Playa de Carmen has become famous for its immaculate beaches, coral reefs and water sports. A short trip further up the coast finds glamorous and upmarket Fifth Avenue area that features clubs, boutiques, bars and restaurants. There are many all-inclusive hotels in the Playa Del Carmen area and as such it has become a massively popular holiday destination for many.
Whilst many hotels in the region feature excellent standards of safety and hygiene, there is an unfortunate few that are not adequately maintained and have therefore been the subject of holiday sickness claims.
Amongst the sicknesses reported in the Playa Del Carmen region are forms of food poisoning including Salmonella, Campylobacter and E. coli, all caused by coming into contact with infected food and water. Cases of Cryptosporidium have also been reported. This sickness can be contracted by coming into contact with pool water that can sometimes contain traces of infected faecal matter.
Whilst staying in Playa Del Carmen it is important to follow these guidelines to reduce the risk of food poisoning and other holiday sicknesses:
In the event that you do get ill Holiday Sickness Claims advise that you seek medical attention whilst on holiday as this will greatly increase your chances of making an eligible claim upon your return.
It is your tour operators’ responsibility to make sure you are provided with a safe, clean and hygienic hotel.
If you have fallen ill whilst on an all-inclusive packaged holiday get in touch with a member of our team. Holiday Sickness Claims will be happy to help you through the process of securing a No Win No Fee solicitor to represent your claim for Holiday Sickness and get the compensation you deserve.
Give us a call on 0800-8-654321 to see if you fit our panel solicitors criteria. It is a simple process and we will let you know if you are eligible, we don’t want to waste your time or ours.
If you can locate your booking confirmation and ATOL certificate that your
travel agent or tour operator provided when you booked your holiday, this will speed up the process. Usually sent to your email or if you booked in a store would usually be provided in paper format. If you cannot locate a copy we can help.
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