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Royal Hideaway Playacar
Ranked #33 of 209 Hotels in Playa del Carmen
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“Still Numero Uno”
Reviewed March 10, 2011

This was our 12th visit to Royal Hideaway since 1999. Periodically we think there must be a better deal somewhere else on the Mayan Riviera. We've tried six other five star resorts. This is still, by far, our favorite! Why? Food, facility, beach and, most importantly, service. The food and drink at Royal Hideaway have always been superb. It is hard to believe it got better but with their new executive chef it did. The facility is small (200 rooms) with a quiet adults only atmosphere. We prefer this type resort. It has all the customary conveniences in the rooms. Plus they have updated their technology with wi-fi in the rooms and 37" flat screen TVs. The beach was expanded two years ago a rebuild from hurricane Wilma. It is now the best beach anywhere to be found (see photo). Service remains Royal Hideaway's major selling point. The bellman welcomed us at the front by name. "Good to have you back", he said. This is typical of all the staff positions from lowest to the top. They make you feel welcome and they care about the quality of your stay. Not to say all is perfect but they continually try to improve. There were a couple of minor hiccups. Nothing serious and they recovered nicely from all of them. With new staff and fluctuating numbers of guests there is a constant management challenge. They continue to be up to the task. We would go back anytime. This is still our favorite resort!

  • Stayed March 2011, traveled as a couple
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this was our third trip to the Royal Hideaway in Playacar. Previous trips had been for both business (small-group seminar in neuroscience) and pleasure (vacation week). This most recent trip was just a winter vacation week, which couldn't have come at a better time after a brutal New England winter. From the moment we arrived, relaxation, fantastic weather, and equally fantastic food where the things that stood out. Clearly, the place is starting to show its age in some ways, although you have to be looking for the signs. They are trying to update things, and the week that we were there they were replacing all of the old CRT type televisions with modern flat-panel TVs. Service at times was a little bit slow, as the resort was reasonably full, but still cheerful, courteous, and friendly. Food in the restaurants was consistently superb. We always enjoy the Asian restaurant the most, but Las Ventanas (their signature New York style gourmet restaurant), the Italian restaurant, and the grill were all superb as well. Lunchtime at the poolside was always a pleasure with endless drinks and a great lunch menu. My only complaint was that their collection of tennis rackets for guests was in a sad state of disrepair (and they promised to rectify that after I talked with staff).

Our concierge Patricia was always friendly, helpful, and gracious.

If you are looking for a place to go that has great nightlife, and a younger clientele, you will probably be disappointed, but if you are looking for a place to relax, superb food, friendly atmosphere, great pools, fantastic beach, and are willing to pay a little bit extra, this is still our favorite place to be for a week in the sun. Highly recommended.

  • Stayed March 2011, traveled as a couple
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Reviewed March 1, 2011

