Secrets Akumal Riviera Maya

is ideally located in the heart of the Riviera Maya along the famed white-sand beaches and calm, clear waters of Akumal. This brand new, adults-only resort offersa truly magical Unlimited-Luxury® experience starting with 434 elegant suites, many with stunning ocean views, an expansive infinity pool along with 11 smaller pools, all located nearby the centuries-old Mayan sites of Tulum and Coba. Indulge in 24-hour room service, daily refreshed mini-bar, limitless gourmet dining and top-shelf spirits six à la carte restaurants, one international buffet, a café and a grill, six bars and lounges, pool and beach wait service, nightly entertainment and more. Spend a night out with the Sip, Savor & See Dining Experience at nearby sister properties or wind down with a specialty treatment at the exquisite Secrets Spa by Pevonia®.

Enjoy the natural beauty of Akumal – meaning “Place of Turtles” in Mayan – by snorkeling off the coast, visiting nearby underwater rivers, or simply basking on the pristine beach. A whole new world awaits at the all new Secrets Akumal Riviera Maya. – Idyllic. Striking. Nature.

The Unlimited-Luxury® experience includes:

  • Full breakfast, lunch, dinner and snacks each day
  • Unlimited natural fruit juices and soft drinks
  • Unlimited international and domestic top-shelf spirits
  • Spacious non-smoking rooms and suites, graciously appointed and luxuriously
  • equipped
  • Mini-bar refreshed daily with soft drinks, bottled water and beer
  • 24-hour room service
  • Pool and beach wait service
  • Endless daytime activities and live nightly entertainment
  • Theme parties, oceanfront bars and entertainment venues
  • No reservations at specialty restaurants
  • No wristbands required
  • All taxes and gratuities

Unlimited-Luxury® for all-adult romance.

Good to Know:

  • Located in the center of the Riviera Maya, just 20 minutes from famous Playa del
  • Carmen and 1 hour south of the Cancun International Airport
  • Nestled along the calm waters of Akumal Beach, awarded a 2014 TripAdvisor Travelers’
  • Choice Award for one of the “Top 10 Beaches in Mexico”
  • Expansive infinity pool with breathtaking views of the ocean, as well as 11 smaller pools
  • Providing swim-out access from select suites
  • Close to the area’s most unique sites including an authentic Mayan village and the
  • World’s largest underground river
  • All-suite resort featuring spectacular views, as well as ground floor suites with direct
  • Swim-out access to a pool from a private terrace
  • Ideal location for snorkeling, scuba diving, and sport fishing – the world’s second largest
  • Barrier reef sits just 150 meters off the resort’s beach
  • Akumal, “place of turtles” in Mayan, is home to one of the largest green sea turtle
  • Populations in Mexico
  • Over 8,100 square feet of dedicated meeting and function space
  • Nearby the centuries-old Mayan sites of Tulum and Coba

Location Information

Pure white sands, crystal-clear waters and warm tropical breezes promise a perfect paradise at Secrets Akumal.

Situated on the coast of the Yucatan Peninsula and just 1 hour from Cancun International Airport, this Unlimited-Luxury® haven is located on one of the most pristine beaches in Mexico.

Accommodation Amenities and Inclusions:

  • Private, furnished balcony or terrace
  • 1 king or two double beds
  • Armoire
  • Sofa
  • Jacuzzi for two in every room
  • Ceiling fan
  • Electronic safety deposit box (laptop size)
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Vanity mirror
  • Hair dryer
  • 24-hour room service
  • Night table with lamp
  • 42” satellite TV
  • DVD player
  • Concierge in every building
  • Mini-bar refreshed daily with soft drinks, bottled water and beer
  • Coffee machine/tea maker
  • Alarm clock with iPod dock
  • Complimentary WiFi with Unlimited Connectivity
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Electric voltage 110V

