Barceló Maya Beach Resort Debuts on Travel + Leisure’s 2010 World’s Best Hotels Listing

Readers Rate All-inclusive Riviera Maya Resort as One of the Top Twenty Hotels in Mexico

Riviera Maya, Mexico – For the first time, the all-inclusive Barceló Maya Beach Resort, located in Riviera Maya, Mexico, has achieved placement on Travel + Leisure’s elite 2010 World’s Best Hotels listing, both as a top twenty resort in Mexico and as a great value for travelers.  Selected exclusively by the magazine’s readers, properties that make the final cut represent the industry’s best resorts for delivering exceptional customer service as well as luxurious atmospheres, accommodations and amenities.

Having achieved an outstanding score of 82.44, Barceló Maya Beach Resort debuts on the elite listing with much to brag about. This all-inclusive hotel is no stranger to the limelight, having received a number of other guest-rated awards and accolades, including Apple Vacation’s 5+ Golden Apple ranking, the MLT Vacations Quality Assurance Award and Expedia’s Insiders’ Select listing.  The five-in-one resort complex also recently unveiled two newly renovated hotels, Barceló Maya Beach and Barceló Maya Caribe, which now feature state-of-the-art, luxurious “B-rooms,” offering flat screen televisions, rain dance-style showers and Simon’s Grand Dubai bedding, providing one of the best night’s sleep in the Riviera Maya.

Located on Riviera Maya’s top beach and surrounded by 5.3 million square feet of lush, exotic vegetation, the Barceló Maya Beach Resort offers a picture-perfect backdrop for vacation getaways.  Best of all, the comprehensive all-inclusive program allows access to a wealth of all-included activities, from snorkeling, kayaking and sailing to tennis, beach volleyball and mini golf.  The resort also features a daily, all-included family entertainment program; an adult-supervised kids’ club; a 16,000-square-foot spa and wellness facility; and an extravagant array of dining options, from delectable à la carte restaurants to exquisite buffets.

For more information or reservations, please visit, call 1-800-BARCELO or contact your travel agent or preferred tour operator.

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About Barceló Hotels & Resorts

Barceló Hotels & Resorts is among the world’s top 25 largest hospitality and travel companies.  Barceló was established in Palma de Mallorca, Spain, in 1931, first as a transportation provider and then as a hotel and travel company.  The family-owned, privately held company has been world-renowned for more than 75 years for its excellence in service and its innovation within the tourism industry.

The hotel company owns or manages more than 180 properties in 17 countries. Barceló’s hotels and resorts are found in key destinations and cities throughout Europe, North America, Africa, Latin America and the Caribbean. The company offers a large variety of hotels and resort types to accommodate all travelers, from budget-minded to upscale guests seeking luxurious accommodations. Barceló specializes in all-inclusive resorts that make vacation planning both convenient and affordable, offering one upfront, all-encompassing price.  For more information or reservations, visit