Don’t wait for summer to enjoy the sun! This winter, get away from the snow and freezing cold and escape to Mexico. Known for its vibrant culture, storied history, timeless architecture and incredible cuisine, Mexico is a feast for the senses, making it the perfect vacation for snowbirds. Plus, for added comfort and convenience, there’s an extensive collection of luxury hotels to discover across Mexico, from the heart of Playa del Carmen to the lush greenery of Jalisco!


10/10 The St. Regis Punta Mita Resort

Located in Nayarit, the St. Regis Punta Mita Resort sits on 22 acres of lush green property. This elegant resort is a private oasis for lucky guests, away from bustling resorts and busy city roads. A vacation at the St. Regis Punta Mita should be filled with indulgence, relaxation and peace. Pamper yourself at the Luxe Remède Spa, savor fine dining by the beach, or play a few rounds of golf at the Jack Niclaus Signature Golf Course. Guests can also enhance their stay by taking advantage of their butler services, water sports facilities, and bicycle rental services.

9/10 Hotel Ma’Xanab Tulum

Discover the beauty of Tulum during a luxury stay at the Ma’xanab Tulum hotel. Furnished with rustic decor, this elegant resort offers a collection of convenient amenities, including room service, an on-site spa, open-air baths, infinity pools, and a private beach. Enjoy a free breakfast by the beach while admiring ocean views at this adults-only resort, located a short drive from Tulum Beach and Tulum National Park.

8/10 Fairmont Mayakoba Hotel

Located in Quintana Roo, the Fairmont Mayakoba offers a convenient stay in luxury digs. Popular among families and those traveling with friends, the Fairmont Mayakoba is just a stone’s throw from El Camaleon Mayakoba Golf Course, Tres Rios Ecopark, and the popular Mamitas Beach Club. Alternatively, guests can enjoy the magic of Mexico from the comfort of the resort! Fairmont Mayakoba offers activities like golf, canoeing, biking, diving, archery, snorkeling, windsurfing, and even cooking classes!

7/10 Palafitos Overwater Bungalows

Located near Maroma Beach in Playa del Carmen, this stunning resort is literally on at the top of the turquoise waters of Mexico! Enjoy stunning ocean views from your private, luxurious overwater bungalow when you stay at the adults-only Palafitos Overwater Bungalows. In addition to luxury amenities like an outdoor tennis court, room service, and on-site spa services, Palafitos is close to several recreational attractions such as El Camaleon Mayakoba Golf Course, Mamitas Beach Club, and the Tres Rios Ecopark.

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6/10 Papaya Playa Project

Located in Tulum, the Papaya Playa Project offers a blend of comfort and convenience. Sitting right next to the beach, you can enjoy a fun beach day that includes fishing, biking, scuba diving, snorkeling, and windsurfing. At the same time, the resort is a short distance from Tulum Beach and Tulum National Park. Pressed for time? Carefree! This chic resort offers convenient perks for guests, including self-parking, a 24-hour front desk, and round-trip airport shuttles (for a fee).

5/10 Le Blanc Spa Resort

Located in Cancun, Le Blanc Spa Resort is an adults-only stay filled with luxury and style. This chic resort is only steps away from a private beach and offers other leisure facilities such as a sauna, steam room, fitness center and spacious swimming pools. In addition to relaxing at the resort, guests can easily travel to nearby attractions such as Forum Beach, Mandala Nightclub, Museo Sensorial del Tequila, and Museo de Arte Popular Mexicano.

4/10 Grand Velas Riviera Maya

Enjoy a luxury stay at the Grand Velas Riviera Maya in Playa del Carmen. This private complex is full cocooning amenities! Spend a day at the on-site spa, relax in their outdoor pool or sip cocktails at the Grand Velas bar. Plus, like any luxury resort, this stay is also equipped with its own restaurant and room service. Plus, the Grand Velas Riveria Maya is no shortage of fun, offering water activities like snorkeling, scuba diving, or kite-surfing. Visitors can even take a short drive to Xcaret Eco Theme Park for more water-related adventures!

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3/10 Conrad Punta de Mita

Along the Riviera Nayarit and west of the Sierre Madre, the Conrad Punta de Mita offers a magical stay. This chic yet tranquil resort allows guests to become one with nature while enjoying lavish amenities like 24-hour room service, on-site lounge, ocean-view balcony ( in every room) and a wholesome collection of restaurants on- place. Additionally, guests can participate in several leisure activities at the resort, including horseback riding, golf, and some water sports excursions.

2/10 Banyan Tree Mayakoba

A vacation at the Banyan Tree Mayakoba in Playa del Carmen is something but ordinary. This spacious resort invites visitors to experience the Riveria Maya at their AAA 5 Diamond-certified property, complete with a private villa, private beach, and on-site spa facilities. Dine al fresco among the trees and glowing lights, or enjoy breakfast overlooking the ocean. Even their rooms have incredible ocean views!

1/10 Cuixmala, Costa Careyes

Step into a mystical setting during your stay at Cuixmala in Jalisco. This stunning 25,000 acre resort is nestled in the bustling jungle (and fruit plantations) of western Mexico! A popular stay among the elite and A-listers, Cuixmala offers an intimate and eco-friendly stay for the eco-conscious traveler. The best part of this hotel is its location; This beautiful property sits among Mexico’s majestic mountains and lagoons, making for fun recreational activities like horseback riding, surfing, and cruising.