Costa Mujeres beats Cancun in hotel profitability

According to a tourism study conducted by the Marketing Consultants (MKT) firm, Costa Mujeres—the continental zone of Isla Mujeres, located just north of Cancun proper—has shown higher hotel profitability margins for the first half of 2019 than Cancun itself. The Isla Mujeres area has just over 5,200 hotel rooms in operation—an inventory equivalent More...

by Riviera Maya Times | Published 8 months ago
By Riviera Maya Times On Thursday, August 1st, 2019

“Isla Mujeres and Cancun, are already free of sargasso” – The Mexican Navy lies

 José Rafael Ojeda Durán, secretary of the Navy, pointed out that other municipalities free of this seaweed are Solidaridad and Puerto Morelos… reality says the opposite. “The municipalities of Isla More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Friday, July 19th, 2019

Isla Mujeres makes the Travel+Leisure Top 5 island destinations list

The island came in third place among island destinations in Mexico and Central and South America Published on Tuesday, July 16, 2019. Isla Mujeres in Quintana Roo was chosen one of the top five island destinations More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Tuesday, July 2nd, 2019

9 people rescued by Mexican Navy on a drifting yacht bound for Isla Mujeres

Nine people were rescued from a boat that was left adrift due to lack of fuel during their trip to Isla Mujeres, in Quintana Roo. The Secretariat of the Navy of Mexico (Semar), reported that members of their rescue More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Thursday, June 6th, 2019

State government announces new real estate project for Isla Mujeres

Isla Mujeres, Q.R. — “One of the biggest challenges that Quintana Roo has is sufficient jobs and better remuneration for all Quintana Roo,” said Governor Carlos Joaquin during his announcement of the construction More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Saturday, May 4th, 2019

Isla Mujeres (Women’s Island)


By Riviera Maya Times On Monday, April 15th, 2019

Isla Mujeres and Cancun beaches, amongst the dirtiest in Mexico -COFEPRIS-

According to national and international standards, the environmental quality of Mexico’s beaches is acceptable, since there are largely made up of virgin natural environments, where the presence of man has More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Tuesday, April 9th, 2019

Posadas, Mexico’s largest hotel company to open 300 new properties by 2020

Posadas, the largest hotel company in Mexico, is planning to launch two new hotel brands and develop a major tourist destination in Tulkal. The company outlined its latest growth plans at Tianguis Turistico, More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Monday, March 18th, 2019

Hotel occupation on the rise in Isla Mujeres and Chetumal

“Isla Mujeres and Chetumal were the only two destinations in Quintana Roo where hotel occupancy grew during 2018, with variations of 6.69 and 5.1 percentage points respectively, compared to 2017”, revealed More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Tuesday, March 5th, 2019

Isla Mujeres’ Playa Norte: among the best beaches in the world

A beach on Isla Mujeres, Quintana Roo, has been ranked among the top 10 beaches in the world by the travel website TripAdvisor, and not for the first time. The website’s Travellers’ Choice Awards 2019 ranked More...