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Royal Hideaway Playacar
Ranked #37 of 211 Hotels in Playa del Carmen
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Reviewed July 28, 2013

My wife and I travelled to the Royal Hideaway Playacar for our honeymoon in the middle of July 2013. She had some family that had stayed at RH for their honeymoon, and our travel agent had stayed there as well. I don’t know where to start to describe this resort…

Service: Unbelievable. From the time you check in until you leave, people are seeking you out to accommodate your wishes. The wait staff was ALWAYS smiling and tolerated our attempts at broken Spanish while we ordered everything on the menu. There are a lot of positives about the resort, but this is their biggest emphasis. There are people constantly walking around the pool and beach areas to take drink and food orders. We had a couple delicious lunches on lounge chairs just 50 yards from the ocean. The staff at the nighttime restaurants is no different. Each dining experience felt like we were eating at 5-star restaurant because of the respect and level of service that each person provided. Sandra was our concierge, and she took care of our reservations and arranged excursions. She was fantastic and facilitated anything we needed. We had problems with our room and a lost reservation our first couple days at RH. When we politely brought these issues up to the front desk, they went to work for us. We had to switch rooms, and asked that we receive nothing less than what we paid for. Incidentally, they upgraded us to the Presidential Suite overlooking the beach! It was a dream come true for honeymooners, and we did not expect it. I feel like those that complain about poor service at Royal Hideaway do not bring their issues to the front desk. Jair, the Rooms Manager could not have been more professional or polite during the process and I encourage those that have an issue with their stay to speak up, because these people are in the business to make your vacation a memorable one.

Food/Drinks: Exceptional. Those that are afraid of the “All-Inclusive” stigma need not worry about the quality of the food at RH. My wife and I are big eaters, and we were blown away at how good the food was. We ate breakfast at the Spices buffet every morning. The only buffet on the property, but it was a good one. They changed up some of the Mexican dishes every day, had fresh fruit, omelet station, and more. You couldn’t go wrong. Lunch came from the Deck, which was a solid grill with a good variety of a la carte choices. Spices also turned into a lunch spot, and we had a great meal of traditional Mexican dishes there while overlooking the Caribbean Sea. Not bad at all…
The nighttime restaurants offered great quality and variety. You needed reservations in advance, which we made the day before or morning of through Sandra. Be aware that they require slacks and closed-toed shoes for the men. I enjoyed that, and the quality of the restaurants warranted it.
Las Ventanas – This is a fine-dining restaurant that is a chain, perhaps like a regional version of Morton’s or Ruth’s Chris. When our friends found out that it was included in the All-Inclusive plan, they were blown away. We showed up early to hang at the bar and soak up the atmosphere. The bartender Joel could not have been more pleasant, and helped us plan our trip into Playa del Carmen for later in the week. He made some darn good drinks as well. Everything about the place is elegant, from the setting to the piano player. We loved it and the food was excellent. We enjoyed a 5-course meal that would have cost several hundred dollars back home.
Azia – This was a fun place that offered dishes from all over the Orient. Still a nice atmosphere, we ate here twice. The first time, we sat at a table and thoroughly enjoyed course after course of delicious food. The second time, we asked to sit at the Hibachi/Teppenyaki table where we were seated with 6 other people while our chef Victor entertained us and cooked a fine meal.
Palazzo – The Italian restaurant in the rotation may have been our favorite. The food was exceptional, and halfway through the meal, they brought us some champagne from the house to commemorate our honeymoon. Once again, we were blown away by the food and exceptional service.
Club Royale – Is a theater outfitted with dining tables and couches to fit couples and groups. They showed two performance the week we were there, a Mexican Fiesta and an Elvis Show. We had planned to skip the two weekly shows in favor of dinner elsewhere, especially when we heard that the buffet food at the Fiesta was average. But we got adventurous about the Elvis Show, especially when we heard that Las Ventanas was catering a 4-course meal (they share a kitchen). We were so happy we went, and were rewarded with enormous lobster and delicious steak along with several other incredible courses. The show itself was wonderful. The band covered some classics like Steely Dan and the Eagles before an Elvis impersonator came out and put on a show. We loved it, as did the others who gave it a shot. The setting of the theater was romantic as well.
Room Service – The food at all the restaurants was exceptional. And with the all-inclusive package, it was your own fault if you went hungry. But sometimes, you want a midnight snack. We sure did, and we ordered nachos, pizza, and quesadillas a number of times before or after dinner. Allow 20-30 minutes for delivery, but it was nice being able to lounge in the room and have food brought to us.

