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What travelers to Riviera Maya are saying

I absolutely love the Riviera Maya! It's my favorite place to travel to. Love it's beaches, it's history, and the friendliness of the people. I travel there at least once a year!
Runner girl May 2, 2015
Beach was not nice at all. Pictures showed beautiful turquoise water and in reality lots of seaweed and brown water
April Nov 23, 2015
We Really Enjoyed All The Natural Trees And animals. The waterfalls were beautiful as well as the animals.
Alberto R. Oct 30, 2015

Hotels in Riviera Maya

The 80-mile stretch of Yucat√°n peninsula coastline, which meanders through Tulum and to the Punta Allen peninsula, is known as the Riviera Maya. The ancient ruins of Mayan civilizations and the biosphere reserve of Sian Ka'an are the main attractions in the region. Scuba divers will find abundant sites to explore, including the cavern Cenote Dos Ojo, Mesoamerican reefs, and the Puerto Morelos reef. The coral aquarium, deer refuge and a jaguar exhibit at Xcaret Eco-archeological Park are the major family attractions here.

You'll also want to see the nature park of Xplor featuring caverns, grottos and limestone caves. If nature tours fancy you, then a zip-line eco-tour in the LabnaHa Eco Park or Xplor Nature Park is highly recommended.

Key Facts

A number of all-inclusive resorts are found in Playa del Carmen and Cancun, along the Rivera Maya. Most of the five-star resorts offer private beach admission and quick access to the La Quinta Avenida, a lively shopping and dining hub in this region. The nearest airport to Rivera Maya is the Cancun Airport (CUN), which receives flights from major cities around the world. Renting a car is the easiest way to explore, but collective vans and luxury buses, are other modes of transportation in this region.

Hints and Tips

The driest season in Riviera Maya is from March through May, but more comfortable temperatures are enjoyed in the fall and winter.

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Cheap Riviera Maya Hotels

From $474

1 Iberostar Grand Paraiso Adults Only All Inclusive

5 stars
5.0 / 5 6 reviews

Riviera Maya, Mexico

$50 Credit at Matis & Hacienda Jalisco Tour

With its magnificent suites and exclusive spas, the Iberostar Grand Paraiso Adults Only All Inclusive in Riviera Maya has won numerous awards for its quality services and cozy atmosphere, including...

Amazing romantic getaway!
The staff were incredibly attentive, the room was beautiful with hammocks on our balcony that overlooked the ocean. I will be returning for sure!
Aug 26, 2015
Great getaway
Had an excellent time, very nice rooms and amenities and friendly staff
May 10, 2015
From $212

2 Blue Bay Grand Esmeralda - All Inclusive

4 stars
4.1 / 5 57 reviews

Riviera Maya, Mexico

A luxury all-inclusive property located on 180-acres of beachfront overlooking the clear, azure waters of Mexico's beautiful Mayan Riviera, BlueBay Grand Esmeralda combines elegant Mayan details...

AWESOME TRIP
We truly loved our stay, will be coming back to blue bay. Very modern hotel, great staff, food,amazing pool
Jun 12, 2015
Good trip
The place was fun an relaxing but the wireless internet was very week
May 6, 2015
From $644

3 Desire Resort & Spa- All Inclusive Adults Only

4 stars
4.2 / 5 9 reviews

Riviera Maya, Mexico

$50 Credit at Lapis Jewelry & 1 Mayan Pendant FREE

****Couples Only - Clothing Optional Beach Resort, Near Cancun**** An exciting deliciously erotic Lifestyles adventure is now ready and waiting especially for you at the exclusive all-inclusive...

Exceeded expectations
Service is top notch. More going on than pearl and a more sexy elegant experience than temptation which is more spring break for adults. A good mix of 'fun' and relaxation.
Dec 12, 2015
Fantastic romantic trip
This was our first experience at the Desire Resort and we can not say enough about the resort. We had such an amazing time. The staff, food, entertainment could not have been any better. First time...
Nov 5, 2015
From $203

4 Grand Bahia Principe Coba - All Inclusive

4 stars
4.2 / 5 35 reviews

Riviera Maya, Mexico

Children's Water Park, Matis Jewerly Gift & More

One of 24 five-star beach resorts operated by Grupo Pinero's Bahia Principe Hotels & Resorts, the Grand Bahia Principe Riviera Maya affords adventurers easy access to a number of ancient Mayan...

