When you begin searching for accommodation for an upcoming vacation, there are always a few non-negotiables. Firstly, you want to stay in a beautiful and chic hotel with a focus on details. Secondly, the hotel needs to be well-located to make it really easy to get around (preferably in the heart of Playa del Carmen). And lastly, it needs to be on the affordable side without compromising comfort and service.

This is when El Taj Oceanfront & Beachside will come across through the Condo Hotels Playa del Carmen website during your search, it will totally tick all the right boxes with an extra and before you know it, it will become your base in Playa del Carmen on every vacation.

Coming off your long flight while lugging over all your possessions, you couldn’t be more relieved that El Taj Oceanfront & Beachside is super easy to get to from Cancun’s International Airport. Collect your baggage, head for transportation (El Taj Oceanfront & Beachside can help you arrange a private pick-up) and set off for a 45 min ride to your destination, the tropical heart of Playa del Carmen.
El Taj Oceanfront & Beachside, is located in the premier zone of the city, just a couple steps from the famous 5th Avenue where different venues and culture flourish day and night. Wherever you go you’ll find it very easy to move around and explore the city by foot, bike or taxi. Just take a walk and in five minutes you’ll arrive to one of the best places in Playa to have a delicious weekend brunch!

El Taj Oceanfront & Beachside is an urban oasis right in the middle of the buzzing city of Playa del Carmen. Combining a Balinese style that also incorporates nature into daily life, El Taj pays homage to all of this through its 2 buildings, which share fully equipped and furnished condominiums that go from 1 to 3 rooms and some of them with beautiful private rooftops that provide a wonderful view that reminds guests to connect with nature even in the middle of this sprawling concrete jungle

As you step into the lobby, your bags will be whisked away and within a few minutes, you’ll be introduced to our fantastic VIP Benefits and have your keys in hand, ready to collapse into the soft bed and rest after your long journey.

Throw open the curtains and admire the sea view or garden view before you, it will make you forget about jetlag and have one of those pinch-yourself moments! We recommend you stay at any of our bigger penthouses and enjoy the front row view, plus the free Wi-Fi, well- appointed rooms, mini-bar and relaxing environment that will end up being crucial for you during your whole stay
The bathroom will be your favorite spot thanks to its natural chocolate bathroom amenities. And it won’t be hard to get up early every morning when such a gorgeous morning view is stretching out before you. The private rooftop will become your favorite place to watch the sun go down as the horizon will be awash with subtle pinks and deep oranges.

Being a Condo Hotels Playa del Carmen guest provides you with extra VIP benefits, such special discounts at different venues where you can spend a lovely evening. One of them is Plank Gourmet Grill & Patio Bar from 6 PM to 11 PM, which is almost on the corner of 1st Avenue and 16th Street, below Porto Playa Condo Hotel. Brunch is also an option here, but only on the weekends from 9 AM to 2 PM.
Plank’s bar is also the perfect place for a relaxed drink for a little conversation with friends after a long day of exploring the city. Regarding their fine dining experience, you can enjoy their exclusive culinary style that uses Himalayan Salt Blocks, Cedar, Maple, Hickory and Mesquite wood planks to infuse each meal with its intricate flavors.

Other facilities and services
For travelers that have come off long-haul flights, a relaxing spa treatment or massage can be just what you need. Thankfully you can book an appointment for anything that you need at Maya Spa, which is located below Maya Villa Condo Hotel.
There’s also the opportunity to keep on with your fitness goals, by going to The Gym. The most popular and modern gym in Playa del Carmen and that guests can use free of charge during the whole stay.

We recommend to book this accommodation if…
You’re done with all-inclusive hotels and looking for a chic condo hotel with killer views, luxurious amenities, El Taj Oceanfront and Beachside is the perfect place for you.
The location is totally convenient, with easy access to the most popular venues in town.
As expected, the staff is incredibly helpful and attentive, always eager to assist guests in any capacity the can. No matter what your travel style or needs, El Taj surely offers something to suit everyone, from condos with 1 room for solo travelers to 3 room penthouses with views of the Caribbean Sea, where you’ll feel right at home.