Set on the eastern tip of Mexico, Cancun is a popular holiday destination for families and couples who want to venture outside Europe. As well as a staggering number of picture-perfect beaches and fantastic weather throughout the year, Cancun also offers a wealth of accommodation, with something to suit everyone. Whether you're searching for a cheap and cheerful apartment, lively resort or a family-run hotel, you'll find just what you're looking for in Cancun.
Couples and families seeking a low-cost hotel in Cancun, Mexico should check out Suites Costa Blanca. Situated in the heart of the hotel zone, this small complex is close to a number of beaches, bars, restaurants and shops. Here you'll find 21 large rooms, each complete with air conditioning, private bathroom and TV. There is a handful of onsite facilities to enjoy, such as gift shop, sun deck, parking, maid service and currency exchange, with plenty of amenities in the area.
Hotel Tankah is perfect for those who are looking for budget accommodation in Cancun. Just a 15 minute walk away from the bus station, this hotel provides guests with air-conditioned one- and two-bedroom apartments with private bathroom and telephone. Here you'll find a small selection of amenities, including free parking and free WiFi access with numerous supermarkets, shops, bars, restaurants and cafes nearby.
When it comes to affordable accommodation in Cancun, Hotel Hacienda de Castilla is a great choice. Found in the centre of the resort, this complex features 43 rooms complete with double beds, air conditioning, cable TV, internet access and room service. There is a number of onsite amenities and services to enjoy, including restaurant-bar, swimming pool, excursion booking, beach club, parking and games room.
When it comes to self-catering accommodation in Cancun, Mexico, it's tough to beat Imperial Laguna Hotel. Located in the centre of the hotel zone, this complex offers guests a choice of single, double and triple rooms, as well as several suites. Each unit comes complete with a kitchenette equipped with fridge, grill, sink and cookware so you can prepare all your own meals. The list of onsite amenities is comprehensive and covers restaurant, swimming pool and gardens, with several shops, cafes and restaurants in the immediate area.
Overlooking the beach, The Royal Mayan is a top choice for families and couples who want to cook their own meals during their holiday. This complex offers two-bedroom, two-bathroom suites which can sleep up to six, each of which comes with a fully-equipped kitchen with state-of-the-art appliances. Guests can take advantage of many onsite amenities, such as free WiFi access, swimming pools, children's pools, playground, bars, restaurants, sports facilities and beauty centre.
Couples and families on the lookout for self-catering accommodation should consider The Royal Caribbean. Just a stone's throw away from the beach, this complex offers spacious two-bedroom, two-bathroom units with complete kitchens featuring everything you need to prepare your own meals. Here you'll find a top selection of facilities and services to enjoy, including swimming pools, children's pools, bars, restaurants, sports activities, playground, entertainment programme, water sports, discounted green fees and WiFi access.
Families and couples who want to stay in Cancun on an all-inclusive basis should consider staying at Sol y Mar. Just ten minutes away from the Cancun International Airport, this hotel features a number of standard rooms and suites, many of which come with ocean views. The extensive all-inclusive plan allows guests to enjoy unlimited food and drinks in a number of bars, restaurants and nightclubs, as well as access to a number of sports activities and games. There is a wealth of amenities for guests to enjoy, including swimming pools, 24-hour reception, parking, WiFi access, babysitting and massage services.
Crown Paradise Club is a top choice for holidaymakers who are interested in all-inclusive accommodation in Cancun, Mexico. Overlooking the beach, this complex provides standard, plus and crown club rooms, as well as honeymoon suites and family rooms, ensuring something to suit all budgets and group sizes. The all-inclusive package covers food and drinks in all onsite restaurants, as well as water sports, sports facilities, mini golf, green fees at Pok ta Pok and kids' clubs.
When it comes to all-inclusive accommodation, Jack Tar Village is a great place to stay. Only a short distance away from the beach, commercial centres, bars and restaurants, this complex features a choice of spacious, comfortable rooms equipped with everything you'll need to enjoy your holiday. Guests staying on an all-inclusive basis can enjoy unlimited food, snacks and drinks at a number of onsite venues, as well as access to swimming pools, water sports, fitness activities and entertainment programme.
On the beach
Couples and families who want to stay close to the beach during their holiday should consider staying at Imperial Las Perlas. Located in front of the beach, this hotel provides guests with studios and master suites, both of which come with sea or lagoon views. There are plenty of services and facilities to take advantage of, such as bar, restaurant, swimming pool, volleyball, scuba diving, fitness activities and water sports.
When it comes to beachside accommodation, Hotel NYX Cancun is tough to beat. Overlooking the ocean, this complex features accommodation in the form of basic and standard rooms, as well as junior and family suites, ensuring something for everyone. The list of amenities here is extensive and covers 24-hour reception, bars, restaurants, swimming pools, kids' pool, Jacuzzis, free parking and WiFi access.
Cancun Bay Resort is perfect for those who plan on spending a lot of time at the beach during their holiday in Cancun, Mexico. This hotel provides guests with standard rooms, junior suites and master suites, many of which boast fantastic ocean views. Onsite facilities and services are numerous and cover swimming pools, Jacuzzi, kids' pool, bars, restaurants, free WiFi access, reading area, parking and shuttle bus.
