The Fives Downtown ~ Playa del Carmen

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About the Resort

Begin every day with a promise of new and extraordinary experiences and discover the beauty of this hyper-local luxury hotel.

Bringing a touch of glamour to the Riviera Maya, The Fives Downtown Hotel & Residences takes you beyond the expected, offering an authentic and contemporary retreat for travelers to experience the sheer magic of Playa del Carmen.

Ensconced between the lively city bustle and the breathtaking Caribbean coastline, this five-star resort is steps from the best restaurants, bars, and boutiques of Fifth Avenue (Quinta Avenida).

Enjoy a perfect balance of land and sea while exploring the Yucatan Peninsula's treasured attractions, from the sacred Mayan ruins to thrilling eco-theme parks.


A Downtown Playa Del Carmen Hotel Steps From Fifth Avenue
Enjoy a perfect balance of land and sea when you stay at The Fives Downtown Hotel & Residences. 

The boutique hotel in Playa del Carmen sits at the gateway of the Riviera Maya. Ensconced between the lively city bustle and the breathtaking Caribbean coastline, The Fives Downtown is steps from the best restaurants, bars, and boutiques of Fifth Avenue. 

Stroll down to the warm shores of the Caribbean Sea to soak up the warm sun or walk to the Coco Bongo Show for wild nightly entertainment.


Get in touch with Mexico's past and visit the fascinating Mayan ruins of Cobá, Tulum and Chichén Itzá, all within an hour drive from our hotel. Hop on the ferry to explore the island of Cozumel or seek some adventure at the eco-theme parks just minutes away. 

Getting to The Fives Downtown is simple, as we are just 35 miles south of Cancun International Airport (CUN). Our ideal downtown Playa del Carmen location allows you to experience the best of this premier vacation destination so that you can relax, recharge, and unwind in the Yucatan Peninsula.



Luxury Ocean View Suites In Playa Del Carmen
Escape to your vacation refuge on the Caribbean coast in chic coastal design of the resort's spacious guestrooms and suites at The Fives Downtown Hotel & Residences.

Reflecting the natural beauty of the Riviera Maya, each room and suite features custom mid-century-inspired furnishing with handcrafted wood-panel walls and vibrant pops of color designed to inspire.

These Playa del Carmen accommodations feature five-star luxury amenities including heavenly rainfall showers, luxury bath amenities by L'Atelier Cologne, refrigerators, and an open floorplan to take in the scenic city, courtyard or ocean views.

Sink into plush mattresses fitted with crisp linens and make yourself comfortable with complimentary Wi-Fi and flat-screen Smart TVs. Offering one and two-bedroom suites, the resort invites you to customize your welcome amenities and stock your mini-fridge even before arrival. 


Deluxe Room
Retreat to your ultra-chic haven featuring one king bed, flat-screen TV, and views of the vertical wall garden and courtyard.

Superior Room
Relax and unwind with one king bed, a spacious living area with sofa bed, some of the suites have balcony overlooking the courtyard's live wall gardens.

Junior Suite
Inspired by the Mexican Caribbean with the touches of color that represent us, wood details and a modern metal screen that defines the living area and the bedroom, providing greater comfort.

One Bedroom
Equipped with one king master bedroom, more spacious and with separate living room.

One Bedroom Suite Whirlpool Ocean View
Begin blissful mornings gazing over the city soak in a whirlpool tub in the spa-like bathroom.

One Bedroom Suite Partial Ocean View
Wake up and enjoy an open living/dining area with kitchen and sofa bed.


One Bedroom Mezzanine Suite
Residentially-styled with all the comforts of home including kitchens, a spacious living room and a dining table for six.

Two Bedroom Suite
Stretch out in two bedrooms featuring one king and two queen beds.

Two Bedroom Suite with Whirlpool
Residentially-styled with a spacious living room with 50" Smart TV and balcony with a private plunge pool with city and ocean views.

Two Bedroom Penthouse Ocean View with Private Pool
Luxurious in every way, our two-story penthouse features everything needed for a first-class retreat in the Riviera Maya.

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Extra Staff Bonuses!

Book By Extra
For stays during
30 Jun 2020


16 Mar 2020
20 Dec 2020
30 Jun 2020

* TIME TO PLAN AHEAD: Special Discounted Rates

02 Apr 2020
20 Dec 2020
20 Dec 2021

* Super Low Price Year Round

15 Nov 2019
20 Dec 2021
20 Dec 2021

* Take up to 5 additional Friends and Family for the same low great price

15 Nov 2019
20 Dec 2021
20 Dec 2021

* Amazing All Inclusive Value

15 Nov 2019
20 Dec 2021

* Space Available Room Upgrades

"Space Available" Room Upgrades and Late Check-out, if granted will be at the time of check-in/check-out and at the sole discretion of the hotel.



Authentic local flavor, fresh ingredients, and contemporary spaces set the tone for the resort's collection of cool and casual dining experiences at The Fives Downtown Hotel & Residences.

Savor inventive gourmet cuisine by renowned chefs from around the globe at the resort's on-site restaurants that will tantalize your taste buds.

Whether it is the bustling open kitchen atmosphere of Mercatto Italian, the ultra-hip Fives rooftop vibe, the variety of tequilas and tapas at El Tigre Bar or the freshly roasted artisan coffee and pastries at Marley Coffee, our hotel serves up the best restaurants in downtown Playa del Carmen.

Of course, you can always enjoy private dining with room service from 7:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m. for casual meals in.

All Senses Inclusive Plan:

  • Welcome glass of sparkling wine.
  • Accommodation taxes and gratuities.
  • Meals and drinks at restaurants and bars.
  • Domestic and international Premium liquors.
  • Personal Concierge and Butler at pool and beach area.
  • Room service.
  • Wi-Fi.
  • 24 hours fitness center (adults only).
  • In room mini bar.
  • Valet Parking


7:00 am to noon
6:00 pm to 11:00 pm
Combining traditional Italian cuisine with a Playa del Carmen twist, enjoy freshly prepared dishes and small plates served family-style in a lively open kitchen setting for breakfast and dinner.

El Tigre
10:00 am to 11:00 pm
Tequila and tapas pair perfectly at our rustic and authentic Mexican tequila bar. Sit back and embark on a Tequila and Mezcal tasting experience with over 100 different types to try.

Marley Coffee
6:00 am to 11:00 pm
Fuel up on coffee made with grains from the best parts of the world and start blissful mornings on a sweet note with delectable pastries delivered fresh every morning from a local bakery.

Fives Rooftop
7:00 am to 11:00 am
Noon to 11:00 pm
Head skyward for sips and snacks on the sun-kissed Fives Rooftop. Open for lunch, dinner and late-night revelry, the resort's urban rooftop offers poolside lounging, ocean views, and a mix of global cuisine.



Chic Salon In Playa Del Carmen
Complete your wellness retreat with the beauty services and stylings from Show, a Marc Belmonte Salon in Playa del Carmen.

Bringing world-class services to the Riviera Maya, Show offers a full salon experience infused with the vision of famed stylist, fashion designer, and TV host, Marc Belmonte.

Pamper yourself in luxury, get ready for a night on the town, or treat the bridal party to wedding-ready styles, Show has a seat waiting for you. The resort's talented staff delivers unforgettable experiences using high-end products to meet and exceed your expectations.

From haircuts, blow-outs, manicures and pedicures, make an appointment for a new you. 



Exceptional Playa Del Carmen Meetings And Events
The Fives Downtown is ready to welcome your guests with modern meeting spaces, state-of-the-art technology, and impeccable service.

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