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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Perfect location! Cute little bungalow in such a great spot.. right across the street from ARCA & Hartwood (did not eat at Hartwood, but ARCA was amazing and would absolutely recommend). Bikes are free to use and were a huge plus- we biked to yoga...More

Thank Monique B
Reviewed 8 April 2018

Playa Selva was a great choice for our family. Cabana Maya and the communal kitchen were spotlessly clean. The staff is so friendly and accomodating. You are very close to the water and we especially loved people watching on the beach. Pepe provided a most...More

Thank honeycrash
Reviewed 1 April 2018

First of all, Pepe, the manager, was both helpful and welcoming. He is a true professional. Pepe took my husband and me on a one of kind excursion that only he could provide. He was super knowledgeable about the flora and fauna of the nearby...More

Thank Jody112244
Reviewed 29 March 2018

First of all, let me say that Manuela, Pepe, Rafa and the other staff were all very helpful and friendly and available. Our rooms were very clean and we loved the simple minimalist Mexican-beach chic decor -- it does not feel like boring hotel room...More

Thank rooster2250
Reviewed 27 February 2018

My first 2 days in Tulum were spent at Playa Selva, and it was just perfect. Quiet, private, intimate, and right on the beach. The sounds of the waves, the breeze through the windows in our upstairs bedroom, the light of the sunrise through the...More

Thank Michelle N
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Top amenities
Free Parking
Beachfront
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Free Parking
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Price range
US$77 - US$389 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Kitchenette
Details
Price range
US$77 - US$389 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Kitchenette
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Jody112244
31 December 2017|
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Response from American-atthe-Beach | Reviewed this property |
Jody, I have stayed at Playa Selva twice in the past year. I'm from Upper Michigan and have traveled to Mexico yearly in the past 25 years. I too was concerned with the payment options for Playa Selva. One of the addresses... More
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cameronl2013
10 December 2017|
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Response from shansterama |
We have had really good luck with the Happy Shuttle - It is inexpensive and reliable. We only get a one way fare from Cancun to Tulum - We usually set up our ride back to the airport with one of the local cab drivers.
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"I would suggest one of the top floor rooms or the room directly on the water."
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"In the low season, Cabana Maya's upstairs is the windiest and closest to the ocean!"
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"All rooms seemed great!"
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"Cabana Maya and one other cabin are ocean front, the others are set back, but are really quite close, not..."
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