Desire Riviera Maya Resort
Carretera Cancun-Puerto Morelos Km. 27.5
Sm. 12, Mz. 41, Lote 1, Predio Tanchacte
77580 Puerto Morelos, Quintana Roo, Mexico

Distance from hotel to Playa del Carmen, 30 minutes. Distance from hotel to downtown Cancun, 20 minutes. Distance from hotel to Cancun International Airport (CUN), 20 minutes.  

Desire Riviera Maya Resort is a unique couples-only, adult resort, located at Cancun's pristine Riviera Maya that will unleash your imagination and stimulate your senses.  

Conceived as a village, has a superb architectural design that blends seamlessly with its vibrant and tropical surroundings, the resort features rooms and suites with views overlooking the lush gardens or breathtaking Caribbean Sea. An all-inclusive formula provides gourmet wining, dining and lounging. An exciting disco, full-service gym and opulent spa are here for your pleasure. Activities, entertainment and water sports are practically limitless, inspiring, flirtatious, socializing and multiple ways to let loose.  

New enhancements include beach beds as well as the introduction of a beach and pool concierge service providing every element for a relaxing day of sunbathing. A new beach bar, conveniently located mid-way between the beach beds, offers an assortment of cocktails. Enjoy an afternoon siesta in the new relaxing section of beachside hammocks. Set amongst lingering ocean breezes, warm white sand and the seductive, picture-perfect hues of the Caribbean. Desire Riviera Maya Resort sets the scene for your wildest dreams to come to life.  

Open your mind, fall under the spell and feel.....Desire.  

This is a couples only resort. Guests must be a minimum of 21 years old.  

Hotel Amenities (back to top)
  • Bars (5)
  • Beach (clothing optional)
  • Beauty Parlor ($)
  • Concierge Services
  • Disco
  • Entertainment
  • Fax Service ($)
  • Gym
  • Internet Access ($)
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Printer Service ($)
  • Restaurants (4)
  • Shop (logo) ($)
  • Spa ($)
  • Watersports (non-motorized)

• Clothing optional pool, an oceanfront swimming pool with social activities Miscellaneous Amenities Jacuzzi Lounge, Sensual Play Room ($) Denotes a fee may be charged. Please note: Some hotel amenities listed above may have an additional fee associated with them.  

Markets (back to top)

Adults Only, Couples Only and Clothing Optional.  

Accommodation Categories and Descriptions (back to top)

Arrival/Departure Time:  

• Check-in-time: 3:00 pm Check-out-time: 12:00 pm  

Early check-in and late checkout on request, and subject to availability.  

Children Policy:  

• Children are not permitted.  

• The minimum age for guests is 21 years old.  

Maximum Occupancy:  

2018 Deluxe Gardenview - 2 adults.  

• Superior Garden View - 2 adults.  

• Deluxe Oceanview - 2 adults.  

• Junior Suite Garden View - 2 adults.  

• Junior Suite Ocean View - 2 adults.  

• Passion Suite Oceanview - 2 adults.  

• Desire Suites Oceanfront - 2 adults.  

Deluxe Garden View, (DXG) Exquisite decoration, including gold and chocolate accents that perfectly blend with the sensual concept of Desire. Likewise, all of them have been well- appointed with special amenities to ensure you the most unforgettable stay at our couples only resort, such as head boards with luxurious accents, vanity armoire, air conditioning (individual climate control), LCD screen TV, satellite TV with interactive menu, in-room movies, telephone, safe, bathroom with shower and glass shower doors, coffee maker, hair dryer, balcony or terrace, bathrobes and slippers, iron and ironing board, in-room bar stocked with water, beer & soft drinks and CD player/alarm clock.  

• King or queen bed.  

• Number of accommodations: 52  

Superior Garden View, (SUG) The Superior Garden View rooms have been decorated with exquisite taste, including gold and chocolate accents that perfectly blend with the sensual concept of Desire. Each includes special amenities as well as an additional living area (15 square meters) giving you more space, ensuring you the most unforgettable stay at this couples only resort: Air conditioning (Individual climate control), LCD screen cable TV including 2 erotic channels, telephone, in room safe, bathroom with shower, coffee maker, hair dryer, balcony or terrace, bathrobes and slippers, iron & ironing board, in room minibar (stocked with water, beer & soft drinks daily), alarm clock.  

