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The Reef Playacar

Paseo Xaman Ha Sur, Fraccionamiento Playacar, Playa del Carmen, 77710, Mexico

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The Reef Playacar

The Reef Playacar is an all inclusive resort on the best beach of  Playa del Carmen, A boutique style resort with non-stop activities, entertainment, and fun for the whole family!

Nestled in the heart of the Riviera Maya on Mexico’s sun-splashed Caribbean coastline, The Reef Playacar Resort & Spa takes a page from the playbook of the ancient Mayan Gods. Magically blending the quiet seclusion of a tropical rainforest with the white-hot beauty of one of the world’s most spectacular beaches, this all-inclusive oceanfront resort captivates fun-loving families while simultaneously catering to couples who seek solitude.

All Inclusive Services:

- All meals, snacks and beverages, including domestic alcoholic cocktails.*

- 2 Swimming pools

- Beach towels, lounge chairs & parasols

- Bicycles

- 1 Kids pool

- Kids Activities (ages 4-12)

- Gym

- Ping Pong

- Billiard

- Board games

- Non motorized water sports

- Paddle Boards

- Scuba demo in pool

- Sailboats

- Kayaking

- Shows

- Day & night entertainment

- Aerobics

- Aqua-aerobics

- Stretching

- Spanish lessons

- Dance lessons

- Water basketball

- Water polo

- Volleyball

- Air conditioning

- Tips & taxes

* For guests in standard guest rooms, there is a $6 USD surcharge, per person, for dinner at Terraza Grill

Dining

The Reef’s six restaurants and eateries offer an array of regional and international cuisine in settings that reflect the beauty of their surroundings.

Chula Vista: Overlooking the Caribbean, the main buffet restaurant serves breakfast, lunch and dinner. Dress Code: Not allowed to be wet, without a shirt or barefoot. Open 6:30 am – 11 am; 12:30 pm – 3 pm & 6:30 pm – 10:30 pm

Botticelli: This elegant, air-conditioned restaurant offers an a la carte menu of fresh Italian favorites. Dress code: Not allowed to wear sandals, shorts, pool clothes, hats or shirts without sleeves. Open for dinner, 6:30 pm – 10:30 pm

Terraza Grill: Dine indoors in air-conditioned comfort or on the elegant outdoor terrace of Terraza Grill, our gourmet restaurant. $6 surcharge (free with superior and superior premium package.
*Surcharge with standard package. Dress code: Not allowed to wear sandals, shorts, pool clothes, hats or shirts without sleeves. Open for dinner, 6:30 pm – 10:30 pm

* For guests in standard guest rooms, there is a $6 USD surcharge, per person, for dinner at Terraza Grill

Deli Snack Bar: Located in the pool area, this breezy spot overlooking the beach serves burgers, pizza, chicken wings and other snacks. Open 11 am – 7 pm & 10:30 pm – 2 am

Ice Cream Parlor: A favorite later afternoon spot for coffee and ice cream, the outdoor eatery overlooks lush tropical gardens and a natural cenote. Open 4 pm - 6 pm

Cenote: Enjoy tea time with a tropical twist in this charming outdoor café serving tea, flambéed coffees, fresh-baked cookies and finger sandwiches. Open 4 pm - 6 pm

Bars

Whether you’re sipping a cocktail at the swim-up pool bar or kicking back at Nico’s on the beach, The Reef offers a setting to suit your mood.

Azul 48: The swim-up pool bar serves ice-cold beer, tropical drinks and non-alcoholic beverages. Open 11 am - 6 pm

La Cascada: A relaxing spot in the lobby to enjoy a cocktail almost any time of day. Open 12 pm - 10 pm

Bar Papo's: A relaxed atmosphere and friendly bartenders make this a favorite evening stop. Open 6 pm - 2 am

La Chiquita: Bordering the beach, this sunny and relaxing retreat opens early and serves cocktails until sundown. Open 10 am - 5:00 pm

Nico's Lounge Bar: The newest and most exclusive bar, luxurious Nico’s pairs a beachfront location with music and premium-branded cocktails. Access with your Premium level accommodations or purchase a Premium Bracelet. *Surcharge with standard package and superior package. This bar is only included with the premium package. Open 12 pm - 12 am

Spa

Located in one of the resort’s fragrant tropical gardens, The Reef Spa mirrors the beauty of its surroundings in both architectural design and treatments. Believing that nature should nurture, the Spa’s designers worked around the property’s existing flora to create rooms that celebrate nature’s bounty -- with trees growing up and through the building.

