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12 BEST Cancun Hotels and Resorts with Private Pools for a Dreamy Vacation

With millions of popular tourist destinations in the world offering the best attractions for solo travelers, families, and honeymooners, deciding where to spend your dream vacation might be hard for you. Famed cities and islands like Phuket, Bali, Maldives, and Santorini offer a wide selection of luxury resorts, private beaches, and villas. But apart from these iconic tourist favorites, the city of Cancun in Mexico is quickly gaining popularity in terms of natural and man-made attractions that tourists can enjoy. 

The hospitality industry in this city is also impressive. Graced with 5-star resorts and family-friendly suites with private pools, you can expect your vacation in Cancun to be exclusive and intimate. Cancun is located on the northeastern coast of the Yucatán Peninsula, facing the Caribbean Sea. It is considered the heart of the Mexican Caribbean because of its fine weather, pristine beaches, and crystal-clear waters. It is no longer surprising to know that Cancun’s tourist rate has increased significantly. In fact, Cancun ranked second on the list of the most visited tourist destinations in 2021, beating New York and Paris.

If you’re planning to visit Cancun this summer, we’re here to give you a list of the best Cancun hotels with private pools to make your stay extra special and unforgettable. We’ve been writing many interesting hotel and destination guides to help you with your dream vacation, and we’re excited to share this Cancun hotel guide with you. After searching for the best resort features, flexible rates, attractive locations, and of course, guest ratings, here are 12 of the best hotels and resorts in Cancun with private pools and villas for an amazing Cancun getaway.  

12 of the Best Hotels and Resorts with Private Pools in Cancun, Mexico

Note: The estimated prices are based on the available rates for 2 adult guests (1-2 nights) at the time of writing. All rates are subject to change anytime. 

1. Dreams Vista Cancun Golf & Spa Resort

A breathtaking beachfront paradise along the Caribbean Sea. 

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Location: Residencial Puerta Del Mar Sm 84 Mn 12 Lote 1-03 Cancún, 77520 Quintana Roo, Q.R., Mexico

Price: Starts at $585 | Rating: 9.4/10

What wowed us: A wide selection of over 416 rooms and suites. Impressive Club Level accommodations. Majestic views of the Isla Mujeres. 

Located in a private and ultra-exclusive community of Puerta Del Mar, Dreams Vista promises to deliver an exceptional service and hospitality to every guest. With an extensive accommodation option composed of tastefully designed rooms and suites, this luxury property is a top choice for all seasons. 

Dreams Vista boasts an array of amenities and activities that solo travelers, couples, and families can enjoy. With the following services, guests can guarantee a fun and memorable Cancun vacation:

  • Unlimited dining
  • Unlimited drinks
  • 24-hour room service
  • Pool & beach wait service
  • Wi-Fi
  • Best-in-Class Service
  • Endless Entertainment

For rooms and suites, you can choose from four stylish categories: Deluxe with Golf & Ocean View, Deluxe with Ocean View, Deluxe Family Suite with Golf & Ocean View, and Deluxe Family Suite with Ocean View. Each room and suite is inspired by contemporary living focusing on style and comfort, with lovely views of the surrounding seascape.

Recommended for families looking for spacious upscale accommodations: Preferred Club Presidential Suite. This massive suite under the Club Level category features a 197-sqm tropical sanctuary with an individual climate control system, private poolside with sunbeds, an outdoor dining area for six, and a plunge pool. 

2. Nizuc Resort & Spa

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Luxurious all-suite resort on the Yucatan Peninsula serving class and comfort.

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Location: Blvd. Kukulcan, 03 Km 21.26, Nizuc, 77500 Cancún, Q.R., Mexico

Price: Starts at $1,875 | Rating: 9.6/10

What wowed us: Tastefully designed Residence Suites. Massive Private Villas with plunge pool and/or infinity pool. Enchanting event venues. 

“Paradise is personal” is Nizuc’s tagline, and to be honest, we adore the way they mirror it to their established branding. Apart from its accolades in the hospitality industry, Nizuc has masterfully reinvented every guest’s definition of a luxurious and private getaway.