• Bedding: 1 king bed.  

Deluxe Ocean View, (DOV) Gold and chocolate accents harmonize with the seductive concept of our couples only hotel. Enjoy all the amenities, you will be surrounded by in these rooms, which include head boards with luxurious accents, vanity armoire, air conditioning (individual climate control), LCD screen TV, satellite TV with interactive menu, in-room movies, telephone, safe, bathroom with shower and glass shower doors, coffee maker, hair dryer, balcony or terrace, bathrobes and slippers, iron and ironing board, in-room bar stocked with water, beer & soft drinks and CD player/alarm clock. King or queen bed.  

• Number of accommodations: 31  

Junior Suite Garden View, (YY1) TBA  

Junior Suite Ocean View, TBA  

Passion Suite Ocean View(*), (MAD) Plush decorative pillows, adjacent living room, daily Continental breakfast served on the terrace, welcome fruit basket upon arrival refreshed daily, bathroom complete with 4 person Jacuzzi, souvenir bathrobes and slippers, minibar (stocked daily with water, beer, soft drinks, tequila, whiskey, vodka, coffee liquor, bourbon) CD music and DVD movies library menu, variety of candles, gift box, desire incense, concierge "no-waiting" check-in upon arrival, music and soft lighting upon arrival, unlimited reservations for a table-of-4 at the gourmet restaurant (per night), daily afternoon hors d'oeuvres with sparkling wine served on the terrace, and beach towels available in the room.  

• Number of accommodations: 10  

Desire Suites Oceanfront, Extravagant. Extraordinary. Extreme. An invitation to fantasy. The beachfront Desire Suites will indulge you in a world of provocative pleasures. Provoked by sultry air and inspired by passion, these unique spaces promise mind-blowing moments for you. Using a mix of subtle and smooth, with soft colors and sensual curves, the stage is set for the unexpected and the rest is up to you as you ignite the flame of passion and awaken your most erotic, sexual fantasies. Live the magic of waking up in one of four exclusive suites, where you can relax in your loft-style 2nd floor bedroom with 400 count sheets, a private bathroom and walk-in closet. After a moment of morning intimacy, lose yourself in ecstasy as you dine on your private terrace, relax in your Bali Bed (on the beach), or perhaps take a dip in your swim up, whichever satisfies your current mood. And if you are craving space for friendly encounters, your oversized living space fully stocked bar is sure to take your experience to a whole new level. What's included: VIP check-in; Distinguished guest bracelet; Vonage phone; Room service; Swim-up pool; Exclusive beach beds & chairs; Private concierge; Private butler; Preferential restaurant reservations; Moet upon arrival; Sparkling wine daily; Turndown service; Tantra sex amenities. Additional Premier Benefits: VIP roundtrip transportation; One private dinner for 4 people (Please make reservation upon arrival. A 5 night minimum stay is required.); Privately stocked personalized bar; In-room massage (25 minutes for 2 guests); 50% discount on Naked Catamaran Cruise (Maximum 10 guest); Transportation between resorts (One time per stay).  

• Bedding: 1 king bed.  

(*) Denotes on request basis only, no allotment given.  

All accommodations include: safe deposit box, bathroom with shower, mini-bar (fully stocked), balcony or terrace, slippers, alarm clock (CD player, radio), room service (24-hour), air conditioning (individual climate control), telephone, bathrobes, hairdryer and coffee maker.  

Television (satellite) -with interactive menu for the guest's comfort  

Specific bedding and/or special requests are fulfilled based on availability and cannot always be guaranteed.  

Food and Beverage Outlets (back to top)

Romantic Dinner By The Sea, Feel the passion as your swept away by the sensuality of a private, romantic, candle light dinner for two, under the moonlit skies, with the stars as your only witness. ($)  

Beach Bar, Located right on the beach, just in the midway between our cozy beach beds, this bar can offer you the brew of your preference without having to leave the beach thanks to our friendly waiter service.  

• Water, lemonade, soft drinks, beer, margaritas, daiquiris or any other cocktail you can dream of are exceptionally prepared by our amazing bartender for your delight at the bar located on the white, powdery sand beach. Opened according to the season, this bar is the perfect place to live your vacations to the fullest while enjoying the light and open minded environment of our clothing optional resort.  

