Book your room at Grand Palladium Kantenah Resort & Spa All Inclusive
Standard RoomMax Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 3 children, 1 infant)
Junior SuiteMax Occupancy: 5 guests (up to 4 children, 3 infants)
Mayan SuiteMax Occupancy: 2 guests
All-Inclusive resort on Riviera Maya beach
This ecologically minded resort midway between Xcaret and Xel Há eco-parks shares facilities, restaurants, and a Riviera Maya beach with a companion resort.
5 outdoor pools including a freeform pool, a saltwater pool, a toddler pool, an adult pool, water sports, 14 restaurants, a disco, and 3 age-appropriate children's clubs are included in Grand Palladium's room rates.
Guestrooms and suites at Grand Palladium Kantenah Resort & Spa have furnished balconies or terraces with views, ceiling fans and air conditioning, minibars replenished 3 times a day, cable plasma TVs, and iPod docks.Information missing or incorrect? Tell us!
This resort is all-inclusive. Onsite food and beverages are included in the room price (some restrictions may apply).
Gratuities and taxes
Gratuities are included.
Food and beverages
- All buffet and à la carte meals, snacks, and beverages included
- In-room minibar (some restrictions)
- Dining and beverage availability limited at one or more venues
- Surcharges for bottled wine and bottled liquor
Activities and facilities/equipment
All non-motorized water sports, land activities, and use of recreational facilities and equipment are included.
- Fitness facilities
- Miniature golf
- Water fitness
- Supervised activities for children between 4 and 12 years old
- Open from 9 AM until 11 PM
- Onsite entertainment and activities
- Theme parties
- Airport transfers
- Use of golf equipment
- Golf green fees
- Laundry/dry cleaning services
- Motorized water sports
- Scuba-diving certification
- Scuba-diving excursions
- Scuba-diving lessons
- Snorkeling excursions
- Tennis lessons
- Spa/beauty facilities and services
- Offsite tours
- Transportation to offsite activities
The facilities at this expansive Grand Palladium Kantenah Resort & Spa All Inclusive include access to a white-sand beach, 5 outdoor pools, 6 outdoor tennis courts, onsite shopping, 3 children's clubs with age-appropriate indoor and outdoor activities and play areas, a coffee shop, 3 beach bars, a sports center, and a conference center.
A full-service health spa contains 16 air-conditioned rooms for massages, body treatments, and facials; as well as a salon for hair and nail care, waxing, hair braiding, and henna tattoos (surcharges for all services). The spa also includes women's and men's sections with saunas and steam rooms. An 8-person spa tub under a thatched roof lies within a walled garden outside each section. The spa's fitness center contains cardio machines, weight machines, and free weights. For surcharges, guests have access to a room containing 5 computers with high-speed Internet connection.
Additionally, this seaside resort is adjacent to an 18-hole golf course.
Shuttle vans and private cars of varying prices are available. They can be reserved during the process of booking a reservation for this hotel via this Web site and can be added to the total trip cost.
- Year Built 2002
- Number of restaurants - 14
- Conference center
- Outdoor tennis courts 6
- Spa treatment room(s)
- Coffee/tea in lobby
- Number of floors - 2
- Number of buildings/towers - 15
- Coffee shop or café
- Number of beach bars - 3
- Beach umbrellas
- Beach sun loungers
- Beach towels
- Children's pool
- Swim-up bar
- Full-service spa
- Steam room
- Spa tub
- Health club
- Airport transportation (surcharge)
- Total number of rooms - 422
- Multilingual staff
- 24-hour front desk
- Hair salon
- Gift shops or newsstand
- Shopping on site
- Dry cleaning/laundry service
- Babysitting or childcare
- Tennis on site
- Barbecue grill(s)
- Business center
- Wedding services
- Supervised childcare/activities
- Free Wi-Fi
- Number of outdoor pools - 5
- Beach/pool umbrellas
- Turkish bath/Hammam
- Designated smoking areas
- Express check-in
- Children's club
- Arcade/game room
- One meeting room
- Luggage storage
- Rooftop terrace
- Laundry facilities
- Free valet parking
- Poolside bar
- Free self parking
- Spa services on site
Available in all rooms: Wireless Internet access (surcharge)
Available in some public areas: Free Wi-Fi
Free self parking, Free valet parking
- In-room safe (laptop compatible)
- Cable TV service
- Wireless Internet access (surcharge)
- iPod docking station
- Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)
- Down comforter
- Plasma TV
- Sofa bed size
- Private bathroom
- Sofa bed
- Premium TV channels
- Pay movies
- Ceiling fan
- Blackout drapes/curtains
- Air conditioning
- Climate control
- Coffee/tea maker
- Complimentary bottled water
- Turndown service
- Shower/tub combination
- Complimentary toiletries
- Hair dryer
- In-room childcare (surcharge)
- Iron/ironing board
- In-room massage available
- Daily housekeeping
Where to Eat
Sumptuori - Glass-walled, air-conditioned, fine-dining, a la carte restaurant located in central dining area. Flanked by ponds with goldfish and fountains. Open for dinner only. Japanese cuisine. Includes teppanyaki tables, tatami area, sushi bar. Dress code: Long pants, sleeved shirts for men.
Sample menu for Sumptuori
Il Vaticano - Glass-walled, air-conditioned, fine-dining, a la carte restaurant located on this resort's side of central dining area. Flanked by ponds with goldfish and fountains. Open for dinner only. Mediterranean cuisine. Dress code: Long pants, sleeved shirts for men.
