The Best Hotels in Tulum For Couples: 11 Romantic Getaways

We can all agree that nothing beats a romantic getaway, and where better to go for a couples retreat than Tulum, in the heart of the Riviera Maya—the beautiful coastline of Mexico’s Yucatán Peninsula.

One of the most popular spots along the Riviera Maya, Tulum is every bit as amazing and picturesque as you’d imagine. Surrounded by all kinds of gorgeous nature and ancient Mayan ruins, the area offers something for everyone. Whether you want to relax at the beach or take in the history of the Mayan ruins—or even do both, it’s all here in Tulum, just waiting to be discovered.

So in order to help you put together the perfect couples getaway, we’ve put together a list the 11 best romantic hotels in Tulum Mexico, from upmarket boutique hotels to hotels nestled deep in the jungle and surrounded by nature. Whatever you’re looking for with your stay you’ll find it here, so without any further ado, here are the 11 best romantic hotels in Tulum.

Habitas Tulum

Habitas Tulum
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Just over 2 miles away from the Tulum Archeological Site in the Quintana Roo Region, Habitas is a great choice for your romantic Tulum getaway.

Habitas Tulum not only features stunning oceanfront rooms with their own balcony, patio, and private entrances, but also amazing jungle rooms too—perfect for those looking to connect with the surrounding nature.

Guests will also be able to enjoy the hotel’s private beach area and year-round outdoor pool, in addition to their on-site restaurant.

Couples who stayed at this hotel rated it 9.0 for a stay for two people.

Habitas Tulum Facilities

The facilities you’ll find at Habitas Tulum include:

  • Pool
  • Private beach area
  • Hotel restaurant serving American, Mediterranean, Mexican, and Middle Eastern cuisines
  • Hotel bar
  • Free wifi
  • Free parking
  • Airport shuttle

Nearby Points of Interest

Guests will also find the following landmarks nearby:

  • Parque Nacional Tulum (0.3 miles)
  • LabnaHa Cenotes & Eco Park (1.9 miles)
  • Tulum Archeological Site (2.2 miles)
  • Tulum Bus station (2.2 miles)
  • Ziggy’s Beach Club (2.3 miles)
  • Bus station Tulum Ruins (2.4 miles)
  • Cesiak (4.7 miles)
  • Sian Ka’an Biosphere Reserve (6.9 miles)
  • Cenote Dos Ojos (9.8 miles)
  • Xel Ha (10.7 miles)
  • Xcacel-Xcacelito (11.8 miles)
  • Cozumel airport (40.1 miles)

The average daily rate at Habitas Tulum is between $285 and $450, with prices starting around $235 for a standard double courtyard room in the peak months and $200 in the off season.

Coco Hacienda Tulum

Coco Hacienda Tulum
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Also around 2 miles from the Tulum Archaeological Site in the Quintana Roo Region is Coco Hacienda Tulum, an intimate adults only hotel boasting two pools, a restaurant, and a bar to go along with its stylish and rustic rooms and villas.

All of Coco Hacienda Tulum’s rooms are fully equipped with a flat screen TV, wifi (available throughout the whole property) and private bathrooms, and come fully air conditioned. Bicycle hire is also available at the hotel too, in addition to car hire.

The area surrounding Coco Hacienda Tulum is incredibly popular when it comes to cycling, fishing, and snorkelling. Some other nearby activities include the Tulum Ruins and the Parque Nacional Tulum.

When it comes to Coco Hacienda Tulum’s ratings, travelers rated it 8.4 for a romantic getaway.

Coco Hacienda Tulum Facilities

You’ll find the following at Coco Hacienda Tulum:

  • Swimming pool
  • Free wifi
  • Free parking
  • Airport shuttle service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar
  • Spa

Nearby Points of Interest

  • Tulum bus station (0.5 miles)
  • Parque Nacional Tulum (2.4 miles)
  • Tulum Ruins bus station (2.5 miles)
  • Tulum Archaeological Site (2.9 miles)
  • Ziggy’s Beach Club (3.7 miles)
  • Cesiak (5.9 miles)
  • Sian Ka’an Biosphere Reserve (8 miles)
  • Cenote Dos Ojos (9.1 miles)
  • Xel Ha (10.6 miles)
  • Xcacel-Xcacelito (11.8 miles)

The average daily rate for a stay at Coco Hacienda Tulum is between $95 and $143.

