Grand Palladium Kantenah Resort & Spa Weddings

Family-Friendly | 250-500 rooms
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With spacious suites, shimmering pools, upscale dining, and a luxurious spa, this 5-star all-inclusive resort is a dream destination for your wedding in the Riviera Maya.

Situated on an idyllic white sand beach with swaying palm trees and crystal clear water, this 5-star all-inclusive resort offers guests the best of everything: spacious, modern accommodations, elevated amenities, gourmet dining, and 6 sparkling pools. With architecture and design that takes inspiration from Mayan culture, Grand Palladium Kantenah Resort & Spa gets you close to the beauty of nature while offering all the luxuries you’d expect in a dream wedding destination in Mexico. Breathe in the fresh sea air, sip cocktails by the pool, or get involved with exciting activities – here you can create an unforgettable tropical escape.


Your wedding guests will feel right at home in the Deluxe Garden View room.

This spacious and modern 398 square foot room has a furnished balcony that overlooks the lush tropical grounds of the resort, and a luxurious bathroom that features an outdoor shower and hydromassage tub. This room type is located conveniently close to the lobby and restaurant area of the resort. Thoughtful amenities include a minibar restocked daily, and an aromatherapy menu.

The Romantic Villa Suite Beachside is the perfect accommodation for the wedding couple. Your expansive 624 square foot room features an open plan bedroom and living room area, which opens up to an oversized furnished balcony with a relaxing hammock. And what’s best of all is you’ll be located right near the pristine white sand beach.

Dining & Drinks

When it comes to dining at Grand Palladium Kantenah, you’ll have access to a wide array of exquisite cuisine from around the globe – all part of your all-inclusive package.

We highly recommend dining at La Adelita, where you can savor authentic Mexican cuisine, and El Dorado, the resort’s steakhouse serving the finest cuts of meat. The wedding couple can enjoy a romantic dinner at Portofino, the Italian restaurant on the property. For an exciting dinner and show experience, don’t miss Chic Cabaret & Restaurant.

When it’s time for a tropical cocktail, the stylish bars on the property are the perfect place to mix and mingle. Bar Las Olas is right on the beach, where you can sip on a margarita and feel the fresh ocean breeze. Watch the game at the resort’s sports bar, or order a hand-crafted cocktail at one of the swim-up bars.

Activities & Entertainment

There’s a wide range of exciting activities and entertainment available to guests at Grand Palladium Kantenah, ensuring your wedding guests will never be bored.

Learn how to salsa dance, or sing your heart out in a karaoke tournament. Take a pontoon boat ride around the natural lake on property, or watch the crocodiles being fed in their habitat. Get out in the crystal clear Caribbean Sea with snorkeling, kayaking and windsurfing. Every night there are fantastic shows in the resort’s theater, featuring magic, music, comedy and more.


There are 7 shimmering freshwater pools at Grand Palladium Kantenah, including an adults-only pool and a spectacular main pool with 4 whirlpools and a swim-up bar.

your wedding guests who like to stay active, there’s a full fitness center on site that offers all the latest exercise equipment and aerobics classes with an expert instructor.

When you want to slip away from the action and get a bit of pampering, Zentropia Spa is a tranquil retreat that offers rejuvenating signature services like aromatherapy, hydrotherapy, and hot stone massages. The wedding couple can luxuriate with a romantic couples massage.

Your Destination Wedding at Grand Palladium Kantenah Resort & Spa

This is your big day – a celebration of love to be remembered forever. We work alongside the fabulous weddings team at Grand Palladium Kantenah to take care of every last detail, making sure your dream destination wedding in Mexico is everything you imagined and more.

Choose from 4 stunningly beautiful venues: a romantic garden gazebo, a beach gazebo right on the sand, a traditional Catholic chapel, or a sun-drenched terrace with views of the ocean.

There are 11 different wedding packages to choose from, with optional add-ons including a DJ and dance floor, flower arrangement, and a wedding cake.

What’s Included?
  • Buffet breakfast, lunch and dinner

  • 3 gourmet dinners in the specialty restaurants per week

  • 24-hour snack service

  • Room service from 11am – 11pm

  • Unlimited drinks

  • Non-motorized water sports

  • Fitness center

  • WiFi

What’s Nearby?

There’s a world of adventure just outside the resort, with unforgettable experiences you’ll remember forever. Take a stroll down Quinta Avenida, the main street of Playa del Carmen, where you can shop for authentic souvenirs and watch street performers. Zipline over the jungle at Xplor Park, swim in a crystal clear cenote, or horseback ride through the lush tropical landscape of the Riviera Maya.

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Ceremony types:
Catholic, Civil/Legal, Symbolic/Vow, Renewal, Same Sex - Civil, Same Sex - Symbolic, Hindu, Sikh
Coffee kit
Fitness Center
Free wifi
Outdoor Jacuzzi
Safety Deposit Box

Restaurants & Bars

El Dorado
The resort's à la carte steak house is a paradise for meat lovers. Only the best cuts, grilled and combined with the most flavourful and varied side dishes.

And always, in addition to the menu, the salad bar lets you complement your dinner with whatever you like best. What better way to regain strength after a day of sun, beach, culture, and fun?
La Adelita
How could you visit Mexico and not try their authentic northern-style burritos or Margarita shrimp? That's why La Adelita, the à la carte Mexican restaurant, is a must during your vacation at the Riviera Maya Complex.

Here you'll enjoy anything from Mexican cuisine's most popular dishes to our most special dishes prepared following the chef's own recipes, also full of authentic Mexican flavor.
Ribs & More
This large American restaurant offers an incredible variety of meats, ribs, hamburgers, and much more! A spectacular variety of wines to pair with the different flavors you'll find in this restaurant where you can enjoy authentic American cuisine for an outstanding evening.
For lovers of Japanese cuisine. À la carte restaurant with the most popular pieces from one of the most international types of cuisine: Japanese.

