20 Best Resorts with Swim Up Rooms in Cancun

Cancun is one of the finest and most sought-after resort destinations. From romantic getaways to family vacations, a stay in swim-up rooms in Cancun resorts promises unparalleled luxury.

With direct access from your bedroom into the pool, they’re truly an indulgent experience worth splurging on. But not just any resort will do.

To help make sure you have the best possible experience, I’ve compiled this list of top-rated all-inclusive resorts with awe-inspiring swim up rooms in Cancun.

Picture soaking in the sun on the powdery white sand or sipping tropical cocktails at infinity pools overlooking the ocean.

Whether you’re traveling with kids or prefer an adult-only resort, there is something for you on the list.

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I spent more than 48 hours analyzing the websites of the top-rated Cancun resorts and their reviews. So here’s a quick summary of the best resorts with swim up suites in Cancun:

List of Top Cancun Resorts with Swim up Rooms

  • Nizuc Resort & Spa
  • Coral Level at Iberostar Selection Cancun
  • TRS Coral Hotel
  • Margaritaville Island Reserve
  • Grand Park Royal Cancun
  • Planet Hollywood
  • The Grand Moon Palace
  • Dreams Sapphire Resort & Spa
  • Grand Fiesta Americana Coral Beach
  • Hyatt Ziva Riviera
  • Azul Beach Resort
  • Dreams Playa Mujeres Golf & Spa Resort
  • Riu Palace Costa Mujeres
  • Atelier Playa Mujeres
  • Garza Blanca
  • Hideaway Royalton Riviera
  • Haven Riviera Cancun
  • Beloved Playa Mujeres
  • Hyatt Zilara Cancun
  • Wyndham Alltra Cancun

Adults-only Luxury Hotels in Cancun with Swim up Rooms

  • Haven Riviera Cancun
  • Hideaway Royalton Riviera
  • Beloved Playa Mujeres
  • Coral Level at Iberostar
  • TRS Coral Hotel
  • Atelier Playa Mujeres
  • Hyatt Zilara Cancun

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1. NIZUC Resort & Spa (5 star)

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NIZUC Resort & Spa sits within a 29-acre exclusive beachfront estate situated on the end of Punta Nizuc in Cancun, surrounded by a paradise of protected mangroves and lush local foliage facing the white sands of the Mesoamerican Barrier Reef. For ultimate seclusion, guests can book the Private Garden Pool Villa.

Located just a short distance from the resort’s exclusive beaches and main pool area, this stunning villa features a bedroom suite amongst a private tropical garden with an infinity pool and waterfall. The villa also features a freestanding deep soaking tub, rainfall shower, and outdoor nature-inspired shower.

NIZUC is widely known for its beautiful white beaches and crystal-clear waters of Cancun, Mexico. 

The luxurious 5-Star hotel takes wellness to another level. Situated on an ancient base station for Mayan astronomers, the resort has a strong focus on wellness with programs influenced by the Mayan practices of observing their surroundings and the stars to calm both mind and body.

NIZUC, which boasts AAA Five Diamond status, is home to the first ESPA-branded spa in the Mexican Caribbean and, most recently, their newest addition in collaboration with MIA Beaute, NIZUC MedSpa. 

Its extensive menu of treatments is designed to relax and rejuvenate the mind, body, and soul. The resort also offers guests a variety of experiences and amenities, including private dining on the beach or ocean pier, a Dom Perignon Wine Cellar Experience for two, and much more.

Out of the 274 rooms, 119 have a private plunge pool or pool. The resort is open to children but is more suited to couples. As for shuttle service, NIZUC provides a private car transfer as an option while booking at an additional cost.

Features:

  • Fun activities: cigar rolling, sushi-making classes, yacht excursions, various water sports
  • Winik’s Kids Club (4 to 12 age)
  • Select suites with plunge pools
  • Six world-class restaurants – Ramona (Mexican), Indochine (Asian), Terra Nostra (Italian), Ni (Peruvian), 
  • Spa & Fitness
  • Five swimming pools, including an adults-only pool, spa pool, and the pool with a swim-up bar
  • Complimentary snorkeling gear, stand-up paddleboards, kayaks
  • Free wifi

Types of Swim Up Rooms:

  • Private villas (children must be 5+ years old to stay here)
  • Penthouse (up to 3 guests)
  • Select residence suites
  • The Garden Junior Suite (up to 3 guests)
  • Garden View Deluxe Junior Suite
  • Ocean View Junior Suite
  • Master Suite

2. Coral Level at Iberostar Selection Cancun (5 star)

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Image Credit: Iberostar Selection Cancun

This beachfront all-inclusive resort is set in a popular Hotel Zone and offers breathtaking ocean views you can enjoy in peace and quiet. 