Melange Bar, This is the place where guests meet in a relaxed atmosphere while having the chance of tasting seductive cocktails 24 hours of the day. Everyday, the Melange bar is witness of friends getting together, flirtatious encounters and lingering romantic moments of guests, who come to this location in search of the greatest sensual adventure of their lives. Every night, you'll find great music or even come across with sexy live performances, such as the Lingerie Catwalk show. You can also enjoy a late night snack from 11:00pm until 4:00am, which includes pizza and baguettes. This bar is not a clothing optional area.  

Nude Jacuzzi Lounge Bar, The notorious rooftop clothing optional Jacuzzi lounge and bar features a 30 person hot tub finished in Venetian tile with hues ranging from the bright blue-greens of the Caribbean Sea to the earth tone beiges of the Mayan jungle. A circular, tempered crystal "see and be seen" open air shower adjoins the Jacuzzi, offering a 360* view of the Lounge and the stunning vistas stretching from the turquoise sea to the lush surrounding jungle. Comfortable wooden tan beds around the big Jacuzzi are available if your desire is to lay down under the hot sun of the Caribbean while drinking your favorite cocktail and enjoying the company of other guests. Open from 12:00pm until 3:00am.  

Sahlo Bar, Designed with all of your senses in mind, this is a venue that stimulates your eyes, soothes your ears, enlivens your tastebuds, pleases your nose and caresses your skin, making it a seductive spot for a pre-dinner drink, with other like-minded couples.  

• This bar is not a clothing optional area.  

Tentazione Bar, Here you can get a refreshing drink or a fantastic cocktail while enjoying our deluxe pool and idyllic beach. Its a perfect place to watch and be watched, while lying down and sipping the drink of your choice with the pool and beach view. This bar is open-air and sheltered by the shade that the amazing palapa gives.  

• Chairs are rattan-like and seem to merge with the wooden palapa and the amazing beach faced by the bar. Every day, this perfect people watching spot opens during daylight from 10:00am to 6:00pm for those who want a drink while enjoying their desired vacations, having exciting activities or just chilling in the sun.  

Y Night Club & Couples Party Room, The pulsating heart of the Desire Resort & Spa, "Y" Night Club is a place of throbbing beats, heated bodies and exciting music. Here, couples arrive as strangers and leave as friends. This is the place where you can dance or enjoy pole dance choreography. Wear your most sensual gear according to the ever changing evening's theme and leave everyone astonished by your sexy looks! And in the privacy of the Couples Party Room, passion truly rules the night. This room is exclusive for guests, because only guests know what happens inside. Decorated with dark windows, lounge beds and carpet, the Sin Room is the place where the wildest part of your vacation happens. "Y" Night Club & Sin Room is open from 10:00pm until 2:00am. Its days of operation vary by season, so be welcomed to ask our staff about its schedule for your visit.  

General Opening Days: Days of operation and schedules vary by season.  

El Arrecife, Leave all misconceptions of buffet dining at the door, as you indulge in a feast of the senses, amid the resplendent surroundings of Desire Riviera Maya Resort's extraordinary buffet, El Arrecife, serving breakfast, lunch and dinner. Monday: Oriental Buffet.  

• Tuesday: French Buffet. Wednesday: American BBQ. Thursday: Italian Buffet. Friday: Caribbean Buffet. Saturday: Fine Dining Night. Sunday:  

• Mexican Buffet. Reservations are not required.  

Dress Code: Casual.  

Sahlo(*), Discover the erotic side to dining, at Desire's signature aphrodisiac restaurant. This sensual, romantic restaurant serves aphrodisiac inspired international cuisine in an intimate, warm and passionate atmosphere. Surprise pairings, exotic dishes and a selection of premium wines, all offer a unique experience that will delight your taste buds and ignite your senses. Open for dinner only.  

(*) Denotes reservation is required.  

