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 won't leave disappointed with this all-inclusive destination, as they will enjoy convenient access to a multitude of outdoor opportunities. Whether you're in the mood for activities on land or in the ocean, this beach-side destination will have you covered. If you're hoping to plan for some special occasion, or are coming with a group, this hospitable accommodation can make the organizing process a bit less troublesome.

Located in the northeastern outskirts of Akumal, Grand Palladium Riviera Resort & Spa, an all-inclusive property, offers a warm welcome to visitors who are interested in basing their vacation 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 a total of 324 rooms, Grand Palladium Riviera is a large place to stay. A good selection of amenities and an exciting social scene make this super-sized property a hit with those who want their trip to Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean to be full of choices. With respect to overall quality, we've rated this resort a three and a half star rating.

Below, you'll find the in-room amenities provided by Grand Palladium Riviera Resort & Spa.

  • Shower
  • Television
  • Room Service
  • Iron
  • Toilet
  • Cable/Satellite TV
  • Bathrobe
  • 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

Check with the property to request or confirm amenities, considering some features can be different depending on your room.

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.

To view this location's general amenities, check out the list below:

  • 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

If you want to be certain the hotel has exactly what you expect, it's best to contact the lodging just in case availability varies. Visit this page to navigate to an in-depth description about the kinds of recreation and activities 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 is available on-site, those looking for more culinary variety might also consider some of the area's other local mealtime choices. Guests here will encounter a few solid places to eat within reach. It's a good idea to pick out a few restaurants in the area that are worth trying, despite the fact that Grand Palladium Riviera offers some on-site dining. To see a detailed discussion about dining, click here.

Guest Services

Grand Palladium Riviera Resort & Spa provides a lot of guest services, including the ones in the list below, which means you can let go of those few details and enjoy your trip to this region.

  • 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 diverse lodging option also has a few invaluable business amenities, great for those visitors who need to put in a few hours of work during their vacations.

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


You'll encounter many attractions within a short distance of Grand Palladium Riviera. The nearest include Jungle Place, X'Cacel Turtle Conservation Area, and Aktun Chen Cave System. Since this resort is located directly on Hidden Beach, it's an ideal place for sun-worshippers and watersports junkies alike. Half Moon Bay Beach is another spot worth visiting in the area.

The resort is in the vicinity of Akumal, a beautiful spot for vacationers to explore.

For the full discussion of what's located near the property, click here.

Contact Info

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

General: +52 9848 772100



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