This condo is perfect for a relaxing respite on the beach, away from the crowds of the all-inclusives. Unit C226 within the small boutique style resort of Royal Fishermen's Resort & Spa offers a spacious condo with incredible balcony view of the sea, close enough to hear the waves lulling you to sleep at night.
This view taken directly from the condo balcony.
Sunset Fishermen's Resort & Spa is a low-rise condominium located within the residential development of Playacar directly on the best white sand beach in Playa and within walking distance to the town of Playa del Carmen.
Unit C226 is optimal for two persons.
From your one-bedroom residence at Sunset Fishermen's Resort & Spa, you can stroll along cobblestone paved streets winding delightfully among palm trees and flowers along the ocean into the quaint town of Playa del Carmen, full of funky bars, delightful cafes and genuine Mayan restaurants. The streets of Playa del Carmen are alive with the sounds of its cosmopolitan guests from around the world.
If you tire of the white sand beach and peacefulness of Fishermen's, the ferry dock to Cozumel is also within walking distance for an easy day trip to this wonderful island.
The area is dotted with the remnants of its Mayan civilization, two of which can be viewed directly on Fishermen's property. The breathtaking famous ruins of Tulum are only a half hour away.
For lovers of the sea, this area has several fabulous ecoparks, such as Xcaret only five minutes away, Xel-Ha, Tres Rios and several others. The beach is second to none and the water is warm and astonishingly clear.
The tour desk at Fishermen's can direct the adventurous to cave diving, snorkeling, four-wheel jungle tours, cenote tours and cave tours, to name but a few.
Sunset Fishermen's is managed by RCI, a worldwide timeshare company. RCI owns many of the units at Fishermen's, but a select few of the units are owned privately, such as my unit. This management provides top-level services at Fishermen's. In addition to the beautiful restaurant-bar located directly on the beach, you will find a full service spa on the premises offering luxury spa services such as massage (with TENS units also), aromatherapy, reflexology, waxing, complete hair care, pedicure/manicure, etcetera.
Fishermen's large and air-conditioned exercise room is also located directly on the beach as well as two Jacuzzis on the beach.
Take some time to experience this place. You will not soon forget.
Playa del Carmen restaurant
Shopping in Playa del Carmen
Fabulous beach show -- kite surfing
Sunset Fishermen's Beach Club for privacy
Kite Surfing Competition in Tulum
Playa del Carmen beach sunset
THINGS TO DO IN AND AROUND PLAYA DEL CARMEN
Tres Rios - 10 miles north - horseback riding, water sports, snorkeling, kayaking. www.tres-rios.com
Playa del Carmen - The best beaches, snorkeling, scuba diving, nightlife, and shopping. www.cancunsouth.com
Scuba Diving - In Playa del Carmen, you can learn to scuba in world's finest scuba waters and cenotes at reasonable prices more affordable than anywhere else in the Caribbean. www.sealifedivers.com
Cozumel Scuba Diving - a 40 minute ferry ride from Playa del Carmen. Cruise ship port for excellent shopping. Great diving and snorkeling. www.sealifedivers.com
ATV Jungle Tours - Take a trip out of time through the wild Mayan jungle. Swim and snorkel in a clear freshwater cenote pool www.atvexplorer.com
Xcaret - 4 miles south - Park features snorkeling, caves, Cenotes, underground river, horseback riding, botanical garden, aviary, aquarium, night show, restaurants and shops. www.xcaretcancun.com
Aktun Chen - Learn about the use that the ancient Mayans gave to the caves, as well as the formation process of the stalactites, stalagmites and the cave itself, giving you an interesting and pleasant learning experience. www.aktunchen.com
Alltournative Tours - Trips are safe learning experiences that have been designed for anyone who wants to have fun exploring and enjoying all that the local natural and cultural environment has to offer. www.alltournative.com
Xel-Ha - 35 miles south - Amazing cave system, many inlets, Cenotes, lagoon, great snorkeling. Thousands of tropical fish. www.xel-ha.com
Tulum - 38 miles south - Impressive Mayan ruins located on a cliff overlooking the beautiful Caribbean. Swimming beach, shops, restaurants. www.cancunsouth.com
Ecological Parks Riviera Maya Xel-ha aquatic adventure. Explore creeks, lagoons, natural wells and ancient caves a living invitation to enjoy nature and explore the legends of an ancient culture; the Maya.
Crococunbegan as a commercial farm intending to sell crocodile skins, but now Crocodile is a Park & Regional Zoo in the Riviera Maya. Xcaretencounter with nature and offers recreational activities. wait until night falls. The lure and mystique of ancient Mayan rituals come alive with the re-creation of a Maya ball game. Tres RiosMore than 100 species of animals make their home in an exemplary sample of subtropical flora Aktun-chen interesting formations in the cave, you are right in front of a breathtaking "cenote" of crystal clear water and a no less magnificent vault with thousands of stalactites. Kantun-chi Come and enjoy this magical paradise, swim in our wonderful fresh water cenotes and explore our underground cavern with its striking natural beauty. You'll be treated to an unforgettable experience while you relax and enjoy nature's wonders Isla Mujeres Garrafonspectacular cliffs highest elevation in the Yucatan and home to an ancient Maya temple. and their vantage points offer dazzling views of the Mujeres Island.
