Hotel Lunata is a boutique hotel on Quinta Avenida in the heart of Playa del Carmen. The hotel's architecture is hacienda-style with a large central courtyard and the decor features handcrafted furnishings, local crafts, hand painted talavera tiles, and hardwood beams. Each of the hotel's ten rooms is unique, but they all have air conditioning, flat screen TV, Wi-Fi and a private balcony with a view of the ocean, garden or 5th Avenue. Great for people who want to experience Playa del Carmen's humming social scene.
Maroma Resort and Spa is located on the gorgeous Maroma beach. Lush tropical gardens surround the buildings, and guests are treated to seamless service and the resort's world-class spa. Guest rooms are decorated with traditional textiles, hand painted tiles and mahogany furniture. The decor is a blend of traditional five-star luxury and quirky, rustic touches like Mexican paintings and kaftans that double as robes and beach cover-ups. Honeymooners and other couples seeking an exclusive, romantic retreat will enjoy Maroma Resort & Spa.
An eco-resort in Tulum, Nueva Vida de Ramiro has a beautiful beach area, and charming bungalows on stilts with thatched roofs. Guest rooms vary in size and amenities; they are simply furnished, with tile floors and ceiling fans. The hotel is powered by solar panels and wind generators, so you won't find electrical outlets in the rooms, and there's no air-conditioning. Nueva Vida de Ramiro offers an unpretentious, relaxed vacation experience.
This 128-suite resort is made up of stand-alone villas with all the creature comforts. Rooms have contemporary furnishings and sliding-glass doors. Guests can relax on their large private terrace, or enjoy outdoor garden showers and heated plunge pools. There is 24-hour butler and room service. The unique spa design centers around a natural cenote. Rosewood Mayakoba is a good choice for couples and families seeking a luxurious getaway with all the trimmings.
An all-inclusive resort in Playacar, Royal Hideaway offers guests a private and intimate stay in two or three storey villas decorated in Mexican colonial style. Beautifully maintained gardens and tranquil waterways run throughout the property which also boats an oversized cascading infinity pool and multiple relaxation pools.
Secrets Maroma Beach is an adult-only all-inclusive on Maroma Beach offering accommodation in large and comfortable suites, most with ocean views, located in white stucco villa blocks. With a huge infinity pool serving as the hub of the resort, there are also shady lawn areas where guests can relax on day beds. Weekly rock and roll parties on the beach and other fun activities make this a great choice for couples looking for a fun getaway at an upscale all-inclusive.
An intimate adults-only resort with thirty spacious air-conditioned villas each equipped with a private plunge pool and an outdoor terrace with a hammock and chaise lounge for two, Tides Riviera Maya is set in a lush tropical jungle setting, yet only steps away from a 7-mile stretch of lovely, white sand beach. Guests are pampered at the full service luxury spa where they can experience a temazcal as well as a full range of spa treatments. This hotel is perfect for couples who want a luxurious, secluded vacation.
A family-friendly eco-resort in Tulum, Zahra has 22 rooms and cabanas situated between two private beaches. Rooms range from basic palapa-style huts to larger, family-style suites close to the beach. Electric lighting and ceiling fans function from sunrise to 11 pm. Zahra provides a less rustic experience than sister resorts Azulik and Cabanas Copal, while still enjoying tropical setting and white sandy beaches. Zahra offers a social and family-friendly atmosphere.