Get an overview of this hotelCouples-only, clothing-optional, in Puerto Morelos

Private white-sand beach

This resort caters strictly to adult couples who enjoy an alternative sexual lifestyle; it is set on the beach in Puerto Morelos, 35 km (22 miles) from Cancún's hotel zone and 24 km (15 miles) from the airport.

All-Inclusive resort

All meals, snacks, and drinks, along with use of two pools, spa tub, discotheque, sports, such as windsurfing, sailing, and tennis, plus nightly live entertainment shows are included in the room rate at Desire.

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Puerto Morelos' Desire Resort has a collection of thatched roof buildings that house 114 guestrooms with private terraces or balconies and garden or ocean views. Beds have sheer canopies and mirrored headboards.

Hotel Amenities

All-Inclusive Details

This resort is all-inclusive. Onsite food and beverages are included in the room price (some restrictions may apply).

Gratuities and taxes

Gratuities and taxes are included.

Food and beverages

  • All meals, snacks, and beverages included
  • 24-hour room service
  • In-room minibar (all beverages included)

Activities and facilities/equipment

Water activities

  • Kayaking
  • Sailing
  • Windsurfing

Land activities

  • Fitness facilities
  • Soccer
  • Tennis
  • Volleyball


  • Onsite entertainment and activities
  • Theme parties

Not included

  • Motorized water sports
  • Scuba-diving certification
  • Scuba-diving excursions
  • Scuba-diving lessons
  • Airport transfers
  • Laundry/dry cleaning services
  • Spa/beauty facilities and services
  • Offsite tours

Hotel Amenities

The majority of amenities, activities, and gratuities at this resort are included in the room rate; guests will not be charged extra for the majority of amenities and activities (scroll up to the All-Inclusive Details section for more information).

Numerous daily activities, such as beach volleyball, tennis, and adult-oriented games, are included in the rate. Also on site are five restaurants, including a snack bar and grill, six bars including Suki and El Arrecife, and a disco.

A gym, Ping-Pong table, and tennis court are provided. Clothing-optional areas include an oceanfront swimming pool with social activities, a private white-sand beach complete with beach umbrellas, towels and direct access from the property, multi-couple infinity spa tub and lounge with wet and dry bar, and what is dubbed the Sensuous Play Room (couples-only access).

The business center provides free WiFi, fax machine, and printer (surcharges for all). A logo shop is on site.

The on-site health spa with sauna and steam room provides more than 15 services, including hot stone massage, seaweed body wraps, aromatherapy, and a couple's package, which includes massage, Kama Sutra kit, and a bottle of wine served in a candle-lit spa tub.

Like all major Mexican hotels, the resort is equipped with a water purification system. Enjoy complimentary WiFi in public areas. Free parking is available (only during stay).

  • On private beach 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Poolside bar 
  • Swim-up bar 
  • Spa tub 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Steam room 
  • Concierge services 
  • Nightclub 
  • Restaurant 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Total number of rooms - 114 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Hair salon 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Tennis on site 
  • Number of bars/lounges - 4 
  • Wedding services 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Express check-in 
  • Sauna 
  • Health club 
  • Beach umbrellas 
  • Beach towels 
  • Free self parking 


Available in all rooms: WiFi (surcharge)

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Free self parking

Room Amenities

  • Pay movies 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Ceiling fan 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Climate control 
  • Access via exterior corridors 
  • Free bottled water 
  • Minibar 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Turndown service 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Shower only 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • In-room safe 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • WiFi (surcharge) 
  • In-room massage available 

Where to Eat

The majority of meals and beverages, plus all gratuities, at the following restaurants, snack spots, and bars are included in the room rate for this resort (scroll up to the All-Inclusive Details section for more information). Days and hours of operation for all restaurants and bars vary by season. Exclusive wines and liquors are available for purchase.

Melange Lounge Bar - Open-air lounge where guests can sip cocktails in a relaxed atmosphere. 24-hour bar service and late-night snacks. A selection of pizzas and baguettes can be enjoyed overnight.

