Planning a beach holiday in Mexico? You may want to consider these three resorts stays in Playa del Carmen.
Its that time of the year to start planning the beach holiday.. we love going to the beach in Summer or Winter when the weather gets a little too hot or cold here in Texas. Mexico is always a fun and easy destination for us. Having been to Cancun a few times before, we were looking into Playa del Carmen for our next flight. Just a short 45-minute drive from Cancun International airport Playa del Carmen has a relaxed, yet cosmopolitan feel, with a variety of hotels, shops, and restaurants ranging from casual to upscale. It is still small enough to explore on foot. European-style sunbathing is common on beaches. Playa is a popular jumping-off point for day trips to Xcaret, Xel-Ha, Tulum, and other peninsula attractions, and a passenger ferry makes frequent runs to Cozumel.
Here are 3 great resorts in Playa del Carmen
Rosewood Mayakoba near Playa del Carmen
Located in a special compound near Playa del Carmen – 40 miles south of Cancun, the Rosewood Mayakoba Resort has 18 Deluxe Overwater Suites perched above its mangrove lagoon. Each of these suites is nearly 1,000 square feet and comes with a heated plunge pool and a wide array of modern luxury amenities. Definitely the closest thing to the overwater bungalows in the Caribbean, this resort also has oceanview rooms and other luxury suites, and it’s one of the highest-rated in all of Mexico. Better still, the location is less than an hour away from the Cancun Airport, so it’s far more convenient to reach than any of the other resorts on the list.
Paradisus La Esmeralda Rivera Maya
A stunning private bay is home to the lush, tropical Paradisus Playa del Carmen La Esmeralda and as the name states this is a paradise. Experience this all-inclusive Playa hotel with its promise of all-inclusive fun. The superior luxury resort in the Riviera Maya combines a breathtaking Caribbean setting with world-class facilities, including Family Concierge, YHI spa treatments, and modern meeting spaces designed to be flexible and equipped with state-of-the-art technology. All of this plus spectacular day excursions include diving and the iconic Mayan pyramids.
Few have the opportunity to feel like they’re part of an archaeological exhibition and delve into the Mayan ruins that are found within the hotel. The construction has been very faithful to the Mayan culture, from the architecture, which has maintained the traditional palm leaf roofs to the stone statues depicting different characters and magical stories. This all inclusive Iberostar property with sandy beaches, combines traditional culture with luxury, creating an ideal place for a family vacation.
The powder white soft beaches, cool balmy evening with sundowners and beautiful sunsets are waiting… go ahead and book that beach vacation!