Playa del Carmen is a cosmopolitan town, the locals called it “Playa”, is a coastal hotel town in the Quintana Roo State on the Yucatan Peninsula of Mexico. Playa del Carmen is at the center of the Mayan Riviera and gives a complete chillout atmosphere, small boutique lodgings, and a distinct european ambient.
On the beginning it was a small fishing town, the tourism around the area began with the passenger ferry service to Cozumel Island. The tourist realize inmidatly that some of the greatest beaches and vibes in Mexico were to be found in the Riviera Maya, especially in Playa del Carmen. The visitors realized that it is a great spot to chill out away from the crowds of Cancun city but with nicer beaches and blue/turquoise waters. There are many water ‘cenotes’ (underwater caves) around the area.
The town has one of the best and glamour main streets to walk in the Americas . La famosa Quinta Avenida, or the “Fifth Avenue” is all pedestrian for 3 km, a line of boutiques, bars, resorts, restaurants and many shops. The people from Playa del Carmen and the government have attempted to retain Playa del Carmen’s reputation and charm as a friendly village and artists town.
The town is very cosmopolitan, many nationalities and ages can be found walking in the streets, relaxing on the beach, eating in a nice restaurant, drinking a tequila in a chillout bar. “Beach” is Playa’s meaning in spanish, there are many services and amenities on town, Playa del Carmen is a true mexican beach town with everything at just a few steps away, especially the ocean.
This is one of the most knowned spots in Mayan Riviera. This spot has been the stop for international competitions, like the PKRA. You can take some kiteboarding lessons our courses in some of the kitesurfing schools. The only permitted beaches are Playacar and Cocobeach.
Dominant winds:NE, E, SE, S. Respect to shore:onshore, side-onshore, sideshore. Best direction: NE, E, SE. Wind strenght 10 knots to 20 knots aprox. Blowing at: morning, afternoon, evening.Best season: January, February, March, April, May, November, December.NE and SE, sideonshore, 80% of the time. Steady wind. Crystalline water.Flat to choppy. Some 3′ shore break in higher winds. Some little reef breaks close to shore. Some shallow areas near shore. Very clean, clear water and turquoise spots in shallow areas. May not be too interesting for those wanting waves. Let us know if you are interested in Kitesurfing Lessons, rent kite equipment, accommodations, kite spots and beaches or any other info.
Riviera is located in downtown Playa del Carmen; only 5 blocks from the amazing turquoise waters and white sand beaches of the Caribbean Sea, and just steps away from the must-haves; beach clubs, fine dining and night clubs, convenience stores and local transportation.
1 & 2 Bedroom (3 pax and 5 pax) Penthouse apartments. All our units are fully equipped and furnished.
The apartments are located in a brand new condo on the famous 5th avenue in Playa del Carmen Quintana Roo, also know as the “new quinta” on the 5th av. 1-2 bedroom apartments and penthouses with private rooftop terrace and Jacuzzi. Modern fittings and furniture designed for your maximum comfort. Private underground parking and lift.
Fully equipped modern suites, personalized service and an exclusive atmosphere located in the newest part of Playa del Carmen better known as “La Nueva Quinta” or the “New Fifth Avenue.” You’ll find the city’s hottest restaurants and shops just a few steps away. We are also only three bocks from the ocean and five minutes away from Playa’s famous beach club, Canibal Royal.
Located on 1st Avenue with the corner of street 14 in downtown Playa del Carmen. We offer comfortable and affordable rooms and appartments in a charming Mexican environment with a tropical garden and large pool. Walking out the door you are just a 2 minute walk from the beach on one side, and all restaurants, bars and shops on the famous 5th avenue on the other side.
The ideal place to stay in Playa del Carmen, providing a combination of modern style and natural, warm Caribbean atmosphere. Only 8 exclusive apartments, ensuring more comfort, tranquility and above all relaxation in this special retreat.
BEACH FRONT SUITES
Our 39 Suites are designed to give our guests an out of the ordinary hotel experience with extraordinary comfort, and beauty to the eye. Situated directly in front of a pristine white sandy beach in downtown Playa del Carmen, our suites have a spectacular ocean view that can be enjoyed while lounging on a private terrace or resting inside the stylishly decorated rooms. Includes Continental Breakfast.
The hostel offers a contemporary and stylish design, great service, nice atmosphere, affordable rooms and amazing location: only half block from Quinta Avenida (5th Avenue), one block from the beach and only few minutes walking to the only permited kitesurfing spot in Playa del Carmen.
Luxury home, close to everything,private pool and 4 minutes to the beach. 3 bedrooms, 3 full bathrooms, sleeps up to 8. Steps from the best shopping on 5th ave, Paseo Del Carmen Plaza and just a 5 minute walk to the Cozumel Ferry. located in the most prestigious neighborhood of Playa Del Carmen, the private gated community of Playacar Phase 1.
We offer vacation rental properties and accommodations at the best destinations for kiteboarding in Mexico, along with all inclusive kitesurfing holidays, kiteboarding lessons, kitesurf equipment sale, tours, kite trips, info about each location and other services.
Kitesurf Vacation is part of a corporate group related to Real Estate and Tourism called Grupo–Valverde.