El Faro


Playa del Carmen, Quintana Roo, Mexico

ExcellentBased on 77 reviews


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About El Faro

This contemporary property in Playa del Carmen provides free Wi-Fi, as well as a private beach and an outdoor pool. It is moments from Mexico Blue Dream and is close to the area's well-known attractio...

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To Downtown0.5 mi


Check-in time4:00 PM
Check-out time10:00 AM
InternetFree Wi-Fi
Payment & CancellationPolicies vary by room type and provider.

Amenities at El Faro

Top Features

Free airport shuttle
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly


  • Wine glasses
  • Terrace/Patio
  • Family rooms
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Fan
  • Safety deposit box
  • Grill
  • Sea view
  • Seating area
  • Laundry facilities
  • Elevator
  • Free toiletries
  • Shampoo
  • Garden view
  • Shower
  • Dishwasher
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Oven
  • Infinity pool
  • Property is cleaned by professional cleaning companies
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor pool
  • Sofa
  • No smoking
  • Balcony
  • Kitchenware
  • Bathtub
  • Stovetop
  • Body soap
  • Hairdryer
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • Air-conditioned
  • Toaster
  • Refrigerator
  • Toilet
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • Toilet paper
  • Outdoor dining area
  • All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitized
  • Safe
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Trash cans
  • Coffee machine
  • Upper floors accessible by elevator
  • Conditioner
  • Pool towels
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities
  • Pool view
  • Pool with a view
  • Private beach
  • Dining area
  • Dining table
  • Private bathroom
  • Kitchen
  • Private entrance
  • Storage available


  • Massage
  • Golf
  • Scuba diving
  • Diving
  • Snorkeling
  • Fitness center


  • Babysitting or child care
  • Car rental
  • Grocery deliveries
  • Contactless check-in/check-out
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)

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Reviews for El Faro

GreatBased on 77 verified guest reviews

Pros +
  • "Great location, comfortable bed, pool was fantastic." (in 11 reviews)
  • "Balcony with table and chairs, sea view, close to 5th Avenue, friendly staff." (in 5 reviews)
  • Right by the beach. (in 5 reviews)
Cons -
  • Change of towels on daily basis or as needed (in 1 review)

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Where is El Faro

Most Popular Landmarks

Playa principal de Playa del Carmen0.1 mi
Calle Quinta Avenida0.2 mi
Aviario Xaman Ha0.8 mi
Playacar Golf Club1.4 mi
Playa Maroma10.3 mi
Playa Paraíso11.6 mi

Getting Around

Playa del Carmen Calle Corazón Shopping Mall0.1 mi
Playa del Carmen Thompson Hotel0.1 mi
Playa del Carmen Mimi del Mar Hotel0.2 mi
Playa del Carmen Hilton0.3 mi
Playa del Carmen Panama Jack Resorts0.3 mi
Playa del Carmen Terminal Ado Turistica0.3 mi

FAQs when booking at El Faro

How close is El Faro to the nearest airport, Cozumel Airport?

With a distance of 11.8 mi between El Faro and the nearest airport, Cozumel Airport, the drive typically takes about 0h 23m depending on traffic. Be sure to check traffic trends near the hotel and airport as some areas experience higher traffic than others and can increase your expected travel time.

What is the best way for guests to get from Cozumel Airport to El Faro?

Rideshare apps and taxis remain a very common solution for El Faro guests. This is often the most cost-effective method of transportation when visiting Playa del Carmen.

How close is El Faro from the Playa del Carmen city center?

El Faro is just 0.3 mi away from the center of Gonzalo Guerrero, Playa del Carmen. From El Faro you can easily get to other popular landmarks such as Xcaret Park.

Does El Faro have Wi-Fi available?

Yes, El Faro has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.

Is there a gym or fitness center at El Faro?

There is a hotel fitness center accessible to guests of El Faro. Most hotels do not have 24-hour fitness centers, so be sure to contact the front desk for gym hours and availability.

What is the check-out time at El Faro?

10:00 AM is the check-out time at El Faro. Late check-out may be available, but needs to be agreed with the hotel.

How much does it cost to stay at El Faro, Playa del Carmen?

Prices at El Faro will vary depending on when you plan to stay and what room type you require. The average nightly room price recently has been $145, though some users have found rates as low as $52. To see prices for your dates, enter them in the form above.

Does El Faro have a laundry service?

Yes, there are laundry services usually available at El Faro, Playa del Carmen. Guests also have access to an iron and an ironing board during their stay - either in the room, or by asking the front desk.

How far is El Faro from Parroquia de Nuestra Señora del Carmen?

You can walk to Parroquia de Nuestra Señora del Carmen while staying at El Faro - you’ll be about 0 mi away.