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On a private beach
This all-inclusive Playa del Carmen resort, in the heart of the Riviera Maya, is 1.25 miles from Xaman Ha Aviary and 2.25 miles from Xcaret Eco Theme Park.
Sandos Playacar Beach Resort & Spa-Adults Only-All Inclusive features 5-start services, a wide variety of dining options, a full-service health spa, a hair salon, and a schedule of daily activities.
Jetted tubs, showers
Suites at Sandos Playacar Beach Resort & Spa-Adults Only-All Inclusive feature terraces, balconies, and sitting areas with sofa beds. Bathrooms feature separate showers and jetted tubs.
- Good location
- Good for nightlife
- Onsite bar and room service
- Helpful staff
- Beds could've been more comfortable
Sandos Playacar Beach Resort - Select Club - All Inclusive
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 buffet and à la carte meals, snacks, and beverages included
- 24-hour room service
- In-room minibar (all beverages included)
Activities and facilities/equipment
- Scuba-diving lessons
- Surfing/boogie boarding
- Fitness facilities
- Miniature golf
- Onsite entertainment and activities
- Onsite live performances
- Theme parties
- Motorized water sports
- Scuba-diving excursions
- Snorkeling excursions
- Premium food items
- Bottled wine
- Airport transfers
- Laundry/dry cleaning services
- Spa/beauty facilities and services
- Offsite tours
- Transportation to offsite activities
Sandos Playacar Beach Resort & Spa - Select Club - All Inclusive features a private beach, 2 outdoor swimming pools, the full-service Spa Sandos offering a range of massages and treatments on the beach or indoors, a spa tub, steam room, and a sauna. The onsite 18-hole golf course is designed by Robert Von Hagge and a few tennis courts keep guests busy outdoors. For indoor activity, there is a game room, as well as billiards and pool tables.
An extensive array of a la carte and buffet restaurants offers a variety of specialties, with Asian cuisine at Asiana Restaurant, Argentine dishes at El Gaucho Restaurant, and much more. The resort also includes various bars, the Cupcake Café, and a nightclub.
This Playa del Carmen hotel offers business travelers a meeting room with audio/visual equipment and complimentary wireless internet access. Services include concierge, laundry facilities, wedding services, and an on-site hair salon.
The Select Club is a private Adults-Only section located inside Sandos Playacar, an all-inclusive beach resort designed for all kinds of vacationers. Exclusively for ages 18 and up, this Adults-Only section is situated in an isolated area of the resort with its own private lagoon-style pool, swim-up bar, snack bar with premium drinks specializing in ceviches and BBQ for lunch, an aquatic ping pong table, and pool concierge service. The resort also features a complimentary buffet breakfast and two premium bars exclusively for Select guests, each with concierge service, a bar with premium liquors, hors d’oeuvres and coffee service, a lounge area with TV, free WiFi and computers. Select guests also have access to a private beach area with hammocks, loungers, a beach bar and waiter service. In addition to all these amenities exclusively for Select Club guests, it also includes all-inclusive access to the restaurants, other pools, many activities, and immense white sand beach of Sandos Playacar Beach Resort.
In addition to daytime and nighttime entertainment, guests will find a wide range of beach activities, along with an adults-only restaurant and an adults-only beach area with hammocks and umbrellas.
- 24-hour front desk
- Total number of rooms - 276
- Number of floors - 3
- Number of bars/lounges - 6
- Number of coffee shops/cafes - 3
- Free breakfast
- Coffee/tea in common areas
- Express check-in
- Express check-out
- Fitness facilities
- Dry cleaning/laundry service
- Full-service spa
- Gift shops or newsstand
- Hair salon
- Health club
- Free WiFi
- Number of outdoor pools - 3
- Designated smoking areas
- Pool umbrellas
- Tours/ticket assistance
- Concierge services
- Luggage storage
- Snack bar/deli
- Turkish bath/Hammam
- Laundry facilities
- Spa treatment room(s)
- Multilingual staff
- Poolside bar
- Safe-deposit box at front desk
- Number of restaurants - 10
- Beach umbrellas
- Beach sun loungers
- Pool sun loungers
- Beach towels
- Outdoor tennis courts - 2
- Free self parking
- Shopping on site
- Number of buildings/towers - 3
- Spa services on site
- Spa tub
- Steam room
- Swim-up bar
- Wedding services
Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
Available in some public areas: Free WiFi
Free self parking
- Air conditioning
- Free bottled water
- Minibar (stocked, free items)
- Turndown service
- Free toiletries
- Plasma TV
- Ceiling fan
- In-room climate control (air conditioning)
- Coffee/tea maker
- Hair dryer
- Daily housekeeping
- Iron/ironing board
- Jetted bathtub
- Blackout drapes/curtains
- iPod docking station
- In-room safe (laptop compatible)
- Satellite TV service
- Free WiFi
- Private bathroom
- Separate bathtub and shower
- Sofa bed
- Room service (24 hours)
- Connecting/adjoining rooms available
Where to Eat
A complimentary buffet breakfast is served every morning.
