Get an overview of this hotelFamily-friendly all-inclusive beach resort with health spa
Popular property highlights
- Good location
- Family-friendly amenities
- Helpful staff
- Beds could've been more comfortable
Cancún: 30 minutes
This 12-story all-inclusive hotel is located on the beach in the Cancun Hotel Zone, 30 minutes from downtown, close to Luxury Avenue, Playa Delfines, and La Isla Shopping Mall.
Health spa, tennis
Facilities at the Great Parnassus include a health spa and gym, 5 outdoor swimming pools, 2 lighted tennis courts, entertainment daily, a children's club, restaurants, bars, and a 400-seat theater.
Air-conditioned rooms and suites at Great Parnassus Family Resort - All Inclusive feature furnished balconies with great views and televisions with pay movies.Information missing or incorrect? Tell us!Opens in a new window
Great Parnassus Family Resort - All Inclusive
This resort is all-inclusive. Onsite food and beverages are included in the room price (some restrictions may apply).
Gratuities and taxes
Gratuities and taxes are included.
Food and beverages
- All buffet and à la carte meals, snacks, and beverages included
- 24-hour room service (limited menu)
- In-room minibar (some restrictions)
- Meals and beverages at companion properties
Activities and facilities/equipment
All non-motorized water sports, land activities, and use of recreational facilities and equipment are included.
- Fitness facilities
- Miniature golf
- Supervised activities for children between 1 and 12 years old
- Onsite entertainment and activities
- Onsite live performances
- Theme parties
- Motorized water sports
- Premium food items
- Premium or imported alcoholic beverages
- Bottled wine
- Bottled liquor
- Room service
- Airport transfers
- Laundry/dry cleaning services
- Spa/beauty facilities and services
- Wireless Internet access
- Offsite tours
Recreational amenities at this all-inclusive hotel include a private beach, 5 outdoor infinity pools, a waterslide, 2 lighted tennis courts, a movie-style theater for 400 guests, and kids' clubs for children ages 18 months to 12 years. Guests can also use a partner property's recreational facilities. Treasure Island Water Park provides daily entertainment, nightly shows, and a sports bar. A full-service spa offers massages, body, and facial treatments, sauna, and steam room (advanced reservations required for spa services).
A beach bar, 3 poolside bars, 11 restaurants, and a New York style deli offer diverse dining options. 24-hour room service with a wide variety of meals, snacks, drinks, and desserts is also available.
Guests may also take advantage of the hotel's business amenities, including a convention center and 6 meeting rooms. Other amenities include a concierge desk, ATM/banking, and onsite shopping. Limited free parking is available.
The resort's activities/entertainment staff showcases Mexico's native music nightly.
- Conference space size (meters) - 7
- Parking (limited spaces)
- Luggage storage
- Conference space size (feet) - 75
- Pool sun loungers
- Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
- Children's club (free)
- Supervised childcare/activities (free)
- Coffee shop or café
- Total number of rooms - 505
- 24-hour front desk
- Dry cleaning/laundry service
- Coffee/tea in common areas
- Arcade/game room
- Number of floors - 12
- Tennis on site
- Number of bars/lounges - 11
- Number of poolside bars - 3
- Newspapers in lobby (surcharge)
- Free breakfast
- Concierge services
- Fitness facilities
- Full-service spa
- Gift shops or newsstand
- Hair salon
- Pool umbrellas
- Billiards or pool table
- Tours/ticket assistance
- Free WiFi
- Free water park access
- Water park
- Number of outdoor pools - 5
- Children's club
- Meeting rooms 6
- Multilingual staff
- Rooftop terrace
- Beach bar
- On private beach
- Area shuttle (surcharge)
- Number of restaurants - 11
- Free self parking
- Beach umbrellas
- Beach sun loungers
- Outdoor tennis courts - 2
- Snack bar/deli
- Beach towels
- Shopping on site
- Spa services on site
- Steam room
- Children's pool
- Wedding services
- Swim-up bar
- Television in common areas
- Grocery/convenience store
- Spa treatment room(s)
- Year Built 2006
Available in all rooms: Wireless internet access ( USD 10 per 24-hour period )
Available in some public areas: Free WiFi
Free self parking, Parking (limited spaces)
- Private bathroom
- Pay movies
- Ceiling fan
- Blackout drapes/curtains
- Air conditioning
- In-room climate control (air conditioning)
- Daily housekeeping
- Free toiletries
- Hair dryer
- Shower only
- In-room childcare (surcharge)
- Iron/ironing board
- In-room safe
- Cable TV service
- WiFi (surcharge)
- Room service (24 hours)
- Free cribs/infant beds
- Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)
- Flat-panel TV
Where to Eat
Bora Bora Bar - Poolside bar open for lunch and snacks.
