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    Le Blanc Spa Resort
    Cancun
    #1 in Best All-Inclusive Resorts in Maya Riviera & The Yucatan
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 5 based on 6559 reviewsTripAdvisor (6559)
    Free Breakfast
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    Free WiFi

    An adults-only, all-inclusive resort in the northern part of Cancun's Hotel Zone, Le Blanc Spa Resort exudes a modern feel with its sleek architecture and neutral-toned color palette. Each of Le Blanc's suites features a Keurig coffee maker, a two-person whirlpool tub, an LED TV, BVLGARI toiletries and butler service. When booking your room, be sure to request a higher floor and an ocean-facing suite – according to recent visitors, the splurge affords spectacular views and extra quiet that are well worth the nightly rate. If you can tear yourself away from your digs, check out the links on the nearby Moon Palace Cancun's Jack Nicklaus Signature course. Or perhaps you're better suited to a day at BlancSpa, where you can indulge in a massage or hydrotherapy session. You can also catch some rays along the pool or claim a spot on the beach. When hunger sets in, take your pick of Le Blanc's four restaurants or relax in your accommodations and order room service (available 24 hours).

    Cancun
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 5 based on 6559 reviewsTripAdvisor (6559)
    5.0-star Hotel Class
    Free Breakfast
    Free Parking
    Free WiFi
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    Fairmont Mayakoba, Riviera Maya
    Playa del Carmen, MX
    #2 in Best All-Inclusive Resorts in Maya Riviera & The Yucatan
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 5247 reviewsTripAdvisor (5247)

    Sandwiched between the Asian-influenced Banyan Tree Mayakoba and the sensual Rosewood Mayakoba, this member of the AccorHotels family upholds its brand's standards along this luxurious stretch of sand just north of Playa del Carmen. The property houses 401 guest rooms and suites, all of which come outfitted in tropical-inspired decor, spacious soaking tubs, LCD televisions and Le Labo toiletries. The resort, which is nestled within 240 acres of tropical forest, also sits next to the PGA Championship El Camaleón golf course. Additionally, the property features the 37,000-square-foot Willow Stream Spa and three on-site restaurants (not including the two grab-and-go cafes, the two pool bars and the lobby lounge). And if you're traveling with children, take them to the Kids Club (for ages 4 to 12), where they can spend their days making piñatas or origami souvenirs. To make the most of your stay at the Fairmont Mayakoba, Riviera Maya, consider booking one of the resort's promotional packages. But be careful: Some guests warn that the property's high food and drink prices can quickly raise your final bill.

    Playa del Carmen, MX
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 5247 reviewsTripAdvisor (5247)
    5.0-star Hotel Class
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    Excellence Playa Mujeres
    Playa Mujeres
    #3 in Best All-Inclusive Resorts in Maya Riviera & The Yucatan
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 5 based on 14454 reviewsTripAdvisor (14454)
    Free WiFi

    Perched on 2 miles of chalky white sand along the Playa Mujeres peninsula, this all-inclusive Excellence outpost offers guests gorgeous surroundings. Suites are appointed with Jacuzzi tubs, satellite TVs, pillow menus, stocked minibars and private balconies or patios. But you shouldn't stay cooped up indoors. Outside, the seven swimming pools, 11 bars and long stretches of sand offer ample opportunities for relaxation. As for dining, you'll have 10 venues to choose from, though past visitors suggest dining at Chez Isabelle, citing its tasty French plates, attentive service and romantic atmosphere as particularly memorable. And for an extra dose of R&R, sign up for a replenishing treatment at the Miilé Spa (not covered by the all-inclusive package). If you're craving some more activity, dance lessons, cooking classes and an introductory scuba lesson are all covered in your nightly rate. (Plus, Cancun is roughly 8 miles south.) Just keep in mind this Playa Mujeres retreat is adults-only, so if you're traveling with children, you'll want to book elsewhere.

