Top 10 Beachfront Rentals In Playa del Carmen, Mexico - Updated 2022


Situated along the Riviera Maya strip in the Yucatan Peninsula in Mexico is Playa del Carmen. The coastal town is now a popular tourist destination in the Riviera Maya, featuring a wide array of tourist activities like the exploration of the coral reefs and cenotes, visiting ancient Mayan ruins, and ziplining, to name a few. Other activities mostly revolve around the town’s famous beaches, such as like snorkeling, parasailing, and diving. To prepare for your trip to this resort town, booking a great accommodation is essential for a memorable and enjoyable vacation. Check out our list of the top beachfront rentals in Playa del Carmen, Mexico.

1. Casa Frajari (from USD 2500)

If you’re seeking a luxe accommodation, look no further. Situated in an exclusive, gated residential community, Casa Frajari is the very definition of luxury. Service is personalized. You may request in advance to have your fridge filled with your favorite goodies. There are fresh welcome cocktails and snacks upon your arrival and complimentary airport roundtrip transfers. You will also have a concierge to attend to your requests.

The villa’s décor exudes sophistication and elegance. With an area of 7,578 sq. ft (704.02 sq.m), this property sleeps 20 guests. It boasts seven en-suite bedrooms, a modern kitchen with a breakfast bar, a large dining room and living room, and a pool deck that delivers the most fantastic views of the ocean at any time of the day.

Luxurious Beachfront Living in Paradise!
64 reviews  Wifi Available
villa 20 Guests 7 Bedrooms 7 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 20
Minimum Nights: 3
Refund Policy :

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the furniture was super chic and comfortable
pool jacuzzi plenty of seating and all with the amazing view of the ocean
and it is so well designed and appointed that all 7 couples were very comfortable
the rooms were huge and week appointed and the kitchen had everything we could hope for
the help is amazing too and keep the house clean which isn't easy to do kids and sand
martina was the best property manager / host i’ve ever encountered
the staff was very nice and accommodating
the staff are helpful and assisting
the host and staff were so friendly and accommodating
the availability of professional staff made it an amazing experience
location to 5th avenue and other attractions cannot be beat
amazing house and staff location is perfect definitely worth booking
beautiful property inside and out in an amazing beach front location
this is truly a special house in a special place
all of us loved everything about this place without exception
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2. Villa el Dorado (from USD 1200)

Located in an exclusive gated community, Villa El Dorado provides luxury, comfort, and fantastic views of the beach, the blue waters, and the island of Cozumel. Sleeping 10 guests, this condo has 4 bedrooms and 4 bathrooms. The two master suites have terraces with a view of the ocean and access to the pool and the beach.

The outdoor area is as delightful as indoors. There is a shaded dining area, and overlooking the beach is a freshwater swimming pool.

Chic contemporary oceanfront private oasis for perfect getaway in paradise!
79 reviews
villa 10 Guests 4 Bedrooms 4 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 10
Minimum Nights: 3
Refund Policy :

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the home is incredible; huge bedrooms lots of natural light great pool and the enormous patio
overall clean and updated better than pictures
the housekeeping was fantastic & cleaned after us everyday i will 10/10 recommend this place
the pool was very clean and large enough for a nice plunge
it is in a gated secure community & the house was beautiful & clean when we arrived there
great property very clean and beautiful view
martina and her staff were very helpful and friendly
martina was one of the best hosts ive ever worked with
martina was communicative and super helpful throughout and the check-in process was super easy
martina was an incredible host very attentive and responsive
this house was perfect and martina was the best host i have ever had
great location within easy walking distance to 5th ave
this is an amazing property and great location
the space is beautiful right on the beach and walking distance to downtown area
the house is exactly as it looked in the picutres and the location is great
the property was amazing location was great the beach was fantastic
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3. Beachfront condo unit with unobstructed ocean views (from USD 149)

This condo in El Faro Condo-Hotel is on the second floor and faces the pool and the ocean. The unit is a short walk to the beach, 5th Avenue, and the ferry dock. If you look out of the master bedroom, living room, dining room, or kitchen, you will have direct views of the white, sandy beach and blue waters. The fun beach vibe outside complements the subtle and tasteful Caribbean theme of the condo.

