Sunday, June 29, 2014

Fairmont Mayakoba

All-Inclusive Details

Guests can book rooms at Fairmont Mayakoba for a rate that is either for the room only or for all-inclusive. All-inclusive rates are higher because they include onsite food and beverages in the room rate (some restrictions may apply).


  • 24-hour front desk
  • Total number of rooms - 401

  • Number of floors - 3

  • ATM/banking
  • Babysitting or childcare
  • Valet parking (surcharge)
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Business center
  • Coffee/tea in lobby
  • Complimentary newspapers in lobby
  • Multiple large conference rooms
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
Available in all rooms: Wireless Internet access (surcharge) , Wired high-speed Internet access (surcharge)

Parking (surcharge), Valet parking (surcharge)
Room Amenities

  • Premium TV channels
  • Pay movies
  • Premium bedding
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available
  • Furnished balcony or patio
  • Complimentary newspaper
  • Climate control
  • Ceiling fan
  • Phone
  • Refrigerator
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Complimentary bottled water

Las Brisas Restaurant & Lounge Bar - Beachfront restaurant, with ocean views, serving à la carte breakfasts, light lunches, and a dinner menu highlighting seafood specialties. Indoor and outdoor dining. Resort-casual attire for breakfast and lunch; resort-elegant for dinner. Reservations required.

The Fairmont Mayakoba features a 10,000-square-foot main pool with swimup bar. The resort also has a private beach with cabanas and beach chairs. Complimentary bicycles, motorized golf carts, and lanchas (covered canal boats) are provided for getting around the resort's 45 acres.
  • Rafting nearby
  • Sailing nearby
  • Scuba diving nearby
  • Snorkeling nearby
  • Windsurfing nearby
  • Complimentary bicycles on site
  • Parasailing nearby
  • Aerobics on site
  • Bicycle rentals on site
  • Ecotours on site
  • Golf - driving range on site
  • Golf lessons on site


  • Number of treatment rooms 20
  • Outdoor treatment areas
  • Couples treatment rooms
  • Massages on beach
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Body wraps
  • Body scrubs
  • Aromatherapy treatments
  • Hydrotherapy treatments
  • Sauna in spa
  • Spa tub in spa
  • Massages


To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.
  • Accessible path of travel
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Roll-in shower
  • Accessible parking
  • In-room accessibility
  • Accessibility equipment for the deaf

Check-in time starts at 3 PM Special check-in instructions:
Guests traveling with pets must contact the resort after booking via this Web site and before arrival. The resort will send a confirmation.
Guests booking connecting rooms are advised to contact the hotel regarding availability and high-demand period fees using the information on the booking confirmation.
Check-out time is noon

Payment types
Accepted at this hotel: American Express, MasterCard, Visa
Pets allowed, Pet policy - dogs only, Pet maximum weight in lb is 25

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.
Unless otherwise indicated, the charges below are not included in the overall room price. If not included in the overall room price, they will be charged by the property at check-in or check-out. Charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book. This property told us they will charge you for the following:
  • Resort fee: USD 15 per person, per night
Hotel resort fee inclusions (may be listed elsewhere in this description as complimentary or available for a surcharge):
  • Pool access
  • Shuttle service
  • Concierge/valet service
  • Housekeeping/cleaning fees/gratuities
  • Additional inclusions
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Additional Details

Reservations are required for golf tee times, massage services, and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the resort prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation. Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section).

A Green / Sustainable Property - Third Party Certified

Appetite for Luxury All Meals (Inclusive Plan)

