Built in local rustic style and aimed specially at couples, it is unique in its kind in the whole Riviera Maya:
Intimate in atmosphere, each villa
-style accommodation not only enjoys the utmost privacy but also it’s own private plunge pool
and stunning interior décor.
A visit to Viceroy Riviera Maya’s Spa
is a must. From the circular design to the sage burning throughout to the Mayan-inspired spa
treatments, it truly is a unique way to treat yourself to some well-deserved TLC. You also could join others in a yoga class
on the luxury hotel’s own pier
, sit in the temazcal
(a purifying Mayan sweat lodge) or take a tequila-tasting or guacamole class.
One of the reasons behind the exquisite dining
is Viceroy Riviera Maya
sources, almost entirely, local product, meats and dairy for the resort’s restaurants. Choose either Coral Grill
at the beach or the gastronomic La Marea
, a real Mexican experience.
The staff was over the top, truly top service and nice people.
The 5 years old 28-storey hotel features 307 spacious rooms
& large suites
ranging from 80–740 m2 with vibrant views over Shanghai
and impressive LED lighting where guests can customise the colour to suit their mood (mine the purple, of course). As in all Andaz
hotels, non-alcoholic minibar drinks and snacks, local telephone calls and wifi are complimentary. Other complimentary amenities include light snacks and evening wine service at Andaz Lounge
As is the norm at Andaz
hotels, there was a huge fridge across from reception with water and soft drinks, which you can help yourself to at anytime (this is in addition to the complimentary soft drinks and snacks in the rooms)
The signature restaurant Hai Pai
—meaning “modern Shanghainese spirit”—a restaurant blending the traditional Shanghainese food with modern flavors that reflects the neighborhood culture and style. My suite
had even a stationary bicycle in it! Loved the design and all confort around: details and needs perfectly thought and solved.
On my top in the hotel is the unique indoor swimming pool measuring with blue LED lighting adds a touch of tranquillity to this acrylic built lap pool.
Link here to see my pictures of Andaz Xitiandi Shanghai
Link here to see the video of my room in Andaz Xitiandi Shanghai
During IBTM in Barcelona I slept in one of my top local boutique hotels: Hotel Market, great value for money and perfect location.
Link here to see my pics of Hotel Market Barcelona
You can follow my hashtag #sleepinginmyowncity
For my transportation to and from the Barcelona airport
I always use Abaser Barcelona
, my preferred limousine service in town