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Where to Stay in Riviera Maya Mexico


If you're seeking an oceanside experience, a vacation to the Riviera Maya is the perfect getaway. Located in the eastern section of Mexico's Yucatan Peninsula, this coastline destination is a haven of beautiful beaches and mellow ambiance, where you can find everything from scuba diving to jungle tours. The Riviera Maya is also famous for its luxury resorts and boutique hotels; check out three of the best options for a tropical experience like no other. 

Rosewood Mayakoba

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If relaxation is the number one item on the vacation agenda, a stay at Rosewood Mayakoba is sure to meet one's need for tranquility. When guests arrive at the luxury resort, a charming riverboat takes guests to their suite, situated amongst peaceful lagoons and a flourishing jungle. First-class amenities await, including several gourmet restaurants, a 7,000-yard Greg Norman signature golf course and an exceptional spa offering guests a litany of treatments inspired by Mayan culture. Rosewood Mayakoba is also an ideal destination for families, providing numerous activities, such as guided EcoTours, scavenger hunts, and pajama parties that are sure to entertain even the youngest travelers.


Hotel Esencia 

Hotel EscenciaHotel Escencia

What better way to experience the royal treatment than with a stay in the former home of an Italian duchess? Originally designed as a retreat for the ruling class, the Hotel Esencia is a stunning 50-acre estate located on the white powder sands of Xpu-Ha beach. Tropical fish and sea turtles make their homes in a reef sanctuary just minutes from the hotel, where guests can relax and enjoy the area's natural beauty. Visitors can be prepared to be spoiled during in the Hotel Esencia's spacious suites, as an attentive staff takes care of every need. Located far from the area's biggest resorts, the hotel is a favorite destination for honeymooners, offering guests breathtaking views in an intimate, secluded location. 


Viceroy Riviera Maya 

Nature lovers seeking a boutique hotel experience need look no further than the Viceroy Riviera Maya. This small, upscale resort is situated within tropical rainforest gardens and will make guests feel like they're on a jungle expedition - with all the comforts of a luxury retreat. Each private villa offers a plunge pool, handmade hammock, and plush down pillows, amongst numerous other comforts. Thatched-palapa roofs and Mayan-inspired decor blend beautifully into the tropical surroundings, and a full-service "jungle spa" provides a truly rejuvenating experience. Viceroy Riviera Maya is also perfect for the eco-minded, as the hotel is committed to sustainability and environmentally responsible practices.  

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