Great trip!
This was the second time we have stayed at this resort and both times were awesome. We spent most of our time in the pools, which were great. The beach was about a 10 minute walk from the Coba...
Oct 13, 2015
Great family vacations
Excellet attention, but check in took too long. Gourmet restaurants with no space to make reservations, disappointing. we did no visit one. snack bar food no good.
Oct 11, 2015
From $213

5 Ocean Coral & Turquesa - All Inclusive Resort

4 stars
4.2 / 5 48 reviews

Riviera Maya, Mexico

1 Bottle onf wine,Buttler services, WiFi and more

Welcome to paradise! Opened at the end of the 2007, the Ocean Coral & Turquesa that glows with the magic of the Mexican Caribbean. The hotel Ocean Coral & Turquesa has been awarded Cond...

EARLY DECEMBER NOT THE TIME TO GO
EARLY DECEMBER GET AWAY FOR THE WIFE AND I. IT RAINED FOR FOUR DAYS AND SEAWEED ALL ALONG THE BEACH. NOT MANY ACTIVITIES FOR THE RAIN BUT IN ALL MET SOME GREAT PEOPLE.
Dec 8, 2015
Gorgeous Resort
The food was great, hotel was absolutely beautiful and everyone was very nice. Overall I rate our stay a 4.5. A few small complaints: to get beach towel cars you have to sit with a hotel rep for 30...
Dec 2, 2015
From $219

6 Grand Bahia Principe Tulum - All Inclusive

5 stars
2.6 / 5

Riviera Maya, Mexico

$50 Credit at Matis Jewelry&Hacienda Jalisco Tour

Situated right in the heart of the Riviera Maya's cultural and natural wealth, this superb hotel, boastinga sustainable design that blends in with its surroundings, stands on one of the world's...

From $794

7 Desire Pearl Resort & Spa Riviera Maya - All Inclusive Adults Only

4 stars
3.0 / 5 1 reviews

Riviera Maya, Mexico

$50 Credit at Lapis Jewelry & 1 Mayan Pendant FREE

At the Desire Pearl Resort & Spa Riviera Maya - All Inclusive Adults Only in Riviera Maya, Mexico, guests receive the star treatment. Top-ranked on TripAdvisor, each room is decorated in a...

From $223

8 Iberostar Paraiso All Inclusive Complex

4 stars
4.0 / 5 21 reviews

Riviera Maya, Mexico

15% OFF PER NIGHT

The Iberostar Paraiso All Inclusive Complex in Riviera Maya is a five-star destination with old-world charm. It has one of the largest pools on the Riviera that is surrounded with Balinese beds and...

girls week
special restaurants are great, but some don't have air condition. the buffet is not air conditioned and is not so good also the samething every night. i love animals so them being all over was a...
Jan 26, 2016
Family Trip
Went in Oct 2014. This was our first trip to MX. Very enjoyable and will be going back in Oct 2015.
Sep 26, 2015

9 NEW! Breathless Riviera Cancun Resorts & Spa

5 stars
Not yet reviewed

Riviera Maya, Mexico

OPENING DEAL 25% Off per night

Breathless Resorts & Spas are bringing the party to Riviera Cancun with the all-new Breathless Riviera Cancun Resort & Spa. Get ready for the time of your life at this exciting resort where...

From $403

10 Kore Tulum Retreat & Spa Resort - All Inclusive - Adults Only

4 stars
5.0 / 5 1 reviews

Riviera Maya, Mexico

WINTER SALE - Save 42% Off per night

Kore Tulum is located in the Paradise of Tulum. Only 90 minutes away from the Cancun International Airport. Is the perfect place to enjoy an extraordinary experience where you will find the right...

great adults only trip
its was a great escape. the flight is a short flight from the new york area -and the drive from the cancun airport isn't as far as you think -if you want a quick getaway don't think twice..
Apr 6, 2015
From $478

11 Blue Diamond Riviera Maya All Inclusive Adults Only

5 stars
4.1 / 5 7 reviews

Riviera Maya, Mexico

Built along peaceful river waterways, a mystical Mayan Cenote and the Mexican Caribbean Sea,Blue Diamond Riviera Maya offers 128 luxurious junior suites and suites in this piece of paradise. The...

Peaceful
Wonderful, excellent staff and rooms. This is where you go for peace and relaxation, if you want to party this is not the place. Can't wait to go back.
Feb 4, 2015
From $337

12 Royalton Riviera Cancun - All Inclusive

4 stars
4.4 / 5 5 reviews

Riviera Maya, Mexico

Enjoy Children's Splash Park + FREE WiFi and MORE!

Royalton resorts are the new generation of luxury hotels offering the best all inclusive vacations in the world's most popular tropical destinations. Our All-In Luxury concept is devoted to...

