How To Experience 5 Affordable All-Inclusive Resorts In Riviera Maya For The Price Of 1

Want to know how to get access to around 40 bars and restaurants, 8 pools and more from booking one of the best affordable all-inclusive resorts in Riviera Maya? We’ll show you.

Can there be better value for money than getting five opulent but affordable all-inclusive resorts in Riviera Maya for the price of one? We don’t think so.

But Grand Palladium Riviera Maya Resort opens the door to a world where turquoise waters, pristine beaches, and unparalleled amenities. If you’re trying to decide between Mexico and the Dominican Republic, this may not help narrow your choice. Because there’s a Grand Palladium Resort complex in Punta Cana too!

Get ready for a journey that combines affordability with opulence, creating memories that will last a lifetime. From family-friendly indulgence to adults-only luxury, Grand Palladium Riviera Maya has everything you could ask for. 

So, without further ado, let’s dive into the secrets of unlocking a lavish vacation without compromising on your budget! 

Grand Palladium hotels are affordable all-inclusive resorts in Riviera Maya
Discover the sandy beaches of Riviera Maya during your stay at Grand Palladium | Photo by Gazwkd on Pixabay

Discover The Riviera Maya

A lot of people get confused with where the Riviera Maya is exactly. While most people instantly think of Cancun, this is actually incorrect!

Riviera Maya is the long stretch of Caribbean coastline that runs for 150km south of Cancun – From Puerto Morelos to Punta Allen. The Grand Palladium Riviera Maya resort is approximately 99km from Cancun, with a direct transfer time of around 90 minutes (depending on traffic).

So, if you want to experience Cancun in all its glory, it’s not out of the realms of possibility if you’re staying on the Riviera Maya.

A renowned tourist destination since 1999, if this is your first time in the Riviera Maya, you’ll be happy to know it offers a plethora of activities and accommodations for relaxation, enjoyment, and exploration. 

Uncover the charm of small Mayan villages with rich traditions, explore fascinating cenotes and caves integral to archaeological sites, and bask in the beauty of pristine white-sand beaches and crystal-clear waters. This destination is celebrated for its commitment to nature and ecosystem preservation. Riviera Maya hotels and ecological parks provide opportunities for kayaking, biking, horseback riding, snorkelling, diving, and indulging in exquisite cuisine.

If Mexico is a destination you’re longing for (and let’s be honest – it should be), you can check out 103 of the best things to do in Mexico with our definitive list!

The gorgeous surface of a cenote n Mexico
Explore the Cenote’s – Fascinating natural wonders in Riviera Maya | Photo by EmilianDanaila on Pixabay

So, What’s The Deal With 5 Affordable All-inclusive Resorts in Riviera Maya?

Well, the first thing to say is, there’s no catch! Thanks to the layout of a group of Grand Palladium Resorts, a unique opportunity presents itself for you to experience every element of 5 all-inclusive resorts in this sparkling part of the Caribbean. 

Basically, 5 gorgeous Grand Palladium hotels find themselves situated in one huge resort complex. And, because these properties are brand stablemates, you have the chance to book in at one, but play at all five!

Plus, with a mix of fun and high-end locations on offer, you can seamlessly transition between family-friendly frolics and adult-only sophistication, thanks to the Infinite Indulgence® all-inclusive privileges.

Every member of your party have the chance to find their perfect vacation experience within the lush confines of Riviera Maya with Grand Palladium’s Infinite Indulgence®.

Pool area at Family Selection at Grand Palladium Kantenah Resort & Spa
Family Selection at Grand Palladium Kantenah Resort & Spa

What Are The 5 Grand Palladium Resorts In Riviera Maya?

This resort complex is proof that cheap Caribbean holidays do exist and the Grand Palladium Resorts in Riviera Maya have something for everyone. Compromised of 5 individual resorts:

  • Grand Palladium White Sand Resort & Spa
  • Grand Palladium Kantenah Resort & Spa
  • Family Selection at Kantenah Resort & Spa
  • Grand Palladium Colonial Resort & Spa
  • TRS Yucatan (Adults Only)

What Is Infinite Indulgence®?

We’re glad you asked! Infinite Indulgence® entitles you with access to the facilities at the surrounding sister properties within the resort expanding the possibilities for entertainment and enjoyment for the whole family.

Infinite Indulgence® redefines the all-inclusive experience, ensuring that every moment of your stay is marked by opulence and comfort. From gourmet dining at a fine selection of delicious restaurants to sipping on premium beverages at stylish bars or indulging in world-class spa facilities at Zentropia Spa, where rejuvenating treatments await to soothe the senses.

Pool area at the Riviera Maya Zentropia Spa & Wellness area
Spend a day at the Zentropia Spa & Wellness Centre

It is worth noting here that, while the Grand Palladium resorts are family-friendly, the TRS Yucatan Hotel is for adults only. Meaning TRS guests have access to both TRS and Grand Palladium facilities, whereas those staying at a Grand Palladium resort would only have access to Grand Palladium facilities.

Similarly, Family Selection guests would have access to the other Grand Palladium Resorts. Meanwhile, Grand Palladium guests would not have access to Family Selection facilities.

Family Selection and Grand Palladium guests can however request access to explore the facilities at the TRS Yucatan providing they are over 18 but this is strictly down to the discretion of the resort staff and hotel capacity, so cannot be guaranteed.

The Infinity Pool at the Adults-Only TRS Yucatan Hotel, Riviera Maya
Put yourself in this incredible picture alongside the infinity Pool at the Adults-Only TRS Yucatan Hotel, Riviera Maya

What Does That Mean?

