Are you looking for a luxury hotel on the beach in Tulum?

Tourists love Tulum’s Boca Paila for its white-sand beaches and turquoise waters.

And Boca Paila is where you’ll find the best 5-star beach hotels in Tulum.

We’ll show you 5-star hotels with private pools, private beaches, and rooms for families.

If you’re looking for a romantic getaway, there are even rooms for adults only.

Before you book your Tulum vacation, check our list of the best 5-star hotels on the beach.

1. La Valise Tulum 

La Valise is one of Tulum’s best 5-star beachfront boutique hotels.

Situated on the Boca Paila, it’s a short walk from your room to the water.

Guests can cool off in the ocean or lounge on sunbeds laid directly on the beach.

For the best room, we recommend the Jungle suite upper.

Set in the treetops, the outdoor terrace’s seating area offers panoramic jungle views.

With a large king bed, a private bathtub, and an open shower, it’s perfect for couples.

After a hot day, cool off in the infinity pool, with jungle views on one end, and sea views on the other.

One of the best restaurants in Tulum, Nu serves a blend of modern and traditional Mexican cuisine.

For a healthy break, indulge in a massage or body wrap from the hotel’s La Valise Spa.

  • Guest Rating: 9.4
  • Star Rating: 5 stars
  • Best Rooms: Jungle suite upper
  • Address: Carretera Tulum-Boca Paila KM 8.7, 77780 Tulum, Mexico

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2. The Beach Tulum 

The Beach is a 5-star adults-only hotel right on Tulum Beach.

We recommend the hotel’s Rooftop rooms.

Each room comes with a king bed and a balcony overlooking the ocean.

Your private rooftop features a hot tub, lounge chairs, and a large beach cushion.

Each room has its own bed on the beach, so whenever you arrive it’s already reserved for you.

If you’re hungry or thirsty, Ziggy’s Beach Club has a lounge area, complete with a bar and restaurant service.

Enjoy a cocktail from Caracol bar or grilled fresh seafood from Ziggy’s restaurant.

Naj Naay Spa offers traditional massage, local Mayan therapies, and body treatments.

After your spa session, they invite you to spend an hour in the sauna, steam room, or cold-water pool.

  • Guest Rating: 9.3
  • Star Rating: 5 stars
  • Best Rooms: Rooftop
  • Address: Road Tulum-Boca Paila km 7, 77780 Tulum, Mexico

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3. Jashita Hotel 

Jashita Hotel is a 5-star hotel set on a white sand beach facing Tulum’s Soliman Bay.

It’s a popular spot for snorkeling, scuba diving, and paddleboarding.

The private beach sits between the bay and a tropical forest, so guests can enjoy it undisturbed.

For the best experience, we recommend the One-Bedroom Apartment.

The large terrace overlooks the ocean and has plenty of seating for lounging or entertaining.

There’s also a private rooftop with a pool and a bar area.

Inside are two king beds and two bathrooms.

After a day in the sun, guests can cool off at one of three pools or enjoy a massage from the hotel spa.

  • Guest Rating: 9.3
  • Star Rating: 5 stars
  • Best Rooms: One-bedroom apartment
  • Address: Punta Soliman, 77780 Tulum, Mexico

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4. Mezzanine a Colibri Boutique Hotel 

Mezzanine a Colibri is a 5-star boutique hotel set on one of Yucatan’s best beaches.

For a romantic couple’s getaway, book one of Mezzanine’s Master suites.

Each suite comes with a king bed, lounge area, and a bath with a rain shower and a bathtub.

But the best feature is the outdoor terrace, which comes with a private hot tub overlooking the Caribbean Sea.

It’s the perfect spot to enjoy an evening cocktail.

For a romantic moonlit dinner on the terrace, check out the hotel’s Thai restaurant.

If you’re not in the mood for Thai, they also offer a casual beach menu.

After dinner move over to the bar for some of Tulum’s best margaritas.

And for more pampering, the hotel spa offers a variety of treatments on the hotel terrace, or in the privacy of your room.

  • Guest Rating: 9.2
  • Star Rating: 5 stars
  • Best Rooms: Master suite
  • Address: Carretera Tulum-Boca Paila km 1.5, 77780 Tulum, Mexico

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5. Hotel Ma’xanab Tulum 

Hotel Ma’xanab Tulum is a 5-star hotel on South Tulum Beach.