It’s conveniently located only 15 minutes from Cancun airport.

You’ll have access to a private pool where you can relax beside the gorgeous blue Caribbean, as well as wine tastings, mixology workshops, and a selection of restaurants to savor flavors from around the world.

When you’re ready for something more active, check out the 18-hole golf course, complete with mangroves and personalized classes.

The Coral level has a stellar rating and is geared toward adults.

There is a small premium selection of unique swim up rooms on the rooftop with a private pool, outdoor shower, and a circular staircase leading to the rooftop pool and epic ocean views.

You can also access other facilities and restaurants at the standard Iberostar resort, which is more family-friendly.

Features:

  • Access to 10 pools
  • Exclusive Adults-only pool with swim up bar, White shark snack bar, and beach club
  • Fun activities: aqua bike and aqua fitness classes, beach volleyball, tennis, live entertainment, wine tasting
  • Multiple onsite dining options: Starcafe with savory snacks, La Barca, plus restaurants at next-door standard Iberostar 
  • 18-hole golf course
  • Diving center
  • Spa & Beauty Salon
  • Free Wifi
  • 24/7 room service

Types of Swim-Up Rooms: 

  • Junior Suite Ocean Front Corner Roof Top
  • Junior Suite Roof Top Ocean Front

3. TRS Coral Hotel (4 star) 

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Image Credit: Swim Up Room at TRS Coral Hotel, a Member of The Leading Hotels of the World

 

TRS Coral Hotel (Costa Mujeres) is an all-inclusive and adults-only resort with 88 swim-up rooms located on the sandy beach of Costa Mujeres on Mexico’s breathtaking Yucatan Peninsula. With its palm-lined walkways, the hotel’s ultra-modern architectural aesthetic, built with sustainable materials, reflects its forwarding-thinking design without compromising the natural environment.

On the outskirts of Cancún and near ancient Mayan ruins, TRS Coral Hotel’s village zone offers vibrant nightlife entertainment, diverse gastronomic options, and many exciting cultural and leisure activities.

Set aside the morning to improve your tennis with the exclusive training program at the Rafa Nadal Tennis Centre, followed by a visit to the pristine shores of Costa Mujeres to sunbathe, swim, or cruise the seas by catamaran. 

Book an afternoon pampering session and take advantage of the exclusive benefits of the Zentropia Spa & Wellness center offering invigorating beauty and body treatments.

For those seeking entertainment, the hotel offers an amazing show and gourmet dinner at CHIC Cabaret & Restaurant, where guests are immersed in a culinary and sensory journey filled with glamorous performances and an after-party open for all to enjoy. 

Watch the sunset over aquamarine waters while sipping on a cocktail from one of the beach bars before enjoying an intimate Mediterranean dinner at the Helios restaurant, situated right on the beachfront.

Features:

  • 88 swim-up rooms
  • Zentropia Spa & Wellness offers jacuzzis, saunas, steam rooms, and more
  • Chic Cabaret & Restaurant with music and live performances
  • numerous exclusive a la carte restaurants, such as Helios, the sea lounge beach club restaurant, El Gaucho (Argentinian BBQ), La Boheme (French), Chang Thai and more
  • Multiple bars, including Gravity sky bar, Sports bar and Healthy bar
  • 24/7 room service
  • Free Wifi

Types of Swim-Up Rooms:

  • Signature Suite Swim Up Beachside Panoramic Ocean View
  • Ambassador Suite Swim Up Beachside Ocean View
  • Junior Suite Swim Up Beachside Ocean View
  • Junior Suite Swim Up Beachside
  • Junior Suite Swim Up

4. Margaritaville Island Reserve (5 star)

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Image Credit: Margaritaville Island Reserve Swim Up Rooms Cancun

Margaritaville Island Reserve Riviera Cancun, located on Mexico’s stunning Riviera Cancun coast, is an all-inclusive, family-friendly oceanfront resort that puts a Caribbean twist on casual luxury

The resort offers direct shuttle service from the airport and a total of 148 rooms, including two different swim up suite options – the paradise suite and the Paradise Junior Suite. There are a total of 28 swim up rooms in this Cancun resort.