36 Times at Royal Hideaway-Home Away From Home!
We just returned from our 35th and 36th vacation at Royal Hideaway, and yes it is still our favorite spot on earth. We have traveled extensively all over the world, including, the South Pacific, Asia, Indonesia, Europe, the Mid East, etc., and stayed in properties such as the Ritz Carlton. Peninsula, Mandarin Oriental, and other boutique hotels. Why, do we consider Royal Hideaway to be so very wonderful? When we arrive at the property we are not welcomed back, but rather we are welcomed home. The service is fabulous and the staff cannot do enough for you to insure that your vacation is the most spectacular possible. Each individual staff member, from management through maintenance, goes out of his/ her way to do everything he/she can to insure that your stay is fantastic.
I will try to be more specific in regard to individual categories.
Service: Service is impeccable with each and every person who works at RH going out of his/ her way to insure that your vacation is fantastic. The staff members are happy and make it very clear that you are on vacation and that staff is there to meet your needs. Upon arrival you will be given a cool towel and a glass of champagne. You will not stand on a check in line, but rather you will be seated in beautiful Queen Anne style chairs and you will be checked in individually. You will then be taken directly to your room, if ready upon arrival or to the Deck or Spices restaurant, where you can have lunch, overlooking the very blue, majestic ocean or perhaps just to enjoy a drink or a snack. Your concierge, who is assigned to the villa in which your luxury room is situated, is there to address each of your needs. Do you want a particular soft drink, /beer in your refrigerator? Just ask and it will appear. Are you celebrating a special occasion? Your room will be beautifully decorated is honor of the occasion. Oh yes, you will have a warm rose petal bath drawn, for you that you will see upon your arrival. Do you want to go on an excursion? He/ she can plan that for you. Perhaps you want to go to a club in Playa at night. Your concierge can arrange V.I.P. seating and you will be ushered through any crowds and treated royally. Service at Royal Hideaway is always incredible!
Beach and Pools: The beach was totally reclaimed last January/February with the Mexican government spending millions of dollars to restore the white sand beach. It is now magnificent once again; as it was years ago and you can take a twenty minute walk directly into town and Fifth Avenue. Bring flip flips or the pavement will be hot when you arrive in town. There is a treed area that provides shade on the beach, should you so desire, or you can sit under a cabana (of course this is included at no charge). There are two main pools that are directly situated on the beach, with the larger of the two, being the infinity pool that actually sits on the beach with water cascading onto the beach. You can have the best of both worlds with a spectacular view of the ocean and beach while sipping your favorite cocktail in the pool. Waiters will take your order and bring your top shelf drink of choice directly to you on your lounge at the beach/ pool or while you are floating on a mat in the pool. You can also have lunch or a snack delivered directly to your lounge if you don’t wish to suffer the pain of rising from your lounge to sit at a table. You may opt to try the fruit kabobs served around the pool as you are provided with a cool towel to soothe and comfort you. Oh, life is very difficult! Royal Hideaway also has several other pools throughout the property that provide ultimate privacy and seclusion, if that is your preference.
Dining: There are several fine dining restaurants at RH. I will address them each individually.
Aziza: Aziza is the Asian restaurant that serves Japanese, Thai, Asian and Sushi. You can sit at a tepanaki table and watch the chef cook at your table or you may dine at a private table or perhaps privately in the tatami room, where you will be seated in chairs that are low to the ground, around a table. This room is behind sliding doors and you will remove your shoes before entering. It is a nice intimate experience, or perhaps fun to share with friends. You can order anything on the menu regardless of where you are seated. Any combination of items is also fine! You may want to try some sake. Everything is delicious. Save room for desert.
Palazzo. Palazzo is the Italian restaurant where a violin player will serenade you most evenings. The view from this restaurant that rises above all of the villas on the property is majestic. You directly face Cozumel and its magical glow will surely add to your dining experience. You can sample the tasting menu that lets your taste buds explore a bit of the menu in entirety. Or, you can order as you like, and create your own tasting menu. The pastas are superb! Try the Cesar salad, as it is quite unique and very tasty. We are real fans of the delicious corn soup. Tuna, snapper beef, lamb, etc., are all available for main entrees. Do you have special dietary needs? Speak with the chef here or in any of the restaurants and the staff will do everything humanly possible to accommodate you and meet your needs. The tiramisu is a real favorite for dessert, but then again so is each of the savory dessert specialties.
The Grill: The Grill makes a magical transformation from day to evening as it is turned into a divine oceanfront dining establishment, decorated in the colors of sand and sea, featuring, steak, seafood, and fish. Appetizers include, divine yummy, scallops with mushrooms, zesty, ravioli, luscious, Caribbean seafood soup, salads, etc. Dessert features delicious delights as well. The view here is spectacular, and on a clear night you can see all the way to Cozumel as the waves of the ocean, tickle the sand. Don’t miss the opportunity for a romantic pre or post dinner drink on the deck directly on the beach that is adjacent to The Grill. You can sit on lovely white cushions, situated upon wicker as you watch and hear the ocean kiss the beach.
Ventanas: Ventanas is the flagship restaurant of Royal Hideaway and features an international, contemporary menu. You can dine on steaks, lampchops, chicken, seabass, salmon, and octopus. Appetizers are out of this world. Try several, including, tuna toast (my favorite), tomato essence with lamb ravioli (my husband's favorite), shrimp with Portobello mushrooms, gnocchi, creamy rice, etc. Desserts include, chocolate delights, banana cylinder, yoghurt, apple tarts, cheeses, ice cream etc.
