Spas and Gyms
Acqua Spa (Carr. Costera Sur Km. 2.4, tel. 987/872-7192, www.acquaspa.com.mx, 9 a.m.–7 p.m. Mon.–Fri., 9 a.m.–6 p.m. Sat.) is a high-end spa offering a wide range of services, including massages (US$50–125), body treatments (US$45–80), and facials (US$50–85); all spa services include 30 minutes in the steam room. The spa also offers Pilates instruction and has a gym equipped with cardio machines, weights, and more.
The most modern gym on the island, EGO (Calle 11 at Av. 5, tel. 987/872-4897, 5 a.m.–11 p.m. Mon.–Fri., 6 a.m.–6 p.m. Sat.) is a full-service facility complete with free weights, weight machines, cardio machines (plus personal trainers to help), and a slew of classes including Pilates, yoga, spinning, and kickboxing. Monthly membership is US$55, while visitors pay US$8 for the day. All that, plus the air-con can’t be beat!
© Gary Chandler & Liza Prado from Moon Yucatán Peninsula, 9th edition