Sunday, June 15, 2014

Paradisus Cancun Resort

The 4.5-Star Paradisus Cancun Resort is a beachfrontall-inclusiveluxury resort. Enjoy the Spa, the executive golf course, three sparkling pools, and an abundance of fantastic leisure opportunities.
Extraordinary Architecture in a Breathtaking Natural Setting
Evocative of an ancient Mayan civilization, this resort features lavish architecture that both ascends to the sky and slips into the sandy Cancun shore. Paradisus Cancun Resort is a 4.5-Star Beachfront resort and a winner of AAA`s coveted 4-Diamond Award. As voluminous as it is elegant, as decadent as it is distinguished, Paradisus Cancun Resort`s five majestic pyramids decorate this timelessly tropical scene, amid the phenomenal backdrop of the Caribbean Sea. This resort has everything to make your next vacation one to remember, with amenities that include Three spectacular pools, luxurious Guestrooms, and delightful dining, as well as the renowned YHI Spa, Kids Zone and Restaurants, which stands among the most prestigious in the world. However these examples are only a taste of the bold collection of services and amenities offered at this sleek and luxurious Cancun resort paradise. Book today and experience a hotel that marries the outstanding beauty of the Yucatan Peninsula with the privilege and elegant sophistication that defines Paradisus Cancun Resort as one of Cancun`s premiere resorts.
Culinary and Beverage Selections to Delight your Taste Buds.
Paradisus Cancun Resort`s eclectic suite of restaurants offers cuisine to satisfy every taste. Partake in oceanview dining, al fresco, or feed your culinary wanderlust with dishes that sample the globe. The hotel`s gorgeous selection of restaurants and lounges transform the decision-making process into an exploration that inspires curiosity and spoils the senses. Courtesy of a team of expert chefs and diligent staff, Paradisus Cancun`s restaurants present a colorful exhibition of fine dining choices.
  • Tempo: by Martin Berasategui: A touch of retro elevates elegant signature cuisine by 7-Star Michelin Chef Martin Berasategui, served in air-conditioned atmosphere with a private dining room.
  • Naos: Everyone is welcome to this sumptuous International breakfast, lunch and dinner buffet style.
  • Vento: Distinctly Mediterranean dining variety on palm-filled outdoor terrace.  Wood oven Pizzas and fresh pasta made on a Show Cooking Experience.
  • Fuego: Latin fusion bar treats diners to spicy ceviche and a raw bar, an air-conditioned restaurant.
  • Bana: Contemporary Asian dining experience. Located at beautiful Zen lobby terrace. Asian fusion cuisine with sushi menu.
  • Market Grill: Experience the best Italian-Argentine grill in a lovely terrace. Prime cuts and fresh salads served.
  • Mole: Mexican contemporary cuisine featuring special quesadillas Tres Marias style,  private-room dining, air-conditioned restaurant.
  • Gabi Club:Beat. Drink. Goove.  Ultimate chill-out club features a casual chic elegance and unique harmony of bar, restaurant and beach featuring fish and ships and seafood specialties for lunch and dinner.
  • Avenue Bar: Cocktails, snacks and stunning beach views, air conditioned area.
  • Red Lounge: Guests can enjoy tropical cocktails and music with a DJ, on site.
  • Swim Up Bar: Located on the South Pool, offering tropical cocktails.
  • Beach Bar: Right on the beach, offering cold and refreshing beverages.
  • Caribe Bar: It is located at the pool Royal Service area.

Elegant Accommodations With you in Mind.
Suites combine the compelling and breezy elements of Cancun with the sophistication of Paradisus, for a distinctive vacation experience. The distinct architecture of Paradisus Cancun Resort allows for dramatic views of cinematic sunsets and sunrises that invigorate the senses and replenish the soul. Vibrant hues of amber, magenta, and azure paint the sky and await admiration from your private terrace. Each Paradisus Cancun Resort Suite is air-conditioned and features a private terrace, 32inch flat-screen TV, rain shower heads and curved curtains in the bath for more space, high-speed internet access24-hour room service ($5 service charge will apply), mini-bar, safe deposit box, individually controlled air-conditioning, direct dial telephones, and many other features to enrich your stay.
Family Concierge.
Private Family Concierge Lounge with private check-in/out exclusively for the family concierge plan, separate from other guests checking in. Internet access and an all-day snacks buffet with premium drinks available. Paradisus Kids Beach Kit check-in gift. All-day assistance of a family concierge, included walkie-talkie or cell phone for all-day communication. Kids and teens activities menu. Exclusive family activities and excursions including: swimming, classes, painting, massage lessons. Kids bathroom amenities (mini kit with mini soaps, mini toothbrush, shower gel, mini mosquito repellant, mini towels), kids drinks in the minibar. PlayStation on request. Kids pillows. Kids bathrobes and mini slippers in closet. Nightly turndown with milk and cookies. Bathrobes and slippers for parents, pillow menu for the parents and luxury bathroom amenities for parents.
Royal Service.
Paradisus signature Royal Service Suites offer unparalleled all-inclusive luxury in an exclusive and private environment for adults only. Discreet, effective assistance of personal Butlers throughout the stay, Royal Service lounge for private check-in/out, exclusively for Royal Service guests, separate from other guests checking in. Other features include library, complimentary Internet access, daily continental breakfast buffet, snacks, coffee and premium beverages throughout the day, international newspapers, and evening cocktails and hors doeuvres; preferential and guaranteed reservations for specialty restaurants, spa, activities and excursions. Private pool with barprivate beach area with beach concierge service
You can realize a new tier of luxury on your trip with Paradisus Cancun Resort`s Royal Service. Select among the hotel`s collection of expertly-designed accommodations, and pair with this a heightened level of exclusive and preferential treatment. Allow the ultra-deluxe accommodations and close attention of the conscientious staff to pamper you.
Sparkling Pools with so Many Fun Things to do.
Settle into the cool, glassy waters of Paradisus Cancun Resort`s three sparkling swimming pools, or lend a morning to the resort`s 9-hole, par-3 Golf Course. You are also invited to enhance your stay with a body-enriching treatment at the signature YHI Spa. Paradisus Cancun Resort Guests have so many choices for creating the perfect vacation. They can enjoy:
  • Salt glow exfoliation with the purchase of a relaxing, sport or aromatherapy massage of 50 minutes (one per stay)
  • Three sparkling swimming pools, plus one children`s pool
  • 9-hole, par 3 golf course
  • Illuminated tennis court
  • The YHI spa with a variety of hydrotherapy water rituals and signature treatments
  • Wellness center with life fitness equipment
  • Non-motorized water sports; kayaks, canoes, windsurfing, water bikes, snorkeling, sunfish sailing and scuba diving lessons at the pool
  • Kids zone for children from 1 to 17 years old
  • Tai-Chi classes and more

