Hotel Las Palapas

Hotel Las Palapas is a beachfront resort in Playa del Carmen that promises a unique and unrepeatable ambiance with stellar service and facilities like the wellness center, swimming pool, clubhouse, and more. The accommodations are cozy one and two story cabanas with an array of options when booking. Hotel Las Palapas is proud to be environmentally conscience, having left the vast majority of the land untouched and reduced water and energy consumption when possible.

Las Palapas is a great option for those hoping to go out after dinner, since there is a decent range of late-night venues to choose from. Mamitas Lounge is one such after-hours destination, but the entire area is known for having a good selection of live shows, bars, and lounges. If you are trying to plan a conference or are traveling as a group, this group-friendly lodging may be just the place.

Located in Playa del Carmen, a few hundred yards northeast of downtown Playa del Carmen, Hotel Las Palapas offers a warm welcome to travelers interested in staying in this part of the city or the surrounding area.


Las Palapas has a total of 75 rooms in one or two story cabanas with a range of accommodation types: Beach Front, Ocean View, Poolside, Deluxe Garden View, Superior Garden View, Studio Terrace and Garden View Bungalows. Seven of the units are beachfront, 20 are Garden Deluxe, and the rest are standard. All bungalows include a private veranda or balcony with hammocks and armchairs, one king or two double beds, air conditioning, ceiling fan, Wi-Fi, private bathroom with shower, in-room safe, and hairdryer with minibars available by request. The Garden Deluxe rooms include the addition of a sitting area with a sofa-bed.

Las Palapas is a moderately-sized option, with a total of 75 rooms. Their balance between the space of a big property makes it easy for all types of guests to feel comfortable. In terms of overall merit, we have given this resort a rating of three and a half stars.

A listing of the guest room amenities awaiting visitors at Hotel Las Palapas include:

  • Toilet
  • Private Bath
  • Safe Deposit Box
  • Shower
  • Temperature Control
  • Terrace
  • Cribs Available
  • Hairdryer
  • Refrigerator
  • Balcony

Call ahead to ensure the availability of particular amenities, considering features vary per room.

Activities and Amenities

The Casa Club clubhouse not only serves lunch and drinks but also includes billiards, table tennis, board games, and a library. The hotel also features a freshwater swimming pool with sundeck, palapas and loungers on the beach, gift and coffee shop, observation tower, wellness center, nature trails, free parking, laundry services, a television room, a conference room, babysitting services, and the Cyan-Ha Dive Center with PADI SCUBA diving, snorkeling, sailing, kayaking, fishing, and windsurfing.

The Wellness Center features three treatment rooms where guests can experience a relaxation massage, a reflexology massage, marine body scrubs, sea weed body wraps, facial massages, sea-mud massages, and flower relaxation, sea weed, or bubble baths. There is also a modern, ample gym on the first floor with large windows.

To see general amenities at the location, take a look at the list below:

  • FAX
  • Kayaking
  • Sports Available
  • Sailing
  • Hiking/Nature Walk
  • Scuba Diving
  • Multilingual
  • Wind Surfing
  • Outdoor Parking
  • Bus Parking
  • Gift Shop
  • Fishing
  • Highspeed Internet
  • Parking
  • Exercise Gym
  • Snorkeling

Because these details can sometimes change, it's suggested that you call the front desk if you're interested in something in particular. Visit this page to see a comprehensive description about the specific recreational opportunities that Hotel Las Palapas offers.


All guests receive a complimentary daily breakfast buffet. The main restaurant serves up Mexican and international cuisine with four-course dinners and special weekly meals like Mayan and Caribbean dishes, a buffet on the beach, and the Fiesta Mexicana buffet every Saturday with a live Mariachi band.

Lunch is served at the Casa Club in includes a kid's menu. There is also a bar at Casa Club that serves a variety of alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages and cocktails until midnight everyday.

Besides on-location dining options, visitors hoping for further culinary variety may also want to think about the region's other local eateries. Visitors staying at Hotel Las Palapas will find a limited but good selection of restaurants within reach of these accommodations. It might save you time to find out if there are suitable options in the area, even though Las Palapas offers dining of its own, including Casa Club. To get more information about dining in the surrounding area, click here.

Guest Services

Hotel Las Palapas provides guest services, including the ones in the list below, helping everything come together during your stress free stay in Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean.

  • Express Check Out
  • Currency Exchange
  • Express Check In
  • Tour Desk
  • Airport Shuttle
  • Dry Cleaning/Laundry

Also available are a helpful set of business amenities, which makes this location a good choice for vacationers who plan to bring some of their work along.

  • Conference Facilities
  • Group Friendly
  • FAX


There are a good selection of attractions located within a short distance of Las Palapas. Some of the closest are Plaza 28 De Julio Park and Cinema. Since this resort is located directly on El Faro, it is an attractive setting for guests who just can't get enough sand and surf. Playa del Carmen, another nice place to relax, is located within walking distance of the hotel.

Among the closest notable areas to the resort is Playa del Carmen. To maximize what you see and learn during your trip, have yourself a side trip to some of the nearest towns to familiarize yourself with new sounds and sights.

To see the full article about other destinations and attractions near the property, click here.

Contact Info

Location: Forty-Third Avenue North, Playa del Carmen, Mexico

General: 52 984 873 42 60

Fax: (984) 873-0458



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