A full a la carte breakfast menu is served in Ventanas during times of high occupancy.
There is a fabulous piano bar within Ventanas restaurant where you can enjoy a martini, Bellini or any drink or your choice, while listening to the pianist tickle the keys of a divine black baby grand from Japan. The drinks are beautifully prepared and are a great touch before your dinner or perhaps after.
Spices: Spices features Caribbean/ Mexican cuisine and one of the most fabulous views of the ocean and beach. You can dine on fish, beef, chicken, or more exotic cuisine. Spices is open for breakfast, lunch (a very nice retreat and respite to cool air conditioned comfort for lunch on a hot sunny day). Savor the time and enjoy another frozen margarita of your choosing, or perhaps another glass of wine. Don’t forget to look up in the cupola, and near the bar, where you will see the most spectacular chandelier featuring tropical life. Breakfasts here features a dynamic, delightful buffet complete with every imaginable, fruit, cheese, cereal, pastry, waffles, French toast and yes of course, your omelets of choice. Eggs whites are certainly available. You can enjoy your breakfast or lunch indoors (air conditioned) or on the terrace overlooking the beach and ocean. Dinner is served indoors so you can dine in air conditioned comfort.
The Deck: The Deck offers full service lunch/ snack of your choice from 11:00 a.m. through 6:00 p.m. You can enjoy, salads, sandwiches, burgers, fish, Panini’s, onion rings etc. At times a barbecue is going around the pool, featuring fresh fish, chicken, burgers etc. The great flavorful aroma certainly gets the taste buds going.
The Royal Theater: Enjoy a dinner of choice, served in several courses as you watch a magic show. Where did those women disappear to? Perhaps you may see a Mayan show, or a dance show. The theater is designed in a tiered fashion with all tables facing the stage with a great view of the show. Waiters dressed in tuxedos will serve you as you enjoy the show.
The Chef’s Table in Ventanas: The Chef’s Table is truly a very special experience. If you select this option, you will be treated to a 12 course gourmet dinner of gastronomic splendor and artistry. You will be seated in a white room, enclosed in glass facing the kitchen, where each unique and spectacular dish that is prepared before you will be treated as piece of fine art. The executive chef, along with his culinary team, skillfully prepares each dish, while the dish is viewed on the flat screen television, which is in your private dining room. The executive chef, along with each individual who is responsible for each particular course, enters the private dining room to explain all the intricacies of each dish. A wine pairing is available with this special dinner. The experience is truly incredible. It is a fantastic option for any special occasion. Your concierge can arrange this for you. There is an additional fee for this experience; however, it is worth every penny. Don’t forget to bring your camera as you will certainly want to photograph the cuisine!!
Bars: Don’t miss Allegria. It is the spot where everyone gathers after dinner to share the day, enjoy a cocktail/soft drink. Cappuccino, etc. and listen to The Royal Band, composed of several talented musicians and a very talented singer. Some evenings feature, karaoke, trivia, casino night, etc., prior to a band and or singer. The night becomes what you make of it. If you arrive at Allegria and there are not many people there yet, stay there and when other couples see you, they too will join in. Before you know it, a large group will be there to join in the festivities. We have heard people say that there is not much entertainment here; however, we have not found that to be the case in general. We danced away, practically every evening until we closed Allegria at 1:00 a.m. There were several nights where everyone would not let the entertainers end their sets as they were incredibly talented and quite dynamic. Everyone was having a great time! Ventanas Piano Bar: This features diner music and a modern cosmopolitan atmosphere where you can enjoy pre and post dinner drinks. The tiramisu martini is very yummy and to die for! The Bar at the Grill: Enjoy a pre or post dinner drink overlooking the ocean and sand. You can find a secluded, romantic spot to enjoy a cocktail overlooking the sea.
Accommodations: RH has 200 rooms… comprised of 192 luxury rooms as well as 6 junior suites and 2 Presidential suites. The duplex, junior suites, feature a living room/dining area and an additional bathroom on one floor and the bedroom on the other floor. The Presidential suites feature a living room, dining area, bedroom and an additional bathroom all on one floor. You may be interested to know that all of the rooms have or in the process of receiving, FLAT SCREEN TELEVISIONS. The rooms/suites are in villas, with some villas having three floors and some two floors. Each room has a mini fridge, where your concierge will insure that your drinks of choice are kept chilled with ample supply. Your bathroom is quite large and features jetted tubs and twin sinks. The toilet area is completely private and separated from the main bathroom by a door. Your room has a tropical ceiling fan and of course air conditioning. All rooms have either a balcony or a terrace so you can gaze upon sunrise or sunset, or perhaps you can try to name the constellations visible on many clear nights. Rooms are either King or Queen bedded, depending upon your preference.
Until we first encountered Royal Hideaway in the spring of 1999, (It was built in the Fall of 1998), we never returned to the same resort more than once. Royal Hideaway is very unique. It has a positive, upbeat, infectious spirit that is very different from any other place we have ever been. My husband uses the phrase; Royal Hideaway is large enough to be social, yet small enough to be intimate. Royal Hideaway has a very high return rate of guests, who all are anxious to return to RH, once they have been truly spoiled and pampered by the Royal Hideaway experience. We highly recommend Royal Hideaway to you, as it is our favorite place on earth. We will be back very soon, as we can’t stay away, and we hope to meet you there. We know that Royal Hideaway will soon become one of your favorite places on earth as well.

