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.

Travelers hoping to keep active will never run out of things to do at this all-inclusive resort, which offers easy access to a wide array of recreational possibilities. Once you have sufficiently tired yourself out in the sultry Caribbean sun, make time for relaxing at the spa located on the grounds of this coastal destination. If you're planning for a special occasion, or if you're traveling with a group, this helpful property may be the perfect place.

Set in Cancun Beach Hotel Zone, Golden Parnassus, an all-inclusive property, happily welcomes vacationers who are thinking about basing their vacation in this neighborhood. It is 8.5 miles southeast of the center of Cancun.


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 been given a 3 star rating, when it comes to amenities, quality, and service.

A list of the in-room features and amenities that you'll find at Golden Parnassus include:

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

If you are looking for a particular amenity, mention this when you contact the front desk or reservation service.

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 jacuzzi is also available.

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 following list displays some other amenities:

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

Because these details can sometimes change, it's a good idea to double check with the property to make sure the particular activities you have in mind are available. Visit this page to navigate to an in-depth discussion about the activities and recreation opportunities that Golden Parnassus has to offer.


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.

In addition to what is available on-location, travelers hoping for further culinary variety should also give thought to the area's other nearby mealtime selections. Travelers looking for somewhere to eat will discover a limited but good selection of restaurants in the vicinity. It's a good idea to get familiar with the nearby options, though Golden Parnassus provides some tempting choices of their own. For more info about dining in this part of town, click here.

Guest Services

Golden Parnassus offers many guest services, including those in the list below, helping everything come together during your time on the property.

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

Also available are an ample number of business amenities, making Golden Parnassus a haven for professionals, or anyone who doesn't want to go without work-related amenities.

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


You will find many interesting sites and attractions situated near Golden Parnassus. Some of the closest attractions include Cinepolis and Parque De Las Palapas. Because this resort is directly on Playa Delfines, it is an attractive setting for anyone who wants to experience the area's beautiful coastal region. Playa Ballenas is another nice nearby spot to soak up some sun.

One of the closest areas to the resort is Cancun. For even more adventure, take a day trip to a town within driving distance and see what they're all about.

For more info on what's near the property, click here.

Contact Info

Location: Blvd Kukulkan at Km 14.5, Cancun Beach Hotel Zone, Mexico 77500

General: (998) 287-1400

Toll Free: (800) 233-5162



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