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Grand Velas Riviera Maya

Riviera Maya, Mexico

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Luxury Holidays At Grand Velas Riviera Maya

Situated in Quintana Roo, just five minutes from Playa del Carmen, on Mexico's stunning Caribbean coast, Grand Velas Riviera Maya rests on a swathe of glorious white-sand beach encircled by eighty acres of protected jungle. The resort's diverse luxury accommodation options include Ocean View Family Suites, situated around the central infinity-edge swimming pool, and Oceanfront Suites, featuring private plunge pools overlooking the azure Mexican Caribbean waters. All guest suites are oversized and gorgeously appointed in cream and brown tones, offset by travertine floors. Each area has its own facilities, including a pool, gym, and award-winning gourmet restaurants serving cuisine from Yucatan, Europe, and Asia. Recreational facilities include a stunning beach, swimming pools, a fitness center, the region's largest spa sanctuary, and private Kids' and Teens' Clubs.

Details:expand_more
  • Type: Luxury Hotel
  • Summary: All-inclusive resort with three different ambiences
  • Feature: A thousand feet of Caribbean Mexican beachfront
  • Rooms: 539 suites
  • Star rating: AAA Five Diamond
  • Nearest airport: Cancun International Airport
Resort Aerial View
Amenities
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Location and transfer

Approximately 45 minutes from Cancun International Airport by private car transfer.

Accommodation:expand_more

Each spacious and luxurious suite features a contemporary décor with Mexican accents, designed to complement the view, whether looking out to the ocean or into the jungle.
 

Ambassador Suites

Amenities include a 42" TV with digital cable and pay-per-view movies, private line/wireless touch-screen telephones, DVD/CD/MP3 player, high-speed Wi-Fi, fully stocked mini-bar, Nespresso coffee machine, a safe, hairdryer, bathrobes and slippers, and Molton Brown bath products.  

Zen Grand Suites

Amenities include a 42" TV with digital cable and pay-per-view movies, private line/wireless touch-screen telephones, DVD/CD/MP3 player, high-speed Wi-Fi, fully stocked mini-bar, Nespresso coffee machine, a safe, hairdryer, bathrobes and slippers, iron and ironing board, umbrella, and Molton Brown bath products.  

Zen Grand Suites

Amenities include a 42" TV with digital cable and pay-per-view movies, private line/wireless touch-screen telephones, DVD/CD/MP3 player, high-speed Wi-Fi, fully stocked mini-bar, Nespresso coffee machine, a safe, hairdryer, bathrobes and slippers, iron and ironing board, umbrella, and Molton Brown bath products.  

   Ambassador Suite Ocean View:expand_more
  • Size: 1,270ft²
  • Room View: Ocean views
  • Facilities: This family-orientated suite is arranged around the main infinity-edge swimming pool, close to the Ambassador Kids Club and gym. Each suite features a bedroom, sitting area and a spacious bathroom with Jacuzzi.
   Ambassador Pool Suite Ocean Front View:expand_more
  • Size: 1,270ft²
  • Room View: Ocean views
  • Facilities: This oceanfront suite ais located in an area of the resort designed for optimum privacy. Featuring a spacious lounge, spa-like bathroom with rain shower, Jacuzzis and space for a massage table, the suites also come with private terraces and plunge pools.
   Zen Grand Pool Suite Nature View:expand_more
  • Size: 1,184ft²
  • Room View: Jungle views
  • Facilities: Boasting a terrace overlooking the Riviera Maya jungle and your own private plunge pool, this suite is ideal for up to three adults.
   Zen Grand Suite Nature View:expand_more
  • Size: 109m²
  • Room View: Garden view
  • Facilities: This spacious room sleeps up to four adults and overlooks the hotel's lush gardens.
   Zen Grand Two Bedroom Family Suite Nature View:expand_more
  • Size: 2,368ft²
  • Room View: Garden views
  • Facilities: Promising the ideal spot for families, the Zen Grand Two Bedroom Family Suite Nature View offer family-friendly amenities and fun for the whole family with an indoor Jacuzzi and welcome bag with beach toys.
   Ambassador Two Bedroom Family Suite Ocean View:expand_more
  • Size: 2,540ft²
  • Room View: Ocean view
  • Facilities: Ideal for families, this spacious room offers everything you'd need for a fun family escape.
   Grand Class Suite Ocean Front View:expand_more
  • Size: 1,377ft²
  • Room View: Ocean view
  • Facilities: This airy suite features stunning Mexican artwork, a comfortable king-size bed, stunning marble bathroom with jacuzzi tub,  modern facilities, and a private terrace with private plunge pool.
Dining:expand_more

In addition to the eight restaurants, there are several swim-up bars adjacent to the swimming pools, which are perfect for a reviving cocktail or two throughout the day.

