The newly-developed Banyan Tree Mayakoba is nestled along the 238-mile coast expanding from the border of Belize to Cancun South. This Riviera Maya resort, known as the “Venice of the Caribbean Coast,” fuses modern, luxurious amenities with pristine, natural surroundings. The result: an alluring, intimate vacation haven that celebrates the indigenous fauna and floral, while simultaneously presenting the finest accommodations, amenities and activities available for an unparalleled rest and relaxation experience.
The 16 spa treatment rooms available at the Banyan Tree Spa Complex feature signature facial and body treatments, as well as beauty and hair services. The resort schedules daily kid’s activities. A fitness center, aerobics room and two spacious, free-form swimming pools with sunbathing decks allow you the option of choosing much-deserved down time or self-propelled, on-site invigoration. The concierge desk is always available to help you plan special on- or off-resort festivities.
Each of Banyan Tree Mayakoba’s 132 villas come equipped with exotic furnishings, outdoor bathing tubs, LCD TVs with on-demand movies and private pools. Kimonos, bathrobes, slippers, hair dryers, air conditioning, music system and iPod docking stations are provided for your comfort. A safety-deposit box, hairdryer, coffee maker and in-suite dining are there for your convenience.
RESTAURANTS & BARS
Enjoy international cuisine from 5 specialty restaurants—including Thai, Mexican and Mediterranean. For the ultimate romantic experience, book you and your significant other a night at Ixchel — the resort’s sunset drifting dinner.
Snorkeling, canoeing, two tennis courts and the El Camaleon Golf Course are ready for action when you are. Regularly scheduled covered boat tours take you to discover the natural beauty sprinkled around the local area.
GARDEN POOL VILLA
As you open the door to your Garden Pool Villa you will find yourself stepping into a tastefully decorated single-story tropical haven. Suitable for up to 3 guests, each of the 45 naturally ventilated villas reflects the unique Mayan culture of Mayakoba. Enjoy airy living and dining areas, a spacious bathroom, and private landscaped garden. You can take in the sun from the comfort of your own outdoor bathtub, enjoy a dip in your private swimming pool, or simply unwind on a lounge chair on the outdoor terrace. Each unit is 3,153 square feet and provides a garden, mangrove, and canal view. Occupancy: 3 people total. Bedding: 1 king bed, an extra twin bed will be brought in for the 3rd person.
COURTYARD POOL VILLA
Each of the 25 villas is equipped with separate living and study pavilions, and can house up to 3 guests. With your own swimming pool and an adjacent outdoor whirlpool, you will have the option of spending languid afternoons soaking your cares away. Each unit is 3,466 square feet and offers garden, mangrove, and canal views. Occupancy: 3 people total. Bedding: 1 king bed, an extra twin bed will be brought in for the 3rd person.
SPA POOL VIEW
Split over 2 levels, totaling some 3,466 square feet, each of the 8 Spa Pool Villas is designed to create the perfect romantic hideaway. Enjoy a sensuous spa treatment at your personal outdoor massage area and let trained masseurs work their magic. Features an exclusive outdoor private area equipped with the massage beds, loungers, and a dining area with birds-eye view of the idyllic surroundings of Mayakoba. Each unit provides garden, mangrove, and canal views. Occupancy: 2 adults only. Bedding: 1 king bed
2-BEDROOM POOL VILLA
Covering a living area of 5,511 square feet, each 2-Bedroom Villa is the ultimate in exclusive indulgence. Villas can house up to 5 guests and are designed as a private sanctuary, with their exquisite furnishings and verdant gardens. Dive into your own azure pool or enjoy the golden glow of the sunset as you and your loved ones unwind with a soothing massage. For the perfect romantic dinner, delight in a private evening under the canopy of twinkling stars. Provides garden, mangrove, and canal views. Occupancy: 5 adults / 3 children / 5 total. Bedding: 1 king bed and 2 twin beds, an extra twin bed will be brought in for the 5th person.
2-BEDROOM SUNSET POOL VILLA
Covering a living area of 5,511 square feet each, the 2-Bedroom Villas are the ultimate in exclusive indulgence and are closer to the beach area. This villa can house up to 5 guests and is designed as a private sanctuary, with its exquisite furnishings and verdant gardens. Dive into your own azure pool or enjoy the golden glow of the sunset as you and your loved ones unwind with a soothing massage. For the perfect romantic dinner, delight in a private evening under the canopy of twinkling stars. Provides garden, mangrove, and canal views. Occupancy: 5 adults / 3 children / 5 total. Bedding: 1 king bed and 2 twin beds, an extra twin bed will be brought in for the 5th person.
