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17 Best All-Inclusive Resorts in Cancun for Families [2022]

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Looking for the best all inclusive Cancun resorts?

You’ve come to the right guide — as I live in Mexico, not far from Cancun — and will highlight the best all-inclusive resorts in Cancun for families in this article! From Cancun all inclusive resorts with a water park, to upscale family friendly all inclusive resorts in Cancun, it’s all here!

Don’t have time to go through the entire list? Here are my picks for Best All Inclusive Family Resorts Cancun Mexico has:

Best All-Inclusive Resorts in Cancun for Families

1. Hyatt Ziva Cancun Resort

Cancun Hyatt Ziva has multiple kid’s clubs, one for younger kiddos and another for older kids and teens so it’s easy for them to make new friends. (All Photos: Expedia, All inclusive resorts in Caribbean for families)

Located on the white sands of the Punta Cancun Strip, Hyatt Ziva is one of the ultimate Cancun all-inclusives for families! There’s the Kids’ Club with a mini waterpark, video games and arts and crafts, and Moods Lounge Teen Club with VR simulators, karaoke and yummy mocktails.

Had a great family vacation, easy to move around with a baby.

—Grace (Booking review)

❤️ why adults will love Hyatt Ziva Cancun

With the kids occupied, fill your days with blackjack, beachside yoga, and enjoying the resort’s 17 restaurants, lounges, and bars — including Tres CerveZa’s microbrewery 🍻 The turquoise waters of world-famous Playas Tortugas beach, Cancun Golf Club and La Isla Mall are just minutes away.

⭐️ Hyatt Ziva Cancun Reviews (9.1/10 stars)

The staff was amazing! They went over and beyond to help make our stay enjoyable. We highly recommend Hyatt Ziva for anyone looking for a calm and relaxed Cancun visit. —Renata

Oceanfront swim up room was incredible. The butlers are amazing! The view is spectacular. The water was beautiful. —Joe

🚐💨 how to get to hyatt ziva Resort

The private shuttle from Cancun Airport is just $55USD round trip ▶︎ BOOK NOW!

📍 Hyatt Ziva Cancun address: Blvd. Kukulcan Mz 51-Lt 7, Punta Cancun, Zona Hotelera, 77500 Cancún, Quintana Roo, Mexico | Google maps | Book Hyatt Ziva Cancun


Best All-Inclusive Resorts in Cancun for Families

2. Finest Playa Mujeres by The Excellence Collection

Kids of all ages, as well as their parents, will love the Finest Playa Mujeres All Inclusive Hotel. (All Photos: Expedia, Best Mexican all inclusive resorts for families)

With everything from free WiFi, kayaking, biking, soccer, outdoor tennis courts and volleyball, Finest Playa Mujeres Resort has something for everyone in the family. There’s also a water park and 10 outdoor swimming pools (including a kid’s pool) — at this upscale, beachfront resort.

Absolutely wonderful, secluded and phenomenal. We really enjoyed this trip and this property. We will be back!

—Kati (Expedia review)

❤️ why adults will love Finest playa

All rooms have a private, indoor hot tub, 46-inch LED TVs with satellite channels, furnished balcony or patio and pillow-top beds. You have 12 restaurants to enjoy, as well as a swim-up pool bar and One Spa, with 19 treatment rooms including rooms for couples and outdoor treatments.

⭐️ Finest playa Reviews (4.5/5 stars)

The staff was very friendly and always willing to help you have the most relaxed stay. I also liked how modern and new everything was at the resort. It made me feel like I made the right choice when booking the resort. —Ben

Great layout with easy accessibility! Fun play area for kids and loads of activities for adults too. —Samira

🚐💨 How to get to Finest playa mujeres

The private shuttle from Cancun Airport is just $55USD round trip ▶︎ BOOK NOW!

