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Papaya Playa Project

4-star Hotel with Private beach

4 stars

Km 4.5 Carretera Tulum-Boca Paila, 77780 Tulum, Quintana Roo

+52 984 871 1160

based on 293 reviews

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About Papaya Playa Project, Tulum

Value for money
Situated a short drive from Mayan Ruins of Tulum, Papaya Playa Project provides chic accommodation in Tulum. It also features an outdoor pool, a private beach and a beauty centre. The hotel offers a 24-hour reception, babysitting/child services and an express check-in and check-out feature. The in-house spa provides a chance to get pampered and relax. Each individually-decorated room at Papaya Playa Project has a private en suite with complimentary toiletries. They all offer a refrigerator, a mini bar and wireless internet access. Those staying at the hotel can relax at the in-house bar, ideally based for a drink. Meals can be enjoyed on the restaurant's open terrace. Papaya Playa Project is a convenient place to explore nearby Xel-Ha Park and Sistema Sac Actun. Akumal and Xpu Ha are located a short car ride from the property.

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Property safety measures

Heightened sanitation

Daily cleaning, increased availability of sanitation products.

Social distancing measures

Lobbies with safe social distancing.

Streamlined check-in and check-out.

Minimal contact with hotel personnel and other guests.

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Standard Rooms - POOL view


$231 totalZenhotels.com
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Double Rooms - Skyline view
1 double bed

1 double bed



$1,010 totalPrestigia
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King Rooms - Ocean view
1 king bed

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$6,183 totalPrestigia
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Hotel Amenities & Facilities

  • Private beach
  • Snorkeling
  • Outdoor pool
  • Spa and wellness center
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room service
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Coffee machine
  • Free parking

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Contactless check-in/check-out
  • Physical distancing in dining areas
  • Physical distancing rules
  • Property is cleaned by professional cleaning companies
  • Process in place to check health of guests
  • CCTV in common areas
  • CCTV outside property
  • Hand sanitizer in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Screens or physical barriers placed between staff and guests in appropriate areas
  • Mosquito net
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • 24-hour security
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • Guest accommodation sealed after cleaning
  • All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitized
  • Guests can opt-out of accommodation cleaning
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities
  • First-aid kit
  • Safe

Things to do

  • Gift shop
  • Eco tourism
  • Bicycle rental
  • Fishing
  • Cycling
  • Scuba diving
  • Diving
  • Snorkeling
  • Evening entertainment
  • Water sport facilities (on site)
  • Windsurfing
  • Night club

Services and conveniences

  • Car rental
  • Concierge service
  • Currency exchange on-site
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Room service
  • Tour desk
  • Key access
  • Express check-out
  • 24hr front desk
  • Safety deposit box
  • Bottle of water
  • Chapel/shrine


  • Internet
  • Fan
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Free toiletries
  • Air-conditioned
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Towels
  • Shampoo
  • Body soap
  • Towels/sheets (extra fee)
  • Trash cans
  • Conditioner


  • Window
  • Family rooms
  • Garden view
  • Interconnected room(s) available
  • Storage available
  • Sea view
  • Seating area
  • Sofa
  • Solarium

Pool and spa

  • Spa
  • Outdoor pool
  • Plunge pool
  • Pool towels
  • Pool with a view
  • Private pool
  • Spa and wellness center
  • Massage

Accessibility and suitability

  • Entire unit located on ground floor
  • Hypoallergenic
  • No smoking
  • Non-feather pillow
  • Designated smoking area
  • Private entrance
  • Pets allowed on request. Charges may apply.
  • Allergy-free room


  • Electric kettle
  • Kitchen
  • Kitchenette
  • Shared kitchen
  • Refrigerator
  • Coffee machine
  • Dining area


  • Hairdryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower
  • Bidet
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper


  • Outdoor dining area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Private beach
  • Garden
  • Terrace/Patio
  • Beach towels
  • Balcony


  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Food can be delivered to guest accommodation
  • Minibar
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Dining table


  • Extra-long beds (> 2 meters)
  • Socket near the bed
  • Sofa bed
  • Clothes rack
  • Wardrobe or closet

Parking and transportation

  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Free parking
  • Shuttle service (additional charge)
  • Private parking


