Hard Rock Hotel Riviera Maya

We’re back for round 3 at Hard Rock Riviera Maya! This free flowing resort is like two resorts in one – split down the middle by our Concert Courtyard Main Stage. Each side of the resort has its own lobby, restaurants, pools, bars, and lounges for you to explore! With multiple stages, action sport center, waterpark, zipline, and more this is the perfect playground for our winter adventure in Mexico.

**Pro Tip: The Heaven buildings are blue and the Hacienda buildings are terra cotta color. Hop in a golf cart to quickly get you between lobbies, any time day or night.


Rise and shine to complimentary room service delivering your breakfast in bed. Or hit the coffee shop for a speciality drink on your way to a full breakfast buffet. Lunch includes buffet, sit down, and poolside grill options. For dinner, make your way to one of nine restaurants or hit the Concert Courtyard for stageside munchies.

  • The Market – International Buffet
  • Le Petit Cochon – French Fare
  • Zen – Asian Fusion
  • Los Gallos – Mexican Cuisine
  • Ciao – Italian Favorites
  • Ipanema – Brazilian Steakhouse
  • Frida – Mexican Cuisine
  • Toro – Steakhouse
  • Pizzeto – Brick Oven Style Pizza
  • Cafetto – Coffee, Pastries & Grab n’ Go Sandwiches

* There is no dress code during the event, however shirts and shoes are required in all restaurants. Those who add extra nights should bring pants to comply with the standard resort dress code.

Bar & restaurant capacity has been reduced to allow tables to be spaced out. Frequent hand washing with proper techniques is enforced by all supervisors. Food service staff are also required to wear masks and gloves. Menu options are presented via QR codes and single use menus upon request. Buffet service is currently limited in service. Staff serve food from behind plexiglass and guests are required to wear masks and social distance in line. A la carte options will be available during all meals and drink service is offered table side.

Spa + Salon

You’re already living the good life so head to Rock Spa and live your best life! All guests receive a 30% discount on the standard spa menu. We also worked with the resort to curate a custom spa and salon menu with offerings during our stay. Please note that the 30% discount does not apply to this specialty menu.

Reserve spa appointments in advance by emailing Hard Rock’s Vacation Planners to secure some guaranteed R&R before heading to Mexico! Send your email with the subject line “Closer to the Sun Vacation Planner Request” and include the following info –

  1. Your Full Name
  2. Service You Want To Book (ex. relaxing massage 50 Min)
  3. Requested Date (ex. December 10)
  4. Preferred Time (ex. 10:00 am)
  5. Therapist (Male or Female)

You can also make spa appointments when you arrive with the Vacation Planners at check-in or located in both lobbies during the event.


This 20,000 sq. ft. action sport facility is ready for all you adrenaline junkies out there. Test your ninja skills in the obstacle course, get high on trampolinesskate the ramps, or jump in the foam pit. Are snow sports more your thing? Take this once in a lifetime opportunity to ski or snowboard while on the coast of Mexico. Rent gear at Woodward or feel free to bring your own.

** There’s options designed for all levels but guests must be at least 7 years old to participate.


Rockaway Bay is included in your all-inclusive package, so don’t miss the opportunity to slip, slide, and splash at this newly installed waterpark. Fun for kids and adults, Rockaway Bay is the perfect way to stay cool when the Caribbean sun starts to shine.

Hard Rock Golf Club

Get in a round of golf – it’s just the thing to take your vacation from amazing to spectacular! The Hard Rock Golf Club Riviera Maya course is just 20 minutes from the resort and boasts 18 scenic holes and 7,136 yards of challenging play. Enjoy an afternoon on the fairways, surrounded by exotic wildlife and ancient Mayan ruins.