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Winona, Minnesota
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 January 2011

We stayed here from 01/14-21/2011.The food was great ,you could eat at 5 different places.All at the resort with no reservations.plus the buffet was great also ,so it was hard to choose. The hotel is layed out well so you hardly ever stand in line.We went to the sister resort, the Golden, but it was small and a lot older.We... More 

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Edmonton, Canada
1 review
Reviewed 24 January 2011

Soo Loud! You hear every noise on all twelve floors because of the open concept. And the wind catches the doors making them slam. So you hear Slam, Slam, Slam all night long. Every retsaurant had a 30-40 minute wait to sit then an hour or so to get your food once ordered, every restaurant was out of things on... More 

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Reading, Pennsylvania
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 January 2011

This was my second time at this resort and the first time I was there, I did not care for it. This time i traveled w/my boyfriend and family members. My family made the reservations and when i heard it was the Gold Parnassus, I warned them it was not like the experience they had at the Solaris, totally different.... More 

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Peterborough, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 24 January 2011

We visited from Jan 7th thru to the 14th and have to say that absolutely nothing went wrong from start to finish. Our stay was made nothing short of outstanding - from our room, to the views, the staff, especially Joanne, Amelio and Carol, you guys definately went above and beyond ..... thank you once again!

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Morecambe, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 22 January 2011

had such an amazing time at the hotel. first time in mexico so cant really say whether the standard is so good all around, but this hotel we couldnt fault. had a suite overlooking the lagoon and it was massive. big hotel plenty of food to choose from which never had any complaints. the main plus is the staff are... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 January 2011

Me and my fiance just got back from the Great Parnassus in Cancun Mexico yesterday. We stayed there from January 14-21 and had an amazing time. The weather was so good it was bright sunny and hot for the whole trip!!!!!!!! It only rained for like 20 minutes the entire week. The hotel is really great, check in was smooth... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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Reviewed 21 January 2011

we just came back from the great parnassus yesterday, and i have to say it was the greatest vacation of my life - and my teenagers too. the hotel's appearence would make you think its for kids only, well let me tell you that is very wrong. my 17 year old son had friends everyday there. he went out at... More 

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Victoria, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 19 January 2011

We stayed here from Jan 9-17th with two kids 3 and 6 I am not really sure where to start!! from start to finish this trip was amazing! the beach was out of this world with all of the things for kids to do we spent most of our time on the beach!! The food was great we were worried... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 January 2011

I had to enter that we stayed in feb10 because that was the latest date it would let me submit, actual stay was April 08 I have read lots of negative reports about this hotel, and would like to say we had a great time, couldn't get my son then 14yrs out of the hotel, he enjoyed the entertainment during... More 

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Coon Rapids, Minnesota
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Reviewed 18 January 2011

My Fiancee and i stayed her for a week, and this is going to be a week we will remember forever. This Hotel was great, the service was wonderful, most staff was very friendly..you will always have a few with attitudes though. This resort has great food, the best beach area i saw my whole trip...and they make great drinks!... More 

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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
  • Spa
  • Tennis Court
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Great Parnassus Family Resort is located at KM 17 on the Hotel Zone. It is an ideal hotel whether you are vacationing, celebrating or working. Ranging from fun to excitement for the whole family. With areas specialized for baby care, plus a complete children’s water park with a castle, pirate ship and water slides. Teenager club and a complete day and night time activities program. All the upbeat fun imaginable for families; snack bars, coffee and sweets at our creperie. Offering also exclusive areas for adults only. When choosing suites or club rooms for adults only, guests have access to our elite lounge restaurant for breakfast, and in-room special amenities. A variety of 7 different restaurants, 11 bars, 24 hour room service, 4 pools, mini golf plus a variety of different suites to choose from including family suites that fit up to five people. Entertainment at night, with interactive games and shows performed by our entertainers. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Great Parnassus Family Resort

Address: Blvd. Kukulkan Km. 17 | Lote 52-04 Zona Hotelera, Cancun 77500, Mexico
Region: Mexico > Yucatan Peninsula > Quintana Roo > Cancun
Price Range: $272 - $696 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Great Parnassus Family Resort 3.5*
Number of rooms: 505
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Also Known As:
Great Parnassus Hotel Cancun
Great Parnassus Resort Cancun
Great Parnassus Resort Spa Cancun
Parnassus Cancun
Hotel Style:
#47 Top resorts Hotel in Cancun
#49 Spa Hotel in Cancun
#51 Romantic Hotel in Cancun
#57 On the Beach Hotel in Cancun
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 of 5 bubbles larryjd3, 29 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Family room was big with a bunk bed. How with the left side of the hotel to avoid construction noise from ibetostar.”
 of 5 bubbles BDAisHOME, 25 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Maybe the front suites with a front beach view? Difficult to give a good tip in this horrible place”
 of 5 bubbles Delpiero71, 23 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Limited mobility best in the middle section of any floor any level so the elevator is close to the pool and restaurants.”
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“"Tip as much as you can"”
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