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Hotel el Moro

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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
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Dugspur, Virginia
Reviewed 12 November 2014

We booked a one-night stay here on our way to the Grand Mayan in November. We arrived in the afternoon, exhausted and hungry. We checked in, and went down to their restaurant where we were graciously served cervicha and margaritas by our charming waiter, Leo. The room was clean and comfortable, pool and courtyard were lovely. Hotel is very near...

1Thank alenaluz
PomoElmoro, Owner at Hotel el Moro, responded to this review

Dear Alenaluz: Thanks for your nice review of our hotel. If you check the Youtube and look for happy Puerto Morelos you will see Leo and rest of our staff doing a "fairly good dance" to the song. We all hope to see you again in Posada El Moro for your next vacation. Sincerely, Alejandro Morelos Hotel Posada El Moro

Madisonville, Tennessee
Reviewed 2 November 2014

First, I want to say I am hesitant to write this review. Puerto Morelos is a great little town that is starting to grow and a lot of the charm will likely evaporate with the growth. I am not excited to see that happen. My hesitation to recommend Posada el Moro is for the same reasons. I have been staying...

11Thank WGringo
Indianapolis, Indiana
Reviewed 7 October 2014

My wife and I were looking for a quiet place on the Caribbean, but near enough to city amenities. We chose the tiny fishing village of Puerto Morelos. I had been here before for diving and knew it was a hidden gem. The first hotel we chose was a disappointment, so we found Posado El Moro and moved. What a...

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Brugherio, Italy
Reviewed 10 September 2014

We stayed in this hotel for four nights. The place is clean and well located next to the main square. The room is spacious (I thought they gave us the junior suite for 900M$/night), AC, fan,fridge, hot water, sofa, wardrobe and a table&chair in the gallery. The style is simple and good looking. At the entrance you can find a...

Thank Matteo S
Reviewed 7 August 2014

Puerto Morelos is an interesting place, so close to Cancun and its luxury resorts. Puerto Morelos is totally different, little town, very mexican with is plaza in the center of town, the church and the port...a mix of expas, tourists and locals. Small restaurants and bars and a nice beach ( not as great as Cancun or Tulum but still...

2Thank mariedda
Richmond Hill, Georgia
Reviewed 3 August 2014

Can't say enough good things about Hotel Posada el Moro. The staff is friendly and personable. Exceptionally clean and beautiful. The free continental breakfast is fresh fruit, toast and fresh juice. There is a full menu for breakfast, lunch and dinner, or any time you're ready to eat. Rooms are well furnished, comfortable, CLEAN and fresh. We made our hotel...

1Thank Janice_Fussell
Indianapolis, Indiana
Reviewed 7 July 2014

Love this hotel mostly because of its quiet, clean rooms. Or maybe it's because of the beauty of the plants, flowers, and trees as you walk the grounds. Perhaps it's the lovely little pool area that provides a spot to chill and relax. Whatever it is, we love staying here and it's always difficult to leave.

1Thank jetkaiser
Denver, Colorado
Reviewed 11 June 2014

We stayed here one night as an inexpensive way to start our week in Mexico. We so wished we had stayed here the entire week. It was so perfect for our needs. The rooms themselves are nothing special, but we planned to spend very little time in our rooms while in Mexico, so they were great for our needs. The...

3Thank TraveltoCO
abingdon md
Reviewed 28 May 2014

We stayed here May 18-22 2014. We weren't sure what to expect as we had previously only done AI. We loved the experience and I'm sure this wonderful hotel played a huge part in that! We had a corner room on the second floor (23) and it was just the right size for us - 2 adults. We weren't expecting...

2Thank kdeford
Québec, Canada
Reviewed 7 May 2014

Went there 6 to 13 april 2014 for the second time and still,loved the place. Great location near the central place of the village, two minutes from the beach and a lot of restaurants. Had a room on the second floor at the end of the building, near the pool. Calm, spacious with a goog king bed, frig and ac....

2Thank Voyageuse4691

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  • Breakfast included
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
  • Minibar
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
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  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Charming hotel with a very laid-back atmosphere, excellent personalized service, comfortable and clean installations. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel el Moro

Address: Av. Javier Rojo Gomez | SM-2, M-5, L-17, Puerto Morelos 77580, Mexico (Formerly Posada el Moro)
Region: Mexico > Yucatan Peninsula > Quintana Roo > Riviera Maya > Puerto Morelos
Price Range: $105 - $169 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Hotel el Moro 2.5*
Number of rooms: 10
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Also Known As:
Posada El Moro Hotel Puerto Morelos
Posada El Moro Puerto Morelos
Hotel El Moro Riviera Maya/Puerto Morelos, Mexico
Hotel Style:
#1 Best Value Hotel in Puerto Morelos
#11 Romantic Hotel in Puerto Morelos
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“Second and third floors with views on the beautiful court garden”
JackieJonkheid, 10 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Lower level rooms seem to be more quiet.”
IndianaScuba45, 3 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Room 31 is convenient and quiet.”
martnlivy, 18 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Rooms on the street above the entrance can be noisy due to music from the cantina habinaro just down the street.”
Wilujo, 14 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Don't stay in room 38”
Fencation, 17 Feb 2017 | Read review
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