The 11 Top-Rated All-Inclusive Adults-Only Resorts in Playa del Carmen

Just imagine a pristine white sand beach, the clear blue waters of the Caribbean, all-you-can-eat gourmet restaurants at your fingertips, and absolutely no kids in sight.

That’s exactly what you can get when you book a night…or 6…at one of these incredible all-inclusive resorts that are also all adults-only located in the heart of Playa del Carmen in the state of Quintana Roo, Mexico.

With so many incredible things to do on the Yucatan Peninsula, you might be tempted to visit cenotes and Tulum’s famous ruins, try your hand at a few watersports, or go on a cultural tour to learn more about the Mayans. While many of these resorts offer guided tours and excursions, from the moment you check in, you might be tempted not to leave.

These resorts are all perfect for a romantic getaway, a solo refresh, or a vacation with friends. In general, all properties come equipped with free Wi-Fi, in-room minibars, fresh linens and towels, and room service. Whoever you choose to travel with, we’re sure you’re going to love these 11 top-rated all-inclusive adults-only resorts in Playa del Carmen.

Let’s dive right in!


1. Hotel Xcaret Arte

This All Parks All Fun hotel will leave you in awe from the moment you step foot on the property. The elegant design and happy-to-help concierge service will leave you feeling like a celebrity all vacation long.

This is one of the best adults-only, all-inclusive hotels in Playa del Carmen. Their unique location will give you incredible jungle vibes, making you feel like you’re a lot further away from everything than Playa del Carmen. For a true retreat, you’ll love Hotel Xcaret Arte.

Top Amenities at Hotel Xcaret Arte Include:

  • 9 On-Site Restaurants
  • Pet-Friendly Rooms
  • Full-Service Spa Offering Massages and Facials
  • Nightclub/DJ
  • 1 Outdoor Swimming Pool with Swim-Up Bar

Check availability for Hotel Xcaret Arte to book your next all-inclusive adults-only getaway.


2. Secrets Maroma Beach Riviera Cancun

Located just north of Playa del Carmen, on the way to Cancun, but not quite that far north, sits an incredible resort that’s adults-only and all-inclusive. While the location might seem inconvenient, that’s actually what guests love the most. This oceanfront resort sits on a private beach with absolutely nothing surrounding it. You won’t have to worry about thru-traffic or guests from other hotels using your beach.

This property has been awarded AAA 5 Diamond Award, so you know it’s going to be something special.

Top Amenities at Secrets Maroma Beach Riviera Cancun Include:

  • 9 On-Site Dining Options
  • Infinity Pool
  • Spa & Fitness Center
  • Wide Range of Activities
  • Nightlife Entertainment

Check availability for Secrets Maroma Beach Riviera Cancun to discover this spectacular resort.


3. La Casa de la Playa by Xcaret

This artistically designed property certainly won’t leave you feeling you’re staying in a stereotypical resort. Instead, you’ll feel like you’ve entered a boutique hotel in Mexican paradise. All named “wellness” rooms, each guest room at La Casa de la Playa comes with a private balcony with a private pool. Some rooms even have additional private hot tubs.

This luxury resort is certainly a memorable one. The decor, the privacy, and the romantic ocean views all come together incredibly at this resort.

Top Amenities at La Casa de la Playa Include:

  • 4 On-Site Restaurants
  • Pet-Friendly Rooms
  • Rooftop Pool
  • Full-Service Spa
  • Variety of Entertainment Options

Check availability for La Casa de la Playa to book your next stay at a luxury Playa del Carmen resort.


4. Palafitos Overwater Bungalows at El Dorado Maroma

For a completely unique experience, head to Palafitos Overwater Bungalows. These bungalows are ones that are usually associated with the Maldives or Fiji, but now you can enjoy them in Mexico!

Each room is directly over the Caribbean Sea, giving you the easy access possible to the water. That takes the beachfront to a whole new level! Given the fact that each room is its own bungalow instead of a room in a shared building, you get optimal privacy.

Top Amenities at Palafitos Overwater Bungalows Include:

  • Overwater Grill & Wine Bar
  • Pet-Friendly Rooms
  • 3 Swimming Pools
  • Water Sports (Kayaking, Snorkeling, Diving)
  • Spa & Fitness Center

Check availability for Palafitos Overwater Bungalows to book your next all-inclusive adventure.


5. Royal Hideaway Playacar

Welcome to luxury at Royal Hideaway Playacar! Located in the heart of town, you’ll feel like royalty from the moment you check in. At this Riviera Maya resort, you’ll be able to enjoy a pristine beach, swim in the Caribbean Sea, or indulge in the all-inclusive amenities.

This location is perfect for those who would like to have easy access to Playa del Carmen itself. Downtown is just minutes away so it’s a quick and easy outing to go shopping, sightseeing, or to grab a bite to eat at a local spot.

