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Blue Bay Grand Esmeralda All Inclusive, Playa del Carmen, Mexico

4-star4 stars
Carretera Federal ChetumalPuerto Juarez Km.300, Playa del CarmenQROO77710Mexico

All-inclusive beachfront property with spa, near Tres Rios Ecopark
  • Free WiFi in lobby
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Good7.0
Breakfast
Tasty breakfast
Food
Delicious food
Cleanliness
Quite clean
Beach
Beach is not so nice
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Blue Bay Grand Esmeralda All Inclusive, Playa del Carmen, Mexico

from NZ$552
  • Deluxe Room, Garden Area
  • Superior Room, Garden View
  • Superior Room, Partial Sea View
  • Deluxe Room, Garden View (Gold)
  • Suite, 1 King Bed, Jetted Tub (Emerald)
  • Suite, Pool Access, Garden View (Emerald)
  • Deluxe Room, Partial Ocean View
  • Deluxe Room, Ocean View

What’s around Blue Bay Grand Esmeralda All Inclusive, Playa del Carmen, Mexico

Landmarks

  • On the beach
  • Tres Rios Ecopark - 41 min walk
  • El Camaleon Mayakoba Golf Course - 2.3 mi / 3.7 km
  • Maroma Beach - 4.9 mi / 7.9 km
  • El Manglar Golf Course - 7.2 mi / 11.7 km
  • Mamitas Beach Club - 12.3 mi / 19.7 km
  • Playa del Carmen Main Beach - 12.4 mi / 19.9 km
  • Grand Coral Golf Riviera Maya - 10.5 mi / 17 km

Getting around

  • Cancun, Quintana Roo (CUN-Cancun Intl.) - 40 min drive
  • Cozumel, Quintana Roo (CZM-Cozumel Intl.) - 116 min drive
  • Onsite parking not available

About Blue Bay Grand Esmeralda All Inclusive, Playa del Carmen, Mexico

Beachfront Mayan Riviera resort with spa and sports

Close to Playa del Carmen

Set on a private beach, Blue Bay Grand Esmeralda All Inclusive enjoys a picturesque setting, backed by lush greenery and mangrove swamps, and looking out onto the Caribbean Sea. Tres Rios Ecopark, where you can go horse riding along the coastline, is a 10-minute drive away.

Coral reef, Mayan ruins

The lovely island of Cozumel is set on one of the largest coral reefs in the world and is a popular site for scuba diving and snorkeling - the Playa del Carmen ferry terminal is a 20-minute drive away. It's an hour's drive to see the spectacular ruined Mayan city of Tulum.

Dining and sports galore

You can play a game of pool, golf, or volleyball, work out at the fitness center, swim in 3 pools, or enjoy a treatment and a sauna or steam at the spa. WiFi is available in public areas and dining options include Mexican, French, and Chinese dishes, as well as a 24-hour sports bar.

WiFi and balcony views

The hotel's 979 airy guestrooms and suites offer views of either the ocean or the gardens from private terraces and balconies. Amenities include WiFi, cable TV, and coffeemakers, and if you're staying in one of the suites, you can also enjoy your own terrace hot tub.

At a glance

Key facts

Size

  • 979 rooms
  • Arranged over 4 floors

Arriving/leaving

  • Check-in time starts at 3 PM
  • Check-out time is noon

Required at check-in

  • Credit card or cash deposit required

  • Government-issued photo ID required

  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Travelling with others

Children

  • Free children's club

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

Internet

  • Free WiFi in public areas (1-device limit)

  • WiFi in rooms *

Transport

Parking

  • No parking

Other information

  • All-inclusive (taxes and gratuities included)
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

