Palmaia – The House of AiA *****
Opened in 2019, the luxurious wellness resort Palmaia welcomes its guests directly on the dreamlike beach of Playacar at Playa del Carmen. A unique feel-good ambience, created by natural elements and colors, appeals to both couples and families. Rightly so, this enchanting hideaway is a member of the L.V.X. brand of the famous Preferred Hotels & Resorts.
Here, local flair and extraordinary pleasure experiences meet upscale luxury. It's not for nothing that the Palmaia can call itself a "gifting lifestyle resort." The all-suite concept including a magnificent sea view, a variety of healthy and finest vegan dishes as well as the holistic jungle spa perfectly round off the offer.
Directly in the first beach row at the fine sandy beach of Playacar. The center of Playa del Carmen is about 3 km away.
Cancun airport is about 60 km away and the transfer time is about 45 minutes.
Restaurants & Bars
While even the most discerning palate will appreciate the lavish variety of diverse cultural influences and the freshest ingredients, at Palmaia, of course, the cuisine is also part of the holistic wellness concept. The gifting lifestyle concept includes breakfast, lunch, dinner and selected alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages as well as cake, ice cream and midnight snack.
For the physical well-being there are 5 restaurants to choose from:
Lek: cuisine: Mexican, à la carte, no charge.
Restaurant: cuisine: oriental, à la carte
Mar de Olivo: cuisine: Mediterranean, à la carte, no charge
UME: cuisine: Asian, à la carte
Su Casa: cuisine: international, seasonal dishes, food combining, vegetarian dishes, vegan dishes, à la carte
Without additional fees, the following 5 bars are available for a little refreshment in between: snack bars "Eolo Beach" and "Ocean front" as well as pool bar, lounge bar and juice bar.
Spa & Wellness
The jungle spa "Atlantis" gives valuable time out through various holistic retreats, massages, facials and cosmetic treatments. In addition, complimentary yoga classes and meditations, as well as Tai Chi and Chi Kung, offer multiple paths to inner balance. The spa also offers outdoor whirlpools and Balinese beds for relaxation.
Whether it's an infinity pool, freshwater or whirlpool, the Palmaia offers guests relaxing moments nestled in the wildly romantic scenery of jungle and beach. Those who wish can devote themselves to sound healing, learn ancestral dances or exercise in the fitness center as well as in the Jungle Gym.
The Kids Center awaits younger guests with Waldorf-inspired activities. In addition, activities such as snorkeling, kayaking, and biking are available, as well as numerous excursion options in the surrounding area.