Why Go To: El Dorado Royale

The El Dorado Royale is a sprawling 450-acre resort that has it all….from secluded, romantic privacy to fun and frolic in it’s jungle setting on the mile-long unspoiled Punta Brava beach.

There are swim-up rooms, Jacuzzi Suites, oceanfront view suites and lots of luxurious appointments. Slip into the lazy river from a Swim Up Suite or slip into something comfortable and dine on your furnished balcony. Enjoy the perks that this luxury Adults-Only resort offers.

If you like to walk, run, bicycle or skip each morning to get a little exercise, join the group who is taking a lap around the entire 450 acre resort path. Enjoy a leisurely stroll or go for a fully soaked shirt. Whatever suits you. And don’t forget, this Resort shares the same real estate with El Dorado Casitas Royale so you have lots to explore.

As a Conde Nast Traveler Readers’ “Top 100 Hotels in the World” and a “AAA Four Diamond Resort”, you can expect El Dorado Royale to provide the ultimate in service in the ultimate setting.

Experience “Gourmet All Inclusive” dining at 8 exceptional restaurants or relax in your own elegant suite that includes 24-hour room service and a private Jacuzzi.

Fun Things To Do:

  • Play a round at the Playacar Golf Club
  • Tour the on-site greenhouse, where most of the resort's fruit & veggies are grown
  • Shopping in downtown Playa Del Carmen
  • Unwind in the Turkish Bath at Naay Spa
  • Enjoy the DJ playing requests after Theater Shows
  • Learn something new at the Fueventes Cooking Show

Rooms: (478)

  • Jacuzzi Junior Suite - Garden views, indoor Jacuzzi, 1 king bed or 2 double beds. Max Occupancy: 3 guests
  • Luxury Jacuzzi Junior Suite - Water views, in-suite Jacuzzi, private balcony or terrace, 1 king bed or 2 double beds. Max Occupancy: 3 guests
  • Oceanfront Jacuzzi Junior Suite - Caribbean Sea views, indoor Jacuzzi, 1 king bed. Max Occupancy: 2 guests.
  • Swim Up Jacuzzi Junior Suite - Garden and pool views, Step into lazy river from suite, indoor Jacuzzi, 1 king bed. Max Occupancy: 2 guests
  • Beachfront Jacuzzi Junior Suite - Lots of upgrades and perks, indoor Jacuzzi, personal concierge service, pool butler service, 1 king bed. Max Occupancy: 3 guests.
  • Swim Up Jacuzzi Jr Suite - Many upgrades, indoor Jacuzzi , lazy river off terrace, 1 king or 2 double beds. Max Occupancy: 3 guests.
  • Royal Suite - Ocean views, in-room Jacuzzi, Butler/Concierge Service, upgraded mini-bar, 1 king bed. Max Occupancy: 2 guests.
  • Royal Swim Up Suite - Lazy river outside suite, upgraded mini-bar, in-room Jacuzzi, pillow menu, butler/concierge service, 1 king bed. Max Occupancy: 2 guests.
  • Two Bedroom Presidential Suite - Master bedroom with king bed, 2nd bedroom with 2 double beds, living room, dining room, private swimming pool, indoor and outdoor Jacuzzis and lots of lavish perks. Max Occupancy: 6 guests.

Room Amenities

  • Indoor Jacuzzi for 2
  • Radio/Alarm Clock
  • Ceiling Fan
  • Air Conditioning
  • Safety Deposit Box
  • Private bath or shower
  • 32" flat screen television
  • Phone
  • Ironing board and iron
  • Mini-bar
  • Coffee/Tea Maker
  • Furnished terrace or balcony
  • Bathrobes
  • Daily housekeeping

Dining: (12)

