If you’re long overdue for a tropical vacation without the kids in tow, or simply don’t want to share the hotel pool with legions of screaming six-year-olds, there are plenty of adult-only resorts around the world to choose from. And if you have Mexico on your mind, you don’t have to pick and choose when deciding on accommodation. From all-inclusive beach-fronting options in Cancun to adults-only resorts in Los Cabos, you can have a grown-up vacation, coupled with high-class facilities and top-quality service. These are the best adults-only all-inclusive resorts in Mexico — and rest assured you truly won’t have to lift a finger while you’re staying at any of these havens.
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- All-inclusive resorts in Cancun, Mexico
- Puerto Vallarta, Mexico all-inclusive resorts
- All-inclusive adults-only resorts in Los Cabos
- All-inclusive resorts near Tulum, Mexico
All-inclusive resorts in Cancun, Mexico
Home to some of the best beaches in Mexico, a superb food scene, historical Mayan ruins, and all-day, all-night entertainment, Cancun one of the most popular vacation destinations in Mexico. Cheap all-inclusive resorts are rampant here, however, many are not adult-exclusive, and if you’re looking for something that’s a little more luxurious and peaceful, here’s our suggestions.
1. Turquoize at Hyatt Ziva — Cancun
Turquoise is a “resort within a resort,” which isn’t nearly as complex as it sounds. Part of the larger Hyatt Ziva all-inclusive resort, Turquoize is a separate adult-only beachfront tower with private balconies, hot tubs, butlers, and a rooftop infinity pool. Every room looks out onto either the lagoon or the sea, so you certainly won’t be starved for views. Guests of Turquoize are also able to enjoy the amenities of the larger Hyatt Ziva resort, blending the intimate adults-only experience with classic resort benefits.
2. Secrets Playa Mujeres Golf and Spa Resort — Cancun
This beachfront all-inclusive, adult-only resort combines the classic beach resort experience with a golf vacation. Secrets Playa Mujeres Golf and Spa Resort is home to an 18-hole course, with greens fees included in the overall resort cost. Apart from the beach just steps from your room, guests can also enjoy gourmet dining, several swimming pools, and suites with swim-out access. The resort is also perfectly located for exploring Riviera Maya and Cozumel, an area of the country known for both its nightlife and ancient Mayan ruins.
Puerto Vallarta, Mexico all-inclusive resorts
Situated on Mexico’s Pacific coast, the resort town of Puerto Vallarta is popular for those who enjoy water sports above and below the waves. Puerto Vallarta is also celebrated for its welcoming nature, locals here work hard to bolster the tourism industry and make sure visitors have a vacation to remember. Although there are more peaceful non-touristy beach towns in Mexico, Puerto Vallarta retains it’s traditional routes and has many restaurants serving traditional Mexican dishes you’d expect to mind in smaller, more off-the-beaten-track Mexican destinations.
3. Casa Velas — Puerto Vallarta
Casa Velas is one of the few boutique-sized adult-only, all-inclusive resorts in Mexico, offering an intimate atmosphere for adults looking for a relaxing getaway. Under 15 minutes from the heart of Puerto Vallarta, the resort is known for its Emiliano restaurant, which incorporates local flavors into its gourmet cuisine. For a more casual vibe, there’s also food at the Táu Beach Club just a two-minute shuttle ride away. Though the resort isn’t right on the beach, the property has an oversized pool as well as a lush garden for guests to enjoy without venturing offsite.
4. Villa Premiere Boutique Hotel & Romantic Getaway — Puerto Vallarta
Offering suites with ocean views Villa Premiere Boutique Hotel, in downtown Puerto Vallarta, is a short 20-minute walk from Old Town and the Romantic Zone. Guests are offered a complimentary glass of Champagne and a massage on arrival in its spa or beside one of the two outdoor pools. This is one of the best options out of all the Puerto Vallarta Mexico all-inclusive resorts for adults. They have a swim-up bar, cocktail-making classes, daily beach yoga, and a spa with an extensive treatment menu.