Piaf:expand_more
  • Cuisine: French cuisine
  • Setting: Situated in the Grand Class section of the resort, Pilaf welcomes children over 12 years old into its stunning settings, which features Swarovski crystal curtains and carefully designed lighting to create a romantic ambience. Named in honour of Edith Piaf, the restaurant’s rouge and noir tones will transport you back to the Paris of the 1940s.
  • Dress Code: No shorts, sleeveless t-shirts, trainers or sandals
  • Children's Menu: No
  • Vegetarian Option: Yes
  • Reservation Required: Yes
Sen Lin:expand_more
  • Cuisine: Asian cuisine
  • Setting: A family-friendly restaurant located in the Zen Grand area, Sen Lin will take your tastebuds on a spicy culinary journey, during which time you’ll experience cuisine from China, Japan, Korea, Vietnam, Malaysia, Cambodia and Thailand, to the accompaniment of live music.
  • Dress Code: No shorts, sleeveless t-shirts, trainers or sandals
  • Children's Menu: No
  • Vegetarian Option: Yes
  • Reservation Required: Yes
Frida:expand_more
  • Cuisine: Mexican fine dining cuisine
  • Setting: A family-friendly restaurant situated in the Ambassador area, Frida celebrates the legacy of the famous Mexican painter, Frida Kahlo. Each dish is a gourmet masterpiece, reflective of Mexico’s rich culinary heritage with a modern twist.
  • Dress Code: No shorts, sleeveless t-shirts, trainers or sandals
  • Children's Menu: Yes
  • Vegetarian Option: Yes
  • Reservation Required: No
Cocina de Autor:expand_more
  • Cuisine: Basque-inspired cuisine
  • Setting: Amidst the sparkling interiors of this contemporary styled restaurant, diners enjoy a host of newly flavoured dished created from traditional Mexican ingredients, using modern techniques.
  • Dress Code: No shorts, sleeveless t-shirts, trainers or sandals
  • Children's Menu: No
  • Vegetarian Option: Yes
  • Reservation Required: No
Lucca:expand_more
  • Cuisine: Italian-Mediterranean dishes
  • Setting: Located in the Zen Grand area, this family-friendly, air-conditioned restaurant offers scrumptious seafood, gourmet meats and homemade pasta dishes.
  • Dress Code: Resort casual
  • Children's Menu: Yes
  • Vegetarian Option: Yes
  • Reservation Required: Yes
Azul:expand_more
  • Cuisine: International dishes
  • Setting: Located in the Ambassador area, this lovely airy restaurant, set beneath a thatched canopy overlooking the beautiful beach, offers a convivial, relaxed setting in which to enjoy an international buffet of traditional cuisine from around the world.
  • Dress Code: Resort casual
  • Children's Menu: No
  • Vegetarian Option: Yes
  • Reservation Required: No
Bistro:expand_more
  • Cuisine: International cuisine
  • Setting: Open for breakfast, lunch and dinner, Bistro serves a wide selection of dishes featuring various world cuisines, complemented by an extensive international wine list.
  • Dress Code: No shorts, sleeveless t-shirts, trainers or sandals
  • Children's Menu: No
  • Vegetarian Option: No
  • Reservation Required: No
Chaká:expand_more
  • Cuisine: International and regional contemporary cuisine
  • Setting: Located in the Riviera Maya jungle section, Chaka is an open-air restaurant featuring its own luxuriant foliage of mangroves and Chaka trees. Open seasonly, the restaurant specialises in coffees, wines and mouthwatering desserts and entrees.
  • Dress Code: Resort casual
  • Children's Menu: No
  • Vegetarian Option: No
  • Reservation Required: Yes
Property Highlights:expand_more
Luxury Beach

Riviera Maya offers visitors some of Mexico's best tropical beaches, with clear waters and perfectly white sands. The pristine beach is the perfect place to relax throughout the day and also provides plenty of non-motorised watersports for those seeking adventure. Get involved in kayaking, sailing, swimming or fishing and make the most of the turquoise waters. Also, take advantage of the beach concierge service and feel as though you really are living the life of luxury.


Luxury Family Holidays

The hotel's Kids' Club provides a safe and friendly space for children aged 4 to 12 years to make new friends whilst learning through fun activities, including storytelling and board games. There's also chance to learn how to make piñatas and kites, handbags and jewellery, as well as a video area featuring Xbox and Wii consoles. For ultra-cool teens aged 13 to 17 years old, Teen's Club features a circular bar, serving non-alcoholic beverages, a pool table and board games, as well as an Xbox Kinect. An advanced technology sound system plays all the latest music, whilst budding singers can sing their heart out on the karaoke machine.


Spa Breaks

Your journey to nirvana starts here. Forty private spa suites, appointed with beautiful native artwork, aromatic essences, flowers, candles and hot smooth stones, feature alongside an incomparable menu of treatments including massage therapies, body wraps and facials designed for men, women and couples. Don't miss out on the Riviera Maya Water Ceremony - a revolutionary hydrotherapy circuit that includes a clay room, ice room and experience pool to revive and invigorate.


Culture & History

Riviera Maya is rich in culture and places to visit that will provide you with a never-seen-before experience. For those seeking a taste of history, the ancient Mayan ruins of Tulum - once a seaport trading mainly in turquoise and Jade - are only fifty minutes away from the hotel. If you're looking to keep in touch with nature, Sian Ka'an is a biosphere reserve that provides visitors with chance to visit several ancient ruins and view a variety of animals in their natural habitats, all whilst protecting the surrounding ecosystems.


Romance

Grand Velas Riviera Maya provides an ideal backdrop for a romantic escape. Those wishing to relax can enjoy a couple's massage in the tranquil, beachfront surroundings, while evenings can also be enjoyed as a couple as you can dine together on an open terrace with the sounds of the Caribbean Sea never too far away. Those wishing to continue their evening can visit the hotel's Koi Bar, which is synonymous with elegance and provides the perfect late-night ambience.


Scuba Diving

Ranking amongst some of the top scuba-diving destinations in the world, Riviera Maya has marine parks in Cozumel and Playa del Carmen that are home to a vast variety of marine life. Immerse yourself into cenotes, underground caves and fresh water rivers that provide a truly memorable diving experience.


Weddings

There can be no finer backdrop to your wedding than the pristine beaches, deep-green tropical jungle and azure Caribbean waters of Grand Velas Riviera Maya. Professional wedding coordinators are on hand to help you style and design your special day, whether it's a chic garden reception or a lavish ballroom affair with wow factors such as live music, performers or beach lounge areas and gourmet catering.


 

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