Paradisus Playa del Carmen - La Esmeralda - Mexico

Sister hotel to La Perla which is just next door, Paradisus Playa del Carmen La Esmeralda offers the same quality facilities and services but welcomes guests of all ages and is particularly child-friendly. The spacious suites are perfect for families and the kids’ zone will keep younger guests busy all day, giving adults the chance to relax on the beach or escape to the fabulous Yhi spa.

Airport Transfer

45 minutes' drive from Cancún International Airport.


On a pristine white beach in Playa del Carmen.


There are 510 modern junior suites and one- or two-bedroom suites, all with air conditioning, a ceiling fan, king size or two double beds, a flat screen TV, CD/DVD player, mini bar, living area and private balcony or terrace, and complimentary WiFi. Swim-Up Junior Suites and One Bedroom Suites are available, giving direct access to one of the many pool areas around the resort. One and Two Bedroom Suites have a separate living room with sofa bed and a kitchenette. Family Concierge Suites include access to a Family Concierge Lounge, private pool and beach area as well as the OLIO restaurant and swim-up bar; additional amenities in your suite include a kids’ bathroom pack, kids’ and teens’ activity menu and a beach kit.

Restaurants And Bars

La Esmeralda boasts eight restaurants (one for Family Concierge guests only) so there’s a wide range of cuisine on offer here and something to suit every taste. Choices range from casual buffet fare to gourmet à la carte, traditional Mexican and sumptuous grills.

Meal Plans


Includes breakfast, lunch and dinner daily / 24-hour room service / Unlimited premium brand drinks and house wines by the glass / Tennis, fitness centre, yoga and Pilates / Golf (one round per person per day, excludes transportation and compulsory golf buggy rental) / Watersports including snorkelling, kayaking and pedal boats / Kids’ Zone for ages 1-12 yrs, open from 9am-10pm


An extensive array of family-friendly facilities keeps younger guests entertained, including a large swimming pool with a separate children’s section featuring a pirate-themed play area and slides. Children will also love the Kids’ Zone which offers a variety of daily activities for 1-12 year olds; there are arts and crafts workshops, beach excursions, movies, evening activities and lots more. Adults may use the YHI Spa and other facilities next door at La Perla and complimentary green fees are included at the Grand Coral Riviera Maya 18-hole golf course nearby.

Responsible Travel

Paradisus Playa del Carmen has received the EarthCheck Silver award for its commitment to sustainability.

Holiday Name : Paradisus Playa del Carmen - La Esmeralda 
Reference : CRBT
  • Families
  • A luxury escape
  • Beach bliss
  • Water babes
Prices are per person,
Prices are based on 2 persons sharing. Prices are a guide, please contact us for availability.
Prices start from £1,689
All prices and details are subject to change and availability.