Where to stay near Playa del Carmen?

Our 2019 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 4,419 house rentals near Playa del Carmen. From 790 Houses to 2,844 Condos/Apartments, find unique vacation rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Playa del Carmen is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Playa del Carmen?

Whether you're travelling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Playa del Carmen:

  • Playacar: 714 vacation rentals
  • Villas del Mayab: 794 vacation rentals
  • Gonzalo Guerrero: 2,512 vacation rentals
  • Zazil-ha: 2,448 vacation rentals
  • Centro: 3,217 vacation rentals

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when travelling to Playa del Carmen?

HomeAway offers a large selection of lodging choices near lovely places in Playa del Carmen. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Playacar Golf Club: 5,198 home rentals
  • Gran Coral Golf: 5,507 home rentals
  • Yucatek Divers: 5,177 home rentals
  • Coco Beach: 5,345 home rentals
  • Central Square: 5,183 home rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Playa del Carmen listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Playa del Carmen?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 790 Houses in Playa del Carmen. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Playa del Carmen include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 2,844 lodging choices
  • Villas: 254 lodging choices
  • Bungalows: 12 lodging choices

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation homes including Cottages and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Playa del Carmen?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 3,035 vacation homes with pool available in Playa del Carmen.

    Staying in a Playa del Carmen vacation rental

    Day or night, the party never stops in Playa del Carmen, a Mexican resort town on the Yucatan Peninsula. The sun shines almost year round over white sand beaches and swaying palm trees which give way to turquoise Caribbean waters filled with coral reefs and colourful tropical fish. There's a host of activities for passing the time in the area, but locals and tourists alike love to go sailing, surfing, snorkeling, swimming, and scuba diving. When the sun starts to set, Quinta Avenida, a pedestrian-only thoroughfare, comes alive with bustling shops, restaurants, bars, and dance clubs. Lavish resorts, hotels, condos, and vacation rentals offer excellent accommodation for everyone from families to solo travellers.

    Activities and attractions in and around Playa del Carmen

    Are you searching for things to do during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Playa del Carmen a fun place to get away. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

    • Xcaret Eco Theme Park (4.4 mi / 7 km)
    • El Camaleon Golf Club (5.2 mi / 8.3 km)
    • Yucatek Divers (0.2 mi / 0.3 km)
    • Playacar Golf Club (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
    • Grand Coral Golf Riviera Maya (3.2 mi / 5.2 km)
    • Xplor Theme Park (4 mi / 6.4 km)

    Seasonal weather in Playa del Carmen

    Travelers speak highly of Playa del Carmen for its snorkeling. If you're hoping to enjoy some warm-weather activities on your vacation, August, July, September and April are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 88°F.

    Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Playa del Carmen

    Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Playa del Carmen is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

    • Xcaret Eco Theme Park (4.4 mi / 7 km)
    • Xpu-ha Beach (15.9 mi / 25.6 km)
    • Paradise Beach (15.9 mi / 25.6 km)
    • Akumal Beach (22.6 mi / 36.4 km)
    • Playa del Carmen Main Beach (0.3 mi / 0.5 km)
    • Mamitas Beach Club (0.8 mi / 1.2 km)