On a vacation in the Riviera Maya, the list of things to enjoy includes adventure activities like zip-lining, snorkeling a scuba diving, visiting Mayan ruins like the iconic Chichen Itza, swimming with dolphins,golfing on championship courses, enjoying a day at the spa, and simple relaxation on golden-sand beaches.
It is a fantastic place to travel for families. One of Riviera Maya's best all-inclusive hotels for families is Occidental Grand Xcaret. In addition to upscale accommodations and numerous dining options, the property has six pools, including one just for children, and offers guests privileged access to the fantastic Xcaret eco-archeological park, which boasts such attractions as swimming with dolphins, onsite Mayan ruins and cenotes, underground rivers, a zoo, aquarium and much more—tons of things that parents and kids can enjoy together.
Other activities at the resort include organized games and sports, ecological and cultural hikes, bicycle tours, and a kids' club. Riviera Maya is also an excellent vacation choice for couples. It boasts many adults-only resorts, and it is one of the world's most popular honeymoon destinations, ranked right alongside places like Hawaii and Tahiti.
One of the best all-inclusive, adults-only hotels for romance in the Riviera Maya is the Royal Playa del Carmen. All the guest rooms at this hotel are suites, and all have a balcony or patio and a Jacuzzi tub. The property is fronted by a stunning beach, and it is within easy reach of downtown Playa del Carmen, which boasts many restaurants as well as shops where you can buy everything from clothes, to rum, to handcrafts that make great souvenirs. Dining and drinks are unlimited, and numerous bars and restaurants are located at the resort.
For Ultra Luxury
Grand Velas Riviera Maya offers Beyond All Inclusive, Beyond All Compre, which you can experience with their all-suite accommodations, unique culinary journeys, and fantastic butler and spa service. The resort mingles with 80 acres of protected mangroves, jungle, freshwater wells along a 1,000-foot stretch of pristine beach. the 75,000-foot spa harmonizes the body and mind with a hydrotherapy circuit, an avant-grande menu and traditional healing methods and treatments from the Mexican culture. In 2010, the Grand Velas Riviera Maya Spa was named "Best Spa in the World" by Viruoso.
So experience the family-friendly, romantic, and luxurious resorts of Riviera Maya!