Focusing on providing the ultimate in relaxation and rejuvenation, the spa therapists offer services including facials, massages, wraps and other full-body body treatments. Enjoy a massage in a tented cabana on the beach or in the comfort of one of the private, tree-lined treatment rooms. 

Hotel Activities

The top-notch multilingual entertainment staff coordinates an array of fun activities. From daytime diversions like pool volleyball to nightly shows and live entertainment, plus a fully supervised kids program, The Reef Playacar delivers fun for all ages.

Highlights include:

- Daily activities program

- Fitness Center and  classes, including aerobics and aqua-aerobics

- Non-motorized water sports, including sailing, kayaking and paddle boarding

- Kids activities for ages 4 through 12

- Nightly mini disco for kids

- Nightly shows and live entertainment at The Theater

Please note effective immediately, a mandatory Environmental Sanitation Fee issued by the Municipality of Solidaridad of the State of Quintana Roo will be imposed on all guests on a per room, per night basis. Fee is $20 Mexican Pesos per night and will be collected at the Front Desk at check in time.

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About the The Reef Playacar

In Playa del Carmen

The Reef Playacar is the perfect Playa del Carmen lodging choice for your trip to Mexico. With numerous amenities for guests such as children's play area, free full breakfast buffet, beachfront, you will wake up at The Reef Playacar feeling ready to go every day for your time in Playa del Carmen. Don’t let this amazing reservation opportunity pass you by, book your stay at The Reef Playacar today to make the most of your time in Playa del Carmen, Mexico.

Here’s what else you can look forward to:

The Reef Playacar is an all inclusive resort on the best beach of  Playa del Carmen, A boutique style resort with non-stop activities, entertainment, and fun for the whole family!

Nestled in the heart of the Riviera Maya on Mexico’s sun-splashed Caribbean coastline, The Reef Playacar Resort & Spa takes a page from the playbook of the ancient Mayan Gods. Magically blending the quiet seclusion of a tropical rainforest with the white-hot beauty of one of the world’s most spectacular beaches, this all-inclusive oceanfront resort captivates fun-loving families while simultaneously catering to couples who seek solitude.

All Inclusive Services:

- All meals, snacks and beverages, including domestic alcoholic cocktails.*

- 2 Swimming pools

- Beach towels, lounge chairs & parasols

- Bicycles

- 1 Kids pool

- Kids Activities (ages 4-12)

- Gym

- Ping Pong

- Billiard

- Board games

- Non motorized water sports

- Paddle Boards

- Scuba demo in pool

- Sailboats

- Kayaking

- Shows

- Day & night entertainment

- Aerobics

- Aqua-aerobics

- Stretching

- Spanish lessons

- Dance lessons

- Water basketball

- Water polo

- Volleyball

- Air conditioning

- Tips & taxes

* For guests in standard guest rooms, there is a $6 USD surcharge, per person, for dinner at Terraza Grill

Dining

The Reef’s six restaurants and eateries offer an array of regional and international cuisine in settings that reflect the beauty of their surroundings.

