Mosquito Blue is the first luxury boutique hotel located on Playa's busy 5th Ave. This intimate two-story, adults-only hotel offers two pools, lush landscaped gardens, open-air gourmet dining, and a spa.


Mosquito Blue Restaurant and Lounge has been a trendsetter in Playa del Carmen. A team of Italian chefs transforms ingredients from the Mexican Caribbean into a Mediterranean culinary gourmet experience.

Intimate Guestrooms

With only 45 guestrooms, Mosquito Blue exudes a private, alluring ambience. Rooms have hand-crafted wood beds, arching doorways, and modern accessories. All have cable TV and and high-speed Internet.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Mosquito Blue Hotel’s design elements stand out with its mix of contemporary European style and tropical Caribbean colors, created and designed by its Italian owner. The décor is tropical chic, a mixture of modern elegance with casual tropical living. The curving pools are surrounded with subtle lighting hidden among the tropical plants and winding paths to help achieve the mood. The center-piece is the palapa-thatched two story open-air ‘tent’ with a sofa and cushions below, and a billiard table above. In the upper sitting area, guests enjoy a complimentary petit dejeuner in the morning of tea, coffee and fruit. Padded seats carved into the stone create a convivial meeting spot. Just three blocks away is Mosquito Blue’s beachfront sister hotel, where guests can enjoy a private beach club with day beds, lounge chairs, towels, food and wait-staff.

Highlights include a:

• Tropical chic boutique design

• 45 air-conditioned rooms

• Two swimming pools

• Private beach club just two blocks away, with beachfront day beds and full-service restaurant.

• On the popular 5th Ave, amid the many restaurants,bars and shops

• Gourmet Italian restaurant

• In-house spa

  • Number of floors - 2 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 2 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Concierge services 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Meeting rooms 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Total number of rooms - 46 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Health club 
  • Rooftop terrace 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Garden 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Sauna 
  • Limo or Town Car service available 
  • Airport transportation (surcharge) 


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Room Amenities

  • Premium bedding 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Phone 
  • Minibar 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Designer toiletries 
  • In-room massage available 
  • Shower only 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • In-room safe 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • Flat-panel TV 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Free WiFi 

Where to Eat

Mosquito Blue Restaurant and Lounge has been a trendsetter in Playa del Carmen, unequaled in quality and sophistication of both its menu and design. When it opened in 2003, the restaurant became the first in Playa to offer a chic gourmet dining experience on the popular 5th Avenue, in the heart of Playa del Carmen’s tourism district. A team of Italian chefs transforms ingredients from the Mexican Caribbean kitchen into a delicious Mediterranean Italian culinary experience. Indoor and outdoor seating available. Full bar with emphasis on wine, both by the bottle and glass. Enjoy a superb collection of Italian wines carefully imported just for Mosquito Restaurants. Open for dinner; no reservations required. Open 6 pm-12pm, casual.

Our sister property, Mosquito Beach Hotel also features a restaurant serving lunch and breakfast. Located just two blocks north, Mosquito Beach offers a casual atmosphere and the fresh seafood ingredients with cuisine served at the open-air restaurant/bar and at beachside lounge chairs.

Nearby Things to Do

In addition to the hotel's two deep pools, the hotel has a private beach club at its sister property Mosquito Beach located just two blocks away. The beach club is complete with lounge chairs, towels, and wait-staff service. Numerous recreational activities are available in the Playa del Carmen area, from snorkeling to sky diving to kayaking. Several golf courses are within a 15-minute drive; the closest is about 1.5 km (one mile) away in the resort community of Playacar.The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or near the hotel; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Snorkeling nearby 
  • Sailing nearby 
  • Windsurfing nearby 
  • Bicycle rentals nearby 
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby 
  • Parasailing nearby 
  • Skydiving nearby 
  • Scuba diving nearby 

Spa Services

  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Body wraps 
  • Body scrubs 
  • Aromatherapy treatments 
  • Massages 
  • Facial treatments 
  • Body treatments 

Hotel Policies


Minimum check-in age is 16

Check-in time starts at 3 PM


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.

  • No onsite parking is available.

Minimum guest age is 16

Caters to adults only

No elevators

Hotel Name

  • Blue Mosquito
  • Mosquito Blue
  • Mosquito Blue Hotel
  • Mosquito Blue Hotel Playa del Carmen
  • Mosquito Blue Playa del Carmen
  • Mosquito Blue Hotel Riviera Maya/Playa Del Carmen, Mexico

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. Children 16 years old and younger are not permitted at this adults-only property. Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms. Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

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