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Marriott Launches New Innovative Luxury Resort In The Riviera Maya

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Marriott has officially inaugurated the luxurious Riviera Maya EDITION at Kanai, a groundbreaking new property for the ultimate relaxing getaway in paradise.

With one of the most pristine white-sand coastlines in the Mexican Caribbean, the Riviera Maya is an increasingly trendy destination for high-end luxury.

aerial view of a white sand beach in the riviera maya

But unlike many other resorts, Marriott’s newest undertaking aims to redefine opulence with its unique mix of lavish amenities and innovative activities.

As the Mexican Caribbean heads into the peak of the winter high season, here’s a look at what sets this 5-star resort apart from the competition.

New Marriott Luxury Property Captivates Travelers In Riviera Maya

The Riviera Maya is a popular resort destination stretching from Puerto Morelos all the way south to Punta Allen in southern Quintana Roo. Home to multiple sub-destinations, this sun-soaked region has become immensely popular for its stunning high-end properties.

The latest luxury resort to open its doors to travelers is the eclectic Riviera Maya EDITION at Kanai, which is captivating travelers with its unique mix of lavish amenities and innovative on-site activities. 

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Situated on a 620-acre nature reserve complete with untouched white-sand beaches and verdant nature, this high-end property sets the tone for a relaxing stay from the get-go. Inside, the massive resort boasts plenty of greenery, filling the senses with peace and calm.

Boasting just 182 suites, this resort is all about high-end indulgence with a sustainable twist; from the minimalist exterior design to the intricate interior finishes, the new luxury retreat delivers a powerful first impression. 

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Travelers will find a comprehensive selection of room categories, ranging from the Deluxe Guest room all the way to the largest penthouse suite in North America, featuring ample views of the Caribbean Sea and beautiful private pools.

Guests can immerse themselves in the resort’s beautiful Mayan-inspired layout, which incorporates elements from the ancient culture across three themes: the sky, earth, and the magical underworld realm.

During their stay, travelers will see stunning pools, lush vegetation, and plenty of open views towards the ocean, providing for a relaxing and rejuvenating stay. 

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EDITION at Kanai offers discerning travelers an extensive variety of unique activities to guarantee a highly authentic and personalized experience.

One of the resort’s highlights includes unique culinary offerings crafted by world-class chefs Franciso Ruano and Tomás Bermúdez. Meanwhile, five different restaurants cater to even the pickiest eater. 

With wellness travel skyrocketing in popularity, EDITION boasts a gorgeous spa inspired by the thousands of freshwater sinkholes that dot the Mexican Caribbean landscape.

Wood, stone, and water ensure a fully relaxing experience for wellness travelers.

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The brand-new property is conveniently located between Cancun and Playa del Carmen and a short distance from both Cancun International Airport as well as the new Felipe Carrillo International Airport in Tulum. 

An all-inclusive property, travelers won’t have to worry about booking tours and arranging reservations during their stay.

And with hotels in the Riviera Maya expected to be nearly fully sold out this winter, EDITION at Kanai is an excellent choice for first-time and returning travelers. 

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The Riviera Maya is one of the most popular choices for all-inclusive getaways in the Mexican Caribbean this winter.

The sunny region encompasses everything from bustling cultural hotspots like Puerto Morelos to more exclusive enclaves like Kanai, meaning there’s a little bit of everything for all travel types.

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