    Playa Mujeres
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 5 based on 14454 reviewsTripAdvisor (14454)
    5.0-star Hotel Class
    Free WiFi
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    Grand Velas Riviera Maya
    Playa del Carmen
    #4 in Best All-Inclusive Resorts in Maya Riviera & The Yucatan
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 3911 reviewsTripAdvisor (3911)
    Free Breakfast
    Free Parking
    Free WiFi

    This 85-acre all-inclusive property approximately 6 miles northeast of central Playa del Carmen garners rave reviews from its guests. The accommodations impress with whirlpool tubs, 42-inch plasma-screen TVs and more than 1,100 square feet of space. Meanwhile, guests consistently praise the resort's excellent customer service, its gourmet cuisine, and its revitalizing spa services. During your stay, you can sign up for invigorating treatments like the Mayan Jade Facial or the Coffee & Cocoa Experience. For extra pampering, consider splurging for the Riviera Maya Spa Package, which includes spa credits and ecotours, among other perks. If you're more interested in hitting the links or a scuba expedition, consider one of the resorts other popular packages, all of which include meals at the property's eight restaurants and other privileges, such as 24-hour concierge services, snokeling tours and even mixology classes. And if you're traveling with kids in tow, send them over to the Grand Velas Kids' or Teens' Club – they'll have plenty of opportunities to meet new friends while you're catching up on some R&R. Plus, since the hotel is under the Preferred umbrella, members of the I Prefer program can earn or redeem points here.

    Playa del Carmen
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 3911 reviewsTripAdvisor (3911)
    5.0-star Hotel Class
    Free Breakfast
    Free Parking
    Free WiFi
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    The Beloved Hotel Playa Mujeres, Mexico
    Playa Mujeres
    #5 in Best All-Inclusive Resorts in Maya Riviera & The Yucatan
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 5 based on 4722 reviewsTripAdvisor (4722)
    Free WiFi

    Situated about 8 miles north of Cancun along the pearly white sands of Playa Mujeres, The Beloved Hotel provides travelers with a relaxing Mayan Rivera retreat. Upon arrival, guests are greeted with a refreshing cocktail, a cool towel and the keys to their stylish accommodations, which are outfitted with private terraces, Jacuzzis, complimentary wireless Internet, 42-inch flat-screen TVs and Nespresso machines. Luxury-seekers will want to book an appointment at the 35,000-square-foot The Beloved Spa while golfers take a swing on the neighboring Greg Norman-designed fairways at the Playa Mujeres Golf Club. While spa treatments and tee times are not covered in the all-inclusive nightly rate, meals and libations at the four restaurants, four bars and lounge area, along with access to the three swimming pools. Active travelers can also take advantage of water sports equipment rentals and classes at the on-site fitness center. But even more than the ample facilities, previous visitors are consistently wowed by the hotel staff's friendly demeanor.

    Playa Mujeres
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 5 based on 4722 reviewsTripAdvisor (4722)
    5.0-star Hotel Class
    Free WiFi
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    Secrets Maroma Beach Riviera Cancun
    Playa del Carmen
    #6 in Best All-Inclusive Resorts in Maya Riviera & The Yucatan
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 14321 reviewsTripAdvisor (14321)

    At this adults-only AMResorts outpost (about 12 miles north of Playa del Carmen), guests can enjoy Secrets' Unlimited-Luxury benefits, which include free Wi-Fi, limitless meals at the resort's nine eateries, 24-hour concierge service and complimentary greens fees at the Grand Coral Golf Course, not to mention access to nonmotorized watersports. Meanwhile, each of this Secrets resort's 412 suites comes outfitted with a four-poster bed, Jacuzzi, satellite TV, Nespresso coffee machine and a furnished terrace or balcony. When you're not unwinding in your digs, head to the beach. Travelers say the sand is always clean, beach chairs abound, and the staff could not have been more attentive to guests. Plus, the resort offers complimentary access to sailing, windsurfing and snorkeling gear. If you're not in the mood for soaking up the sand and surf, you'll still find plenty of places to unwind around the resort's two massive pools. For an extra dose of pampering, book an appointment at the 13,000-square-foot Secrets Spa by Pevonia. Though spa services aren't included in the Unlimited-Luxury package, past visitors say the massages and body treatments, which include everything from Swedish massages to seaweed wraps, are well worth the price.

