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El Dorado Royale (Playa Paraiso) 4.5 of 5
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#3 of 11 hotels in Playa Paraiso
47 travelers mentioned "for adults only" and "adults only resort" when describing this hotel.
  • "Love the fact this is for ADULTS ONLY! You can let your hair down without worrying about kids! Don't get me wrong but we all need a vacation from kids once in a while. If you are..."
  • "The resort is an adults only resort. Sadly there were several large groups of self-important, grown up children who's main goal seemed to be the consumption of as much alcohol in a..."
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El Dorado Spa Resorts By Karisma (Playa Maroma) 4.5 of 5
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#3 of 5 hotels in Playa Maroma
22 travelers mentioned "adults only resort" and "adults only place" when describing this hotel.
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Secrets Maroma Beach Riviera Cancun (Playa Maroma) 5.0 of 5
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#2 of 5 hotels in Playa Maroma
54 travelers mentioned "adults only resorts" and "adults-only resort" when describing this hotel.
  • "This is the best adults only resort that we have been to so far. Great beach, accommodations, service, spa with hydrotherapy, restaurants, gym & tennis courts. The staff is very..."
  • "I will admit that this was my first experience at an adults-only resort but it was definitely one of the quietest resorts I’ve ever visited. I’m sure that the entertainment was..."
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Iberostar Grand Hotel Paraiso (Playa Paraiso) 5.0 of 5
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#1 of 11 hotels in Playa Paraiso
41 travelers mentioned "adults only hotel" and "for adults only" when describing this hotel.
  • "The Grand is the upscale, adults only hotel and has full access to the other facilities. However, guests from the other properties do not have access to the Grand. In mid-June..."
  • "alone. One thing I would like to mention is that since the Grand is for adults only, sometimes we felt like it was a little too quiet there. My husband and I walked next..."
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Valentin Imperial Maya (Playa del Secreto) 4.5 of 5
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#1 of 1 hotels in Playa del Secreto
120 travelers mentioned "adults only resort" and "adults-only resort" when describing this hotel.
  • "5-star getaway, this place is for you. This is the first time went to an adults only resort and it was worth every penny. We will return. :)..."
  • "We recently returned from this all-inclusive adults-only resort and have nothing but good to say. Every employee was exceptionally courteous and helpful, spoke English well, and..."
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Royal Hideaway Playacar 4.5 of 5
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#25 of 211 hotels in Playa del Carmen
31 travelers mentioned "adults only hotel" and "adults only resort" when describing this hotel.
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Catalonia Playa Maroma (Playa Maroma) 3.5 of 5
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#4 of 5 hotels in Playa Maroma
4 travelers mentioned "adults-only places" and "for adults only" when describing this hotel.
  • "of this hotel is among the best (not including the higher end adults-only places). To start at the beginning, the ride from the airport is an easy 20-30 minutes. The..."
  • "We have been to a lot of resorts in PDC Catalonia s are the best Catalonia Royal Tulum for adults only is excellent and the service is Royal . We are getting ready to go back. The..."
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Iberostar Paraiso Lindo (Playa Paraiso) 4.0 of 5 Travelers' Choice® 2017 Winner Family
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#4 of 11 hotels in Playa Paraiso
8 travelers mentioned "adults only hotel" and "adults only resort" when describing this hotel.
  • "There is nothing like staying at an all inclusive ADULTS only hotel. Don't get me wrong I love children, but my husband and I felt this was the best hotel we had ever stayed at..."
  • "Take a tour of the Iberostar Grande, right next door, to see what Iberostar's version of an adults only resort looks like. You'll need to make a reservation with your concierge for..."
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Iberostar Paraiso Maya (Playa Paraiso) 4.0 of 5
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#5 of 11 hotels in Playa Paraiso
10 travelers mentioned "for adults only" when describing this hotel.
  • "Just a note that the guests at the Maya (highest in rank at Iberostar after Grand) have access to all the other facilities (except the Grand Paraiso, which is for adults only)...."
