Zahra is a small, intimate hotel with a series of closely grouped cabanas and rooms spanning a variety of needs and budgets. Rooms are comfortable but fairly minimalistic, choosing to do without air conditioning and electrical outlets in favor of being environmentally conscience and remaining more in touch with the surroundings. Compared to its two sister hotels, Copal and Azulik, Zahra tends to have more social and family atmosphere because of the proximity and openness of the facilities and accommodations.

Vacationers looking to eat on-site will be especially pleased with Zahra, as they have some nice on-site dining choices. One such possibility is Zahra, which is a good choice for guests in the mood for some Mexican food. Next, check out the cottages' on-location bar.

Situated toward the eastern outskirts of Tulum, Zahra offers a warm welcome to visitors interested in staying in this town or in an adjacent neighborhood.


Zahra features a variety of rooms and cabanas that all include ceiling fans, hot water, and electric lighting from the morning until 11 p.m. All units also include a private bathroom except for the four budget Chan cabanas which share a common bathroom. Besides the Chan cabanas, guests can choose from a two-story Family Suite with a couple's area with king bed upstairs and kid's area downstairs with bunk beds and a queen bed, the small Tunich cabana with king bed, the Kanab cabanas with a king bed and two bunk beds, the Noh cabana with king bed and two bunk beds but no sea view, the two popular Nohoch cabanas with two queen beds and a large front patio, and the eight Nahil rooms with a king bed and patio/ balcony.

Zahra has 22 total rooms. Visitors who shy away from large crowds will fall in love with the simple ambiance at this location. These cottages have earned a rating of 3 stars, for a number of reasons, including activity and quality ratings, and more.

Below, you can see a list of in-room amenities found at Zahra.

  • Toilet
  • Private Bath
  • Shower
  • Bath Tub
  • Internet Access Port
  • Balcony

Call the cottages if your party will require certain amenities, if it's a high priority for you.

Activities and Amenities

Holistic spa treatments are just a short walk from the cabanas covering a wide variety of services. The spa includes the unique and pre-Hispanic traditional Temazcal sauna for purification of the body, mind, and soul. Other treatments range from traditional to modern, with options like a Mayan Clay Massage, Swedish massage, deep tissue massage, body scrubs, Mayan healing massage, reiki, facials, and hair therapy.

To view other general amenties at this location, check the list below:

  • Kayaking
  • Snorkeling
  • Parking

However, since these details tend to change, it's a good idea to call ahead of time if you're looking forward to something in particular. Visit this page to navigate to a comprehensive description about the activities that Zahra offers.


While there is not actually a restaurant at Zahra, guests are provided with a light and natural breakfast featuring fruits, juice smoothies, and supplements for natural detoxification. There are many restaurants in the area that guests can visit for other meals, and some restaurants will provide delivery.

Besides the dining options on-location, vacationers looking to find more culinary variety may also want to think about some of the other nearby eateries. Those staying at Zahra will find a limited but good selection of restaurants within reach of these accommodations. It can be helpful to get familiar with the nearby options, though Zahra provides on-site dining, including Zahra. Click here for more information on this area's dining choices.

Guest Services

Familiarizing yourself with this property's guest services -- including the ones seen below -- are offered to help you maximize your enjoyment during your time in Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean.

  • Complimentary Breakfast
  • Tour Desk


Guests will encounter lots of attractions located near Zahra. The nearest include Tulum Lighthouse, Tulum Outer Wall, and House Of The Chultun. Because these cottages are directly on Tulum Mayan Ruins Beach, they are particularly attractive to travelers who prefer to stay on the coast.

One of the nearest notable areas to these cottages is Tulum. To maximize what you see and learn during your trip, have a little side trip to a nearby town to check out just what else Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean has to offer.

For more about what's in the area of the property, click here.

Contact Info

Location: Carretera Tulum Ruinas at Km 6, Tulum, Mexico 77780

Phone: 54 11 5918-6400



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