📍 Finest Playa Mujeres address: Calle Vialidad Paseo Mujeres, Mz 1 Lt 10, Sm 3 Zona continental, 77400 Cancún, Quintana Roo, México | Google maps | Book Finest Playa Cancun Resort now


Best All-Inclusive Resorts in Cancun for Families

3. Riu Palace Peninsula Cancun

One of the best parts about the RIU Cancun is it’s privileged location on Playa Caracol Beach. (All Photos: Expedia, Best Caribbean all inclusive resorts for families)

When in Cancun Mexico, it’s all about the beach, and RIU Palace offers daily activities like kayaking, scuba diving lessons, snorkeling and windsurfing! There’s also five pools to enjoy, and you’re near one of the best things to do in Cancun at night — a boat cruise at Xochimilco Cancun.

Restaurants, staff, entertainment, service, precision. Overall amazing place and great value for money.

—Johaness (Booking review)

❤️ why adults will love Riu Palace Cancun

Catch some rays at the beach, spend the day relaxing at the full-service spa, Renova, or get in a workout at the gym. Enjoy dining at RIU Palace‘s seven restaurants. All family suites have jetted tubs, a balcony, flat-screen TV with satellite channels, free WiFi and 24-hour room service.

⭐️ Riu Palace Peninsula Reviews (8.6/10 stars)

Excellent! Everything was as expected and I had a great time! —Brianna

I recommend it to anybody, it is beautiful, clean and the staff was excellent. Thanks Riu Peninsula. We are definitely coming back. —Francisco

🚐💨 How to get to Riu Palace Peninsula

The private shuttle from Cancun Airport is just $55USD round trip ▶︎ BOOK NOW!

📍 Riu Palace Peninsula Address: Blvd. Kukulcan, Km 5,5 Lote 6-C, Zona Hotelera, 77500 Cancún, Quintana Roo, Mexico | Google maps | Book RIU Palace Cancun now


Best All-Inclusive Resorts in Cancun for Families

4. Marriott Cancun Resort

When it comes to white sand beaches, it’s hard to top Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean. (All Photos: Expedia, best All-inclusive hotels in Cancun Mexico)

Marriott Cancun Resort in Zona Hotelera (Cancun Hotel Zone) is surrounded by the best beaches in Cancun — Playa Delfines Beach and Playa Chac Mool Beach. You’re also within walking distance from Aquaworld Cancun, a favorite family waterpark.

This place ALWAYS exceeds my expectations no matter which perspective it’s coming from. The hospitality here is UNMATCHED, and I am sure of it.

—Jessica (Booking review)

❤️ why adults will love Marriott Cancun

All rooms open to private balconies or patios at this beachfront Cancun resort, and you have premium bedding, and fast, free WiFi (25+ mb). There are eight on site restaurants, an outdoor pool, children’s pool and full-service spa for massages, body wraps, facials and more.

⭐️ Marriott Cancun Resort Reviews (8.8/10 stars)

Every staff person/employee went above and beyond our expectations making sure every need we had was met. Truly exceptional service. —Basil

We spent our first two nights in this hotel. You have everything you need and the value for the money is okay. The breakfast is fantastic! —Eliane

🚐💨 How to get to Marriott Cancun Resort

The private shuttle from Cancun Airport is just $55USD round trip ▶︎ BOOK NOW!

📍 Marriott Cancun Resort Address: Boulevard Kukulcan Km 14.5, Chac L-41, Zona Hotelera, 77500 Cancún, Quintana Roo, Mexico | Google maps | Book Marriott Cancun now


Best All-Inclusive Resorts in Cancun for Families

5. Grand Residences Riviera Cancun

Enjoy luxurious rooms and direct access to the Caribbean Seat at Grand Residences Riviera Cancun. (All Photos: Expedia, Best family resorts in Cancun Mexico)

The kiddos will love this upscale beach resort, with three outdoor swimming pools (including a kid’s pool), arcade, playground, and three different restaurants. Located in Puerto Morelos, just south of Cancun, walk down the beach to the Puerto Morelos Marina for snorkeling, fishing and boat trips.