With 13 accommodation types to choose from, Nizuc designed every suite and villa with two things in mind: Comfort and sophistication. The Residence Suites are perfect for families. This suite comes with amazing features including a private terrace, spacious living areas, a private transportation, and a large infinity pool.

Couples and honeymooners can also make the most out of the captivating ocean views by staying in one of the Ocean Suites. The adult-only accommodation features exclusive access to a private beach, a freestanding deep soaking tub, and a state-of-the-art entertainment system. The outdoor pool offers a quiet and intimate experience for couples, with the breathtaking views of the Nuzic and Reef Beaches, and the romantic Cancun sunset. 

Nuzic also helps guests immerse themselves in the authentic Cancun culture and island life through these exclusive offers:

  • Water activities (snorkeling, kayaking, paddleboarding, Zayak)
  • Culture and wellness (Yoga and cigar-rolling)
  • Gastronomy (wine pairing dinner, sushi making class)

3. Breathless Cancun Soul Resort & Spa (Adults Only – All Inclusive)

Stylish all-suite resort nestled between the Caribbean Sea and Nichupte Lagoon, for an ultra-chic staycation. 

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Location: Blvd. Kukulcan Km. 4.5, Kukulcan Boulevard, Zona Hotelera, 77500 Cancún, Q.R., Mexico

Price: Starts at $505 | Rating: 9.5/10

What wowed us: A wide selection of 429 cozy and luxurious suites. Exquisite Club Level accommodations. Relax Spa by Pevonia. 

Thought 416 rooms and suites under a single resort is outrageous? Let’s talk about one of the best all-inclusive resorts in the city that will leave you, you guessed it right, breathless. Breathless Cancun Soul Resort & Spa is a prime example of a luxury property that effectively maximizes every space, and crafts a remarkable experience for every guest to savor. 

With fancy and well-furnished Junior Suites offering fantastic views of the lagoon, oceanfront views, modern interior aesthetics, and spacious private bathrooms. If you want to splurge on your Cancun staycation, the VIP treatment that Xhale Club provides to its members is superb at all levels! In addition to complete access to the private Xhale Club Lounge, members can also enjoy these amazing perks:

  • Exclusive infinity rooftop pool with ocean and Cancun skyline views
  • Exclusive access to Purple Rooftop Bar serving premium spirits
  • Exclusive breakfast service at Silk City
  • Pool concierge and bar service
  • Complimentary access to the spa’s hydrotherapy circuit (once per stay)

Xhale Club members can also secure access to ocean view suites, a pillow menu, hot tub on balcony, and un upgraded mini bar. Spoil yourself and your loved ones with an amazing vacation and an unforgettable stay in one of the best Cancun resorts with top-notch VIP services.

4. Secrets Playa Mujeres Golf & Spa Resort

Sophisticated and award-winning all-suite resort with a world-class golf course.

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Location: Prolongacion Bonampak S/N, 77400 Cancún, Q.R., Mexico

Price: Starts at $687 | Rating: 9.5/10

What wowed us: White sandy beach surrounding the complex. Suites with garden and ocean views. Oceana Restaurant’s cool and charming layout. 

As an award-winning resort that takes pride in its AAA Four Diamond rating, expect Secrets Playa Mujeres to deliver one of a kind hospitality to every guest. This all-inclusive beachfront resort in Cancun is known for its massive complex graced with villas with private pools, refreshing outdoor swimming pools, and its famed 18-hole signature Greg Norman golf course. 

In contrast with a majority of Cancun hotels and resorts that adopt a modern minimalist design, Secrets Playa Mujeres artistically integrated old world opulence with contemporary elegance. The rooms and suites are designed with classy shades of sand and warm caramel, with soft touches of wood and linens to match with the cozy and welcoming vibe. 

The Junior Suites offer stunning ocean and resort views, comfortable bedding, elegant vanity spaces, and bespoke furniture that exude modern sophistication. We particularly adore the Junior Suite Swim Out under the Preferred Club category that features a swim-up pool, a full bathroom with rain shower and hot tub, and fully furnished private balcony. Treat yourself and your significant other to an elevated luxury staycation with bigger spaces and more exclusive amenities like the following:

  • Personalized check-in and check-out
  • Daily continental breakfast service
  • Exquisite desserts and premium liquors
  • Access to Preferred Club lounge and bar open daily from 7:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m.
  • Access to Master and Presidential Suites’ high-end amenities (direct beach access, spacious rooms with private pool and/or tub, a large living area with a bar)

5. Haven Riviera Cancun

Captivating private sanctuary between Cancun & Riviera Maya offering the finest spa retreats. 

