Thompson Playa del Carmen

Situated in the center of the city, Thompson Playa del Carmen is as modern and hot as one would expect from a Thompson brand hotel. Featuring a luxurious roof-top infinity pool, high-class service, and its very own beach-club, Thompson Playa del Carmen is a fine choice for any Mexican vacation. The hotel has 360 degree views so that guests can look out over the sea and the city and beyond.

Thompson can also be the perfect place for travelers looking for some after hours fun. Coco Bongo is one such entertainment possibility, but there are plenty of other options if you choose to venture out. If you're hoping to plan for some special occasion, or if you're traveling as part of a group, this helpful lodging may be just the spot.

Situated in the heart of downtown Playa del Carmen, Thompson Playa del Carmen offers a warm welcome to vacationers who are interested in staying in this neighborhood or nearby.


Thompson Playa del Carmen features eight different kinds of rooms for guests to choose from. The main room type is the Deluxe King; which has a King Bed and is appointed to contemporary furniture that will have you living in luxury, while still maintaining the Caribbean feel. The room also includes a rain-shower and views of the city. A similar room is the Luxury King which also includes a terrace with a day-bed. The Luxury two queen room features two queen beds.

Moving up is the Luxury King Top Floor, which gives you a wonderful view the city. There are also three kinds of suites available: the City View Suite, Panoramic Suite (which includes some water views), and the Thompson Suite, which is a large corner suite.

The Thompson Playa del Carmen also has a luxury hotel property called The Beach House, which offers rooms right on the beach.

Considering features on-site, style, and ambience, Caribya! has assigned this resort a rating of 4 stars. You can learn more about our Caribya! star ratings, and why they are usually lower than the ratings awarded by Trip Advisor and other sites, by clicking here.

A check list of the in-room features and amenities awaiting visitors at Thompson Playa del Carmen include:

  • Safe
  • Bathrobe
  • Air Conditioned
  • Private Bath
  • Mini Bar
  • King Bed
  • Flat Screen TV
  • Queen Bed
  • Balcony

If you want to make sure your room will have all the necessities, contact the front desk to verify availability.

Activities and Amenities

When it comes time for a drink or just to relax, head up to the roof for a casual pool-side bar that specializes in fruity drinks and classic cocktails. On Mondays, you can head to Catch at 6:00 pm and learn how to make your own drinks. ON Tuesdays at Cinco at 4:00 pm, Chef Pedro can teach you some of his secret recipes. On Wednesday at Cinco there is an intimate tasting of Chef Pedro's home cooked delicacies at 6:00 pm. Thursday at 6:00 pm guests can enjoy Yutcan peninsula's craft breweries at 6:00 pm. On Thursdays, Sip, Savor and Play happening from 10:00 pm to close on the rooftop. The rooftop also sets the scene on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays with great drinks, impressive music and fun dancing.

Also offered at the resort:

  • Wi Fi Internet Access

It's a good idea to double check in advance if you don't want any surprises upon arrival. Visit this page to view an in-depth discussion about the types of activities available at Thompson Playa del Carmen.


All three restaurants at Thompson Playa del Carmen specialize in the local flavors of the Mexican Caribbean. Expect some of the best fresh seafood and authentic Mexican flavors. However, the fine chefs at the restaurants are also skilled at a wide array of cuisines, ad you will find varied menus that range from simple fish tacos to fine dinners.

Outside of the on-location dining options, travelers hoping for further culinary diversity might also consider some of the region's other local dining choices. Those staying at Thompson Playa del Carmen will encounter a limited but good selection of restaurants in the vicinity. It's never a bad idea to decide which nearby choices your family will enjoy, even though Thompson offers on-site dining, including C-Grill. Click here for more info on the availability of food in this area.

Guest Services

This property's guest services, including the one below, may help you get the most out of your time here.

  • Concierge

Also available are some business amenities, making it a well-equipped option for any visit, whether for pleasure, business, or both.

  • Group Friendly


There are lots of attractions situated near Thompson. Some nearby places of interest are Plaza 28 De Julio Park and El Faro Lighthouse. If you want to relax and have fun at the same time, like many travelers who come to enjoy Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean's coast, your vacation just wouldn't be the same without ample time at the beach. You'll find El Faro located a few hundred yards from the resort.

The resort is located near Playa del Carmen, an interesting destination for sightseers to explore.

For additional information about what's located near the property, click here.

Contact Info

Location: Fifth Avenue, downtown Playa del Carmen, Mexico

Phone: (984) 206-4800

Secondary Phone: (855) 880-1240



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