Book your room at The Reef Playacar All Inclusive Beach Resort

Room type

Standard Room, Balcony, Garden View

Max Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 3 children, 2 infants)

Superior Room, Balcony, Garden View

Max Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 3 children, 2 infants)

Premium room, garden view,balcony

Max Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 3 children, 2 infants)

Beachfront resort, near Playa del Carmen

Near the Beach of Playa del Carmen

Located in Playa del Carmen, just a few steps away from the main street, the 5th Avenue, and nearby the ferry to Cozumel, 10 minutes away fromXcaret and Xplor, 45 minutes away from Tulum, and 1 hour away from Cancun.

All-Inclusive resort

Welcoming groups, couples, and families, The Reef Playacar includes meals, snacks, and drinks, use of two large pools, kids' club, fitness center, and parties and entertainment in the room rates.

Tropical forest views

Guestrooms at The Reef Playacar are in small villas connected by paths and tropical gardens. All rooms have balconies with forest views and depictions of the Mayan sun.

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The Reef Playacar All Inclusive Beach Resort

All-Inclusive Details

All-Inclusive Details

This resort is all-inclusive. Onsite food and beverages are included in the room price (some restrictions may apply).

Gratuities and taxes

Gratuities and taxes are included.

Food and beverages

  • All meals, snacks, and beverages included
  • Number or type of beverages limited at one or more venues
  • Surcharges for premium food items and bottled wine

Activities and facilities/equipment

All non-motorized water sports, land activities, and use of recreational facilities and equipment are included.

Water activities

  • Kayaking
  • Sailing
  • Snorkeling
  • Windsurfing

Land activities

  • Bicycling
  • Fitness facilities
  • Volleyball

Lessons/classes/games

  • Aerobics
  • Dancing
  • Language

Kids' club

  • Supervised activities for children between 4 and 12 years old

Entertainment

  • Onsite entertainment and activities
  • Onsite live performances

Not included

  • Airport transfers
  • Childcare
  • Laundry/dry cleaning services
  • Motorized water sports
  • Premium and/or non-domestic beverages
  • Premium food items
  • Scuba-diving certification
  • Scuba-diving excursions
  • Scuba-diving lessons
  • Snorkeling excursions
  • Spa/beauty facilities and services
  • Wireless Internet access
  • Activities and services offered by independent operators
  • Offsite tours

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

The Reef Playacar All Inclusive Beach Resort offers a full slate of organized activities around the main pool and on the beach and provides sun loungers for the beach and pool as well as beach umbrellas and towels. The property hosts nightly music and dance shows in the La Jolla theater. Guests can enjoy such activities as waterpolo matches, beach volleyball, dancing classes, and Spanish lessons.

Situated in one of the resort’s fragrant tropical gardens, the resort's full-service spa, The Spa at the Reef, uses its architectural design and treatments to mirror the beauty of its surroundings. The spa’s designers worked around the property’s existing flora to create rooms that harmonize with nature - trees even grow up and through the building. Focusing on providing the ultimate in relaxation and rejuvenation, spa therapists offer services including facials, massages, wraps and other full-body treatments. Guests can enjoy a massage in a tented cabana on the beach or in the comfort of a private, tree-lined treatment room.

High-speed wired and wireless Internet access is available in limited public areas and all rooms (surcharges apply for standard and superior rooms; WiFi is free in premium rooms).

  • Supervised childcare/activities
  • Swim-up bar
  • Gift shops or newsstand
  • Marina on site
  • Bar/lounge
  • Babysitting or childcare
  • Multilingual staff
  • Airport transportation (surcharge)
  • Total number of rooms - 196
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Children's club
  • Number of floors - 3
  • Wedding services
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Full-service spa
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Turkish bath/Hammam
  • One meeting room
  • Business center
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Luggage storage
  • Shopping on site
  • Hair salon
  • ATM/banking
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Beach sun loungers
  • Pool sun loungers
  • Beach towels
  • Free self parking
  • Conference space size (meters) - 480
  • Number of restaurants - 6
  • Conference space size (feet) - 5167
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Number of buildings/towers - 18
  • Spa services on site
  • Coffee shop or café
  • Television in lobby
  • Health club
  • Beach/pool umbrellas
  • Billiards or pool table
  • Number of outdoor pools - 2
  • Wireless Internet access - surcharge
  • Spa treatment room(s)
  • Garden
  • Poolside bar
  • Beach bar
  • Children's pool
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Family Friendly Amenities