Perfect for our big family. Kids loved the all-inclusive option! Fabulous staff.

—Rebecca (Booking review)

❤️ why adults will love grand residences Cancun

Need some me time? Enjoy in-room childcare (additional cost) as you head to the hotel’s full-service spa for an aromatherapy massage, facial and mani/pedi. All resort rooms are soundproof, with indoor private spa tubs and a furnished balcony. The resort has 24-hour room service.

⭐️ grand residences riviera Reviews (9.1/10 stars)

The staff was excellent and attentive and the amenities and food are high quality. The kids club was very well run and a wonderful addition. —Leital

The food, staff, and service was excellent. Good drinks too! The jetted tubs on the balcony and bathroom were a very nice surprise. —Larry

🚐💨 How to get to Grand Residences Riviera

The private shuttle from Cancun Airport is just $85USD round trip ▶︎ BOOK NOW!

📍 Grand Residences Riviera Cancun address: Blvd. El Cid SM 3 MZ 20 LT 1-Unidad 28, 77580 Puerto Morelos, Quintana Roo, Mexico | Google maps | Book Grand Residences now


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6. Fiesta Americana Condesa Cancun

Fiesta Americana Condesa is the perfect place for an all inclusive vacation. (All Photos: Expedia, Cancun family resorts in Mexico)

Fiesta Americana Condesa is located in the Cancun Hotel Zone, near the San Miguelito Mayan Ruins at the Cancun Mayan Museum. You’re right next to Nichupte Lagoon, one of the best hidden gems in Cancun for boating, snorkeling, fishing, kayaking and more.

 Great experience and we will definitely go back. The kids had so much fun and lots of food!!!

—Ajenifuja (Booking review)

❤️ why adults will love fiesta americana Cancun

The resort has four restaurants serving cuisine from all over the world —Italian, sushi, traditional Mexican cuisine, and even a Pirate Ship restaurant for the kids. Relax in the lazy river or Miiluma Spa during a massage, workout in the modern gym, and take some yoga classes during your stay.

⭐️ fiesta americana condesa Reviews (8.9/10 stars)

This place was absolutely amazing!!! The staff were very helpful, the place was very clean… The food was amazing!! I definitely recommend it, looking forward to staying there again!! Definitely 5 Stars for me!! —Tamica

Absolutely marvelous, exceeded my expectations and would definitely return for my next vacation! —Victor

🚐💨 How to get to Fiesta Americana Condesa

The private shuttle from Cancun Airport is just $55USD round trip ▶︎ BOOK NOW!

📍 Fiesta Americana Condesa Cancun Address: Blvd. Kukulcan km 16.5, Zona Hotelera, 77500 Cancún, Quintana Roo, Mexico | Google maps | Book Fiesta Americana now


Best All-Inclusive Resorts in Cancun for Families

7. Beach Palace Resort Cancun

The slide at Beach Palace Cancun is perfect for older and younger kids of all ages. (All Photos: Expedia, Best all inclusive resorts in Mexico for families)

Beach Palace Resort Cancun has three outdoor swimming pools — including a children’s pool and the main pool with waterslide that has an ocean view overlooking the Caribbean Sea. There are also supervised activities for kiddos between 4-12, and a Kids’ Club Playroom.

 Beach Palace was beautiful, great food, good drinks, and best customer service!

—Michelle (Booking review)

❤️ why adults will love Beach Palace Cancun

Indulge in a pampering treatment at the full-service spa, Awe-Spa, which has a Turkish bath (hammam), sauna and more. You’ll be on beautiful Playa Delfines Beach, near Yamil Lu’um Ruins — a small site that has Cancun Mayan Ruins right on the beach!

⭐️ Beach Palace Resort Reviews (8.9/10 stars)

Food and snacks at the pool area were delicious. The staff was very attentive, and helpful. Bedroom was clean and comfortable. Beach was clean. Entertainment and shows at night were very nice. My kid loved the playroom and the kids pool. —Brenda

Stunning hotel and the all inclusive is quality food and alcohol. The staff are very friendly and the service is excellent —Ingrid

🚐💨 How to get to Beach Palace Resort

The private shuttle from Cancun Airport is just $55USD round trip ▶︎ BOOK NOW!