Grand Buffet Riviera - Main restaurant, located on the ground floor near reception and the main lobby. Serving breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Offerings include seafood, pastas, and desserts.
Riviera Blue - Next to the pool. Snacks and hot meals served morning to late afternoon.
Asiana - Serving Oriental food a la carte. Open for dinner only, reservations required.
Fogo do Janeiro - Offers Brazilian specialties for dinner only, reservations required.
Nearby Things to Do
Sandos Riviera Beach Resort & Spa All Inclusive features a fitness center, 2 tennis courts, and 3 outdoor swimming pools. The hotel offers a varying schedule of daily activities, which can include aerobics, beach activities, and water volleyball and basketball.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the hotel; fees may apply.
- Golfing nearby
- Parasailing nearby
- Personal motorized watercraft on site
- Golf lessons available nearby
- Free bicycles on site
- Fitness classes on site
- Fishing on site
- Kayaking on site
- Sailing on site
- Scuba diving on site
- Snorkeling on site
- Surfing/boogie boarding on site
- Windsurfing on site
- Beach volleyball on site
The 23,000-square-foot spa and fitness center offers 22 treatment rooms, each of which includes a private shower. The facility includes an open pool, steam baths, and separate men's and women's locker rooms with saunas. The salon offers manicures and pedicures, hair services, and other beauty services.
Please note that guests under 18 are not allowed in the spa.
- Hot stone massage
- Deep tissue massage
- Prenatal massage
- Steam room in spa
- Thai massage
- Sports massage
- Sauna in spa
- Spa tub in spa
- Minimum age to access spa is 18
- Number of treatment rooms 22
- Outdoor treatment areas
- Massages on beach
- Manicures and pedicures
- Body wraps
- Body scrubs
- Aromatherapy treatments
- Hydrotherapy treatments
- Body treatments
- Facial treatments
- Accessible bathroom
- In-room accessibility
- Roll-in shower
Check-in time starts at 3 PM
Minimum check-in age is 18
Check-in time ends at midnight
Check-out time is noon
Children and extra beds
- Children 18 and younger are not allowed at this adults-only property. All guests older than 18 are welcome.
- Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
- Cribs (infant beds) are not available.
- Pets not allowed
You need to know
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Minimum guest age is 18
Caters to adults only
No rollaway/extra beds available
No cribs (infant beds) available
- New Year's Eve gala dinner fee
- Sandos Beach Resort Adults Only-All Inclusive
- Sandos Playacar Beach Resort Adults Only-All Inclusive
- Sandos Playacar Beach Select Club Playa del Carmen
- Sandos Playacar Beach Select Club
We should mention
A fee for a mandatory New Year's Eve gala dinner is included in the total price displayed for stays on 31 December. Guests under 18 years old are not permitted at this adults-only property. The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.
Book a stay now in a Junior Suite and receive the following:
- Bathrobes for use during stay
- Welcome basket of fruit, bottle of wine
- Honeymoon/anniversary distinguishing on room's front door
- Discount at spa and on motorized water sports
- Basket with aromatherapy amenities
- Romantic dinner at a la carte restaurant (reservation needed)
- 6 x 8 picture during dinner with Mexican-style photo frame
At time of booking, guests must enter "Romance Promotion" in the Special Requests box to receive this promotion. When indicating "Traveler and room preferences" during booking, click on the link that says: "I have a special request."
Visit guest services at the hotel to receive promotion benefits. Must book at Junior Suite to qualify. Other restrictions may apply.