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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 […]

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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

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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 

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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  

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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

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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 

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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 

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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 […]


This Riviera Maya Luxury Hotel Is Expanding 

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The popular Hotel Esencia on the Riviera Maya of Mexico is expanding, Caribbean journal has learned.  The Hotel Esencia is adding a new villa to the property: the Esencia Mansion, slated to open its doors in September 2022. The 12,000-square-foot […]

Nickelodeon Resorts' Preschool Event Is Back in Punta Cana

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Nickelodeon Hotels and Resorts is bringing back its popular preschool program in Punta Cana.  The Nick Jr. Friends Event, an annual fall event for preschoolers, is back in Punta Cana from Sept. 8 through Oct. 31, 2022.  The event, which […]

Riviera Maya All-Inclusive Resort Completes Renovation 

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The Viva Wyndham Azteca all-inclusive in the Riviera Maya has completed a major renovation project.  The oceanfront resort, part of the Playacar complex in the Riviera Maya, has unveiled a refurbished pool and undergone a complete upgrade of all of […]


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