    Playa del Carmen
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 14321 reviewsTripAdvisor (14321)
    5.0-star Hotel Class
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    Live Aqua Beach Resort Cancún
    Cancun
    #7 in Best All-Inclusive Resorts in Maya Riviera & The Yucatan
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 10567 reviewsTripAdvisor (10567)
    Free Breakfast
    Free Parking
    Free WiFi

    Live Aqua Beach Resort Cancún invites you to "Be Yourself" at its adults-only resort situated in the middle of Cancun's Hotel Zone. And it certainly does not lack personalized touches. For sensitive swimmers, Live Aqua's seven pools, including infinity and lap pools, come in varying temperatures, so one of them is sure to be just right. You'll also have access to the beach, where you can post up in a private cabana. And as far as dining goes, you'll have your pick of 12 restaurants and bars, which serve everything from Mediterranean fare to traditional Mexican cuisine. When you're ready to turn in for the evening, you'll find an aromatherapy kit, along with a flat-screen TV and a spacious bathtub and shower in your room or suite. Another bonus: Previous guests said the vistas overlooking the Caribbean Sea from the ocean-facing rooms are impressive. Past visitors also praised the gracious resort staff, who they said went above and beyond to cater to guests' needs.

    Cancun
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 10567 reviewsTripAdvisor (10567)
    4.5-star Hotel Class
    Free Breakfast
    Free Parking
    Free WiFi
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    Hilton Playa del Carmen
    Playa del Carmen
    #8 in Best All-Inclusive Resorts in Maya Riviera & The Yucatan
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 18785 reviewsTripAdvisor (18785)
    Free Breakfast
    Free Parking
    Free WiFi

    Thanks to its downtown Playa del Carmen location, this hotel grants guests easy access to both the beach and area bars. Travelers can walk to the Riviera Maya's soft sands for some sun and then stroll over to Playa del Carmen's Fifth Avenue, home to the city's most-loved shops, restaurants and nightlife venues. But that's not the only reason why travelers rave about this adults-only resort: Past guests compliment the hospitable staff, the quality of the food served at the resort's seven restaurants and the variety of amenities available in property's all-inclusive room rates. When nighttime rolls around, you'll bed down in spacious accommodations outfitted with two-person Jacuzzis, LCD satellite TVs, Wi-Fi access and private terraces, balconies or patios. Some suites also boast direct beach or swim-up pool access. To save some coin, members of the Hilton Honors rewards program can cash in points here.

    Playa del Carmen
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 18785 reviewsTripAdvisor (18785)
    4.5-star Hotel Class
    Free Breakfast
    Free Parking
    Free WiFi
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    Moon Palace Golf & Spa Resort
    Cancun
    #9 in Best All-Inclusive Resorts in Maya Riviera & The Yucatan
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 30304 reviewsTripAdvisor (30304)
    Free Breakfast
    Free Parking
    Free WiFi

    Golfers rejoice: the all-inclusive Moon Palace Golf & Spa Resort boasts one of Cancun's two Jack Nicklaus Signature golf courses, so you can traverse all 27 holes during your stay. But that's not to say that Moon Palace's only asset is its links. Its 39-room spa beckons to weary travelers, offering deep tissue massages and therapeutic body scrubs. At night, head down to NOIR nightclub, dine at one of 15 restaurants or catch a show in the Amphitheatre. Young visitors can join in on the fun with the dolphin swim program, the game-filled Wired teen lounge or the supervised Playroom, which offers multiple themed rooms and playgrounds for kids of all interests to enjoy. When the day is over, hunker down in a guest room or suite appointed with a double whirlpool tub, Wi-Fi access, 24-hour room service and an LCD satellite TV. Past guests advise booking a room closer to the lobby on the second or third floor for the best ocean views.

    Cancun
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 30304 reviewsTripAdvisor (30304)
    4.5-star Hotel Class
    Free Breakfast
    Free Parking
    Free WiFi
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    Hyatt Zilara Cancun
    Cancun
    #10 in Best All-Inclusive Resorts in Maya Riviera & The Yucatan
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 7228 reviewsTripAdvisor (7228)
    Free Breakfast
    Free Parking
    Free WiFi

    If you've come to Cancun to party, then you'll probably want to find another property. Hyatt Zilara Cancun is all about relaxation and tranquility, which can make this adults-only resort a little too quiet for some travelers. But if quiet is what you're looking for, then book one of the Hyatt's premium suites, which feature ocean views (even in the bathrooms), spacious two-person in-suite whirlpool tubs and handcrafted wood furnishings. Included in the price of your room is access to two pools, including an Olympic-size pool, the hydrotherapy circuit at the spa, the resort's bicycle center and daily and nightly entertainment. The all-inclusive package also covers meals at six eateries and unlimited alcoholic and nonalcoholic beverages at the property's five bars. You'll also enjoy room service delivery into your room's "Magic Box" – a compartment that goes from your room to the hallway, allowing resort employees to deliver room service 24 hours without disturbing you. If you're a World of Hyatt member, you can earn or redeem points here for stay perks.

