Surrounded by the emerald embrace of the jungle and caressed by warm Caribbean breezes, a resort of rare luxury is in the making. Rosewood Mayakobá is imbued with the unique spirit of Mexico’s Yucatán Peninsula. A journey to this serene world, immersed in the green perfume of the jungle, captivates the soul with unimaginable natural beauty and pure, simple refinement. Situated along a mile-long arc of white sand on the Riviera Maya, Rosewood Mayakobá is the heart of a 1,600-acre luxury resort enclave located 30 minutes south of Cancún and north of the charming seaside village of Playa del Carmen.
Built along a network of lagoons and the Caribbean Sea, the resort’s 128 suites are strikingly modern in design yet crafted from such indigenous materials as to appear born of the jungle. Limestone, wood and water are fused in harmony with the natural surroundings. Upon arrival, guests are transported by luxury boats or golf cart to their own personal sanctuary.All of the suites feature crisp, open spaces, contemporary furnishings and wooden lattices and glass hiding doors for natural airiness. Accommodations are complemented with such details as rooftop sundecks or patios, spacious bathrooms, plunge pools and private boat docks.
The elegant restaurant Casa del Lago serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner as well as two private dining options (La Cava Wine Room and Avicenia).For breakfast service, children ages 6 and under are complimentary.Punta Bonita, a beachfront grill overlooking the infinity pool, offers guests Mexican cuisine in a casual atmosphere. The resort also features two bar options, Casa del Lago Bar and Agave Azul Raw Bar & Tequila Library, both with a light dining options.
The spa is designed as a retreat-within-a-retreat. Guests cross a bridge, called the Puente del Balneario, to reach the private spa island. The spa’s interior spaces open to gentle breezes and stunning natural environment of the jungle. Comprising 17,000 square feet, the spa space includes 12 treatment rooms and eight spa suites, designed for those guests who desire a pure wellness experience. The design centers around a cenote, a natural limestone pool fed by the subterranean springs that flow throughout the Yucatán. The spa menu will feature therapeutic treatments using indigenous ingredients made from local plants such as aloe and agave cactus. Spa facilities, which are separate for men and women, include therapeutic plunge pools, steam grottos, saunas, and experiential showers. Outside, the spa has a meditation platform, herb garden, sand garden, lap pool and relaxation deck with refreshments on hand.
Other facilities and services include three beautifully designed pools: main pool, beachfront infinity pool & spa lap pool, Media room with pool, board games & recreational area, shopping outlets including a logo, sportswear, jewelry & sundries mart, cooking classes, Children’s Activity Club, daily yoga, horseback riding, watersports and more.
Departure Lounge/Virtuoso Amenities for your stay (for 2017):
- Upgrade on arrival, subject to availability
- Daily Buffet breakfast, for up to two in room guests
- $100 USD Equivalent Spa Services credit, to be utilized during stay (not combinable, no cash value if not redeemed in full)
- Early check-in/late check-out, subject to availability
- Complimentary Wi-Fi