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Location: México 307 km. 335, Juárez, 77569 Chetumal, Q.R., Mexico

Price: Starts at $470 | Rating: 9.5/10

What wowed us: Sophisticated ocean-inspired suites. Intricately designed dining areas. The El Tinto golf course. 

A literal modern paradise, Haven Riviera is one of the finest private properties in the city inspired by the cool and vibrant waters of Mexico. Every suite highlights a stylish mix of turquoise and canary yellow shades, and the perfect balance of abstract patterns and native materials. 

The Junior Suites feature excellent views of the garden and the ocean, a private terrace with sunbeds and umbrellas for the perfect sunbathing experience, fun play of colors with the most comfortable and luxurious bed linens, and a swim-out or infinity pool. For a more splendid stay, Haven Riviera Cancun offers exclusive services and amenities for members. The Serenity Club features large, romantic spaces that denote the remarkable charm of a Mexican vacation. 

Haven Riviera also houses the iconic PURE ® Wellness Suites – a result of state-of-the-art technology and a comprehensive process designed to trap and eliminate viruses, bacteria, and airborne particles without triggering guest allergies. This, paired with fantastic amenities and facilities could certainly make every stay safe, comfortable, and memorable. 

As a cradle of both culture and rich culinary treasures, Haven Riviera also boasts an extensive menu of different cuisines, with its 15 aesthetically-appealing restaurants, bars, and clubs. Each dining option has unique style and a vibe that could perfectly satisfy your eyes and your taste buds. 

6. Majestic Elegance Costa Mujeres (All Inclusive)

Fancy and alluring resort that lives up to its name – with services and amenities that evoke luxury and elegance. 

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Location: Playa Mujeres, Carretera Libre 85 Punta Sam, Isla Blanca 85, Supermanzana 6 Manzana 2, 77400 Costa Mujeres, Q.R., Mexico

Price: Starts at $780 | Rating: 9.5/10

What wowed us: Romantic dining areas. Family Section suites with outdoor Jacuzzi. Elegance Club’ suites with private plunge pool. 

Let’s take a break from adults-only resorts in Cancun. Allow us to introduce you to this family-friendly private property with incredibly cozy suites and amazing facilities that you and your loved ones can enjoy. True to its name, Majestic Elegance Costa Mujeres is an impressive all-inclusive resort located on the beautiful Isla Blanca beach. 

The suites under the Family Section accommodate all ages. This means that families with teens and toddlers can experience the ultra-exclusive amenities and services that this fancy Cancun resort offers. With six unique suite styles, families can choose from the tastefully designed sanctuaries that showcase both comfort and style.

The Sky View Suite features a rooftop with an outdoor jacuzzi, a spacious bathroom with luxury toiletries, living areas with generous spaces, and a lounge bed. This accommodation is ideal for small families who want to witness the romantic Cancut sunset and enjoy the majestic view of the skyline. 

For the adults-only section, the Elegance Club offers seven chic and charming accommodations which are not only fully-furnished, but also denote a strong sense of style and a welcoming vibe. The design is pleasing and cool to the eyes, and the location is very private and serene, which is perfect for couples and honeymooners. Majestic Elegance Costa Mujeres also provides the most intimate wellness services and experiences in its signature Blossom Spa. 

7. Catalonia Grand Costa Mujeres All Suites & Spa (All Inclusive)

A massive all-inclusive resort with sensational amenities and family-friendly facilities. 

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Location: 75PJ+WJ, PUNTA SAM LOTE 006, Carr. a Punta Sam SM 006-MZA 002, ZONA COSTERA, ZONA CONTINENTAL, 77400 Cancún, Q.R., Mexico

Price: Starts at $455 | Rating: 9.7/10

What wowed us: Sleek, well-furnished suites. The Gran Caribe Restaurant’s stunning lake views. Interactive diving courses. 