2-BEDROOM SUNRISE POOL VILLA
This villa can house up to 4 guests and is designed as a private sanctuary, with its exquisite furnishings and verdant gardens. Dive into your own azure pool and enjoy the sunrise over the calm lagoon. For the perfect romantic dinner, delight in a private evening under the canopy of twinkling stars. Provides garden, mangrove, and canal views. Occupancy: 5 adults / 3 children / 5 total. Bedding: 1 king bed and 2 twin beds, extra twin bed will be provided for 5th person in room.
3-BEDROOM BEACHFRONT POOL VILLA
The luxurious beachfront 3-Bedroom Pool Villas are ideal for families. With separate bedrooms with living rooms, it is the perfect setting for intimate gathering whilst ensuring privacy and tranquility for all. Enjoy the private swimming pool or the magnificent courtyard. This villa can house up to 7 guests. A spacious 5,511 square feet located on the beach, offers unspoiled ocean views. Occupancy: 7 adults / 6 children / 7 total. Bedding: 1 king bed and 2 twin beds, an extra twin bed will be brought in for the 7th person
Designed for families, friends, and groups, the 3-story, 3-bedroom townhouse provides a living area with an outdoor deck overlooking the golf course. Unwind from the rigors of everyday life in the living and dining areas, or bask in the rooftop pool deck for ultimate relaxation. Occupancy: 7 adults / 5 children / 7 total. Bedding: 2 king beds and 2 twin beds, extra twin bed will be provided for 7th person in room.
Oriente – International breakfast buffet with Asian twist each morning and modern Mexican cuisine in the evening. Open for breakfast and dinner.
Saffron – The restaurant’s 3 pavilions provide an intimate romantic setting. Dishes featured on the menu are served family style and prepared with a modern approach, while still preserving traditional Thai cooking techniques. Open for dinner.
Tamarind Spa Restaurant – Fresh ingredients, organic products, exotic herbs, herbs, roots, spices, and aromatic salts create the distinctive flavors of Tamarind´s spa cuisine. Open for dinner.
Sands – This perfect spot offers an a la carte breakfast, cool drinks, light snacks, and freshly barbecued seafood for lunch. After the sun sets, enjoy the gentle caress of the ocean breeze while sipping your favorite cocktail and sample the freshest and finest catches fromite cocktail and sample the freshest and finest catches from the sea. Open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner.
Reflections Pool Bar – This is the ideal chill-out place for sun lovers, serving tasty snacks, cool drinks, and tropical cocktails for the classic poolside experience.
La Copa – After dinner La Copa is the perfect place to unwind and offers the best setting for stargazing while you linger over a coffee, cognac, and cigar.
La Cava – An air-conditioned private dining wine cellar is available for parties of up to 12 guests. Please contact the hotel for your special dinner event. Open on request and based on availability.
Room Service available 24 hours a day, fees may apply.
La Copa – Lobby Bar
Pool Bar – Swim Up Bar and Main Pool Bar.
Sands Bar – Swim Up Bar & Beach Club
Spa Juice Bar – Offering fresh juices.
Tamarind Juice Bar – Offering fresh juices.
- Pools – Individual pools in each villa and 1 main pool
- Beach – Located on the beach
- Watersports – Motorized and non-motorized activities available for an additional fee
- Spa – The Banyan Tree Spa offers the most unique spa experience at Mayakoba, comprised of 16 pavilions inspired by the beauty of the natural environment, located some over the water and some surrounded by gardens, with deluxe amenities including sauna, outdoor bathtub, rain mist shower, A cascading rain shower uplifts your senses and is an ideal prelude to the body treatment that follows. Treatments include a complete hydrothermal experience combining the best of European spa and hydrothermal therapy with the essence of Asian wellness philosophy. There is also a beauty salon.
- Fitness Center – Complimentary access
- Golf – El Cameleon, an 18-hole championship course designed by Greg Norman
- Yoga room
- Shopping – Boutique shops available on-site
From $255 per person, per night*
*Room rates displayed are an average nightly rate, based on double occupancy, and do not include airfare. Exact room rates will depend on dates of travel, room occupancy, and date of booking.