    Cancun
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 7228 reviewsTripAdvisor (7228)
    4.5-star Hotel Class
    Free Breakfast
    Free Parking
    Free WiFi
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    Grand Residences Riviera Cancun
    Puerto Morelos
    #11 in Best All-Inclusive Resorts in Maya Riviera & The Yucatan
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 5 based on 1210 reviewsTripAdvisor (1210)
    Free Parking
    Free WiFi

    Ideal for families, this resort in the Riviera Maya earns kudos for its spacious suites, caring staff and multiple pools. You'll have your pick of one- to four-bedroom suites, each equipped with either a kitchenette or full kitchen, a terrace, a flat-screen TV and free Wi-Fi access. In addition to the accommodations, the resort's roster of activities and facilities also impressed guests. When you're not soaking up the sun at the pool or the beach, indulge in a treatment at the spa, get a workout in at the 24-hour gym or make use of the resort's nonmotorized water sports equipment, tennis courts and bicycles. Aside from the ample amenities, the kids club also impressed lodgers with its variety of supervised activities, including sand art, face painting and air hockey. What's more, children 12 and younger stay for free. Where the resort fell short, according to reviewers, was in its restaurant offerings. Though the property offers two restaurants and an on-site beach bar and grill, the menu options can get repetitive if you're on the all-inclusive meal plan, recent guests noted. The hotel also offers a lobby cafe and bar and a pool bar, plus a small grocery store. Keep in mind, Leaders Club members can earn or redeem perks here. You'll find the Grand Residences Riviera Cancun about 2 miles south of Puerto Morelos, and about halfway between Cancun and Playa del Carmen.

    Puerto Morelos
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 5 based on 1210 reviewsTripAdvisor (1210)
    5.0-star Hotel Class
    Free Parking
    Free WiFi
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    Secrets The Vine Cancun
    Cancun
    #12 in Best All-Inclusive Resorts in Maya Riviera & The Yucatan
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 10780 reviewsTripAdvisor (10780)
    Free Breakfast
    Free Parking
    Free WiFi

    Secrets The Vine Cancun, an adults-only property, entices visitors with its impeccable grounds and stylish decor. Each of its 497 guest rooms and suites feature 42-inch satellite TVs, teak-furnished balconies and minibars. And when you're ready to step outside your digs, you can grab a bite at one of the seven gourmet eateries (or the 24-hour coffee shop), all of which are covered by the brand's Unlimited-Luxury all-inclusive room packages. Travelers especially praise the resort's versatile culinary offerings and entertainment options, which include everything from yoga and dance lessons to mixology classes. Plus, Unlimited-Luxury also grants guests access to top-shelf liquor (served chairside on the beach or at the pool if you wish), as well as other amenities like free wireless internet access and complimentary green fees at the nearby Playa Mujeres Golf Club and El Tinto Golf Course. Secrets The Vine Cancun is located in the mid-section of Cancun's Hotel Zone, about an 11-mile drive northeast of Cancun International Airport.

    Cancun
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 10780 reviewsTripAdvisor (10780)
    5.0-star Hotel Class
    Free Breakfast
    Free Parking
    Free WiFi
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    Excellence Riviera Cancun
    Puerto Morelos
    #13 in Best All-Inclusive Resorts in Maya Riviera & The Yucatan
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 15466 reviewsTripAdvisor (15466)
    Free WiFi

    Sandwiched between the Dreams Riviera Cancun Resort & Spa and the Now Sapphire Riviera Cancun, this Excellence resort faces steep competition. But recent visitors say the adults-only resort rises to the challenge, providing superior customer service and a variety of premium amenities. What's more, you can take advantage of the Excellence Riviera Cancun's offerings without paying more than your nightly room rate. Recent visitors praise the resort's suites, which come appointed with extras like whirlpool bathtubs, flat-screen TVs, free wireless Internet and private balconies or patios. But you likely won't be spending much time indoors: The Excellence Riviera Cancun invites you to take advantage of its six pools and powdery sands. The resort also features tennis, basketball and volleyball courts, and for those in need of a little extra R&R, the Miilé Spa provides a variety of soothing treatments (at an extra cost). You can also enjoy meals at nine restaurants and drinks at 10 bars and lounges. You'll find this resort in Puerto Morelos, about 23 miles south of Cancun.