The Grounds at Royal Hideaway: The entire resort was beautiful. The many pools along the walkway from the lobby to the beach made it feel like paradise amidst the vegetation. There were always workers improving the grounds in some way (picking up trash, sweeping the bridges, manicuring the beach, et al) as we walked around. The lobby was immaculate and clean. The spa was incredible. The entire place felt spotless, and the staff worked hard to maintain that.

The Rooms: The rooms are clean, but not spectacular. We started with a Luxury Ocean View and were satisfied. The minibar in every room was fantastic, and they refilled it with water, beer, and sodas every day. The standard rooms, however, are not a big attraction at RH. The two of us had plenty of space to store our luggage and be comfortable, but they are not the luxurious suites with all the amenities you might find elsewhere. The Presidential Suite, on the other hand, was incredible. One bedroom, two bathrooms, large living room, an enormous Jacuzzi tub, a balcony with lounge chairs, a hammock, and a Jacuzzi tub overlooking the pool/beach. For those looking to travel in style, this room category is for you.

Overall: We loved Royal Hideaway and are recommending it to everyone. We want to go back ASAP and aren't interested in looking elsewhere. The atmosphere is relatively subdued. They had a Karaoke Night, salsa lessons, and more, but those looking for more of a party scene would find it too quiet. There were several neighboring resorts that had some music playing and looked more active as we walked the beach. RH is about relaxing and enjoying great food and great service in a beautiful setting.

Room Tip: Ocean View Rooms are closer to the pool/beach/breakfast area. But the resort is intimate enough that...
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  • Stayed: July 2013, traveled as a couple
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Reviewed July 25, 2013

this was my first travel to Mexico, im soimpressed by all the details we had during our stay, the food is amazing, special Palazzo, just Delicious!!! the drinks are amazing, and theres always smiling to you and asking if you need something special. we had a wonderful concierge Roger, on the first day we stop by and he arranged all dinner on good timing (no problems with dine around 7:30) a waiter by the pool (cant remember his name :(, any way everybody where amazing. Thank you royal hideway till next july 2014.

Room Tip: Ask for Villa 31, looking to garden on top floor.
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RoyalHideaway1, Reputation Management at Royal Hideaway Playacar, responded to this reviewResponded August 7, 2013

Dear Samie M.

It’s great to know that you had beautiful memories from your first trip to Mexico and even more that we were part of this. Thank you so much for your kind words regarding the staff and our resort.

We will be waiting for you next July 2014!

Cordially,

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Reviewed July 23, 2013

My wife and I recently visited the Playa area for the first time and stayed at the Royal Hideaway. While Mexico is much americanized we enjoyed it and the Royal Hideaway provided us with what we were looking for in an anniversary celebration but with a couple issues.

We had requested a second floor room but were given first floor. We explained this at check in and they said to check back in morning and they would move us because at the time none were available. We entered our room and found it quit warm but figured the air was probably set higher so we lowered it and went to dinner. We ate at the Palazzo and discovered that they were having problems with their A/C as well. After returning to our room and realized it was no cooler, we went to the front desk and asked to be moved due to A/C issue. We were told they should have it repaired within an hour. Finally at 11pm, they moved us into another room, with adequate air and ironically on the second floor. Second issue for us was they want you to us your concierge for all request. However, for the most part our concierge was hard to find and didn’t follow through. We requested water and it seemed we always had to chase someone down to get it. Upon departure we call for a Bellman and was told one would be there at 10am. By 10:15am, we walked to the Bellman station and they had no record of our request but immediately retrieved our luggage.

I only mention these issues to give an honest review and question the designation of a Leading Hotel (which I am sure is just an organization a hotel of this level can join).

Would we return? Most definitely but may try another resort before because we had to be very persistent to get moved into a room with proper A/C which one shouldn’t have to do when vacationing, especially during low season when the resort is not at 100%.

