Oceanfront pools at the new Hilton Cancun

We can’t wait to travel in 2022, and there are plenty of new resorts worth checking out. Here are our favorite new all-inclusive resorts in the Caribbean, Cancun and Riviera Maya:

Nickelodeon Hotels & Resorts Riviera Maya

An artistic rendering of the new Nickelodeon Hotels & Resorts Riviera Maya
An artistic rendering of the new Nickelodeon Hotels & Resorts Riviera Maya

The summer 2021 debut of Nickelodeon Riviera Maya unveiled an enormous water park with a lazy river, popular swim-up suites, and the amazing Pineapple Suite, inspired by SpongeBob’s home.

The all-inclusive resort is 20 minutes south of Cancun and includes six restaurants and three bars. | CHECK PRICES & PHOTOS

Hyatt Ziva Riviera Cancun

Cabanas line the pool at Hyatt Ziva Riviera Cancun
Cabanas line the pool at Hyatt Ziva Riviera Cancun

The new Hyatt Ziva Riviera Cancun has something for everyone – a two-story spa, an oceanfront water park, and nine pools.

Located midway between Cancun and Playa del Carmen, this beachfront resort also features all-inclusive dining at 17 restaurants and bars. | CHECK PRICES & PHOTOS

Hilton Cancun

Oceanfront pools at the new Hilton Cancun
Oceanfront pools at the new Hilton Cancun

Tacos, tequila tastings, and all-you-can-eat churros are just a few perks found at the all-inclusive Hilton Cancun, which opened in November 2021.

Additional highlights of the new resort include a secluded beach south of Cancun’s hotel zone, swim-up suites, and 12 restaurants and bars. | CHECK PRICES & PHOTOS

Margaritaville Island Reserve Cap Cana

Swim-up suites at Margaritaville Island Reserve Cap Cana
Swim-up suites at Margaritaville Island Reserve Cap Cana

Punta Cana newcomer Margaritaville Island Reserve Cap Cana debuted in November 2021 with swim-up suites, private pools, and a rum bar.

The all-inclusive resort inspired by Jimmy Buffet’s easy-going lifestyle sits on Juanillo Beach in the Dominican Republic. | CHECK PRICES & PHOTOS

Azul Beach Resort Cap Cana

Azul Beach Resort Cap Cana sits on Juanillo Beach in the Dominican Republic
Azul Beach Resort Cap Cana sits on Juanillo Beach in the Dominican Republic

Juanillo Beach in Punta Cana welcomed a second resort this fall – the new Azul Beach Resort Cap Cana.

The all-inclusive resort features adults-only and family-friendly areas, swim-up suites, and access to neighboring Margaritaville Island Reserve Cap Cana. | CHECK PRICES & PHOTOS

Breathless Cancun Soul

A rendering of the rooftop pool at Breathless Cancun Soul
A rendering of the rooftop pool at Breathless Cancun Soul

At the new Breathless Cancun Soul in Cancun’s hotel zone, guests can enjoy trendy features like two rooftop infinity pools, in-suite martini bars, and hot tubs on each balcony.

The adults-only resort also features DJ parties and a firepit plaza – perfect for socializing. | CHECK PRICES & PHOTOS

Dreams Cozumel Cape Resort & Spa

A rendering of the new Dreams Cozumel Cape Resort & Spa
A rendering of the new Dreams Cozumel Cape Resort & Spa

Cozumel gets a glow-up in early 2022 with the premiere of all-inclusive Dreams Cozumel Cape Resort & Spa.

Located on the largest beach on Cozumel, the new resort will feature all Preferred Club suites with swim-up pools and rooftop plunge pools, and a huge spa. | CHECK PRICES & PHOTOS

Sandals Royal Curacao

Artistic rendering of the Kurason Island Suites, overlooking an exclusive heart-shaped pool
Artistic rendering of the Kurason Island Suites, overlooking an exclusive heart-shaped pool.

The highly anticipated Sandals Royal Curacao opens in April 2022 with perks like swim-up suites, a two-level infinity pool with cabanas, and a floating restaurant.

Guests staying in select suites at the adults-only resort can explore the laid-back island in a Mini-Cooper convertible. | CHECK PRICES & PHOTOS

Zoetry Curacao Resort & Spa

The main pool area at Zoetry Curacao
The main pool area at Zoetry Curacao

Curacao touts another hot new resort – Zoetry Curacao Resort & Spa which opened on Piscadera Bay in November 2021.

The all-inclusive boutique resort features fully renovated rooms, three restaurants, and access to a private white sand beach. | CHECK PRICES & PHOTOS

Royalton Grenada Resort and Spa

Royalton Grenada Beach
The beach at Royalton Grenada

Royalton Grenada Resort & Spa brings luxury suites and the brand’s first-ever Ma Maison French restaurant to the island of Grenada.

The all-inclusive resort is located on two white-sand beaches in Tamarind Bay and offers tons of water sports and a kids’ club. | CHECK PRICES & PHOTOS

Garza Blanca Resort & Spa Cancun

Garza Blanca Resort & Spa Cancun
Luxe lounge chairs surround the pool at Garza Blanca Resort & Spa Cancun

The luxury Garza Blanca Resort & Spa Cancun celebrates its grand opening this February, featuring suites with private balconies and hammock swings, innovative restaurants, and a spa.

The beachfront resort has multiple pools, including a kids’ pool and a rooftop adults-only infinity pool. | CHECK PRICES & PHOTOS

Ocean Eden Bay

We love the huge pool at adults-only Ocean Eden Bay
We love the huge pool at adults-only Ocean Eden Bay

The adults-only, all-inclusive Ocean Eden Bay Jamaica debuted this fall with modern swim-up suites, a large pool, and a wide range of dining options, including a dinner theater.

Located in Trelawny near Montego Bay, the new resort offers guests full access to the adjacent Ocean Coral Spring resort. | CHECK PRICES & PHOTOS

Secrets Moxché Playa del Carmen

A rendering of the pool at Secrets Moxché Playa del Carmen
A rendering of the pool at Secrets Moxché Playa del Carmen

This February, check in to a swim-up suite at the adults-only Secrets Moxché Playa del Carmen.

Located on the beach in a gated community, the new resort features man-made cenotes, 11 restaurants, and Preferred Club upgrades with perks like concierge service and an exclusive infinity pool. | CHECK PRICES & PHOTOS

Secrets Impression Moxché Playa del Carmen

A rendering of the rooftop pool at Secrets Impression Moxché Playa del Carmen
A rendering of the rooftop pool at Secrets Impression Moxché Playa del Carmen

Located on the same grounds as Secrets Moxché Playa del Carmen, Secrets Impression introduces an elevated resort experience with upscale suites and beachfront villas, and a more private, personalized vacation.

Guests will have access to a private rooftop pool, a private bar, and access to a premier dedicated beach area when the resort opens in April 2022. | CHECK PRICES & PHOTOS

Bonus! Although they aren’t all-inclusive, we also have the revamped Bitter End Yacht Club and the chic Margaritaville Holbox on our list.

Happy and safe travels in 2022!


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