Stay in the heart of Playa del Carmen Excellent location – show map

Located on the beachfront in Playa del Carmen, this resort offers 4 outdoor pools, yoga classes and massages. Dove Center offers diving certification courses, ocean dives, cenotes dives and night.

Mahekal Beach Resort offers spacious, air-conditioned rooms with Mayan-style décor. The peaceful rooms do not include radios or TVs but do offer telephone services and WiFi. All rooms offer a private safe box, private bathroom with a hairdryer and have a terrace with hammocks and views of the sea or tropical gardens.

A daily breakfast and à la carte lunch are available in the Olas Restaurant. Fuego Restaurant serves four-course set dinners, and offers regular theme nights and live music.

The resort is located in a quiet area of Playa del Carmen, just a few minutes’ walk from lively 5th Avenue. The on-site concierge can arrange visits to the Mayan ruins of Tulum National Park, a 45-minute drive away.

This is our guests' favorite part of Playa del Carmen, according to independent reviews.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.3 for a two-person trip.

Mahekal Beach Front Resort & Spa has been welcoming guests since Jun 20, 2009

Currency Exchange: Need local currency? This property has currency exchange on site.

Property Highlights

Located in the real heart of Playa del Carmen, this property has an excellent location score of 9.4!

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

Breakfast Info



Fitness center

Game room



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4 reasons to choose Mahekal Beach Front Resort & Spa

  • Prices you can't beat!
  • Booking is safe
  • Manage your bookings online
  • The staff speaks English
Closest beaches
  • Playa del Carmen Beach

    7.5 Good beach
    300 feet from property
  • Playacar Beach

    7.9 Good beach
    1.2 miles from property
Property questions and answers
Browse questions from guests for anything extra you want to know about the property
The property usually replies within a few days
  • Are the rooms air conditioned?
    Yes, all rooms count with a fan an A/C inside.
    Answered on November 4, 2019
  • Do you have WIfi in the room ? Where is dinner located ? And what type of food , that us included ?
    Dear guest, Thank you for your interest in our Resort. We have Wi-Fi in the rooms and around all the Resort. We have 3 Resturants and depending on ...
    Answered on December 25, 2019
  • When is the best time to visit your property for the perfect beach holiday?
    Hi during all year is different, if you are looking good weather is between November to June and the raining season is July to October but could be ch...
    Answered on September 19, 2019
  • Is this all a all inclusive resort (all meals and drinks included)
    We have different services available for our clients Just Room no meals included, Bed & Breakfast or Half Board
    Answered on September 19, 2019
  • Hi, is it possible to specify a ground floor room?
    Depending on room type booked you could request a ground floor level. For the rooms types which name includes the word "Palapa" we could say majority...
    Answered on January 26, 2022
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Area info *
Guests loved walking around the neighborhood!
Excellent location – show map
4 Restaurants On Site


    Food: International

    Open for: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

    Las Olas

    Food: American, Mexican, Local, International

    Open for: Breakfast, Lunch


    Food: Argentinian, Mexican, International

    Open for: Lunch, Dinner

    Mayan Culinary Casita

    Food: Local

Travel Proud

Travel Proud

This is a Proud Certified property where you can be extra sure of a welcoming stay.

Resort Facilities at Mahekal Beach Front Resort & Spa
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Beachfront
  • Sun deck
  • Terrace
  • Garden
Pets are allowed on request. Charges may apply.
  • Aerobics Additional charge
  • Live music/Performance
  • Happy hour Additional charge
  • Themed dinners Additional charge
  • Bike tours
  • Beach
  • Water sports facilities on site Additional charge
  • Snorkeling Off-site Additional charge
  • Diving Off-site Additional charge
  • Cycling Off-site
  • Ping-pong
  • Pool table
  • Game room
Food & Drink
  • Fruit Additional charge
  • Wine/Champagne Additional charge
  • Special diet meals (on request)
  • Snack bar
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
WiFi is available in public areas and is free of charge.
No parking available.
Front Desk Services
  • Invoice provided
  • Concierge
  • Baggage storage
  • Tour desk
  • Currency exchange
  • 24-hour front desk
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Board games/Puzzles
  • Babysitting/Child services Additional charge
Cleaning Services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry cleaning Additional charge
  • Laundry Additional charge
Business Facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying Additional charge
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Smoke alarms
  • Key access
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Airport shuttle (additional charge)
  • Shuttle service (additional charge)
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning
  • Car rental
  • Family rooms
  • Hair/Beauty salon
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Room service
4 swimming pools
Pool 1 – outdoor Free!
  • Open all year
  • Opening times
  • All ages welcome
  • Pool/Beach towels
  • Beach chairs/Loungers
  • Pool bar
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Infinity pool
  • Pool with view
Pool 2 – outdoor Free!
  • Open all year
  • Opening times
  • All ages welcome
  • Pool/Beach towels
  • Beach chairs/Loungers
  • Pool bar
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Saltwater pool
  • Shallow end
Pool 3 – outdoor Free!
  • Open all year
  • Opening times
  • All ages welcome
  • Pool/Beach towels
  • Beach chairs/Loungers
  • Plunge pool
Pool 4 – outdoor Free!
  • Open all year
  • Opening times
  • All ages welcome
  • Pool/Beach towels
  • Beach chairs/Loungers
  • Pool bar
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Plunge pool
  • Yoga classes
  • Fitness
  • Full-body massage Additional charge
  • Hand massage Additional charge
  • Head massage Additional charge
  • Couples' massage Additional charge
  • Foot massage Additional charge
  • Neck massage Additional charge
  • Back massage Additional charge
  • Spa/Wellness packages
  • Foot bath
  • Spa lounge/Relaxation area
  • Spa facilities
  • Body treatments
  • Hairstyling
  • Haircut
  • Pedicure
  • Manicure
  • Hair treatments
  • Makeup services
  • Waxing services
  • Facial treatments
  • Beauty services
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Beach chairs/Loungers
  • Hot tub/Jacuzzi Additional charge
  • Massage Additional charge
  • Spa Additional charge
  • Solarium
  • Fitness center
Languages Spoken
  • German
  • English
  • Spanish
  • French
  • Italian
Sustainability initiatives
This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and eco-friendly travel