  • Stayed February 2011, traveled as a couple
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Reviewed February 23, 2011

There’s not a lot I can add that hasn’t already been said by other reviewers. This is a lovely hotel and we thoroughly enjoyed our 10 night stay. The food, grounds, rooms, beach, pool and other facilities are all really good. The staff are lovely and really try to give you as good a service as possible. Our concierge Patricia was really lovely and was always available to help and offer advice. In fact *all* the staff are wonderful and I cannot praise them enough.

I have a couple of cons. First there is some noise from the resorts on either side. It’s not a problem during the day, but you can definitely hear the “activities” at night. Thankfully it doesn’t go on too late nor is it too loud. We go to bed real early on holiday and this bothered us slightly, but not too much. We were in Villa 23 which is up against the Occidental Allegro. I'd asked for a central villa, but they weren't available apparently.

Second, the portions at some of the restaurants are rather small, occasionally necessitating a call to room service afterwards. This was especially true at the Club Royal one night where the starter was 2 x 2cm long tiny bits of cream cheese wrapped in smoked salon. This was followed by a mouthful of cauliflower soup in a cocktail glass and the main was a couple of morsels from a leg and a breast of a tiny (Pigeon sized?) chicken (allegedly) which was barely edible. My partners grouper fish actually was inedible. The best bit was desert which was bigger, though I am struggling to remember what it was. It all seemed rather unnecessary and parsimonious to be honest. Portions are also small (though absolutely delicious) at Ventanas.

This was the absolute exception, otherwise I cannot find fault with any of the meals we had. We had lovely lunches at the Deck and lovely meals at the all restaurants. Our favourites were Azia (the Sushi is to die for), the Grill (steaks - yum) and Palazzo.

Dress code is enforced at Azia, Palazzo and Ventanas, well more or less anyway. I had a bit of an upset one night when the greeter thought my blue grey chinos were jeans. She clearly hadn't looked properly and choose to take me to task in a full bar. Sadly, she embarrassed both of us rather publicly. Another night at Palazzo we saw some visitors being given VIP treatment who were wearing jeans with impunity.

