Mexico MerPeople Retreat and Mermaid School (March 2025)

Mexico MerPeople Retreat and Mermaid School (March 2025)

Mexico MerPeople Retreat and Mermaid School – Discover Unforgettable Adventures! Are you ready to embark on an extraordinary journey that will leave you with cherished memories? Look no further than our MerFolk Retreat and Mermaid School in Mexico! This immersive experience promises an unforgettable adventure for mermaid enthusiasts of all levels. Dive into the world of vibrant mermaid tails and connect with fellow mermaids and mermen from around the globe. Our program strikes the perfect balance between thrilling activities and relaxation, ensuring you have an enchanting time.


Mexico MerPeople Retreat and Mermaid School


What to Expect at Our MerPeople Retreat and Mermaid School

Join us for a captivating week of mermaiding from March 15-22, 2025, with the option to extend your stay for an additional week until March 29, 2025. We’ll be staying at the luxurious 5-star Iberostar Quetzal hotel, nestled in the heart of the Riviera Maya.

Your all-inclusive package includes:

  • 7 nights in a comfortable double room at the Iberostar Quetzal.
  • Delectable all-inclusive food and drinks to satisfy your taste buds.
  • Excursions to enchanting locations such as beaches, reefs, and cenotes.
  • Mermaiding training to enhance your skills.
  • Yoga sessions for relaxation and flexibility.
  • Breathing and relaxation exercises to improve your underwater experience.
  • Underwater posing tips from experts.
  • Safety team support for your peace of mind.
  • Rental fabric tail from the Mermaid Kat Shop (if needed).
  • Photoshoots both above and below the water’s surface.
  • 6 edited, high-resolution photos of your choice.
  • A memorable souvenir video of your journey (approximately 2-3 minutes long).

Please note that the package does not include return flights to Cancun, airport transfers, diving activities, Wi-Fi, or additional photos beyond the initial 6, which can be purchased separately. Moreover, if you wish to use silicone tails from the Mermaid Kat Shop, please contact us at least 3 months prior to travel.



EUR 3,850 (approx. USD 4,000 / AUD 6,400) for the 7-night package.

EUR 4,750 (approx. USD 5,000 / AUD 8,000) for the 14-night package, including the extension week.

To secure your spot, a 20% deposit is due upon booking. The remaining balance of EUR 1,000 (approx. USD 1,000 / AUD 1,600) is required 90 days before the trip, with the final payment due 30 days prior to departure.


Reserve Your Spot Today:

Contact Thomas Scholz (Tom) at +49 173 3725736 or via email at Act fast, as spots are in high demand, and we can only secure your reservation once we’ve received your booking and deposit.



Video from our MerPeople Retreat Thailand 2023


Explore the Magic of Our MerPeople Retreat and Mermaid School

Our MerPeople Retreat offers a unique blend of experiences to make your getaway truly unforgettable. While it’s perfect for relaxation and rejuvenation, it also provides an exciting mermaid school experience. Throughout your stay, access various training sessions, including mermaid swimming, breathwork, and relaxation exercises.

Learn specialized techniques such as fin swimming, pressure equalization, underwater posing, and body control beneath the waves. Our professional photographers will capture magical moments during captivating photoshoots both on land and underwater, utilizing the stunning backdrops of Mexico’s natural beauty. Rest assured, our experienced lifeguards and rescue divers are there to support you, whether you’re a novice or a seasoned mermaid.

We’ve also set aside free time for you to explore at your own pace. Relax by the hotel pool, enjoy thrilling dives, or take leisurely beach strolls with fellow participants. The surrounding area offers numerous tourist attractions to discover during your retreat.

Join us at our Mexico MerPeople Retreat and Mermaid School for an enchanting and diverse experience that combines relaxation with mermaid adventures, creating cherished memories that will last a lifetime.


Mexico MerPeople Retreat


Who Can Join Our Mexico MerPeople Retreat and Mermaid School?

If you’ve ever been enchanted by “The Little Mermaid,” “Splash,” or “H2O – Just Add Water,” and have a passion for fantasy and the seas, our Mexico MerPeople Retreat and Mermaid School is the perfect fit for you! We aim to create a space where like-minded water enthusiasts can connect, learn new skills, and return home with breathtaking photos and videos.

To participate, strong swimming skills and a basic level of fitness are mandatory, as mermaiding can be physically demanding. Rest assured, our underwater photoshoots mostly take place in shallow water, with surface support available if needed. We welcome participants of all sizes, shapes, ages, and genders, but those under 18 must be accompanied by a guardian.


