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14 Luxury Oaxaca Hotels with Infinity Pools from $47

Oaxaca is one of the most cultural destinations in Mexico, where ancient Mesoamerican ruins and annual festivals showcase its past and pristine beaches and mountains appeal to nature lovers. The state’s capital city, also called Oaxaca, is a mecca for foodies, with cobblestone streets that lead to open-air markets and the famous mezcal, chocolate and mole.

With over 400 million annual visitors to HotelsCombined, we’ve discovered the best hotels in Oaxaca with infinity pools. What better way to cool off in Mexico’s balmy weather than in a sparkling pool perched over the edge? Stress melts away at these posh accommodations, which typically have gourmet restaurants, pampering spas and oceanfront suites.

Zoa Hotel

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Zoa Hotel features five private cabanas set on Oaxaca’s stunning Pacific Coast. Each cabana is equipped with eco-toiletries and features ocean views, while the Master Suite adds a private pool. For a beautiful semi-circular terrace overlooking the coast, stay in the Honeymoon Suite.

In addition to a private beach, the hotel boasts an infinity pool, sun deck and morning yoga sessions. Amarte Mar serves fresh seafood alongside ocean views, while hammocks, a reading corner and vegetable garden offer tranquil spaces for relaxing. You’re also steps from the beaches of Mazunte and San Agustinillo and the nearby beach towns of Zipolite and Huatulco.

Why You Should Stay Here

  • The private beach, sun deck and infinity pool.
  • Oceanfront dinners comprising local dishes at Amarte Mar.
  • The king-size bed and furnished terrace with ocean views in the Deluxe Suite.

Star Rating: 4*
Price: USD 429 – USD 536
Guest Rating: 9.2
Address: Cerrada Del Museo De La Tortuga S/N Playa Mazunte, Mazunte, Mexico

Dreams Huatulco Resort & Spa

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Dreams Huatulco Resort & Spa is surrounded by the crystalline waters of the Pacific Ocean and Tangolunda Bay. The entry-level Deluxe Tropical View features a furnished balcony, while the Deluxe Tropical View with Jacuzzi has a Jacuzzi on its balcony. Upgrade to a Preferred Club room for daily breakfast, afternoon hors d’oeuvres and desserts and a private beach area.

Families will appreciate the all-inclusive perks, including live entertainment, while food lovers can choose from five a la carte restaurants. Take advantage of the outdoor pool, kids’ club, luxury spa and water sports.

Why You Should Stay Here

  • The 24-hour dining at Coco Cafe and fresh seafood at Oceana.
  • Body treatments, a beauty salon and Revive Bar at the luxury spa.
  • Organised tours to Sierra Madre Waterfalls and ATV Adventures in Huatulco.

Star Rating: 5*
Price: USD 253 – USD 622
Guest Rating: 8.5
Address: Benito Juarez 4 Bahia de Tangolunda, Santa Cruz Huatulco, Mexico

Quinta Bella Huatulco

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It’s easy to embrace the beach lifestyle at Quinta Bella Huatulco, which features an inviting pool overlooking Chahue Bay. The beachfront spa offers relaxing massages, while Marea Restaurant serves Mexican and international cuisine. There’s also a thatched-roof poolside bar serving classic cocktails.

King Size Deluxe Ocean View rooms appeal to couples with king-size beds, ocean views and private pools, while families might prefer the Deluxe Double Ocean View with two queen-size beds. Save money by staying in a Standard King Ocean View, which has a sitting area and flat-screen TV.

Why You Should Stay Here

  • Deluxe rooms feature private pools with ocean views.
  • Two outdoor pools and a poolside bar.
  • Chahue Bay views, live music and local specialties at Sal de Mar restaurant.

Star Rating: 4*
Price: USD 100 – USD 115
Guest Rating: 9
Address: Blvd. Chahue no. 1000, Sector P, Santa Cruz Huatulco, Mexico

Vivo Resorts

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Vivo Resorts invites you to enjoy beachfront living with a 19-kilometre stretch of Oaxacan Emerald Coast. You can choose from turn-key condos and private villas, which offer ocean and mountain views, fully-equipped kitchens, dining areas and up to four bedrooms.

