Cancun is famous for its all-inclusive perks, with lots of resorts to choose from for enjoying a little tropical fun in the sun. If you don’t want to settle for something mediocre, but is worth the cost, look no further than this list. These resorts offer the best of the best when it comes to an all-inclusive experience, including outstanding dining, beautiful swimming pools and all sorts of desirable amenities.
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Secrets Maroma Beach Riviera Cancun (Prices & Photos)
This AAA Five Diamond Resort for adults only sits on a secluded white sandy beach and offers luxurious suites, each with a private balcony or terrace. Swim-up suites are available on the first floor. In addition to the buffet, a wide variety of dining options are available, including French fare, Japanese teppanyaki, French cuisine, and, for an extra charge, romantic dinners for two on the beach. Unlimited top-shelf liquor is served in six bars and lounges, and there are 13 swimming pools, a large fitness center and a decadent spa with beachfront treatment options.
Excellence Riviera Cancun (Prices & Photos)
This adults-only resort sits on powder sugar-like sands and offers the famous standard amenities Excellence is known for, like a fantastic spa with treatment huts at beachside as well as six beautiful free-form swimming pools. Rooms feature high-end amenities, including whirlpool tubs and private patios or balconies along with ornate Italianate furnishings. While you’ll probably want to spend lots of time in the pool or sipping margaritas under a beach-side palapa, there are many ways to get active too, including kayaking, volleyball, tennis, archery and even dancing lessons. All of this, and you’ll find 11 bars and nine restaurants serving Italian, Asian, Indian, French, Mexican and more.
Excellence Playa Mujeres (Prices & Photos)
The adults-only paradise known as Excellence Playa Mujeres sits on a two-mile stretch of white sands near all the nightlife Cancun is famous for. It also offers its own nightly shows and an incredible rooftop terrace. The five-star suites have more than 800 square feet of space and include outdoor access as well as private Jacuzzis – some provide swim-up access or private plunge pools. A few of the all-inclusive perks include seven swimming pools, 10 gourmet restaurants, 11 premium stocked bars, and the use of snorkeling gear, sea kayaks, paddleboards and windsurfing boards.
Hyatt Zilara Cancun (Prices & Photos)
This adults-only hotel is the perfect choice for those who are looking for a more tranquil, relaxing stay. It’s not all about partying, although the all-inclusive package does include unlimited beverages, including alcoholic drinks. It’s more about enjoying the good life, complete with 24-hour in-suite dining, daily and nightly activities, live music and other entertainment, a beautiful swimming pool with relaxing cabanas at beachside, a spa with ocean views, a wellness center and more. The quality of the cuisine is exceptional and diverse, featuring authentic local dishes and international delights, available at gourmet buffets served at six chef-inspired eateries and gourmet buffets. Suites feature large balconies, some that are even swim-out, and bathrooms boast Jacuzzi tubs with more stunning views.
Moon Palace Cancun (Prices & Photos)
Moon Palace Cancun is a massive luxury resort along the Mayan Riviera. Hundreds of rooms are spread throughout three different resort sections, each of which has their own unique amenities and appeal, including a Jack Nicklaus Signature golf course. There is a spa that offers a relaxing hydrotherapy experience as well as a variety of treatments and multiple pools, including one with a swim-up bar, water slides and a Flowrider machine. Look forward to dining at the more than 20 restaurants and bars, catching a show at the amphitheater or enjoying the swanky NOIR Nightclub.
Secrets, The Vine (Prices & Photos)
Secrets The Vine is a AAA Four Diamond adults-only resort located in Cancun’s Hotel Zone overlooking the Caribbean, offering the fabulous all-inclusive amenities the other Secrets brand resort does. The difference is that the suites and guestrooms here come with teak wood furnishings and Italian porcelain floors. There are six a la carte restaurants along with a cafe and buffet-style eatery, four outdoor swimming pools and a full-service spa with a hot tub, sauna and steam room. A wide range of activities can be enjoyed too, from cooking lessons, aerobics and yoga to deep sea fishing. You ‘ll get complimentary green fees at the Playa Mujeres Golf Club nearby and can also look forward to live entertainment.
Temptation Resort and Spa (Prices & Photos)
Temptations is one of the classier, party-oriented resorts, although just like it sounds, it’s targeted to single adults who are looking to let loose and get wild, perhaps taking part in activities that their parents or children shouldn’t and probably wouldn’t want to see. There are strict rules to keep things from getting too out of control in public areas, however. The property includes five dining options and five bars, a full-service spa and salon, and three outdoor pools, each with a different theme: relaxation, sports and sensual entertainment – all are topless-friendly. Just some of the entertainment you can expect includes provocative games and contests, a pajama and lingerie casino, risque live shows and all-night clubs. Also included in the all-inclusive package are non-motorized water sports like windsurfing, kayaking, paddle boarding and hobie cats, with free classes to learn how.
Le Blanc Spa Resort (Prices & Photos)
The swankiest adult-only all-inclusive in town, Le Blanc Spa Resort features a pristine white sand beach and is located in the heart of the Hotel Zone. It’s renowned for its exceptional service, which includes butlers who will even unpack your clothes for you. Guests also enjoy an indulgent spa with free access to the hydrotherapy area, three free-form pools, two with swim-up bars, and lots of upscale extras like in-room aromatherapy, special bath preparations and a pillow menu. Rooms include two-person whirlpool tubs and most offer either a lagoon or ocean view.