Playa Del Carmen

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Playa Del Carmen Luggage Storage Guide 2020

Are you wondering, "Where can I store my luggage in Playa Del Carmen?" Perhaps you just arrived in Playa Del Carmen and need a place to store your bags before you check into your hotel or AirBnB -- or maybe you just checked out and don't want to drag your bags around with you for the rest of the day.

Don't worry, there are plenty of options for luggage storage in Playa Del Carmen!

Luggage storage nearby most Playa Del Carmen hotspots

Bounce is one of the largest luggage storage networks in Playa Del Carmen and the world.

Featured in The Boston Globe, Techcrunch and Forbes, Bounce is present in more than 100 cities. We partner with local hotels and shops to open up space for you to drop off your bags in essentially any major neighborhood.

Our team vets each location and provides all the security measures including insurance, security seals, and well-trained staff.

Bounce is the #1-rated bag storage network with thousands of 5-star reviews. Many of our shops are open for luggage storage 24/7 but this varies by location… we strategically open new spots so you can find the closest location to temporarily store your bags. Our prices in Playa Del Carmen start at just $5.90/day.

Book through our website or mobile app (required) so that we can cover you with insurance, space availability, and our 24/7 customer support. We love to travel as much as you so we make it as easy as possible! There are no size limits for suitcases or backpacks stored with Bounce. For less than a cup of coffee per bag, you can enjoy your entire day without dragging your bags with you!

Why is Bounce the best luggage storage provider in Playa Del Carmen?

Various locations throughout Playa Del Carmen

$5,000 Bounce Guarantee on each booking to protect your belongings

Vetted store locations to ensure trust and safety

2 minute booking process online or via mobile app, then just walk in and check your bags in

Thousands of 5 star reviews, hundreds of thousands of bags stored



How do I store luggage in Playa Del Carmen with Bounce?

You can store your luggage very quickly and easily. Simply select a location here. Find the shop that meets your preferences in terms of location & hours. Once you’ve chosen a location, you can book in under 2 minutes. We’ll ask for payment details upfront, but you can cancel your reservation if you end up not needing it.

Space does fill up so booking before you go there is required, but you can show up right away. With your booking confirmation in hand, we’ll give you the exact details and directions to the shop. Once there, all you have to do is show your booking confirmation and we’ll tag and check in your bags.

You’re now free to enjoy Playa Del Carmen without your things!

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More about Playa Del Carmen

Store Your Luggage Around Playa del Carmen With Bounce

Officially, records show that Playa del Carmen was established in 1937. However, people have lived in the area long before the 18th century rolled in. One of the first groups of people to inhabit the area were the Mayans; many years ago, the Mayans lived in a city called Xaman-Ha - the “Waters of the North.” Xaman-Ha remained a key Mayan religious center and trading post until the 1500s, when Spanish Colonists first set foot in the area. The Spaniards brought disease, death, and Catholicism with them. Before long, Xaman-Ha was no more. In its place stood Playa del Carmen, a city that became a Mexican territory in the early 1900s. 

These days, Playa del Carmen is a city that embraces its Mexican, Mayan, and Spanish ancestry. People are encouraged to visit carefully curated Mayan Ruins, eat authentic Mexican cuisine, and learn the various languages and dialects spoken in the area. Visitors are also encouraged to enjoy Playa del Carmen’s beautiful beaches and breezy weather. After all, Playa del Carmen means “Carmen Beach” in English.

Luggage Storage in Playa del Carmen

On an average day, Playa del Carmen isn’t a very populated city. As of 2010, about 149,923 people live in the city as full-time residents. The city is large enough to easily accommodate that population size. However, things get interesting during tourist season; about 1.1 million tourists visit Playa del Carmen each year. 98 percent (or 1.08 million) of Playa del Carmen’s tourists come from other countries. All of this is to say that luggage storage options may be limited in the city. Bounce, however, is always available; we’re a luggage service that operates 7 days a week in popular tourist hubs and beyond. To learn more about our services, download the Bounce app.

Playa del Carmen City Guide

Top Things to Do

1.1 million tourists certainly make for a big crowd. However, it’s easy to see why so many guests visit Playa del Carmen each year. From torturing Mayan ruins to sunbathing at beaches, there are plenty of things to do here. First-time visitors are encouraged to find a tour guide; it’ll be much easier to navigate Playa del Carmen and see all that there is to see with someone who knows the city well. Guests are also encouraged to attend the Riviera Maya Jazz Festival if they’re visiting during November. If not, don’t worry – plenty of festivals take place in Playa del Carmen all throughout the year.