Room Category Descriptions

  • Junior Suite Tropical View
    • (544 sq. ft.)
    • In addition to the above amenities, the Junior Suite Tropical View offers stunning tropical views and partial ocean views, one king or two double beds, a full bathroom with Jacuzzi for two, separate shower, water closet and double vanities, and a private furnished balcony or terrace.
  • Junior Suite Partial Ocean View
    • (544 sq. ft.)
    • In addition to the above amenities, the Junior Suite Partial Ocean View offers stunning partial ocean views, one king or two double beds, a full bathroom with Jacuzzi for two, separate shower, water closet and double vanities, and a private furnished balcony or terrace.
  • Junior Suite Ocean View
    • (544 sq. ft.)
    • In addition to the above amenities, the Junior Suite Ocean View offers stunning ocean views, one king or two double beds, a full bathroom with Jacuzzi for two, separate shower, water closet and double vanities, and a private furnished balcony or terrace.
  • Junior Suite Swim-Out
    • (544 sq. ft.)
    • In addition to the above amenities, the Junior Suite Swim-Out offers pool and tropical garden views, one king-size bed, full bathroom with Jacuzzi for two, separate shower, water closet and double vanities, and a private furnished terrace with direct swim-out access.
All Preferred Club suites offer the following additional amenities and services:
  • Private Preferred Club Lounge
  • Preferred status and amenities
  • Concierge service
  • Daily continental breakfast service in the lounge
  • Afternoon hot and cold hors d’oeuvres
  • Exquisite desserts & fine liquors in the lounge
  • Pillow Menu
  • Complimentary newspaper in suite every day (English or Spanish)
  • Free internet access in-suite
  • Free computer access in Preferred Lounge
  • Upgraded mini-bar service
  • Upgraded bath amenities
 
  • Preferred Club Junior Suite Tropical View
    • (571.77 sq. ft.)
    • In addition to the above amenities, the Preferred Club Junior Suite Tropical View offers stunning tropical Views, one king-size bed, a full bathroom with Jacuzzi for two, separate shower, water closet and double vanities, and a private furnished balcony or terrace with plunge pool.
  • Preferred Club Junior Suite Ocean View
    • (571.77 sq. ft.)
    • In addition to the above amenities, the Preferred Club Junior Suite Ocean View offers breathtaking ocean views, one king-size bed or two double beds, full bathroom with Jacuzzi for two, separate shower, water closet and double vanities and private, furnished balcony or terrace with plunge pool.
  • Preferred Club Junior Suite Swim-Out 
    • (571.77 sq. ft.)
    • In addition to the above amenities, the Preferred Club Junior Suite Swim-Out offers pool and tropical views, one king-size bed, full bathroom with Jacuzzi for two, separate shower, water closet and double vanities, and a private furnished terrace with direct swim-out access.
  • Preferred Club Junior Suite Ocean Front
    • (571.77 sq. ft.)
    • In addition to the above amenities, the Preferred Club Junior Suite Ocean Front offers beautiful oceanfront views, one king-size bed, full bathroom with Jacuzzi for two, separate shower, water closet and double vanities, and private furnished balcony or terrace with plunge pool.
  • Preferred Club Junior Suite Ocean Front Swim-Out
    • (571.77 sq. ft.)
    • In addition to the above amenities, the Preferred Club Junior Suite Ocean Front Swim-Out offers oceanfront views, one king-size bed, full bathroom with Jacuzzi for two, separate shower, water closet and double vanities, and a private furnished terrace with direct swim-out access.
  • Romance Master Suite Ocean View
    • (1,280 sq. ft.)
    • In addition to the above amenities, the Romance Master Suite Ocean View offers ocean views, one king-size bed, walk-in closet, full bathroom with Jacuzzi for two, separate shower, water closet and double vanities, and a private furnished balcony or terrace with plunge pool.
  • Romance Master Suite Swimout
    • (1,280 sq. ft.)
    • In addition to the above amenities, the Romance Master Suite Swimout offers pool views, one king-size bed, walk-in closet, full bathroom with Jacuzzi for two, separate shower, water closet and double vanities, and a private furnished balcony or terrace with plunge pool.
  • Romance Master Suite Ocean Front
    • (1,280 sq. ft.)
    • In addition to the above amenities, the Romance Master Suite Ocean Front offers oceanfront views, one king-size bed, walk-in closet, full bathroom with Jacuzzi for two, separate shower, water closet and double vanities, and a private furnished balcony or terrace with plunge pool.
  • Presidential Suite
    • (3,570 sq. ft.)
    • In addition to the above amenities, the Presidential Suite offers spectacular oceanfront views, one king-size bed, desk, full bathroom with Jacuzzi for two, separate shower, water closet and double vanities, spacious living room with sofa and 42” flat screen satellite television, separate dining area and kitchenette with refrigerator refreshed daily.
 

