A Vision of Riviera Maya Luxury

As a world-traveler, I first came to Cancun in 1998. I could not stand the busy hotel zone. Looking for serene, private and wonder-full beaches I drove further and further south, eventually falling in love with Akumal, in the area now called the Riviera Maya. As an architect, I purchased this amazing beach-front property and designed a luxury-villa to fit the raw natural beauty. Interior inspired by fashion formed the perfect vacation villa. We manage and operate our villas ourselves as our standards are impeccable service and design. For 15 years I have personally visited every guest who rented the villas. Guest reactions and return guests tell it all. I love that they love it. I am committed to continue this quality of service and guest experience for years to come. —

Udi Saly

was born in Haifa, Israel. He holds B.S. and M.S. degrees in naval architecture and an M.S. in ocean systems management from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. His passion for coastal management and ocean preservation led to his founding Maya Caribe Arquitectura, an architectural firm based in Akumal. With a global clientele, the firm is known for building villas that maximize ocean views and use local Mayan materials.