About the hotel
Surrounded by emerald jungle and pristine white beaches, Rosewood Mayakoba is an oasis of luxury offering 130 suites with private plunge pools, rooftop sundecks, individual docks and the finest modern design and details. Inspired by Mayan traditions, this 1600-acre enclave sits along a mile-long arc of white Caribbean sand, nestled just north of the picturesque waterfront town of Playa del Carmen. Designed to blend harmony with natural landscapes and built to abide by the highest of eco-standards, Rosewood Mayakoba has received the Rainforest Alliance Certification and sits within the Tripadvisor's Top 25 Hotels for Service in the World. Indulge in some of the finest dining options available; from sunrise to sunset, savour inspired cuisine in an intoxicating coastal setting. Rejuvenate your body and soul with the healing touches of Sense, A Rosewood Spa. Revel in the impeccable service and warm hospitality of your personal butler, true to Mexican culture.
- Great facilities for all of the family including the Rose Buds programme for children
- #1 hotel in Mexico Trip Advisor 2017 Travelers’ Choice Award
- Private luxury resort cloaked in intoxicating natural beauty and impeccable service
At a glance
With 128 exclusive suites built along serene lagoons and the Caribbean Sea, Rosewood Mayakoba is one of the best Riviera Maya resorts for comfort, luxury and tranquility.
- Heated plunge pool, outdoor deck and boat dock
- In-room tequila welcome amenity
- Fresh fruit bowl and bottled water replenished daily
- Complimentary in-room coffee and tea service
- In-room WiFi with premium service available
- Bose audio and sound
- Satellite television and music
- CD and DVD player and iPod docking station
- Dual telephone line for modem/phone
- Safety deposit box
- Hair dryer
- Iron and ironing board
- Butler service
- Daily housekeeping including nightly turndown service
Lagoon Studio Suites
Situated along the shimmering lagoons, the Lagoon Studio Suites offer spacious open floor plan with luxurious interiors. The suite’s oversized bathroom features a soaking tub as well as dual vanities, indoor and outdoor rain showers.
Expansive and secluded, these split level suites located on the spa island have a residential feel with floor to ceiling windows. The bedroom and master bathroom are located on the suite’s entry level, while the downstairs living room includes a full wet bar as well as second bathroom with rain shower. Additional features include a private treatment cabin with outdoor rain shower for in-suite spa services, and marble bathrooms with indoor shower and sculptured tub.
Deluxe Lagoon Suite
Offering views of the lagoons and mangroves, these one-bedroom suites include a sitting room with sofa bed that can be closed off from the bedroom with sliding doors for additional privacy, as well as a second bathroom with rain shower.
Deluxe Overwater Lagoon Suite
Floating above the lagoon’s emerald waters, these one-of-a-kind suites provide an inviting lounge terrace with a relaxing plunge pool, luxurious bathroom complete with outdoor garden shower, private walk-in closet and spectacular views of the lagoon and mangroves. The Deluxe Overwater Lagoon Suite are ideal for honeymooners and couples.
Beachside Lagoonview Suite
These one-bedroom suites showcase amazing views of the lagoon and mangroves from the living room and pool terrace. A sumptuous bedroom and luxurious bathroom with soaking tub and rain shower offer the ultimate in comfort with the easy access to the resort’s Punta Bonita pool and beach club entrance. Connecting suites available.
An expansive suite with panoramic views of the ocean from the living room, these suites are located on the second floor just across from the beach. The rooftop pool terrace offers a stunning vista of the Caribbean and a sun bed for afternoon siestas or star gazing. Connecting suites available.
Beachfront Studio Suite
Located steps away from the sand, Beachfront Studio Suites offers clear views of the turquoise Mexican Caribbean. New private exterior shower offers the ultimate outdoor experience. Connecting suites available.
Two Bedroom Deluxe Mayakoba Suite
Beautifully appointed townhouse style suites are comprised of a lagoon side grand master bedroom including king size bed with seating area, over-sized bathroom and outdoor lounge area. An upper level living area with sleeper sofa, a second bedroom with two full beds or one queen bed, a full bath and closet space.
Presidential Lagoon Suite
This expansive three-bedroom suite features a large living and dining area, circular TV room for a relaxing family afternoon, studio and kitchen with a separate pantry. Connected to the main building by a bridge, the Presidential Lagoon Suite offers a separate master bedroom for additional privacy, spacious bathroom, walk-in closet and private plunge pool. Each of the two additional bedrooms offer private bathrooms. One offers a king bed; the second features two queen beds. In the main building, the private pool is large enough for the entire family.