Accommodating 6 guests, this 1,075 sq. ft. (99.96 sqm) condo has a master bedroom with a king-size bed. The other bedroom has two queen-size beds, and there is a sleeper sofa in the living room. The property has a fully equipped kitchen, laundry facilities, indoor entertainment, and a barbeque grill on the terrace. There is also WiFi and a phone that allows you to call for free to the US and Canada.

Beachfront! 35% Off! Ocean View! Pool! 4 Big Beds! El Faro
130 reviews  Wifi Available
condo 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6
Minimum Nights: 1
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 14 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the wifi was reliable and easy to connect to
the pool is huge with plenty of space to lay in the sun if that's you're thing
the pool area is very nice it is quiet and relaxing
very clean and well kept
it is clean and well maintained
everything was in great working order and very clean
the property is very nice clean and right on the beach
the beach in front clean and swimable
it was a great day and we were home by 2:30 the front desk is very helpful
it is the best pool on the beach the staff are friendly and helpful
shawn is very honest caring responsive and his property is an opportunity you should not pass
the location is amazing
would definitely use this location again
loved how close the condo is to everything beach shopping and restaurants-can’t wait till we can come back
one of the best accommodations in the area great condo pool and overall location
playa is a very cool place
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4. Casa de la Pescada Blanca (from USD 450)

75 steps and you are on the beach! Situated in a gated community, Casa de la Pescada Blanca boasts luxury, comfort, and convenience. For a carefree and enjoyable vacation, the property manager and a helper will be there to assist. A five-minute walk and you’re on 5th Avenue. The host can even arrange transportation from the airport.

Sleeping 12 guests, this 2,260 sq. ft. (209.96 sqm) house has 4 bedrooms with 6 beds, 3 bathrooms, a luxury kitchen, the latest indoor entertainment equipment, and high-speed internet. Additionally, the house has carbon monoxide detectors and smoke alarms which are atypical in Mexico.

The property has two pools overlooking the Caribbean Sea - one on the rooftop and the second one on the ground floor, which has a sit-in bar. There is no shortage of sea views from the house. You’ll see the water from all bedrooms, the living room, the dining room, and the kitchen.

BEST Caribbean Sea VIEWS-75 steps to Beach- LUXURY Home-5 Min walk to 5th Ave
105 reviews  Wifi Available
House 12 Guests 4 Bedrooms 5 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 12
Minimum Nights: 3
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 30 days before check-in.

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amazing views of the water while sitting up on the rooftop or in the pool
it was very hot while we were there so having great air conditioning made a huge difference
we spent most of our time hanging out on the roof in the pool and enjoying the view
one block from beach rooftop pool and patio is the best
pescada blanca was much more comfortable and we loved the rooftop
everything was clean and well maintained
the staff was amazing
veronica was responsive to any questions that came up
rooftop is amazing the owners and staff are wonderful people to work with
victoria at bric was very helpful and scott the owner was helpful with some tips as well
which we did everyday the care taker of the home was very friendly and an amazing person
the location of the house was perfect
easy walk to 5th ave
the location in playa car is perfect
easy walk to town beach literally outside your door
lux house good location near the beach near oxxo clean comfortable and friendly staff
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5. Mayan-inspired beachfront unit with pool (from USD 239)

This beachfront condo is within a short walking distance to the beach and to 5th Avenue. The beach nearest it offers many activities such as paddle-boarding, windsurfing, kayaking, and scuba diving.

The host aims to give the guests a taste of Mexico by incorporating Mayan culture into the décor. The property is 1,100 sq. ft. (102.19 sqm). With its two bedrooms and two full bathrooms, it can accommodate eight guests. Guests will also find a fully equipped and modern kitchen and a grill on the balcony.

