Things to See and Do While Staying at Secrets Akumal Riviera Maya

Secrets Akumal Riviera Maya offers guests a nice variety of recreational options, which active vacationers will certainly want to take advantage of during their stay in Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean.

Because the resort has 3 pools on location, you shouldn't have any problem locating a few lounge chairs. One of the bonuses is that this property is also situated adjacent to the beach, meaning that there will be a few different ways to spend time in the water when you stay here. Of course, you might also enjoy soaking in the whirlpool on-site.

Fitness buffs won't have to put their routines on hold at this vacation spot; the exercise facility on-site includes the equipment you need to keep it going.


Even though there isn't a golf course at Secrets Akumal Riviera Maya, you could try to arrange a tee time nearby. The closest course is Riviera Maya Golf Club, which you'll find only a meager hike off from the property, so it won't be trouble to plan stopping in for a few rounds of golf. It has a total of 18 holes. The course has a total length of 6691 yards, and it is rated as a par 72. If you're considering reserving a tee time, you can call the course at (984) 875-5048.


Visitors that want an array of aquatic adventures will have a great experience during their visit Secrets Akumal Riviera Maya. The following list shows the watersports that the property offers.

  • Fishing
  • Kayaking
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving
  • Snorkeling
  • Wind Surfing

Family Activities

Families are welcome at Secrets Akumal Riviera Maya, though you might not be impressed by an extra large selection of activities specifically intended for kids. If it is important that you find somewhere to stay with a lot more features that help make your vacation even more family-centric, check out .

With the many activities and amenities, children will have no issue being entertained. In addition to shows and swimming, the hotel also offers ping-pong, Euro-bungee (think a trampoline with bungee cords), and other sports like archery and football.

Entertainment and Nightlife

You might not even notice the lack of live entertainment here, since you'll find more than a couple fully stocked bars on the premises.

If you are on the hunt for a variety of after-dark activity options, you'll find that a number of accommodations in the area also offer a small amount of variation for you. These include those shown below:

Accommodations near the Secrets Akumal Riviera Maya with Bars
Property Name Location Number of Bars Live Entertainment
Hotel Akumal Caribe Central Akumal -- --
Akumal Beach Resort Central Akumal 3 check
Las Casitas Akumal Central Akumal -- --
Casa Luna Central Akumal -- --
Vista del Mar Hotel Central Akumal -- --
La Bahia Condominiums Central Akumal -- --
Hotel La Tortuga Central Akumal 1 check
Oasis Akumal 1.8 mi. South of Central Akumal 4 check
Hotel Be Live Grand Riviera Maya 1.8 mi. South of Central Akumal 4 check
Grand Oasis Riviera Maya 1.9 mi. South-Southwest of Central Akumal 8 check
Grand Bahia Principe Tulum 2.3 mi. South-Southwest of Central Akumal 6 check
Grand Sirenis Mayan Beach 2.3 mi. Northeast of Central Akumal 3 --


Not all sites in Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean have a spa on the premises, but Secrets Akumal Riviera Maya is one of a few that can provide its visitors an effortless way to get properly pampered. This list provides some of the services available at the spa:

  • Facials
  • Hair Services
  • Manicures
  • Massages
  • Outdoor Treatment Rooms
  • Pedicures
  • Spa Facility
  • Spa Pool
  • Whirlpool

Secrets Spa by Pevonia is the on-site spa and spa service that adds an extra pampering to any vacation. Whether you are looking for a simple massage, manicure and pedicure, or a full spa treatment, Secrets Spa has a number of options and packages that should work for you.


Even though you'll find plenty to do on-site, vacationers itching to explore won't ever run out of exciting recreational possibilities in Mexico. Regardless of whether you would rather spend time at the beach or play a few rounds on the golf course, you will find plenty of other opportunities for recreation nearby. Click these pages to read more regarding sightseeing, scuba diving, riding a bike or scooter, shopping, fishing, snorkeling, and other activities you might enjoy.


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