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Kitchener, Canada
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5 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 August 2016

Stayed here along time ago as a kid and I always wanted to return. I didn't realize it had changed names from Club Maeva to Gran Festival. Growing up I had a blast at this resort. Not sure how relevant my review will be but I would definitely consider bringing my children on vacation to this resort. The staff was... More 

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Thank JoseSiesta
Javier L, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Gran Festivall All Inclusive Resort, responded to this review

We greatly appreciate the favor of your preference and we are happy to know that have met your expectations ; the water slides are still one of the favorite activities of our guests. We await for you again in the near future . Cordially The management More 

Queretaro, Mexico
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8 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 16 August 2016 via mobile

The place has a lot of potential, but it really sucks, I couldn't sleep because I had ants all over my bed, the air conditioner didn't work, the food sucked most of the times AND THEY DONT HAVE A FREAKING FIRST AID KIT FOR INSECTS BITE, the personal was really rude telling me that we should pay 400 pesos for... More 

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Javier L, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Gran Festivall All Inclusive Resort, responded to this review

Dear RocksOliv We sorry for not meeting your expectations, your comments have been forwarded to the appropriate department to strengthen the fumigation program, on the other hand even this is an all-inclusive medical service at this hotel and most of mexico its not included in the rate. We hope to serve you in a near future . Cordially The management More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 June 2016 via mobile

I'm at the property right now and it is a nasty villa as they call it. Phone does not work blinds are all messes up we have ants where the toilet sits and its crazy crazy hot. Not a good hotel especially is you have young kids. No in room service the restaurant is too small for the vast amount... More 

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5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 8 June 2016

We visited Maeva 7 years ago, and I had loved my stay. Since then it changed owners and became Gran Festival, and it was said the place was not as well run anymore. I have to say, I loved it as much as the first time. Gran Festival is a very active resort. It is spread out over a large... More 

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Alejandra G, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Gran Festivall All Inclusive Resort, responded to this review

Dear Stefani C Thank you very much for the time it took you to write your opinion. We are glad that we reached some of their expectations. We will be happy to see you again in the near future and we hope you enjoy our property on your next visit to Manzanillo. Cordially The Management More 

Surrey, Canada
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 March 2016

When we were booking our trip the reviews for this resort weren't as great but after our 7 day stay there we believe it should be 10 stars not just 3.. The kids were sad to leave and began crying. There's everything one could need on a vacation all in the resort, and even though you are able to leave... More 

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Alejandra G, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Gran Festivall All Inclusive Resort, responded to this review

Dear MikeEL123 Thank you very much for writing the experience during your recent stay with us ; We love to hear that enjoyed your stay at Gran Festivall. We hope to see you again in the near future. Cordially The management More 

Vancouver, Canada
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7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 March 2016

My husband and I spent 1 week from March 3-10 at the Gran Festivall. I read a lot of the reviews before booking and I thought I'd be OK with some of the points mentionned ...but after living them - I wasn't. I'd rather give information on what we saw rather then my opinion as I feel that's relative to... More 

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Alejandra G, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Gran Festivall All Inclusive Resort, responded to this review

Dear sophieetjason We appreciate the time you took to write your review about Gran Festivall. We are confident that future travelers will guide how to enjoy more our property. Cordially the Management More 

Toronto, Canada
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7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 February 2016 via mobile

We loved our two week stay at Gran Festivall Resort in Manzanillo Mexico. Would I return for another visit? Without hesitation. Would I recommend it to friends and families? I would. Of course, when we booked two weeks at this establishment we had no idea what we were getting ourselves into but we are very happy with the outcome. At... More 

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Alejandra G, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Gran Festivall All Inclusive Resort, responded to this review

Thank you very much for the time it took you to write your opinion , we are glad that we reached some of yours expectations . We hope to see you in your next visit to manzanillo cordially The management More 

Fort Saskatchewan, Canada
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25 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 February 2016

We travelled to Manzanillo from Feb 10 - 17, 2016 and booked through Sunwing at the Gran Festival Resort knowing that it was not the best resort to go to (just read some of the reviews, but we received such a great deal (820 CDN each). All that being said, this place is terrible (of what I saw of it).... More 