The restaurant has a teppanyaki from which you'll enjoy front-row seats to a true culinary show. The restaurant's decor will transport you from Mexico to the most traditional Japan from the moment you step foot in the restaurant.

*Reservation required for teppanyaki
The Portofino Restaurant stands out not only for its amazing and traditional pasta dishes and pizza but also for its abundant aromas and flavors of the Mediterranean.

Here Parmesan cheese, tomatoes, and olive oil are the star ingredients and the service and decor are the perfect complements to an unforgettable meal.
Located at a spectacular rocky spot bathed in the sea and fresh air, this lovely restaurant is the perfect place to enjoy the best fish and rice in one that you'll never forget.

*Reservation required.
La Lola
La Lola offers you a wide range of gastronomic choices; we combine traditional Spanish cuisine with the latest culinary trends, giving, as a result, a large selection of signature tapas and pinches.

No one will be left indifferent by our best hot and cold Spanish specialties and as for the sweets...!
Chang Thai
Chang Thai, the newest restaurant in Riviera Maya, includes a beautiful terrace along with a buffet area that offers a wide variety of local Thai cuisine and flavors, one of the most sophisticated in the Southeast Asian area.

Chang Thai includes a healthy, natural, and diverse menu that combines vegetables, chicken, meats, and shrimp with sweet and sour, peanut and curry sauces. These dishes will delight you with exquisite balancing flavors of sweet, salty, sour, and spicy.

Be ready to be taken on a culinary journey through the beaches of Phuket or the upbeat streets of Bangkok without leaving the beautiful resort.
Bahia E Brasa
Brazilian cuisine. One of the most successful restaurants in the entire complex, serving a wide variety of meat from Brazil, cut on the spot by our waiters and served freshly cooked to your table.
Buffet restaurant with a wide variety of dishes and stations, all guests will find a culinary option to their liking. This restaurant is a quick, convenient and safe option if you want to always make the right choice when choosing your menu.
La Dalia
This restaurant serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner at Grand Palladium White Sand. You can enjoy a wide variety of dishes and a salad and dessert bar. Every night the selection is changed, and the guests can enjoy dishes created in the excellent, professional kitchen.
La Laguna
Located at the Grand Palladium White Sand, enjoy the outdoors while sampling your favorite delicacies.
La Hacienda
Enjoy the convenience of a buffet without sacrificing quality and service at this restaurant. Perfectly located at the Grand Palladium Colonial, it's always a convenient option for enjoying breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

The freshness, great variety, and high quality of its dishes always make this show cooking restaurant a safe, convenient choice.
El Gran Azul
Located at the Grand Palladium Colonial and Grand Palladium Kantenah hotels, this restaurant offers food service with the primary attraction of outdoor dining. An outstanding place for group dinners, incentives, weddings or any event you'd like to hold at the hotel.
Chic Cabaret & Restaurant
The best things are always saved for when the sun goes down. Prepare your senses for this gastronomic and sensory experience, it's time for Chic Cabaret & Restaurant.

Dim lights, laughter, flirting, and sensuality. Some things are shown, while others are known intuitively. A musical spectacle bursting with light, color, and energy, where you will become part of the show and it will be a part of you forever.
Travel through history and experience the shows of yesterday, where feathers, glitter, and sensual choreographies will transport you from the Moulin Rouge in Paris to the old cabarets in Berlin.

Enjoy a taste of pure excitement and a performance that will become an authentic experience, accompanying an exquisite cuisine in an evocative atmosphere that invades all 5 senses.

Access to Chic Cabaret & Restaurant will cost 135 USD$ per person per show.

*Reservation is required.
Swim-up bars
Take a dip in the Colonial & Kantenah Hotel's main pool and swim to the Swim Up bar to try the variety of drinks and cocktails the barman can make for you.
Bar Las Olas
The resort includes magnificent beach bars, the perfect place to enjoy an unforgettable experience overlooking the sea at the Riviera Maya.

Make your way to the gorgeous beach in front of the Grand Palladium Colonial Resort & Spa, and let the soft white sand caress your feet while you enjoy a refreshing drink or a cold beer at the Las Olas Bar with snacks; what else could you ask for? Best of all, the Las Olas Bar offers music and delicious drinks 24 hours a day.

Enjoy the best tropical cocktails and mixed drinks while listening to the relaxing sound of the sea and gazing at the starry night sky of the Riviera Maya. In this magnificent Grand Palladium Riviera resort bar, you'll also find a wide variety of snacks to enjoy during a day at the beach, with every detail taken care of. Rest and relax in an ideal environment.
Hemingway Bar
Non-smoking. International “Premium” Beverages and selection of board games and books.
La Jarra Bar
The La Jarra bar is located on the beach of the Grand Palladium Kantenah hotel, a perfect place to enjoy some sun, sea breezes, and beautiful views of the Caribbean Sea.
Bar La Laguna
Take advantage of every moment. You don't have to look far. At the swim-up bar La Laguna at Grand Palladium White Sand we will show you what a 5-star service looks like.
Xtra Time Sports Bar
All the excitement and speed of sport come to life as never before in our new Sports Bar. Enjoy the snacks service, an extensive menu of beverages, table games, and sporting events broadcast live on the large main screen. You will not be allowed to enter the Sports Bar if you are wet or you are not wearing shoes.
Map & Address
Grand Palladium Kantenah Resort & Spa
Carretera Federal Chetumal- Puerto Juarez Km.259-100, Predio 1
Playa del Carmen, 77710, Q.R.

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