17 Epic Playa del Carmen All-Inclusive, Adults-Only Hotels

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Are you ready for your Mexican paradise vacation? Then you will love the 17 options of the best Playa del Carmen all-inclusive, adults-only hotels. I have turned stones to dig them out for you, and I ordered them to start from the most expensive ones to the least. To be frank, all of these all-inclusive hotels are 10 out of 10 and feature amazing amenities!

You can indulge in gourmet dining at all-inclusive adult retreats, revel in rooms with private plunge pools with a swim-up bar, and discover private beaches and secluded areas. Whichever hotel you pick, you’ll have the time of your life in Playa del Carmen. 🏖️

The Riviera Maya is one of the most popular vacation destinations for travelers around the world, so if you want to secure the room of your dreams and get good deals, you need to book in advance!

Are you ready to enjoy white sand beaches just steps away from these magnificent adults-only all-inclusive resorts?!

Quick Picks for Your Stay

If you don’t have a lot of time to read the entire article, here you have the best Playa del Carmen all-inclusive adults-only hotels, so you can click and book!

Each of these hotels is located in a different area, so check out this article to learn more about the best areas & hotels in Playa del Carmen.

1. La Casa de la Playa – indulge in couple’s spa treatments

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Oh my god! I am obsessed with this adults-only, all-inclusive resort in Quintana Roo. The impeccable style features natural elements mixed with an industrial theme color. This property has exceptional service and is set by a pristine beach with fine white sand. You can also dive into infinity pools overlooking the ocean and sip cocktails at swim-up bars. After a long day, unwind with beachside massages and other on-site spa services.

If you are traveling with a partner, indulge and discover romance with sunset beach dinners at any of the 4 on-site restaurants offering gourmet cuisine. All the guest rooms come with private terraces and personalized service, so you can enjoy 24/7 room service for midnight cravings.

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2. Palafitos Overwater Bungalows – endless amenities

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This hotel is in a prime location with downtown Playa del Carmen just a 20-minute car drive away and with easy access to the beach since it is just a short walk away from the stunning overwater bungalows. The hotel has an on-site restaurant and spa with views of the Caribbean Sea! The beachfront location makes the hotel the perfect place to engage in tailored water sports activities.

Attend adults-only live entertainment and experience uninterrupted beachfront views and elevate romance with rooms offering jacuzzi tubs located on the bungalow’s private balcony. This hotel is perfect for all of those looking for a romantic getaway on stunning beaches.

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3. Hotel Xcaret Arte – all parks, all fun-inclusive

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Experience tranquility at a beachfront, adults-only five-star resort, and relish the tranquility of child-free zones! This hotel comes with a private white sand beach near Guadalupano. This luxurious adult resort features 10 on-site themed restaurants to savor gourmet dining without reservations, free shuttles to Cancun airport, and bicycle rentals to explore the vibrant culture of the nearby surroundings.

This fun hotel also features nightclub events in the evening to enjoy themed parties under the stars without leaving the hotel grounds. The resort offers swim-up suites with modern amenities and incredible views!

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4. Impression Moxché by Secrets – for a vibrant nightlife

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In this luxury resort, you can enjoy limitless spa treatments in an adults-only setting and engage in wellness programs and yoga sessions. Enjoy a delicious meal with your loved ones at any of the 12 on-site restaurants. Spend fun time at the incredible pools on the tennis courts, with tennis equipment at the disposal of all guests.

The upscale resort has amazing guest rooms with private balconies. Some have a hot tub, and others an infinity pool. The property is in El Marlyn Azul, and Fifth Avenue is only a 15-minute car drive away, perfect for discovering everything Playa del Carmen offers.

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5. Secrets Maroma – a five-star Playa del Carmen resort

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In Secrets Maroma Beach Riviera Cancun, you can enjoy limitless spa treatments in an adults-only setting and engage in wellness programs and yoga sessions. This beachfront resort in Punta Maroma offers guests the chance to delight in serene beach cabanas, join mixology and cooking classes, and attend fun movie nights! There is also a full-service spa where you can get haircuts, massages, and face treatments!

The preferred club honeymoon suite is ideal for couples. It has a spacious private balcony with furniture and a plunge pool. The bedroom is stylish and the perfect place to relax after a day at the beach, while the private bathroom comes with a bathtub.

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6. Secrets Moxché – with a world-class spa

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This Playa del Carmen adults-only all-inclusive resort located in Marlyn Azul is the perfect destination to enjoy pristine beaches and stunning views from wherever you are standing! This perfect resort offers guests the chance to practice water sports like snorkeling and windsurfing off-site for a fee and features complimentary bike tours and evening entertainment.

