Playa del Carmen holidays offer the perfect combination of relaxation and activity. The resort is home to a beautiful white sand beach lapped by the turquoise Caribbean waters holidaymakers love. Playa del Carmen isn’t as big or as bustling as nearby Cancun, but still offers plenty of bars, restaurants and brilliant shopping. With its American grid style street layout, it’s easy to find your way around and there’s plenty to keep you busy.
Playa del Carmen is also located perfectly for those looking to venture into Cancun for a day or to explore Tulum. It makes a great base for anyone looking for a holiday in which they’ll combine blissful relaxation with a bit of exploration. Book your 2015 or 2016 holiday to Playa del Carmen today.
Thanks to Playa del Carmen’s close proximity to Tulum day trips are no problem! Take in some ancient Mayan ruins, or, why not take in an adventure on a catamaran along the coast? Surrounded by water there are a host of opportunities for diving, snorkelling and many other water based sports.
There is also the iconic 5th avenue - a true home to shopping. You can pick up any gifts for loved ones back home here or even just treat yourself. If you fancy yourself as a bit of an adrenalin junkie, then head to Xplor Adventure Park or Xcaret Park. Here you’ll be able to zip line a forest, ride amphibious vehicles and enjoy a swim in stalactite rivers. Thanks to Playa del Carmen’s healthy tourist trade you’ll be able to keep yourself entertained for the whole of your holiday.
The nearest airport is Cancun and is about an hour away
Playa del Carmen is 5 hours behind GMT
While the Mexican Peso is the currency, the US dollar is accepted almost everywhere in Playa del Carmen
Viva Wyndham Azteca
The stylish and elegant Viva Wyndham Azteca allows guests after a relaxing yet vibrant holiday to experience Caribbean charm in copious proportions. Stunningly designed, the resort boasts a privileged location on Mexico’s Yucatan Peninsula and combines lush tropical gardens surrounding an elegantly
Serene Caribbean vistas over the Riviera Maya make the Blue Bay Grand Esmeralda a perfect choice for beach lovers after that extra special break. A naturally spacious setting allows for large swimming pools to combine with the exotic surroundings, and evoke a relaxing ambience combined with stunning
A stunning all-inclusive hotel situated on the Mexico’s Riviera Maya, the Occidental Grand Xcaret is renowned for its 5-star service. Nestled within an ecological preserve, the pristine beach and stunning grounds make for a truly relaxing experience. This glamorous resort features free-form pools, w
There could be nothing better than looking out from your luxurious accommodation in this adults-only resort, and lapping up the dazzling views of the Caribbean Sea as you relax with a glass of a champagne from your decadent en suite Jacuzzi. This is just part of the appeal when you stay at the Valen
Infinitely soothing, and completely exquisite, it’s time to experience the resort of your dreams, Playacar Palace. Located near Riviera Maya’s Playa del Carmen, this is the place where all-inclusive luxury and elegance collide with all the charms of a vibrant location overlooking Cozumel Island and
Elegant and sophisticated, set on a privileged location beside the beach, Cancun's The Royal Playa del Carmen oozes charm and promotes a heightened sense of luxury. When you think Royal- imagine only the very best, an air of the elite and extra-special services and treatments reflecting this; The R
An idyllic location on a picturesque stretch of beach in Playa del Carmen sits the exclusive 5-star Gran Porto Real, just steps away from the shops and nightlife. This all-inclusive resort sets the bar for 5-star experiences and lavishly defines the basis for a truly unforgettable break.