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.

Visitors looking to eat on-site will be particularly happy with Zahra, since they have some nice on-location dining possibilities. One option is Zahra, which is a nice choice for visitors with a craving for Mexican food. Then check out the cottages' on-site bar.

Located in the eastern outskirts of Tulum, Zahra is a great choice for customers who are thinking about basing their vacation in this town or somewhere close by.


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 a total of 22 rooms. Guests who are trying to avoid big, commercial resorts will like the simple ambiance at this property. These cottages have received a rating of 3 stars, considering its overall quality, amenities, and service.

Below, you can see a listing of this property's in-room amenities.

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

Call the cottages to request or confirm their 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 see general amenities at the location, check out the list below:

  • Kayaking
  • Snorkeling
  • Parking

If you want to know exactly what to expect upon arrival, it's best to contact the lodging because these details can sometimes change. To read an in-depth description about the types of recreational opportunities available at Zahra, click here.


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.

Outside of dining options on-site, visitors looking to find extra culinary variety may also want to consider the region's other nearby dining establishments. Those staying at Zahra will encounter a few solid places to eat within reach. It can be helpful to learn about the nearby restaurants, despite the fact that Zahra offers some on-site dining, including Zahra. Click here for a more detailed discussion about food in this area.

Guest Services

Zahra offers a small number of guest services, including the ones that are listed below, so you won't be entirely on your own during your time on property, and off.

  • Complimentary Breakfast
  • Tour Desk


There are lots of interesting sites and attractions in the vicinity of Zahra. On your itinerary, make room for nearby attractions like Tulum Lighthouse and Tulum Outer Wall. Since these cottages are right on Tulum Mayan Ruins Beach, they're particularly attractive to travelers who prefer to stay on the coast.

The cottages are located near Tulum, an interesting area for tourists to learn about and explore Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean.

For the full discussion of what's near 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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