Dolphin Discovery Experience the action and feel the emotion of swimming with dolphins in the ocean.
REEFS PUNTA MAROMA Dive Site Minimum Depth: 10 Mts. (33 ft) Maximum Depth: 15 Mts. (50 ft) Visibility: about 15 Mts. (50 ft) Location: A headland north of town Access: By dive boat, too far to swim CABEZAS Dive Site Minimum Depth: 10 Mts. (33 ft) Maximum Depth: 15 Mts. (50 ft) Visibility: about 25 Mts. (80 ft) Location: Opposite Laguna Chuchuben Access: By boat only, too far to swim from the shore LOS ARCOS Dive Site Minimum Depth: 21 Mts. (70 ft) Maximum Depth: 30 Mts. (100 ft) Visibility: about 25 Mts. (80 ft) Location: Due west of Cabezas Access: By boat only MOOKCHE Dive Site Minimum Depth: Shore Maximum Depth: 12 Mts. (40 ft) Visibility: about 7 Mts. (23 ft) Location: Between Punta Xcalacoco and Punta Chenzumbul Access: By boat only CHIMENEA Dive Site Minimum Depth: 20 Mts. (66 ft) Maximum Depth: 30 Mts. (100 ft) Visibility: about 25 Mts. (80 ft) Location: Due west of Cabezas Access: By boat only CHENDZUBUL Dive Site Minimum Depth: 10 Mts. (33 ft) Maximum Depth: 12 Mts. (40 ft) Visibility: about 18 Mts. (60 ft) Location: Opposite Punta Chenzumbul Access: Directly from the local dive boat SABALOS Dive Site Minimum Depth: 12 Mts. (40 ft) Maximum Depth: 18 Mts. (60 ft) Visibility: about 20 Mts. (66 ft) Location: North from Barracuda Reef Access: Directly from the local dive boat BARRACUDA Dive Site (Xcaret) Minimum Depth: 2 Mts. (40 ft) Maximum Depth: 20 Mts. (50 ft) Visibility: about 20 Mts. (66 ft) Location: directly out from Xcaret Eco-archeological park. Access: By dive boat. IMMA ISLOTE Snorkel Site Minimum Depth: Shore Maximum Depth: 3 Mts. (10 ft) Visibility: about 5 Mts. (15 ft) Location: between Xcaret and Calica Access: By snorkeling boat ESFUERZO Dive Site Minimum Depth: 12 mts. (40 ft) Maximum Depth: 18 Mts. (60 ft) Visibility: about 20 Mts. (66 ft) Location: North from Xcaret Access: by boat. WRECK MAMA VIÑA Dive Site Minimum Depth: 20 Mts. (66 ft) Maximum Depth: 27 Mts. (90 ft) Visibility: about 7 Mts. (23 ft) Location: In front of Xcaret Access: By boat only PUNTA VENADO Dive Site Minimum Depth: 22 Mts. (71 ft) Maximum Depth: 33 Mts. (110 ft) Visibility: about 25 Mts. (80 ft) Location: Opposite Paamul to the edge of crop off Access: by boat only CAYON LANDS Dive Site Minimum Depth: 21 Mts. (69 ft) Maximum Depth: 33 Mts. (110 ft) Visibility: about 25 Mts. (80 ft) Location: between Punta Xcalacoco and Punta Chenzumbul Access: by boat only
CAVERNS AND CENOTES
Located just south of Puerto Aventuras on the main highway. Ponderosa is a popular dive sit that includes a short traverse between 2 cenotes. Ponderosa is a perfect site to experience cenote diving due to is immense size. You will also see the halocline or mixing zone between fresh and salt water here.
Located just south of Puerto Aventuras on the main highway. Chac Mool has a large cavern zone a offers beautiful views of the jungle vegetation from inside the cavern.
Located 3 miles west of Tulum on the Coba road. Gran Cenote is a perfect for cenote diving and snorkeling. Beautiful white formations drip from the ceiling and rise up off the floor. A great place to have a picnic and spend the day.
Located just south of a Xel-ha on the main highway. Dos Ojos is the entrance to the third largest underwater cave in the world, and it’s cavern zone will not disappoint you. A short traverse from the main entrances take you back in time. Curtains of light beam through cavern zone illuminating thousand of dedicate formations
Located south of Xpu Ha on the main highway, Taj Mahal has it all. Beautiful decorations the halocline and 4 interconnected cenotes make this one of the more popular cenotes dives. Don’t miss the points of light room.
Located 3 miles west of Tulum on the Coba road Carwash is a must see cenote dive, it’s immense cavern zone and the silhouettes of formations against the blue entrance defy description.