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Most Popular Booked Playa del Carmen Hotels

Hotel Xcaret Mexico - All Parks and Tours / All Fun Inclusive $655
Hotel Xcaret Mexico - All Parks and Tours / All Fun Inclusive

Hotel Xcaret Mexico - All Parks and Tours / All Fun Inclusive

Carr. Chetumal - Puerto Juarez Km. 282, Playa del Carmen, QROO
     
    4.9
    of 5, from 26 reviews
    5.0 out of 5.0 Stars

    A full-service spa, 12 restaurants, and 10 outdoor pools are all featured at this all-inclusive property. There's fun for all ages with a free kid's club and a children's pool, and in-room childcare is an added bonus. Relax with a drink at one of the 2 poolside bars and enjoy free perks like full breakfast and valet parking.

    Fairmont Mayakoba $256
    Fairmont Mayakoba

    Fairmont Mayakoba

    Ctra Federal Cancun - Playa Del Carmen K, Playa del Carmen, QROO
       
      4.7
      of 5, from 20 reviews
      5.0 out of 5.0 Stars

      This luxury resort features a golf course, a full-service spa, and 5 restaurants. Enjoy beachfront dining and relax with sun loungers and beach umbrellas. Bring the family and enjoy the children's club, children's pool, and playground.

      Fiesta Inn Playa del Carmen $80
      Fiesta Inn Playa del Carmen

      Fiesta Inn Playa del Carmen

      Avenida 10 Esq. Con Calle 26, Playa del Carmen, QROO
         
        4.5
        of 5, from 4 reviews
        3.5 out of 5.0 Stars

        This hotel features an outdoor pool, a fitness center, and a restaurant. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the business center and free WiFi in public areas. You'll appreciate the a rooftop terrace, bar/lounge, and laundry facilities.

        Platinum Yucatan Princess Adults Only - All inclusive $268
        Platinum Yucatan Princess Adults Only - All inclusive

        Platinum Yucatan Princess Adults Only - All inclusive

        Prolongacion 5ta Avenida, Mz 20 Lote 006, Playa del Carmen, QROO
           
          4.1
          of 5, from 30 reviews
          4.5 out of 5.0 Stars

          This all-inclusive property features a full-service spa, a nightclub, and 6 restaurants. Relax beachside with beach umbrellas and cool off with a drink at the beach bar. Enjoy the 13 outdoor pools and free perks like buffet breakfast and free self parking.

          Occidental at Xcaret Destination - All Inclusive $274
          Occidental at Xcaret Destination - All Inclusive

          Occidental at Xcaret Destination - All Inclusive

          Carretera Federal 307, KM 282, Chetumal a Puerto Juarez, Xcaret, Playa del Carmen, QROO
             
            4.0
            of 5, from 271 reviews
            4.0 out of 5.0 Stars

            A full-service spa, 11 restaurants, and 5 outdoor pools are all featured at this all-inclusive property. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the business center and WiFi in public areas. Enjoy the 2 outdoor tennis courts and free perks like full breakfast and free self parking.

            Sandos Caracol Eco Resort - All Inclusive Get Rates
            Sandos Caracol Eco Resort - All Inclusive

            Sandos Caracol Eco Resort - All Inclusive

            Carretera Cancún Chetumal Km. 295, Playa del Carmen, QROO
               
              3.7
              of 5, from 95 reviews
              4.0 out of 5.0 Stars

              This all-inclusive property features free water park access, a full-service spa, and a nightclub. Spend a day at the beach snorkeling, or relax with sun loungers and beach umbrellas. There's fun for all ages with a children's pool and a waterslide, and complimentary bicycles are available on site.

              Grand Riviera Princess All Suites Resort & Spa All Inclusive $226
              Grand Riviera Princess All Suites Resort & Spa All Inclusive

              Grand Riviera Princess All Suites Resort & Spa All Inclusive

              Prolongacion 5ta Avenida, Mza 20 Lote 006, Playa del Carmen, QROO
                 
                3.7
                of 5, from 151 reviews
                4.0 out of 5.0 Stars

                A water park, 9 restaurants, and 12 outdoor pools are all featured at this all-inclusive property. Enjoy the 6 outdoor tennis courts and free perks like buffet breakfast and free self parking. Make the most of the fitness center and a rooftop terrace, and relax with drinks at one of the 9 bars/lounges.

                Thompson Playa Del Carmen - Adults Only $178
                Thompson Playa Del Carmen - Adults Only

                Thompson Playa Del Carmen - Adults Only

                5th Avenida Norte Por 12, Norte y 14 Norte, Playa del Carmen, QROO
                   
                  3.7
                  of 5, from 3 reviews
                  4.5 out of 5.0 Stars

                  A nightclub, 3 restaurants, and an outdoor pool are all featured at this luxury hotel. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the business center, free WiFi in public areas, and airport shuttle. Make the most of the 24-hour fitness center and a rooftop terrace, and relax with drinks at one of the 3 bars/lounges.

                  Playa del Carmen Activities

                  Places To Go In Playa del Carmen

                  Welcome, traveler, to Playa del Carmen. Your journey has landed you here, and new adventures are calling your name. Now that you’ve arrived, you can stay in the safety and comfort of your hotel and watch the world spin past…or you can embrace this new place you’ve come to. Learn its streets. Meet its people. Learn its history. Your hand is already on the doorknob, isn’t it?

                  Things to Do in Playa del Carmen

                  You’ll not be wanting for things to do in Playa del Carmen. Explore the downtown area in search of museums and boutiques…or that next delicious meal. What tickles your fancy? A delectable five-course supper at the restaurant you’ve been hearing about? Or perhaps you’d rather read the paper while sipping hot coffee at one of the cafes scattered throughout town. Take in a show at the theatre, or just walk along down the main thoroughfare, watching people wander past.

                  Why spend hours ruminating over what to do in Playa del Carmen? Let the possibilities wash over you as you explore this new region. Move out on foot and get to know the area on a more personal level. Find that perfect souvenir at one of the smaller shops, or reinvent your entire artistic aesthetic at your new favorite gallery.

                  Is the wind whispering suggestions in your mind? Rent a car and take it out beyond city limits and into the wild blue yonder. Explore the smaller cities and towns past the border, and get to know the stories behind them. Visit a county fair and let childhood memories wash over you as cotton candy melts in your mouth. Sample hand-made jam at a stop on a forgotten highway, or let the hustle and bustle of modern life sweep you away as you lose yourself in the organized chaos of a modern metropolis. Your choices are endless—and so are the adventures to come.

                  When you book your journey with Travelocity, you’re never far from Playa del Carmen attractions. After all, the money you save when you plan a trip with us is best spent along the way. Whether it’s the roar of the city you crave, or the quiet solitude that comes with a simpler getaway, everything you need to get started is right here.