Best Resorts in Maya Riviera & The Yucatan

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    Rosewood Mayakoba
    Playa del Carmen
    5-star HOTEL CLASS
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 5 based on 2040 reviewsTripAdvisor (2040)
    Free Parking
    Free WiFi

    Rosewood Mayakoba fully immerses guests in the Riviera Maya's beauty through its architecture and design. Not only is it flanked by the region's famed crystalline sands and lush jungle, the resort is also constructed from local materials, such as Yucatan limestone and regional wood. Visitors especially praise the private outdoor deck and heated plunge pool attached to each of the property's 129 suites. And the welcome tequila, daily restocked fruit bowl and personal butler services exemplify an above-par level of hospitality. The culinary offerings at Rosewood Mayakoba's three restaurants are another point of praise among recent guests. And, despite their high price tags, visitors say the unique treatments at Sense, A Rosewood Spa are well worth the indulgence. Once you're feeling relaxed, perfect your swing at the adjacent El Camaleon golf course or soak up your surroundings with a kayaking or snorkeling adventure. You'll find this Rosewood outpost just north of downtown Playa del Carmen in the Mayakoba resort complex.

    Playa del Carmen
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 5 based on 2040 reviewsTripAdvisor (2040)
    5.0-star Hotel Class
    Free Parking
    Free WiFi
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    Viceroy Riviera Maya
    Playa del Carmen
    5-star HOTEL CLASS
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 1366 reviewsTripAdvisor (1366)
    Free Parking
    Free WiFi

    Consistently lauded by publications like Travel + Leisure and Condé Nast Traveler, this stylish member of the Viceroy Resorts clan has a long-standing reputation to uphold. And aside from a few complaints about high room rates, Viceroy Riviera Maya also wins the hearts of its guests. Surrounded by white sands and verdant jungle – just north of downtown Playa del Carmen – this intimate resort encompasses 41 villa-style accommodations designed to mirror the Riviera Maya's impressive landscape. Rooms are appointed with private plunge pools and outdoor rain showers and hammocks, plus creature comforts like Bose radios and satellite TVs. Recent guests recommend dining alfresco at Coral Grill & Bar, which pairs seaside scenery with enticing dishes like traditional tortilla soup and homemade paella. But past patrons assure you won't be disappointed with a meal at La Marea Restaurant, which offers a sophisticated setting and flavorful seafood dishes. And though the therapeutic massages and revitalizing body treatments at the Spa at Viceroy Riviera Maya come attached to steep price tags, past guests assure the services are well worth the extra cost.

    Playa del Carmen
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 1366 reviewsTripAdvisor (1366)
    5.0-star Hotel Class
    Free Parking
    Free WiFi
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    NIZUC Resort & Spa
    Cancun
    5-star HOTEL CLASS
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 2911 reviewsTripAdvisor (2911)
    Free Parking
    Free WiFi

    At NIZUC Resort & Spa guests can expect seclusion and luxury on all of this property's 29 acres. Situated on the south end of Cancun's Hotel Zone in Punta Nizuc, this resort offers spectacular views of the Caribbean Sea and prime snorkeling along the Mesoamerican Reef. The 274 villas and suites all feature Nespresso coffee makers, along with minibars and private balconies or terraces with garden or ocean views. Private Pool Villas even feature infinity pools with waterfalls. Sun-seekers can drop the children off at Winik's Kids Club for activities like cooking lessons and ceramic painting before heading to the resort's two private beaches or one of the three infinity pools. The relaxing vibes continue at the NIZUC Spa by ESPA, which offers Mayan-influenced treatments. But what really stands out at NIZUC Resort & Spa is the food. You can choose from six restaurants that serve gourmet cuisine, but if you're looking for a memorable experience, consider reserving a night at the chef's table or arranging a private dinner on the beach. From the delectable cuisine to the private atmosphere, recent visitors couldn't be more complimentary of the hotel, describing the overall experience as simply incredible. If you're a member of the I Prefer rewards program, you can cash in or accrue points for choosing to stay here.

    Cancun
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 2911 reviewsTripAdvisor (2911)
    5.0-star Hotel Class
    Free Parking
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    Banyan Tree Mayakoba
    Playa del Carmen
    5-star HOTEL CLASS
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 5 based on 2610 reviewsTripAdvisor (2610)
    Free Parking
    Free WiFi

    Situated on a secluded perch along Playa del Carmen's northern coast, the Asian-inspired Banyan Tree Mayakoba offers vacationers easy access to the Riviera Maya's maze of mangrove forests, freshwater lagoons and, of course, the second-largest coral reef system in the world. Apart from communing with nature, guests can unwind in their villas, which feature Mayan-inspired decor, floor-to-ceiling windows and private pools and sun decks. If you're not one to stay cooped up, Banyan Tree Mayakoba also features a bevy of on-site facilities, including the Sands beach club, a free-form pool and a spa that pampers with signature treatments like The Rainforest hydrothermal therapy session. The resort's numerous dining facilities also earn praise, but for an unforgettable meal, book a seat aboard the romantic Ixchel dinner boat, which cruises through the scenic Mayakoba lagoon.

