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Akumal Bay Beach & Wellness Resort

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Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

Greetings to my friends at Akumal Bay Beach & Wellness Resort, I absolutely had to write a review to this site boasting about our amazing vacation we experienced and received at the Fabulous Akumal Bay Beach & Wellness Resort. Upon arrival at this resort the greeting team from the front desk staff Betzel and our Resort Tour Lady Monica to...

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1Thank John S
Coventry, United Kingdom
Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

We booked this hotel because every room has a hot tub and sea views and also for the turtles and we weren't disappointed. Stayed for a couple of weeks in August and emailed guest services before we left the UK to request a room in a quieter block. Stayed in block 4 which was quiet away from the main bar....

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1Thank Marie G
Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We are so glad that we returned to this hotel! It was just as good as last year! You can't go wrong at this hotel. We stayed in building 2 this year (building 1 last year). It is close to everything and we liked it as it is right beside the pool and just steps from there to the beach....

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3Thank Karen S
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

peaceful, relaxing, elegant, worth every bit you pay & more! I attended Beginner's Yoga every morning at 9am & always came away feeling totally relaxed. I also attended the Zumba Water Aerobic Class! The Instructor Beaz

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5Thank Linda W
ABBWR, Guest Relations Manager at Akumal Bay Beach & Wellness Resort, responded to this review

Dear Linda W, Thank you for sharing your comments regarding your recent experience at Akumal Bay – Beach & Wellness Resort. It is a pleasure to know we were able to provide you with a relaxing holiday right on the beach. We greatly appreciate you mentioning our Yoga & Fitness classes and our instructor Beatriz. We are looking forward to...

Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We have just got back from another great week in Akumal Bay. The room was awesome with a walk straight off the deck onto the beach which our two young kids loved. The whole place is clean and very well kept, all the staff are really friendly. The beach and the sea there is perfect, we saw some turtles and...

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3Thank Ian B
ABBWR, Guest Relations Manager at Akumal Bay Beach & Wellness Resort, responded to this review

Dear Ian B, We would like to express our gratitude for the time you have taken to share your review. Our staff members are one of our biggest assets and it is thanks to their efforts, kindness and smiles we are able to provide this unique kind of service. Once again we greatly appreciate your feedback and will be waiting...

Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

We recently spent 10 days at ABBWR and must say that the service was excellent! I was thrilled that the resort offered spin classes, Zumba, Pilates which were all done by an excellent and fun instructor, Beatriz. The beach is beautiful with great snorkelling and we also enjoyed going into the town of Akumal for lunch and dinner at La...

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ABBWR, Guest Relations Manager at Akumal Bay Beach & Wellness Resort, responded to this review

Dear Gigi B, We would like to thank you for the kind comments, we are glad you have enjoyed your stay with us and hope you found in Akumal Bay - Beach & Wellness Resort the perfect spot for your next vacation, we are “your home under the sun”. Looking forward to seeing you again anytime soon. Best regards, Emanuele...

Durham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We booked after reading the reviews and also the price so were a little apprehensive & without repeating too much of what others have said, I will say that most or all of the other positive reviews are accurate. The resort was better than we had expected, the food was great with so many choices and we tried all of...

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ABBWR, Guest Relations Manager at Akumal Bay Beach & Wellness Resort, responded to this review

Dear Glenn J, We would like to thank you for the kind comments, we are glad you have enjoyed your stay with us and hope you found in Akumal Bay - Beach & Wellness Resort the perfect spot for your next vacation, we are “your home under the sun”. Looking forward to seeing you again anytime soon. Best regards, Emanuele...

Surrey, Canada
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Our 49th wedding anniversary. Greeted by a towel and drink. Went to room and greeted with a bouquet of flowers, bottle of champagne, fruit plate and swan decorated bed with rose pedals. In building 2 everything is so convenient. Pool, Ocean and restaurants are not too far to walk. Beautiful ocean and pool view. Everything is well maintained. At pool...