Nude Jacuzzi Lounge Bar - Roof-top, clothing-optional venue features a 30-person spa tub finished in Venetian Tile. A circular, tempered crystal 'see-and-be-seen' open-air shower adjoins the spa tub, offering a 360-degree view of the lounge. Open from early afternoon to early morning.

L'Alternative Disco Lounge - Includes the private guests-only, couples-only Sensuous Play Room. Open from late night.

Coconut Bar - Beach/poolfront bar with extensive selection of refreshments and cocktails, with spectacular vistas. Open midmorning through the afternoon.

Il Piacere Cocktail Bar - Popular for pre-dinner cocktails. Open evenings only.

El Arrecife - Serves daily breakfast buffets. Theme dinners served buffet-style four nights a week. Dress code: casual. Reservations not required; closed Monday, Wednesday, Friday.

Il Piacere Restaurant and Bar - Dinner-only restaurant offers international haute cuisine, white linen, and cloth-wrapped chairs. Reservations not required. Dress code: casually elegant.

Sample menu for Il Piacere Restaurant


  • Beef Carpaccio
  • Homemade Paté
  • Mussels au Gratin

    Main courses:

  • Salmon in Fine Herbs
  • Chicken Breast with Goat Cheese
  • Beef Fillet in Bordelaise


  • Cappuccino
  • Espresso
  • Chamomile tea


  • Caramel Milk Crepes
  • Cheese and Strawberry Homemade Cake
  • Homemade Cream Caramel

    Tentazione - This venue serves snacks and grilled specialties during the day. For dinner, it serves Italian cuisine six nights per week from early-evening to late-evening.

    Suki - Asian specialties, including sushi, Teppanyaki, and desserts. Dinner dress code: casually elegant. Reservations not required; closed Thursday.

  • Nearby Things to Do

    The majority of on-site recreational activities and facilities described below are included in the room rate for this resort (scroll up to the All-Inclusive details section for more information).

    The beachfront Puerto Morelos location provides ample sunning and swimming opportunities (with clothing-optional areas), and the All-Inclusive room rate includes non-motorized water sports and games such as tennis and Ping-Pong. Scheduled daytime activities include beach walks, stretching and water aerobics. The property also features direct access to a private white-sand beach complete with beach umbrellas and towels. The on-site disco, L'Alternative—with optional daily dress themes such as Lazy, Lingerie and PJs, and Masquerade—opens late in the evening with nightly contests.

    The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the hotel; fees may apply.

    • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby 
    • Kayaking on site 
    • Sailing on site 
    • Scuba diving on site 
    • Volleyball on site 
    • Windsurfing on site 

    Spa Services

    • Number of treatment rooms 6 
    • Couples treatment rooms 
    • Aromatherapy treatments 
    • Spa tub in spa 
    • Massages 
    • Body treatments 
    • Facial treatments 

    Hotel Policies


    Check-in time starts at 3 PM

    Minimum check-in age is 21


    Check-out time is 11 AM

    Payment types

    Children and extra beds

    • Children under 21 years old are not allowed at this adults-only property. All guests 21 or older are welcome.

    You need to know

    Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

    Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

    Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

    Minimum guest age is 21

    No elevators

    Noise-free rooms not guaranteed

    Caters to adults only

    No rollaway/extra beds available

    No cribs (infant beds) available

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    We should mention

    Clothing is optional at this property. Guests under 21 years old are not permitted at this adults-only property. Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

    Passion Suite Offer

    Book a stay in a Passion Suite and receive the following:

    • Private airport transfers
    • Concierge "no-waiting" check-in upon arrival
    • Music and soft lighting upon arrival
    • Daily in-room continental breakfast
    • Daily afternoon hors d'oeuvres with sparkling wine and fruit basket
    • Unlimited reservations for a table of 2-4 at the specialty restaurants
    • Variety of candles
    • Tantra essentials gift box
    • Desire incense
    Valid anytime. Offer may not include taxes and gratuities. Subject to availability. Other restrictions may apply.

    ISM 2016

    Book a stay in any room or rate category for travel January 1 - January 31, 2016 and enjoy access to a month-long party full of activities and events.

    Full details at check-in. Restrictions may apply.

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