Valentin Imperial Riviera Maya

Mexico, Riviera Maya

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Good for Couples All Inclusive Exclusively for Adults

  • 5-star, adults-only luxury, offering exquisite all-suite accommodation with beautiful Mexican views
  • Savour a vast collection of global gourmet cuisine with no need for reservations
  • Upgrade to a Privilege Package for additional luxuries, such as a reserved pool or beach bali bed, lobster dinners, exclusive lounge and more.

Valentin Imperial Riviera Maya is a laid back, adults only resort. Set amidst lavish green gardens, on the edge of a powder white sand beach on Mexico’s Caribbeans coast – this is the perfect setting for romantic strolls and special occasions. Suites are sophisticated, spacious and bright, and service is exceptional, warm and welcoming, making it the perfect choice for a relaxing getaway. Enjoy a culinary adventure with the extensive all-inclusive concept where you’ll be spoilt for choice at mealtimes, with seven a la carte restaurants serving gourmet cuisines from around the world, plus eleven bars to whet your whistle. It’s all part of the impressive all-inclusive package, so you’ll be free to indulge in whatever takes your fancy throughout your holiday to the beautiful Riviera Maya.


Bars & Restaurants

Taman Sari

A fusion of Asian cuisine with tasty creations from Thailand, Vietnam, China, Indonesia.

Open: 18:00-22:30


Ginger offers guests delicious Japanese flavours where traditional dishes can be enjoyed. 

Open: 18:00 - 22:30

La Hacienda

Guests can enjoy indulging in the best Mexican cuisine from Veracruz, Puebla, and Yucatan.

Open: 18:00 - 22:30

Mar y Tierra

Guests can enjoy their breakfast or lunch in a tropical setting at this beach side restaurant buffet.

Open: Breakfast 07:30 - 10:30 Brunch, Lunch Buffet & Salad Bar 10:30 - 16:30

The Corner

Unique ingredients and exquisite service, guests can enjoy a special experience at The Corner for an unforgettable evening – this restaurant it at al additional charge.


Guests can enjoy an exquisite French dining experience accompanied by some of the best wines in the world.

Open: 18:00 - 22:30


Mediterranean themed restaurant offering delicious traditional Italian cuisine.

Open: 18:00 - 22:30

Le Marché

An international cuisine buffet filled with plenty of choices to satisfy all guests taste buds.

Open: Breakfast 07:00 - 11:00 Lunch Buffet 12:00 - 16:00 a la carte 16:00 - 18:00

Martini Bar

A relaxed atmosphere to enjoy a quiet cup of coffee over a new book.

Open: 08:00 - 23:00

Sunrise & Sunset

Located on the beach so that guests can enjoy a refreshing drink in tropical surroundings.

Don Miguel

The perfect meeting point for guests to catch up and start the evening.

Open: 16:00 - 23:00

La Plaza España

Located in the main outdoor atrium by the lobby, perfect for guests to start off a romantic evening at.

Open: 18:00 - 22:00

Salón Partagás

Here guests can enjoy an aromatic cigar and make a selection from a choice of fine tequilas and cognacs.

Open: 16:00 - 23:00

El Palenque

Located in the theatre where guests can enjoy entertainment over their favourite cocktail.

Sports and Music Bar

Guests can watch their favourite team playing, listen to music and play pool.

Open: 16:00 - 02:00

Sun Bar

Located at the meandering swim-up pool.

Heaven & Earth

Swim-up bars located at the main pool area so that you can enjoy refreshments without leaving the pool.

Beach and Pools

Beach and Pools

Guests can enjoy relaxing in a large main pool and a “lazy river” style pool.

Spa & Wellness

Fitness Centre

A well-equipped fitness centre is available for guests to use and enjoy. The gym has an excellent range of cardio equipment including treadmills and spinning bicycles as well as free weights and several classes of yoga & pilates.


Set within the 5-star surroundings, guests can enjoy spa sessions to help them relax and enjoy their stay. Spa sessions are designed to revitalize the body with the use of massages, facials and body treatments.

Activities & Entertainment

Water Sports - Non motorised

Guests can enjoy a wide range of water activities, including kayak, snorkelling and motorised water activities. Additional costs may apply to some excursions and activities.

About the location

The Riviera Maya is a famous touristic district south of Cancun, in Mexico. It is well known for the variety of all inclusive luxurious resorts and an ancient tourism base of charming boutique hotels and fine dining outlets. Attractively presented along the famous Fed 307 the hotels and restaurants feature spectacular views over the white sandy beaches of the Caribbean Ocean.

