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Get an overview of this hotelFun-packed beach resort in lively Playa Del Carmen

1 block to Fifth Avenue

Playa Del Carmen comes alive after dark, and the hotel is only a few blocks from top nightspots. It's also ideal for shopping trips and historical excursions, with Fifth Avenue 1 block away, and guided tours to the ancient sites of Chichen Itza and Tulum that pick up guests right outside the hotel.

Exclusive beach club

El Taj Oceanfront & Beachside Condo Hotel makes the most of its prime location. Indigo Beach Club, right on the sand, is open for meals and free yoga sessions all day, and hosts DJs on weekends. Guests can also relax in 2 heated swimming pools and book a massage or beauty treatment at Maya Spa.

Ocean or pool views

Bright and spacious 1- to 4-bedroom apartments are fitted with attractive, equipped kitchens and private terraces with soothing views of the ocean or pool. Guests can watch movies on the flat-screen TV, and sleep well between Egyptian cotton linens.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Simply step outside to unwind on the hotel's beach. Pamper yourself with a treatment at the full-service spa and enjoy amenities at El Taj Oceanfront & Beachside Condo Hotel like an outdoor pool and a health club.

Dining is available at one of the hotel's 3 restaurants. High-speed wired and wireless Internet access is complimentary. Guests can use the health club at a partner hotel. Complimentary self parking is available on site and for those needing transportation a 24-hour airport shuttle is available. A total renovation of this property was completed in February 2010.

El Taj Oceanfront & Beachside Condo Hotel has designated areas for smoking.

  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Airport transportation (surcharge) 
  • Concierge services 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Health club 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • Area shuttle (surcharge) 
  • Designated smoking areas 
  • Hair salon 
  • Total number of rooms - 57 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • On private beach 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Garden 
  • Limo or Town Car service available 
  • Number of floors - 4 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Free self parking 
  • Number of restaurants - 3 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Wedding services 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Year Built 2008 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 2 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • On private beach  
  • Outdoor pool  
  • Separate living room  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Soundproofed rooms  
  • Kitchen  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)  
  • Separate dining area  
  • Refrigerator  
  • Microwave  
  • DVD player  

Room Amenities

  • DVD player 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Premium TV channels 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Free bottled water 
  • Microwave 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Separate sitting area 
  • Furnished balcony 
  • Ceiling fan 
  • Phone 
  • Minibar 
  • Kitchen 
  • Cookware, dishware, and utensils 
  • Stovetop 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Soundproofed rooms 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Shower only 
  • Cribs/infant beds (surcharge) 
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge) 
  • In-room childcare (surcharge) 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible) 
  • Separate dining area 
  • HDTV 
  • Separate living room 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • Egyptian-cotton sheets 
  • Individually furnished 
  • Individually decorated 
  • LCD TV 

Where to Eat

Onsite restaurants.

Indigo Beach Club - Onsite restaurant.

Imprevist - Onsite restaurant.

Plank - Onsite restaurant.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.


The Gym on the Beach offers to our guests: Monday and Wednesday mornings of Aquatone. Aerobics on the pool in front of the beach. Friday nights of Grooving on the beach. Saturday mornings of free meditation and yoga lessons on the beach

Nearby Things to Do

A private beach and a health club are featured at the hotel. Other recreational amenities include an outdoor pool.

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

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Windsurfing nearby 
  • Bicycle rentals nearby 
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby 
  • Parasailing nearby 
  • Skydiving nearby 
  • Snorkeling nearby 
  • Aerobics on site 
  • Fishing on site 
  • Pilates classes on site 
  • Scuba diving on site 
  • Yoga classes/instruction on site 
  • Ecotours nearby 

Spa Services

The onsite spa has massage/treatment rooms. Services include facials and body treatments. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy and Ayurvedic.

  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Aromatherapy treatments 
  • Ayurvedic treatments 
  • Massages 
  • Body treatments 
  • Facial treatments 


To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible parking 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Check-in time ends at midnight

Minimum check-in age is 18


Check-out time is noon

Payment types

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.


You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the hotel:
  • Deposit: USD 250 per stay
  • Breakage deposit: USD 250 per stay
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.
The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: USD 15 per night
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 30 per day
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

We should mention

Reservations are required for massage services. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

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