Costa Mujeres

Costa Mujeres is a small, beautiful and paradisiacal continental zone that is part of the municipality of Isla Mujeres. A place that can be reached through a road trip and which is a little far from downtown Cancun and the Hotel Zone of the city.

This same remoteness makes Costa Mujeres the perfect place for all people looking for peace, tranquility, relaxation and privacy. In this area surrounded by virgin beaches, mangroves and a vast vegetation, there are some 5-star, eco-friendly, adults-only and family hotels.

These hotels as such, are not located next to each other, rather: Each hotel is isolated from the others. Therefore, Costa Mujeres is the perfect paradise to arrive and not leave the place at all.

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Hotels in Costa Mujeres

As such, Costa Mujeres is not surrounded by hundreds of hotels like Downtown Cancun or the Hotel Zone; rather, it is an area that has a few hotels and now we will tell you a little about each of them.

Hotel Riu Palace

The Hotel Riu Palace in Costa Mujeres is a 5-star, all-inclusive resort with 670 incredible rooms. A hotel that meets the highest standards in terms of luxury, excellence and sophistication.

Riu Palace Costa Mujeres

Planet Hollywood

This hotel offers you a vacation in front of the beaches of Costa Mujeres. An all-inclusive hotel where you can pamper yourself at the resort's spa, bars, restaurants and a wide range of activities.

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TRS Coral Hotel

With its palm-lined promenades, an ultra-modern architectural, built with sustainable materials, reflects its cutting-edge design without compromising the natural environment TRS Coral invites you to spend a vacation in the.

TRS Coral Hotel

Grand Palladium

This exclusive all-inclusive hotel has 7 restaurants, 3 bars, several outdoor pools, spa, gym, playground, conference center and daily entertainment. You won't want to leave this hotel!

Grand Palladium costa mujeres

Hotel Riu Latino

Looking for a hotel just for couples? Hotel Riu Latino is the resort you are looking for: An all-inclusive hotel, located in an area is ideal for snorkeling and with 6 pools, 5 restaurants and many bars.

Riu Latino costa mujeres

Catalonia Costa Mujeres

In this hotel you will experience the true spirit of Mexico: Paradisiacal white sand beaches and crystal clear waters to the origins of the Mayan civilization accompanied by spacious suites all with terrace or balcony, a wide gastronomic offer.

Catalonia Costa Mujeres


Riu Dunamar

With an all-inclusive concept and located on the beautiful beaches of Costa Mujeres, this 5-star resort offers live cuisine in our main restaurant, Italian, Asian, gourmet and meat, 6 bars.


Majestic Elegance

Undoubtedly one of the best luxury hotels in Costa Mujeres. A 5-star hotel with restaurant, free private parking, outdoor pool and fitness center. This hotel is 100% Family Friendly

Villa Isla Blanca

Meet Villa Isla Blanca, a beautiful 6 bedroom property with its own private sandy beach and easy access to the ocean to dip your feet in, walk along the shore, or take one of our Kayaks.

Villa Isla Blanca

Where is Costa Mujeres located?

Costa Mujeres as such, is part of the Municipality of Isla Mujeres, but is located on the mainland. In short, it is an area that can be reached by car from Cancun or from any part of the Riviera Maya.

The mainland of Costa Mujeres is very close to Playa Mujeres and Puerto Juarez. Therefore: If you want to visit Isla Mujeres, it will be very easy to get to the Ultramar maritime terminal and take the ferry to the island. Also, very close to this area there are many places to visit, where to eat and of course: It will not be very complicated to get to the nightclubs area of Cancun.

Private Transfer to Costa Mujeres

If you are staying at one of the amazing hotels in Costa Mujeres and you want to get to it from Cancun airport, then the private transfer service is your best ally. This service is perfect if you are traveling with more than 3 people or with a lot of luggage. In fact, the private transportation service can even be for groups of 16 people or more.

It is provided in comfortable, safe, clean, air-conditioned units, with free WIFI and with 100% certified and trained drivers to give you the best attention, service, kindness and respect you deserve.

