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A member of the prestigious Leading Hotels of the World, Royal Hideaway Playacar Resort is an adults-only (18+) resort situated on the best stretch of white-sand beach along the shores of Playa del Carmen. This esteemed resort is within walking distance of popular 5th Avenue - the area's premier destination for shopping, dining, and nightlife. Guests enjoy highly personalized and attentive service set among luxurious tropical surroundings.

200 beautifully appointed luxury rooms are in clusters of villas, each with a private concierge. A white beach, sparkling Caribbean Sea, six pools, luxurious spa, lit tennis courts, WiFi throughout the resort, and warm smiles from the friendly and professional staff are among the countless pleasures to behold.

At Royal Hideaway Playacar Resort, guests enjoy gourmet cuisine created to satisfy the most discerning palate. Select from six elegant restaurants and three bars to satisfy your senses.

Royal Hideaway Playacar Resort is located 36 miles south of Cancun International Airport and is within walking distance of Playa del Carmen's popular 5th Avenue.

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HOTEL LOCATION
Royal Hideaway Playacar is located 45 minutes from the Cancun International Airport and just five minutes from the charming town of Playa del Carmen.
Address: LOTE HOTELERO NO. 6
PLAYA DEL CARMEN CANCUN
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Local Phone: 011-52-984-87-34
Toll Free Phone: 800-999-9182
Fax: 011-52-984-873-4506
HOTEL FACILITIES
Barber / Beauty Salon
Boutique Shops
Business Services
Car Rental
Concierge
Currency Exchange
Laundry / Dry Cleaning Service
Meeting Rooms
Parking(Complimentary)
Physician on Call
Shopping Mall Nearby (5 minutes by taxi.)
Pools
Number of Pools: 6
Outdoor Pools: 6     
There are three swimming pools and three relaxation pools. Brand new cascading infinity edge pool that offers a stunning view of the Caribbean Ocean also 3 new Jacuzzis at the infinity pool's edge.
Golf: NEARBY
Playacar Golf Club
Playacar`s championship-level golf course was carved right out of the jungle by the Robert Von Hagge Associates. This 7,202 yard course is rated 73.1 and has plenty of tee boxes for every level of play. It is situated next to Playa del Carmen.
Holes: 18
Green Fees: $
Cart Fee: $
Club Rental Fees: $
Caddy: Mandatory
Lessons Available
Tennis
Number of Courts: 2
Outdoor Courts: 2
Lighted Courts: 2
Court Fee: Complimentary
Pro Onsite
Water Sports on Site
Fishing: Additional Charge
Scuba: Additional Charge
Snorkeling: Complimentary
Hobie Cats: Complimentary
Motorboats: Additional Charge
Waterskiing: Additional Charge
Wind Surf: Complimentary
Other Sports Available
Other Sports: Beach football, ping-pong, darts
Health Club / Spa
Aerobics: Complimentary
Jacuzzi: Complimentary
Massage: Additional Charge
Nautilus Equipment: Complimentary
Sauna: Complimentary
Spa: Additional Charge
Steam Room: Complimentary
Manicure / Pedicure: Additional Charge
Facials: Additional Charge
HOTEL DETAILS
Royal Hideaway Playacar offers the highest degree of resort luxury, with exceptional amenities and superior service. The two and three story villas depict a fusion of Spanish and Mexican colonial architecture with rivers, waterfalls, and fountains. The First All-Inclusive Resort to belong to The Leading Hotels of the World, As well as the first to recieve the coveted AAA 5 Diamond. Beach: The property is situated on one of the most beautiful stretches of beach on the Yucatan Peninsula. Check-in: 3:00 p.m.
Check-out: 12:00 p.m.
Total Rooms: 200
Year Opened: 1998 Credit Cards: Visa, Master Card, American Express
HOTEL RESTRICTIONS
