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Set in tropical gardens next to Playa del Carmen Beach, these luxury suites offer access to an infinity pool, outdoor hot tub and spa. Guests enjoy free access to the beach club. Suites at El Taj Oceanfront Condo Hotel offer a large terrace. El Taj property is composed by two buildings. Oceanfront suites offer sea views and direct beach access, while Beachside suites overlook the pool, fish pond and gardens. Each spacious suite has elegant Bali-inspired décor and a characteristic palapa thatched roof. A Smart TV and modern kitchen are included. Gourmet cuisine is served in El Taj Condo’s ASI restaurant, while pizzas, snacks and drinks are available in the beach bar. You can also request a private chef to prepare meals in your suite. El Taj is located in central Playa del Carmen, just 2 blocks from Fifth Avenue. This popular boulevard is home to boutiques, pavement cafés, bars and restaurants.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 8.9 for a two-person trip.

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Property highlights

Located in the heart of Playa del Carmen, this hotel has an excellent location score of 9.0

Want a great night's sleep? This hotel was highly-rated for its very comfy beds.

Breakfast Info

Continental, Vegetarian, American

Free private parking available at the hotel


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Availability

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Room Type
Number of guests
 
Bedroom 1:
1 king bed
Bedroom 2:
2 twin beds
Bedroom 1:
1 queen bed
Bedroom 2:
2 twin beds
Bedroom 1:
2 twin beds
Bedroom 2:
1 king bed
Bedroom 3:
1 queen bed
Bedroom 1:
2 twin beds
Bedroom 2:
1 king bed
Bedroom 3:
1 queen bed
Bedroom 1:
1 king bed
Bedroom 2:
2 twin beds
Bedroom 1:
1 king bed
Bedroom 2:
2 twin beds
Bedroom 3:
1 king bed
Bedroom 1:
1 king bed
Bedroom 2:
2 twin beds
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Property practices

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Guest reviews

Categories:

Staff
8.8
Facilities
8.7
Cleanliness
9.1
Comfort
9.1
Value for money
8.4
Location
9.0
Free Wifi
8.8
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Guests who stayed here loved

  • Sharon
    United States of America United States of America
    The staff went over and beyond to make our stay exceptional.
  • Stefan
    Netherlands Netherlands
    Nice apartments, spacious and comfortable. Private terrace with jacuzzi is amazing.
  • Esther
    United States of America United States of America
    Comfortable place to stay in family vacations,my kids love the pool, it was so near to restaurants, bars and shopping.

Hotel area info

Restaurants
3 Restaurants On Site

  • ASI Restaurant & Beach Club
    • Cuisine
      Mexican • Pizza • Seafood • Local • International
    • Open for
      Breakfast • Lunch • Cocktail hour
    • Ambience
      Family-friendly
    • Dietary options
      Vegetarian • Dairy-free
  • Kob-Ma
    • Cuisine
      Thai • Asian
    • Open for
      Dinner • Cocktail hour
    • Ambience
      Modern • Romantic
    • Dietary options
      Vegetarian
  • El Gober
    • Cuisine
      Caribbean • Seafood • Tex-Mex
    • Open for
      Brunch • Lunch • Dinner • Cocktail hour
    • Ambience
      Family-friendly • Modern

Amenities of El Taj Oceanfront and Beachside Condo Hotel
Great facilities! Review score, 8.7

Most popular amenities
  • 2 swimming pools
  • Free Wifi
  • Beachfront
  • Free parking
  • Airport shuttle
  • Family rooms
  • Fitness center
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Private beach area
Bathroom
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Guest bathroom
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
Bedroom
  • Linens
  • Wardrobe or closet
Outdoors
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Beachfront
  • Private beach area
  • Garden
Kitchen
  • Coffee machine
  • Toaster
  • Stovetop
  • Kitchenware
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Kitchenette
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
Activities
  • Bicycle rental
  • Aerobics
    Off-site
  • Beach
  • Snorkeling
    Additional chargeOff-site
  • Diving
    Additional chargeOff-site
  • Fishing
    Additional chargeOff-site
  • Golf course (within 2 miles)
    Additional charge
Living Area
  • Dining area
  • Sofa
  • Sitting area
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Telephone
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Wine/Champagne
    Additional charge
  • Kids' meals
    Additional charge
Internet
Wifi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Parking
Free private parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Parking garage
Front Desk Services
  • Invoice provided
  • Concierge
  • Baggage storage
  • Tour desk
  • 24-hour front desk
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Board games/Puzzles
  • Board games/puzzles
  • Babysitting/Child services
    Additional charge
Cleaning Services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Ironing service
    Additional charge
  • Dry cleaning
    Additional charge
  • Laundry
    Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Smoke alarms
  • Key access
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe
General
  • Carbon monoxide detector
  • Grocery deliveries
    Additional charge
  • Hypoallergenic
  • Air conditioning
  • Smoke-free property
  • Wake-up service
  • Tile/Marble floor
  • Private entrance
  • Laptop safe
  • Soundproof rooms
  • Fan
  • Family rooms
  • Airport shuttle
    Additional charge
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Iron
  • Room service
Accessibility
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
2 swimming pools
Pool 1 – outdoorFree!
  • Open all year
  • All ages welcome
  • Pool with view
  • Swimming pool toys
  • Pool/Beach towels
  • Beach chairs/Loungers
Pool 2 – outdoorFree!
  • Open all year
  • All ages welcome
  • Infinity pool
  • Pool/Beach towels
  • Beach chairs/Loungers
Spa
  • Locker rooms
  • Fitness classes
  • Yoga classes
  • Fitness
  • Massage chair
  • Spa/Wellness packages
  • Spa facilities
  • Beach chairs/Loungers
  • Hot tub/Jacuzzi
  • Massage
    Additional charge
  • Fitness center
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Spanish

