This exclusive hotel is located directly beside the inviting, white sand beach that lies between CancÃºn and Playa del Carmen and is surrounded by the Riviera Maya. Close to the hotel, lying along the coast, is the second largest barrier reef in the work. Many interesting excursions can be made from this conveniently located hotel to archaeological sites to be found in the vicinity and it is not far to Playa del Carmen where guests will discover many shopping venues as well as restaurant, diverse bars, pubs, cafÃ©s and various nightlife venues. CancÃºn airport is about 35 minutes drive away.--This elegant hotel was opened in 2003 and comprises 3 floors with a total of 291 luxury rooms and suites. Amongst the facilities count a foyer with a 24-hour reception desk, a shopping arcade, 5 bars, and 6 restaurants (one offering Oriental and Asian specialities, one Mediterranean-Italian, one continental cuisine as well as a fourth restaurant that enjoys breathtaking views out over the beach and offers fresh fish and seafood and the Grill). Guests may additionally make use of the public Internet terminal, room medical and laundry services, a car park and a garage. Resort also have a beautiful Spa Finally, guests have access to the hotel's bewitching tropical gardens that surround the hotel.--The exclusive, elegant rooms come with a marble bathroom with a separate shower, a toilet, a hairdryer, a direct dial telephone, satellite/ cable TV (music channels), a CD/ DVD player, Internet access, a minibar stocked with wine, beer, soft drinks and water, a minibar/ fridge, air conditioning and a hire safe. Each of the tastefully decorated rooms also comes with a balcony or a terrace (selected rooms enjoy views out over the sea).