There's no real towel game here, though it must be said that people tend to hit the pool early. We were at the pool most days by 9am.

My partner had a Thai massage and said it was really good.

If you are looking for a quiet adult only resort within easy striking distance of central Playa then you should look no further. This is the one.

  • Stayed February 2011, traveled as a couple
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Reviewed February 18, 2011

This was our second trip to RH and just as was the case the first time here, amazing best describes the experience. As many others have said, you are treated like royalty from the time you check in to the sad departure. Check in is 3PM, but if you arrive earlier they will tell you where to change so you can get to the beach or lunch at the Deck. Having traveled extensively, I must say that this is now our favorite warm get away spot but it is a laid back experience and there just isn't much night life here. Sure you can go into town which is only a $5.00 cab ride but if you want to simply relax, this is it.

The restaurants are all very good with our favoirte being Pallazo. Las Ventanas was a real dissapointment both this year and last. Other reviews listed it as their favorite, but we had poor service as well as dishes that were not good. Specifically, having ordered a steak medium rare it came out with not a hint of red. More troublesome was the waiter who couldn't explain much of anything other than why we were disappointed. Luckily we had a reservation for both Las Ventanas and Pallazo on Valentines Day and cancelled the Las Ventanas one. Our Valentines Day dinner at Pallazo was phenominal. Our waiter was attentive and there was not one miss step in the experience. The food was exceptional once again, as this was our second time there on this trip. Our next favorite was the asian restaurant. Then Spices. All in all the food is great at this resort, as good as many expensive restaurants back home. I really believe that our experience at Las Ventanas was the exception rather than the rule and will try it again next year.
we can't say enough about this place other than to say you will not be disappointed!!

  • Stayed February 2011, traveled as a couple
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Reviewed February 16, 2011

Just returned from the Occidental Royal Hideaway in Playacar and quite anxious to share this information with those who have already booked or are considering booking. Hope this is helpful!

General:
First, I should mention that this resort is really adults only - even though the resort says 13 and over, there wasn't one couple under 30 there. It's truly an adults only / couples only resort. It is a quiet, elegant place to relax and regroup.

The Grounds and Facilities:
Top notch. This is a beautiful resort surrounded by lush gardens, waterfalls, ponds and walkways. There are only 200 rooms, so it's a smaller resort than many of those larger ones. This means more personal service. There are two main pools and about 4 smaller ones scattered around the property. The pools were never crowded. The two main pools do not play music or have those loud activities there, so if you are looking for that "YEEHA" kind of pool volleyball thing, this is not the resort for you. If you are going to relax, have peace and quiet, then yes, it's the resort for you!

The Rooms, The Restaurants, The Lobby, Lobby Bar, Etc:
Each building has a private concierge who will arrange the a la carte dinners (translation: NO standing in line for 20 minutes like you have to at some resorts).

We had her arrange all our dinners, she just booked us in to a different restaurant every night at the time we said we'd prefer, and that was that. Never once was our choice "booked up" so we got what we wanted.

The food was great from start to finish. One thing - there are two breakfast places - the buffet (closer to the water, at Spices) and La Ventanas, near the lobby. Spices is a very small buffet , so you may be surprised by this if you are used to those mega resorts with what seems like acres of buffet! But it's a smaller resort, so bear that in mind. The food is just as good, really. If you don't want to do the small buffet, check out La Ventanas - it's a la carte and has a lovely menu and very attentive service. The hotel has a dinner theatre - definitely worth checking out.

House wine there is great! I'm a wine drinker and sometimes these hotels have mediocre (at best!) wine, but this was Chilean and I liked it a lot. Four varietals to choose from, so you can get what you want.

The lobby is gorgeous! You enter an open air lobby and then to the right is the front desk staff.

Actually the whole resort is gorgeous. Check in was FAST and courteous, and while we were there quite early and our room wasn't ready, we just went and had lunch and by the time we were done our room was ready for us.

