Grand Velas Riviera Maya

Grand Velas Riviera Maya

Positioned along a pristine white sand beach in the breathtaking Riviera Maya, the Grand Velas is only minutes from the many shops, restaurants, bars, and clubs of Playa del Carmen's 5th Avenue. The brand new Grand Velas boasts a range of excellent services and facilities, including luxurious accommodations, culinary tours, a full-service spa, personalized butler service and a modern convention center.

With quality facilities, Velas Riviera Maya might be the ideal choice for visitors hoping to get some sun. Not only will you be able to choose between 2 pools at this all-inclusive destination, but when you get thirsty, you can swim right on over to the bar. If you are trying to organize a sizable get-together, or are coming with a group, this group-friendly accommodation may be exactly what you're looking for.

Located in the Riviera Maya, Grand Velas Riviera Maya, an all-inclusive property, welcomes vacationers who are thinking about staying in this part of Quintana Roo. It's 3.9 miles northeast of the center of Playa del Carmen.


Each of the luxuriously appointed Master Suites at Grand Velas offers superior amenities like sumptuously soft duvets, a plasma TV with DVD player, work desk, complimentary high-speed Internet access, and a finely appointed bathroom with a Jacuzzi tub. All of the Master Suites also come with a large patio offering magnificent views over the Mayan jungle.

With 491 rooms, Velas Riviera Maya is a rather large place to stay. Special features and an exciting social scene make this super-sized property a favorite among guests who want an exciting, rather than quiet, vacation. This resort has been given a rating of four and a half stars, based on numerous measures, including overall quality, style, and more.

Look below for a listing of this property's in-room amenities.

  • Bathrobe
  • Bath Tub
  • Grecian Tub
  • Air Conditioned
  • In-Room Jacuzzi
  • Water closet
  • TV Remote Control
  • Hairdryer
  • Mini Bar
  • Television
  • Desk in Room
  • Private Bath
  • Safe Deposit Box
  • Iron
  • Coffee Maker
  • Toilet
  • Room Service
  • In-room Entertainment
  • Telephone
  • Shower
  • Temperature Control
  • Radio
  • Terrace
  • Balcony

Check with the property if you're counting on specific amenities, if it's particularly important to you.

Activities and Amenities

In addition to these in-room amenities, this resort also has some other amenities.

  • Yoga
  • Sailing
  • Hiking/Nature Walk
  • Exercise Equipment
  • Kayaking
  • Pets Accepted
  • Volleyball
  • Courtyard
  • Parasailing
  • Wheel Chair Access
  • Gift Shop
  • Horseback Riding
  • Highspeed Internet
  • Personal Watercraft
  • Scuba Diving
  • Boutiques
  • Snorkeling
  • Youth Sports Teams

Since the specifics tend to change, it's best to check with the front desk if you have your heart set on a particular activity. Visit this page to view an in-depth discussion about the specific activities and recreation opportunities offered at Grand Velas Riviera Maya.


With several outstanding restaurants to choose from at the Grand Velas, there is a cuisine to appeal to every palate, like Italian, Mediterranean, Mexican, Mayan, and French.

Besides what's available on-site, those hoping to find extra culinary variety might also be interested in some of the other nearby restaurant choices. Travelers looking for somewhere to eat will find a limited but good selection of restaurants within traveling distance. It's a good idea to find out if there are suitable options in the area, despite the fact that Velas Riviera Maya offers some on-site dining. To see a detailed discussion about dining, click here.

Guest Services

The guest services -- including the ones listed here -- can help ensure that you keep your entire time in Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean easy and enjoyable.

  • Express Check In
  • Car Rental Desk
  • Express Check Out
  • Handicap Facilities
  • Concierge
  • 24 Hour Front Desk
  • Tour Desk
  • Turndown Service
  • 24 Hour Security
  • Airport Shuttle
  • Dry Cleaning/Laundry
  • Maid Service
  • Security
  • Doctor On Call

There's also a nice set of business amenities, making Velas Riviera Maya a good home-base for people visiting on work-related travel.

  • Conference Facilities
  • Desk in Room
  • Business Center
  • Group Friendly
  • Meeting rooms
  • Overhead Projector
  • Audio Visual Equipment
  • Meeting Facility
  • Projector


You will notice a fair number of attractions situated near Velas Riviera Maya. The nearest include Plaza 28 De Julio Park, El Faro Lighthouse, and Xcaret Maya Ruins. Considering this resort is located right on El Faro, this property is an ideal setting for those who enjoy sun-bathing just outside their accommodations. For a change of setting, you can also visit nearby Playa del Carmen (just a few miles from the property).

One of the closest areas to the resort is Playa del Carmen. For a fun way to fill your day, have a little side trip to a neighboring city to familiarize yourself with new sounds and sights.

For our in-depth discussion on what you'll find near the property, click here.

Contact Info

Location: Carretera Cancun Tulum at Km 62, the Riviera Maya, Mexico 77710

General: (984) 877-4400

Secondary Phone: +52-984-877-44-00



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