The Swim Up Paradise Suite is divided into bedroom and living room areas. It has a balcony complete with either Adirondack chairs or a day bed, along with luxurious swim-up access to the resort pools directly from the terrace. 

The Swim Up Paradise Junior Suite offers the same, except it doesn’t have a divided bedroom and living areas.

Both suite options include double-sink bathrooms, a rainforest shower, and a freestanding tub. The resort perfectly blends carefree island design with high-end comfort, including ten food and beverage establishments, a world-class St. Somewhere Spa, and immersive music and entertainment options.

Whether you prefer to spend time relaxing in a beach hammock, indulging in island-inspired spa treatments, or celebrating when “it’s 5 o’clock somewhere” with a poolside cocktail, you’re given license to chill in a laidback, “no worries” setting.

Features:

  • Great culinary options – 4 restaurants
  • Live music every day and night, including signature Beach and Pool Parties
  • Activities: evening bonfires, mixology classes, Caribbean parades, cocktail tastings, flip-flop Olympics, and more
  • 6 bars
  • 4 pools
  • Spa & Fitness
  • Parakeet’s Kid’s club –  provides free daily activities such as crafts, cookie decorating, face painting and more
  • Water sports, beach volleyball, sunrise yoga
  • Free wifi

Types of Swim-Up Rooms:

  • Paradise suite
  • Paradise junior suite

5. Grand Park Royal Cancun (4 star)

Grand park royal in Cancun is an all-inclusive resort that stands out with its spacious, luxurious swim up rooms and five-star dining options.

The resort offers a mix of adult-only and family-friendly facilities.

Enjoy days of relaxation on the beautiful beach, take a dip in sparkling pools, or participate in various activities, from watersports and karaoke to Mexican folklore.

You can choose from Deluxe swim up suites facing the ocean that are available for up to 4 guests and kids (12+).

Or you can pamper yourself in one of the many villas with private terraces and plunge pools.

Features:

  • Excellent central beachfront location 
  • Selection of modern deluxe swim up rooms with ocean view, rooms with private balconies
  • Plenty of dining options – Cocay restaurant (national & international buffet), La Concha restaurant (Mexican cuisine), El Mirador restaurant (Italian cuisine), Koi restaurant (Asian cuisine), Grand Prime Rib House, Pizza House, Taco grill, and more
  • Two outdoor pools with swim up bars overlooking the beach to sip tropical cocktails with prime views – Fresco, Premier bar
  • Family-friendly amenities
  • 24/7 room service
  • Exclusive adult-only lounge Ekinox with a view of the lagoon (22+ years old)
  • Gym access, spa, yoga studio, and steam room
  • Royal tower with suites that are catered exclusively to adults
  • Free wifi
  • Entertainment – daytime activities, live music, and night show – from karaoke to Mexican folklore (they even have an app for all the hotel activities)
  • Kid’s Club – games, sports, and other activities to keep your kids entertained
  • Free parking

Types of Swim-Up Suites:

  • Deluxe Swim Up Ocean View (For safety reasons, this type of room is available only for children who are older than 12.)
  • Villa Junior Suite Plunge Pool Garden View
  • Villa Junior Suite Plunge Pool Ocean View
  • Villa Master Suite Plunge Pool Ocean View
  • Villa Master Suite Plunge Pool Garden View

6. Planet Hollywood (5 star)

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Planet Hollywood is an all-inclusive and everyone-welcome resort located on the beachfront of Costa Mujeres that will make you feel like a Hollywood star while on your vacation in beautiful Cancun.

It’s only 45 minutes from Cancun airport and within easy reach of other popular Cancun attractions.

At Planet Hollywood, the hotel management takes customer satisfaction seriously. The hotel even has mattresses made exclusively for Planet Hollywood hotel guests.

You can also upgrade to Star Class and enjoy some additional perks, such as a private butler, exclusive lounge access, an exclusive beach area, and a private pool only available to Star Class guests.

If screaming kids splashing water all around isn’t your cup of tea, Planet Hollywood has you covered with its adult-only Planet Hollywood Adult Scene Cancun.

Planet Hollywood swim up rooms have semi-private pools.

