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The Ritz-Carlton Expands to Mexico's Caribbean Coast with Exclusive Residence

Desarrolladora Arca, in collaboration with IMI Worldwide Properties, proudly announces the debut of The Ritz-Carlton Residences, Riviera Maya and The Ritz-Carlton, Riviera Maya. This marks The Ritz-Carlton brand's first venture into Mexico's Caribbean coast. The project includes 127 furnished residences starting at $1.824 million, strategically located between two international airports amidst 220 acres of tropical canopies, mangroves, and stunning Caribbean Sea views. The site offers 1,600 feet of private shoreline perfect for various ocean activities. Sales and construction will commence this year, with the first phase expected to launch in 2026, featuring 29 completed residences alongside The Ritz-Carlton, Riviera Maya.

IMI Worldwide Properties is currently accepting reservations for its Friends & Family Insiders Program. This exclusive program provides 29 owners with preferred preconstruction pricing and the opportunity to secure their beachfront estate or residence before the public release.

Gregorio Galicot, President of Desarrolladora Arca, expressed pride in pioneering The Ritz-Carlton's first hotel and residences in Riviera Maya. He emphasized the brand's perfect fit, blending Ritz-Carlton's renowned standards with the unique charm of the region. Sarah Khalifa, VP of Mixed-Use Development at Marriott International, highlighted the significance of this collaboration, noting the project as a flagship addition that sets a new benchmark for luxury hospitality in the region.

The Ritz-Carlton Residences, Riviera Maya are designed as a self-contained village, integrating seamlessly with the natural environment. The acclaimed Mexico-based firm Sordo Madaleno leads the architecture and design, emphasizing preservation of the land's beauty. The project maintains 85% of the surrounding jungle and includes various high-end living options such as Beachfront Estates, Grand Residences, and Mangrove Cottages. These residences feature custom-designed kitchens, premium appliances, private plunge pools, and expansive terraces with ocean views.

Mike Collins, founding partner and CEO of IMI Worldwide Properties, highlighted the strong demand for bespoke real estate in Mexico, driven by a record number of visitors to Quintana Roo. He emphasized the uniqueness of The Beachfront Estates, a limited collection of 13 homes with direct beach access. The Ritz-Carlton Residences, Riviera Maya, with its thoughtful amenities and exceptional design, aims to captivate luxury living enthusiasts.

Owners will enjoy exclusive amenities rooted in exemplary Ritz-Carlton service, such as a private concierge, in-residence chef, on-demand personal shopper, childcare services, tailored fitness training, and in-residence spa treatments. They will also have access to The Catamaran Club, a residents-only beachfront enclave, and a package of Marriott Bonvoy benefits, including complimentary "Platinum Elite" status and various other perks.

The Ritz-Carlton, Riviera Maya, co-located with the residences, will feature luxury resort amenities and recreational opportunities. It will offer 300 rooms and suites, four swimming pools, The Lagoon family area, The Spa, Kids Club, Teens Club, and The Racquet Club with professional tennis and pickleball courts. The co-located hotel will also provide world-class dining options crafted by TalentChef, including various destination dining venues and unique culinary experiences. The community, conveniently accessible from two international airports, offers a blend of modern amenities and natural attractions, making it an ideal destination for luxury living.

By ML Staff. Images courtesy of  RAUM Visual


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