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.

Visitors hoping to stay active won't leave disappointed with this all-inclusive resort, which offers an excellent selection of outdoor opportunities. Whether you're seeking activities in the ocean or on land, you'll find it all at this beach-side location. If you are trying to plan a sizable get-together, or are traveling as part of a group, this hospitable lodging might be just the spot.

Set in the vicinity of La Gloria, in the same general area as Xpu Ha, Barcelo Maya Colonial Beach, an all-inclusive complex, happily welcomes customers who want to stay in this section of the Riviera Maya. It's northeast of the center of Akumal.


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 been awarded a three and a half star rating, based on numerous measures, including amenities, quality, and service.

Below, you'll find the in-room amenities provided by Barcelo Maya Colonial Beach.

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

Call the resort if you're counting on all types of amenities, considering they can vary based on the room reserved.

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.

To see general amenities on the property, take a look at the list below:

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

If you're looking forward to something in particular, don't hesitate to call with questions since these details tend to change. Visit this page to read an in-depth article about the kinds of activities that Barcelo Maya Colonial Beach offers.


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.

Outside of on-location dining, visitors hoping to find more culinary variety might also consider the area's other nearby eateries. Travelers looking for somewhere to eat will discover a few solid places to eat close-by. It may be helpful to know the area's restaurant options, even though Barceló Maya Colonial does have on-site dining. Click here for more info on the availability of food in this area.

Guest Services

Barcelo Maya Colonial Beach offers a lot of guest services, including those in the following list, so you can depend on these few extras during your time in Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean.

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

This property also has a healthy list of business amenities, ideal for professionals who are visiting on account of business in addition to the beautiful area.

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


You'll encounter plenty of attractions located near Barceló Maya Colonial. Some of the closest are Dolphin Discovery and Cedam Museum. Considering this resort is directly on Playa X-Puha, it's a great place for guests who just can't get enough sand and surf. Hard Rock Private Beach is another nice nearby spot to soak up some sun.

Among the closest notable areas to the resort is Akumal. To ensure you see as much of the region as possible, escape for a day trip to a couple nearby towns to check out just what else Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean has to offer.

To see more about what else is in the vicinity 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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