Dining Options:

Offering nine dining options including six à la carte gourmet restaurants, a buffet, a café and a grill. No reservations are required. Gluten-free and vegetarian menu options are available. All restaurant openings rotate throughout the week. Number of restaurants open for each meal is dependent upon occupancy levels.
  • Market Café
    • Breakfast 7 a.m. – 11 a.m., Lunch 12:30 p.m. – 3 p.m.
    • A buffet-style international restaurant
    • Dress Code: Casual
  • El Patio
    • Dinner 6 p.m. – 11 p.m.
    • Savor Mexican à la carte cuisine in a traditional authentic ambience
    • Dress Code: Casual Elegance
  • Himitsu
    • Dinner 6 p.m. – 11 p.m.
    • Specializing in a fusion of Pan-Asian à la carte specialties
    • Teppanyaki and Tatami tables available
    • Dress Code: Casual Elegance
  • Portofino
    • Dinner 6 p.m. – 11 p.m.
    • Enjoy delectable Italian à la carte cuisine
    • Dress Code: Casual Elegance
  • Bordeaux
    • Dinner 6 p.m. – 11 p.m.
    • À la carte French cuisine in a romantic, elegant atmosphere
    • Dress Code: Casual Elegance
  • Seaside Grill
    • Lunch 11 a.m. – 5 p.m., Dinner 6:30 p.m. – 11 p.m.
    • Located pool side serving à la carte grilled specialties
    • Dress Code: Casual
  • Oceana
    • Dinner 6:30 p.m. – 11 p.m.
    • Fresh seafood presented in a quiet and romantic seaside setting
    • Dress Code: Casual
  • Coco Café
    • 8 a.m. – 10 p.m.
    • Enjoy premium coffee and snacks in a casual and relaxed atmosphere
    • Dress Code: Casual
  • Barefoot Grill
    • Lunch 12:30 p.m. – 4 p.m.
    • Enjoy light lunch specialties in a casual and relaxed outdoor setting
    • Dress Code: Casual
Dress Codes
  • Casual– Bermudas (long shorts or capri pants), sneakers/ tennis shoes or sandals. No sleeveless shirts for men. Women must wear a bathing suit wrap or cover-up.
  • Casual Elegance– Sneakers/ tennis shoes or dress sandals, dress shirts with short sleeves or collared shirts. No sleeveless shirts or flip-flops. Long pants required for men.
 

Bars

Offering 6 bars and lounges, serving top-shelf spirits and premium brand domestic and international beverages, ranging from swim-up to a music lounge.
  • Rendezvous
    • Lobby bar featuring chic furniture for lounging with a refreshing cocktail
    • Hours: 10 a.m. – 1 a.m.
  • Manatees
    • Relax with a refreshing cocktail at this swim-up pool bar
    • Hours: 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
  • Barracuda
    • Pool and beach bar offering signature cocktails
    • Hours: 9 a.m. – 6 p.m.
  • Desires Music Lounge
    • Contemporary music lounge featuring flat screen TVs, dance floor and DJ
    • Hours: 10 p.m. – 1 a.m.
  • Sugar Reef
    • Beach bar serving your favorite tropical cocktails
    • Hours: 5 p.m. – 11 p.m.
  • Showtime Bar
    • Sip your favorite cocktail while enjoying our night time entertainment
    • Hours: 6:30 p.m. – 10:30 p.m.

Indoor/Outdoor Activities

  • Golf nearby
  • Ping-Pong
  • Multi-purpose court (basketball, volleyball, etc.)
  • Beach volleyball
  • Euro-bungee
  • Archery
  • Yoga
  • Cocktail classes
  • Dance lessons
  • Football

Water Sports

  • Snorkel
  • Sailing
  • Water aerobics
  • Pool volleyball
  • Water polo
  • Hobie cats
  • Scuba diving*
  • Deep sea fishing*
  • Sport fishing*
  • Windsurfing
*Additional charges may apply.

Secrets Spa by Pevonia®

Hours: 8 a.m. – 8 p.m. For guests seeking a sanctuary for the senses, Secrets Spa by Pevonia® at Secrets Akumal stretches 13,000 sq. ft. offering a sublime atmosphere of pure indulgence that combines hydrotherapy and relaxing treatments creating a refreshing, invigorating and peaceful experience. Pamper yourself in our stunning spa surrounded by a hydrotherapy circuit, sauna and steam room and relaxing indoor lounge area. Massages, body treatments, facials, manicures, pedicures and a full service beauty salon are available for you. The spa also offers an array of rejuvenating treatments and packages.  

Fitness Center

The on-premise, state-of-the-art fitness center provides a full range of cardio-conditioning activities and exercise equipment including treadmills, free weights, exercise bicycles, stair climbers and step machines. Elliptical and fitness accessories such as yoga mats and exercise balls.