A casually elegant dress code is required. Royal Hideaway Playacar is an Adults-only resort (18+). No Spring Breakers. The resort will only take a pre-arrival dinner reservation for the 1st night of the guest's stay.
ROOM TYPES
SPA SUITE
1120 sq. ft. Spa Suite includes large Master bedroom with a dining area, living area with wet & dry bar, two full bathrooms, one with a 2 person Jacuzzi, ocean view with terrace Jacuzzi, hammock & sun beds
1 King Bed or 2 Queen Beds Other Amenities -
Air Conditioning
Bathtub
Shower
Non-Smoking Available
Balcony or Terrace
Minibar
Refrigerator
CD Player
Coffee Maker
Hair Dryer
Iron
Radio Alarm Clock
Telephone
Television
TV Movies
Room Safe
Satellite
DUPLEX JUNIOR SUITE
400 sq ft Duplex Jr Suite with living room with wet bar, full bathroom, kitchenette on 1st floor along with a large hammocked terrace. The 2nd level includes a King or 2Queens in bedroom, bathroom, partial ocean view from the terrace.
Other Amenities -
Air Conditioning
Bathtub
Shower
Non-Smoking Available
Balcony or Terrace
Minibar
Refrigerator
CD Player
Coffee Maker
Hair Dryer
Iron
Radio Alarm Clock
Telephone
Television
TV Movies
Room Safe
Satellite
LUXURY GARDEN VIEW ROOM
389 sq ft Luxury room has one King or two queen beds, Garden view, Satelilite TV with DVD/CD, Safe, Wireless Internet, Bathroom with hydromassage tub.
Other Amenities -
Air Conditioning
Bathtub
Shower
Non-Smoking Available
Balcony or Terrace
Minibar
Refrigerator
CD Player
Coffee Maker
Hair Dryer
Iron
Radio Alarm Clock
Telephone
Television
TV Movies
Room Safe
Satellite
LUXURY OCEAN VIEW ROOM
389 sq ft Royal View room has one King or two queen beds, Oceanview, Satelilite TV with DVD/CD, Safe, Wireless Internet, Bathroom with hydromassage tub
Other Amenities -
Air Conditioning
Bathtub
Shower
Non-Smoking Available
Balcony or Terrace
Minibar
Refrigerator
CD Player
Coffee Maker
Hair Dryer
Iron
Radio Alarm Clock
Telephone
Television
TV Movies
Room Safe
Satellite
DINING
Royal Hideaway Playacar features 1 meal plan options:
All Meals, Drinks & Tips-FULL
There are 7 Restaurants at Royal Hideaway Playacar:
The Grill - A romantic al fresco setting compliments a chefs selection of grilled fare. A la carte dinner 7pm-9pm (reservations required). Dress Code: Jeans and sandals are permitted (no flip flops or beachwear).
Azia Oriental Specialty - Gourmet specialties from the Far East with an emphasis on Japanese cuisine. Dress Code: Men are required to wear long pants, collard shirt & closed shoes.
Palazzo Italian Specialty - Enjoy fine a la carte Italian dishes and tempting regional delicacies at this specialty restaurant. Dinner is served from 6:30pm to 10:30pm (closed Tuesday). Dress Code: Men are required to wear long pants, collard shirt & closed shoes.
Spices Caribbean & Mexican - Majestically overlooking the Caribbean, this restaurant combines your favorite sland dishes and authentic Mexican cuisine. Dress Code: Jeans and sandals are permitted (no flip flops or beachwear).
The Deck - Snack bar.
Las Ventanas - Signature restaurant. New look and exquisite me are sure to exceed the finest of culinary expectations. Featuring a new extensive wine cellar. Dress Code: Men are required to wear long pants, collard shirt & closed shoes.
Club Royal - Custom four course dinners accompany live dazzling entertainment in this state-of-the-art dinner theater. Dress Code: Men are required to wear long pants, collard shirt & closed shoes.
ACTIVITIES & ENTERTAINMENT
Daily Activities & Entertainment:
Shuffleboard, Basketball, Sand and Hard-Court Volleyball, Bocce Ball, Beach Soccer, Cooking Lessons, Mini-Soccer, Horseshoes
Nightly Activities & Entertainment:
Casino Night, Live Music (twice a week), Karaoke Night.
Apple Vacations Customer Satisfaction Score
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279 Recommend
279 past Apple Vacationers would recommend Royal Hideaway Playacar to their friends and family