House rules
El Taj Oceanfront and Beachside Condo Hotel takes special requests – add in the next step!

Check-in
From 15:00 to 00:00
Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card at check-in.
You need to let the property know what time you'll be arriving in advance.
Check-out
Until 12:00
Cancellation/ prepayment
Cancelation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodation type. Enter your stay dates and check the conditions of your selected option.
Refundable damage deposit
A damage deposit of US$250 is required on arrival. This will be collected by credit card. You should be reimbursed within 7 days of check-out. Your deposit will be refunded in full via credit card, subject to an inspection of the property.
Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

Children 12 and above will be charged as adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

0 - 2 years
Extra bed upon request
$10 per child, per night
Crib upon request
$10 per child, per night
3+ years
Extra bed upon request
$10 per person, per night

Prices for cribs and extra beds aren't included in the total price. They'll have to be paid for separately during your stay.

The number of extra beds and cribs allowed depends on the option you choose. Check your selected option for more info.

All cribs and extra beds are subject to availability.

Age restriction
The minimum age for check-in is 18
Pets
Pets are not allowed.
Accepted payment methods
American ExpressVisaMastercardDiscoverCash
Parties
Parties/events are not allowed
Quiet hours
Guests need be quiet between 22:00 and 07:00.

The fine print
Must-know information for guests at this property

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

Please inform El Taj Oceanfront and Beachside Condo Hotel of your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly using the contact details in your confirmation.

This property does not accommodate bachelor(ette) or similar parties.

Quiet hours are between 22:00:00 and 07:00:00.

A damage deposit of $250 is required on arrival. This will be collected by credit card. You should be reimbursed within 7 days of check-out. Your deposit will be refunded in full by credit card, subject to an inspection of the property.

FAQs about El Taj Oceanfront and Beachside Condo Hotel

  • El Taj Oceanfront and Beachside Condo Hotel is 1,650 feet from the center of Playa del Carmen. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

  • Yes, this hotel has a pool. See details about the pool and other facilities on this page.

  • Room options at El Taj Oceanfront and Beachside Condo Hotel include:

    • Suite
    • Apartment
    • Quad

  • Check-in at El Taj Oceanfront and Beachside Condo Hotel is from 3:00 PM, and check-out is until 12:00 PM.

  • Guests staying at El Taj Oceanfront and Beachside Condo Hotel can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 8.1).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Continental
    • Vegetarian
    • American
    • À la carte

  • El Taj Oceanfront and Beachside Condo Hotel has 3 restaurants:

    • ASI Restaurant & Beach Club
    • Kob-Ma
    • El Gober

  • The nearest beach is 150 feet from El Taj Oceanfront and Beachside Condo Hotel. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

  • El Taj Oceanfront and Beachside Condo Hotel offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Fitness center
    • Hot tub/Jacuzzi
    • Massage
    • Snorkeling
    • Diving
    • Fishing
    • Golf course (within 2 miles)
    • Beachfront
    • Massage chair
    • Beach
    • Private beach area
    • Aerobics
    • Yoga classes
    • Swimming pool
    • Bicycle rental
    • Locker rooms
    • Fitness
    • Spa/Wellness packages
    • Fitness classes
    • Spa facilities

  • Yes, there's a hot tub. You can find out more about this and the other facilities at El Taj Oceanfront and Beachside Condo Hotel on this page.

  • The prices at El Taj Oceanfront and Beachside Condo Hotel may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.