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6 of the Best Hotels in Riviera Maya for Couples That Are Both Luxurious and Romantic

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Welcome to the best luxury hotels in Riviera Maya for couples! Where romance meets luxury, nestled in the heart of the region’s breathtaking landscapes. Picture yourselves unwinding on pristine beaches. Indulging in gourmet dining under the stars. Exploring ancient ruins hand in hand, without a care in the world.

From the moment you arrive, every need is anticipated and every desire fulfilled, allowing you to focus solely on each other.

Whether it’s sipping cocktails by a secluded pool, enjoying a couples massage to the sound of the waves, or simply soaking up stunning sunsets from your private balcony, these Mexico inclusive resorts know how to make each day a new opportunity to fall in love all over again.

Grand Velas Riviera Maya, the top 5 star hotel in Riviera Maya

Grand Velas Riviera Maya embodies the pinnacle of luxury and romance, offering couples an unparalleled retreat into the Velas brand’s celebrated savoir-faire. That’s not us saying it; it’s the Leading Hotels of the World label.

It blends sophistication with exclusive experiences, from fine French dining meals at Piaf Restaurant to serene moments in the adults-only area and pool hidden in the Mayan jungle for ultimate tranquility.

Not only is this resort committed to sustainable tourism through its lush, vibrant surroundings and the preservation of natural wonders like the on-site cenote, but it also offers 90 elegant suites with private terraces and plunge pools for soaking up stunning Caribbean sunsets. The Grand Class ambiance invites guests to immerse themselves in luxury, enhanced by romantic activities such as stargazing, golf, and couples massages in the privacy of your suite. Grand Velas Riviera Maya stands as a beacon of luxury, offering a serene and exclusive getaway for those seeking romance and relaxation amidst the beauty of nature.

Secrets Akumal Riviera Maya

Frequently cited as one of the best luxury romantic resorts for couples on the Riviera Maya, this idyllic stretch of the Yucatan Peninsula is clearly a sight for sore eyes in desperate need of vitamin D. Welcome to Secrets Akumal Riviera Maya! More than just a feast for the eyes, this haven is a sanctuary for the soul, beckoning couples to dive into the clear waters and explore the underwater world alongside majestic sea turtles.

This could be the perfect spot to book a snorkeling excursion to experience Mexico’s famous biodiversity!

A testament to modern luxury, the resort will impress the most discerning traveler. It offers a blend of contemporary design and welcoming elegance on one of Mexico’s most beautiful beaches along with unparalleled ocean views from their well-appointed suites.

Dreams Jade Resort & Spa

Journey to Dreams Jade Resort & Spa, where luxury meets affordability in the enchanting Riviera Maya. A sanctuary for couples seeking a romantic getaway, this property offers an exclusive adults-only section that promises serenity and intimacy. Imagine lounging by a stunning oceanfront pool, the only interruption being the gentle lapping of waves against the shore.

For those seeking an elevated experience, The Preferred Club at Dreams Jade offers an array of sumptuous amenities. Enjoy the privilege of private check-in and check-out with concierge service, a mini-bar customized to your tastes, a pillow menu for the perfect night’s sleep, and access to exclusive areas designed to make your stay unforgettable.

Hotel Xcaret Arte

Hotel Xcaret Arte is a luxurious haven on the Riviera Maya, tailored for couples seeking a romantic and culturally rich escape. This 5-star resort features suites inspired by Mexican artists, nestled in “casas” that exude elegance and creativity. Its unique offering of unlimited access to Xcaret’s enchanting nature preserves and beautiful grounds, for a holiday that blends adventure with romance, promising unforgettable experiences.

For relaxation, the Muluk Spa and Mystic Sanctuary provide a serene environment to unwind and reconnect with nature through exclusive wellness treatments. Though welcoming guests 16 years and older, it offers a mature and tranquil setting ideal for couples. With special honeymoon packages, a rooftop bar and a speakeasy bar, Hotel Xcaret Arte ensures that every moment is steeped in luxury and intimacy. The food is no joke either; guests can choose from a relaxed meal with ocean views or a high-end gourmet experience in a romantic setting.

Ocean Riviera Paradise El Beso

Ocean Riviera Paradise El Beso is a gem in the Riviera Maya, offering couples an exclusive retreat in luxury and tranquility. This 4.5-star property, with its adults-only section, is a sanctuary designed specifically for those seeking a peaceful and romantic escape. It’s the perfect setting for beach weddings, honeymoons, or simply a love-filled getaway, thanks to its beautifully appointed suites and adults-only pool with breathtaking ocean views. The resort’s commitment to an unparalleled dining experience is evident in its unlimited access to a variety of a la carte restaurants, each with stunning décor and a menu to satisfy the most discerning palate.

If you’re celebrating a special occasion like a wedding anniversary or babymoon, treat yourself to a sunset cruise on a French-built sailboat as the sky turns every shade of purple over the Riviera Maya and the Caribbean coastline (extra charge).

With beautiful décor reminiscent of mid-century elegance, Ocean Riviera Paradise El Beso embodies the essence of romance and luxury, making it an idyllic choice for couples dreaming of a serene and intimate seaside getaway.

Paradisus La Perla Adults Only Riviera Maya

Paradisus La Perla stands out as one of the best adults-only luxury resorts on the Riviera Maya, offering an all-inclusive beach experience in Playa del Carmen. This idyllic retreat is perfect for couples seeking romance amidst the beauty of palm-lined beaches, crystal clear cenotes, and breathtaking Mayan ruins. While you’re here, why not indeed book an excursion to Chichen Itza?

Opting for The Reserve category rooms elevates your stay with exclusive perks such as a Destination Concierge, a water ritual at YHI SPA, an exclusive pool, a private beach area with premium beverages, in-room Nespresso machines, and turndown service. The resort’s stylish, light-filled guestrooms feature furnished balconies or terraces overlooking lush pools or gardens, with select rooms offering swim-up access.

Set amidst a tranquil mangrove forest and featuring more than 20 gourmet restaurants, Paradisus La Perla promises an unforgettable retreat of luxury, culinary delights and romantic ambiance.

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