Dreams Tulum Resort & Spa - Tulum, Mexico
Dreams Tulum rests in the historic site of the ancient Mayan civilization. The resort is a family-friendly paradise that is also perfect for couples and friends. Classic architecture meets the contemporary, and it is all set against white beaches and turquoise waters.
Elegant and modern suites provide impressive views of the sea and plaza. Garden View rooms are built in the shape of haciendas centering the garden, plaza and fountain to create a traditional Mexican atmosphere. Ocean View rooms are decorated in the colonial style and give views of the Caribbean. The Premier and Honeymoon suites feature exceptional amenities and are located near the lobby and restaurants.
The Dreams Spa by Pevonia offers an array of therapies including hydrotherapy and whirlpools. Saunas and steam baths are offered to cleanse and purify the body. Massages are available as single or couples service, and may be performed in the spa or on the beach. Unique treatments such as reflexology and aromatherapy are performed in addition to Temazcal ritual services. The spa also includes salon treatments such as manicures and pedicures and a fitness center with cardio and weight equipment.
The resort includes nine restaurants and seven bars offering gourmet cuisine including gluten-free options. For Mediterranean and Italian dinners Portofino serves a la carte options. Himitsu serves a la carte Chinese and Thai, while El Patio offers authentic Mexican. Exquisite French cuisine is offered in the intimate setting at Bordeaux, which is an adults-only restaurant. Gohan serves fresh Japanese sushi, and for small treats there is a swim-up bar, a smoothie bar and a sky bar.
There are a multitude of activities to keep schedules busy, and the great number allows for unique plans for each guest. There are lessons in cooking, cocktails, dancing and Spanish. Sports include soccer, tennis and volleyball in addition to deep-sea fishing and golf which are available nearby. Water sports include diving, aerobics, kayaking and water polo among many others. For kids, the resort hosts the Mayan-themed Explorer's Club which is available for children ages 3 to 12. The activities are based around science, nature, exploration and art. Some of them include hiking, treasure hunts, storytelling, wall climbing and watching movies on the beach. It is a great way for parents to spend personal time alone and to allow youngsters to get out and be active.
Dreams Tulum is located near the area's most exciting attractions. The area is the location of ancient Mayan government structures and thus boasts a rich cultural history. Ancient ruins of pyramids and ceremonial structures are only minutes away. The world's largest barrier reef is located offshore in addition to nearby cenotes, caves and underground rivers. The Xcaret theme park and the cities of Playa del Carmen and Cozumel are also close by. TripAdvisor named Tulum as one of the top five beaches in the world and in the Caribbean for its blend of beach and culture.