Elements Tulum Boutique Hotel

Elements Tulum Boutique Hotel
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Our next stop on the best romantic hotels in Tulum is right on the edge of town and around a mile and a half from Paraíso Beach. Elements Tulum Boutique Hotel has a private pool, garden, free parking and free cycle hire, and provides guests with free wifi throughout the property. A free breakfast buffet is also available to guests each morning.

The hotel also provides guests with air conditioning in each room, along with a flat screen TV, a safety deposit box, a wardrobe, a desk, and a private bathroom with a toilet and shower, fully stocked with all the toiletries you’ll need.

Just under 2 miles from the hotel is the Tulum Archaeological Site, and just over 2 miles away is the Parque Nacional Tulum. Guests will also find the Tulum bus station around a 10 to 15 minute walk away, and the closest airport is Cozumel International, with a paid for airport shuttle service provided by the hotel.

Elements is one of the most popular boutique hotels in the area, and according to traveler reviews on Booking.com, rates 8.5 amongst couples.

Elements Tulum Facilities

Some of the facilities on offer at Elements Tulum include:

  • Pool
  • Garden
  • Free wifi
  • Free parking
  • Airport shuttle service
  • Restaurant
  • Free bike hire

Nearby Points of Interest

  • Tulum bus station (0.8 miles)
  • Tulum Ruins bus station (1.2 miles)
  • Tulum Archeological Site (1.6 miles)
  • Parque Nacional Tulum (2.1 miles)
  • Ziggy’s Beach Club (3.9 miles)
  • Cesiak (6.3 miles)
  • Sian Ka’an Biosphere Reserve (8.5 miles)
  • Xel Ha (9.6 miles)
  • Xcacel-Xcacelito (10.7 miles)
  • Cozumel Airport (39.7 miles)

Prices at Elements Tulum Boutique Hotel range from around $100 to $123 a night.

Una Vida

Una Vida
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One of the most picturesque romantic hotels on our list is Una Cida, nestled well away from all the hustle and bustle of the busy town areas in Tulum’s jungle side.

Nature is at the core of Una Vida, although that doesn’t mean it’s in the middle of nowhere. The town centre is only a block or two away, where all the best bars and restaurants of the area can be found. Any beach lovers looking to work on their tan will also find Tulum beach just over 3 miles away.

The hotel is comprised of 11 separate villas; each is independent of one another, and all boast a great view of the jungle or the hotel’s gardens, nestled amongst the tall trees and the general zen-like ambiance.

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The property is fully staffed at all times, with housekeeping and a 24 hour concierge service. Private chefs and bartenders are also available to guests, as well as a wellness spa, shuttles to the airport, and more.

This is one of the top picks on Booking.com, with a rating among couples of 9.1.

Una Vida Facilities

The hotel offers guests the following facilities:

  • 2 pools
  • Pool bar
  • Free wifi
  • Free parking
  • Air conditioning
  • Airport shuttle service
  • Hotel bar
  • Wellness spa
  • Yoga classes
  • Public open air baths

Nearby Points of Interest

  • Tulum bus station (0.6 miles)
  • Tulum Ruins bus station (2.6 miles)
  • Parque Nacional Tulum (2.7 miles)
  • Tulum Archeological Site (3 miles)
  • Ziggy’s Beach Club (4 miles)
  • Cesiak (6.2 miles)
  • Sian Ka’an Biosphere Reserve (8.3 miles)
  • Cenote Dos Ojos (8.9 miles)
  • Xel Ha (10.5 miles)
  • Xcacel-Xcacelito (11.7 miles)
  • Cozumel airport (40.9 miles)

A romantic stay in one of Una Vidas tropical rooms with a private terrace averages from around $145 to $370 per night.

Ginger

Ginger tulum
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Around 2 miles from Paradíso Beach is another one of our great romantic hotels in Tulum, boasting an outdoor plunge pool and garden, in addition to providing guests with a 24 hour concierge service and free wifi.

Each room at Ginger is fully air-conditioned, and features a private bathroom with a toilet, shower and free toiletries. Rooms are also complimented with a flat screen TV with cable channels and a blu-ray player.

Just over 2 miles down the road from Ginger are the Mayan ruins at the Tulum Archaeological site, with the Tulum bus station around a 5 minute walk away. Cozumel international is the closest airport, and the hotel offers an airport shuttle service to get you there and back.

Ginger scores a 9.0 from couples on Booking.com, making it another of the areas best hotels for a romantic getaway.

