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Sandos Playacar Beach Resort

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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Doylestown, PA
Reviewed 31 December 2011

I just returned from a 6 night stay at Sandos. We went with 4 other families, a total of 22 people. The kids ranged from 6 to 19 and I have to say there was something for everyone. We all stayed in the Riviera Section. The rooms were really nice, they were huge. The walk from this section was a...

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10Thank Weekender1065
Bloomington, Minnesota
Reviewed 30 December 2011

Just spent one week with family members from Dec 21-28. Many pleasant components: beautiful, clean beach, helpful staff in Festival buffet, plenty of actvities, entertainment team, weather! Our issues: check-in was lengthy, issues in our room were not addressed despite numerous phone calls... water flowed out of shower all over bathroom floor and we had to pile tiles outside of...

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4Thank Gail S
Montreal
Reviewed 30 December 2011

Our family of three (with a baby just under 2yo) stayed at Sandos for 2 weeks in late November and this a perfect family vacation for us. What agreat place for families, although well thought to target couples (Riviera section) or larger groups (the haciendas section). What suprised us most were the peole and the wonderful service we got all...

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15Thank MontrealBlue
California
Reviewed 30 December 2011

What I like: 1. We stayed at Hacienda Jr. Suite. The property is nested with trees, garden and surroundings is very pretty. Hacienda Jr. suite has its private pool which kids enjoyed playing water and adults chatted and relaxed next to it. 2. The Fiesta Buffet place is very good. It provides a large selection of food 3. Daily entertainment...

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2Thank googleroll
california
Reviewed 30 December 2011

Beautiful beach excellent and friendly service was recovering from the flight mainly the first day but later had lots of fun During the night they had fun events great drinks(non alcoholic smoothies) and kids area; not only for kids!(they have alcohol too but I didn't have those) however, they should let you go to the specialty restaurants more often-we managed...

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3Thank californiandude
Surrey England
Reviewed 29 December 2011

Just back from my 9th trip to Sandos Playacar- yes i love this place its more like my 2nd home. I would have thought by now that I would have had enough but NO WAY it just gets better each year. First I would like to thank all the staff that made it such a wonderful trip .. Luis, Darren...

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8Thank AnaSurreyEngland
Redwood City, California
Reviewed 29 December 2011

We just returned from this place where we stayed over Christmas. There is one good thing about this place - it's gorgeous beach. We decided to go there after reading all those wonderful reviews about it and what a disappointment!! Rooms - we stayed in haciendas. Rooms are outdated, old and not extremely clean. Beds and pillows are hard as...

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3Thank familytravelCA
Campbell River, Canada
Reviewed 29 December 2011

We spent 2 weeks at Sandos Playcar in early December our group had a great time. I wouldn't hesitate to come back to this resort. Before we left on our trip I had Sandos as a facebook friend and was dealing with Darren. Darren was amazing he always got back to me promptly with every question I had it was...

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4Thank Debbie948
Pitt Meadows, Canada
Reviewed 28 December 2011

Flew from Vancouver to Cancun with Sunwing. Recommend Elite Plus to give you the extra space. One of the first on, first off. Flight staff were excellent both ways. Dec. 19-26 Checkin was fine at the hotel. We got harrassed a few times about time share but just said no and walked away. Stayed in Riviera section 9000 block.Select club...

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5Thank AJCtravels
Campbell River
Reviewed 28 December 2011

Just came back from a group visit to SANDOS Playacar - 07DEC-21DEC11 - we all had a wonderful time. Our rooms where close to the main pool, and the beach - not to loud, GREAT location. The main buffet/bar/Plaza area within a 2min walk. Food was good-great in both buffets - beach hut served hotdogs/burgers/fries. The food in the alcarte...

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Highlights
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
  • Free Internet
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  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Tennis Court
  • Hot Tub
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  • Family Rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Babysitting
  • Airport Transportation
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Sandos Playacar Beach Resort & Spa is an all-Inclusive hotel in Playa del Carmen with both family and adult sections. We are ideally located on a magnificent white sandy beach in the gated community of Playacar, within walking distance to downtown Playa and Fifth Avenue. Sandos Playacar Beach Resort & Spa is located only forty-five minutes from the Cancun International Airport, and the pier serving ferries to Cozumel is a short distance from our property.Playacar is a private, master-planned community situated on the southern edge of downtown Playa del Carmen. Guests at Sandos Playacar Beach Resort & Spa enjoy this exclusive community’s impressive infrastructure, including an 18-hole golf course designed by Robert Von Hagge, the Xaman-Ha Aviary, pristine biking paths, and Mayan ruins, accessible to the public for hiking.Riviera Maya is a protected region where many remaining artifacts from the fascinating Mayan civilization can be found. Surrounded by Mayan archeological zones, such as those at Tulum, Coba, and Chicen-Itza, this Playa del Carmen hotel successfully preserves a strong sense of Mayan culture onsite, adding an authentic feel and flavor to the vacation experience in Playacar. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sandos Playacar Beach Resort

Address: Paseo Xaman-Ha | Manzana 1, Lote 1 Fracc.Playacar, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
Region: Mexico > Yucatan Peninsula > Quintana Roo > Riviera Maya > Playa del Carmen
Price Range: RM898 - RM1,968 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Sandos Playacar Beach Resort 4*
Number of rooms: 819
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Also Known As:
Sandos Playacar Beach Hotel
Hotel Sandos Playacar Beach
Beach Playacar Resort Sandos
Sandos Playacar Resort
Sandos Playa Del Carmen
Gala Resort Playacar
Sandos Gala Playacar
Sandos Playacar Mexico
Sandos Resort
Playacar Sandos
Hotel Style:
#34 Top resorts Hotel in Playa del Carmen
#35 Family Hotel in Playa del Carmen
#42 Luxury Hotel in Playa del Carmen
#43 Spa Hotel in Playa del Carmen
#47 On the Beach Hotel in Playa del Carmen
#53 Romantic Hotel in Playa del Carmen
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“We love the adult only section!”
pdvm5, 22 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Building near beach”
588jeannet, 18 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Higher floors might have fewer mosquitos.”
terriw983, 18 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Beach Front.”
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“Look for Second or third floor rooms, stay away from the family section if possible.”
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