For the ideal combination of luxury and adventure, the Grand Velas Riviera Maya Resort is the perfect all-inclusive destination wedding choice. A quick 40-minute drive from Cancun’s International Airport puts you in the midst of a tropical jungle paradise and a short distance from some of Mexico’s most famous archaeological sites. Grand Velas Riviera Maya offers almost 500 suites of pure luxury on over 200 acres, including more than 1,000 feet of white sand beaches.
Whether vacationing with family or friends, Grand Velas Riviera Maya offers unmatched service. Pool and beach concierge service complement the 24-hour Butler-Concierge Service included in your stay. The Life Fitness Center offers state-of-the-art equipment in addition to daily yoga, Pilates and Zumba classes. The Kids’ Club offers up to 14 hours of fun and learning for children ages 4 to 12, seven days a week. The Spa at Grand Velas Riviera Maya is set amid the lush jungle of the Mayan Riviera. Over 40 treatment suites offer relaxation for men, women and couples.
Three building complexes provide accommodations fit for the most discerning travelers. The Grand Class section, for adults only, features oceanfront suites, each with its own plunge pool. Private terraces and in-room Jacuzzis complement the stunning views. Two family-friendly sections feature more than 400 suites. Choose from the Zen Garden section, set amidst the natural beauty of the Mayan Jungle, or the Ambassador section with ocean view suites. The Zen Garden is close to the Grand Velas Riviera Maya convention center and guests have direct access to the Master Pool. Shuttles take you the short distance to the beach throughout the day. Guests in the Ambassador rooms enjoy terraces and the main infinity pool. Some suites offer private plunge pools and the kids’ club and gym are nearby. Grand Velas Riviera Maya is a pet-friendly resort, as well.
RESTAURANTS & BARS
Dine on French fare at Piaf or Bistro, Asian at the family-friendly Sen Lin, Italian-Mediterranean at Lucca, and Spanish dishes at Cocina de Autor. Azul and Chaka both offer international menus and welcome diners of all ages. For upscale Mexican, visit Frida, open to everyone for dinner. Sip your premium cocktails on the rooftop Sky Bar, with amazing vistas, perfect sunset viewing and dancing. Show off your vocals at Karaoke Bar, with a songbook of hundreds. Two lobby bars offer live entertainment on certain evenings, televisions, appetizer menus and indoor and outdoor seating. Enjoy the Aqua Bars located at each section’s main pool, featuring swim-up and dry service.
You won’t have any problem keeping busy at Grand Velas Riviera Maya. From water sports like kayaking, pedal boating, snorkeling and water polo to land activities like bicycling, basketball and beach volleyball, this resort has something for everyone. Crafts and sand castle contests keep guests of all ages engaged and entertained. Venture a short way off of the resort and see ancient Mayan ruins, natural parks, lush jungles or even swim with dolphins.