Overall, we had a great stay. The beach and pool area are beautiful and the layout of the resort is second to none. Food: excellent, with exception to steaks which we found only average (may be a Mexico thing). Service: very good. Room Service: excellent. Concierge: needs improvement. Facilities: very good. Villa: could use updating especially exterior where wrought iron is rusting away. Would give 4.5 stars.

  • Stayed: July 2013, traveled as a couple
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Reviewed July 23, 2013

I visited RHP at the end of Jan 2012. I have been to 5* resorts in the Mayan Riviera many times, first time at RHP. I found RHP a great place overall, and will likely go back, but there are some weaknesses of significant note. Make sure your priorities are a match to the resort; otherwise a mismatch will result in disappointment. The key is to know what to expect. The following is my feedback.

I picked this resort for its reputation, location, beach, smaller size, quieter crowd, adults-only, and a la carte dining. The resort did not disappoint here, and it is top notch in these regards.

I've included pictures of the beach, facilities, restaurants, food, and menus.


LOCATION:

RHP is primarily a Playa Del Carmen resort. This is a huge factor for me, meaning it is walkable to 5th Avenue shops and restaurants in what is a decent sized city (150,000). It is about a 20-30 minute walk to the west edge of 5th avenue from the RHP along the beach. I tend to visit 5th Avenue a fair amount as there is lots to see and do. The walk isn’t as convenient or short as The Royal Playa Del Carmen (RPDC) resort, but it is still really good compared to most other resorts that you have to shuttle or cab in from. The proximity to 5th avenue was a significant determinant in choosing RHP for me.

While the resort may be quiet and not a lot going on in the evenings, the short walk or taxi to 5th avenue will take you to a very lively atmosphere. And the evening entertainment options are vast, including a large nightclub show atmosphere at Coco Bongo.

There is also the Playacar Plaza a few feet away from RHP in playacar and it is a great place to shop and see things, without going all the way to 5th avenue. Furthermore there is an aviary within a 15 minute walk of RHP in Playacar (google for it), and they have some great birds to see, after paying an entrance fee. Bring a nice camera.


ATMOSPHERE:

This resort is quiet, romantic, and reserved, with 5 star exotic dining. Do not go if you want a happening atmosphere. I met one couple who thought it was too quiet. Upon arrival we were treated to champagne and check-in at the foyer.

The resort is not very large, so you don’t have a lot of room to explore, but it is lush with plants and some wildlife (capybaras and iguanas). The grounds were kept immaculate with many staff working there. Lots of flowering plants, gardens, waterways, but not much grass, so most walking was confined to the paths. There are not a lot of private areas, like what can be the case on a large resort, but on the other hand RHP is easy to walk about and navigate.

The infrastructure is very nice, but not as eye-popping as other resorts. Not much polished stone compared to other places. The low rise and low # of units villa design lends a quiet and calming overall feel to the resort.

The age demographics were on the older side, with very very few people under 20. Mostly couples, with a lot of people from the UK, Europe, and Canada.


AMENITIES:

If you want a great beach, you should be impressed here. The beach restoration in 2010 included RHP and there is 80 metres of width of nice white sand. This beach blows away any other Mayan Riviera and Caribbean beach I’ve been to (see my other reviews by clicking on my name and then contributions). I have not seen a wider beach anywhere in the Caribbean, nor Mayan Riviera. Being a small resort there is a lot of room on the beach for the low number of guests. Beach chairs are nice and staff can set up shelters for two chairs to sit under in the midday sun (see pictures). Very nice service here. Servers are on the beach, but alcohol service is very slow and spotty. I have had notably better beach alcohol service at other resorts. I found it far better to get up and go get a drink at the bar at RHP. There is also nice swimming right in front of the resort. I should mention beaches throughought Playa Del Carmen have been eroding from the 2010 restoration (read my RPDC reviews by clicking on my name and then on contributions to read about the massive changes there), and RHP is no exception (though much slower). The beach is unbelievable great now at RHP, but will get smaller year to year. Go there soon if you want the best it has to offer.

There was never a problem getting a chair on the beach, but the towel game took many of the best pool chairs early in the morning.

The room was nice, but not to the level of other resorts I have been to. Not much marble, older tub, and a more dated look. The RPDC has much nicer rooms and finishings. This isn't a brand new resort so don't expect the 'new' feel.

