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El Camaleon Mayakoba Golf Club

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Amazing from the parking lot to the parking lot

I visited this course last weekend in late August. I read the reviews so I was expecting a good... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Ben C
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Olathe, Kansas
Golf with Friends

My wife and I have been playing golf at El Camaleon for 10 years. For us it’s like coming home... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Resort772518
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El Camaleon made golf history in 2007 when it became the home of the OHL Classic at Mayakoba, the first PGA Tour event to ever be contested outside of the United States and Canada. Designed by legendary Australian Golfer Greg Norman, El Camaleon...more
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Carretera Federal Cancun- Playa del Carmen Km. 298, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I visited this course last weekend in late August. I read the reviews so I was expecting a good course and some good service. What I experienced was far beyond that. From the point I arrived I was greeted with a smile and direction. The...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and I have been playing golf at El Camaleon for 10 years. For us it’s like coming home again every year. We have made some great friendships throughout the years so much so that we communicate all year with the staff. We play...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful course with lots of water, wind and vegetation which ma<e it a challenging course for amateurs and experts! Don't miss the cenote or underestimate the distance to the green when your facing the ocean!!

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David_L_Monar, Director General at El Camaleon Mayakoba Golf Club, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear CarlosM1768, Thank you very much for taking the time to share your experience with the TripAdvisor community. I am glad to read you enjoyed your golf round. Hope to welcome you back soon. Regards, David López Monar Director of Golf

Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

Obviously, being PGA course your expectations are high, but once you are there... the place is unique!!!, the views are outstanding (wait for hole 15), the service is great, every single detail taken care. Between holes 15 & 16 the manager drives by, stops and...More

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David_L_Monar, Director General at El Camaleon Mayakoba Golf Club, responded to this reviewResponded 6 August 2018

Dear Roberto B, Thank you very much for your revie. It is indeed a pleasure to receive such a nice review highlighting our facilities, service and most of all, our staff kindness. We do our very best to ensure our guests are taken care of...More

Reviewed 23 July 2018

This place is amazing. My wife and I went there last Thursday july 19th for the 7th time. We had some communication issues with the transportation part of the package and had to delay my play for one day. I don't blame El Camaleon for...More

1  Thank jody w
David_L_Monar, Director General at El Camaleon Mayakoba Golf Club, responded to this reviewResponded 24 July 2018

Dear Jody, it was a pleasure to meet you last week. We´re still amazed to know you got engaged here, on one of our most breath-taking holes. Thank you and your wife for coming every year to celebrate. Thank you for your compliments on our...More

Reviewed 18 July 2018 via mobile

Very nice course and very challenging. Course changes landscape elements as you go through the forest and beach areas. Rented clubs at $50. Twilight rates start early and good price but if going late, start @3 as it gets cooler in shade. Overall excellent adventure.More

1  Thank Shaun H
David_L_Monar, Director General at El Camaleon Mayakoba Golf Club, responded to this reviewResponded 19 July 2018

Dear Mr. Shaun H., Thank you for posting your experience at El Camaleón Golf Course. The course boasts an amazing layout featuring three different ecosystems: tropical Mayan jungle, mangrove forest and the Caribbean Sea coastline. I am glad you enjoyed your golf round. Hope we...More

Reviewed 25 June 2018

This was one of the best Father's Days ever. This was worth every penny! The course is in prestine shape, the holes are fun, and of course, the PGA stops here. Views are incredible and the ameneties are what you would expect from a PGA...More

Thank Patrick W
David_L_Monar, Director General at El Camaleon Mayakoba Golf Club, responded to this reviewResponded 2 July 2018

Dear Mr. Patrick W., Thank you for taking the time to post your comments. We are pleased to read that you enjoyed your round at El Camaleón Golf Course, and specially to come and play it during Father´s Day. We look forward to serving you...More

Reviewed 10 June 2018 via mobile

Really loved this place, hotel course clubhouse just wowed me from start to finish, it was very expensive and we did have a rain delay but I will remeber that round forever

1  Thank Nichollz
David_L_Monar, Director General at El Camaleon Mayakoba Golf Club, responded to this reviewResponded 11 June 2018

Dear Mr. Nichollz, Thank you for your sharing your experience with the TripAdvisor Community. I am glad to read you had a memorable experience. Looking forward to welcome you back soon. Regards, David López Monar Director of Golf

Reviewed 22 May 2018

Played El Camaleon on May 16. Course was in good shape, especially fairways. Greens were very slow, likely due to rainy season. Sea views are limited, maybe 3 holes total. Wide fairways, excellent traps, and water hazards aplenty. Staff was friendly and helpful and practice...More

1  Thank John K
David_L_Monar, Director General at El Camaleon Mayakoba Golf Club, responded to this reviewResponded 27 May 2018

Dear John K, I am sorry to hear that we did not meet your expectations at el Camaleon. We take everyone’s experience with extreme importance. You are correct, our greens could be a bit slower than usual due to the amount of rain we have...More

Reviewed 21 May 2018

This is course is worth the investment. Meticulously maintained and slightly more forgiving than it looks. We played it in just over 3 hours and we truly enjoyed the experience. The whole team is engaged from the marshall to the starter. The vistas are gorgeous...More

Thank David L
David_L_Monar, Director General at El Camaleon Mayakoba Golf Club, responded to this reviewResponded 22 May 2018

Dear David, Thank you for sharing your experience with the TripAdvisor community. We are very pleased to read that you enjoyed your golf round with us and cocktails at the Clubhouse. I will share your comments with our maintenance & service staff. Please come back...More

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karminsumner
15 July 2018|
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Response from David_L_Monar | Property representative |
Sorry for the late response. Yes, our Pro-Shop as well as our restaurant are open for public. Please stop by on your next visit! Regards,
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osalinaso3
1 March 2018|
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Dear Osalinaso, Thank you for your enquiry. Our rental club stock is as follows: AP 2 irons - Titleist Woods AP 3 irons Titleist Woods Ping s 300 Irons set- Ping Woods Callaway XR pro with Epic woods We don’t carry any... More
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Ryan B
28 February 2018|
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Response from David_L_Monar | Property representative |
Hi Ryan, yes, you can arrange transportation with our staff. So you don´t need to hurry after your round. I highly recommend you to stay and try our Koba Burger at the Clubhouse. Looking forward to welcome you soon.
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