Sandos Playacar Beach Resort & Spa

Sandos Playacar is an all-inclusive resort near Playa del Carmen in Riviera Maya, a protected region of Mayan architecture and culture including the nearby temple of Tulum. The resort features many sport, amenities and activities as well as seven restaurants all complimentary with a guest's stay here as well as a variety of accommodation options to suit different tastes and budgets.

Active travelers will have a blast at this all-inclusive resort, which offers easy access to a diverse selection of outdoor activities. Whether you're seeking excitement on land or on the water, this beach-side destination will have you covered. If you are trying to plan a sizable get-together, or are traveling as part of a group, this hospitable property makes the process a bit less of a hassle.

Located on the outer parts of Playa del Carmen, a mile and a half south west of the "downtown" area, Sandos Playacar Beach Resort & Spa, an all-inclusive complex, offers a warm welcome to travelers who want to stay in this section of the city or one of the adjacent areas.


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.

Having 364 rooms, Sandos Playacar is a very big place to stay. It's not short on space, making this resort an ideal choice for guests who prefer to stay at one of the largest properties in the area. With respect to overall quality, we've awarded this resort a 3 star rating.

Below, you can see a list of in-room amenities found at Sandos Playacar Beach Resort & Spa.

  • Coffee Maker
  • Toilet
  • Television
  • Iron
  • Safe
  • Telephone
  • Shower
  • Radio
  • Terrace
  • TV Remote Control
  • Rollaway Beds
  • AM/FM Alarm Clock
  • Hairdryer
  • Mini Bar
  • Balcony

Contact the resort for more info regarding any specific amenity, since details often vary per room.

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.

The list below shows other amenities on this property:

  • Live Entertainment
  • Outdoor Parking
  • Sports Available
  • Sailing
  • Canoeing
  • Kayaking
  • Wind Surfing
  • Exercise Gym
  • Wheel Chair Access
  • Playroom
  • Parking
  • Scuba Diving
  • Snorkeling

If you have your heart set on a particular activity, it's always best to call with questions because these details can sometimes change. To learn more about the types of activities and recreation opportunities available at Sandos Playacar Beach Resort & Spa, click here.


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.

In addition to on-site dining options, vacationers hoping for extra culinary diversity should also consider the area's other nearby dining establishments. Vacationers who stay at Sandos Playacar Beach Resort & Spa will encounter a small handful of restaurants within reach. It's helpful to pick out a few restaurants in the area that are worth trying, even though Sandos Playacar offers some tempting choices of their own. Click here for a more detailed discussion about food in this area.

Guest Services

Sandos Playacar Beach Resort & Spa offers guest services, including the ones in the following list, helping you stay on track while enjoying your stress free stay in Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean.

  • Express Check In
  • Doctor On Call
  • Barber/Beauty Shop
  • Dry Cleaning/Laundry
  • Express Check Out

Another plus is this property also has a helpful set of business amenities, which is nice for those who need to put in a few hours of work during their vacations.

  • Group Friendly
  • Meeting rooms
  • Projector
  • Business Center


Guests will encounter many interesting sites and attractions close to Sandos Playacar. Some nearby places of interest are Plaza 28 De Julio Park and Cinema. Since this resort is located on Playa del Carmen, it's an ideal setting for anyone who wants to experience the area's beautiful coastal region. You might also enjoy relaxing by the water at nearby El Faro.

The resort is in the vicinity of Playa del Carmen, a fascinating area for vacationers to explore.

To see the full article about what else is in the vicinity of Sandos Playacar Beach Resort & Spa, click here.

Contact Info

Location: Paseo Xaman-xa, Playa del Carmen, Mexico

General: +52 984 877 40 40

FAX: +52 984 873 11 69



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