Things to See and Do While Staying at Plaza Marina Playacar

Even though guests likely won't find tons of recreational possibilities on-site at Plaza Marina Playacar, that doesn't mean there aren't a variety of other interesting things to see and do during your time in Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean.

This villa complex is backed up to the water, so the fact that it doesn't have a swimming pool is barely noticed by most guests who can enjoy a swim at the beach instead. In fact, even when staying at a property with a pool, a lot of guests spend so much time on the beaches in Mexico that they make little use of the pool during their visit. A good way to end or start your day, the whirlpool at this property is a simple, sought-after amenity.

While there's no guarantee you won't overload on Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean's delicious cuisine, Plaza Marina Playacar makes it easier to stay healthy; be sure to ask the staff how to access the workout facility available on-site.


Although Plaza Marina Playacar does not have a golf course, the on-site staff may be able to assist you in scheduling a tee time nearby. Courses nearby are El Camaleon Mayakoba, Playacar Golf Course, and Iberostar Playa Paraiso Golf Club. The lot of them are within traveling distance, and the most proximate of the collection is Playacar Golf Course. There are 18 holes at this course. This par 72 course has a total length of 6269 yards. If you're considering reserving a tee time, the course can be reached at 811-52-987-306-24.


During a visit to Mexico is the ideal time to enjoy a new recreational experience. There are several options available, so you will be sure to find an enjoyable aquatic activity, even if it's your first time. The following list names the watersports offered at Plaza Marina Playacar:

  • Boating
  • Fishing
  • Kayaking
  • Parasailing
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving
  • Watercraft
  • Water Skiing

Family Activities

Though children are welcome at Plaza Marina Playacar, this lodging doesn't offer very many family-friendly amenities. To view nearby choices great for children and adults alike, take a look at .

The property is equipped with a game room, where both kids and their parents can blow off some steam.

Entertainment and Nightlife

Travelers who seek convenient night time options may be disappointed that Plaza Marina Playacar doesn't provide live entertainment.

Furthermore, this site doesn't have a nightclub or bar on-site, but you'll still have a variety of nearby nighttime options to choose from.

Other accommodations in the area provide you with a few more places to spend the evening, such as listed in the following chart:

Accommodations near the Plaza Marina Playacar with Bars
Property Name Location Number of Bars Live Entertainment
Playacar Palace 0.6 mi. South West of Downtown Playa del Carmen 3 check
Hotel Costa del Mar Downtown Playa del Carmen 2 --
Condo Hotel Maya Pakal Downtown Playa del Carmen -- --
Xaman Ha Condos 0.6 mi. South West of Downtown Playa del Carmen -- --
Hotel Hacienda del Caribe Downtown Playa del Carmen 1 check
All Riviera Resort Downtown Playa del Carmen -- --
Hotel Mimi del Mar Downtown Playa del Carmen 1 --
Hotel Pelicano Inn Downtown Playa del Carmen -- --
Hotel Barrio Latino Downtown Playa del Carmen -- --
Hotel Vista Caribe Downtown Playa del Carmen -- --
Hotel Lunasol Downtown Playa del Carmen -- --
Fusion Beach Hotel Restaurant & Lounge Downtown Playa del Carmen 1 check


The beauty salon at Plaza Marina Playacar offers both a convenient and calming place to beautify yourself before a dressy night out.

Besides what can be found right on-location, travelers who like to explore will find many exciting things to do and see in Mexico. Regardless of whether you are looking to relax on the beach or play a round of golf, you'll encounter plenty of other recreational opportunities in the vicinity. Click these links for information with regard to riding a bike or scooter, scuba diving, fishing, shopping, snorkeling, and other activities you might enjoy.


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