Things to See and Do While Staying at Grand Bahia Principe Tulum

There's so much to appreciate about Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean that it can be hard to decide what to do next. Properties like the Grand Bahia Principe Tulum will help you take advantage of their picturesque beachside location. This destination boasts a wide selection of recreational opportunities, meaning you'll have lots of enjoyable activities to choose from throughout your trip.

Grand Bahia Principe Tulum has 3 pools, so don't worry about not being able to find enough space to accommodate your family. This property is situated adjacent to the shore, so there are a few different ways to enjoy the water when you stay here.

Dedicated travelers who want to maintain their shape during vacation can do so at Grand Bahia Principe Tulum; the exercise facility on-site includes the equipment you need to keep it going.


Tennis players will be especially pleased when booking this property, since its on-site tennis facilites allow guests to stay active and have fun, too. Players probably won't have to compete for an open court, because there are 5 of them. Evening matches are also a possibility here, since you have the option of using a lit court.


Though Grand Bahia Principe Tulum does not have a golf course, it may be possible to arrange for a tee time nearby. The nearest golf course is Riviera Maya Golf Club, which you'll find just a quick distance away from the property, so it won't be trouble to make going over for a few rounds of golf. You'll find a total of 18 holes at this course. The course has a total length of 6691 yards, and it has been rated as a par 72. If you'd like to see if it is possible to schedule a tee time, you can reach the course at (984) 875-5048.


While visiting Mexico you may want to try out a new recreational sport. There are a variety of different options available here, so you will be sure to find an aquatic activity you enjoy, even if it's your first time. This list provides the watersports that are offered by Grand Bahia Principe Tulum:

  • Fishing
  • Kayaking
  • Parasailing
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving
  • Snorkeling
  • Surfing
  • Watercraft
  • Wind Surfing

Family Activities

If you're traveling with kids, you should certainly consider making reservations at Grand Bahia Principe Tulum, as it has tons of family-focused amenities.

Many travelers appreciate this property's organized children's program. It gives parents the opportunity to have some time to themselves, while their little ones meet new friends. At some point during your vacation, you may find yourself wanting to relax without the kids. Guests can let the property's staff arrange for a sitter, so parents have the opportunity to experience a romantic dinner, or a show.

Entertainment and Nightlife

One of the most anticipated activities at the accommodation is their live entertainment, proving that staying inside for the night can be just as fun as an expensive night of bar-hopping.

Also on-site are several bars, so whether you go to the show or not, you'll have a number of options for the evening.

Although the accommodations nearby yours do not have the highest ratings with regards to nightlife, you will find more options than are offered onsite shown below:

Accommodations near the Grand Bahia Principe Tulum with Bars
Property Name Location Number of Bars Live Entertainment
Grand Oasis Riviera Maya 1.9 mi. South-Southwest of Central Akumal 8 check
Hotel Be Live Grand Riviera Maya 1.8 mi. South of Central Akumal 4 check
Oasis Akumal 1.8 mi. South of Central Akumal 4 check
Grand Bahia Principe Akumal 3.0 mi. South-Southwest of Central Akumal 9 check
Akumal Beach Resort Central Akumal 3 check
Hotel Akumal Caribe Central Akumal -- --
Las Casitas Akumal Central Akumal -- --
Casa Luna Central Akumal -- --
Vista del Mar Hotel Central Akumal -- --
Casa Blanca Lodge Central Akumal 1 --
La Bahia Condominiums Central Akumal -- --
Hotel La Tortuga Central Akumal 1 check


Guests should take a second look at this property if they desire a truly restful stay, because this destination has an on-site spa. This list has some of the spa services that are available:

  • Facials
  • Massages
  • Spa Facility

The spa at Grand Bahia Principe offers both modern and ancient treatments, with the latest in body wraps, exfoliation, massages, hot stone techniques, and hydrotherapy along with traditional, even ancient, treatments like Mayan Chocolate Dreams. Beauty treatments are also available including manicures, pedicures, polishes, and hairdressing. Guests' relaxation will be further enhanced during treatment by the open-air atmosphere of the private beachfront palapas treatment areas and with a soak in the Jacuzzi afterwards.


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

Though you'll find a lot to do right on this property, travelers who want to explore will have no shortage of exciting outdoor activities in Mexico. Whether you're looking to spend time at the beach or play a round or two of golf, you can find lots of other chances for recreation in the area. Check out these articles for information regarding riding a bike or moped, shopping, snorkeling, diving, fishing, sightseeing, and other activities.


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