For the best ocean views, you’ll want to stay in the Junior suite with ocean views.

The outdoor terrace comes with sun lounges, a private pool, and spectacular sea views.

An open-air design lets you enjoy the nightly sea breeze while you relax on a comfortable king bed.

After a day in the sun, you’ll want to cool off and relax.

Pamper yourself with a massage at the spa, or go for a swim in the outdoor pool.

Ma’xanab’s restaurant sits on the edge of the Caribbean in a Mayan-style palapa house.

The menu features a mix of local Yucatan dishes as well as traditional Mexican cuisine.

  • Guest Rating: 9.2
  • Star Rating: 5 stars
  • Best Rooms: Junior suite with ocean view
  • Address: Carretera Tulum-Boca Paila Km. 6.5, 77760 Tulum, Mexico

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6. La Zebra a Colibri Boutique Hotel 

La Zebra a Colibri is a 5-star boutique hotel on Tulum’s Boca Paila beach strip.

If you want to be close to the water, book a Beach front suite with plunge pool.

Your beachfront terrace comes with plenty of seating, a sea view, and a private plunge pool.

Inside, each suite has a king bed, a day bed, and a private bath with a shower.

Take a walk outside and visit the hotel’s pop-up beach bar.

Open from October to July, they offer cocktails made from local rums, tequilas, and mezcals.

The hotel dining room is a favorite of both locals and travelers.

Set right on the beach, they offer authentic Mexican food made from local ingredients.

  • Guest Rating: 9.2
  • Star Rating: 5 stars
  • Best Rooms: Beach suite with plunge pool
  • Address: Carretera Tulum a Boca Paila Km 8.2, Ejido Pino Suarez, 77780 Tulum, Mexico

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7. Mi Amor a Colibri Boutique Hotel 

Mi Amor a Colibri is a 5-star boutique hotel set on a hill overlooking the Caribbean.

For the best room, book a seafront room.

Your outdoor terrace offers plenty of seating and a jet tub big enough for two.

It’s the perfect spot to kick back with a cocktail and listen to the waves roll in.

Inside, you’ll find a comfortable double bed and an ensuite bath with a shower.

For dining, Mi Amor’s restaurant menu is a combination of Mediterranean and Mexican flavors.

Pair your meal with a signature champagne cocktail, or customize your own signature drink.

Check out Mi Amor’s spa menu, and choose a massage, healing bath, or skin treatment.

  • Guest Rating: 9.1
  • Star Rating: 5 stars
  • Best Rooms: Seafront room with jet tub
  • Address: Carretera Tulum-Boca Paila km 1, 77780 Tulum, Mexico

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8. Libelula Tulum 

Libelula Tulum is a 5-star boutique hotel located close to South Tulum Beach.

Designed in traditional Mayan style, all nine rooms face the hotel’s private beach.

For the best panoramic views, we recommend the King room with sea view.

Set on the hotel’s upper floor, this suite features the hotel’s largest terrace.

It offers unbeatable views of the Caribbean, and it’s perfect for watching the sunrise.

There’s a comfortable king bed as well as traditional handmade furnishings and decorations.

At the hotel’s beach club, you’ll be surrounded by dunes and the ocean, ensuring total privacy.

All the restaurant’s Mexican dishes are cooked and flavored in a wood-fired oven or outdoor grill.

Ingredients are delivered fresh daily, including the catch of the day.

  • Guest Rating: 9.0
  • Star Rating: 5 stars
  • Best Rooms: King room with sea view
  • Address: Carretera Tulum-Boca Paila Km 10.5, 77780 Tulum, Mwxico

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9. Casa Malca 

Casa Malca is another classy 5-star hotel on Tulum’s Boca Paila strip.

If you’re traveling as a group, book the hotel’s Family village suite.

The suite comes with king-size beds and a garden terrace just steps from the beach.

Each suite features one-of-a-kind decorations, with modern furniture and contemporary art pieces.

The double bathrooms feature two types of showers, including a walk-in rain shower.

With three amazing restaurants on-site, there’ll be plenty of variety.

Enjoy fresh seafood, Asian cuisines, or local Mexican.

Then relax at Calma Spa, located on the hotel rooftop overlooking the Caribbean Sea.

They offer a variety of treatments using environmentally friendly natural products.