But that's not all: This service can be personalized and varied, i.e.: It can be a standard private transfer, a luxury transfer, a VIP transfer and a limousine transfer. So don't limit yourself as to the way to get to the door of your hotel in Costa Mujeres,

Transportation Rates

From / To Private Service Private Service Private Service
1-3 passengers 4-6 passengers 7-8 passengers
One Way Round Trip One Way Round Trip One Way Round Trip
Transportation from Cancun Airport to Costa Mujeres 60 USD 110 USD 70 USD 120 USD 85 USD 135 USD

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costa mujeresWhat to do in Costa Mujeres?

Unfortunately Costa Mujeres is located in an area a little far from the main attractions of Cancun. But this does not leave it out of having a set of activities and places to visit, especially for its proximity to the Puerto Juarez marine terminal and from which you can take a ferry to Isla Mujeres or take a boat tour. So now let's get to know some of the things to do and where to go in Costa Mujeres.

Visiting Isla Blanca

Isla Blanca is a virgin island and one of the few places where you can camp in Cancun. This area is very well kept, has parking and from here you can see the hotel zone, Isla Mujeres and of course, the best starry sky of the Riviera Maya.

But also, this place is perfect for kayaking, paddle boarding, swimming, snorkeling and even for extreme activities in a safe way thanks to its sandbanks. Something in particular that we can not miss, is to visit the white island lagoon and where you can take incredibly impressive pictures.

Visiting the Mangroves

Because Costa Mujeres is located in an area surrounded by virgin: This same area not only has beaches, it also has several mangrove swamps that you may be interested in knowing when touring the surroundings.

Take a Boat Tour

If you want to get to know the Caribbean Sea and some of the main tourist attractions of Isla Mujeres, you can take a boat tour. This type of tour only lasts about 8 hours and will take you to the main points of interest of Isla Mujeres such as North Beach, Punta Sur, MUSA and some free time to visit downtown Isla Mujeres.

isla mujeresGoing to Isla Mujeres

If you want to visit the island on your own, from Costa Mujeres it is very easy to get to the overseas maritime terminal and take the ferry to cross to the island. Remember that Isla Mujeres has a life of its own, so here you will know hundreds of things that will impress you such as North Beach, Punta Sur, Garrafon Park, the viewpoint of Punta Sur, the sculpture park, the archaeological site of the goddess Ixche, among other places.

Visit the Meco

El Meco is an archaeological site located near the entrance of Costa Mujeres and is a very quiet place and recommended for all lovers of history, culture and the ruins of our ancestors.



How to get to Costa Mujeres?

To get to Costa Mujeres from Cancun or from the Cancun airport, it will be necessary to have a private transfer service. As such, there is no public transportation that can currently be used to get from anywhere in Cancun to Costa Mujeres.

What is the distance from Cancun to Costa Mujeres?

The distance from downtown Cancun to Costa Mujeres is 10.4 km. This is considering the shortest route, therefore: The distance can change and be more or less. It all depends on the route you choose or the driver you choose.

What is the distance from Cancun to Costa Mujeres

What is the distance from Cancun airport to Costa Mujeres?

The distance from Cancun airport to Costa Mujeres is 27.9 km. It is worth mentioning that many people and from other websites, this distance has been rounded up to 30 km. And likewise, it may vary depending on the way you take to get from the airport to Costa Mujeres.

What is the distance from Cancun airport to Costa Mujeres

How long does it take from Cancun to Costa Mujeres?

The transfer time from Cancun airport to Costa Mujeres or from Cancun airport to Costa Mujeres is very variable. It can be from 25 minutes to 50 minutes and it all depends on traffic, weather and schedule. For example, in rainy weather, the transfer time from downtown or from the airport can be from 40 minutes to 50 minutes.

But when the weather is good, it can be 25 to 35 minutes. When the departure time is not during rush hour, the transfer from the airport to Costa Mujeres can take up to 20 minutes. Therefore, it will depend on many factors how long it will take you to get to your hotel in Costa Mujeres.

What are the types of transportation to Costa Mujeres?

Since there is no public transportation service to get to Costa Mujeres from Cancun or Cancun Airport, then you have to opt to take the private transfer service or the cab service.

If you are traveling with more than 4 people, the private transfer service can be for you and even if you are traveling with 2 or 3 people 1It is still a very good option! and if you are traveling alone with 2 or 3 people, with little luggage and you are in a hurry to get to your hotel, then we recommend you to use the cab service.