Playacar Palace

Playacar Palace is a beachfront resort near the hub of Palya del Carmen's Fifth Avenue. The hotel is amenity-rich, with extras that guests are sure to love like watersports, golf, nightly entertainment, and gourmet restaurants.

Guests will stay in luxury since each of the 208 rooms and suites feature extraordinary amenities including Jacuzzis and LCD television. Playacar Palace is great for everything from romantic getaways to a more luxurious family vacation.

This all-inclusive resort is a good choice for guests hoping to let loose a bit, since there is a pretty nice selection of late-night venues to pick from. This beachfront destination features live shows on a varying basis, and there are some bars on-site you can visit after dinner. If you're hoping to plan a sizable get-together, or if you're coming with a group, this helpful lodging might be just the place.

Situated about a hundred yards south west of downtown Playa del Carmen, Playacar Palace, an all-inclusive complex, is a great choice for tourists who are interested in basing their vacation in this part of the city or an adjacent neighborhood.


Guestrooms at Playacar Palace are incredibly luxurious, no matter what room a guest books. Most of the rooms include a private balcony with an ocean view, and all of them include decadence like a two-person Jacuzzi, an LCD satellite television, a minibar with liquor dispenser, and stylish, luxurious décor. All rooms also include controllable air conditioning, Wi-Fi, direct dial telephone, alarm clock, coffeemaker, and more.

With a total of 208 rooms, Playacar Palace is a rather pretty big location. Abundant features and an exciting social scene make this expansive resort a hit with guests who want an exciting, rather than quiet, vacation. This resort has been awarded a 4 star rating, considering its service, amenities, and overall quality.

An overview of the in-room amenities available at Playacar Palace include:

  • Coffee Maker
  • Toilet
  • Television
  • Room Service
  • Complimentary Local Telephone Calls
  • Private Bath
  • Cable/Satellite TV
  • Telephone
  • Shower
  • Temperature Control
  • Balcony
  • Radio
  • Terrace
  • TV Remote Control
  • Cribs Available
  • AM/FM Alarm Clock
  • Hairdryer
  • Bath Tub
  • Mini Bar
  • Non-Smoking Rooms

Call the property if you need particular amenities, if it's particularly important to you.

Activities and Amenities

The list of complimentary amenities at Playacar Palace is quite impressive, including an outdoor swimming pool with a kids section and swim-up bar, SCUBA diving demonstration, solarium, fitness center, nearby tennis court, non-motorized watersports, giant chess, table games, daily activities, a kids club for children between four and twelve, nightly shows or theme parties, karaoke, contests, and transportation to Playacar Spa & Golf Club, Moon Palace, Wet n' Wild water park, and other resorts in the hotel zone. For extra fees, guests can also enjoy golf packages, spa facilities, a beauty salon, shopping at the golf club pro-shop, and tours outside of the hotel like exploring Mayan ruins.

The list below identifies some other amenities on-site:

  • Live Entertainment
  • Complimentary Parking
  • Sports Available
  • Solarium
  • Outdoor Parking
  • Exercise Gym
  • Parking
  • Wheel Chair Access
  • Gift Shop
  • Highspeed Internet
  • Valet Parking
  • Scuba Diving
  • Boutiques

If you're still not sure exactly what to expect, it's a good idea to double check with the property because these details can sometimes change. To see our in-depth article about the types of recreation and activities that Playacar Palace offers, click here.


The restaurants of Playacar Palace serve fine meals made with only the best local and imported ingredients without reservations. The restaurants also couple this delicious fare with excellent cocktails, domestic and imported liquors, and highly-rated wines.

All of this is covered under Playacar Palace's Signature Inclusive Luxuries. The hotel's lounges and snack bars also provide lighter food, tasty treats, and gourmet coffee, tea, and other beverages.

In addition to the dining options on-site, those hoping to find extra culinary variety can also check out the area's other nearby eateries. Visitors staying at Playacar Palace will find a few solid places to eat within traveling distance. It can be a time-saver to pick out a few restaurants in the area that are worth trying, though Playacar Palace provides dining of its own. Click here for a more detailed discussion about food in this area.

Guest Services

Playacar Palace provides a large number of guest services, including the ones that are listed below, so you can depend on these few extras during your stress free stay in Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean.

  • Express Check In
  • Complimentary Parking
  • Car Rental Desk
  • Barber/Beauty Shop
  • Express Check Out
  • 24 Hour Front Desk
  • Tour Desk
  • Concierge
  • 24 Hour Security
  • Laundry/Valet
  • Valet Parking
  • Security
  • Fitness Center Off-Site
  • Porters
  • Doctor On Call
  • Currency Exchange

There's also some business amenities, which could be ideal for any visit, and especially for those attending mainly on business matters.

  • Conference Facilities
  • Group Friendly


Guests will encounter lots of interesting sites and attractions located within a short distance of Playacar Palace. The nearest include Plaza 28 De Julio Park, El Faro Lighthouse, and Xcaret Maya Ruins. Because this resort is directly on Playa del Carmen, it's a perfect fit for guests who just can't get enough sand and surf. You may also like nearby El Faro, found within walking distance of the property.

Among the closest notable areas to the resort is Playa del Carmen. For a fun way to fill your day, escape for a day trip to a neighboring city to gain some perspective on the country.

If you'd like to learn more about what else is near the property, click here.

Contact Info

Location: Fraccionamiento Playacar at Km 62.5, Playa del Carmen, Mexico

General: (984) 873-4960

Fax: (984) 873-4961



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