All-inclusive adults-only resorts in Los Cabos
What is so great about Los Cabos? Its gastronomy for one. It’s nightlife, blue flag beaches, well-established tours and tourist infrastructure, also bring droves to vacation here. Again, there’s a lot to choose from in terms of resorts. One of our top picks is Corazón Cabo Resort & Spa however, as that is family-friendly, we’ve selected three of our favorite all-inclusive adults-only resorts in Los Cabos.
5. Le Blanc Spa Resort — Los Cabos
Le Blanc truly lives up to its name. The aesthetic is defined quite literally by white hues, making for a sleek, modern feel. One of the resort’s most attractive features is the 29,000-square-foot spa, giving guests free access to the hydrotherapy circuit (thermal, healing pools), as well as a range of massage and facial treatments. The resort also has several onsite restaurants serving everything from Italian to Asian cuisine. Its signature restaurant, Lumiere, is known for its seven-course French fusion menu.
6. Breathless Cabo San Lucas — Los Cabos
Breathless Cabo San Lucas is where you come if you want to party. The resort is an adults playground for those looking for pool parties, colorful cocktails, and an adult-only vibe. Situated on Medano beach, the 169 ultra-contemporary suites treat guests to stunning ocean views and privacy. Expect unlimited premium spirits, table service at pools and the beach, 24-hour room service, and daily and nightly entertainment.
7. Secrets Puerto Los Cabos Golf & Spa Resort — Los Cabos
Secrets Puerto Los Cabos is one of the best all inclusive resorts in Mexico for golfers and for those looking for a peaceful, top-end resort experience in Los Cabos. Suites at Secrets Puerto los Cabos have a hot tub and a terrace with views of the gardens, pool or ocean. The resort also offers cooking classes, and sporting facilities such as a yoga and pilates studio, football pitch, and stunning outdoor pool.
All-inclusive resorts near Tulum, Mexico
Although a popular destination in Mexico, Tulum isn’t packed with adult-only, all-inclusive options. And that’s perhaps not a bad thing. We’ve selected Catalonia Royal Tulum Beach & Spa Resort, as it ticks all the boxes. You can’t really top that option. But we’ve also included some options in Riviera Maya.
8. Catalonia Royal Tulum Beach & Spa Resort — Tulum
Catalonia Royal is really all about location. The resort sprawls onto one of the best beaches in the area and it is smaller and quieter than many of the all-inclusive on the list. Guests can help themselves to free snorkel gear and kayaks and the jungle setting allow for opportunities to spot local wildlife.
9. El Dorado Casitas Royale by Karisma — Riviera Maya
An AAA Four Diamond Resort, El Dorado Casitas Royale is the adult-only wing of the adjacent resort bearing the same El Dorado name. Located between Cancun and Playa del Carmen, the resort is defined by its thatch roofs, relaxing gardens, white hammocks, and rooms with private swim-up terraces. There’s also a spa, perfect for a romantic couples getaway, and a 76,000-square-foot greenhouse onsite, so you know your meals are being prepared with the freshest produce.
10. Unico 20˚ 87˚– Riviera Maya
This all-inclusive resort in Riviera Maya blends traditional Mexican culture with all the amenities you’d expect from a luxury resort. Right when you walk into the hotel you’ll notice local art hanging from the walls — most of which is available for purchase — and events designed to immerse you in the region’s culture, like mezcal tastings and live music. All rooms come with either a swim-up pool or outdoor balcony spa tub, and spa treatments are included in the hotel cost as well.
11. Secrets Akumal — Riviera Maya
Situated right on the white-sand beaches of Akumal in Riviera Maya, this five-star all-inclusive, adult-only resort stands out for something you might not expect: sea turtles. Akumal actually means “place of the turtles” in Mayan, and the bay is full of sea turtles which you can see up-close while snorkeling. From taking an easy day trip to Chichen Itza or Tulum to relaxing onsite at the spa or infinity pool, there’s plenty to do here. They even offer a “Secrets UnlimitedLuxury” experience with 24-hour room service, pool and beach wait service, nightly entertainment, and a mini-bar that’s refreshed daily.