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The Fives Downtown Hotel & Residences

The Fives Downtown Hotel & Residences

Playa Del Carmen

A proud member of the Curio Collection by Hilton™ a global portfolio of remarkable lifestyle hotels, this award-winning Four Diamond hotel is your picture-perfect retreat for your next beach escapade. This wonderful hotel is just a 40 min. drive from the Cancun International Airport, just two blocks away from white-sand beaches, and within walking distance of the world-famous Quinta Avenida, where you will find a pulsating nightlife, delightful eateries, and endless boutique stores ideal for even the most discerning of shoppers. This luxury retreat offers 133 spacious residences that reflect the beauty of Mexico’s contemporary high-end design. With a modern Caribbean design, 1, 2 and 3 bedroom expansive residences are fully equipped with a living room, kitchen and dining area, and all conjure a unique Riviera Maya charm.

A 5 star hotel on 5th Avenue and just 5 blocks from the beach. Just steps from restaurants, bars and boutiques offering Room Only, All Inclusive and Bed & Breakfast plans. Relax by the rooftop infinity pool. Grab drinks at our tequila bar, stay fuelled at our coffee bar and enjoy daily entertainment, complimentary WIFI and a fitness centre. The perfect base for couples, friends or solo travellers. Available on all board basis. 133 Suites 1 Pool 2 Restaurants 2 Bars 1 Spa

Getting there
Gateway into the Yucatan Peninsular is through Cancun International Airport. British Airways offer a direct route from London Gatwick, or you can choose from a range of airlines that transit through the US via such cities as Dallas.

Guide price: From £80 per person, per night.
Accommodation in a twin/double Deluxe Room on bed & breakfast meal plan.

Exploring Mexico
Mexico offers world class diving on both its Pacific and Caribbean coastlines. There is something for everyone here, and at all diver levels. Visit our Mexico section for an introduction to where to go throughout this country, including Guadalupe Island, the Sea of Cortez, the Socorro Islands and the Yucatan Peninsula.

*Price shown is for guide purposes only and is based on low season travel and for twin share accommodation. Any length of stay is possible, please contact us for a confirmed cost based on your preferred duration and time of travel.


Quick Guide: Fives Downtown Hotel

  • Location: Playa Del carmen, Yucatan Peninsula
  • Transfer: 40 minutes from Cancun airport
  • No. of rooms: 133, includes Superior, Deluxe, Junior Suite, 1 Bedroom residence, 1 Bedroom Premium Residence, 1 Bedroom Loft residence and a 2 Bedroom resort Residence
  • Meal plan: Bed & Breakfast, Half board, Full board and All Inclusive
  • Recommended diver level: Good for all levels


Get some rest
This luxury retreat offers 133 spacious residences that reflect the beauty of Mexico’s contemporary high-end design. With a modern Caribbean design, 1, 2 and 3 bedroom expansive residences are fully equipped with a living room, kitchen and dining area, and all conjure a unique Riviera Maya charm.

Deluxe Room
This 389 sqft room has a king-size bed available. Some of these rooms feature a balcony where you can enjoy views of the inner courtyard’s live wall vertical gardens. Max Occupancy: 2 Adults.

Superior Room
Equipped with five-star amenities our Superior King Rooms offer views to the inner courtyard’s live wall gardens. Some of the rooms feature a private balcony where you can unwind in luxurious comfort. Available with a king bed and sofa bed.

Junior Suite
This 419 sqft room has a king-size bed and a sofa bed available. A modern metal screen defines the room area and the living area, providing greater comfort. Max Occupancy: 3 Adults or 2 Adults + 2 Children.

1 Bedroom Residence
Enjoy our signature Fives Downtown Hotel style, featuring a fully-equipped kitchen, private furnished balcony, a spacious living room. Max Occupancy: 3 Adults or 2 Adults + 2 Children.

1 Bedroom Premium Residence
This 538 sq ft residence features a king size bed and a sofa bed. Offers partial view of the Caribbean Sea from its private and fully furnished terrace. Max Occupancy: 3 Adults or 2 Adults + 2 Children.

1 Bedroom Loft Residence
This 968 sqft offers a king size bed and a sofa bed. The bedroom is on a mezzanine on the second level from where you can see the dining area and the living room. Max Occupancy: 3 Adults or 2 Adults + 2 Children.

