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Hotel Esencia

Calle Carretera Federal KM 265 | Xpu-Ha 77750  [SEE MAP]Xpu-Ha  [SEE ADDRESS]
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Overview

Outstanding service, according to past guests
Lacks some amenities and services of larger resorts
Situated only 17 miles south of Playa del Carmen, Mexico, the 50-acre Hotel Esencia lures those seeking seclusion. The guest rooms, suites and villas feature minimalistic decor, with white stucco walls, built-in shelves and brightly colored pillows and throws – all of which add to their spacious allure, according to past visitors. Each accommodation also comes with high-tech amenities, including a large flat-screen TV and an iPod docking station, along with one king or two queen beds (some of the two-bedroom suites also feature private pools and terraces). In terms of dining, you can enjoy inventive Mexican cuisine at the resort's three eateries. Recent guests said the boutique hotel's food was flavorful and the service was immaculate. Guests also compliment Hotel Esencia's well-manicured grounds and the on-site spa, which offers unique services such as the "Ritualito del Sol" (a body treatment that incorporates lavender, chamomile and a Mayan mud wrap to soothe sun-burned skin) and the "Tropical Ritual" (a replenishing hibiscus flower and stawberry body wrap).
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Location
Xpu-Ha
Hotel Class
4.5-star
Property Type
Boutique hotel, 43 rooms

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Scorecard

  • 4.5Hotel Class
  • GREATCritic Rating

Rankings

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Critic Reviews

  • Fodor's Choice
  • Frommer's Exceptional
  • Condé Nast Readers' Choice List 2019
  • TripAdvisor Travelers' Choice Awards 2019

Guest Reviews

A hotel's guest rating is calculated using data provided under license by Tripadvisor. A total of 422 have reviewed the Hotel Esencia, giving it a rating of 5, on a scale of 1-5.

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Tripadvisor Travel Rating: Tripadvisor Traveler Rating 5 based on 422 reviews 5.0 (based on 422 reviews)

Amenities

  • Dining
  • Free Internet
  • Free Parking
  • Pets Allowed
  • Pool
  • Room Service

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