Book your room at Mahekal Beach Resort
Room, Garden ViewMax Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 3 children, 2 infants)
Room, Garden View (Palapa)Max Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 3 children, 2 infants)
Room, Ocean ViewMax Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 3 children, 2 infants)
Get an overview of this hotelNewly renovated, seaside resort with Palapa style rooms just steps from the festive Quinta Avenida in the heart of Playa del Carmen
5 minutes to Fifth Avenue
Mahekal Beach Resort sits on white sand along the turquoise Caribbean Sea. It’s a 5-minute walk to the boutiques and shopping malls of Quinta Avenida (Fifth Avenue) and a short drive to whitewashed Nuestra Señora del Carmen church. Golfers can drive 20 minutes to Playa Paraiso club.
Hammock by the pool
Guests can wake up to a free breakfast before relaxing in the infinity, beachfront pool before moving to a poolside hammock shaded by palm trees or enjoying cocktails by the fire pit. This laid back resort has a Bohemian vibe that is both chic and tranquil. Experience Mahekal and see why our guests return year after year.
Breezy rooms by the beach
Under traditional thatched-roof palapas, guestrooms are bright and airy, with garden and sea views from the outdoor patios. Guests can make use of the free WiFi to upload their holiday pics, and keep their belongings secure in the in-room safe.Information missing or incorrect? Tell us!
Renovations & Closures
- Dining venue
- One of the dining venues
- One of the swimming pools
- Swimming pool
Mahekal Beach Resort features 2 outdoor swimming pools. Boli's lounge features fresh handmade martini's and Itzi is our afternoon swim up bar for lunch and cocktails. All rooms and public areas are equipped with complimentary high-speed wireless Internet access.
This beach hotel also offers spa services, tour/ticket assistance, and full on site dive center. Complimentary self parking is available on site.
Mahekal Beach Resort is a smoke-free property.
- 24-hour front desk
- Babysitting or childcare
- Beach towels
- Beach umbrellas
- Pool umbrellas
- Billiards or pool table
- Fireplace in lobby
- Free self parking
- Free WiFi
- Gift shops or newsstand
- Laundry facilities
- Multilingual staff
- Number of buildings/towers - 16
- Number of floors - 2
- Number of outdoor pools - 2
- Number of restaurants - 2
- One meeting room
- Smoke-free property
- Spa services on site
- Spa treatment room(s)
- Television in lobby
- Total number of rooms - 121
- Tours/ticket assistance
- Wedding services
Family Friendly Amenities
- Babysitting or childcare
- Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)
- Free Wi-Fi
- Laundry facilities
- Outdoor pools
Available in some public areas: Free WiFi
Free self parking
- Access via exterior corridors
- Air conditioning
- Ceiling fan
- Climate control
- Free bottled water
- Free toiletries
- Free cribs/infant beds
- Daily housekeeping
- Hair dryer
- In-room safe
- Iron/ironing board (on request)
- Private bathroom
- Shower only
Where to Eat
Mahekal Beach Resort has 2 restaurants serving breakfast and lunch.
Aventura - Onsite restaurant. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar.
Christmas Gala Dinner on December 24th and New Year´s Eve Gala Dinner or December 31st, 2014 are already included in the room rate.
The last night of the “Posadas” which is a 9-day celebration period before Christmas in Mexico would not be complete without a piñata. As part of our Mahekal celebration we will have a Piñata Party for all kids young and old on Christmas eve, after which we offer a festive Christmas dinner buffet with traditional dishes and all the trimmings including an array of heavenly holiday confections. A complimentary welcome cocktail, wine and soft drinks are included and live music accompanies this special festivity.
The week after the Christmas celebrations is more low key and relaxing on the beach, but the last day of the year revs it up again at Mahekal! For New Year’s we offer our guests an elegant International buffet style dinner with a variety of succulent dishes to choose from. A welcome cocktail, wine and soft drinks are offered to all guests and dinner is accompanied by live music.
After dinner is served our guests are invited to join our New Year’s party so they can drink and dance the night away. Champagne is provided to all guests at midnight to welcome the New Year after which, the party continues into the wee hours with a cash bar.
The Winter Beach Festival and BMP Music Festival will be held between December 20, 2015 and January 18, 2016. The Winter Beach Festival features rock, beach, and fashion while the BMP showcases techno music.
Disclaimer: The festivals will be held close to the hotel. Guests who would prefer a quieter vacation may reschedule up until November 7th.
Nearby Things to Do
2 outdoor swimming pools are on site.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.
- Sailing nearby
- Windsurfing nearby
- Parasailing nearby
- Water skiing nearby
- Ecotours nearby
- Scuba diving on site
- Snorkeling on site
- Surfing/boogie boarding on site
- Volleyball on site
- Number of treatment rooms 2
- Massages on beach
- Manicures and pedicures
- Body wraps
- Body treatments
- Facial treatments
Check-in time starts at 3 PM
Minimum check-in age is 18
Special check-in instructions:
Check-out time is noon
Children and extra beds
- Children are welcome.
- Kids stay free! Children under 4 years old stay free when using existing bedding.
- Free cribs (infant beds)!
You need to know
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card are required at check-in for incidental charges.
- Christmas Eve (24 December) Gala Dinner per adult: USD 70
- Christmas Eve (24 December) Gala Dinner per child: USD 1 (up to 12 years old)
- New Year's Eve (31 December) Gala Dinner per adult: USD 70
- New Year's Eve (31 December) Gala Dinner per child: USD 1 (up to 12 years old)
- A late check-out fee will be charged
- Deposit: USD 115 per week
- Refrigerator fee: USD 10 per night
We should mention
Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Children 4 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. Construction is underway at a neighboring building and there may be noise disturbance from the construction work.