ATELIER de Hoteles boasts the distinguished concept of Handcrafted Hospitality® portraying an excellent quality of the service offered by a talented team of Arteleros, the avant-garde facilities in each of its properties and a culinary proposal stand out for its use of fresh ingredients.

For such reasons, each of the ATELIER de Hoteles all-inclusive resorts are proud recipients of various awards and recognition from major leading national and international institutions in the travel and hospitality industry.

Forbes Travel Guide

Forbes Travel Guide announced that ATELIER Playa Mujeres and NUUP Spa Playa Mujeres have been awarded the prestigious Forbes Travel Guide 4-Star Certification for 2024, the third consecutive year that both have received this recognition following verification and audit of facilities, services and products.

The Forbes Travel Guide is recognized for verifying the best of the best when it comes to luxury travel. Inspections are based on a plethora of rigorous guidelines found within the renowned Forbes “Star Rating” program.

Travvy Award

ATELIER de Hoteles is a proud recipient of the “Best Luxury Resort / Hotel -  Mexico” award in the 8th Edition of the 2022 Travvy Awards sponsored by Travalliance.

The Travvy Awards are considered the “Academy Awards” of the travel and hospitality industry and serve to annually honor exceptional and luxurious facilities and services located in various international destinations that have proven to exceed the expectations of patrons and visitors.

It is worth mentioning that this is the second time ATELIER Playa Mujeres has received this award, with 2021 being the first time.

Magellan Awards

ATELIER Playa Mujeres, along with its outstanding properties, NUUP Spa® Playa Mujeres and María Dolores by Edgar Núñez, achieved remarkable success at the Magellan Awards by Travel Weekly. We have proudly secured eight prestigious awards, including recognition as a silver winner for EL CIELO at ATELIER Playa Mujeres.

The Magellan Awards are to honor and highlight the most outstanding travel, tourism, and hospitality entities that also boast the best in unparalleled luxury service, world-class facilities, and unique interior design.

World Travel Awards

The World Travel Awards is an internationally prestigious program and leading authority within the travel, hospitality, and tourism industry that annually sponsors awards that are granted to tourism and hospitality companies that possess exceptional characteristics and unparalleled services.

The luxury resort, ATELIER Playa Mujeres, has been voted "Mexico's Leading Conference Hotel" in the 30th edition of the World Travel Awards 2023, recognizing its functionality and comfort for hosting corporate and social events at its Convention Center.

It is worth mentioning that this is the third time ATELIER Playa Mujeres has received this award, with 2021 being the first time.


NUUP Spa® Playa Mujeres has been recognized with prestigious awards at the World Luxury Spa Awards, earning the title of Best Adult Spa in the World, Best Couples Spa in North America for two consecutive years, and Best Luxury Resort Spa in Latin America, reaffirming its commitment to outstanding quality in facilities and services.

The World Luxury Spa Awards, organized by the World Luxury Awards Company, highlight the greatness of the global spa industry. Their awards are granted to establishments that excel in providing exceptional luxury services in wellness and relaxation.

Members Choice Awards

ATELIER Playa Mujeres was voted by guests from the “I Prefer Hotel Rewards” program as one of “The Best Favorite Hotels in the World” in the 2021 Members’ Choice Awards by Preferred Hotels & Resorts.

Preferred Hotels & Resorts is an exclusive group of independent luxury hotels across the globe that have been placed in a very special category because of their exceptional offerings. Of the 650 listed properties that competed for the mentioned title, ATELIER Playa Mujeres is among a select few that were granted the honoring title during a competitive voting process.

Gold Key Award

The Gold Key Awards for Excellence in Hotel Design are an exceptional recognition for properties for featuring an outstanding design, and avant-garde architecture and décor, by internationally renowned “Boutique Design” magazine.

ATELIER Playa Mujeres has been recognized by the prestigious Gold Key Awards in the categories of "Best Resort" and "Best Guestroom Upscale" for its captivating interior design and sustainable architecture, elevating ATELIER de Hoteles upscale Handcrafted Hospitality®. The resort project was created in collaboration with the prestigious Design and Architecture practices, Curioso and Francisco Hanhausen.

MBTA Award

ATELIER Playa Mujeres has been recognized by Business Travel Magazine & The Mexican Business Travel Association with a prestigious MBTA Award as “The Best MICE Segment Provider for 2021”.

