12 Best Mexico Adults-Only All-Inclusive Resorts

From the Pacific Coast to the Caribbean Sea, Lori and I are excited to take you on a journey across captivating Mexico—the country we’ve called home for the past three years.

And, if you’re looking for the ultimate worry-free getaway here? Well then, you’ve hit the jackpot!

This carefully crafted guide to the best adults-only all-inclusive resorts in Mexico has the inside scoop on the most wonderful top rated stays across the country geared to grown-ups.

Cabo adults-only all-inclusive resorts in Mexico
Le Blanc Los Cabos

The Best Adults-Only All-Inclusive Resorts in Mexico

Mexico is an ideal destination for adults seeking an all-inclusive resort experience. With its warm weather, stunning beaches, and rich culture, you can find the perfect getaway that caters to grown-ups.

Our Personal Favorites

Secrets Maroma Beach for its picture postcard location, romantic barefoot luxury vibe, and top marks; Le Blanc Spa Resort Los Cabos for its lively, yet sophisticated atmosphere, outstanding service, and glowing reviews.

Get ready to discover the top-rated, most amenity-packed resorts for adults in Cancun, Cabo, Playa del Carmen, and beyond—based on 100,000+ guest reviews across the web and our own extensive trip planning experience.

Secrets Maroma Beach

Riviera Maya

adults only all inclusive resorts in Mexico
Secrets Maroma Beach

Secrets Maroma Beach is our top pick among adults-only all-inclusive resorts in Mexico, and it’s no secret why. This spectacular resort is located on one of the most beautiful, white sand beaches in all of Mexico, and it’s the perfect spot to get away from it all.

Relax in comfortable and luxurious rooms, from swim-up suites, to romantic oceanfront abodes featuring 24-hour room service.

Treat yourself to rejuvenating full-body treatments and therapies at their full-service spa. Or, simply soak up the sun and breathtaking Caribbean views from Maroma Beach, just steps away from the resort.

When you’re ready for a bit more action, there’s plenty of that as well, from snorkeling, sailing, and kayaking to live entertainment and nightclub.

After working up an appetite, get ready to feast on local and international cuisine across eight fabulous restaurants, opt for a romantic private dinner, or order up your favorite beverage at one of eight bars and lounges.

Few Playa del Carmen adults-only all-inclusive resorts can compete with this wonderful stay on the Riviera Maya.

Best For Adult couples (18+) looking for a romantic getaway or dream honeymoon on the Riviera Maya with a laid back vibe and lots to do.

What’s Included À la carte meals and snacks at 8 restaurants, beverages at 8 bars and lounges, in-room mini-bar, onsite activities, entertainment, and facilities, and more.

There by Air 35-minute drive from Cancun Int’l Airport (CUN).

Insider Tip For the ultimate stay, book a Preferred Club suite for premium choice rooms, access to the Private Club lounge, and exclusive privileges.

Secrets Maroma Beach

  • 5-Star Resort near Playa del Carmen
  • Rainforest Alliance Certified
  • TripAdvisor: 5 bubble rating 21,200 reviews
  • Rates from $811 USD (Nov 2023)

Le Blanc Spa Resort Los Cabos

San Jose del Cabo

couple in swimming pool overlooking the beach
Le Blanc Los Cabos

Located on the stunning coast of Baja California, Le Blanc Spa Resort Los Cabos offers countless activities and amenities that will leave you feeling relaxed and rejuvenated.

From luxurious accommodations, to excellent restaurants and bars, to a world-class spa, this top-rated resort is the ideal destination for an adults-only escape to paradise.

Spend lazy days lounging on the beautiful beach, or enjoy incredible ocean views from one of FOUR fabulous outdoor pools. Or seek out the full-service spa for some serious pampering.

When you’re ready to eat, there are seven restaurants and five bars to choose from, from gourmet options to casual dining. After dinner, you can enjoy some of the resort’s live entertainment, including DJs, live music, and themed events.

If you want to venture farther, the Los Cabos area offers a ton of opportunities for fun and exploration, from scuba diving and sailing to shopping, eco tours, and more.

Best For Young couples and groups of travelers (18+) looking for an upbeat and casual atmosphere with all the amenities.

What’s Included Meals, snacks, and beverages at 7 restaurants and 5 bars, a variety of activities and entertainment, and more.