Mingle with other travellers in the Clubhouse or join a yoga class, then enjoy a cold drink at one of the infinity pools (a highlight according to HotelsCombined visitors). Rejuvenate with a treatment at Senses Spa by Elaina or indulge in freshly-caught seafood at Ernesto’s.

Why You Should Stay Here

  • The spa’s meditation zone, juice bar and lounge, sweat lodge and spa services.
  • Cocktails and a friendly atmosphere at Mezcalina’s sports lounge.
  • Fun activities and games for little ones at Vivo Kid’s Club.

Star Rating: 5*
Price: USD 189 – USD 887
Guest Rating: 8.7
Address: Playa Palmarito, Avenida Vivo L-46b, Bajos de Chila, Puerto Escondido, Mexico

Quinta Real Huatulco

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Set on a hill overlooking Tangolunda Bay, Quinta Real Huatulco is a tranquil all-suite hotel. Its 28 spacious suites feature 24-hour room service, two double beds or one king-size bed, balconies with sea views, mini bars and Jacuzzis.

Tuck into gourmet Mexican fare and international dishes at the refined Domes, which is open for breakfast and dinner, or sit by the pool under a palapa roof at La Cuija Beach Club and dine on fresh seafood. At night, head to Sky Lounge for classic cocktails.

Why You Should Stay Here

  • The laid-back atmosphere and drinks menu at The Domes.
  • An outdoor pool dotted with plush loungers next to a beach club.
  • The 55-square-metre suites with flat-screen TVs and marble bathrooms.

Star Rating: 5*
Price: USD 206 – USD 463
Guest Rating: 8.9
Address: P. Benito Juarez, Lote 2 Bahia de Tangolunda, Bahias de Huatulco, Santa Cruz Huatulco, Mexico

Secrets Huatulco Resort & Spa

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Secrets Huatulco Resort & Spa is nestled on the secluded Conejos Bay, offering a long list of all-inclusive perks with its Unlimited-Luxury package. In addition to multiple restaurants and top-shelf spirits, it has themed parties, oceanfront bars and entertainment venues. Don’t forget the world-class spa, two outdoor pools and 300-metre-long beach.

The oceanfront suites feature one king-size bed or two double-size beds, two-person spa baths and private terraces or balconies. Upgrade to a Preferred Club One Bedroom Swim Out for a living room, direct pool access to a private pool and club privileges, such as an upgraded mini bar and daily breakfast.

Why You Should Stay Here

  • Offers scuba diving, snorkelling, non-motorised water sports, tennis, beach volleyball and yoga classes.
  • Hosts live music and dancing, live performances, themed party nights and movies under the stars.
  • Two infinity pools, an outdoor whirlpool and luxe day spa.

Star Rating: 5*
Price: USD 213 – USD 463
Guest Rating: 9.1
Address: Seccion Hotelera Bahia de Conejos, Lote 8, Santa Cruz Huatulco, Mexico

OceanMar

Surrounded by lush vegetation, OceanMar boasts a sparkling outdoor pool with ocean views and sun loungers. Sunbathe with a tropical drink poolside or swim in the waters of the nearby beach, Mermejita. Refuel with oven-cooked pizza at the hotel’s on-site restaurant, then request a Thai or shiatsu massage or personalised yoga class.

You’re guaranteed an intimate atmosphere in one of only five suites. Each suite can accommodate up to three people and includes a double bed, sofa bed and a private terrace with ocean views. For the most expansive ocean views, upgrade to an Upper-Level Suite.

Why You Should Stay Here

  • Can organize customised whale and dolphin-spotting cruises, private pizza parties and yoga classes.
  • The outdoor pool has a children’s area.
  • Italian coffee products, aperitifs and cocktails served at the bar.