Ginger Facilities

  • Outdoor plunge pool
  • Outdoor terrace
  • Free wifi
  • Free parking
  • Airport shuttle service
  • Concierge service

Nearby Points of Interest

  • Tulum bus station (0.4 miles)
  • Tulum Ruins bus station (1.6 miles)
  • Tulum Archaeological Site (2 miles)
  • Parque Nacional Tulum (2.2 miles)
  • Ziggy’s Beach Club (3.9 miles)
  • Cesiak (3.6 miles)
  • Cenote Dos Ojos (8.4 miles)
  • Sian Ka’an Biosphere Reserve (8.5 miles)
  • Xel Ha (9.8 miles)
  • Xcacel-Xcacelito (10.9 miles)
  • Cozumel airport (40 miles)

The average cost for a nights stay at Ginger is around $60 to $90 for a double room.

Hotel Casa Santiago Tulum

Hotel Casa Santiago Tulum
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With an outdoor pool and sun terrace that’s open to guests year round, Hotel Casa Santiago Tulum is another great stay on our list of the most romantic hotels in Tulum.

Located in Tulum’s La Veleta neighbourhood, guests will find themselves surrounded by all sorts of nature and comfort during their stay. Furthermore, the downtown area of Tulum is less than a mile away, and the beach just over 3. Private parking is available to all guests of the property, in additional to wifi in all rooms and common areas.

All rooms at Hotel Casa Santiago Tulum are equipped with air conditioning, flat screen TVs, and a patio or terrace, and all private bathrooms are fully stocked with natural toiletries made in the region, along with all of the typical amenities you’d expect. Each and every room at the hotel has a pool view, too.

A continental free breakfast is served each morning, inclusive of all sorts of home made products and fresh fruit juices. If you’re looking to take any excursions or tours, the hotel concierge can help to give you tips and suggestions and arrange anything you need.

As far as points of interest are concerned, Parque Nacional Tulum is only 2.3 miles away, and Olistika Park is virtually on the doorstep. Here you’ll find other guests practicing meditation, yoga, and other such activities. If you want to go more further afield, the Tulum bus station is only a mile’s walk away.

Hotel Casa Santiago Tulum make a huge effort when it comes to all things eco-sustainable, and have gone out of their way to ensure they have the lowest possible impact on the environment. This is the perfect place for couples with a passion for all things green and eco friendly.

Hotel Casa Santiago Tulum Facilities

  • Outdoor terrace
  • Swimming pool
  • Wellness spa
  • Free wifi
  • Free parking
  • Airport shuttle service
  • On site mini-market
  • Concierge service

Nearby Points of Interest

  • Olistika Park (0.1 miles)
  • Tulum bus station (0.9 miles)
  • Parque Nacional Tulum (2.3 miles)
  • Tulum Ruins bus station (2.8 miles)
  • Tulum Archaeological Site (3.1 miles)
  • Tulum beach (3.1 miles)
  • Tulum ruins (3.1 miles)
  • Ziggy’s Beach Club (3.4 miles)
  • Cesiak (5.6 miles)
  • Laguna Kaan Luum (6.2 miles)
  • Sian Ka’an Biosphere Reserve (7.5 miles)
  • Xel-Ha Park (9.3 miles)
  • Cenote Dos Ojos (9.5 miles)
  • Xel Ha (11 miles)
  • Xcacel-Xcacelito (12.2 miles)
  • Cozumel airport (41.2 miles)

A stay at Hotel Casa Santiago Tulum will average between $43 and $93 per night for a king or queen suite.

Alaya Tulum

Alaya Tulum
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Nestled nicely along Tulum’s coast, Alaya Tulum is another of our best hotels in Tulum, providing guests with a special yoga terrace, a private beach area with sun beds, and their own restaurant.

All of the hotel’s rooms are air conditioned, and each feature their own private terrace. Private bathrooms have a toilet and shower, along with all the toiletries you’d expect. Guests can also enjoy amenities such as safes, iPod docks, and sofas too.

Alaya Tulum also boasts their own garden, terrace, and bar, along with other facilities such as a tour desk, wifi, an on site coffee house, on site parking, and more, and as an added bonus for anyone out there that wants to take their furrier members of the family with them, pets are allowed.

In around a 15 minute drive you could find yourself at the Tulum Archaeological Site, and the Grand Cenote is only another couple of miles over from there. If you wanted to head out to Playa del Carmen it’s only 45 minutes drive away, or Cancun can be reached in around an hour and a half.

