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Grand Velas Riviera Maya Review

Grand Velas Riviera Maya A Review: Discover the Ultimate Family Escape at Grand Velas Riviera Maya

When it comes to luxury family holidays, few destinations can rival the exceptional experience offered by Grand Velas Riviera Maya. This tropical paradise seamlessly combines opulence with a family-friendly atmosphere, making it an ideal choice for travelers of all ages. Whether you’re seeking adventure, relaxation, or a bit of both, Grand Velas Riviera Maya has something for everyone.

A Family-Friendly Haven

Grand Velas Riviera Maya stands out as a top destination for families, thanks to its thoughtful design and extensive range of activities. The resort is divided into three distinct areas – Zen Grand, Ambassador, and Grand Class – each catering to different preferences and ensuring a personalized experience for every guest.


 Zen Grand: A Tranquil Retreat

Nestled amidst lush jungles, the Zen Grand section offers a serene escape perfect for families seeking peace and relaxation. The tranquil environment, complete with private plunge pools and garden views, provides a perfect setting for unwinding. The rooms are spacious and designed to accommodate families comfortably, with plenty of room.

Ambassador: Oceanfront Luxury

For those who love being close to the action, the Ambassador section is ideal. Located near the main pool and beach, this area offers stunning

ocean views and easy access to a variety of activities. Children will love the endless options for fun, from the kid’s club and teen’s club to water sports and beach games.

Grand Class: Exclusive Elegance

The Grand Class section caters predominantly to adults however can still cater to families with both older and/or younger children, offering an exclusive and sophisticated experience. This area boasts luxurious suites with plunge pools and expansive terraces, providing breathtaking views of the Caribbean Sea.

 A Resort for All Ages

One of the standout features of Grand Velas Riviera Maya is its ability to cater to both children and parents. The resort’s extensive amenities and activities ensure that everyone, from toddlers to grandparents, has a memorable experience.

 Kid’s Club and Teen’s Club

The Kid’s Club offers a safe and engaging environment for children aged 4-12, with supervised activities ranging from arts and crafts to outdoor games. The Teen’s Club provides a cool hangout for older kids, with video games, a disco floor, and a snack bar.

 Parent-Friendly Perks

The resort has been thoughtfully designed to make traveling with young children easier. From baby gear rentals to in-room babysitting services, Grand Velas goes above and beyond to cater for those travelling with young children. The resort’s restaurants also offer kid-friendly menus.

Activities for Everyone

Grand Velas Riviera Maya is a large resort with a plethora of activities to suit every interest.

Relaxation and Wellness

For those seeking relaxation, the award-winning SE Spa offers a range of treatments inspired by ancient Mayan traditions.

Adventure and Exploration

Adventurous families will love the variety of excursions available, from snorkeling in the crystal-clear waters and exploring nearby cenotes and Mayan ruins. The resort also offers on-site activities such as yoga classes, cooking lessons, and beach volleyball.

Dining at Grand Velas

The food at Grand Velas is outstanding. With delicious Mexican, French, Italian and Asian restaurants to more relaxed international buffets there is something for everyone. For adults, Bistro serves up French classics in a cozy, adults-only setting. You can also grab snacks and drinks by the pool or beach, or order room service anytime. They cater to special diets, making sure everyone gets something they love.







Things to consider

For those travelers who prefer smaller boutique hotels, this may not be the top choice for you. The resort is based over three sights meaning shuttle service or walking is required.

For individuals looking for a bustling nightlife scene with numerous bars and clubs, the resort’s offerings may seem relatively subdued.

Grand Velas Riviera Maya is a paradise for families, offering a perfect blend of luxury, adventure, and relaxation. Whilst those seeking a small boutique hotel this may not be your top choice. With its distinct areas catering to different preferences, a wealth of activities for all ages, and exceptional service, it’s no wonder that this resort is a favorite among travelers. Whether you’re planning a family holiday, a romantic escape, or a wellness retreat, Grand Velas Riviera Maya promises an unforgettable experience that will leave you wanting to return again and again.

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