We have searched high and low for the hotels and resorts that go the extra mile for couples. Whether it’s a naturally romantic setting or special little touches, these hotels are utterly charming – in fact, they’re the most romantic hotels in Mexico and the Caribbean.
Four-poster beds, outdoor bathtubs and candelit dinners – now that’s what we call a romantic getaway. These are the places where you’ll fall in love all over again…
The most romantic hotels in Mexico and the Caribbean
Hotel rooms are connected by bridges, so they seem to float in the air. It’s also the only resort on the island with a view of both the Petit and Gros Piton mountains.
Rooms are more like private sanctuaries, where the ‘fourth wall’ of each room is 8,000 feet of clear Caribbean waterfront. The resort even has its own private helipad for guests who really want to arrive in style.
An eco-villa resort surrounded by the turquoise waters of Tulum beach, with incredible sunset views of the beach and jungle from its treetop restaurant, Koh. The hotel’s villas are built from natural materials, and are lit by candles for extra romance.
Azulik villas also come with a Mayan mosaic bathtub, which is filled with cenote’s water; considered sacred water in Mayan culture.
A private island resort where time stands still, Coco Plum Island Resort specialises in honeymoon all-inclusive packages, complete with candlelit dinners by the water. You’ll want to lounge in a hammock here forever.
Each of the 18 private cabanas, all just steps from the beach, have views of the Caribbean Sea. There’s also one over-water villa with a private veranda and extended sunbathing deck.
A dreamy beachfront resort with lush tropical gardens. With spacious terraces, private pools, huge bathtubs, panoramic views, and gorgeous gardens, paradise is at your door. What more could you possibly ask for?
Ocean Suites are adults only, with private access to two white sandy beaches. Perfect for couples looking to take it easy in the sun – you won’t want to leave.
An ultra-luxury boutique resort, Zöetry Paraiso de la Bonita is the perfect romantic setting. Special suite packages include a dedicated butler, and an on-demand private chef – as we mentioned, this is ultra-luxury.
Or, if you really want to push the boat out, the resort will arrange a candle lit dinner served in your suite or on your private terrace. Relax in a romantic sunken bath for two, a king-size bed with luxurious linens, sensuous scented oils and candles.
Once part of the Rabot Estate, one of Soufrière’s most famous cocoa plantations, Ladera Resort stands today as one of St. Lucia’s most unique and luxurious resorts.
Suites have panoramic views of the Pitons and Caribbean Sea, with a private heated pool and romantic wooden swing. Easily one of the most romantic hotels in Mexico and the Caribbean.
The boutique resort of Cap Maison has panoramic views of where Caribbean Sea meets Atlantic Ocean. The resort even has its own Proposal Concierge, who arranges impressive proposals. One took place on Rock Maison, a cocktail deck perched above the surging waves, where a rock of another kind was zipped down the Champagne Zip Line.
The beautiful beach at Cap Maison (or as locals call it, “Smugglers Cove”) has stellar snorkelling spots. Keep an eye out for turtles if you’re lucky!
This little gem is an upscale jumping off point for discovering the colourful streets of Merida, adventuring to Mayan Ruins or seeking out cenotes and haciendas.
Suites are a romantic throwback to the colonial years of Merida, with original tile floors and luxurious wrought iron four-poster king sized beds. Don’t miss out on the complimentary Mezcal.
The One&Only Palmilla is a luxurious resort that’s a chilled out spot for couples looking to just get away from it all. Each of the 170 rooms faces towards the sea, with views of the Pacific Ocean or Sea of Cortez from a private patio or balcony.
You can also go swimming with sea lions here, or help release turtles back into the wild. A lovely place to create lasting memories.
A peaceful eco-friendly resort, Bucati is located on one of the Caribbean’s top 10 Dream Beaches of the World.
Watch a movie under the stars on the beach, enjoy a couples massage or have a starlit romantic dinner on the beach. Whatever you need, the resort’s ‘Romance Concierge’ will look after it. Soaking up the sun here is something you’ll never forget.