Hyatt Ziva Cancun Opens Without Delays

The newest family-friendly all-inclusive addition to the Hyatt brand opened on time November 15, 2015, without any delays of services or amenities.  Hyatt Ziva Cancun spent $85 million on the expansion and renovation of the old Dreams Cancun in the beautiful Punta Cancun area of the Hotel Zone.  A few amenities which make this resort stand out in a sea of all-inclusives are the onsite microbrewery, rooftop pool for adults-only, and swim-up suites, most with ocean view.  To find out more about this lovely resort, check out the following link.

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Secrets Akumal Amenity Delays

Secrets Akumal Riviera Maya officially opened on Nov. 4, 2015; however, there are several resort amenities which are still being worked on.  The following amenities will be available to guests on the following estimated dates: Continue reading

Excellence Riviera Cancun Finishes Renovations

Guests can relax and book their vacations without concern over renovation noise or inconvenience–Excellence Riviera Cancun has finally finished their extensive and prolonged renovations.  The most recent work which has been completed is in the guest room category with the following changes/additions being made: Continue reading

Kan-Kanan Artificial Reef Nears Completion

Kan-Kanán, the world’s longest artificial reef, is reportedly near completion after a lengthy and careful placement of over 1,000 hollow, pyramid-shaped structures.  The artificial reef was constructed off the Punta Brava coastline and affected the all-inclusive resorts of Generations Riviera Maya, El Dorado Casitas Royale, and El Dorado Royale.  Each pyramid-shaped concrete and silica-based structure was carefully placed with the aid of a crane and a team of divers–in Mayan, the name Kan-Kanán means “the guarding serpent” which is exactly what the structure looks like from above.  The artificial reef will reportedly deter coastline erosion in addition to providing an eco-friendly habitat for marine life.  The project will be completed by the end of December 2015.

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Secrets Akumal Opening Delayed

Unfortunately the grand opening of Secrets Akumal has been delayed–the new opening date is supposed to be Nov. 4th.  Reportedly there are some last minute fixes being done in reception and at various locations around the resort.  Guests who are booked for the first several days are being relocated to Secrets Maroma.  In the meantime, enjoy a video about the property at this link.

Secrets Akumal Video

Although it’s supposedly the big grand opening day for Secrets Akumal,  word is that the much awaited day has been postponed due to some last minute work which is being done to the reception area.  Guests scheduled to stay at the Akumal are being sent to Secrets Maroma in the meantime.  The resort is now scheduled to open Nov. 4.  There is already a video which gives viewers an inside peek at different areas of the resort including guest suites and some balcony areas.  Have a look, and leave a comment on what you think!

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