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Sandos Playacar Beach Resort & Spa

4.0 of 5 Resort (All-Inclusive)   |   Paseo Xaman-Ha | Manzana 1, Lote 1 Fracc.Playacar, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
fayeth1959 Martinsburg, West Virginia
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Martinsburg, West Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I was here from July 4 through July 12. The food, resort, employees were nothing short of fantastically perfect. We ate at some buffets and sit down restaurants. At the sit- downs, we were always greeted with a "Welcome Drink". I loved that! Our waiter, Cordero, in the Mexican restaurant was so professional, yet warm. The food was delicious there... More

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Well might be a stretch considering Xplor is pretty amazing, but you can't sleep there! I had the MOST WONDERFUL experience in this resort. 24/7 open bar, room service, pools, gym, beach, fun activities, kid friendly, awesome staff, spa, great and diverse food. Really it was the best investment of my life. My boyfriend and I were the youngest people... More

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Essex
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Want to go back. Simple as that, amazing hotel, amazing holiday reps and the bar staff, miss that place. Was there for 2 weeks and it was great food was amazing as well. Teen club was very fun to go to and doing water volleyball followed by water polo every day was so fun.

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Allentown, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW credit card Amex Card Member Review

Our first time here as members and what a great place for a family vacation! Food was always VG to excellent and plenty always. The beaches were absolutely perfect! Always something to do if you want or a shady beachfront bed to lounge in.There Will be a return visit yearly!

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Sandos_Playacar, General Manager at Sandos Playacar Beach Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Eric R, On behalf of the Sandos Playacar family, I thank you for commenting about the experiences lived while in our hotel. It fills us with joy to know that you had an excellent time while on vacation, and that the facilities, and variety of services exceed your expectations. Thank you for highlighting the positive attributes you were able... More

Melbourne, Australia
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My Partner and i stayed here for 7 nights at the select club adult’s only rooms. This resort was wonderful. It had everything we could want and more. The all-inclusive drinks and food was great, the pool bar at our pool was wonderful and the staff there were so much fun and friendly. We had three a la carte dinners... More

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Sandos_Playacar, General Manager at Sandos Playacar Beach Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Shane D, We would like to thank you for your review. It is always a pleasure to have you home. It will be always a pleasure to welcome you back at Sandos Playacar Beach Resort & Spa. Please let us know as soon as you are ready to comeback, our great team will be ready to exceed your expectations... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My husband and I travel often and we LOVE Mexico...there's absolutely no better place for beautiful beaches and all inclusive resorts at an affordable price! If this were my first all inclusive experience, I would have possibly been more impressed with Sandos Playacar but unfortunately, this is my least favorite resort so far. STAFF was so-so. The ground staff was... More

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Montreal, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We went to Sandos Playacar from June 30 to July 6, 2014, with 47 of our family and friends for a double wedding - us on the Friday and my brother and his wife on the Wednesday. We loved the resort - the food is great, the beach and ocean is the nicest I've been to in the Caribbean, and... More

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Montreal, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Thats gonna be our second stay at the Sandos Playacar on sept. 19 .. so anxious to be there again.. it was so nice last year that we decided to go back this year.. Everything was perfect.. nice room in the building area 2000 .. 4th floor.. ocean front.. a large bedroom with King size bed with a large screen... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We took our kids for Xmas in 2011 not 2013, and because of this trip to Sandos, we went again the next year to the Sandos Caracol Eco resort. This (Sandos Playacar) resort was small but fun. Lots of places to eat and the food was great. The beach was fantastic (no rocks or reefs). Nightlife every night in the... More

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Clearwater, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We stayed at Sandos Playacar week of 7/12 through 7/19/14. Just me and hubby, who was celebrating his 60th birthday. We had never tried an all inclusive before, but had been on plenty of cruises, we figured it was somewhat the same concept. But this was much better than any cruise we had ever taken. We started off a little... More

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Additional Information about Sandos Playacar Beach Resort & Spa

Address: Paseo Xaman-Ha | Manzana 1, Lote 1 Fracc.Playacar, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
Location: Mexico > Yucatan Peninsula > Quintana Roo > Riviera Maya > Playa del Carmen
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Sandos Playacar Beach Resort & Spa 4*
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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

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Bar / Lounge Beach Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free Parking Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Shuttle Bus service Spa Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
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#29 Top resorts Hotel in Playa del Carmen #30 Luxury Hotel in Playa del Carmen #33 Spa Hotel in Playa del Carmen #35 Family Hotel in Playa del Carmen #40 On the Beach Hotel in Playa del Carmen #55 Romantic Hotel in Playa del Carmen
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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 
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