Excellence Playa Mujeres

5* out of 5 stars

A multi-award-winning slice of paradise, Excellence Playa Mujeres delivers on the luxurious facilities, breath-taking location, and attentive service necessary for an outstanding Caribbean holiday. Set along a two-mile stretch of powder-soft sand, this all-suite, adults-only escape offers a picturesque retreat where lush, palm tree-lined gardens are interspersed with a total of seven swimming pools and lazy rivers. Every guest is invited to an oversized suite with options for swim-ups, private plunge pools, and rooftop terraces. A convenient distance from Cancun International Airport yet seemingly worlds away, Excellence Playa Mujeres is the ideal base for romance, relaxation or revitalisation.

Dining at Excellence Playa Mujeres

Not only offering you the opportunity to try classic Mexican cuisine, Excellence Playa Mujeres provides guests with a global selection of restaurants, including incredible Indian, French, Spanish, and Asian dining. An international spectrum awaits food enthusiasts, and with 11 all-inclusive options, plus a buffet restaurant and beach grill. With 24-hour room service, guests don’t even have to venture out of their rooms to take advantage of the delicious cuisine available at Excellence Playa Mujeres. 12 stylish and varied bars, however, may prove irresistible, serving incredible cocktails, wines, beers, and spirits in elegant surroundings.

Activities at Excellence Playa Mujeres

Prepared for whichever pace you prefer, Excellence Playa Mujeres awaits with a comprehensive range of activities. Those in search of adrenaline-pumping experience can try anything from kayaking and scuba diving to archery and air rifle shooting. Meanwhile, those looking to tap into local culture can take part in a cooking, dancing, or Spanish lesson. The resort’s Miilé Spa is a space to relax and recharge, complete with a menu of expertly-curated treatments and a state-of-the-art aqua wellness hydrotherapy circuit. To pick up the pace, simply visit the resort’s on-site gym to take advantage of the well-equipped exercise facility plus instructor-led classes.

Please note: Guests staying at hotels in this region are required to pay a flat fee of $25.00 pesos (£1.01 approx) per night per room as part of the state’s newly introduced ‘environmental tax.’

Please note: All guests must pre-pay an additional tourist tax of approximately $10 US dollars. You can make this payment online or at kiosks located at the airport, where cash is accepted.



Junior Suite Spa or Pool View

Choose between a striking pool or Spa view, and let the relaxation begin.  King or two double beds. These rooms feature: Extra-wide L-shape sofa, Private round Jacuzzi with indoor and outdoor access, Full marble bathrooms including a double shower for two, separate water closet and double vanities equipped with hair dryer, scales, vanity mirror, VIP amenities and wireless phone, Bathrobes & slippers for use during your stay, Flat-screen TV, Air conditioning with in-room climate control, CD/DVD player, Direct-dial telephone, Free wireless Internet, Radio/alarm clock with iPod connectivity, Electronic in-room safe (laptop size), Coffee/tea maker, Stocked minibar with beer, juices, soft drinks, water and snacks, 24-hour room service, Service box for room service, In-room premium liquor & wine bottle selection, Iron and ironing board, Pillow menu, Turn-down service and hotel stationery.

Junior Swim Up Suite Spa or Pool View

Enjoy instant access to the pool and a private terrace with cozy lounge seating. King bed. Features the same amenities as a Junior Suite.

Terrace Suite with Plunge Pool

The extra-spacious (over 1600 sq. ft.) Terrace Suite with Plunge Pool, offers an expansive (807 sq. ft.) private terrace with Plunge Pool, comfortable lounge furniture & open-air shower. Interior room size (807 sq ft) and all superior amenities as Junior Suite Spa or Pool View. King Bed only.

