With a stay at Banyan Tree Mayakoba in Playa del Carmen (Mayakoba), you'll be convenient to El Camaleon Golf Club and Gran Coral Golf.
This 5-star resort is within close proximity of Tres Rios Ecopark and 28 de Julio Square.
Make yourself at home in one of the 117 air-conditioned rooms featuring private pools and LCD televisions. Your bed comes with down comforters and Egyptian cotton sheets. Rooms have private furnished balconies or patios. Cable programming and DVD players are provided for your entertainment, while complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected. Private bathrooms with separate bathtubs and showers feature deep soaking bathtubs and rainfall showerheads.
Pamper yourself with a visit to the spa, which offers massages, body treatments, and facials. After practicing your swing on the golf course, you can dip into one of the 2 outdoor swimming pools. Additional amenities at this resort include complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and babysitting/childcare (surcharge). The complimentary beach shuttle makes getting to the surf and sand a breeze.
Grab a bite at one of the resort's 4 restaurants, or stay in and take advantage of 24-hour room service. Thirsty? Quench your thirst at one of the 3 bars/lounges or 2 poolside bars.
Featured amenities include a 24-hour business center, express check-in, and express check-out. Planning an event in Playa del Carmen? This resort has 5622 square feet (522 square meters) of space consisting of a conference center and meeting rooms. Free valet parking is available onsite.
About the Banyan Tree Mayakoba
You'll be playing in the surf in no time with a free ride on the resort's complimentary beach shuttle. Lie back and work on your tan with relaxing beach amenities like umbrellas and sun loungers. Summer fun is a breeze at Banyan Tree Mayakoba, where you can play a round of golf at the golf course, cool off in one of the 2 outdoor swimming pools, and enjoy a treatment at the full-service spa.
There are 4 restaurants on site. For a drink, you can stop by one of the onsite bars, including 2 swim-up bars and 3 bars/lounges. A computer station is on site and WiFi is free in public spaces. This luxury resort also offers a complimentary children's club, a children's pool, and outdoor tennis courts. Self parking and valet parking are free.
This 5-star Playa del Carmen resort is smoke free.
- 1 floor
- 117 guestrooms or units
- 4 dining venues
- 2 bars by the pool
- 2 swim-up bars
- 3 bars or lounges
- 4 conference rooms
- 5622 sq ft of conference space
- 522 sq m of conference space
- Built in 2009
- Kid's club (free)
- Supervised kid's activities (free)
- Childcare (surcharge)
- Beach lounge chairs
- Towels for the beach
- Umbrellas for the beach
- Umbrellas for the pool
- Business center (24 hours)
- Conference center
- Breakfast available (surcharge)
- Dry cleaning
- Front desk (24 hours)
- Express check-in
- Express check-out
- Staff is multilingual
- Storage area for luggage
- Tour and ticket information
- Wedding services available
- Outdoor picnic space
- Gift shop
- Beauty salon
- Newspapers in lobby (free)
- No smoking on site
Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
Available in some public areas: Free WiFi
Free self parking, Free valet parking
Banyan Tree Mayakoba offers 117 air-conditioned accommodations, which are accessible via exterior corridors and feature private pools and DVD players. Rooms open to furnished balconies or patios. Accommodations offer separate sitting areas. Beds feature Egyptian cotton sheets and down comforters. A pillow menu is available. 40-inch LCD televisions come with cable channels and pay movies. Espresso makers and minibars are provided. Bathrooms include separate bathtubs and showers with deep soaking bathtubs and rainfall showerheads. Bathrooms are also outfitted with bathrobes, slippers, and complimentary toiletries.
Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless high-speed Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include complimentary newspapers, laptop-compatible safes, and phones. Additionally, rooms include complimentary bottled water and hair dryers. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered daily. Amenities available on request include hypo-allergenic bedding.
- Private pool
- Private balcony or patio (furnished)
- Sitting area
- Deep soaking tub
- In-room dining (24 hours)
- HD television
- Cable channels
- Movies for purchase
- DVD player
- Espresso maker
- Egyptian cotton linens
- Hypo-allergenic bedding
- Down blanket
- Pillow options
- Separate shower and tub
- Rainfall showerhead
- Cribs (free)
- Rollaway beds (surcharge)
- Housekeeping (daily)
- Nightly turndown service
- Newspapers (free)
- Hair dryer
- Laptop safe
- Toiletries (free)
- Iron and ironing board
- Blackout drapes
- Exterior corridor access
- Climate control (air conditioning)
- Ensuite bathroom
Food & Drink
For a fee, guests can enjoy buffet breakfast daily from 7 AM to 11 AM.
Sands - This beachfront seafood restaurant specializes in seafood and serves lunch and light fare. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. Open daily.
Oriente - This restaurant specializes in Mexican cuisine and serves breakfast only. Open daily.
Tamarind - This fine-dining restaurant specializes in international cuisine and serves dinner only. Guests can enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting). Reservations are required. Open daily.