Features:

  • Water park with Lazy river, FlowRider surf simulator ($) and four pools
  • Hollywood-themed facilities and amenities 
  • Day and night entertainment activities for all ages, including disco and movie theater
  • Extensive Fitness club with tennis, basketball, and volleyball court 
  • Spa treatments
  • 11 bars and 11 restaurants – from Japanese, Mexican, Italian and Indian cuisine to burgers, Steakhouse, and more
  • Mini golf course
  • 24/7 room service
  • Free wifi
  • STARS Kids Club (for kids of age 4-12) 
  • Trampoline park and arcade ($)
  • Family-friendly but also has the option to stay at Adult Scene with adult only pool and other amenities
  • Off-property day trips

Types of Semi-Private Swim Up rooms:

  • Junior suite
  • Director’s suite – one bedroom
  • Producer’s suite – one or two bedroom

7. The Grand Moon Palace (5 star)

The Grand Moon Palace on Riviera Maya offers a world-class all-inclusive getaway for families.

It’s also conveniently located, only about a 12 min drive from Cancun airport. 

You can spoil yourself with gourmet dining, unlimited drinks, and luxurious spa treatments.

The good news is you also get access to other Grand Mood Palace sister hotel facilities at Nizuc and Sunrise.

Your kids will love the extensive onsite waterpark, one of the best in Cancun.

If you enjoy playing golf, a 27-hole Jack Nicklaus golf course is nearby, only about 10 minute ride by golf cart.

You can book one of the Grand swim up suites with a maximum occupancy of 4 guests, including kids and teens aged 0-17. This is a great option if you travel with children because many other resorts have age restrictions for kids for swim up rooms in Cancun.

Features:

  • Waterpark with slides, lazy river, wave pool, ProFlow Triple wave simulator, and more
  • Spacious, elegant rooms with terraces, whirlpool tubs, and swim-up suites
  • Expansive pools
  • 24/7 room service
  • Free wifi
  • Nine swimming pools
  • Water sports – kayaking, paddleboarding
  • Day and Night entertainment – live music, dancing, shows
  • Playroom for children under 4
  • Wired lounge with console video games
  • Bowling alley ($)
  • Fitness center
  • Restaurants with Mexican, Italian, Indian, Asian, French, Peruvian, Arabic cuisine, seafood, and steakhouses
  • Awe Spa with hydrotherapy pool
  • Kid’s Club with bumper cars and neon mini-golf
  • Adult-only pool and French restaurant
  • 24h Bakery with a selection of crepes, macarons, gelato, and coffee

Types of Swim-Up Rooms:

  • Grand Swim Up Suite

8. Dreams Sapphire Resort & Spa (5 star)

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Image Credit: Dreams Sapphire Resort & Spa

Dreams Sapphire is a family-friendly resort set along the azure Caribbean sea, just 15 min drive from Cancun airport.

Sapphire Riviera is an award-winning resort with indulgent amenities perfect for families. 

If you upgrade to Preferred Club, you can stay at one of their beachfront swim-out suites with private terraces with a maximum occupancy of 4 guests. (2 adults + 2 children)

Features:

  • No reservation required restaurants
  • Day and nighttime activities, theme parties, outdoor movie nights
  • Fitness center overlooking the ocean
  • Pet-friendly
  • Four pools – family pool, adult-only, and two kid pools
  • Multiple Bars and onsite nightclub
  • Some rooms come with hot tub
  • Multiple Dining and Bar Options – Italian, Mexican, Asian, French Cuisine
  • Swim up bar
  • Spa treatments, including hydrotherapy
  • Tennis, Beach Soccer, Ping-Pong, Board games
  • Golf at the nearby Gran Coyote Riviera Maya and El Camaleon Mayakoba Golf Courses (discounts available for Sapphire hotel guests)
  • Waterpark with 3 waterslides
  • Childcare services for an additional cost at Explorer’s Club or Core Zone
  • 24/7 room service
  • Free wifi

Types of Semi-Private Swim-Up Rooms:

  • Preferred Club Master Suite Beach Front Swim Out King
  • Preferred Club Junior Suite Beach Front Swim Out King
  • Preferred Club Junior Suite Beach Front Swim Out Double

9. Grand Fiesta Americana Coral Beach (5 star)

Grand Fiesta Americana is another fantastic family-friendly resort located at white sandy Coral beach, about 30 minutes from Cancun international airport.

The coral beach is one of the best beaches in Cancun.