There by Air 30-minute drive from San José del Cabo (SJD–Los Cabos Intl.).

Le Blanc Spa Resort Los Cabos

  • 5-Star Resort in San Jose del Cabo
  • EarthCheck Participant
  • TripAdvisor: 5 bubble rating 2,544 reviews
  • Rates from $925 USD (Nov 2023)

Beloved Playa Mujeres

Playa Mujeres (Cancun)

best Mexico adults-only all-inclusive resorts
Beloved Playa Mujeres

Beloved Playa Mujeres is one of the best Mexico adults-only all-inclusive resorts offering an ideal balance of luxury and relaxation.

This couples-only resort boasts a stunning beachfront location and spacious accommodations with private balconies and breathtaking Caribbean views.

Choose from pool-view junior suites, swim-up suites, casitas with private pool, and more. If you’re looking for the ultimate Playa Mujeres stay, check out the spectacular Beachfront Two Story Casita and Ocean View Penthouse Suite.

Activities abound, such as snorkeling, kayaking, and fitness classes. Plus, there are plenty of delicious restaurants and bars to explore, as well as a top-notch spa and fitness center.

The resort offers a plethora of activities amenities to keep guests entertained and comfortable. Take to the beach for snorkeling and kayaking, or lose yourself in a yoga class. You can even learn how to salsa. Tee off at nearby Playa Mujeres Golf Club, get scuba-certified, or take an eco-tour!

What’s more, Beloved Playa Mujeres is renowned for its commitment to providing a stress-free, adults-only all-inclusive experience. The resort staff goes above and beyond to ensure this and are always happy to help.

Best For Adults (couples only, ages 18+) looking for a relaxing and casual couples vibe at an all-inclusive resort with personalized boutique touches.

What’s Included Buffet and à la carte meals, snacks, and beverages at 4 restaurants and 7 bars, in-room minibar, non-motorized water sports equipment, recreational facilities, entertainment, and more.

There by Air 40-minute drive from Cancun Int’l Airport (CUN).

Insider Tip For the ultimate honeymoon or couples escape in paradise, spring for a room with a private plunge pool, such as the Terrace Suites, Casita Suites, or Penthouse Suite.

Beloved Playa Mujeres

  • 5-Star Resort near Cancun
  • EarthCheck Participant
  • TripAdvisor: 5 bubble rating 8,304 reviews
  • Rates from $610 USD (Nov 2023)

Hotel Mousai

Puerto Vallarta

high-rise resort on jungle hill overlooking turquoise ocean
Hotel Mousai Puerto Vallarta and Garza Blanca Preserve in foreground.

Welcome to Hotel Mousai Puerto Vallarta, the ultimate adults-only all-inclusive resort on Mexico’s mainland Pacific Coast! Here, you’ll find a world of fun activities and luxurious amenities as far as the eye can see.

From the moment you arrive, you’ll be treated to unlimited food and drinks at six outstanding restaurants, serving up garden-fresh eats from Italian and Japanese to gourmet Chinese, and contemporary favorites.

Want more options? Enjoy FOUR MORE dining options down the hill at in the Garza Blanca Reserve, included in your stay.

When you’re not feasting, lay back and relax in your designer suite with spectacular views, head up to the cutting-edge roof top terrace for the ultimate rooftop beach club experience at 112 meters above sea level.

Take a refreshing dip in the rooftop pool, visit the full-service spa, do a tequila tasting, or take a stroll to the beach where more activities and sun-filled days await. You can even hike to breathtaking Palo Maria waterfall right from the resort.

Best For Anyone (18+) looking for a unique, adults-only, all-inclusive luxury resort experience on the rugged Pacific Coast of Mexico.

What’s Included Buffet and à la carte meals, snacks, and beverages at 10 restaurants and 2 rooftop bars, in-room minibar, 24-hour room service, onsite activities and facilities, entertainment, and more.

There by Air 40-minute drive from Licenciado Gustavo Diaz Ordaz Intl. Airport (PVR–Puerto Vallarta Intl.).

Insider Tip Both the amenities and property are vast, so be prepared to walk (and climb a bit of stairs up and down the hill). If you’re not up for a climb, there’s a free trolley that does a loop around the property and to/from the beach every 10-15 minutes.