Suki(*), This sensual dining venue of Desire Resort can only be called unique. Asian delights and daily main course specials include the freshest Sushi, tastiest Teppanyaki and most savory desserts, presented in a both intimate and mystical atmosphere. Suki is a luxurious journey into the Asian tastes and fashion. Inviting shades of red, white and dark chocolate display a wall made out of neon lights while a beautiful ceiling, shaped as a wave, adds to the sophisticated decor in an intimate and mystical atmosphere. The long faced Japanese paintings along with the onyx lamps, also give the room a relaxed environment that provides the perfect mood for a stylish dinner. With about 45 seats, enjoy the most unique dinner with a bigger group or in a more intimate occasion for two. You can choose either to sit on tables or in one of the two four seated sushi bars, where it is possible to admire the Teppanyaki chef do his work while he teaches you and your party small techniques, words or games of the Asian gastronomy. Suki restaurant serves you high quality wine and of course, the Asian traditional liquor Sake Plum Dew. The restaurant is open everyday only for dinner from 6:30pm until 10:00pm. Although Desire Resort & Spa is a clothing optional hotel, this restaurant has an Elegant Casual dress code and reservations are required only for Teppanyaki.  

Dress Code: Casual Elegant.  

(*) Denotes reservation is required.  

Tentazione, Located just beside the pool and facing the beach, Tentazione is a perfect place to enjoy a succulent buffet lunch while having the chance to see and be seen. Just under a beautiful palapa, this casual restaurant offers a great variety of sophisticated food buffet style. Ceviches, cordon bleus, gourmet hotdogs and hamburgers are among the various dishes you may find at your disposition on the buffet bar, or even fresh salad can be your choice in this inspiring spot. The palapa is decorated in a fresh and tropical, but sophisticated look. The wall and bar is made out of a dazzling chocolate-brown onyx stone, that along with the wooden tables, the rattan-like chairs and the fresh environment, frames perfectly Desire's astonishing beach. This restaurant is an excellent option for those who don't want to miss anything or anybody on the pool or the beach while having an exuberant lunch, or just a simple snack. After a snack, you can have a drink at the Tentazione's bar, which is just beside the restaurant. Tentazione is open everyday from 11:00am until 6:00pm for your delight. Room service is available during operating hours.  

General Opening Days: Days of operation will vary under weather conditions.  

Dress Code: Casual.  

Room Service, Enjoy Desire's complete room service menu from the privacy of your own room 24 hours a day ($). Snuggle up for breakfast in bed, have a delicious late afternoon lunch or simply a romantic evening in with your favorite companion. Due to the nature of the property, days of operation may vary according to weather conditions. Premier members and guests staying in the Passion Suite will enjoy complimentary room service 24 hours a day.  

Add-On Package (Honeymoon Package 2018) (back to top)


Booking Dates: 09/29/2017 - 12/25/2018 Travel Dates: 12/26/2017 - 12/25/2018  

Package Inclusions:  

• Bottle of domestic champagne at check in  

• Fruit basket in room at check in  

Please Note:  

• Proof required.  

Package inclusions are subject to change.  

Miscellaneous Information (back to top)


Marine Protected Area Fee To protect the quality of environmentally sensitive Marine Protected Areas (MPA), the Mexican Government has instituted Article 198. This Federal law requires anyone (exemptions:  

• guests over 60 and the disabled) using recreational or sports activities in or near these protected areas to pay a fee, which are earmarked for the continued protection of these natural attractions.  

A fee per person/day/site will be charged to visit or use each MPA. This fee may be paid to either a tour service provider or directly to the Protected Area.  


The Reef located by Desire Resort & Spa is a designated MPA. All guests who use snorkel equipment, kayaks, windsurfers, etc. are obligated to pay this fee and must wear a bracelet to serve as proof that they have paid.  

Bracelets may be purchased at Desire's Sports and Activities Desk located by the Main Pool.  

Minimum Check-in Age Minimum age for check-in is 21 years old.  

House Rules:  

• So that all guests may fully enjoy their "Desire" experience, we ask you to respect these guidelines:  

• Dress appropriately in restaurants.  

• Open-minded ambiance at Desire, but drug use is strictly prohibited.  

• Respect to all guests when taking photos or videotaping  

• Sexual activities in public areas are not permitted.  

• Treat all guests with the utmost respect, and remember the Golden Rule: "No" means "No".  

• The reservation of the Palapa Beds is not permitted. If belongings are found on the beds or beach chairs, they will be sent to the front desk as Lost & Found.  

• The Hotel is not responsible for lost items left out of the safety deposit box.  

• Desire Resorts are proud to provide a secure, open-minded climate in which guests may fully enjoy their Desire vacation. However, it is a firm company policy that all staff members are strictly forbidden from interacting intimately with guests. To do so will result in their immediate dismissal.