Get an overview of this hotelAll-inclusive Resort on the Riviera Maya, near Playa del Carmen

Popular property highlights

Free self parking
Free WiFi
Outdoor pool
Business center
Laundry facilities

Beachfront serenity

Set on a white-sand beach facing the sparkling Caribbean Sea, the Viva Wyndham Azteca is 3 km (2 mi) from the center of Playa del Carmen.

All-Inclusive resort

Included in the room rate at this Playa del Carmen resort are nightly live entertainment; all meals and snacks; unlimited cocktails, beverages, and wine; and daily activity programs.

French balconies or patios

Guestrooms at Viva Wyndham Azteca have satellite TVs, phones, in-room safes, and private French balconies or patios with views of the sea or of vibrant tropical gardens.

Viva Wyndham Azteca Resort - All Inclusive

Resort Amenities

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 buffet and à la carte meals, snacks, and beverages included
  • In-room minibar (non-alcoholic beverages included)
  • Meals and beverages at companion properties

Activities and facilities/equipment

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

Water activities

  • Kayaking
  • Rowing/canoeing
  • Sailing
  • Scuba-diving lessons
  • Snorkeling
  • Surfing/boogie boarding
  • Windsurfing

Land activities

  • Bicycling
  • Climbing wall
  • Fitness facilities
  • Soccer
  • Tennis
  • Tennis lessons
  • Volleyball

Lessons/classes/games

  • Aerobics
  • Bartending
  • Cooking
  • Dancing
  • Language
  • Pilates
  • Water fitness
  • Yoga

Kids' club

  • Supervised activities for children between 4 and 12 years old

Entertainment

  • Onsite entertainment and activities
  • Onsite live performances
  • Theme parties

Not included

  • Golf green fees
  • Use of golf cart
  • Use of golf equipment
  • Miniature golf
  • Motorized water sports
  • Scuba-diving certification
  • Scuba-diving excursions
  • Snorkeling excursions
  • Room service
  • Airport transfers
  • Laundry/dry cleaning services
  • Spa/beauty facilities and services
  • Activities and services offered by independent operators
  • Offsite tours
  • Transportation to offsite activities

Resort Amenities

3 km (2 mi) from central Playa del Carmen, Viva Wyndham Azteca is situated on a white-sand beach within the exclusive Playacar complex. Guests have full privileges at a companion resort, Viva Wyndham Maya, which is within walking distance (approximately 500 meters).

The All-Inclusive package offers all meals and snacks; unlimited cocktails, beverages, and wine; daily activities program with unlimited non-motorized sports; and live nightly entertainment. Guests will also enjoy all facilities in Viva Wyndham Maya at no extra charge. Among the numerous activities are group windsurfing, kayaking, sailing, and tennis lessons. Renova Spa, at the Viva Wyndham Maya, offers moonlight beach massages and other services (surcharges).

In addition to buffet dining, the resort offers Asian, Mayan, and Italian dinner restaurants. Nightly entertainment is presented in the 350-seat theater, including cabaret acts or other productions.

  • Bar/lounge 
  • Karaoke 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Full-service spa 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Beach umbrellas 
  • Business center 
  • Conference space 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Beach sun loungers 
  • Free self parking 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Pool sun loungers 
  • Steam room 
  • Sauna 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Children's club (free) 
  • Supervised childcare/activities (free) 
  • Children's pool 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 607 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Terrace 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Hair salon 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Number of restaurants - 4 
  • Concierge services 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 6533 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Snack bar/deli 
  • Shopping on site 
  • Outdoor tennis court 
  • Pool umbrellas 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Beach towels 
  • Spa tub 
  • Total number of rooms - 335 
  • Television in common areas 
  • One meeting room 
  • Number of floors - 3 
  • Wedding services 
  • Garden 
  • Multilingual staff 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Outdoor pool  
  • Children's pool  
  • Supervised childcare/activities (free)  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Outdoor tennis court  
  • Children's club (free)  
  • Snack bar/deli  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)  
  • Playground on site  

Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking

Room Amenities

  • Towels provided 
  • Linens provided 
  • Furnished balcony or patio 
  • Air conditioning 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Access via exterior corridors 
  • Phone 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Free bottled water 
  • Minibar (stocked, free items) 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Shower only 
  • In-room childcare (surcharge) 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • In-room safe 
  • In-room safe (surcharge) 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Cable TV service 
  • LCD TV 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 

Where to Eat

The majority of meals and beverages, plus all gratuities, at the following restaurants, snack spots, and bars are included in the room rate for this resort (scroll up to the All-Inclusive Details section for more information).

Guests can also enjoy dining facilities at a companion resort, Viva Wyndham Maya All Inclusive, which is within walking distance(reservations required).

El Nopal - International buffets. Breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

Il Palco - À la carte Italian cuisine. Reservations required. Nightly dinner.

Bamboo - À la carte Asian cuisine. Reservations required. Nightly dinner.

Xul Ha - À la carte Mayan cuisine. Reservations required. Nightly dinner.

The resort also provides a cocktail and snack bar and lobby bar. Both are open from early morning to late evening.

Nearby Things to Do

The majority of recreational activities and facilities described below are included in the room rate for this resort (scroll up to the All-Inclusive details section for more information).

