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 good choice for those hoping to go out at night, as there is a pretty good variety of late-night venues to choose from. Mamitas Lounge is one such after-hours destination, but the area as a whole is a place people flock to for bars, dance clubs, and more. If you're trying to plan for some special occasion, or if you're traveling with a group, this helpful accommodation may be just the spot.

Positioned in Playa del Carmen, a few hundred yards northeast of downtown Playa del Carmen, Hotel Las Palapas offers a warm welcome to vacationers wanting to stay in this part of the city or a nearby location.


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.

Featuring 75 rooms, Las Palapas is a mid-sized property. Because it offers the perfect combination of the personal touches of a small location and the diverse options of a big resort, many visitors will conclude this property is nicely tailored to their vacation plans. This resort has been given a rating of three and a half stars, for its features on-site, amenities, and more.

An overview of the in-room features and amenities awaiting visitors at Hotel Las Palapas is provided below.

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

If you want to confirm exactly what comes with your room, you can contact the resort by phone to verify it's available in the room you are reserving.

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 following list gives other amenities on this property:

  • 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

However, because these details are always in flux, it's a good idea to double check with the property if you don't want any surprises upon arrival. Visit this page to navigate to a comprehensive discussion about the kinds of activities available at Hotel Las Palapas.


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.

Outside of on-site dining, those hoping for more culinary variety should also think about some of the other nearby mealtime choices. Those staying at Hotel Las Palapas will discover a small handful of restaurants in the vicinity. It's a smart idea to know the area's restaurant options, even though Las Palapas does have on-site dining, including Casa Club. For more info about dining in this part of town, click here.

Guest Services

Hotel Las Palapas provides guest services, including the ones in the following list, 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

The property also has a handy set of business amenities, which is nice for those who are traveling to this region on business.

  • Conference Facilities
  • Group Friendly
  • FAX


You'll encounter a good selection of attractions close to Las Palapas. On your itinerary, make room for nearby attractions like Plaza 28 De Julio Park, El Faro Lighthouse, and Xcaret Maya Ruins. Considering this resort is right on El Faro, it is particularly attractive to travelers who prefer to stay on the coast. Also, within walking distance of this location is Playa del Carmen.

One closeby area of interest from the resort is Playa del Carmen. When you seek to broaden your horizons, have a little side trip to a couple nearby towns and see what they're all about.

For more about what you'll find 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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