Get an overview of this hotelAll-inclusive Resort on the Riviera Maya, near Playa del Carmen

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Breakfast included
Free self parking
Free WiFi
Outdoor pool
Business centre

Beachfront serenity

Set on a white-sand beach facing the sparkling Caribbean Sea, the Viva Wyndham Azteca is 3 km (2 mi) from the center of Playa del Carmen.

All-Inclusive resort

Included in the room rate at this Playa del Carmen resort are nightly live entertainment; all meals and snacks; unlimited cocktails, beverages, and wine; and daily activity programs.

French balconies or patios

Guestrooms at Viva Wyndham Azteca have satellite TVs, phones, in-room safes, and private French balconies or patios with views of the sea or of vibrant tropical gardens.

Viva Wyndham Azteca Resort - All Inclusive

Resort Amenities

All-Inclusive Details

This resort 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
  • Meals and beverages at companion properties

Activities and facilities/equipment

All non-motorized water sports are included.

Water activities

  • Kayaking
  • Sailing
  • Scuba-diving excursions
  • Scuba-diving lessons
  • Snorkeling
  • Surfing/boogie boarding
  • Windsurfing

Land activities

  • Bicycling
  • Climbing wall
  • Fitness facilities
  • Soccer
  • Tennis
  • Volleyball


  • Aerobics
  • Dancing
  • Pilates

Kids' club

  • Supervised activities for children between 4 and 12 years old


  • Onsite entertainment and activities
  • Onsite live performances
  • Theme parties

Not included

  • Motorized water sports
  • Scuba-diving certification
  • Snorkeling excursions
  • Premium food items
  • Premium or imported alcoholic beverages
  • Airport transfers
  • Childcare
  • Laundry/dry cleaning services
  • Wireless Internet access

Resort Amenities

3 km (2 mi) from central Playa del Carmen, Viva Wyndham Azteca is situated on a white-sand beach within the exclusive Playacar complex. Guests have full privileges at a companion resort, Viva Wyndham Maya, which is within walking distance (approximately 500 meters).

The All-Inclusive package offers all meals and snacks; unlimited cocktails, beverages, and wine; daily activities program with unlimited non-motorized sports; and live nightly entertainment. Guests will also enjoy all facilities in Viva Wyndham Maya at no extra charge. Among the numerous activities are group windsurfing, kayaking, sailing, and tennis lessons. The outdoor pool and spa tub offer handy snack and bar service. Renova Spa, at the Viva Wyndham Maya, offers moonlight beach massages and other services (surcharges). Complimentary WiFi is available in public areas.

In addition to buffet dining, the resort offers Asian, Mayan, and Italian dinner restaurants. Nightly entertainment is presented in the 350-seat theater, including cabaret acts or other productions.

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Children's club (free) 
  • Supervised childcare/activities (free) 
  • Total number of rooms - 335 
  • Number of floors - 3 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Babysitting or childcare 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Business center 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Conference space 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Rooftop terrace 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Arcade/game room 
  • Garden 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • One meeting room 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Picnic area 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 607 
  • Conference center 
  • Outdoor tennis court 
  • Snack bar/deli 
  • Free self parking 
  • Year Built 1998 
  • Number of restaurants - 4 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 6533 
  • Beach umbrellas 
  • Beach sun loungers 
  • Beach towels 
  • Sauna 
  • Shopping on site 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Spa tub 
  • Steam room 
  • Children's pool 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Television in common areas 
  • Wedding services 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Outdoor pool  
  • Children's pool  
  • Supervised childcare/activities (free)  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Outdoor tennis court  
  • Children's club (free)  
  • Snack bar/deli  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  
  • Arcade/game room  
  • Playground on site  
  • Refrigerator (on request)  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  


Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Free self parking

Room Amenities

  • Premium TV channels 
  • Furnished balcony or patio 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Access via exterior corridors 
  • Ceiling fan 
  • Free bottled water 
  • Refrigerator (on request) 
  • Minibar 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Shower only 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • In-room safe 
  • Television 
  • Desk 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 

Where to Eat

The majority of meals and beverages, plus all gratuities, at the following restaurants, snack spots, and bars are included in the room rate for this resort (scroll up to the All-Inclusive Details section for more information).

Guests can also enjoy dining facilities at a companion resort, Viva Wyndham Maya All Inclusive, which is within walking distance(reservations required).

El Nopal - International buffets. Breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

Il Palco - À la carte Italian cuisine. Reservations required. Nightly dinner.

