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    Jashita Hotel
    Tulum
    4.5-star Hotel Class
    4.5-star Hotel Class
    • Free Breakfast

    • Free Parking

    • Free WiFi

    Former guests frequently used words like "peaceful," "heaven" and "beautiful" to describe Jashita Hotel, a boutique property in Soliman Bay. Situated about 10 miles north of Tulum, Mexico, the hotel earned kudos from past lodgers for its manicured grounds, beachfront seat and tranquil atmosphere. Make the most of the hotel's location by kayaking, snorkeling, stand-up paddleboarding or simply lounging by the property's two pools. When you're not taking in the bay views from the adults-only infinity pool, admire them from your digs, which feature free wireless internet access, a welcome bottle of wine and chocolates, Italian bed linens and an iPod docking station, among other amenities. Or, if you really want to up the relaxation, indulge in a treatment at the spa. Aside from the location and the views, the restaurant was another highlight for past lodgers thanks to its delicious seafood dishes.
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    The Beach Tulum
    Tulum
    4.0-star Hotel Class
    4.0-star Hotel Class
    • Free WiFi

    The Beach Tulum overlooks the Caribbean Sea from its position on Tulum, Mexico's coast. The intimate hotel features 28 rooms, all of which come equipped with private pools or Jacuzzis, air conditioning and coffee makers. Every guest also has access to free perks, such as flip-flops, daily yoga classes, Wi-Fi access and beach bags with towels. When visitors want to take advantage of the hotel's waterfront location, they can book excursions like diving, snorkeling, deep-sea fishing, fly-fishing and turtle watching. Or, they can spend a leisurely day lounging on the beach or by the pool. The hotel also houses a spa and offers a variety of fee-based alcohol tastings and cooking classes (for a fee), with recent travelers strongly recommending the tequila tastings. After working up an appetite, guests can savor the international cuisine and fresh seafood served at Ziggy's Restaurant and Bar or the healthy fare dished up at Fresco's. There is also beachfront service, and a pool bar is available for those who prefer to snack and lounge. While past guests uniformly praised The Beach Tulum, several expected the hotel to offer more given its pricey rates.
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    Be Tulum
    Tulum
    4.5-star Hotel Class
    4.5-star Hotel Class
    • Free Breakfast

    • Free Parking

    • Free WiFi

    Be Tulum hotel has been described by recent travelers as everything from a "bohemian jungle paradise" to a "simplistically beautiful" property. The hotel's suites are decorated with natural materials and wood finishes, though a few guests noted the rooms were a bit dark. Each suite includes its own private plunge pool or Jacuzzi, complimentary Wi-Fi access and a sitting area. The property sits alongside a beach in Tulum, Mexico, so guests have direct access to the ocean, as well as lounge chairs, daybeds and thatched palapa coverings. Be Tulum also houses a spa and offers fee-based yoga and meditation classes. When it's time for a meal, guests can enjoy ceviche and fresh seafood at Maresias; sample tacos or freshly grilled lobster at 4 Fuegos; sit down for a dinner of small plates at Ocumare; or grab some casual drinks at the Beach Bar. As far as service goes, past visitors offered mixed reviews. Some described the hotel's employees as "friendly" and "helpful," while others said they would have appreciated more smiles from some staff members. You'll find the hotel about 6 miles south of Tulum's Mayan ruins by Sian Ka'an Biosphere Reserve's northern border.
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    Ahau Tulum
    Tulum
    3.5-star Hotel Class
    3.5-star Hotel Class
    • Free Parking

    • Free WiFi

    A small retreat on the coast of the Riviera Maya, the environmentally friendly Ahau Tulum offers just 23 rooms, including suites with vaulted palapa ceilings, Balinese-inspired huts and a four-person beach cabana. Standard rooms have full beds and shared gardens with outdoor showers, while upgraded suites boast locally made furnishings, two-person hammocks, king-sized canopy beds and private decks with garden or ocean views. The hotel also offers an array of activities and amenities. Guests can take part in private yoga sessions; try kitesurfing or paddleboarding; or sign up for scuba diving excursions. A beach with lounge chairs and umbrellas is available as well. What's more, several top attractions – such as Tulum, Mexico's famous Mayan ruins and El Gran Cenote – sit less than 7 miles away. After working up an appetite, travelers can visit the on-site restaurant, where Mexican-Caribbean fusion cuisine is on the menu. Though some said the food was overpriced, recent visitors overall praised the hotel's service, design and location.
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    Ana y José Charming Hotel & Spa
    Tulum
    3.5-star Hotel Class
    3.5-star Hotel Class
    • Free Breakfast

    • Free Parking

    • Free WiFi

    Set in the heart of Tulum, approximately 4 miles from the area's beloved Mayan ruins, this quaint hotel overlooks a pearly white beach. Previous guests can't compliment the location enough, citing easy access to the sand, sea and sites as a top reason to return. Travelers also applaud the welcoming staff and the hotel's laid-back ambiance. But don't be deceived by the resort's casual atmosphere. Accommodations feature all the trappings of a high-end hideaway: ample living space, wooden furniture, Wi-Fi access and lofty balconies or terraces (some suites also grant access to a shared swimming pool). Outside, you can explore iconic sites or unwind along powdery, white sands. Afterward, tantalize your taste buds with authentic Mexican fare at the hotel's restaurant and bar; most travelers enjoyed the food served on-site, despite the high menu prices. Still craving more? Escape to the Om Spa, which offers specialty treatments like purifying papaya body wraps.

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