Pelicano Inn - Playa del Carmen

Calle 8 Entre 5A. Y Zona Federal, , 77710, Playa D, Playa del Carmen, Mexico, 77710  show map
 3 stars
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Pelicano Inn - Playa del Carmen

Free Wi-Fi
Parking

No parking

Luggage storage
24-hour

24-hour check-in

24-hour reception

24-hour security

Food/ Drinks

A la carte restaurant

Shuttle

Paid city shuttle

Fitness/ Gym

Exercise gym

Spa and relaxation

Reflex massage

Spa & wellness center

Overview

Pelicano Inn is placed in a pedestrian area of Playa del Carmen in the vicinity of Sian ka'an Jeep Tour Expedition, Nuestra Senora del Carmen Catholic Church and Casa Cenote. Renovated in 2008, the designer hotel has welcomed guests since 1995.

The city center is 10 minute walking distance from the hotel. There are restaurants, nightlife venues and golf courses in the area.

Pelicano Inn is within a 55-minute drive to Cancun International airport.

Rooms

At Pelicano Inn, guests are offered rooms with a minibar, pay TV, a wardrobe, a safe and multi-channel TV. Some rooms at Pelicano Inn have a view over the sea. Bathrooms are appointed with a bathtub, a shower and guest toiletries.

Eat & Drink

A day at Pelicano Inn begins with a delicious breakfast. The restaurant menu features seafood dishes. Guests can eat at Coffee Stop and Ah Cacao Chocolate Cafe, situated within a 5-minute walk of the venue.

Services

The hotel offers bicycle rentals to all guests.

Relax

On-site recreational facilities include reflex massage and facials.

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

  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • No parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour check-in
  • 24-hour reception
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • 24-hour security
  • Luggage storage
  • Private beach
  • No elevators
  • Currency exchange
  • Beauty salon
  • Exterior corridors
  • Multilingual staff
  • Smoke detectors

Sports & Fitness

  • Exercise gym

Services

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

Dining facilities

  • Bed and breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Beach bar

Leisure facilities

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

Room view

  • Sea view
  • Garden view
  • Ocean view

Room facilities

  • Individual air conditioning
  • Central heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Terrace
  • Garden furniture
  • Balcony
  • Bottled water
  • Chaise lounges
  • Ironing facilities

Bathroom

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

Self-catering

  • 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. 

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Hotel Address:

Calle 8 Entre 5A. Y Zona Federal, , 77710, Playa D, Playa del Carmen, Mexico, 77710

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City Center
  • Playa del Carmen
    900 m
Airports
Restaurants
  • Coffee Stop
    290 m
  • Oh Lala (cuisine: International)
    520 m
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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Bed type: Double beds or Double bed or Twin beds
Size: 35 m²
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      Deluxe Double Room
      Bed type: Double beds
      Size: 40 m²
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        Honeymoon Suite
        Size: 45 m²
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            How to reach hotel

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

            Calle 8 Entre 5A. Y Zona Federal, , 77710, Playa D, Playa del Carmen, Mexico, 77710

            Get directions
            City Center
            • Playa del Carmen
              900 m
            Airports
            Restaurants
            • Coffee Stop
              290 m
            • Oh Lala (cuisine: International)
              520 m
            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 - 800 m
            • 5th Avenue - 2.0 km

            Places of interest

            • Plaza Quinta Alegria - 500 m
            • Terminal foránea de autobuses ADO - 500 m
            • Kool Beach Club - 900 m

            Monuments and Landmarks

            • 28 de Julio Square - 300 m
            • ADO International Bus Station - 300 m
            • Disabled-friendly beach - 400 m
            • Church of Guadalupe - 2.5 km

            Golf courses and Country clubs

            • Mahi Golf Course - 2.9 km

            Marina

            • Playa del Carmen Maritime Terminal - 500 m

            Local attractions

            • Sian ka'an Jeep Tour Expedition - 2.9 km
              Monte de los Cibeles, Playa del Carmen
            • Temazcal Natura - 2.9 km
              Monte de los Cibeles, Playa del Carmen
            • Cenote Chaak Tun - 3.8 km
              Av. Juarez, Playa del Carmen
            • Xaman Ha Aviary - 2.9 km
              Paseo Xaman-Ha, Playa del Carmen
            • Casa Cenote - 3.0 km

            Near the hotel

            • Riviera Art Gallery - 570 m
              20th Street between 5th Av. & 10th Av., Playa del Carmen

              Restaurants nearby

              • Coffee Stop - 290 m

                Address: Calle 10 North
                Phone: 984 803 4365

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                Price Range: CAD 3 - CAD 7

              • Ah Cacao Chocolate Cafe - 600 m

                Address: 5th Ave & Constituyentes
                Phone: +52 984 803 5748

                85% likes this, based on 918 reviews
                Price Range: CAD 7 - CAD 26

              • Oh Lala - 520 m

                Address: Calle 14 bis between 10th & 15th Av.
                Phone: 9841274844

                96% likes this, based on 550 reviews
                Cuisine: International
                Price Range: CAD 8 - CAD 38

              • Kaxapa Factory - 660 m

                Address: Av Constituyentes, betwen 10 and 15 avenues
                Phone: 9841471645

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                Cuisine: Organic, Venezuelan
                Price Range: CAD 5 - CAD 10

              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:

              Calle 8 Entre 5A. Y Zona Federal, , 77710, Playa D, Playa del Carmen, Mexico, 77710

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