Secrets Maroma Beach Riviera Cancun

Address: Carretera Federal Cancun - Puerto Juarez, Playa del Carmen, Riviera Maya, Yucatan Peninsula, CP 77710, Mexico | 5 star resort
 
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This 5 star resort, located on Carretera Federal Cancun - Puerto Juarez, Playa del Carmen, is near The Jungle Place, Mexico Blue Dream, Geofish Dive, and Coco Cabana.
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      TravelPod Member ReviewsSecrets Maroma Beach Riviera Cancun Playa del Carmen

      Reviewed by crakes

      The Secrets Out

      Reviewed Oct 9, 2014
      by (7 reviews) Yonkers & Raleigh , United States Flag of United States

      The Secrets Maroma resort is large; so large in fact that I was surprised at first to hear it had 100% occupancy. After being there a couple of days and talking to numerous other travelers during my stay it became easy to see why this resort along with the Riviera Maya region is so popular. Staff is plentiful, friendly, courteous and quick to assist. Grounds are lush and beautifully landscaped. Specialty restaurants have a nice decor and ambiance, including open air seating. Food is fair to excellent. We had a fantastic meal in the Italian Portofino, and very good meal in the French Bordeaux. Breakfast in the World Cafe was delicious daily. Pool buffets are set up for lunch in different locations depending on the day and waitstaff roam about offering up specialty selections. Traditional grill items and Mexican fare are easily found.

      Reservations are only taken in the Japanese restaurant and elsewhere for groups of 8 or more. The No Reservations policy comes with its positives and negatives. Lounge at the beach or pool as long as you like but arrive to eat after 7:30 pm and expect to wait. We passed time quickly by people watching on the common area veranda and enjoying local entertainment in the large lobby bar. House wines come from Mexico, Chile, Spain and Argentina. The supplemental wine list has a decent selection for those wanting more. In addition to the large and attractive lobby bar, there is a thatched roof beach bar and sports bar along with a swim up pool bar, each drawing a friendly crowd. Entertainment is hit or miss depending on your taste. We saw a very funny comedian and really enjoyed the Star Gazer beach party.

      The only two things I found with room for improvement were refinement of the welcome routine, as it felt a little disjointed and discouraging the coati from roaming the grounds. While I appreciate the eco-friendly and sustainable environment effort, some might find it unnerving.

      Overall I'd rate it 4.5 out of 5 stars

      This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.

      TripAdvisor Reviews Secrets Maroma Beach Riviera Cancun Playa del Carmen

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      Travel Blogs from Playa del Carmen

      Fun and Relaxation in Riviera Maya

      A travel blog entry by crakes on Oct 09, 2014

      6 photos

      With 100% occupancy at the large Secrets Maroma resort, it's safe to say that many adults can agree that tropical weather, beautiful beaches, luxurious accommodations, excellent service, and a variety of food and beverage choices are the recipe for a perfect couples stay!

      As has always been my experience when traveling in Mexico, they are …

      The pool, delicious mojito's and a private dinner!

      A travel blog entry by angandjen on Sep 12, 2014

      2 comments, 5 photos

      ... So we both decided to try all the choices except octopus. Mario got all excited then and continued on. He put chopped vegetables on the heat and moved them all around. Then he placed the rice on the heat and it was shaped like a panda with black cutouts and a little red tongue sticking out. It was so cute. He continued cooking and added bean sprouts to the rice and then he was flinging eggs all around him and catching them on his spatula unbroken. It was ...

      A Rough Plan

      A travel blog entry by davidandmaria on Mar 23, 2014

      1 comment, 2 photos

      ... be on the road in Mexico, secondly we would need to return the car to a different town which increments the cost.

      Our original plan was to continue south to Belize from Mexico, but instead we decided after hearing so many good things about Chiapas state that we should visit it. From there a logical continuation for the journey is to cross the border to Guatemala. There is still a chance though to head to Belize from Tikal if we ...

      First day of work

      A travel blog entry by johandahlberg on Nov 15, 2013

      ... this case today, Sunday. When we have more arrivals and more and more people are done studying and ready to work, our days off will be more irregular.

      The night was great, with a pre-party in one of the luxurious villas outside town where some of our guides live, followed by clubbing in Playa del Carmen. Our competitors Ving made an appearance. It will be a great season with a lot of work and a lot fun!

      Today we're hanging out at the beach.
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      Xcaret park

      A travel blog entry by lisajoa on Oct 24, 2013

      7 photos

      ... and saw the butterflies first. They have a whole enclosed botanical garden filled with butterflies. My favourite was the blue ones. We tried to walk round the park some more but decided the best idea was to do the underground river swim. It took us along time to find it and on the way we found some wifi so we tried to find another contact number for the hostel in Lima. Very frustrating as there was lots of ways to book it ...

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