As you likely already know, Mexico is home to some of the finest beaches in the world, and those beaches are also dotted with some of the finest resorts in the world. In truth, you could probably throw a dart at a map of Mexico and find an amazing place to stay for a beach vacation.
But, why leave something as awesome as a Mexican beach vacation up to chance? That’s why we’ve decided to collect a list of the 20 best beach resorts in all of Mexico!
No matter what kind of experience you’re looking for, you’re sure to find it here. There are first-class resorts that cater to the vacationing family, offering a litany of amazing activities. There are also those that cater to the vacationing couple or honeymooners, offering romance and seclusion in spades.
A vacation on the beaches of Mexico is something that every traveler should experience at least once in their lives. They’re not just great Mexican resorts; they’re some of the best resorts in the world.
1. Hotel Riu Emerald Bay
Towering above a beautiful stretch of sand in Mazatlan, this resort is perfect for vacationing foodies due to its first-class restaurants featuring fare from around the world.
2. Royal Resort Playa del Carmen
There are few better places to enjoy the Caribbean coast of Mexico than at this beautiful resort with gorgeous suites.
3. Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit
From the grounds to the spa, this resort in Riviera Nayarit places an emphasis on providing vacationers with a relaxing and tranquil experience.
4. Viceroy Riviera Maya
Situated on a beautiful stretch of Playa del Carmen, this ultra luxurious resort promises a romantic vacation for those who stay there.
5. Hyatt Ziva Puerto Vallarta
The seclusion of this first-class Mexican beach resort makes it perfect for the vacationing couple or honeymooners.
6. Iberostar Cancun
Iberostar is known the world over for the luxury and quality of its resorts, and its property in Cancun is a stunning testament to why this is the case.
7. Las Ventanas al Paraiso
Blending in perfectly with the surroundings, this stunning San Jose del Cabo resort places an emphasis on providing guests with an incomparable experience.
8. Pueblo Bonito Mazatlan
When you’re heading to Mazatlan and you want the best, then this is the highest-rated resort in the area. Hands down.
9. Cozumel Palace
Located right near the downtown section of San Miguel, there’s plenty of entertainment to be had at this high-end Mexico beach resort.
10. Sun Palace
Located on the Nichupte Lagoon, this resort features guestrooms with private balconies that allow vacationers to really soak in the beauty of the surroundings.
11. El Cid Castilla Beach Hotel
Another stunning resort located in Mazatlan, this resort is perfect for the vacationing family due to the sheer number of activities it offers.
12. Le Blanc Spa Resort
This Cabo San Lucas resort isn’t just one of the best resorts in Mexico; it’s one of the best in the world.
13. Live Aqua Cancun
When you’re looking for contemporary accommodations in the party paradise of Cancun, looking no further than this beautiful resort.
14. Velas Vallarta Suite Resort
With the 18-hole golf course at this resort offering views of the water and the Sierra Madre Mountains, this resort has beauty in spades.
15. St. Regis Punta Mita
St. Regis is one of the biggest names in the luxury hotel and resort market, and their property in Punta Mita proves why this is the case.
16. Resort at Pedregal
This stunning resort, which is literally carved into the side of a cliff, is as beautiful to look at as it is luxurious.
17. Generations Riviera Maya
If you want to have a really awesome time while you’re staying at this resort, then be sure to book one of the swim-in / swim-out suites!
18. Secrets Maroma Beach Riviera
This is another stunning Mexico beach resort that offers plenty of seclusion and luxury for the vacationing couple or honeymooners.
19. Iberostar Grand Hotel Paraiso
Iberostar also accommodates travelers to Mexico who want to stay on the Caribbean side of the country. You’ll love this property!
20. Four Seasons Resort Punta Mita
When Condé Nast ranked the best resorts in all of Mexico for 2015, this beachside treasure came in at #1 on the list.