The Fives Azul Beach Resort Playa del Carmen by Karisma
About the hotel
If you want a holiday where everyone in the family has the space to be themselves, the enormous suites and excellent dining at The Fives Azul Beach Resort Playa del Carmen by Karisma is just what you need. Large suites designed for families and friends feature up to three separate bedrooms with rooftop decks. A rare sense of togetherness is fostered here, with plenty of activities for holidaymakers of all ages and a flexible Gourmet Inclusive® meal plan to suit all tastes for all ages. Greet each morning with yoga on the beach, immerse yourself in aqua aerobics, or practise your swing on the nearby championship green. If you're feeling a little more adventurous, snorkel in search of kaleidoscopic fish or explore a the enigmatic history of a Mayan ruin. The Fives Azul Beach Resort Playa del Carmen by Karisma is all about fun, sun, and family antics, delivered with seamless luxury touches.
- Spacious suites designed for families, with 1, 2, and 3 bedroom configurations
- Outstanding Gourmet Inclusive® programme with a plethora of dining options
- Azulitos Playhouse Club ensures that the junior holidaymakers are always happy
At a glance
All rooms at The Fives Azul Beach Resort Playa del Carmen by Karisma have everything you need to feel completely at home.
Room & Suite Features
- Air conditioning
- LCD TV
- DVD player
- iPod dock
- King bed or two double beds
- Night table
- Radio alarm clock
- Deluxe bathrobes
- Safety deposit box
- Amenity kit
- Iron and ironing board
- Coffee maker
- Direct dial telephone
- Rain shower
- Double sinks
- Marble countertops
- Hair dryer
- Magnifying vanity mirror
These contemporary rooms offer a garden view, ideal to for relaxing and making the most of the resort's outstanding facilities.
1 Bedroom Jacuzzi Suite
The master bedroom in these indulgent suites awaits you with a deluxe Jacuzzi. A separate living area with a double pull-out sofa bed and a granite-top kitchen with a refrigerator, microwave, oven and stove, a dining table for 8 persons.
1 Bedroom Essence Suite
These spacious suites feature a dedicated living area with a double pull-out sofa bed, a modern kitchenette (containing a refrigerator, microwave, oven and stove) and a dining table for up to 6 persons.
1 Bedroom Essence Swim-up Suite
These suites provide the same amenities as the 1 Bedroom Essence Suites, with the added luxury of direct access to the resort's main pool from the patio.
1 Bedroom Essence Sky Suite
These exclusive suites await you with a private rooftop lounge that doubles as an al fresco living area, with a half bathroom, dining table, pergola, built-in barbecue grill, Jacuzzi for 4, a chaise lounges and a relaxing Bali bed.
1 Bedroom Honeymoon Jacuzzi Sky Suite
In addition to the extravagant facilities of the 1 Bedroom Jacuzzi Sky Suite, these romantic hideaways include a chilled bottle of champagne delivered to upon arrival, free WiFi, amorous suite decorations, pillow and aromatherapy menus, free DVD rental and a 15% discount on spa services.
2 And 3 Bedroom Suite
Created with the most discerning guests in mind, these spacious suites incorporate elegant details right down to the smallest touches. 2 Bedroom Suites are ideal for families and friends, providing the same amenities as 1 Bedroom Suite with a second king-size bed bedroom. Similarly, 3 Bedroom Suites offer yet another bedrooms furnished with two size beds.
Gourmet Inclusive® Dining
There's a world of exceptional dining to discover with the varied options available at The Fives Azul Beach Resort Playa del Carmen by Karisma.
Sample popular wok cuisine such as pad Thai, green curries and coconut soup, or have one of your oriental favourites prepared by a Thailand-trained Chef.
- Dinner: 18:00 — 22:30
Oka - Sushi Bar
Fill your plate with fine sushi, sashimi and tempuras, created using the freshest seafood ingredients. Alternatively, enjoy a late night Junmai Sake or an ice cold Sapporo on the balcony for a wonderfully civilised evening.
