Playa del Carmen hotels

Playa del Carmen hotels

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Low Season September
High Season February
  Average price (weeknight): C$ 372
  Average price (weekend night): C$ 316

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Top tips for finding the perfect Playa del Carmen hotel

If you’re visiting Playa del Carmen for a relaxing getaway, consider staying in the Playacar area, where luxury resorts abound.
Riu Palace Riviera Maya is a 5-star hotel with a spectacular swimming pool, situated directly on the beautiful beach of Playacar.
Playa del Carmen features many all-inclusive resorts, a great option for families and travelers wishing to pay for everything up front.
The Paradisus La Esmeralda is a popular all-inclusive resort that features over 10 different dining options and a private beach.
Further up the coast, Iberostar Paraiso Lindo offers an impressive experience and features an on-site golf course and thatched-roofed Palapa huts.
Downtown Playa del Carmen is the place to be for the city’s best nightlife. Book a hotel like the stylish Fiesta Inn Playa del Carmen to be near great bars and restaurants
Playa del Carmen’s boutique hotel offer a more personal experience in contrast to the big resort hotels. The Maya Bric Hotel and Be Playa Hotel are charming, affordable choices.
Avoid the hefty taxi fare to the airport and book a hotel that offers an airport shuttle. The Mahekal Beach Resort and the Sunset Fishermen Spa & Resort are two good options.

FAQs when booking a hotel in Playa del Carmen

How much is a cheap hotel in Playa del Carmen?
KAYAK users have found double rooms in Playa del Carmen for as cheap as C$ 9 in the last 3 days. The average price is C$ 221.
How much is a hotel in Playa del Carmen for tonight?
In the last 72 hours, users have found Playa del Carmen hotels for tonight for as low as C$ 15. Users have also found 3-star hotels from C$ 21 and 4-star hotels from C$ 41.
Which are the most popular Playa del Carmen neighborhoods to stay in?
For more information about Playa del Carmen's different neighborhoods, check out our Playa del Carmen's City Guide.
How can I find hotels near me?
Take a look at our extensive hotel Heatmaps to find the best hotels near you.
What hotels in Playa del Carmen are recommended for couples?
If you are traveling with your significant other, consider staying at an adults-only hotel. The Royal Hideaway is a luxury choice that has six different outdoor pools and onsite spa services. The La Tortuga Hotel & Spa is a more affordable option that is just a six-minute walk from the beach. With its rooftop bar, the beachfront Carmen Hotel is another romantic choice.
Are there hotels in Playa del Carmen with private pools?
To experience an especially private vacation, some hotels offer private pools with certain high-end suites. The Royal Playa del Carmen is a 5-star, all-inclusive hotel that offers the option of booking a room with a private pool, meanwhile, The El Dorado offers swim-up suites that give guests access to a lazy river directly from their private terrace.
What are the best hotels in Playa del Carmen for families?
The Grand Hyatt Playa del Carmen Resort is a great option, as it provides guests with access to the beach, multiple swimming pools and Jacuzzis. Another option is The Panama Jack Resort, a 5-star hotel that keeps the little ones entertained at the Camp Jack Kids Club.
What are some good beachfront hotels in Playa del Carmen?
Myriad hotels are located directly on the beach in Playa del Carmen. One affordable option is the Playa Palms Beach Hotel, which features kitchenettes, hammocks, and terraces with views of the Caribbean Sea. For a great party scene check out the Carmen Hotel - Adults Only. Meanwhile, Thompson Beach House offers upscale amenities and sophisticated design.

Where to stay in Playa del Carmen?

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Best Playa del Carmen hotels

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Barceló Maya Tropical - Playa del Carmen - Bedroom
9.7 Excellent (7,733 reviews)
C$ 387+
Rosewood Mayakoba - Playa del Carmen - Building
9.7 Excellent (2,436 reviews)
C$ 1829+
Grand Velas Riviera Maya - Playa del Carmen - Building
9.6 Excellent (1,942 reviews)
C$ 1083+
Newport House Playa Boutique Hotel - Playa del Carmen - Building
9.6 Excellent (345 reviews)
C$ 204+
Banyan Tree Mayakoba - Playa del Carmen - Building
9.5 Excellent (679 reviews)
C$ 1155+
Hotel Xcaret Casa Viento - Playa del Carmen - Building
9.5 Excellent (609 reviews)
C$ 810+
Barceló Maya Colonial - Playa del Carmen - Bedroom
9.4 Excellent (6,057 reviews)
C$ 376+
Andaz Mayakoba Resort Riviera Maya - Playa del Carmen - Building
9.4 Excellent (623 reviews)
C$ 573+
Valentin Imperial Maya - Adults Only - Playa del Carmen - Building
9.3 Excellent (2,717 reviews)
C$ 534+
Iberostar Paraiso Lindo - Playa del Carmen - Bedroom
9.2 Excellent (3,323 reviews)
C$ 411+
Riu Palace Mexico - Playa del Carmen - Bedroom
9.2 Excellent (1,771 reviews)
C$ 419+
Iberostar Paraiso Maya - Playa del Carmen - Building
9.2 Excellent (1,145 reviews)
C$ 503+
Belmond Maroma Resort & Spa - Playa del Carmen - Building
9.2 Excellent (298 reviews)
C$ 1075+
Royal Service at Paradisus La Perla - Playa del Carmen - Bedroom
9.3 Excellent (104 reviews)
C$ 627+
Fairmont Mayakoba - Playa del Carmen - Building
9.1 Excellent (5,025 reviews)
C$ 554+

Best Playa del Carmen hotels near Playa principal de Playa del Carmen

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Hilton Playa Del Carmen Adult Only Resort - Playa del Carmen - Building
9.3 Excellent (500 reviews)
C$ 490+
Thompson Playa del Carmen - Playa del Carmen - Bedroom
9.1 Excellent (368 reviews)
C$ 428+
Grand Hyatt Playa del Carmen Resort - Playa del Carmen - Building
9.0 Excellent (2,214 reviews)
C$ 406+
Mahekal Beach Resort - Playa del Carmen - Building
8.9 Excellent (3,022 reviews)
C$ 416+