Luxury Hotels in the Riviera Maya

In the Riviera Maya, stay in some of our favourite beachfront boltholes, surrounded by lush green jungles and beautiful nature reserves.

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Dreams Natura Resort & Spa

Location: Riviera Maya | Mexico

Dreams Natura Resort & Spa benefits from a paradisiacal beachfront location, surrounded by the lush Mayan jungle and the Caribbean Sea. Guests can expect nothing less than luxurious accommodation options, upscale eateries, family-friendly facilities and exceptional hospitality during their stay.

Best for: Wildlife & Nature, Water activities, Service & Hospitality, Family-friendly

Dreams Playa Mujeres Golf Resort & Spa

Location: Riviera Maya | Mexico

Dreams Playa Mujeres Golf Resort & Spa Resort is a family-friendly, beach-front sanctuary tucked away in the exclusive Playa Mujeres gated community overlooking the vividly azure waters of the Caribbean Sea.

Best for: Multi-activity, Family-friendly, Luxury Hotel, Service & Hospitality

Impression Isla Mujeres By Secrets

Location: Riviera Maya | Mexico

Experience a luxurious island sanctuary with a stay at Impression Isla Mujeres by Secrets. Known for its superb facilities, attentive service and stunning location, this charming retreat is a boutique haven in the heart of tropical paradise.

Best for: Honeymoon, Couples, Beach, Peace & Quiet

Impression Moxché by Secrets

Location: Riviera Maya | Mexico

The adults-only Impression Moxché by Secrets welcomes you to an elevated, all-inclusive escape along the breathtaking Playa del Carmen on Mexico's Caribbean Coast. Complete with lavish accommodation, a luxe rooftop pool with sky-high ocean views, and even bespoke butler service, this resort promises to exceed all expectations. 

Best for: Multi-activity, Luxury Hotel, Service & Hospitality, Setting & Views

Secrets Akumal Riviera Maya

Location: Riviera Maya | Mexico

Sip on a cocktail by palm-thatched cabana bars, dip your toes in the turquoise-blue pools as you gaze out across the azure Caribbean Sea and indulge your senses in the barefoot, beachfront paradise that is Secrets Akumal Riviera Maya. This adults-only resort offers you an idyllic place to reconnect, and provides excellent dining venues and lavish accommodation across 434 rooms.

Best for: Multi-activity, Spa & Wellness, Food & Wine, Honeymoon

Secrets Playa Mujeres Golf & Spa Resort

Location: Riviera Maya | Mexico

Located in the exclusive Playa Mujeres community surrounded by gorgeous beaches and the stunningly clear Caribbean Sea, you’ll find Secrets Playa Mujeres Golf & Spa Resort, a luxurious adults-only, all-inclusive resort which offers an exquisite collection of suites, gourmet dining venues, and inviting pools - the perfect beach-side escape.

Best for: Setting & Views, Luxury Hotel, Food & Wine, Spa & Wellness

Zoetry Paraiso de la Bonita

Location: Riviera Maya | Mexico

Tucked into a protected private bay and surrounded by mangroves is the Zoetry Paraiso de la Bonita, an intimate all-inclusive resort which effortlessly combines the elegance of traditional Mexican architecture with Mayan culture to create a luxurious retreat on Mexico’s sun-drenched, Caribbean coast.

Best for: Hideaway, Snorkelling & Diving, Romantic, Service & Hospitality

Chable Maroma

Location: Riviera Maya | Mexico

Tropical beach life doesn’t get much better than what awaits you at Chablé Maroma. The warm waters of the Caribbean Coast lap white-sand beaches, and the cultural and natural wonders of the Yucatan Peninsula wait to be explored nearby. The luxurious suites and villas immerse you in the thick, lush jungle, while fresh bounty from the ocean is on offer at the fantastic restaurants.

Best for: Setting & Views, Spa & Wellness, Beach, Water activities

Hotel Esencia

Location: Riviera Maya | Mexico

On those icing-sugar sand beaches of Mexico’s Riviera Maya, tucked far, far away from Cancun’s crowds, is Hotel Esencia, the epitome of the boutique hideaway. Chic and stylish yet understated, Hotel Esencia combines Mexican charm and hospitality with impeccable service and laid-back luxury to create one of our favourite hotels.

Best for: Honeymoon, Family-friendly, Boutique Hotel, Beach

Grand Velas Riviera Maya

Location: Riviera Maya | Mexico

The Grand Velas Riviera Maya is a luxurious all-inclusive resort on the Caribbean Coast of the Yucatan Peninsula. Inland lies dense jungle, while some of the most famous Mayan ruins are within easy reach. Back at the resort, there are several restaurants offering gourmet cuisine from across the globe, a beautiful beach, and one of the world’s finest spas.

Best for: Luxury Hotel, Beach, Spa & Wellness, Setting & Views

Viceroy Riviera Maya

Location: Riviera Maya | Mexico

Viceroy Riviera Maya, with its luxurious private villas nestled in lush jungle and miles of white-sand beach, is the ultimate eco-conscious hideaway, and radiates peace and tranquillity along Mexico’s Caribbean coastline.

Best for: Honeymoon, Boutique Hotel, Beach, Hideaway

Belmond Maroma Resort and Spa

Location: Riviera Maya | Mexico

One of the first luxury boutique hotels in the area, Belmond Maroma Resort & Spa is the granddaddy of Mayan Riviera hideaways and enjoys arguably the best beach on the whole stretch of coastline. Belmond gets it just right as usual - this resort has luxurious, stylish accommodation, plenty of local character, friendly, attentive service and effortless elegance.