For travelers who seek comfort, luxury, and adventure, this private sanctuary under the Catalonia Hotels & Resorts brand should be on top of their bucket list. Nestled on a massive beach in northern Cancun, Catalonia Grand Costa Mujeres features villas with a private pool, spacious rooms with a private terrace, and stylish suites with outdoor pools with swim-up bars. 

A favorite of families, couples, and groups of friends, this Costa Mujeres charmer has ten accommodation styles that guests can choose from. Whether you’re looking for romantic space to cozy up with your partner, or you’re in need of a larger space for your family, there are available suites with amazing amenities to make your stay memorable. 

The Privilege Grand Family Suite Swim-up can accommodate up to 6 people – with excellent features including a separate living area, a furnished terrace, modern bathroom with high-end toiletries, and a private 120 cm deep pool. A stay in this fancy accommodation will also grant you access to the most exclusive guest perks and discounts on hotel services and spa treatments. 

On top of these, you can also participate in fun activities and water sports like pool volleyball, aqua-aerobics, scuba diving, and snorkeling. After a long and busy day, don’t forget to indulge in the best Mexican dishes served at the Eboca Restaurant. You may also enjoy heartwarming chats over a good cup of coffee at the Aromes Coffee & Lounge. 

8. Hilton Cancun, an All-Inclusive Resort

Posh beachfront oasis with exceptional amenities and bespoke dining experiences. 

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Location: Carr Federal Libre 307 Cancun-Tulum Km 248-868, SM-36, LT-1-01 UPE-1E, 77580 Cancún, Q.R., Mexico

Price: Starts at $452 | Rating: 9.5/10

What wowed us: Elegant guestrooms and suites with ocean and tropical views. 12 aesthetically-charming restaurants. Amazing seasonal festivities. 

Yes, a Hilton resort. A list of the best Cancun resorts with private pools is not complete without the iconic Hilton. And we’re saying this not only because of its famous branding. We specifically love Hilton’s take on its Mexican accommodations. Simple, straightforward, and most importantly, sophisticated.

With decades of proven service in hospitality, Hilton has mastered the art and science of designing hotels that resonate with the needs of most travelers. Hilton Cancun is a contemporary style resort that combines modern facilities, wellness, and taste effectively. The Oceanfront Rooms and Suites are perfect spaces for guests to relax and appreciate the surrounding land and seascape, without missing the aesthetic side. With 15 lovely accommodation options, guests can choose a suite that fits their needs. 

The Oceanfront Master Suite features a massive bathroom with minimalist details, a furnished patio, a fancy living room with sleek furniture choices, and of course, a comfy king-sized bed. The Swim Up Guestroom also offers a refreshing experience for couples and families, and is one of Hilton’s suites with a private pool and mesmerizing views of the surrounding ocean. 

Hilton Cancun also excels in the gastronomy department. Offering an exquisite and unique dining experience with 12 aesthetically-pleasing restaurants and bars, you can enjoy a night of the finest cocktails, a romantic and elegant private dinner, or a fun al fresco dining experience. Lastly, Hilton has one of the best spas Cancun has to offer, the Waldorf Astoria Spa Cancun. 

9. Grand Park Royal Cancun

A grand and dreamy escape along the long beach, in the heart of Cancun’s iconic hotel zone. 

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Location: Km. 10.5, Blvd. Kukulcan, Zona Hotelera, 77500 Cancún, Q.R., Mexico

Price: Starts at $470 | Rating: 9.6/10

What wowed us: Chic Swim-Up rooms with access to private pool. Panoramic views of the Caribbean Sea. Fun and invigorating wellness activities.

Renovated and re-imagined, the Grand Park Royal Cancun is located in the heart of the city’s famed hotel zone. This luxury private property houses four restaurants, features 2 outdoor pools, a fully equipped fitness center, and suites & villas with a private plunge pool. 

Grand Park Royal Cancun is an all-inclusive resort that’s perfect for families, couples, and groups of friends who want to relax, unwind, and make the most out of their dream Mexican getaway. For honeymooners, we highly recommend the Deluxe Swim Up Suite with fantastic ocean views and large floor-to-ceiling windows. The spacious suite also offers direct access to a plunge pool, and excellent natural ventilation and lighting.

