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    Hotel Esencia

    Calle Carretera Federal KM 265, Xpu-Ha 77710, Mexico
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Overview
    • Excellent90%
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    “garden suite” (15 reviews)
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    Free Wifi
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    Reviewed yesterday

    We stayed here the week of October 8th, and let me tell you, it's one of the best tropical resorts we've ever stayed at. This place has a white minimalistic feel, and provides just the right design touches you expect at a 5-start resort without...More

    Thank tduddie
    Reviewed yesterday

    This is not my first (or last) visit to Esencia. Every trip proves more wonderful than the last. Owner Kevin Wendle has not missed one detail, one corner, or one moment to delight you. From the arrival in chicest reception palapa, to the variety of...More

    1  Thank kimmievNewYork
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Hotel Escencia was simply magical... the property offers a unique combination of warm authentic Mexican service and charming accommodations, with a bit of fashionable European flair and a stunning beach that rivals the best in the Caribbean! If you are looking for a boutique experience...More

    Thank Jessica L
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    We have visited Esencia multiple times. It is simply one of those magical places you always want to return to. The service is wonderful and the people are so friendly. We typically travel in the Fall and it is wonderfully quiet and we feel like...More

    2  Thank Jennifer W
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Luxurious properties without superior service, is as a Ferrari without an engine. Hotel Esencia's superior service- starting from the exceptional bartender Johnny Rios- who made a killer, custom made smoothie: Cucumber, chaya & pineapple- to the breathtaking landscape, spacious, elegant rooms, unique amenities, and exemplary...More

    1  Thank Dolly833
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    About
    Awards & Recognition
    Travellers' Choice2017 Winner
    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Room Service
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Beachfront
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Babysitting
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Hot Tub
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Heated pool
    • Outdoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$584 - US$1,243 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #1 Spa Hotel in Xpu-Ha
    • #1 On the Beach Hotel in Xpu-Ha
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 40
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    • Location
    • Mexico >
    • Yucatan Peninsula >
    • Quintana Roo >
    • Riviera Maya >
    • Xpu-Ha
    • Also Known As
    • Esencia Playa Del Carmen ,
    • Esencia Hotel Playa Del Carmen ,
    • Hotel Esencia Mexico/Riviera Maya - Xpu-Ha
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    Kayla S
    20 March 2017|
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    Response from David F | Reviewed this property |
    Garden suite is enough. This place is our hidden secret - the absolute best, and I would suggest you buy the food package as well which is outstanding.
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    MomofFourGreatKids
    14 February 2017|
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    Response from Yurij G | Property representative |
    Dear MomofFourGreatKids, we accept guests not staying on our property for lunch, dinner and to our beach cabañas, however all subject to availability. We kindly invite you to contact the concierge department who will take... More
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    25 November 2016|
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    Response from Sirius_blk | Reviewed this property |
    Booked thru travel agent, they did not aks for CC or id
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    Room Tips
    "If you book an ocean suite, ask for one on the second floor if privacy is a priority for you."
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    "All rooms are big and have similar formats. My favorite are the main house upper rooms and the new beach..."
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    "You can't go wrong with any room."
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    "Ocean view suites or villas"
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