Acapulco Honeymoons


Mexico’s oldest resort town, an Acapulco honeymoon is ideal for those couples who are looking for a beach destination with plenty of opportunities to party all night long.

Acapulco Honeymoon

Acapulco is a resort town set on a large bay on Mexico’s Pacific coast—and Acapulco honeymoons are super-popular. The sandy beach is lined with high-rises and the city has the Sierra Madre del Sur mountains as its backdrop. The city was Mexico’s first resort city and as such was made famous as a destination for Hollywood elite in the 50s. Today the area is a bit overdeveloped but is still sought out by scores of visitors for its high-energy nightlife, beaches and golf. Acapulco has a well-developed tourist infrastructure with hotels for every budget, a range of delicious restaurant options and plenty of raucous clubs. You’ll also find ample opportunities to enjoy the natural surroundings with tropical beaches for every taste, jungle-green hills, and mountains surrounding the city.

Whether you're looking for relaxation or all-night partying, an Acapulco honeymoon is ideal for any couple. 

When to Go

April, May and November are the best times for Acapulco honeymoons as you will find warm, sunny weather and great deals on hotels. The weather is dry from November - May and rainy from June to September.

Top Sights and Activities

  • Fort of San Diego 17th century fort built in the shape of a pentagon which houses a museum related to the fort’s role in the military.
  • Zocalo Square Acapulco’s old town square which is lined with local shops and a number of cafes.    
  • Casa de los Vientos - Mural de Diego Rivera The former studio of artist Diego Rivera which features several of his murals on the outside—ideal for art lovers' Acapulco honeymoons.
  • La Quebrada High cliffs on the seaside that are famous for their cliff-diving shows which have been going on since the 1930s.
  • Roll Acapulco A well-known water park with swimming pools, numerous water slides and dolphin shows.
  • Playa Condesa A popular beach with stunning views of the sunset and a must-visit during an Acapulco honeymoon. Located nearby many popular Acapulco resorts, bars, restaurants and clubs.
  • Isla El Morro A small, rocky island just off the coast of Playa Condesa with a staircase leading to the islands high point.
  • Disco Beach A rowdy beach in the Hotel Zone that is popular with younger visitors and is lined with a number of night clubs.
  • Roqueta Island A nearby island destination known for snorkeling, hiking and relaxing in the sun
  • Pie de la Cuesta A secluded beach which offers Acapulco honeymooners a nice escape from the party scene
  • Jardin Botanico de Acapulco A world-class botanical garden in a tranquil location with a self-guided tour available in English.
  • Our Lady of Solitude Cathedral The city’s main Catholic cathedral is an architecturally interesting building located in the city center.

Get access to travel deals when you book your honeymoon through WeddingWire

Acapulco Honeymoon Discussions

All-inclusive Resort Recommendations ( Mexico, Jamaica, Aruba)
Jackie, on September 15, 2018 at 6:48 PM

We are looking to book an all-inclusive resort in either Mexico, Jamaica or Aruba in January 2020. Does anyone have any recommendations ?Also I have never been to an all-inclusive so I am unsure what...

Melissa, Sep 15, 2018 4 Comments 77
Best Hotel in Riviera Maya, Mexico
heather, on September 23, 2018 at 12:17 PM

Hello Ladies!! I was hoping y'all can help me find a great hotel in the mexico?? I would like it to be adults only and be all inclusive. Haaalllpp. xoxo

Sam, Yesterday at 10:02 AM 4 Comments 39
Mexico Honeymoon Advice
Alexa, on September 14, 2018 at 9:40 AM

Hey y'all, so I have a slightly strange question. We're flying into Cancun for our honeymoon but neither of us has ever left the country before nor do we speak Spanish. I just slightly nervous about...

kNrYwC, Sep 14, 2018 5 Comments 93
Other destinations