Mayan Magic El Faro Beach Front - Disct Rates Temporarily Includes Christmas
84 reviews  Wifi Available
condo 8 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 8
Minimum Nights: 1
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 60 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
the apartment was clean and comfortable with everything we could need
the place was clean well decorated and it has everything you would need
all the staff was great as well
enjoyed pool side massage twice we were warmly welcomed by all the staff particularly karina at reception
he answered all my questions and was very responsive
definitely one of the better owners we have rented from over the years
terry - she was great and very responsive answering all of our questions
the location of this property is amazing everything was close by
location - location is great as long as you know what you are getting into
for xel ha we purchased our tickets at the ado bus station which included free transportation
the number and variety of restaurants in walking distance was impressive
us were fantastic) the condo itself has a fantastic location and is close to everything on 5th ave
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6. Condo Toucan (from USD 251)

Condo Toucan is within the Natz Ti Ha complex at Coco Beach, one of the famous beaches in Playa del Carmen. Sleeping 6 guests, this unit boasts 1,400 sq. ft. (130.06 sqm) of living space and has 2 master bedroom suites with a king-size bed in each. The third bedroom has two twin beds. A large balcony provides a stunning view of the Caribbean Sea.

The condo has a full kitchen, a dining room, a laundry room, and three full bathrooms. The rooftop has a tanning deck and you can see Coco Beach, Playa, and Cozumel from there. You’ll also have access to a communal pool. If you rent a car, a private parking space is available.

For your convenience, beach gear is provided for a fun time in the water. The property also provides free WiFi and free local and international calls to U.S. and Canada. A multi-lingual property manager is on site for assistance.

Great Beach View! 60 Steps To Best Beach In Playa, 1 & 1/2 Blocks to 5th Avenue
67 reviews  Wifi Available
condo 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6
Minimum Nights: 3
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 30 days before check-in.

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spacious rooms with beautiful mexican decor everything we needed was there
the condo was roomy beds comfortable and had everything we needed
loved the feel of the whole condo and it was very clean
the condo was extremely clean bright spacious and comfortable
james and the entire staff was so helpful and polite
trevor the property manager is very helpful and accommodating
property manager trevor was wonderful and very helpful
the workers at the condo were kind and very helpful
very good communication with owner
location is perfect one step away from a beautiful beach and so close to 5th ave
location was perfect for enjoying all of the offerings of playa
quick family get away couldn’t have picked a better place to stay
an easy walk to restaurants shopping the ferry to cozumel and of course the beach
great location very clean hosts very responsive
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7. Fully furnished three-bedroom beachfront condo (from USD 271)

Situated in the gated community of Xaman Ha, this 1,501 sq. ft. (139.45 sqm) newly renovated condo has 3 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms and can sleep up to 8 guests. In the master bedroom, there is a king-sized bed, a child’s bed, and a futon. The other two bedrooms have a queen-sized bed. There are great views of the ocean from the balcony, living room, dining room, and master bedroom.

For a great shopping experience in town, Paseo del Carmen and Quinta Avenida are nearby.

Book the best condo in Xamanha Family Friendly!
63 reviews  Wifi Available
condo 8 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 8
Minimum Nights: 4
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 30 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
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kitchen is well stocked comfortable beds and awesome views of the ocean
there was also spices and loads of other stuff in the condo like bluetooth sreteo and wifi
the pool is clean and well maintained
the unit is clean well constructed and well maintained
all-in-all this condo is beautiful clean includes maid service and you can't beat the location
the service was friendly and accommodating
the property and staff are terrific
not a small detail the owner is excellent to deal with
the location is great being just a 3-5 minute walk to 5th avenue yet also quiet
loved everything from the location to the beautiful grounds and pool area
it's also an excellent location with a great beach right in front
the condo is in such a great location - quick walk to the cozumel ferry and 5th ave
the location could not be better for family and friends of all ages to enjoy
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8. One-bedroom unit in a beachfront resort (from USD 144)

This condo affords you panoramic ocean views. From the terrace, you can easily slip to the beach. This one-bedroom condo has a king-size bed and sleeps two guests. There is one full bath in the bedroom and a half bath in the living area. The kitchen is fully furnished. A breakfast bar separates the kitchen and living area.

There are meal and drink packages if you don’t feel like cooking. WiFi and free calls to the US and Canada are provided. The resort also provides shuttle service to 5th Avenue twice a day.

62 reviews  Wifi Available
condo 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 2
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 60 days before check-in.

