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Hotels in Playa del Carmen

From luxury resorts to small design hotels and cozy inns, there are an infinite number of great places to stay in the world, including hotels in Playa del Carmen. Browse our travel guide and get Travel + Leisure’s picks for the best Playa del Carmen hotels—all-inclusive resorts, design hotels, remote lodges, vacation rentals, and more. Our international team of editors and writers handpicks the top Playa del Carmen hotels, helping travelers discover the most popular places to stay in Playa del Carmen, and the most memorable.

Whether a boutique hotel with luxury amenities, a wilderness lodge, a cool rental home, or a country inn fit for your budget, Travel + Leisure highlights the best of the best. From affordable beach resorts and cozy inns to high-tech hotels and kid-friendly all-inclusive resorts, these Playa del Carmen hotel listings will help you find just the right place to spend the night during your visit. Below find Travel + Leisure’s top spots for where to stay in Playa del Carmen.

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  • Acanto Boutique

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar
    Mexico’s Riviera Maya is known for its sprawling resorts, but the new, 27-room Acanto Boutique Hotel proves that low-key simplicity also has a plac... More
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    Banyan Tree Mayakoba

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar Dollar Dollar
    The Banyan Tree, which opened in the lavish Mayakoba coastal development in March 2009, upped the opulence ante with 107 private stand-alone villas... More
  • Deseo Hotel + Lounge

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar
    This boutique hotel, part of the Grupo Habita hospitality group, features a sea blue motif befitting its beachfront setting in Playa del Carmen. Th... More
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    PRICE RANGE: Dollar Dollar Dollar Dollar
    The “essence” of Mexico’s Riviera Maya rests 20 minutes south of Playa del Carmen and takes the form of a beachfront boutique hotel on a quiet esta... More
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    Fairmont Mayakoba

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar Dollar Dollar
    As the Riviera Maya’s first environmentally conscious golf-and-spa complex, the Fairmont Mayakoba is an eco-friendly alternative to the monolithic ... More
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    Grand Velas Riviera Maya

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar Dollar Dollar Dollar
    Located inside an 80-acre mangrove and jungle reserve, the all-inclusive Grand Velas Riviera Maya has an exotic, faraway feel within easy drive of ... More
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    Hacienda Tres Ríos

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar Dollar Dollar Dollar
    Years of environmental study preceded the 2008 opening of this all-inclusive resort, which occupies 326 acres of privately owned, painstakingly pro... More
  • Hotel Basico

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar
    The boutique property is the latest venture from the hip Micha brothers, who were behind the popular Hotel Deseo, also in bustling Playa del Carmen... More
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    Le Reve Hotel & Spa

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar
    Few hotels along Mexico’s Mayan Riviera are as private and intimate as Le Reve Hotel and Spa. This adults-only seaside escape (perfect for honeymoo... More
  • Lunata

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar
    A three-story charmer blooms in the thick of the Fifth Avenue street party. This vine-draped hotel hits all the comfort notes—television, central a... More
  • Magic Blue Boutique Hotel

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar
    Behind a stark urban façade, another world unwinds in slow motion, reminiscent of a scene from the Swiss Family Robinson: wood-and-thatch dwellings... More
  • Mahekal Beach Resort

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar
    Mahekal Beach Resort, situated on the sun-dappled Riviera Maya in the Mexican state of Quintana Roo, was formerly the Shangri-La Caribe, deriving i... More
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    Mandarin Oriental Riviera Maya

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar Dollar Dollar Dollar
    The winning Mandarin formula—exemplary service, forward-reaching design, a first-rate spa—has taken root in a pristine Mexican coastal environment.... More
  • Mosquito Blue Avda.

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar
    The sunrise and sea inspired this boutique hotel unique yellow and blue color scheme, located in on the fringe of Playa's Centro district. Whereas ... More
  • Occidental Grand Xcaret

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar Dollar
    This Riviera Maya resort borders the eco-archaeological Xcaret Park and offers everything from snorkeling to spa treatments. More

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