Families, on the other hand, can stay in the Master Suite Villa with plunge pool, exclusive pillow menu, and a private terrace that gives spectacular views of the garden. Here are some of the inclusions in Grand Park Royal’s all-inclusive offers:

  • Unlimited meals at four outstanding restaurants
  • Unlimited drinks & kids’ drinks at four lounges
  • Never-ending In-Room Mini Bar
  • All day munchies in three refreshment stands
  • Room service is available 24 hours a day
  • Free private parking
  • Access to all non-motorized water sports

10. Planet Hollywood Cancun, An Autograph Collection All-Inclusive Resort

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Family-friendly resort inspired by Hollywood’s fun and glamour. 

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Location: Punta Sam, Carrertera, Manzana 002 Lote 7, 77400 Costa Mujeres, Q.R., Mexico

Price: Starts at $415 | Rating: 9.5/10

What wowed us: Spectacular Star Class™ Suites. Extensive range of cocktails and cuisines. Exciting tour services.

Most resorts with private plunge pools guarantee a personalized experience for each guest. And here’s Planet Hollywood, enticing guests who want to be treated like celebrities and superstars. The best thing is, there’s more to Planet Hollywood Cancun’s branding than the Hollywood-inspired rooms. This luxury resort offers exceptional services and experiences that will make every guest feel important and pampered. 

With its iconic shades of gold, silver, and aubergine, Planet Hollywood is recognizable even from afar. There are four well-furnished suites under the regular category, and five stylish accommodations under its Star Class™ category. Each space is a showcase of creativity and quirkiness, incorporating sparkling elements that remind guests of the glitz and glamour of celebrity life. 

The Director’s Suite with one bedroom is available in swim out and garden view types, and is lined with the finest amenities. You can expect nothing but a good sleep and an incredibly comfortable stay in the comfort of your PHabulous Bed™. The spa-like bathroom has a very calming and refreshing ambiance, and the private balcony is also a great place to relax and appreciate the surrounding views. For ultimate pampering, this suite also features a jacuzzi. 

If you have extra cash to spoil yourself and/or your loved ones, it’s always a nice idea to upgrade to the Star Class™ treatment. The  Star Class™ gives members access to more personalized services and luxury amenities. These include personal agent services, upgraded room service menu, selection of in-suite liquors, preferential pricing on spa treatments, and additional private fitness center with modern equipment to name a few. And in terms of accommodation? Bigger suites, better features, a more memorable staycation – Chef’s kiss. 

11. Hotel Flamingo Cancun Resort

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Charming and exclusive oasis set to bring delight to couples, families, and groups of friends. 

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Location: Blvd. Kukulcan km 11.5, Punta Cancun, Zona Hotelera, 77500 Cancún, Q.R., Mexico

Price: Starts at $275 | Rating: 8.8/10

What wowed us: Homey and spacious Swim Up Rooms. Comfortable Family Rooms. Refreshing Al Fresco dining areas. 

As the cliché goes, simplicity is beauty. Hotel Flamingo follows this saying without compromising the quality of its services and amenities. While its size and appearance is relatively modest compared to other hotels in this list, Hotel Flamingo Cancun could be one of your quintessential hotels with private plunge pools. 

Style-wise, this hotel adopts a clean and homey approach to make every guest feel comfortable and at home. The initial feeling that you will get upon entering one of its suites is comfort and warmth. Unlike other hotels and resorts that went big on architecture and design, Hotel Flamingo managed to put simple elements and use minimal hues that are delicate yet charming at the same time. 

The Swim Up Junior Suite is a good example. Ideal for couples and families, this cozy space features a private balcony, a hydro massage shower, an in-room terrace, natural light, and a swim-up pool. Baby cots are also available for small families with kids. The beauty of this suite lies in its simplicity, without the need for extravagant details. To make your stay memorable, the suites also offer splendid views of the beach. 

Hotel Flamingo Cancun also makes sure that there will be no room for boredom for each guest. You and your loved ones can enjoy a night of entertainment, join non-motorized water sports and activities, and grab the most delectable snacks as well as refreshing cocktails from different restaurants and bars inside the complex. To relax and calm your body and soul, Hotel Flamingo also has a dedicated massage area with traditional Mexican therapies and spa treatments. 