Chula Vista: Overlooking the Caribbean, the main buffet restaurant serves breakfast, lunch and dinner. Dress Code: Not allowed to be wet, without a shirt or barefoot. Open 6:30 am – 11 am; 12:30 pm – 3 pm & 6:30 pm – 10:30 pm

Botticelli: This elegant, air-conditioned restaurant offers an a la carte menu of fresh Italian favorites. Dress code: Not allowed to wear sandals, shorts, pool clothes, hats or shirts without sleeves. Open for dinner, 6:30 pm – 10:30 pm

Terraza Grill: Dine indoors in air-conditioned comfort or on the elegant outdoor terrace of Terraza Grill, our gourmet restaurant. $6 surcharge (free with superior and superior premium package.
*Surcharge with standard package. Dress code: Not allowed to wear sandals, shorts, pool clothes, hats or shirts without sleeves. Open for dinner, 6:30 pm – 10:30 pm

* For guests in standard guest rooms, there is a $6 USD surcharge, per person, for dinner at Terraza Grill

Deli Snack Bar: Located in the pool area, this breezy spot overlooking the beach serves burgers, pizza, chicken wings and other snacks. Open 11 am – 7 pm & 10:30 pm – 2 am

Ice Cream Parlor: A favorite later afternoon spot for coffee and ice cream, the outdoor eatery overlooks lush tropical gardens and a natural cenote. Open 4 pm - 6 pm

Cenote: Enjoy tea time with a tropical twist in this charming outdoor café serving tea, flambéed coffees, fresh-baked cookies and finger sandwiches. Open 4 pm - 6 pm

Bars

Whether you’re sipping a cocktail at the swim-up pool bar or kicking back at Nico’s on the beach, The Reef offers a setting to suit your mood.

Azul 48: The swim-up pool bar serves ice-cold beer, tropical drinks and non-alcoholic beverages. Open 11 am - 6 pm

La Cascada: A relaxing spot in the lobby to enjoy a cocktail almost any time of day. Open 12 pm - 10 pm

Bar Papo's: A relaxed atmosphere and friendly bartenders make this a favorite evening stop. Open 6 pm - 2 am

La Chiquita: Bordering the beach, this sunny and relaxing retreat opens early and serves cocktails until sundown. Open 10 am - 5:00 pm

Nico's Lounge Bar: The newest and most exclusive bar, luxurious Nico’s pairs a beachfront location with music and premium-branded cocktails. Access with your Premium level accommodations or purchase a Premium Bracelet. *Surcharge with standard package and superior package. This bar is only included with the premium package. Open 12 pm - 12 am

Spa

Located in one of the resort’s fragrant tropical gardens, The Reef Spa mirrors the beauty of its surroundings in both architectural design and treatments. Believing that nature should nurture, the Spa’s designers worked around the property’s existing flora to create rooms that celebrate nature’s bounty -- with trees growing up and through the building.

Focusing on providing the ultimate in relaxation and rejuvenation, the spa therapists offer services including facials, massages, wraps and other full-body body treatments. Enjoy a massage in a tented cabana on the beach or in the comfort of one of the private, tree-lined treatment rooms. 

Hotel Activities

The top-notch multilingual entertainment staff coordinates an array of fun activities. From daytime diversions like pool volleyball to nightly shows and live entertainment, plus a fully supervised kids program, The Reef Playacar delivers fun for all ages.

Highlights include:

- Daily activities program

- Fitness Center and  classes, including aerobics and aqua-aerobics

- Non-motorized water sports, including sailing, kayaking and paddle boarding

- Kids activities for ages 4 through 12

- Nightly mini disco for kids

- Nightly shows and live entertainment at The Theater

Please note effective immediately, a mandatory Environmental Sanitation Fee issued by the Municipality of Solidaridad of the State of Quintana Roo will be imposed on all guests on a per room, per night basis. Fee is $20 Mexican Pesos per night and will be collected at the Front Desk at check in time.

Amenities

  • Children's Play Area
  • Free Full Breakfast Buffet
  • Beachfront
  • 24 hour front desk
  • Cable/Satellite TV
  • Fitness Center
  • Restaurant
  • Supervised kids activities
  • Gift Shop
  • Concierge
  • Babysitting Services
  • Swimming Pool - Outdoor
  • Free Continental Breakfast
  • Internet Access - Public Access for fee
  • ATM Machine
  • Tennis Court
  • Security Guard
  • Currency Exchange
  • Parking - Self
  • Ice Machine
  • Waterfront
  • Non-Smoking Facility
  • Lounge/Bar
Location description

All Inclusive Resort on the beach for the whole family!