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The all-inclusive Catalonia Riviera Maya Resort & Spa is located on the white sand beaches of Puerto Aventuras, just 50 miles from the airport. This is a tourist development that boasts a marina for yachts, a golf course, restaurants, and dolphin tanks, all within easy reach of the main Riviera Maya attractions including Tulum, Xel-Ha, and Xcaret.

The hotel's 423 rooms are known for their spacious layouts and beautiful Mexican-Caribbean decor. The terraces and balconies are an essential feature enabling one to feel the soft Caribbean breezes, even while in bed. From the rooms, you can fully enjoy the Caribbean experience.

Near the pool and next to the sea, there is a wonderful place for refreshments and snacks. Seven restaurants and seven bars offer variety, quality, and great service. Discover authentic Mexican cuisine or savor the best of international cuisine. You will also enjoy the theme restaurants: Asian cuisine, Steak House, Creperie, and more! In addition, you can choose from a wide range of Caribbean cocktails, refreshments, juices, and snacks.

The resort offers everything from aquatic sports, relaxing massages and live music to extraordinary views in unforgettable locations. Five pools are located next to the sea, with Jacuzzis for those looking to relax. The Alegria Spa offers a full range of spa services (fee) for you to enjoy, and the privileged setting of the hotel offers you the opportunity to try out several championship golf courses. There is also a children's area. Have fun in the water or relax with a cocktail under Caribbean palms or at the poolside bar!

The hotel's staff is made up of a complete team of professionals. Their mission is to ensure that you have a fantastic vacation, and they will do everything possible to ensure that you do!