    Puerto Morelos
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 15466 reviewsTripAdvisor (15466)
    5.0-star Hotel Class
    Free WiFi
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    Zoëtry Paraiso de la Bonita Riviera Maya
    Puerto Morelos
    #14 in Best All-Inclusive Resorts in Maya Riviera & The Yucatan
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 2634 reviewsTripAdvisor (2634)
    Free WiFi

    What sets Zoëtry Paraiso de la Bonita Riviera Maya apart from the other AMResorts hotels in the area (including Now Jade, Now Sapphire and Secrets Silversands) is its boutique feel. And travelers say that the intimate ambiance of this resort allows Zoëtry Paraiso's staff members to cater to all guests. Another bonus: this resort offers travelers a hassle-free, all-inclusive experience through its Endless Privileges program. The rate covers your stay in one of the resort's oceanfront suites, which are all outfitted with private terraces, aromatherapy pillows and BVLGARI bath products. You'll also receive a complimentary bottle of sparkling wine and a fruit basket every day of your stay, as well as unlimited meals and drinks at Zoëtry Paraiso's four dining spots, including La Canoa Restaurant, a AAA Four Diamond Award-winning restaurant that dishes up zesty bites, such as octopus carpaccio and lobster ravioli. Complimentary greens fees at the Grand Coral Riviera Maya golf course and access to the Thalasso Center & Spa – with a complimentary treatment – are just some of the exclusive Endless Privileges you'll have on the grounds. Zoëtry Paraiso also boasts freshwater and saltwater swimming pools and opportunities to kayak, windsurf and bike. For a truly lavish stay, book a suite at the exclusive Impression Club at Zoëtry Paraiso de la Bonita Riviera Maya, where you'll find even more privacy, a private beach and luxe amenities. The resort sits along Puerto Morelos' coast, just 21 miles south of CancunAnd as a member of the Leading Hotels of the World, this property participates in the Leaders Club rewards program.

    Puerto Morelos
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 2634 reviewsTripAdvisor (2634)
    5.0-star Hotel Class
    Free WiFi
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    IBEROSTAR Grand Hotel Paraíso
    Riviera Maya
    #15 in Best All-Inclusive Resorts in Maya Riviera & The Yucatan
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 5 based on 6846 reviewsTripAdvisor (6846)
    Free WiFi

    Sharing real estate with its sister resorts, the IBEROSTAR Paraíso Lindo and the IBEROSTAR Paraíso Maya, the IBEROSTAR Grand Hotel Paraíso earns rave reviews from guests for its expansive stretch of sand, its gracious hospitality and its ample amenities. While staying at this all-inclusive hotel along the Riviera Maya coast (about 13 miles northeast of Playa del Carmen), you'll have access to three pools and an on-site P.B. Dye-designed golf course. You can indulge in a treatment at the 9,843-square-foot Paradise Beach Resort Spa or partake in a bevy of activities (including tennis, snorkeling and kayaking). In terms of lodging, IBEROSTAR Grand Hotel Paraíso houses 310 suites that are adorned in bright orange hues and equipped with Jacuzzis, minibars, cable TVs and private balconies. What's more, the resort's nightly room rates cover breakfast, lunch, dinner and drinks at its four a la carte restaurants, two buffets, snack joint and seven on-site bars (plus 24-hour room service). But for many guests, the best part about this IBEROSTAR's all-inclusive package is the complimentary butler service.

    Riviera Maya
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 5 based on 6846 reviewsTripAdvisor (6846)
    5.0-star Hotel Class
    Free WiFi
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    Playacar Palace
    Playa del Carmen
    #16 in Best All-Inclusive Resorts in Maya Riviera & The Yucatan
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 5 based on 908 reviewsTripAdvisor (908)
    Free Breakfast
    Free Parking
    Free WiFi

    Located in the upscale Playacar neighborhood of southern Playa del Carmen, Playacar Palace earns rave reviews from past guests for its quality customer service. Many travelers credit the resort's friendly employees with making Playacar Palace feel truly palatial. The 201 guest rooms and suites feature smart TVs, complimentary Wi-Fi, liquor dispensers, and, in some cases, personal Jacuzzi tubs and private balconies. But travelers don't need to spend much time in their rooms: Playacar Palace cozies up to an expansive stretch of Riviera Maya shoreline, tempting guests out of their abode with a large pool, three restaurants and soothing spa treatments at the Awe Spa. Playacar Palace guests can also take advantage of the nearby Hard Rock Golf Club Riviera Maya. 

