Packing tips

What do you recommend to pack?

It depends on the season in which you visit us, but in general we recommend you to bring beachwear and accessories such as:

  • Water shoes
  • Trekking shoes
  • A light cap or hat
  • Sunglasses
  • Snorkel mask
  • Biodegradable sunscreen
  • Biodegradable mosquito repellent
  • Power adapter (220 to 110 volts)
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    Plus, we recommend you pack smart casual clothes for à la carte restaurants and a light jacket. See some packing tips here.

    Can I pack something extra to help local comunities?

    Yes! Thanks to the Pack for a purpose program together with the Sandos Foundation, our guests are able to bring with them some needed items which will be donated to local kids and their families to help them improve their life conditions. You can learn more on the Pack for a Purpose program as well as find a list of the most needed items here

    What should I expect on my visit to Sandos Playacar

    It is really important to mention that Sandos Playacar is a large property with guestrooms, restaurants and activity areas distributed throughout the hotel. Golf carts are available for transportation around the resort, and you will find stop rides in different spots of the hotel to pick you up and take you to common areas. In spite of this, we recommend you to be ready for long walks if you do not want to wait for the golf carts.

    How is the weather at Sandos Playacar?

    We remind you that we are located in the Caribbean, so we have a tropical climate; that is, we typically have sun almost all day and if it rains, the rainfall is usually short and light. Due to this, the area humidity level is high.