  • Guest Rating: 8.7
  • Star Rating: 5 stars
  • Best Rooms: Family village suite
  • Address: Carretera Tulum-Boca Paila Km 9.5, 77780 Tulum, Mexico

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10. Ana y Jose Hotel & Spa Tulum 

Ana y Jose is a 5-star hotel & spa just minutes from Tulum’s beach.

Set in a tropical garden they offer an outdoor pool, a spa, and direct access to the beach.

If you’re traveling with friends or family, book the Villa with private pool.

With 3 bedrooms and 5 beds, this room was designed with groups or families in mind.

Inside, is a private kitchen as well as a living and dining area.

The outdoor patio has a large private pool, sun lounges, and a table with chairs.

If you don’t feel like cooking, the Restaurant in Tulum serves a blend of traditional Mexican recipes.

Guests love the beachfront location with the Caribbean Sea as a backdrop.

At Ana y Jose Spa, they offer spa treatments that leave you refreshed and revitalized.

  • Guest Rating: 8.7
  • Star Rating: 5 stars
  • Best Rooms: Villa with private pool
  • Address: Carretera Tulum Bocapaila Km 7, 77760 Tulum, Mexico

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11. Tago Tulum by G Hotels

Tago Tulum is a 5-star beachfront hotel located in Tulum’s Boca Paila hotel zone.

This exclusive boutique hotel is surrounded by a white sand beach and the Caribbean.

For something close to the beach, book an Oceanfront master suite.

Just steps from the sea are a private balcony and a private pool.

Inside, there’s a king bed overlooking the ocean and a private bath.

Tago Restaurant & Beach Club invites you to eat, drink, and enjoy the beach.

They serve breakfast, tasty margaritas, and fresh seafood at the edge of the Caribbean.

After the beach, stop by Sudeley and enjoy fine cigars, wines, and aged whiskies.

  • Guest Rating: 8.6
  • Star Rating: 5 stars
  • Best Rooms: Master suite ocean front
  • Address: Carretera Tulum-Boca Paila Km. 6, Tulum, Quintana Roo, Mexico, 77780 Tulum, Mexico

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FAQs

What’s the best 5-star Tulum hotel with a private beach?


The best 5-star Tulum hotel with a private beach is Jashita Hotel.

Their private beach sits on Soliman Bay a popular spot for snorkeling, scuba diving, and paddleboarding.

The beach is surrounded by the jungle and the Caribbean.

Its location ensures that guests can enjoy a day at the beach away from the crowds.

What’s the best 5-star Tulum beach hotel with a private plunge pool in rooms?


The best 5-star beach hotel with a private in-room Plunge pool is Hotel Ma’xanab Tulum.

The Junior suite overlooking the ocean features an outdoor terrace with a pool and sun lounges.

It’s like having your own private poolside cabana.

You don’t have to leave the room to enjoy the sun or a swim.

For more options, read our guide on the Best Luxury Tulum Hotels with Private Pools.

What’s the best 5-star Tulum hotel on the beach for adults only?


The best 5-star Tulum beach hotel for adults in Mezzanine a Colibri Boutique Hotel.

The hotel’s Master suite comes with a king bed, a rain shower, and a bathtub.

For couples, you’ll love the outdoor terrace with its private hot tub.

You can also enjoy a moonlit dinner on the restaurant’s outdoor terrace.

For more options, read our article on the Most Romantic Hotels in Tulum for Couples.

What’s the best 5-star Tulum hotel on the beach for families?


The best 5-star Tulum beach hotel for families is Ana y Jose Hotel & Spa Tulum.

The Villa with private pool has 3 bedrooms, with 5 beds.

Out on the patio is a large private pool, big enough for the whole family.

There’s also an outdoor dining table and sun lounges around the pool.

Summary

Tulum HotelsBest Rooms
La Valise TulumJungle suite upper
The Beach TulumRooftop
Jashita HotelOne-bedroom apartment
Mezzanine a Colibri Boutique HotelMaster suite
Hotel Ma’xanab TulumJunior suite with ocean view
La Zebra a Colibri Boutique HotelBeach suite with a plunge pool
Mi Amor a Colibri Boutique HotelSeafront room with jet tub
Libelula TulumKing room with sea view
Casa MalcaFamily village suite
Ana y Jose Hotel & Spa TulumVilla with private pool
Tago TulumMaster suite ocean front