The resort is well suited for families with kids because it’s much quieter than other party resorts in Cancun.

For couples seeking a romantic escape, there is an option to book an Infinite oceanfront honeymoon master suite that includes a hot tub, bottle of champagne and rose petals upon arrival, one romantic dinner, and a couple massage with wine and snacks and more.

Their Infinite Ocean Front Penthouse Three Bedroom Suite with Private Pool can accommodate up to 10 guests, which is ideal for large families or if you travel as a group.

Features:

  • Free airport shuttle
  • Gem spa, hydrotherapy, and beauty salon
  • Coral Kidz club offers a gaming station and plenty of fun activities like cartoon movie nights, beachfront sand castle building, sea shell hunts, crafts, and other fun games
  • Outdoor dinosaur-themed play area
  • Some rooms with hot tubs
  • Adults-only beach section
  • Three expansive heated swimming pools overlooking the ocean
  • Restaurants with Mexican, Italian cuisine
  • Water activities – kayak, paddleboard, jet ski rentals
  • Diving center desk at the beach with organized diving tours to Isla Mujeres
  • Swim up Bars
  • Free wifi and parking
  • 24/7 room service
  • Daily entertainment and activities
  • Fitness center

Types of Swim-Up Rooms:

  • Infinite Ocean Front Penthouse Three Bedroom Suite with Private Pool (up to 7 guests, kids 8+ years old)
  • Infinite Ocean Front Penthouse Four Bedroom Suite with Private Pool (up to 10 guests, kids 8+ years old)

10. Hyatt Ziva Riviera Cancun (5 star)

Cancun beach and Altitude by Krystal Grand Punta Cancun, Hyatt Ziva Cancun aerial view in the morning, Cancun, Quintana Roo QR, Mexico.
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Hyatt Ziva Riviera is located on a stunning strip of Punta Cancun. The resort is all-inclusive and family-friendly with luxurious amenities, only 25 min from Cancun airport.

This resort’s teen-only lounge and onsite microbrewery make this resort stand out.

Another highlight is eight floating swim-up suites, each with a private balcony and Mayan flair. Swim up suites are available for 13+ year-old kids.

Features:

  • Eight unique restaurants and 8 bars – enjoy French cuisine at the adults-only Bastille’s, Asian cuisine at Moongate, Italian at Lorenzo’s, and American diner classics at Chevy’s
  • Microbrewery
  • Spa, Holistic body treatments, hydrotherapy (spa kid options)
  • 3 Infinity pools and 2 hot tubs overlooking the Caribbean sea
  • Fitness center
  • Exclusive watersport excursions
  • kayak and paddle board rentals
  • Moods Lounge and Club – a teen-only spot with virtual reality simulators
  • Kidz club offers pool games like water volleyball, mini waterpark, arts and crafts, video games, and beach excursions
  • Daily activities for all ages – Mulligan’Z virtual golf experience ($), dancing classes, live music, and shows
  • 24/7 room service
  • Free wifi
  • swim up pool
  • Turquoize – an exclusive adults-only section, adult-only Punta Vista infinity pool and bar 
  • Fitness center

Types of Swim-Up Rooms:

  • Swim Up King with Semi-Private pool (4 guests 13+ years old)
  • Swim Up Double with Semi-Private pool (4 guests 13+ years old)
  • Turquoize Sky Swim Up Ocean Front Master King (Adults Only)
  • Turquoize Sky Swim Up Ocean Front Master Double (Adults Only)

11. Azul Beach Resort (4 star)

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Image Credit: Azul Beach Resort Cancun

The Azul Beach Resort is family-friendly and all-inclusive, built with young families in mind. The resort caters to all ages.

It’s located on Azul beach, which is very charming and cozy, about 15 mins from Cancun airport.

The size of the resort is more intimate.

Premium swim up suites accommodate 2 adults + 2 children or 3 adults + 1 child.

Features:

  • Resort app for making dinner reservations, browsing excursions and activities, booking spa treatments, and more.
  • 24/7 room service
  • Toddler amenities – organic baby food, baby monitors, cribs
  • Azulitos Playhouse for kids
  • Extreme Breeze Teen club for 13- to 17-year-olds only with music videos, ping pong, billiards, and air hockey
  • Activities – tequila tasting, cooking classes, bonfire, live music
  • Spa
  • Many onsite bars and restaurants – Siena (Italian), Zavaz (Mexican), award-winning Le Chique, or BBQ at a seaside restaurant
  • adults-only Moet and foam parties

Types of Swim-Up Rooms:

  • Premium Swim Up Suite
  • Royal Premium Swim Up Suite
  • Swim Up Junior Suite

12. Dreams Playa Mujeres (5 star)

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Image Credit: Dreams Playa Mujeres

Dreams Playa Mujeres has multiple pools, a water park, live music, a world-class golf court, oversized modern luxury suites, and more.

