Reef Playacar

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Reef Playacar

Located in the center of Playa del Carmen, Reef Playacar is surrounded by numerous boutiques, shops, restaurants, bars, and clubs. Reef Playacar offers an oasis of calm by providing warm hospitality, friendly service, quiet and comfortable guestrooms, and a range of other excellent amenities.

Active travelers should find exactly what they're looking for at this all-inclusive destination, which boasts an excellent variety of outdoor opportunities. Regardless of what you're searching for, whether it's action on the water or on land, you should find what you're looking at this coastal destination. If you are trying to plan for a special occasion, or are coming with a group, this hospitable lodging makes the process a bit less of a hassle.

Located toward the outskirts of Playa del Carmen, three quarters of a mile south west of downtown, Reef Playacar, an all-inclusive property, is a great choice for guests who are interested in basing their vacation in this part of the city or another nearby area.


Reef Playacar

There are three room types that guests can choose from when staying at The Reef Playacar. The first is the standard room. The standard room include all the in-room amenities such as air conditioning, private bathrooms, in room safes, and many others. The room also comes with full service breakfast, lunch, and dinners, domestic alcoholic beverages, and non-motorized water sports. Standard room guests will dine at the onsite Italian restaurant, Botticelli.

The second room type is the Superior Room, which includes all the features of the Standard, with the addition of a coffee maker, bathrobes, stocked mini-bars, and other amenities. Guests of the Superior Rooms will dine at either of the two a la carte restaurants, and will receive a 25% discount on all spa services.

The final room category is the Premium Room. These rooms come with all the benefits of the Superior Room, with the addition of complimentary international alcoholic drinks (except for wine), and access to the exclusive beach lounge.

The Reef Playacar is a somewhat large location with a total of 196 rooms. A long list of options and an active social scene make this generously sized resort a hit with those who want access to endless entertainment.

On the basis of ambience, style, and overall experience, Caribya! has awarded this resort a rating of three and a half stars. Read more about our Caribya! star ratings, and why they tend to be lower than ratings from Trip Advisor and other sites, by clicking here.

Below, you'll find a listing of in-room amenities offered by Reef Playacar.

  • Television
  • Telephone
  • Air Conditioned
  • Shower
  • Radio
  • Iron
  • AM/FM Alarm Clock
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access Port
  • Bath Tub
  • Mini Bar

Call ahead for more info regarding any specific amenity, if it's a high priority for you.

Activities and Amenities

Activities and Recreation at Reef Playacar

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

  • Playroom
  • Sailing
  • Exercise Equipment
  • Volleyball
  • Fishing
  • Personal Watercraft
  • Scuba Diving
  • Wi Fi Internet Access
  • Snorkeling

If you're interested in something in particular, don't hesitate to call with questions just in case availability varies. To learn more info about the specific recreational opportunities available at Reef Playacar, click here.


Dining at Reef Playacar

With several outstanding restaurants to choose from at the Reef Playacar, guests can enjoy many different cuisines including Mexican and Italian.

In addition to on-location dining options, visitors hoping to find further culinary diversity can also consider the region's other nearby mealtime choices. Those staying at Reef Playacar will encounter a limited but good selection of restaurants within traveling distance. It's a smart idea to check out the nearby restaurant options, even though The Reef Playacar does have dining of its own, including Botticelli. To find out more about dining in this area, click here.

Guest Services

Reef Playacar offers guest services, including those that are listed below, so you won't be entirely on your own during your stress free stay in Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean.

  • Tour Desk
  • Complimentary Breakfast
  • Car Rental Desk
  • Barber/Beauty Shop
  • Housekeeping

This diverse lodging option also has a helpful set of business amenities, so it's considered ideal for those who are visiting on account of business in addition to the beautiful area.

  • Conference Facilities
  • Group Friendly
  • Meeting rooms
  • Business Center


What's Near Reef Playacar

You will notice many attractions situated near The Reef Playacar. Some of these attractions include Plaza 28 De Julio Park, El Faro Lighthouse, and Xcaret Maya Ruins. Because this resort is directly on Playa del Carmen, this property is an ideal place for sun-worshippers who can't wait to hit the sand. You might also enjoy relaxing by the water at nearby El Faro.

One of the nearest notable areas to the resort is Playa del Carmen. If you want to see even more culture, food, and fun, escape for a day trip to a nearby town and some important attractions along the way.

For additional information about other destinations and attractions near the property, click here.

Contact Info

Location: Avenida Xaman-Ha Retorno Sayil, Playa del Carmen, Mexico 77710

General: (984) 873-4120



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