At the property

Taking the kids?
  • Children's club (free)
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)
  • Supervised childcare/activities (free)
Food and drink
  • 6 restaurants
  • 4 bars/lounges
  • Poolside bar
  • 24-hour room service
Things to do
  • Fitness classes on site
  • Kayaking on site
  • Personal motorized watercraft on site
  • Playground on site
  • Rowing or canoeing on site
  • Sailing on site
  • Volleyball on site
  • Windsurfing on site
  • Yoga classes/instruction on site
  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Golfing nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Parasailing nearby
  • Scuba diving nearby
  • Snorkeling nearby
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby
  • Water skiing nearby
Working away
  • 24-hour business center
  • One meeting room
  • Computer station
Services
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Hair salon
  • Luggage storage
  • Wedding services
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter/bellhop
Facilities
  • Number of buildings/towers - 8
  • Year Built 2006
  • Elevator/lift
  • ATM/banking
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Designated smoking areas
  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • Library
Accessibility
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Italian
  • Russian
  • Spanish

In the room

Home comforts
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning)
  • Air conditioning
  • Ceiling fan
  • Minibar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Iron/ironing board
Sleep well
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
Things to enjoy
  • Balcony or patio
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower only
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
Be entertained
  • LCD TV
  • Pay movies
  • Cable/satellite TV channels
Stay connected
  • WiFi (surcharge)
Food and drink
  • Free bottled water
More
  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe

Special features

All inclusive

This property is all-inclusive. Onsite food and beverages are included in the room price (some restrictions may apply).
Gratuities and taxes
Gratuities and taxes are included.
Food and beverages

  • All buffet and à la carte meals, snacks, and beverages included
  • 24-hour room service
  • In-room minibar (some restrictions)

Activities and facilities/equipment
All non-motorized water sports are included.

Water activities
  • Kayaking
  • Sailing
  • Snorkeling
  • Windsurfing

Land activities
  • Fitness facilities
  • Volleyball

Lessons/classes/games
  • Aerobics
  • Water fitness

Entertainment
  • Onsite entertainment and activities
  • Onsite live performances

Not included
  • Golf green fees
  • Use of golf cart
  • Use of golf equipment
  • Motorized water sports
  • Scuba-diving certification
  • Snorkeling excursions
  • Surcharge for premium food items
  • Premium and/or non-domestic beverages
  • Surcharge for bottled wine
  • Surcharge for room service
  • Airport transfers
  • Childcare
  • Laundry/dry cleaning services
  • Spa/beauty facilities and services
  • Offsite tours

Spa

In a minimalist atmosphere, enjoy the 8,290 sq. feet spa facilities during your stay. BlueBay SPA has 8 individual rooms, 4 massage rooms, sauna, steam room and beauty salon. Therapists trained by the prestigious cosmetic brand Germaine de Capuccini will make you feel rejuvenated. Please note that advanced reservations are required for massages and spa services.

Recreation

On Site

  • Fitness facilities
  • Outdoor tennis courts -
  • Sauna
  • Spa tub
  • Fitness classes on site
  • Kayaking on site
  • Personal motorized watercraft on site
  • Playground on site
  • Rowing or canoeing on site
  • Sailing on site
  • Volleyball on site
  • Windsurfing on site
  • Yoga classes/instruction on site

Nearby

  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Golfing nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Parasailing nearby
  • Scuba diving nearby
  • Snorkeling nearby
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby
  • Water skiing nearby

Blue Bay Grand Esmeralda All Inclusive, Playa del Carmen, Mexico’s small print

Also known as

  • Bay Blue Grand Esmeralda
  • Grand Esmeralda Blue Bay
  • Blue Bay Grand Esmeralda All Inclusive All-inclusive property
  • Blue Bay All Inclusive
  • Blue Bay Esmeralda Grand
  • Blue Bay Grand Esmeralda All Inclusive Playa del Carmen
  • Blue Bay Grand Esmeralda Playa del Carmen
  • Blue Grand
  • Blue Grand Bay Esmeralda
  • Esmeralda Blue Bay
  • Grand Blue Bay Esmeralda

Policies

Guests under 12 years old are not allowed in the spa.

Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments and can be made by contacting the property before arrival at the number on the booking confirmation.

Optional extras

WiFi is available in guestrooms for MXN 0 per stay (1-device limit, rates may vary)

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

Blue Bay Grand Esmeralda All Inclusive, Playa del Carmen, Mexico

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