Top Amenities at Royal Hideaway Playacar Include:

  • 6 On-Site Dining Options
  • Infinity Pool
  • Spa & Fitness Center
  • Live Music & Performances
  • Tennis Court

Check availability for Royal Hideaway Playacar to book your next all-inclusive adults-only getaway.


6. Hilton Playa del Carmen

Located within walking distance from the famous Fifth Avenue, the Hilton Playa del Carmen is in the heart of downtown Playa del Carmen. You won’t need a taxi or shuttle service to get you to and from town; the Hilton is just steps away from Avenida Quinta (5th Avenue).

Although, it’ll certainly be tempting not to leave the resort during your stay. As an adults-only resort, you’ll be able to relax and unwind with your kids (and everyone else’s kids) all at home. Given the large variety in their on-site restaurants and entertainment options included with your all-inclusive stay, you’ll have everything you need right at your fingertips.

Top Amenities at the Hilton Include:

  • 7 On-Site Restaurants
  • Full-Service Spa
  • Variety of Activities
  • 1 Swimming Pool
  • Daily Entertainment

Check availability for the Hilton to book your next exclusive stay in Quintana Roo.


7. The Reef 28

While not beachfront like the other options on this list, Reef 28 is a great option for those who would prefer great views and a central location. Just a short walk away from the sea, the rooftop pool boasts incredible views of the Yucatan Peninsula.

At this all-inclusive adults-only resort, every room is a suite. The all-suite style means no matter which room you opt for, you know it’s going to be a great one.

Top Amenities at The Reef 28 Include:

  • 4 On-Site Dining Options
  • 2 Swimming Pools
  • Spa & Fitness Center
  • City & Beach Views
  • Private Balconies

Check availability for The Reef 28 to book your next adults-only getaway with stunning views.


8. Wyndham Alltra Playa del Carmen

At this 4-star resort, you’ll have everything you need for a comfortable and memorable stay on the Riviera Maya. Situated right on the beach in Playa del Carmen, you’ll get the best of both worlds with the city all around you, but the sand is just steps away.

At this all-inclusive hotel, get ready to unwind and relax, either in the full-service spa or by taking advantage of all the resort’s amenities.

Top Amenities at Wyndham Alltra Include:

  • 7 On-Site Restaurants
  • 2 Swimming Pools
  • Daily Entertainment
  • Full-Service Spa
  • Rooms for 1-4 People

Check availability for Wyndham Alltra to book your next luxurious Caribbean spa break.


9. The Yucatan Resort Playa del Carmen

Also located downtown, The Yucatan Resort is a 5-minute walk from the beach. As a 5-star resort, you know you’ll be treated well and have an over-the-top experience during your stay. Although offering an all-inclusive experience, this resort can’t be compared to what might first come to mind. Here, you’ll have the feeling of staying at a one-of-a-kind boutique hotel.

This resort is one that’s sure to exceed your expectations, giving you a Mexican vacation to remember.

Top Amenities at The Yucatan Resort Include:

  • 2 On-Site Dining Options
  • 1 Rooftop Swimming Pool
  • Spa & Fitness Center
  • 24-Hour Room Service
  • Nightclub/DJ

Check availability for The Yucatan Resort to book your next all-inclusive getaway.


10. Platinum Yucatan Princess

Located just north up the coast from downtown Playa del Carmen, you’ll love your tranquil stay at Platinum Yucatan Princess. Although not far away from the action of the center, this resort is located in a jungle oasis, leaving you surrounded by green trees, white sand, and clear blue water.

With all-suite rooms, you can’t go wrong with whatever option you go with at Platinum Yucatan Princess.

Top Amenities at Platinum Yucatan Princess Include:

  • 5 On-Site Restaurants
  • Outdoor Swimming Pool
  • Nightly Entertainment
  • Wellness Center
  • Tennis Court

Check availability for Platinum Yucatan Princess to book your next jungle escape.


11. Paradisus La Perla

Just steps away from the world’s second-largest coral reef, you’ll love your Caribbean getaway to Paradisus La Perla. Everything about this resort is spacious. From the giant swimming pool to the large rooms, you’ll have plenty of room to get some privacy while still enjoying the all-inclusive amenities.

Located just a short distance away from downtown, you could choose to spend your entire holiday enjoying all that Playa del Carmen has to offer or stay put at this incredible resort.

Top Amenities at Paradisus La Perla Include:

  • 21 On-Site Dining Options
  • Rooms for 1-6 People
  • Swim-Up Bar
  • Variety of Watersports
  • Full-Service Spa

Check availability for Paradisus La Perla to book your next all-inclusive adults-only adventure.


Enjoy These Adults-only Hotels in Playa del Carmen

Playa del Carmen is famous for being home to some of the most lavish hotels in Mexico, but if you’re traveling without kids, an adults-only option might be what you’re looking for. With this, you’re ready to enjoy an incredible all-inclusive adults-only stay in Playa del Carmen.

All that’s left is for you to choose the resort that’s perfect for you!