Experience a unique combination of local flavor and unequaled luxury on the Mayan Riviera at The Royal in Playa del Carmen. Steps from the city’s famed Fifth Avenue, this resort offers convenience to local shops and cafes while providing first-class all-inclusive service.
Whether staying for a wedding, vacation or honeymoon, you can relax at the tranquil pool or exercise in the Olympic-size fresh water pool. Shaded lounge chairs and canopy beds line the white sand beach and resort pools. Waiters bring any cocktail to you at the beach, while Beach Butlers keep you cool with ice water, cold towels and suntan lotion. The full-service SPAzul is a luxurious eco-holistic retreat. Inspired by the Mayan culture, treatments include a pre-Colombian stone steam bath, an Oriental massage and Polish massage shower. Treatments can be experienced in the scenic ocean view garden. The Royal Art Gallery features pieces from Mexican artists, while a tour desk and travel agency connect you with the sights to be seen outside of the resort.
All oversized suites feature a double Jacuzzi, mini-bar stocked daily, private terrace with hammock and a garden or ocean view. Room service is available 24 hours a day, as is the VIP Lounge, serving snacks and drinks, providing games and televisions.
The recipient of the American Academy of Hospitality Sciences’ 5-Star Diamond Award, The Royal Playa del Carmen uses natural materials, textures and fabrics to create an appealing seaside escape, including in-suite furniture made by local craftsmen.
Royal Service, featuring Royal Housekeeping, is offered with select suite categories. Enjoy an upgraded mini-bar, pillow menu, access to Royal and Romance Concierge service and specialized turndown service.
RESTAURANTS & BARS
Nine gourmet restaurants complete the pampering and luxury waiting for you at The Royal Playa del Carmen. Wine and tequila tastings are hosted by the hotel sommelier. The new Martini Corner Bar and the Tequileria and Cigar Club Bar cater to the discerning drinker. Three other bars at The Royal and seven additional ones are available, free of charge, at the nearby Gran Porto Real.
Enjoy a complimentary introductory Scuba lesson, swim laps in the Olympic sized pool and challenge your partner to a breathtaking game of tennis on the rooftop court. Play a round of golf at the nearby Robert Van Hagge-designed Playacar Golf Club.
ROYAL JUNIOR SUITE
Elegant spacious Junior Suites with entrance foyer; in-suite double Jacuzzi; Royal Bed with pillow top mattress; fine high thread linen; plus duvet covers multiple pillows; Cleopatra chaise lounge; elegant hand crafted furniture; adjustable 29″ flat screen TV. Number of accommodations: 30 Bedding: 1 king bed or 2 double beds.
ROYAL OCEAN VIEW JUNIOR SUITE
Includes all the luxury features and double Jacuzzi of the Junior Suite with ocean views of turquoise Caribbean plus the new Royal Service and Royal Housekeeping service with the new scientifically designed Royal Bed, aroma fragrances, pillow menu. Number of accommodations: 23 Bedding: 1 king bed or 2 double beds. View: Ocean.
ROYAL OCEANFRONT JUNIOR SUITE
Includes all the features of the Royal Junior Suite Ocean view with superb oceanfront view of the turquoise Caribbean Sea; stereo system and loaded iPod plus state- of-the-art gourmet coffee system plus one-hour per stay complimentary BMW Mini Cooper rental and unlimited mileage. Number of accommodations: 2 Bedding: 1 king bed. View: Oceanfront.
ROYAL JUNIOR SUITE BEACHFRONT WALK-OUT
These unique beachfront suites offer all the amenities of the Royal Junior Suite Oceanfront plus convenient direct beach access from private terrace, fall asleep with the waves sound right next to your suite; premium liquor bottle dispenser and snacks, plus a rotating LCD TV. Number of accommodations: 1 Bedding: 1 king bed. View: Beachfront.
ROYAL JUNIOR SUITE SWIM UP BEACHFRONT
Prime location at pool/beach level, offering the same features as the Royal Junior Suite Oceanfront plus the most convenient direct access to the swimming pool and to the beach; in-shower steam bath, gourmet coffee system, premium liquor bottle dispenser and snacks. Number of accommodations: 1 Bedding: 1 king bed. View: Beachfront.
ROYAL MASTER ONE BEDROOM SUITE OCEAN VIEW
All the features of the Royal Junior Suite Ocean view plus separate bedroom/master bath with in- shower steam bath, luxury amenities and a large living room with additional plasma TV, bar area with fully stocked premium liquors and fridge, large dining area for 6. Number of accommodations: 1 Bedding: king bed. View: Ocean.
ROYAL OCEANFRONT ONE BEDROOM MASTER SUITE
With all of the superior amenities of the Royal Master One Bedroom Suite Ocean view with the added benefit of the resort’s most spectacular oceanfront location, plus unlimited golf green fees (transportation not included). Fall asleep with the waves’ sound! Number of accommodations: 1 Bedding: 1 king bed. View: Oceanfront.
