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GR Solaris Cancun


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GR Solaris Cancun is a family-friendly, all-inclusive resort offering an action-packed vacation you'll never forget. Experience one of Cancun's most luxurious resorts, where incredible accommodations are available at a great price. All the excitement of Cancun is nearby, including shopping malls and nightlife.

Enter a spacious lobby with marble floors and a tiered bar. The space opens to a huge terrace overlooking the pool area, beach, and Caribbean Sea. Comfortable guest rooms feature scenic views of the lagoon or ocean from a private balcony. Enjoy 24-hour room service and a mini-bar that is refreshed daily. WiFi is available in the lobby so you can stay connected (fee).

GR Solaris Cancun will please your palate and pamper your spirits at each of the three restaurants and bars (including a swim-up bar). At stylish restaurants overlooking the ocean, you'll experience exquisite cuisine prepared by gifted chefs. Splendid libations round-out offerings sure to satisfy any taste.

The GR Solaris Cancun provides a range of fun opportunities, and captures the liveliness for which the Solaris name is known. Enjoy an exciting selection of activities, like day-and-night entertainment and shows, and the private Solaris Marina (with non-motorized watersports included). There is also a lit tennis court, an adults-only pool, a family pool, and a fully equipped gym. Young guests will enjoy the teens' club and mini club for children.

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HOTEL LOCATION
Conveniently located only 15 minutes from the convention, shopping and party center and 20 minutes from downtown and the airport
Address: BLVD. KUKULCAN LOTE 59
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Local Phone: 011-52-998-885-2
Fax: 011-52-998-848-8407
HOTEL FACILITIES
Barber / Beauty Salon
Boutique Shops
Business Services
Car Rental
Concierge
Currency Exchange
Laundry / Dry Cleaning Service
Meeting Rooms
Parking(Complimentary)
Shopping Mall Nearby (3 miles.)
Pools
Number of Pools: 2
Outdoor Pools: 2     
Swim-up Bar
One large and acclimatized ocean front main activities pool l divided into sections, children section. Second ocean front relax-only adults pool plus a 15 person jacuzzi
Tennis
Number of Courts: 1
Outdoor Courts: 1
Lighted Courts: 1
Water Sports on Site
Fishing: Additional Charge
Sunfish Sailing: Additional Charge
Scuba: Additional Charge
Snorkeling: Additional Charge
Hobie Cats: Complimentary
Paddle Boats: Complimentary
Motorboats: Additional Charge
JetSki / Waverunner: Additional Charge
Waterskiing: Additional Charge
Wind Surf: Complimentary
Health Club / Spa
Aerobics: Complimentary
Jacuzzi: Additional Charge
Massage: Additional Charge
Nautilus Equipment: Complimentary
Steam Room: Additional Charge
Manicure / Pedicure: Additional Charge
Facials: Additional Charge
HOTEL DETAILS
Designed in modern architecture, a spacious lobby with marble floors and a tiered bar, opens to a huge terrace which overlooks pool area, beach and the Caribbean. Confortable guestrooms feature scenic views from your own balcony. Property features all meals and drinks (domestic and International), five restaurants, three bars and 24 hrs room service. WiFi service is available in the lobby area for an additional charge. Beach: Pristine strip of white sandy beach and the crystal clear turquoise water of the Caribbean Sea. Guests can relax beneath the shade of a palapa or enjoy a long day of sun-drenched respite. Check-in: 3:00 p.m.
