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

Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean offers guests lots of interesting recreational possibilities, especially for visitors booking a beachside property like this one. Grand Bahia Principe Tulum is one of the best options for guests who want to see it all and have their pick of multiple sports.

With 3 swimming pools to choose from at Grand Bahia Principe Tulum, it should be easy for you find enough space to spread your towel by the water. This accommodation is situated next to the beach, meaning that there will be plenty of options when it comes time to spend time in the water when you stay here.

Some travelers worry about finding a gym that they can use during their stay, but here they have them covered; the exercise facility on-site includes the equipment you need to keep it going.


Those who play tennis should definitely consider booking this property, because the tennis facilities — located on-site — are fun for everyone, even beginners. Guests probably won't have any trouble claiming a court, because there are 5 of them. Plus, the lighted courts here give guests the opportunity to play at night, when schedules are more relaxed.


Even though there isn't a golf course at Grand Bahia Principe Tulum, you can always ask the property's staff about trying to arrange a tee time nearby. The closest course is Riviera Maya Golf Club, which is located a half mile northwest of the property. The course has 18 holes. It is 6691 yards long, and has been rated as a par 72. If you'd like to see if it is possible to schedule a tee time, contact the course at (984) 875-5048.


Travelers who want a wide variety of watersports will have a wonderful experience while they visit Grand Bahia Principe Tulum. The list below shows the watersports that the property has.

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

Family Activities

If you plan to bring the whole family on vacation, one of the best choices is Grand Bahia Principe Tulum, which is ready with a great set of family-focused amenities.

This destination has a children's program for the little ones to enjoy--and grown-ups will appreciate it too. It's a great excuse for parents to take a break, while the little ones do fun activities of their own. No matter how much you love them, you might want to enjoy an evening away from the kids. Guests can arrange for a babysitter, so parents will have a chance to experience a romantic dinner, or a show.

Entertainment and Nightlife

This property offers a schedule of live performances, so even when guests choose to stay in at night they won't be missing out on after-hours excitement.

The property also has multiple bars, so whether you go to the show or not, you'll have a number of options for the evening.

You'll find a few other nightlife options at nearby accommodations, as displayed in the following table:

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 -- --
Secrets Akumal Riviera Maya Central Akumal 6 --
Las Casitas Akumal Central Akumal -- --
Casa Luna Central Akumal -- --
Vista del Mar Hotel Central Akumal -- --
La Bahia Condominiums Central Akumal -- --
Hotel La Tortuga Central Akumal 1 check


Not every property in Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean has spa facilities, but Grand Bahia Principe Tulum is one of the wonderful properties that is able to offer its guests a fun (sometimes necessary) way to release stress and reflect on the area's beauty. The list below 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 will allow you to prepare for a special dinner or night of entertainment.

Though there is plenty to do right on this property, vacationers who enjoy getting out 'n' about will find many exciting outdoor attractions in Mexico. Regardless of whether you are looking to spend time on the beach or play a couple rounds of golf, you'll find lots of other opportunities for recreation in the area. Investigate these links for information with regard to snorkeling, scuba diving, sightseeing, fishing, shopping, renting a bike or scooter, and other activities you might enjoy.


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