Grand Palladium Riviera Resort & Spa

Grand Palladium Riviera Resort & Spa is a massive beachfront resort with just about every amenity, service, and activity possible. The resort was built with respect to the landscape and plants, so there is still plenty of tropical vegetation throughout the grounds including the gardens that the rooms look out onto. The resort has special programming for kids age one and up, and touches like a spa and the Sunset Boulevard Discotheque for adults, so everyone inclduing families, couples, and travelers on business will enjoy a stay at Grand Palladium Riviera Resort & Spa.

Visitors hoping to stay active will have a blast at this all-inclusive resort, which offers easy access to a wide variety of outdoor possibilities. Whether you're looking for action on the water or on land, you'll be able to find it all at this oceanfront destination. If you're hoping to plan for a special occasion, or are traveling as part of a group, this hospitable property might be the perfect location.

Positioned in the northeastern outskirts of Akumal, Grand Palladium Riviera Resort & Spa, an all-inclusive complex, is a great choice for tourists who want to stay in this part of the Riviera Maya.


Grand Palladium Riviera Resort & Spa has 324 Spanish colonial style suites and junior suites that can accommodate up to five guests comfortably. Each suite is fitted with the best amenities and a strong attention to detail and include air conditioning, ceiling fan, Jacuzzi, private bathroom with shower and hydromassage tub, bathrobe and slippers, private terrace with furniture, daily replenished minibar, in-room safe, satellite television with pay-per-view, direct dial telephone, coffee and tea makers, pillow menu, magnification mirror, hairdryer, MP3 player and alarm clock, iron, and ironing board.

Since the property has 324 rooms, Grand Palladium Riviera is a rather expansive place to stay. Special features and an active social scene make this huge complex a favorite among those who want access to endless entertainment. Considering its overall quality, we have given this resort a rating of three and a half stars.

Below, you'll find a list of amenities in-room available at this location.

  • Shower
  • Television
  • Room Service
  • Iron
  • Toilet
  • Cable/Satellite TV
  • Bathrobe
  • Air Conditioned
  • Private Bath
  • Complimentary Newspaper
  • Safe Deposit Box
  • Terrace
  • TV Remote Control
  • In-Room Jacuzzi
  • Rollaway Beds
  • AM/FM Alarm Clock
  • Hairdryer
  • Bath Tub
  • Mini Bar
  • Balcony

If you want a room with a certain amenity, mention this when you contact the front desk or reservation service.

Activities and Amenities

Grand Palladium Resorts has professional entertainers that organize live shows and music as well as games every night. These entertainers also organize friendly tournaments in billiards, table tennis, PlayStation, sand castle building, treasure hunt, and karaoke. There are daily sports and entertainment activities on the beach and at the pool, and guests can enjoy a variety of sports throughout the day including soccer, volleyball, paddle ball, darts, mini golf, aerobics, aqua-gym, basketball, badminton, tennis, shuffleboard, petanque, BB guns, riflery, and archery. Being a beachfront resort, you'd expect a variety of watersports to be available, and you'd be right; the resort provides snorkeling, kayaking, windsurfing pedal boats, and catamaran sailing as complimentary services as well as SCUBA diving, deep sea fishing, excursions, and courses in windsurfing and sailing for extra fees. Additionally, the resort features seven freshwater pools, one seawater pool, a private pool with built-in Jacuzzi and waiter service, a VIP beach area with Bali beds and waiter service, golf cart shuttle service, event and meeting rooms, the adults-only Sunset Boulevard Discotheque, and even a crocodile habitat with a feeding exhibition.

The Renova Spa and Wellness center is a complete facility and experience with exclusive and personalized services as well as extra facilities like modern gymnasium, Jacuzzi, wet and dry sauna, pool, hydromassage, waterfalls, eco-meditative cold bath, relax area, and vapor baths. A variety of massages are available, including Swedish, couple's, sports, Vichy, and reflexology, as well as facial and body treatments and exfoliations and other various therapies. There are also beauty treatments like waxing, manicures, and pedicures. Most facilities and treatments are included in the all-inclusive packaging, but some may incur extra fees.

The following list identifies other amenities on this property:

  • Basketball
  • Playroom
  • Shopping Mall
  • FAX
  • Sports Available
  • Hiking/Nature Walk
  • Wind Surfing
  • Courtyard
  • Skeet Shooting
  • Outdoor Parking
  • Sailing
  • Kayaking
  • Volleyball
  • Movies
  • Gift Shop
  • Highspeed Internet
  • Live Entertainment
  • Miniature Golf
  • Canoeing
  • Shuffleboard
  • Fishing
  • Parking
  • Personal Watercraft
  • Scuba Diving
  • Boutiques
  • Snorkeling

However, because these details are always in flux, it's a good idea to call ahead of time if you're interested in something in particular. Visit this page to view our complete article about the specific activities and recreation opportunities that Grand Palladium Riviera Resort & Spa offers.


Grand Palladium Resorts features dining that is not only exquisite but extensive. In addition to the gourmet far of El Jardin Restaurant, there are eight other outstanding a la carte restaurants that cover a wide swath of themes including Chinese, Mexican, Italian, international, steak and grill house, barbecue, Japanese, and Mediterranean. There are also five buffet-style restaurants with show cooking. And if the restaurant selections were extensive, the bar options are baffling; there are 26 total bars around the complex. And when guests simply can't bring themselves to leave their room, 24-hour room service will oblige.

Outside of what's available on-site, vacationers hoping for further culinary variety might also want to think about some of the other local dining establishments. Guests looking for a bite to eat will discover a small handful of restaurants beyond the property. It's a good idea to find out if there are suitable options in the area, though Grand Palladium Riviera provides some tempting choices of their own. For an in-depth look at this area's options, click here.

Guest Services

Grand Palladium Riviera Resort & Spa offers many guest services, including the ones in the list below, which means you can let go of those few details and enjoy your time on property, and off.

  • Express Check In
  • Barber/Beauty Shop
  • Express Check Out
  • Doctor On Call
  • Nursery for Children
  • Turndown Service
  • Complimentary Newspaper
  • 24 Hour Security
  • Laundry/Valet
  • Theater Desk
  • Maid Service
  • Local Shuttle Service
  • Currency Exchange

This lodging also has a few invaluable business amenities, perfect for people who are visiting on account of business in addition to the beautiful area.

  • Conference Facilities
  • FAX
  • Business Center
  • Group Friendly
  • Computer
  • Meeting Facility
  • Audio Visual Equipment


You will notice lots of attractions near Grand Palladium Riviera. Some of the closest attractions include Jungle Place, X'Cacel Turtle Conservation Area, and Aktun Chen Cave System. Since this resort is located right on Hidden Beach, it's a perfect fit for those who want a beautiful view of the sea. Half Moon Bay Beach is another nice nearby spot to soak up some sun.

One of the nearest areas of interest from the resort is Akumal. To experience as much of this region as possible, take a day to travel to a nearby town to see what else the country has to offer.

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Contact Info

Location: Carretera Chetumal-Puerto Juárez at Km, 256-100, Akumal, Mexico

General: +52 9848 772100



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