Riviera Maya is located right on the beautiful Caribbean Sea in Mexico. The area is best known for its stunning beaches and coral reefs. Beyond this beachside getaway lies Playa del Carmen, a city filled with restaurants, clubs, and stores just waiting to be explored.

Area Guides

Curated By Local Artists

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Riviera Maya, MX
The Looks
The Looks are more than a rock band, they are an up-and-coming act that are capable of giving you an explosive, memorable, and fun experience.
artist guide
Riviera Maya, MX
Rollercoaster
Rollercoaster is a band of friends formed in Playa Del Carmen in 2019 covering genres from funk, pop rock and rock. They have played in big resorts such as Hard Rock Hotel Riviera Maya and...
artist guide
Riviera Maya, MX
CUSPINERA
Born and raised in Cancún, Mariana Cuspinera is a singer and multi-instrumentalist who has collaborated with numerous artists and local bands, playing in many live performances, shows, exclusive events, original music presentations, and studio sessions....
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Riviera Maya, MX
Sasha Cuevas – Vibe Manager
Meet Sasha Cuevas, the Vibe Manager for Hard Rock Playa del Carmen.

Riviera Maya, MX

Area Guide of Things to do

food
Don Gallo Munchies

“They have the most creative, healthy and tasty food.” – The Looks

Monte Tannu 46, Bosque Real, 77712 Playa del Carmen, Q.R., Mexico
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shopping
Segunda Vida Consignment Boutique

“Beautiful stuff and best prices.” – The Looks

Av. 30 entre calles 32 y, Calle 34 Nte, Gonzalo Guerrero, 77710 Playa del Carmen, Q.R., Mexico
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bar
Lido Beach Club

“Has an enchanted atmosphere, It’s a beautiful place, you can have a relaxing moment, and have fun at the same time.” – The Looks

Av. 1era. Norte Bis, Mz. 22, Lote 3, Centro, 77710 Playa del Carmen, Q.R.
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coffee
Chez Céline

“We always order a cappuccino and a Quiche or a Vol-au-vent, cause it’s really really tasty.” – The Looks

Av 5ta, Calle 34 Nte Esquina, Solidaridad, 77710 Playa del Carmen, Q.R., Mexico
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bar
Esquina 26 Bar & Grill

“It’s a bar with a very warm vibe, good prices and good quality, close to the beach, also near 5th avenue.” – The Looks

Avenida 1 and Calle 26 (2,116.88 mi) Playa del Carmen, Quintana Roo, Mexico 77710
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bar
Caimán Tugurio

“Cool vibe, and great food and drinks!” – Rollercoaster

Calle 24 entre 1a y 5a Av. 77710 Playa del Carmen, Quintana Roo, Mexico
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bar
Fah Restaurant and Bar

“The food and drink are delicious, and it’s not as expensive as other bars.” – Rollercoaster

Calle Quinta Avenida 455, Centro, 77720 Playa del Carmen, Q.R., Mexico
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coffee
Ah Cacao

“It’s my favorite place to go for a coffee and I love the corn cake!” – Rollercoaster

Avenida Constituyentes x, Calle Quinta Avenida, Centro, 77710 Playa del Carmen, Q.R., Mexico
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bar
Club De La Cerveza

“You will find any beer you want!” – Rollercoaster

5 Av. Norte entre calles 34 y 38 Norte Xaman-Ha, 77710 Playa del Carmen, Q.R., Mexico
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outdoors
Xel-Há Park

“Xel-Há Park is so beautiful and a peaceful place to go and have a lots of fun but also to rest and go snorkeling, bike riding into the rainforest , food and drink all included!” – Rollercoaster

Carretera Chetumal Puerto Juárez Km 240, locales 1 & 2, módulo B, 77780 Q.R., Mexico
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food
crecetario
Crecetario

“Crecetario is a fresh plant-based food project of a friend of mine, Azul. From exquisite vegan mozzarella to rich nutritional dips, they lately have been increasing their menu, incorporating desserts and home-made bagels.” –  CUSPINERA

Blvd. Las Palmas II, Quintana Roo, Mexico
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food
Comet 984

“COMET 984 – 50’s DINER is surely the first vegan 50’s diner I’ve ever seen, and it’s located at the heart of Playa del Carmen. Here, you may order cruelty-free hot-dogs, burgers, milkshakes, etc. My favorite is the Incredible Burger, and the peanut-butter milkshake (both of them, indeed, incredible).” – CUSPINERA

77710 Calle 8 Norte LB Entre avenida 20 y 25, Centro, 77710 Playa del Carmen, Q.R., Mexico
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shopping
Spinny Grooves

Spinny Grooves in Playa del Carmen is keeping the vinyl alive!” – Sasha Cuevas, Vibe Manager

20 AV NTE ESQ 10 BIS NTE LOC3, Centro, 77710 Playa del Carmen, Q.R., Mexico
landmark
M.U.S.A. Underwater Museum

“The best kept city secret is M.U.S.A. Underwater Museum!” – Sasha Cuevas, Vibe Manager

Cerrada Las Golondrinas, Alfredo V. Bonfil # 24, 77560 Cancún, Q.R., Mexico
venue
Riviera Maya Jazz Festival

“The Riviera Maya Jazz Festival is my favorite city-wide event. It’s on the beach and some events are free!” – Sasha Cuevas, Vibe Manager

Riviera Maya, Quintana Roo, Mexico
coffee
Café de Amancia

“Café de Amancia has the best coffee. Ask for a vanilla-honey tea or an espresso!” – Sasha Cuevas, Vibe Manager

Av Tulum & Javier Rojo Gomez, Puerto Morelos, Q.R., Mexico

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