A New Look At Cancun Area Hotels Part 2

Hey everyone!  Here is part two of the great information that Jeff Verlotta brought back with him from Mexico!


LOCATION:  Riviera Cancun near Playa del Carmen

DISTANCE FROM AIRPORT:  30 miles south of the airport

­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­DESCRIPTION OF PROPERTY:  4 ½ Star. All-inclusive.  Adults only.  Age 18+

Property type:  Luxury located on more than five hundred acres of lush grounds facing the Caribbean.  Modern and chic lobby.

Rooms:  Four-poster king or two double beds plus his and her closets. Minibars refreshed daily.  Every room has a Jacuzzi big enough for 2!!

The Preferred Club: Private Preferred Lounge, daily continental breakfast service in the lounge, afternoon hot and cold hors d’oeuvres, desserts & liquors in the lounge, complimentary newspaper in room every day, free internet access in suite, free computer access in Preferred Lounge, upgraded  mini bar service, upgraded bath amenities

Pool:  Huge infinity pools face the Caribbean Sea.  Guests enjoy volleyball in the pool.

Restaurants:  7 gourmet international restaurants: World Café, Portofino, El Patio, Oceana, Seaside Grill, Himitsu, Bordeaux, And Coco Café.  24 hour room service. No buffet lines, reservations or wristbands.

Bars:  7 bars: Rendezvous Lobby Bar, Showtime Bar, Sugar Reef, Manatees Swim-up Bar, Barracuda Beach Bar, Desires Night Club and Sports Bar.

Beach:  Beautiful white sand beach voted the #1 beach in Mexico!

Health Facilities:  Secrets Spa by Pevonia, fully-equipped fitness center

OTHER THINGS TO NOTE:  Ranked #2 in Playa Del Carmen on Trip Advisor.  This is the best spot for a group!! Three Executive Meeting Rooms, each with Secretary/PC/Fax and Copy Machine.


LOCATION:  Playacar on the Riviera Maya

DISTANCE FROM AIRPORT:  40 minutes south of Cancun airport

­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­DESCRIPTION OF PROPERTY:  5 Star All-inclusive, Adults only.  The world’s first adult-only all-inclusive resort to earn the prestigious AAA 5-Diamond Award.

Rooms:  (Unique Room alert) Duplex Suite is a two story suite, with living room downstairs and one King bedroom upstairs.

Pool:  Oversized cascading infinity pool and relaxation pools around the property as well as bi-level oceanfront solarium decks for sun lounging.

Grounds:  Mexican colonial style architecture with two or three floor villas, each with a personal concierge.

Restaurants:  6 gourmet restaurants plus a dinner theatre: LAS VENTANAS , CHEF’S TABLE AT LAS VENTANAS , SPICES, PALAZZO, CLUB ROYALE, AZIA, THE GRILL, THE DECK. The private concierge will make dinner reservations.  The resort observes a dress code for dinner of casual elegance.  24-hour in-room dining featuring light menu.


Beach:  Newly expanded beach great for swimming and snorkeling.

Activities:  Water sports featuring SCUBA clinics, kayaking, sailing, windsurfing, aqua aerobics and boogie boards – all included.


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