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 nice option for those looking for some after dinner fun, as there is a good variety of late-night spots nearby. Mamitas Lounge is one such after-hours destination, but the entire area is a place people flock to for live shows, bars, and lounges. If you are trying to organize a sizable get-together, or are traveling with a group, this helpful property makes the organizing process a bit less worrisome.

Located in Playa del Carmen, a few hundred yards northeast of downtown Playa del Carmen, Hotel Las Palapas offers a warm welcome to customers wanting to stay 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.

With 75 rooms, Las Palapas is a moderately-sized property. Their combination of the convenient features of a larger property means they are able to accommodate vacationers with unique agendas.

With respect to ambience, style, and overall experience, Caribya! has given this resort a rating of three and a half stars. Learn more about our Caribya! star ratings, and why they tend to be lower than ratings from Trip Advisor and other sites, by clicking here.

A check list of the in-room conveniences offered by Hotel Las Palapas is provided below.

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

Call the resort to request or confirm amenities, if it's particularly important to you.

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.

For general amenities on the property, check the list below:

  • 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

Just in case, it's always best to call with questions to make sure the particular activities you have in mind are available. Visit this page to navigate to our in-depth description 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.

In addition to the on-site dining, guests hoping to find further culinary diversity can also consider some of the region's other local mealtime choices. Visitors staying at Hotel Las Palapas will encounter a small handful of restaurants in the vicinity. It's worth it to decide which nearby choices your family will enjoy, despite the fact that Las Palapas offers some on-site dining, including Casa Club. Click here for a more detailed discussion about food in this area.

Guest Services

Hotel Las Palapas provides guest services, including the ones in the following list, which means you can let go of those few details and enjoy your vacation.

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

This lodging option also has a healthy list of business amenities, perfect for people who are traveling to this region on business.

  • Conference Facilities
  • Group Friendly
  • FAX


Guests will encounter a fair number of interesting sites and attractions located within a short distance of Las Palapas. Some of the closest attractions are Plaza 28 De Julio Park and El Faro Lighthouse. Considering this resort is located right on El Faro, it is particularly appealing to sun-worshippers and watersports junkies alike. Just a short walk away is another sun-drenched spot, Playa del Carmen.

One of the nearest notable areas to the resort is Playa del Carmen. If you find yourself with spare time, escape for a day trip to a neighboring town and see what they're all about.

For more info on what's located 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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