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 never run out of things to do at this all-inclusive resort, which has an ever-expanding array of outdoor opportunities. Regardless of whether you're looking for activities on the water or on land, this beachfront location has got it all. If you are trying to plan for some special occasion, or are coming with a group, this group-friendly lodging might be just the spot.

Situated on the outskirts of Playa del Carmen, a mile and a half south west of the downtown area, Sandos Playacar Beach Resort & Spa, an all-inclusive property, happily welcomes visitors wanting to stay in and around this part of the city.


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 quite a expansive place to stay. With size comes diversity of options, making this resort a perfect choice for travelers who want to spend their vacations at a large scale complex. This resort has been awarded a rating of 3 stars, for a number of reasons, including on-site features and overall experience.

Below, you'll find 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

If you desire a certain amenity for your stay, mention this when you contact the front desk or reservation service.

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.

To view this location's general amenities, take a look at the list below:

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

Just in case, it's a good idea to call ahead of time if you want to know exactly what to expect upon arrival. To see more information about the specific activities and recreation opportunities that Sandos Playacar Beach Resort & Spa offers, 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.

Outside of what is available on-site, travelers looking to find further culinary diversity should also take into account some of the other nearby dining choices. Guests here will find a limited but good selection of restaurants in the vicinity. It can be a time-saver to pick out a few restaurants in the area that are worth trying, despite the fact that Sandos Playacar offers some some tasty choices of its own. Click here for more information on this area's dining choices.

Guest Services

Sandos Playacar Beach Resort & Spa offers guest services, including those in the list below, helping everything come together during your relaxing trip to Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean.

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

Some may want to consider that this property also has a handy set of business amenities, so it's considered ideal for those who have come here for business or pleasure, or both.

  • Group Friendly
  • Meeting rooms
  • Projector
  • Business Center


Guests will encounter many attractions situated near Sandos Playacar. Some of the closest attractions are Plaza 28 De Julio Park, El Faro Lighthouse, and Xcaret Maya Ruins. Because this resort is located on Playa del Carmen, it's an ideal vacation spot for travelers who look forward to frequent trips to the water. For a change of setting, you can also visit nearby El Faro.

The resort is located near Playa del Carmen, a nice destination for tourists to explore.

If you'd like to learn more about other destinations and attractions near Sandos Playacar Beach Resort & Spa, click here.

Contact Info

Location: Paseo Xaman-xa, Playa del Carmen, Mexico 77710

General: +52 984 877 40 40

FAX: +52 984 873 11 69



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