Desire Resort & Spa

Imagine a place of freedom where fantasies become real, a place of beauty, of eroticism, a place to abandon inhibitions and truly be you. Imagine sharing this paradise with like-minded couples who also seek a sensuous, clothing-optional upscale venue for an adventurous experience. Desire Resort & Spa Riviera Maya, located on Cancun’s Riviera Maya is a unique couples-only, adult resort -the first and only of its kind in Mexico- that will unleash your imagination and stimulate your senses.

Conceived as a village, Desire has a superb architectural design that blends seamlessly with its vibrant and tropical surroundings, the resort features 114 guest 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 nightclub, full-service gym and luxurious spa are here for your pleasure. Activities, entertainment and water sports are a must, providing you with inspiring, flirtatious, socializing and multiple ways to let yourself loose.

Desire Resort & Spa Riviera Maya is set amongst lingering ocean breezes, powdery white sand and the seductive, picture-perfect hues of the Caribbean. New enhancements include the addition of beach beds and the introduction of a beach and pool concierge service providing every element for a relaxing day of sunbathing. This resort goes the extra mile by equipping all concierge staff with two-way radios, ensuring all guests’ needs are met with the utmost efficiency. A new beach bar, conveniently located mid-way among the beach beds, offers an assortment of cocktails. Soothing rhythms and sounds from new speakers facing the beach adds ambiance to the beachside. Enjoy the new relaxing section of beachside hammocks. Desire Resort & Spa sets the scene for your wildest dreams to come to life. Open your mind, fall under the spell and feel… Desire.



Desire Resort & Spa Riviera features 15 Standard rooms that have been recently remodeled as unique spaces where luxury and comfort are always present. A seducutive view of either the ocean or the garden complement a world of sensual amenities that will make your stay at our hotel clothing optional a pleasant, exciting, yet relaxing experience, such as:

  • King or Queen beds
  • 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 board
  • In-room bar stocked with: water, beer & soft drinks
  • CD player/alarm clock

Deluxe Garden View

Recently remodeled, the 52 Deluxe Garden View have been provided with an 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:

  • King or Queen beds
  • 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 board
  • In-room bar stocked with: water, beer & soft drinks
  • CD player/alarm clock

Deluxe Ocean View

Desire has 31 Deluxe Ocean View that have been recently remodeled with gold and chocolate accents to harmonize with the seductive concept of our couples only hotel. Enjoy all the amenities, you will be surrounded by in these rooms, which include:

  • King or Queen beds
  • 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 board
  • In-room bar stocked with: water, beer & soft drinks
  • CD player/alarm clock

Jacuzzi Suites Garden View

The 2 Jacuzzi Suites Garden View of Desire will make a difference in your stay with us. With a seductive décor that will invite you to surrender to your passions in every corner, you will find art, inspired by the Kamasutra, soft textures and accents in gold and chocolate. While you enjoy the jacuzzi with your partner in the privacy of your room, be seduced by a world of the sensual amenities that include the ones of the Deluxe room and some others that only Desire can offer you, such as:

  • Welcome Fruit Basket and bottle of sparkling wine
  • Spacious bathroom with 4-person Jacuzzi
  • CD and DVD player (music and movies available at Front Desk)
  • Variety of sensual and exotic candles
  • Tantra essentials Gift Box
  • Desire incense
  • Daily afternoon hors d’oeuvres and sweet temptations.

Jacuzzi Suites Ocean View

To experience pleasure with no bounderies, Desire offers 4 Jacuzzi Suites Ocean View. Idyllic spaces where luxury, comfort and sensuality have been reunited to offer seductive details that will invite you to surrender to your passions in every corner, that includes art inspired by the Kamasutra, soft textures and accents in gold and chocolate. Enjoy your own jacuzzi with your partner and let an array of sensual amenities seduce you. Including all the services that the Deluxe offers you, the Jacuzzi Suites also feature:

Passion Suites Oceanfront

Our 10 Passion Suites Oceanfront provide you with the most luxurious experience that goes beyond your imagination. Exquisitely decorated with sensual details inspired by the Kamasutra, including beautiful sculptures and paintings, will transport you to the promised land of unexpected pleasures. Enjoy unique moments of passion with your partner while relaxing in the Jacuzzi and be seduced by the most amazing views of the ocean and all the amenities these suites have been provided with. Including not only those who are in the Jacuzzi Suites, you will also discover a greater variety of special amenities in service of your desires, such as:

  • Adjacent living room
  • Private airport transfers
  • Concierge “no-waiting” check-in upon arrival
  • In-Room Daily Continental Breakfast
  • Daily afternoon hors d’oeuvre with sparkling wine and fruit basket
  • Souvenir bathrobes and slippers
  • In-room Mini-bar stocked with: water, beer & soft drinks, Tequila, Whisky, Vodka, Coffee Liquor and Bourbon.
  • Music and soft lighting upon arrival
  • Unlimited reservations for a table  of  2-4 at the specialty restaurants
  • Beach towels available in room


