Fairmont Mayakoba

Playa del Carmen, Mexico

The ultimate family getaway in Mayakoba.

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Property Overview

Fairmont Mayakoba Riviera Maya is a luxury AAA-5 Diamond resort located in a private gated resort community, set between emerald jungles intersected by crystal clear waterways and surrounded by a pristine Caribbean shoreline, 40 miles south of Cancun, near the town of Playa del Carmen. Discover the property by exploring the beautiful nature trails on foot or bikes, scenic boat tours on crystal clear canals, non-motorized watersports, El Pueblito Mayakoba, Willow Stream Spa and El Camaleon Golf Club. Children have a space just for them at the Discovery Club.


SmartFlyer Exclusives

  • Upgrade on arrival, subject to availability
  • Daily buffet breakfast at La Laguna Restaurant for up to two in-room guests
  • Early check-in and late check-out, subject to availability
  • $100USD Resort Credit per room stay, $150USD per suite


Agent Tips

  • Take the time to enjoy complimentary sunset yoga. It happens every day at 5pm right on the beach. Better yet, stay in a beachfront accommodation to go from your plunge pool to yoga on the beach in less than 30 seconds!
  • During you stay, take an hour long adventure tour through Mayakoba on a covered canal boat. Explore the different ecosystems and discover the flora and fauna that exist throughout the resort. Included with rates, it’s relaxing a fun, a great activity the whole family can enjoy!
Rooms + Suites

The flora and fauna throughout the resort make this such a chill spot.

Fairmont Mayakoba’s 401 guest rooms (including 34 suites) are intertwined with the lush forest and graceful lagoons that dominate the property. Its guest rooms, casitas and suites lie nestled in a tropical forest surrounded by the calm, ever-present waters of lush lagoons, while some private suites stretch out to a pristine white beach. Generous windows maximize the natural light and a private terrace or balcony provides a grand aura. The spacious bathroom with marble accents features a luxurious soaking tub and private glassed shower stall.
Pool + Gym

Overlooking the Caribbean Sea.

Fairmont Mayakoba has five different outdoor swimming pools , including the resort's main 10,000-square-foot Island Pool with a swim-up bar for adults and waterslides for kids. The infinity pool (for adults) with lagoon views. An infinity-edge pool overlooking the Caribbean Sea and the Bambú Pool, near the main lobby. Gym instructors are available to assist guests train. Fitness center access is included in their resort fee. Minimum age to use of the spa facilities is 18 and 15 for the fitness center.

Inspired by ancient Mayan culture.

The Willow Stream Spa at Fairmont Mayakoba draws inspiration from the textures, colors, and scents of ancient Mayan culture. This spa offers invigorating treatments in partnership with Massada – products that combine organic biotechnology with own exclusive extracts and differential treatment lines – as well as [Comfort Zone], FarmHouse Fresh, and Mayan Health Care. With Willow Stream Spa Services, enjoy an invigorating massage under the leafy canopy of their private treatment rooms, overlooking the treetops of the mangrove forest.
Restaurant + Bar

AAA-4 Diamond Award winner.

From curated menus featuring modern Mexican, Asian and coastal concepts, to seasonal menus with surprisingly bold flavors, guests enjoy fresh and eclectic dining in a world-class resort setting, Brisas, Fairmont Mayakoba's beachfront restaurant in Riviera Maya, is the ideal place to enjoy delectable cuisine and refreshing beverages overlooking the beautiful Caribbean Sea. Their AAA-4 Diamond Award winner El Puerto restaurant has been recently remodeled and is now offering a new Latin-Asian menu designed by Richard Sandoval. La Laguna Riviera Maya restaurant is rooted in tradition yet features contemporary and earthy flavors of modern Mexican cuisine.

Featuring a refreshing beverage menu that includes an array of thirst-quenchers, from healthy tropical nectars to frosty margaritas made with premium tequilas, the Las Olas and Aqua Pool Bars are located in the main pool area. Hix Bar, Lounge & Terrace with Breathtaking panoramic vistas and craft cocktails located in the main lobby defined as a Mayan-inspired social gastrobar.
  • Who's it for?
    Fairmont Mayakoba’s Discovery Club & Adventure Camp offers dynamic, cultural and educational activities to spark the creativity of even its youngest campers. Kids 4 to 12 can enjoy epic adventures, babysitting services, cribs available upon request, connecting rooms available. Non-motorized water sports, guided catamaran tour, kayaks, stand- up paddle, traditional snorkeling, windsurf, SUP and a coral reef restoration activity are offered at the property.
  • Location
    Nestled among 97 hectares of tropical forest, this luxury resort on the Yucatán Peninsula is 1.6 km from the nearest beach and 10 km from the Riviera Art Gallery.

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