Saffron - Overlooking the garden, this diner specializes in Thai cuisine and serves dinner only. Guests can enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting). Reservations are required. Open daily.
Reflections Pool Bar - This poolside bar serves lunch and light fare. Open daily.
Late night fare is available from 24-hour room service.
Start your morning with a buffet breakfast, available each day from 7 AM to 11 AM for a surcharge. You can order up room service around the clock.
Nearby Things to Do
Guests can play rounds at the 18-hole championship golf course, El Camaleon, designed by architect and legend Greg Norman. Home to the Latin America PGA Tour Event, this golf course also features a croquet course, which is complimentary to guests. Equipment available at the El Camaleon Pro Shop.
Each villa receives 2 complimentary bicycles for the duration of the stay. Bicycles are intended for use within the resort and the Mayakoba complex.
The Mayakoba Nature Trail is 3 miles long and designed to allow people to walk, job, or ride a bike while enjoy it. The trail is located right outside of the lobby. The trail offers rest areas and bird towers.
Guests receive complimentary access to and use of the tennis facility. The facility offers 2 courts and 1 paddle court. Reservations required.
Archery classes are available for 45 minutes per session, with a maximum of 4 participants. Classes take place near the driving range of the El Camaleon golf course. Please consult the property following booking for information related to cost and scheduling.
Guests can enjoy a kayak tour during their stay. Tours start at the dock of El Camaleon and run through a section of the Mayakoba water canals. This guided tour lasts approximately 90 minutes, including instructional time, with a max participant limit of 10. Please consult the property following booking for information related to cost and scheduling.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.
- Windsurfing nearby
- Scuba diving nearby
- Water skiing nearby
- Snorkeling nearby
- Free bicycles on site
- Parasailing nearby
- Ecotours on site
- Golf lessons on site
- Golfing on site
- Hiking/biking trails on site
- Kayaking on site
- Sailing on site
- Tennis lessons on site
- Volleyball on site
- Yoga classes/instruction on site
- Boat tours on site
Banyan Tree Spa, an award-winning facility founded on the Asian philosophy of wellness, offers an intimate atmosphere designed to blend romance, serenity, and exotic sensuality. Featuring therapists trained at its own Banyan Tree Spa Academy, founded in 2001 in Phuket, this spa boasts 18 treatment rooms and a wide variety of services.
Children under 18 years old are not allowed in the spa without adult supervision.
- Deep tissue massage
- Swedish massage
- Steam room in spa
- Thai massage
- Sports massage
- Number of treatment rooms 16
- Outdoor treatment areas
- Couples treatment rooms
- Manicures and pedicures
- Body wraps
- Body scrubs
- Aromatherapy treatments
- Hydrotherapy treatments
- Sauna in spa
- Spa tub in spa
- Body treatments
- Facial treatments
If you need to make special requests for accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when booking your stay.
Check-in time ends at 1 AM
Minimum check-in age is 18
Check-in time starts at 3 PM
Check-out time is noon
Children and extra beds
- Children are welcome.
- Kids stay free! One child 12 years old or younger stays free when using existing bedding.
- Rollaway/extra beds are available for MXN 2500 per night.
- Free cribs (infant beds)!
- Pets: MXN 1000 per accommodation, per stay
Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.
A credit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are required upon check-in.
Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.
- The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.
- Breakfast fee: between MXN 900 and MXN 1000 per person (approximately)
- Pet fee: MXN 1000 per accommodation, per stay
- Rollaway bed fee: MXN 2500 per night
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You should know
Reservations are needed for golf tee times, massage services, and spa treatments. For reservations, contact the resort before arrival using the contact information on the booking confirmation. One child 12 years old or younger stays free in the same room as the parent or guardian when using existing bedding. Registered guests are the only ones allowed to be in guestrooms. Set meals are served in guestrooms only (no menus or public dining).
Awards & Affiliations
- Banyan Tree Mayakoba is listed in the 2014 Condé Nast Traveler Gold List of the world's best places to stay and the 2013 Travel + Leisure 500.
- The property is a member of Preferred Hotels & Resorts.
Free Night and Golf Offer
Book a minimum 4-night stay in a “Free Golf/1 Green Fee” rate category displaying the “Stay 4 Nights” Deal tag for travel now – March 31, 2017 and receive 1 round of golf per person at Chameleon at Mayakoba PGA golf course, 1 cooking class at Pueblito en Mayakoba cooking school, and USD 30 spa voucher per person per stay, valid at Banyan Tree Spa.
Must book a minimum 4-night stay in a qualifying rate category to receive benefits. Full details at check-in. Free night(s) reflected in rate displayed at time of booking. Guests must contact the property in advance to arrange tee time; contact information is provided on the booking confirmation email. Use of golf cart may not be included. Taxes and gratuity may not be included. No refunds for any unused portion of offer. Offer subject to availability. Spa appointment may be required. Offer is not valid with groups/conventions and may not be combined with other promotional offers. Blackout dates are February 15-16, 23-25, and March 7-10, 2017. Other restrictions may apply.