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Gran Melia Cancun (Paradisus Resort)

Bedrooms Studio
Property type hotel
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

Waterview at Cancun's Gran Melia Cancun (Paradisus Resort)

This gorgeous, water view Studio at Cancun's Five Star Gran Melia Cancun (Paradisus Resort) is located on the fabulous Mayan Riviera. Our guests receive a 20% FOOD AND DRINK DISCOUNT! An all inclusive option is available. Enjoy several swimming pools with swim-up bars, spa, numerous restaurants, bars, shops, deli, tennis courts, travel agency, car rentals, scuba diving, snorkeling, parasailing, par three golf, and more while on premises. Additional golfing, horseback riding, jungle tours, and several malls are nearby. Enjoy tours of Mayan Ruins and neighboring Islands of Isla Mujeres and Cozumel.

Cancun's safe, reliable, and inexpensive local bus system allows you to explore for only sixty-five cents per ride. Scuba, snorkeling, deep-sea fishing, and parasailing are available on or off premises. Jungle tours by jet-ski or boat are also available. In addition to an on premises par three golf course, a Robert Trent Jones, Jr. Golf Course is nearby with yet another course within four miles.


Enjoy tours of the world famous Mayan cities of Tulum and Chichen Itza or Xcaret's ecological sanctuary with underground rivers and renowned Mexican folkloric productions. Had enough culture? Then don't forget fun in the sun by day and the evening rituals at Carlos and Charlies, Senor Frog's, Fat Tuesday's of MTV spring break fame, La Boom, Coco Bongo, The Booze Cruise, Twilight Dinner Cruise, or the latest all night hot spot. Discover locals only restaurants or the authentic Mexican flea market (Mercado 28) a short ride outside the hotel zone in the town of Cancun.


Check-in 4 P.M.

Check-out 10 A.M.

Credit Card required at check in for guest charges (e.g. food, drinks, 2% Tourist Tax, Resort Fees, etc.).

Weeks run Saturday to Saturday.

There is an additional charge for Thanksgiving, Christmas, New Year's, Holy, and Easter Weeks.

Also available in Cabo, Cozumel, Ixtapa, Puerto Vallarta, Dominican Republic, Costa Rica and Panama.

BR B Amenities: /B BR Balcony or patio, Phone, Air Conditioning, TV, Ice Machines, Linens provided, Hot Tub (shared), Pools. On Property: Par 3 golf course, daily maid service, mini-refrigerator, laundry service, free parking, gourmet restaurants, indoor bars, room service, bi-lingual staff, beach towels provided, activity desk, exercise facility (gym), health club & spa, sailing, kayaking, scuba diving, tennis courts, jet-skiing, snorkeling, surfing, volleyball, poolside bars, poolside restaurant, deli, fishing, as well as boat rentals & charters.

BR B Activities: /B BR Biking, Golf, Tennis, Fitness Center/Gym, Amusement Parks, Fishing, Horseback Riding, Shopping, Restaurants, Live Theater, Cinemas, Museums, Sightseeing, Swimming, Snorkeling & Diving, Boating, Sailing, Water-skiing, Surfing, Windsurfing, Parasailing, Jet-skiing, Shelling.

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Bacalar Municipality Hotel Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • hotel
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 2
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
Location Type:
  • Beachfront
  • Resort
  • Waterfront
  • Air Conditioning
  • Elevator
  • Linens Provided
  • Telephone
  • Wireless Internet
  • Dining Area
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • Studio, Sleeps 2
  • If available at time of booking, you may request two queen beds rather than one king.
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Balcony
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Shared Hot Tub
  • cinemas
  • live theater
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
Leisure Activities:
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness center
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • sailing
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing


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Gran Melia Cancun (Paradisus Resort)
average rating of 4.6666665 based on 8 reviews


  • 5 of 5

Unbelievably beautiful resort--right on the beach. Close to restaurants, public transit--whatever you want is RIGHT THERE. Room was spacious and very comfortable...can't beat the price.

  • Submitted: Sep 23, 2014
  • Stayed: January 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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awesome hotel

  • 5 of 5

I stayed at the melia/paradisus in January 2014. My ocean view room was more than comfortable and the view incredible. The owner made it easy and a real bargain...great communication, the hotel is more than a five star property... Hint..skip the all inclusive, explore other restaurants, tip generously.. The waiters and waitresses will treat you like a king.

  • Submitted: Feb 21, 2014
  • Stayed: January 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Huron, Ohio

Highly recommended

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I returned last week from this fabulous resort. We are very particular about where we stay and I truly could find little wrong with every aspect of this resort. Check in/out was effortless and the service was great. Everyone you passed greeted you with a smile. The room (studio) was beautiful, clean, and comfortable. The pool area is one of the best features. The hotel was busy, but because of the pool layout...3 main pools, kids pool, and interconnecting was never crowded. There were 2 days when we were the only ones in the pool for the majority of the day. Poolside service was always available. There are so many fabulous restaurants in the Hotel zone (we did not add all inclusive option). and many were within walking distance. We are actually considering this for our family vacation spot next was that great! Thanks for sharing your unit with us.

  • Submitted: Sep 7, 2011
  • Stayed: August 2011
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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San Diego CA

Cancun's 5 Star Gran Melia Cancun Resort

  • 5 of 5

we have never stayed at a better place in Cancun and we have been going there for 20 years

the service is the best... it really is a great 5 star resort in every way!

none better and wow what a great price...

we felt like a king and queen... it happens every time!

these people know how to make you feel great ans that is what a resort is all about.

  • Submitted: Jul 11, 2011
  • Stayed: June 2011
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Mason City Iowa

Great time at the Gran Melia

  • 5 of 5

The resort was fabulous!! We had a great time. The concierge was helpful with directions to different places and the different bus schedules. Everyone was courteous and I felt the service was great. We enjoyed our time there and recommend everyone to go there.

  • Submitted: Jan 18, 2009
  • Stayed: January 2009
  • Source: HomeAway
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Eagle,WI USA

Just Ok

  • 3 of 5

Not impressed at all with the Gran Melia Cancun Resort....Food never hot....rude employees...never stayed in a place in Cancun with such sour puss faces at the pool or in the dining areas. The sweetest people were the maids!!! Air conditoning went out in our bedroom....then air in living room was leaking all over the floor by front entrance.......Consierge tried...But have to say Ricardo the resident manager was very kind and tried his best to make our last few days a thank you to Ricardo

  • Submitted: Apr 8, 2008
  • Stayed: March 2008
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: The Gran Melia Resort and Spa Cancun is a AAA Four Diamond rated resort,and a RCI Gold Crown Resort. Perhaps the service was too formal for the travelers' tastes. We spend the winter at this resort and understand that the five star restaurants may be too fussy for a couple used to a different style of service. As for the wait staff around the pools and informal restuarants, we have found them professional and not overly familiar. Even five star resorts have maintenance issues. Any we have encountered at this resort during our extensive winter stays have been addressed and resolved promptly. Since we stay so frequently and for so long at this resort, we are in weekly contact with the resort management staff. Quite frankly, they found them difficult to please. Of course, we had hoped their stay would be as wonderful as for dozens of other guests we have sent, but apparently this was not the case for this couple.
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Roger or Shirley Fortuna
Member since: 2002
Speaks: english
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Calendar last updated:
September 14, 2017

Guestbook comments from the owner

This happy couple advised: "We had an absoultely fabulous time in Cancun and the Gran Melia was wonderful!! We would not hesitate to go back-we fell in love with the people, the big waves, the sunshine and just about everything!!"
Mar 2004
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Rates & Availability

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Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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