Couples who’ve stayed at Alaya Tulum have given it a 9.4 rating for a two person trip, making it one of the highest rated hotels on our list.

Alaya Tulum Facilities

  • Private Beachfront
  • Free wifi
  • Free parking
  • Air conditioning
  • Airport shuttle service
  • Pets allowed
  • On site bar
  • On site coffee house
  • Wellness spa
  • Fitness classes
  • Yoga terrace

Nearby Points of Interest

  • Ziggy’s Beach Club (0.8 miles)
  • Cesiak (1.6 miles)
  • Parque Nacional Tulum (2.8 miles)
  • Sian Ka’an Biosphere Reserve (3.8 miles)
  • Tulum bus station (4.5 miles)
  • Tulum Archaeological Site (5.2 miles)
  • Tulum Ruins bus station (5.4 miles)
  • Cozumel airport (42.7 miles)

Travelers can expect the average daily rate of their stay at Alaya Tulum to range between $390 and $450.

Casa Abanico Tulum

Casa Abanico Tulum
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Just a 10 minute drive from Tulum’s Mayan Ruins, Casa Abanico can be found in the heart of Tulum town, and boasts free WiFi, free parking, and a communal kitchen with free purified water and coffee.

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All of Casa Abanico Tulum’s rooms come with a TV with DVD player, a fan, and private bathrooms have all the toiletries you’ll need.

Within just a 5 minute walk you’ll find Avenida Tulum, with all the bars, restaurants and shops you could shake a stick at. Asa Abanico Tulum’s closest beach is just over 3 miles away, however the Tulum ADO bus station is also around a 5 minute walk from the hotel.

As per Booking.com, Casa Abanico Tulum enjoys a rating of 8.6 from couples.

Casa Abanico Tulum Facilities

  • Free wifi
  • Free parking
  • 24 hour front desk
  • Airport shuttle service
  • Air conditioning
  • Picnic area
  • Outdoor terrace
  • Adult only

Nearby Points of Interest

  • Tulum bus station (0.3 miles)
  • Tulum Ruins bus station (2.3 miles)
  • Parque Nacional Tulum (2.4 miles)
  • Tulum Archaeological Site 2.7 miles)
  • Ziggy’s Beach Club (3.8 miles)
  • Cesiak (6.1 miles)
  • Sian Ka’an Biosphere Reserve (8.2 miles)
  • Cenote Dos Ojos (8.9 miles)
  • Xel Ha (10.4 miles)
  • Xcacel-Xcacelito (11.6 miles)
  • Cozumel Airport (40.7 miles)

The daily rates for a stay at Casa Abanico Tulum average between $30 and $40.

Playa Xcanan Tulum

Playa Xcanan Tulum
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Only a stones throw from a gorgeous white sand beach on the outskirts of town is Playa Xcanan, the next of our best hotels in Tulum. This stunning property entices guests with their tropical décor, along with their proximity Tulum beach and nearby Mayan ruins.

All of Playa Xcanan Tulums rustic rooms feature a private bathroom with toilet and shower, a wardrobe, and a private terrace with your very own hammock to spend the days lounging around in.

There are all sorts of dining options close to the hotel too, with just about any cuisines you can imagine to choose from. Whether you’re in the mood for seafood, traditional local delicacies, or more homely Western fare, you’ll find plenty of options only a 10 minute drive away in Tulum Town Centre.

Playa Xcanan Tulum scored a 9.7 rating for a two-person trip, narrowly missing out on sharing the top spot with the next two locations on our list.

Playa Xcanan Tulum Facilities

  • Beachfront
  • Free wifi
  • Free parking
  • 24 hour front desk
  • Picnic area
  • Outdoor terrace
  • Garden
  • On site mini market
  • Wellness spa

Nearby Points of Interest

  • Ziggy’s Beach Club (0.5 miles)
  •  Cesiak (1.9 miles)
  • Parque Nacional Tulum (2.5 miles)
  • Sian Ka’an Biosphere Reserve (4.1 miles)
  • Tulum bus station (4.3 miles)
  • Tulum Archaeological Site (4.9 miles)
  • Tulum Ruins bus station (5.1 miles)
  • Cozumel Airport (42.5 miles)

A stay at Playa Xcanan Tulum will average between $145 and $205 a night.

