Enjoy an authentic culinary adventure with Unico 20°87° and its Summer Suberbia concept
June 5, 2018
Unico 20°87° offers guests an experience that is equal parts international outpost and local getaway. The property fully showcases its native surroundings – from the local art displayed both in-room and throughout the property that can be purchased by guests; to the food and beverage offerings that foster a sense of regional celebration – and this is all offered against the backdrop in a setting of laid back luxury.
The hotel’s ethos is very simple: ‘arrive as a tourist and leave as a traveller’. And guests have every opportunity to immerse themselves in the locale with an all-inclusive concept that offers fine dining and an “Unlimited Inclusions” programme that spans spa treatments*, fitness*, and sports activities*, immersive off-site excursions* and golf*.
Offering a truly immersive stay that brings a sense of regional celebration into every aspect of the guest experience; the hotel is known for proudly paying homage to regional Yucatan dishes with a rotating chef concept at Cueva Siete restaurant headed-up by acclaimed Executive Chef Christian Bravo. But However, to further celebrate Mexico’s culinary diversity and its indigenous ingredients, Unico 20°87° has announced the much-anticipated return of its Superbia event this summer!
With a focus on the ultimate journey for the senses, Summer Superbia will reflect the Riviera Maya’s culinary traditions by offering restaurant and bar takeovers, exclusive events by Michelin-starred and The World’s 50 Best Chefs, wine and tequila tastings and handcrafted cocktails from top mixologists; and this is all mixed in with chic pool parties and the sounds of some of Tulum’s best DJs.
Summer Superbia begins on 02 July 2018 and continues until 27 August 2018, welcoming guests to enjoy an edible tour of authentic Mexico. Michelin starred chefs will create dishes rooted in Mexican flavour to showcase succulent, traditional and flavoursome dishes.
The Chefs who will be appearing include:
Guadaloupe based Chef Paco Ruano (02-09 July 2018) is recognised for his impeccable local street food paying attention to unique flavours from the region of Mexico.
Chef Angel Vazquez (09-16 July 2018) has taken flavours from different parts of world including Morocco, Thailand Greece and Mexico among others to engage in a new culinary concept.
From 16-23 July 2018, Chef Darren Walsh will bring forward his gastronomy experience from Ireland and pull on other gastronomy influences from New York, France and the UK.
Chef Kiki Moya (23-29 July 2018) has three Michelin stars and brings his unique take on Spanish flavours to the Summer Superb party.
Considered to be the genius child of Spanish gastronomy, Chef Javier will wow guests with his mouthwatering creations (30 July-06 August 2018.)
Chef Gerardo Vazquez Lugo (06-13 August 2018) introduces guests to his take on modern day Mexican fayre.
Winner of the Best Cookbook in the World 2016, Chef Diego Gallegos will take residence from 13-20 August 2018.
Chef Abel Hernandez (20-27 August 2018) holds accolades for ‘Restaurant of the Year Food and Travels 2014’ and will excite guests with his specialty offerings in French-Mediterranean cuisine.
To truly highlight authentic Mexico, Unico 20°87° also encourages guests to get off leave the property and explore with a series of inclusive tours* that provide the opportunity for guests to fully immerse themselves in the local landscape. From guided tours of one of the Seven Wonders of the World, Chichen Itza, to swimming with dolphins and dining in a lagoon beneath starlit skies, guests can now choose from several packages that have been tailored to showcase the very best of this Mexican paradise – all inspired by the natural wonder and majesty of the local region.
Guests can also further indulge with unlimited selected spa and beauty treatments* at the exclusive Esencia Wellness Centre with therapies such as the Esencia Signature Massage, the Sun Relief Wrap and the Volcanic Stones Massage available at no additional cost. Following the wellness theme, guests can also take advantage of a holistic fitness programme offering personal training, therapeutic meditation and beach front yoga sessions.
As a member of the Leading Hotels of the World curated collection, which is comprised of the world’s most ‘uncommon luxury hotels’, Unico 20°N 87°W has been recognised for its authenticity, its unique design and its ethos of drawing on the heritage of its surroundings. Whether spending their time relaxing in a private cabana next to the pool or heading off property to explore – guests will still head home with a true sense of Mexico and the Riviera Maya.
Luxury is apparent on arrival at the hotel and on entering the custom scented lobby, its inspiring design and acute attention to detail make many guests immediately reach for their phone to capture the moment. Access to the Unico 20°N 87°W App is granted immediately, allowing digital interaction with the hotel and its staff. Every touch point on the app has been curated with an extraordinary list of unique features and personalised options; from arranging when housekeeping visits, to allowing guests to order a dirty martini with two olives to be delivered straight to their lounge chair by the pool. Each guest is allocated their own Anfitrión, which acts as a personal go to for any individual needs as well as offering a direct and authentic connection to the destination and its hidden gems.
Unico 20°N 87°W Hotel Riviera Maya is offering guests the perfect summer break in July and August to experience Superbia with savings up to 51% off stays. Visit Unico 20°N 87°W with Kenwood Travel, which is offering seven nights at the five-star Riviera Maya hotel from just £1,618 per person on an all-inclusive basis. This price includes a 51% discount and is based on two adults sharing an Alcoba Swim up room and return economy flights from London Gatwick with British Airways, departing on selected dates in July 2018.
This price package also includes access to Unico 20°87°’s ‘Unlimited Inclusions’ programme, which includes selected spa treatments* at the Esencia Wellness Centre; access to a holistic fitness programme* including meditation and beach front yoga; selected water sports activities*; selected off-site excursions* that showcase the history and culture of the region, and unlimited golf. *
*These select ‘Unico 20°N 87°W Inclusions’ are available to all guests for a 20% service fee only.