Check-out: 11:00 a.m.
Total Rooms: 306
Year Opened: 2004 Credit Cards: Visa, Master Card, American Express
HOTEL RESTRICTIONS
Individual Spring Breakers only, no group, required to sign letter of good behavior and provide cash deposit. GR Solaris does NOT have exchange priveleges with the Royal Solaris or GR Caribe Deluxe.
ROOM TYPES
STANDARD LAGOON VIEW
408 Sq Ft, One king bed or two double beds, Balcony with lagoon view, 21-inch SatelliteTV, Minibar stocked with beer, soft drinks, and water, Coffeemaker, Iron/ironing board, Air conditioned, room service, internet ($).
Other Amenities -
Air Conditioning
Shower
Balcony or Terrace
Minibar
CD Player
Coffee Maker
Hair Dryer
Iron
Radio Alarm Clock
Telephone
Television
Room Safe
Satellite
STANDARD OCEAN VIEW
408 Sq Ft, One king bed or two double beds, Balcony with oceanview, 21-inch SatelliteTV, Minibar stocked with beer, soft drinks, and water, Coffeemaker , Hairdryer, In-room safe, Iron/ironing board, Air conditioned, room service, internet ($).
Other Amenities -
Air Conditioning
Shower
Balcony or Terrace
Minibar
CD Player
Coffee Maker
Hair Dryer
Iron
Radio Alarm Clock
Telephone
Television
Room Safe
Satellite
DELUXE ROOM
These rooms are beautifully appointed with spacious lounging area, luxurious bathroomand irresistibly comfortable beds. There is either a balcony or terrace Number of accommodations: 20. Bedding: 1 king bed or 2 double beds.
Other Amenities -
Air Conditioning
Shower
Balcony or Terrace
Minibar
CD Player
Coffee Maker
Hair Dryer
Iron
Radio Alarm Clock
Telephone
Television
Room Safe
Satellite
DINING
GR Solaris Cancun features 1 meal plan options:
All Meals, Drinks & Tips
There are 5 Restaurants at GR Solaris Cancun:
Snack Pool Area - Visit our poolside snack bar for hamburgers, hot dogs, daily specials, pizza, nachos,guacamole and more. Open daily from 11:30am to 5pm.
Deli-Cafe - Baguetss, sandwiches, snacks, desserts and soft drinks in a casual and relaxed atmosphere. Open daily from 4pm to 6:30am.
Tehaucan Theater - Have a delicious dinner buffet while enjoying a show at the same time. Opens at 6pm three days a week.
Marco Polo - Serves international gourmet specialties, Marco Polo is the hot spot!. A la carte menues vary throughout the week. Open daily from 6pm to 10pm. Reservations and dress code required.
Cafe Solaris - This air-conditioned restaurant features extensive full breakfast buffets with fresh tropical fruits and juices. Open daily from 6:30am to 11:30am. Serves daily lunch buffets from 12:15pm to 4pm. May open for dinner with 7 different buffets.
ACTIVITIES & ENTERTAINMENT
Daily Activities & Entertainment:
Yoga, Water Aerobics, Beach Volleyball, basketball, Football, Darts, Kayak Tour, Waterpolo, Bingo, Crazy Games, Fashion Show, Dance Lessons, Spanish Lessons, Cocktails Lessons
Nightly Activities & Entertainment:
Seven different theme shows a week. Live music at the lobby bar. Nightly one way free shuttle transportation service to night clubs.
CHILDREN'S PROGRAMS
With a great indoor playcenter plus a grassy outdoor area with its own pool, children will have plenty of safe, supervised creative things to do while you relax. Open from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. all year long.
Applicable Ages: 4-11 years old
Program Fees: Complimentary

