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Fairmont Mayakoba

Ctra. Federal Cancun, Playa del Carmen KM. 298 , Playa del Carmen, Solidaridad Quintana Roo, Mexico


Fairmont Mayakoba


Insider Tip

El Cameleon, a Fairmont Hotels & Resorts Managed Golf course, is host to Mexico’s only official PGA Tour event.

Hotel Overview

Nearby cities
Set amid lagoons and a white-sand beach, Fairmont Mayakoba is south of Cancun and is part of a master-planned community just north of Playa del Carmen.
Comfortable lodging
Spacious guestrooms and suites are distributed among a main hotel and several <i>casitas</i>, many with lagoon or ocean views.
Pool, golf, spa
Guests have access 5 fresh water pools, kids club, 3 pool bars, lobby bar, 3 restaurants, deli café, and complimentary boat tour on the property.

Amenity highlights:

An impressive 20,000-square-foot spa features 20 treatment rooms, providing guests with top-notch service in a relaxing, unique atmosphere. Water activities are also a staple with the beach just steps away as well as five swimming pools on the property including a 10,000-square-foot free-form pool and water-slide, adults-only infinity edge pool and a children’s pool.

What to expect:

The Fairmont Mayakoba is a AAA Five-Diamond award winning resort boasting an array of exciting activities, fine cuisine and exquisite accommodations. Set in an affluent enclave, part of the larger Mayakoba resort community, this luxurious and private retreat offers exceptional service and an unequaled travel experience.


Ctra. Federal Cancun, Playa del Carmen KM. 298 , Playa del Carmen, Solidaridad Quintana Roo, Mexico


CUN - Cancun International Airport



  • Access via exterior corridors
  • Air conditioning
  • Balcony
  • Bathrobes
  • Bathroom scale
  • Bathroom telephone
  • Blackout drapes
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • CD player
  • Ceiling fan
  • Child care (in room, surcharge)
  • Clock radio
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Complimentary toiletries
  • Cribs (infant beds) available
  • Designer toiletries
  • DVD player
  • Electronic check-out
  • Electronic/magnetic keys
  • Extra towels/bedding in room
  • Hair dryer
  • Housekeeping
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available
  • In-room safe
  • Internet access - dial-up
  • Internet access - high speed
  • Internet access - surcharge
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Makeup mirror
  • Minibar
  • Multi-line phone
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Pay movies
  • Premium bedding
  • Premium TV channel(s)
  • Rollaway beds
  • Separate sitting area
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Slippers
  • Sofa bed
  • Turndown service
  • Turndown service (on request)
  • VCR
  • Voice mail
  • Wake-up calls
  • Welcome amenities
  • Window opens


Property Amenities

The Fairmont Mayakoba is located in the Mayan Riviera in Playa del Carmen, 68 km (42 miles) south of Cancun; near the Mayan Ruins and Cozumel Island. Wireless Internet access is available throughout the hotel (surcharge); a business center and meeting facilities are also provided. Airport transportation can be arranged for a fee; self parking is free. This hotel has beach access, and additional amenities which include five swimming pools, a fitness center, spa, kids club, four restaurants, and three bars. The 18-hole, par 72 El Camaleòn Golf Course includes seaside holes and play involving four cenotes (natural subterranean caves). A driving range and putting and pitching green, and a clubhouse with shower/locker facilities and a golf shop are all available. Fairmont Hotels and Resorts is scheduled to host the 2007 PGA Tour February 19-25, 2007 at El Camaleón Golf Course, located adjacent to Fairmont Mayakoba.

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Air-conditioned public areas
  • Airport transportation (surcharge)
  • Arcade/game room
  • ATM/banking

Number of rooms: 401


Extra person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.
Rollaway beds and cribs (infant beds) may be available and should be requested at the time of booking; fees may apply.
Photo identification and credit card or cash deposit is required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in. Special requests made via this Web site cannot be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.


Fairmont Mayakoba offers three restaurants and a European style cafe. For dining further afield, guests enjoy exchange privileges with all Mayakoba resorts.
El Puerto Restaurant
AAA Four-Diamond award winning restaurant; As Fairmont Mayakoba’s signature restaurant, El Puerto offers an enticing array of menu selections enticing amidst enchanting decor. In addition to the delightful fare, diners enjoy sweeping views of the property's navigable water canals. The menu captures the rich, seasonal and surprising flavors of the Caribbean and offers steaks grilled to perfection.
Las Brisas Restaurant & Lounge Bar
AAA Four-Diamond award winning restaurant; Lunch is served al fresco on the patio/deck of Las Brisas where guests are mesmerized by the sparkling views of the bejeweled Caribbean over fresh local fare. Dinner is upscale with a menu that features the best international cuisine with a Mexican touch.
La Laguna Grill & Bar
For a casual family ambiance, La Laguna Grill is the ideal spot. Perched on its own island and surrounded by the clear waters of the resort’s lagoons, La Laguna boasts and amazing breakfast buffet and offers a-la-carte lunch and dinner either inside or on the terrace overlooking the mangrove and water canals. The vast menu features local and international delicacies.
Las Olas & Aqua Pool Bars
Guests can enjoy margaritas and other tropical concoctions at the resort's two pool bars. Open throughout the day.
Café Maya
At Café Maya, guests may enjoy a gourmet coffee, mouthwatering pastries, rich ice creams and classic deli favorites. Café Maya also stocks all the essentials guests might need for their in-room refreshment centers, along with varied sundry items and Mexican souvenirs and 24/7 in-room dining service.
El Lobby Lounge
Afternoon tea, evening cocktails, and tasty botanas (traditional Mexican snacks) are offered daily.


The Fairmont Mayakoba features four swimming pools, including a 10,000-square-foot main pool with swim-up bar, children's pool with waterslide, and two infinity pools. A private beach with cabanas and chaise lounges is located nearby and can be reached by shuttle, motor boat, or bicycle. Guests also have access to the first Greg Norman-designed golf course in Mexico. The golf course, El Camaleòn Golf Course, winds under a forest canopy and through tropical landscape bordering the resort. Fairways are lined with sand dunes and mangroves with challenges including cenotes (subterranean caves). A driving range and putting and pitching green, as well as clubhouse and golf shop are also on site. Bicycles are provided complimentary for use on the Fairmont Mayakoba property, and a variety of local tours and excursions can be arranged through the resort's activity desk. Kids ages 4 to 12 enjoy three hours of complimentary supervised Kid's Club daily. The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the hotel; fees may apply.
  • Aerobics
  • Bicycle rentals
  • Golf - driving range
  • Golfing
  • Hiking/biking trails
  • Running track/path
  • Scuba diving
  • Snorkeling
  • Tennis
  • Yoga classes/instruction