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Exeter, California
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

Playacar Palace is a smaller resort, but very comfortable and the accommodations are perfect. We spent the week with friends (48 in total). The facility was perfect for the group to meet centrally at the pool or the buffet, but large enough that we could each do our own individual thing. The evening shows were very entertaining. The resort is...

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The highlight of our week so far has been our meal at the Japanese restaurant. Make no mistake, the staff is the best, bar none. Although the female wait staff outside on the beach and poolside far outwork the male staff. (Just saying). But we had a fantastic time tonight starting with a lovely hostess Olivia, and Walter was our...

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Williamsburg, Iowa
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Fantastic food and service. Staff made you feel so welcome. Very relaxing and fun filled week. Great location for taking boat trip to Cozumel. The pool was a nice sized with a great swim up bar. The outside grill was quick and perfect for a quick lunch. We enjoyed the friendly greeters and servers at the breakfast buffet and thought...

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Richmond, Virginia
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This is our 3rd year spending a February week at Playacar Palace and it won't be our last! From Edwin's assistance helping us plan our weeks events to Dioncio's and Perla's tireless attentiveness to our needs, we were made to feel very special all week! There is so much to do, both at the resort (thanks to Braulio and the...

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West Burlington, Iowa
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Great Location. Just wish there was more activities on the resort. Staff was great, they were always friendly and helpful. Room was great, but beds where just a little to soft. House keeping did a great job.

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Luna Pier, Michigan
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I bought an all inclusive 7 day week at ant Palace resort included was air, transfers, room, food and drink. I never complain and have stayed all over the world at many 4 and 5 star resorts. The 1500 resort credits were not what we thought. They could not be used in many cases and there was a 16% fee...

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Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

absolutely fantastic show - do not miss it - their voices made my evening!! This is our third visit to Playacar Palace, and we had never seen this show - so glad we did not miss it this year. Baraulio, Fania, and Tubalcain were great with the entertainment staff. We had dinner 3 nights in Terraza - Leonel and the...

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Dear narxan, Thank you so much for your preference for Playacar Palace and your review, we are delighted to know your experience with us has always been pleasant, our staff strives to provide the best service and create new experiences as well as developing great relationships with our guests to the point where you feel like home when returning. We...

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Great hotel! Wonderful service and super beds! Beautiful beach and crystal blue waters. Need to be able to use the credits for more options! Need to have more signage for visitors to know where to go for shopping, ferry, etc.

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Dear Pamela Ann V, Thank you very much for your wonderful comments about your experience at Playacar Palace. We are delighted to know that you enjoyed your stay with us, thanks for your comments, suggestions, rest assured they are taken into consideration, hopefully you can visit us again soon. Please don't hesitate to contact us for your next stay at...

Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

It's a over the top fabulous resort hotel place and the staffs are magnificent. Highly recommended for families to stay and very clean resort ,beach it's wonderful 2 min. Walkable from the resort and food is phenomenal and great entertainment at night time

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Dear Richard G, Thanks so much for your recommendation and impression about your recent stay at Playacar Palace, we feel tremendously thankful for your confidence and hope to have your preference again. Cordially, NL Public Relations.

Racine, Wisconsin
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The resort needs some updating which will be happening this year. Our room had a balcony but no roof over it if it rained. The pool was smaller and chairs filled up fast, so you had better get towels and put them down in the morning if you want to sit by the pool.

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Dear kimberlyannn2017, We would like to thank you for your preference for Playacar Palace and for your review, it's extremely important for us to get feedback from our guests in order to work on strategies for the improvement of our facilities and services. We appreciate your time and hope to have the opportunity to host you again. Sincerely, NL Public...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Spa
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
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  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Playacar Palace, a trendy beachfront resort located steps away from Playa del Carmen's famous 5th Avenue and the Cozumel Ferry Dock. Our all-inclusive, luxury resort features 201 appointed rooms, 3 restaurants and 4 bars. This resort is considered the perfect spot to relax during the day and enjoy the nightlife and charms of "Playa" at night. Playacar Palace is perfect for families, couples, and group getaways. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Playacar Palace

Address: Bahia del Espiritu Santo | Esq. Abraira de Arriva, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
Region: Mexico > Yucatan Peninsula > Quintana Roo > Riviera Maya > Playa del Carmen
Price Range: €454 - €754 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Playacar Palace 4*
Number of rooms: 201
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Also Known As:
Playacar Palace Hotel Playa Del Carmen
Playacar Palace Mexico
Playacar Palace Resort
Playacar Palace Riviera Maya, Mexico - Playa Del Carmen
Hotel Style:
#11 Top resorts Hotel in Playa del Carmen
#11 Romantic Hotel in Playa del Carmen
#14 Spa Hotel in Playa del Carmen
#14 Business Hotel in Playa del Carmen
#14 Luxury Hotel in Playa del Carmen
#15 Family Hotel in Playa del Carmen
#16 On the Beach Hotel in Playa del Carmen
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“Ask for a balcony otherwise you may not get one. Avoid the lobby area and Senior Frogs for a quieter room!”
 of 5 bubbles Jeannak60, 20 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Try to stay near the pools with an Ocean View”
 of 5 bubbles precista46, 17 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Oceanview, 4th floor; or, oceanfront, if membership allows.”
 of 5 bubbles romell858, 17 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Corner suites are large and have big balconies. Ocean views are beautiful.”
 of 5 bubbles , 16 Feb 2017 | Read review
“There isn't a bad room in the resort, however a balcony with seating is a nice upgrade.”
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 of 5 bubbles RobH559, 15 Feb 2017 | Read review
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