A number of luxury brands that have a strong market presence in Asia and the Middle East are making their mark with family-friendly beach resorts in captivating settings in Mexico.
In the heart of the Mayakoba resort community on Mexico’s Riviera Maya coast, Banyan tree has created a secluded oasis with 120 pool villas. Set among peaceful lagoons, lush mangroves, and meandering canals, the resort was recently awarded Bronze certification from EarthCheck, the world’s largest travel industry environmental certification agency. Guests can enjoy a mangrove tour conducted by nature specialist on the resort’s lancha (covered boat).
Banyan Tree Mayakoba has 4 function rooms, 6 outdoor event spaces, and 3 restaurants.
On-site facilities include tennis, a spa, health club, and the El Camaleon Golf Club with an environmentally friendly design that has been certified by the Audubon Cooperative Sanctuary. Horse riding, snorkeling and deep-sea fishing are available nearby.