By Peizhao Sun
Combining lush pasture, crystalline rivers and inviting comfort, a gorgeous emerald that is Fairmont Mayakoba sits on the shore of the Yucatan Peninsula, and is definitely the must for paradise-seeking New Yorkers this season. Known not only for its abundant natural resources and picturesque surroundings, Fairmont Mayakoba is also famed for providing spectacular and luxurious accommodations for its guests. It sits on the Yucatan Peninsula and is conveniently located within the Mayakoba luxury resort community. Facing the Caribbean sea, Fairmont Mayakoba takes up 45 acres, providing large spaces and meeting facilities catering to guests’ various needs. Complete with a strip of scenic, white sandy beach, AAA Five Diamond winner Fairmont Mayakoba never fails to impress its guests.
The Fairmont Mayakoba, conveniently situated in the heart of the Riviera Maya, is approximately 42 miles south of Cancun. Being only 45 minutes away from the Cancun International Airport makes the total travel time from New York to Fairmont Mayakoba an effortless five hours. Once guests arrive on the quietly deluxe land embellished with large natural mangrove forest, they are greeted by an excellent team of welcoming and friendly staffers providing world class services. On top of the outstanding service, staff members strive to make sure that every guest’s stay at the luxury resort is pleasant, and personable – making the resort even more the worthy spot for a breezy summer getaway.
The gorgeous resort includes 401 rooms and suites furnished with high end amenities, giving guests the highest level of relaxation. Guest rooms, casitas and suites are encased in the calm forest accompanied by beautiful water of the lush lagoon, while private suites sit on the long stretch of the white, powdery beach. The design of the resort perfectly matches the scenic lagoon with the marvelous oceanic front, giving its guests both the exquisite forest view and the right amount of luscious ocean sunset. While many may prefer the calm forestation, others can take a conveniently short ride via the resort shuttle or a covered electric boat called Lancha to the beach and indulge in the Caribbean sun. The pathway through which guests reach the shore is also worthy of praise for it is sheltered under the quiet and charming mangrove and covered by soft dunes. With light ocean breezes gently caressing visitors’ skin, mixing the salty scent of the Caribbean with the quiet taste of the natural forest, the pathway makes the perfect location for an afternoon stroll or a bike ride at dusk.
The mesmerizing atmosphere isn’t the only thing the mangrove forest has to offer. Willow Stream Spa at Fairmont Mayakoba fully utilizes the natural shelter and the resources to ensure its guests the maximum enjoyment they seek. The spa features 20 treatment rooms as well as a unique couple’s suite. Situated in the heart of the jungle, the spa creates a mystical aura mixing scents and sensation that of the Mayan culture, making the spa experience entrancing. The couple’s treatment suite also provides the opportunity for lovebirds to share an intimate treatment experience with each other. On top of the treatments inspired by local cultures, using traditional herbs, oils and extracts, Willow Stream Spa also includes their signature vitality pool as well as the sea-mineral soaking pool perfect for its guests to replenish their energy, leaving them refreshed and inspired.
This luxurious experience isn’t exclusive to the Willow Stream Spa, Fairmont Mayakoba also boasts spectacular dinning services provided by its four amazing restaurants – two of which are AAA Four Diamond winners, guaranteeing guests a exhilarating and delectable dinning experience. The Las Brisas restaurant sits at the beachfront of Fairmont Mayakoba, offering a wide range of different cuisines under the gentle shade provided by a palapa while providing its diners a private yet expansive view of the Caribbean Sea.
Whether it be the warm and welcoming services provided by the staff, or the cool breezy Caribbean seashore, Fairmont Mayakoba has the perfect match of jungle and ocean in impeccable harmony. Bringing elegant nature with dashing luxury together, Fairmont Mayakoba presents a electric mix of grandeur and relaxation.
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