Play Like a Pro at Fairmont Mayakoba
Not every sport allows its fans to follow in the footsteps of their favorite stars, but golfers can. This fall, Fairmont Mayakoba, located on Mexico’s beautiful Riviera Maya near Cancun, is offering golf guests the opportunity to play a true PGA Tour-caliber golf course while enjoying AAA Five-Diamond luxury with its Golf in Riviera Maya package.
The package combines accommodations at Fairmont Mayakoba with golf at El Camaleon Golf Course, the host site of the PGA Tour’s OHL Classic at Mayakoba taking place from November 7th to 13th, 2016.
Guests who book the package will enjoy playing the same golf course of their favorite PGA Tour stars and then reliving the experience while watching the action as it airs live on television. Rates for the package start at $285 USD per night, double occupancy plus applicable taxes and resort fee. Additional rounds of golf at El Camaleon can be reserved at the special Fairmont guest rate.
Designed by legendary golfer Greg Norman, El Camaleón Golf Course winds its way through the resort’s varied eco-systems transitioning from forest to mangrove to beach and back again, thus earning its moniker. Along the way, golfers encounter beautiful and thrilling challenges such as golf holes that incorporate natural cenotes (subterranean caverns), crystal-clear lagoons and two exceptional par 3s with greens perched on the beach sand with the Caribbean Sea as a backdrop. El Camaleon also is home to Mexico’s only Jim McLean Golf School.
Fairmont Mayakoba is 40 miles south of Cancun along the Riviera Maya, near the popular resort town of Playa del Carmen. The property is nestled within 240 acres of tropical forest intersected by crystal clear waterways and bordering a pristine Caribbean shoreline with a picturesque white sand beach.
The resort completely renovated all four of its restaurants, partnering with celebrity chef Richard Sandoval to create exciting new culinary experiences for guests. The specially curated menus are distinctive to each restaurant and blend modern Mexican, Latin and coastal concepts, providing fresh, eclectic dining options within this world-class resort.
The majority of the resorts 401 rooms and suites feature spa style bathrooms and furnished balconies or terraces with views over the tropical forest, beautifully maintained gardens, or the azure Caribbean Sea. In addition to PGA Tour-caliber golf, Fairmont Mayakoba is home to an acclaimed Willow Stream Spa with 20 treatment rooms, including a unique couple’s suite in the treetops; two mineral pools and steam rooms.
In addition, Fairmont Mayakoba features five beautifully designed swimming pools, including a spectacular 10,000-square-foot free-form pool and waterslide, a children’s play pool, and an adults-only infinity-edge pool overlooking the lagoon.
Finally, in addition to luxury accommodations and golf, the Golf in Riviera Maya package provides access to all of Fairmont Mayakoba’s charms including a beautiful beach with unlimited non-motorized watersports: kayaking, sailing, stand-up paddle boarding, guided catamaran tours and snorkeling, in addition to other included activities; tennis and paddle courts; complimentary use of BMW bicycles on propertyand on-property bird-watching boat tours. Wi-Fi and valet parking are also included. Guests may also customize their stays by adding a meal plan, airport transfers and more to their reservations by taking advantage of promotional pricing at reservation time.
For reservations contact your Travel Agent or Meeting Planner, call 1(800) 540 6088 or visit fairmont.com/mayakoba