What and Where is Sol Fest?
Sol Fest is an All-Inclusive Soul and RnB music festival that takes place at the Hard Rock Hotel Riviera Maya, located approximately 45 minutes south of Cancun, Mexico, just northeast of Tulum. The festival is a 4 night event.
What Is An All-Inclusive Festival?
An All-inclusive festival means your ticket not only includes the great entertainment it also includes your food and beverages, yes even the alcoholic beverages!
Do I Need A Passport?
Yes, you will need a Passport. Plan ahead as it can take up to 2 months to get/update your Passport.
What is Included?
The package is an all inclusive experience that covers your room and reserved tickets for the main shows at the event. Packages include: • Accommodations at the Hard Rock Hotel Riviera Maya • Reserved seats to all main shows at the Festival for all 4 nights • Resort All-inclusive amenities including dining and beverages (including alcoholic) • Access to exclusive events & after parties • Resort Credits per room • Roundtrip airport transfers to/from the airport /resort.
Can I Attend the Festival if I'm Staying At A Different Resort?
Unfortunately no. Due to local government regulations, we are not able to sell tickets to people staying at other resorts. If you have already booked at another resort, please cancel and re-book through our website or call the box office.
How Do I Make Reservations?
Booking online is EASY! Click here to begin the booking process. Or if you would like to speak to a representative, please call our office at (424) 529-9000 during business hours.
What Airport Do I Need To Fly Into?
Fly into Cancun International Airport (CUN).
What Information Will I Need To Book My Package?
When you initially need to book a package you will need to have your credit card and personal information available to make a reservation, such as: • Full legal names of guests • A credit/debit card for payment • Billing & Mailing Address • Email • Phone number • Birthday • Citizenship Other information such as your passport and any other travel documents indicating citizenship will be required prior to check in but are not needed to book a reservation.
Who Sells The Ticket?
Tickets are sold by Music Getaways, LLC, which is the exclusive ticketing agent for Sol Fest Cancun.
Music Getaways also exclusively handles additional yearly festivals, including: Warren Hill’s Cancun Jazz Festival & Los Cabos Jazz Festival.
What Name Will Show Up On My Credit Card Statement?
Your credit card statement will show the name “Music Getaways” as the merchant for ticket transactions for this event.
How Does A Package Purchase Breakdown?
Face Price: The Face price (also known as the established price or base ticket price) is set by the event promoter. Service Fee/Charge and Order Processing Fee: There is a combined service fee per-ticket and an order processing fee per-order of $95 per person.
What Are Service Fees?
Service fees cover the costs associated with running and servicing tickets sold for this event. Including but not limited to producing ticket stock, purchasing servers and computer equipment, the labor involved in answering calls and getting the event tickets to you and for maintaining outlet locations. These are the fees that help us get you your tickets. All tickets have a $95 service fee associated with them, this includes phone, internet, Box Office, and in-person transactions.
Payment Plans – FAQs
HOW DOES THE PAYMENT PLAN OPTION WORK?
The initial deposit to secure your reservation is $500. The remaining payments will be divided up equally over the remaining months prior to the event, with the final payment due no later than 30 days prior to arrival. Payments are due on pre-assigned dates each month. Additional terms and conditions will apply when you agree to enter into the payment plan. There is a financing fee added to your overall package price at the time of checkout.
WHAT IS THE REQUIRED DEPOSIT?
When you choose to do the payment plan, you will pay a minimum initial deposit of $500 per package.
WHAT ARE THE ADVANTAGES OF AUTOMATIC BILLING?
It’s convenient. Payments are automatic and evenly divided. No chance of forgetting to pay and being assessed a late fee.
HOW OFTEN DO RECURRING PAYMENTS HAPPEN?
At the date of your purchase, your payment date will be automatically assigned to either the 1st, 8th, 15th, or 22nd of each month. Payments are deducted every 30 days from the date of your purchase with final payments collected no later than 30 days prior to the event.
WHAT IF I MISS A PAYMENT?
Since payments are automatic there’s no need to worry about having to remember to make a payment every month. However if you default (i.e. there isn’t enough money in the account or there is some kind of hold from your bank etc.) we will work with you and give you time to resolve the issue. Similar to other credit plans, after 5 days there will be late fees of $50 per occurance. If after 30 days you are unable to make your payments current, your seats will be unassigned. After 45 days we will reserve the right to cancel your reservation without a refund.
WHAT IF MY CREDIT CARD IS DECLINED AT THE TIME OF PROCESSING?
The issuing bank should be contacted by the guest and/or card holder. We are unable to indefinitely “hold” an order for payment processing. If one of the payment plan Installments is unable to be processed, we will make a reasonable effort to contact you and give you time to resolve the issue. If unresolved after 45 days, your order will be subject to cancellation without refund.
