best resorts with pool tulum mexico

Tulum is home to many beautiful resorts, so if you search for a resort-type of vacation, you are heading to the right place! Resorts in Tulum are accessible to every budget: from the most famous and pricey Grand Bahia Principe Tulum all inclusive resort to more accessible resorts in Tulum town, you will find for sure the hotel that will steal your heart.

In these kinds of resorts you will be able to relax yourself in beautiful pools and get massages in the resort’s spa, unwind in your luxury room and and enjoy the beauties of Riviera Maya. Many resorts aren’t located in Tulum Centro (even if you will find two of them in our list), but in Akumal or Coba, half way from Cancun.

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Check out our list of the best resorts and hotels in Tulum, Mexico, and start organizing your stay!

Why choose a resort for your stay in Tulum, Riviera Maya?

Enjoy your private room in all relax

Resorts are known for being the best place to relax and unwind. So, if you are planning to travel to Mexico and you want to be as calm as the Caribbean sea, make sure to book a room or a suite in a resort on the beach. You will have to check the availability and plan your travel a bit beforehand, but you will enjoy all the benefits as soon as you arrive in Cancun airport. Moreover you will have many features, such as room service, a private pool and great food from the hotel’s restaurant at any time of day and night.  

Pools and beach at a few steps

Beaches in Mexico, and especially in Riviera Maya, are most probably the most beautiful you will see in your life. But don’t worry: if you are not a fan of the sea, these great resorts have incredible pools in their gardens for their guests. So yeah, you will have free access to the pool and the beach club, which is the best way to start your day without stress. 

The perfect amenities for your family and kids

It’s true that there are a few hotels or resorts for adults only, but most of them will be happy to have you, your family and your kids as guests. They will think about anything: from specific food for kids at their restaurants to nanny services, from a playground to tours for you and your family around Riviera Maya. If you have a four-legged friend, they will also offer him or her exclusive services in specific rooms and they will provide you a dog sitting service if you can’t bring your pet with you during a tour, for example. 

Our reviews on the 12 best all inclusive resorts in Tulum

Most probably you’ve already read some resort reviews on Expedia, but wait: what’s better than an honest list of resorts and hotels all around Riviera Maya made by people who actually live in Tulum? Check out our favorites and discover the hidden pearl to book for your stay. You will find the resorts divided per area in geographical order, so the first one will be the northernmost and the last the southernmost (check out this article to have a better idea about Tulum’s neighborhood). Ready to book the room of your dreams and feel like you are in your best dreams?

Between Cancun and Tulum: the best resorts of Riviera Maya

If you are not sure whether to choose between Cancun and Tulum, these following resorts will be the perfect choice for you. They look like the resorts you saw in movies and they will offer you any service and amenities you will need. Most of them don’t host only adults guests, but families. They have incredible pools, rooms with views on the beach and beach clubs to sunbathe and sip great cocktails. They are also close to Akumal, where you will be able to snorkel with turtles and admire the coral reef.

UNICO 20°N 87°W - Riviera Maya

This all inclusive resort located between Akumal and Puerto Aventuras has all you can imagine! Its suites have a great view on the beach, with a private terrace, a huge pool with sunbeds and a bar, an incredible restaurant serving both food from Mexico and international, a spa and all the features you can dream of. The price per night can be pretty high, but you will have it all included and if you want to have a carefree stay, that’s what you should book! 

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“Brunch In An All Inclusive Resort”

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“The Beach In Front Of The Resorts”

Grand Bahia Principe Tulum

Grand Bahia Principe Tulum has for sure many guests per year and it’s the most popular resort in Riviera Maya. With other resorts located all over Yucatan, for example the one in Coba, this place offers you rooms with a retro vibe compared to UNICO, but with all the features you can need during your travel. Their Maya’s inspired spa and the outdoor playground in one of the pools make this property unique. We are sure your kids will enjoy it! 

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Dreams Tulum Resort & Spa

Located much closer to Tulum than the other two resorts, this all inclusive property will offer you luxury rooms and suites at a reasonable price. They have a spa merged in nature where you will be able to get relaxing massages and a great breakfast buffet in their restaurants to start your morning with delicious and fresh food. They have a pool just next to the beach: I can already see you relaxing under the sun eating some delicious Mexican food! 

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Tulum Beach: the best all inclusive resorts

If you decide to spend your stay in Tulum, but you don’t want to give up on service, comfort and proximity to the beach, here you go with our top 7 resorts and hotels in Tulum beach with the best amenities to spend an unforgettable stay. 

