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True Beachfront -El Faro Coral 103-Susan Mattingly

Bedrooms 3
Space 1,000 sq ft
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 0 - 7 nights


About the property

Condo, 3 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, (Sleeps 6)

El Faro Coral 103 is one of the prime 3 bedroom poolside condos that faces directly out to the beachfront. Come enjoy the stunning beauty of the Caribbean in a luxury El Faro Beach Resort condominium with unparalleled views of the ocean. Playa del Carmen, one of the world's hottest destinations, boasts the gorgeous Caribbean ocean, white sand beaches, and the famous 5th Avenue shopping and dining area.

On Site Restaurant and Full Service Beach Club

Property Manager
Susan Mattingly
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
April 13, 2018


Gonzalo Guerrero Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 1
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1000 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beachfront
  • Downtown
  • Oceanfront
  • Resort
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Elevator
  • Fitness Room / Equipment
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Catering Available
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Dining Area
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Tennis
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
Onsite Services:
  • Massage
  • arboretum
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • duty free shops
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • synagogues
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hot air ballooning
  • jet skiing
  • parasailing
  • rock climbing
  • sailing
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • spelunking
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Including Ice Maker, Stove and All Appliances, Washer and Dryer, Central Air Conditioning, Uniformed Maid Service, Pool, Swimmable Beaches, Towels/Linens, TV , Safe, Wireless Internet, Guest Services.


Excellent! 4.6/5 -
(12 traveler reviews)

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True Beachfront -El Faro Coral 103-Susan Mattingly
average rating of 4.5833335 based on 12 reviews

Fantastic property!!!

  • 5 of 5

This was our family's first time at El Faro and we couldn't be happier. The location was perfect, the beach was beautiful and the condo had everything we needed to make our stay perfect. The front desk staff and housekeeping couldn't have been more accommodating and helpful. We were sad to leave and will definitely be back as soon as possible!!!

  • Submitted: Dec 26, 2017
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for your kind review. We loved having you as our guest. We are so glad you appreciated our management service- they try very hard and it shows! Please come again soon! Susan Mattingly Playa Luxury Rentals
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Families with young kids 5/5

  • 3 of 5

For families with young kids this unit and complex is a 5/5. Location is perfect. Right in the middle of everything, one block from 5th Ave and right on the beach. If you have young kids you will not find a better location, complex or pool. I looked and I promise the location is outstanding. Absolutely everything you need from Starbucks to shopping, restaurants, walking, music, activities and more is right there. Heck, Walmart is only five blocks away. Tough to swim right out front because of tons of seaweed but simply walk up or down the beach a few hundred feet and it was great. Seaweed is an issue everyplace so don't let that worry you. Ocean was warm and beautiful.

If you have young kids who want to enjoy the pool a lot and have beach access so close then this unit is perfect for you. If you have a couple of families that want to rent units close to one another then again this is perfect. Pool is big, clean, well maintained and never crowded. A great big pool for the kids and a nice balcony 20 feet from the pool for the parents to hang out on.

For couples or couples with older kids the unit is probably not the best. It is truly a unit for families with younger kids. It is starting to show its age and the furniture and décor are dated. Master is very nice but beds are crazy short (I am six feet and my feet were totally hanging over the end) but comfortable. Find a unit on a higher floor with a view that is better furnished and decorated. I don't mean this to be a negative but I think this unit is for families with young kids.

Local staff was very helpful and pleasant and for sure the complex is safe and very clean.

  • Submitted: Apr 2, 2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great place to stay.

  • 5 of 5

Great location. Bottom floor was great with walkout to pool. The view and the staff were amazing. I would definitely stay at this property again. Close to 5th Avenue and nice restaurants and bars close by.

  • Submitted: Nov 26, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are so pleased you had a good time. Please come again soon! Susan Mattingly Playa Luxury Rentals
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great vacations

  • 5 of 5

accommodation were good, i will rent it again

  • Submitted: Aug 16, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: so glad you had a good time and enjoyed Coral 103. Please come again soon. Susan Mattingly Playa Luxury Rentals
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Excellent stay!!!

  • 5 of 5

The view was outstanding, would recommend this unit. Close to 5th, with all the restaurants but also on the beach with great views. It's quiet and has the conveinence of having the kitchen by the pool. Perfect family vacation.

  • Submitted: Jun 10, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are so glad you enjoyed this condo. Please come again soon! Susan Mattingly Playa Luxury Rentals
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Great! Condo & location, perfectly advertised, no surprises, good value

  • 5 of 5

Location, location,......,, Close to shopping restaurants, bars, all walking!

Front desk was very helpful, arranged trip to Tulum, not much in town, but mezzanine for lunch on water& killer Thai food & 2for 1 margaritas!!!!

Zensi next door for music! Great stay!

  • Submitted: May 4, 2017
  • Stayed: April 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your review. We are so pleased your enjoyed your stay at El Faro. Please come again soon. Susan Mattingly Playa Luxury Rentals
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Nearest Airport
45 Miles
Car: not necessary

Activities during the day - shopping, scuba diving, jet skis, swim with dolphins, Ecoparks (Xcaret and Xel-Ha), jeep tours, Cozumel activities (just 45 minutes by ferry), zip lines, and many more, Don't forget laying on the beach with a cold beer!, Activities at night - Playa's famous 5th Avenue features an endless choice of cafe's, bars, and nightclubs.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Tax Rate 19.0%


Manager's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the manager or check their rental agreement when booking the property.

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