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Located in Playa del Carmen in the state of Quintana Roo, Mexico in the municipality of Solidaridad, it is a gated community that has grown with Playa del Carmen, just south of its main urban area. Playacar is approximately 40 minutes drive from Cancun.
It is composed of 2 sections: the first one, Playacar Phase 1 offers by-the-sea secluded beaches and villas, very close to downtown Playa del Carmen. The second, Playacar Phase II, was built around a golf course designed by Robert von Hagge, and exposes all inclusive resorts and private villas all around.
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Playacar Beach Reviews
Playa car beach - This trip is my first to the area and I was looking for a relatively non commercialised beach that was easy to access. Playa car is that beach. It is easy to reach and it is free... more »
Would definitely recommend Playacar as a location for a great holiday! It is a secure gated community with a mixture of all-inclusive resorts and private homes and villas. We have stayed twice at the.... more »
The beach is nice and there are plenty of places to eat and drink. There are also lots of massage places with decent prices. This year though(November 2019) there were a lot of jelly fish as myself and many others were stung. We never went back in the water after that.
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