  • "The Maya resort is for adults only and it's very quiet. The Maya is also suites only which is very nice...The called us the first night to let us know that they are available 24/7..."
Paradisus Playa del Carmen La Perla 4.5 of 5
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#19 of 211 hotels in Playa del Carmen
23 travelers mentioned "for adults only" when describing this hotel.
  • "If I pay for Adults only, that’s what I expect. I don’t want to hear crying kids at 10pm while sharing a drink with my husband. For the price we paid, I don’t think it’s that much..."
  • "We stayed on the La Perla side of the resort, which is for adults only. There is a family side, that is just as beautiful, called Esmerelda. Both sides share certain restaurants as..."
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Grand Velas Riviera Maya 5.0 of 5
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#3 of 211 hotels in Playa del Carmen
5 travelers mentioned "for adults only" and "adults only locations" when describing this hotel.
  • "We stayed in Grand Class for adults only. The rooms were spacious and very well appointed. Our concierge made us always feel welcome and met every need. The pool and beach..."
  • "We usually travel to adults only locations so we were worried. No need to worry. We would definitely return to this resort on our own and highly recommend it to anyone who is..."
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The Royal Playa del Carmen 4.5 of 5 Travelers' Choice® 2016 Winner All-Inclusive Special Offer Save Up To 60%!
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#13 of 211 hotels in Playa del Carmen
58 travelers mentioned "adults only resort" when describing this hotel.
  • "It's an adults only resort i.e. no one under 16 years. It's associated resort for families next door wasn't as luxurious but looked pretty darn good, too. We spent more $$ than we..."
  • "My husband and I just returned from our honeymoon at the Royal all-inclusive adults only resort. We spent a full week at the resort. We had a great time and just can not say enough..."
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Iberostar Paraiso Beach (Playa Paraiso) 3.5 of 5
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#6 of 11 hotels in Playa Paraiso
4 travelers mentioned "adults-only resorts" and "for adults only" when describing this hotel.
  • "The Grand is adults-only, and most adults-only resorts get the top marks. The Lindo and the Maya were a little more expensive but had features that didn’t add value for us with..."
  • "The first time my wife and I stayed at the Excellence Riviera Cancun, which is for adults only, and it was first-rate in every way. Just lovely and for couples I just don’t think..."
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Paradisus Playa Del Carmen La Esmeralda 4.5 of 5
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#31 of 211 hotels in Playa del Carmen
12 travelers mentioned "adults only resorts" and "for adults only" when describing this hotel.
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#46 of 211 hotels in Playa del Carmen
9 travelers mentioned "adults only resort" when describing this hotel.
  • "Second, this is an ADULTS ONLY resort...keeping in mind that Adult is 21 and over but mentality doesn't always follow suit....Now that I have that off my chest....This was a..."
  • "We wanted an adults only resort and one on the small side, hoping that there wouldn't be too many March Break student travelers. We were not disappointed. Our flight arrived early..."
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#40 of 211 hotels in Playa del Carmen
4 travelers mentioned "for adults only" and "adults only resorts" when describing this hotel.
  • "We later stayed at the Palace and the Royal Hideaway was for adults only. If you want solitude and pampering, the Royal Hideaway is probably the way to go, but its not cheap. You..."
  • "trip, it's what you make of it. As for the future, we are glad our kids will all be adults. We much more enjoy the adults only resorts...."
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#36 of 211 hotels in Playa del Carmen
5 travelers mentioned "adults only hotels" and "for adults-only" when describing this hotel.
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#34 of 211 hotels in Playa del Carmen
58 travelers mentioned "adults only resort" when describing this hotel.
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#47 of 211 hotels in Playa del Carmen
60 travelers mentioned "adults only hotel" when describing this hotel.
  • "I travelled alone to this adults only resort. It was a great choice. I had emailed them before arriving that I did not need a king size bed but since I was traveling alone could I..."
