Grand Velas Riviera Maya

Grand Velas Riviera Maya

Conveniently situated half an hour from Cancun International Airport, Grand Velas Riviera Maya is an exceptional base for anyone seeking a luxurious holiday in Mexico. Providing a stunning setting, it’s where traditional Mexican art and culture meet chic contemporary design. With enormous rooms and suites, gourmet delights and an unbeatable spa, you will soon discover when this is the number one choice of so many discerning travellers.

Your own private sanctuary

Take your pick from an unprecedented choice of incredibly proportioned suites fit for royalty. All are exquisitely finished and furnished, with stately bathrooms featuring giant tubs. Here, you can totally relax your mind and body in your own personal space. Grand Velas Riviera Maya resort has been carefully crafted to evoke a feeling of owning your own decadent beach retreat with coastal views and the evening breeze to soothe your spirit.

Choose from Ambassador Suites complete with premium stocked minibars, Grand Class Suites boasting private plunge pools, Wellness Suites with a host of fitness features and special family suites that provide the ideal base for parents and kids. There’s even a 24-hour personalised butler concierge service.

Skilled chefs at the cutting-edge

Diverse gastronomic delights await you in this Mexican retreat. The seven gourmet restaurants cater to all tastes. For example, you can enjoy a 10-course tasting menu at Cocina de Autor, tuck into fine steaks and seafood at Velas 10, or visit Cabrilla for delights such as clams and ceviche with mezcal. Meanwhile, the selection of bars at Grand Velas Riviera Maya will ensure you keep cool with cocktails and enjoy the perfect digestif after dinner.

There are also special foodie events hosted throughout the year, from the Guest Chefs of Grand Velas Stars to Guacamania's celebration of the avocado.

Rejuvenating activities and amenities

This remarkable hotel offers plenty of fabulous activities and amenities. Kick back in the sauna and steam room after a reviving work out in the fitness centre, lounge on the beach by the crystal blue sea, enjoy a picnic in your very own slice of paradise, get stuck into watersports and even give stargazing a go. Night and day, there’s plenty to keep you busy.

before you go

Everything you need to know before planning your dream trip

The Essentials
Private transfers are 60 minutes from Cancun Airport / 307 Rooms & Suites / 5 Fine-Dining Specialty Restaurants / 4 Bars / Spa / Fitness Centre / Children Welcome with Club
When to travel
Generally between November to April the weather is at its best for both of the coasts, with Baja remaining more temperate thanks to the cooling Pacific breezes, with the best time to visit Mexico City being April to May, but rarely does it get too hot due to its 2,250m altitude.
How to get there
Flight times to Cancun - Gateway to the Rivieria Maya- are just over 10 hours, Mexico City is a little over 11 hours, and the Baja Peninsula can be reached on a connection via the capital or through the United States. British Airways flies direct to Mexico City and Cancun.

Our Destination Specialists


our destination specialist

Jessica Jones Specialist area: Caribbean & Indian Ocean 26 years in travel industry
Paul Jones Specialist area: Asia & Indo-China 26 years in travel industry
Julie Crump Specialist area: Africa 37 years in travel industry

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Opening Hours
  • Monday - Friday- 9am - 5:30pm
  • Saturday - 9:30am - 1pm
  • Sunday- Closed

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