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Banyan Tree Cabo Marques

by Megan DuBois
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by Megan DuBois
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The immaculate scene of Acapulco draws visitors in with colorful sunsets, jagged cliffs, and the sparkling waters of the ocean. Deciding where to stay while in the area and looking for a place to relax and recharge after a day spent exploring can be one of the hardest parts of planning a vacation to Mexico. However, one hotel that stands out is Banyan Tree Cabo Marques. Set high in the cliffs of Acapulco’s Diamond Zone, the property offers tons of privacy -- not to mention stunning views and infinity pool-equipped private villas.

What You Need to Know

The Look of Banyan Tree Cabo Marques

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Banyan Tree Cabo Marques is a stylish retreat in the middle of the lush forest of Mexico. The resort has a distinct Asian influence, which adds to the overall spa and zen-like feel. The villas here range in size to accommodate anywhere from two to 15 guests. The resort is often a place for honeymooners and couples to get away and enjoy the sights and sounds of nature while also being immersed in a luxe environment. 

The Vibe at Banyan Tree Cabo Marques

From the moment guests step beyond the gates of Banyan Tree Cabo Marques, they are washed in pure relaxation, comfort, and luxury. Adults can unwind with a cocktail at Las Vistas Bar and Lounge before savoring a wonderful dinner at one of the on-site restaurants. After dinner, spend the evening out on your private deck or infinity pool to take in the brightly colored sunsets. 

Who Will Love Banyan Tree Cabo Marques

Adult travelers who do not plan to bring children on vacation will appreciate Banyan Tree Cabo Marques the most. The resort is geared towards romance and leisure travelers, and most of the on-site activities and amenities reflect that. 

Who Might Not Love Banyan Tree Cabo Marques

Those looking for a rowdy nightlife scene or nearby entertainment district will not enjoy the Banyan Tree Cabo Marques. Since the hotel caters mostly to adult romance travelers -- where the main focus is enjoying the resort itself -- those looking for outside activities will want to look for accommodations elsewhere. 

Best Amenity at Banyan Tree Cabo Marques

The incredible views are easily the best amenity at Banyan Tree Cabo Marques. Most villas face the water, but some have balconies that face the lush, greenery- and wildlife-filled forests. Guests looking to reconnect with themselves or a partner will also enjoy the Asian-inspired on-site spa, which offers an array of couples' treatments. 

Money Matters 

What’s Included at Banyan Tree Cabo Marques

Guests at Banyan Tree Cabo Marques have access to the main pools (which are outside of the private villa pools), as well as wifi, valet parking. Each room has a soaking tub, plasma tv, outdoor balconies, and a private pool. A fitness center is also available for use. 

Fees and Extra Costs You Should Know About at Banyan Tree Cabo Marques

Typical hotel fees and taxes should be expected here. 

How to Get a Deal at Banyan Tree Cabo Marques

The hotel's offers page is teeming with promotions and packages. Otherwise, it's best to travel in the off-season (which, for Mexico, is April-May and October-November) for the lowest rates. Or, if you're up for a spontaneous adventure, you'll be pleasantly surprised to find cheaper room rates (as opposed to planning months ahead). 

Getting There

In the Neighborhood of Banyan Tree Cabo Marques

The nearest neighborhood in and around Banyan Tree Cabo Marques is about a ten-minute drive away. Here, you can watch cliff jumpers at La Quebrada (a popular tourist attraction), or stroll through downtown streets to enjoy local cuisine and shopping.

Nearest Airport to Banyan Tree Cabo Marques

The nearest airport is Acapulco International Airport, which is about 25 minutes away. 

The Bottom Line

Banyan Tree Cabo Marques is a luxury resort that's best suited for adult travelers who are looking to reconnect and relax while living in the lap of luxury. 

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