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Junior Suite - All Inclusive

One King Bed or Two Queen Beds
Max Occupancy: 5 adults
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Mayan Suite - All Inclusive

One King Bed
Max Occupancy: 2 adults
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All-Inclusive resort on Riviera Maya beach

Flamingos, orchids

This ecologically minded resort midway between Xcaret and Xel Há eco-parks shares facilities, restaurants, and a Riviera Maya beach with a companion resort.

All-Inclusive 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.

Garden views

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.

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All-Inclusive Details

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.

Water activities

  • Kayaking
  • Snorkeling
  • Windsurfing

Land activities

  • Fitness facilities
  • Miniature golf
  • Soccer
  • Tennis
  • Volleyball

Lessons/classes/games

  • Aerobics
  • Language
  • Water fitness

Kids' club

  • Supervised activities for children between 4 and 12 years old
  • Open from 9 AM until 11 PM
  • Lunch/buffet

Entertainment

  • Onsite entertainment and activities
  • Theme parties

Not included

  • Airport transfers
  • Childcare
  • Use of golf equipment
  • Golf green fees
  • Laundry/dry cleaning services
  • Minibar
  • 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

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General

The facilities at this expansive resort 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.

  • Number of beach bars - 3
  • Internet point
  • Private beach - direct access
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Beach sun loungers
  • Beach towels
  • Coffee/tea in lobby
  • Free guest parking during stay
  • Number of floors - 2
  • Number of buildings/towers - 15
  • Massage - spa treatment room(s)
  • Number of outdoor pools - 5
  • Year Built 2002
  • Number of restaurants - 14
  • Conference center
  • Outdoor tennis courts 6
  • Clubhouse
  • Coffee shop or café
  • Swim-up bar
  • Swimming pool - children's
  • Spa tub
  • Full-service health spa
  • Steam room
  • Sauna
  • Concierge desk
  • Health club
  • Nightclub
  • Bar/lounge
  • Valet parking
  • Airport transportation (surcharge)
  • Free parking
  • Self parking
  • Banquet facilities
  • Audiovisual equipment
  • Business services
  • Multilingual staff
  • Total number of rooms - 422
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Doorman/doorwoman
  • Security guard
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Beauty services
  • Medical assistance available
  • Currency exchange
  • Hair salon
  • ATM/banking
  • Gift shops or newsstand
  • Shopping on site
  • Tour assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Babysitting or childcare
  • Air-conditioned public areas
  • Tennis on site
  • Barbecue grill(s)
  • Billiards
  • Business center
  • Wedding services
  • Supervised childcare/activities
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Beach/pool umbrellas
  • Children's club
  • Designated smoking areas
  • Express check-in
  • One meeting/conference room
  • Arcade/game room
  • Garden
  • Pool table
  • Luggage storage
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Laundry facilities
  • Poolside bar
  • Spa services on site
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Internet

Available in all rooms: Wireless Internet access (surcharge)

Available in some public areas: Free Wi-Fi


Parking

Free parking, Free guest parking during stay, Self parking, Valet parking


Room Amenities
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible)
  • Cable TV service
  • Wireless Internet access (surcharge)
  • Down comforter
  • HBO
  • Plasma TV
  • iPod docking station
  • Phone
  • Private bathroom
  • Sofa bed
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)
  • Sofa bed size
  • Premium TV channels
  • Pay movies
  • Balcony
  • Ceiling fan
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Air conditioning
  • Climate control
  • Direct-dial phone
  • Complimentary bottled water
  • Minibar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Turndown service
  • Complimentary toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Shower/tub combination
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)
  • Desk
  • Iron/ironing board
  • In-room massage available
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Bathrobes
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Dining

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

Appetizers:

  • Sushi and sashimi
  • Tempura vegetables, shrimp
  • Chicken yakitori
  • Spring rolls
  • Spicy chicken wings
  • Crab Rangoon
  • Yellowfin tuna with ginger-coriander sauce

    Soups:

  • Soy-bean paste
  • Spicy shrimp broth

    Main courses:

  • Salmon in shitake vinaigrette
  • Chicken teriyaki
  • Prawns in spicy tamarind sauce
  • Udon noodles with bacon, shrimp, beef

    Desserts:

  • Tempura ice cream
  • Jellied fruits, cheese with Midori liqueur
  • Bananas with ice cream
  • Flaming nuts with lychees and ice
  • Flaming ice ball with caramel sauce
  • Chef's-choice dessert trolley

    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

    Appetizers:

  • Mozzarella-tomato salad
  • Beef or salmon carpaccio
  • Duck with raspberry sauce

    Soups:

  • Minestrone
  • Cream of salmon

    Pasta/pizza:

  • Create your own pasta
  • Vegetarian pizza
  • Pepperoni pizza
  • Margherita pizza

    Main courses:

  • Beef fillet in portobello-mushroom sauce
  • Grilled salmon with tarragon sauce
  • Vegetable lasagne
  • Fish with caper-prawn sauce
  • Chicken breast stuffed with mozzarella, prosciutto
  • Prawns in Frangelico sauce with polenta

    Desserts:

  • Chocolate cake
  • Tiramisu
  • Cheesecake with strawberries
  • Chef's-choice dessert trolley

    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

    Starters:

  • Salad bar
  • Beef-broccoli soup
  • French onion soup

    Main courses:

  • Ribeye steak with mushroom sauce
  • Flank steak arrachera style
  • New York steak with grilled vegetables
  • T-bone steak with onion rings
  • Grilled chicken with chimichurri sauce
  • Salmon steak with spinach
  • Barbecued spare ribs
  • Surf-and-turf skewer

    Desserts:

  • Chocolate brownies
  • Cheesecake
  • Apple pie
  • Chef's-choice dessert trolley

    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

    Appetizers:

  • Tuna salad with avocado sauce
  • Chicken salad with mango
  • Crêpes with cuitlacoche and pumpkin
  • Plain melted cheese with sausage or mushrooms

    Soups:

  • Azteca
  • Shrimp with lime

    Main courses:

  • Pork loin, chicken, sausage, and acuyo sauce
  • Tortilla with chicken, chile sauce
  • Grouper with Veracruz sauce
  • Beef or chicken fajitias
  • Shrimp with three-cheese sauce
  • Chicken and goat with three sauces
  • Grilled beef with cheese

    Desserts:

  • Puff pastry with rice, banana cream, nuts
  • Chocolate cake
  • Flaming bananas or strawberries

    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.

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    Entertainment

    Activities include:

  • Nightly entertainment, including music/dance shows, casino night, and karaoke
  • Merengue and Salsa classes
  • Aerobics & stretching classes
  • Beer drinking contest
  • Tennis tournament
  • Horseshoes
  • Pool tournament
  • Treasure hunts
  • Pool aerobics
  • Beach volleyball
  • Beach soccer
  • Catamarans
  • Snorkeling
  • Windsurfing
  • Fishing (surcharge)
  • Diving excursions and courses (surcharge)
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    Recreation

    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.

    • Running track/path on site
    • Tennis on site
    • Sports center on site
    • Pilates classes/instruction nearby
    • Beach volleyball on site
    • Paddle boats (pedalos) on site
    • Kite-surfing nearby
    • Boat cruises nearby
    • Snow kiting (kite boarding) nearby
    • Segway rental/tour on site
    • Golfing nearby
    • Personal motorized watercraft on site
    • Horse riding/rental nearby
    • Parasailing nearby
    • Rowing or canoeing nearby
    • Hiking/biking trails nearby
    • Surfing/boogie boarding on site
    • Swimming on site
    • Table tennis on site
    • Volleyball on site
    • Windsurfing on site
    • Sailing on site
    • Scuba diving on site
    • Snorkeling on site
    • Aerobics on site
    • Basketball on site
    • Bird watching on site
    • Fishing on site
    • Golf - miniature on site
    • Playground on site
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    Spa

    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
    • Massages
    • Body treatments
    • Facial treatments
    • Turkish bath/Hammam in spa
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    Check-in

    Check-in time starts at 3 PM


    Check-out

    Check-out time is noon


    Payment types

    Accepted at this hotel: American Express, MasterCard, Visa


    General

    Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

    Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

    Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

    No elevators

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    Fees
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    Additional Details

    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.

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    A Green / Sustainable Property - Second Party Certified
    This property participates in EarthCheck Bronze Benchmarked, a second-party certification program. Second-party certification measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: environment, community, cultural-heritage, the local economy. An assessment of a company's sustainable tourism practices has been performed at this property by an assessor or auditor that is not independent of the second-party certification program.
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