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ABBWR, Guest Relations Manager at Akumal Bay Beach & Wellness Resort, responded to this review

Dear 69bigmac, It is an honor to receive such detailled compliments regarding your experience in Akumal Bay – Beach & Wellness Resort. We look forward to welcoming you back to our your Home Under The Sun anytime soon. Kind Regards. Emanuele B. I'NA YANA KIN (my home under the sun)

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Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

Just got back from an unforgettable week at the Akumal Bay Beach & Wellness Resort. Would go back again in a heartbeat. Loved every second of our holiday. Pros: -delicious food at the buffet and 4 restaurants. No reservations taken- just turn up. -health food lovers, rejoice- everything you want is there: chia seeds, sprouts, brown rice, lentils, cut up...

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ABBWR, Guest Relations Manager at Akumal Bay Beach & Wellness Resort, responded to this review

Dear nairnsy, Thank you very much for taking the time to share your experience with us. It is very pleasant to read reviews like yours that highlight with details every little thing that you have enjoyed in Akumal Bay – Beach & Wellness Resort and please rest assured that the staff mentioned will be recognized for the excellent service provided...

Guelph, Canada
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The room and amenities were fantastic. The service was exceptional. The beach was clean and beautiful. The wellness services are fantastic and the setting is phenomenal. There is a good selection of different foods to try. I must say again the service is exceptional.

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ABBWR, Guest Relations Manager at Akumal Bay Beach & Wellness Resort, responded to this review

Dear j0hngriffith, We would like to thank you for the kind comments, we are glad you have enjoyed your stay with us and hope you found in Akumal Bay - Beach & Wellness Resort the perfect spot for your next vacation, we are “your home under the sun”. Looking forward to seeing you again anytime soon. Best regards, Emanuele B....

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Room Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
In the ancient language of the Mayas, long before Cancun, there was a magic place called Akumal "Place of Turtles". Between Playa del Carmen and Tulum, Akumal Bay - Beach & Wellness Resort offers one of the best beaches anywhere, with almost a mile of white sandy powder beach, world-class snorkeling with sea turtles and top diving with a great variety of life that thrives within the live coral reef just steps from our guest room. The relaxed atmosphere in Akumal captivates the spirit of a laid back Mayan Riviera beachside town. Akumal Bay - Beach & Wellness Resort offers a truly unique experience for guests seeking the best possible beach vacation. All guest rooms are located in 4 buildings within steps of the ocean and feature breathtaking views of Akumal Bay. With the convenience of an All-Inclusive, we provide our guests with a sophisticated simplicity and friendly service in the intimate atmosphere of a small resort. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Akumal Bay Beach & Wellness Resort

Address: Km. 104 Carretera Federal Cancun-Chetumal, Akumal 77760, Mexico (Formerly Akumal Beach Resort)
Region: Mexico > Yucatan Peninsula > Quintana Roo > Riviera Maya > Akumal
Price Range: $326 - $774 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Akumal Bay Beach & Wellness Resort 4*
Number of rooms: 310
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Also Known As:
Akumal Beach Hotel Akumal
Beach Resort Akumal
Akumal Beach Resort Mexico
Akumal Bay Beach & Wellness Resort Riviera Maya, Mexico
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#1 Top resorts Hotel in Akumal
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Akumal
#1 Spa Hotel in Akumal
#1 Luxury Hotel in Akumal
#1 Family Hotel in Akumal
#3 Romantic Hotel in Akumal
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“Building 1 was great, quieter than building 2 which is closer to the bar and music. We had a ground floor which was great for the kids.”
 of 5 bubbles Z3372NPianb, 25 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Building 2 on 2nd floor is great. Right over pool. The 2rd floor are pent houses.”
 of 5 bubbles 69bigmac, 24 Mar 2017 | Read review
“All rooms have a beautiful beach view.”
 of 5 bubbles j0hngriffith, 23 Mar 2017 | Read review
“amazing snorkeling right on your beach....no excursion required!”
 of 5 bubbles BurkeS1, 23 Mar 2017 | Read review
“All rooms face the sea, the higher up the better the view.”
 of 5 bubbles 99popeyedad, 23 Mar 2017 | Read review
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