We got a room for two double beds and it turns out there are only a couple of double bed rooms on the resort, none of which are anywhere near the beach either. That was disappointing. Further, as mentioned in other reviews, the villas on the edge of the resort can be subject to off-resort noise. The centre villas are the best in my opinion.

The two main pools were nice, but some fixing was needed (broken tiles, etc.) and RHP can do better here. There is a cold hot-tub and a warmer hot tube by the beach as well which is a nice tough. The tubs and pools further inside the resort were not used much by anyone. As noted earlier this is a smaller resort, so pool options are limited compared to larger resorts. This may bother some people, not others.

Liquor selection is a highlight. Better than RPDC in my opinion. Tap beer is Corona and many high end liquor bottles available but you have to request them (which is usually the case at all resorts), such as grey goose, bacardi anejo, Don Julio blanco and repasado, Bombay, and single malt scotch. I recommend trying the Don Julio Reposado tequila (straight, margarita's, etc). This is premium tequila and a very enjoyable option. There were a number of bars at the resort, but again they weren’t all open all the time. Ask for the drink menu because there are a lot of things to try.

There is a lot to do on the resort for free, with a daily activities board. Tequila tastings, wine tastings, yoga, spanish lessons, fresh fruit, aqua-aerobics, boccie ball, ping pong, etc.

Other resort touches I appreciated included high tea, early afternoon saxophone player at the main pool, free internet wifi (room)and computers (lobby) that worked well and weren't overly busy like other resorts, and local artisans setting up jewellery and pottery in one spot on resort.


RESTAURANTS

The restaurants were amazing for food and service, but there were some restaurant weaknesses too. The food was a resort highlight. Be wary if you are a meat and potatoes person or want all day buffets. You may find the a la carte restaurants and the resort restaurant options limiting and the food too exotic at many of the restaurants. Be prepared to dress up for dining. There were some very nicely dressed people at dinners and it can be quite formal; shorts/ t-shirts won't get you in to many restaurants. Bring more than one set of nice clothes.

The breakfast buffet had a dedicated omlette/egg chef. English muffins, bread, bagels, toaster, 8+ sandwich meats, 8+ cheeses, french toast, pancakes, sausages, bacon, hashbrowns, fresh fruits (papaya, mango, apples, pears, japanese pears, oranges, pineapple, kiwi, honeydew, cantaloupe, etc), fresh juices including pineapple and papaya, nuts, smoked salmon, deserts, , etc, etc, etc. Tasty.

The menu’s had amazing food with as much attention to presentation as the taste. Great stuff. Dedicated dessert menus as well. Make sure to ask for the specials of the day. I found the specials to be some of the best meals. Restaurants tended to have 4 course option meals, with 4-5 options per course. Want 3 appetizers and to skip a course? No problem. Comments about small portions are strange.... just order more. There were no restrictions on amount or selections. It takes 1-2 hours to eat at some of the restaurants over the 4 course meal. It is a relaxing experience, but I heard some people complaining about that, so if you are not into the dining experience, this may not be for you. I dined on roasted duck breast, angus beef rib eye, much excellent ceviche, sushi, octopus, squid, shrimp, lobster, rack of lamb, salads, penne, linguini, freshly baked buns (including cornbread, olive bread, white and whole wheat), exotic sauces / additions / desserts.

The Deck and Spices (beside each other at the beach) were lunch restaurants. The Deck was more busy and casual in food options, while Spices had finer a la carte options and more Mexican dishes. I preferred Spices (watch it as they aren’t open as long), and they had amazing ceviche. I really enjoyed all restaurants for supper options but these ones stood out: the theater restaurant had amazing shows and we went twice (they had more than one show); Las Ventanas was the fanciest and we would do that multiple times again; Palazzo (Italian) had amazing food and atmosphere and we did it multiple times.

Many of the restaurants had live music as well, which was a very nice thought. The by the beach had a guitar player, the Italian restaurant had a violin player, Las Ventanas had the Piano Bar player (but only at a few times).

Now for the restaurant weaknesses. The restaurants weren't always open; it was staggered between days so one had to make sure a restaurant was open to book it. And also, while at first glance it may appear there are a lot of restaurant choices at RHP, it is not so because restaurants aren't open every night. Other resorts such as RPDC do better with having all restaurants open every night.

