ZAP WANDERLUST: Winter Escape to Fairmont Mayakoba

Summer has long passed and we're in the middle of those cold winter temps… so now, more than ever, a luxurious tropical vacation is top of mind. Located just 30 minutes south of Cancun on the Riviera Maya, the 240 acres of tropical forest, crystal clear waterways and Caribbean shoreline at the Fairmont Mayakoba resort is exactly what we need for a long weekend getaway this season.

From pampering spa experiences and relaxing along the secluded beaches, to exploring nature trails and enjoying Mexican, Latin and local cuisine, you have plenty of options for a long weekend escape from your daily routine.

  • Make your weekend a pampering one at the Willow Stream Spa where you can enjoy an invigorating massage overlooking the treetops of the mangrove forest. You’ll find unique treatments based on unique Mayan traditions featuring local herbs, essential oils and extracts.
  • Explore the gorgeous waters and tropical forests with boat tours, or kayak the waterways and breathtaking shores to take in the beautiful views. Ride along guided catamaran excursions to explore the unique lagoons and the beauty of the land.

  • If you’re a foodie lover, you can experience a variety of cuisines from chef Richard Sandoval. Plus, with their Premium Appetite for Luxury Inclusive package, you can receive unlimited dining and premium beverage service at El PuertoBrisasLa Laguna, the Lobby Lounge, all pools, both pool bars and beach. The property also offers a wide variety of culinary activities such as insect degustation, craft beer and mescal tastings, cooking classes and more.

Have we convinced you to book a weekend getaway yet?