Things to See and Do While Staying at Royal Hideaway Playacar by Occidental

Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean offers guests no shortage of exciting recreational possibilities, especially for those who are staying at a beachside property like this one. Royal Hideaway Playacar by Occidental is perfect for guests who want several on-site options and to have their choice of multiple activities.

Considering the resort has a total of 4 pools on-site, you shouldn't have any problem locating a shady place to sit by the water. One of the bonuses is that this accommodation is located adjacent to the beach, meaning that there will be a lot of ways to spend time in the water during your stay. If you're not fond of swimming, the site's whirlpool provides a different way to enjoy the water.

Tennis

This resort is a perfect fit for tennis fanatics, considering those staying here can enjoy a match during their vacations using the on-site facilities. There are 2 tennis courts on-site. Plus, the courts here are equipped with lighting so you'll never have to cut your match short.

Searching for more spots like this one? You can browse other hotels in the area that also have courts, including Occidental Allegro Playacar and Gala Beach Resort Playacar.

Golf

Even though Royal Hideaway Playacar by Occidental doesn't feature a golf course, the on-site staff may be able to assist you in scheduling a tee time nearby. Golf courses in this area include Iberostar Playa Paraiso Golf Club, El Camaleon Mayakoba, and Playacar Golf Course. All of them are within 13 and a half miles and the most nearby of the group, Playacar Golf Course, is only a quick distance away from the property, so it won't be trouble to plan on heading over for a few rounds of golf. Players will find 18 challenging holes at this nearby course. It's a par 72 course, and is 6269 yards long. For those who would like to find out more information, contact the course at 811-52-987-306-24.

Watersports

Pure indulgence begins at the Royal Hideaway Spa. Guests can simply let their cares drift away in the tropical trade winds while they experience the resort's state-of-the-art spa facilities and rejuvenating treatments, available for an additional fee. Resort guests will experience a variety of treatments and pleasures at The Royal Hideaway Spa featuring Phytomer, Redken and OPI products

A trip to Mexico can be the perfect opportunity to try your hand at a new recreational sport. The property offers several options, so you're sure to find an aquatic activity to enjoy, regardless of your style. The following list shows the watersports offered at Royal Hideaway Playacar by Occidental:

  • Boating
  • Fishing
  • Parasailing
  • Scuba Diving
  • Snorkeling
  • Surfing
  • Watercraft
  • Water Skiing

Family Activities

Royal Hideaway Playacar by Occidental encourages families to stay with them, even if you might not come across a wide selection of amenities designed for children. If it is important that you find somewhere to lodge at with more features that help make your vacation even more family-centric, check out .

The site has a game room, where both kids and grown-ups can pass hours of downtime.

Entertainment and Nightlife

One of the best amenities here is its schedule of live entertainment, so even when visitors stay "in" for the night the excitement can come to them.

Another nice thing about this spot is their multiple bars, so guests can visit a different setting every night without leaving the property.

Although the accommodations nearby yours do not have the highest ratings with regards to nightlife, you will find more options than are offered onsite in the following table:

Accommodations near the Royal Hideaway Playacar by Occidental with Bars
Property Name Location Number of Bars Live Entertainment
Hotel Riu Playacar 1.8 mi. South West of Downtown Playa del Carmen 2 check
Occidental Allegro Playacar 1.6 mi. South West of Downtown Playa del Carmen 5 check
Hotel Riu Palace Mexico 1.9 mi. South West of Downtown Playa del Carmen 2 --
Hotel Riu Palace Riviera Maya 1.4 mi. South West of Downtown Playa del Carmen 2 check
ClubHotel Riu Tequila 1.9 mi. South West of Downtown Playa del Carmen 5 check
Hotel Riu Yucatan 2.0 mi. South West of Downtown Playa del Carmen 3 check
Riu Lupita All Inclusive 1.7 mi. South West of Downtown Playa del Carmen -- --
Reef Playacar 1.3 mi. South West of Downtown Playa del Carmen 5 check
Condo Hotel Paseo Del Sol 1.3 mi. South West of Downtown Playa del Carmen -- --
Iberostar Quetzal Playa del Carmen, Southwestern part of Playa Del Carmen 4 check
Iberostar Tucan Playa del Carmen, Southwestern part of Playa Del Carmen 5 check
Hacienda Vista Real 1.2 mi. South West of Downtown Playa del Carmen -- --

At the on-site casino you may want to test your luck with a few games of chance.

Spa

Not every property in Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean can boast a spa as one of their amenities, but Royal Hideaway Playacar by Occidental is one of the wonderful properties that is able and excited to offer its guests a nearby place where they can release tension and renew their bodies. The following list shows some of the available spa services:

  • Facials
  • Massages
  • Sauna
  • Spa Facility
  • Steam Room
  • Whirlpool

Other

The staff can also arrange horseback riding. This pastime is very popular with visitors, especially since Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean provides such a beautiful backdrop.

Another pastime to consider during your stay is shuffleboard. It's a pleasant way to spend some time outdoors.

Try your hand at croquet at the grass court. Although this game is difficult to fully master, it's a fun afternoon activity for beginners and pros alike.

The beauty salon offers a convenient way to beautify yourself before a night out.

In addition to all the activities available on-site, travelers who want to do some exploring will certainly appreciate the many interesting things to do and sites to see in Mexico. Whether you are looking to lay out on a sunny beach or play a round of golf, you can find lots of other recreational opportunities in the region. Click on these pages to learn more about fishing, riding a bike or scooter, sightseeing, scuba diving, snorkeling, shopping, and other activities.

 

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