Where to stay around Riviera Maya?

Our 2018 property listings offer a large selection of 9,278 vacation rentals near Riviera Maya. From 4,551 Condos/Apartments to 2,427 Studios, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Riviera Maya for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Cancún: 3,005 vacation rentals
  • Playa del Carmen: 6,071 vacation rentals
  • Cozumel: 486 vacation rentals
  • Tulum: 1,703 vacation rentals
  • Tulum Beach: 2,138 vacation rentals

And HomeAway offers you the chance to discover many other popular destinations in Riviera Maya! Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Riviera Maya?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the cities with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Riviera Maya:

  • Cancún: 3,005 rentals
  • Playa del Carmen: 6,071 rentals
  • Tulum: 1,703 rentals
  • Akumal: 1,087 rentals
  • Puerto Morelos: 951 rentals

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

Can I find easy-access vacation rentals when traveling by plane to Riviera Maya?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of vacation rentals near airports. The airports with a large selection of vacation rentals in Riviera Maya are:

  • Cancun International Airport (CUN): 3,138 vacation rentals
  • Cozumel International Airport (CZM): 6,322 vacation rentals
  • Tulum, Quintana Roo (TUY): 1,732 vacation rentals

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

Near which points of interest can I spend my holidays in Riviera Maya?

HomeAway offers a large selection of rentals near lovely places in Riviera Maya. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Akumal Beach: 817 rentals
  • Half Moon Bay: 2,318 rentals
  • Playa del Carmen Ferry: 6,547 rentals
  • Puerto Morelos Adventure: 5,639 rentals
  • Tulum Mayan Ruins: 2,156 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.

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)