Hotel Illusion

Playa del Carmen, Playa del Carmen, Mexico

Hotel Illusion, Playa del Carmen hotel, Riviera Maya

  • Playa del Carmen boutique hotel in the heart of the Riviera Maya

    It’s not an illusion! This charming boutique hotel really boasts a perfect location, excellent personalized service and beautifully-decorated rooms – all for very appealing rates.

    Located in the heart of Playa del Carmen, Illusion Boutique Hotel is just a half block away from the beach and a half block from the trendy restaurants, bars and great shopping of the famous Quinta Avenida (5th Ave).

    This elegant, four-story hotel offers 41 spacious “Indonesian-style” room suites, a lovely rooftop swimming pool, a full-service spa, deli market and a dive shop.

    Beautiful public spaces to meet other guests and share stories

    The refined atrium courtyard creates a tranquil oasis, ideal to relax in with a cup of coffee and make plans for the day. While the rooftop pool deck is best enjoyed in the evening, after a long day at the beach. With a cocktail in hand, a soft breeze, cooling the heat of the Caribbean sun and awe-inspiring views of the turquoise sea, you really have to pinch yourself to believe that it is not a dream.

    Each of room suites of the Illusion Boutique Hotel is lovely, airy and spacious. Each has been designed with Ticul marble floors, a full bathroom, ample living space and either an exterior balcony or a private terrace. All suites are air-conditioned and equipped with cable TV, a mini-refrigerator, coffee maker, security safe and Wi-Fi internet connection.

    Known for its service, attention to detail and nice staff

    Most guests staying at Illusion Boutique Hotel begin their reviews by complimenting the service. It’s not a coincidence.  The entire staff, including the managers, take pride in remembering their customers’ names and treating them as if they were part of the family. They really go that extra mile to make your stay with them as comfortable as possible.

    Illusion Boutique Hotel also offers the option of having a continental breakfast and they even provide their guests with discounted and free entrance tickets to several beach clubs.

    If you are looking for an affordable Playa del Carmen hotel with 5-star treatment and impeccable service, then Illusion Boutique Hotel is a rare find. Although, make sure that you add it to your inquiry quickly, because with only 41 rooms available you need to act fast!

  • Property Features

    • Popular hotel ½ block from the beach
    • Air conditioned
    • Swimming pool – rooftop

    Indoor Features

    • Private bathrooms
    • Lounge areas – ( Prestige, Prestige suite and Vision suite cabana)

    Outdoor Features

    • Ocean views in Prestige and Vision Suites
    • Terraces and private balconies – selected suites

    Service Features

    • Front Desk staff
    • Concierge and Tour services
    • On site spa
    • On site restaurant
    • Maid service daily

    Indoor Amenities

    • Minibar
    • Microwawe, tea and coffee making facilities ( Prestige, Prestige suite and Vision suite cabana)
    • Ipod speaker’s base and DVD Player (Prestige, Prestige suite and Vision suite cabana)
    • Safe deposit box
    • Ceiling fan
    • Ironing facilites (under request)
    • Pillow sets
    • Marble bathrooms
    • Hair dryer
    • Magnifying mirror
    • Organic/superior bathroom amenities

    Bedding Details

    • Mirage Suites have 1 or 2 queen beds, private bath, interior view from terrace, and small couch

    Outdoor Amenities

    • Pool lounge chairs
    • Outdoor seating areas

    Entertainment & Communications

    • Cable T.V.
    • Telephone with low cost Voice Over Internet Protocol (VOIP) call options
    • WiFi
  • We represent so many small, quaint facilities, privately-owned homes and we coordinate availability with local people. Add Hotel Illusion to your inquiry, we will get back with you, confirm availability and of course, answer any question you might have!


    Rates per night
    2015 Dates Rates
    Jan 7 – Mar 28 $ 143.00
    Mar 29 – Apr 5 $ 202.00
    Apr 6 – Jun 30 $ 106.00
    Jul 1 – Aug 31 $ 136.00
    Sep 1 – Oct 31 $ 114.00
    • Rates are in US dollars per night, single or double occupancy in a Mirage room.
    • 19% tax not included. Extra person in room $25 usd/night.
    • Upgrade Rooms available, please inquire.
    • Children (2) under 12 free in same room with parents.
    • Children under 12 accepted year around except during Christmas & New year weeks.
    • Rates subject to change without notice.

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    Restaurants and Beach Bars in Playa del Carmen

    There are lots of places to sip a margarita, enjoy some tacos, or have a romantic dinner on the beach.
    • Dona Marie – 30th Avenue • Como Como – 10th Avenue
    • Canibal Royal – Beach • El Fogon – 30th Avenue
    • Zenzi Beach Club – Beach • Indigo Beach Club – Beach
    • Ah Cacoa – 5th Avenue • Piola – 5th Avenue
    We have made some suggestions but there are more places to enjoy and discover in the Playa del Carmen. Read our Local Scoop stories or jump on the forum to find other recommendations.