Awards & Certifications

Secrets Capri Riviera Cancun has received some of the most prestigious travel awards in the world. Book your getaway, wedding or meeting now and see for yourself what sets our award-winning resort apart.

AAA Four Diamond Award

The highly-prestigious AAA Four Diamond Award is given to resorts that meet and uphold high standards of overall quality, range of facilities and level of services offered on property, based on rigorous AAA standards. 

Years won: 2007-2018

Golden Apple Award

Secrets Capri Riviera Cancun received the Golden Apple Award for exceptional ratings on Apple Vacations satisfaction questionnaires completed by Apple Vacationers upon their return home.

TripAdvisor Travelers' Choice Award

The TripAdvisor Travelers' Choice Awards are given to resorts based on the quantity and quality of millions of reviews gathered from TripAdvisor travelers over a 12-month period. 

Years won: 2006, 2008, 2014, 2015

TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence

The TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence is awarded to qualifying accommodations listed on TripAdvisor that maintain a high overall user rating and a high volume of recent and quality reviews. 

Years won: 2011-2015

Condé Nast Traveler Readers' Choice Award

The Condé Nast Traveler Reader's Choice Awards are chosen based on average traveler survey ratings in the following criteria: rooms, service, location, food/dining, design, activities/facilities, and value. 

Years won: 2010-2013

Condé Nast Traveler Gold List

The annual Gold List is presented by Condé Nast Traveler to honor the world's best hotels and resorts based on the rankings from the Readers' Choice surveys. 

Years won: 2010, 2012

RCI Gold Crown Resort®

The RCI Gold Crown Resort® award designates resorts that have met or exceeded the highest RCI standards in an evaluation of resort facilities, amenities and services.

Years won: 2013-2016


RCI Premier All Inclusive Award

Secrets Capri Riviera Cancun received this designation based on the global quality and service awards to recognize RCI all-inclusive affiliated resorts which provide an exemplary level of service, including the RCI Gold Crown Resort award, 4.0 or higher in TripAdvisor ratings, etc.

Years won: 2015-2016

Rainforest Alliance Certified™

Secrets Capri Riviera Cancun has achieved significant and measurable sustainability milestones and is certified as meeting the Rainforest Alliance sustainable tourism standard. Resorts that earn this certification mark support a healthy environment and the conservation of local communities and cultures.

Travelife Gold Certification

The Travelife Gold Certification is awarded to resorts commited to sustainability through protecting culture and traditions, supporting local people and preserving the environment.

Travelocity Excellence Award

The Travelocity Excellence Award honors a resort's committment to providing guests with quality services, accommodations and amenities. 

Year won: 2011

TripExpert Experts' Choice Award

The TripExpert Experts' Choice awards are given to resorts based on recommendations from experts writing for top travel guides, magazines and newspapers. As one of the top hotels in Playa del Carmen, Secrets Capri Riviera Cancun has been selected as the winner of the Experts' Choice award.


MLT Vacations Quality Assurance Award

The MLT Vacations Quality Assurance Award recognizes select hotels in the US, Mexico, Caribbean and Europe for outstanding quality, customer service and product delivery. 

Years won: 2012-2014

TAG Approved®

Secrets Capri Riviera Cancun is TAG Approved® - Gay Friendly Hotels and Attractions Worldwide.


Travel + Leisure World's Best Awards

The Travel + Leisure World's Best Award for the "Top 5 Hotel Spas in Mexico" is based on readers' choice survey rankings for specific voting criteria. 

Year won: 2011

Expedia Insiders’ Select

The Expedia Insiders' Select list is an annual award recognizing the very best hotels and resorts worldwide, as judged by the experiences of Expedia customers. 

Year won: 2010