  • Ironing service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Laundry service
  • Tumble dryer

Family friendly

  • Babysitting or child care
  • Cribs available
  • Playground


  • Fax/photocopying
  • Desk

Places of interest near Papaya Playa Project

Attractions in Tulum, Mexico curated by momondo

Papaya Playa Project location: Km 4.5 Carretera Tulum-Boca Paila, 77780 Tulum, Quintana Roo

Top landmarks

Playa Paraiso1.9 mi
Boca Paila10.8 mi
Xel-Ha Water Park11.1 mi
Muyil Ruins13.0 mi
Tulum National Park2.6 mi
Tulum Mayan Ruins2.6 mi
Templo de las Pinturas2.9 mi
Cenote Escondido3.6 mi
Tulum Monkey Sanctuary6.2 mi

Restaurants and Cafés

Mina Tulum0.0 mi
Kin Toh by AZULIK0.1 mi
Beach Club Papaya Playa0.1 mi
Bagatelle Tulum0.1 mi
Sin Yolanda Maricarmen0.2 mi
Casa Mar at Roc0.2 mi
Restaurante Papaya Playa0.2 mi
The Restaurant at ZAMAS0.3 mi

Papaya Playa Project Reviews

GoodBased on 293 verified guest reviews

Pros +
  • amazing and helpful staff. (in 63 reviews)
  • Beautiful hotel & beach area. (in 54 reviews)
  • incredible location and vibe. (in 38 reviews)
Cons -
  • The room was dark. (in 35 reviews)
  • The service was very bad. (in 17 reviews)
  • Could not get any rest Saturday night. (in 13 reviews)

Papaya Playa Project room booking info

Check in/Check out

Check in anytime after 3:00 PM, check out anytime before 12:00 PM


Cancellation/prepayment policies vary by room type and provider.

Frequently asked questions

  • How far is Papaya Playa Project from Tulum Intl?

    Drive distance from Tulum Intl to Papaya Playa Project and vice versa is 13.9 mi and the overall drive time is about 41min. Driving time can vary based on the time of day and traffic.

  • What is the best way to get to Papaya Playa Project from Tulum Intl?

    If you intend on renting a car to travel from Tulum Intl to the hotel, you will have peace of mind knowing that Papaya Playa Project offers parking on site. Car rentals in the area typically go for $6/day for a base model rental. Another more common option is to just take a taxi or rideshare service from the airport to Papaya Playa Project. The nearest airport to the hotel is Tulum Intl.

  • Is Papaya Playa Project pet-friendly?

    Customers of Papaya Playa Project are welcome to bring their dogs with them during their stay.

  • Are there food options at Papaya Playa Project?

    Papaya Playa Project does have a restaurant on site that guests and non-guests can use. Ask the front desk for kitchen hours or call Papaya Playa Project at +52 984 871 1160. If you are staying at Papaya Playa Project, you are more than welcome to order food through the hotel’s room service menu.

  • Does Papaya Playa Project have a pool?

    Yes. Many momondo users traveling to Tulum specifically look for hotels with a pool. Papaya Playa Project may have rules and guidelines for using the pool, so be sure to ask the front desk about things like pool hours.

  • How close is Papaya Playa Project to Tulum city center?

    When staying at Papaya Playa Project there is just 2.5 mi between you and Tulum city center. While making your way to the center of Tulum, you should plan to visit Tulum Mayan Ruins, along with all the shops and restaurants.

  • What is the phone number for Papaya Playa Project?

    For questions regarding the hotel or your stay at Papaya Playa Project, call +52 984 871 1160.

  • Does Papaya Playa Project have Wi-Fi available?

    Yes, Papaya Playa Project has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.

  • What time is check-out for Papaya Playa Project?

    12:00 PM is the check-out time at Papaya Playa Project. Late check-out may be available at the hotel's discretion.

  • How much is a room at Papaya Playa Project?

    Depending on the room type you prefer and your travel dates, the cost will differ. Average price per night at Papaya Playa Project, Tulum is $574, but you may find great deals as low as $474. You can find rates for your trip in the form above.

  • Is there laundry service in Papaya Playa Project?

    Yes, laundry services are accessible for guests staying at Papaya Playa Project, Tulum.

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