Papaya Playa Project

Papaya Playa Project

Km 4.5 Carretera Tulum-Boca Paila, 77780 Tulum, Quintana Roo, Mexico
+52 984 871 1160

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based on 273 reviews

Papaya Playa Project
Fri 17/9
Sat 18/9
ProviderNightly total£295

About Papaya Playa Project

  • Hotel Room
    You’ll have a private room with all the hotel’s amenities
  • Clean and Tidy
    This stay has listed several different cleanliness practices.
  • Freebies
    This stay includes Wi-Fi and Parking for free

Located in Tulum, Papaya Playa Project is an easy drive from Mayan Ruins of Tulum and Xel-Ha Park. It provides a spa and wellness centre, as well as an outdoor pool, a private beach and a beauty centre.

This chic hotel offers family facilities, such as a playground and babysitting/child services. Multilingual staff are available to assist with organising tours and activities, and an express check-in/check-out facility is provided for guest convenience.

Papaya Playa Project has 85 individually-decorated rooms, each with an en suite bathroom. Also available are a refrigerator, wireless internet access and a mini bar.

The hotel features both restaurant and bar where guests are able to unwind of an evening with dinner and a drink.

Papaya Playa Project has easy access to Sistema Sac Actun. Fishing, scuba diving and snorkeling can be enjoyed nearby.

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Amenities at Papaya Playa Project

  • Private beach
  • Snorkelling
  • Outdoor pool
  • Spa and wellness centre
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room service
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Coffee shop
  • 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 sanitiser 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 sanitised
  • Guests can opt out of accommodation cleaning
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities
  • First-aid kit
  • Safe

Services and conveniences

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

Things to do

  • Gift shop
  • Shops (on site)
  • Bicycle hire
  • Fishing
  • Cycling
  • Scuba diving
  • Diving
  • Snorkelling
  • Evening entertainment
  • Water sport facilities (on site)
  • Windsurfing
  • Night club


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


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

Accessibility and suitability

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

Pool and spa

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


  • 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
  • Coffee shop
  • Minibar
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Dining table


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


  • Extra-long beds (> 2 metres)
  • Socket near the bed
  • Sofa bed
  • Cleaning products
  • 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

Reviews of Papaya Playa Project

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2.0 Bad
Pros:Location is great

Cons:Staff attitude, room size, threadbare towels, no amenities in the room, inconsistent hot water

2.2 Bad
Pros:Beautiful location, as is all of Tulum.

Cons:Very loud parties thrown BY hotel. No room service No fridge Limited hot water Primitive Housekeeping walks in unannounced with no schedule to clean rooms. Pool cleaner would do the same. Private pool in our casita would be walked into regularly. Not private Housekeeping accidentally took our personal towels and hotel has still not returned

3.4 Poor

Cons:Bad service. No towels. Bad attitude from the manager. Cold food.

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

What's nearby

  • Playa Paraiso1.9 mi
  • Temple of Doom Cenote Esqueleto2.4 mi
  • Tulum National Park2.6 mi
  • Fantasea Dive Diving & Adventures2.6 mi
  • Tulum Mayan Ruins2.6 mi
  • Templo de las Pinturas2.9 mi
  • Sistema Ox Bel Ha3.1 mi
  • Cenote Escondido3.6 mi
  • Sistema Sac Actun4.7 mi
  • Gran Cenote4.7 mi
  • Tulum Monkey Sanctuary6.2 mi
  • Cenote Santa Cruz Tulum6.3 mi



Check in anytime after 15:00, check out anytime before 12:00


Cancellation/pre-payment policies vary by room type and provider.

FAQs when booking at Papaya Playa Project

  • Papaya Playa Project is located at Km 4.5 Carretera Tulum-Boca Paila in Zona Hotelera Tulum, 2.5 miles from the centre of Tulum. Playa Paraiso is the closest landmark to Papaya Playa Project.

  • Check-in time is 15:00 and check-out time is 12:00 at Papaya Playa Project.

  • Yes, Papaya Playa Project offers free Wi-Fi.

  • Yes, Papaya Playa Project offers free parking.

  • No, Papaya Playa Project does not offer free airport shuttle service.

  • Papaya Playa Project is 40.5 miles from Cozumel. Papaya Playa Project is 69.6 miles from Cancún.

  • Yes, Papaya Playa Project is a pet-friendly hotel.

  • Yes, Papaya Playa Project has a pool on-site.

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Distance to city centre

2.5 mi

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Distance to airport

69.6 mi