Barceló Maya on the Mayan Riviera, is a feast of natural beauty and Mayan-inspired architecture overlooking the crystal- clear waters of the Caribbean; a perfect honeymoon location. The luxurious, five- star, all-inclusive Barceló Maya Beach Resort complex includes five separate hotels that hug a 1.5-mile white-sand beach and coral reef formation. Honeymooners will discover beautiful accommodations, friendly, helpful staff and more in this romantic setting.
Included amenities at Barceló Maya seem endless. Guests will enjoy gourmet dining in multiple restaurants, snacks and beverages at beach restaurants and extensive buffets with options for every palate. Assorted activities, events and entertainment will keep visitors delightfully amused.
Honeymoons are an opportunity for couples to relax and play together. Sports and out- door enthusiasts have plenty of options: fitness centers, lit tennis courts, 18-hole mini-golf and various multi-sport courts. Water sports in the calm, clear Caribbean waters keep them sailing, kayaking and windsurfing. Professional instructors are even on hand to help improve skills.
If you prefer to relax, float in the cool waters of the many beautiful swimming pools. Or just enjoy the breeze under a thatch-roofed cabana in a comfy hammock.
For an additional charge, a beautiful, new spa and wellness center at Barceló Maya, complete with a Mayan steam bath, offers couples’ massages and other relaxing services.
You’re married now! time to commemorate your new status and enjoy the plentiful celebration opportunities at Barceló Maya. More than 80 full-time entertainers: singers, dancers, band and orchestra members perform daily, providing a variety of entertainment and spectacular shows. In the mood for dancing? visit Jaguar’s, a lively discotheque. For a more intimate celebration, enjoy a private dinner on the beach.
You’ll want to explore. Riviera Maya and the surrounding areas are rich with Mexican culture, Mayan caves, archaeological sites and the world’s largest natural aquarium. visit Chichenitza, the mysterious Mayan city recently named one of the seven wonders of the modern world. experience Mayan culture through the restored ruins at the village of ek’ Balam or take a dip in one of the underground Cenotes. Cenote Maya boasts clear green water and beautiful, underground formations. These fresh water, caverns and caves are works of natural art and are found only in this area. Barceló’s own tour and travel agency, vacaciones Barceló Destination Services can arrange these and a variety of other adventures.
Barceló Maya Beach Resort has accommodations and amenities that delight. Honeymooners will appreciate the convenient honeymoon registry online where friends and family can contribute to the honeymoon experience with spa treatments or romantic dinners on the beach. The resort can also arrange a destination wedding at seven charming locations, including the beach, a lovely gazebo and a beautiful open-air chapel surrounded by gardens and fountains. The experienced wedding planners at Barceló Maya can handle the details and tailor a dream wedding in this beautifully picturesque setting. A honeymoon is often the reason guests visit Barceló Maya the first time, but after expe- riencing this exceptional resort, they find plenty of new reasons to return to Barceló Maya again and again.
By Jeanine Hickman