[Skip to Content]Privacy Policy

Grand Velas Riviera Maya - Frequently Asked Questions

A Whether you're an adventure seeker or looking for something relaxed, Playa del Carmen offers an exciting variety of activities that cannot be found anywhere else in Mexico. You may want to visit the mystical ruins of Tulum or Chichen Itza, or take a refreshing swim or snorkel in one of the famous cenotes. For art and history lovers, you can't miss the Frida Kahlo Museum, located right on 5th Avenue.
A Riviera Maya offers many things to do for free. The beaches in Riviera Maya and all of Mexico are free, anywhere there's beach access it's yours to enjoy! You could also take a stroll along 5th Avenue to take in the culture, or swim with the turtles in Akumal Bay.
A The Riviera Maya Jazz Festival is typically held during the last weekend of November or the first weekend of December. Though the 2019 dates have not yet been announced, the 2018 Jazz Festival was November 30 - December 2.
A Relax and discover the natural beauty of Mexico's lush Yucatan Peninsula. Explore ancient Mayan ruins. Play on white sand beaches. The most visited main attractions in the Riviera Maya include Xcaret Eco Theme Park, Isla Mujeres, Xel – Há, Ruins of Tulum, Cozumel, Rio Secreto, and Chichén Itzá, just to name a few. Our concierge is on-hand to help plan your excursions while in Mexico.
A Yes, Grand Velas Riviera Maya Resort caters to all ages and provides fun activities and learning experiences for all. We offer a Kids' Club, Teen Club, and a Baby Concierge so that adults can make the most of their Mexico vacation. Kids can enjoy everything from swimming, dancing, arts & crafts, story time, and games. Older kids love the karaoke and disco designed for teens in mind.
View Details
A Our Kids' Club at Grand Velas Riviera Maya is for children ages 4 to 12 and open from 9 am to 10:45 pm. The Teens' Club is for ages 13-18 years old and open from 11 am to 12 am. For the little ones, the baby concierge is there to help make arrangements to keep the infants happy throughout the day.
View Details
A There are fun-filled activities at the Grand Velas Riviera Resort both day and night. During low season, you may enjoy the resort’s bars, restaurants, and common areas. During high season, expect to find various additional activities offered, such as shows, happy hours, and movie night. Check with concierge upon arrival to find out what activities and events are happening during your stay.
A Gather the family for a Mexico adventure in the Riviera Maya. Our luxury resort offers plenty of kid-friendly activities right on property, but if you'd like to venture out and explore the area, there are also numerous things to the whole family will love. Go snorkeling at Puerto Morelos Reef National Park. Visit the Mayan Ruins in Tulum. Hit the beach at Playa del Carmen, or hop on a ferry to Cozumel.
View Details
A Yes, absolutely. Our concierge in on deck to help you plan the perfect itinerary while in Mexico. We recommend booking in advance through our pre-arrival concierge, so they can help you arrange your vacation agenda even before you arrive.
A To be respectful to every guest when in common areas, our inviting pools in every ambiance are open from 8 am to 9 pm. Relax, swim, and soak in the Mayan sun from day to night at the Grand Velas Riviera Maya Resort.

A Yes, the oceanfront ambiance Grand Class ahowcases an infinity pool for adults only. Staying at Zen or Ambassador ambiance does not exclude the adults to live the privacy and relaxation experienced at this pool. Some restaurants offer this adults-only atmosphere: Piaf and Cocina de Autor are open for guests over 16 years old (with dining seatings for children ages 12+ from 6:00 - 7:00 p.m.) and Bistro (16+), which are also located in Grand Class section.

A Grand Velas is located along the Caribbean coastline and in front of the second largest coral reef in the world, having ocean wild life right in front of the hotel. We have a marina center offering all kind of activities from snorkeling to kayaking, and everything in between. The instructors will take you out to the best areas in the ocean for unparalleled scuba diving and snorkeling.
A Relax, rejuvenate, and recharge at the Spa at Grand Velas Riviera Maya and treat yourself to one of our skin therapies, soothing massages, and holistic rituals. Coax tense muscles into sublime relaxation with massage treatments. Renew tired skin with soothing therapies infused with Mediterranean essences and ancient traditions. To book a spa ritual or one of our spa treatments, please contact our spa specialists at 877-418-3067.
View Details