Viva Wyndham Azteca resort in Playa del Carmen offers an outdoor pool, spa tub, outdoor tennis court, and volleyball. Guests have a vast array of activities to choose from, including paddle boarding, water aerobics, bicycling, and beach volleyball. Personal training in the fitness center is complimentary.

Complimentary group lessons are offered for windsurfing, sailing, tennis, Caribbean dance, and introductory scuba diving. In the evening, guests choose between two theaters with live entertainment.

The Viva Wyndham Maya's diving center offers PADI certificate courses for scuba divers (surcharges for diving courses, certification, and trips). The staff can help arrange other opportunities, such as archaeological site tours, water sports, golfing, fishing, horse riding, and sport fishing charters (surcharges apply).

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

  • Snorkeling on site 
  • Free bicycles on site 
  • Surfing/boogie boarding on site 
  • Tennis lessons on site 
  • Volleyball on site 
  • Beach volleyball on site 
  • Windsurfing on site 
  • Yoga classes/instruction on site 
  • Beach yoga on site 
  • Fitness classes on site 
  • Boat tours on site 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Fishing on site 
  • Golfing nearby 
  • Rock climbing nearby 
  • Horse riding/rental on site 
  • Kayaking on site 
  • Motor boating on site 
  • Parasailing on site 
  • Pilates classes on site 
  • Playground on site 
  • Rowing or canoeing on site 
  • Sailing on site 
  • Scooter/moped rentals on site 
  • Scuba diving on site 
  • Golf lessons available nearby 
  • Personal motorized watercraft on site 

Spa Services

  • Couples treatment rooms 
  • Massages on beach 
  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Body wraps 
  • Body treatments 
  • Body scrubs 
  • Facial treatments 
  • Aromatherapy treatments 
  • Hydrotherapy treatments 
  • Hot stone massage 
  • Mud bath in spa 
  • Deep tissue massage 
  • Swedish massage 
  • Prenatal massage 
  • Sauna in spa 
  • Spa tub in spa 
  • Steam room in spa 
  • Thai massage 
  • Reflexology 
  • Sports massage 
  • Detoxification wrap 
  • Massages 

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • In-room accessibility 

Resort Policies

Check-in

Check-in time ends at midnight

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property 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 rollaway/extra beds available
No cribs (infant beds) available
No elevators

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:
  • Sanitation services: USD 1.1 per night
The charges below are included in your overall room price:
  • New Year's Eve gala dinner fee
  • Christmas Eve gala dinner fee
  • 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.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • In-room safe fee: USD 3.00 per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Resort Name

  • Azteca Resort
  • Azteca Wyndham
  • Viva Azteca
  • Viva Azteca Resort
  • Viva Wyndham Azteca All Inclusive
  • Viva Wyndham Azteca Playa del Carmen
  • Viva Wyndham Azteca Resort All Inclusive
  • Viva Wyndham Azteca Resort All Inclusive Playa del Carmen
  • Wyndham Azteca
  • Wyndham Viva Azteca

We should mention

Reservations are required for golf tee times, 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. A fee for a mandatory Christmas Eve gala dinner is included in the total price displayed for stays on 24 December. A fee for a mandatory New Year's Eve gala dinner is included in the total price displayed for stays on 31 December. Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms. 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.

Awards & Affiliations

Green / Sustainable Property
This property participates in Green Globe, a program that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: environment, community, cultural-heritage, the local economy.

Honeymoon Promotion

Book a minimum stay of 4 days and 3 nights, and enjoy, at no additional charge:

  • Upgrade to a higher room category, based on hotel availability
  • Bottle of champagne/sparkling wine
  • Fruit basket
  • Hors d'oeuvres tray
  • 7x4-inch picture
  • 2 t-shirts
  • Hotel's all-inclusive package
Couple must have been married within the past 6 months. Couples must show a copy of the marriage certificate at check-in.

Viva Boomer (Senior Program) Offer

Book a stay in any room or rate category and receive personalized check-in, priority luggage delivered to room, room upgrade (subject to availability), in-room welcome amenities, books and board games, dance classes (upon request), priority a la carte restaurant reservations, 10% off at affiliated stores,10% off meals and beverages in addition to the all-inclusive package, late check-out (subject to availability).

Valid for US residents only. Available for guests 60 years or older. ID required upon check-in. Offer must be requested at time of booking. Participating affiliated stores are identified with the Viva Wyndham Logo. Other restrictions may apply.

Wedding Offer (USD 900)

Book a stay in any room or rate category and receive upgrade to an ocean view room with a King size bed, fruit basket in the room upon arrival, in- room breakfast the day after the wedding, late morning maid service, late check-out, free safety box, free WiFi, in-room honeymoon surprise, assistance of an onsite wedding coordinator, civil judge and legal expenses, translation of the ceremony into English (ceremony is performed in Spanish), romantic dinner for 2 people, bridal bouquet, wedding cake and sparkling wine for 10 people, background music and decorations, 10 color photos, reception dinner the night of the wedding.

Full details at check-in. Offer subject to availability. Offer does not include legalization. Offer may not be combined with other promotional offers. Other restrictions may apply.


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