ROYAL PRESIDENTIAL SUITE OCEAN VIEW WITH PRIVATE POOL
Best location on Penthouse floor overlooking beautifully landscaped grounds, pools, and Caribbean Sea beyond. Included are all the features of the Royal Master One Bedroom Suite Ocean view plus an impressive foyer, large living room and dining areas for friends, a guest powder room, bar area. Number of accommodations: 1 Bedding: 1 king bed.
Tapas & Pinxos – A gourmet Spanish tapas restaurant offering a trendy and relaxing dining experience with tasty specialties from Northern Spain and the Basque region. Open for dinner.
Chefs Plate – International haute cuisine where a new and different dinner menu is carefully selected each day and artfully prepared at the discretion of the hotel’s international chef. Each meal will be a memorable gourmet dining event. The use of this restaurant will be under reservations for guest in the following suite types; Royal Junior Suite Ocean Front , Royal Junior Suite Beach Front Walk Out, Royal Junior Suite Swim Up Beach Front, Royal Master One-Bedroom Suite Ocean View.
Spice – All-day gourmet ocean-view dining with sumptuous buffets, interactive cooking stations, and a la carte menu. Casual atmosphere with views of the grounds and ocean. Open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner.
Pelicanos – Offers delicious a la carte Caribbean fusion seafood choices in an oceanfront setting, overlooking the pool, the beautiful beach, and the sparkling Caribbean Sea. Open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner.
Asiana – Contemporary Asian fusion cuisine with “teppanyaki cooking” – spectacular Asian way of cooking. Offers a stylish, romantic setting and cozy seating ensuring an intimate dining experience. Open for lunch and dinner.
Maria Marie – Specializes in upscale Mexican-French fusion cuisine and provides a truly Mexican hacienda-like dining experience complete with colorful murals painted by Mexican artists, evoking memories of Mexico’s rich heritage. Open for dinner.
24 hr. VIP lounge – An ideal place to relax and treat yourself to hors d’oeuvres, premium snacks and drinks, while enjoying a friendly table game, billiards, or watching your favorite sporting events on large plasma screen televisions. Enjoy beautiful views of Playa del Carmen from the outdoor terrace.
– Guest can also dine at six additional restaurant located at Gran Porto Real Resort located adjacent to THE ROYAL. Restaurants include: Maria’s, Il Pescatore, Albatros, Gaviotas, Beach Grill, and Trade Winds beach snack bar (surcharges will apply on certain menu items)
– No reservations required for all restaurants. Dress code is required for all a la carte restaurants (long pants and no open toe shoes for men).
– Room Service – Yes, 24-hour prompt “Royal Room Service” discreetly delivered to suite’s “magic box” with signal light to announce arrival.
Lobby bar – overlooking the Caribbean Sea and impressive pool area with live music, and a great variety of international and premium drinks with lounge beds and plasma TV’s.
Trade Winds Pool Bar & Swim-up Bar
Pelicanos Beach Bar
Martini Corner – Lobby Bar which serves martinis and other popular drinks favored by guests from around the world.
Tequileria and Cigar Club – Offering a wide selection of more than 30 authentic world-renowned Mexican tequilas and after-dinner drinks, plus hand-rolled cigars.
– 24 Hour VIP Lounge so guests can help themselves to drinks and snacks 24/7.
– There are six additional bars available next door at Gran Porto Real.
- Pools – Two large freeform pools with two dual temperature whirpools. One pool is a beachfront infinity activity pool with swim-up bar, volleyball and in-pool lounges. A second gigantic pool is separated by a bridge from the activities pool and features an official Olympic-size 50-meter lap lane with starter block, and in-pool lounge chairs. Introductory SCUBA lessons are offered in separate onsite unique dive pool
- Beach – Located on a beautiful stretch of powder-white sand beach recently expanded and protected by a natural breakwater, making it perfectly
- Watersports – Non–motorized water sports including kayaks, and snorkeling as well as introductory SCUBA diving lesson.
- Spa – Luxury SPAzul a world-class eco-holistic, new Mayan-inspired spa with dual temperature whirlpools, Mayan-inspired spa with dual temperature whirpools, steam room, traditional Temazcal steam hut, sauna, cold plunge pool, Polish massage waterfalls and more. Additional charges apply for spa treatments.
- Fitness Center – state-of-the-art fitness center. Fully equipped with Life Fitness and Stott Pilates equipment, and offering spinning, aerobics, and yoga with expert instructors.
- Shopping – Beauty shop and onsite shopping at Real Bazaar, Lapis Jewelry
From $135 per person, per night*
*Room rates displayed are an average nightly rate, based on double occupancy, and do not include airfare. Exact room rates will depend on dates of travel, room occupancy, and date of booking.