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Isla Mujeres Hotel Guide

Great Places to Stay for Every Budget

February 2021

Isla Mujeres Hotel Guide
Beautiful Isla Mujeres

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Where to Sleep in Isla Mujeres

Just eight miles offshore from Cancun is the enchanting island of Isla Mujeres. This magical place has pristine beaches, a laid back vibe and excellent snorkeling.

The main restaurant and entertainment area is around Hidalgo Street in the Centro (town center) area located at the northern end of the island by Playa Norte. However, you can find great hotels spread throughout Centro, the Mid-Island Bay Area, and the Sac Bajo beachfront road along the island’s western shore.

Here are the best hotels in Isla Mujeres for every budget!

Hostels

Balu Hostel and Bar

Balu Hostel and Bar, a best hotel in isla mujeres
Balu Hostel and Bar

Balu prides itself on being more than just a place to sleep. The hostel offers an entire experience, complete with a rooftop bar, DJs, and inexpensive homemade food. If you’re looking for a social feeling, this hostel is excellent.

Located in Centro (town center).

Selina Poc Na Isla Mujeres

Selina Poc Na Isla Mujeres, a best hotel in isla mujeres
Selina Poc Na Isla Mujeres

Selina Isla Mujeres, the island’s first hotel and hostel, is still thriving today. You couldn’t possibly be bored at this delightful beachside hostel which also offers a cocktail bar, a seafood restaurant, a cinema, a library, and outdoor music events.

Located on Playa Norte by Centro.

Budget Hotels

Hotel Plaza Almendros

Hotel Plaza Almendros, a best hotel in isla mujeres
Hotel Plaza Almendros

This family-friendly hotel is only a short walk from many of the island’s top landmarks. It’s nothing fancy, but it offers everything visitors need while on the island. It is clean and in a great, central location if you’re on a budget.

Located in Centro.

Hotel Isleño

Hotel Isleño, a best hotel in isla mujeres
Hotel Isleño

Hotel Isleño is a colorful budget hotel near Playa Norte. The hotel has 15 air-conditioned guest rooms with heated floors in the bathrooms and airconditioning throughout. It doesn’t have any frills, but it is clean, comfortable, and of great value.

Located in Centro.

Hotel Kinich

Hotel Kinich, a best hotel in isla mujeres
Hotel Kinich

Hotel Kinich is the perfect blend of affordability, convenience, and comfort. Rooms are simple and clean but with a little bit of decorative flair. It is right in town center so that you can easily walk to all the northern beaches and dining.

Located in Centro.

Midrange Options

Ixchel Beach Hotel

Ixchel Beach Hotel, a best hotel in isla mujeres
Ixchel Beach Hotel

This two-wing condo-tel, named after Ixchel, the goddess of love, fertility, and the moon, has 117 stylishly designed rooms with modern Mexican touches. At this hotel, you’re just steps from downtown and the pristine northern beaches of Isla Mujeres.

Located in Centro.

Marina Paraiso Hotel Isla Mujeres

Marina Paraiso Hotel Isla Mujeres, a best hotel in isla mujeres
Marina Paraiso Hotel Isla Mujeres

Less than a mile away from the passenger ferry downtown is the Marina Paraiso Hotel. The palm tree-lined property is a tranquil getaway for the whole family. Onsite, there are a tasty restaurant and bar to enjoy.

Located in the Mid-Island Bay Area.

Privilege Aluxes

Privilege Aluxes, a best hotel in isla mujeres
Privilege Aluxes

Every detail is well-attended to at this adults-only accommodation. Guests can enjoy a relaxing spa, spectacular views, climatized pools, and delicious eateries at this resort. The beach couldn’t be any closer, so you have snorkeling and scuba diving at your disposal.

Located on Playa Norte by Centro.

High End Options

Zoetry Villa Rolandi Isla Mujeres

Zoetry Villa Rolandi Isla Mujeres, a best hotel in isla mujeres
Zoetry Villa Rolandi Isla Mujeres

The Zoetry Villa Rolandi Resort has everything you could want in beachfront luxury resort. Its 35 rooms provide a tranquil atmosphere by the bright blue waters. Many rooms even have private outdoor baths. Guests have access to a private beach, an infinity swimming pool, hot tubs, a private yacht, 24-hour concierge services and more. Often reviewed as the best hotel in Isla Mujeres.

Located in Sac Bajo.

Isla Mujeres Palace

Isla Mujeres Palace, a best hotel in isla mujeres
Isla Mujeres Palace

This romantic, all-inclusive couples-only resort is nestled in the scenic Sac Bajo area of the island. Its property has beautiful views of the sea, marine parks, and rocky cliffs. Guests can enjoy swimming pools, bars, entertainment, restaurants, in-suite hot tubs, paddleboats, kayaks, snorkeling equipment, and more.

Located in Sac Bajo.

Staff Picks

Casa de los Sueños

Casa de los Sueños, a best hotel in isla mujeres
Casa de los Sueños

Staff Pick – My all-around favorite Isla Mujeres hotel is Casa de los Sueños. As its Spanish name implies, it is truly a “house of dreams,” with breathtaking rooms and spectacular views. I always have a great time kayaking and snorkeling while I’m there.

Located in Sac Bajo.

Boutique Hotel Bahia Tolok

Boutique Hotel Bahia Tolok, a best hotel in isla mujeres
Boutique Hotel Bahia Tolok

Staff Pick – Boutique Hotel Bahia Tolok is another favorite of ours. I thoroughly enjoy its charming rooms with design touches that reflect the island’s heritage. It’s a refreshing place to relax on a hammock by the pool or take a kayak out on the water.

Located in the Mid-Island Bay Area.

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