When it comes to luxury accommodation, Casa Magna Marriott Cancun Resort comes highly recommended. Found in the centre of the hotel zone, this complex offers single and double rooms with ocean or resort views, as well as premium rooms and executive, Caribbean, presidential and magna suites. There is a wealth of facilities available for guests to enjoy, including WiFi access, swimming pool, numerous bars and restaurants, kids' club, fitness centre, sports activities and spa.
Situated in the centre of the Cancun hotel zone, Grand Hyatt Playa del Carmen is one of the best spectacular hotels in the resort. This complex is right beside one of the most popular beaches in the area, Playa Mamitas, with views over the beautiful turquise waters.
Located in the middle of the hotel area, Laguna Suites Golf & Spa is the ideal place to enjoy a spa break in Cancun, Mexico. This complex boasts a luxury spa where you can indulge in massages, body treatments, facials and waxing with a number of affordable spa packages available. Guests are invited to take advantage of the numerous onsite amenities, which include bar, restaurant, swimming pool and shuttle bus, with beaches, golf course, shops, bars and restaurants nearby.
If a spa break sounds just like your thing, consider staying at Bel Air Collection Resort & Spa Cancun. Only open to guests aged 12 and above, this hotel boasts a comprehensive spa with massages, facial treatments, body treatments, beauty salon, couple sessions, yoga and meditation. As well as the spa, the complex also offers swimming pools, bars, restaurants, gym and internet access.
Avalon Baccara Cancun is perfect for couples and families searching for a small family-run hotel in Cancun, Mexico. Boasting a beachfront location, this complex features an all-inclusive plan which covers food, drinks, room service, entertainment, gym access, taxes and tips. Each guest room and suite features unique décor with living room, dining room and fully-equipped kitchen. The list of onsite amenities is comprehensive and covers bars, restaurants, swimming pool, laundrette and daily activities.
Another top choice when it comes to boutique hotels in Cancun, Mallorca Hotel & Suites provides comfortable and spacious accommodation in the form of double rooms and suites. Although the onsite facilities are limited, you'll find a number of beaches, water sports, shops, cafes, bars, restaurants and nightclubs in the immediate area.
When it comes to family-friendly accommodation, it doesn't get much better than Sea Adventure Resort & Water Park. This all-inclusive hotel is found in Puerto Juarez and offers a plethora of facilities for all guests to enjoy. Here you'll find swimming pools, sun deck, kids' club, children's water park, water sports, mini golf, games room, entertainment programme, bars and restaurants with children's menus. Guests can choose between superior rooms and standard suites, both of which are spacious and fully equipped.
Families looking for accommodation in Cancun, Mexico should consider staying at Cancun Clipper Club. This small hotel provides loads to see and do, including swimming pools, tennis court, kids' playground, jogging track, beauty parlour and internet access, as well as Ray's Palapa Restaurant. Guests can choose from standard rooms, suites and large studios, each of which comes with air conditioning, living room, dining area and satellite TV.
Flamingo Cancun Resort is ideal for families looking for somewhere to spend their holiday together in Cancun. This family-friendly resort features accommodation in the form of standard rooms, junior suites and deluxe suites, all of white come with air conditioning and ocean or lagoon views. There are loads of facilities to take advantage of here, such as swimming pools, kids' pools, children's club, playground, bars and restaurants, as well as an all-inclusive package.
Couples who want to indulge in a romantic getaway should take a look at The Westin Resort & Spa. This beachfront hotel offers accommodation in the form of deluxe, balcony and royal beach rooms, as well as junior, ambassador, parlour, master and presidential suites, ensuring something for all budgets. Onsite amenities are numerous and cover swimming pools, gym, spa, tennis courts and internet access, with water sports and a golf course nearby.
Just a short distance away from the centre of the resort and Punta Cancun beach, Krystal Cancun is ideally located for a romantic holiday. Here you can choose from standard, deluxe and romantic rooms, as well as family, junior, master and presidential suites. The list of onsite facilities is comprehensive and includes swimming pools, Jacuzzi, bars, restaurants, entertainment programme, massage services, gym and water sports.
Presidente Cancun Resort is perfect for couples who want to enjoy a romantic retreat in Cancun, Mexico. This complex provides a choice of single rooms, double rooms and suites, all of which offer fantastic views. Here you'll find a wealth of services and amenities to enjoy, such as 24-hour fitness centre, spa with massages and reflexology, WiFi access, swimming pool and housekeeping. There is also a cocktail lounge and two restaurants where you can dine or just enjoy a drink.
Just five minutes away from Cancun International Airport and Pok Ta Pok Golf Course, Courtyard Cancun, is ideally located for a golf holiday. This complex features accommodation in the form of spacious rooms and suites, all of which come with LCD TVs, free bottled water and mini fridge. There are plenty of facilities available to guests, including free WiFi access, gym, restaurant, babysitting, swimming pool and whirl pool.
Golfers who don't want to stray far from the course should take a look at Casa Maya Cancun. Only five minutes away from the Pok Ta Pok Golf Course, shopping centres, night clubs and restaurants, Casa Maya provides guests with studio apartments, as well as ambassador and imperial suites, catering for all budgets. Onsite amenities are numerous and include swimming pool, Jacuzzi, poolside activities, beach club, kids' club and sports facilities.
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