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Family: One child 12 & under Stays, Plays & Eats Free. Restrictions apply.

Grand Palladium Colonial and Kantenah Resort & Spa is located in Riviera Maya in the village of Akumal. This spectacular all-inclusive resort offers accommodations within two hotels-Colonial and Kantenah. Its paradisiacal setting is embraced by lush gardens along a private beach of fine white sand bathed by the turquoise Caribbean Sea. Take a stroll around the environmentally-friendly green paths that have been carefully paved out and enjoy the impeccably kept gardens. Relax in modern and spacious rooms, pamper yourself at the state-of-the-art Spa, snorkel in crystal-clear waters, and enjoy a cocktail at any of the numerous bars located around the complex.

There are four pools, one lagoon-size with Grecian columns, bubbling mini pools, and a children's pool. Two quiet pools are set in lush tropical vegetation, one beside the spa. Choose from four à la carte restaurants: Mexican, Japanese, Mediterranean, and a Steak House--and three buffet restaurants offering breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Additionally, guests can use any of the facilities and restaurants located in the four resorts of the complex, except those located at The Royal Suites Yucatán by Palladium.

The Baby Club (children 1- 3), the Mini Club (ages 4-12), and Black & White Juniors' Club (13+), are just some of the entertainment options offered so kids can interact with other children their own ages and from other parts of the world. While the kids are being entertained, relax at the spa or work out in the fitness center. In addition to offering exclusive and personalized services (fee), the Zentropía Palladium Spa & Wellness Center also features a gymnasium with modern exercise equipment. Practice your favorite sport: volleyball, archery, soccer, paddle, and don't miss the shows, live music, and games every night at the theater. There is also PlayStation, pool, table tennis, sand castle, treasure hunt, and karaoke tournaments.

Nature lovers will enjoy the crocodile habitat with an exhibition of their feeding. Grand Palladium Resorts in Riviera Maya have been awarded the certifications EarthCheck Silver, Travelife Gold, MARTI (Mesoamerican Reef Tourism Initiative), and the Kuoni Green Planet for their environmental policies.

Find more information about Palladium Hotels & Resorts.

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HOTEL LOCATION
Located 3 miles from Akumal on Playa Kantenah. 5 minutes south of Barcelo Riviera Maya.
Address: KM 259.5 CARRETERA CHETUMAL-CANCUN

