Things to See and Do While Staying at Grand Sunset Princess

Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean offers guests plenty of intriguing outdoor opportunities, especially for guests staying at an oceanfront vacation spot like this one. Grand Sunset Princess is a perfect option for those who want several on-site options and to try their hand at new activities.

Grand Sunset Princess has 13 swimming pools, so each guest will experience less hassle when seeking a spot to lounge. One of the bonuses is that this property is situated next to the sea, so there are many ways to play in the water when you stay here.

Exercise enthusiasts can maintain their fitness during their stay in Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean; the on-site exercise facility is bound to have all the space and equipment you need.


This resort is definitely a top pick of tennis fanatics, because vacationers staying here can enjoy a match during their vacations using the on-site facilities. Players likely won't have to compete with other guests for a court, considering that there are 6 of them.

If you want to weigh all your tennis options, you may wish to compare this property to other tennis properties, including Grand Riviera Princess and The Royal Haciendas.


Even though Grand Sunset Princess doesn't feature a golf course, it may be possible to arrange for a tee time nearby. Nearby courses include Iberostar Playa Paraiso Golf Club, Playacar Golf Course, and El Camaleon Mayakoba. All of them are within seven and a half miles and the most nearby of the group, El Camaleon Mayakoba, is only a small trip off from the lodging, so it won't be trouble to plan on going over for a few rounds of golf. The course has a total of 18 holes. It's a total of 7024 yards long, and is a par 72. If you'd like to see if it is possible to schedule a tee time, contact the course at (984) 206-3088.


Though there might not be many watersports available here, they do provide visitors with some exciting scuba diving possibilities.

Family Activities

Vacationers traveling with kids might find exactly what they need at Grand Sunset Princess, because it is known for its family-friendly offerings.

Families with busy vacation agendas will appreciate the organized kids' program at this location. This lets parents have a little time away, while the little ones do fun activities of their own. Some time during your stay at Grand Sunset Princess, you may find yourself wanting to relax without the kids. The property can provide a babysitting service, so moms and dads can have the chance to experience a romantic dinner, or a show.

Entertainment and Nightlife

Despite the absence of live entertainment, you'll soon discover there are several bars serving up tropical favorites.

You can also visit one of the other accommodations in the area to check out their limited nightlife offerings. Check out the choices displayed below:

Accommodations near the Grand Sunset Princess with Bars
Property Name Location Number of Bars Live Entertainment
Grand Riviera Princess 3.2 mi. Northeast of Central Playa del Carmen 15 --
Petit Lafitte Hotel Playa del Carmen, Northeastern part of Playa Del Carmen -- --
Viceroy Riviera Maya Playa del Carmen, Northeastern part of Playa Del Carmen 3 --
Azul Fives By Karisma Playa del Carmen, Northeastern part of Playa Del Carmen 5 --
Hotel Le Reve Playa del Carmen, Northeastern part of Playa Del Carmen 2 --
Grand Velas Riviera Maya 3.9 mi. Northeast of Central Playa del Carmen 5 --
Sandos Caracol Resort & Spa Playa del Carmen, Northeastern part of Playa Del Carmen 3 check
Banyan Tree Mayakoba 4.0 mi. Northeast of Central Playa del Carmen 4 --
The Royal Haciendas Playa del Carmen, Northeastern part of Playa Del Carmen 1 --
Fairmont Mayakoba 4.3 mi. Northeast of Central Playa del Carmen 5 check
Rosewood Mayakoba 4.8 mi. Northeast of Central Playa del Carmen 4 --
Blue Diamond Riviera Maya 5.0 mi. Northeast of Central Playa del Carmen 2 --


Not all accommodations in Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean feature on-site spas, but Grand Sunset Princess is one such property that is able to offer its guests an effortless way to enjoy a brief moment of utter relaxation. The following list has some of the services that are available:

  • Facials
  • Massages
  • Spa Facility


Though there is a lot of activities right on-location, travelers wanting to do some exploring will certainly appreciate the many exciting things to do and sites to see in Mexico. No matter if you are looking to lay out on a sunny beach or enjoy a few rounds of golf, you can encounter lots of other options for recreation in the immediate vicinity. Click on these links to read more regarding snorkeling, scuba diving, sightseeing, fishing, shopping, renting a bike or scooter, and other activities you might enjoy.


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