Why the Fives Playa Del Carmen is the Ultimate Friends Getaway

Frida themed bar. We repeat, Frida themed bar!

Choosing a vacation destination can be quite the process, especially when traveling with friends. Everyone’s got different likes, dislikes and overall preferences on things like accommodations, location and amenities. But rest assured, because whether you’re in need of a spot for the perfect bachelorette bash, a birthday celebration or simply a much-needed escape, here are 9 reasons why Azul Beach Resort Playa Del Carmen is the ultimate friend’s getaway.
  • The Gourmet Inclusive Experience – This renown concept by Karisma Hotels & Resorts is the idea of quality over quantity. Each guest can enjoy luxuries like all food and beverages, including premium wine and spirits, included in the cost of their stay. Further, the level of service you’ll get at Azul Beach Resort the Fives Playa Del Carmen is unmatched, with staff members treating you as if you’re family.
  • The Accommodations – One of the best things at Azul Beach Resort the Fives, is undoubtedly the accommodations. Suites start with One Bedroom Resort Residences and work their way up to 3 bedrooms, meaning your entire group can party together. Even better? The stylish, modern suites come with living rooms, full size kitchens, multiple bathrooms and even options like in-room Jacuzzis and private rooftops. YES, PRIVATE ROOFTOPS!
  • The Design Elements – While the resort is relatively is hardly ‘old’ by any means, it’s recently undergone some major renovations that appeal to younger travelers. Chic, modern designs can be found within each guest room, and picturesque elements pop up throughout the property, like the signature black & white wall in the Plaza. The resort also plays around with natural wooden elements in pagodas, bars and more, complementing the Mexican, beachy-vibes it puts out.
  • 23 Restaurants and Bars – Honestly, no group will get bored with these many options. From a French bistro, to a poolside taqueria, 24-hour room service and even a Thai restaurant with full blown weekend brunch (hey free mimosas), every palate is sure to be pleased here. Learn more about all the restaurants here
  • A Frida Themed Tequila Bar – Okay, technically the theme at 1910 Cantina is more traditional Mexican history, but walk inside and Frida may be the first face you find among the funky adorned floor and wall tiles as you sip craft tequilas. Super Instagram-able. 
  • Crystal Clear Beaches, Infinity Pools & Day Clubs – In addition to the pools located around the guest buildings, travelers can soak up the sun on white sugary sands and turquoise oceans, hang out by the main infinity pool and beach bar overlooking the Caribbean Sea, or opt for Natura Day Club- a sandy poolside hangout with beachy vibes, lounge music and craft cocktails. 
  • Location Location Location – Azul Beach Resort the Fives is located in Playa Del Carmen- a trendy and lively town in the heart of the Riviera Maya that’s full of shops, restaurants and nightlife. Popular with both tourists and locals, you’ll find a warm mix of cultures from all over.
  • Mexico is the Coolest Country – Not only is the resort located in the heart of a bustling city, it’s also just a driving distance away from historic sites like Chichen Itza, the Tulum and Coba Ruins, crystal clear cenotes (sinkholes), colorful towns and more. These spots are rich in Mexican culture, and whether you dedicate the majority of your vacation to exploring new adventures or just journey out for a day trip, it’s well worth the ride.
  • Awesome Deals – Azul Beach Resort the Fives Playa Del Carmen always has some amazing promotions to take advantage of, including the current Beachy Fall sale
For more information on Azul Beach Resort the Fives Playa Del Carmen’s deals, visit www.azulbeachresorts.com/specials

Published on October 5, 2017