Banyan Tree Mayakoba - Riviera Maya, Mexico
Banyan Tree Mayakoba is a combination of modern Asian and tropical Mexican design. It is perfect for honeymoons or romantic getaways. The resort even offers its own Romance Consultants to plan the perfect intimate vacation.
Each of the 107 villas at Banyan Tree Mayakoba are decorated with handmade Mayan furnishings. Each villa has its own garden in a courtyard layout inspired by the Far East. A standard villa comes equipped with modern comforts such as air conditioning, a flat-screen TV, a stereo system, a wireless internet connection and a private swimming pool.
The Spa Pool Villa, in particular, was designed for romantic spa sessions for couples. It features a personal massage deck and enclosed space to ensure privacy. In addition to the service of trained massage therapists, the villa comes with massage beds, loungers and a dining area. The Spa Pool Villa also features two outdoor showers and allows birds-eye views of the surrounding Mayakoba lagoons. There are also two and three-bedroom villas available for larger groups.
Banyan Tree Spa is an award-winning spa offering a range of Asian beauty and body treatments inspired by traditional healing methods. Spa packages consist of scrubs, massages, facials and hand and foot treatments. Refreshments are offered alongside these services. The spa also includes a hydrothermal wellness trail known as The Rainforest.
Banyan Tree Mayakoba features various dining options which blend eastern cuisine with that of Mexico. Ixchel - As Banyan Tree's drifting dinner the "Goddess of the Moon" is a unique dining boat serving local and international cuisines prepared by trained culinary hosts. Saffron is a signature Thai restaurant overlooking the lagoon, lobby and mangroves. The contemporary cuisine is prepared by authentic Thai chefs. Sands serves a la carte breakfast items, cocktails and snacks. For lunch, seafood and Mexican dishes are served. Tamarind is a Mediterranean restaurant set in tranquil surroundings and featuring a Chef Workshop. La Cava - Banyan Tree's air-conditioned dining wine cellar is also a private dining room for up to 14 people. Accentuated by mood lighting, the restaurant also provides customized meals for special occasions. La Copa is perfect for before or after dinner cocktails and tapas.
Outdoor activities include golfing, snorkeling and canoeing, in addition to eco tours. There are yoga classes, tennis courts and a fitness facility to stay active. Banyan Tree Gallery showcases arts and crafts from around the world. The Mangrove Boat Tour takes guests on an electric-powered lancha, or covered boat. The tour is guided by a nature specialist and takes guests on a bird-watching and animal-spotting journey. For kids, the resort provides movies, video games, board games and beach activities.
At Banyan Tree, guests get the chance to experience the charms of Mexico complemented by Asian tranquility. The perfect chance to unwind comes with viewing the white sandy Caribbean beaches from a private villa pool. Banyan Tree is unquestionably a paradise for lovers.