CAN THE PLAN BE SPLIT BETWEEN GUESTS?
At this time we are not able to offer the ability to use credit cards with multiple guests and names on cards. Each package must be purchased by the primary guest and the payment plan paid each month by the primary guests credit card on file.
WHAT IF MY BALANCE CHANGES (I.E., I ADD AN EXPERIENCE OR UPGRADE MY PACKAGE/TICKETS)?
No problem! As long as items are available you can upgrade at any time and we can adjust your plan. Downgrades are not allowed.
WILL THE FESTIVAL REMIND ME BEFORE I AM CHARGED?
Yes. You will receive an email approximately 3 days prior to the monthly due date.
HOW MANY PAYMENTS WILL I HAVE AND WHEN WILL THEY BE?
Guests using payment plan option will have equal payments processed based on when they purchased their package(s). The first at Checkout on the date of sale. The remaining payments will be charged every 30 days until 1 month prior to the arrival date.
Before You Book
HOW CAN I LEARN MORE ABOUT THE HARD ROCK HOTEL RIVIERA MAYA?
Please visit our resort page here to find out more about the Hard Rock Hotel Riviera Maya.
WHAT ARE THE ACCOMMODATIONS FOR THREE OR MORE IN A ROOM?
Depending on the room bed type, more than 2 guests may stay in the same room. Deluxe kings can accommodate up to 3 with a rollaway. Deluxe doubles can accommodate up to 4. There are also a limited number of Deluxe rooms that connect as well as connecting Grand Sky Double Terrace rooms.
WHAT IS THE FESTIVAL CANCELLATION POLICY?
All payment(s) are FINAL and are non-refundable. We urge all of our guests to purchase travel insurance to protect their trip in the case of family or medical emergencies which may prevent you from attending. And as we see each year, in the case of inclement weather delays which may prevent you from traveling to Cancun.
WHAT TYPE OF TRAVEL DOCUMENTS WILL I NEED TO ATTEND THE FESTIVAL?
If you are traveling to Mexico from any other country, you will need to have a valid Passport. It is the sole responsibility of the festival guest to identify and obtain all required travel documents and have them available when necessary. Guests who do not possess the proper documentation may be prevented from attending the Festival. No refunds will be given to individuals who fail to bring the proper documentation.
IS THERE A GROUP DISCOUNT?
Yes! We have several plans in place for groups, including travel agents, group leaders, and friends referrals. Please contact the box office for more details.
CAN I REQUEST A ROOM NEXT TO OR NEAR MY FRIEND OR FAMILY MEMBER?
We can accept these requests as preference only. But due to the nature of hotel rooms occasionally becoming inoperable (which is the case in any hotel worldwide), we cannot guarantee it. However, seating is something we can guarantee, so the earlier you book, the more likely you will be able to get your concert seats next to your friends.
CAN I EXTEND MY TRIP OUTSIDE THE DATES OF THE EVENT?
Yes, the Festival offers you the option to extend your stay before or after the festival by 1 to 3 nights. This can be done during the check out process, or by calling the box office if you decide to add them after you have already booked.
WHAT TYPES OF PAYMENTS ARE ACCEPTED?
We accept all major credit cards. Checks are accepted on full payments only no later than 90 days prior to the event. In addition if you would like to spread your payments over time, you may purchase your package with your payment plan program.
WHAT IS THE MAXIMUM NUMBER OF ADULTS THAT CAN SHARE ONE ROOM OR SUITE?
Maximum occupancy is 3 Adults per Room with a King Bed (Grand Sky rooms are 2 person maximum), 4 Adults per Room with two Double Beds. All maximum occupancy is subject to availability. Grand Sky can add an adjacent or connecting double bed room which can accommodate a party of up to 6 Suites can add connecting rooms (king or double) to accommodate a party of 4 to 6.
WHAT IS NOT INCLUDED IN THE PRICE?
- Airplane flights to and from the Festival are not included in Room/Suite Packages.
- Add On options such as Extended Stays, VIP Upgrades, and other experiences are not included in Room/Suite Packages.
- Select Resort Features & Amenities – such as Special Dining Experiences, Tequila and Wine Tasting, and Wine Upgrades, Off site Excursions, POSH Beauty Salon, Rock Spa, and World Class Signature Golf – require an extra fee.
- Complimentary Resort Credits are accepted for most resort features & amenities, however the service fees for using Resort Credits are not included in the package price and settled directly with the hotel upon check-out.
CAN YOU ADD NAME(S) TO A RESERVATION AFTER BOOKING?
Yes. Each reservation is made using one name and one credit card. We call that person the “primary guest.” Accompanying Adults and Children can be changed/added to a reservation at any time by emailing Guest Services here firstname.lastname@example.org. Maximum Room/Suite occupancies apply.