Riviera Maya Accomodation Options

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The Riviera Maya runs along Highway 307, which snakes down the Caribbean coast and encompasses one of the busiest sections of tourism in Mexico. Visitors from around the world are invited to make themselves at home here, dining, shopping, and relaxing to their heart's content. After long days of exploring, there are hundreds of accommodations to suite every style available, in prices that are able to fit into any budget you can draw up.


Acanto Hotel and Condominiums

Riviera Maya has accommodation options that will be suitable for nearly any kind of visitor. Choose from glitzy resorts, low-cost accommodations, and plenty more in between. Travelers looking to enjoy a lively late-night scene will find precisely that at plenty hotels around Riviera Maya. Read further info regarding each one by clicking the links.

One of the top picks in Riviera Maya to enjoy on-site dining is Azul Fives By Karisma. All deluxe rooms and suites at The Azul Fives Hotel are appointed with the amenities you would expect from a modern hotel, like air-conditioning, satellite television, Wi-Fi internet access, well-appointed bathrooms, comfortable furnishings, and a large balcony or terrace. If you want to call before booking a room, you can do so at (998) 872-8084.

A place on the ocean worth mentioning is Fairmont Mayakoba. All guest rooms offer the following amenities high-speed Internet access, two-line phones with modem connection, LCD television, CD stereo system, tea & coffee service, iron & ironing board, in-room safe, evening turn down service, daily housekeeping service, and complimentary newspaper. If you have questions, call them at (984) 206-3000.

Vacationers in search of convenient on-site dining opportunities should consider Oasis Akumal. The Oasis Akumal isn't big and it isn't pretentious or fancy but it does offer families an excellent value for a fun, comfortable and affordable, all inclusive vacation. Visitors can contact them at 55-52-07-22-06.

These are just some of the options that are available. Go to this article regarding more available hotels if you'd like to discover additional information.

Condos and Villa Complexes

There are non-standard hotel accommodation options in the area, which include tons of condominiums and a large variety of villa complexes. Avid beach-goers can generally expect to find convenient access to the beach, as many lodgings are situated on the water.

If you prefer staying at a high-end accommodation, Ikal del Mar is probably a nice place to begin your search. Guests at Esencia have a wide range of accommodation choices, from luxurious cottages to ocean-view rooms in the main house. All cottages, suites and room boast a range of modern amenities, like air-conditioning, satellite television, well-appointed bathrooms, comfortable furnishings, and private balconies. You will be able to find them on Xcalacoco Road.

One destination on the water's edge with excellent views of the water is El Taj Condo Hotel. Condominiums at El Taj are inspired by the designers’ trips to Indonesia, complete with antique Balinese lounge beds, tropical gardens, waterfals, Buddha statues, and a Koi fish pond with water lilies. All condos feature expansive floor plans, superb finishes, fully equipped gourmet kitchens, plush Egyptian cotton linens, pillow menu, daily maid service, flat-screen television with HD cable, DVD player with selection of DVDs, luxury toiletries, iron and ironing board, and hair dryer. You can reach them at 984-87-939-18.

If you prefer staying at a top-notch property, Maya Villa Condo Hotel would be a good spot to start your search. Maya Villa of Playa del Carmen is the pinnacle of luxury condominiums. The level of modern luxury and daunting list of services and amenities is more than enough to satisfy even the most discerning of personalities. Maya Villa is only one block from the famous Fifth Avenue and the beach where they provide even more luxury at their Indigo Beach Club. You will find them at 1 Avenida Norte Entre Calle 14 Norte.

Riviera Maya has other choices too. To read about other within the area, go to this page.

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Camping and Eco-Tourism

Nature enthusiasts should consider the variety of eco-tourist options found in Riviera Maya.

If you're organizing for a special occasion, or are traveling as a large party, think about a group-friendly property like Papaya Playa Beach & Jungle Paradise. Each cabana is simple in decor, but comfortable and clean. They have double or king-sized beds, power lighting (but the use of candles is encouraged), and some of them have private bathrooms. You can contact them at (984) 182-7389.

One property positioned on the oceanfront that is worth considering is Diamante K. Diamante K offers a huge variety of accommodations for guests, everything from a 5-star presidential suite to a minimalistic 2-star cabin, and everything in between, so that guests can choose the exact levels of comfort, luxury, elegance, rusticity, and price that are right for them. Cabins all have solar power, hot and cold water, and mosquito netting. If you're looking for something specific, call them at (998) 185-8300.

Nature lovers can find a variety of different eco-lodges in the area, including Cabanas Copal Hotel. Tropical Seaside Cabanas has direct beach access, providing vacationers with a peaceful retreat for the days when they aren't out exploring the sites. For the times when you want to get out and learn about the surrounding area, the Cabanas are just miles away from the breathtaking Mayan ruins of Tulum. If you are looking for something specific and want to call in advance, you can do so at (877) 532-6737.

Luckily, there are additional eco-tourism choices. To reach our full guide to eco-accommodations visit this page.

Individual Villas

Some vacationers would rather have the seclusion offered by one of the privately rented villas. Follow this link to check out our page regarding rental properties in Riviera Maya.

All-Inclusive Accommodations

Ocean Coral & Turquesa Beach Resort

Some visitors prefer the simplicity of all-inclusive pricing. There are several reasons why these plans are so popular. Among other factors, they eliminate the need to develop a detailed budget.

If you would rather stay at a high-end property, Hard Rock Hotel Riviera Maya is probably a nice place to begin looking. Live like a rock star at this 1,264 room resort where luxury has a bit of an edge to it, yet your every whim is cared for without question and your every moment will be filled with a unique activity -- even if that activity is lying by the sparkling pool for hours. If you are looking for something specific and want to call ahead of time, do so at (984) 875-1130.

A property positioned on the ocean that is worth considering is Sandos Caracol Resort & Spa. The sprawling property of Sandros Caracol Resort & Spa features 738 standard and deluxe rooms, as well as junior suites -- and a collection of 11 villas are currently being constructed. Once finished, the villas will have water heated by solar power, LEW lighting, water recycling, and furniture made of certified wood. To contact them, call (984) 873-4444.

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