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Gilze, The Netherlands
Reviewed 21 November 2011

It was just absolutely gorgious. We went for 14 days and stayed in the beach area. The rooms & bathroom were bright and large. The bed is firm because the matras is on a concrete underground but it did not keep us from having a good night's sleep. We had jungle view (room 2345) which was quiet, beautiful but still...

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4Thank Miranda576
Reviewed 21 November 2011

Huge resort with all the commodites. Everything from good dining to great entertainment Very friendly Mexican hospitality. Fantastic beach and lucky enough for great weather Guests from the 4 corners of the world All around, Sandos delivers

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Scotland
Reviewed 19 November 2011

We stayed in the sandos for 2 weeks and were not disapointed. The only negatives are the time share people who made us. feel uncomfortable almost every day. The food was very good every night with something for everyone . The beach is fantastic and the pool area is great. The bar area can get vey cowded but the staff...

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2Thank Rob1967Scotland
Red Deer, Canada
Reviewed 18 November 2011

Had a great time! The entertainment crew are an amazing group of people. The service at the restaurants and buffet was superb. (Book reservations as soon as you get there) The food at the restaurants was amazing - buffet was average. The sports bar staff were kind of jerks to the kids - started avoiding that bar which was unfortunate...

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Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 16 November 2011

We stayed at sandos end of March'11 with our 7yr old daughter, got to write a review only now. The resort is good, clean and family friendly. We stayed in the riviera section with a pool facing room. The room is spacious with a jacuzzi in the bathroom. Its pretty new , i think. The beach is clean and really...

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1Thank gyth
Seattle, Washington
Reviewed 16 November 2011

We spend 14 days in this place. The food was O'K, different from day to day. There is a kids club, but we did not use it. The room was wonderful, always clean. Kids loved this place and would love to come back. Just one thing I had to ask for bottled water. they refill bear, but not always water.

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Kent, Washington
Reviewed 16 November 2011

Great place for families with kids. Very kids friendly. Will visit again.

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Nantes, France
Reviewed 16 November 2011

We went to the Catalonia Tullum in 2009 (very good experience) but since then kids are not accepted anymore so this year we changed for the Sandos Playacar Riviera Maya.We went there for 9 days , 2 adults, 2 kids, end Oct 11/Beginning Nov 11.First, service at reception was terrible, we have waited for 30 minutes before starting our registration.Too...

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Hopkinton, MA
Reviewed 15 November 2011

This was our second trip to Sandos with our family, including my husband, and three children ages 14, 12, and 9. We had a great time and found the resort to be lovely. LOCATION: This is one of several all-inclusive resorts in the Playacar development. However, this resort is the last resort before a very private, secluded beach. By walking...

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Binbrook, Ontario
Reviewed 14 November 2011

we travelled from November 2- November 9 2011 We were orginally booked at a different resort just my husband and I however our situation changed last minuted and we had to bring our two young children with us. We didnt know what to expect and were pleasantly surprised when we arrived. CHECK IN: the front desk staff were incredibly friendly...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Spa
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Spa
  • Tennis Court
  • Hot Tub
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
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  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Free Breakfast
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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: $265 - $698 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Sandos Playacar Beach Resort 3.5*
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
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#30 Top resorts Hotel in Playa del Carmen
#35 Family Hotel in Playa del Carmen
#41 Spa Hotel in Playa del Carmen
#43 On the Beach Hotel in Playa del Carmen
#55 Romantic Hotel in Playa del Carmen
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“Ask for a room close to the beach”
 of 5 bubbles tfiller51, 7 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Definitely request rooms closer to the beach.”
 of 5 bubbles jessicamF1338PU, 6 Dec 2016 | Read review
“We had a pool view and it was great”
 of 5 bubbles Rockyreward, 6 Dec 2016 | Read review
“If you want an ocean view don't stay in the Junior Suite.”
 of 5 bubbles 347raquelh, 4 Dec 2016 | Read review
“The beach front rooms need an upgrade but loved being close to the beach and all activities.”
 of 5 bubbles ZumbawithGloria, 4 Dec 2016 | Read review
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