The Riviera Maya’s beautiful eco-parks offer a wide range of thrilling day activities such as river tubing, snorkelling, jet skiing, sailing, horse riding and zip lining. For nightlife lovers, Playa del Carmen’s stylish paved boulevards are lined with hundreds of world class bars, restaurants and clubs.

Transfer time

Valentin Imperial Riviera Maya is a 35 minute drive from Cancun Airport
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Deluxe Junior Suite

Max 3 adults

Deluxe Junior Suites have been recently remodelled in an elegant style. Each feature a balcony or a spacious ground floor terrace. Bathrooms are equipped with a hydro-massage bathtub and a closed bathroom. 

516 ft²

a bedroom with a large bed in a hotel room
Silver Junior Suite

Max 2 adults

The Silver Junior Suites have been recently remodelled in a colourful chic style with new décor and 55" flat screen TV. Wireless Bluetooth speaker system. USB connectors. “Grohe” Smart Control thermostatic rain shower. Ideally located in building 1 and 2, close to most of the restaurants and main services. The bedroom contains a King size bed only, with an “open concept” bathroom with a two person jetted bathtub set between the bedroom and bathroom with a sheer curtain allowing partial privacy. Balcony or ground floor terrace. 

516 ft²

a living room with a wooden floor
Golden Junior Suite

Max 3 adults

The Golden Junior Suites enjoy views over the resorts swimming pool as well as the natural lagoon and mangrove from the balcony. All Golden suites have a two person whirlpool in the bathroom, some are an open bathroom whilst others are totally closed.  

656 ft²

a living room filled with furniture and a fire place
Golden Superior Junior Suite

Max 2 adults

The Golden Superior Junior Suites King Size enjoy views over the resorts swimming pool as well as the natural lagoon and mangrove from the balcony and feature a king size bed.

656 ft²

a bedroom with a view of a living room
Emerald Junior Suite

Max 2 adults

Emerald Suites have been recently renovated with vibrant Caribbean decor. Located in a natural and romantic setting and conveniently steps away from the beach. Equipped with the latest technology, guests can enjoy a stress free stay in the Emerald Suite. 

624 ft²

a large white tub sitting next to a sink
Diamond Suite

Max 3 adults

Diamond Suites undoubtedly have the best views of the resort, each are corner suites and are perfect for those who enjoy extra space. Some are equipped with a large terrace and all have a living room with a sofa bed. 

1032 ft²

a living area with a building in the background
Imperial Suite

Max 3 adults

The spacious Imperial Suites provide impressive views of the resort and feature an indoor and outdoor hydro tub. Each suite is unique in style with some offering a large terrace. All offer a living room with a sofa bed, ideal for those looking for extra space. 

1032 ft²

Early Booking Discount

Winter 2024/2025

Save up to 25% discount on the hotel price for holidays between 01 November 2024 - 30 April 2025.


Valid when booked by 31 October 2024.

Exclusive Room Upgrade

Booking Window 05-29 July 2024

Travel Window 05 July-26 Dec 2024

Guaranteed Free Upgrade from

Deluxe Junior Suite to Silver Junior Suite

Silver Junior Suite to Golden Junior Suite

Golden Junior Suite to Golden Superior Junior Suite

Early Booking Discount

Summer 2025

Save up to 15% discount on the hotel price for holidays between 01 May - 31 October 2025.


Valid when booked by 28 February 2025.

Honeymoon Offer

Complimentary Honeymoon Package 
(Couples must present a marriage licence upon check-in) 

For stays of 7 nights and more:

Fruit platter & sparkling wine upon arrival

Honeymoon in-room breakfast the day after arrival with previous reservation–contact your concierge

Special honeymoon room decoration

Congratulatory announcement in the Valentin Journal

Honeymoon turn down service

10%discount on treatments at Valentin Imperial Aromance Spa

Special honeymoon dinner with previous reservation–contact your concierge


Valid up to 90 days after the wedding date.

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Beach disappointed


Tripadvisor review Jul 13 2024
BEACH: As soon as the clock hits 5pm, they harass and yell at people to get out of the water and say it's because of the red flag, when they were ok with people swimming from early morning and until...
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A Sure Value


Tripadvisor review Jul 13 2024
We stayed at the Valentin Imperial ten years ago and were extremely satisfied. We repeated the experience in 2024 and were delighted to find that the Valentin had remained much the same, with...
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