Unveiling Romance: The Most Enchanting Resorts in Mexico

Luxury in Mexico includes beachfront settings, lush tropical surroundings and mountainous terrain


With its sun-kissed beaches, lush landscapes, and vibrant culture, Mexico serves as an idyllic backdrop for a romantic escape. If you’re looking to rekindle the flames or embark on a passionate getaway, consider these one-of-a- kind resorts that promise an unforgettable romantic experience.

Imanta Resorts: Punta de Mita

Nestled in the pristine Punta de Mita region, Imanta Resorts is a haven of luxury and nature. Surrounded by lush rainforests and overlooking the azure waters of the Pacific Ocean and Sierra de Vallejo mountain range, Imanta Resorts offers an intimate setting for couples seeking peace and privacy. Indulge in a romantic candlelit dinner on the beach, unwind in your private oceanfront villa with a plunge pool, catch the epic sunsets, and let the natural beauty and tranquility create cherished moments.


Resort and pool at Imanta in Punta Mita. Photo: Imanta

Banyan Tree Mayakoba: Playa del Carmen

The Banyan Tree Mayakoba in Playa del Carmen is a true gem for an enchanting retreat on the Riviera Maya. This resort is set amidst lush mangrove forests and crystal-clear lagoons, providing an unparalleled blend of luxury and tranquility. Couples can enjoy private pool villas, rejuvenating spa experiences, and romantic boat rides through the resort’s extensive canal system, making it an ideal destination for a romantic rendezvous.

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Beachfront pool suite at Banyan Tree Mayakoba. Photo: jhankarlo/Banyan Tree

One&Only Mandarina: Nayarit

Perched on the cliffs of Mexico’s Riviera Nayarit, One&Only Mandarina offers an exclusive escape for couples seeking romance, adventure, and eco-chic accommodations. Immerse yourselves in the lush rainforest surroundings and relax in elegant private treehouses with breathtaking ocean views and private plunge pools. Explore the diverse activities, from whale watching to jungle excursions to onsite polo matches. One&Only Mandarina promises an intimate and immersive romantic experience with 5-star dining, an adults-only cliffside infinity pool with epic views, and a jungle spa that can’t be missed.

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Panoramic sea view from a suite at One&Only Mandarina. Photo: One&Only

Chable Yucatan: Chocholá

Steeped in history and nestled in the Yucatan Peninsula, Chable Yucatan is a luxurious resort that seamlessly blends ancient traditions with modern luxury. Set within a restored 19th- century hacienda, this resort offers couples a unique and romantic retreat. Indulge in spa treatments inspired by Mayan rituals, dine under the stars in the lush gardens, and savor the tranquility of this dreamlike destination.


Royal Suite with views of gardens at Chable Yucatan. Photo: Chable Hotels

Cuixmala: Jalisco

Located on Mexico’s Pacific Coast in Jalisco, Cuixmala is a private paradise that captivates with its pristine beaches and expansive estates. Cuixmala offers luxurious casitas surrounded by lush gardens, ideal for couples seeking seclusion. Cuixmala looks like it’s straight out of a fairytale. Set on a nature reserve of over 30,000 acres, enjoy horseback riding along the beach, tour the protected wildlife that roam free, enjoy private picnics in secluded coves, and experience unparalleled stargazing. Create a once-in-a-lifetime magical memory at Cuixmala.


Overview of Cuixmala Resort showing beach and mountains. Photo: Davis Gerber/Cuixmala