Where to stay around Riviera Maya?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 6,368 holiday lettings near Riviera Maya. From 3,864 Condos/Apartments to 1,974 Studios, find the best place to stay with your family and friends to discover Riviera Maya area.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Riviera Maya?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Riviera Maya. From HomeAway travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • North America: 520,907 holiday homes
  • Yucatan Peninsula: 8,815 holiday homes
  • Yucatan: 568 holiday homes
  • Río Lagartos: 29 holiday homes
  • Tizimín Municipality: 15 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Riviera Maya! Please use our search bar to access the selection of self catering accommodations available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Riviera Maya?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Riviera Maya with the largest selection of holiday lettings for a perfect city break:

  • Cancún: 1,801 holiday lettings
  • Tulum: 1,206 holiday lettings
  • Playa del Carmen: 4,326 holiday lettings
  • Puerto Morelos: 799 holiday lettings
  • Akumal: 838 holiday lettings

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

Can I find easy access holiday homes when travelling by plane to Riviera Maya?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of self catering accommodations near to airports. Airports with a large selection of self catering accommodations in Riviera Maya are:

  • Tulum, Quintana Roo (TUY): 1,135 self catering accommodations
  • Playa del Carmen Airport (PCM): 4,301 self catering accommodations
  • Cozumel International Airport (CZM): 4,300 self catering accommodations

For other airports, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near in Riviera Maya?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in Riviera Maya. From HomeAway travellers, the top popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Solidaridad, Playa del Carmen: 4,490 holiday rentals
  • Dolphinaris: 4,561 holiday rentals
  • Guadalupe Church: 4,768 holiday rentals
  • Tulum Monkey Sanctuary: 1,159 holiday rentals
  • Playa del Carmen Maritime Terminal: 4,589 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Riviera Maya listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday accommodations.

Delight in the beachside landscape of Riviera Maya

Enjoy the entertainment and other features of Riviera Maya. This city's beaches, snorkeling and seaside attract many visitors, and its relaxing and romantic location add to the charm. Tulum Mayan Ruins and Akumal Beach are just a couple of the must-sees. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.

Activities and attractions in Riviera Maya

Do you want to find top things to see and do in the area? You'll be sure to enjoy Riviera Maya for its snorkeling and swimming. Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Riviera Maya a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Xel-Ha Water Park (8 mi / 12.9 km)
  • Xcaret Eco Theme Park (21.4 mi / 34.4 km)
  • El Toh Ecopark (3.8 mi / 6.2 km)
  • Jungle Place (5.6 mi / 9.1 km)
  • Aktun Chen (6 mi / 9.7 km)
  • Riviera Maya Golf Club (6 mi / 9.7 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Riviera Maya

Travelers speak highly of Riviera Maya for its snorkeling. If warm-weather activities are high on your list, August, July, September and April are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 88°F.

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Riviera Maya

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Riviera Maya is a great place to get out in nature. Here are a few of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Akumal Beach (6.2 mi / 10 km)
  • Xpu-ha Beach (10.2 mi / 16.5 km)
  • Tulum National Park (14.7 mi / 23.7 km)
  • Xcaret Eco Theme Park (21.4 mi / 34.4 km)
  • Paradise Beach (25.2 mi / 40.6 km)
  • Half Moon Bay (6.5 mi / 10.5 km)