Pelicano Inn - Playa del Carmen

Zona Federal Maritima Between Street 6 & 8, Playa del Carmen, Mexico, 77710  show map
 3 stars
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Pelicano Inn - Playa del Carmen

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in public areas

 Parking
 24-hour

24-hour reception

 Check-in/Check-out

Express check-in/-out

 Private beach

Beach access

 Spa and relaxation

Spa & wellness center

Reflex massage

 Breakfast
 Food/Drinks

Restaurant

Beach bar

Bar/Lounge area

Overview

Pelicano Inn is a 3-star welcoming property, set blocks from the beach front. Founded in 1995, the hotel underwent a renovation in 2008.

The hotel is about 500 meters from Disabled-friendly beach, Kool Beach Club and Riviera Art Gallery. The vicinity of a bus stop let you explore Xcaret Eco Theme Park, Playa del Carmen Maritime Terminal and Nuestra Senora del Carmen Catholic Church with no difficulty.

Quick access to restaurants, nightlife venues and golf courses is provided.

Cancun International airport can be reached in 55 minutes by car from Pelicano Inn.

Rooms

Pelicano Inn features rooms with a Mediterranean interior that come with free Wi-Fi, climate control, a closet, cable TV and a laptop safe for a pleasant stay in Playa del Carmen. Bathrooms are fitted with a bathtub, a shower and free toiletries.

Eat & Drink

A delicious breakfast is served daily. The restaurant menu features seafood dishes. Guests can dine in the café Coffee Stop located just 300 meters away.

Services

Aside from currency exchange, a designated smoking area and parking, guests can make use of 24-hour reception, medical service and tour/ticket assistance.

Relax

Reflex massage and facials are available on site.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in public areas for free.

Guest Parking

No parking available.

Year renovated:   2008.  Number of rooms:   39.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi in public areas
  • Parking on request
  • 24-hour check-in
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Safe deposit box
  • Multilingual staff
  • No pets allowed
  • Private beach
  • Currency exchange
  • Beauty salon
  • Luggage storage
  • Exterior corridors
  • No elevators

Services

  • Paid city shuttle
  • Room service
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Bicycle rental
  • Wedding services
  • Medical facilities service
  • Tours/Ticket assistance

Dining facilities

  • Bed and breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Beach bar
  • Bar/Lounge area

Leisure facilities

  • Beach club
  • Beach access
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Beach towels
  • Spa & wellness center
  • Sun terrace
  • Garden area
  • Reflex massage

Room view

  • Sea view
  • Garden view
  • Ocean view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Individual air conditioning
  • Central heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Bottled water
  • Terrace
  • Garden furniture
  • Balcony
  • Chaise lounges
  • Ironing facilities
  • Fan/Extractor

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Steam shower
  • Towels
  • Hair dryer on request

Kitchen facilities

  • Refrigerator

Media

  • Direct dial telephone
  • CD player
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Policies

Check-in

  • from  3 pm

Check-out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

Zona Federal Maritima Between Street 6 & 8, Playa del Carmen, Mexico, 77710

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City Center
  • Playa del Carmen
    3000 ft
Airports
Restaurants
  • Coffee Stop
    900 ft
  • Oh Lala (cuisine: International)
    1600 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2008
  • Number of rooms:
    39

Rooms and availability

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Double Room
Bed type: Double bed or Twin beds or Double beds
Size: 380 sq. feet
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    Deluxe Double Room
    Bed type: Double beds
    Size: 435 sq. feet
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      Honeymoon Suite
      Size: 540 sq. feet
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        Deluxe Family Suite
        Size: 755 sq. feet
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          How to reach hotel

          hotel Pelicano Inn - Playa del Carmen Playa del Carmen location
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          Hotel Address:

          Zona Federal Maritima Between Street 6 & 8, Playa del Carmen, Mexico, 77710

          Get directions
          City Center
          • Playa del Carmen
            3000 ft
          Airports
          Restaurants
          • Coffee Stop
            900 ft
          • Oh Lala (cuisine: International)
            1600 ft
          Hotel information
          • Check-in:
            from  3 pm
          • Check-out:
            until  12 pm
          • Year renovated:
            2008
          • Number of rooms:
            39

          Pelicano Inn Location

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          What's nearby

          Popular areas

          • City Center - 2700 ft

          Places of interest

          • Plaza Quinta Alegria - 1400 ft
          • Terminal foránea de autobuses ADO - 1700 ft
          • Kool Beach Club - 3000 ft

          Convention centers

          Monuments and Landmarks

          • 28 de Julio Square - 1000 ft
          • Disabled-friendly beach - 1400 ft
          • ADO International Bus Station - 1400 ft
          • Church of Guadalupe - 1.5 mi

          Galleries

          • Mahi Golf Course - 1.9 mi

          Marina

          • Playa del Carmen Maritime Terminal - 1700 ft

          Local attractions

          • Sian ka'an Jeep Tour Expedition - 1.8 mi
            Monte de los Cibeles, Playa del Carmen
          • Xaman Ha Aviary - 1.8 mi
            Paseo Xaman-Ha, Playa del Carmen
          • Cenote Chaak Tun - 2.3 mi
            Av. Juarez, Playa del Carmen
          • Temazcal Natura - 1.8 mi
            Monte de los Cibeles, Playa del Carmen
          • Casa Cenote - 1.9 mi

          Near the hotel

          • Riviera Art Gallery - 1800 ft
            20th Street between 5th Av. & 10th Av., Playa del Carmen

            Restaurants nearby

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            • Oh Lala - 1600 ft

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              Phone: 9841274844

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              Cuisine: International
              Price Range: USD 7 - USD 30

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            Hotel information
            • Check-in:
              from  3 pm
            • Check-out:
              until  12 pm
            • Year renovated:
              2008
            • Number of rooms:
              39
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            Pelicano Inn Reviews

            Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Pelicano Inn

            Average guest rating

            7.0out of 10
            Very good
            Based on 21 reviews

            Guest reviews

            • Older travelers
              3.2

              Near the beach and the 5fh av. easy to take the ferry to Cozumel and the bus station for the airport, Cancún and Xel-ha.

