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Waynesboro, Pennsylvania
Reviewed yesterday NEW

The resort itself is very nice. We had no problems with our rooms, they were clean and in very nice shape. The size of the resort was the problem. We stayed in the adults only area, and you can not even see it in the picture it is so far back of the picture. It is a 10 minute golf...

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Winnipeg, Canada
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The beach at Sandos Playacar is one of the nicest I have ever been to. Even though there were a lot of people it never felt crowded because the beach is so big. The resort itself was very clean with amazing food options and first class service.

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Rock Island, Illinoia
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We had an ocean front room on the ground level. At first, we didn't think we would like being at that level but it turned out perfect! Everyday we would walk out the sliding glass patio door, down the short grassy slope, across the sidewalk and we were at the area with lounge chairs and palm trees. Perfect - could...

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Derbyshire, United Kingdom
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We stayed here as a family of 3 to celebrate 10 years married. We had already had our honeymoon in the nearby Riveria Maya and thought returning to Mexico would be perfect to show our 9 year son. The hotel is absolutely stunning and all we expected. The staff are friendly and helpful and just seem to walk around with...

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Portland, Oregon
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The wife and I bought into the Santos Royal elite club on our last stay in this area. This was our first stay as a member. The stay reaffirmed why we paid for a membership. The staff is friendly(mostly), the grounds are lovely and the rooms feel like home. We enjoyed diving the nightly shows and great beach for sunning...

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West Berlin, New Jersey
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We just got back from a vacation at Sandos and we were very pleased with this resort. We traveled to Mexico with a group of 8 adults and 6 kids. We stayed in the Family Section of the resort and found this to be a wonderful location. The room was clean and fresh and the water cooler in the room...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

To start with the positive: the location, the beach (the best in the Riviera Maya), the gardens, the animal-friendly atmosphere, the kindness of staff and the food are all outstanding so overall it is an amazing experience. Reception - a disastrous display of unprofessionalism. I arrived to stay at the adults only section and should have been directed to the...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

Stayed here for 1 week with a family of 5. Resort was great. Hotel staff were so friendly and helpful. Resort was not overly busy. Plenty to do good pool and nice clean beach. Activities good and kids were entertained. Would definitely visit again.

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Santiago, Chile
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Me and my husband went for the first time to Playa del Carmen and we stayed at Sandos. It was a very good experience, the entertainment team it was awesome at the beach, every day we had different activities like soccer, volleyball, Zumba dance, etc. Good food, good facilities, good staff, gods drinks. I recommend this place 100%

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Michigan
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We stayed for 5 days. I booked this resort because it looked great for a family. We had 7 adults and teens. Overall the resort was ok. Pros: Awesome beachfront location Located in safe gated community, very walkable and small shopping area down the street Resort was overall clean and very nice grounds Variety of animals throughout the resort Standard...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
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  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Tennis Court
  • Hot Tub
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Internet
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Sandos Playacar Beach Resort & Spa is an all-Inclusive hotel in Playa del Carmen with both family and adult sections. We are ideally located on a magnificent white sandy beach in the gated community of Playacar, within walking distance to downtown Playa and Fifth Avenue. Sandos Playacar Beach Resort & Spa is located only forty-five minutes from the Cancun International Airport, and the pier serving ferries to Cozumel is a short distance from our property.Playacar is a private, master-planned community situated on the southern edge of downtown Playa del Carmen. Guests at Sandos Playacar Beach Resort & Spa enjoy this exclusive community’s impressive infrastructure, including an 18-hole golf course designed by Robert Von Hagge, the Xaman-Ha Aviary, pristine biking paths, and Mayan ruins, accessible to the public for hiking.Riviera Maya is a protected region where many remaining artifacts from the fascinating Mayan civilization can be found. Surrounded by Mayan archeological zones, such as those at Tulum, Coba, and Chicen-Itza, this Playa del Carmen hotel successfully preserves a strong sense of Mayan culture onsite, adding an authentic feel and flavor to the vacation experience in Playacar. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sandos Playacar Beach Resort

Address: Paseo Xaman-Ha | Manzana 1, Lote 1 Fracc.Playacar, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
Region: Mexico > Yucatan Peninsula > Quintana Roo > Riviera Maya > Playa del Carmen
Price Range: €193 - €436 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Sandos Playacar Beach Resort 3.5*
Number of rooms: 819
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Also Known As:
Sandos Playacar Beach Hotel
Hotel Sandos Playacar Beach
Beach Playacar Resort Sandos
Sandos Playacar Resort
Sandos Playa Del Carmen
Gala Resort Playacar
Sandos Gala Playacar
Sandos Playacar Mexico
Sandos Resort
Playacar Sandos
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#34 Top resorts Hotel in Playa del Carmen
#35 Family Hotel in Playa del Carmen
#43 Spa Hotel in Playa del Carmen
#45 On the Beach Hotel in Playa del Carmen
#53 Romantic Hotel in Playa del Carmen
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“Do not stay in the adults only section.”
 of 5 bubbles brianwJ562CX, 27 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Rooms on south side much quieter. Beachfront. Buidling with 2000 room numbers.”
  • Our view from our room - southern end of resort. Think our room was 2118.
 of 5 bubbles Kaycee0, 27 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Visit the Sandos Caracol in Playa del Carmen for the day!”
 of 5 bubbles Joey246, 27 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Royal elite in the middle of the resort, truely the best option”
 of 5 bubbles Starrynoc1, 27 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Ocean view or poolside in Building 1 or 2 will keep you close to the Beach”
 of 5 bubbles 547lauriec, 25 Feb 2017 | Read review
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