The festive season is here, and at Itz'ana, the magic of the holidays is in full swing. From indulgent dining menus by our expert culinary team to Caribbean Christmas experiences including Santa's arrival on a sailboat! We invite you to join us as we bring to you a dazzling collection of festive moments for this whimsical time of the year, starting with our Christmas tree lighting on December 10th. Let our luxury beachfront accommodations and unmatched service become home for the ones you love this season.
Santa is on His Way!
On December 22nd an unforgettable day awaits as we invite the children to celebrate the arrival of Santa Clause. At Itz'ana, Santa's sleigh is exchanged for a sailboat. Little ones will delight in this spectacular arrival, posing for festive photos.
On the morning of the 23rd, bring your festive creativity and inspiration for a classic Christmas favorite: decorating gingerbread houses with the Chef! In the evening, enjoy the soothing sounds of live jazz at our Biblio Bar, with an eggnog and cognac cocktail in hand. For dinner, the festivities continue by the poolside with buffet-style dining.
The Magic of Christmas Eve
From sailing to beachfront cocktails, and a buffet of tacos and ceviche, Christmas Eve will be spent soaking up the sun by the beach and pool. Later that night, join us at Limilia Restaurant and Deck to savor an abundance of exquisite flavors with live music and craft cocktails. On the menu, enjoy tequila-seared scallops, lobster cappuccino, crunchy Garifuna Yucca bread, as well as dessert favorites such as Red Fruits Charlota or Chocolate Volcano. For the main course, delight in culinary delicacies from land and sea with either of our main course options, freshly caught Grouper or a rack of ribs served with exceptional sides. Enhance the Christmas celebrations with paired wines from our extensive wine menu.
A Christmas to Remember
On Christmas day, turn holiday moments into lifelong memories. Start the day merry and bright with a brunch buffet, featuring sparkling wine and craft cocktails. During the day, soak up some sun at the poolside with an open bar and beats by our guest DJ. Paddle out into the Caribbean on a kayak or paddleboard, and bask in the laughter of little ones as they embark on an exciting scavenger hunt.
The Celebrations Continue on the Caribbean Sea
On the 26th, set sail for a Cruise Day, the Itz'ana way. Let the Caribbean Sea be your playground for the day and enjoy the exhilarating adventures of the open sea. The day after, join us for a cultural experience like no other. Learn about the beloved cacao, embracing the Mayan culture with a Chocolate Workshop, and at the end, create your own chocolate bar!
Leading up to the New Years' celebrations, we invite you to enjoy poolside DJs, Christmas Theater on the Beach, and a Lagoon Sunset Tour.
Cheers to the New Year with Beachfront Fireworks
On the 31st, say goodbye to 2021 with our daytime Sparkling Party Bar and DJ at the poolside. That night, share decadent experiences to prepare for 2022, with our New Years' Eve Dinner and Countdown Party. Embrace the last moments of the year with the Caribbean Sea as the backdrop to mesmerizing fireworks. With inventive cocktails and carefully curated dishes, our New Year's Eve Dinner Menu is sure to delight. Featuring a Salad Bar, a Craving Station, a Mexican Corner, and more, our lavish menu surely calls for a celebration.
As the sun rises over the new year, our culinary team will prepare a New Year Recovery Breakfast featuring soups along with a Clamato and Mimosa Bar. Enjoy the soothing sounds of the waves, the intimacy of our expansive private spaces, and the joyous atmosphere of new beginnings. On the 2nd, set your intentions for the year ahead with yoga and brunch.
Revel in the creation of a new holiday tradition with the true essence of a Caribbean holiday experience. Bask in the shimmering sea, enjoy the glamour and luxury of our spectacular beachfront setting, and be captivated by our collection of magical moments.
Contact our team today to uncover the magic of the holiday season. Get 15% off our best available rate and a special Christmas amenity with our Holly Jolly Special Offer.