📍 Beach Palace Resort Address: Km 11.5, Blvd. Kukulcan, El Rey, Zona Hotelera, 77500 Cancún, Quintana Roo, Mexico | Google maps | Book Beach Palace Cancun now


Best All-Inclusive Resorts in Cancun for Families

8. The Royal Sands Resort & Spa

There’s something for the whole family and children of all ages at Royal Sands Cancun. (All Photos: Expedia, Best Cancun resorts for families)

The Royal Sands Resort Cancun has one of the largest pools in town, and one of the best restaurants for authentic Mexican tacos, Hacienda Sisal. All reservations include two complimentary tickets for the nearby Museo Maya de Cancun (Cancun Mayan Museum).

 Exceptional staff that waited on you literally in every aspect. Housekeeping was incredible and the vibe was extremely family friendly!

—Sonja (Booking review)

❤️ why adults will love Royal Sands Cancun

Relax in a soundproofed room, with free WiFi and a pillow-top bed. There’s also outdoor tennis courts, a gym with fitness classes, and complimentary bikes you can use to explore Cancun Beach. Head to the full-service spa for massages, facials, body wraps and treatments.

⭐️ The Royal Sands Resort & Spa Reviews (8.7/10 stars)

We enjoyed our entire stay. Everyone was extremely friendly. Each restaurant had attentive staff that were very friendly as well. We will stay here again. —Chad

Very helpful staff, direct beach access, shuttle between resorts, lots of amenities from tennis courts to gym. Even had free covid tests on-site which took a lot of stress off pre-flying in the current environment. —Avi

🚐💨 How to get to The Royal Sands Resort & Spa

The private shuttle from Cancun Airport is just $55USD round trip ▶︎ BOOK NOW!

📍 The Royal Sands Resort & Spa Address: Blvd. Kukulcan Km 13.5, Zona Hotelera, 77500 Cancún, Quintana Roo, Mexico | Google maps | Book Royal Sands Cancun now


Best All-Inclusive Resorts in Cancun for Families

9. Iberostar Selection Cancun

Enjoy the spectacular pool area and infinity pools at Cancun Iberostar. (All Photos: Expedia, Best Cancun all inclusive resorts for families)

Iberostar Cancun would be my top choice if I were still a kid because it has a pirate ship with water slides at the pool 🏴‍☠️ There are a total of seven pools, including a kid pool which is basically a mini-waterpark. When not swimming, enjoy free WiFi throughout the entire resort.

Amazing days with my family! good food, good vibe, great place to be!!!

—Mariana (Booking review)

❤️ why adults will love Iberostar Cancun

Love sports? ⛳️ Enjoy the resort’s 18-hole golf course and outdoor tennis court. There’s also a gym, spa, and five restaurants. For adults who plan on having a night out, you’re five minutes from Coco Bongo, considered the best club in Cancun, Mexico.

⭐️ Iberostar Selection Cancun Reviews (8.6/10 stars)

The hotel grounds were beautiful and very well taken care of. The food was of good quality and with variety. The breakfast was vast and for different tastes. —Cesar

Overall we had a great time at Iberostar and we have to admit that it exceeded our expectations! The staff went the extra mile to make us feel welcomed and great from the very first moment until the last day. —Alan

🚐💨 How to get to Iberostar Selection Cancun

The private shuttle from Cancun Airport is just $55USD round trip ▶︎ BOOK NOW!