Hotel Mousai

  • 5-Star Resort in Puerto Vallarta
  • AAA Five Diamond Rated
  • TripAdvisor: 5 bubble rating 2,469 reviews
  • Rates from $1,014 USD (Nov 2023)

Secrets Akumal Riviera Maya

Riviera Maya

palm fringed pool near the beach
Secrets Akumal

Now it’s time to briefly head back over to the Caribbean to Secrets Akumal, a truly exceptional 5-star adults-only, all-inclusive stay situated half-way between Tulum and Playa del Carmen.

This brand-new resort offers most everything you could ever want in the ultimate couples vacation or honeymoon – warm weather, jaw-dropping tropical vistas and seascapes, modern and sophisticated design, luxury amenities, and top-notch service.

From seven excellent restaurants and seven bars and lounges, to the comfortable and stylish accommodation options (including swim-out suites), Secrets Akumal is an romantic oasis of fun and rejuvenation.

What’s not to love!?

Best For This is one of the best Mexico adults-only all-inclusive resorts for couples and wedding guests (18+) dreaming of peace and tranquility with a splash of luxury in a dreamy locale.

What’s Included Meals, snacks, and beverages at 7 restaurants and 7 bars, a variety of activities and entertainment, and more.

There by Air 75-minute drive from Cancun Int’l Airport (CUN).

Insider Tip Weddings at Secrets Akumal get rave reviews, and it’s hard to imagine a more perfect backdrop for a destination wedding in paradise. Be sure to take advantage of their Sip, Savor & See dining experience at neighboring sister properties.

Secrets Akumal Riviera Maya

  • 5-Star Resort near Tulum
  • Rainforest Alliance Certified
  • TripAdvisor: 5 bubble rating 11,749 reviews
  • Rates from $904 USD (Nov 2023)

Le Blanc Spa Resort Cancun

Cancun

luxury resort with pool on the beach
Le Blanc Spa Resort Cancun

Next on our list is chic and stylish Le Blanc Spa Resort Cancun. From luxurious accommodations to world-class amenities and services, this is one of the top choices in Mexico for couples, honeymooners, and friends looking for a truly relaxing and memorable experience.

The resort is conveniently located in the heart of Cancun’s Hotel Zone and is within walking distance to all the area’s attractions and activities. Deluxe rooms and suites offer both sea view and lagoon view options.

At Le Blanc, you can expect to be pampered like a king or queen. The resort boasts a full-service spa, complete with massage, facials, body treatments, and more. If you are looking to relax and unwind even more, three outdoor pools and beach cabanas await.

The resort also offers a wide range of activities and entertainment. Choose from water-based fun like snorkeling, fitness classes, and a variety of day trips. In the evening, enjoy live music and entertainment.

When it comes to food and drink, choose from five restaurants serving up international favorites, as well as two poolside bars.

All these reasons and more add up to make Le Blanc Cancun one of the very best adults-only all-inclusive resorts in Mexico!

Best For Adults (18+) looking for a classy and relaxing vacation with all the trimmings in the Cancun Hotel Zone.

What’s Included Buffet and à la carte meals, snacks, and beverages at 5 restaurants and 2 poolside bars, in-room minibar, variety of activities, classes, and entertainment, and more.

There by Air 25-minute drive from Cancun Int’l Airport (CUN).

Le Blanc Spa Resort Cancun

  • 5-Star Resort in Cancun
  • EarthCheck Participant
  • TripAdvisor: 5 bubble rating 9,215 reviews
  • Rates from $849 USD (Nov 2023)

Armory Luxury Resort & Suites

Punta de mita, Riviera Nayarit

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Armony Luxury Resort & Suites

Tucked along the Nayarit coastline of Banderas Bay, Marival Armony Luxury Resort & Suites offers a different take on exclusive adults-only all-inclusive resorts in Mexico.

Combining the best of luxury and nature, Marival Armony offers stylish and well-appointed rooms and suites set against a tropical forest backdrop with majestic views of the Sierra Madre and Pacific Ocean.

Freshly re-designed in 2022, this beachfront resort has already made a name for itself along the Riviera Nayarit, boasting four specialty restaurants, five pools and five Jacuzzis, full-service spa, and an array of entertainment and activity choices.

Best For Families, small groups, honeymooners, and anyone else looking for a luxurious beachfront stay away from Puerto Vallarta’s busy tourist areas.

What’s Included Onsite food and beverages across 4 restaurants, a variety of activities and entertainment, and more.

There by Air 45-minute drive from Licenciado Gustavo Diaz Ordaz Intl. Airport (PVR–Puerto Vallarta Intl.).

Insider Tip It’s highly recommended to make dinner reservations well in advance. Get to the beach as early as possible to snag a beach chair and umbrella, as supplies are quite limited.

Armory Luxury Resort & Suites

  • 4.5-Star Resort near Punta de Mita
  • Resource Conservation Efforts
  • TripAdvisor: 4.5 bubble rating 2,025 reviews
  • Rates from $590 USD (Nov 2023)

Casa Velas

Puerto Vallarta

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Casa Velas Puerto Vallarta

One of the few boutique hotels on our list, Casa Velas offers a more intimate experience with traditional Spanish architecture and a lush garden setting.

Preferred access to the private beach club is but a 10-minute walk or short shuttle ride away, as is the adjacent golf course.

Casa Velas is tailor-made for both short and long-term stays, with well-appointed apartment-style accommodation options.

Best For Couples and groups looking for a very relaxed and subdued boutique hotel vibe, and those looking to extend their time in the Puerto Vallarta area. If you’re looking for nightlife or a party scene, you’ll likely want to consider other adults-only all-inclusive resorts in Mexico.

What’s Included A la carte meals, snacks, and beverages at the onsite restaurant and 2 bars, in-room minibar, onsite activities and facilities, and more.

There by Air 6-minute drive from Licenciado Gustavo Diaz Ordaz Intl. Airport (PVR–Puerto Vallarta Intl.).

Casa Velas

  • 4.5-Star Resort in Puerto Vallarta
  • EarthCheck Participant
  • TripAdvisor: 5 bubble rating 2,189 reviews
  • Rates from $692 USD (Nov 2023)

Marquis Los Cabos

San Jose del Cabo

luxury hotel in Los Cabos
Marquis Los Cabos

Marquis Los Cabos is a 5-star adults-only all-inclusive no-timeshare beachfront resort, which is a lengthy way of saying you’re going to have a great time!

Tons of outdoor activities—both land and water based—pampering of all sorts, from deep-tissue massage to poolside lounging, delicious cuisine across five excellent restaurants, and first-rate service combine to make Marquis Los Cabos one of the very best adults-only all-inclusive resorts in Mexico!

Best For Honeymooners and sun chasers looking for a warm tropical embrace and chill vibes.

What’s Included Food and beverages at 5 restaurants, a variety of activities and entertainment, and more.

There by Air 30-minute drive from San José del Cabo (SJD–Los Cabos Intl.).

Insider Tip The beach here isn’t ideal for swimming due to strong waves, but the beachfront infinity pools more than make up for it. Arrive as early as possible to snag a pool lounger.

Marquis Los Cabos

  • 5-Star Resort in San Jose del Cabo
  • Eco-Friendly Practices
  • TripAdvisor: 4.5 bubble rating 4,711 reviews
  • Rates from $678 USD (Nov 2023)

Iberostar Grand Paraiso

Riviera Maya

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Iberostar Grand Paraiso

Award-winning Iberostar Grand Paraiso is an oasis of comfort and tranquility located on one of Mexico’s most stunning coastlines.

This resort excels in providing spacious and luxurious suites (with butler service in select rooms), an innovative nature-driven wellness philosophy, and healthful local and and international dining options across five themed restaurants and two buffets.

Iberostar Grand Paraiso offers a wealth of activities and amenities to keep you busy and entertained during your stay, including full-service spa, health club, scuba diving, windsurfing, kayaking, bike and eco tours, a casino, nightclub, live entertainment, and even an onsite 18-hole golf course (unlimited golf packages available).

Best For Those seeking a chill and low-key vibe with a wide mix ages, as well as wellness-minded couples and individuals.

What’s Included Food and beverages at 5 restaurants, a variety of activities and entertainment, and more.

There by Air 30-minute drive from Cancun Int’l Airport (CUN).

Iberostar Grand Paraiso

  • 5-Star Resort near Playa del Carmen
  • Wave of Change, EarthCheck, UNESCO Sustainable Travel
  • TripAdvisor: 5 bubble rating 9,510 reviews
  • Rates from $618 USD (Nov 2023)

Privilege Aluxes

Isla Mujeres

island beach resort
Privilege Aluxes Isla Mujeres

The sole island pick on our list, Privilege Aluxes on stunning Isla Mujeres offers the best of an all-inclusive luxury resort stay married with local island character.

