Accommodation rating: Superior
Set in 5 hectares of gardens along Mexico's pristine Riviera Maya, the Royal Hideaway Playacar is an hour from Cancun airport on the Yucutan peninsula. A winner of the prestigious AAA 5-Diamond Award, this adult only all inclusive resort is also only 5 minutes away from the lively Playa del Carmen's shops and restaurants. There are 200 elegantly decorated and well-appointed air-conditioned rooms and suites, located in a series of 2 or 3 storey buildings spread around the grounds. All accommodations are equipped with ceiling fans, mini fridge, tea & coffee making facilities, in room safe, satellite television, DVD player and either a terrace or balcony.
The resort has 6 restaurants to choose from, Palazzo, for Italian dishes; Las Ventanas, for fine dinning; Azia, serving a mixture of Japanese and Thai cuisine; Spices, specialising in Mexican food, and The Grill, with steak and seafood specialities. Other resort facilities include 3 swimming pools, a beach club, fully equipped fitness centre, jacuzzi, complimentary kayaking and snorkelling equipment, floodlit tennis courts, bicycles and a spa offering a full range of treatments.
Please call 020 3813 2966 for more information or to make a booking.