The Barcelo Maya Palace Deluxe is one of the finest all inclusive resorts that can be found in Mexico's Mayan Riviera region. Situated along the coast, this proud recipient of AAA’s Four Diamond Award offers direct access to a stunning beach and so much more. The facilities are certainly complete and offer something for all ages, and it is difficult to find fault with the inviting guest units. Add in the fantastic all inclusive packages, and it only becomes more clear that the Barcelo Maya Palace Deluxe can be a great place to go for that next great beach vacation.
Rooms & Suites
Rooms & Suites
All of the rooms at the Barcelo Maya Palace come in the form of spacious suites. Each of these suites does well to blend comfort with style and offers plenty in the way of elegance. The most exclusive units are the two Presidential Suites. They provide their privileged guests with more than 2,000 square feet of living space, not to mention over sized terraces with luxurious hot tubs. About half the size of the Presidential Suites are the Suite Ocean Front Club Premium Rooms and the Family Junior Suites. They offer 1,018 square feet of space. The remaining guest units – the Junior Suite Deluxes and the Junior Suite Deluxe Ocean Front Club Premiums – offer more than 500 square feet themselves, so they are hardly cramped. Common amenities across the board include a terrace or balcony, a flat screen TV, an alarm clock, a minibar with free daily refills, a digital safe, a coffee maker, air conditioning, a ceiling fan, a bathrobe, slippers, and a fully-equipped bathroom. The list doesn’t end there, and things only get better when you also consider the resort’s ample facilities.
Dining & Bars
Dining & Bars
Among the numerous Barcelo Maya Palace Deluxe facilities are a healthy amount of restaurants and bars. The restaurants include both a-la-carte and buffet restaurants, so guests should have little trouble finding something that suits their taste. Among the cuisines that are on offer at the various eateries are Mexican cuisine, American cuisine, French cuisine, and Asian fusion cuisine. There is also a Mediterranean-style restaurant that specializes in seafood and another restaurant that offers Brazilian-style roast meats. At the bars, premium brands are featured. The all inclusive program at the Barcelo Maya Palace Deluxe applies to several of the restaurants and also covers both national and international drinks.
Barcelo Maya Beach
Complementing the restaurants and bars at the Barcelo Maya Palace Deluxe are a number of other enticing facilities. The discussion about these facilities should arguably begin with the beach. A lovely seaside stretch, it boasts soft white sand to go with its clear turquoise waters and numerous palm trees. In addition to swimming and sunbathing, beachgoers can do some sailing, snorkeling, or windsurfing, among other things. There’s even the opportunity to play beach volleyball. Bordering the beach are various swimming pool areas that are also dotted with palms, and families with kids are sure to appreciate the beachfront children’s water park. Other facilities at the splendid Barcelo Maya Palace Deluxe include a spa, a disco, a miniature golf course, two floodlit tennis courts, a gym, a Kids Club, a Teen Club, meeting rooms, and a theater that plays hosts to various shows. It should be noted that while most things are included in the rates, some facilities and activities at the Barcelo Maya Palace Deluxe require additional charges.
Barcelo Palace Map
Barcelo Palace Map
Consult a map of the Barcelo Maya Palace Deluxe, and you will notice just how close the resort is to the water. Quite simply, guests don’t have to go very far to get to the beach. The resort unfolds where the sand ends. Set along much of the beach are pools, the kids waterpark, and various other facilities. Upon arrival at the Barcelo Maya Palace Deluxe, guests can get help making sense of the resort’s layout by hopping on the Express Maya train. This train can also be a good way to get around the grounds in general. It visits the whole resort complex and is free to ride. The Express Maya train departs every 20 minutes between the hours of 8 am and 2 am. On the grander scale of things, the Barcelo Maya Palace Deluxe is situated approximately 15 miles from Playa del Carmen and just under 22 miles from the town of Tulum. The Cancun International Airport is about 45 miles away, while the distance from the resort to Cancun itself is approximately 53 miles. Other Barcelo brand resorts are found within the more immediate area and include the Barcelo Maya Caribe, the Barcelo Maya Tropical, and the Barcelo Maya Colonial.