Oceanfront suite with plunge pool at Zoetry Paraiso de la Bonita Riviera Maya
Oceanfront suite with plunge pool at Zoetry Paraiso de la Bonita Riviera Maya

Located in Mexico’s Riviera Maya, Playa del Carmen is a region known for large, splashy pools. If you’re looking for ways to take a dip away from the crowds, consider a suite with your very own private plunge pool.

These are the best Playa del Carmen resorts with private pools:

Presidential Studio Swim-Up Suites at El Dorado Casitas Royale

El Dorado Casitas Royale by Karisma

As its name suggests, El Dorado Casitas Royale is made up of upscale casitas -- or bungalows -- on the beach in Riviera Maya. Highlights of this adults-only resort include romantic suites with open air showers, concierge service and beach butlers, and 13 pools ...
Modern villas at Blue Diamond Luxury Boutique Hotel boast roof top sun terraces with outdoor tubs

Blue Diamond Luxury Boutique Hotel

Blue Diamond Luxury Boutique Hotel is an adults-only, all-inclusive resort in Playa del Carmen. This luxury resort offers 128 suites set in modern, 12-story villas – some boasting ocean view roof top terraces with outdoor tubs ...
Sandos Playacar Beach

Sandos Playacar

Sandos Playacar is an all-inclusive, family-friendly resort located on the beach in Playa del Carmen. The resort features multiple swimming pools that wrap throughout the property, a water park and suites with private plunge pools ...
Cabanas surround the pool at Hilton Playa del Carmen

Hilton Playa del Carmen

Hilton Playa del Carmen is an all-inclusive, adults-only resort located on the beach in Playa del Carmen. The resort features a beautiful beachfront pool surrounded by cabanas, a spa and swim-up suites. Dining ranges from upscale cuisine to casual Caribbean fare, and there are four bars, including a tequila bar ...
Zoetry Paraiso de la Bonita Riviera Maya Beach aerial view of the beach

Zoetry Paraiso de la Bonita Riviera Maya

Zoetry Paraiso de la Bonita Riviera Maya is an all-inclusive, boutique resort focused on wellness. The upscale resort features 100 beachfront suites (some with private plunge pools), an award-winning restaurant, and an onsite dive center ...
El Dorado Maroma Overwater Bungalows

El Dorado Maroma, by Karisma

El Dorado Maroma, by Karisma is an adults-only, all-inclusive resort in Playa del Carmen featuring overwater bungalow suites, two-story beachfront villas swim-up suites and signature beachfront massages ...
Grand Velas Riviera Maya Pool

Grand Velas Riviera Maya

Grand Velas Riviera Maya is an all-inclusive resort located on the beach in Riviera Maya, just minutes from downtown Playa del Carmen. Highlights of the resort include three pools, eight restaurants, and spacious suites – some with private plunge pools ...
Mahekal Beach Resort

Mahekal Beach Resort

Mahekal Beach Resort is a boutique resort located on the beach in Playa del Carmen. Amenities include four swimming pools, a Mayan-inspired spa and fitness center, an onsite dive center that organizes cenotes dives, and an oceanfront Tulum-style restaurant with wood-burning oven ...

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Margaritaville Island Reserve Cap Cana

Margaritaville Resort with Swim-Up Suites & Rum Bar Coming to Punta Cana

The Dominican Republic is getting a major new resort this fall. Located in upscale Cap Cana, Margaritaville Island Reserve Cap Cana will feature swim-up suites, 40 villas with private pools, and an entertainment village with a theater and 10 colorful restaurants and bars ...
Suite with private plunge pool at Le Zebra Colibri Boutique Hotel

The Best Tulum Resorts with Private Pools

These resorts in Tulum and nearby Akumal feature suites with plunge pools! There’s something for everyone here, from the adults-only TRS Yucatan Hotel with butler service to the family-friendly Grand Sirenis Riviera Maya featuring a large lazy river ...
Turtle Island Beach Resort Belize

Wyndham Adds New Private Island Beach Resort in Belize

Wyndham Hotels & Resorts has opened a new resort on Ambergris Caye in Belize. The new Turtle Island Beach Resort, Trademark Collection by Wyndham features eight beach houses, five pet-friendly villas with private pools, and the signature Turtle Island Restaurant ...