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

During your time in Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean, there are a number of activities you can include on your itinerary. The Royal Hideaway Playacar by Occidental can provide everything necessary to have fun and relax in their delightful coastal location. This property provides an impressive selection of recreational possibilities, which means you will have no shortage of fun activities to enjoy during your vacation.

With 6 swimming pools to choose from at Royal Hideaway Playacar by Occidental, you won't have to fight your fellow guests for a few lounge chairs in the shade. One of the bonuses is that this property is also located right next to the shore, meaning that there will be a lot of ways to play in the water throughout your stay.

Some travelers worry about finding a gym that they can use during their stay, but here they have them covered; a fitness facility is available on the grounds.


This resort is definitely a top pick of tennis players, because guests can spend some of their vacation time on the court. You will find 2 tennis courts on-site. Plus, the lighted courts here give guests the opportunity to play at night, when schedules are more relaxed. The site's tennis pro is available to give advice during your stay, no matter your skill level.

Where else can you find tennis on-property? You may want to compare Royal Hideaway Playacar by Occidental to other popular accommodations that offer this activity, like Occidental Allegro Playacar and Gala Beach Resort Playacar.


Despite the fact that Royal Hideaway Playacar by Occidental doesn't have a golf course, it's possible that you could make arrangements to play a round or two during your stay. Nearby courses are Playacar Golf Course, Iberostar Playa Paraiso Golf Club, and El Camaleon Mayakoba. All of them are within 13 and a half miles and the most nearby of the collection, Playacar Golf Course, is only a small hike off from the property, so it won't be troublesome to make stopping in for some rounds on the links. Players will find 18 challenging holes at this nearby course. This 6269 yard course has been rated a par 72. If you're considering reserving a tee time, the course can be reached at 811-52-987-306-24.


Check out the amazing dive opportunities being offered right on the beach through Pro Dive Royal Hideaway.

Travelers that enjoy a variety of watersports will have a wonderful time when they visit Royal Hideaway Playacar by Occidental. The following list details the watersports available on-site.

  • Fishing
  • Kayaking
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving
  • Watercraft
  • Wind Surfing

Family Activities

If you plan to stay at Royal Hideaway Playacar by Occidental then you'll have to leave the kids at home, as this is an adults-only property with children you will have to find another option. However, for adults who would love a vacation away from the youngsters, this property might be the perfect vacation spot.

This is an Adults only all-Inclusive resort.

Entertainment and Nightlife

One of the most anticipated activities at the accommodation is their live entertainment, which means that staying onsite for the evening can be just as fun as an expensive night of bar-hopping. Entertainment is typically hosted at least daily. Please keep in mind, the frequency may vary. If you want to learn more details, contact the resort at 52-984-873-45-00.

Although there may not be a lot of variety in what nearby properties have to offer with regards to nightlife, the option remains for your to check out some of the nightlife choices in the area around your accommodation. These options are 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 2 check
Reef Playacar 1.3 mi. South West of Downtown Playa del Carmen 5 --
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 -- --


Visitors will be able to experience unparalleled relaxation, because this destination has an on-property spa. The following list has some of the services available at the spa:

  • Facials
  • Hair Services
  • Manicures
  • Massages
  • Pedicures
  • Spa Facility

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.


Yet another pastime at this destination is shuffleboard. It's a pleasant way to spend some time outdoors.

The beauty salon on the property offers a convenient way to prep your hair and makeup for a special occasion, or fun night out.

Even though there is plenty of activities right on-location, travelers hoping to do some exploring will certainly appreciate the many exciting outdoor attractions in Mexico. Whether you would rather spend time on a sunny beach or enjoy a few rounds on the golf course, you can encounter plenty of other opportunities for recreation in the vicinity. Investigate these links to read more regarding fishing, riding a bike or scooter, sightseeing, scuba diving, snorkeling, shopping, and other activities.


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