Bahia Principe Grand Tulum will debut on November 15 following over a year of extensive renovations. It has been Bahia Principe Hotels & Resorts flagship property since the brand first arrived in Mexico over 20 years ago.
The ode to the Maya can be seen immediately in the breezy lobby where a massive pillar stands in the center adorned in symbols and engravings of the historic civilization. Similar accents can be found on the facades of structures throughout the resort.
Available in four categories, each guestroom includes upgraded amenities and a sitting area that creates a relaxing home away from home. Bahia Principe Grand Tulum’s culinary offering will include everything from traditional Mexican staples to spices from the Far East. Guests can choose from the Yucatan Buffet, Hindu Thai Restaurant, Gourmet Don Pablo, Mexicano Tequila, Restaurant Rodizio La Gran Tortuga, The Truck Beach Restaurant, Andale Burger and La Isla Bar.
An expansive kids zone named Zama, which was the original name of Tulum’s walled city, features numerous activity areas where children can learn about the Mayan culture through play, archaeology and exploration. There are 10 dedicated spaces, including: a Kids Club, with indoor and outdoor areas for activities, picnics, shows and more; a sand area uncover Mayan artifacts; a playground to explore the Mayan jungle; an open-air space for the Eco Bahia Foundation that brings children closer to the natural wealth of the area; the jungle park with ziplines, tunnels, slides and more; and the Iguana, a massive emblematic structure of one the