Children's Facilities
Children's Pool
Babysitting Fee: Hourly
Advance Notice for Babysitting: 24 hours

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1108 Recommend
1108 past Apple Vacationers would recommend GR Solaris Cancun to their friends and family



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Apple Vacations Traveller Reviews
Hotel Room and Air reservation
SANDRA N.
Apr 08 2018
We booked a room for three. We were assigned a room with a king bed. We had to request an extra bed. Other rooms within our group were desugned for three with a pull down bed. Only two bathrobes were provided. Again had to ask for a third. On check out we were asked if we were offered a different room. Not sure why this was not asked prior but the reservation was clearly for three. Our reservation for seat assignment was also split. We were not seated together for our final leg. This was unaaceptable to me and I was told that it was Apple who booked the seats. To sit together we would have had to pay more.
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CRAIG S.
Mar 27 2018
The staff and service at GR Solaris is excellent. If you make an attempt to speak in Spanish, they will shower you with service even though most employees speak excellent english. The fine dining experience was very good and highly recommended. The property itself is a bit worn and in need of some updating as it is over 30 yeears old and compared to the sister resort next door that we visited.
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CHRISTIAN E.
Dec 14 2017
Been to this property many times. The hotel is just the right size - not too big and not too small. There are many service staff members that do nothing but work hard to earn your respect. Among them Mikay, Irving, Carlos Cen, Gilberto, Carlos. Hernando the pool barkeep is a character. They all do a wonderful job. After coming to this property up to 8-9 times before, we were looking forward to our “repeater” tee-shirts - not to be found. Really? Otherwise- if your can’t have a good time here, you’re missing the boat.
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DAVID F.
Jul 03 2017
This is probably one of the cleanest friendliest resorts we have stayed in the only negatives were very poor quality food and variety of food offered me the mattress was harder than the tile floor. The staff was over and above friendly and resort was impeccable clean.
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CARLA M.
Mar 26 2017
Resort is small but nice. Food was okay. Hotel staff great. Need more hooks to hang things in room.
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Good hotel... definitely not a gold star
ROGELIO B.
Feb 02 2017
Our stay at the GR Solaris was good. We chose the hotel for the gold star rating and it was probably a4-5 red apple hotel. Therefore we were disappointed because of our expectation that it would be more luxurious. The beds were ok. Lamp shades hung funny because they were rusted and the outlets were loose on the wall. Not big problems, but our expectations were high. The food was good but it took a few days to figure out what we liked to eat. The staff was nice, but not very encouraging for participation. We had a nice time, but I doubt we would go back.
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food was bad
EILEEN R.
Jan 15 2017
plan on eating out if you go to this hotel
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Well Pleased!
RICHARD R.
Dec 10 2016
This is our 2nd stay at GR Solaris & we were just as happy, so were the 6 other people who traveled with us this time.
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Best resort we've been to!
JENNIFER L.
Mar 23 2016
Hotel was SPOTLESS. Staff was always friendly and helpful. Beto and Kevin, the pool bartenders made our trip!
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MALINDA B.
Jan 28 2016
Very nice place very well kept - needs some restaurant choice everyone was very friendly except the front desk they need some people skills
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Excellent Experience!!!
JULIE S.
Jan 25 2016
We were a party of 3 and every single one of love your hotel! This is our second time in2 years and we plan on returning in January 2017!
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TripAdvisor Traveller Reviews
Vert good place, clean, a lot of service and excellent good and drink
Scenic37285439140, Drummondville, Canada
Fri Nov 09 02:10:58 EST 2018
The service is vert good, Nice beach, very clean place, good direction when they switch restaurant, they do a lot of activity during the day. A lot of choice on the buffet, the coffee is good, the waiters are really attentioned to us

Cris from Bogavante, Dolly from Member services, and Ricky from Cafe Solaris
Morgan B,
Wed Nov 07 11:21:04 EST 2018
Cris, the hostess from Bogavante and Cafe Solaris has been amazing. She is so sweet and courteous, she’s very helpful and a pleasure to be assisted by. Dolly, from member services is outstanding. Truly an asset to Royal Solaris and GR Caribe. She is easy to talk to, understanding, and can assist with any issues. A delight to work with and highly recommended. Ricky, from Cafe Solaris is the best waiter in Cancun. He goes above and beyond and makes all members and guest feel at home. Every interaction with Ricky is a pleasure. Be sure to request him at Cafe Solaris and Bogavante.

Beware! Untrustworthy Housekeeping Staff
Neil M, Mount Joy, Pennsylvania
Wed Nov 07 07:44:28 EST 2018
We have been VIP members at the Solaris Resorts for more than 15 years. We have always had a wonderful time with excellent food and service. This year we decided to take a friend who had never experienced an all-inclusive resort in Cancun. We were having a excellent time until our friend's room was robbed of $100 in cash by someone on the housekeeping staff. Her money was taken out of a purse that was packed in a closed suitcase, so the thief had to have opened a closed suitcase and opened the purse to find the money. We reported the theft to the resort's security department and they told us they would investigate. Since only our friend and the housekeeping staff had access to the room, it was obvious it had to be someone from the housekeeping staff. We were never informed of the outcome of the Resort's investigation and our friend lost $100. Since we own a timeshare at this resort, we will continue to vacation there. However, based on this experience, we will never be bringing any other friends to this resort. With so many all-inclusive resorts to choose from in Cancun, you would be better off staying at one with a more honest housekeeping staff.

good people and lots of fun
Daydream51417321241, Bear, Delaware
Tue Nov 06 14:15:42 EST 2018
get a room on the end of the hall way it is much quieter when people are going down the hall.and don't put your room key near your credit cards or cell phone it will demagnetize it and you will get locked out

Treated like we own the place!
Amanda H,
Tue Nov 06 06:20:45 EST 2018
This was my first trip to Mexico and i used the "cheapcarribean.com" to book the flight/hotel/transportation/excursions. We took Frontier - who, by the way, are the absolute worst airline. The GR Solaris though, was amazing. Right from our first arrival everything was lovely. We were there before checkin so they give you a tag and will bring your items up to your room later. Be warned, as with every Hotel, they do have someone that explains everything they also want you to BUY EVERYTHING. Dont do it. The room was marvelous - the location was marvelous, everything was just the bee's knees!



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