Grand Velas Riviera Maya - All Inclusive

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On the beach, white sand, free beach shuttle, free beach cabanas
On the beach, white sand, free beach shuttle, free beach cabanas
On the beach, white sand, free beach shuttle, free beach cabanas
2 indoor pools, 3 outdoor pools, pool umbrellas, pool loungers

Overview of Grand Velas Riviera Maya - All Inclusive

VIP Access

Grand Velas Riviera Maya - All Inclusive

5.0 star property

4.8/5 Exceptional

Guests rated this property 4.9/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Air conditioning
  • All-inclusive
  • Laundry

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • 72-hour vacancy between guest stays
  • Sheets and towels washed at 60°C
Map
Carretera Cancún-Tulum KM 62, Municipio Solidaridad, Playa del Carmen, 77710

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationXplor Theme Park25 min drive
  • Popular LocationXcaret Eco Theme Park28 min drive
  • AirportCancun, Quintana Roo (CUN-Cancun Intl.)47 min drive
  • Popular LocationTulum Mayan Ruins62 min drive

VIP Access

Every VIP Access stay receives consistently high guest reviews and is hand-selected for quality.
  • Expect exceptional service
  • Extra savings and perks for Rewards members

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Presidential Suite, 2 Bedrooms (Ambassador)

  • 3089 sq ft
  • 2 bedrooms
  • 3 bathrooms
  • Beach view
  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 King Bed

Presidential Suite, 1 Bedroom (Zen)

  • 3520 sq ft
  • 1 bedroom
  • 2 bathrooms
  • Resort view
  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 King Bed and 1 Double Sofa Bed OR 2 Queen Beds and 1 Double Sofa Bed

Presidential Suite, 1 Bedroom (Grand Class)

  • 3800 sq ft
  • 1 bedroom
  • 2 bathrooms
  • Beach view
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 King Bed

Grand Class Pool Suite Ocean Front

  • 1378 sq ft
  • 1 bedroom
  • 1 bathroom
  • Ocean view
  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 King Bed OR 2 Single Beds

Ambassador Suite Ocean View

  • 1270 sq ft
  • 1 bedroom
  • 1 bathroom
  • Ocean view
  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 King Bed OR 2 Queen Beds

Zen Grand Two Bedroom Family Suite Nature View

  • 2368 sq ft
  • 2 bedrooms
  • 2 bathrooms
  • Resort view
  • Sleeps 6
  • 1 King Bed and 2 Queen Beds

Ambassador Pool Suite Ocean View

  • 1270 sq ft
  • 1 bedroom
  • 1 bathroom
  • Ocean view
  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 King Bed

Suite, 1 Bedroom (Governador)

  • 2540 sq ft
  • 1 bedroom
  • 2 bathrooms
  • Beach view
  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 King Bed and 1 Double Sofa Bed OR 2 Queen Beds and 1 Double Sofa Bed

Ambassador Two Bedrooms Family Suite Ocean View

  • 2540 sq ft
  • 2 bedrooms
  • 2 bathrooms
  • Ocean view
  • Sleeps 6
  • 1 King Bed and 2 Queen Beds

Nature View Suite - Zen Experience

  • 1184 sq ft
  • 1 bedroom
  • 1 bathroom
  • Resort view
  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 King Bed OR 2 Queen Beds

Nature View Suite with Pool - Zen Experience

  • 1184 sq ft
  • Studio
  • 1 bathroom
  • Lagoon view
  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 King Bed OR 2 Queen Beds

About this area

Playa del Carmen

Located in Playa del Carmen, Grand Velas Riviera Maya - All Inclusive is connected to the convention centre. El Camaleon Mayakoba Golf Course and Grand Coral Golf Riviera Maya are worth visiting if an activity is on the agenda, while those wishing to experience the area's natural beauty can explore Xcaret Eco Theme Park. Travelling with kids? Consider Xplor Theme Park, or check out an event or a game at Mario Villanueva Stadium Madrid. Scuba diving and waterskiing offer great chances to get out on the surrounding water, or you can seek out an adventure with cave exploring and skydiving nearby.

What's nearby

  • El Camaleon Mayakoba Golf Course - 6 min drive
  • Grand Coral Golf Riviera Maya - 11 min drive
  • Xplor Theme Park - 25 min drive
  • Xcaret Eco Theme Park - 28 min drive
  • Tulum Mayan Ruins - 62 min drive

Getting around

  • Cancun, Quintana Roo (CUN-Cancun Intl.) - 41 min drive

About this property

Grand Velas Riviera Maya - All Inclusive

Upscale property on the beach, with 3 outdoor swimming pools
Catch some rays at the beach or spend the day relaxing at Grand Velas Riviera Maya - All Inclusive's full-service spa. Then enjoy a meal at one of the property's 8 restaurants.
Grand Velas Riviera Maya - All Inclusive offers 539 accommodations with indoor private hot tubs and iPod docking stations. Rooms open to balconies or patios. Beds feature down comforters and premium bedding. A pillow menu is available. 42-inch Flat-screen televisions come with premium cable channels and DVD players. Espresso makers and free minibar items are provided. Bathrooms include a separate bath and shower with a jetted bath and a rainfall showerhead. Bathrooms are also outfitted with bathrobes, slippers and designer toiletries.

This Playa del Carmen property provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks, complimentary weekday newspapers and telephones. Additionally, rooms feature MP3 docking stations and laptop-compatible safes. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered on a daily basis. Amenities available on request include hypo-allergenic bedding.