Two-Story Rooftop Terrace Suite Spa or Pool View

A two-floor suite with a private rooftop terrace features heavenly spa and pool views and your own HydroSpa Pool. King bed. Includes the same amenities as a Junior Suite

Excellence Club Junior Suite Pool View

Views of the pool with a beautifully furnished terrace. Exclusive Excellence Club suites are located in the VIP section with a dedicated concierge and exclusive services. King bed. Includes the same amenities as a Junior Suite as well as the following Excellence Club privileges: Private check-in & check-out / Late check-out & early check-in (subject to availability), Concierge desk on every floor (7am to 11pm), Private lounge (7am to 11pm) with free Internet access, smart buffets & bar service, Bvlgari toiletries, Upgraded minibar & room service menu, 2 private pools (heated in winter) and 2 independent jacuzzis (hot water) at the pool area / private beach area, Complimentary newspaper in room every day, Complimentary beach bag for use during your stay, Shoe shine service, Daily fruit in room, Fresh flowers in room upon arrival, Upgraded in-room premium liquor & wine bottle selection, Nespresso Machine, Room Service Express (menu featuring a number of savory items that can be delivered almost immediately), Aqua Wellness Spa Treatment, 1 per person per stay.

Excellence Club Junior Suite Ocean View

Breathtaking views of the Caribbean with a beautifully furnished terrace to take it all in in your spacious 807 sq. ft. suite. Exclusive Excellence Club suites are located in the VIP section with a dedicated concierge and exclusive services. King bed.

Excellence Club Junior Swim Up Suite Pool View

Direct access to the pool plus coveted views of the Caribbean. Drink in the scenery from a private, furnished terrace. Club suites are located in the VIP section with a dedicated concierge and exclusive services. King bed. Enjoy all the amenities as a Junior Suite plus the added benefits of the Excellence Club.

Excellence Club Two-Story Rooftop Terrace Suite Ocean Front

A two-floor suite with a private rooftop terrace. Full views of the Caribbean Sea and your own HydroSpa Pool. Club suites are located in the VIP section with a dedicated concierge and exclusive services. King bed. Enjoy all the amenities as a Junior Suite plus the added benefits of the Excellence Club.

Excellence Club Honeymoon Suite with Private Pool


The spacious Honeymoon Suites with Private Pool are 1,280 sq ft, are located on the ground floor and offers private and furnished terrace with a 600 sq ft private pool, a lounge bed for two and full front ocean views of the Caribbean Sea.

Excellence Club Honeymoon Two-Story Rooftop Terrace Suite Plunge Pool


The spacious (2,500 sq. ft.) Honeymoon Two-story Rooftop Terrace Suites offer a private rooftop terrace with a plunge pool, lounge furniture and frontal views of the Caribbean Sea.

Imperial Suite with Private Pool

Luxury meets contemporary romance in the Imperial Suites, where smart design and signature service are always on the menu. Outside, guests of the Imperial Suite enjoy their own private pool and fully-furnished terrace, while expansive indoor living space comes equipped with a dining area, a spa-like bathroom, and all of the luxurious offerings and added perks of the Excellence Club.

Imperial Suite Two-Storey Rooftop Terrace with Plunge Pool

The spacious (4,000 sq ft) suites feature a separate dining living room and dining room, a private rooftop terrace with lounge furniture, open-air shower, table with two chairs, ocean front views and a plunge pool. These Suites feature the same superior amenities as the Excellence Club Honeymoon Suite, the Excellence Club amenities.



Food & Drink


No trip to Playa Mujeres would be complete without savoring the spicy, bold flavours of Mexican cuisine. Featuring Cancun’s most beloved Mexican dishes, Agave restaurant invites diners to revel in the sounds of a live mariachi band while indulging in classic yet elevated dishes from the region. This indoor-outdoor culinary celebration of flavours and artful service ranks among the best Mexican restaurants in Cancun.


With small-batch roasted beans, freshly baked pastries, and artisanal espresso drinks, Aroma is your favorite neighborhood coffee shop set in the Caribbean. Expertly trained baristas brew up your favorite morning beverages while the sweet smell of baked goods ensure you start your day off right.


Mediterranean-inspired cuisine and the spices of Spain make up the menu at Barcelona. Offering courses perfect for sharing alongside a good glass of wine and great company, Barcelona cooks up enticing cuisine and bold flavours. Indulge in seafood paellas, perfectly grilled meats, fresh fish, and crave-worthy tapas.