  • "It is an adults only hotel, which makes it more a place for relaxation. It is not a party hotel, but one is never bored (there is a pool with music, bar and jacuzzi; a market with..."
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#26 of 211 hotels in Playa del Carmen
3 travelers mentioned "adults only resorts" and "for adults only" when describing this hotel.
  • "So, after much consideration and looking at many adults only resorts and condos in the area we decided to give the RPM another chance. We visited March 3 – 17 and celebrated our..."
  • "This hotel would be so lovely if it was for adults only but I guess it’s all about filling rooms. Such a shame really as it is definitely going to look used and abused before too..."
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#76 of 211 hotels in Playa del Carmen
9 travelers mentioned "for adults only" when describing this hotel.
  • "There are special areas for adults only, with private bars. The lagoon villa's have private pool, butler, private bartender, adn swim up pool. Also adults only section...."
  • "We stayed in the grande youcatan platinum area for adults only. I highly recommend this resort to anyone wanting to experience what paradise is truly like. The meeting of people..."
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#72 of 211 hotels in Playa del Carmen
7 travelers mentioned "adults only resort" and "for adults only" when describing this hotel.
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#60 of 211 hotels in Playa del Carmen
16 travelers mentioned "adults only resort" and "adults only places" when describing this hotel.
  • "This was our childrens' first time to Mexico and our second, the first being at ERC, an adults only resort. We chose Sandos because we liked the reviews on TA, the description of..."
  • "We usually go to adults only places (Secrets Maroma, Royal Hideaway) so I was a little nervous but it was really fine. The food was average but the drinks were strong. Good coffee..."
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#70 of 211 hotels in Playa del Carmen
17 travelers mentioned "for adults only" when describing this hotel.
  • "Would we recommend it for Adults only? No, we wouldn't. You are better off staying at an adults only resort as this one is quite family-oriented...."
  • "If you can upgrade to select club, then do so because select club is for adults only. well worth the cost. The Select Club Pool and Select Club Restaurant is outstanding! Clean..."
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Azul Beach Resort The Fives Playa Del Carmen 4.0 of 5
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#52 of 211 hotels in Playa del Carmen
7 travelers mentioned "adults only hotel" and "adults-only resorts" when describing this hotel.
  • "We were told when we booked with Thomson that it is an adults only hotel which isn't the case, but this didn't ruin the holiday in anyway for us. I'd definitely recommend this for..."
  • "After all of this time we wondered why we limited our options by strictly choosing adults-only resorts - Azul Fives was amazing! We have learned that it's typically cheaper to..."
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#93 of 211 hotels in Playa del Carmen
3 travelers mentioned "adults-only resorts" and "adults only resort" when describing this hotel.
  • "We liked the resort overall but quite honestly, I prefer the adults-only resorts. They're a lot quieter and and I'm not as afraid to get the pool water in my mouth. I'd stay there..."
  • "I wish I would have chosen an adults only resort for our honeymoon. We had extremely loud neighbors staying up until 1am. Lastly, the resort advertises that all taxes and..."
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#92 of 211 hotels in Playa del Carmen
3 travelers mentioned "for adults only" and "adults only resort" when describing this hotel.
  • "service) for block 5 as he offered is an upgrade to blue diamond hotel for adults only we spent 3 nights there & it was amazing but a bit to quiet for us...would definitely..."
  • "And if it is your honeymoon or anniversary seriously consider an adults only resort! This one is not and had tons of loud kids running around! ****..."
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#71 of 211 hotels in Playa del Carmen
3 travelers mentioned "adults only resorts" and "adults only luxury hotel" when describing this hotel.
  • "We travel to Mexico 2-3 times per year, always staying at 5 star, adults only resorts. Given this was our first trip with the children, and the costs associated, we took a gamble on..."
  • "nosh and table service then probably spend a bit more and do an adults only luxury hotel. Niggles were just small things like lack of cutlery in some restaurants, no tea spoons..."
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