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 Resort & Spa Riviera Maya 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 Resort & Spa 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.
- Bars (5)
- Beach (clothing optional)
- Beauty Parlor ($)
- Concierge Services
- Fax Service ($)
- Internet Access ($)
- Ping Pong Table
- Printer Service ($)
- Restaurants (4)
- Shop (logo) ($)
- Spa ($)
- Watersports (non-motorized)
Pool : (1)
• 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.
Adults Only, Couples Only and Clothing Optional.
• 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 are not permitted. The minimum age for guests is 21 years old.
2016 Deluxe Gardenview - 2 adults.
• Deluxe Oceanview - 2 adults.
• Junior Suite Gardenview - 2 adults.
• Junior Suite Oceanview - 2 adults.
• Passion Suite Oceanview - 2 adults.
Deluxe Gardenview, 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
Deluxe Oceanview, 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(*), A seductive decor including soft textures and accents in gold and chocolate. While you enjoy the Jacuzzi with your partner in the privacy of your room, enjoy amenities that include decorative pillows, in house use of bathrobes and slippers, CD player and DVD player (music and movies available at the Front Desk), variety of candles, gift box, Desire incense, welcome fruit basket upon arrival, spacious bathroom with 4 person Jacuzzi, welcome bottle of sparkling wine, daily afternoon hors d'oeuvres and sweet temptations.
• Number of accommodations: 2
Jacuzzi Suite Ocean View(*), Idyllic spaces where luxury and comfort are reunited, decor including soft textures and accents in gold and chocolate. Enjoy the Jacuzzi with your partner in the privacy of your room, enjoy amenities that include decorative pillows, in house use of bathrobes and slippers, CD player and DVD player (music and movies available at the Front Desk), variety of candles, gift box, Desire incense, welcome fruit basket upon arrival, spacious bathroom with Jacuzzi, welcome bottle of sparkling wine, daily afternoon hors d'oeuvres and sweet temptations.
• Number of accommodations: 4
Passion Suite Oceanview(*), 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
(*) 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.
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.
Il Piacere Cocktail Bar, As a complement of the restaurant, Il Piacere Cocktail Bar is a chic spot for pre-dinner drinks. While you and your companion converse, sip cocktails meet other guests in this neat spot of Desire that features the glorious decoration of Il Piacere restaurant. This sophisticated, yet relaxing ambience, will make you feel more loosened up and will get you ready for an extraordinary meal at the restaurant with your partner and/or friends. This bar is not a clothing optional area, and it has a casual elegant dress code. The bar opens from 6:30pm until 10:00pm
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.
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, El Arrecife is an exciting restaurant of contemporary decor where seductive music is played, varying with the different, special theme nights. El Arrecife is open everyday offering sumptuous breakfast buffets from 7:00am until 11:00am. Themed dinners are held from 6:30pm until 10:00pm. Dinner Theme Nights: -Monday:
• International. Mediterranean specialties: the perfect fusion among Spanish, French, Italian and Lebanese gourmet specialties. -Tuesday:
• Mexican Fiesta. Enjoy the real and traditional Mexican specialties that have made our gastronomy so famous around the world while the fun atmosphere turns your dinner into an unbelievable fiesta at Desire.
• Wednesday: Gala. Dress your best for this culinary feast. A sophisticated array of our chef's finest dishes will delight your senses. -Thursday: Italian Buffet. A deep appreciation for the Italian cuisine has inspired our chef to create an array of true delights that will make dinner a superb experience. -Friday: Mexican Antojitos.
• Discover the traditional flavors of Mexico being surrounded by live mariachi music in this fest Desire has prepared for you. Of course, we'll dare you to try our hot sauces. -Saturday: Tropical Delights.
• Begin the night, enjoying our exotic Daiquiris like blueberry and mango.
• Our succulent seafood specialties will be the perfect reminders you are in the Caribbean. -Sunday: Steak Night. Try our prime meat cuts such as rib eye, New York steaks, tenderloin, flank steak, pork chops and chicken prepared in any specific way you like.
Dress Code: Casual.
Il Piacere Specialty Restaurant, Il Piacere is a door to sophistication where every detail has been taken into account to offer you an intimate space that makes dinner an enchanting moment. Decorated with smooth veils, white walls and silver mirrors, this Desire restaurant creates a perfect atmosphere that along with the elegant chandeliers, high chairs and sofas has a luxurious, refined, yet cozy touch. Dining at Il Piacere is heaven. Il Piacere offers a succulent journey through different International cuisines. This gourmet restaurant provides you with the opportunity to savor those many tastes in just one meal. Begin this stimulating dinner with a French entree; continue with a Greek salad, followed by an Italian main course and end this inspiring evening with an Austrian dessert. The Menu is designed to give you the opportunity to taste the top dishes from around the world having an option for each particular demanding palate. Experience the romantic ambience of our lounge bar where you can try our high quality liquors (extra charge). The wine cava for your delight displays a selected variety of the most exclusive wine sorts there are around the world. Il Piacere is open seven days a week from 6:30pm until 10:00pm.
• Although Desire is a clothing optional resort, this restaurant has a casual elegant dress code. No reservations required
Dress Code: Casual Elegant.
Sahio, Gourmet Aphrodisiac Cuisine. Dress code: sensual elegant.
• Gentlemen: no shorts, no t-shirts and no sandals.
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 deliciously complete menus from the privacy of your own guest room 24 hours a day. Snuggle up for breakfast in bed, have a delicious lunch in the late afternoon or simply plan a romantic night in with your favorite companion.
HONEYMOON PACKAGE 2015-2016
Booking Dates: 02/19/2015 - 12/25/2016 Travel Dates: 12/26/2015 - 12/25/2016
• Bottle of domestic champagne at check in
• Fruit basket in room at check in
• Proof required.
Package inclusions are subject to change.
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.
• So that all guests may fully enjoy their "Desire" experience, we ask you to respect these guidelines:
• Appropriate attire is required in restaurants.
• Please respect all guests when taking photos or videotaping.
• Please treat all guests with the utmost respect, and remember the Golden Rule: "NO" means "NO".
• The Hotel is not responsible for lost items not deposited in your room's safety deposit box.
• We are proud to provide you with a safe, open-minded environment in which you may fully enjoy your Desire vacation. However, it is a firm company policy that all staff members are strictly forbidden from interacting intimately or drinking with guests. To do so will result in their immediate dismissal.
• Open minded ambience at Desire but drug use is strictly prohibited.
• Sexual activities in public areas are not permitted.
• The reservation of the Palapa Beds is not permitted.
• Leaving your belongings does not reserve the beds or beach chairs. If belongings are found on the beds or chairs, they will be sent to our Lost & Found box at the front desk.