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What's included in all-inclusive resorts? Meals, drinks (alcoholic and non-alcoholic), and activities are typically included with your room price.

The 9 Best Adults-Only All-Inclusive Resorts in Mexico

The Mexican coastline’s white sand beaches, tropical jungles, and swaying palm trees make it perfect for adults-only vacations, where travelers can sip margaritas poolside or watch the waves from a comfy lounge chair. All-inclusive resorts take the guesswork out of vacation budgeting, leaving you with nothing to do but admire the dazzling sea and soak up the brilliant sun.

1. Pueblo Bonito Pacifica Resort & Spa

A private beach and excellent location just outside of downtown Cabo San Lucas mean your vacation can be as secluded or excitement-filled as you want it to be.

What’s included? All meals, snacks, and drinks are included, with 24-hour room service, ocean-view and beachfront dining, a pool bar and swim-up bar, and your own in-room minibar all covered. Complimentary beach and poolside lounge chairs keep you comfortable while you soak in the sun, and free beach yoga keeps you Zen.

More reasons to love it: You’ll be just steps from a private beach, so you can stroll alone for some private contemplation or with a sweetheart for a romantic walk.


2. Live Aqua Beach Resort Cancun

Don’t sacrifice luxury just because you want great nightlife—you can have it all at this invigorating resort in Cancun’s Hotel Zone.

What’s included? In addition to all food and beverages at eight dining venues and three bars, various relaxing recreational activities are also included, from swimming in seven pools to the use of fitness facilities. Umbrellas, towels, and lounge chairs for both the pools and the beach are included, too.

More reasons to love it: Night owls will love this resort’s late-night dinners and drinks: most restaurants serve until at least 10:00pm, and there are two bars open until 1:00am. Twenty-four-hour room service takes care of the rest.


3. Secrets The Vine Cancun

This 5-star resort perfectly combines luxury and fun into a memorable vacation that will make you feel both adventurous and pampered.

What’s included? All food and beverages are included, and you can take your pick of interesting flavors like Asian and Argentinean, plus three bars. Water-loving guests, rejoice: Scuba-diving lessons and snorkeling are among the included activities. Landlubbers needn’t feel left out: Golf green fees at an 18-hole course are included.

More reasons to love it: Secrets The Vine Cancun is elegant without being stuffy. Sip and swirl at the wine cellar bar or sing along at the piano bar, which is open until 2:00am for late-night types.


4. Crown Paradise Golden Puerto Vallarta

Daytime or nighttime, you’ll always find something fun going on at this resort—even if it’s just a much-needed poolside lounge.

What’s included? All food and drinks are included—you’ll have seven restaurants, five bars, and 24-hour room service with an in-room minibar to choose from. Land activities and onsite entertainment are also included. And whether you love the beach or the pool, cabanas and lounge chairs are complimentary, and you’ll find bars in both spots.

More reasons to love it: Though this resort provides plenty of ways to tune out the world and relax, it’s also close to civilization: the cruise ship terminal and Marina Vallarta are just 15 minutes away by foot.


5. Luxury Bahia Principe Sian Kaan

This resort is nestled in the jungle south of Playa del Carmen and overflowing with adventure for singles and couples alike.

What’s included? All food and drinks are included, from buffet breakfast to the in-room minibar, and even around-the-clock room service. There’s a 24-hour café and wait service at the beach and pool, too. If you do want to get active, plenty of water activities are included, such as snorkeling and surfing, and you can dry out on land with Pilates class or a game of soccer.

More reasons to love it: Like a good adrenaline rush? Take a chance at the casino, belt out a tune at the karaoke bar, or go boogie boarding in the waves. Plus, there are tons of excursions available for a small extra fee.


6. Valentin Imperial Rivera Maya

Is there more to all-inclusive than swim-up bars and a private beach? If you’re looking for something different, this Playa del Carmen resort has what you need.

What’s included? All your food and beverages at eight restaurants and 11 bars—plus snacks and your minibar, too—are included. Get your blood pumping with land and water activities by day, then hit the beach bar and catch an onsite performance in the evening, all without dipping into your savings.

More reasons to love it: Craving unique flavors? There’s teppanyaki and sushi, lobster, French, Mediterranean, and Southeast Asian cuisine. Looking for adventurous activities? Pool and beach parties, darts, billiards tournaments, air rifle shooting, Latin dance classes, and more keep your vacation interesting.


7. Grand Oasis Sens

Your perfect holiday is one part fine dining, two parts exciting nightlife—and all at an affordable price. You’ve found your match.

What’s included? All your meals, snacks, and drinks are included, and you can choose from Italian, Mexican-Japanese fusion, and more, plus 11 bars. Included onsite activities like golf green fees, volleyball, and yoga keep you active—but beach cabanas for relaxing are also free.

More reasons to love it: Solo travelers, couples, and groups alike will enjoy sizzling evenings thanks to the Arabic belly dancing lounge, dining in the dark, a burlesque cabaret, and fire and drum shows.


8. Sandos Caracol Select Club

If you want to stay in your swimsuit all day, this Playa Del Carmen resort will suit you just fine.

What’s included? Food and both alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks are included, as well as all non-motorized water sports and land activities. Theme parties and other live entertainment are included, plus access to the nightclub. Room amenities like free 24-hour room service and a complimentary minibar make it tempting to stay in.

More reasons to love it: Tree-shaded swimming holes, plenty of poolside loungers, a swim-up bar, complimentary water park access, and palm-lined beaches: If you love the water, you’ve found your new favorite resort.


9. Paradisus Playa del Carmen La Perla

Grab a piña colada at the beach bar and watch your worries dissolve at this oasis near the ocean in Playa Del Carmen.

What’s included? All food and beverages are included—in addition to 24-hour room service and a fully stocked minibar, there are 16 bars and interesting dining options like Indian, Latin American, and Asian fusion. Relax at meditation and yoga classes, then learn something new at classes ranging from cooking to dancing to Pilates, all for free.

More reasons to love it: Did we mention all those bars? This is a great resort if you like to relax with a cocktail. There are specialty tequila, sake, and wine bars, four swim-up bars, and even complimentary bartending classes. Cheers!