Museums

Sandy beaches and tropical weather are some of the first things that stand out about Playa del Carmen. The city is so beautiful, one might not expect to find ancient Mayan ruins nearby. However, that’s exactly what guests will discover if they’re so inclined. Guests can sign up for tours of Mayan ruins and visit Playa del Carmen’s museums to learn about the city’s fascinating history.

  • 3D Museum of Wonders: See optical illusions galore at the 3D Museum of Wonders. Local residents and tourists all love posing for pictures at one of the museum’s many exhibits. Kurt Wenner is the artist who created most of the pieces on display.

  • Museo Frida Kahlo: Frida Kahlo was born in the village of Coyoacán on July 6, 1907. Ms. Kahlo is famous for her numerous self-portraits and folk-inspired art. Many of her works are carefully displayed at the Museo Frida Kahlo. Guests should use Bounce before visiting this tribute to Ms. Kahlo.

  • Playacar Mayan Ruinas: Visiting the Playacar Ruins (“Ruinas” in Spanish) is like traveling back in time; guests will come face to face with ancient structures that are centuries old. Anyone who visits will effectively get a glimpse of how the Mayans lived so long ago.

Shopping

Playa del Carmen’s shopping scene is a shopaholic's dream come true. Shopping centers like the Paseo del Carmen Shopping Mall have a wide selection of stores. Smaller shopping centers like Centro Maya are the best places to pick up souvenirs and produce. There are also plenty of street vendors who sell unique, hand-crafted items.

  • Calle Corazon: Calle Corazon, or “Heart Street” in English, is a popular indoor and outdoor shopping complex. Most people visit Calle Corazon to buy designer clothes and jewelry. However, Calle Corazon also has a great food court and a very relaxing atmosphere. 

  • Paseo del Carmen Shopping Mall: By far, Paseo del Carmen is the largest open-air shopping mall in the city. Guests will get a great workout from exploring this massive mall. Guests will also find a Bounce luggage storage station nearby.

  • Public Market: Charming, vibrant, and compact best describe Playa del Carmen’s Public Market. The Market is one of the best places to buy fresh produce in the city. It’s also one of the best places to pick up a hand-crafted souvenir.

Dining

If the success of restaurant chains like Chipotle, El Torito, and Rubio’s is anything to go by, Mexican cuisine is already popular on a large scale. As great as those restaurants are, there’s a big difference between them and authentic Mexican restaurants. Fortunately, Playa del Carmen is located near several well-reviewed establishments.

  • El Fogón: Since 1999, El Fogón has delighted guests with delectable traditional dishes. These days, El Fogón is a staple of Playa del Carmen; this taqueria is famous for its mouthwatering tacos, specifically its tacos al pastor dish. Use Bounce before visiting El Fogón, as this taqueria is always packed.

  • El Nativo: El Nativo is famous for its delicious breakfast dishes and creamy milkshakes. Frequent patrons will agree that El Nativo’s chilaquiles dish is a must-have. El Nativo is located just at the end of Constituyentes Avenue. It’s very close to Playa del Carmen Beach, as well as one of Bounce’s luggage storage stations.

  • Oh Lala!: Oh Lala! is the perfect restaurant to wine and dine at. This restaurant’s romantic atmosphere, combined with its sensational international dishes, will provide an experience unlike any other. Oh Lala! is also located near the end of Constituyentes Avenue. Diners are encouraged to visit this restaurant at night for an especially enchanting experience.

Frequently asked questions

  • How much does luggage storage cost in Playa Del Carmen?

    The price for luggage storage in Playa Del Carmen is just $5.90/bag for the entire day.

  • Is it safe to store your bags in Playa Del Carmen?

    Yes. Every bag is tagged with a security seal and comes with the $5,000 Bounce Guarantee. Every location is required to uphold tight security precautions. You may be asked to show ID and you will be required to use a credit card to book through Bounce in advance. With hundreds of thousands of bags stored, you can count on Bounce to handle your baggage in Playa Del Carmen.

  • Are there storage lockers in Playa Del Carmen?

    Yes. There are storage lockers and many other luggage drop off points in Playa Del Carmen. Bounce has multiple locations throughout Playa Del Carmen where you can conveniently store your luggage with full security and the $5,000 Bounce Gurantee.

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