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Grand Velas Riviera Maya

Playa Del Carmen, Mexico

Grand Velas Riviera Maya: Aerial View

Grand Velas Riviera Maya: Aerial View

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Description


Situated in the state of 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 (for guests aged 12 years old and upwards), featuring private plunge pools and overlooking the azure Mexican Caribbean waters. All guest suites are oversized and gorgeously appointed in cream and brown tones, offset by travertine floors, whilst 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 the stunning beach, swimming pools, a fitness centre, the region’s largest spa sanctuary and private clubs for children and teens.

Details:+
  • Type:Luxury Hotel
  • Summary:One resort, three residential areas and a host of facilities
  • Feature:A thousand feet of Caribbean Mexican beachfront
  • Rooms:539 suites
  • Location:Playa Del Carmen , Mexico
  • Nearest airport:Cancun International Airport
Grand Velas Riviera Maya
Amenities
Location and transfer

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

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Accommodation:+

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

Ambassador Suite
Amenities include a 42" plasma-screen television with digital cable and pay-per-view movies, CD/DVD/ MP3 player, multi-line phone, high-speed wireless internet (charges apply), a safe, mini-bar, coffee-maker, hairdryer, bathrobes and slippers and deluxe bath products. 

Exclusive Grand Class Suite
Amenities include cable/satellite 42" plasma-screen television, premium channels and pay-per-view movies, private line/wireless touch-screen telephones, DVD/CD/MP3 player, high-speed wireless internet (charges apply), fully stocked mini-bar, Nespresso coffee machine, a safe, hairdryer, bathrobes and slippers and L'Occitane bath products.

Ambassador Suite :+
  • Rooms: 195
  • Size: 1,200ft²
  • Room View: Ocean views
  • Facilities: These family-orientated suites are arranged around the main infinity-edge swimming pool, close to the Ambassador Kids Club and the gym. Each suite features a bedroom, sitting area and a spacious bathroom with Jacuzzi. Suites with plunge pools are available on request.
Grand Class Suite:+
  • Rooms: 90
  • Size: 1,300ft²
  • Room View: Ocean views
  • Facilities: These oceanfront suites are located in an area of the resort designed for optimum privacy and are free from young children. Featuring a spacious lounge, spa-like bathrooms with rain showers, Jacuzzis and space for a massage table, the suites also come with private terraces and plunge pools. Teenagers (from 12 to 16 years old) sharing a suite with their parents can be accommodated in this room category on the 2nd and 3rd floors.
Dining:+

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:+
  • 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 Menu: Yes
Sen Lin:+
  • Cuisine: Asian cuisine
  • Setting: A family-friendly restaurant located in the Zen Grand area, Sen Lin will take your tastebuds on a spciy 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 Menu: Yes
Frida:+
  • 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 Menu: Yes
Cocina de Autor:+
  • 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 Menu: Yes
Lucca:+
  • 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 Menu: Yes
Azul:+
  • 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 Menu: Yes
Bistro:+
  • Cuisine: French cuisine
  • Setting: Situated in the Grand Class area, Bistro’s serene al fresco setting, overlooking the glittering pool, perfectly complements its French-inspired dishes and local favourites.
  • Dress Code: No shorts, sleeveless t-shirts, trainers or sandals
  • Children's Menu: No
  • Vegetarian Menu: No
Chaká:+
  • Cuisine: International 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 Menu: No
Leisure:+
Family

Adults-Only
Book into the Grand Class wing and you'll enjoy a child-free environment.

Grand Velas Kids' Club
This club provides a safe and friendly environment for children aged 5 to 12 years and is supervised by highly qualified staff. Here, youngsters can make new friends whilst playing and learning through fun activities that include storytelling and board games, as well as learning how to make piñatas and kites, handbags and jewellery. A video area offers a home theater system and Xbox and Wii consoles.

Grand Velas Teens Club
For ultra-cool teens aged 13 to18 years old,this teens club features a circular bar, serving non-alcoholic beverages, a lounge, pool table, ice hockey, ping pong and board games, as well as an entire area for playing on the Xbox Kinect. An advanced technology sound system plays all the latest music, for those that love to dance, whilst budding rock stars can key in their favourite track on the Karaoke machine to sing their hearts out.

Health & Fitness

The SPA at Grand Velas
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 Journey - a revolutionary hydrotherapy circuit that includes a clay room, ice room and experience pool to revive and invigorate.

Indulge yourself in the ultimate private spa experience by booking into one of the luxurious Spa Suites, which come with their own treatment areas, some with hydromassage baths and even a double Jacuzzi.

Gym Ambassador and Gym Zen are equipped with the latest exercise equipment and offer a range of classes, including yoga, Pilates, zumba and salsa.

Weddings & Honeymoons

There can be no finer backdrop to your wedding than the white-sand 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. Feel free to talk to our Travel Consultants about the packages available, prices and reservations.

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