              Air conditioned out of order, only fan worked. the room was clean but the hot time in summer without air conditioned was impossible to sleep well, because the room did not have air circulation. It was projected to be used with air conditioned. The money exchange was favorable for them and the staff innefitient because since the first day we asked for the problem everydays, and did not steps.

            • Couple
              5.4

              Its close to the beach, the balcony was enormous! The staff was very friendly.

              The beds were horrible and impossible to sleep in!! I even got a bruice on my hip from the bedsprings! And the music from the nearby restaurant was terrible!!!! It sounded like they were playing inside the room!

            • Older travelers
              4.6

              it was on the beach

              the room was damp so was the bedding including the mattress . the room smelt feisty. the shower didn't work correctly and sprayed water everywhere apart from down. the toilet dtipprdcall night and onlybthe cold tap worked on the sink.

            • Couple
              7.4

              - All rooms have a great ocean view. - The All Inclusive system can save you a lot of money if you mostly eat at the hotel. I was never hungry and always had a drink on me :) - The restaurants are ok. - The beach "in" the hotel (the hotel is literally on the beach, a few steps and you're on the sand, a few more and you're on the water) is awesome. Water is crystal clear and very calm (very safe for kids), plus they have some entertainers that invite people for yoga, pilates and volleyball games at the sea.

              - No free internet of any sort; you have to pay for it. - At the bars, sometimes I felt like cheap liquor was used (since on 'all inclusive' systems you drink as much as you'd like) but I didn't care much. Drinks were still good. - Cleaning was not very good at the room: anything left at a not directly visible spot (say, at the top of a 2m drawer) was not cleaned. - One day we were the last ones to leave the beach. It was already night. When we got back to our beach chair someone had taken one of our hotel towels. So even though we were robbed inside the hotel we had to pay 15 USD for it.

            • Older travelers
              7.8

              Having been to Playa several times before, we chose Pelicano Inn primarily for its excellent location and value. We had an ocean front room with an outstanding view. This hotel is not luxury by any means, but it is adequate in all important respects. We had read reviews prior to selecting it, so we were prepared for night-time noise (from a neighboring hotel) and uncomfortable beds. Both turned out to be true. Despite those drawbacks, we would definitely stay again because the location is perfect and the value for the money exceptional. We have stayed in much higher-end hotels in Playa but we will return to the Pelicano Inn.

              The beds need to be updated. The night-time noise is annoying but that is no fault of the Pelicano as it comes from Fusion Hotel to the south.

            • Older travelers
              7.0

              a bit sparse but very clean , beach-side, and great at the price for our short stay.

              staff did not speak much English

            • Single
              8.2

              Came back here after 12 years. Pelicano Inn is a beautifully rustic holdout in an area quickly becoming slick and gaudy. Courtyard garden is beautiful and quiet. Location on the water and in the middle of pedestrian zone can't be beat. Exceptionally good price. Friendly, English-speaking staff. Free wi-fi worked great for me. Except that Playa has lost its small-village charm, I would go back to Pelicano. It's not luxurious, but has more beauty and warmth than what I would call 'bare bones'.

              I wish the rooms still had hammocks, the hooks are still in place and the mattresses are really bad. Used to put free quart of bottled water in every room. Noise from Fusion bar nearby ruins the ability to listen to the surf at night (though that apparently does not affect the 'garden view' rooms as much as 'ocean front'). Concierge recommended garish Vegas-style show, and when I said that was exactly NOT what I was looking for, instead of suggesting low-key locals-style activities he said 'oh you gotta go'.

            • Couple
              10.0

              good value for money, friendly staff, clean, beach-side, nice food at reasonable price, 5 minutes from coach station... a fantastic find!

              the only downside, if any, the entrance from the street is not that clear, and that is all...

            • Family with children
              3.8

              Seaside

              Hello, the attention of the staff is good, but the treatment of the owners and manager is very bad, they care payment, no customer comfort, the mattresses are very hard, the days we stayed the weather was cool and morning there was no warm water, we were charged for three but got towels for two, no phone available at the reception, I travel overseas, so I had no cell service, was an employee who lent me his cell phone. This hotel was a very bad experience.

            How to reach hotel

            hotel Pelicano Inn - Playa del Carmen Playa del Carmen location
            Show big map »

            Hotel Address:

            Zona Federal Maritima Between Street 6 & 8, Playa del Carmen, Mexico, 77710

            Get directions
            City Center
            • Playa del Carmen
              3000 ft
            Airports
            Restaurants
            • Coffee Stop
              900 ft
            • Oh Lala (cuisine: International)
              1600 ft
            Hotel information
            • Check-in:
              from  3 pm
            • Check-out:
              until  12 pm
            • Year renovated:
              2008
            • Number of rooms:
              39