Set along Mexico’s spectacular Riviera Maya, Playa del Carmen is a vibrant coastal town that fuses the charm of the Caribbean with the spunk of Mexican culture. Features like its stunning beaches, crystal-clear waters, bustling atmosphere, and boat rental services at Playa del Carmen are particularly attractive to those in search of the perfect mixture of relaxation and adventure. 

Whether you’re attracted to it for its sun-soaked shores, underwater marvels, or vibrant nightlife, there is something for everyone, including experiencing the joy offered by riverside hotels at Playa Del Carmen. To make your stay absolutely unforgettable, here’s a guide to the best hotels in this tropical paradise.

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Hotel Xcaret, México

Hotel Xcaret, México, is where the essence of Mexico is felt in its truest form. A location where opulence and wilderness complement each other, and leisure is woven with excitement. If you are looking for things to do at Playa Del Carmen, this all-inclusive resort is meant for you, representing a new generation of such establishments. Regardless of whether you are an adrenaline junkie, a lover of culture or history, or just a person who enjoys relaxing by a pool with a drink in their hand, there is something special for everyone at Hotel Xcaret Mexico. Here’s a few things to look forward to:

#1 An Entrance Like No Other

As soon as one sets foot on the territory of Hotel Xcaret México, it becomes clear that the journey will be extraordinary. The tropical environment blends in well with the resort’s structures, making the place look and feel very luxurious while embracing the natural environment.

#2 Rooms With an Extraordinary View

Instead of ordinary and standardized rooms, each suite in this hotel is a world unto itself. The hotel combines contemporary amenities with Mexican culture, and every room is designed with crafts and materials from the region.

#3 Gastronomic Adventures Await 

Hotel Xcaret Mexico has an impressive number of restaurants, each presenting a unique experience of Mexico’s culinary traditions.

Fairmont Mayakoba

Located in the heart of Riviera Maya, Fairmont Mayakoba is more than a resort; it is an island of paradise where the beauty of the jungle and the enchanting Caribbean Sea blend with the essence of luxury and adventure. If you are already imagining a vacation that is both classy and an includes an exploration of nature, this little gem in Playa del Carmen is a must visit!

#1 An Extraordinary Arrival

When you enter the Fairmont Mayakoba, you enter a hidden paradise of lush greenery and tranquil beauty. It is not every day that one gets to travel in a boat to get to their suite and be greeted with water channels, mangroves, and different wildlife.

#2 The Jungle Suite Experience

Regardless of the choice of a lagoon view or the Caribbean Sea view, every suite at Fairmont Mayakoba is designed to be a private oasis with a hint of the Mayan influence. Render the seamless boat renting services by H2OH Sun Cruises and have a gala time on the water in style!

#3 Eco-Tours and Beyond

Fairmont Mayakoba boasts several activities for adrenaline fans. Paddle through mangroves, go on an organized boat tour, or ride a bike and explore the natural paths of the resort. Golf lovers, grab your clubs for the El Camaleón Golf Course, designed by Greg Norman, and will provide an excellent round of golf.

Banyan Tree Mayakoba

Imagine yourself sitting in your private villa, the flicker of the palm trees whispering the secrets of ancient civilizations and the turquoise waters of the Caribbean Sea tempting you. This is no mirage—this is the Banyan Tree Mayakoba.

#1 A Tropical Oasis

Settled in the core of the Riviera Maya, Banyan Tree Mayakoba doesn’t propose only resort living but offers a retreat for the soul. Where mangroves, dunes, and freshwater lagoons offer a colorful play home to more than 200 species of birds. Yes, your coffee fix in the morning may come with some outstanding bird watching. 

#2 Villas Whispering Elegance

The villas at Banyan Tree Mayakona are spacious and elegantly designed where you can open up your sliding glass door and walk right into a private plunge pool. It’s the luxury that makes one wonder if you can live there forever. 

#3 Commitment to Sustainability

Banyan Tree Mayakoba isn’t just a place of opulence; it’s also deeply committed to sustainability. Their philosophy is based on embracing the environment and empowering people. It’s a role model resort in terms of taking care of the surrounding mangroves as much as they do with well-thought-out practices with the local communities.

