February 2013, travelled with family
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Reviewed 15 February 2013

My fiance and I just returned from a gorgeous 5 night stay in Tulum. Our lovely trip was made possible by the incredible staff at Posada Lamar. Carlos and Adrianna greeted us and treated us with such humanity that we will always return to this place. The casitas are artistically built just a few sandy steps from the water. There is a rustic feel at this place that provides precisely the atmosphere we both love. The rooms are clean and beautiful without even a touch of pretentiousness. The morning breakfast of tropical fruits, granola, yogurt and coffee was a perfect start to each relaxing day. The staff and artistic feel at Posada Lamar demonstrate the soul of beautiful Tulum, Mexico. We can't wait to get back there. Enjoy.

Room Tip: The two water front rooms are called Zephire and Ruby, try to book one of those rooms if you can. Bu...
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  • Stayed: February 2013, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 9 February 2013

We have been going to Tulum since 1999...it's hard to see all the new construction and fancy hotels everywhere, but I decided to be happy that Tulum is thriving, and I hope only for best for all the people that live and work there.
But we still love it, and come back every year. Posada Lamar is small, clean, and on the down low. The staff is sweet and respectful. I love my Zafiro room, and our last visit was awesome...

There is limited electricity here, no plugs in the room etc... the staff is very nice about charging whatever you need...there is no restaurant, but the staff brings you a yummy light breakfast every morning.
But I have to say, I got really nervous when a 30 something couple checked in with their baby (ugh). thankfully they were in the back cabana and I only heard it crying once or twice. Seriously folks, if you have children don't stay at the small intimate hotel, thats full of sexy couples and singles.... you screaming baby is the worst case scenario for the rest of us.

Room Tip: you always want beach front no matter where you stay,
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  • Stayed: January 2013, travelled with friends
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Reviewed 3 February 2013

This is a very lovely, clean and comfortable accomodation. Unique design, excellent personnel and cozy location. Comfortable lounge chairs on the beach, delicious breakfasts, free botles of water in the room, mosquito netting on each bed and peaceful surroundings. We totally enjoyed out two day visit. Tulum is a quick easy drive down the beach road ( go early as the area becomes crowded quickly with guided tours).

Room Tip: Although our posada was not facing the beach we were just steps away. On breezy/ windy days I think...
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  • Stayed: January 2013, travelled with family
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Address: Carretera Tulum-Boca Palia Km 6, Tulum 77786, Mexico
Region: Mexico > Yucatan Peninsula > Quintana Roo > Riviera Maya > Tulum
Amenities:
Beach Free Breakfast Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Room Service Airport Transportation
Hotel Style:
#20 Romantic Hotel in Tulum
#22 Family Hotel in Tulum
#39 On the Beach Hotel in Tulum
Price Range: RM747 - RM1,020 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Posada Lamar 2.5*
Number of rooms: 10
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
This Eco-friendly and charming hotel is set on the beach, just 6 km south of the Tulum Beach road. It features beautiful decorated bungalows offering stunning sea views. Each room at Posada Lamar is decorated using local handicrafts and colourful fabrics. All bungalows offer a terrace with hammocks and have palapa thatched roofs. The Tulum Ruins are less than 15 minutes’ drive from Posada Lamar. You can also visit Tulum Pueblo, only 10 minutes’ drive away. Here you will find a variety of shops, bars and restaurants. Staff at the 24-hour front desk can also provide tourist information about the area. The beaches in Tulum are ideal for diving and snorkelling. ... more   less 
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