Barcelo Maya Colonial Weddings

Family-Friendly | Over 500 rooms
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Located on a private white-sand beach with crystal clear waters, this stunning resort could well be your dream wedding destination.

Barcelo Maya Colonial is located on its own stunning private beach, with white sand, crystal clear waters, and palm trees. It’s no wonder that couples often choose this fabulous resort as the destination for their dream wedding in Mexico. Relax, soak in the sun, sip on a cocktail, and enjoy the premium amenities this resort has to offer.


Your wedding guests will be thrilled with the spacious and bright standard guest rooms at Barcelo Maya Colonial.

At 409 square feet in size, they’ll have room to stretch out, and every room comes with its own furnished balcony or terrace. For those of your wedding guests travelling with kids, there are Family Rooms that have a separate living room and master bedroom for privacy.

For wedding couples, we highly recommend the Premium Level Ocean Front Suite. The room offers 1066 square feet of space with a separate bedroom, an elegant living room that’s perfect for entertaining, and luxurious amenities like a bottle of sparkling wine as a welcome gift.

Food and Beverage

There are 4 restaurants on the property at Barcelo Maya Colonial, with flavors to suit anyone’s preferences.

Colonial Buffet Restaurant serves up a wide variety of international food buffet styles, for breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

The 2 specialty restaurants are perfect for a more formal dining experience.

1) Kyoto, which offers modern Asian fusion cuisine with Teppanyaki tables.

2) Marenostrum Restaurant, serving amazing Mediterranean-inspired fish and seafood dishes.

In the resort’s lobby, you’ll find 2 bars: a Tequila Bar and the Puebla Lobby Bar where you can sip on a margarita while listening to a mariachi band.

So Much To Do!

There are so many activities on the property that you and your wedding guests will never be stuck for something to do.

At the beach, there’s snorkelling, kayaking, scuba diving, and windsurfing. There’s a water park with slides and waterfalls, as well as a shopping mall with designer stores for some retail therapy.

Aerobics and yoga classes, as well as a full fitness center, make it easy to stay in shape. You can catch shows daily in the 2 theaters on the property, which include free drinks.

And the nightlife at Barcelo Maya Colonial is awesome, with an 18+ nightclub offering an open bar.


There are 6 refreshing swimming pools to take a dip in at Barcelo Maya Colonial, including a pool just for kids, a semi-Olympic pool, and an adult’s-only pool. Relax and soak in the sun by the pool while the attentive staff brings you anything you need (including cocktails!)

The exquisite full-service spa on the property features a hair salon and 25 treatment rooms where you can unwind with couples massages, body treatments, and aromatherapy. You’ll also find a steam room and Turkish bath at the spa.

What’s Included
  • Complimentary welcome cocktail

  • Breakfast, lunch, dinner, snacks, as well as open bar cocktails and soft drinks

  • Daily and nightly entertainment at the theaters

  • Nightclub with free drinks

  • Guest transportation service from 8 am – 2.30 am

  • Water park access

  • Kids club for children

What’s Nearby

In the area, you and your wedding guests will discover amazing sights and activities, including ancient Mayan ruins, underground rivers, and 2 incredible adventure parks: Xcaret and Xplor Park.

What’s Nearby

Outside of the resort, there’s a whole lot of adventure waiting for you in the local area. Marvel at the Mayan ruins of Chichen Itza, one of the new 7 Wonders of the World. Find a secret underground river at Rio Secreto Nature Reserve, or explore the jungle by zip-lining, rafting, and riding an amphibious vehicle at Xplor Park.

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Ceremony types:
Catholic, Symbolic/Vow, Civil/Legal, Hindu, Renewal, Sikh
Fitness Center
Free wifi
Bathrobes and slippers
Safety Deposit Box
Coffee kit
Pool towel

Restaurants & Bars

Colonial Buffet
Specializing in international cuisine, this restaurant offers an exquisite variety of dishes to satisfy even the most discerning guests.

Breakfast: From 7 am to 10: 30 am
Lunch: from 12:30 pm to 3 pm
Dinner: from 6:30 pm to 10 pm
Asian-contemporary fusion cuisine which is made with the best quality ingredients. Includes an exciting show by expert chefs at the incredible Teppanyaki tables.

Opening Hours: 6 pm to 10 pm
Reservations required, subject to availability, and restrictions apply.
Formal dress code. Men may not wear shorts, sandals, or shirts without sleeves.
This incredible restaurant serves an exquisite variety of fish and seafood dishes prepared in a Mediterranean style.

Opening Hours: 6 pm to 10 pm
Reservations required, subject to availability, and restrictions apply.
Formal dress code. Men may not wear shorts, sandals, or shirts without sleeves.
Mariachi is a grill-style restaurant on the Caribbean Sea. Experience a wonderful restaurant where you can enjoy delicious sandwiches or a marvelous buffet in a relaxed and casual environment.

Opening Hours: 10:30 am to 6:30 pm
Puebla Lobby Bar
This fantastic bar reflects the essence of Mexico. Guests can enjoy a cocktail while they delight in the sounds of the mariachis. Located in the main lobby.

Opening hours: 9.00 to midnight
Teatro Bar
Located in the fantastic Palenque Theatre.

Opening hours: 6 pm to midnight
Map & Address
Barcelo Maya Colonial
Carretera Chetumal Pto Juarez Pto Juarez Km 266.3
Riviera Maya, 77750, Q.R.

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