Best for: Honeymoon, Luxury Hotel, Beach, Snorkelling & Diving


Location: Riviera Maya | Mexico

Jashita is a heavenly hideaway in Soliman Bay, one of the most spectacular parts of the Riviera Maya. With its own white sandy beach, and surrounded by the pristine wilderness of the Sian Ka’n Reserve, this is a beautiful place to spot wildlife and connect with nature. Enjoy panoramic views from your luxury suite, feast on fresh seafood, indulge in the treetop spa, which overlooks a private lagoon, and swim, snorkel and dive in the bay, which is protected by a reef teeming with tropical fish.

Best for: Boutique Hotel, Beach, Setting & Views, Snorkelling & Diving

Be Tulum

Location: Riviera Maya | Mexico

Be Tulum is a funky boutique hotel designed to blend in with the stunning natural surroundings: sublime white sands and turquoise waters out front with lush jungle as a backdrop. Tulum is for those seeking an unspoilt barefoot beach experience and Be Tulum is our pick for the ultimate stylish retreat.

Best for: Honeymoon, Chic Design, Boutique Hotel, Beach

La Zebra

Location: Riviera Maya | Mexico

La Zebra is a member of the prestigious Small Luxury Hotels of the World and is one of our favourite places to stay on the Riviera Maya. Combining luxury and style with an attractive laidback beach vibe, with beautiful suites lining a pristine white sand beach and a renowned restaurant serving up delicious Mexican cuisine, you’ll never want to leave… but La Zebra is also perfectly placed for exploring, and it’s well worth making the effort to check out the nearby ruins of Tulum, Coba and Chichen Itza.

Best for: Boutique Hotel, Beach, Setting & Views, Food & Wine

Mi Amor

Location: Riviera Maya | Mexico

Mi Amor is a stylish boutique hotel on Mexico’s Caribbean coast, near the ancient ruins of Tulum. Inspired by the films of Mauricio Garces and the ‘Golden Age of Mexican Cinema’, the hotel has a feel of vintage glamour designed to evoke 1950s Acapulco. With the jungle on one side, and the Caribbean Sea on the other, this hotel feels in its own world but is well-placed for exploring famous attractions such as the ruins of Tulum, which lie nearby.

Best for: Romantic, Snorkelling & Diving, Water activities, Honeymoon

Banyan Tree Mayakoba

Location: Riviera Maya | Mexico

The luxurious Banyan Tree Mayakoba is perfectly situated along the white sandy beaches of the Riviera Maya. This stylish hotel has been inspired by both Asian and Mexican design to create a beautiful and contemporary beachfront escape. With a selection of sleek rooms, gourmet dining, a diverse range of activities and a soothing spa, there is something for everyone here.

Best for: Chic Design, Luxury Hotel, Beach, Setting & Views

Nizuc Resort & Spa

Location: Riviera Maya | Mexico

Nizuc Resort & Spa is stylish luxury resort on the Riviera Maya, surrounded by beach, jungle and mangroves yet just a stone's throw from Cancun. The resort, consistently rated as one of Mexico's finest, feels like its own corner of the Earth, tucked away on the southern tip of the peaceful Nizuc Peninsula.

Best for: Family-friendly, Luxury Hotel, Food & Wine, Spa & Wellness

Casa Ikal

Location: Riviera Maya | Mexico

Get in touch with nature without sacrificing your creature comforts at Casa Ikal, a contemporary Caribbean villa in the heart of one of Mexico’s most pristine nature reserves.

Best for: Family-friendly, Luxury Hotel, Private Villa, Beach

Casa Nalum

Location: Riviera Maya | Mexico

In the heart of the pristine Sian Ka’an nature reserve sits Casa Nalum, a rustic, thatched roofed villa hidden with a 2 ½ acre estate, with 300 feet of Caribbean seafront on its doorstep.

Best for: Family-friendly, Luxury Hotel, Private Villa, Beach

Secrets Moxche Playa Del Carmen

Location: Riviera Maya | Mexico

Nestled among lush palms on a pristine, white-sandy beach along Mexico's Caribbean Coast is the luxurious Secrets Moxché Playa Del Carmen - an all-inclusive, adults-only resort which exudes an elevated boho-chic charm with a lavish feel. Offering a selection of bespoke suites, gourmet restaurant and several glistening pools, this resort is perfect for a romantic getaway in paradise.

Best for: Luxury Hotel, Beach, Couples, Water activities

Secrets Maroma Beach

Location: Riviera Maya | Mexico

Looking for a romantic beachside getaway? Then look no further than the luxurious Secrets Maroma Resort, an adults-only retreat idyllically situated on the unspoilt sandy shores of the Riviera Maya. Here guests can experience luxury like never before, from the exclusive range of suites, gourmet dining options, and an abundance of facilities and activities to keep you busy during your stay in paradise.

Best for: Luxury Hotel, Setting & Views, Beach, Service & Hospitality

Rosewood Mayakoba

Location: Riviera Maya | Mexico

Rosewood Mayakoba is a luxury beach resort that’s won international accolades for its amazing service and style – with a setting to match!

Best for: Luxury Hotel, Setting & Views, Beach, Family-friendly


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