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This Stunning Riviera Maya Resort Just Won The Highly Exclusive AAA 5 Diamond Award

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With its Mayan name meaning “place of turtles,” Akumal is renowned for its breathtaking beach, tranquil Caribbean waters, and thriving population of green sea turtles.

Situated along the pristine beaches of Akumal, you’ll discover Secrets Akumal Riviera Maya – a stunning all-inclusive resort that gracefully blends elegant design, natural elements, and unparalleled luxury. 

This exclusive haven recently achieved the prestigious AAA Five Diamond Award, solidifying its position as one of the finest resorts in the world. 

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Image courtesy of: Secrets Akumal

Moreover, this tropical paradise has earned this recognition for the second year in a row. 

If this achievement wasn’t impressive enough, it’s worth considering that the AAA Five Diamond Award is awarded to a mere 0.4% of a list of over 29,000 hotels spanning the United States, Canada, Mexico, and the Caribbean!

So, if you want to find out more about Secrets Akumal Riviera Maya’s unique offerings and why it’s more than deserving of this renowned accolade, read on!

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Image courtesy of: Secrets Akumal

Luxurious Suites & Rooms

At Secrets Akumal Riviera Maya, every accommodation is designed with elegance and comfort in mind. 

Rest and unwind in one of the resort’s 434 well-appointed suites, many of which offer majestic ocean views. 

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Akumal Rooms
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Featuring a private balcony or terrace, each suite provides a personal sanctuary where you can relax amidst stunning natural surroundings.

If you’re feeling luxurious, you can upgrade to a Preferred Club suite. By choosing this option, you gain access to exclusive privileges and enjoy an enhanced level of service throughout your stay.

Enriching Activities & Excursions 

While Secrets Akumal offers a tranquil atmosphere perfect for relaxation, it also provides an array of activities and excursions to keep you entertained throughout your stay. 

From thrilling water sports to captivating cultural experiences – there’s something for everyone.

You can embark on an unforgettable snorkeling adventure and swim alongside majestic sea turtles in their natural habitat. 

Green Sea Turtle Swimming in Akumal, Mexico.

Take part in exciting bike tours, try your hand at archery and rifle shooting, or indulge in a friendly game of beach or pool volleyball.

In the evenings, you can immerse yourself in captivating entertainment with nightly concerts and live music performances. Delight in themed nights and beach parties, adding an extra touch of magic to your vacation experience.

Unlimited Gastronomic Delights 

At Secrets Akumal Riviera Maya, culinary experiences are taken to extraordinary heights. Enter a world of diverse flavors and impeccable service at the resort’s nine remarkable restaurants, including six à la carte options.

For an authentic taste of Mexican cuisine, head to El Patio, where you can savor traditional à la carte Mexican dishes in a charming ambiance reminiscent of the old world. 

Secrets Akumal Restaurant
Image courtesy of: Secrets Akumal

If you’re a seafood enthusiast, you can’t miss Oceana, where you can relish fresh seafood delicacies while enjoying the soothing ocean breeze. 

Savor exquisite dishes paired with fine wines at the French gourmet restaurant Bordeaux, or enjoy the vibrant flavors of Asia at Himitsu.


Secrets Akumal also features seven bars, each offering a distinctive ambiance to suit your preferences. 

Whether you’re lounging by the pool, relaxing on the beach, or seeking a more intimate setting, the bars serve an array of cocktails, including exclusive creations, to accompany your unforgettable moments.

First-Class Spa

Spanning over 16,000 square feet, Secrets Spa By Pevonia provides an oasis of relaxation and rejuvenation. 

Treat yourself to a pampering session in this luxurious haven, where a comprehensive range of indulgent treatments awaits. 

Begin your journey with a visit to the hydrotherapy circuit, which features amenities such as saunas, steam rooms, and invigorating showers. 

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The skilled therapists at Secrets Spa By Pevonia offer an extensive menu of revitalizing skin and hair treatments, manicures, and pedicures. 

Whether you choose a couple’s massage or an individual session, the serene environment, whether indoors or outdoors, will envelop you in tranquility. 

From snorkeling adventures to pampering spa treatments, Secrets Akumal Riviera Maya offers a sanctuary for travelers seeking relaxation, romance, and unlimited indulgence.

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