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Alejandra G, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Gran Festivall All Inclusive Resort, responded to this review

Dear Femka We appreciate the time you took to write your review about Gran Festivall. We are confident that future travelers will guide how to enjoy more our property. Cordially The Management More 

Dunnville, Canada
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 February 2016

Our family of 4, 2 adults and 2 kids age 11 & 13 just returned from the Gran Festival after a one week stay. We read all the reviews before we left so we weren't expecting luxury at all but were still quite disappointed. First I'll start with the good. The waterslides were fun for all of us once you... More 

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Alejandra G, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Gran Festivall All Inclusive Resort, responded to this review

Dear denverutah1 We appreciate the time you took to write your review about Gran Festivall. We are confident that future travelers will guide how to enjoy more our property. Cordially The Management More 

Guadalajara, Mexico
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34 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 February 2016 via mobile

This place is unbelievable, there is gross grime anywhere you look. I like small hotels, I have stayed at very rustic places, but this hotel should be closed until cleaned properly. The air conditioning works as a fan not A/C, thank God it is February and not so hot. We stayed at a bungalow they call "suite". The master bedroom... More 

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Alejandra G, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Gran Festivall All Inclusive Resort, responded to this review

Dear VikTowers Thank you very much for the time it took you to write your opinion , we sorry not meeting some of yours expectations . We hope to see you in your next visit to manzanillo Cordially The management More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
  • Spa
  • Beachfront
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Tennis Court
Room types
  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Paid Internet
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Breakfast
  • Concierge
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Gran Festivall All Inclusive Resort Manzanillo .. a beautiful property located at Miramar beach facing the blue waters of the Mexican Pacific. 32 acres of fun. An unique all inclusive experience. ALL INCLUSIVE• All meals buffet style plus optional a la carte dinner dining/domestic beer, wine & mixed drinks from 11 am-1am/4 restaurants (dress code applies)/4 bars. And beach club.• Entertainment/disco (adults only)/dance hall (children allowed)• 4 pools/children’s pool/adult pool/water slides/gym/archery/climbing wall/rappel/canopy/skating rink/ paint-ball area (paint-ball fee)• 10 tennis courts (6 lit)/non-motorized water sports/scuba & snorkeling lessons.• Children’s program (ages 4-12) Accommodations: One-bedroom villas have two twin beds or one queen bed and two studio beds, bathroom with shower only, living area and in-room safe for up to 4 people (including adults and children. Two-bedroom villas with two twin beds, one queen bed, two studio beds and two bathrooms are available. 514 Air-conditioned one and two-bedroom villas all with satellite TV and balcony or patio for up to 6 people including adults and children.Based on the Silver section, you will have the option to upgrade your accommodation:Silver section: It’s located upstairs, approximately 5 minutes away from all the Restaurants, Swimming Pools, Boutique and the main plaza. Gold section: Moderately closed to the Lobby, Restaurants, Basquetball and Volleyball courts. Platinum section: The best location right around the Restaurants and main Swimming Pool. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Gran Festivall All Inclusive Resort

Address: Km 12.5 Carretera Manzanillo, Manzanillo 28200, Mexico
Region: Mexico > Pacific Coast > Colima > Manzanillo
Price Range: $113 - $712 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Gran Festivall All Inclusive Resort 3*
Number of rooms: 514
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Also Known As:
Gran Festivall All Inclusive Hotel Manzanillo
Hotel Maeva Manzanillo
Resort All Inclusive Maeva Manzanillo
Club Maeva Manzanillo Mexico
Maeva Manzanillo
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#6 Top resorts Hotel in Manzanillo
#14 On the Beach Hotel in Manzanillo
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“Rooms with the top floor balcony, overlooking the beach are amazing.”
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 of 5 bubbles 716stefanic, 7 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Book with Sunwing!”
 of 5 bubbles MikeEL123, 20 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Villa 103 is close to pool can be loud at times, Villa 122 is close to the discotheque can be loud at night”
 of 5 bubbles sophieetjason, 15 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Book into another resort!”
 of 5 bubbles Femka, 19 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Choose a room in the 200 or 300 section (great locations).”
 of 5 bubbles CJ1322, 26 Jan 2016 | Read review
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