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Playa del Carmen
Playa del Carmen is distinct among Yucatan beach towns both culturally and commercially. While its beaches are similar to other destinations', its nightlife and hotel culture is hipper in the European and American style, blending the traditional Mexican locale with a more permissive and opulent array of tourist options.

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Xplor Park
Xplor Park
Attraction type: Theme Parks
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Xcaret Eco Theme Park
Xcaret Eco Theme Park
Owner description: Xcaret (pronounced eesh - carette )is a must-see destination while visiting Cancun and Riviera Maya, situated only 37 miles from Cancun International. Xcaret," Mexico ’s sacred... more Owner description: Xcaret (pronounced eesh - carette )is a must-see destination while visiting Cancun and Riviera Maya, situated only 37 miles from Cancun International. Xcaret," Mexico ’s sacred paradise" was opened in December 1990 as an eco-archeological park where visitors from all over the world can enjoy the splendor of Mexico’s biodiversity and cultural heritage. Attractions: Underground Rivers, Beach, lagoon & pools, Tropical Jungle Trail, Rotating Scenic Tower. less
Attraction type: Nature & Wildlife Areas; Theme Parks; Water Parks
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Rio Secreto
Rio Secreto
Owner description: Mexico reveals its newly-discovered underground river: Very few places in the world boast conditions that make it possible to witness the extraordinary beauty of an underground... more Owner description: Mexico reveals its newly-discovered underground river: Very few places in the world boast conditions that make it possible to witness the extraordinary beauty of an underground river. Rio Secreto is a fantastic journey into a unique system of underground rivers and ancient caverns that reveals both the astonishing interaction of time within the interior of our planet and the miraculous existence of our lives. Come and experience this magical journey with us on your next vacations in Mexico. less
Attraction type: Caverns & Caves
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Cenote Chaak Tun
Cenote Chaak Tun
Attraction type: Caverns & Caves
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Quinta Avenida
Quinta Avenida
The Five AvenueThe most Important street in Mexico, you can find Shopping, Souvenirs, Jewelry stores,Bars, etc.
Attraction type: Points of Interest & Landmarks
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All places to eat » Places to eat

Puerto Cocina Urbana
Puerto Cocina Urbana
Ranked #1 of 1,118 Restaurants in Playa del Carmen
Price: US$ 3 - US$ 11
Cuisines: Mexican, Latin, Bar, Seafood, Spanish, Pub, Fusion
Good for: Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Bar Scene, Groups, Local cuisine
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Mar de Olivos
Mar de Olivos
Ranked #2 of 1,118 Restaurants in Playa del Carmen
Price: US$ 12 - US$ 30
Cuisines: Seafood, Mediterranean, Spanish, Latin
Good for: Business meetings, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Bar Scene, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Accepts American Express, Accepts Discover, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Television, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer
Oh Lala!
Oh Lala!
Ranked #3 of 1,118 Restaurants in Playa del Carmen
Cuisines: Seafood, International, European
Good for: Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Dining options: Dinner, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible

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Pavo Real by the Sea
Pavo Real by the Sea
Price: US$ 30 - US$ 85
Cuisines: Seafood, French, Caribbean, Mediterranean, European
Good for: Child-friendly, Romantic, View, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Dining options: After-hours, Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Kaxapa Factory
Kaxapa Factory
Ranked #5 of 1,118 Restaurants in Playa del Carmen
Price: US$ 3 - US$ 9
Cuisines: Latin, Venezuelan, South American
Good for: Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Delivery, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff

All accommodation » Where to stay - Budget

La Pasion Hotel Boutique by Bunik
3.5 of 5
La Pasion Hotel Boutique by Bunik
US$ 70 - US$ 322
Ranked #8 of 210 Hotels in Playa del Carmen
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Aventura Mexicana
3.5 of 5
Aventura Mexicana
US$ 93 - US$ 302
Ranked #24 of 210 Hotels in Playa del Carmen
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Hotel Casa Ticul
3.5 of 5
Hotel Casa Ticul
US$ 56 - US$ 301
Ranked #30 of 210 Hotels in Playa del Carmen
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All accommodation » Where to stay - Midrange

Petit Lafitte
3.5 of 5
Petit Lafitte
US$ 149 - US$ 283
Ranked #13 of 210 Hotels in Playa del Carmen
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Acanto Boutique Hotel and Condominiums Playa del Carmen Mexico
4.0 of 5
Acanto Boutique Hotel and Condominiums Playa del Carmen Mexico
US$ 134 - US$ 423
Ranked #16 of 210 Hotels in Playa del Carmen
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Porto Playa Condo Hotel & Beachclub
4.0 of 5
Porto Playa Condo Hotel & Beachclub
US$ 154 - US$ 467
Ranked #19 of 210 Hotels in Playa del Carmen
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All accommodation » Where to stay - Luxury

Rosewood Mayakoba
5.0 of 5
Rosewood Mayakoba
US$ 736 - US$ 1,874
Ranked #1 of 210 Hotels in Playa del Carmen
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Grand Velas Riviera Maya
5.0 of 5
Grand Velas Riviera Maya
US$ 682 - US$ 1,880
Ranked #2 of 210 Hotels in Playa del Carmen
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Thompson Playa Del Carmen
4.5 of 5
Thompson Playa Del Carmen
US$ 233 - US$ 620
Ranked #3 of 210 Hotels in Playa del Carmen
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