    Playa del Carmen
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 5 based on 908 reviewsTripAdvisor (908)
    4.0-star Hotel Class
    Free Breakfast
    Free Parking
    Free WiFi
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    Generations Riviera Maya
    Playa del Carmen
    #17 in Best All-Inclusive Resorts in Maya Riviera & The Yucatan
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 3035 reviewsTripAdvisor (3035)
    Free Breakfast
    Free Parking
    Free WiFi

    Generations Riviera Maya by Karisma is an all-suite, all-inclusive resort that sits about halfway between Playa del Carmen and Cancun on the eastern coast of Mexico's Yucatan Peninsula. The beachfront resort offers 162 suites, all with large balconies or terraces. Some larger suites are equipped with swim-up balconies that connect to the infinity pool. Guests are complimentary of the spacious accommodations and also praise the customer service and variety of food found at the restaurants. Generations Riviera Maya boasts five dining spots that serve Mexican, Mediterranean and Asian cuisine, as well as several bars – one of which is a swim-up bar. The resort welcomes children, and the hotel's Eko Kids Club offers supervised games and enrichment activities for guests ages 4 to 12. Both kids and adults will enjoy the hotel's infinity pool that stretches along the length of the resort, as well as the Jacuzzis available in every suite. Although guests were overwhelmingly positive of the resort's pools and restaurants, some were critical of the property's small, rocky beach. Next to the resort are two of Karisma's other Riviera Maya properties, El Dorado Casitas Royale and El Dorado Royale, and guests ages 18 and older can use the facilities at both of these locations.

    Playa del Carmen
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 3035 reviewsTripAdvisor (3035)
    4.5-star Hotel Class
    Free Breakfast
    Free Parking
    Free WiFi
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    Dreams Riviera Cancun Resort & Spa
    Puerto Morelos
    #18 in Best All-Inclusive Resorts in Maya Riviera & The Yucatan
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 7671 reviewsTripAdvisor (7671)
    Free WiFi

    Like its fellow AMResorts hotel group members, Dreams Riviera Cancun Resort & Spa allows guests to map out the majority of their vacation as soon as they book. This Dreams property's Unlimited-Luxury plan not only covers your stay in one of the property's rooms — which are outfitted with private balconies or terraces, complimentary Wi-Fi, minibars and satellite TVs — but also all meals at eight restaurants (plus a cafe) and a wide selection of activities. During the day, you can snorkel along the off-shore coral reef, test the waves on a kayak, stretch during a yoga session or attend a Spanish lesson. And when nighttime rolls around, you can enjoy a movie screening beneath a beach blanket. Dreams Riviera Cancun also boasts numerous pools and the full-service Dreams Spa by Pevonia. Although spa treatments aren't covered by the all-inclusive package, recent guests say that they're well worth the extra indulgence. However, some visitors note that the customer service here isn't always up to snuff. You'll find Dreams Riviera Cancun sitting 23 miles south of rowdy Cancun in the more peaceful Puerto Morelos area.

    Puerto Morelos
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 7671 reviewsTripAdvisor (7671)
    4.5-star Hotel Class
    Free WiFi
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    Hard Rock Hotel Cancun
    Cancun
    #19 in Best All-Inclusive Resorts in Maya Riviera & The Yucatan
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 12472 reviewsTripAdvisor (12472)
    Free Breakfast
    Free Parking
    Free WiFi

    The Hard Rock Cancun is the place to stay if you're looking to live it up like a rock star in the middle of Cancun's Hotel Zone. With seven bars and a nightclub on the property, you certainly won't find yourself lacking for entertainment. The rocker attitude continues into this Hard Rock's six restaurants, most of which do not require reservations or a suit jacket, for that matter. Even the rooms seem like they're straight out of "MTV Cribs," with each containing an in-room hydro spa tub, satellite LCD TV, balcony and Hard Rock liquor dispenser. But just because your bedroom can double as a bar doesn't mean that the Hard Rock isn't kid-friendly: Guests enjoy the ability to drop the youngsters off at the Kids before getting pampered with a deep-tissue massage at Rock Spa. You can always hit the lagoon-style pool or beach together later. And if you came to Cancun to take advantage of its flowing fairways, you'll be happy to know that the hotel staff can arrange tee times and lessons at the nearby 18-hole Jack Nicklaus Signature Design course at the Riviera Cancun Golf Club.

