Where to stay around Riviera Maya?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 6,560 holiday lettings near Riviera Maya. From 3,996 Flats to 2,079 Studios, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Riviera Maya is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Cancún: 1,858 holiday homes
  • Plaza Las Americas: 4,984 holiday homes
  • Playa del Carmen: 4,352 holiday homes
  • Tulum: 1,226 holiday homes
  • Cancun Plaza: 17 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Riviera Maya! Please use our search bar to access the selection of self catering accommodations available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Riviera Maya?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Riviera Maya with the largest selection of holiday lettings for a perfect city break:

  • Cancún: 1,858 holiday lettings
  • Playa del Carmen: 4,352 holiday lettings
  • Tulum: 1,226 holiday lettings
  • Akumal: 875 holiday lettings
  • Puerto Morelos: 835 holiday lettings

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

Can I find easy access holiday homes when travelling by plane to Riviera Maya?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of self catering accommodations near to airports. Airports with a large selection of self catering accommodations in Riviera Maya are:

  • Cancun International Airport (CUN): 1,940 self catering accommodations
  • Tulum, Quintana Roo (TUY): 1,216 self catering accommodations
  • Playa del Carmen Airport (PCM): 4,859 self catering accommodations

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

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near in Riviera Maya?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in Riviera Maya. From HomeAway travellers, the top popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Plaza Las Americas: 4,984 holiday rentals
  • Luxury Avenue: 1,812 holiday rentals
  • Akumal Beach: 746 holiday rentals
  • Puerto Morelos Adventure: 4,078 holiday rentals
  • Half Moon Bay: 1,521 holiday 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 of holiday accommodations.

Delight in the beachside landscape of Riviera Maya

Enjoy the entertainment and other features of Riviera Maya. This city's beaches, snorkelling and seaside attract many visitors, as does its relaxing and romantic location. Tulum Mayan Ruins and Akumal Beach are just a couple of the must-see attractions. With a holiday 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 snorkelling and swimming. Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Riviera Maya a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • 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

Travellers speak highly of Riviera Maya for its snorkelling. If warm-weather activities are high on your list, August, July, September and April are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 31°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 centre:

  • 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)