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March 18, 2008updated Feb 07, 2013

Nizuc Resort & Residences On-Site Sales Gallery Opens

By Pardhasaradhi Gonuguntla

Riviera Maya, Mexico — A new $180 million development under the helm of hotelier Adrian Zecha of Amanresorts and GHM located on the site of the former Mexican Presidential retreat on the Yucatan Peninsula in the Riviera Maya, Nizuc Resort & Residences ( announces the opening of its on-site beachfront sales gallery.

Located only five miles from Cancun International Airport, the property is slated to open October 2009.

Designed to compliment the resort by renowned architect Jean-Michel Gathy from Denniston International, in collaboration with award-winning interior designer Jaya Ibrahim, the sales gallery experience at Nizuc offers a glimpse into the project’s utmost luxuries.

Guests begin their visit with a tour of the property’s greenhouse and nursery developed on behalf of Nizuc’s Mangrove Revitalization program.

They are then lead to the beachfront sales gallery complete with thatched roof, swimming pool and interactive components, where they are shown a short film by the producers of 21 Grams and Babel that visually captures the great richness of the Yucatan Peninsula lifestyle.

After the movie, project information including residence details and amenities are shared.

The presentation ends with a walk out to Nizuc’s private jetty with 360-degree views of sky and sea.

Buyers are then given the opportunity to experience Nizuc’s personalized service and lifestyle first-hand—the day is theirs to sip cocktails whilst lounging on sun beds by the pool.

We modeled our sales gallery to exemplify an actual experience of owning a villa at Nizuc,” shares Nizuc developer Alan Becker of Becker Arquitectos.

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We welcome the opportunity to personally show you the reality of owning a piece of our paradise and how we are forming the Nizuc community.”

Residences are available for private purchase at prices ranging from $1.3 million to $3.5 million and Beachfront Villas from $10 million to $13 million, and either
may be rented out at the owner’s discretion through the hotel’s rental pool.

To arrange for a visit of the sales gallery, please contact Nizuc’s exclusive marketing and sales office, SHVO, at 888-MY-NIZUC or


Opening Date, October 2009

3 three-bedroom Beachfront Villas
8 five- and six-story residential buildings comprised of 88 two-bedrooms with pool and 72 one-bedrooms with pool

45 Hotel Suites
16 free-standing single story Club Suites with pool
Plus, any of the above Residences at the discretion of the owner

ESPA: Spa comprised of an entrance hall, beauty-salon, hair-salon, women’s and men’s private treatment-rooms, open space Jacuzzi, ten private rest areas, and a relaxation and yoga pavilion
Peruvian restaurant and Mexican bistro
Eight sculptural pools
Boutique with cigar lounge
Beach cabanas
Revitalized mangrove with swimming platforms
Nature paths
Boardwalk and bridges to residences
New marina located in close proximity to waterway to Cancun proper
Private residential entrance
President’s Club: exclusive residential club
Lush gardens filled with a variety of native species
2 kilometers of private beach

About Nizuc Resort & Residences

Located on the former Mexican Presidential retreat on the Riviera Maya and only 5 miles from Cancun International Airport , Nizuc Resort & Residences is scheduled to open October 2009.

The ancient Mayan culture of the people who populated this area will influence all aspects of this $180 million dollar development, inspiring the design, food and art. The project will comprise of three expansive Beachfront Villas, 160 one- and two-bedroom Residences, 45 hotel rooms, and 16 Club suites.

Also part of the development is a 4,000 sq feet ESPA Spa offering an innovative treatment program inspired by millenari Mayan traditions as well as Ayurvedic treatments, a boardwalk along the mangroves, and multiple meeting facilities.

For more information, please visit

About General Hotel Management Ltd. (GHM)

Established in 1992, General Hotel Management Ltd (GHM) is a market leader in conceptualizing, developing and operating an exclusive group of hotels and resorts worldwide. With a total of 14 properties in its portfolio and six more in the pipeline, GHM prides itself in providing guests with a distinctive lifestyle experience that is unrivalled.

Every GHM resorts and hotels is one of a kind, and
takes their inspiration from the splendor of their environments and uses this to create definitive experiences for guests.

The GHM portfolio includes The Setai in Miami , The Chedi in Milan , Muscat , Phuket and Chaing Mai, The Nam Hai in Vietnam , The Legian in Bali , among others.

For more information, please visit

About Becker Arquitectos

With more than three decades of experience in premium Mexican real estate, Becker Arquitectos specializes in a holistic approach to architecture and construction.

Becker is known for creating contemporary environments, from commercial to residential, that wholly consider the well being of those who work and reside within them.

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