Create an escape to the tropics with equal parts of exploration and relaxation comprised of in-house activities and adventure within close reach of our private resort.
The beach of Banyan Tree Mayakoba will seduce you with a backdrop of sheer white sand and the shimmering aquamarine waters of the Caribbean Sea. The beach is located 1.25 kilometers from the main building approximately, except by our wonderful Lagoon and Beachside Two Bedroom Pool Villa and our Beachfront Three Bedroom Pool Villa, which are only a few steps away from the white sand and the beautiful turquoise waters.
The Shack Beach Club
Enjoy light snacks and fresh seafood for lunch or the freshest catch of the day and authentic Mexican specialties. The Shack offers a variety of outstanding tropical cocktails, all day long for guests lounging poolside or on the beach.
From your arrival to the beach or the pool, you will receive wonderful care from our team, as well as their exceptional service while you relax.
Enjoy our amenities:
- Cold towels
- Bottles of water
- Lounge chairs
Banyan Tree’s signature restaurant Saffron, serves contemporary Thai Cuisine prepared by Thai chefs, brought to Mayakoba to share their authentic gastronomy with our guests. An intimate restaurant that caters perfectly to special occasions, Saffron is a one-of-a-kind experience.
MORNING & AFTERNOON:
Mayakoba Camp Activities
Enjoy a beautiful sunny day within the property taking advantage of all the activities we have to offer you:
- Kayak Tour
- Nature Trail
- Jim McLean Golf School
Discover HAAB, a deep-in-the-jungle mystical experience featuring the four sacred elements of water, earth, wind and fire, where you can relive the superb culinary arts of the ancient Maya civilization.
Located only a few miles from the resort, this underground river is a living lesson on natural history dating back several millennia. Hike and swim through a 600-metre route studded with the beauty of organic stalactites and stalagmites, and stand agape before the all-encompassing hand of time at work.
One of the best attractions you can visit if you want to enjoy and discover Mexico's natural and cultural wealth. It offers countless activities such as night shows with more than 300 actors on stage, to sweep you on a musical journey through the history of Mexico since pre-hispanic times until present day. For those with an innate sense of the nature, Xcaret also features a coral reef aquarium, a butterfly pavilion, underground rivers, beaches and natural pools.
Playa del Carmen is the heart of it all with restaurants, boutiques, coffee shops, handicrafts, art galleries, jewellery and all kinds of knick-knacks. Experience the life of bohemian freedom as you walk under the Caribbean sun or find your way to a fancy dinner along the 5th Avenue, the locale is diverse and vibrant enough to meet every preference.
In Villa Barbecue, experience magnificent evenings in the comfort of your private villa. Our chefs will set up delicious meals and satisfying poolside barbecues, featuring prime cuts of meat and the catch-of-the-day.