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“A Peaceful Experience” 5 of 5 stars
Review of TAO Wellness Center

TAO Wellness Center
Bahia Principe Residential Complex, Akumal 77780, Mexico
984 875 5007
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Ranked #13 of 18 activities in Akumal
Type: Spas, Landmarks/ Points of Interest
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Owner description: An onsite holistic Wellness Center, part of the TAO Residential Community. The center features a movement room with daily yoga, meditation, tai chi, qi gong, zumba and pilates classes; a swimming pool and lap pool with saline water; locker rooms with steam baths; a healthy snack bar; a socially conscious boutique; a vibrant gym; world-class lecture hall for up to 150 people; lounge; terraces and the an energy treatment program featuring an uncommon selection of life balancing and rejuvenation treatments, including the region’s most amazing traditional healing arts program, which centers on the Temazcal Ceremony.
Winnipeg, Canada
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
“A Peaceful Experience”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2013

I was part of a group travelling together for a Yoga Retreat hosted by the Tao Wellness Centre. It was a rewarding trip which included full use of the Tao facilities and wonderful excursions to cenotes, canal swims, zip-lining over a lagoon, visiting Mayan pyramids and much more. I thoroughly enjoyed the Yoga, Tai Chi and Qigong classes available at the Tao Centre as well as the beautiful lap pools. The Temazcal was a truly special ceremony much like a Mayan version of a Native American sweat lodge. I hope to visit again!

Visited February 2013
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Winnipeg, Canada
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“trip of a lifetime”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2013

we recently had the opportunity to lead a yoga holiday in the mayan riviera- the tao centre organized and hosted this amazing trip. Daily access to the beautiful Tao wellness centre was the home base for our yoga. Staff were friendly and helpful. Our private Yoga in a glass & open air space that is in the tree tops. We shopped in the beautiful Moksha boutique.Top notch accommodations at Sian Kaa'n hotel. Daily excursions organized by Tao & local guides were uniquely tailored to our group- they gave us a sense of mayan culture, history, &spirituality while actively experiencing the natural wonders of the jungle and ocean. the temescal was a deep and profound experience- not to be missed.

Visited February 2013
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Akumal
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“It's Beautiful!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2013

I will go there again it was one of the most peaceful places I have ever visited. The people were very friendly and English was spoken. The setting in the jungle is well laid out and the condos are well appointed and very reasonabllly priced for this expensive this area. The food in the restaurants is exceptional.

Visited January 2013
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“Very good - Could be perfect!”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2013

Beautiful area, with a nice philosophy. Would have used it daily, except the cardio/weights area was about 5x too small. Needs a much larger "fitness centre".

Visited February 2013
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“Yoga”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2013

Yoga was great, 8am every morning but Sunday. You can take the trolley or just walk from Sian Kaan (a nice walk). Amy does Mon. Wed. and Friday a great way to start your day. On Saturday it is Kundalini Yoga followed by Meditation. TAO is a beautiful spot there is a small gym to work out and a lap pool.

Visited February 2013
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