    Playa del Carmen
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 5 based on 2610 reviewsTripAdvisor (2610)
    5.0-star Hotel Class
    Free Parking
    Free WiFi
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    Le Blanc Spa Resort
    Cancun
    5-star HOTEL CLASS
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 5 based on 6559 reviewsTripAdvisor (6559)
    Free Breakfast
    Free Parking
    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
    5-star HOTEL CLASS
    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
    5-star HOTEL CLASS
    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
    5-star HOTEL CLASS
    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-star HOTEL CLASS
    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
    5-star HOTEL CLASS
    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
    4.5-star HOTEL CLASS
    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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    Grand Fiesta Americana Coral Beach Cancun
    Cancun
    5-star HOTEL CLASS
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 4873 reviewsTripAdvisor (4873)
    Free Parking
    Free WiFi

    Situated less than 5 miles north of its sister property, Fiesta Americana Condesa Cancun, this resort boasts all of the alluring amenities of its southern sibling with an extra touch of luxury. It may look like an older property from the outside, but each of this resort's 602 suites offers expansive views overlooking the Caribbean Sea, as well as terraces and private sitting areas. The relaxing atmosphere extends into the 40,000-square-foot Gem Spa, where you can enjoy a hydrotherapy treatment or a soak in the Sensations Pool. If it's sunshine you seek, head to the resort's lagoon-inspired pool or its palapa-studded beach, which hugs Caribbean waters and offers vistas of Isla Mujeras. Even dining at Grand Fiesta Americana Coral Beach Cancun is an elegant affair; guests are consistently wowed by the French-Mediterranean cuisine served at Le Basilic, as well as the hand-rolled cigars and Mexican fare found at La Joya (along with the resort's four other restaurants and bars). Kids can also join in the fun with supervised activities at the Coral KidZ Club. What's more, because of the hotel's Preferred ties, it allows members of the I Prefer program to earn or redeem points for stays here.

    Cancun
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 4873 reviewsTripAdvisor (4873)
    5.0-star Hotel Class
    Free Parking
    Free WiFi
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    Hilton Playa del Carmen
    Playa del Carmen
    4.5-star HOTEL CLASS
    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
    4.5-star HOTEL CLASS
    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
    4.5-star HOTEL CLASS
    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
    5-star HOTEL CLASS
    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
    5-star HOTEL CLASS
    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
    5-star HOTEL CLASS
    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
    5-star HOTEL CLASS
    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
    5-star HOTEL CLASS
    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
    4-star HOTEL CLASS
    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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    Andaz Mayakoba Resort Riviera Maya
    Playa del Carmen
    4.5-star HOTEL CLASS
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 895 reviewsTripAdvisor (895)
    Free WiFi

    The Andaz Mayakoba Resort Riviera Maya, which sits 6 miles northeast of Playa del Carmen, Mexico, appeals to travelers who are looking for a luxury resort that still retains some of the Riviera Maya's unique culture. Guests at this beachfront property praise the excellent food and friendly staff, as well as the clean and well-appointed rooms. Inspired by the surrounding environment, each space features a beige and white color palette and amenities like complimentary Wi-Fi access, a stocked minibar and a flat-panel TV. To avoid wearing your feet out while walking between your room and Andaz Mayakoba's facilities, travelers suggest taking advantage of the resort's free bikes and golf cart shuttles. Visitors also recommend exploring this Hyatt outpost's nature trails, which weave through and around the property's gardens, mangroves and lagoon. Other available amenities include an 18-hole golf course, a kids club, two pools, a spa and the Curator Program (or Mexico-inspired activities like cave excursions and guacamole-making classes). What's more, the resort offers four restaurants that serve Mexican and Latin American dishes, and World of Hyatt members can earn or redeem points during their stays.

    Playa del Carmen
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 895 reviewsTripAdvisor (895)
    4.5-star Hotel Class
    Free WiFi
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    Generations Riviera Maya
    Playa del Carmen
    4.5-star HOTEL CLASS
    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
    4.5-star HOTEL CLASS
    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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    Royalton Riviera Cancun Resort & Spa
    Puerto Morelos
    4.5-star HOTEL CLASS
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 11969 reviewsTripAdvisor (11969)
    Free WiFi

    Located about 20 miles south of Cancun, in Benito Juárez, Mexico, the Royalton Riviera Cancun Resort & Spa has something to offer every type of traveler. While families will enjoy the on-site splash park and supervised kids and teens clubs, couples will appreciate the butler service provided to Diamond Club guests. Plus, with the resort's All-In Luxury guarantee, all guests at the all-inclusive resort can expect perks like unlimited reservations and free dining and drinks.  Visitors also enjoy access to complimentary non-motorized water sports, resort-wide Wi-Fi access, an on-site fitness center, four pools and a beach. Sports fans will also be pleased to learn that the property promises to broadcast all major international sporting events. The resort also offers a wide range of dining options, with 11 restaurants and 12 bars for travelers to choose from. Recent guests raved about the all-suite accommodations which feature minibars, flat-screen TVs, coffee makers, rainfall showers and balconies or terraces. Those staying in Diamond Club-level suites receive extra perks like access to a private pool and beach area and exclusive restaurants. While guests say they found the rooms to be stylish and comfortable, many cited the stellar customer service as the main reason for a return visit. 

    Puerto Morelos
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 11969 reviewsTripAdvisor (11969)
    4.5-star Hotel Class
    Free WiFi

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