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 for some after hours fun, as there is a nice range of late-night spots in the area. Mamitas Lounge is one such entertainment possibility, though the area as a whole is where you'll tend to find excellent bars, dance clubs, and more. If you are trying to plan a sizable get-together, or are traveling as part of a group, this helpful accommodation makes organizing a bit less worrisome.

Situated in Playa del Carmen, a few hundred yards northeast of downtown Playa del Carmen, Hotel Las Palapas welcomes vacationers who are interested in staying in this part of the city or the immediate 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.

With 75 rooms, Las Palapas is a moderately-sized option. Their combination of the convenient features of a big resort makes it the perfect place for indecisive guests. Considering its overall quality, we have rated this resort a three and a half star rating.

Below, you can see a list of amenities in-room available at this location.

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

If you have an important amenity in mind, contact the front desk to verify availability.

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.

The list below gives some other amenities:

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

Since the specifics tend to change, it's a good idea to call ahead of time if you have your heart set on a particular activity. To see more details about the specific recreational opportunities available at Hotel Las Palapas, click here.


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 what is available on-location, vacationers looking for further culinary diversity should also take into account some of the region's other nearby dining selections. Visitors staying at Hotel Las Palapas will encounter a few solid places to eat nearby. It may be helpful to decide which nearby choices your family will enjoy, despite the fact that Las Palapas offers some on-site dining, including Casa Club. To see a detailed discussion about dining, click here.

Guest Services

The property's guest services -- including the ones listed here -- can help ensure that you get the most out of your vacation in Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean.

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

The property also has a handy set of business amenities, which can be an asset to people who need to put in a few hours of work during their vacations.

  • Conference Facilities
  • Group Friendly
  • FAX


You will notice a fair number of attractions situated near Las Palapas. On your itinerary, make room for nearby attractions like Plaza 28 De Julio Park, El Faro Lighthouse, and Xcaret Maya Ruins. Since this resort is located on El Faro, it's an ideal place for those who want a beautiful view of the sea. You can also soak up some sun at nearby Playa del Carmen, which you can easily walk to from this location.

The resort is located near Playa del Carmen, an interesting destination for vacationers to visit.

For our comprehensive article on what's in the area of 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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