Hotel Banana

The Hotel Banana is a small luxury hotel with a Mexican style motif inside and out. The hotel is at the northern part of Playa del Carmen and is within walking distance of many of the local highlights. Hospitality is paramount here in order to ensure an enjoyable stay for guests.

Hotel Banana is a great choice for night owls hoping for some after dinner fun, since there is a decent selection of entertainment venues close-by. Luna Blue Bar is one such after-hours destination, though the area as a whole is a place people flock to for live shows, bars, and lounges.

Located in Playa del Carmen, north-northeast of downtown Playa del Carmen, Hotel Banana welcomes visitors who want to stay in this part of the city or the immediate surrounding area.


The Hotel Banana has 23 guestrooms in total, all of which have insulated walls to reduce noise, split between two types of rooms: Standard and Deluxe Plus.

The Standard guestrooms are equipped with two queen beds, air conditioning, private bathroom with toiletries, mini-fridge, personal safe, Wi-Fi, and a hair dryer.

The Deluxe Plus guestrooms feature a king or two queen beds, air conditioning, private bathroom with toiletries, mini-fridge, cable television, upper floor, balcony, personal safe, Wi-Fi, and a hair dryer.

Rooms will also have an iron and/or telephone by request. Nonsmoking accommodations are available by request.

Hotel Banana has a total of 23 rooms. Hence, it appeals to visitors who prefer a relatively intimate setting.

This hotel has received a 3 star rating from Caribya! with respect to public spaces, style, furnishings and ambience. Read more about our Caribya! star ratings, and why they tend to be lower than ratings from Trip Advisor and other sites, by clicking here.

Activities and Amenities

The Hotel Banana provides a few extra accommodations to its guests including laundry service, a small swimming pool, a small library with sofas and available tropical drinks, and a discounted admission to the famous Mamita's Beach Club. The Hotel Banana will also assist its residents in making arrangements for tours, fishing, SCUBA diving, and rentals. The Hotel Banana has an especially thorough knowledge of tours of the Mayan ruins.

The Hotel Banana is a short walk from both Mamita's and Kool Beach. The hotel is also nearby the ferry to Cozumel and the Playa de Carmen bus station.

The Hotel Banana offers round trip transportation to Cancun's International Airport for $55 (USD).

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The in-house restaurant and bar open everyday at 7:30 a.m.

American-style breakfast is available by request for $5 (USD) and includes bacon, an omelet or scrambled eggs, bread or tortillas, orange juice, coffee, butter, and jam.

The availability of nearby dining is a necessary consideration when choosing accommodations in Mexico. Guests looking for a bite to eat will discover a limited but good selection of restaurants nearby. To find out more about dining in this area, click here.

Guest Services

Guest services here at Hotel Banana, including the one listed below, may be useful during your trip.

  • Breakfast


You'll encounter a good selection of attractions located within a short distance of Hotel Banana. Some of these attractions include Plaza 28 De Julio Park, El Faro Lighthouse, and Xcaret Maya Ruins. If you plan to work on your tan, like most tourists who visit Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean's coast, your vacation just wouldn't be the same without a few peaceful hours at the beach. You'll find El Faro to be one of of the easiest beaches to access from the hotel.

One closeby area of interest from the hotel is Playa del Carmen. To maximize what you see and learn during your trip, have yourself a side trip to a nearby town to explore the sights and sounds they have to offer.

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Contact Info

Location: Playa del Carmen, Mexico

Phone: (984) 803-0201



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