  • Accommodations with luxurious Ocean or Garden View – Jacuzzi and Passion Suites are a must!
  • Personalized check-in, including welcome glass of sparkling wine
  • All meals (breakfast, lunch and dinner)
  • Dining at 3 specialty restaurants: International, Italian & Asian
  • Poolside Lunch
  • Daytime & late night snacks
  • Premium alcoholic beverages, fine house wines, beer and refreshments
  • Food and beverage service available 24 hours
  • Around the clock, 24-hour Room Service, service charge.
  • Day & evening entertainment programs
  • Non-motorized water sports
  • Sauna and steam room
  • Fully equipped Gym and Spa
  • Hotel taxes and tips



El Arrecife is an exciting restaurant of a contemporary décor where seductive music is played, varying with the different, special theme of the night. El Arrecife is open everyday offering sumptuous breakfast buffets from 7:00 am until 11:00 am. Themed dinners are held from 6:30 pm until 10:00 pm.

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.


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 entrée; 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 6:30 p.m. until 10:00 p.m. Although Desire is a clothing optional resort, this restaurant has a casual-elegant dress code. No reservations required


Located just beside the pool and facing the beach, Tentazione is the 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 11:00 a.m. until 6:00 p.m. for your delight. Room service is available during operating hours.

* Days of operation will vary under weather conditions


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 décor 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 6:30 pm until 10:00 pm. Although Desire Resort & Spa is a clothing optional hotel, this restaurant has an Elegant-Casual dress code and reservations are required only for Teppanyaki.


Enjoy Desire’s complete room service menus from the privacy of your own 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.

* Days of operation will vary according to weather conditions.


Romance has never been taken so far. Make your reservations for a superb steak or lobster candlelight dinner served on the beach at our gazebo. Enjoy the sounds of the waves and see the stars during this memorable experience.

The Romantic Dinner by the Sea is not part of our All-inclusive packages, it will appear as an extra charge into your account and it is a must-try at Desire Resort & Spa.



This is the place where guests meet in a relaxed atmosphere while having the chance of tasting seductive cocktails the 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 11:00 pm until 4:00 am, which includes pizza and baguettes. This bar is not a clothing optional area.


The notorious roof-top clothing-optional Jacuzzi lounge & 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 lie down in the hot sun of the Caribbean while drinking your favorite cocktail and enjoying the company of other guests. It is open from noon until 3:00 am.


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 loosen 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 6:30 pm until 10:00pm


Here you can get a refreshing drink or a fantastic cocktail while enjoying our deluxe pool and idyllic beach. It’s the 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 10:00 am to 6:00 pm for those who want a drink while enjoying their desired vacations, having exciting activities or just chilling in the sun.


Located right on the beach, just in the mid-way 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.


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 10:00 pm until 2:00 am. Its days of operation vary by season, so be welcomed to ask our staff about its schedule for your visit.

*Days of operation and schedules vary by season


Unleash your senses and let yourself be seduced by the sensual treatments that our Desire Spa has for you. No matter what treatment you select, your body, mind and soul will be pampered and renewed. Choose from an array of soothing rituals and deliciously sensual techniques that promise both relaxation and rejuvenation. Finish your spa day at our couples’ jaccuzzi. Our steam rooms and sauna are included in your all-inclusive program. Or if you like a more invigorating and dynamic activity, come and workout at our fabulous gym, and let yourself be embraced by the energy and inspiration lowing in the room.


Led by the super friendly and interactive Staff, the activities and entertainment program has been designed with fun and sensuality in mind for both day and night.  If you are an active participant or just a relaxed spectator,  be sure you’ll be enticed by our innovative program of sports, games and shows.


During daylight, guests enjoy a broad array of sport activities: yoga classes, sexy aqua fitness, water polo, pool basketball plus nude beach volleyball and water volleyball as well as other beach and pool games and non motorized water sports. For the more adventurous people, we offer sexy wishes, sexy darts, belly dance, pole dance lessons and the famous daily “Desire Time” couples-only contests hosted by our Desire Riviera Maya Team that is sure to amuse, surprise and seduce everybody present. Check our website for our tantric or sexologist weeks.

We also offer assistance with booking scuba diving tours and private clothing optional cruises for couples only.


Just perfect! The Resort is situated on the Riviera Maya’s Bay of Petempich, a mere 20 minutes from Cancun’s bustling downtown and only 30 minutes from Playa del Carmen. Airport transfers are 15 minutes away.


  • A clothing-optional oceanfront swimming pool with social activities
  • Four restaurants, including snack bar and grill
  • FIVE bars including Suki
  • Beach beds facing the ocean front
  • Beach and pool concierge service
  • New beach bar conveniently located mid-way between the beach beds
  • Disco and Lounge
  • Spa with sauna, steam room and a full menu of Spa treatments ($)
  • Gym
  • Clothing-optional multi-couple infinity Jacuzzi lounge with wet and dry bar
  • Clothing-optional beach
  • Sensuous Play Room (couples-only access)
  • Water sports (non – motorized)
  • Logo shop
  • Exclusive wines and liquors available for purchase ($)
  • Internet access, fax machine and printer ($)