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Get an overview of this hotelMayan influenced resort on Mexico's Riviera Maya

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Located on Mexico's Riviera Maya, 10 km (6 mi) from Playa del Carmen and 68 km (41 mi) from Cancún, this upscale Mayan-influenced resort sits on 457 meters (1,500 feet) of sparkling white-sand beach.

All-Inclusive resort

Included in Blue Bay's room rate are dinners in Mexican, Italian, and gourmet restaurants, cocktail service at the pool, 24-hour room service (surcharge), use of kayaks and volleyball courts, and nightly entertainment.

Deluxe accommodations

All rooms at Blue Bay Grand Esmeralda All Inclusive have pay movies and wireless Internet access. 2-room suites include swim-up options or spa tubs and separate living areas.

Hotel Amenities

All-Inclusive Details

This resort is all-inclusive. Onsite food and beverages are included in the room price (some restrictions may apply).

Gratuities and taxes

Gratuities and taxes are included.

Food and beverages

  • All buffet and à la carte meals, snacks, and beverages included
  • 24-hour room service
  • In-room minibar (some restrictions)

Activities and facilities/equipment

Water activities

  • Kayaking
  • Sailing
  • Windsurfing

Land activities

  • Fitness facilities
  • Tennis
  • Volleyball

Lessons/classes/games

  • Aerobics
  • Water fitness

Entertainment

  • Onsite entertainment and activities
  • Onsite live performances

Not included

  • Golf green fees
  • Use of golf cart
  • Use of golf equipment
  • Motorized water sports
  • Scuba-diving certification
  • Snorkeling excursions
  • Premium food items
  • Premium and/or non-domestic beverages
  • Bottled wine
  • Room service
  • Airport transfers
  • Childcare
  • Laundry/dry cleaning services
  • Spa/beauty facilities and services
  • Offsite tours

Hotel Amenities

Offering 73 hectares (180 acres) including 457 meters (1,500 feet) of white-sand beach, this Riviera Maya all-inclusive resort sits 10 km (6 mi) from Playa del Carmen and the ferry to Cozumel.

Constructed to resemble a Mayan village, the resort contains eight low-rise buildings, a large meandering pool with two poolside bars, and volleyball courts. Breakfast, lunch, and dinner are offered in three buffet restaurants, while dinners are served in six à la carte dining rooms serving Mexican, Italian, French, and Asian cuisines, along with seafood and steaks. A sports bar is open 24 hours a day. Other amenities include 24-hour room service (for a fee due on arrival), wedding services, concierge services, and shopping on site.

Kayaking, windsurfing, and sailing are among the available water sports. Other recreational options include volleyball, jogging, and aerobics. The fitness center at Blue Bay Grand Esmeralda All Inclusive is open from early morning to early evening. Spa services (surcharges) are available.

This property also features a billiards table. Nightly entertainment includes live shows and guest-participation events in the resort's theater.

  • Fitness facilities
  • Supervised childcare/activities (free)
  • 24-hour front desk
  • ATM/banking
  • Elevator/lift
  • Number of bars/lounges - 4
  • Free breakfast
  • Concierge services
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Full-service spa
  • Gift shops or newsstand
  • Hair salon
  • Billiards or pool table
  • Grocery/convenience store
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Free WiFi
  • Computer station
  • Number of outdoor pools - 2
  • Laundry facilities
  • One meeting room
  • Meeting rooms
  • Multilingual staff
  • Number of floors - 4
  • Total number of rooms - 979
  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • Poolside bar
  • Luggage storage
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Free self parking
  • Year Built 2006
  • Number of restaurants - 6
  • 24-hour business center
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Beach towels
  • Sauna
  • Shopping on site
  • Number of buildings/towers - 8
  • Spa services on site
  • Children's pool
  • Wedding services
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Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel
  • Outdoor pools
  • Children's pool
  • Supervised childcare/activities (free)
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Grocery/convenience store
  • Laundry facilities
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)
  • Playground on site
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking

Room Amenities

  • Balcony or patio
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Climate control
  • Air conditioning
  • Ceiling fan
  • Minibar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Free bottled water
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Private bathroom
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Shower only
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)
  • Iron/ironing board
  • In-room safe
  • LCD TV
  • Free WiFi
  • Pay movies
  • Room service (24 hours)
  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Rollaway/extra beds (free)
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Where to Eat

Jaal-Ha - Buffet restaurant. International cuisine. Breakfast and lunch.

Seafood/Steak House - À la carte menu. Reservations required. Dinner.

Don Isi - À la carte Mexican cuisine. Dress code. Reservations required. Dinner.

Di Rossi - À la carte Italian cuisine. Dress code. Reservations required. Dinner.

L' Atelier - À la carte gourmet cuisine with exhibition kitchen. Dress code. Reservations required. Dinner.

Festival - Buffet restaurant. International cuisine. Breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

La Terraza - Buffet restaurant. Breakfast and lunch.

Oriental - Asian specialties. Reservations required. Dinner.

A 24-hour sports bar is located near the theater. Other bars are located in the specialty restaurant, poolside, and in the lounge.

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Nearby Things to Do

Guests of Blue Bay Grand Esmeralda All Inclusive have direct access to the 457-meter (1,500-foot) white-sand beach for swimming and water sports, including kayaking, windsurfing, and sailing. A large pool meanders through the resort, and a separate pool is provided for children. Guests can also take advantage of the sauna.

This resort offers a volleyball court and a billiards table. Among the scheduled daily activities are aerobics, stretching, and water spinning. Evening entertainment varies nightly and includes live productions, casino nights, and guest-participation events.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the hotel; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby
  • Snorkeling nearby
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby
  • Personal motorized watercraft on site
  • Scuba diving nearby
  • Water skiing nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Parasailing nearby
  • Aerobics on site
  • Kayaking on site
  • Playground on site
  • Rowing or canoeing on site
  • Sailing on site
  • Volleyball on site
  • Windsurfing on site
  • Yoga classes/instruction on site
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Spa Services

In a minimalist atmosphere, enjoy the 8,290 sq. feet spa facilities during your stay. BlueBay SPA has 8 individual rooms, 4 massage rooms, sauna, steam room and beauty salon. Therapists trained by the prestigious cosmetic brand Germaine de Capuccini will make you feel rejuvenated.

  • Manicures and pedicures

Accessibility

To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible path of travel
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Roll-in shower
  • Accessible parking
  • In-room accessibility

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

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Fees

The charges below are included in your overall room price:
  • Resort fee
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

We should mention

A resort fee is included in the total price displayed.

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