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Get an overview of this hotelEl Dorado Royale, A Spa Resort by Karisma, Gourmet Inclusive is Mexico´s premier adults-only beachfront resort. Where couples, wedding parties, and honeymooners can savor a vacation that fosters togetherness.
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Heart of Mayan Riviera
Located in the heart of the Mayan Riviera on over a mile of private, unspoiled beach, this romantic adults-only resort is built into 450 acres of tropical jungle and surrounded by hundreds of palm trees.
Catering to couples who seek an enchanting, romantic getaway, El Dorado Royal By Karisma All Inclusive features 11 gourmet dining options, 9 bars, 24-hour room service, 6 swimming pools, daily excursions, and exciting nightlife.
Suites with jetted tubs
Guest suites at El Dorado Royal By Karisma feature balconies or terraces with hammocks (on request), jetted tubs, air conditioning, ceiling fans, bathrobes, and minibars stocked daily with soft drinks, beer, and water. Casita suites offer roofless showers and plunge pools.Information missing or incorrect? Tell us!Opens in a new window
El Dorado Royale, A Spa Resort by Karisma, Gourmet Inclusive
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 buffet and à la carte meals, snacks, and beverages included
- 24-hour room service
- In-room minibar (some restrictions)
- Meals and beverages at companion properties
Activities and facilities/equipment
All non-motorized water sports are included.
- Fitness facilities
- Onsite live performances
- Shuttle service to offsite activities
- Scuba-diving excursions
- Scuba-diving lessons
- Snorkeling excursions
- Bottled wine
- Bottled liquor
- Airport transfers
- Laundry/dry cleaning services
- Spa/beauty facilities and services
- Offsite tours
El Dorado Royale, A Spa Resort by Karisma, Gourmet Inclusive is Mexico´s premiere adults-only beachfront resort. It features designer decor, 6 pools, and even its own wedding chapel. Couples, wedding parties, and honeymooners can savor a vacation that fosters togetherness. Luxuriously romantic and stretching along a secluded beach, the resort provides indulgences from gourmet cuisine and swim-up suites, to a lavish spa and a range of concierge services.
Romantic candle light dinners are available from 6 PM to 10 PM (surcharge); special wedding, honeymoon and anniversary packages are also offered (surcharge). Room service is available 24 hours a day.
Computers with free high-speed Internet access are located in the main building.
- Lazy river
- Coffee/tea in common areas
- Free shopping center shuttle
- Number of outdoor pools - 6
- Rooftop terrace
- Number of bars/lounges - 9
- Full-service spa
- Number of beach bars - 2
- Number of swim-up bars - 4
- 24-hour front desk
- Beach umbrellas
- Business center
- Free breakfast
- Spa treatment room(s)
- Tours/ticket assistance
- Beach sun loungers
- Free self parking
- Steam room
- Dry cleaning/laundry service
- Free WiFi
- Free valet parking
- Health club
- On private beach
- Free area shuttle
- Conference space size (meters) - 1000
- Spa services on site
- Luggage storage
- Hair salon
- Number of restaurants - 15
- Concierge services
- Conference space size (feet) - 10764
- Gift shops or newsstand
- Shopping on site
- Designated smoking areas
- Laundry facilities
- Beach towels
- Spa tub
- Total number of rooms - 478
- One meeting room
- Wedding services
- Tennis on site
- Multilingual staff
Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
Available in some public areas: Free WiFi
Free self parking, Free valet parking
- Premium TV channels
- Premium bedding
- Room service (24 hours)
- Ceiling fan
- Air conditioning
- In-room climate control (air conditioning)
- Blackout drapes/curtains
- Coffee/tea maker
- Free bottled water
- Free toiletries
- Hair dryer
- Jetted bathtub
- Iron/ironing board
- In-room safe
- Free WiFi
- In-room massage available
- Daily housekeeping
- Private bathroom
- Separate bathtub and shower
- Cable TV service
- Flat-panel TV
Where to Eat
Kampai-Pacific Rim - Kampai not only has its own sushi menu, but also is creatively decorated with Buddha statues and other eye-catching oriental designs. Open for lunch and dinner from 12:30-10 PM.
D'Italia Casitas - Authentic Italian cuisine in a beachfront setting that offers traditional dishes, along with creations from International chefs.
Jo Jo's - Enjoy fresh seafood gourmet dishes with a spectacular view of the Carribean in a casual ambiance. Open 11 AM-10 PM for lunch and dinner.
Las Fuentes Restaurant - Open kitchen with full cooking show. A culinary theater with gourmet acts hosted and performed by in-house chefs. 1 nightly dinner show starting at 7 PM, followed by the dinner and show at 7:30 PM. Reservations are required. Closed on Sundays.