Welcome to Basmati, an authentic Indian restaurant in the heart of Cancun. Here, savory dishes and fresh modern twists make the menu soar with bold flavours and addictive cuisine. Setting Basmati apart from other Indian restaurants in Cancun resorts are world-class chefs specifically trained in the art of Indian cuisine. Whether you crave creamy curries, fluffy, flavourful naan, or heat-infused classic favorites, Basmati sets the stage for an exotic taste of the extraordinary.

Chez Isabelle

Elegant, upscale dining, classic French fare, and an extensive wine room bring the hallmarks of a classic Parisian affair to Excellence Playa Mujeres. Live music and stunning decor set the stage for a romantic dinner, while culinary French traditions are honored by chefs who artfully prepare ingredients and innovative offerings to delight even the most discerning palates.

Flavor Market

Cured meats, artisanal cheeses, and savory tapas are all on the menu at Flavor Market, where dinner is an experience to share with friends and family. Globally-inspired small plates are portioned to encourage an assortment of options while fine wines picked by the discerning sommelier invite you to relax, indulge, and stay awhile.

Las Olas

Elevate your beach day at Las Olas, where wood-fired pizzas, savory snacks, and grilled house favorites are served throughout the day. In between soaking up the sun and cooling off in the waves, you can recharge with a delicious midday meal at this casual Cancun restaurant, where service on the sand is simply the norm. Celebrating the beauty of the Caribbean and its unparalleled beaches, Las Olas is a picturesque resort dining experience straight from a postcard.

Magna Restaurant

Created exclusively for guests of the Excellence Club, the Magna club restaurant features an international menu of locally-sourced, seasonal ingredients with sophisticated French influences. The offerings are elevated and the atmosphere is chic at Magna, where the culinary team is ready to prepare you the perfect offering for an energizing breakfast or delicious dinner.


Taking center stage in the main lobby is a sweeping bar that celebrates the iconic cocktail - the martini. Named after its signature drink, Martini offers an array of artful takes on the legendary libation. Whether you prefer extra dirty, dry, fruity, shaken, or stirred, Martini has the perfect ‘tini waiting for you.


Asian flavours and ancient techniques await at Spice, where classic dishes and innovative, modern takes on Asia’s most renowned dishes are all on the menu. Spice serves up hand-rolled sushi, inspired street fare, and interactive Teppanyaki rooms that delight the eyes as well as the taste buds. Whether you’re seeking Thai, Japanese, or are craving another Asian classic, Spice restaurant has you covered with dishes so authentic, you’ll be transported from Cancun to the Far East.

Sports Bar

Ice-cold drafts, savoury snacks, and juicy burgers make taking in the game an epically fun experience. At Sports Bar, your favorite neighborhood bar is conveniently onsite at Excellence Playa Mujeres, complete with high-definition, big screen televisions playing the day’s biggest sporting events, delicious cocktails and food, and an assortment of brews.


Conveniently located within the theatre, Stars is the perfect precursor to the nightly entertainment and live shows. Here, evening cocktails and exciting conversation combine to make the perfect recipe for an amazing night with friends and family.

The Grill

Hearty fare and expertly-grilled meats and seafood are prepared at The Grill, where satisfying and delicious options await for lunch and dinner. Sizzling steaks, juicy burgers, and fresh salads satisfy every craving, while the ocean breeze and water views make every bite taste even better.

The Lobster House

Shellfish truly is the star at The Lobster House, an al fresco affair that celebrates the bounty of the sea through simple techniques that allow the ingredients to shine. Elevating your Cancun experience, lobster is on the menu at the seafood restaurants, where vibrant flavours pair with sweeping water views, inviting service, and an elegant outdoor setting.


Breakfast and lunch provide extensive buffets, allowing you to help yourself to international cuisine to satisfy whatever craving you might have. At dinner, classic Italian methods, simple yet robust flavours, and time-honored traditions bring the tastes of Tuscany to the shores of the Caribbean. Rustic meets refined at Toscana, where pastas are hand-rolled and sauces are slow-simmered to create beloved Italian fare in an elegant setting.


Take in sweeping ocean views and order up your favorite libation as the sounds of live music paint the perfect afternoon. Situated directly on the sand, XLounge invites you to indulge in an ice-cold beverage with the sand in your toes and the ocean breeze as a relaxing backdrop to your day.