12. Fiesta Americana Condesa Cancun (All Inclusive)

Glamorous Mexican Hacienda-inspired accommodations perfect for luxurious staycations and romantic getaways.

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Location: Blvd. Kukulcan km 16.5, Zona Hotelera, 77500 Cancún, Q.R., Mexico

Price: Starts at $480 | Rating: 9.6/10

What wowed us: Elegantly designed suites and rooms. Captivating ocean, garden, and sunset views. Great harmony of casual restaurants and fine dining. 

Wrapping up this list is this fancy and ultra-luxurious resort inspired by modern and Spanish architecture. Fiesta Americana Condesa is an all-inclusive resort that features tastefully designed rooms and suites, elegant terraces with private plunge pools, and stylish dining options that serve more than just your typical Mexican cuisine. 

Graced with captivating views of the sea, Fiesta Americana Condesa’s accommodations exude both class and comfort. With generous spaces and well-furnished living areas, the suites are perfect for families and groups of friends who want to indulge in the beauty of Cancun’s famed white sand beaches while experiencing world-class Mexican hospitality. The Premium Room with Plunge Pool features contemporary furnishing showcased in luxury pillows, bespoke local decorations, a spacious terrace with 2 sun loungers and a sizeable plunge pool. 

For a romantic getaway, the Honeymoon Suite with Ocean View & Pool can give you the most intimate staycation with your loved one. With a sophisticated minimalist design, sweeping views of the sea, and a chic private pool, couples can make the most out of their stay in this tranquil and elegant suite. In addition to these features, guests can also avail of the 15% discount on all SPA treatments as well as dinner specialties and premium wines. 

Apart from the classy and comfortable suites with one of a kind amenities, here are some of the best perks that you can enjoy with Fiesta Americana Condesa’s All-Inclusive deals:

  • Daily meals (breakfast, lunch and dinner. 2 buffets, 8 à la carte restaurants plus 3 bars.
    Snacks at the hotel’s restaurants/bars.
  • Gym access.
  • Daily pool and beach activities.
  • Unlimited domestic drinks from 11:00 am to 1:00 am.
  • Deli Café – from hot, iced or frozen, enjoy real Mexican house coffee with a slice of our delicious cakes and pastries.
  • 24-hour room service, food and soft drinks.
  • Nightly entertainment.
  • Minibar stocked daily with water, soda and domestic beer.


💎 MOST LUXURIOUS: Nizuc Resort & Spa

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Easily the most luxurious hotel in this list, Nizuc Resort & Spa is serving quiet opulence and we love it. In addition to its awards from prestigious travel and lifestyle sites, we are impressed by the way Nizuc has artistically incorporated modern luxury with a comfortable beach life. 

Each suite features an abundance of wooden furniture and decorations that give every space a unique and rustic character. Even the color palette used is spectacular – a combination of muted and cool shades, which is always the best when it comes to minimalist spaces. The wide rooms and windows also help in providing natural ventilation for every suite. Along with this interesting yet commonly missed feature, are the splendid views of the surrounding waters. 

Guests can also maximize their stay by experiencing the Nizuc Life. Fitness classes, Paddleboard Yoga, exquisite spa and wellness treatments, tequila journey, cigar rolling and more. All of this at Nizuc’s posh and private sanctuary. What more could you ask for?

💰 GREAT VALUE FOR MONEY: Hotel Flamingo Cancun Resort

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Cancun may not be the most expensive tourist destination in the world, but having extra cash on hand is always the best idea. If you’re looking for accommodation that’s not necessarily fancy but can still give you an elevated style and comfort, Hotel Flamingo is the right hotel for you.

Clean and decent accommodation types, plenty of dining options, spacious pools and lounge areas; it’s a hotel that’s simple yet straightforward in terms of amenities and facilities. The Children’s Club deserves praises despite its modest size, because we’re 100% sure that families would love to see the kids enjoy a lovely staycation as well. 

Hotel Flamingo offers the basic essentials of a traveler, but a hundred times better. Vividly modest compared to other Cancun hotels, this charming private property packs all the necessary stuff for an enjoyable stay. With rooms and suites for solo travelers, honeymooners, and families, Hotel Flamingo might have a few hits and misses, but for such a reasonable price, it’s still a great deal. 