The property has a fantastic spa offering a wide range of treatments so you can be all relaxed during your adults-only vacation! The best guest room on the property is definitely the Stellar Presidential Penthouse which will transport you to a Mexican paradise of private relaxation.

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7. El Dorado Maroma – relish intimate settings for two

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What an incredible adults-only boutique hotel in Punta Maroma is the perfect option for all of those who want to indulge in luxurious and deluxe amenities while feeling at home! The property is located by the beachfront, and Virgin Beach is within walking distance (a 4-minute walk), making it perfect for playing volleyball or swimming in pristine waters.

All the rooms at this cute property feature a cute and homey style. I highly recommend the swim-up suite, which can host 3 guests and connect the suite to a shared swimming pool. Or book an exclusive suite with private pools and ocean views, which come with an outdoor shower on the balcony.

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8. Blue Diamond Luxury Boutique – stunning views

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Oh me, oh my! This beautiful boutique hotel comes with everything you need for a perfect relaxing vacation and more! It is located by Miguelitos beachfront, so if you fancy a morning dip before enjoying a delicious breakfast, it is possible! This adults-only resort features a golf course and a steam room to relax after a golf session.

All the rooms at this hotel have an impeccable style and a private pool and outdoor rainfall shower. Some even have a fantastic view of the ocean, while others come with a view of the cenote’s lagoon. Completely stunning!

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9. Hyatt Zilara Riviera Maya – learn about local culture

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Wow! I am completely amazed by this hotel’s style. It is the perfect setup for a relaxing and romantic vacation with your babe! The accommodation offers amazing spa packages you can book with your partner and join together in an afternoon of relaxation. Afterward, you can have an amazing dinner at 4 on-site restaurants.

There are also tours and classes about the local culture available to guests, karaoke facilities, and evening events, so you can have all the fun on the hotel grounds! You can choose between a room with a swim-up pool or one with a private balcony and views of the Caribbean Sea.

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10. Paradisus La Perla – secluded yet near the city

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Without a doubt, one of the best things about this all-inclusive resort is the amazing location in Luis Donaldo Colosio, which is only a 30-minute walk from the Playa del Carmen downtown area. It’s perfect for those who love the city but also want to take advantage of the hotel’s beachfront location and all the water and beach sports you can practice.

All the rooms come with amenities that will make you feel like a celebrity. With a private pool, bathtubs, and entertainment features like flat-screen TVs with cable channels, guests have everything available. Take advantage of the room service, and have a relaxing bath with a glass of wine. Although this hotel is rated lower than I’d usually recommend, it’s still a great choice, which is why I decided to include it.

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11. Platinum Yucatan Princess – fun and stylish

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This hotel definitely looks like it is a lot of fun! It is located in Marlyn Azul by the beachfront, and the resort is laid out so you can have all the fun on the property grounds. During the day, you can practice your aim with archery, rent complimentary tennis equipment, and challenge your plus 1 to an exciting tennis match. Alternatively, you can spend all the time you want sunbathing by the pool.

At nighttime, join other guests on the hotel’s dance floor and dance the night away. When you feel tired, you only need to walk back to your room; – that is comfort! I highly suggest staying at the Deluxe Suite Platinum, as it comes with a soaking bath, is spacious, and has a tasteful style. Note that this hotel is rated lower than I’d usually recommend, but I added it considering all the great facilities it offers.

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12. Hilton Playa del Carmen – with a central location

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If you are looking for a hotel in the middle of Playa del Carmen’s downtown area, with all the main city attractions just steps away, this Hilton resort will blow your mind. It has a paradise beach just in front of your hotel! Besides the unbeatable location, there is a wide range of spa treatments and massages, so you can feel easy-breezy during your stay.

The hotel often hosts themed nights and evening entertainment on-site, so you can have fun and admire live shows after enjoying a nice dinner in any of the 7 on-site restaurants. I highly recommend the suite by the oceanfront with direct access to the beach to enhance the experience.

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13. Royal Hideaway Playacar – relax on a private beach

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What splendor! This Playacar all-inclusive hotel features the most luxurious style that will make you feel like a royal! An incredible infinity pool on the hotel terrace, located by the beach, overlooks the crystal clear water of the Caribbean Sea and comes with a pool bar. Imagine relaxing with your significant other on a beach cabana or tasting a top-class dinner with movie-like views.

I recommend renting one of the hotel’s complimentary bikes and discovering the area on your own or on bike tours offered to all guests! All the guest rooms are super spacious and come with a private balcony, air conditioning, and a flat-screen TV with cable channels.

This hotel is rated lower than I usually recommend but I added it to extend your options.

