Playa del Carmen hotels

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Playa del Carmen, QR, Mexico
May 7 — May 82
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Playa del Carmen hotels

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Low season

OctoberCheapest month to stay with an average 22% drop in price.

High season

AprilMost expensive month to stay with an average 37% rise in price.

Average price (weeknight)

$292Average Sun - Thu price over the last 2 weeks.

Average price (weekend night)

$280Average Fri & Sat price over the last 2 weeks.

How much is a Playa del Carmen hotel?

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When to book a hotel in Playa del Carmen

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Top tips for finding perfect Playa del Carmen hotel deals

  • If you’re looking for a cheap hotel in Playa del Carmen, you should consider visiting during the low season. You'll find cheaper accommodations in Playa del Carmen in October and September.
  • Hotel room prices vary depending on many factors but you’ll most likely find the best hotel deals in Playa del Carmen if you stay on a Thursday. The opposite is true for, Tuesday, which is usually the most expensive day.
  • Book at least 90 days before your stay begins to get the best price for your Playa del Carmen accommodation.
  • The cheapest 3-star hotel room in Playa del Carmen found on KAYAK in the last 2 weeks was $49, while the most expensive was $408.
  • How long should you stay? KAYAK users usually book their accommodation in Playa del Carmen for 5 days.
  • If you’re visiting Playa del Carmen for a relaxing getaway, consider staying in the Playacar area, where luxury resorts abound.
  • Riu Palace Riviera Maya is a 5-star hotel with a spectacular swimming pool, situated directly on the beautiful beach of Playacar.
  • Playa del Carmen features many all-inclusive resorts, a great option for families and travelers wishing to pay for everything up front.
  • The Paradisus La Esmeralda is a popular all-inclusive resort that features over 10 different dining options and a private beach.
  • Further up the coast, Iberostar Paraiso Lindo offers an impressive experience and features an on-site golf course and thatched-roofed Palapa huts.
  • Downtown Playa del Carmen is the place to be for the city’s best nightlife. Book a hotel like the stylish Fiesta Inn Playa del Carmen to be near great bars and restaurants
  • Playa del Carmen’s boutique hotel offer a more personal experience in contrast to the big resort hotels. The Maya Bric Hotel and Be Playa Hotel are charming, affordable choices.
  • Avoid the hefty taxi fare to the airport and book a hotel that offers an airport shuttle. The Mahekal Beach Resort and the Sunset Fishermen Spa & Resort are two good options.

FAQs when booking a hotel in Playa del Carmen

  • Hotels are safe environments for travelers as long as they properly implement sanitary measures in response to coronavirus (COVID-19). However, we recommend getting in touch with the local authorities regarding safety procedures for hotels in Playa del Carmen. For more advice, please view our information page on what to know about coronavirus (COVID-19) and travel.

  • Travelers who like staying near Xcaret Park recommend Sandos Caracol Eco Experience Resort, Banyan Tree Mayakoba and Secrets Maroma Beach Riviera Cancun - Adults Only.

  • If you are traveling with your significant other, consider staying at an adults-only hotel. The Royal Hideaway is a luxury choice that has six different outdoor pools and onsite spa services. The La Tortuga Hotel & Spa is a more affordable option that is just a six-minute walk from the beach. With its rooftop bar, the beachfront Carmen Hotel is another romantic choice.

  • To experience an especially private vacation, some hotels offer private pools with certain high-end suites. The Royal Playa del Carmen is a 5-star, all-inclusive hotel that offers the option of booking a room with a private pool, meanwhile, The El Dorado offers swim-up suites that give guests access to a lazy river directly from their private terrace.

  • The Grand Hyatt Playa del Carmen Resort is a great option, as it provides guests with access to the beach, multiple swimming pools and Jacuzzis. Another option is The Panama Jack Resort, a 5-star hotel that keeps the little ones entertained at the Camp Jack Kids Club.

  • Myriad hotels are located directly on the beach in Playa del Carmen. One affordable option is the Playa Palms Beach Hotel, which features kitchenettes, hammocks, and terraces with views of the Caribbean Sea. For a great party scene check out the Carmen Hotel - Adults Only. Meanwhile, Thompson Beach House offers upscale amenities and sophisticated design.

  • After you launch a hotel search on KAYAK, you can refine your research by neighborhood, which allows you to pick the central Playa del Carmen districts. You can also do a search using the city map to choose a specific location, like Playa del Carmen city center.

  • Take a look at our extensive hotel map to find the best hotels near you.

Where to stay in Playa del Carmen?

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Best Playa del Carmen hotels

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Hotel Xcaret Mexico - Playa del Carmen - Outdoors view
Hotel Xcaret Mexico - Playa del Carmen - Outdoors view
Hotel Xcaret Mexico
9.4 Excellent
$726+
$726+
Parking
Airport shuttle
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Hotel Morgana by Iter Sensibus - Playa del Carmen - Bedroom
Hotel Morgana by Iter Sensibus - Playa del Carmen - Bedroom
Hotel Morgana by Iter Sensibus
9 Excellent
Gonzalo Guerrero$67+
$67+
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Pet friendly
Fairmont Mayakoba - Playa del Carmen - Pool
Fairmont Mayakoba - Playa del Carmen - Pool
Fairmont Mayakoba
9 Excellent
$360+
$360+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Pet friendly
Mahekal Beach Resort - Playa del Carmen - Bedroom
Mahekal Beach Resort - Playa del Carmen - Bedroom
Mahekal Beach Resort
8.9 Excellent
Gonzalo Guerrero$283+
$283+
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Spa
Be Playa Hotel - Playa del Carmen - Bedroom
Be Playa Hotel - Playa del Carmen - Bedroom
Be Playa Hotel
8.9 Excellent
Gonzalo Guerrero$88+
$88+
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Spa
The Reef 28 - Playa del Carmen - Bedroom
The Reef 28 - Playa del Carmen - Bedroom
The Reef 28
8.8 Excellent
Gonzalo Guerrero$141+
$141+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Spa

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