Atlantis Bar - Open evenings until after midnight. Adults only.
Karaoke Bar - Open evenings until after midnight.
Additional bars include Oktoberfest, Le Vin et Fromage Bar, Kilimanjaro Lobby Bar, Samoa Bar, Squalo, Club Caribe, Bongo Bar, and Paola's Sport Bar.
Deli Manhattan - New York-style restaurant open for lunch, dinner, and late snacks.
La Maison de Michelle - À la carte French restaurant. Open for dinner. Adults only.
Magnus Restaurant - Food court with 12 different cuisine stations. Open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner.
Samurai - À la carte Japanese restaurant. Open for dinner.
Big Ben - Fine-dining steakhouse with à la carte menu. Open for dinner.
El Maguey - Mexican specialties served à la carte. Open for lunch.
Sanctorum Elite Lounge - Breakfast served à la carte. Open for breakfast.
Carrousel - Lunch buffet and snacks. (Caters to children)
Creperie - Sweet crepes, ice creams, and desserts.
Porto Fino - International cuisine. Open for dinner.
Room service is available 24 hours a day.
Nearby Things to Do
The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the Great Parnassus Family Resort - All Inclusive; fees may apply.
Daily activities include aqua aerobics, beach soccer, water polo, kayak races, volleyball, bike tours, yoga lessons, and salsa lessons.
- Golfing nearby
- Snorkeling nearby
- Scuba diving nearby
- Bicycle rentals nearby
- Fitness classes on site
- Basketball on site
- Miniature golf on site
- Playground on site
- Volleyball on site
- Yoga classes/instruction on site
- Beach volleyball on site
The Great Parnassus Spa is a sanctuary of health and well-being offering massages, facial treatments, hydrotherapy, and beauty treatments. A total of 6 treatment rooms are available, including private areas for couples. Please note that children 17 and under must be supervised by an adult at all times within the spa.
- Hydrotherapy treatments
- Hot stone massage
- Deep tissue massage
- Steam room in spa
- Sports massage
- Manicures and pedicures
- Body wraps
- Body scrubs
- Aromatherapy treatments
- Sauna in spa
- Spa tub in spa
- Minimum age to access spa is 5
- Number of treatment rooms 6
- Outdoor treatment areas
- Couples treatment rooms
- Massages on beach
- Body treatments
- Facial treatments
If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.
- Accessible bathroom
- In-room accessibility
- Roll-in shower
Check-in time starts at 3 PM
Minimum check-in age is 18
Check-out time is noon
Children and extra beds
- Children are welcome.
- Kids stay free! Up to 2 children 5 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding.
- Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 20 per night.
- Free cribs (infant beds)!
- No pets or service animals allowed
You need to know
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property 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.
- The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.
No pets or service animals allowed
Noise-free rooms not guaranteed
- Fee for in-room wireless Internet: USD 10 per 24-hour period (rates may vary)
- Rollaway bed fee: USD 20 per night
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We should mention
Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the resort prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Up to 2 children 5 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms. No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property.
Cancun Queen Lagoon Cruise
Book a minimum 5-night stay in a rate plan displaying "Limited time: Free Excursion for 2" for travel now - December 31, 2017, and receive 1 free boat excursion on the Cancun Queen, including lunch, on Wednesdays only.
Must book a minimum 5-night stay in this rate plan to receive benefits. Full details at check-in. Boat excursion and lunch are only available on Wednesdays. 1 excursion per stay. Offer subject to availability. Taxes and gratuity may not be included. No refunds for any unused portion of offer. Offer is not valid with groups/conventions and may not be combined with other promotional offers. Other restrictions and blackout dates may apply.
Club Room Benefits
Book a stay in a "Club Room, Jetted Tub, Partial Ocean View" room type and receive sparkling wine and basket of fruits on arrival, a gourmet dinner in-room (reservation required), and cruise Cancun Queen (reservation required; lunch included on Wednesdays).
Full details provided at check-in. Taxes and gratuity may not be included. No refunds for any unused portion of offer. Offer subject to availability. Offer is not valid with groups/conventions and may not be combined with other promotional offers. Other restrictions and blackout dates may apply.