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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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 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
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
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
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
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!