Beachfront Presidential Suite
Positioned directly on the Mexican Caribbean, the crescent moon-shaped Beachfront Presidential Suite delivers extensive living space and floor-to-ceiling glass walls. This brings in breathtaking views of the ocean and access to a spectacular terrace suitable for exclusive dinners by the beach. With three large bedrooms, luxurious bathrooms, TV rooms, lounge terraces and two oversized plunged pools, this suite delivers luxury and privacy. The master bedroom also offers a unique swim-up pool as a personal retreat.
Residents of Casa Laguna walk into an expansive living and dining room overlooking the picturesque lagoon with floor to ceiling windows. Adjacent to the living room in a contemporary open floor plan is a chef’s kitchen. On the lagoon level, three bedrooms including two master suites with en-suite bathrooms offer ample room for couples or families looking for the ultimate in relaxation. The villa also features a media room and ample outdoor space with a private pool overlooking the lagoon. A boat dock and a private dining deck encourage elegant fresco entertaining and dedicated staff of five.
Casa del Lago
Rising above the tranquil waters of the main pool and emerald lagoon below, Casa del Lago features Italian inspired fare with Mexican flavors.
- Breakfast: 07:00 - 11:30
- Dinner: 18:00 - 23:00
- Lunch: 12:30 - 16:00
- Bar snacks: 16:00 - 00:00
Graced with one-of-a-kind views of the Caribbean Sea, this warm and relaxing venue provides an ambiance synonymous with Mexican hospitality. An extensive dining menu offers everything from light lunches and pizzas to regional Riviera Maya specialities served “tapas” style for authentic flavours.
- Lunch: 11:00 - 17:00
- Dinner: 18:00 - 23:00
- Bar: 11:00 - 23:00
Casa del Lago Bar
Enjoy an excellent selection of tapas with the bar's famous margaritas or cocktails. On Tuesday evenings, join the sommelier for the pairing of excellent cheeses and renowned wines.
- Open: 11:00 - 00:00
Agave Azul Sushi & Tequila Bar
Housing more than 100 labels of premium tequilas, Agave Azul hosts weekly tequila tastings. With fine sushi and Asian-inspired entrees, this relaxing setting is one of the best in the Riviera Maya. Treat yourself to sweeping views of the lush mangroves and the main pool while you sip pre-dinner cocktails, dine on appetizers or even a light dinner.
- Open: 17:00 - 23:00
- Relaxing pool
- Beachfront infinity-edge pool
- Spa pool
- Private beach
- Two restaurants
- Concierge service
- 24-hour front desk
- Daily maid service
- Butler service
- On-site shops
Rose Buds for Children
Rose Buds is a program designed to provide the hotel’s youngest guests with special services, amenities and convenience items designed just for them.
- Scavenger hunt, Pizza class, themed nights, Spanish and Mayan lessons
- Child-friendly menus and meals
- Children's television channels
- Outdoor play equipment
- Indoor play area
- Books, DVDs, music for children
- Board games and puzzles
- Babysitting services
For the Family
- Erbaviva Baby Skincare products
- En-suite wireless baby monitors
- Baby crib and linens
- In-room baby-proofing service
- Child-sized bath robes and slippers
- Diaper pail, baby bath tub and/or non-slip mat, bed rails, in-room bottle warmers
- Select children's spa services (varies by age)
- Beach volleyball
- Beach football
- Cardio Combat
- Iron legs
- 24-hour fitness centre
- Horse riding
- The Mayan Ruins of Ek Balam
- Hobie cats
- Cenote Park
- The Mayan Ruins of Coba
- Deep-sea fishing
- Scuba diving
- Snorkelling expeditions
Golfing opportunities abound at the signature Greg Norman, 7,000-yard, 18-hole course, El Camaleón, which in 2006 became the first golf course to host an official PGA Tour event in Mexico. The championship golf course is the centerpiece of the Mayakoba resort enclave in which Rosewood Mayakoba resides. Located on the resort’s doorstep, El Camaleón meanders through the lush tropical landscape of the Riviera Maya coast, providing a scenic backdrop to guests’ golfing sessions.
Sense, A Rosewood Spa
Hidden by the tropical jungle, Sense, A Rosewood Spa® lies on its own island, secluded from the rest of the resort. This exclusive Playa del Carmen spa melds water and earth to echo the soul of Mexico’s Riviera Maya. Offering an array of treatments inspired by the resort’s magical setting, guests discover how ancient Mayan culture harnessed natural elements to achieve overall well-being and balance.
- 12 treatment rooms
- Eight island suites
- Therapeutic plunge pools
- Steam grottos
- Experiental showers
- Meditation platform
- Pool and relaxation deck
- Technogym with TRX and BOSU available
- Open: 08:00 - 20:00
Rosewood is a distinctive collection of highly individual, luxurious, residential-style hotels inspired by the culture, history and geography of each locale. Led by a team of seasoned industry veterans Rosewood’s acclaimed attention to detail, proactive approach to environmental sustainability and dedication to Relationship Hospitality has earned numerous awards and accolades.