Kore Tulum Retreat and Spa Resort

This resort is among the cheapest for the quality they offer and their location. North of Tulum, it’s the perfect getaway to have a relaxing stay close to Tulum town. In fact from here you will be able to reach Tulum beach with all the clubs and the restaurants, but still relax in your private beach and pool during the day. 

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Habitas Tulum

Habitas Tulum offers a Tulum style hotel, with design rooms, a great restaurant and many spiritual and spa events, like meditation and yoga. They also feature a beautiful pool with a view on the beach and many services to make your stay just perfect. Make sure to check their availability before you travel to Mexico: they are usually booked! 

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“Modern Architecture Resort”

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“Enjoying The Horizon”

Azulik Resort

Azulik Resort has an outstanding design that will make you feel free from any kind of stress. It is definitely among the most famous luxury hotels for adults in the Tulum area. What do we love about it? Its beach club, its proximity to Sian Ka’an lagoon and the availability of its staff. Check if it’s free and don’t hesitate to book it if you love its architecture like us!

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Amansala Resort | Yoga, Wellness Retreats & Spa

Amansala is definitely a place where you will be able to connect with other guests during activities like yoga, meditation and many other events. Luxury as the other resorts, and adults oriented, this place will make you reconnect with your inner self and forget about the stress and negativity. Check its reviews on Expedia and especially if it’s free on the dates you will travel to Mexico.

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Ahau Tulum

Famous for the great art installation just at its entrance, Ahau is one of the perfect places to spend your stay in Tulum. You will fall in love with the food of its restaurants and the possibility of eating it at their beach club. Their rooms look gorgeous and you will have the feeling of being in small cabanas in Tulum’s jungle: sounds exciting, doesn’t it?  

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“The Blue Sea In Tulum”

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“Some Resorts Have Also A Cenote”


We love Nômade Tulum! With a gitan inspired style, you will set your soul free and enjoy your stay to the maximum. They have beautiful rooms and amenities, but do you want to know what we like the most about it? Their restaurants and the crazy parties they make in their beach club: definitely something you shouldn’t miss during your stay. 

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Gramercy Tulum

Gramercy Tulum is really close to Sian Ka’an lagoon and you will be able to easily travel to it. With its luxury vibe, it has nothing to envy to resorts in Akumal or Cancun. With really great reviews on Expedia, you will most probably book it for the incredible features it offers to its guests: lovely rooms, a beachfront restaurant and double sunbeds to relax at the beach with your partner. 

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Take Advantage Of Free Concierge Service

As excellent to explore Tulum and its surroundings alone, you may need help figuring out where to start. To make the most of your money and time, contact Virginia and Kelly - two incredible Mexican girls living in Tulum for more than 15 years. They're familiar with the ins & outs of the Tulum town and hotel zone like the back of their hand! 

Since we arrived in Tulum 2 years ago, many adventures wouldn’t have been possible without their help - they know literally everybody in Tulum and can perfectly organize every moment of your stay. Get the best tables, skip queues and get on the guest list of the coolest places in Tulum - this’s only the beginning! 

They are ready to offer you guys FREE concierge service in Tulum for the time of your stay: take advantage of it, contact them on Whatsapp and live the best experience!

“Virginia Will Transform You In A Tulum Insider”

Tulum Centro: the best resorts with pool

If you want to enjoy Tulum Centro, but still have the privacy and the calm only a resort can offer you, check out our two picks for this area: you will not be disappointed! 

Hotel Bardo

Hotel Bardo offers great rooms, a few of them with a small private pool at the feet of the bed on the terrace. But more than this, it’s also a great spot for digital nomads for its great wifi. They have a big pool in their garden where you will be able to eat delicious food from their restaurants: you will feel at a beach club, without being at the beach. If you want to spend your vacation in Tulum Centro, this is the place we would recommend you. 

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“Cabins Are Very Popular In Tulum”

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“Food Is Just Incredible At The Resorts”

Jungle Keva Tulum Villa/ Lodges & Venue

We love the unique design of this hotel and all the peace it gives to you. Jungle Keva is a small paradise in Tulum Centro: perfect to resource yourself, but being constantly connected with the lively Tulum town. We love their food and its architecture!

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The End! We hope our list of all inclusive resorts in Tulum and Riviera Maya helped you out during the organization of your stay. Don’t forget to share your experience in these resorts with other travelers down below: we will be happy to read your opinions!

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