The latest current events have caused the growth of tourists who seek stays in eco-friendly hotels, to be in harmony with nature, to return to the roots of mother earth Pachamama.
What does eco-friendly means?
The literal translation of eco-friendly would be: «friend of ecology», that is to say, respectful with the environment or ecological. Being eco-friendy is being sustainable, that is, trying to maintain a balance between the environment, the social and the economic. An eco-hotel, or a green hotel, is an environmentally sustainable hotel or accommodation that has made significant environmental improvements to its structure to minimize its impact on the natural environment.
A study by Expedia.com showed that 90% of national travelers will be looking for eco-friendly hotels or houses in the next year. However, 70% of the people assured that it is difficult for them to locate where this type of stay is offered.
Of course, some places have more options than others and you have to know where to look.
Unbelievable eco-friendly hotels in the Mexican Caribbean
The growing concern to take care of the environment and nature has made sustainable tourism (eco-friendly) grow rapidly among Mexican travelers and also in the rest of the world. For these types of travelers, luxury not only means staying in all-inclusive resorts with the best facilities, but also in ecological alternatives that allow them to be in contact with nature.
Here we leave you pictures of incredible ecological hotels in the Mexican Caribbean recommendations on the coast of the Riviera Maya, in the south of the country:
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In this property, rustic, elegance and comfort merge, to offer you one of the best travel experiences in a place like Tulum, Quintana Roo. There, they have an incredible archaeological zone on the shores of the Caribbean Sea. There is also Sian Ka’an; a biosphere, the largest protected natural area in the Riviera Maya with virgin beaches, reefs, cenotes, mangroves, animals and jungle.
If you are looking to reconnect with nature, this place is perfect for you. The hotel offers a pool inside a cave, with hot and salty water. Its location could not be more privileged, in a state like Yucatán, which strives to maintain its natural and archaeological attractions such as Chichén Itzá and Uxmal.
If it is about places that have made an effort to stay in harmony with the environment, Holbox Island, in Quintana Roo, cannot fail to be mentioned. Its exotic and tropical nature will simply leave you speechless. In this destination, Casa las Tortugas has rooms decorated in an ethnic and organic style, where you can experience the practice of traditional Mayan and Western medicine techniques. To get to Isla Holbox, you can take a tour from Cancun or go on your own with a rented vehicle.
On the coast of the Yucatan Peninsula, in Tulum, is Azulik, the magical boutique hotel that has received the attention of thousands of travelers from all over the world. The reason is that a stay in this heavenly place is definitely unforgettable, since the construction coexists perfectly with the ecosystem and complements the beauty of the Mayan jungle, which is full of cenotes and mangroves, and surrounded by the turquoise blue of the sea. Caribbean.