Bamboo - À la carte Asian cuisine. Reservations required. Nightly dinner.

Xul Ha - À la carte Mayan cuisine. Reservations required. Nightly dinner.

The resort also provides a cocktail and snack bar and lobby bar. Both are open from early morning to late evening.

Nearby Things to Do

The majority of recreational activities and facilities described below are included in the room rate for this resort (scroll up to the All-Inclusive details section for more information).

Viva Wyndham Azteca resort in Playa del Carmen offers an outdoor pool, spa tub, outdoor tennis court, and volleyball. Guests have a vast array of activities to choose from, including paddle boarding, water aerobics, bicycling, and beach volleyball. Personal training in the fitness center is complimentary.

Complimentary group lessons are offered for windsurfing, sailing, tennis, Caribbean dance, and introductory scuba diving. In the evening, guests choose between two theaters with live entertainment.

The Viva Wyndham Maya's diving center offers PADI certificate courses for scuba divers (surcharges for diving courses, certification, and trips). The staff can help arrange other opportunities, such as archaeological site tours, water sports, golfing, fishing, horse riding, and sport fishing charters (surcharges apply).

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the hotel; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Personal motorized watercraft on site 
  • Windsurfing nearby 
  • Free bicycles on site 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Parasailing nearby 
  • Fitness classes on site 
  • Horse riding/rental on site 
  • Kayaking on site 
  • Playground on site 
  • Sailing on site 
  • Scuba diving on site 
  • Snorkeling on site 
  • Surfing/boogie boarding on site 
  • Volleyball on site 
  • Beach volleyball on site 

Spa Services

  • Steam room in spa 
  • Number of treatment rooms 4 
  • Couples treatment rooms 
  • Massages on beach 
  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Body wraps 
  • Body scrubs 
  • Spa tub in spa 
  • Massages 


If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • In-room accessibility 

Resort Policies


Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Special check-in instructions:

Airport shuttle service is available during limited hours. Contact the property in advance to get details.


Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!


  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

No elevators

No rollaway/extra beds available

Resort Name

  • Azteca Resort
  • Azteca Wyndham
  • Viva Azteca
  • Viva Azteca Resort
  • Viva Wyndham Azteca All Inclusive
  • Viva Wyndham Azteca Playa del Carmen
  • Viva Wyndham Azteca Resort All Inclusive
  • Viva Wyndham Azteca Resort All Inclusive Playa del Carmen
  • Wyndham Azteca
  • Wyndham Viva Azteca

We should mention

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

Awards & Affiliations

Green / Sustainable Property
This property participates in Green Globe, a program that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: environment, community, cultural-heritage, the local economy.

Honeymoon Promotion

Book a minimum stay of 4 days and 3 nights, and enjoy, at no additional charge:

  • Upgrade to a higher room category, based on hotel availability
  • Bottle of champagne/sparkling wine
  • Fruit basket
  • Hors d'oeuvres tray
  • 7x4-inch picture
  • 2 t-shirts
  • Hotel's all-inclusive package
Couple must have been married within the past 6 months. Couples must show a copy of the marriage certificate at check-in.

Viva Boomer (Senior Program) Offer

Book a stay in any room or rate category and receive personalized check-in, priority luggage delivered to room, room upgrade (subject to availability), in-room welcome amenities, books and board games, dance classes (upon request), priority a la carte restaurant reservations, 10% off at affiliated stores,10% off meals and beverages in addition to the all-inclusive package, late check-out (subject to availability).

Valid for US residents only. Available for guests 60 years or older. ID required upon check-in. Offer must be requested at time of booking. Participating affiliated stores are identified with the Viva Wyndham Logo. Other restrictions may apply.

Wedding Offer (USD 900)

Book a stay in any room or rate category and receive upgrade to an ocean view room with a King size bed, fruit basket in the room upon arrival, in- room breakfast the day after the wedding, late morning maid service, late check-out, free safety box, free WiFi, in-room honeymoon surprise, assistance of an onsite wedding coordinator, civil judge and legal expenses, translation of the ceremony into English (ceremony is performed in Spanish), romantic dinner for 2 people, bridal bouquet, wedding cake and sparkling wine for 10 people, background music and decorations, 10 color photos, reception dinner the night of the wedding.

Full details at check-in. Offer subject to availability. Offer does not include legalization. Offer may not be combined with other promotional offers. Other restrictions may apply.

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