At RHP, Spices and the Deck were the only lunch restaurant options, and Spices had shorter lunch hours (closed at 2:30 pm). If you wanted lunch or a bite to eat at 2:30 pm or later there was only one place until supper (could still get room service though). The Deck turned into Meditaranno in the evening for supper (not always open though). Ventanas, Palazzo, and Ventanas were open 2-3 days per week generally, from what I remember. Further, the show restaurant (Club Royale) was only sparingly open one to two days per week, so be careful or you will miss seeing it. With such a system people can miss out on trying a restaurant, which would be a pity. I recommend booking the restaurants you want early in your trip. The best times at the best restaurants go quickly. Wait longer to book at your own peril. You can re-book your restaurants at any time with your concierge as well.

Also, in a 10 day stay, only once were there two breakfast restaurants open. Almost all the time there, only one breakfast restaurant was open, and the result was usually a line-up and waiting time to get in. Other resorts I have been to in the Mayan Riviera do not have this issue, such as RPDC. RHP breakfast did have a very nice full food buffet.


SERVICE

Service had some great aspects, but unfortunately some not so great aspects. We tipped as well. Staff was friendly and some were super friendly. I made some friends there. The 24 hour room menu has good selection and service. We were very happy with the bartender and restaurants service. Bar tenders would make any drink I asked for, and even track down all required ingredients, such as ice cream. Ricardo was a great bartender through our stay there and I thank him personally for his service and the experience.

Each villa has its own concierge, but they can disappear for long periods of time. And I did find the service to be lacking with my villa concierges. These services are important since they are all your room-based needs. There was much more of a can’t-do attitude than can-do. A few examples here… I was told that beer bottles (they didn’t have corona cans) weren’t allowed to be ordered to the room bar fridge because they were glass … yet champagne glasses and bottles were allowed (with complaining about these inconsistencies, they did change their mind, but it took time and was disappointing). They refused to stock the room fridge with coca cola products as well (again, with some persuasion, they changed their mind). Also, they initially refused to put boxes of orange juice into the bar fridge, but later were able to do that. No ended up being yes for all of these requests eventually, but with far too much work, time, and persuasion by myself. Too bad. I’ve never struggled as near as much in other resorts to get these same room concierge services and villa concierge service has been better at many other resorts. RPDC has RHP beat by a mile here.


OTHER

As for overall trip info there are many things to do off resort at RHP, but bring money. The hotel foyer can direct you to tour and activity bookings. I recommend you doing something off resort because there is so much available. Just book early in your vacation the things you want to do, especially when having good weather. Weather is a factor for ocean activities. High wind and your deep sea fishing will be cancelled. Catch a cold and you can’t do scuba. Cancelling/rebooking activities is not a problem. For larger tours to ruins and such, discuss transportation options because shuttle options can range from vans to large luxury tour buses. And a long ride in a van the way they drive can be a negative experience for some people. On top of booking early I recommend booking day on, day off, for activities. This works out to a nice balance, and at times you'll need the rest.

If you are going to do some things I recommend being at the resort for longer than 7 days. Time goes by fast and there is so much to take in.

Mexico has its act together for activities and options. They are very well organized and have tons of activities/options. Within 15-20 minutes of the resort is a PGA golf course, scuba at the world's 2nd largest reef, ceynotes, snorkelling there too, horse back riding, ATV tours, jet skiing, deep sea fishing, catamaran tours and playa del carmen 20 min away. Further away is swim with dolphins, more ceynotes, zip lines, jungle tours, visit the world largest natural marine aquarium, pirate ship dining, shuttles to cancun (party tours), etc. Three major ruins are also within travelling distance. The closest is Tulum, then Coba, then Ek Balam, and Chichen itza. I recommend Chichen Itza combined with Ek Balam (fully climbable and the temple is very detailed and high) and pay the extra $$ for a guide. It is so so worth it.

More specifically, I recommend the Barcelo Maya cenotes for visiting and snorkelling, Yal ku and Akumal Beach for more snorkelling. Google for info. I would not tour, but rather taxi or collective to them. Be on your own schedule.

On 5th Avenue in the plaza (near plaza la fiesta in paseo del Carmen) on the west edge is viva margaritas. These are the best margaritas and drinks I’ve had in the area. Amazing pina colada.

Air Canada reps were very poorly organized this trip. They need to do better.



OVERALL

Here are the quick highlights.

