Go Beyond All Inclusive At our luxury riviera maya resort
Hugging the coast where the Caribbean Sea meets the Yucatan jungle, Grand Velas Riviera Maya takes you beyond all inclusive. Savor gourmet cuisine from renowned chefs, bring balance to body and mind with treatments in our holistic spa and unwind in suites with private terraces, plunge pools and uninhibited water views.
Find refuge on the white sand beach or lounge by the infinity pool, paired with attentive service from our concierge. Schedule a massage in the comfort of your suite. Join an exciting excursion to explore lush jungles, underwater caves or Mayan ruins. Or, grab a drink at one of our vibrant lounges. This is luxury re-defined.
Know before you go. Get answers to your vacation and travel planning questions, from transportation to the best things to see and do in Playa del Carmen and Mexico's Riviera Maya.
What is the best time of year to visit Riviera Maya?
Riviera Maya is known for its warm, sunny weather and white sand beaches. Spring is considered the best time to visit Riviera Maya. The months between January and April are the dry season and are typically the most popular times to visit. July through September are quieter months and tropical showers can be expected. The monthly average rainfall is around 30mm over two or three days per month. There are benefits to traveling in both the dry season as well as the rainy season. Many tourists don't mind the showers and consider it a great time to visit Riviera Maya for lower rates.
What is there to do in Riviera Maya?
Riviera Maya is a beautiful destination with amazing things to do, from eco-tours to scuba diving and snorkeling adventures to a thriving nightlife for those who want to have fun on vacation in Mexico. Riviera Maya and Play del Carmen offers something for everyone, from the cultural side of Mexico like the Tulum Ruins to the urban feel of 5th Avenue in Playa del Carmen.
What airport is near Playa del Carmen, Mexico?
Cancun International Airport (CUN), which is located less than one hour from Grand Velas Riviera Maya, offers international arrivals and departures for the Riviera Maya region. This includes Cancun, Playa del Carmen, Tulum, Puerto Morelos, Puerto Aventuras, Xpu-Ha, Akumal, Soliman’s Bay, Tank Ha Bay, and the Sian Ka’an Biosphere.
What does "all-inclusive" mean at Grand Velas Riviera Maya?
Our luxury all inclusive is unique and one of a kind. Within one rate you have access to a la carte meals at seven signature restaurants offering an incredible culinary experience ranging from Mexican Cuisine, Asian Fusion, French, and Yucatan regional. You also have included 24-hr suite service, top-shelf beverages and all taxes and gratuities. Bask in luxury accommodations with Heavenly Beds, Jacuzzi tubs and private terraces with plunge pools. Enjoy the onsite Kids and Teen Clubs, Private Concierge Service, a holistic spa, convention center, Life Fitness Center, recreational activities, and beautiful wedding venues that make Grand Velas Riviera Maya one of the best all-inclusive resorts in Playa del Carmen.
Netflix’s new reality romance show, Love is Blind, was filmed at Grand Velas Riviera Maya near Playa del Carmen, Mexico. In the show, which aired as a 3-week series in February, couples fall in love and get engaged without seeing each other. The contestants have blind dates in chic pods – filmed in Atlanta - where they can’t see each other but build emotional connections. By the end of the first episodes, the show films six couples on a romantic getaway in the stunning paradise of Grand Velas Riviera Maya. Couples are immersed in the romance and adventure of our luxury resort, from sunset sails to dinner overlooking the Caribbean Sea.
Discover Riviera Maya
Love Is Blind is Netflix's new dating show that promises to challenge our conceptions of romance. Six couples went on holidays to the luxurious Grand Velas Riviera Maya. Discover the experience that contestants enjoyed in our resort.