On the coast of Cancun is the stunning Caribbean island, Isla Mujeres. Just a quick boat ride from the mainland, Isla Mujeres or Women’s Island, could be your ideal Mexican destination. If you are looking for a getaway to the beach where you have the perfect mix of tranquility but still with access to bars, restaurants and shops, Isla Mujeres is for you.
The easiest way to get to Isla Mujeres is by a 20-minute ferry from Cancun. Some all-inclusive resorts will arrange private transportation from the airport to make arrival even easier. Once on the island, golf carts are the preferred means of transportation. You can take a trip from your hotel or resort, or rent your own golf cart to explore at your leisure.
While on the island, we recommend that you take a relaxing break at your hotel to:
- Go to the beach
- Get the diving certification
- Women’s Beach Snorkel
- Swim with whale sharks
- Spend time in the city center
- Visit MUSA (Museum of Underwater Art in Isla Mujeres)
- Enjoy the El Garrafon National Park
Now let’s delve into the best adults-only resorts on Isla Mujeres that you’ll love for a child-free vacation.
Located right on the beach, you can move your toes on the white sandy beaches just a short walk from your room. In this luxury resort, you will get a high-end service and mimes, perfect for a romantic getaway. With a beach bar and restaurant and another by the pool, you will have many options for delicious cocktails and fresh seafood with the view you prefer.
The main services of Privilege Aluxues include:
- 4 restaurants on site
- 1 outdoor pool
- wellness center
- Snorkeling and Diving
- Breakfast in the room
Check availability for booking your adult-only getaway at Privilege Aluxes.
Bahia Chac Chi, located near the ferry port, is a great hotel for adults only. With rooms overlooking the bay ocean, this is a great choice for a getaway alone or with your loved one or best friend. Within walking distance of Playa Norte, you will be within walking distance of many Isla Mujeres attractions, restaurants and shops.
The main services of Bahia Chac Chi include:
- 1 dining option on site
- Free wifi
- Concierge service
- 24 hour reception
- Desk in the room
Check availability for booking your adult-only getaway in Bahia Chac Chi.
Easily one of the best hotels in Isla Mujeres, the Lotus Beach Hotel is the ideal beachfront hotel for adults looking for a luxurious but relaxed beach holiday. Located at the northernmost point of Isla Mujeres, from the moment you check in, you will love this destination in Mexico. Take advantage of the tour desk to book an excursion to El Garrafón National Park or the local Mayan archeological sites.
The main services of the Lotus Beach Hotel include:
- 1 restaurant on site
- 2 swimming pools
- Private jacuzzi in some rooms
- Massage and wellness center
- room service
Check availability to book your adult-only getaway at Lotus Beach Hotel.
More of a boutique hotel than anything, the Hotel Francis Arlene is a small hotel for moms and pops that you won’t find anywhere in the world other than Quintana Roo. Many guests love this property thanks to the friendly staff and central location. You can escape the heat in the air conditioning or head straight to the beach, a short walk from the property.
The main services of the Hotel Francis Arlene include:
- Express and private registration
- Organized visits
- Free wifi
- Daily cleaning
Check availability for booking your adult-only getaway at the Hotel Francis Arlene.
Get ready to enjoy the views from this seafront hotel. Regardless of the room you choose, you can enjoy fantastic sea views from sunrise to sunset. The interior decoration is clean, white and beach. You are sure to feel comfortable and at ease while relaxing from your room or from the rooftop beach club.
The main services of Icaco Island Village include:
- Rooftop pool and hot tub
- Picnic and barbecue area
- Spa and wellness facilities
- Bicycle rental
Check availability for booking your adult-only getaway in Icaco Island Village.
Isla Mujeres is a dream destination in the Caribbean Sea. As the farthest place in eastern Mexico, it is known as Sunrise Island, as it is the first place in Mexico to see the sun every day. For a fun alternative to your typical Cozumel or Playa del Carmen vacation, Isla Mujeres is the perfect place for your next adult-only vacation.