Sunday, June 8, 2014

Grand Oasis Cancun All Inclusive

Grand Oasis Cancun All Inclusive is located on the beach in Cancun's Cancun Hotel Zone neighborhood, close to Aquaworld, Playa Delfines, and El Rey Ruins. Other points of interest near this all inclusive resort include La Isla Shopping Mall and Luxury Avenue.
This resort is all inclusive. Rates include meals and beverages at onsite dining establishments. Charges may be applied for dining at some restaurants, special dinners and dishes, some beverages, and other amenities. Dining options at Grand Oasis Cancun All Inclusive include 16 restaurants. 2 beach bars, 3 swim up bars, 3 poolside bars, and 16 bars/lounges are open for drinks. Room service is available 24 hours a day. The resort serves a complimentary full breakfast each morning in the restaurant.
Recreational amenities include a golf course. Also located on site are an outdoor pool, an outdoor tennis court, a health club, and a fitness facility. The property's full service health spa has body treatments, massage/treatment rooms, facials, and beauty services.
This 3.5 star property has a business center and offers small meeting rooms, technology support staff, and limo/town car service. Wireless and wired high speed Internet access is available in public areas (surcharges apply) and the resort has a computer station. This Cancun property has event space consisting of a conference center, banquet facilities, conference/meeting rooms, and a ballroom. Wedding services, tour/ticket assistance, translation services, and tour assistance are available. Self parking is complimentary. Additional property amenities include a marina, a coffee shop/cafe, and a concierge desk.
A total renovation of this property was completed in December 2011. Guestrooms. 785 air conditioned guestrooms at Grand Oasis Cancun All Inclusive feature minibars and complimentary bottled water. All accommodations have balconies. Beds come with pillowtop mattresses. Bathrooms feature shower/tub combinations, makeup/shaving mirrors, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. Wired high speed and wireless Internet access is available for a surcharge. In addition to complimentary newspapers and safes, guestrooms offer direct dial phones with voice mail. 42 inch plasma televisions have premium cable channels, TV Internet access (surcharge), and pay movies. Rooms also include windows that open and blackout drapes/curtains. Guests may request irons/ironing boards and wake up calls. Housekeeping is available daily.
Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the resort prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check in, or check out.
All-Inclusive Details

  • This resort is all-inclusive. Onsite food and beverages are included in the room price (some restrictions may apply).
Gratuities and taxes
  • Gratuities and taxes are included.
Food and beverages
  • All buffet and à la carte meals, snacks, and beverages included
  • 24-hour room service
  • In-room minibar (some restrictions)
  • Meals and beverages at companion properties
  • Surcharges for premium food items, premium or imported alcoholic beverages, and bottled wine
Activities and facilities/equipment
Water activities:
  • Kayaking
  • Windsurfing
Land activities:
  • Fitness facilities
  • Miniature golf
  • Soccer
  • Tennis
  • Tennis lessons
  • Volleyball
  • Access to 9-hole golf course
  • Rental of golf equipment
  • Golf green fees
  • Aerobics
  • Bartending
  • Cooking
  • Dancing
  • Water fitness
  • Onsite entertainment and activities
  • Access to onsite clubs
  • Onsite live performances
  • Theme parties
Not included
  • Airport transfers
  • Childcare
  • Use of golf cart
  • Use of golf equipment
  • Laundry/dry cleaning services
  • Miniature golf
  • Motorized water sports
  • Premium and/or non-domestic beverages
  • Premium food items
  • Scuba-diving certification
  • Scuba-diving excursions
  • Scuba-diving lessons
  • Snorkeling excursions
  • Snorkeling gear
  • Tennis lessons
  • Tennis racquets
  • Spa/beauty facilities and services
  • Wireless Internet access
  • Offsite tours
  • Transportation to offsite activities


