By: Amy Rosner By: Amy Rosner | June 17, 2022 | Lifestyle
Built on the ancient base of Mayan astronomers, NIZUC Resort & Spa is not just a hotel—it’s a wellness oasis that immediately puts guests at ease from the moment they walk in the door.
Offering an opulent getaway to relax the mind, body, and soul, NIZUC is the perfect place to unplug and escape the hustle and bustle of normal life.
Located just a short distance from the resort’s exclusive beaches and main pool area, guests can stay in stunning villas that feature a bedroom suite amongst a private tropical garden with an infinity pool and waterfall.
The tucked-away haven offers guests a variety of experiences and amenities including a 30,000 square-foot ESPA spa, private dining on the beach or ocean pier, a Dom Perignon Wine Cellar Experience, and much more.
Coming as no surprise to its loyal guests, NIZUC Resort & Spa is regularly voted as one of the best and most beautiful resorts in Cancún.
NIZUC, which boasts AAA Five Diamond status, is home to the first ESPA-branded spa in the Mexican Caribbean.
Its extensive menu of treatments is designed to relax and rejuvenate your body, both physically and spiritually.
NIZUC MedSpa – The first of its kind in the Mexican Caribbean, these unique treatments blend the best of two worlds—a relaxing spa experience with the expertise typically reserved for medical clinics. NIZUC MedSpa allows guests to receive non-surgical and non-invasive esthetic procedures from a licensed professional while enjoying the luxurious atmosphere of the spa sanctuary.
NIZUC Renewal – Inspired by Mayan healing customs, stones, and herbs are used to soothe the mind and cocoon the body in pure relaxation. Begin with the purification of the skin with natural sea salts, followed by a massage with warm stones revered by the Mayans for their healing properties. The treatment concludes with a meditative scalp massage.
Holistic Massage – This massage is designed and tailored specifically to ensure you experience the best physical and emotional therapeutic benefits according to your needs. A truly indulgent experience that will leave you fully relaxed and restored.
Mindful Facial - Guests will feel a renewed energy as the therapist soothes, nurtures, and revitalizes the skin and spirit with this personalized facial. The facial will include nourishing products rubbed along the skin with a warm poultice sculpt to tone the facial contours while massaging the skin.
In addition to spa treatments, guests can further their wellness journey through a variety of fitness classes in its state-of-the-art facilities such as personal training sessions, yoga, paddleboard, and private salsa lessons.
NIZUC Resort & Spa is home to six world-class restaurants, making it the region’s premier culinary destination. The resort offers a variety of authentic gourmet cuisines, each providing a unique and unforgettable dining experience.
Ramona is a contemporary interpretation of traditional Mexican cuisine served in a spectacular setting. Must-order dish: Shell crab taco.
Indochine infuses Asian spices with fresh ingredients to recreate classic dishes from the Far East with modern culinary techniques. Must-order dish: Ora King Salmon nigiri.
NI offers a tantalizing Peruvian menu infused with a rich blend of cultural influences for one-of-a-kind dishes.
Café De La Playa the exquisite a la carte breakfast at Café de la Playa awakens your senses by taking you on a global culinary journey in a casual atmosphere.
At La Punta Grill & Lounge you can indulge in succulent seafood and fine cuts of meat perfectly grilled and served in a casual outdoor atmosphere with panoramic ocean views. Must-order drink: Passion-fruit marg! Not on the menu, but delicious and refreshing!
Finally, at Terra Nostra, explore the culinary heritage of the Mediterranean with homemade pastas and wood-oven specialties. Plus, the most beautiful sunset you’ll ever see! Must- order dish: Fritto Di Calamari.
Whether you’re looking for an “Eat Pray Love” style self-discovery, a place to hang by the pool and drink spicy margs with friends, or somewhere to marry your one true love, NIZUC Resort & Spa has your back.
Photography by: Courtesy NIZUC Resort & Spa