The resort is family-friendly and located in the gated community of Playa Mujeres, 40 mins from the airport. 

With an unlimited luxury pass, you can indulge in limitless access to restaurants (no reservations required) and other perks. 

There is an option to upgrade your stay to a Preferred Club, which grants you VIP access to certain amenities. For example, only Preferred Club Guests have access to the lazy river.

Secrets, the adults-only sister resort of Dreams, is right next door, and the good news is you have access to both resorts. So you can drop off your kids at the Kids Club and escape to play tennis at Secrets or have a romantic dinner with your partner. 

Swim out rooms are available for kids 13+ years or adults.

Features:

  • 24/7 Room service 
  • Theme parties and other activities such as tequila tasting, beach volleyball, or even Spanish lessons, snorkeling, and more
  • Free parking
  • Spa
  • All units have whirlpools, either in rooms or on the terraces
  • Numerous pools include a lazy river, infinity pools, hot tubs, and a water park (2 of them are facing the ocean)
  • 10 onsite restaurants with a selection of classic burgers, Mexican and Mediterranean dishes
  • 13 bars
  • Golf course
  • Kids Explorer’s and Core Zone Teens Club with Xboxes, pool tables, a popcorn machine
  • Kids Club comes with a kid bar and a variety of smoothies

Types of Swim-Up Rooms:

  • Preferred Club Junior Suite Swim Out Ocean View King Bed
  • Preferred Club Junior Suite Swim Out Ocean View Two Queen Beds
  • Preferred Club Junior Suite Ocean Front with Private Pool King Bed
  • Preferred Club Junior Suite Ocean Front with Private Pool Two Queen Beds
  • Preferred Club Master Suite Swim Out Ocean View King Bed
  • Preferred Club Master Suite Ocean Front with Private Pool King Bed

13. Riu Palace Costa Mujeres (5 star)

Riu Palace Costa Mujeres is a family-friendly resort stretching along unspoiled white sand Bahia de Mujeres beach. 

The resort is a bit secluded, about a 40 min ride from Cancun. 

This is a perfect place for you if you want to spend most of your vacation chilling at the resort.

 Junior Suite Swim up rooms have private pool access and are equipped with a king-size bed or two small double beds, a balcony, or a terrace.

Features:

  • 5 pools, 2 swim up bars
  • Spacious rooms with private furnished balconies
  • 5 restaurants plus poolside grill and Cafe – from Japanese, Italian, and Mexican specialty restaurants to Steakhouse, 6 bars, as well as a Patisserie & ice cream parlor and Pepe’s Food Grill
  • Free access to the next-door water park 
  • Daily activities 
  • Riu Land Kid’s Club
  • Free wifi
  • Bicycle rentals
  • Billiards, ping pong
  • Boat rentals ($)
  • Fitness center
  • Night club

Types of Swim-Up Rooms:

  • Junior Suite Swim-Out – Adults Only

14. Atelier Playa Mujeres (5 star)

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Image Credit: Atelier Playa Mujeres

Atelier Playa Mujeres offers a stay at one of the most exclusive beaches in the Caribbean, 30 min drive from Cancun airport. The luxury 5-star resort has top-notch amenities that make you feel relaxed and pampered. 

The highlight is an infinity pool and El Cielo sky bar, so enjoy a few tropical cocktails on your stay with an epic view. 

The resort is for adults only (16+). 

Inspira swim out suites come with outdoor plunge pools or semi-private pools, and many other exclusive perks, such as complimentary hydrotherapy sessions at NUUP Spa, butler service, golf discounts, private beach access, a bottle of house wine and chocolate dipped fruits on arrival, and many more.