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Local Phone: 011-52-984-87...
Fax: 011-52-984-877-2101
HOTEL FACILITIES
Barber / Beauty Salon
Boutique Shops
Car Rental
Concierge
Currency Exchange
Disco / Nightclub
Laundry / Dry Cleaning Service
Meeting Rooms
Parking(Complimentary.)
Physician on Call
Shopping Mall Nearby (18 miles)
Pools
Number of Pools: 4
Outdoor Pools: 4     
Main, Adults, Spa and Children's pool. 1 Pool with Swim Up Bar
Tennis
Number of Courts: 6
Outdoor Courts: 6
Lighted Courts: 6
Court Fee: Fee for night play.
Water Sports on Site
Fishing: Additional Charge
Sunfish Sailing: Additional Charge
Scuba: Additional Charge
Snorkeling: Complimentary
Hobie Cats: Complimentary
Wind Surf: Additional Charge
Other Sports Available
Jogging Trail: Complimentary
Other Sports: 1 Multi-Activity court equipped for outdoor football and basketball.
Health Club / Spa
Jacuzzi: Complimentary
Massage: Additional Charge
Nautilus Equipment: Complimentary
Sauna: Additional Charge
Spa: Additional Charge
Steam Room: Additional Charge
Manicure / Pedicure: Additional Charge
Facials: Additional Charge
HOTEL DETAILS
Designed by an award winning architect, this resort has been integrated into the natural of Kantenah Beach and features décor and themes that highlight the rich history of the Yucatan. Exclusive Mayan Suites for Adults only. All the guests have full use of the resort facilities of the neighboring Grand Palladium Riviera Resort & Spa and the Grand Palladium White Sand Resort (except in the Royal Suites section.) Beach: One of the best beaches in the corridor with the finest white sand. The magnificent beach is surrounded with breathtaking abundant tropical scenery. Check-in: 3:00 pm
Check-out: 12:00 pm
Total Rooms: 836
Year Opened: 2002 Credit Cards: Visa, Master Card
HOTEL RESTRICTIONS
Fitness center, steam bath and sauna are Adults only (located in the spa). No springbreakers.Must be 18 years old.
ROOM TYPES
KANTENAH JUNIOR SUITE FAMILY
1 King Bed or 2 Double Beds Other Amenities -
Air Conditioning
Fan
Bathtub
Shower
Balcony or Terrace
Minibar
Sofa
Coffee Maker
Hair Dryer
Iron
Telephone
Television
Room Safe
Satellite
COLONIAL STANDARD ROOM
1 King Bed or 2 Double Beds Other Amenities -
Air Conditioning
Fan
Bathtub
Shower
Balcony or Terrace
Minibar
Coffee Maker
Hair Dryer
Iron
Telephone
Television
Room Safe
Satellite
KANTENAH MAYAN SUITE
1 King Bed Other Amenities -
Air Conditioning
Fan
Shower
Balcony or Terrace
Minibar
Coffee Maker
Hair Dryer
Iron
Telephone
Television
Room Safe
Satellite
KANTENAH JUNIOR SUITE
1 King Bed or 2 Double Beds Other Amenities -
Air Conditioning
Fan
Bathtub
Shower
Balcony or Terrace
Minibar
Sofa
Coffee Maker
Hair Dryer
Iron
Telephone
Television
Room Safe
Satellite
COLONIAL JUNIOR SUITE FAMILY
1 King or 2 dbls, Sofabed in sitting area, Ceiling fan, Minibar, Satellite TV, Internal movie channel, Telephone, Safety deposit box, Hairdryer, coffee or tea maker, Ironing board with iron, Hydro-massage bathtub, Bathrobe and slippers.
1 King Bed or 2 Double Beds Other Amenities -
Air Conditioning
Fan
Bathtub
Shower
Balcony or Terrace
Minibar
Sofa
Coffee Maker
Hair Dryer
Iron
Telephone
Television
Room Safe
Satellite
KANTENAH STANDARD ROOM
1 King Bed or 2 Double Beds Other Amenities -
Air Conditioning
Fan
Bathtub
Shower
Balcony or Terrace
Minibar
Coffee Maker
Hair Dryer
Iron
Telephone
Television
Room Safe
Satellite
COLONIAL MAYAN SUITE
1 King Bed Other Amenities -
Air Conditioning
Fan
Shower
Balcony or Terrace
Minibar
Coffee Maker
Hair Dryer
Iron
Telephone
Television
Room Safe
Satellite
COLONIAL JUNIOR SUITE
1 King Bed or 2 Double Beds Other Amenities -
Air Conditioning
Fan
Bathtub
Shower
Balcony or Terrace
Minibar
Sofa
Coffee Maker
Hair Dryer
Iron
Telephone
Television
Room Safe
Satellite
DINING
Grand Palladium Colonial & Kantenah features 1 meal plan options:
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There are 6 Restaurants at Grand Palladium Colonial & Kantenah:
El Dorado - A la Carte air conditioned Intenational Steakhouse. Men must wear long pants for dinner. This is non-smoking restaurant
Sumptori - Japanese a la carte restaurant. Air Conditioned. Men must wear long pants for dinner. This is a non-smoking restaurant.
Mare Nostrum - This is an air-conditioned a la carte restaurant with a Mediterranean flare Men must wear long pants for dinner. This is a Non-Smoking restaurant.
Tikal & La Hacienda - 2 large air-conditioned buffet restaurant with a "Creole Corner' and nightly show cooking.
El Gran Azul - 1 large buffet restaurant designed with an open plan allowing its diners toexperience the magnificent surroundings and views of the main pool. This restaurant serves continental breakfast, lunch from 12 noon to 4:00 pm, snacks 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm
La Adelita - A la carte Mexican restaurant. Air conditioned. Men must wear long pants for dinner. This is a non-smoking restaurant.
ACTIVITIES & ENTERTAINMENT
Daily Activities & Entertainment:
1 Multi-Activity court equipped for outdoor football and basketball. Diving Centre offering snorkeling, water-sports and scuba.
Nightly Activities & Entertainment:
Live nightly entertainment in lobby with easy listening music, theater w/live shows &audience participation, disco
CHILDREN'S PROGRAMS
Mini Club El Ranchito with daily activites, many of which are eco-related. Club is open from 9:00 to 5:00 daily. There is also a Teenage entertainment programat peak times.
Applicable Ages: 4 to 12 years old
Program Fees: Complimentary.

Children's Facilities
PlayGround
Children's Pool

Babysitting Fee: $15.00 an hour
Advance Notice for Babysitting: 24 hours

Located on beach with both indoor and outdoor areas.

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2804 Recommend
2804 past Apple Vacationers would recommend Grand Palladium Colonial & Kantenah to their friends and family



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Too disorganized
Ashley H,
Tue Apr 15 03:04:11 EDT 2014
We went for a 70 person wedding in march 2014. I ended up booking a suite , which was amazing , but the lamps had mould and I had 100000 little ants and a few cockroaches . I called the front desk... More>

going back
Carol N, Larkhall, United Kingdom
Mon Apr 14 13:45:44 EDT 2014
we are going to grand palladium in 4 weeks time we were here last may had a great time no problems checking in food great location fantastic staff very helpful anyone who has problems with this hotel... More>

Front desk and room key issues ruined our vacation
alise1030, Darien, Connecticut
Sun Apr 13 09:13:21 EDT 2014
My family of four is currently staying at GP Colonial in a suite for over $4k US for 6 nights. Upon arrival at 7 pm the front desk clerk kept taking calls during check in which was highly annoying... More>

GP Kantenah Resort & Spa
kelsobev, Edmonton, Canada
Sun Apr 13 07:27:27 EDT 2014
Complex consists of Colonial, Riviera, Kantenah and White Sands....it's like 5 resorts in 1....amazing....we loved the safari guys that would take you anywhere you wanted to go as walking could take... More>

Wouldn't Change A Thing! Wedding Review....
Kylie K, Saskatoon, Canada
Fri Apr 11 12:52:22 EDT 2014
I would like to start by saying I have travelled to a lot of all-inclusive properties in the Caribbean, but never felt it was necessary to write a review. This time I felt I had to. After reading the... More>



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