Sultry in the Sun: All-Inclusive Resorts in Mexico for Adults Only

By Natalia Kvitek,

Honeymooners and couples looking to rekindle the spark are all invited to explore what it means to take your holiday in Mexico to the next level — booking a stay at an all-inclusive resort for adults only. Satiate all your cravings for infinite sunshine, tacos, cold brews, and tropical cocktails in every color of the rainbow.

With that mental image now perfectly painted, we’ve handpicked some of the sultriest properties just south of the border to entice you into a bit of indulging.

 

These are our favorite all-inclusive resorts in Mexico for adults only

Sun Palace

Cancun All-Inclusive, Adults Only

Sun Palace Adults-Only resort Cancun guest suite

Is your daily reality getting the best of you? Remember there is life beyond your office cubicle– live your best life at the Sun Palace Cancun. The exclusively adults-only resort will bring that light straight back into your eyes as you indulge yourself — a bit of surf & turf poolside while enjoying umbrella-topped premium alcoholic beverages including Grey Goose and Tanqueray will cure any woes. Inside your spacious room, you’ll find opulent amenities like double whirlpool tubs. Slip into your bathrobe and slippers for some primping and priming in the bathroom using included amenities like CHI hair products and flat iron. 

Book tours that take you beyond resort life to uncover ancient Mayan civilization at Chichen Itza, sailing to Isla Mujeres or snorkeling in a mangrove jungle. Or simply savor the moments of doing nothing more than enjoying the view of the Caribbean from the comfort of your sun lounger at any of the three infinity pools. 

Adults-Only Fun in the Sun!

Sun Palace Adults-Only resort Cancun pool and beach

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Valentin Imperial Riviera Maya

Playa Del Carmen All-Inclusive, Adults Only

Valentin Imperial Riviera Maya Adults-only resort Mexico guest room

Everybody deserves a once in a lifetime luxury vacation — whether it’s your honeymoon, your 50th birthday, your 50th wedding anniversary or a celebration of the end of your marriage, the lavish Valentin Imperial Riviera Maya delivers a life-changing experience. The five-star adults-only resort is a grown-up playground where you can swim straight from your room into the lazy river followed up by the swim up bar — no shoes required! 

Awaken your inner child by ordering dessert to start at any of the eight on-site restaurants ranging from Mexican to Japanese, Italian and plenty in between. Other memorable vacation moments can include taking up Latin dance, tequila tasting with the pros or dance your heart out in your bathing suit at a pool party.

Adults-Only Fun in the Sun!

Valentin Imperial Riviera Maya Adults-only resort Playa del Carmen pool

 

Secrets Aura Cozumel Grand Resort

Cozumel All-Inclusive, Adults Only

Secrets Aura Cozumel Grand Resort Cozumel adults-only resort

When a resort goes as far as to trademark the term ‘Unlimited luxury,’ you can expect it to apply to every aspect of your stay, as showcased by Secrets Aura Cozumel. The adults-only resort is the only one on the island of Cozumel. Included in your stay is access to some top-shelf drinks, food at 11 restaurants, a private sunset dinner on the docks, four swimming pools,  and a white sand beach that leads into some awe-inspiring snorkeling. You’ll run out of fingers to count your blessings. 

While the room concept here is decadently all-suites for everyone, an upgrade can get you your own private rooftop swimming pool with an ocean view. The adults-only resort is also home to a spa and activities galore– kayaks, live open-air shows, and hobie cats are just a few options among the offerings.

Adults-Only Fun in the Sun!

Secrets Aura Cozumel Grand Resort Cozumel adults-only resort pool

 

Zoëtry Paraíso de la Bonita Riviera Maya

Riviera Maya All-Inclusive, Adults Only

Zoëtry Paraíso de la Bonita Riviera Maya Riviera Maya adults-only resort private terrace

If you’ve been hitting the snooze button repeatedly every morning, a vacation is calling. If you’ve been mixing up your kids’ names, a vacation is screaming your name. For a chance at some rest and relaxation, the Zoëtry Paraíso de la Bonita Riviera Maya will tick all the boxes on your list. Marble bathrooms? Check. Oceanfront suites? Check. Unlimited food and drink? Check and check.

If you’ve never stretched out on a Catamaran with the waves tickling you through the net while the sun sets, you deserve to. If you’ve never golfed with a view of the Caribbean sea, you must. With limitless possibilities for whatever mode of relaxation suits you best, including a yoga center and spa, your batteries will be fully recharged as soon as your toes test the swimming pool water with an ice cold beer in hand.

Adults-Only Fun in the Sun!

Zoëtry Paraíso de la Bonita Riviera Maya Riviera Maya adults-only resort beach

 

Villa Premiere Boutique Hotel

Puerto Vallarta All-Inclusive, Adults Only

Villa Premiere Boutique Hotel Adults-only resort Puerto Vallarta

If the last time you locked eyes was in a battle over the last chip while watching TV, we are here to intervene. Relationship rescue 101 says an adults-only getaway guarantees plenty of eye lock moments over sunset cocktails. The Villa Premiere Boutique Hotel in Puerto Vallarta is the perfect relationship counselor. Who wouldn’t fall back in love when bubbling away in your rooftop terrace hot tub with a view of the ocean?

You’ll be walking distance to the Malecon and strolling about, holding hands like a pair of teenagers down the boardwalk night after night. Puerto Vallarta is known for its art and culture scene and an abundance of bars and clubs if you’re looking to keep your days and nights packed with activity. If food is the way to your heart, the hotel offers an all-inclusive meal package for their three onsite restaurants. Further amenities include an infinity pool with drink service with that Facebook cover photo panoramic view looking out onto the Pacific Ocean. 

Adults-Only Fun in the Sun!

Villa Premiere Boutique Hotel Adults-only resort Puerto Vallarta pool

 

Hotel Mousai

Quiet time in Puerto Vallarta

Hotel Mousai Puerto Vallarta adults-only resort guest suite

Perched on a hill overlooking the Banderas Bay, the Hotel Mousai is a lavish, adults-only experience nearby charming Puerto Vallarta. We spy a setting made for honeymooners and canoodlers as the suites seem to be designed for those looking to maximize on private time; furnished terraces with sweeping views of the bay are decked out with hammocks and gold-tiled plunge pools ensuring you never miss out on the endless sun. If you decide it’s time to leave the lock of your lover’s embrace, the rooftop infinity pool or private beach with loungers are the perfect place to indulge in some unlimited cocktails and gourmet snacks.

Meals at any of the five onsite restaurants are included and with tantalizing choices of Japanese and innovative Mexican among others, the hotel goes beyond the resort standard buffets by miles. With a host of activities including the likes of snorkeling, jungle hiking tours, and yoga on your choice of beach, mountain deck or down by the river, you’ll have a hard time finding any logic to leaving at the end of your trip. 

Adults-Only Fun in the Sun!

Hotel Mousai Puerto Vallarta adults-only resort rooftop pool

 

Villa La Estancia Riviera Nayarit

Reclining out in your Puerto Vallarta Hacienda

Villa La Estancia Riviera Nayarit Puerto Vallarta adults-only resort

Just a bit northwest of Puerto Vallarta but sharing the same sparkling views of the Banderas Bay, Villa La Estancia Riviera Nayarit is far from the stresses of everyday life. It’s practically impossible to remain immune to the hypnotic relaxation of the resort where your days are filled with spa treatments aimed to detox or rejuvenate, cocktails served from the swim up bar at the unbelievable two-story pool.

Rooms are decorated in either a classic hacienda or colonial style. Overlook the ocean or the lush gardens from your balcony or terrace and dive into the L’Occitane bath products (best enjoyed in the whirlpool bathtub). Meals can be taken at either the poolside grill or Mexican steakhouse onsite or wander over to the sister property for a taste of Italy or to try out the locally-inspired ceviche. You’ll find that inner zen quicker than a year’s worth of meditation instruction.

Adults-Only Fun in the Sun!

Villa La Estancia Riviera Nayarit  Puerto Vallarta adults-only resort private plunge pool

Which resort is the vacation of your dreams?

— All photos from trivago.