If you’re looking for a sargassum-free Caribbean stay a short walk away from one of Mexico’s best beaches—for your wedding, honeymoon, or unforgettable tropical vacation—it’s hard to beat Privilege Aluxes.

This five-star resort features a variety of room options, including their signature suites with private rooftop pool and Caribbean views.

One of the best adults-only all-inclusive resorts in Mexico for visitors looking for a different than the typical mainland resort stay.

Best For Vacationers look for a super relaxed, small resort vibe with luxury touches and a short walk to some of Mexico’s best beaches.

What’s Included The optional all-inclusive room rate adds food and beverages at 3 onsite restaurants and 2 bars, and more.

There by Air 75-minute transfer from Cancun Int’l Airport (CUN) (with ferry to Isla Mujeres).

Privilege Aluxes

  • 5-Star Resort on Isla Mujeres
  • Eco-Friendly Practices
  • TripAdvisor: 4.5 bubble rating 4,439 reviews
  • Rates from $297 USD (Nov 2023)

Secrets Huatulco

Huatulco

best adults only all inclusive Mexico resorts
Secrets Huatulco Resort & Spa

Last on our list of very best adults-only all-inclusive resorts in Mexico is stunning Secrets Huatulco Resort & Spa offering everything you could ever want in a beach stay along the spectacular shores of Oaxaca State.

Mouthwatering food, oodles of activities and nightly entertainment, and comfortable and artfully-designed guest rooms await visitors in this tropical beachfront paradise.

Six great restaurants, six bars (including beach bar and poolside bar), full-service spa, nightclub, fitness center, and a ton more amenities await.

Best For Honeymooning and jet-setting couples looking for a fun, yet relaxed and laid back vibe will feel right at home here.

What’s Included A la carte meals, snacks, and beverages at 6 restaurants and 6 bars, in-room minibar, onsite activities and facilities, and more.

There by Air 20-minute transfer from Bahias de Huatulco Intl. Airport (HUX).

Secrets Huatulco

  • 4.5-Star Resort in Huatulco (Oaxaca)
  • Rainforest Alliance Certified
  • TripAdvisor: 4.5 bubble rating 7,754 reviews
  • Rates from $829 USD (Nov 2023)

Important Tips for Booking All-Inclusive Resorts in Mexico

riviera maya, Spencer Watson / Unsplash

When booking adults-only all-inclusive resorts in Mexico (or all-inclusives anywhere, for that matter) make sure you understand what’s included and what’s not included. For example, tours and childcare sometimes require additional fees.

We’ve provided a general idea of what’s included in each all-inclusive stay below — of course, this may differ from your experience as all-inclusive resorts are constantly updating and fine-tuning their services and amenities.

Also very much worth noting is that some of the very best adults-only all-inclusive resorts in Mexico require a minimum stay of 2+ nights (and often offer discounts for longer stays!).

If there aren’t rooms available for your dates then try adding an additional night or two and see what happens.

Mexico Adults-Only All-Inclusive Resorts Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

What is the best resort for couples in Mexico?

Mexico has no shortage of amazing resorts and hotels catering to couples! Secrets Resorts and LeBlanc Resorts are a couple of the best hotel brands geared towards romantic, adults-only vacations. Find out which ones are the very best across Mexico in our handcrafted guide.

What does “adults-only resort” mean in Mexico?

In Mexico, the term “adults only” generally means that you must be at least 18 years old to enter the resort. However, some adults-only all-inclusive resorts in Mexico allow guests 16 and older. Minors under this age are not allowed into the property, even if accompanied by an adult.

Final Thoughts

Lori and I love putting together these travel guides highlighting the very best stays from across the planet! And this bucket list of adults-only all-inclusive resorts in Mexico is certainly no exception.

Whether you’re planning your dream honeymoon in paradise or a sun-filled beach break with that special travel buddy in your life, there’s something that’s sure to make your getaway simply unforgettable here in this guide.

If you’ve enjoyed discovering the best adults-only all-inclusive resorts in Mexico with us, then be sure to share this list of bucket list escapes with your entire travel crew!

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