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Secrets Akumal Riviera Maya Resort

Resort Highlights

    AAA Four Diamond award-winning resort since 2016 

    Located in the center of the Riviera Maya, just 20 minutes from famous Playa del Carmen and approximately 1 hour south of the Cancun International Airport 

    Nestled along the calm waters of Akumal Beach, awarded a 2018 TripAdvisor Travelers’ Choice Award for one of the “Top 10 Beaches in Mexico” 

    Akumal, meaning “place of turtles” in Mayan, is home to one of the largest green sea turtle populations in Mexico 

    Natural Aquarium in front of the hotel in the Akumal Bay a few steps to the main beach 

    Three large swimming pools including an expansive oceanfront infinity pool with breathtaking views of the ocean, as well as 11 smaller pools providing swim-out access from select suites 

    Ideal location for snorkeling, scuba diving and sport fishing – the world’s second largest barrier reef sits just 150 meters off the resort’s beach 

    All-suite resort featuring spectacular views and ground floor suites with direct swim out access to a pool from a private terrace 

    Close proximity to an authentic Mayan village and the world’s largest underground river 

    Unlimited Connectivity app with free Wi-Fi, international calling and more 


    Secrets Akumal Riviera Maya is a High-end Organic Concept Resort, is ideally located in the heart of the Riviera Maya along the famed white-sand beaches and calm clear waters of Akumal, just 20 minutes from famous Playa del Carmen Town and 1 hour south of the Cancun International Airport, this brand new, adults-only resort (Minimum age 18 years) offers a truly magical Unlimited-Luxury® experience starting with 434 elegant suites, many with stunning ocean views. Indulge in 24-hour room service, daily refreshed mini-bar, limitless gourmet dining and top-shelf spirits at 7 restaurants and chic bars, pool and beach wait service, nightly entertainment and more. Enjoy the natural beauty of Akumal – meaning “Place of Turtles” in Mayan – by snorkeling off the coast, visiting nearby underwater rivers, or simply basking on the pristine beach. A whole new world awaits at the all-new Secrets Akumal Riviera Maya.

Secrets® Spa by Pevonia

For a truly luxurious vacation, be sure to book a treatment at the Secrets® Spa by Pevonia. The spa offers a refreshment bar, swirling hydrotherapy circuit, sauna, full-service salon, and uses all-natural products. View the full spa menu here. Use this link to book a body treatment, facial, massage, or splurge on an entire spa package. All Sigler guests will receive a 20% discount on 50- or 80-minute spa treatments! Please be sure to let them know you are with the Sigler group when making a reservation. Please note: Reservations can be made from 30 days or less from spa appointment date.

There is no limit to the dining options you will have at Secrets with 6 a la carte restaurants, a buffet, a café and a grill, Desires nightclub, a nightly theater and NO RESERVATIONS required apart from the Teppanyaki tables at Himitsu. There is a nightly themed buffet dinner located somewhere on the property as well as a nightly show in the theater. Daily activities will be posted throughout the property.



Barefoot Grill – Light lunch specialties; 12:30 PM – 4:00 PM

Bordeaux – Fine French cuisine; 6:00 PM – 11:00 PM 

Coco Café – Premium coffees and pastries; Open 24 hours 

El Patio – Traditional Mexican cuisine; 6:00 PM – 11:00 PM

Himitsu – Gourmet Pan-Asian fare; 6:00 PM – 11:00 PM

Market Café – International buffet: Breakfast served 7:30 – 11:30 daily

Oceana – Fresh seafood specialties; 6:00 PM – 11:00 PM 

Portofino – Gourmet Italian cuisine; 6:00 PM – 11:00 PM

Seaside Grill – Grilled specialties served poolside; 11:30 PM- 5:00 PM and 6:30 PM – 11:00 PM

*Please note there is a maximum of 6 guests at a table.


Top-shelf spirits are served at seven chic bars and lounges.

Barracuda – Beach Bar; 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM 

Desires – Music Lounge; 10:00 PM – 1:00 AM

Halftime Bar – Poolside Sports Bar; 12:00 PM- 1:00 AM

Manatees – Swim-Up Bar; 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM 

Rendezvous – Lobby Bar; 10:00 AM - Midnight 

Showtime – Theater Bar; 6:30 PM – 10:30 PM 

Sugar Reef – Pool Bar; 5:00 PM – 11:00 PM

Dining Options

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