Barcelo Maya Colonial Beach

Barcelo Maya Colonial Beach is a beachfront hotel that is a part of the massive Barcelo Maya Beach Resort. With seemingly endless activities and amenities, a multitude of restaurants and bars, a great all-inclusive program, and comfortable rooms to retire to, guests may never leave the resort.

Active travelers will never run out of things to do at this all-inclusive resort, which provides an excellent selection of outdoor activities. Whatever you're in the mood for, whether it's fun on the water or on land, this beachfront location has got it all. If you're planning for some special occasion, or are traveling as part of a group, this helpful property can make organizing a bit less troublesome.

Located in the vicinity of La Gloria, near Xpu Ha, Barcelo Maya Colonial Beach, an all-inclusive complex, happily welcomes travelers who are thinking about basing their vacation in this part of the Riviera Maya. In case you're wondering, the center of Akumal is to the south west.


There are four types of accommodations at Barcelo Maya Colonial Beach: Deluxe, Junior Suite Deluxe Ocean View Club Premium, Suite Deluxe, and Master Suite Deluxe Ocean View Club Premium. All rooms feature a terrace or balcony, air conditioning, private bathroom, king or two double beds, sofa bed, fan, minibar, satellite television, in-room safe, telephone with voicemail, coffeemaker, hairdryer, iron, and ironing board.

This resort has received a three and a half star rating from Caribya! after considering furnishings, style, public spaces and overall ambience. Read more about our Caribya! star ratings, and why they are usually lower than ratings from Trip Advisor and other sites, by clicking here.

A partial list of the in-room amenities available at Barcelo Maya Colonial Beach include:

  • Coffee Maker
  • Private Bath
  • Television
  • Safe
  • Room Service
  • In-Room Alarm Clock
  • Cable/Satellite TV
  • Telephone
  • Air Conditioned
  • Shower
  • Balcony
  • Iron
  • AM/FM Alarm Clock
  • Hairdryer
  • Bath Tub
  • Mini Bar
  • Complimentary Local Telephone Calls

If there is an amenity that is particularly important to you, contact the front desk to verify availability.

Activities and Amenities

The sports and activities at Barcelo Maya Colonial Beach are nearly endless; guests can partake in kayaking, a free introductory diving lesson in the pool, fishing, sailing Sunfish boats, snorkeling, water skiing, water polo, water aerobics, aquatic bikes, beach volleyball, bocce ball, archery, darts, basketball, soccer, tennis day and night, table tennis, pitch and putt, mini golf, billiards, table tennis, and big-piece chess, all complimentary. Additional facilities and services by Barcelo Maya Colonial Beach include two swimming pools with Jacuzzis, spa treatments and facilities, dancing classes, Club Jaguars (ages 18+), unique nightly live shows, the Barcy Kids Club, a Teen Club, meeting rooms, windsurfing, catamaran, and jet skiing.

For this lodging's general amenities, check the following list:

  • Bocce
  • FAX
  • Surfing
  • Sports Available
  • Miniature Golf
  • Exercise Equipment
  • Outdoor Parking
  • Live Entertainment
  • Volleyball
  • Courtyard
  • Movies
  • Wheel Chair Access
  • Highspeed Internet
  • Parking
  • Parasailing
  • Scuba Diving
  • Boutiques
  • Personal Watercraft
  • Snorkeling
  • Shopping Mall

To make sure the particular activities you have in mind are available, it's best to check with the front desk because these details can sometimes change. To see our in-depth discussion about the kinds of recreation and activities that Barcelo Maya Colonial Beach offers, click here.


Barcelo Maya Colonial Beach has six restaurants, covering a wide range of ambiances and culinary styles including seafood, buffet, Mexican, Mediterranean, Italian, steakhouse, and Oriental. There are also two lobby bars, two bars in the theater, and two more bars by the swimming pool.

In addition to the dining options on-site, travelers hoping for further culinary diversity should also look into the region's other local restaurant choices. Travelers looking for somewhere to eat will encounter a limited but good selection of restaurants in the vicinity. It might save you time to get familiar with the nearby options, though Barceló Maya Colonial provides dining of its own. Click here for more info on the availability of food in this area.

Guest Services

Barcelo Maya Colonial Beach provides a large number of guest services, including the ones in the list below, so you can rest a little easier during your time in this area.

  • Express Check In
  • Car Rental Desk
  • Currency Exchange
  • Express Check Out
  • Doctor On Call
  • 24 Hour Security
  • Airport Shuttle
  • Security
  • Barber/Beauty Shop

Also available are a helpful set of business amenities, which makes Barceló Maya Colonial a haven for those on work-related holidays.

  • Conference Facilities
  • FAX
  • Projector
  • Business Center
  • Group Friendly
  • Meeting rooms


Guests will encounter plenty of attractions close to Barceló Maya Colonial. Some of the closest attractions include Dolphin Discovery, Cedam Museum, and Jardin Del Eden Cenote. Considering this resort is directly on Playa X-Puha, it's a perfect fit for travelers who look forward to frequent trips to the water. Also nearby is Hard Rock Private Beach, just a few miles from the property.

The resort is situated near Akumal, an enjoyable location for sightseers to learn about and explore Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean.

For more info on what's in the area of the property, click here.

Contact Info

Location: Carratera Federal Chetumal - Puerto Jurez, the vicinity of La Gloria, Mexico

Toll Free: 1 800 BARCELO

Reservations: (984) 875-1500



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