Rosewood Mayakoba (5*)

Enclosed by the stunning natural beauty of jungle's emerald embrace, Rosewood Mayakobá  is situated along a mile-long arc of white Caribbean sand on the Riviera Maya, and was voted Top Resort in Mexico and 18th in the World in Travel + Leisure's 2009 World's Best Awards


Hotel Details

  • 3 pools: main pool, beachfront infinity pool and spa pool
  • Sense, A Rosewood Spa
  • state-of-the-art fitness center
  • media room with pool, board games and recreational area
  • shopping outlets include a logo, sportswear, jewellery and sundries mart
  • within Mayakobá resort enclave there is "El Camaleón," the championship golf course designed by Greg Norman, and two tennis courts
  • meeting rooms


Room Features

All guestrooms feature:

  • in–room tequila arrival amenity
  • satellite TV
  • fresh fruit and bottled water daily
  • complimentary wireless Internet access


Lagoon Suite:

  • situated on the resort's emerald lagoons
  • expansive lagoon-side terrace with plunge pool
  • rooftop sundeck
  • bathroom with outdoor garden shower
  • views of the lagoons and mangroves


Deluxe Lagoon Suite:

  • situated on the resort's emerald lagoons
  • one-bedroom suite
  • separate living room area
  • lagoon-side terrace with plunge pool
  • rooftop sundeck
  • bathroom with outdoor garden shower
  • second guest powder room with shower
  • views of the lagoons and mangroves


Deluxe Overwater Lagoon Suite:

  • ultra-contemporary one-bedroom suite
  • extends over the resort waterways
  • lagoon-side terrace with plunge pool
  • floor-to-ceiling sliding glass doors
  • bathroom with outdoor garden shower and views of mangroves


Beachside Lagoonview Suite:

  • nestled beachside
  • located steps from the ocean
  • over-sized one-bedroom suite
  • large foyer
  • separate living room area
  • lagoon-side terrace with plunge pool
  • expansive lagoon views from its terrace


Oceanview Suite:

  • over-sized one-bedroom suite
  • separate living room area
  • rooftop patio terrace with plunge pool
  • panoramic views of the ocean, mangroves and lagoons


Beachfront Suite:

  • situated directly on the beach just steps from the ocean
  • beachfront terrace with plunge pool
  • outdoor garden area
  • unobstructed views of the ocean


Island Suite:

  • located near the crystal–clear cenote on the resort's spa island
  • terrace with private plunge pool
  • outdoor shower
  • private spa treatment room
  • located close to an adult's only pool area
  • due to the design and layout of suite, please note only adults are allowed, double-occupancy


Deluxe Oceanview Beach Suite:

  • situated beachside
  • stunning views of the ocean and Caribbean coastline
  • upper level living room area
  • outdoor terrace with plunge pool, rooftop sundeck and private butler pantry
  • lagoon-side master bedroom suite
  • sitting area
  • additional guest powder room with shower



  • Casa Del Lago – features an extensive breakfast buffet, light menu at lunchtime ideal for enjoying al fresco on the terrace or poolside, and a contemporary European cuisine in a romantic atmosphere for dinner
  • Punta Bonita – serves light fare and Mexican specialties for lunch and regional specialties with an extensive selection of cocktails and beers for dinner, while offering stunning views of Riviera Maya's Caribbean Sea
  • Agave Azul Raw Bar & Tequila Library – offers an unparalleled tequila menu and a compelling dining experience with seafood ceviches and cocktails as well as a wide selection of antojitos, or appetizers



  • championship golf at signature Greg Norman 7,000-yard, 18-hole course, El Camaleon, that meanders along the coast*
  • water sports
  • Sense, A Rosewood Spa featuring 12 lagoon-embraced treatment rooms, therapeutic lounging pools and fitness center
  • snorkeling and diving excursions to the world's second largest reef or in Mexico's crystal-clear cenotes that spring from subterranean rivers
  • horseback riding
  • day trips to explore Mayan ruins in Tulum or the ecological haven of Xcaret
  • shopping in nearby Playa del Carmen
  • tequila tastings
  • deep-sea and sports fishing
  • yoga classes
  • Rose Buds for Children

*El Camaleon golf course will be closed for the Mayakoba Golf Classic on Feb. 17-28, 2012


NEW! How you can make your stay more authentic, sustainable and memorable

These tips provide the insider’s knowledge on how travelers can engage with local culture, make their vacations more memorable, promote sustainability in the region, and enhance their overall holiday experience.

  • To enhance the knowledge of the local Mayan culture, travelers are encouraged to attend the Ecological parks such as Xcaret and Xelha which showcase the Mayan culture and present ancient ball games and dances. 
  • One of its most important celebrations on the East Coast of Mexico is the annual Quintana Roo Carnival, which takes over the streets of Cancun in mid-February. For five days both locals and tourists are enjoying numerous parades of allegorical carriages and dancers imbuing every corner of Cancun with color and joy.
Please Note: Time restrictions and extra charges may apply for some activities, watersports or facilities. Some restaurants may be open for certain meals only, have a dress code in effect and/or require reservations. While Sparkling Voyages makes every effort to ensure the accuracy of the information contained herein, it cannot be held responsible for changes, omissions or errors.