You’ve done it, you’ve made the amazing decision to plan a corporate retreat. Exciting! Now where are you going? The next big decision you’ll have to make is not only where to go, but where to stay. Take it from the travel experts like us, the success of your trip heavily relies not only on the country and city, but on the specific hotel you choose. It’s important to note that there isn’t a one fits all choice, but rather, your decision will simply take into account your preference and goals for your retreat.
The whole world is your oyster…literally, so it may seem daunting to start the process of choosing a destination, but we’re here to help. We at Moniker are always up on the latest and greatest spots for the most exciting trip. So let us inspire you with one of our favourite hotels to for a corporate retreat in Mexico, the Mayan Riviera. Stretching from Punta Allen to Tulum, this coastal destination ticks all the boxes: white sand beaches, turquoise waters, ancient ruins, adventures-a-plenty, delicious cuisine and stunning scenery.
With mysterious cenotes, colourful wildlife, underwater shipwrecks and more, it’s truly got something for everyone. So whether you’re into sipping drinks on the beach or snorkelling through an underwater world, we’ve got you covered. Sit back, relax and let your worries float away as we ensure your hotel has everything your team needs for an easy and unforgettable experience.
6 Incredible Mexico Corporate Retreat Locations
Atelier Playa Mujeres
Inspired by the Art and Design Contemporary Mexico, this 5-star, adults only resort is a Caribbean dream. The luxurious Atelier Playa Mujeres is beautifully designed with its guests’ comfort always in mind. With sparkling turquoise waters on one side and a pristine golf course on the other, you will be surrounded by both natural and architectural beauty. Highlights include an infinity pool that spans the length of the resort (yes, you read that correctly), 8 restaurants, 8 bars, direct beach access, a state-of-the-art gym, and 6 meeting spaces and a convention centre making it a great spot for hosting a variety of team sessions. It’s 431 beautiful rooms start at $320 CAD per person, including all meals and drinks. Your company retreat is in good hands with this relaxing yet functional spot.
We wanted to give you an idea of what a corporate retrea in Mexico t could look like at the Atelier Playa Mujeres. We flew in almost 400 employees of a sales technology company from across North America to the sunny shores of Playa Mujeres, 30 minutes north of Cancun, for a 3-day company retreat adventure. The offsite was filled with unforgettable and unique experiences for the guests including a fleet of catamarans, drone shows, fire dancers, synchronized swimmers, and culminating in a huge Dia de los Muertos-themed bash!
Grand Hyatt Playa del Carmen
The Grand Hyatt sits on the incredibly popular and absolutely stunning Mamitas’ Beach. The stylish and sleek resort is equipped with everything you’ll need for a memorable experience. Its 314 spacious rooms boast floor to ceiling windows and start at $300 CAD per person (including all food and drinks). Enjoy delicious and various culinary creations in each of its restaurants and bars, or take a short stroll to Playa’s 5th Avenue for lively nightlife. Described as a holistic sanctuary, The Grand Hyatt’s spa is perfect to relax in after a day of team-building in it’s 18 sunlit conference rooms (holding up to 470 people). With multiple infinity pools and breathtaking views, your corporat retreat is sure to be both beautiful and relaxing.
Andaz Mayakoba Resort
Encircled by lush greenery and nestled on the Carribean coastline, the secluded Andaz Mayakoba Resort can only be described as paradise. As well, it’s recognized as Conde Nast Traveler’s 2020 Readers' Choice Award for the #1 Resort in Mexico. Inspired by nature, the 214 open-concept rooms reflect the colours and natural beauty that surround the resort, making you feel at one with the environment. Rooms start at $495 CAD per person all inclusive. Amenities include 2 sparkling outdoor pools with a hot tub, a luxurious spa, fitness centre, delicious all day dining options and a golf course featuring spectacular views. One thing is clear, you won’t be disappointed with this Carribean oasis.
Unico 20°87° immerses guests in the unique culture of the region while simultaneously providing luxury at it’s finest. This beautiful resort is just steps away from stunning white sand beaches and features a holistic spa, fitness centre, locally inspired cuisines and mixologist-driven cocktail program. It’s 448 suites (starting at $519 per night) are a mix of modern luxury and rustic decor that also incorporate many locally sourced materials. Also provided are access to numerous experiences and pop up events to spice up your stay. Unico 20°87° is sure to provide that ultimate all-inclusive getaway you’ve been waiting for.
Mahekal Beach Resort
Overflowing with bohemian charm and capturing the spirit of the region, Mahekal Beach Resort can be found on the largest stretch of beach in Playa del Carmen. And, as it’s located just steps away from the exciting and vibrant 5th avenue, this resort provides a winning combination of both beachfront relaxation and lively city life. Featuring an assortment of thatched-roof bungalows, suites and even tree houses, the 195 rooms are inspired by Mayan architecture and make use of traditional materials and local decor (and start at $390 CAD per room). Indulge in delicious local cuisine with 2 restaurants and 3 bars. Enjoy lush gardens, tranquil pools, a private beach, a fitness centre and a full service spa. So kick off your shoes and enjoy your Mexico corporate retreat at the barefoot luxury of Mahekal Beach Resort.
Where the Carribean Sea meets the Yucatan Jungle, you’ll find the luxurious Grand Velas Riviera Maya. Relax by the white sand beaches, at the infinity pool or in the beautiful holistic spa. The Grand Velas lets you choose unique experiences to curate the trip specifically to your needs. From dreamy escapes to exciting adventures or secluded relaxation, there’s something for everyone at this oceanfront sanctuary. This sprawling resort features a total of 539 large, plush suites with gorgeous private terraces for ultimate comfort (starting at $562 CAD). Expand your culinary horizons at one of it’s 8 restaurants, including one with a Michelin star chef on site. And finally, with over 30 flexible meeting spaces The Grand Velas has everything you’ll need for your company retreat in Mexico.
Ask The Travel Experts
Now you’ve seen some of the dreamy destinations for a company retreat that Mexico has to offer, but that’s only the tip of the iceberg! Whether one of these hotels tickled your fancy or you’re curious about other options, we can help you find the perfect location to fit your team, goals, budget and style. Interested in other destinations? We’ve put together lists for locations of company retreats in Lisbon, Canada, San Francisco and more! So go and check them out. Or alternatively kick your shoes off and let Moniker do the heavy-lifting for you. You’ll be strolling along those white sand beaches before you know it, with not a care in the world.