Hotel Sandos Playacar is a 5-star luxury resort sitting on the edge of a beautiful white-sand beach in the heart of the Riviera Maya. This all inclusive resort is a quick 45 minute drive from Cancun International Airport and just minutes from the picturesque tourist village of Playa del Carmen and its two mile long shopping district known as Quintana Avenida (Fifth Avenue).
In 2006 the Hotel Sandos Playacar Beach Resort was awarded the 2006 Traveler’s Choice Award for 10 Best Hotels for Families in Latin America/Caribbean. It also received the Apple Vacations Golden Apple Award in 2011 for its standard of quality, service and value. If you choose to vacation here you will soon see why this resort, in the heart of the ancient Mayan civilization, is rated so high.
Hotel Sandos Playacar boasts 120 Hacienda Junior Suites and 244 air conditioned rooms that are split up into three sections; Sandos Beach, Sandos Haciendas and Sandos Riviera. These three sections are further divided into 3 types of rooms; Ocean View, Family and Adults Only. By dividing their accommodations in this manner this resort is able to cater to just about anyone. It’s the perfect place for families looking for fun and couples seeking a quiet romantic getaway.
For families a Playa del Carmen vacation is a fun and exciting experience. The staff at the Hotel Sandos Playacar will provide hours of fun for children of all ages with age specific games, activities and entertainment. There are also pool and beach activities for the whole family that include friendly competitions that will be sure to keep the whole family entertained.
For adults and couples looking for a romantic excursion the Riviera Select Club Adults Only is the perfect choice. It offers a secluded area within the resort property dedicated to adults. The rooms are all suites with spacious living areas and Jacuzzi tubs. To gain access to this area an adult guest must possess a VIP bracelet. There is also a private adult only pool and club.
Hotel Sandos Playacar is an all inclusive resort. This means you get a large variety accommodations and activities for one pre-paid price. These include all meals and snacks at each of their restaurants. There are also unlimited drinks, including alcoholic drinks between 11am and 2 am and their waiter service poolside and at the beach. Activities and equipment at your disposal include tennis, windsurfing, sailing and kayaking. You also get free use of all gym facilities along with daily activities program that consists of aerobics, calisthenics beach activities and pool games. Family activities, programs, and entertainment and much more are all included in the cost of your vacation.
There are certain activities that will cost extra. Any excursion off the property to Playa del Carmen, to one of the many Mayan archaeological sites, or playing a round at one of the many world class golf courses in the area is a separate cost. Babysitting, the crafts workshop and spa treatments will also require some extra money.
The Riviera Maya is a tropical paradise that is sure to meet any vacation dreams. The Hotel Sandos Playacar can be the gateway to explore all that this area has to offer. Playa del Carmen is just minutes away and offers a variety of tourist centric activities. The center point of this fishing village is the 2 mile long pedestrian only Avenida Quinta. This walking mall is lined with restaurants, bars, shops and hotels. The north end of the avenue is called “Little Italy” and its restaurants are exceptionally good.
For those interested in the culture of the area the Hotel Sandos Playacar can provide information on the many historical excursions in the area. There are a multitude of ancient Mayan cities and ruins that can be visited in a single day. The Xcaret Eco Park is a great family destination that features theme park activities in a eco-archaeological environment. At the southern end of the Riviera Maya is the Sian Ka’an biosphere reserve.
For families and couples looking for an all inclusive vacation on the Riviera Maya the Sandos Playacar Beach Resort should be at the top of their list. This 5 star resort is centrally located giving its guests quick and easy access to all the region has to offer. For those just interested in staying in one place and doing nothing but relaxing the Hotel Sandos Playacar has everything you need along a beautiful stretch of beach.