Fairmont Mayakoba

Mexico, Playa del Carmen

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  • A family friendly resort in the heart of Riviera Maya 
  • Optional all inclusive so you can enjoy everything the resort has to offer 
  • Interconnecting rooms perfect for families and groups 

The Fairmont Mayakoba is a world-renowned luxury hotel located in the heart of the Riviera Maya in Mexico. Nestled amongst a lush tropical landscape, this stunning resort boasts an array of world-class amenities and services to suit everyone. Perfect for families, there is a relaxed atmosphere and interconnecting rooms available, allowing you to spend quality time together as a family.  

Refurbished in 2022, the Fairmont Mayakoba features fresh, spacious, and elegantly decorated rooms with spectacular views across the surrounding jungle and lagoon. All rooms are equipped with modern amenities including Wi-Fi, flat screen TVs and large comfortable beds to ensure a truly relaxing stay. 

Guests can indulge in a wide range of dining experiences from exquisite gourmet dishes to casual beach dining. The hotel also offers a vast treatment list at the spa, a fitness centre and championship golf course for those looking to keep active and practice their swing. There is also a Kids Club to keep the little ones occupied. Guests can also use the facilities at the other hotels in the Mayakoba resort, however these incur an extra charge. 

Try your hand at some watersports at the beach such as snorkelling or kayaking or take a leisurely bike ride around the resort. Take a day trip to the nearby Mayan ruins or experience the vibrancy of the local culture.  

With stunning natural surroundings, modern amenities and plenty of choice, Fairmont Mayakoba is the perfect destination for your next luxury holiday to Mexico.


Bars & Restaurants

Tauro Steakhouse

A spectacular steakhouse, Tauro offers a unique dining experience for all guests.

La Laguna Restaurant

Combining elements of traditional and contemporary methods, La Laguna is the ultimate hotspot for Mexican cuisine.

Fuego at Maykana

The perfect spot to watch the sun set, dine outdoors from the wood fire grill.

Bassano Italian Restaurant

Bassano delivers big flavour in every dish on the menu. Enjoy Italian classics or a pizza from the beautifully designed outdoor oven.

Brisas at Maykana

Enjoy fresh a la carte breakfast options at Brisas. Then dine on mezze and Mediterranean bites at lunch.

Gaia at Maykana

Gaia is the signature restaurant of the Fairmont and is a seafood delight offering fresh, local produce.

Ki’ Beach Bar & Korean Grill

Ki’ is a vibrant beach bar throughout the day and turns into an intimate Korean grill at night.

Cantina Esmeralda

Traditionally Mexican, Cantina Esmeralda provides a cosy atmosphere perfect for evening get-togethers.

Café Maya

Enjoy specialty coffees and teas, Mexican pastries and treats at Café Maya.

Aqua Pool Bar

Lounge poolside with your favourite cocktail in hand. Aqua Bar is an adult’s only water lounge. 

Hix-Bar & Lounge

Enjoy a drink on the terrace and admire the views across the peaceful water canals of Mayakoba.

Las Olas Pool Bar

Cool off in the pool and then enjoy a refreshing cocktail from Las Olas Pool Bar. 

Beach & Pools

Swimming Pools

There are an amazing seven freshwater pools including an adult only pool and a children’s pool with a water slide.

For Families

Kids Club

The Kids Club offers fun-filled activities for the little ones to enjoy. With a play zone and creation zone, they’ll make memories to last a lifetime.

Spa & Wellness


Relax and rejuvenate in the heart of a tropical jungle at the Fairmont Spa with a whole range of treatments.

Fitness Centre

Keep fit whilst on holiday with state-of-the-art equipment in the fitness centre.

Activities & Entertainment


Enjoy a round of golf and practice your swing on the golf course.

About the location

The Fairmont is located in the heart of the Mayakoba resort in Mexico. Set amongst tropical jungle, the Fairmont enjoys close proximity to the turquoise blue waters and pristine sands of the Caribbean. The hotel is just 40 minutes from Cancun Airport and just 15 minutes from Playa del Carmen.

Transfer time

40 minutes from Cancun airport.
King Room

Sleeps 3

Enjoy a relaxing stay in the King Room with comfortable King size bed and fall asleep to the sounds of the tropical jungle.

King Room (Resort View)

Sleeps 2

Enjoy sweeping views of the resort from your private balcony in this King Room.

2 Queen Beds Room (Resort View)

Sleeps 4

This room features exotic dark woods paired with soft muted tones topped off with beautiful views across the resort. 

King Deluxe Room

Sleeps 3

The King Deluxe Room comes with a furnished private terrace, a comfortable King size bed and a wide range of modern amenities.

2 Queen Beds Room

Sleeps 4

With two Queen size beds, this room is bright and comfortable with Yucatan cultural touches.

2 Queen Beds Deluxe Room

Sleeps 4

Feel relaxed in this Deluxe Room with two Queen size beds. Take in the glorious views from your private furnished terrace.

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Tripadvisor review May 16 2024
I want to thank the staff. They were INCREDIBLY helpful for a room change and made 100% difference in my experience. Mayakoba is a relaxing and peaceful side of Cancun. The upgrades at Fairmont make...
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Tripadvisor review May 15 2024
We had a great stay at the Residences for a bachelorette getaway weekend. Edgar and Alejandro were our butlers and went above and beyond to make our stay extra personalized and comfortable. Edgar...
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