3 outdoor swimming pools, 2 indoor swimming pools and 4 hot tubs are on site. In addition to a kids' pool, other recreational amenities include a sauna, a fitness centre and complimentary bicycles.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

SE Spa has 42 treatment rooms, including rooms for couples and outdoor treatment areas. Massages are available on the beach and in the spa. Other services include deep-tissue massages, hot stone massages and sports massages. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy, Ayurvedic and hydrotherapy. The spa is equipped with a mud bath, a sauna, a spa tub and a steam room.

The spa is open daily. Guests under 16 years old are not allowed in the spa.

All-inclusive details

This property is all-inclusive. On-site food and beverages are included in the room price (some restrictions may apply).

Gratuities and taxes

Gratuities and taxes are included. Additional gratuities at guests' discretion are accepted.

Food and beverages

All buffet and à la carte meals, snacks and beverages included
24-hour room service
In-room minibar (all beverages included)

Activities and facilities/equipment

All non-motorised water sports are included.

Water activities

Kayaking
Snorkelling

Land activities

Cycling
Fitness facilities
Miniature golf
Football
Volleyball

Lessons/classes/games

Aerobics
Cooking
Dancing
Pilates
Water fitness
Yoga

Entertainment

On-site entertainment and activities
Access to on-site nightclubs
On-site live performances
Theme parties

Awards and affiliations

Green/Sustainable Property
This property participates in EarthCheck, a programme that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: The Environment, the community, the cultural heritage and the local economy.
Grand Velas Riviera Maya - All Inclusive is listed in the 2021 Travel + Leisure 500.
The property is a member of Preferred Hotels & Resorts.

Languages spoken

English, Portuguese, Spanish

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
Property is disinfected with electrostatic spray
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter
Guest accommodations are sealed after cleaning
Follows the regional cleaning and disinfection practices of National Guidelines for reopening Tourism (Mexico)
Follows the industry cleaning and disinfection practices of Safe Travels (WTTC - Global)

Check-in

Contactless social distancing and check-out
Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Guest rooms kept vacant for 72 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place
Contactless room service is available.

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Hand sanitiser provided
Enhanced food service safety measures are in place
On-site PCR COVID-19 testing is available for a USD 175 on-site COVID-19 testing (PCR screening) is available for a fee, and antigen/rapid COVID-19 testing is available for a USD 50 fee; reservations required for on-site testing
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Restaurants on site

  • Chaka
  • Sen Lin
  • Lucca
  • Frida
  • Cocina de Autor

Activities

  • Adjacent to a golf course
  • Boat tours
  • Cave exploring
  • Health/beauty spa
  • Parasailing
  • Sailing
  • Scuba diving
  • Skydiving
  • Surfing/boogie boarding
  • Theme parks
  • Waterskiing
  • Windsurfing
  • Zip-lining

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 3:00 PM - anytime
Early check-in subject to availability
Early check-in is available for a fee (amount varies)
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before noon
Late check-out subject to availability
Late check-out fee: USD 65

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation
Additional fees apply for connecting/adjoining rooms and are subject to availability.
This property's guestrooms are divided into 3 sections. Nature View suites are located in the Zen Grand section, located .75 miles (1,207 meters) from the beach, and are near the convention center, spa, and pool. Access to the beach and other sections of the property is provided via a 24-hour hotel shuttle. Ambassador suites are located around the resort's main infinity pool. Grand Class Ambiance facilities (restaurants and swimming pool) are reserved for adults and children age 12 and older only.

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

No pets or service animals allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Free cots (infant beds)

Payment types at the property

Important information

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

The charges below are included in your overall room price:

  • New Year's Eve gala dinner fee

We have included all charges provided to us by the property.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Early check-in is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)
  • Late check-out fee: USD 65 (subject to availability)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts credit cards, debit cards and cash
Safety features at this property include a smoke detector and a security system
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

We should mention

Reservations are required for golf tee times, massage services and spa treatments; reservations can be made by contacting the property prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
A fee for a mandatory New Year's Eve gala dinner is included in the total price displayed for stays on 31 December
The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation
No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property
Guests under 16 years old are not allowed in the spa

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Overall score and ratings

4.8

Exceptional

Rating 5 - Excellent. 617 out of 702 reviews
5 - Excellent 88%
Rating 4 - Good. 61 out of 702 reviews
4 - Good 9%
Rating 3 - Okay. 9 out of 702 reviews
3 - Okay 1%
Rating 2 - Poor. 10 out of 702 reviews
2 - Poor 1%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 5 out of 702 reviews
1 - Terrible 1%

4.9/5

Cleanliness

4.8/5

Staff & service

4.7/5

Amenities

4.9/5

Property conditions & facilities

4.4/5

Eco-friendliness

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
The staff and service is exceptional.
Stayed 2 nights in May 2022

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Grand Velas Riviera Maya - Thank you for your great hospitality!! We truly had an amazing time here. You guys have the best staff that are so humble, welcoming & warm and made us feel at home. Special shout out to Rigoberto Jaramillo (our concierge buddy from zen) who was so helpful, friendly & made sure we were instantly provided with all that we needed. He went up & beyond to make us feel comfortable & enjoy our vacation to the fullest. This place has amazing views & is very spacious. Every corner in this place has been designed in a way to provide a great lounging experience. Be it a nature lover or a beach person, they have covered us all. Cherry on the cake - the unforgettable flavors of fine mexican cuisine along with variety to offer. Truly you guys know how to provide the worlds finest service without compromising onto the quality. Highly recommended place to stay!
Stayed 6 nights in May 2022

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family and small children
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
We had the best experience at Grand Velas. The staff was amazing! They knew us by name and went the extra mile to make our trip fantastic.
Stayed 4 nights in May 2022