- Dinner: 18:00 — 22:30
This old-world inspired bistro restaurant provides evenings filled with modernised culinary classics, such as steak tartare and coq au vin. Sample some fine South of France Merlot, take your pick from the Cheese Trolley, and seal the evening with a flambéed coffee
- Breakfast: 07:00 - 10:30
- Dinner: 18:00 — 22:30
Enjoy à la carte food from across the globe with international breakfasts and a Mexican-themed food display for dinner. You can also enjoy spectacular views of a true cenote, unique to the destination.
- Breakfast: 06:30 - 12:00
- Dinner: 17:30 — 22:30
- Subject to seasonal adjustments
The Gin Bar
Enjoy a classic Gin & Tonic or indulge in a handcrafted cocktails at this sophisticated and modern gin bar, or take a nightcap on the grand terrace under the star-filled sky.
- Open: 17:00 - 01:00
- Adults only
Sample a wide selection of local and international beer, including some of the best Tequila and Mezcal in the country, at this traditional Mexican cantina.
- Open: 17:00 — 23:00
Sea Olive- Cuisine Du Soleil
The coastal cuisines of the Mediterranean here mix with Mexican flair to crate a menu of fresh, authentic dishes to satisfy even the most discerning palates. Al fresco dining is available, complete with spectacular ocean views
- Lunch: 12:00 - 15:30
- Dinner: 17:00 - 22:00
Devour the best Latin American creations, from street favourites to complex pre-Hispanic preparations. Tamales, gallo pinto, tacos, and fantastic sweets are all on offer.
- Dinner: 17:30 — 22:00
Arezzo — Italian
With floor-to-ceiling windows offering unobstructed views of the stunning gardens, this open-kitchen Italian restaurant values originality, authenticity and bold flavours across a variety of pastas, pizzas and grilled seafood.
- Dinner: 17:30 - 22:30
Oriola Beach Club Grill
Enjoy endless turquoise views of the Caribbean Sea alongside the bounties of the ocean at this casual seaside grill.
- Lunch: 12:00 — 17:00
- Subject to seasonal adjustments
Savour cocktails under the stars in this sophisticated bar and lounge, with an extensive list of classy drinks. Grab a lounge chair and have a relaxing evening with your tipple of choice.
- Open: 17:30 - 01:00
Poolside Grill - Gourmet Lunch
Sample a wide range of grilled items, including a scintillating array of gourmet burgers. Take a light lunch and enjoy the lush mangrove settings.
- Lunch: 12:00 — 17:00
Breeze Swim Up Bar
Relax with your feet in the water at this delightful swim-up bar, right on the beachfront. Choose your favourite cocktail and enjoy this sun-drenched socialising spot.
- Open: 10:00 - 18:00
Breeze Bar N' Burger
Grab a burger with your favourite drinks, perhaps a cold beer or a frozen margarita, and relax in a sun bed facing the sea.
- Bar: 10:00 - 17:00
- Gourmet corner: 11:00 — 16:00
Lizards Gourmet Corner
For something lighter, the burgers, sandwiches and kebabs on offer here will tide you over until the delights of the evening.
- Bar: 10:00 - 18:00
- Gourmet corner: 11:00 — 17:00
Palmas Gourmet Corner
Light bites, sandwiches, and everything from tea to your favourite cocktail are served here.
- Bar: 10:00 - 18:00
- Gourmet corner: 11:00 — 17:00
One-of-a-kind smoothies, signature frappés, health drinks and home-baked treats can be found here, as can sport-fuelling beverages filled with vitamins.
Breakfast & Lunch
Sun dresses, elegant sandals, t-shirts and skirts long trousers, formal shorts, polo shirt, sleeved t-shirt, sandals or tennis shoes.