2 Bedroom Resort Residence
1,061 sqft residence. The master bedroom is furnished with a king-size bed, the second bedroom with two queen beds, and a sofa bed in the living room. Each room is spacious and has a 40” TV, plus a private bathroom. The living room is equipped with 50” TV and has a furnished balcony overlooking the city. Max Occupancy: 2 Adults + 2 Children.


Enjoy your stay
Facilities at The Fives Downtown Hotel & Residences include a rooftop with 2 infinity pools, a spa, fitness centre, 3 Bars and 2 on-site restaurants. 

MARLEY COFFEE: Honouring the legendary Bob Marley, at Marley Coffee, each cup is an expression of his music and legacy. At The Fives, we are proud to be the first to inaugurate the brand’s first coffee shop in Latin America. 

CANTINA EL TIGRE: “El Tigre” is the first Mexican cantina specializing in the pairing of tequila and tapas in Playa del Carmen. It is a classic in the community, offering an authentic experience and showcasing more than 100 varieties of mezcal and tequila.

MERCATTO: Offering a fusion of traditional family-friendly Italian food with a twist of Mediterranean, Mercatto brings a unique touch of Italy to the Riviera Maya. Utilizing fresh and locally sourced ingredients, watch while our chefs prepare everything from pizza, homemade pasta, to the zestiest seafood in town.

FIVES ROOFTOP: At the Fives Rooftop you will experience your day to the fullest as you soak-up the views and dip into its sparkling infinity pool. You will reignite your senses with lively music, mesmerized by the azure tones of the sky and ocean. Bespoke cocktails prepared by expert mixologists pair perfectly with pioneering dishes prepared by our renowned in-house chefs.

Reconnect and find your inner peace with the ultimate pampering experience at The Fives Spa. Discover a new beginning with a personalized massage, masterful full-body treatments, restorative therapies sourced from age-old traditions and performed with modern day wellness techniques. A hydrotherapy circuit with contracting water temperatures. A comprehensive menu of beaty salon and styling services will make you look and feel your best


Go diving
The Fives Dive Centre operates at each of the Fives Hotels, offering courtesy pick ups and drop off to and from your hotel. The well-equipped SSI dive centre offers a range of dive sites along the Riviera Maya reef system, as well as diving in the amazing Cenotes cave systems.

One of the most exciting and extreme diving experiences is diving with bull sharks. From November, these magnificent creatures visit the waters of the Mexican Caribbean to spend the winter, and can be seen through to March.

As well as offering fantastic diving for certified divers, the dive centre offers a range of diver courses from beginner to expert.

The Fives Hotels collection



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Essence at the Fives Beach, Playa Del Carmen
Essence at the Fives Beach is a stunning 5 star luxury beach resort with a host of incredible facilities. Situated on a white powder beach with crystal clear water and nestled amongst tropical mangroves and beautifully landscaped gardens. Ideal for singles, couples, families & groups looking for a first-class resort experience with diving. Located just south of the town of Playa Del Carmen.
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The Fives Downtown Playa Del Carmen
Beautiful, stylish, modern Curio Collection by Hilton branded resort. With dive shop, RoMarley coffee shop, traditional style tequila bar, roof top bar and restaurant with 2 giant infinity pools. & Ground floor gym. Ideal for the diver / groups that enjoy the party atmosphere of downtown Playa Del Carmen, whilst staying in a 5-star resort, set just back from the main strip and with great ocean views from the rooftop bar. 
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The Fives Oceanfront, Puerto Morelos
Stunning new 97 suite boutique style resort on the stunning beach and fishing village of Puerto Morelos, which is 20 minutes south of Cancun airport. Tranquil spa and well-equipped gym.  3 restaurants, including the roof top bar / restaurant / infinity pool  & The renowned RoMarley Beach Bar & Restaurant overlooking the beach. Perfect for couples, singles and small groups or a few diving couples travelling together.  
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Adrenalin-fuelled cage diving with great white sharks



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Socorro Islands
Schooling hammerheads, humpback whales and huge oceanic mantas



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Sea of Cortez
Playful sea lions, bull sharks and close encounters with whale sharks



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Yucatan Peninsular
Cenotes cave diving, reef walls of Cozumel and ancient Mayan ruins

Ready for your next adventure?

Great Escapes Diving Holidays Ltd

Combs Tannery
Tannery Road
IP14 2EN
United Kingdom

Office hours: Mondays to Fridays, 9am - 5pm
Tel: 01449 535010

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