Things to See and Do While Staying at Grand Palladium Riviera Resort & Spa

Still not sure how to spend your time in Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean? The Grand Palladium Riviera Resort & Spa can provide everything needed to have an exciting time in the surrounding coastal region. This vacation spot offers travelers a wide variety of recreational opportunities, meaning you'll have lots of intriguing activities to pick from during your trip.

With 8 pools to choose from at Grand Palladium Riviera Resort & Spa, you won't need to worry about claiming a shady spot by the water. One of the bonuses is that this accommodation is also situated adjacent to the coast, so there will be a lot of ways to play in the water through the course of your stay.


Tennis fanatics will find an extra perk when staying at this property, because its tennis facilities — located on-site — make a fun place to spend time with the family. There are 4 tennis courts on the property. Fortunately, the lighting at their tennis facilities means you can keep your match going past sunset.

To find more nearby tennis courts, you may want to browse other hotels in the area that also have courts, including Grand Palladium White Sand Resort and Spa All Inclusive and Grand Palladium Colonial Resort & Spa.


While there isn't a golf course at Grand Palladium Riviera Resort & Spa, you may be able to arrange some playing time nearby. The closest golf course is Riviera Maya Golf Club, which you'll find effortlessly found by cab, so wave one down and get a ride there for an enjoyable day of golfing. It has a total of 18 holes. The course is a par 72, with a total length of 6691 yards. For those who would like to find out more information, the course can be contacted at (984) 875-5048.


While staying in Mexico why not try out a new recreational sport? There are a number of different options available on the property, so you are sure to find an aquatic activity to enjoy, even if you've never done it before. Check out the following list, which shows the watersports available at Grand Palladium Riviera Resort & Spa:

  • Boating
  • Canoeing
  • Fishing
  • Kayaking
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving
  • Snorkeling
  • Watercraft
  • Wind Surfing

Family Activities

Planning to vacation with your children? Then you will like your options at Grand Palladium Riviera Resort & Spa, which is ready with a great set of family-friendly amenities.

One favorite feature for families is the playground. It is one of the safest places for children to release some energy while parents enjoy a bit of a breather. This site also has an organized program for kids, which will keep youngsters busy and entertained. Many parents know the value of an excursion sans their kids. At this hotel they allow parents the chance to go out alone, since they offer a babysitting service.

Entertainment and Nightlife

When you get back to your room, exhausted by a day of exploring, nothing's better than letting the nightlife come to you; it's an easy option since live entertainment is offered on-site at Grand Palladium Riviera Resort & Spa.

There are also several different bars, so guests can visit a different setting every night without leaving the property.

Nearby accommodations offering a broader (though not necessarily highly rated) range of nightlife options are shown below:

Accommodations near the Grand Palladium Riviera Resort & Spa with Bars
Property Name Location Number of Bars Live Entertainment
Grand Palladium White Sand Resort and Spa All Inclusive 3.2 mi. Northeast of Central Akumal 26 check
Grand Palladium Colonial Resort & Spa 3.4 mi. Northeast of Central Akumal 26 --
The Royal suites Yucatan by Palladium 3.6 mi. Northeast of Central Akumal 26 check
Kantenah Palladium Grand Resort and Spa 3.7 mi. Northeast of Central Akumal 26 check
Grand Sirenis Riviera Maya 2.4 mi. Northeast of Central Akumal 7 check
Grand Sirenis Mayan Beach 2.3 mi. Northeast of Central Akumal 3 --
Hotel La Tortuga Central Akumal 1 check
La Bahia Condominiums Central Akumal -- --
Vista del Mar Hotel Central Akumal -- --
Casa Luna Central Akumal -- --
Las Casitas Akumal Central Akumal -- --
Secrets Akumal Riviera Maya Central Akumal 6 --


Not all accommodations in Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean offer spa services on-site, but Grand Palladium Riviera Resort & Spa is one pleasant place that is able to entice visitors with a nearby place where they can forget their vacation stresses and unwind. This list provides some of the available spa services:

  • Facials
  • Massages
  • Sauna
  • Spa Facility
  • Steam Room

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.


Shuffleboard is yet another way to stay active while on vacation here. Though relaxing and quiet, shuffleboard can be a challenging sport.

The salon on-site offers a convenient way to start looking and feeling your best for a romantic dinner or special occasion.

Besides all of the activities available right on-location, visitors wanting to get out 'n' about shouldn't ever find a lack of exciting recreational opportunities in Mexico. Whether you're looking to relax at the beach or enjoy a round on the golf course, you can find lots of other options for recreation in the surrounding areas. Investigate these links to read more regarding sightseeing, shopping, diving, fishing, riding a bicycle or scooter, snorkeling, and other activities.


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