Riviera Maya, Mexico

Banyan Tree Mayakoba

BeachResort / Spa

From a beach wedding ceremony at sunset, to a torchlit wedding reception on a timber deck, to a traditional ballroom wedding, the sprawling Banyan Tree Mayakoba resort is a dream destination for a romantic wedding celebration at the Riviera Maya in Mexico. The Wedaways team LOVES this property.

Set on beautiful beachfront grounds teeming with lush greenery, lagoons, and mangroves, the resort’s stylish villas complete with private pools are set in lovely gardens creating the perfect backdrop for your wedding celebration or honeymoon destination.

Features of Banyan Tree Mayakoba include several public pools alongside a gorgeous stretch of white-sand beach, high-end spa, and plethora of outdoor activities including golf, tennis, snorkeling, and eco tours. Your guests will rejoice both in the celebration of your nuptials, as well as the incredible vacation they’ll enjoy. All of this combined with fantastic dining, makes Banyan Tree Mayakoba a top choice for a Mexico destination wedding to remember.

Guests staying on the Banyan Tree Mayakoba property will enjoy luxurious bathrooms with rainfall showers and outdoor bathtubs that make this Rivera Maya Resort a  lover’s dream. Honeymooners will love walking hand and hand down the white sand beaches, followed by a late afternoon massage at the high-end spa.

For families that require kosher catering, the Banyan Tree Mayakoba resort can cater to your needs and and create a fully Kosher wedding menu just for your group. A  complete kosher kitchen ensures your dietary needs are met with ease. The Banyan Tree Mayakoba chef will create masterpiece presentations for you to taste and choose from, ensuring your event(s) will provide a dining experience to fill all your senses.

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$399 - $549

Open Year Round

Wedding Spaces and Capacities

  • Lobby terrace - 180 seated, 200 standing
  • Mayapan Ballroom - 210 seated, 250 standing
  • La Copa terrace - 200 standing
  • Mayapan Garden - 120 seated, 210 standing
  • MK Blue - 300 seated, 350 standing
  • Private beach - 300 seated, 350 standing
  • Reflections Pool - 20 seated, 50 standing
  • Sands Restaurant - 200 seated, 220 standing
  • The Beach Shack - 100 seated, 100 standing
  • El Pueblito - 400 seated, 800 standing
  • The Chapel - 120 seated

In-House Wedding Services




Church / chapel

Event space floor plans / diagrams


Kosher kitchen

Marquee / tent

No outside catering allowed

Outside kosher catering allowed

Some basic catering service items are included

Vendor referrals

Venue space fee: Please inquire for details

Wedding cake

Wedding/Event Planner

Dine on a romantic dinner for two as you float on a trajinera through the canals of Mayakoba...
Our suites are designed for romance! Spend the evening in a secluded, romantic outdoor bath set up in the privacy of your villa...
Exchange your vows in our chapel specially designed for weddings...

Wedaways Special Amenity

  • Villa decorated with candles, delicate flowers petals, soft bedsheets, aromatic oils and incense
  • Sparkling wine, exotic fresh fruit and dark chocolate for the night of the wedding 
  • Surprise amenity upon arrival

What We Love


The only all pool villas in the Riviera Maya


Expansive, beautifully designed villas as rooms


The amazing signature spa


Fantastic dining options and kosher food options


PGA golf course


On-property consecrated church



Ideal for relaxing with that first cup of coffee or tea, while overlooking the Reflections Pool, Oriente offers casual yet varied Mexican and international breakfast buffets every morning.


Enjoy light snacks and fresh seafood or authentic Mexican specialties for lunch. Sands offers a variety of tropical cocktails and the freshest catch of the day, during daytime for guests lounging poolside or on the beach.


Banyan Tree’s signature restaurant, Saffron, serves contemporary Thai Cuisine prepared by Thai chefs, who have come to Mayakoba to share their authentic gastronomy with their guests. An intimate restaurant perfect for special occasions.


A dining experience where herbs and olive oil enhance the original flavors of the northern Italian cuisine, paired with an exquisit selection of wines from Italian grapes grown in Mexico. All in a beautiful water-side courtyard.

La Copa Bar
La Copa Bar

Located in the main lobby and offering a Mexican menu, this is the perfect place to enjoy signature cocktails while gazing at the colors of the Riviera’s sunset. Open late night.

Beach Shack
Beach Shack

Refreshing daiquiris, margaritas and cold beers to enjoy under the sun on the warm sandy beaches of Mayakoba.


A deep-in-the-jungle mystical experience featuring the four sacred elements of water, earth, wind and fire, where you can relive the superb culinary arts of ancient Mayan civilization in an intimate dinner setting of 6-18 people

Experiential dining
Experiential dining

Enjoy an extraordinary dining experience at one of the many romantic and unique locations on property. A menu of carefully curated dishes utilizing fresh and local ingredients makes this gourmet experience even more memorable.




Room Categories

  • Bliss Pool Villa
  • Serenity Pool Villa
  • Spa Pool Villa
  • Sanctuary Spa Pool Villa
  • Serenity Two Bedroom Pool Villa
  • Two Bedroom Pool Villa At The Haven
  • Oceanfront Three-Bedroom Pool Villa
  • Three-Bedroom Family Residence

In your room

  • Bathrobe
  • Cable TV
  • Coffee / tea
  • Complimentary Wifi
  • Hairdryer
  • Iron / steamer
  • Mini bar
  • Safe
  • Slippers
  • Turn down service
  • Wake up call


  • Banquet facilities
  • Bar / cocktail lounge
  • Bicycle rentals
  • Business center
  • Cabanas
  • Chapel / Church
  • Children's programs
  • Connecting rooms
  • Family / kid friendly
  • Fitness center
  • Free parking on site
  • Free Wifi
  • Golf
  • Outdoor dining


  • 24 hour reception
  • Babysitting services
  • Concierge
  • Currency exchange
  • Laundry / dry cleaning
  • Newspaper
  • Non-smoking
  • Room service
  • Security cameras
  • Valet / Bellman


Nearby Airports

  •  40 minutes / 25 miles drive from Cancun International Airport (CUN)

Highlights of the area

Cenotes (sinkholes)
Cenotes (sinkholes)
Water sports
Water sports
Scuba diving
Scuba diving
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