Star Rating: 4*
Price: USD 84 – USD 115
Guest Rating: 10
Address: Camino a Playa Mermejita, Mazunte, Mexico

Casa Cometa

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Casa Cometa is located in San Agustinillo, a small fishing village with preserved bays and beautiful beaches. The six-bedroom villa can be rented as a whole residence or by the room. Rooms feature king-size beds, blackout blinds, SKY cable TV and balconies or terraces with ocean views.

Looking to unwind? Book a massage or swim in the 12-metre-long infinity pool. You’re also just a short taxi ride from a pristine beach. Horseback riding and sea excursions, such as dolphin and whale-watching tours, are also available.

Why You Should Stay Here

  • Has a large infinity pool and Ayurvedic and Swedish massages at the day spa.
  • The private terrace with 180-degree ocean views in the Attic Terrace Ocean View room.
  • Near yoga schools and the famous surf breaks in San Agustinillo and Zipolite.

Star Rating: 5*
Price: USD 85 – USD 1,027
Guest Rating: No Rating
Address: Carretera Federal 175 141 Parc Cojon de Caballo, Mazunte, Mexico

Hotel DC Boutique & Spa

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Hotel DC Boutique & Spa is a cosy hotel in Puerto Escondido, offering six different room styles. Enjoy the beach decor in the Chacahua room, which features a Smart TV and a balcony with partial ocean views. The Glam rooms are adorned with lavish black-and-gold decor, while the Moroccan-style La Punta room has the highest views of the coast. 

Take advantage of the hotel’s luxury facilities, including an outdoor pool, elegant spa and on-site restaurant serving local specialties. Head to the city centre to experience the local culture, particularly at the lively Benito Juarez Market, where you’ll find fresh produce, food stalls, crafts and souvenirs.

Why You Should Stay Here

  • The outdoor infinity pool with ocean views and a poolside bar.
  • Local dishes at the on-site restaurant.
  • Contemporary rustic rooms with Smart TVs, Wi-Fi, air conditioning and L’Occitane toiletries.

Star Rating: 3*
Price: USD 74 – USD 259
Guest Rating: No Rating
Address: Caretera costera Km 143 S/N Colonia Lazaro Cardenas, Brisas de Zicatela, Mexico

Princess Mayev

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Princess Mayev overlooks Chahue Bay and is near downtown La Crucecita and Santa Cruz Beach. Couples will love the Ocean View Rooms with private balconies, while families might prefer the Rooms with Kitchenette, which have two double beds.

There are two large pools surrounded by lush tropical foliage, including an infinity pool and kids’ pool. Xima Restaurant offers local dishes and ocean views. Ready to explore the coast? Join a Bays Tour to see spectacular bays and nearby beaches by catamaran.

Why You Should Stay Here

  • The romantic Private Villa with a furnished balcony and Jacuzzi.
  • Offers sightseeing tours, including a Waterfalls & Coffee Plantations tour and Rafting & ATV tour.
  • Salads, soups and traditional Mexican dishes served at Xima Restaurant.

Star Rating: 4*
Price: USD 62 – USD 113
Guest Rating: 9.1
Address: Paseo Punta Santa Cruz, Manzana 1 lote 4, Sector C, Santa Cruz Huatulco, Mexico

Casa KalMar

Set in the tranquil village of Zipolite in southern Oaxaca, Casa KalMar is a six-bedroom house atop a headland between two beaches. All rooms have ocean views, pool access and king-size beds, as well as private baths and air conditioning. Some also include private terraces or balconies.

Feel the coastal breeze at the inviting infinity pool or relax on the spacious patio. Breakfast includes locally-sourced coffee and fresh fruit. Ready to feel the sand between your toes? The house is a 10-minute walk from Zipolite beach and Playa Camaron.

Why You Should Stay Here

  • A large infinity pool and rooms with ocean views.
  • Within walking distance of Zipolite’s Main Street dotted with shops and restaurants.
  • A short taxi ride from Mazunte, San Agustinillo and Puerto Angel.