Dresses, skirts, long trousers, full shoes, Capri pants, elegant sandals, collared shirts, casual shoes
Gourmet Inclusive® Features
- Welcome glass of sparkling wine and refreshing towel
- Gourmet meals and speciality bites
- Wireless Internet available
- Alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages from a selection of domestic and international premium brands
- Minibar with beer, water, and soft drinks stocked once a day
- Daily and nightly activity programme with live music and shows
- Bicycles provided for riding around the premises
- Non-motorised water sports: kayak and snorkelling gear
- Scuba clinics in the pool
- Hospitality Desk
- 13 swimming pools, one of which is a natural salt water pool
- 2 hard surface lighted tennis courts (rackets and balls provided free of charge; restrictions apply at night)
- Complementary Shuttle to Cancun and Playa del Carmen (reservation required)
- Personal Concierge Service 08:00 - 17:00
- Fitness centre, sauna and steam Room
- 24 hour room service (restrictions apply on rainy days)
- Taxes and gratuities
- Unlimited free international calls (includes mobile phones and land lines outside of Mexico)
- Scuba diving trips, certificates, rental equipment and deep-sea fishing.
- Gift Shop
- Car rental
- Fax services
- Business centre
- Wave runners and parasailing
- Candlelit dinners 18:00 - 22:00
- International wine selection
- Laundry service
- Money Exchange
- Medical services available 24 hours
- Special wedding, honeymoon and anniversary packages
- Tennis Lessons, Group Clinics, Private Lessons and More
- Optional in-room amenities and packages (online store)
- ATM (USD only)
- Coffee Shop
- High speed WiFi
Make the most of the Mexican-Caribbean with a range of exciting water sports:
- Scuba diving
- Kayak Race
- Kayak Tour
- Kayak Towing
- Water Aerobics
- Water Balloon Fight
- Water Olympics
- Water Polo
There's plenty to do if you'd prefer to stay dry, too:
- Air rifle shooting
- Beach Volleyball
- Bike Tour
- Bocce Game
- Choose a Song
- Cooking Lessons
- Dance on a Towel
- Darts Tournament
- Fitness Centre
- Latin Dance Lessons
- Million Goal
- Mini Boat Race
- Mini Golf
- Name That Tune
- NFL Shots
- Paper Plane Contest
- Ping Pong Pool
- Spanish Lessons
- Steam Baths
- Tennis Lessons
- Tequila Tasting
- Towel Figures
- Yoga Classes
Especially for Families
Azul Beach Resort The Fives has a wide range of facilities that have been carefully designed to cater for families.
This wonderful play space for children aged 4 - 12 features developmental toys and organised activities designed to increase self confidence and social skills, such as patience and sharing. Azulitos offers supervised programmes as well as mommy-and-baby mornings, sing-alongs, story time, daily themed play groups, a spray water playground, kiddie pool, arts and crafts, a doll room, mini-theatre and more. The play space is available 09:00 - 17:00, and 19:30 - 21:30.
My Gym at Azulitos Playhouse offers specially designed facilities designed to channel the youthful energy of your kids into physical and emotional development. Ropes, parallel bars, trampolines, springboards and big floor pads all play a part in the positive reinforcement programmes on offer.
The zen-inspired techniques at the Vassa Spa are mixed with ancient elements, with dry saunas and eucalyptus steam rooms to prepare you for absolute relaxation. Enjoy a massage in your suite or by the beach, or embark on a sensory odyssey with a signature Sky Massage. Choose from a variety of tantalising treatments, some specially designed for the entire family. Conclude your spa day with a session in the full-service beauty salon or whisk round the spa store, where all the must-have beauty products are at your disposal.
Design Your Wedding
Karisma resorts bring together exceptional wedding planning and gorgeous styles, inviting you to build your ideal wedding from the themes and styles of your dreams. Their Memorable Moments Signature Wedding Collection offers you a wealth of irresistible possibilities that ensure that your soul and character will permeate every element of your special day.
An award winning attention to detail sets Karisma resorts apart from the crowd, providing you with a flawless, beautiful, and simply outstanding destination wedding. Everything is yours to decided, with a beautiful collection of styles ranging from elegant and understated to the grandest of the grand, put together to your instructions until your perfect wedding is a reality.
