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Sandos Playacar Beach Resort

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13/06/2017 14/06/2017
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Reviewed 11 December 2011

I don't write a ton of reviews though we have been to the region multiple times (20+) and rarely stay at the same hotel. I wanted to do a review of the Sandos because they seem to be all over the place and I wanted to add my two cents. First of all, Sandos is not a 5 start hotel,...

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18Thank CY9395
Hinesburg, Vermont
Reviewed 10 December 2011

Just got back today and wanted to share some comments. GO if you have kids. They'll love it and so will you. 3 Ping pong and 3 pool tables, 4 video screens for gamers, giant chess board, beach volleyball, bocce on the beach, kayaks, hobie cats and snorkle gear. Games by the pools and a very kid friendly atmosphere. The...

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4Thank leehem
Denver, Colorado
Reviewed 10 December 2011

The Riveria rooms are a 5 star but the rest of the Resort is a 4 star. The one main buffet is huge and the food is average, not much diversity. Need more dining options and the restaurants that are available are not worth eating in. Most of the restaurants are similiar to a dining hall. Too many families for...

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2Thank wendy0608
Yarmouth, Canada
Reviewed 9 December 2011

We have been to Sandos Playacar twice in the past 2 years. The first year it was just my wife and I, the second year it was with my son, his wife and 2 children. Both years we stayed in the Riveria section which is a 5-7 minute walk to the beach but upon arrival at the beach it is...

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5Thank baink1
Green Bay, WI
Reviewed 9 December 2011

Our extended family (nine total, ages 2 to 60) spent 7 days at Sandos in three rooms in the Hacienda section of the resort. We chose the resort based on perceived notions pertaining to: child friendly, quality of beach, number of restaurants, and financial value. The resort met all of our expectations and we were very pleased with our choice....

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1Thank DePere
Orange Beach, Alabama
Reviewed 8 December 2011

pwcmantana sums up pretty well. We have been to the hotel many times, as well as 6 others in Mexico and a few other countries. We stay on the beach end, and like that the best, but we always meet other guests, who prefer the riviera. We come back here because they treat us really well. I thought the buffets...

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5Thank TerryLyndaF
Kelowna, British Columbia, Canada
Reviewed 7 December 2011

I have been to Mexico many times and never had any problems before this. When we arrived we were given the wrong rooms, not the ocean side we were promised. Our "view" was a wall. It took 2 days to move to the ocean rooms during which time we had to take the shuttle to the beach which meant waiting...

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3Thank Donna M
Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 7 December 2011

I liked the Sandos, but I can't in good conscience give it four stars and say it was "very good", it was pretty much just good. There's so many things that the hotel can do to improve and actually be a 4 star, but right now they're not doing it. I'll preface this by saying I typically stay at the...

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3Thank mmb79
Glendive, Montana
Reviewed 5 December 2011

My wife and I have just returned from a wonderful week's stay at Sandos. This was our first time at an all inclusive resort. I don't think we could have asked for better service or accomodations. We had a beach front room, not more that fifteen feet from the beach. The room was, as mentioned by several other visitors, a...

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6Thank pwcmontana
Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 4 December 2011

Stayed the week of Thanksgiving. My family and I had a great stay. The staff was beyond exceptional. If I could hire people that did their jobs as well as these folks, I would be at the top of any JD Powers survey! Everything as far as service goes was top notch. The employees were great. For the amount of...

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  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
  • Free Internet
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  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Spa
  • Tennis Court
  • Hot Tub
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
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  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Breakfast included
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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: $258 - $531 (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
#41 Luxury Hotel in Playa del Carmen
#42 Spa Hotel in Playa del Carmen
#45 On the Beach Hotel in Playa del Carmen
#53 Romantic Hotel in Playa del Carmen
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“Adults only area, pool views are great”
PhilV66, 27 May 2017 | Read review
“If you are in the adult section, request that you be put in a building close to the main lobby.”
Francine1224, 24 May 2017 | Read review
“They have an adults only area of the hotel, nice.”
FDfoodie, 24 May 2017 | Read review
“The ocean front rooms are older, but if you must have an ocean view you won't be disappointed.”
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