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HOTEL LOCATION
The Catalonia is only a few minutes driving time from Tulum, Xel-Ha, and Xcaret. It is located beachfront in the middle of the touristy corridor, within walking distance of the restaurants and shops at Puerto Aventuras, 20km from Playa del Carmen.
Address: LOTE 1, MANZANA 18/PLANO 2 XCACEL A
PUERTO AVENTURAS
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Local Phone: 984-875-1020
Toll Free Phone: 877-251-0376
Fax: 52-984-877-3312
HOTEL FACILITIES
Barber / Beauty Salon
Boutique Shops
Car Rental
Concierge
Currency Exchange
Disco / Nightclub
Laundry / Dry Cleaning Service
Parking(Complimentary)
Physician on Call
Shopping Mall Nearby (Playa del Carmen)
Pools
Number of Pools: 5
Outdoor Pools: 5     
The hotel offers five outdoor swimming pools, three of which overlook the adjoining beachfront. Pool features include a swim-up bar, scuba lessons, and pool volleyball.
Golf: NEARBY
Puerto Aventuras Golf Club - Just 5 minutes walking from the hotel. Golf course in not part of the hotel.
The Puerto Aventuras Golf Club features a 3,255 yard course designed by Tomas Dehmann.
Holes: 9
Green Fees: Fee requred.
Cart Fee: Fee required.
Caddy: No
Tennis
Number of Courts: 2
Outdoor Courts: 2
Lighted Courts: 2
Court Fee: Free during day
Water Sports on Site
Scuba: Additional Charge
Snorkeling: Additional Charge
Hobie Cats: Complimentary
Paddle Boats: Complimentary
Other Sports Available
Bicycles: Complimentary
Other Sports: Volleyball, Basketball.
Health Club / Spa
Aerobics: Complimentary
Jacuzzi: Additional Charge
Massage: Additional Charge
Nautilus Equipment: Additional Charge
Sauna: Additional Charge
Steam Room: Additional Charge
Manicure / Pedicure: Additional Charge
Facials: Additional Charge
HOTEL DETAILS
The hotel offers a particular architecture style with some Polynesian influences. There are two room buildings and eight villas. The thatched roofs, bamboo, and rattan decoration create a fresh Caribbean atmosphere. Beach: This property is situated on an unspoiled sugar white beach along the crystal clear waters of the beautiful Mexican Caribbean. Complimentary beach activities include sailing, kayaking, snorkeling, windsurfing, and beach volleyball. Check-in: 3:00 p.m.
Check-out: 12:00 p.m.
Total Rooms: 423
Year Opened: 2000 Credit Cards: Visa, Master Card, American Express
HOTEL RESTRICTIONS
NO unaccompanied Springbreakers or unaccompanied Summer Graduates!! At all other times of the year, guests must be at least 18 years old to check in. Casual dress attire is required for dinner dining in a la carte restaurants. No smoking in rooms.
ROOM TYPES
PRIVILEGE SUITE
Brand new rooms with modern decoration. Bedroom with king bed and separate living room. Jacuzzi on terrace or balcony. Privileged amenities include access to a private lounge, 24-hour room service, reserved beach area with bar, and more.
Other Amenities -
Air Conditioning
Shower
Non-Smoking Available
Balcony or Terrace
Coffee Maker
Hair Dryer
Iron
Radio Alarm Clock
Telephone
Television
Satellite
STANDARD POOL VIEW
King bed or two double beds. Balcony or terrace. WiFi. Free room safe. Pool view.
Other Amenities -
Air Conditioning
Shower
Non-Smoking Available
Balcony or Terrace
Coffee Maker
Hair Dryer
Iron
Radio Alarm Clock
Telephone
Television
Satellite
SUPERIOR PRIVILEGE OCEAN VIEW
King bed or two twin beds. Balcony or terrace. Wifi. Room safe. Ocean view. Complimentary mini-bar with water, beer and soft drinks. Privileged amenities.
Other Amenities -
Air Conditioning
Fan
Shower
Non-Smoking Available
Balcony or Terrace
Coffee Maker
Hair Dryer
Iron
Radio Alarm Clock
Telephone
Television
Satellite
SUPERIOR OCEANFRONT
King bed or two twin beds. Balcony or terrace. WiFi. Room safe. Oceanfront view.
Other Amenities -
Air Conditioning
Shower
Non-Smoking Available
Balcony or Terrace
Coffee Maker
Hair Dryer
Iron
Radio Alarm Clock
Telephone
Television
Satellite
PRIVILEGE HONEYMOON SUITE
King-size canopy bed and terrace with plunge pool. Welcome bottle of sparkling wine, seasonal fruit , and chocolate. Continental breakfast in room once per stay. One candlelit dinner for two. Couples massage for 30 minutes and more. Privileged amenities.
Other Amenities -
Air Conditioning
Shower
Non-Smoking Available
Balcony or Terrace
Coffee Maker
Hair Dryer
Iron
Radio Alarm Clock
Telephone
Television
Satellite
STANDARD GARDEN
King bed or two double beds. Balcony, WiFi, and free room safe.
Other Amenities -
Air Conditioning
Shower
Non-Smoking Available
Balcony or Terrace
Coffee Maker
Hair Dryer
Iron
Radio Alarm Clock
Telephone
Television
Satellite
STANDARD OCEAN VIEW
Ocean view from balcony. One king or two double beds. WiFi and free room safe.
Other Amenities -
Air Conditioning
Shower
Non-Smoking Available
Balcony or Terrace
Coffee Maker
Hair Dryer
Iron
Radio Alarm Clock
Telephone
Television
Satellite
PRIVILEGED FAMILY SUITE
Exclusive facilities for Privileged customers. Brand new rooms with modern decoration. Bedroom with two queen beds and separate living room. Private Jacuzzi on terrace. Complimentary minibar and room safe.
Other Amenities -
Air Conditioning
Shower
Non-Smoking Available
Balcony or Terrace
Coffee Maker
Hair Dryer
Iron
Radio Alarm Clock
Telephone
Television
Satellite
PRIVILEGE SUPERIOR ROOM
Exclusive facilities and services for Privileged customers, including private lounge, 24-hour room service, 4 a la carte dinners, exclusive beach area with a bar. A la carte breakfast, and more. King bed or two twins. Bathrobe and slippers. Free room safe
Other Amenities -
Air Conditioning
Fan
Shower
Non-Smoking Available
Balcony or Terrace
Coffee Maker
Hair Dryer
Iron
Radio Alarm Clock
Telephone
Television
Satellite