Memorable Moments Signature Wedding Collection
The Memorable Moments Signature Wedding Collection™ by Karisma is influenced by designers but inspired by brides. It's a perfectly crafted recipe of high end inspiration, chic décor, and signature accents. Watch your vision come to life while being treated to unparalleled service and a truly gourmet experience:
Coastal Bliss - A Contemporary Seaside Celebration
The ultimate beach affair perfect for the laid back couple. Escape to paradise and experience the serenity of the sea paired with stylish details. Harness the essence of the coast in a sleek and elegant way with this collection, where the natural beauty of the shore will complement your pledge to love one another.
Sophisticated Soiree - A City Chic Affair
A modern celebration for the fashion forward pair ready to stand out. Enjoy a truly cosmopolitan vibe within a stunning scene, and explore the refined style in every trendy aspect of this luxurious collection. Combine that with beautiful destination wedding details and your event is sure to be unforgettable.
Vintage Elegance - Upscale Whimsy
A whimsical event for the timeless bride and groom who enjoy the finer things in life. Take in the romantic details of this enchanting collection as you experience the classic charm of this captivating setting. Toast your everlasting love surrounded by fanciful features in a storybook scene that you are sure to remember forever.
Colonial Charm - Old World Fiesta
An experience for the classic couple ready to embrace all of the charm of this beautiful destination. Create an event to remember with a touch of local culture infused with chic features, as you are invited to utilise traditional Mexican details complemented by sleek, trendy finishes in this exceptionally desirable collection. With an event like this, you are sure to make romantic memories never to be forgotten.
Majestic Flair - An Impressive Occasion
A true reflection of the adventurous, fun loving bride and groom who crave a grand celebration. Relish the exotic details that are sure to make everyone take notice b discovering the vibrant splendour of this rich collection that will sweep you and your guests off your feet. The beauty of this lush experience will be rivalled only by the glory of your love.
Pure Glamour - Classic Hollywood
An alluring fete for the couple that craves style and romance. Revel in a touch of old Hollywood style glitz in a tropical locale thanks to the lavish details of this lavish collection. This engaging affair full of extravagant details will leave you and your guests breathless. -f
Always and Forever Wedding Package
Alternatively, you can sample the delights of the Karisma Always and Forever wedding package
- Ceremony Décor
- Romantic ceremony location
- Table with white linin
- Special isle runner
- Uncovered white garden chairs
- Sound system with speakers and microphone
- Ceremony Services
- Non-denominational ceremony
- Wedding certificate
- Filing of all documents
- Dinner reservation for the wedding group in an international restaurant
- Personalised menu card
- Signature Services
- Expert Signature Wedding Designer
- Wedding guest concierge
- Personal on site wedding attendant day of the wedding — 3 Hours
- Groom's room with gourmet bites on day of the wedding — 10:00 to 16:00
- Personalised wedding website
- Honeymoon gift registry
Terms and conditions apply. Legal weddings requiring a judge will incur an additional charge. Special aisle runner at El Dorado Spa Resorts and Hotels includes red carpet and at Azul Hotels includes wooden plank. Dinner reservation maximum capacity varies between resorts. -f
Honeymoon & Anniversary Package
This package is complimentary when booking a minimum of 10 nights in a One bedroom Sky Suite.
- Services of a Romance Maître D
- Beachfront sky massage 2 for 1 offer
- Chilled bottle of sparkling wine delivered to room after arrival
- 15% discount on spa services
- Romantically decorated suite with rose petals, aroma therapy and candles during stay
- Fresh tropical floral arrangement in room after arrival
Terms and conditions apply. Complimentary when booking a 10 night stay or longer in qualifying category. Copy of marriage certificate (or wedding invitation with wedding photo) required at check-in. Must travel within 60 days after wedding date for honeymoons & 30 days before and after wedding date for anniversaries. Decorated suite will be provided one night during stay. Package inclusions may vary without previous notice. Fresh tropical floral arrangement not available in Jamaica. Not valid for any reservations traveling with a group or wedding party.
Karisma Resorts offer an eclectic catalogue of distinguished properties in world-class destinations, most notably in the Mexican-Caribbean. Adults-only escapes and family-friendly adventures are both effortlessly handled for your comfort and convenience.