Hotel Bardo

Hotel Bardo
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With perhaps some of the most unique design of all of the romantic Tulum hotels on our list today, the 5 star Hotel Bardo can be found just under 4 miles from the Tulum Archaeological Site. Guests can take advantage of their on-site restaurant, free wifi, free private parking, private pool, on-site restaurant, and bar.

All of the rooms at Hotel Bardo feature an oven, a fridge, a coffee machine, wardrobe, a seating area, and each private bathroom features a toilet and shower and all necessary toiletries.

When it comes to nearby points of interest, the Tulum Ruins are less than 3 miles from the hotel, and the bus station is only a 10 to 15 minute walk away.

Hotel Bardo is one of the best rated romantic hotels in Tulum, and shares the top spot on our list with the next hotel. According to couples reviews, it has a 9.8 rating on Booking.com for a two person stay.

Hotel Bardo Facilities

  • Swimming pool
  • Airport shuttle service
  • On-site restaurant
  • Free wifi
  • Bar
  • Wellness spa
  • Yoga classes
  • Free parking
  • Outdoor dining area
  • Outdoor terrace
  • Garden
  • Kitchen
  • Pet friendly
  • Live music performances
  • Nearby Points of Interest
  • Tulum bus station (0.7 miles)
  • Tulum Ruins bus station (2.6 miles)
  • Parque Nacional Tulum (2.7 miles)
  • Tulum Archaeological Site (3 miles)
  • Ziggy’s Beach Club (3.9 miles)
  • Cesiak (6.1 miles)
  • Laan Luum lake (6.2 miles)
  • Sian Ka’an Biosphere Reserve (8.2 miles)
  • Cenote Dos Ojos (9 miles)
  • Xel Ha (10.6 miles)
  • Xcacel-Xcacelito (11.8 miles)
  • Cozumel Airport (41 miles)

Travelers to Tulum can stay at the property for an average daily rate between $530 and $600.

Hotel Cabanas Tulum

Hotel Cabanas Tulum
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The final stop on our list of the most romantic hotels in Tulum is Hotel Cabanas Tulum, which as previously mentioned, has the honour of enjoying joint second place on our list when it comes to travelers’ reviews.

Located on one of the most picturesque of all of Tulum’s beaches, Hotel Cabanas Tulum is pleasantly secluded from the rest of the world, offering guests facilities such as free wifi, direct access to Ziggy’s Beach Club, and their own on-site restaurant; Frescos.

Each one of Hotel Cabanas Tulum’s rooms comes equipped with its own private terrace, complete with cosy hammock to lounge away in. Many of their rooms are directly on the beach itself, and swim up rooms are also available. The hotel also offers rooftop terrace rooms, complete their own rooftop hot tub. All rooms also feature a tea/coffee maker, and all of the amenities you’d expect in the private bathroom.

The chefs at their aforementioned Frescos offer all sorts of cuisine to choose from, whether you’re looking for something international or caribbean, and guests can take advantage of all of the amenities at the beach club and their fully stocked bar.

The hotel staff are also on hand to help guests arrange tours and visits to any nearby points of interest, in addition to anything else you may need.

As one of the two highest scoring property on our list, Hotel Cabanas Tulum enjoys a rating of 9.8 for a two person trip, according to reviews from travellers on Booking.com.

Hotel Cabanas Tulum Facilities

Hotel Cabanas Tulum offers guests the following facilities:

  • Swimming pool
  • Private beachfront
  • Beachfront rooms
  • Swim up rooms
  • Free wifi
  • Free parking
  • Airport shuttle service
  • Bar
  • Live music performances
  • On-site restaurant
  • On-site coffee house
  • Reception services
  • Air conditioning
  • Wellness spa

Nearby Points of Interest

  • Ziggy’s Beach Club (0.1 miles)
  • Parque Nacional Tulum (2 miles)
  • Cesiak (2.4 miles)
  • Tulum bus station (3.8 miles)
  • Tulum Archeological Site (4.4 miles)
  • Tulum Ruins bus station (4.6 miles)
  • Sian Ka’an Biosphere Reserve (4.6 miles)
  • Cenote Dos Ojos (12 miles)
  • Cozumel Airport (42 miles)

Travelers to Hotel Cabanas Tulum can expect to pay an average around $500 to $520 for a night’s stay.

Hopefully this has helped you to take your next steps towards your romantic getaway, and if you need any more help, why not check out some of our other guides covering Tulum and Mexico?

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