Sandos Playacar Beach Resort

Located on the glorious shores of Playa del Carmen, Sandos Playacar Beach Resort is the ultimate Caribbean vacation destination. With a wide-range of activities for all ages, numerous bars and restaurants. Sandos Playacar might be that perfect inclusive resort you have been looking for.

Those hoping to stay active should find exactly what they're looking for at this all-inclusive destination, as they'll enjoy easy access to an excellent selection of recreational activities. No matter what you're searching for, whether it's excitement in the ocean or on land, you'll be able to find it all at this oceanfront destination.

Located on the outskirts of Playa del Carmen, a mile and a half south west of the "downtown" area, Sandos Playacar Beach Resort, an all-inclusive property, is a great choice for travelers who are interested in staying in this part of the city or a nearby location.


Deluxe air-conditioned, handsomely decorated, spacious room and suites, decorated with elegant restraint of the old Mexican haciendas with their colorful tropical details.

Sandos Playacar has 244 rooms and junior suites that feature air conditioning, private bathrooms with showers, ceiling fans, satellite television, in-room safes, minibars, balconies, and telephones. The 120 junior suites are split between twelve two-story buildings; each building has a shared private swimming pool. There are a variety of room variations, including Hacienda Junior Suite, Junior Suite Jacuzzi, Superior Select Ocean Front, Sandos Suite Ocean Front, Master One Bedroom Suite, and Royal Elite Hacienda Superior.

With respect to overall quality, we've awarded this resort a rating of three and a half stars.

Look below for a listing of this property's in-room amenities.

  • Cable/Satellite TV
  • Bathrobe
  • Bath Tub
  • Double Bed
  • Safe
  • Air Conditioned
  • In-Room Jacuzzi
  • Hairdryer
  • Mini Bar
  • Ironing Board
  • Television
  • Private Bath
  • Safe Deposit Box
  • Iron
  • Coffee Maker
  • Toilet
  • Room Service
  • Telephone
  • Shower
  • King Bed
  • Terrace
  • Internet Access Port
  • Balcony

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

Activities and Amenities

Sandos Playacar has extensive facilities for guests to indulge in their favorite activities, with seven swimming pools including adult and kids pools, a fully-equipped fitness center, two tennis courts with equipment as well as lights for 24-hour play, kayaking, snorkeling, in-pool SCUBA lessons, sailing, windsurfing, billiards, table tennis, table games, a nightly disco, daily activities like aerobics and bicycle tours, kids and teen clubs, volleyball, and live shoes each night.

The innovative eco-friendly in-house spa features luxury treatment rooms with facial and body technology equipment, hydrotherapy tubs, and showers. Therapies are formulated with natural sea, mineral, and herbal ingredients like silk, spices, gold, and pearls. Hydrotherapy treatments include jet streams, Jacuzzis, foot baths, showers, saunas, and steam baths. The beauty salon also provides hand, foot, nail, and capillary treatments.

With five bars open every night for your enjoyment as well as nighttime performances at their beautiful Gran Plaza, Sandos Playacar continues the fun from the evening and all into the night.

Located on the property is a casino, so make time to start one of your evenings here when you are feeling lucky.

Open and ready for all your little munchkins every day of the week from 10:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m., the Kids Club at Sandos Playacar offers your kids a safe and fun space to have a great time. Click here to learn more.

For this property's general amenities, take a look at the list below:

  • Basketball
  • Sailing
  • Bicycling
  • Exercise Equipment
  • Kayaking
  • Wind Surfing
  • Parasailing
  • Playroom
  • Highspeed Internet
  • Parking
  • Complimentary Health Club
  • Scuba Diving
  • Boutiques
  • Snorkeling

If you're interested in something in particular, don't hesitate to contact the location since the specifics tend to change. Visit this page to see our complete article about the types of recreational opportunities that Sandos Playacar Beach Resort has to offer.


With seven on-site restaurants, guests are sure to find something that meets their culinary whims, whether that be Asian, Brazilian, Mexican on the beachfront, Mediterranean, French, or even Argentinean. There are buffets and a la carte restaurants, but know that a la carte restaurants require reservations, and the number of registrations available to each guests varies with the length of their stay.

You can choose from the Riviera Grand Buffet, Riviera Blue, Le Gourmet, Asiana,and Gourmex. All of these unique restaurants provide a yummy variety of delicious dining options throughout your stay. There are also multiple beverage venues, including pool and outdoor bars where you can quench your vacation thirst.

Outside of what's available on-location, vacationers hoping to find more culinary variety can also check out some of the other local mealtime selections. Hungry guests will encounter a small handful of restaurants nearby. It's a smart idea to get familiar with the nearby options, even though Sandos Playacar has some tasty choices of its own. To find out more about dining in this area, click here.

Guest Services

Familiarizing yourself with this property's guest services -- including the ones shown below -- are offered to help you keep your entire time in Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean easy and enjoyable.

  • Car Rental Desk
  • Barber/Beauty Shop
  • 24 Hour Front Desk
  • Laundry/Valet
  • Dry Cleaning/Laundry
  • Maid Service
  • Currency Exchange

The property also has a useful set of business amenities, ideal for professionals who are traveling to this region on business.

  • Conference Facilities


You will notice lots of attractions located near Sandos Playacar. Some of the closest attractions are Plaza 28 De Julio Park and El Faro Lighthouse. Since this resort is located directly on Playa del Carmen, this property is a great place for guests who just can't get enough sand and surf. Also in the area, within a few miles of the property, is El Faro.

The resort is located in the vicinity of Playa del Carmen, a nice destination for travelers to experience the diversity of Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean.

For more info on what's located near Sandos Playacar Beach Resort, click here.

Contact Info

Location: Paseo Xaman Ha Manzana 1 Lote 1, Playa del Carmen, Mexico

General: (800) 907-5292



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