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Beautiful Beachfront Condo, 1-Bdrm, (EFS401)

8 Reviews
Sleeps3
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms2
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 1 - 7 nights

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Overview

Gonzalo Guerrero Condo Rental Photos and Description

1 Bedroom, 2 Baths, Sleeps 3

A beautiful, fully-equipped beachfront condo with modern conveniences & charming touches to make you feel truly at home! Ocean views from the moment you walk in; your southeast-facing private terrace overlooks the infinity pool below and Caribbean beach beyond! This vacation rental is a perfect choice for a travelling couple; with 1 spacious bedroom and 2 bathrooms. Can accommodate an extra guest on the pull-out sofa bed in the living area. Luxurious features include granite countertops in the kitchen and rain shower heads & gorgeous earth-tone marble tile in both bathrooms. Master bathroom includes full-size bathtub. Enjoy the amenities of the El Faro complex: beachfront swimming pool, laundromat, underground parking (Extra Parking Fee - 15 USD per night) & common area Wi-Fi. Stunningly beautiful location and near all the best shopping, dining & nightlife that Playa del Carmen has to offer!

Suitability:
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Rentals Your Way (Property Manager)
Member since: 1999
Call Manager
Speaks: english, spanish

Reviews

4
based on 8 traveler reviews

Beautiful Beachfront Condo, 1-Bdrm, (EFS401)
average rating of 4.0 based on 8 reviews
4

Great location, pool

  • 4 of 5

We really enjoyed our stay at El Faro. The location was on the beach (great), close to many restaurants, and we spent a ton of time at the pool. The condo unit has an unbelievable view, and was very clean. Our only complaint is that the master bathroom really smells. It was clean, but there is a strange smell (sewage?) in the bathroom.

  • Submitted: Apr 5, 2016
  • Stayed: Mar 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Mystic, CT, USA
5

Great location for a condo in PDC

  • 5 of 5

This is pretty much a copy of my Tripadvisor review for the same unit. I booked this unit and one other unit at El Faro for family members and ourselves. The location is great, on the beach with a pool and walking distance to everything. Cleaning services, provided every other day and included in the price, makes this a hotel like experience. This is probably not the last time we will be staying at El Faro.

  • Submitted: Jun 2, 2015
  • Stayed: May 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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BUYER BEWARE

  • 1 of 5

l have stayed at the El Faro many of times. But this stay was the worse stay of my 57 years of traveling. We were so disgusted by the smell of the bathroom ,it made 401 surf uninhabitable.We asked to be moved and we were kept prisoners in that condo for way to many days I started becoming ill before they finally moved us to another condo. And then they wanted to put us back into 401 surf the last night of our stay and we refused to go back to that sewer we told them we were going to move to another hotel and then that's when they put us in another condo

  • Submitted: Mar 8, 2015
  • Stayed: Feb 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I am sorry for your expirience. During your stay the city of Playa Del Carmen did a city wide sewage clean out.... Not perfect timing. This caused fumes to come through the drains in many complexes and condos. That being said the management company did not want to move you to another unit because many of the units had the same problem. That problem has been resolved and has not happened again.
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Denver, Colorado, USA
4

Absolutely perfect location in Playa Del Carmen

  • 4 of 5

We very much enjoyed our stay at this condo. You can't get a better location. Right on the beach and 1 block from La Quinta. The condo itself is clean, very nicely furnished and has a wonderful view of the pool and beach. The bedroom is quite small, but we really didn't mind as we were only in there to sleep. The king-sized bed was very comfortable. The rest of the condo is really quite large. We really appreciated the bottled drinking water. That saved us from having to haul cases of water from the store. We did have one issue and it is actually an issue that the entire property of El Faro has from time to time and that is a horrible smell that comes from the plumbing in the bathroom. They tried very hard to get rid of the smell, but it never quite went away. I would say that the only other downside is that this unit does not have wifi. When traveling, having wifi is very helpful when you want to look up restaurants or directions or check on your flight. We had to go down to the lobby each time we wanted to do those things or else pay the exorbitant international data rates to AT&T. Other than that, this is the perfect place to stay in PDC!

  • Submitted: Mar 2, 2015
  • Stayed: Feb 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Perfect Condo! Perfect Location!

  • 5 of 5

Rating Details:

I was very satisfied with the condition of the vacation rental.

I was very happy with the location.

The vacation rental was spotless.

The property manager was very helpful.

Overall, I recommend this vacation rental.

Reviewer Comments:

I loved the apartment. The rooms, the views were all stunning! Best of all is the location! Right on the beach and one block from La Quinta Avenida and Calle 12 Norte which is where all the action takes place at night. I recommend this room to anyone. It's good for families, couples, songles, etc.!

  • Submitted: May 9, 2014
  • Stayed: Apr 2014
  • Source: Rentals Your Way
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Cochrane, Alberta
4

A lovely mexican vacation

  • 4 of 5

Rating Details:

I was very satisfied with the condition of the vacation rental.

I was very happy with the location.

The vacation rental was spotless.

The property manager was very helpful.

Overall, I recommend this vacation rental.

Reviewer Comments:

The property was in a great location, on the beach, lovely pool, a block from tons of excellent restaurants and of course all the shops, close enough to Walmart and Mega grocery store to be able to walk and carry a few things, the management checked on us and when there was no water one night the staff got it working a again in an hour. The only downside was the all night every night loud music from the bars that were so close, even closing all the doors and running the air conditioner does not drown out the noise. There was no Wi-Fi or cable in the unit and of course no phones so bring your own electronic stuff and you can access it in the lobby .It was a very good spot if you like lots of action- not so good if you like a quiet place, but the unit itself was very nicely appointed .

  • Submitted: May 2, 2014
  • Stayed: Mar 2014
  • Source: Rentals Your Way
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Amenities

Gonzalo Guerrero Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Beachfront
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 3
  • 1 King bed, 1 Sofa Bed bed
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony
Suitability:
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • restaurants
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • golf

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