Excellent
Everything is as perfect Vacation ,the hotel have good restaurant and bar ,Nice room.
Sep 23, 2015
Beach was awful
If you want a beautiful beach experience don't come here.....hotel is luxurious ....food is excellent and activities and all inclusive is great and pools are Excellent ......beach was a nightmare
Jul 7, 2015
From $399

13 Ana y Jose Charming - Beach Front Hotel and Spa

4 stars
4.3 / 5

Riviera Maya, Mexico

Save 25% Off per night

Surrounded by lush, tropical vegetation amid the Mayan jungle, emerges Ana y Jose Charming Hotel & Spa as one of the legendary lodging treats in Tulum, Mexico. Guests will indulge themselves...

From $236

14 Azulik - Adults Only

3 stars
5.0 / 5 1 reviews

Riviera Maya, Mexico

FREE Daily American Breakfast

This is Azulik villas in Tulum, a small cluster of fifteen private beachfront villas with a spectacular view of the Caribbean Sea. The Azulik villas in Tulum are fully constructed of fine local...

From $261

15 Hotel Marina El Cid Spa & Beach Resort - All Inclusive

4 stars
4.1 / 5 53 reviews

Riviera Maya, Mexico

$600 Resort Credit+Kids up to 12 stay free

Hotel Marina El Cid Spa & Beach Resort - All Inclusive in Riviera Maya boasts a free-form, 22,000-square-foot pool featuring a children's area with slides, a sun deck, in-water lounge chairs, a...

Mom & Daughter Spring Break
We had never been to Mexico, wanted to do some snorkeling, and are very glad that we chose El Cid. We stayed in building 23, and had done the Platinum Club upgrade, which I would recommend highly....
Apr 19, 2015
Peaceful Luxury
This was our first stay at an all-inclusive resort. We found it to be a great place to relax and recharge our batteries. The staff was fantastic and the grounds were immaculate. Plenty of food and...
Mar 31, 2015
From $344

16 Royal Hideaway Playacar - All Inclusive Adults Only Resort

5 stars
4.9 / 5 8 reviews

Riviera Maya, Mexico

The Only All Inclusive, Adults Only Resort in the World awarded with AAA 5 Diamond. This is a place where service and style come together in such royal fashion, that it will forever change the way...

2nd Time At This Place And Loving IT!!!
My husband and stayed at Royal Hideaway for the 2nd time, we love everything about it! The food is great, high end, very lean, the presentation is beautiful and the atmosphere is awesome. The...
Jun 11, 2015
Nice Romantic Getaway
Second time to the hotel and loved it. Got a little busy late in the week and service suffered just a little. Will go back.
Oct 13, 2014
From $144

17 Bel Air Collection Resort and Spa Riviera Maya

3 stars
3.0 / 5 1 reviews

Riviera Maya, Mexico

25% off per night!

Strategically located in Xpu-Ha in the Riviera Maya, surrounded by the vast flora and fauna that characterizes the Riviera Maya, where you can enjoy Cenotes and Canals connected to the sea. The...

From $81

18 Green Tulum Cabanas and Gardens

3 stars
3.5 / 5

Riviera Maya, Mexico

FREE WiFi

With 13 artisan Two-Story Cabanas, a total of 26 rooms located in the heart of Tulum, the last virgin stretch in the Riviera Maya, surroundings are unbeatable, a natural paradise of flora and...

From $66

19 TulumBay Hotel

2 stars
3.1 / 5

Riviera Maya, Mexico

TulumBay is a small and homely hotel where you can enjoy one of the taller and spectaculars points of all Tulum. Our small and homely hotel is located in a small and reserved bay where only three...

From $497

20 Excellence Riviera Cancun Luxury Adults Only - All Inclusive

5 stars
4.8 / 5 35 reviews

Riviera Maya, Mexico

FREE WiFi, Unlimited Lobster Dinner&Free Int Calls

At Excellence Riviera Cancun Luxury Adults Only All Inclusive Riviera Maya, enjoy the seclusion and 328 yards of white, sandy beaches away from the crowds. Choose either a king-sized bed or two...

BEST WEEK OF MY LIFE
My fiance and I stayed here for a week and eloped here and it was the BEST week of our lives. Every single thing was perfection, I cannot even think of one thing that was not amazing.
Jul 25, 2015
Can't go wrong!
Friendly and attentive staff, nice property (very well maintained), many things to do or because of the way the pools are situated very comfortable doing nothing. Great restaurant choices with...
Jul 18, 2015