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Excellence Playa Mujeres in Cancun??

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Excellence Playa Mujeres in Cancun??

Is the above hotel actually in cancun as in the hustle & bustle of the main strip like all the other hotels?

I don't want to go to cancun because I feel it's too much of a party place & i'm not after that. Just want a quiet relaxing chilled out vaccation out of the bustle & bustle.

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1. Re: Excellence Playa Mujeres in Cancun??


No thankfully it is about 25 mins taxi ride away from the main strip

The only other things in the general area are a golf course, La Amada Hotel and Residences and the Marina

If you check out my online albums you will find two for EPM which should give you a good idea of what the resort is like


Please note that many of the room shots are not of standard rooms to please check out the labels

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I like the idea that its away from all the hustle n bustle, restaurants, and shopping... I dont get the temptation to go eat and drink elsewhere and my wife doesn't go shopping TOO often. hah

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3. Re: Excellence Playa Mujeres in Cancun??

Too right

The main hotel zone is just a concrete jungle

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4. Re: Excellence Playa Mujeres in Cancun??

Like what everyone else said....no..not hotel zone! When I looked there for our first trip people said...ewwww. Cancun? But EPM is so far away from the hotel zone feel. It is all about romance and relaxation. 21 weeks until we return

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5. Re: Excellence Playa Mujeres in Cancun??

No, its away from the concrete jungle. On a clear night you can see it in the distance, that why we've chosen it in the past. Be prepared for the quiet ellegance, good service, some entertainment but mostly, at least for us, it's about enjoying the resort, meeting new folks and having an excellent time!

However, be diligent in your packing list, especially the sun block, since purchases at the resort can be pricey.

Theres a great set of packing lists at Christine Columbus that I use for resort, cruises or just vacations in general.


If the link isnt good just google the name.

Have fun and enjoy!

Edited: 26 February 2011, 15:16
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6. Re: Excellence Playa Mujeres in Cancun??

Blissfully apart from the zone, which to me, is like vegas on the beach... HATE IT!!!

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