We spent the first half of our honeymoon at this resort, and we thoroughly enjoyed ourselves. It was our first experience going to a clothing-optional resort, and we felt right at home. Everyone, including the staff and guests were perfectly welcoming and very fun.
The room was great - we had an Ocean front room, and we had a beautiful view. The bed was comfortable, and it was well kept. There was still a lot of construction and repair when we were there as the resort had just opened after Desire took over. The staff did everything they could to make us comfortable even though that was happening. It rained while we were there, and they provided umbrellas to keep us dry walking from building to building.
We were nervous about the food since it's an all-inclusive, but it was actually wonderful. We loved all the meals, and there were snacks in the afternoon as well. And of course the open bar helped - we often drank our snacks! We usually opted for the served restaurant for dinner, and the options were varied and wonderful.
The disco was the place to be every night. There were some fabulous shows & audience participation, followed by dancing. We usually didin't stay long though, and headed out to the amazing jacuzzi afterwards. It was nice and large, which gave you room if you wanted it, and a bar dedicated to it. You could also order snacks to the bar, such as some late-night pizza, that was fabulous.
I have to give a special thanks and huge recommendations to all the staff. They were all wonderful - they got us to participate in volleyball, basketball, water arobics and even a pole dancing lesson by the pool! All the activities were fun, and the staff was amazing. The bartenders and waiters were all great too. They remembered us and our drinks, and mixed up some fabulous concoctions while we were there! I rarely had to actually order my evening margarita as the bartender would send one over as soon as we got to the jacuzzi!
The Jacuzzi and pool were both wonderful, as was the beach-front. The space on the beach is rather small, but we spent most of our time in the pool as we were spending the rest of our honeymoon at the beach. It's an infinity pool, so I got plenty of time staring at the water with my margarita in hand, and thoroughly enjoyed the lounge chairs and small jacuzzi attached to the pool as well.
We did take advantage of the opportunity to visit the original Desire down the road one day. It was definitely a bit different - more people, and less space. But it was fun as well - just a little more cozy!
We loved our vacation here, and will definitely be back!
- Official Description (provided by the hotel):
- Desire Pearl Resort & Spa Riviera Maya, seductive, clothing optional sanctuary in the Mexican Caribbean, invites you to come with your partner to discover a world of deliciously sensual experiences. A paradise for couples only, this is the place where you can reinvent the meaning of passion, forget inhibitions and enjoy adventures that go beyond your imagination. Surrounded by lingering ocean breezes, powdery white sand and the captivating, picture-perfect hues of the Caribbean Sea, Desire Pearl Resort & Spa Riviera Maya is found in an alluring beach of Puerto Morelos, as an idyllic setting where your most secret fantasies can become true.With an architectural design that resembles an elegant villa and blends perfectly with its vibrant and tropical backdrop, our clothing optional resort features guest rooms, suites and penthouses that have been provided with a balcony or terrace, so that the only witness of those passionate encounters with your partner, will be the most breathtaking views of the Caribbean Sea. As the most exquisite deluxe all-inclusive hotel, Desire Pearl Resort & Spa Riviera Maya has been provided with superb amenities and features that will seduce all of your senses such as an erotic, clothing optional atmosphere, oceanfront pools, beach beds, beach/pool concierges, and an indulging spa. Two restaurants await you with delightful moments as you discover our variety of gourmet, signature dishes and sensual environments that will embrace you with the taste of Desire every night. At Desire Pearl Resort & Spa Riviera Maya, the most enticing, adults oriented daily activities and nightly entertainment will set the perfect scene for flirtatious occasions to enjoy your partner's company, meet other guests as well as unparalleled opportunities to let yourself loose. For the ultimate seductive vacation, keep your mind open, unleash your imagination and surrender to the Desire Pearl Resort & Spa Riviera Maya experience. ... more less
- Reservation Options:
- TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Expedia, Orbitz, Cheap Tickets, Agoda, Caribbean Online Mgt Corp., Despegar.com, Travelocity, Hotels.com, Priceline, TripOnline SA and Tingo so you can book your Desire Pearl Resort & Spa reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
- Also Known As:
- Desire Pearl Resort & Spa Riviera Maya, Mexico - Puerto Morelos