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Good resort.
Nick L, Ipswich, United Kingdom
Tue Aug 23 12:39:30 EDT 2016
Stayed the first two weeks of August. Slow'ish check in, but eventually got to room. It was very comfortable & cool! Resort is the older style, but everything is as it should be. All staff are super helpful & sincere, & Room service was superb! The deck & spice ok for breakfast & lunch, but not for dinner. The 3 restaurants in the main building are good, but as we were staying 2 weeks maybe some rotation in menus might be appropriate? All in all a good stay, but maybe a week is enough? More>

Beautiful hotel, best staff ever, food, view and entertainment incredible!
Brenda L,
Mon Aug 22 13:43:17 EDT 2016
The hotel is located in what is called Playacar, which is kind of an enclosed gated homes and hotels type of place. We rented a car and the first couple of times it was a bit confusing fining the hotel "street'' Once we arrived at the Hotel, everyone greeted us with warm cordiality and efficiency. The hotel entrance is beautiful, the beach here is breath taking. While there we used the main pool and that was such a treat as the water was perfect. As expected everything was very clean and comfortable, our room was very big, with an awesome walk in closet and a jacuzzi tub that worked excellent. One of the best things about the hotel is the attention we received from the staff, specially Edgar, our concierge. He made us feel super confutable and helped us with scheduling of all our dinners so they would coordinate with our exploring of the area. The hotel has 4 or five restaurants, they are all worth trying because the menus are just delicious, the service is impressive and the personal attention is outstanding. Our favorites: the Palazzo and Ventanas. Please take the tame to visit them! Overall a great hotel. More>

Heaven
Polaricecap,
Mon Aug 22 10:06:50 EDT 2016
A beautiful resort, pleasant staff, amazing grounds, great food. Had a wonderful time celebrating our 30th Anniversary. Thank you Mexico!! Our 3rd trip to Mexico but our first stay here. Would visit again and recommend to others. More>

Impressive
Chacho_Keva, Los Angeles, California
Sat Aug 20 15:05:24 EDT 2016
I'm not one who's too quick to give 5-Star ratings to any business. However, RH exceeded my expectations in various levels. First, the staff could not be more welcoming, hospitable, attentive, and almost jealously concerned with the guests comfort and needs. The Frontline employees of this resort namely Alvaro (the Porter who received us with much kindness), to Christian (the Front Desk Manager who displayed genuine concern upon our arrival) are to be commended for their exceptional services. Above all - and most specifically - Johanna, our Concierge, provided us with meticulous personalized service. (I sincerely hope management will take notice of her quality of work.) Superior staff services, incredible food and drinks, and the fact that this is an adults only resort, provided a heightened sense of relaxation. Oh, and let me not forget to mention the obvious absence a mosquitoes; something worth mentioning in the age of Zika. Apparently, the resort is fumigated regularly precisely for this reason. Our fabulous 4-day stay ended with several unexpected comps which will remain unmentioned, but which were all within RH Guest Services Policy. Thank you kindly More>

Excellente in so many ways!
Spagirl23, Saratoga Springs, New York
Sat Aug 20 10:50:39 EDT 2016
This was our first time at the Royal Hideaway. It was a wonderful place. It was a very low key, relaxing, adult-only resort. The grounds were beautiful, comfortable room, nice white sand beach, great restaurants and exceptional service. We especially loved Lorenzo at the Piano Bar, Luiz and Ricardo for beach/pool service, Erick at Las Ventanas and Jorge at Pallazo. We can't wait to go back! More>



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