La Cabana Pizzeria - Wood-burning oven pizzas served to order, with a selection of Angus burgers, as well as gourmet bites.
Rincon Mexicano - Authentic Mexican "street food" with a relaxed ambiance and garden views. Open for lunch and dinner noon-10 PM.
Bar Las Guacamayas - Relax on one of the swinging chairs while savoring a cold drink. Choose between a great variety of beverages (cold Mexican beers, cheladas, exotic cocktails, or aged tequila) with live music. Open 5 PM-2 AM.
Martinis Lobby Bar - Sip Martinis at the sophisticated-chic Martini Bar, which offers a variety of premium vodkas from around the world. Serving premium brands beverage selection. Open noon-2 AM.
Swim-up Bar La Isla - Located at main pool, La Isla is open from 9 AM-5 PM.
Swim-up Bar Tucanes - Located between lobby and La Isla restaurant. Shaded area with seating. Afternoon tea service. Tucanes is open from 9 AM-5 PM.
Beach Bar - Beach Bar is open from 9 AM-2 AM.
Swim-up Bar Las Fuentes - Located at Las Fuentes Swimming Pool, Fuentes is open from 9 AM-5 PM.
Las Olas - Serving delicious salads and sandwiches. Open noon-4 PM.
Gaviotas Seashore Bar - Located in front of Kampai Restaurant, Gaviotas Seashore Bar, is open from 9 AM-11 PM.
Activities include: 5K run (surcharge), aqua gym, wave runners (surcharge), parasailing (surcharge), beach volley, water polo, archery, rifle shooting, Crossfit (surcharge), dance lessons, yoga class, greenhouse tour, Spanish lessons, Bonanza Ranch tour, cooking class, spinning class (surcharge), Zumba class (surcharge), tennis clinic (surcharge), towel decoration, and water volleyball.
Nearby Things to Do
The resort stretches along a mile long private white sandy beach on the Mexican Carribean. In addition to the Caribbean Sea, swimming options include a 30.5-by-15.25-meter (100-by-50-ft) saltwater pool.
Freshwater swimming is available in the other 5 on-site pools.
The resort provides snorkeling gear, pedal boats, and kayaks. An independent operator in the main pool provides introductory scuba-diving lessons, and the operator also offers scuba diving and snorkeling instruction and excursions for surcharges. Other recreational opportunities include two lighted tennis courts (racquets and balls provided) and bicycles.
Moon Palace golf course is 20 km (12.5 mi) from the resort, and Playacar golf course is 27 km (17 mi).
The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the resort; fees may apply.
- Snorkeling on site
- Fitness classes on site
- Bicycle rentals on site
- Hiking/biking trails nearby
- Volleyball on site
- Kayaking on site
- Windsurfing nearby
- Scuba diving nearby
- Yoga classes/instruction on site
The Spa at El Dorado Royale features ocean and water views and offers a wide variety of options, including massages, aromatherapy, reflexology, facials, special body treatments and couples massage class. Spa facilities include a sauna, steam room, couples treatment rooms, outdoor treatment rooms and a fitness room.
- Outdoor treatment areas
- Couples treatment rooms
- Body treatments
- Facial treatments
- Aromatherapy treatments
- Ayurvedic treatments
Check-in time starts at 3 PM
Check-out time is noon
Children and extra beds
- Children are welcome.
- Cribs (infant beds) are not available.
- Pets not allowed
You need to know
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
- Resort fee
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We should mention
A resort fee is included in the total price displayed.
Awards & Affiliations
Special Offer: USD 1000 resort credit
Book a stay in a rate plan displaying the “Special Offer: USD 1000 resort credit” green tag now–October 31, 2017 for travel now-December 22, 2017 and receive 1 USD 60 credit towards Private Beach Dinner; 1 USD 30 credit towards lobster purchase; 1 USD 30 credit towards lobster dinner; 1 USD 20 credit towards a bottle of wine (minimum price of USD 80); 1 USD 90 credit towards a 50-minute massage (50 min); 1 USD 100 credit towards an 80-minute massage; 1 USD 80 credit towards a 50-minute facial; 1 USD 30 credit towards a 25-minute manicure; 1 USD 30 credit towards a 25-minute pedicure; 1 USD 50 credit towards bridal hairstyle; 1 USD 45 credit towards make-up; 1 USD 400 credit towards an upgrade to any category (subject to availability; upgrade done at time of check-in).
Full details at check-in. Spa appointment may be required. Taxes and gratuity may not be included. Only 1 credit may be used per person, service, and/or purchase. No refunds for any unused portion of offer. Offer subject to availability. Offer is not valid with groups/conventions and may not be combined with other promotional offers. Other restrictions and blackout dates may apply.