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14. Ocean Maya Royale – discover San Miguelito

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This San Miguelito hotel has an amazing style, the perfect combination of modernity and a traditional Mexican style! There are 5 on-site restaurants in the hotel, offering from local cuisine to Italian or Japanese, so if you have cravings, that is okay, the resort has you covered! After spending the day relaxing in the outdoor pools or indulging in spa treatments, join a movie night or a nightly event!

All the rooms can host from 2 to up to 3 guests and come with a cute blue color theme, showing in the decorations and bathroom tiles. They come with a private balcony, too, and some of them with a garden or ocean view. This hotel is rated lower than I’d normally recommend, but I still think it’s a great option.

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15. Wyndham Alltra Playa del Carmen – modern and colorful

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Another astonishing Playa del Carmen downtown hotel, this one has a cool and modern vibe. Some of the areas have a lot of luxurious elements, and others exude a traditional fun style, which makes it just perfect! The outdoor swimming pool has a fantastic view of the beach and cute cabanas where you can lie down and watch the days go by without a worry in your mind!

This property features some rooms with enough space for 4 guests, so if you are planning a vacation with friends, these rooms are ideal for you! The Junior Suite 2 Queen Beds comes with a private balcony and scenic views of the ocean! This hotel is rated lower than I’d normally recommend, but I added it to extend your options.

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16. The Yucatan Resort – cool by the beachfront

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Oh my God! I am in love with this hotel! The vibe is just perfect; it looks young and playful, with an elegant touch. There are a lot of stone and marble elements with wooden furniture in the decoration, and it gives the hotel a wholesome touch. The 3 on-site restaurants feature up-scale dining, which will make you feel like you are eating in heaven.

The hotel has a wonderful roof terrace where you can simply relax or use the refreshing swimming pool. The Superior King Suite is huge and offers a big balcony with furniture, a spacious open-concept bedroom with a living room, and a private bathroom with a rainfall shower. This hotel is rated lower than I’d usually recommend, but I added it for the great amenities.

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17. The Reef 28 – for the party people

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If you are traveling to Playa del Carmen for the mere purpose of having a lot of fun with your special someone or your friends while enjoying paradise views, this hotel is calling your name very loud! The hotel is in the city center of Playa del Carmen, so you are just steps away from the property and amazing restaurants and bars. Still, if you want to stay in the hotel, you can enjoy the 3 on-site restaurants and on-site bar!

If you love dancing, the hotel will keep you moving with their nightclub events with DJs, so order a fruity drink and dance with other travelers! I recommend the Deluxe Suite to friends and couples. This suite’s style is impeccable and comes with an in-room spa bath. Note that although this hotel is rated lower than 8.5, it’s still a good pick.

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🛎️ Best luxury hotel:La Casa de la Playa
👩‍❤‍👨 Best honeymoon hotel:Palafitos Overwater Bungalows
🌊 Top hotel with a view:Impression Moxché
🏖️ Hotel with private beach:Hotel Xcaret Arte

FAQs about Playa del Carmen all-inclusive adults-only hotels

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🏖️ Which is the more affordable, Playa del Carmen or Cancun?

Usually, prices are similar in both areas, although Playa del Carmen tends to be more affordable. If you are staying in Playa del Carmen, La Casa de la Playa is a great option.

🎉 Which is more fun, Playa del Carmen or Cancun?

Both are great, it depends on your taste. If you want a big city, Cancun is better for you, for a nice beach city, go for Playa del Carmen.

🌊 Which Playa del Carmen hotels are by the beachfront?

Almost every hotel featured in this article is located by the beachfront. Some incredible accommodation options are Palafitos Overwater Bungalows and Hotel Xcaret Arte (with a private beach!)

🏊 Which Playa del Carmen hotels come with a private pool?

Many of the hotels mentioned in this article come with a private pool. Here, you have some cool options: Blue Diamond Luxury Boutique and El Dorado Maroma.


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That is a wrap for today, my courageous adventurers! Those were the best 17 Playa del Carmen all-inclusive adults-only resorts so you can have fun and relax without babies crying in the background 🌚 Whether you are looking for honeymoon resorts, romantic getaways, or fun trips with friends, there is an all-inclusive resort in this article for you!

To be more than honest, the hotels featured here are all luxurious and look like a dream, but if I had to mention my top 2 hotels, I would go with:

  • La Casa de la Playa – the rooms look so luxurious but still rustic, and that infinity pool is to die for!
  • The Reef 28 – I want to stay in the party hotel; the location is incredible, in the city center, and the beach is nearby!

Which of these incredible all-inclusive resorts for adults was your favorite? Let me know in the comments, and if you have any questions, leave them below, I will answer them ASAP!

NOTE: these hotels tend to book super fast, so you need to book in advance to get the room and good deals!

Until the next one,


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