|Minimum Stay||1 - 7 nights|
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!
You can't ask for a better location in PDC !!! Everything is extremely close by and no need for taxi at all the entire stay. The room was very nice and had a great view of beach / pool area, BUT there was NO WiFi access in room! This is huge because we went with our kids and we had other relatives stay in other rooms that had Netflix and wifi access, and well if you can live without it, that's great but with kids it's a different story! There was a slight odor of sewage in the bedroom restroom that wouldn't go away but we just left door closed. Also, not sure how the trash pickup is, but we got there on a Wednesday, left that same Saturday (3 days later) and nobody ever came to pick up trash. I would recommend staying here for sure, just not in this room...thanks!
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.
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.
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
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!
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.
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.!