House rules Mahekal Beach Front Resort & Spa takes special requests – add in the next step!


From 3:00 PM

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card at check-in


Until 12:00 PM


Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

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
Crib by request

Additional fees are not calculated automatically in the total cost and will have to be paid for separately during your stay.

This property doesn't offer extra beds.

The maximum number of cribs allowed depends on the room you choose. Double-check the maximum capacity for the room you selected.

All cribs and extra beds are subject to availability.

No age restriction

There's no age requirement for check-in


Pets are allowed on request. Charges may apply.

Mastercard Visa American Express Mahekal Beach Front Resort & Spa accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

Please note that some events are held on Mamitas Beach Club and Martina throught the year, which may cause guests to hear loud music all around the property and Playa del Carmen. .

Please note that this property has a hurricane policy. The property will contact you to provide the full information.

Please note that the price for half-board does not include drinks.

Please note that small breed dogs no larger than 20 pounds are accepted with a charge of $29.75 per night; maximum one dog per room and only on ground floors.

Please note there's an extra fee for additional guest of 150 USD per night.

Please note this property has a service fee of 15 USD per person/ per night booking all inclusive service only.

Please note that a Gala Dinner on December 24th and December 31st will be included in the rate, with an obligatory supplement of USD $80 per person above 12 years and $40 USD per child 5-11 years old. Please note due to The DJ Festivals held at nearby properties guests may hear music on occasion from November to final December all years.

In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result.

Due to coronavirus (COVID-19), this property adheres to strict physical distancing measures.

Please inform Mahekal Beach Front Resort & Spa 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.

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.

FAQs about Mahekal Beach Front Resort & Spa

  • The prices at Mahekal Beach Front Resort & Spa may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to Mahekal Beach Front Resort & Spa by:

    • Airport shuttle (arranged by property) 45min

  • Mahekal Beach Front Resort & Spa is 0.8 miles from the center of Playa del Carmen.

  • Guests staying at Mahekal Beach Front Resort & Spa can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 8.6).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Continental
    • À la carte

  • Check-in at Mahekal Beach Front Resort & Spa is from 3:00 PM, and check-out is until 12:00 PM.

  • Mahekal Beach Front Resort & Spa offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Spa
    • Fitness center
    • Hot tub/Jacuzzi
    • Massage
    • Cycling
    • Pool table
    • Game room
    • Snorkeling
    • Ping-pong
    • Diving
    • Beachfront
    • Solarium
    • Beauty services
    • Themed dinners
    • Facial treatments
    • Aerobics
    • Waxing services
    • Water sports facilities on site
    • Makeup services
    • Swimming pool
    • Hair treatments
    • Happy hour
    • Manicure
    • Live music/Performance
    • Pedicure
    • Bike tours
    • Haircut
    • Beach
    • Hairstyling
    • Body treatments
    • Spa facilities
    • Spa lounge/Relaxation area
    • Foot bath
    • Spa/Wellness packages
    • Back massage
    • Neck massage
    • Foot massage
    • Couples' massage
    • Head massage
    • Hand massage
    • Full-body massage
    • Fitness
    • Yoga classes

  • Mahekal Beach Front Resort & Spa has 4 restaurants:

    • Fuego
    • Mayan Culinary Casita
    • Cocina
    • Las Olas

  • The nearest beach is 150 feet from Mahekal Beach Front Resort & Spa.

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

  • Room options at Mahekal Beach Front Resort & Spa include:

    • Double
    • Bungalow

  • Yes, there's a hot tub. You can find out more about this and the other facilities at Mahekal Beach Front Resort & Spa on this page.