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    Sandos Playacar Beach Resort

    Paseo Xaman-Ha | Manzana 1, Lote 1 Fracc.Playacar, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
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    Overview
    • Excellent53%
    • Very good32%
    • Average10%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible2%
    Travellers talk about
    “meeting point” (462 reviews)
    “riviera section” (362 reviews)
    “cupcake cafe” (278 reviews)
    Free Internet
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Beachfront
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
    Room Service
    Suites
    Poolside Bar
    Fitness centre
    Concierge
    Spa
    Wheelchair Access
    Business Centre
    Dry Cleaning
    Tennis Court
    Butler Service
    Shuttle Bus Service
    Babysitting
    Private Balcony
    4.0 Star Hotel
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    4,051 - 4,055 of 6,590 reviews

    Reviewed 23 April 2012

    I have to admit, that we have never really felt the desire for big all-inclusive resorts, but what else one can do on the Yucatan. So we browsed through all the possibilities several times, since it was high season was not really easy to find...More

    2  Thank TC_Jr
    Reviewed 22 April 2012

    3 times they stole from us, 2 times from the closed safe deposit boxes, management treated us like criminals. I don't like to write this kind of review. But I don't want others to experience the same as us during our stay in this hotel....More

    21  Thank Luc_Goossens
    Reviewed 22 April 2012

    Second time I've stayed at this resort and I can honestly say its got better! I truly do not understand how anybody can give this beautiful resort a negative review. Check in - quick, easy and helpful. Again, we where informed of the basics of...More

    1  Thank ACDcha
    Reviewed 21 April 2012

    This was our 3rd family trip to Sandos Playacar. Location of the resort is great – beautiful beach, secure location for walks or bike rides, but… Clear case of VERY BAD MANAGEMENT. We took evening flight and got to resort late. We got our room...More

    1  Thank GB12345
    Reviewed 20 April 2012

    This was our second time at the Playacar location. We usually stay at Caracol and have been very happy there as well. Our daughter loves the kids club and the staff there are just lovely and take wonderful care of her. The food was very...More

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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Beachfront
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Room Service
    • Spa
    • Breakfast included
    • Free Internet
    • Hotel Amenities
    • 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
    • Babysitting
    • Airport Transportation
    • Conference Facilities
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Tennis Court
    • Hot Tub
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$185 - US$447 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #34 Top resorts Hotel in Playa del Carmen
    • #35 Family Hotel in Playa del Carmen
    • #43 Luxury Hotel in Playa del Carmen
    • #43 Spa Hotel in Playa del Carmen
    • #46 On the Beach Hotel in Playa del Carmen
    • #53 Romantic Hotel in Playa del Carmen
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 819
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    • Playa del Carmen
    • 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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    Room Tips
    "Adults Pool area is loud (people enjoying themselves) but quiet after 18:00"
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    "building 8 overlooking pool bar. if you want a siesta, this can be interrupted by the pool games."
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    "Adult Section was so much fun!"
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    "8,000 and 9,000 rooms are further away from the beach and closer to family pool. 1,000 and 2,000 rooms put..."
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