🌴 AUTHENTIC CANCUN EXPERIENCE: Fiesta Americana Condesa Cancun – All Inclusive

Incorporating modern design with old-world elegance highlighted in Spanish architecture might sound complicated. So, we admire Fiesta Americana Condesa’s efforts to achieve the balance between the two. Among these hotels and resorts, this massive and grand all-inclusive resort denotes the captivating and colorful allure of Cancun. 

With massive suites and rooms designed for private and romantic getaways, Fiesta Americana Condesa has set the expertise in maximizing spaces to create intimate accommodation that travelers dream of. For ultimate relaxation, the Presidential Suite is perfect for families and groups of friends who want to experience an incredible atmosphere while looking at the lovely views of the Caribbean Sea. The services under this suite category are also superb, with amenities that include a VIP treatment on arrival, discount on amazing offers, private check in and check out, luxury bathroom amenities, and a seasonal fruit basket throughout the stay.

This fancy accommodation will also help you discover unique and exciting activities in Cancun. Cultural tours and excursions are great and fun ways to explore a tourist destination, and with Fiesta Americana Condesa, you can participate in heritage tours to valuable sites like El Museo de la Cultura Maya, Isla Mujeres, Ruinas El rey, and Interactive Aquarium Cancun. Imagine those breathtaking heritage sites that you see only in photos and websites, all coming true. Fiesta Americana Condesa Cancun can deliver all of these to you. 

🏖️ EXTRAORDINARY AMENITIES: Hilton Cancun, an All-Inclusive Resort

Does Hilton even need an introduction? We’ve always loved Hilton Hotel’s high regard for style and comfort, and its Cancun site definitely has what it takes to become one of the best Hilton hotels in the world.

Hilton Cancun delivers a one of a kind approach to hospitality. Great location, gorgeous rooms and suites, glamorous dining options, and exceptional services for every guest. The room designs are crisp, clean, and aesthetically pleasing. Paired with swoon-worthy tropical and ocean views, every stay in a Hilton Cancun suite is truly immaculate. Our favorite is the Ocean Front Parlor Suite. Lined with the finest materials like metal, glass, wood, and the softest linens, it has a show-stopping charm that’s expected from all Hilton hotels. 

Perched behind a mangrove preserve, you can really feel the connection between the vibrant city life and the pristine nature. Hiton Cancun also excels in gastronomy. With multiple dining options to choose from, you can have a sumptuous Mexican breakfast at Maxal, then a hearty pan of pizza for you and your loved ones at La Luce. Each restaurant and bar has a unique style inspired by modern elegance and the cool ocean breeze, so you can witness how artistic and gastronomic tastes mix. 

Lastly, Hilton Cancun offers amazing activities for adults and children to enjoy. From activities on the beach to crafts & classes, and a relaxing treatment at the Waldorf Astoria Spa, you can always treat your children, or even your inner child. 

👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 MOST FAMILY-FRIENDLY: Planet Hollywood Cancun, An Autograph Collection All-Inclusive Resort

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We’ve thought of putting Planet Hollywood Cancun as our top pick for extraordinary amenities. We think it’s the most family-friendly hotel in the list due to the amenities for kids. Forget the fun and playful colors, Planet Hollywood Cancun promises a Movie-Like Experience for its guests. Needless to say, we adore its movie-inspired aesthetics, and we are so here for it. 

Planet Hollywood Cancun took branding seriously with its standout Hollywood-inspired facilities and amenities. The use of LED lights and star patterns on living spaces and bathrooms is a genius, as it sets the vibe of these spaces apart from your typical clean and minimalist hotel areas. The Entourage Suite is certainly one of the best suites for families with its massive space that can accommodate 4 people. Its cinema-style wall decorations also give the hotel a quirky vibe that’s so Instagram-worthy. 

As a family-friendly hotel, Planet Hollywood did not shy away from providing fantastic adventures for adults and children. The tours and excursions include visits to extreme parks and eco parks like the iconic Xavage and Xcaret Park. The Off Road Challenge also offers a thrilling experience for adventure travelers to enjoy. 

You can make the most out of these perks and amenities when you upgrade to STAR Class™. Sipping the finest cocktails and enjoying a VIP treatment with the help of a personal agent? Trust us, it’s so worth it. 