This honoring distinction is due to the renowned services, magnificent Meetings, Incentives, Conferences and Exhibitions (MICE) facilities, driven event planners, and a team of incredible business travel professionals at ATELIER de Hoteles who passionately continue to turn dream meetings, gatherings, and conventions into reality.

Loved by Guests

This award is granted to unparalleled properties with a high guest rating score and lots of positive reviews. Two of our three properties, — ATELIER Playa Mujeres and ÓLEO Cancun Playa — have been recognized and awarded by as part of the best all-inclusive resorts in Mexico.

Kayak Travel Awards

This award is based on the opinions of guests who have visited us and bestows a best hotel medal or certificate to those properties on KAYAK with a minimum of 50 new comments and an overall score of at least 8 points of satisfaction out of 10.

ATELIER Playa Mujeres obtained 9.3. points and was recognized by KAYAK as one of the top lodgings on its platform and one of the most chosen ones by travelers for their vacation at the Mexican Caribbean.

Travelers' Choice Awards by TripAdvisor

The Travelers’ Choice Awards by TripAdvisor is an annual recognition to celebrate those hotels featuring top-notch services, especially for the most demanding guests and their everchanging expectations during their stay.

The ATELIER de Hoteles all-inclusive resorts, ATELIER Playa Mujeres and ÓLEO Cancun Playa are proud recipients of the Travelers’ Choice Awards by TripAdvisor distinctive.

It is worth to mention that María Dolores by Edgar Núñez is also a proud recipient of the Travelers' Choice Awards in 2022.

Travelers’ Choice Awards Best of the Best

ATELIER Playa Mujeres has won the prestigious Travelers' Choice - Best Of The Best award. Being named "Best Of The Best" in the category of “25 Best Hotels in the World” means that our resort has stood out among thousands of competitors, exceeding the expectations of TripAdvisor users, providing unparalleled experiences for our guests, securing a privileged position among the 8 million profiles on the online platform with a recognition less than 1% of profiles achived.

The Travelers' Choice:Best Of The Best 2023 award is a global recognition the travel community bestows. It highlights tourist destinations and hospitality companies that have demonstrated service excellence, quality, and unique experiences.

Best of Award of Excellence by Wine Spectator

María Dolores by Edgar Núñez has been awarded by Wine Spectator 2022 with the Best of Award of Excellence, obtaining 2-wineglasses for offering a prestigious selection of wines, as well as the design of the menus which includes the vintages and denominations of each label.

The signature restaurant María Dolores by Edgar Núñez, located at the complex resort ATELIER Playa Mujeres, has an extensive wine menu with more than 90 national and international labels, available to be enjoyed in a unique pairing experience.

It is worth to mention that María Dolores by Edgar Núñez is also a proud recipient of the 2021 Award of Excellence.

Best of Award of Excellence by Wine Spectator

Cilento, one of the most emblematic restaurants at ATELIER Playa Mujeres, has been awarded with the Best of Award of Excellence obtaining as well 2-wineglasses thanks to its eclectic atmosphere and for providing an authentic Italian cuisine experience that is enjoyed with the best wines from Italy, Mexico and the world.

Award of Excellence by Wine Spectator

The restaurant Los Abrazos has also won the Award of Excellence by receiving 1-wineglass, in which its unique experience with exclusive labels from diverse regions, extraordinary vintages of wine, and an impeccably designed menu, added to the quality of their premium meat cuts, create an unparalleled pairing.

Diners' Choice by Open Table

María Dolores by Edgar Núñez has proudly won the Diners’ Choice Award 2022 from OpenTable, an annual recognition that serves to highlight the world’s top favorite and well-reviewed eateries by users of the renowned online restaurant and reservation platform.

The signature fine-dining establishment by Celebrity Chef Edgar Núñez is an eloquent representation of Mexican gastronomy, offering a sensorial variety of contemporary dishes inspired by modern and ancestral culinary practices. OpenTable has recognized María Dolores by Edgar Núñez under the categories of Special Occasions, Contemporary Mexican, and Healthy for its unique and unparalleled presence on the dining scene in Cancun and the Riviera Maya.


NUUP Spa® Cancún Playa has been awarded the Loved by Guests Award by Thanks to the positive reviews and comments from our valued guests we’ve been ranked in the top 100.

The Loved by Guests is an award given by, one of the world's most recognized accommodation booking platforms. This prestigious award highlights those establishments that have received exceptional ratings from their guests, reflecting the satisfaction and quality of each experience provided.