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the positives: good ac well equipped kitchen - they had everything we needed
could be better: while other reviews noted that reserving of pool chairs was not a problem
the apartment has good views of the ocean and beach and pool
the condo was clean and well maintained
our condo was clean and as expected
the staff is safe and welcoming
the owner communicates very well
the hotel staff were friendly and helpful
beautiful unit and great staff
owners went above and beyond to get us a pack and play for our daughter
the condo being rented is cozy and comfortable and in a convenient location in the hotel
fantastic place the room is spacious and the location can’t be beat
condo was great perfect location loved the view and listening to the sounds of the ocean
doreen’s property has one of the best locations convenient to all
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9. Luna Encantada H2 (from USD 250)

This condo in a private, gated community, has the beach right in front. The space has Balinese décor that harmonizes the interiors with nature. The property has two master bedrooms and can accommodate eight guests. One bedroom has a king-sized bed and full bath, while the other has two queen-size beds and a full bath, as well.

You’ll get great ocean views on the terrace, but you won’t run short of these views when you are inside thanks to the glass windows and doors. Outside, it is a paradise with palm trees and tropical plants. Laze around the infinity pool on the comfortable lounges. Beach attendants are around to help you set up on the beach and serve drinks.

Luna Encantada H2 -Luxury Beachfront 2 Bedroom Condo "BEST RATES GUARENTEED!!"
52 reviews  Wifi Available
condo 8 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 8
Minimum Nights: 3
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 60 days before check-in.

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we enjoyed having breakfast on the balcony overlooking the pool and the beach
the condo is spacious and has a great view of the beachfront pool overlooking the caribbean sea
my wife loved the kitchen she prepared breakfast for all of us easily
this unit is spacious clean and very well kept
both the owner and the property manager are very responsive and available to your concerns
the owner is very nice accommodating and easy to work with
the on-site staff was also very courteous and helpful
edith was attentive and very helpful she even helped us out with ordering pizza for delivery one night
staff were very friendly and helpful the condo itself is great
the location on the beach is amazing
the location is great right in the heart of playa del carmen and right on the beach
perfect location perfect size no complaints we definitely plan on returning
our family enjoyed the pool and beach and this is a great place to bring kids
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10. Condo with panoramic ocean views

This three-bedroom, three-bathroom condo can sleep up to nine guests. The master bedroom has a terrace where you can have magnificent views of the ocean. The open layout allows water views from the living room, dining room, and kitchen.

From here, guests will have easy access to a golf course, Mayan ruins, tennis courts, water activities, walking trails, and miles of uncrowded beaches. The condo is also near the ferry dock to Cozumel and 5th Avenue.

Panoramic Ocean Views! 3 Bedr for 9+ guests Spacious Condo! - XH7123
54 reviews  Wifi Available
condo 9 Guests 3 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 9
Minimum Nights: 3
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 60 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
couldn’t be better loved the air conditioning
my only suggestion for improvement would be to update the living room furniture and the kitchen bar stools
loved the room and awesome view
there were 7 of us staying and the room setup was perfect for us
wonderful condo with great views of the pool & beach
very clean condo and friendly staff
the place is super clean spacious and beautifully decorated
our condo was cleaned twice and fresh towels provided during our week stay
the unit itself was very clean and suited our needs perfectly
the unit was spacious clean and well decorated
the staff on site was pleasant and helpful during our stay
security staff was extremely helpful in helping with luggage and taking us to our unit
we loved the property and the restaurant staff
the swim up bar is a great feature and robin is always attentive and has a great personality
excellent concierge and attentive cleaning staff
great place to stay location location location was key for me
perfect location for walks to town and a ferry to cozumel
it's a quiet area and there's security in different locations of the resort
upon arrival it smelled like moisture and we assumed due to being closed up
we had such a great time and it was nice to come back to this beautiful place
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Hasta la vista, Playa del Carmen

Not adios, just hasta la vista. Playa del Carmen is a gem in the Riviera Maya that invites you to experience its beautiful beaches. Choose from the list of the best beachfront rentals in Playa del Carmen, Mexico that will make you want to come back for good.

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