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“great shopping”(147 reviews)
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The Five AvenueThe most Important street in Mexico, you can find Shopping, Souvenirs, Jewelry stores,Bars, etc.
Playa del Carmen, Mexico
+52 984 803 5847
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All reviews fifth avenue great shopping souvenir shops long street street vendors shop owners no gracias nice walk buy something t shirts stroll tourists sellers jewelry wares resort barter
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Nice mix of restaurants, bars , nic-nac stores. Touristy but still nice. Nightlife. Fun to spend two hours there.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank dkmwefv
Reviewed 2 days ago

As I said - yes, it was crowded but you can find anything you want. We went to the Harley store and bought a T-shirt. We looked at expensive things that were beautiful

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Curtis H
Reviewed 3 days ago

We are staying up the road - got a taxi in to an area full of tourist shops and hassle - hoping for a change of scene but this is something else, go if you want the “cheaper than Asda chat” ! It’s full of...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Shazza705
Reviewed 3 days ago

We did not like this as too many hawkers trying to get you in shops or to take tours etc. The stores and restaurants are more expensive. Too many American shops which we have in Canada so not wanting to shop there as I get...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank NorthVancouvergirl
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Playa in all is underwhelming in my eyes but if there is a place to be in playa it.is the 5th avenue.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank CheziL1
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Many in our group booked an excursion for the day so we took a $5 resort shuttle with the kids (1 and 4). Lots of “photo ops”, lots of souvenirs, lots of hustle and bustle but we were not hounded or bothered in any way....More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank BabyGingersInTheSun
Reviewed 5 days ago

A lot of workers will hassle you endlessly and yell at you as you walk down the streets to buy their products. It got to the point where we didn't even want to talk to anyone at all while walking around.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Roalexa
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We love 5th ave. We purposely book a hotel based its proximity to 5th ave! Restaurants of every different cuisine, fun bars, alot of shops, pharmacies, liquor stores, ice cream shops. Truly something for everybody! If you venture down the side streets, you can find...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Molly H
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The larger stores were good, the restaurants were good but there were a lot of land sharks along the Fifth Avenue shopping area. The new line is “Hi, I’m ——— and I work at your hotel, the (they take a guess) and then say that...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Sandy L
Reviewed 6 days ago

Typical tourist trap. Don't buy anything there, cheaper on the side streets. Pushy sales people near calle 2 to calle 26

Date of experience: January 2019
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12 June 2018|
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Response from LVworldTraveler | Reviewed this property |
They accept US dollars and MX pesos. You’ll get a lower exchange rate in the shops so change your money before arrival. If you wait until in Mex, don’t use exchange services that are everywhere. Find a CiBanco for the... More
6 May 2018|
Response from cgalow | Reviewed this property |
The Roof at the Palm ( on 8th Ave?) is quite nice and has a great view. I not sure what u call inexpensive? The food is good n the view spectacular. Don’t eat at the restaurants on 5Ave. The sides street restaurants have... More
27 February 2018|
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Response from Footprints94872 | Reviewed this property |
I believe yes as I walked past there store