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel
  • Outdoor pools
  • Children's pool
  • Rollaway/extra beds available
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Babysitting or childcare
  • Playground on site
  • Refrigerator
Internet

Internet

Available in some public areas: Wireless Internet access - surcharge

Parking

Parking

Free self parking

Room Amenities

Room Amenities

  • Balcony
  • Ceiling fan
  • Air conditioning
  • Cribs/infant beds available
  • Climate control
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Refrigerator
  • Hair dryer
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Iron/ironing board
  • In-room safe
  • Desk
  • Rollaway/extra beds available
  • In-room massage available
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Private bathroom
  • Satellite TV service
  • Individually furnished
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Where to Eat

Where to Eat

Chula Vista - Overlooking the Caribbean Sea, the resort's main buffet restaurant serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Dress Code: Shirt and shoes required. Guests are not allowed to be wet. Opening hours: 6:30 AM–11 AM, 12:30 PM–3 PM, 6:30 PM–10:30 PM.

Terraza Grill - Guests can dine indoors in air-conditioned comfort or on the elegant outdoor terrace of Terraza Grill, the resort's gourmet restaurant. $6 surcharge (free with superior and superior premium room). Dress code: Sandals, shorts, pool clothes, hats, and shirts without sleeves are not permitted. Open for dinner only, 6:30 PM–10:30 pm.

Botticelli - This à la carte, fine-dining restaurant with ocean views serves freshly prepared Italian dishes; air conditioning. No reservations are required; no limitations on guest visits; dress code applies.

Deli Snack Bar - Located in the pool area, close to the beach. Light meals such as pizzas, burgers, French fries, and chicken wings served from late morning until sunset; reopens for late-night service.

Ice Cream Parlor - In the midst of a natural cenote, guests enjoy any of a variety of coffees or freshly made ice creams.

La Cascada - Combines a relaxing lounge lobby bar with cozy sit-down bar and reception area.

Azul 48 - Swim-up bar with a tropical atmosphere.

La Chiquita Bar - Serves drinks until late afternoon and reopens for late night socializing.

Theatre Bar La Jolla - Open during nightly entertainment shows.

Bar Papo's - A popular evening entertainment area with international drinks, flat-screen TVs, and the sounds of live music.

Nico's Lounge Bar - Lounge bar on the beach serving premium drinks. Not included in all-inclusive rates - only included for Superior Premium Room guests.

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Nearby Things to Do

Nearby Things to Do

Guests of The Reef Playacar All Inclusive Beach Resort can stay busy with a full slate of activities including non-motorized water sports such as kayaking and windsurfing, land sports such as bicycling, and various games and contests. Kids have a chance to explore Mexican traditions through supervised activities such as traditional Mexican games and piñata time.

Staff can help arrange a variety of tours and excursions, as well as tee times at Golf Course Playacar, located across the street.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the hotel; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby
  • Skydiving nearby
  • Ecotours nearby
  • Aerobics on site
  • Bicycle rentals on site
  • Fishing on site
  • Kayaking on site
  • Parasailing on site
  • Playground on site
  • Sailing on site
  • Scuba diving on site
  • Snorkeling on site
  • Surfing/boogie boarding on site
  • Volleyball on site
  • Windsurfing on site
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Spa Services

Spa Services

The on-site spa features garden views, and offers a variety treatments, including body wraps, hydrotherapy, aromatherapy and sport massages, waxing, braiding, and nail care. A spa tub is available, and beachside massages can also be arranged. Surcharges for all services.

  • Steam room in spa
  • Number of treatment rooms 3
  • Couples treatment rooms
  • Spa tub in spa
  • Body wraps
  • Hydrotherapy treatments
  • Body scrubs
  • Massages
  • Massages on beach
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Body treatments
  • Facial treatments
Hotel Policies

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

  • The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

No elevators

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Fees

The charges below are included in your overall room price:
  • Resort fee
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.
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We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the resort prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. A resort fee is included in the total price displayed.

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