JW Marriott, Cancun

In Editor Picks, Hotels, North America by LA Travel Magazine

jwmc_infinity_pool_v11smA recipient of the highly honored AAA Five Diamond Hotel Award, the JW Marriott Cancun Resort & Spa offers an incredible experience in the heart of Mexico’s top tourist destination. Located in the Cancun Hotel Zone, this luxury resort renders unparalleled service immersed in the breathtaking setting of the Caribbean Sea’s turquoise waters and ivory sand beaches. This sprawling property includes exclusive Club 91 accommodations on its 14th floor, a top-rated Mayan spa, and three world-class restaurants.

Each room features a private balcony or terrace, a gateway to a jaw-dropping ocean view. The resort’s rooms and suites include 32-inch flat-panel TVs, cozy robes, deluxe hotel bathrooms, a refreshing rain shower, and plush Revive Bedding.

To experience Five Diamond Cancun hotel services, visit Club 91 where the staff goes above and beyond to meet every need. Influenced by the pyramid of Kukulcán, Club 91 is an exclusive luxury retreat blending the sophistication of a private club with first-class services and lavish amenities.

The Grand Ocean Club Room, the ultimate suite and Club 91 guest accommodation, includes the special benefits of complimentary hot buffet breakfast, a midday snack, afternoon tea, hors d’oeuvres, dessert, a late night snack, complimentary cocktails and non-alcoholic beverages. Guests of this 1,344 square foot room will also receive five daily food and beverage presentations, transportation for three or more nights of their stay, pre-arrival vacation planning, evening turn-down service, butler service, and newspaper delivered to room on request.

JW0510smDining choices between this resort and its neighboring property, the CasaMagna Marriott, provide plenty to choose from. At the Sedona Grille, delve into delicious Southwestern taste. With a casual ambiance and tantalizing dishes, this venue is perfect for groups or families. Try the Sedona Bu Alo Burger, made with chipotle honey glaze, avocado, roasted piquillo, cherrywood smoked bacon, and Bermuda onion marmalade. For an authentic Mexican dish, order the Tequila Sunrise Fusilli Pasta, created with hickory smoked chicken, black beans, sweet corn, peppers, and tequila cream sauce.

Seafood fans should visit the nearby restaurant Lorenzillos, less than two miles away from the JW Marriott. This lobster house has its own lobster farm, serving the freshest seafood from farm to table. Sip a glass of white wine, admire the evening lights on the water, and regale your senses with the freshest catch of the day.

The Mayan inspired Spa at the JW Marriott Cancun Resort & Spa introduces guests to a world of calm serenity. Schedule an appointment for a variety of treatments or services ranging from a Body Scrub to a Couple’s Massage to a Foot Bath. Kids Services are also available, as are makeup services, a full hair and nail salon, fitness counseling, and the unique opportunity to take massage lessons.

The Spa offers an extensive list of special packages, including Wedding Packages. The Chu’úupal K’in: Sun Princess package, for example, includes the bride’s hairstyle of choice, bride’s make up, a golden bath, golden body wrap, and classic of French manicure.

JW CancunsmsPlunging pools, a lap pool, a spa restaurant, and separate Men’s and Women’s Lounges all invite you to let go and find peace in this surreal spa haven. For one of the locally-innovated treatments offered at this unique spa, schedule a Mexican Sand Buffer. This 25 minute process exfoliates the skin using the soft white sands from along the coast of Cancun, with added ingredients to the scrub mixture to re-hydrate and soften rough skin.

The Fitness Center provides group exercise classes, such as Pilates, Kickboxing, Spinning, and Core Training. Re-energize your body after a workout by stopping at the Health Bar, where you can purchase energy drinks, healthy smoothies, and vegetable extracts.jwmc_tennis_v1sm

Take a dip in the 14 foot outdoor dive pool with an artificial reef, or for a quiet swim spend an afternoon at the Adult Free Form Outdoor Pool. A Family Free Form Outdoor Pool is perfect for kids, and the Indoor Spa Pool welcomes any guests 18 years or older. Beyond the pools, sunbathe on the inviting sand of the resort’s onsite beach.

The resort is conveniently near great locations for outdoor eco-adventures. Explore Chichen Itza, the renown Mayan ruins. Zip line through Xplor Park Cancun and view underground rivers. The hotel also allows easy access to the Tulum Archaeological Site. Between ancient history and the timeless azure beaches, Cancun has plenty to experience, and the JW Marriott offers the best world-class stay in the region.