Grand Velas Riviera Maya Resort

Carretera Cancun Tulum Km. 62, Playa del Carmen

  • Baby Ready
  • Toddler Fun
  • School Age Action
  • Cool for Teens
  • Hotels with a Kids' Pool
  • Hotels with Kids' Clubs
  • The only family-friendly all-inclusive resort in the Mexican Caribbean to receive the AAA Five Diamond award, the Grand Velas Riviera Maya combines the elegance and service families expect from a luxury property with the relaxed atmosphere of an oceanfront beach resort. The Grand Velas Riviera Maya’s three distinct sections, Ambassador, Zen, and Grand Class, help to create an intimate, personalized experience for guests, with dedicated pools, bars, and recreation areas. Pathways to spacious tiered suites wind through tropical jungle and manicured gardens past tucked-away kids’ clubs, recreational areas, and open-air dining venues. Onsite activities abound at Grand Velas Riviera Maya, with a new schedule delivered to each suite daily. Kids can choose between kids’ club activities, beachfront water sports, lawn games, and pools all day long, and the resort’s central location on the Riviera Maya Caribbean coastline is the ideal launching point for family adventure. For those who prefer to stay put, families can learn about the local flora and fauna while visiting the six cenotes located on the property. Parents will want to take advantage of the available childcare options to enjoy the Grand Velas spa, voted the best spa in the world by Virtuoso in 2010.

    • Category: Resort
    • Location: Seaside
    • Standard: Luxurious
    • Style: Contemporary
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    Our Reviewer's Favorite Features

    • Baby Ready: Crib and highchair available
    • Toddler Fun: Grounds are toddler-friendly in Ambassador and Zen sections
    • School Age Action: Kids’ club activities and family games
    • Cool for Teens: Dedicated teens club
    • Variety of organized daily activities
    • Unique summer and winter camp classes for kids
    • Natural cenotes onsite
    • Award-winning spa
    • Family-friendly beach and water sport activities

    Families Should Know

    • Grand Class category reserved for adults and kids 16 and up
    • Three restaurants are reserved for guests age 16 and up
    • Dress code at some restaurants
    • Kids’ clubs are included in all-inclusive rate; babysitting services start at $18/hour
    • No fee for rollaway bed
    • Boat and catamaran rentals available for an extra cost

    Sports + Activities

    • swimming and water sports
    • kayaking
    • snorkeling
    • cenote touring
    • beach lounging
    • yoga
    • seasonal classes for kids
    • salsa dancing
    • pilates
    • ecological walking tours
    • guided bike tours
    • karaoke

    Local Excursions

    • Mayan ruins at Ek Balam and Chichen Itza
    • Playa del Carmen
    • Xcaret
    • Cenote Ik Kil
    • Isla Mujeres
    • Cozumel

    Amenities

    • Grand Velas Riviera Maya Resort offers rooms and suites
    • air-conditioning
    • TV/safe/hair dryer
    • daily housekeeping and turndown service
    • WIFI throughout property
    • all-inclusive, including premium alcoholic drinks
    • spa
    • swimming pool/kids’ pool
    • complimentary valet parking
    • butler service
    • 8 restaurants/bars
    • kids’ club for ages 4-12
    • teens’ club for ages 3-18
    • babysitting services
    • fitness rooms and classes
    • kayak and pedal boat rentals
    • snorkel gear
    • seasonal kids’ camps
    • bikes
    • concierge
    • baby concierge
    • babysitting on request
    • parking
    • disabled access
    # of peopleStarting at
    2-3$US656D I
    4$US840D I
    5-6$US1,396D I
    7$US1,496D I
    Legend
    • D - daily pricing
    • W - weekly pricing
    • T - tax included
    • B - breakfast included
    • I - all-inclusive

    Preferred Room

    Ambassador Suite

    Guest Room Highlights

    • Spacious Grand Velas Riviera Maya suites
    • Private terraces
    • Separate sitting area
    • Large closets
    • Stocked mini bar
    • Daily turndown service
    • Coffee maker
    • Hair dryer
    • Pillow menu
    • TV with DVD player
    • L’Occitane bath amenities

    Booking Conditions

    • All reservations must be confirmed with credit card
    • Cancellation, off-season: < 3 days prior to arrival date, 1 night penalty fee applies
    • Cancellation, February-April: <10 days prior to arrival date, 2 night penalty fee applies
    • Cancellation, Holiday season: all cancelled reservations within 120 days prior to arrival will be charged total amount of stay
    • Kids 5-12 are $100/night
    • Kids under 5 are free