PLAYA DEL CARMEN, THE RIVIERA MAYA: A SAFE AND SECURE AUTHENTIC MEXICAN BEACHFRONT VILLAGE
Playa del Carmen is located between Cancun and the archaeological Mayan sites of Tulum. Playa - as it is called by its inhabitants and visitors- has now become the most popular destination on the on the Riviera Maya. Staying at the Acanto Hotel puts you in the heart of it all. Playa del Carmen provides all the amenities that international travelers desire including the most beautiful beaches, bars, dance clubs, shopping establishments, restaurants serving traditional and international cuisine, cultural centers, water sports, golf and other exciting options.
After your day at the beach, head into town and take a stroll along the pedestrian 5th Avenue strip, locally known as Quinta Avenida, the place to see and be seen. By day it’s bustling with people browsing the shops and boutiques; by night roving musicians entertain diners in the many restaurants and bars.
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Playa del Carmen is filled with groceries stores, cigar shops, and coffee shops, ice cream shops, souvenirs shops, jewelry stores, art galleries, high end clothing stores and other shops including: Deisel, Victoria Secrets, Kara, Zara, Soho, Converse, Zingara, Haagan Dazs, Starbuchs, Diamonds International and so much more.
• Tequila shops selling hundreds of different brands of tequila
• Souvenir shops selling sombreros, ponchos, Mexican blankets and locally made trinkets
• Cigar Shops that make hundreds of handrolled cigars using the tobacco of your choice