Best Accommodations for Dining in Yucatan Peninsula

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The unique ingredients and flavors you experience on vacation can make your trip even more memorable. As you might hope, there are several decadent dining experiences awaiting you in the Yucatan Peninsula. Restaurants on every corner serve meals that are prepared using local styles, but with their own flair.

The resorts and hotels listed on this page are among the best places to stay if you anticipate trying new foods as a big part of your vacation. Some have incredible on-site dining, while some are found in neighborhoods where there's no shortage of tempting restaurants.

Best Hotels in the Yucatan Peninsula for Dining

No matter how much you plan to try local restaurants, you will likely find yourself eating many meals at your hotel. This means comparing properties by how well their dining options match your vacation style. Having meals at your hotel can save you time and sometimes money. The tempting, innovative menus are a bonus, attracting guests from other hotels as well as local residents.

The properties below are ranked based on a few factors, like how convenient they are to a range of dining choices and of course their full-scale restaurants.

Properties in The Yucatan Peninsula for Excellent Dining
Property Location Snack Bar Room Service
Blue Pearl Suites Downtown Playa del Carmen
Hacienda Maria Bonita Downtown Playa del Carmen
Mosquito Beach Hotel Club Downtown Playa del Carmen check
Blue Parrot Suites Downtown Playa del Carmen
Blue Parrot Hotel Downtown Playa del Carmen check check
Magic Blue Boutique Hotel Downtown Playa del Carmen check
Hotel Hacienda Maria Bonita Downtown Playa del Carmen
Tropical Casa Blanca Downtown Playa del Carmen
Hotel Basico Downtown Playa del Carmen check
Pueblito Luxury Condohotel Downtown Playa del Carmen
Hotel Tropical Casablanca Downtown Playa del Carmen
In Fashion Hotel Boutique Downtown Playa del Carmen check
Gran Porto Real Resort & Suites Downtown Playa del Carmen check check
Deseo Hotel & Lounge Downtown Playa del Carmen check
Hotel Encanto El Faro Downtown Playa del Carmen
Mosquito Blue Downtown Playa del Carmen check check
Hotel Eclipse Downtown Playa del Carmen
Hotel Delfin Playa Downtown Playa del Carmen
Hotel La Rana Cansada Downtown Playa del Carmen
Acanto Hotel and Condominiums Downtown Playa del Carmen
Hotel Kinbe Downtown Playa del Carmen
Hotel Aqualuna Downtown Playa del Carmen
El Tukan Condotel Downtown Playa del Carmen check check
Maya Inn Playa del Carmen Downtown Playa del Carmen
El Punto Hotel Downtown Playa del Carmen check

For the full scoop on any of the accommodations listed above, just click its name and you'll be led to a multi-page guide about each property — because after all, if you like the sound of their dining, what else is waiting to be explored?

Hotels in the Yucatan Peninsula with the Best Nearby Dining

Another factor to consider is the number of restaurants found near your hotel. Even if you love the food at your hotel, no trip would be complete without searching for a good nearby restaurant, particularly if you plan to stay for more than a few days.

Below you'll find more accommodation options, chosen as top picks for their proximity to clusters of local restaurants.

Best Properties in The Yucatan Peninsula for Off-Site Dining
Property Location
Playa Palms Beachfront Hotel Downtown Playa del Carmen
Playa Del Karma Downtown Playa del Carmen
Alhambra Hotel Downtown Playa del Carmen
Hotel Colibri Downtown Playa del Carmen
Hotel Albatros Downtown Playa del Carmen
Illusion Boutique Hotel Downtown Playa del Carmen
Caribbean Paradise Resort Downtown Playa del Carmen
Hotel Los Itzaes Downtown Playa del Carmen
Jungla Caribe Downtown Playa del Carmen
Hotel Lab Nah Downtown Playa del Carmen
Nina Hotel & Beach Club Downtown Playa del Carmen
Hotel Posada Freud Downtown Playa del Carmen
Playa Maya Downtown Playa del Carmen
Om Hotel & Lounge-bar Downtown Playa del Carmen
Hotel Las Golondrinas Downtown Playa del Carmen
Jardin de Marieta Downtown Playa del Carmen
Carmen Beach Hotel Downtown Playa del Carmen
Hotel Lunata Downtown Playa del Carmen
Carmen Inn Hotel & Suites Downtown Playa del Carmen
Hotel Barrio Latino Downtown Playa del Carmen
Royal Playa Del Carmen Downtown Playa del Carmen
Reina Roja Downtown Playa del Carmen
Fusion Beach Hotel Restaurant & Lounge Downtown Playa del Carmen
Hotel Vista Caribe Downtown Playa del Carmen
Hotel Mimi del Mar Downtown Playa del Carmen

Regardless of where you stay, keep in mind that some of the Yucatan Peninsula's best restaurants are found inside hotels, so who knows? You may have a chance to expand your palette if you eat at the hotel next door. By clicking the name of any hotel, you'll find pages filled with photos and descriptions, as well as all the food and beverage details you need to know.

 

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