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Belmond Maroma Resort and Spa
Playa del Carmen, MexicoEnter your email address and zip code for pricing and availability
Why Stay At Belmond Maroma Resort and Spa
A jungle road leads straight to this 64-room Riviera Maya resort, where a white-sand beach is lined by palapas, and pairs of lounge chairs face the waves and coral reef.
Set amid lush foliage between Cancún and Tulum, Maroma is one a clutch of standout hotels along a prime swath of Riviera Maya beachfront. There you'll find nine new Sian Nah (Mayan for "house of heaven") Suites, each with its own plunge pool; a unique self-serve mud bar at the 7,000-square-foot, Mayan-inspired Kinan Spa; El Sol restaurant, serving modern Mayan-Creole dishes; and a fleet of waterfront beds. The 65 original, thatched-roof bungalows have also been spruced up with luxe linens, handpainted Mexican tiles, and handwoven hammocks and rugs. The charming staff, from the maids who scatter bougainvillea blossoms on your bed to the waiters who prepare guacamole tableside, elevate the experience from mundane to genuinely personal.
Private six-course wine-pairing dinners are served every Thursday in Maroma's outstanding new wine cellar; reservations are required.
Want to see the country's pre-Columbian ruins? Helicopter tours to historic Mayan sites including Chichen Itza depart right from the resort's beachfront.
Arrive at Cancun International Airport (CUN) which is approximately 25 miles from the resort. Anticipate about 45 minutes of travel time.Carretera Cancun-Tulum Km 51, Riviera Maya Solidaridad, Quintana Roo, Mexico
Hotel FeaturesBack to Top Property Amenities
- Three Outdoor Pools
- Spa on Site
- Beauty Salon Services
- Fitness Center
- Concierge Service
- Library/ Game Room
- Extensive Film Library
- Marina + Water Sports
- On-site Car Rental
- On-call Medical Assistance
- One Snorkeling Trip per Guest
- Terraces or Balconies
- Air Conditioning
- Complimentary Wi-Fi
- Nightly Aromatherapy
- Morning Coffee Service
- Hair Dryers
- Luxury Bath Amenities
- Mini Bars
- Stereo/CD Players
- Turndown Service
- In-room Safes
- Ironing Kits
- Three Restaurants
- Bar + Lounge
- Beach Bar
- Educational Dining
- Outdoor Dining
- Wine Cellar
- In-room Dining
- 2 person max occupancy in both rooms
- Welcome drink
- A la carte breakfast for two
- Morning in-room coffee service
- Complimentary wireless internet
- Access to fitness center
Why We Love Playa del Carmen
Riviera Maya, stretching from Playa del Carmen south to Tulum, offers plenty of opportunities for both relaxation and local culture. Hotels look onto powder-sand beaches and verdant jungle, while more than seven Mayan archeological sites are within easy driving distance.
Outdoor Excursion: Alltournative's Jungle Maya Expedition begins with the exploration of the world's longest underground river and a zip-line canopy tour, and ends with a traditional Mexican buffet dinner.
Four hour tours $99.
Where to Eat: It's worth the 20-minute drive to seafood spot La Casa del Agua, in Playa del Carmen. The grilled grouper is delicious, but the setting—in a rooftop garden with sea views—is the true highlight.
La Casa del Agua; 5th Ave and Calle 2.
Dinner for two $50.
Where to Drink: Tequila tastings take place at Freddy's Tequila and Ceviche Bar, Maroma's in-house bar, every Wednesday at 5:00 p.m. Other nights of the week, travelers can taste more than 100 different varieties, and select from six types of ceviche.
Freddy's Tequila and Ceviche Bar.
Drinks for two $30.
Why Go Now
November 8, 2012
Taste of Playa
Local chefs from popular Playa del Carmen restaurants whip up samples for locals and travelers.
Parque Fundadores, Playa del Carmen.
November 22-24, 2012
Riviera Maya Jazz Festival
Celebrate this festival's 10th anniversary with three nights of jazz by notable musicians including Victor Wooten, Poncho Sanchez, and John Schofield.
Mamita's Beach Club, Playa del Carmen.
January 4-13, 2013
The perfect antidote to sleepy beach life: 10 days of events hosted by DJs and electronic musicians.
Various venues throughout Playa del Carmen.
Mar 14-17, 2013
Cancún - Riviera Maya Wine & Food Festival
Mexico's rising celebrity chefs are on hand for this annual culinary festival. Various resorts and restaurants in the Riviera Maya.