Golden Parnassus

The adults-only Golden Parnassus (formerly Golden Crown Paradise) is an all-inclusive resort located on the Yucatan Peninsula. Enjoy being pampered one day, then go out and explore all that the area has to offer the next.

Meet new friends, and bring home cherished memories. All of this can happen and more at Golden Parnassus, which was awarded the Thomas Cook Award of Excellence in the spring of 2013.

Visitors hoping to stay active should find exactly what they're looking for at this all-inclusive destination, which offers a great selection of outdoor options. After you've thoroughly exhausted yourself during your time in the island sun, take a load off at the spa located right on the grounds of this beach-side destination. If you're hoping to plan a conference or if you're traveling as part of a group, this group-friendly accommodation may be just what you're looking for.

Located in Cancun Beach Hotel Zone, Golden Parnassus, an all-inclusive property, welcomes customers who want to stay in this neighborhood. If you're curious, the center of Cancun is eight and a half miles (13 and a half kilometers) to the northwest.


The spacious rooms feature your choice of two twin beds or one king sized bed, wood furnishings, and calming colors and decor.

This resort has received a rating of 3 stars, for its features on-site, amenities, and more.

Look below for a listing of in-room amenities offered by Golden Parnassus.

  • Coffee Maker
  • Shower
  • Television
  • TV Remote Control
  • Room Service
  • In-Room Alarm Clock
  • Toilet
  • Bathrobe
  • Complimentary Local Telephone Calls
  • Private Bath
  • Safe Deposit Box
  • Temperature Control
  • Terrace
  • Iron
  • In-Room Jacuzzi
  • AM/FM Alarm Clock
  • Hairdryer
  • Bath Tub
  • Mini Bar
  • Balcony

Keep in mind that some amenities may only be available for some room types, so if you desire a certain amenity for your stay, call the location to make sure it is available.

Activities and Amenities

Not a moment of your time in Cancun need be wasted. Golden Parnassus offers an array of facilities geared at keeping guests busy, including a volleyball pit, tennis courts, a fitness center complete with sauna, and a freshwater swimming pool. As an added bonus, guests are welcomed to utilize the non-motorized watersports equipment at the beach.

At an extra charge, guests at Golden Parnassus have the opportunity to indulge in numerous treatments offered by the onsite spa. These include body wraps, facials, hydrotherapy, and massage.

A good drink and a chance to relax is never far off when you stay at Golden Parnassus. Here, there are several bars to compliment the numerous restaurants, as well as nightly entertainment in the form of live music, dance, and theater.


Dolphin opens daily at 9:00 a.m., serving drinks and appetizers right on the beach. The bar closes at 5:00 p.m.


Tiki is the resort's signature bar. Open daily from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 a.m., this spot overlooks the Caribbean with a breathtaking view.

Beer Garden

Open from 9:00 a.m. to 10:30 p.m., Beer Garden offers an array of international beers in a European-themed garden.


Sixtie's is a sports bar open from 6:00 p.m. to 2:00 a.m., where you can catch up on all the latest sports news and play a few games of billiards while you're there.

The list below shows this property's facilities and general amenities:

  • Live Entertainment
  • Basketball
  • Sports Available
  • Outdoor Parking
  • Exercise Gym
  • Wheel Chair Access
  • Highspeed Internet
  • Parking
  • Boutiques

If you want to be certain the hotel has exactly what you expect, it's always best to call with questions since the specifics tend to change. Visit this page to read a comprehensive discussion about the types of activities available at Golden Parnassus.


There are a number of dining options available to guests at Golden Parnassus.


Dine on a buffet of Italian, Japanese, and Mexican cuisine while you take in views of the surrounding ocean. The buffet is open all day, and dress code is casual.

Pier 12

If seafood is one your mind, Pier 12 is the place to be. The marine decor just adds to the fun. The restaurant is open for lunch and dinner, and dress is casual.

Old Barn

Steaks, salads, and Mexican fare served a la carte is what you'll find at Old Barn. This restaurant is only open for dinner, and the dress is casual.


In the mood for something a little funky? Fun fusion food can be found at Shangri-La. Only the adventurous eaters need enter.


Craving a little Japanese take-out? How about something a little better, which is what you'll find at Sumo.

Besides on-site dining, guests hoping for further culinary diversity should also take into account some of the area's other nearby restaurants. Guests here will discover a few solid places to eat nearby. It may be helpful to get familiar with the nearby options, though Golden Parnassus provides dining of its own. For more information about your dining options near this property, click here.

Guest Services

Golden Parnassus provides many guest services, including the ones listed below, helping everything come together during your trip to this region.

  • Express Check In
  • Car Rental Desk
  • Barber/Beauty Shop
  • Express Check Out
  • 24 Hour Front Desk
  • Concierge
  • Dry Cleaning/Laundry
  • Maid Service

This property also has a few invaluable business amenities, ideal for professionals who must bring along business or attend meetings in this region.

  • Conference Facilities
  • Group Friendly
  • Meeting rooms
  • Business Center


There are lots of interesting sites and attractions situated near Golden Parnassus. Some of these attractions include Cinepolis and Parque De Las Palapas. Considering this resort is located on Playa Delfines, it is a great place for those who want to thoroughly enjoy the sun, surf, and sand during their visit. For a change of setting, you can also visit nearby Playa Ballenas (just a few miles from the property).

One of the nearest areas of interest from the resort is Cancun. To experience as much of this region as possible, take a day trip to a nearby town to check out just what else Cancun has to offer.

If you're still curious about what else is in the vicinity of Golden Parnassus, click here.

Contact Info

Location: Blvd Kukulkan at Km 14.5, Cancun Beach Hotel Zone, Mexico

General: (998) 287-1400

Toll Free: (800) 233-5162



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