Resort: Itz’ana Resort & Residences
Location: Placencia, Belize
Project Involvement: January 2017-present


Crafted in harmony – at the intersection of Mayan and Modern


Opening soon in the coastal village of Placencia, the Itz’ana Resort & Residences is a property crafted in harmony with its idyllic surroundings—at the intersection of Mayan and modern. Core Essence is thrilled to be leading the design of Itz’ana’s spa and fitness spaces, as well as the development of its brand concept and wellness programming.


+ Brand concept and programming
+ Space planning
+ Design concept & development
+ Interior design construction documentation
+ Spa service menu
+ Strategic and retail partnerships
+ Staffing support
+ Therapist, guest service & management training