Features:

  • 20+ restaurants and bars – Los Abrazos steakhouse overlooking the infinity pool, Cliento (Italian), Maria Dolores (fine dining), Takeshi (Asian), and more
  • ATELIER App with activities program, resort map, e-Chat, and more
  • Onsite gym with juice bar
  • Free wifi 
  • 24/7 Room service
  • Onsite art gallery with contemporary art – ATELIER Playa Mujeres 
  • Water sports – kayaking, stand-up paddleboarding
  • Day and night jam-packed program, including tequila tasting and yoga classes
  • Dog-friendly ($) (dogs up to 10kg)
  • Car rental ($)
  • Photoshooting ($)
  • NUUP Spa ($), hydrotherapy and beauty salon
  • Onsite 18-Hole golf course ($)
  • Infinity pool and El Cielo Sky bar
  • Numerous pools, tennis courts, paddleball courts

Types of Swim-Up Rooms:

  • Inspira Junior Suite Swim Out – King
  • Inspira Junior Suite Swim Out – Two Double
  • Inspira Junior Suite Swim Out Ocean View – King
  • Inspira Junior Suite Swim Out Ocean View – Double

15. Garza Blanca Cancun (5 star)

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Image Credit: Garza Blanca Cancún

Garza Blanca is a world-class resort located 30 minutes from Cancun airport and only 5 minutes from the ferry dock, ideal for day trips to Isla Mujeres. 

It’s secluded from Cancun’s main Hotel Zone, so it’s a more relaxing and peaceful spot.

All swim up rooms have private balconies with a pool and hammock.

Features:

  • Numerous pools, including 1 adult only pool and 1 main infinity pool with swim up bar
  • Fun activities – beach volleyball, dance classes, water sports, live entertainment, snorkeling
  • Wibit Aqua Park
  • Multiple gourmet restaurants – Steakhouse, Mexican, Japanese, 
  • Gym
  • Spa, hydrotherapy
  • Limited evening entertainment
  • 24/7 room service
  • Kids’ Club (ages 4 to 12)

Types of Swim-Up Rooms:

  • Junior Suite Swim Up
  • One Bedroom Swim Up
  • Two Bedroom Swim Up

16. Hideaway Royalton Riviera (5 star)

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Hideaway Royalton Riviera is an adult-only resort located about 15 min from Cancun airport.

The resort provides a premium all-inclusive experience and access to all neighboring Royalton Riviera resorts. 

Luxury suites come with a jacuzzi, rain shower, and semi-private pools. You can choose views of lush mangroves, the ocean, or the resort. The swim up rooms can accommodate max 4 adults.

Features:

  • 11 reservation-free restaurants and 16 bars: Mexican, a Steakhouse, Asian, Italian, Mediterranean, and more
  • Casino del Mar
  • Shisha right outside the sports bar
  • Royal spa
  • Fitness center
  • 24/7 room service
  • Rooms come with jacuzzi soaker tubs
  • Water activities – catamaran sail, sea kayaks, paddle boards

Types of Swim-Up Rooms:

  • Luxury Junior Suite (semi-private swim up pool)
  • Luxury Suite with Terrace Jacuzzi (semi-private swim up pool)

17. Haven Riviera Cancun (5 star)

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Haven Riviera Cancun is an adult-only all-inclusive resort nestled between the Caribbean Sea and the beautiful Nichupte Lagoon. 

This luxury resort offers beautiful swim out suites with stunning views, five-star amenities, and spectacular pools. 

Swim up rooms feature infinity-style pools and a beautiful modern Mexican-inspired interior.

Enjoy a day soaking in the sun on powdery white sands before exploring nearby attractions like Tres Rios Ecopark water park or El Rey Mayan ruins. 

Then, when the sun sets, experience entertaining live shows and music. 

Features:

  • Multiple onsite restaurants with a selection of fine international dining to local Mexican flavors
  • MySenses Spa
  • 4 a la carte restaurants, 6 bars, including a Cabaret
  • 3 pools, two swim up bars
  • Free wifi
  • Tennis course, basketball court, beach volleyball, ping pong
  • day and night activities – yoga classes, alcohol tasting, and cooking classes, macrame workshop, live DJ twice a week
  • nearby El Tinto Golf Club
  • Gym access

Types of Swim-Up Rooms:

  • Junior Suite Swim-out Garden View
  • Junior Suite Swim-Out Partial Ocean View
  • Romance Junior Suite Swim-Out Partial Ocean View
  • Serenity Club Swim Out Partial Ocean View King Bed Junior Suite
  • Serenity Club Swim Out Partial Ocean View 2 Queen Beds Junior Suite
  • Serenity Club Junior Suite Swim-Out Ocean Front
  • Serenity Club Romance Swim-Out Junior Suite Ocean Front

18. Beloved Playa Mujeres (5 star)

resorts with swim up rooms cancun
Image Credit: Beloved Playa Mujeres

Beloved Playa Mujeres is an excellent quiet beachfront resort if you just want to relax or go on a romantic holiday.

