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Located within a 5-minute walk of Quinta Alegria, El Taj Oceanfront & Beachside Condo Hotel is within a 15-minute stroll of Riviera Art Gallery. This 57-room, 4.5-star hotel has a private beach, a full-service spa, and 3 restaurants. Nuestra Senora del Carmen Catholic Church and Pier Navega are also a short walk from this Playa del Carmen hotel.


Enjoy dining at Indigo Beach Club, one of 3 onsite restaurants. Savor a meal from the comfort of your room with room service. For your convenience, a continental breakfast is served for a fee each morning from 7 AM to noon.


The 57 soundproofed accommodations feature kitchens and furnished balconies, and there's space to spread out with living rooms and dining areas. Guests can expect free WiFi and LCD TVs with cable channels and DVD players. Beds sport Egyptian cotton sheets and bathrooms offer hair dryers. Minibars, coffee makers, and free bottled water are other standard amenities.

Property features

Guests of El Taj Oceanfront & Beachside Condo Hotel have access to a private beach, a full-service spa, and an outdoor pool. There's free parking, as well as an airport shuttle for a fee (available 24 hours). The 24-hour front desk has staff standing by to help with dry cleaning/laundry and concierge services. Other amenities at this beach hotel include a health club, free WiFi in public areas, and express check-in.


  • Free WiFi in rooms and public areas
  • Free parking
  • Onsite dining
  • Spa

El Taj Oceanfront & Beachside Condo Hotel

1 Norte Esquina Calle 14 Norte Playa del Carmen QROO 77710

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. Pickup service is available from the airport or terminal with 48 hours advance notice.

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

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


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet


Free self parking

Room Amenities

El Taj Oceanfront & Beachside Condo Hotel offers 57 air-conditioned accommodations with DVD players and minibars. Rooms open to furnished balconies. These individually decorated and furnished accommodations have separate living rooms. Beds feature Egyptian cotton sheets and premium bedding. LCD televisions come with premium cable channels. Accommodations at this 4.5-star hotel have kitchens with refrigerators, stovetops, microwaves, and separate dining areas. Bathrooms include showers and hair dryers.

Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless high-speed Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include laptop-compatible safes and phones. Additionally, rooms include complimentary bottled water and coffee/tea makers. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • DVD player 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Premium TV channels 
  • Free bottled water 
  • Microwave 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Separate sitting area 
  • Furnished balcony 
  • Ceiling fan 
  • Phone 
  • Minibar 
  • Kitchen 
  • Stovetop 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Cookware, dishware, and utensils 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Soundproofed rooms 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Shower only 
  • Cribs/infant beds (surcharge) 
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge) 
  • In-room childcare (surcharge) 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Separate dining area 
  • HDTV 
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible) 
  • 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 
  • Fitness classes 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 special requests for accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies


Minimum check-in age is 18

Special check-in instructions:

24-hour airport shuttle service is available. Contact the property in advance to get details.


Check-out time is noon

Payment types


  • Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property 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.

  • The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

Only service animals are allowed

24-hour check-in


You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:
  • 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.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Fee for continental breakfast: USD 9 per person (approximately)
  • 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.

Hotel Name

  • El Taj
  • El Taj Beachside
  • El Taj Oceanfront
  • El Taj Oceanfront & Beachside Condo Hotel
  • El Taj Oceanfront Beachside
  • Taj Oceanfront Beachside
  • Taj Oceanfront Beachside Condo Hotel
  • El Taj Oceanfront And Beachside Condo Hotel

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. One child 12 years old or younger stays free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

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