We know all that info has probably got your head in a spin, so let’s break it down just a little bit more.

Within the price of a stay at one of these five resorts, you’ll receive access to a minimum of 14 restaurants, 25 bars, 8 swimming pools, and a luxurious spa and wellness centre. As well as a handful of water sports and land activities. In addition to the amazing location in one of the best holiday destinations in Mexico.

So now you know what you’re getting, we’re going to dive even deeper to tell you a bit more about each of these awesome Grand Palladium resorts.

Aerial shot of the beach at the Grand Palladium White Sand Resort & Spa
Enjoy being right on the warm white sands at the Grand Palladium Riviera Maya location

Breaking Down The Grand Palladium Riviera Maya Resorts

The simplest way to explain it is Grand Palladium Riviera Maya is a resort split across 5 exclusive hotels – Grand Palladium White Sand, Grand Palladium Kantenah, Family Selection at Kantenah, Grand Palladium Colonial and TRS Yucatan.

Each hotel offers something different, making it the perfect place for variety, adventure, relaxation and luxury. 

Whether you’d like to treat the family to a fun-filled, action-packed holiday with water slides aplenty and tasty food for the fussiest pallets. Or you’re looking for some quiet, relaxing time spent with your loved one at a luxury adults-only retreat with a la carte restaurants, premium cocktails and stunning views from the adults-only infinity pool.

Grand Palladium Riviera Maya has it all. So, let’s dig a little deeper and see exactly what’s on offer at this incredible resort! 

Grand Palladium White Sand Resort & Spa

  • Rooms: 264
  • Restaurants: 6
  • Bars: 4
  • Swimming pools: 2

Nestled along the Riviera Maya, Grand Palladium White Sand Resort & Spa beckons families with its enchanting atmosphere. The resort caters to all ages, boasting expansive pools, tasty restaurants serving a variety of Italian and Spanish cuisine to name just a few as well as a handful of bars and swimming pools.

Families can relish in the convenience of spacious accommodations, featuring thoughtful amenities to ensure comfort and relaxation.

The Secret Pool at Grand Palladium White Sand Resort & Spa
Grab some time to yourself at the Secret Pool in Grand Palladium White Sand Resort & Spa

Grand Palladium Kantenah Resort & Spa

  • Rooms: 252
  • Restaurants: 4
  • Bars: 5
  • Swimming Pools: 3

The 5* Grand Palladium Kantenah Resort & Spa takes the tropical experience up a notch with its lush landscapes and pristine beachfront. Families can revel in the resort’s expansive grounds, featuring eco-friendly design elements that seamlessly integrate with nature.

The Kantenah resort offers a variety of recreational facilities, ensuring there’s something for every family member to enjoy, from spa indulgences to sports and entertainment.

Shot of the pool bar at Grand Palladium Kantenah
You don’t even have to leave the pool to grab a drink at Grand Palladium Kantenah!

Family Selection at Grand Palladium Kantenah Resort & Spa

  • Rooms: 169
  • Restaurants: 3
  • Bars: 2
  • Swimming Pools: 2

The newly unveiled 5*Family Selection at Grand Palladium Kantenah Resort & Spais a resort within a resort. Designed exclusively for Families seeking a little bit of elegance and luxury. Including a dedicated family-friendly pool, kids club with exciting activities, exclusive restaurants and of course, not forgetting about the all-new Family Boss program, because after all the kids are the boss of the family!

Grand Palladium Colonial Resort & Spa

  • Rooms: 406
  • Restaurants: 4
  • Bars: 6
  • Swimming Pools: 3

For those seeking a blend of elegance and family-friendly charm, Grand Palladium Colonial is an idyllic choice. The resort offers an array of activities for both adults and children, from water sports to live entertainment.

Parents can unwind in the sophisticated surroundings while children engage in supervised fun at the Kids Club. 

With diverse dining options, every palate is treated to a culinary journey.

People walking on the beach at Grand Palladium Riviera Maya
Go for a romantic stroll along the gorgeous beach at Grand Palladium Riviera Maya

TRS Yucatan Hotel

  • Rooms: 454
  • Restaurants: 6
  • Bars: 6
  • Swimming Pools: 3

The final stop on our rundown of these 5 affordable all-inclusive resorts in Riviera Maya is the 5-star TRS Yucatan. Also known as The Royal Suites this hotel is in a world of its own providing elegant, first-class luxury to adults looking for that perfect escape.

With 5 exclusive a la carte restaurants including an Italian, Argentinian steakhouse and a French bistro (amongst others), but the selection doesn’t end there. You are truly spoilt for choice when it comes to dining options at the TRS Yucatan without the additional benefits of the Infinite Indulgence® privileges.

If you want to know more about the TRS Yucatan Hotel then here is everything you need to know about this luxury resort.

Infinity Pool at TRS Yucatan Hotel
Infinity Pool at TRS Yucatan Hotel

Start Planning Your Mexican Getaway

Now you know about this clutch of affordable all-inclusive resorts in Riviera Maya, the only decision you need to make is when you can go.

Okay, you’ll maybe need to think about which hotel you’d like to drop your luggage off in. But at the end of the day, you have access to all of these resorts. And that’s the beauty of it!

So if you’re ready to take off to sunnier skies, click the button below and we’ll take you through to our Grand Palladium Colonial Resort page. There you’ll find more info about that resort and links to extended details about all the other hotels in the wider Riviera Maya resort complex. 

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