Riviera Maya


Marriott Just Opened a St Regis Resort in the Riviera Maya 

Marriott Riviera Maya Resort St Regis

Marriott has opened its newest St Regis resort in the Caribbean region: the striking new St Regis Kanai Resort, Riviera Maya.  The luxury resort has 124 rooms and 19 suites in a setting in the new Kanai development on the […]


The 5 Best New Overwater Bungalow Resorts in the Caribbean  

Caribbean Overwater Bungalow

For decades, overwater bungalows were the exclusive specialty of the South Pacific.  Not anymore.  More and more overwater resorts are starting to pop around the Caribbean, from the islands of Panama to the heart of the Dutch Caribbean.  And while […]


In the Riviera Maya, a New Kind of Wellness Vacation

Andaz Mayakoba

There’s a new way to take a wellness vacation in the Riviera Maya.  The Andaz Mayakoba luxury resort has debuted a broad new wellness offering, from new spa itineraries to health cuisine.   Recently introduced options for guests’ health-focused itineraries […]


This Riviera Maya Luxury Resort Has a New GM

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The Fairmont Mayakoba luxury resort in the Riviera Maya has named a new general manager, Caribbean Journal has learned.  The Fairmont Mayakoba has named Jack van Teeffelen as its new general manager, after having served as interim general manager since […]

10 Caribbean Hotel and Residential Projects to Keep an Eye On


By Joe Pike, Special Contributor to CJI From Jamaica’s first UNICO hotel to JW Marriott’s first residential resort in the region, the Caribbean development pipeline continues to grow. That ranges from a new project by the Hartling Group in Turks […]

The 15 Best Adults Only Resorts to Visit in the Caribbean in 2023

adults only hotels resorts caribbean

Adults only resorts are the perfect accommodations for those looking to get intimate in a more serene, tranquil setting than larger, family-friendly resorts can sometimes offer. With a range of dramatic landscapes from unspoiled beaches to cliffs and rainforests , […]


Hyatt Just Opened a New All-Inclusive in the Riviera Maya 

hyatt riviera maya all-inclusive waterfront

Hyatt has opened a new adults-only resort in the Riviera Maya of Mexico.  It is the latest new resort in what has been a very busy month for Hyatt, which just last week debuted a new all-inclusive in Saint Lucia […]

The Riviera Maya Has a New Destination Restaurant  

the new eatery is open to non guests.

The hottest boutique hotel in the Riviera Maya is opening a new destination restaurant this month.  The new Estero restaurant will open its doors at La Casa de la Playa on Dec. 19.  Estero is the brainchild of world-renowned Virgilio […]

From Puerto Rico to Panama, 5 New Caribbean Adults-Only Hotels

puerto rico panama caribbean hotels

Whether you are just traveling alone with your significant other or you’ve managed to get a break from the wonderful, grueling work that is parenting, you won’t have trouble finding great adults-only resorts in the Caribbean. They’re the places that […]


Belmond Is Reopening Its Riviera Maya Resort Next Spring 

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Belmond is reopening its top resort in Mexico next spring, Caribbean Journal has learned.  The rebranded Belmond, a Maroma Hotel is set to reopen its doors on May 23, 2023, the property confirmed this week.  The long-awaited return of the […]

The Hilton Tulum Now Has An All-Inclusive Mezcal Bar 

all-inclusive tulum hilton mezcal

Hilton has made no secret of its Caribbean all-inclusive ambitions, with a wave of new openings concentrated in the Mexican Caribbean.  And the company is looking to reinvent all-inclusive in its own way, including in its latest innovation: the first […]

This is the Hottest New Beach Club in the Rivera Maya 

riviera maya beach club

The hottest new beach club in the Riviera Maya has officially opened its doors in the heart of the Riviera Maya’s luxury capital.  The new Maykana has debuted at the Fairmont Mayakoba resort, the latest addition to the Fairmont’s multimillion-dollar […]


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