You’ve found the kind of sunkissed beachside spot where the Margaritaville state of mind was born. Inspired by the lyrics of Jimmy Buffett, Margaritaville Island Reserve, Riviera Cancún provides the perfect setting for those who want to escape the everyday with a tropical “change in latitude”.
Restaurants & Bars
Room amenities include air conditioning, TV, direct dial telephone, desk, tables and chairs, coffee maker, bathroom amenities, bathrobe, lighted makeup mirror, shower, safe, and hairdryer.
The Beach House - Located beachside, this open-air Caribbean inspired restaurant serves international fares from our mouthwatering food display. From early morning to late night, all to be enjoyed in an upscale yet casual atmosphere, ideal for family and friends. Open 6:30 AM - 9:30 PM.
Rita's Taco House - With a spectacular ocean front deck, Rita’s Taco House redefines the joy of Mexican tacos and beach inspired fares. Enjoy some of the finest agave-based beverages in the Riviera Maya and be sure not to miss our mariachi nights with live local performances. Open 12:00 PM - 10:00 PM.
Frank & Lola's - Serving handcrafted, authentic and exquisitely prepared Italian cuisine, Frank & Lola’s is the resort’s premium dining experience. Our house made pasta is a must, accompanied by a wine from our extensive Wine Spectator awarded wine list. Reservations are recommended. To enhance the overall dining experience, we request no men’s tank tops, baseball caps or swimwear. Open 5:30 PM - 9:30 PM. Reservations required.
Latino - Latino offers the best of two culinary cultures where Latin flavors meet Asian spices and preparations. The restaurant offers fresh, locally-sourced ingredients for creative dishes, intriguing flavors and fun presentations. Open 5:30 PM - 9:30 PM.
Compass - The compass rose takes us to the West Indies with sugar cane inspired beverages. Along with a full bar offering, Compass showcases a wide array of Caribbean Rums and rum based concoctions. Located in the main lobby, adjacent to Joe Merchant, Compass is a great place to enjoy a morning coffee, watch your favorite sports event or sip on a pre-dinner cocktail. Open 9:00 AM - 12:00 AM.
License to Chill Bar - With a breezy beach location and attached wet feet pool, License to Chill is the perfect place to let the day go by, sipping on your favorite cocktail. A true chilled out vibe with oceanfront views, firepits and live evening entertainment. Open 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM. Adults Only.
5 o'Clock Somewhere Bar - As the lyrics go, “That sun is hot, and that old clock is moving slow” Indeed, it is 5 o’Clock somewhere. A staple of any Margaritaville® experience. With its recognizable “A” shape structure, 5 o’Clock Somewhere is the perfect place anytime of the day for poolside cocktails, a cold beer or world famous Margaritaville® Margaritas. Enjoy live music as the day concludes. Located just a few steps from the beach and The Beach House Restaurant. Open 10:00 AM - 11:00 PM.
S.O.S. Swim Up Bar - Enjoy refreshing in-pool or poolside beverages. Select from a wide variety of fresh tropical concoctions at this nautically inspired swim-up bar complete with hanging beds. Enjoy and sip away, you are Stranded on a Sandbar. Open 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM.
Blended - Jimmy says: “You chew a little juicy fruit, wash away the night, it’s good for your soul”. This is Margaritaville Island Reserve’s place for a healthy fix. Join us and get supercharged with one of our super food bowls, vegan options, fresh fruits and smoothies. Open 7:00 AM - 12:00 PM.
Joe Merchant's - A unique set up which puts you in control of your in-room refreshment center. Our easy to use Joe Merchant point system allows you to customize your in room experience according to your and your family’s preferences. Joe Merchant is also the place for a freshly brewed Mexican cup of java while you peruse our extensive beverage and snack offering. Product list is available in each room. Pick up your personalized order or have it delivered to your room for just $10.00 USD per service. Open 7:00 AM - 11:00 PM.
24-hour room service is available.