Going to the Movies is cheap in Playa del Carmen!!

For all of you who love going to the movies and come to Playa del Carmen on Vacation or decide to make the permanent move! We have some information you may not know…

It only costs $3.50 USD and if it’s on Wednesday it’s half price $1.70 USD!

Here are some of the prices you pay when you go to the Movie theaters in other countries:

USA: Tickets:$15.58 USD in NYC

Canada: Tickets: $12.99 CAD Toronto

UK : Tickets: 10.99 GBP London

Another cool fact is that the movies are in English! and have Spanish subtitles, which means you can enjoy the latest films and learn Spanish at the same time!

Since Playa del Carmen is not a huge city, there are only two movie theaters in town and depending on where you are located, you can go to the closest one to you!

Cinemex Centro Maya


Here is a map to the one near Centro Maya! If you are in the center of Playa, Playacar Phase 1 or Playacar Phase 2, El Tigrillo, or Ejido, this movie theater is the one closest to you!


You can visit their website and see which movies are playing! 


Here is some info about the Cinemex!


Cinemex, the sixth chain of the world’s largest theaters, has brought the magic of cinema to millions of people around Mexico since its founding in August 1995, the date on which it opened to the public in Cinemex Altavista complex.

The concept of Cinemex came to revolutionize the film industry in our country to install multiplex stadium-style rooms and to meet the unique needs of the market.


Cinemex has the follwong: Cinemex 3D experience X4D, art house and alternative content, this being an area where guests can enjoy NFL games, UEFA Champions League seasons Opera, Bolshoi Ballet, among others. Additional offer cinema functions, where guests may be accompanied by their babies to a room fitted especially for them.

Last year they were recognized as the “International Exhibitor of the Year” at the annual convention of ShowEast 2013, an award that recognizes our leadership,

Cinepolis Plaza las Americas


This movie theater is located in the north of Playa, so if you are in Playa Magna, Selvamar, Mayacoba, Caribbean Living, Coco Beach, Santa Fe or El Cielo, this location is more convenient for you!


You can visit their website and see which movies are playing! 



Here is some info about Cinepolis!

Cinepolis is a Mexican company dedicated to the exhibition of films. It is owned by Ramirez Organization; based in Morelia, Michoacan. It is the largest chain of cinemas in Mexico. It is the largest chain in Latin America and the fourth worldwide, with 334 theaters in 97 cities, in January 3187 screens and a workforce of over 27177 employees through Mexico, Brazil, Chile, Guatemala, El Salvador, Costa Rica , Panama, Colombia, Peru, United States, Spain and India. It offers six types of film and two service models, with a loyalty card system and Internet movie rentals!

So now you know what to do on a rainy day!

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