Things to See and Do While Staying at Playa Caribe

Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean offers no shortage of exciting outdoor options, particularly for those who are staying at an oceanfront destination like this one. Playa Caribe is perfect for guests seeking entertainment and hoping to try their hand at new activities.

There is one pool at Playa Caribe. Mexico offers enough activities as it is, so you might not consider visiting the location's pool, but it can be a relaxing way to spend part of the day. You'll also find this property is in a breezy location on the water, so you'll have a couple different ways to stay refreshed under the sun when you spend your nights here.


Those who play tennis will be especially pleased when staying at this property, because the tennis facilities — located on-site — offer a challenge, as well as a convenient outdoor activity.

Seeking more options like this? You might want to check out similar accommodations, including Grand Palladium White Sand Resort and Spa All Inclusive and Grand Palladium Colonial Resort & Spa.


Despite the fact that Playa Caribe doesn't have a golf course, you can always ask the property's staff about trying to arrange a tee time nearby. The closest golf course is Riviera Maya Golf Club, which you'll find just a quick interval away from the lodging, so you can plan stopping in for a few rounds of golf. The course has a total of 18 holes. This par 72 course has a total length of 6691 yards. If you'd like more information or want to inquire about the possibility of reserving a tee time, contact the course at (984) 875-5048.


While staying in Mexico why not try out a new recreational sport? There are several options available, so you're sure to find a watersport that you can enjoy, even if you're a novice. The following list shows the watersports offered at Playa Caribe:

  • Fishing
  • Kayaking
  • Scuba Diving
  • Snorkeling

Family Activities

Playa Caribe is one locale where you can stay with your family, even if you probably won't find a wide offering of amenities and activities designed for kids. If you're looking for somewhere to stay with specific perks that are of particular interest to kids, take a look at .

During your stay, you may find yourself wanting to spend a little time away from the kids. Guests can let the property's staff arrange for a sitter, so parents have the opportunity for some peace and quiet, or a night out by themselves.

Entertainment and Nightlife

This villa complex tends to be relatively quiet after hours. Hence, this property is probably not a top pick for lodgers that care about after dark entertainment where they are staying.

You should also know that this site doesn't have a nightclub or bar on-site, but you'll still have a variety of nearby nighttime options to choose from.

You may also choose to enjoy a night out at one of the bars and entertainment venues located within the property of a nearby accommodation, such as the ones in the following chart:

Accommodations near the Playa Caribe with Bars
Property Name Location Number of Bars Live Entertainment
La Bahia Condominiums Central Akumal -- --
Hotel La Tortuga Central Akumal 1 check
Vista del Mar Hotel Central Akumal -- --
Casa Luna Central Akumal -- --
Las Casitas Akumal Central Akumal -- --
Secrets Akumal Riviera Maya Central Akumal 6 --
Hotel Akumal Caribe Central Akumal -- --
Akumal Beach Resort Central Akumal 3 check
Grand Sirenis Mayan Beach 2.3 mi. Northeast of Central Akumal 3 --
Grand Sirenis Riviera Maya 2.4 mi. Northeast of Central Akumal 7 check
Oasis Akumal 1.8 mi. South of Central Akumal 4 check
Hotel Be Live Grand Riviera Maya 1.8 mi. South of Central Akumal 4 check


Besides all the activities found on-site, visitors itching to explore won't ever run out of interesting things to see and do in Mexico. Whether you'd rather hang out at the beach or enjoy a round or two on the golf course, you'll find lots of other opportunities for recreation in the immediate surroundings. Click these pages to read more about riding a bike or scooter, scuba diving, sightseeing, fishing, shopping, snorkeling, and other activities you might enjoy.


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