OTHER INFO
Privileged amenities: Coffee break from 9 a.m. in Privileged lounge; 10% discount in boutique; beach towel service in room; pillow menu; 20% discount on romantic dinner on the beach with lobster menu; 4 dinners in theme restaurants
Privileged amenities: Pure Chill Out Bar on the beach (exclusive with reserved beach area); a la carte breakfast and lunch
Privileged amenities: Private lounge; privileged reception with concierge service; 24-hour room service; privileged check-in area; welcome cocktail; privileged guest ID; one day free access to wet spa areas; 10% discount on massages or any spa treatment
DINING
Catalonia Riviera Maya Resort & Spa features 1 meal plan options:
All Meals, Drinks & Tips-Coupon system for a la carte dining. Number of coupons depend on length of stay.
There are 9 Restaurants at Catalonia Riviera Maya Resort & Spa:
La Brisa - Buffet restaurant.
Los Alebrijes - A la carte restaurant serving Mexican cuisine. Open for dinner.
Bellavista - A la carte restaurant serving Italian cuisine. Open for dinner.
La Creperie - Salty and sweet crepes.
Terrace - Tapas specialties.
Bamboleo - Snack bar next to the pool.
Mikado - Asian with Teppanyaki a la carte restaurant. Open for dinner.
El Mercardo - Buffet restaurant.
Bamboleo - A la carte steakhouse and grill. Open for dinner.
ACTIVITIES & ENTERTAINMENT
Daily Activities & Entertainment:
Weekly beach party. Activities posted daily.
Nightly Activities & Entertainment:
Indoor theater featuring live shows and nightly entertainment. Disco.
CHILDREN'S PROGRAMS
Kids' club with specialized staff.
Applicable Ages: 4-12 years old
Program Fees: Complimentary

Children's Facilities
PlayGround
Game Room
Children's Pool

Advance Notice for Babysitting: Yes

Rollaways and Cribs are available on request at no extra charge

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1179 Recommend
1179 past Apple Vacationers would recommend Catalonia Riviera Maya Resort & Spa to their friends and family



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TripAdvisor Traveller Reviews
Dream holiday ....Monica from bellshill
legomaster, scotland
Mon Nov 17 14:16:33 EST 2014
Was here for 16 nights our room was fine ..but a little dull and the balcony was shaded, went and told them and they moved us too a new room which was excellent no 246 looking right on to the central... More>

Do not believe the bad reviews - people just like to moan!!
YorkieLauren, York, United Kingdom
Mon Nov 17 08:11:48 EST 2014
Me and my boyfriend, both of us 25, stayed here from 5th - 15th Nov and we loved it!! I have to say it is the cleanest and tidiest hotel I've ever been to! The staff are constantly cleaning, the pool... More>

4th time back and they'll see us again.
sendmetosun, Vancouver
Mon Nov 17 00:34:51 EST 2014
We just returned from our 4th trip to Catalonia. We have stayed in various rooms in both sides of the hotels though prefer the space of the privilege suite. The suites are worth the additional price... More>

Excellent Break
Victoria T, Southampton, United Kingdom
Sat Nov 15 13:23:41 EST 2014
Like most people I was worried after seeing the bad reviews but at the end of the day most people make reviews when they have a bad experience but all in all I thought it was great. I went with... More>

Thankful
Jaime J,
Sat Nov 15 10:47:10 EST 2014
First and foremost, I want to draw the attention to the superb attention of all the staff. They are so kind and thoughtful that it is a pleasure to stay at the hotel. We stayed for 5 days and... More>



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