  • Express check-out
  • Billiards or pool table
  • Grocery/convenience store
  • Designated smoking areas
  • Arcade/game room
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Private beach - direct access
  • Terrace
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • Marina on site
  • Swimming pool - outdoor
  • Full-service health spa

  • Available in all rooms: Wireless Internet access (surcharge)
  • Available in some public areas: Wireless Internet access - surcharge , Wired (high-speed) Internet access - surcharge
  • Free parking, Free self parking
Room Amenities

  • Premium TV channels
  • Pay movies
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Climate control
  • Air conditioning
  • Complimentary newspaper
  • Direct-dial phone
  • Minibar
  • Complimentary bottled water
  • Complimentary toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Shower/tub combination


  • Hacienda Sarape - Casual open-air spot under thatched roof palapa with rustic bamboo furniture and Tex-Mex a la carte menu for lunch and dinner. Live Mexican music.
  • Tatish - Casual, air-conditioned restaurant serving an International Buffet breakfast, lunch and dinner. Market Place - Poolside restaurant with air-conditioned seating. Breakfast and dinner buffets.
  • Sevillas Wine and Tapas Bar – Small plates served with fine wines from around the world.
  • Cocoa - Air-conditioned, beachside dining with seafood specialties, including sushi. Dinner reservations required.
  • Bahia - Air-conditioned Brazilian-style steakhouse. Serves a la carte dinner. Dinner reservations required.
  • Nori Sushi - Sushi and sashimi served poolside daily.
  • Akeru - Asian specialites served beachfront. Open for lunch and dinner.
  • Sushi Beach Bar - Located beachfront offering sushi for lunch.
  • Tunkul -International Buffet with Caribbean dishes. Open for breakfast, lunch and dinner.
  • Deli Sports Bar - Light snacks served throughout the day and overnight. Full bar. Non-alcoholic beverages available midnight–6 AM (hours subject to change).
  • Bar Fontainbleau - This cigar bar contains one area where drinks are not included in the All-Inclusive plan. Cigars are also not included.
  • Sands Beach Bar – Resident DJ providing light jazz music along with a variety of food and beverages. Located beachside.
  • Ibiza Wet Bar – South Beach-style club with resident DJ along with a variety of food and beverages. Located beachside.
  • Up & Down Night Club - This disco/nightclub hosts a foam party on Thursdays. Music nightly. Closed Saturdays.
  • Cocoa Beach Bar - Beachfront bar open for daytime refreshments.
  • VIP Lounge - Live piano music; open evenings.
  • Scirocco Bar - Tequila bar open mid-mornings.
  • Barlovento Bar - Mexican-themed bar open from mid-morning.
  • Cafe Bar Tatish - Located at the entrance to the Tatish restaurant.
  • Three swim-up bars: Ibiza, Dos Lunas, and Sarape.


Offering all-day entertainment with over 100 professional entertainers performing music, comedy, with surprises to please every guest plus high-profile performers. Past performers include Gloria Gaynor Little John, John Michael Montgomery, Montgomery Gentry, Kool and the Gang, Monthly performances, festivals and daily fun! The Ibiza Beach Club with resident DJ runs all day and into the night. Dinner shows are always on the menu at select restaurants.


The majority of on-site recreational activities and facilities described below are included in the room rate for this resort (scroll up to the All-Inclusive details section for more information). This resort's pool is large enough for three swim-up bars and a series of small waterfalls, plus a shallow area for children. Water sports include sailing and windsurfing at the resort's marina on Nichupté Lagoon, which lies between Cancún and the mainland. A water sports desk arranges Jet Skiing, parasailing, fishing, snorkeling, and scuba diving (surcharges for all). Tennis court is available (surcharges for night use). Greens fees are complimentary for the on-site par 3nine-hole golf course (surcharges for rental equipment). Cancún has two 18-hole golf courses, Cancún Golf Club at Pok-Ta-Pok, 10 km (6 miles) away and Hilton Cancún Golf Club, 0.5 km (less than half a mile) away. The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the hotel fees may apply.
  • Beach volleyball on site
  • Boat tours nearby
  • Yoga classes/instruction on site
  • Scuba diving nearby
  • Snorkeling nearby
  • Kayaking nearby
  • Parasailing nearby
  • Windsurfing nearby
  • Sailing nearby
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby
  • Aerobics on site
  • Basketball on site


Spa facilities are located in various areas of the property. Guests can enjoy poolside treatments overlooking the Caribbean Sea. Various treatments include manicures and the spa's signature Chocolate Massage.
  • Outdoor treatment areas
  • Couples treatment rooms
  • Massages on beach
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Body scrubs
  • Aromatherapy treatments
  • Hydrotherapy treatments
  • Massages
  • Body treatments
  • Facial treatments