Situated within the private resort of Mayakoba on the famed Riviera Maya coast of Mexico is the Banyan Tree Mayakoba; a harmonious blend of nature and luxury enhanced by the signature Asian hospitality and warmth for which Banyan Tree is renowned.
Some of the most spacious accommodation on the Riviera Maya - all villas have their own generous private pool
Integrated resort community including "El Camaleón" golf course, home to the only PGA Tour event in Latin America
The three-bedroom Golf View Residences are great value and the perfect configuration for families
Affordable spacious private villas with good sized pools and big outdoor terraces
The Banyan Tree Mayakoba is a high quality resort, set amongst the mangroves and lagoons of the Riviera Maya. With their trademark architectural design and full commitment to a premium guest experience, the Banyan Tree Mayakoba is one of the most exclusive of all the resorts on the Riviera Maya.
The 116 elegantly designed one, two and three bedroom villas are extremely private and all have their own swimming pools and a garden area with high surrounding walls - perfect for romantic getaways, family trips and friends traveling together. The villas themselves are very spacious, with high ceilings and an unwavering use of high-end finishing using Mayan and Asian designs. Technology is state-of-the-art and comfort is paramount, with surround sound and 42-inch plasma TVs, a wide choice in pillows, and huge bathrooms.
The service is flawless, the cuisine in the four restaurants is top-notch and the breakfasts are a real treat. A signature Banyan Tree spa is on site for ultimate pampering.
The resort has a beach club with a restaurant, pool and relaxing areas, reached from the main resort by boat through the mangrove lagoons or by bicycle, a popular way for guests to transport themselves. There are also golf buggies that will take you from anywhere to anywhere.
Activities are suitably wide-ranging and include access to the fabulous Mayakoba championship El Cameleon 18-hole golf course, watersports, excursions to the nearby Mayan ruins and plenty of activities for children. Bicycles - up to two bikes per villa - are complimentary.
When to visit
Keep an eye out for wildlife as you chug by boat through the mangrove lagoons.
Banyan Tree Mayakoba is located on the south-eastern shore of Mexico’s Yucatan Peninsula, 10 minutes north of Playa del Carmen on the Mayan Riviera.
Family Fun in Mexico
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Chichen Itza & Private Cenote
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Private Chichen Itza tour
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Tulum Mayan Ruins
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