Sample menu for Il Vaticano
El Dorado - Glass-walled, air-conditioned, fine-dining, a la carte restaurant located on Colonial side of central dining area. Flanked by ponds with goldfish and fountains. Open for dinner only. Steakhouse. Dress code: Long pants, sleeved shirts for men.
Sample menu for El Dorado
La Adelita - Glass-walled, air-conditioned, fine-dining, a la carte restaurant located on Colonial side of resort's central dining area. Flanked by ponds with goldfish and fountains. Open for dinner only. Mexican cuisine. Dress code: Long pants, sleeved shirts for men.
Sample menu for La Adelita
Tikal - Air-conditioned restaurant under thatched roof in central dining area. Open for buffet breakfast, lunch, dinner.
La Hacienda - Air-conditioned restaurant under thatched roof on Colonial side of central dining area. Open for buffet breakfast, lunch, dinner.
El Gran Azul - Centrally located open-air restaurant under thatched roof overlooking main pool. Open for late-morning Continental breakfast, buffet lunch, afternoon tea.
El Gran Azul Bar - Located in El Gran Azul open-air restaurant overlooking main pool. Open from mid-morning to after midnight.
Beach Bar - Located on beach near main pool. Open 24 hours for snack foods. Alcoholic beverages served early morning to late night.
Churchill Bar - Located in lobby on this side of resort's central area. Air-conditioned. Smoking permitted. Open early evening to midnight.
Hemingway Bar - Located in lobby on this side of resort's central area. Air-conditioned. Smoking not permitted. Open early evening to midnight. Reading room. Table games. International premium-brand liquor.
Disco Bar - Sunset Boulevard Discotheque bar located in Colonial lobby. Air-conditioned. Open late night to after midnight. Minimum age 18.
La Plaza - Located outside disco in Colonial lobby. Open mid-morning until disco opens at night.
Secret Bar - Located adjacent to adult pool on Colonial side of resort. Open mid-morning to midnight.
Spa Bar - Located adjacent to spa pool. Open mid-morning to early evening.
Swim-up Bar - Located in main pool. Open from mid-morning to early evening.
Bar Teatro - Located in resort's theater on Colonial side. Open late night.
Kantenah Lobby Bar - Open mid-morning to midnight.
Colonial Lobby Bar - Open mid-morning to midnight.
Nearby Things to Do
A "natural" beach that includes plants, palms, and other trees continues 800 meters (875 yards) along the turquoise Caribbean Sea. Snorkeling opportunities among coral heads and rocks are available. Thatched-roof palapas provide beach shade in addition to trees.
The main swimming pool is freeform, measures approximately 400 meters (437 yards) in circumference, and features four round, jetted sections marked by pillars. Adjacent is an oblong 32-meter (35-yard) children's pool. Hedges and thatched-roof palapas help shade sundecks around the pool. Adjacent to the health spa on this side of the resort is a geometric pool measuring approximately 20 square meters (22 yards) including a jetted section marked by pillars. An identical pool reserved for adults (topless sunbathing permitted) lies on the resort's Colonial side.
Water-sports equipment includes snorkeling gear, catamarans, Hobie Cat sailboats, windsurfers, pedal boats, and boogie boards. An independent water-sports center provides an introductory scuba-diving lesson in the main pool and offers personal watercraft, scuba-diving instruction, and scuba-diving/snorkeling excursions for surcharges. Independent operators nearby sometimes offer parasailing for surcharges.
Grand Palladium Kantenah Resort & Spa facilities include a miniature-golf course surrounded by jungle and 6 lighted tennis courts (surcharge for night tennis). The nearest golf facility is the 9-hole Puerto Aventuras course 10 km (6.25 miles) away.
Additional nightly entertainment includes music and dance shows, casino night, karaoke, beer drinking contests, Merengue and Salsa classes, treasure hunts, horse shoes, tennis tournaments, pool tournaments, aerobics classes, pool aerobics, and beach soccer. Segway rentals and tours are also available.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near this Riviera Maya resort; fees may apply.
- Tennis on site
- Beach volleyball on site
- Segway rental/tour on site
- Golfing nearby
- Personal motorized watercraft on site
- Parasailing nearby
- Hiking/biking trails nearby
- Volleyball on site
- Windsurfing on site
- Aerobics on site
- Basketball on site
- Fishing on site
- Miniature golf on site
- Playground on site
- Sailing on site
- Scuba diving on site
- Snorkeling on site
- Surfing/boogie boarding on site
- Boat tours nearby
Zentropia, the 7,000-square-metre full-service spa and fitness centre features an infinity pool, spa tub, and saunas with a garden view. Spa services and facilities are available for a surcharge, and include massages, facials, body scrubs and treatments, waxing, manicures and pedicures, hydro-massage, aromatherapy, and Balinese showers. Any of the 16 treatment rooms can be booked for couples or individual use, or guests can enjoy spa treatments outdoors or a massage on the beach.
Guests under age 18 are not permitted in the spa. All spa services require reservations.
- Minimum age to access spa is 18
- Number of treatment rooms 16
- Outdoor treatment areas
- Couples treatment rooms
- Massages on beach
- Manicures and pedicures
- Body scrubs
- Aromatherapy treatments
- Sauna in spa
- Spa tub in spa
- Body treatments
- Facial treatments
Check-in time starts at 3 PM
Check-out time is noon
You need to know
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.
- Airport shuttle fee: USD 45 per person (one way)
- Facilities fee: USD 10 per person, per day and includes use of:
We should mention
Reservations are required for spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the resort prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Children 12 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding.