Grand Palladium Katenah,

Akumal, Mexico

Resort Rating 4

Part of a complex of 5 separate resorts surrounded by Mayan forest.  Enjoy fine white sand beach as well as rocky tidal pools overlooking the turquoise waters.

 

Location: Carretera Chetumal-Puerto Juarez km, 256-100, 77710 Municipio Solidaridad, Riviera Maya, Mexico                                        Number of stays -1  Phone:  52 9848 772100                                                                                                                                                   Distance /time from airport: 86 km/ 75 min

  

Summary:

 

 

# rooms - 420

# pools - 7

# whirlpools - 2

#restaurants - 14

#bars - 25

Gym $

spa/ salon $ 

Babysitting $

Shopping centre

gym
Spa
gift shop

Room Information: 

 

All inclusive

Standard rooms to suites

2 double or 1 king bed

Concierge service

A/C

Mini bar

Coffee maker

Iron/ironing board

Hairdryer

In-room safe

TV

Balcony/terrace

In-room safe

Activities:

 

Pedal boats,kayaks

Sailing, windsurfing

Table tennis

Tennis (night too)

Beach volleyball

Mini golf

Crocodile habitat

Darts & billiards

Archery

Soccer

Games room

Reading lounge

2 theatres

Pool and aqua-gym

Baby, Mini & Junior Clubs

Catholic Mass

Sand castles

Treasure hunt

Karaoke town

Snorkelling
diving

Upside/Downside:

800m private beautiful beach

Quality food

Stay at 1, play at 4

24 hour snack bar

Gluten free menus

Friendly and helpful staff

Adult pools

Room service 1100-2300h

 

 

 

Spotty Wifi

Premium Wifi $

Massive resort 

No reservations for a la carte = wait

Beach is rocky in spots

Wooden walkways are deteriorating

Excursions:

Akumal Beach : We took a taxi and spent the day snorkelling and having lunch at restaurant.  Amazing snorkelling and lots of turtles.  Snorkel early before the tour boats arrive!

TIPS

Men may wear sleeved T-shirts and formal Bermuda to a la cartes

Bring beach shoes for rocky spots

Beware of deteriorating wooden walkways, people have fallen through rotten boards

Be prepared to walk a lot