Famed as the South Beach of Mexico, Playa Del Carmen has become a hotspot for beachside revelers and clubgoers who flock to the gorgeous Caribbean waters and vibrant tropical sunshine on the Yucatan peninsula. The luxurious and trendsetting Playa del Carmen resorts are some of the most famed in the world.
Beach resorts in Playa Del Carmen range from cheap spring-break meccas to more relaxed luxury hotels, so you're sure to find accommodations to meet your needs. If you're planning to explore the city but don't want to worry about car travel, be sure to look for Playa Del Carmen hotels near the downtown district. This entire area is very walkable, so your flip-flop sandals can take you from the beach to the shops and back again in one leisurely trip.
If you're in Playa Del Carmen to experience some of the best night culture in the world, be sure to look for hotels along south Avenida 5 or Calle 5, where open-air dance clubs and restaurants play host to thumping music and laughing revelers long into the night. For hotels near Cancun International Airport, make sure to stick to the northern half of the city.
If your clubbing days are behind you, north Avenida 5 is home to a variety of hotels in Playa Del Carmen that cater to those looking for a quieter vacation. Its cobbled streets and quaint local shops are the perfect way to shake off the cobwebs from a long siesta, and its restaurants are known around the world for their mix of authentic Mexican-Caribbean fare alongside more international and westernized cuisine.
If you love to shop, be sure to check out the boutiques and souvenir stores on Calle 38, where you can also find a variety of western franchises carrying the brands you know and love from home.
Travelocity can help you choose from hundreds of Playa Del Carmen resorts to make your Mexican getaway a dream come true, so book one today!