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.

Visitors hoping to stay active will be kept plenty busy at this all-inclusive resort, as they'll encounter an ever-expanding array of outdoor opportunities. Whether you're looking for excitement in the ocean or on land, you'll be able to find it all at this oceanfront destination.

Located toward the outskirts of Playa del Carmen, a mile and a half south west of the "downtown" area, Sandos Playacar Beach Resort, an all-inclusive complex, happily welcomes tourists who want to stay in this part of the city or another nearby area.


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.

This resort has earned a three and a half star rating from Caribya! after considering ambience, style, public spaces and furnishings. Read more about our Caribya! star ratings, and why they tend to be lower than the ratings awarded by Trip Advisor and other sites, by clicking here.

A listing of the in-room amenities available for visitors at Sandos Playacar Beach Resort include:

  • 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

If you desire a certain amenity for your stay, you can contact the resort by phone to verify it's available in the room you are reserving.

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.

There is a casino on-site, so be sure to browse their selection of games if you are in the mood to play.

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.

To view general amenities on the property, check the list below:

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

Just in case, it's a good idea to double check with the property to make sure the particular activities you have in mind are available. To learn more details about the types of activities that Sandos Playacar Beach Resort has to offer, 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.

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.

Besides the on-site dining, guests looking to find extra culinary diversity may also be interested in some of the region's other nearby dining establishments. Guests looking for a bite to eat will find a small handful of restaurants within reach of these accommodations. It can be helpful to find out if there are suitable options in the area, even though Sandos Playacar has dining on-site. To find out more about this area's dining, click here.

Guest Services

Sandos Playacar Beach Resort offers many guest services, including the ones listed below, so you can depend on these few extras during your time on the property.

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

This lodging also has a useful set of business amenities, perfect for people who are traveling to this region on business.

  • Conference Facilities


There are many interesting sites and attractions located within a short distance of Sandos Playacar. Some of these attractions include Plaza 28 De Julio Park, El Faro Lighthouse, and Xcaret Maya Ruins. Since this resort is directly on Playa del Carmen, it's the perfect spot 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 located near Playa del Carmen, a pleasant destination for sightseers to explore.

To see the full article about other destinations and attractions 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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