POSITIVES
- Location location location (PDC is great to walk and for shopping, food, drink, dancing, etc.)
- Best beach by far yet in Caribbean
- Great food and restaurants
- Quiet and adults only
- Great bar service and selection

NEGATIVES
- Poor service from room concierges
- Dated rooms and finishings
- Limited restaurant options each day because they aren’t always open (especially breakfast)
- Limited pool options (because a small resort)

Summary - RHP has some of the best aspects of a vacation I've experienced but frustratingly they missed the mark on a few service levels. They also have a few shortcomings (see list above) that may detract enjoyment for some people. The resort is so close in some ways to bliss. Decide what is most important for you. Overall I was very happy and will likely return if the vacation cost does not further increase over the cost of other resorts.

The Mayan Riviera itself continues to be my favourite Caribbean destination.

  • Stayed: January 2013, traveled with family
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Reviewed July 22, 2013

my husband is an artist he always brings art materials to paint the lovely scenery. The staff is the main reason we come back to this hotel each year. Mexico is full of the most wonderful people and they all seem to work here. music is great very low and mellow tea time is our favorite.New bicycles good addition.More mexican buffets at night would be great. More of a mexican nightclub show would improve the entertainment. We will see you soon every year.

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  • Stayed: February 2013, traveled as a couple
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Reviewed July 22, 2013

It was the nearly perfect get away. The food was the best I have tasted!!! The atmosphere was just beautiful! The service floored me.....couldn't believe how hard they worked to accommodate and comfort us! The rooms were very nice as were the comfortable mattress.....no problem sleeping!! We just love everything at The Royal Hideaway except it was too quiet at night. There were only a few things to go during our stay. Oh, another thing we didn't care for was we had to make reservations for dinners at night. When I'm on vacation I just like to eat whenever. I still give the resort a 5!

  • Stayed: April 2013, traveled with family
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Reviewed July 21, 2013

My husband and I got back from The Royal Hideaway a couple weeks ago after an amazing 8 days there. This was not only our first time at the Hideaway, but also our first time in Mexico. We could not have made a better choice! It was the perfect place for our honeymoon. From the beautiful grounds, to the amazing restaurants, to the careful attention to details, everything about this resort was absolutely fantastic. The beach was gorgeous along with the infinity pool! The piano bar, and Bar Allegro were fun places of entertainment at night! We were lucky enough to eat at every restaurant, and we were not disappointed once. The food was to-die-for! The staff really made our stay enjoyable too, including Javier, Fray, Eduardo, Laura, and our awesome concierge, Roger. Thanks guys! We cannot wait to go back, and we hope it's soon!

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Address: Lote Hotelero No. 6 Fracc., Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico (Formerly Royal Hideaway Playacar & Occidental Resorts)
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Location: Mexico > Yucatan Peninsula > Quintana Roo > Riviera Maya > Playa del Carmen
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Beach Beverage Selection Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Shuttle Bus service Spa Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#12 Romantic Hotel in Playa del Carmen
#14 Green Hotel in Playa del Carmen
#18 Family Hotel in Playa del Carmen
#20 Top resorts Hotel in Playa del Carmen
#26 Spa Hotel in Playa del Carmen
#28 Luxury Hotel in Playa del Carmen
#28 On the Beach Hotel in Playa del Carmen
Price Range: $301 - $656 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Royal Hideaway Playacar 4.5*
Number of rooms: 201
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Award winning luxury all inclusive resort set along the beautiful beaches of Playa del Carmen, Mexico. Ideal setting in a serene environment for complete rest and relaxation. Adults only. Member of The Leading Hotels of the World. 2008 winner of the coveted AAA 5 Diamond Award. 11 villas with private concierge are spread throughout the property's immaculate grounds. Six gourmet restaurants serve delicasies in menu-style dining. A full service spa offers the ultimate in papmering and body treatments. Personalzied service and attention to detail set this resort a world apart. ... more   less 
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Also Known As:
Royal Hideaway Playacar And Occidental Resorts
Royal Hideaway Playacar & Occidental Hotel Playa Del Carmen
Royal Hideaway Playa Del Carmen
Royal Hideaway Mexico
Occidental Royal Hideaway
Royal Hideaway Playacar Riviera Maya/Playa Del Carmen, Mexico

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