    8 restaurants across the El Dorado Royale/El Dorado Casitas Royale complex, plus 4 "Gourmet Corners" for ligher fare. Dress codes apply, please see below.
  • Restaurants:
    • D'Italia (Casitas) – No Reservations. Open Air Gourmet Dinner A la Carte from 5:30 pm – 10:00 pm.
    • Cocotal – No Reservations. International tastes. Continental Breakfast 6:30 am – 7:00 am. A la Carte Breakfast 7:00 am – 11:00 am. Gourmet Dinner A la Carte served nightly from 5:30 pm – 10:00 PM.
    • D'Italia (Royale) – No Reservations. Contemporary and Romantic Italian specialties for Dinner from 5:30 pm – 10:00 PM.
    • Kampai – No Reservations. Pacific Rim Sushi Menu. Open for Breakfast 7:00 am – 11:00 am. Lunch and Dinner 12:30 pm – 10:00 pm.
    • Santa Fe Grill - No Reservations. International cuisine, southwester flavors. Breakfast 7:00 am - 11:00 am, Dinner 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
    • La Isla - No Reservations. International cuisine. Breakfast 7:00 am - 11:30 am, Lunch 12:30 pm - 3:30 pm, Dinner 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
    • Rincon Mexicano - No Reservations. Authentic Mexican cuisine. Lunch 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm, Dinner 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
    • Jo Jo's Caribbean Seaside Grill – No Reservations. Sandwiches, salads, burgers, and seafood in the breeze. 11:30 am – 10:00 pm.
  • Gourmet Corners:
    • La Cabana Pizzeria: Open from 12.00noon – 5.00pm. Wood burning oven pizzas served to order, and a selection of Angus burgers, gourmet bites among other succulent Mexican "botana" preparations.
    • Healthy Corner: Open from 8.00am – 4.00pm. Serving juices, smoothies, fresh fruits, and whole-wheat sandwiches.
    • Rincon Mexicano: Open from 12.00pm - 5.00pm. Authentic Mexican delicacies.
    • LAS OLAS: Open from 12.00 to 4.00 pm. Serving various Saldas and Sandwiches
  • PLUS:
    • Fuentes Culinary Theater – Reservations required. Interactive Open-Air Kitchens with Mexican specialties and wine pairings. Only one daily sitting starting with a welcome cocktail at 7:00 pm followed by the dinner and show at 7:30 pm.
    • 24 Hours Room Service - Restrictions apply during rainy days.
  • Dress Code: "Casual Elegance" (all restaurants)
    • Ladies: Capri pants, dresses, skirts, long pants, shoes, dress sandals.
    • Gentlemen: Bermuda shorts, long pants, collared shirts, dress sandals, casual shoes.

Bars: (8)

  • Bellini's - Lounge bar
  • Martini's – Chic Lobby Bar
  • Las Guacamayas – Swinging Chair Bar
  • Gaviotas – Seashore Bar
  • Beach Bar (more swings!)


  • Discover an enchanting evening entertainment with fabulous Disco Nights, Shows, Mexican Live music, DJ’s and more.
  • Drop by the famous Disco where you can enjoy nightly entertainment as well as inviting dance music.
  • Join a fine conversation with other guests at the Martini Bar while enjoying a great variety of cool Caribbean cocktails.

Land Sports:

  • Tennis
  • Golf
  • Yoga
  • Bicycle Riding
  • Air Rifle Shooting
  • Archery
  • Beach Volleyball
  • Bocce Game
  • Cooking Lessons
  • Darts Tournament
  • Horseshoes
  • Latin Dance Lessons
  • Mini Golf

Water Sports:

  • Kayak Tour
  • Kayak Towing
  • Mini Boat Race
  • Pedal Boats
  • Pool Volleyball
  • Water Aerobics
  • Water Polo
  • Water Olympics
  • Snorkeling
  • Catamarans($)
  • Fishing ($)
  • Scuba Diving ($)

Naay Spa (2 Spas, 1 at Casitas and 1 at Royale) - open daily

  • Beautiful Mexican Themed Spa (1 at Royale, 1 at Casitas)
  • Water Journey pool
  • Sauna
  • Steam Room
  • Showers
  • Spa Treat Rooms
  • Fitness Center
  • Boutique Spa Shop
  • Bridal Suites
  • Full Service Salon
  • Scrubs
  • Facials
  • Body Wraps
  • Temezcal Rituals
  • Manicures and Pedicures

Resort Amenities:

  • Activities Desk
  • Ballroom
  • Banquet Room
  • Beauty Salon
  • Bicycle Rentals (complimentary)
  • Business Center ($)
  • Car Rental Desk
  • Concierge
  • Conference Rooms
  • Currency Exchange
  • Disco/Nightclub
  • Dive Center ($)
  • Doctor (on call) ($)
  • Fitness Center
  • Gift Shop
  • Golf (nearby) ($)
  • Hospitality Desk
  • Internet Service ($)
  • Juice Bar
  • Laundry Service ($)
  • Medical Services
  • Meeting Room
  • Pool & Beach Butler Service
  • Poolside Grill
  • Sauna
  • Spas (2)
  • Tour Desk
  • Tours & Excursions ($)
  • Wedding Coordinator
  • Wedding Site

Groups & Events:

    El Dorado Royale/El Dorado Casitas Royale (complex) offers 25,000 square feet of meeting space, including 5 conference rooms, outdoor space, and hi-tech gear for presentations.

Getting There:

  • El Dorado Royale is 25 quick minutes from the Cancun Airport.
  • Ground transport is waiting outside. If you do not see your ride just stop by the Transportation Kiosk and you will be guided to your transportation.
  • All guests have the option of paying for alternate transportation to the Resort.

The Fine Print:

  • Check in: 3:00pm / Checkout: 12:00pm
  • Adults Only Resort - Minimum Age for Guests is 18
  • Photo ID and Credit Card or Cash Deposit Required at check-in for incidental charges
  • No Pets or Service Animals allowed
  • Special Requests are based on availability and are not guaranteed