The resort is adult-only, built in a boutique style, and has a peaceful, intimate vibe.

It offers everything you need for an unforgettable romantic tropical vacation with your partner – from luxury swim out suites to romantic dinners for two on the beach and top-notch leisure activities.

For entertainment, take part in dancing, cooking, cocktail classes, or listen to live music at one of several bars and restaurants located onsite. 

The casitas featuring private pools and jacuzzis at Beloved are the ideal relaxing hideaway for you and your significant other. 

Features: 

  • Couples only
  • Spa
  • Water sports: parasailing, paddle boarding, sailing, kayaking, snorkeling
  • Fitness center
  • 3 swimming pools, 4 outdoor jacuzzis
  • Activities: bike tours, yoga classes, wellness workshops, cooking classes, tastings, live music, and shows
  • Multiple dining options, from sushi bar, and taco truck to Steakhouse
  • Swim-up pool
  • Free wifi
  • 24/7 room service

Types of Swim-Up Rooms:

  • Swim Up Suite
  • Casita suite with private pool
  • Ocean view terrace suite with plunge pool
  • Terrace suite with plunge pool
  • Two-story casita with plunge pool 
  • Beachfront casita suite with private pool
  • Beachfront two-story casita with plunge pool
  • Penthouse suite with plunge pool ocean view

19. Hyatt Zilara Cancun (5 star)

Hyatt Zilara Cancun Hotel sign at the entrance of hotel. Luxury resort on Riviera Maya, Yucatan Peninsula
Image Credit: Shutterstock / mariakray

Hyatt Zilara is an all-inclusive paradise in the heart of Cancun. 

The resort is renowned for its world-class service in an intimate setting on the Caribean sea.

It’s geared toward adults, 18 years plus.

Swim up rooms contain a king-size bed with a double jetted tub and handmade furniture.

Features:

  • Infinity pool
  • Free internet
  • 24/7 room service
  • Spa & Fitness center
  • All suites come with breathtaking ocean views
  • Fine dining options at six gourmet buffet restaurants – authentic Mexican cuisine, teppanyaki show, Caribbean seafood and more
  • Spectacular pools with swim up bars
  • Activities: scuba demo lessons, water volleyball, aqua gym class, traditional mariachi bands, ping pong, trivia games, aerial and acrobatic circus shows
  • 5 chic bars and lounges

Types of Swim-Up Rooms:

  • Ocean View Swim Up Suite King

20. Wyndham Alltra Cancun (4 star)

Wyndham Alltra is a winner when it comes to a budget-friendly yet luxurious family vacation.

This all-inclusive resort is suitable for all ages and offers a private pirate water park with seven slides and two kid’s clubs so you can truly unwind.

Teenagers (13-17) can hang out at the Hashtag club.

Junior Suite Beachfront Infinity Swim-Up rooms provide one king bed and one sleeper sofa with a max occupancy of four guests. Swim-up rooms are only available for adults and feature a semi-private pool outside the balcony.

Features:

  • 7 restaurants – Mexican cuisine, classic Italian meals, and fantastic Asian specialties
  • Room service til 11 pm
  • Numerous kid activities – waterpark, movie nights, magic shows, water sport activities
  • Other activities – wine and tequila tastings
  • Waterpark with pirate ship and 7 slides
  • Beach volleyball, soccer, yoga, aquaerobics
  • Multiple pools – an activity pool, a family pool, two splash pools with slides and a hot tub
  • Spa and fitness center

Types of Swim-Up Rooms:

  • Junior Suite Beachfront Infinity Swim-Up

So there you have it! Which swim up rooms in Cancun have you tried, and what are your favorite resorts in Cancun? Hopefully, our guide will help you narrow down the list of choices to find your perfect swim up rooms in Cancun.

 


Casandra is the founder of Karpiak Caravan Adventure Family Travel and a mother to two adventurous, young boys. She is a family-focused, adventure travel advocate who grew up in Toronto with Danish roots. Casandra has visited over 20 countries on three continents often with her two boys in tow!