    Cancun
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 12472 reviewsTripAdvisor (12472)
    4.5-star Hotel Class
    Free Breakfast
    Free Parking
    Free WiFi
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    Secrets Silversands Riviera Cancun
    Puerto Morelos
    #20 in Best All-Inclusive Resorts in Maya Riviera & The Yucatan
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 12641 reviewsTripAdvisor (12641)
    Free WiFi

    Previous visitors of Secrets Silversands Riviera Cancun give this Secrets outpost rave reviews: They describe the staff as gracious, the beds as cozy and the Unlimited-Luxury all-inclusive plan as a great value. While staying at this adults-only AMResorts retreat, located about 20 miles south of Cancun, you'll be housed in one of 441 spacious suites appointed with furnished balconies or terraces, double Jacuzzi tubs, 32-inch flat-screen TVs and free Wi-Fi. And the nightly room rate includes much more than the comfortable accommodations: Secrets Silversands' prices also cover all meals at nine on-site eateries, premium beverages at eight bars and lounges and complimentary greens fees at the Grand Coral Golf Course. While it may be tempting to hole up in your room, you'll want to take advantage of the resort's private stretch of sand, lounge by the eight sprawling pools or join a yoga or cooking class. And though you'll have to pay a little extra coin, past guests highly recommend indulging in a treatment at the 12,000-square-foot Secrets Spa by Pevonia.

    Puerto Morelos
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    4.5-star Hotel Class
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    Finest Playa Mujeres by Excellence Group
    Playa Mujeres
    #21 in Best All-Inclusive Resorts in Maya Riviera & The Yucatan
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 5031 reviewsTripAdvisor (5031)

    Finest Playa Mujeres Resort offers stylish digs and enough activities and amenities to keep the young and old entertained. The resort is typically described by travelers as quiet and relaxing, and is a hit with couples and families in particular thanks to the property's all-suite accommodations. Suites are outfitted with Jacuzzis fit for two, stocked minibars, flat-screen TVs and bathrooms with rainfall showerheads. Some guests recommend booking the unique swim-up suite that leads into the resort's main pool, unless privacy is of any concern. One thing's for sure: the resort's entertainment shouldn't be taken for granted. Not only is there live music (a guest favorite), but visitors can also engage in various water sports activities, including paddleboarding, windsurfing, kayaking, snorkeling and scuba diving. On land, there are dance classes, yoga, tennis, basketball, bikes and even archery. For the younger ones, the resort offers everything from kids clubs for different age groups to kid-friendly spa treatments. Guests say dining won't disappoint either, with quality food consistent in each one of the 12 on-site restaurants.

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    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 5031 reviewsTripAdvisor (5031)
    5.0-star Hotel Class
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    El Dorado Royale, a Spa Resort
    Playa del Carmen
    #22 in Best All-Inclusive Resorts in Maya Riviera & The Yucatan
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 12414 reviewsTripAdvisor (12414)

    Sharing space with the El Dorado Casitas Royale and the El Dorado Maroma, this adults-only, all-inclusive retreat stands as the largest of Karisma's Riviera Maya properties. Siutated near Punta Brava Beach, El Dorado Royale features 478 suites. Accommodations are appointed with indoor Jacuzzis, cable TVs, stocked minibars and furnished terraces with hammocks (upon request). When you're not lounging in your comfy digs, past guests recommend soaking up the rays at the resort's five swimming pools, including one saltwater pool. Visitors say the pools are well-maintained and offer enough lounge chairs and towels for every guest — meaning you won't have to wake up early to claim a spot. If you're feeling a little restless, take advantage of the on-site activities, like kayaking, snorkeling, biking and tennis — access to all of the sports gear is included in the rate. Once you've worked up an appetite, fuel up at the resort's 11 restaurants and enjoy unlimited meals and drinks, or head to one of the resort's three swim-up bars. While El Dorado Royale offers a wide variety of cuisine, La Isla and Rincón Mexicano win particular favor from guests for their delicious Mediterranean and Mexican menus and attentive service. Travelers also note you'll find a warm, friendly staff at the Náay Spa — located at the center of the El Dorado property — where you can enjoy rejuvenating massages and facials.