Blue Diamond Luxury Boutique Hotel

Imagine the essence of luxurious sophistication against the magnificent backdrop of the Caribbean Sea, where every breeze whispers peace, and every sunset is a masterpiece painted just for you. This is the Blue Diamond Luxury Boutique Hotel at Playa del Carmen, an expression of luxury in a hushed paradise.

#1 A Slice of Paradise on Earth

Resting in the heart of Playa del Carmen, the Blue Diamond Luxury Boutique Hotel is more than just a destination; it’s a state of mind. The minute you walk inside the grand entrance, you are whisked to a place where elegance meets natural beauty.

#2 A Symphony of Comfort and Style

The Blue Diamond has been designed for guests to seek comfort and fulfillment in every suite. Enjoy a private terrace that looks out into blooming gardens or the azure sea, a bed so divine that sleeping on clouds seems less formidable, and a spacious bathroom that appears like a personal spa from another time and place.

#3 Explore the Riviera Maya

Step away from the luxury world because beyond its doors lies a paradise for adventure lovers. Explore the crystal-clear cenotes and ruins of ancient Tulum or make a day trip to the lively Cozumel island.

Hacienda Tres Rios Resort and Nature Park

Hacienda Tres Ríos Resort and Nature Park is a jewel in more ways than one in Playa del Carmen. More than that, it is an enticing mixture of eco-luxury, rich cultural heritage, and the magical appeal of natural wonders. 

#1 A Place of Sustainable Luxury

While “executive indulgence” is something you’ll hear everywhere, Hacienda Tres Ríos makes sure guilt no longer accompanies the delectation. The ambience resonates almost immediately when you enter the resort. Hacienda Tres Ríos wastes no time in boasting about its harmonious architecture with nature—one nurtured with natural materials and earth-friendly practices so you can find yourself in a serene yet lavish atmosphere.

#2 Playground of Wonder

Hacienda Tres Ríos comes with its 326-acre nature park—a vast paradise bursting with life and adventure that is now yours to explore. You will visit ten cenotes, the magical, crystal-clear sinkholes that form the Yucatán Peninsula’s throughout. You may snorkel, kayak, or simply laze in the tranquility, and you will find yourself looking into an unreal underwater world.

#3 Cultural Immersion

The resort and nature park don’t just sprinkle your trip with natural beauty and luxury; it’s a full-on immersion into the rich cultural tapestry of the Yucatán Peninsula. The resort hosts the most varied range of cultural activities, like traditional Mayan ceremonies and cooking classes in which guests learn to cook authentically delectable Mexican dishes.

Cruise in Style

Private yacht chartering by H2OH Sun Cruises at Playa del Carmen is becoming increasingly popular, as the region has a lot to offer to those who love being in the water. From the stunning coastline to the fantastic culture, there are plenty of reasons to charter a yacht in Playa Del Carmen. You will discover the coves and beaches, take in the enchanting panorama, and delight in the fresh seafood. It would be ideal to charter a yacht to experience the epitome of relaxation and find a place to enjoy some time on the water with family and friends.

Enjoy the beauty of your private charter deck, which is located in a place unreachable when you are limited on land. Enjoy the unique and breathtaking views from your charter boat and revel in the beauty of nature while at sea, all while relaxing on your private deck with your friends and family.

H2OH Sun Cruises offers countless charter boats, all prepared to meet your expectations. You can find a charter boat that matches your needs, be it a small boat for a romantic couple or a yacht for the whole family at the reunion.


Be it soaking in the eco-luxury of Fairmont Mayakoba, savoring cultural fusion at Banyan Tree Mayakoba, or renting the boat of your dreams through H2OH Sun Cruises, this is an affair you won’t forget. 

When nature’s beauty embraces the glowing culture with world-class hospitality, Playa del Carmen stands in the middle, attracting visitors to explore with every heartbeat. Pack your bags, leave your worries behind, and be ready to feel the magic of Playa del Carmen around you. It’s your dream vacation!