There is no disco on the property, and no nightlife really, but they do have a beautiful lobby bar/piano bar, so enjoy that. It's a relaxed atmosphere. They also have afternoon tea (high tea) but we were too busy relaxing on that beautiful beach (more on that in a moment).

Ok, the room - they are really nice. They look just like the photos in the website. The jacuzzi tub is a little smaller than the ones in the newer resorts, but still ... this place is a few years old so we knew that. Seperate shower is nice, and really nice amenities (shampoo, conditioner, shower gel, soap) are a nice touch.

There is limited shopping on the property, but being so close to Playa del Carmen it's not an issue anyway. The gift shop we found to be overpriced, but isn't that always the case on resorts anyway? Just get whatever stuff you need in town.

The Beach and Overall Location of Resort:
The beach is huge, and gorgeous. They've rebuilt it (check out the website) and it's lovely. Lots of beach chairs and nobody did that "get there at 4 am and throw a towel on a chair and then go back up to bed" stuff. There were always lots of chairs, never a challenge to find a great place to suntan.

The resort is about a 15 minute walk to Playa del Carmen, along a nice side street in Playacar. It's a great location. You can also walk to town on the beach. Either way will get you there.

The Staff:
What nice people. They work so hard and were always genuinely friendly to guests. They do want you to have a great time, so please treat them well, tip them and just say "thanks" because they really do appreciate it. Whatever you need, they will try their best to accommodate.

So overall, this is a terrific spot for a QUIET, relaxing holiday. If you want the noisy club scene with all day activities at the pool, this is not the spot for that. However, if you appreciate stunning grounds, superb service and a very quiet, mature and upscale environment, treat yourselves and go here! You will not be disappointed.

I think that just about covers it except to answer that very important question: "Would we go back?" You bet, in a heartbeat. In fact, we'll probably head there next year again. It's really a gem.

Any questions, happy to discuss. Have a great holiday.

  • Stayed February 2011, traveled as a couple
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Reviewed February 16, 2011

This was our 2nd trip to the Royal Hideaway and this time it was just the 2 of us. It managed to exceed our expectations AGAIN! The Dining, the pools, the staff ...oh the staff! Edgar (Eddy) Rivera was our personal concierge and boy did we hit the jackpot! The first day he greeted us and asked what we would like- we started in the wonderful daybeds w/ champagne & guacamole then went on to get ready for our first night at the resort...dining at one of their amazing restaurants! Night 2 we wanted a little dancing, so when Eddy was asked- he recommended V.I.P. tickets to the CocoBongo... WOW, is an understatement! We passed all of the people in the line to enter our private area directly across from the stage with open bar and a view that was SPECTACULAR! We danced until 3 then ate pizza @ a local hot spot next door...amazing! Night three Eddy booked us V.I.P. @ Brahma & then night 4 we went to Mandolin. Each night was completely different and I only wish we had a night 5 so we could see what Eddy had in store for us. The best part is each night he was always around, making sure we were safe & having fun. Eddy made this our best vacation! The Royal Hideaway provided an amazing- relaxing place to eat, soak in the sun, nap in a daybed & unwind. This was a PERFECT combination and a secret I only share because every marriage deserves this luxury! We are recharged !!! I want to be there right now :)

  • Stayed December 2010, traveled as a couple
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Property: Royal Hideaway Playacar
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
#19 Top resorts Hotel in Playa del Carmen
#25 Spa Hotel in Playa del Carmen
#27 Luxury Hotel in Playa del Carmen
#27 On the Beach Hotel in Playa del Carmen
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
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 & Occidental Hotel Playa Del Carmen
Royal Hideaway Playacar And Occidental Resorts
Royal Hideaway Playa Del Carmen
Royal Hideaway Mexico
Occidental Royal Hideaway
Royal Hideaway Playacar Riviera Maya/Playa Del Carmen, Mexico

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