    Playa del Carmen
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 12414 reviewsTripAdvisor (12414)
    5.0-star Hotel Class
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    Hotel Riu Palace Mexico
    Playa del Carmen
    #23 in Best All-Inclusive Resorts in Maya Riviera & The Yucatan
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 6258 reviewsTripAdvisor (6258)
    Free Breakfast
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    Nestled in the upscale Playacar area just south of downtown Playa del Carmen, the all-inclusive Hotel Riu Palace Mexico boasts all of the key ingredients for a relaxing Mexican escape. The expansive, palm-lined property  which also encompasses the Hotel Riu Palace Mexico's sister property, the Hotel Riu Palace Riviera Maya  features a variety of amenities, including four pools, six a la carte dining options (plus buffet-style eateries), the Renova Spa and the RiuLand kid's program. Plus the Hotel Riu Palace Mexico complex sits just steps from 18 holes of golf and soft sands that lead to the Caribbean Sea. What's more, this RIU property's guest rooms earn high marks from recent visitors. All 434 rooms come equipped with satellite TVs, minibars, complimentary Wi-Fi, private balconies or terraces, and bathtubs.

    Playa del Carmen
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 6258 reviewsTripAdvisor (6258)
    4.0-star Hotel Class
    Free Breakfast
    Free Parking
    Free WiFi
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    Beach Palace
    Cancun
    #24 in Best All-Inclusive Resorts in Maya Riviera & The Yucatan
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 7150 reviewsTripAdvisor (7150)
    Free Breakfast
    Free Parking
    Free WiFi

    Beach Palace, located close to Cancun's Hotel Zone, bills itself as a family vacation destination. That means you probably won't find spring breakers filling up the hotel's pools, swim-up bars or whirlpools. Rather, you'll find contemporary, sleek architecture overlooking the calm waters and golden sands of Nichupte Lagoon – plus plenty of all-inclusive amenities to keep both the little ones entertained and parents relaxed. Drop the youngsters off at the supervised Play Room for a day of face painting and Spanish lessons while you indulge in a Sacred Hot Stone Massage from the Awe Spa. Traveling without kids? You're only 2 miles south of Coco Bongo and Cancun's other legendary nightlife spots. Should you wish to stay on the property grounds, you'll find four bars and four dining establishments on the property, though recent guests had mixed impressions of the cuisine and waitstaff. At the end of the day, retreat to your comfortable accommodations; each guest room and suite comes appointed with a satellite TV, double Jacuzzi, wireless internet access and a minibar fully stocked with beer and juice – all included in the cost of your stay.

    Cancun
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 7150 reviewsTripAdvisor (7150)
    4.0-star Hotel Class
    Free Breakfast
    Free Parking
    Free WiFi
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    Now Sapphire Riviera Cancun
    Puerto Morelos
    #25 in Best All-Inclusive Resorts in Maya Riviera & The Yucatan
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 9125 reviewsTripAdvisor (9125)
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    Like its fellow AMResorts group member, Now Jade, Now Sapphire Riviera Cancun makes a great Riviera Maya home base for all-inclusive lovers. The resort's Unlimited-Luxury plan covers the nightly room rate and meals and drinks at a grill, buffet, cafe and five a la carte restaurants, as well as access to numerous on-site activities, like kayaking, sailing, windsurfing and yoga. Now Sapphire also boasts four large pools and easy access to Riviera Maya's coveted sands. Guests enjoyed the look of Now Sapphire's suites, which feature marble floors, Gilchrist & Soames bath amenities and private balconies or terraces, not to mention cable TVs. However, some guests bemoan the differentiation between everyday guests and members of the resort's Preferred Club program, citing off-limit areas (such as certain pools and bars) as a nuisance. Should you seek additional pampering during your stay, splurge on a treatment at the full-service Now Spa by Pevonia. You'll find Now Sapphire in the Puerto Morelos area, 23 miles south of Cancun.

    Puerto Morelos
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 9125 reviewsTripAdvisor (9125)
    4.0-star Hotel Class
    Free WiFi

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