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Paradisus Playa del Carmen la Esmeralda

Avenida Esquina Calle 88 , Fraccion III Predio Chenzubul - Col Luis Donaldo Colosio, Playa del Carmen, Quintana Roo, Mexico


Paradisus Playa del Carmen la Esmeralda


Insider Tip

Guests can take advantage of cultural activities and unique classes ranging from tango lessons to sushi-making classes.

Hotel Overview

Pure Freedom for Everyone
Surrounded by a natural mangrove Paradisus La Esmeralda provides unique and memorable Luxurious vacations in a pristine white sand Caribbean beach just 5 minutes away from the attractions of Playa's 5th Avenue
Beyond All Inclusive
Luxeclusive reinterprets All Inclusive into an Exclusive facilities Resort, with the ultimate in Spa treatments, all around the world cuisine experience, and life-enriching experiences for Adults and Kids
Suites that match detail
La Esmeralda oversized elegant and contemporary suites with 24 hours service, include individual Climate control, 40” Flat TV with Cable service, CD/DVD iPod Dock, On-request PlayStation, and a spacious terrace

Amenity highlights:

The elaborate on-site spa features indoor and outdoor treatment rooms, saunas, steam rooms, and spa tubs. Signature treatments include aromatherapy and thalassotherapy (surcharge). The spa also includes a state-of-the art fitness center with complimentary Pilates, yoga, and aerobics classes. Twelve on-site restaurants serve a range of international cuisines including Asian, Mexican, and Italian.

What to expect:

Overlooking the ocean and Cozumel Island, this resort is nestled between a tropical mangrove preserve and the second largest coral reef formation in the world. With a myriad of activities and upscale amenities, the resort caters to families and couples seeking a luxury Riviera Maya all inclusive vacation.


Avenida Esquina Calle 88 , Fraccion III Predio Chenzubul - Col Luis Donaldo Colosio, Playa del Carmen, Quintana Roo, Mexico


CUN - Cancun International Airport



Paradisus Playa del Carmen La Esmeralda offers 512 suites including 56 swim-up suites. Decorated in a contemporary style with marble floors, all accommodations feature flat-screen TVs, CD/DVD players, and complimentary wireless Internet access. Additional amenities at this Riviera Maya resort include in-room safes (accommodate laptops), coffeemakers, and minibars restocked daily. <p> Family Concierge Suites feature private check-in and special amenities for children including a nightly turndown service with milk and cookies. <p> This Mexico all inclusive resort includes the following in the room rate: all meals, premium brand drinks, non-motorized water sports, and the majority of activities.


  • Air conditioning
  • Balcony
  • Bathrobes
  • Bathroom telephone
  • Bottled water in room (complimentary)
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • CD player
  • Child care (in room, surcharge)
  • Climate control
  • Clock radio
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Complimentary toiletries
  • Cribs (infant beds) available
  • Designer toiletries
  • Direct-dial phone
  • DVD player
  • Electronic/magnetic keys
  • Extra towels, linens, bedding
  • Hair dryer
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • In-room safe (accommodates laptop)
  • Internet access - complimentary
  • Internet access - wireless
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Makeup mirror
  • Massage - available in room
  • Minibar
  • Rollaway beds
  • Separate sitting area
  • Sewing kit
  • Slippers
  • Turndown service (on request)
  • Video-game console
  • Wake-up calls
  • Window opens


Property Amenities

Surrounded by a tropical mangrove, this oceanfront resort is near Playa del Carmen’s 5th Avenue. The resort features five outdoor swimming pools, a marina, health club, and full-service spa with indoor and outdoor treatment rooms. Dining options include 12 on-site restaurants and 24-hour room service. The resort also offers 10 bars serving premium brand drinks. Amenities include a concierge desk, babysitting/childcare (surcharge), and complimentary wireless Internet access. Self parking is complimentary.

The amenities listed below are available on site; fees may apply:

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Arcade/game room
  • ATM/banking
  • Audio-visual equipment
  • Babysitting/Childcare


Extra person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.
There are no room charges for children 4 and younger when staying in the same room as their parents or guardians.
Rollaway beds and cribs (infant beds) may be available and should be requested at the time of booking; fees may apply.
Photo identification and credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in, cannot be guaranteed, and may incur additional charges.


Passion by Martin Berasategui
Signature restaurant incorporating seven Michelin star winning chef, Martin Berasategui. Known for utilizing fresh local seafood, his dishes are light, imaginative and extremely unique. Serving dinner nightly and featuring indoor and outdoor seating. <b>Passion by Martin Berasategui does not participate in the all inclusive program and additional charges for dinner will apply.</b> Consumption in the Mbar always included. Reservations required.
Buffet-style restaurant serving international cuisine for lunch and dinner. Features freshly squeezed juices.
Latin fusion restaurant featuring a raw bar and spicy ceviche. Includes an air-conditioned dining room, an outdoor terrace, and a private dining room. Adults only.
Contemporary Asian restaurant with separate entrances for adults and families. Features teppanyaki tables and an adults-only sushi bar.
Adults-only restaurant featuring international lunch and dinner buffets. Features a show kitchen and fresh-squeezed juice area.
The Grill
Restaurant serving Italian and Argentinean grilled dishes. Features wood-fired pizzas. Open late. Adults only.
Gabi Club
Relaxed restaurant and bar serving seafood specialties for lunch and dinner.
Restaurant serving contemporary Mexican cuisine. Features an outdoor terrace.
Mediterranean restaurant with a private dining room and outdoor terrace.
The Market
Features salads, grilled dishes, and wood-fired pizzas. Open late.
Sunset Grill & Bar
Snack bar, grill, and wet bar. Adults only.
Sunrise Grill & Bar
Snack bar, grill, and wet bar. Adults only.
La Palapa Grill
Restaurant with an indoor bar and a swim up bar. Serves Continental breakfast, dinner, and a selection of snacks throughout the day. Exclusively for Royal Service guests.
Hydro Grill
Restaurant with an indoor bar and a swim up bar. Offers light meals and snacks throughout the day. Exclusively for Family Concierge guests.
Red Lounge
Lobby bar and lounge open throughout the day and evening.
M Bar Martini & Wine
Wine cellar and martini bar offering pre-dinner cocktails.
Molecular concept bar featuring unique cocktails including sake specialties.
South Avenue Bar
Open-air bar featuring events and live music.
Blue Agave
Wine cellar and bar offering pre-dinner cocktails.
North Avenue Bar
Outdoor bar and nightclub.
Swim-up Bar
Serves drinks including tropical cocktails throughout the day.


This Mexico resort features an outdoor tennis court, five swimming pools, and a fitness center offering complimentary yoga, Pilates, spinning, and aerobics classes. Water sports include scuba diving and snorkeling.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the hotel; fees may apply.

  • Aerobics
  • Bicycle rentals
  • Fishing
  • Golf - driving range
  • Golfing
  • Helicopter/airplane sightseeing
  • Horse riding/rental
  • Pilates classes/instruction
  • Playground
  • Rowing or canoeing
  • Running track/path
  • Sailing
  • Scuba diving
  • Snorkeling
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Volleyball
  • Windsurfing
  • Yoga classes/instruction