Playa Del Carmen

The Reef 28

5-star hotel
Our Rating
1a Avenida Nte. & Calle 28 Nte, Gonzalo Guerrero, Playa del Carmen, Quintana Roo Mexico 77720
The Reef 28

Honeymooners seeking a luxurious, all-inclusive, adults-only oasis will find it at The Reef 28. The Reef 28 includes 104 elegant junior suites featuring spacious lounging areas and a private terrace or balcony and 16 deluxe master suites designed for honeymooning couples. Romantic amenities include everything from rainforest showerheads to indoor Jacuzzis built for two. Plus, with an optional all-inclusive package, all details will be handled for you to ensure that your once-in-a-lifetime vacation is everything it can be.

Beyond having fine dining experiences right on-site, the resort’s restaurants rank among the best in all of Playa del Carmen. Indulge in exclusive Mexican specialties at Cachito, savor Far East flavors at Asiatico, or enjoy international favorites at Veinti8cho. For specialty cocktails and local beers and wines, you’re always welcome at the chic lobby bar or the spectacular Roof 28 with sweeping Playa del Carmen views.

There’s nothing better than a spa day after the stresses of planning a wedding, and the very unique, luxuriously designed ‘Okom’ Spa specializes in extraordinary pampering. From relaxing massages with Himalayan salt stones to gold wraps with facials based on organic white tea, the spa’s rejuvenating treatments are the pinnacle of sensory experiences. For workouts, you’ll have full access to the resort’s state-of-the-art gym with a personal trainer or rooftop yoga classes that will put both your mind and body at ease.

In selecting a place to soak up the warm Caribbean sun, you’ll be able to choose from the magnificent beach, the rooftop infinity pool, or one of the many lounge areas with plentiful shaded seating. Or if you’re in the mood to explore Riviera Maya, The Reef Travel Shop will be more than happy to assist you in booking a memorable excursion. Explore the Island of Cozumel, experience the Mayan Ruins of Chicken Itza, or sail across the deep-blue Caribbean on a luxury catamaran. The resort’s stellar concierge service is adept at creating personalized excursions that seek to exceed your expectations.

The Reef 28 utilizes the natural beauty of Playa del Carmen as the foundation for a sophisticated, adults-only resort that’s imbued with luxury. The seamless blending of Caribbean relaxation and excitement creates an exotic vibe that couples will simply fall in love with. The Reef 28 guests have the privilege of visiting one of the beachfront sister Reef hotels with all their all-inclusive services and VIP beach lounges. A complimentary shuttle bus is offered to visit the sister resorts.




  • Luxurious king-size bed
  • Comfortable living room
  • Fully-stocked minibar
  • Room service
  • Smart TV with Netflix
  • Modern bathroom with rain-style showerhead
  • Microwave and coffeemaker (optional stove)
  • Air conditioning and ceiling fan
  • USB charging stations and Bluetooth speaker
  • Hair dryer, bathrobes, and slippers
  • Indoor Jacuzzi for two (optional)
  • High-speed internet (WiFi)


  • Full-service Okom Spa with an indoor pool, hydrotherapy, and treatments inspired by ancient Mayan practices
  • Rooftop infinity pool and indoor spa pool with towel service
  • Fitness center with Life Fitness equipment
  • Poolside Bali beds and drink service
  • Experienced concierge service
  • Sundries Shop
  • Shaded lounge areas for quiet relaxation
  • Shuttle service
  • Meeting space for 100 people


  • Full access to activities at The Reef Playacar and The Reef Coco Beach (all-inclusive package) including bicycling, nightly entertainment, and non-motorized watersports.


  • Roof 28 – Set atop the resort’s gorgeous roof with panoramic views of the ocean and cityscape, Roof 28 is a heavenly happy hour destination for signature cocktails, seafood, tacos, and more.
  • Cachito Cocina Mexicana – Featuring an exclusive menu created by world-renowned chef Margarita Carrillo, this Mexican favorite infuses classic dishes with an array of local flavors and innovative ingredients.
  • Veinti8cho – Whether you choose to enjoy the continental breakfast, breakfast buffet, or international dinner, Veinti8cho’s flavorful dishes will take your taste buds on a journey you’ll never forget.
  • Asiatico – This elegant Asian restaurant specializes in gourmet dishes that have to be tasted to be believed, like the savory Hindu duck or the mouthwatering Thai-style fish.
  • Lobby 28 Bar – A variety of contemporary seating options bring this attractive bar to life. Sit at the elegant bar, relax on the comfortable couches, or fall into one of the unique handing chairs with plush cushioning.

Nearby Attractions & Activities

  • 5th Avenue – Just steps from the shoreline is where you’ll find the bustling street lined with boutique shops, art galleries, restaurants, and energetic nightclubs.
  • Cozumel Island – Taking the ferry over to the nearby island of Cozumel is a romantic day trip that you’ll never forget. The island is surrounded by the second-largest reef system in the world and is absolutely magnificent for snorkeling and scuba diving.
  • Tulum Ruins – You’ll find this fascinating historical site perched atop a cliff overlooking the Caribbean. The ruins themselves are a wonder, and the stunning views only enhance the experience.
  • Xplor Park – A thrilling adventure park for the young at heart, Xplor offers ziplining, cave rafting, amphibious vehicles, and stalactite river swims that are truly one-of-a-kind.
  • Coco Bongo – This famous nightlife experience is the perfect opportunity to dance the night away and shake off some of those wedding planning stresses!
  • Sailing Tours – The Caribbean is always waiting to be explored in Playa del Carmen, and one of the best ways to experience it is on a sunset sailing tour or private catamaran adventure.