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#353878 - 10/07/09 06:03 PM Seeking Expert Opinions
Sirenia Offline
Just wondering if anyone has any suggestions on a cheap hotel close to the bus terminal going to Chetumal in Playa? Thanks a bunch smile
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#353884 - 10/07/09 06:59 PM Re: Seeking Expert Opinions [Re: Sirenia]
Pinguino
Posada Mariposa is a lovely little inexpensive place in Playa that I stayed on the way home from a trip in Dec. It's not by the bus station but there are cabs all over and they're cheap. It is a couple blocks from a lovely beach. It also is on a street with yummy restaurants, plenty of ATMs, and an internet cafe with phones. There are also some gift shops there. Little traffic. I enjoyed it.
http://www.posada-mariposa.com/

Carol

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#353886 - 10/07/09 07:09 PM Re: Seeking Expert Opinions [Re: ]
Peter Jones Offline
Depends what you mean by "cheap". I usually stay at "Casa de las Flores" a few minutes' walk south on the same Avenue (20). Stylish and Spanish in feel (as opposed to Mexican). http://www.hotelcasadelasflores.com/

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#353907 - 10/07/09 08:57 PM Re: Seeking Expert Opinions [Re: Peter Jones]
Pinguino
I got them on priceline for about $50US.
Carol

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#354007 - 10/08/09 01:41 PM Re: Seeking Expert Opinions [Re: ]
Sirenia Offline
Thanks everybody! I appreciate the help smile You can do all of the intenet research you want but nothing beats the opinions of real live people who have "been there, done that!"
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#354466 - 10/13/09 05:12 PM Re: Seeking Expert Opinions [Re: Sirenia]
TacoBoy Offline
Hotel Alux is only a couple of blocks from the big Bus station (the one near the Wal Mart, not the downtown one). We've stayed there a couple of times... good price, clean, nice rooms.

http://www.hotelalux.com/playa/index.htm


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#354473 - 10/13/09 05:38 PM Re: Seeking Expert Opinions [Re: TacoBoy]
ScubaLdy Offline
since there are two bus terminals you may come into one and leave through a different one - as we just did. I just posted my trip report and listed a lot of information.
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