El Dorado in Riviera Maya: The All-Inclusive Experience for Food Lovers


El Dorado Pool/Ross Hawkes

El Dorado’s gourmet program goes beyond the concept of all-inclusive dining

Elite travelers might shy away from the term “all inclusive.” In their minds, they think: boring buffets, mundane service, and uninspired cuisine. However, El Dorado Resorts, owned by the Karisma Hotels & Resorts in the Riviera Maya, Mexico, has redefined the meaning of all-inclusive.

The sprawling property is home to seven different restaurants with 24-hour room service. The Asian-inspired restaurantKampai has a wide range of offerings, from sushi to curry to pad Thai, with a variety of mind-blowing desserts, including coconut ice cream. For leisurely afternoon lunches, look no further than JoJo’s on the beach, which serves Caribbean cuisine like seared ahi tuna and delicious fresh salads. Read on...