Planning an escape to paradise this winter? Look no further than Holbox, everyone’s favorite little island off of Mexico’s Gulf Coast. Plan your trip here with these top 5 hotels to stay at in Holbox for your next trip.
Holbox Island: Introduction For Travelers
Idyllic Isla Holbox has been making more of a name for itself in the international travel sphere in recent months, and frankly, we aren’t surprised at all. Located just a few hours north of Cancun and Playa del Carmen, a ferry ride to Holbox means taking a step back to simpler times. There are no big chain hotels to be found here; instead, you’ll find lots of beauty and a laid-back island scene like no other in Mexico.
For those travelers looking for something a little different in the Mexican Caribbean, Holbox offers the perfect alternative to the fast-paced travel scene of Cancun. Don’t expect all the amenities of the Cancun Hotel Zone here in Holbox, as the island doesn’t have any fancy all-inclusive resorts. However, a number of boutique hotels do have an all-inclusive option listed, and we will be highlighting some of those in this list of top hotels to stay at on Holbox island.
Villas Caracol, Holbox
One of the top-rated hotels in Holbox on Booking.com right now is Villas Caracol. Featuring a delicious complimentary breakfast and a swimming pool on-site, this stylish beachfront hotel is perfect for travelers looking for a relaxing holiday in paradise. Choose from one of their luxurious king or deluxe suites, featuring either garden or ocean views.
On top of being right on Playa Norte Beach in a quieter section of the island, hotel guests can enjoy their own private area of the beach along with Balinese-styled beach beds and loungers. Kayaks are free to use to explore the protected nature reserve, and the on-site beach club and bar serve up drinks and food throughout the day.
El Corazon Boutique Hotel
A property with rave reviews and eco-conscious touches, El Corazon Boutique Hotel is one of the top adult-only hotel options in Holbox. Their bamboo mattresses will keep you cool and comfortable during your stay, as will the caring staff of this gorgeous hotel. El Corazon is in the heart of town and located only a block from the beach.
All rooms at the hotel come with their own private balcony, and a delicious breakfast is served daily on the rooftop. Rooms also come with free WiFi, a coffee machine, air-conditioning, a fan, an attached bathroom, and lots of other amenities to make your stay here as delightful as possible.
Villas HM Palapas del Mar
Rest and unwind with the comforts of an all-inclusive stay here at the beautiful Villas HM Palapas del Mar. Located along Playa Holbox, this beachfront boutique hotel offers guests their own private paradise along the beach with all-inclusive options available upon booking (food, drink, accommodation, and pool included).
Choose from one of the hotel’s many gorgeous and stylish junior suites, each featuring its own private balcony, air-conditioning, free WiFi, complimentary toiletries, room service, and more. Family rooms are also available, so this Holbox hotel is a great choice if you’re traveling with kids. A snack bar and a kid-friendly buffet are also available with your all-inclusive stay.
Casa Cat Ba Beachfront Boutique Hotel
Head a little south to the more secluded part of Holbox Beach and you’ll find yourself at the mini paradise that is Casa CAT BA Beachfront Boutique Hotel. The decor and vibe here are quintessential Holbox in a luxurious setting that makes for an ideal beachfront retreat
Choose from double or deluxe double rooms, all featuring ocean views. This adults-only property also features a stylish shared lounge, as well as an on-site garden and bar. All stays come with a complimentary continental breakfast, and the rooms are complete with free WiFi and air-conditioning to cool you off during those blazing hot sunny days.
Villas HM Paraiso del Mar
The other hotel in Holbox that offers all-inclusive packages, Villas HM Paraiso del Mar mixes creature comforts with the best of Holbox island living. Guests can choose from hotel packages with free breakfast, free breakfast, lunch, and dinner, as well as full all-inclusive options upon booking one of their well-equipped junior or master suites.
Paraiso del Mar’s on-site restaurant serves up seafood dishes as well as local Mexican foods. Enjoy a cocktail by the poolside bar during the day and take the party to the intimate lobby bar once the sun goes down. The property is located in the heart of Holbox, so you’ll just be steps away from all the action.
Plan Your Next Cancun Vacation:
Traveler Alert: Don’t Forget Travel Insurance For Your Next Trip!
Choose From Thousands of Cancun and Riviera Maya Hotels, Resorts and Hostels with Free Cancellation On Most Properties
↓ Join the community ↓
The Cancun Sun Community FB group has all the latest travel news, conversations and tourism Q&A’s for the Mexican Caribbean
Subscribe to our Latest Posts
Enter your email address to subscribe to The Cancun Sun’s latest breaking news affecting travelers, straight to your inbox.