Banyan Tree Mayakoba

Rated 9.5 in 116 reviews. 123 rooms.


Banyan Tree Mayakoba is a site of almost mythical beauty. It flawlessly blends elegance and nature, taking the Caribbean lifestyle to an unprecedented new height.

A breathtaking getaway for relaxation, rejuvenation, romance and world-class dining, it is also the region’s most sustainable five-star resort.

Banyan Tree Mayakoba offers 116 villas, ranging from romantic Bliss and Serenity Pool Villas to Family Residences and Ocean Front Villas. All include outdoor areas with private pools and terraces. Inspired by the interior courtyards of houses in the Far East, each villa is discreetly built to blend with the landscape, integrating the interiors and their idyllic surroundings.

With its revitalized culinary concepts, Thai-inspired therapies at the Banyan Tree Spa, 14 event-venues and the Greg Norman signature 18-hole El Camaleón golf course, home to the PGA Tour Mayakoba Classic, the resort raises the bar for premium leisure options and event planning.

Located 10 km from downtown Playa del Carmen, this 5-star resort features luxurious villas, each with a private pool and landscaped garden. It offers 11 specialty restaurants serving international cuisine and 3 bars.

Each spacious villa at Banyan Tree Mayakoba in Riviera Maya has an expansive layout which includes a private sun terrace. All villas include a large bathroom, walk-in closet and iPod docking station. The living room has a 42-inch flat-screen TV and free WiFi.

Mayakoba Banyan Tree offers international cuisine, including Thai specialties at Saffron. Reflections Bar serves cocktails and snacks by the communal outdoor pool.

Banyan Tree Spa is a full-service spa, including massage and body treatments. Guests of Banyan Tree resort can work out in the gym or enjoy a mangrove boat tour departing from the lobby.

El Camaleón Golf Club, opposite the resort, provides lessons through the Jim McLean Golf School. Cancun International Airport is a 45-minute drive from the Banyan Tree Mayakoba resort.

Spa Facilities

  • Outdoor pool (all year)
  • Fitness centre
  • Spa and wellness centre
  • Pool with view
  • Private beach area
  • Massage
  • Sauna
  • Outdoor pool
  • Hot tub/jacuzzi

Available Rooms

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A guide to great places near Banyan Tree Mayakoba

  1. Oriente

    For those not staying at the hotel, beware there is an included service charge of 15%. service charge=included gratuity. This is unclear from their receipt.

    66 m from hotel

  2. Tamarind Restaurant

    la mejor cocina de autor

    86 m from hotel
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  3. Saffron

    amazing location, great ambience...just beautiful!!! Try the duck with red curry and the sesame icecream...

    190 m from hotel
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  4. Willow Stream Spa

    $35 for a day pass ($20 if you are part of the presidents club) which allows u to use all their facilities

    365 m from hotel
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  5. El Puerto Restaurant

    Tuna filet is great

    389 m from hotel
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  6. El Lobby Lounge

    Amazing sushi served after 5 pm.

    395 m from hotel
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  7. Aqua Pool Bar

    448 m from hotel
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  8. Café Maya

    457 m from hotel
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  9. La Laguna Restaurant & Lounge

    Ranch eggs for breakfast

    0.5 km from hotel
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  10. MayaKoba Golf Classic

    The Par 3 7th and 15th are right on the ocean!

    0.7 km from hotel
    El Camaleon

  11. Playa - Beach

    Good food at the beach, especially the blue crab taco appetizer. Just need to be patient with the limited amount of servers.

    0.9 km from hotel
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  12. Lobby Bar

    Asucena is a great cocktail server ... Asucena es una excelente mesera!

    2 km from hotel
    Secrets Capri