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Video Packages as an Additional Option for your Mexico MerPeople Retreat and Mermaid School

If you would like to have individual videos of yourself in addition to the souvenir video, you can book these additionally.

Option 1: PERSONAL TRAVEL HIGHLIGHT VIDEO Your personal highlights of Mermaid Week selected by us and edited as an individual film. | backed with music | Duration 2-3 minutes | as MP4 file | additionally as a reel | Makes your Mermaid Week unforgettable! Price: EUR 150 (around USD 160 / AUD 250)

Option 2: UNDERWATER MODEL MOVIE Extra film footage and individual scenes edited together to create your underwater model movie. | Preliminary meeting with concept development | basic video coaching | additional video shooting | cut together selected by us | backed with music | Duration 3-5 minutes | as MP4 file | additionally as a reel | Perfect for your portfolio! Price: EUR 250 (around USD 270 / AUD 420)

Option 3: DELUXE MOVIE Film creation cut together as a short film in a cinematic look according to your individual storyline. | Preliminary meeting with concept development | Script writing | individual video coaching | additional video shooting and individual shooting time |backed with music | Duration 5-7 minutes | as MP4 file | additionally as a reel | Show your personality! Epic video recordings for marketing, campaigns, portfolio and more. Price: EUR 450 (around USD 480 / AUD 750)

Optional: additionally all individual scenes uncut (including unpublished ones) Price: EUR 100 (around USD 100 / AUD 160)

Larger changes on average Price: 50 EUR (around USD 50 / AUD 80)

If you are already sure that you would like to book a video option, please contact Jens and Melli from D Image Factory directly.


Lydia’s Highlight Video from MerPeopleRetreat Maldives 2021


Julianna’s Highlights During Egypt MerPeople Retreat and Mermaid School 2022


Inviting Partners and Companions to Our Mexico MerPeople Retreat and Mermaid School

Your companion can fully embrace the enchantment with us. They are welcome to accompany us on exciting excursions, witness the mesmerizing photoshoots, and even participate in captivating training sessions. Over time, we’ve had the privilege of capturing heartwarming moments between partners, creating cherished memories to treasure.

In addition, companions have the unique opportunity to select 10 photos from our mermaid retreat to take home as souvenirs. It’s a chance to share in the wonder of the experience.

For those companions seeking a more leisurely pace or pursuing different interests, we offer an exclusive discount of EUR 500 (around USD 500 / AUD 800) off the total price. While you embark on your mermaid adventures, our hotel features a dedicated dive center, and the surrounding area offers excellent shopping and a wide array of tourist attractions.

Moreover, you’ll have plenty of free time each day to explore, relax, and connect. Be assured, your companion will be far from bored – they’ll be part of an extraordinary journey filled with wonder and excitement!


Mermaid Couple Photo Shoot during MerFolk Retreat


That’s Exciting!

Mermaid Kat and her “fintastic” team have been the masterminds behind international Mermaid Weeks and underwater model adventures since 2013. Our team has earned prestigious awards, and we’re not only talented but also incredibly motivated, spirited, and passionate about what we do.

We prioritize creating an environment where everyone stands on equal ground, supporting, encouraging, and empowering one another. Your mermaid journey is designed to make a splash in your life, leaving you with unforgettable memories and loads of fun!

Join our vibrant Facebook group, Drama Free Mermaid Community, to connect with fellow mermaids and mermen from around the world before your adventure begins.


Become a mermaid at our mermaid school - Mermaid Kat Academy


Come, Be Part of the Enchantment!

To ensure you have a fantastic time at our MerFolk Retreat and Mermaid School, please remember to pack the following:

  • Passport
  • Travel insurance
  • Diving license (if you plan to go diving)
  • Swimwear and summer clothing
  • Snorkeling gear (if available)
  • Rash guard and light long trousers
  • Sunglasses, hat, and required medication
  • Adapter for electronics
  • Natural mosquito repellent and ocean-friendly sunscreen
  • Your own mermaid tail (if you have one)
  • Waterproof mascara and additional makeup
  • Accessories
  • Credit cards and cash


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Welcome to Iberostar Quetzal

Iberostar Quetzal is more than just a hotel; it’s a dedicated guardian of the local ecosystem. Their EarthCheck certification reflects their commitment to preserving the lush tropical rainforest and native flora and fauna. The hotel also boasts a prime location on one of Riviera Maya’s most beautiful beaches.



See more upcoming Mermaid Vacations here.