Swimming Pools and Outdoor Areas
Barceló Maya Colonial 5-Star hotel has 6 swimming pools that include special shallow areas for children, semi-Olympic pools, and swimming pools for adults.
Barceló Maya Colonial also features the Barcy Water Park for kids where kids can enjoy castles, slides and waterfalls within the swimming pool.
The pool area at Barceló Maya Colonial has a fabulous sun area, hammock area and a fully equipped game zone with a beach store and much more.
So that all the family can have fun, there is the Pirates Island Water Park (additional charges apply), with slides and attractions designed for all ages. Opening hours: from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm (9 am – 5 pm)
- Free access for children under the age of 6
- Children under the age of 12 years must always be accompanied by an adult.
- Plus, the most adventurous members of the family can enjoy surfing on the Surf Rider wave pool (additional charges apply).
- Opening hours: 9:00 am to 5:00 pm (9 am – 5 pm)
- Minimum age required: 13 years of age
- Fitness center with spinning area
- Professional soccer field with locker rooms
- A basketball court and/or multi-sports court
- 2 tennis courts (free equipment)
- 2 paddle tennis courts (free equipment)
- New 18-hole miniature golf course: open from 9:00 am to 12:00 noon (9 am to midnight) (Materials and equipment provided)
- Table tennis
- Giant chess
- Pool tables
Additional charge for all courts with night lighting
Non-motorized water sports
- Pool aerobics
- Water polo
- Snorkel equipment (use of equipment for 1 hour per day at no cost)
- Water tricycles
- Basic windsurf (standard boat)
- Basic catamarans (Hobie Wave)
- Scuba diving (one weekly lesson in the pool. Basic 8-minute lesson at set times)
Please note: Most activities require reservations and are subject to availability and weather conditions. A minimum skill-level may be required.
Activities at an additional cost
- Professional scuba diving classes (PADI)
- Professional scuba diving
- Fishing tours
- Jet skis
Children and family entertainment
Exclusive fun for children
The Barceló Maya Grand Resort is the ideal spot for kids and teens to fully enjoy their vacation.
Barcy Kids Club: with a program of supervised activities for children from 4 to 12 years of age in a fun environment.
Fun for the whole family
Guests can have fun at the new, fully redesigned 18-hole miniature golf course or at the incredible 4-lane bowling alley. You can also enjoy the following fun video games at the Sports Bar Strikers (open 24/7), which will delight the whole family.
Please note: some services have an additional charge.
The night clubs are the perfect addition to guests' entertainment, and the hotel is home to a fantastic club scene. Fun and entertainment are guaranteed with international music and drinks included.
Jaguar’s Nightclub: Free entry to the nightclub and free house drinks included until 2:00 am This includes an exclusive VIP Lounge (additional charge applies) with reserved areas and imported drinks. Only for those over 18. Smoking is not allowed.
Opening hours: from 10:00 pm to 2:00 am (10 pm – 2 am)
One Disco Club: teenagers can also have fun in a healthy, age-appropriate environment with today’s hits and non-alcoholic beverages. Teen wristband is required to enter. For teenagers aged 13 to 17.
Hours: 9:30 pm to 1.30 am (9:30 pm–1:30 am)
Enjoy a variety of shows every evening with professional dancers and live music in the company of your family. A different show awaits you every night at each of the theaters.
Schedule: the entertainment starts at 9:30 pm (9:30 pm)
Snorkeling and Diving
Water sports for the whole family
In order to provide unique and quality experiences, at Barceló we have the well-known Dressel Driver's Club, located within the complex's facilities. We provide, at an additional cost, scuba diving lessons and tours, snorkeling and other water sports such as jet skiing and deep-sea fishing. The boats depart directly from the hotel's private dock.
Monday to Sunday: 9:00 am to 5:00 pm (9 am – 5 pm)
Dolphinaris at Barceló
For a safe interaction experience with dolphins at the new Dolphinarium at Barceló, facing the beach and surrounded by beautiful tropical landscapes. The enclosure is certified by the European Association for Aquatic Mammals. The dolphinarium is located on-site and is for the exclusive use of the hotel guests. It features an innovative shallow platform concept for a safe interaction experience.
Health and Well-being
More than 32,000 ft² dedicated to pampering the mind and body. The Barceló Maya Grand Resort complex’s new U-Spa Wellness & Fitness Center is inspired by the four elements. The spa offers exclusive facilities: saunas, steam baths, tropical and bi-thermal showers, a dynamic pool and immersion pools. It also features a relaxation area to unwind and disconnect from your daily routine.
The new U-Kids Spa complements this wellness center. A space dedicated for the little ones of the family, with treatments especially designed for them combining attractive aromas.
Fantastic fitness center with the most advanced equipment for warm-ups, cardiovascular exercises, cooling down, stretching and strengthening machines. We have everything from treadmills, stationary bikes and weights to two innovative rooms for spinning and yoga. This modern fitness center is located within the U-Spa facilities, with a schedule for programmed classes available (these vary depending on U-Spa availability).