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London, Canada
Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

Had everything we needed. Beautiful landscaping and trees. Very pretty at night. Love the Eco jungle feel. Perfect for 4 ladies looking for fun and relaxation. The shows were better quality then the last 2 all inclusives I've been to.

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Vancouver
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There are so many mixed reviews for this place. All I can say is that it might not be perfect, but it was perfect for us. For context, this is the 5th all inclusive resort I've stayed at, and I stayed in the standard beach room, with a blue (lowest tier) bracelet. The beach - All of Playacar is fabulous,...

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San Juan, Puerto Rico
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We were 4 rooms, and our arrival wasn't good. We got to the Hotel exhausted at midnight and the check-in process was extremely slow. It took over 40 minutes and after a 10 hour flight time with a 2 year old, that feels like 2 hours. We had requested a head of time a crib and mentioned it at check-in....

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St. Catharines, Canada
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We thoroughly enjoyed our vacation March 2 to 9 at Sandos Playacar! It was our first all-inclusive vacation as a couple, and even though we were not celebrating anything in particular, we were given "gold tablecloth" treatment from day one! The weather was wonderfully warm! We did get caught in a few rain showers early in the trip, but they...

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2Thank Cenote17
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Overall a very good family vacation experience. Nicely organized amenities for all to enjoy. Pool, beach, friendly staff. cupcake cafe. SPECIAL NOTE: great restaurants - Asiana (server Gloria!!) High quality service and food.

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Thank Rick F
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Just got back from a fantastic week here. Pure bliss. Festival Buffet is awesome, you can go vegetarian, raw, or enjoy every meat and carb you can think of. The French and Italian restaurants are fabulous - they are places I'd go to in a hot second if they were near me. The rooms were just fair, but the showers...

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New Brunswick, Canada
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Have been back home for a week with time to reflect. This resort is beautiful with loads of green space and wild life- you'll see an iguana, peacock, monkeys, bats, agouti, coati, lizards, grasshoppers the size of your hand, birds, and resident cats ( check out cat cafe beside the family section. You'll enjoy nice strolls through the grounds down...

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Sandos_Playacar, Director General at Sandos Playacar Beach Resort, responded to this review

Dear guest, While extending you a warm regard, I would like to thank you for taking part of your time to share this review with readers of this internet site. We are glad to see that regardless of some observations you made, you had great memories, a wonderful time and loved the property and the beach. I would like to...

Markham, Canada
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Just returned from a trip to Sandos Playacar Beach resort March 12. An awesome family resort, great entertainment and the food was plentiful fresh and tasty. We stayed in one of the haciendas as part of our royal elite package. The hacienda was brilliant with our own private pool and hot tub (shared with 7 other units). The other units...

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Sandos_Playacar, Director General at Sandos Playacar Beach Resort, responded to this review

Dear guest, While extending you a warm regard, I would like to thank you deeply for the nice review you have posted regarding your recent stay with us at Sandos Playacar Beach Resort. We are very happy to see that you and your family had a great time in our hotel and enjoyed the food, shows, beach and particularly the...

Overland Park, Kansas
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We just returned home from a trip to Sandos - Playacar Resort. We arrived on Saturday, March 11, and returned home to Kansas on March 17. We traveled with a large group of high school seniors and their parents. We were picked up from he airport in a large coach bus and traveled the hour to the resort. Upon arrival,...

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Sandos_Playacar, Director General at Sandos Playacar Beach Resort, responded to this review

Dear guest, While extending you a warm regard, I would like to thank you deeply for the nice review you have posted regarding your recent stay with us at Sandos Playacar Beach Resort. We are very happy to see that you and your family as well as the rest of the group traveling with you, had a great time in...

Dallas
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

My fiancée and I had the pleasure of having our wedding here last weekend. We'd stayed here twice before and we're always very pleased, but they completely exceeded our expectations with the wedding weekend, ceremony, and reception. We were able to be married at sunset on the beach, with a reception (and dance party) to follow on the beach during...

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Dear guest, While extending you a warm regard, I would like to thank you immensely for your preference and selection and the time you have invested to complete this beautiful review regarding your recent stay at Sandos Playacar Beach Resort. We are glad to know that you had a great time and your wedding celebration went as planned and you,...

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Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Tennis Court
  • Hot Tub
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  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Internet
Services
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Babysitting
  • Airport Transportation
  • Conference Facilities
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: $263 - $552 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Sandos Playacar Beach Resort 4*
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
Hotel Style:
#33 Top resorts Hotel in Playa del Carmen
#35 Family Hotel in Playa del Carmen
#42 Luxury Hotel in Playa del Carmen
#43 Spa Hotel in Playa del Carmen
#44 On the Beach Hotel in Playa del Carmen
#53 Romantic Hotel in Playa del Carmen
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“Basic family rooms near main pool very very convenient. Upgrade not necessary”
 of 5 bubbles 316rickf, 20 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Family section”
 of 5 bubbles dawng506, 19 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Join Royal Elite. The huciendas are worth it alone. We joined for the 1 week release every 2 years and are very satisfied.”
 of 5 bubbles rawliciousm, 19 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Room located in Building #1 offer views of the monkeys!! :)”
 of 5 bubbles Manford4, 18 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Ask and they will do their best to accommodate.”
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