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    Mayan Riviera

    Powdery beaches, aqua waters, scads of nonstop flights – the Yucatan's charms don't change but the top hotels do. Andrea Wyner illustrates an essential guide for Smart Luxury Travel magazine.

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    Mayan Riviera - The Mayan Riviera Waters

    The dazzlingly beautiful waters of the Mayan Riviera in Mexico’s Yucatan Peninsula.

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    Mayan Riviera - Casa Violeta, Tulum

    Casa Violeta epitomizes Tulum’s bohemian-chic attitude.

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    Mayan Riviera - Casa Violeta, Tulum

    The catch-of-the-day at Casa Violeta's on-site restaurant.

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    Mayan Riviera - Maya Tulum Resort, Tulum

    The Maya Tulum resort is an all-inclusive wellness retreat.

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    Mayan Riviera - Maya Tulum Resort, Tulum

    Guests of Maya Tulum are provided with complimentary yoga classes.

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    Mayan Riviera - Maya Tulum Resort, Tulum

    Maya Tulum's beach possesses a rocky and rugged beauty.

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    Mayan Riviera - Posada Margherita, Tulum

    The open kitchen at Posada Margherita where bread and pasta is made daily.

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    Mayan Riviera - Posada Margherita, Tulum

    Stuzzichini appetizer at Posada Margherita.

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    Mayan Riviera - Coqui Coqui, Tulum

    In addition to its reputation as a bohemian paradise in Tulum, the Coqui Coqui resort also produces a stunning line of perfumes, candles and other scent-infused products.

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    Mayan Riviera - Hotel Basico, Playa del Carmen

    The Hotel Basico is a stylish and affordable option in Playa del Carmen.

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    Mayan Riviera - Hotel Basico, Playa del Carmen

    Hotel Basico embraces a clean aesthetic with fun, industrial materials in its design.

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    Mayan Riviera - The Deseo, Playa del Carmen

    The Deseo is Hotel Basico's grown-up sibling in Playa del Carmen – still very stylish but possessing a more plush level of comfort.

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    Mayan Riviera - The Deseo, Playa del Carmen

    Once the sun sets, Deseo's patio area transforms into a nighttime hot spot with atmospheric lighting, movie projections, and a popular bar.

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    Mayan Riviera - Negrosal, Playa del Carmen

    The duck taco starter is a delicious way to begin your dining experience at Negrosal.

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    Mayan Riviera - The Mandarin Oriental Riviera Maya, Playa del Carmen

    The Mandarin Oriental Riviera Maya is situated amongst 36 acres of tropical forests, white-sand beaches and tranquil lagoons.

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