Star Rating: No Rating
Price: USD 108 – USD 124
Guest Rating: No Rating
Address: Calle Arcoiris 12, Zipolite, Mexico

Altamira Mazunte

Surrounded by lush vegetation 50 metres above sea level, Altamira Mazunte offers magnificent views of Mazunte and its beautiful coastline. When you’re ready to hit the beach, you need only descend 150 steps. The hotel also offers plenty of reasons to stay nearby, including an outdoor pool and restaurant.

The entry-level Economy Double has a king-size bed, private bathroom and shared terrace with ocean views, while the Quadruple has two double-size beds. For a private terrace with sea views, upgrade to the Quadruple Superior.

Why You Should Stay Here

  • Different room configurations to accommodate a range of travellers.
  • A large swimming pool with Mazunte coastline and ocean views.
  • An on-site restaurant serving breakfast and a la carte Mexican dishes.

Star Rating: 4*
Price: USD 47 – USD 94
Guest Rating: No Rating
Address: Camino a Punta Cometa, Mazunte, Mexico

Hotel Playa Fandango

Hotel Playa Fandango is a premier eco-resort at the end of the Sierra Madre Mountains, located between Santa Cruz and Chahue Bay. Balcony Suites feature king-size beds and balconies with ocean views, while Studio Suites have two queen-size beds, kitchens and  large terraces.

Lay a towel down at the private beach or admire the stunning ocean views from the large outdoor pool. Endless activities await for adventurous travellers, including swimming, scuba diving, snorkelling and fishing tours.

Why You Should Stay Here

  • A private beach and outdoor pool with ocean views.
  • The two queen-size beds, refrigerator and large terrace with ocean views in the Terrace Suite.
  • Runs tours to Oaxaca City, coffee plantations and nearby beach clubs.

Star Rating: 4*
Price: USD 900 – USD 2,800
Guest Rating: 8
Address: Paseo Punta Santa Cruz, Lote 7,manzana 2 sector c, Sector C, Santa Cruz Huatulco, Mexico

Villa Aikia Adults Suites A/C

Located next to Zipolite beach, Villa Aikia Adults Suites A/C is an adults-only hotel with 16 stylish suites. Along with Mediterranean and European decor, Superior Rooms offer furnished terraces. Celebrating something special? The Presidential Suites add king-size beds and separate living areas.

Dine on a fusion of Italian and Mexican cuisine at L’Appetizer restaurant, which pairs well with signature mezcal margaritas. Get pampered with a massage on the terrace or relax by the pool, then mingle with fellow travellers in the events area or find your zen with a personalised yoga class.

Why You Should Stay Here

  • The sparkling outdoor pool surrounded by plush sunbeds.
  • Meals from L’Appetizer available in the restaurant, on the terrace in your room or during a private dinner at the beach.
  • Has bike tours, cooking lessons, karaoke and yoga classes.

Star Rating: 4*
Price: USD 100 – USD 200
Guest Rating: No Rating
Address: Arcoiris 4, Bahia Camaron, Zipolite, Mexico

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Dive into Oaxaca’s Rich Cultural Traditions & 5-Star Pools

With an internationally-renowned culinary scene, picturesque coastline and vibrant cultural heritage, the state of Oaxaca has a lot to offer. Its array of natural attractions complement these popular Oaxaca hotels, which boast sparkling infinity pools, luxe day spas, upscale restaurants and direct beach access.

Which is your favourite hotel in Oaxaca with an infinity pool? Let us know in the comments below.

Author: Charity De Souza

Born and raised in Orlando, Florida, I have been travelling with my battered backpack full-time for over a decade. My favourite travel memories include skydiving in Switzerland, wine tasting in Portugal, road tripping through Iceland, snorkelling in Indonesia and watching a sunset in the Sahara Desert.

Charity De Souza
Born and raised in Orlando, Florida, I have been travelling with my battered backpack full-time for over a decade. My favourite travel memories include skydiving in Switzerland, wine tasting in Portugal, road tripping through Iceland, snorkelling in Indonesia and watching a sunset in the Sahara Desert.
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