Did you know?

Cancun is home to valuable cultural and heritage sites. Apart from the famous Mayan Ruins, this beautiful Mexican city also has an underwater museum. You read that right. While on vacation, travelers make sure to visit the Cancun Underwater Museum or MUSA (Underwater Museum of Art). This spectacular tourist attraction features over 500 life-sized sculptures crafted by popular British sculptor, Jason de Caires Taylor and five Mexican sculptors. 

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The museum also boasts three unique galleries submerged about 3-6 meter deep in the national marine park of Cancun. The purpose of this wonderful museum is to promote coral life and strengthen the art of conservation. 

What’s next?

Are you done planning your Cancun vacation? We hope that this list of 12 Best Hotels with Private Pool can help you choose the finest hotels and resorts to make your staycation truly memorable.

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Frequently Asked Questions

1. Where is the best area to stay in Cancun?

Depending on your interests and preferred activities, it’s easy to choose the best areas to stay in Cancun. The Hotel Zone, which is only 20 minutes from Cancun International Airport, is among the favorite places in the city where tourists flock. For a fun and memorable stay, here are the must-visit areas:

  • North, Middle, and South Hotel Zone: For first-timers. 
  • Middle Hotel Zone & El Centro (Downtown Cancun): For sightseeing, nightlife and parties, dining and gastronomy. 
  • North and Middle Hotel Zone, Riviera Cancún: For family activities.
  • South Hotel Zone, Riviera Cancún, Playa Mujeres: For couples.
  • El Centro (Downtown Cancun) & Riviera Cancún: For local vibe (authentic Cancun experience)

2. Is it expensive to stay in Cancun hotels with private pools?

Compared to other cities and tourist destinations, Cancun hotels and resorts have relatively lower rates. Choosing all-inclusive resorts and hotels will help you save a lot of money. An all-inclusive resort offers food, drinks, and more, in addition to the standard rates. If you want to stay in hotels with private swimming pools and exclusive amenities, Cancun is an excellent choice. 

3. Is it safe to travel to Cancun now?

Yes. According to the US State Department, Cancun is one of the safest cities in Mexico with a low crime rate. This means that tourists only need to exercise normal precautionary measures and protocols to ensure a smooth and stress-free Cancun vacation. 

4. How do I book a reservation for these hotels in Cancun?

Booking a reservation for these fancy Cancun hotels is easy. You can visit your chosen hotel’s website or reserve a room/suite/villa through online booking sites like Expedia and 

5. What are the cancellation policies for these hotels?

Cancellation policies are different for each hotel. In case of last-minute changes to your reservation, contact the hotel directly for assistance. For hotels reserved via Expedia, read this: How Do You Cancel an Expedia Hotel Reservation: Steps + Factors that Affect Cancellation Policies

6. Are these hotels family-friendly?

Yes. Most of these hotels have features and facilities specially dedicated for families and children. But keep in mind that additional services for families and kids may come with extra fees.

7. Do these hotels offer airport transfers?

Yes. Most of these hotels have airport transfers, but others need to be booked in advance for airport transfer services. Coordinate with your chosen hotel for a hassle-free airport to hotel, and vice versa transportation.

8. What cuisines can I expect at these luxury hotels and resorts in Cancun?

Besides the traditional Mexican and Mediterranean cuisines, you can expect these top Cancun hotels to serve modern European cuisines (Italian, French, Spanish, etc.)

9. Do these hotels have spa and wellness facilities?

Absolutely. These hotels stand out with their wellness facilities and spa services like massage and therapies to soothe and relax your body, mind, and soul.

10. Is staying in Cancun resorts with private pool worth it?

Of course! Cancun is home to some of the finest resorts in Mexico as well as the best private beach areas in the world. In addition to this, Cancun is also known for its rich and colorful culture and gastronomy, so we’re confident that a stay in one of these hotels is worth every penny. 

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Charvel Rebagay is the founder and main author behind With an impressive entrepreneurial background and a genuine passion for travel, Charvel brings a unique perspective to the hospitality industry. He meticulously reviews and recommends hotels, providing readers with an invaluable guide to the best global accommodations.