📍 Iberostar Selection Cancun Address: Km. 17, Blvd. Kukulcan, Zona Hotelera, 77500 Cancún, Quintana Roo, Mexico | Google maps | Book Iberostar Cancun now


Best All-Inclusive Resorts in Cancun for Families

10. The Royal Cancun All Inclusive Resort

Situated on Playa Langosta, Royal Cancun All Villas is on one of the best beaches in the Cancun area. (All Photos: Expedia, Best family all inclusive resorts Cancun Mexico)

The Royal Cancun All Villas Resort boasts two pools to enjoy, but also plenty of other activities like kayaking, sailing, beach volleyball, outdoor tennis courts, a playground, and more. It’s located on one of the best Cancun beaches, Playa Langosta Beach.

Great for a family with kids. Property is very clean, big space and it had everything we needed.

—Emmalyn (Booking review)

❤️ why adults will love The Royal Cancun

All villa rooms at this 4-star property have two bedrooms, for a bit of privacy from the kids. There’s also four bars, including a beach bar and swim-up bar in the pool. There are four restaurants to choose from, including casual options and the more upscale Captain’s Cove.

⭐️ The Royal Cancun Reviews (8.7/10 stars)

The restaurant and beach staff were amazing, everyone was really helpful. Can’t complain at all, the access to the beach from my room was great and the entire family loved it. The food was great and tasty! —Oluseun

We chose this hotel, because we needed extra rooms for our family. It was great and comfortable, big living room with the sea view, two bedrooms. —Zhanna

🚐💨 How to get to The Royal Cancun Resort

The private shuttle from Cancun Airport is just $55USD round trip ▶︎ BOOK NOW!

📍 The Royal Cancun Address: Km. 4.5, Blvd. Kukulcan, Zona Hotelera, 77500 Cancún, Quintana Roo, Mexico | Google maps | Book Royal Cancun now


Best All-Inclusive Resorts in Cancun for Families

11. Moon Palace Cancun Resort

With such a massive pool area, Moon Palace Cancun is the ideal place for large families with guests of all ages. (All Photos: Expedia, Best family all inclusive resort in Cancun Mexico)

Moon Palace Cancun has a huge pool area, complete with a kiddie pool and Flowrider Double Wave surfing simulator. The kids will also love the Wired Lounge game room, the Playroom, complete with video games and a creativity station, and ice skating rink (winters only) ❄️

This resort offers so many activities for kids and adults. Staff is friendly and accommodating and tries to go out of their way to make guests comfortable.

Shear (Booking review)

❤️ why adults will love moon palace

Moon Palace Cancún Resort has two “sides of the moon” — Nizuc is a family-friendly resort for younger children, and Sunrise has a nightclub, lively bars and restaurants. No matter where you stay, enjoy full access to both sides of the property, so this is two resorts in one for the adults.

⭐️ moon palace cancun Reviews (8.5/10 stars)

It was a fun family vacation, and the hotel accommodated all our collective needs. —Carlos

 We had an amazing experience at Moon Palace. Everything is superb! The food, the service and amenities. —Bonna

🚐💨 How to get to cancun moon palace

The private shuttle from Cancun Airport is just $55USD round trip ▶︎ BOOK NOW!

📍 Moon Palace Cancun address: Cancun – Chetumal Km 340, Riviera Maya, 77500 Cancún,  Quintana Roo, Mexico | Google maps | Book Moon Palace now


Best All-Inclusive Resorts in Cancun for Families

12. Wyndham Alltra Cancun

With its beautiful look, lux guest rooms and great all inclusive rates, Wyndham Alltra Cancun is a great choice. (All Photos: Expedia, Best Cancun all inclusive family resorts in Mexico)

One of the most beautiful Cancun all inclusive resort options, the Wyndham Alltra Cancun is located right on the white sands of Playa Chac Mool Beach. It has two swimming pools, including a children’s pool with a mini-waterpark and slides.

The staff were professional and attentive. The food in the restaurants was excellent. The pool was clean. The activities in the evenings were very good and entertaining.

—Kenia (Booking review)

❤️ why adults will love Wyndham Alltra

Pamper yourself with a treatment at the full service spa, Aura, or enjoy an in-room massage (extra charge). There are five restaurants with a variety of cuisines (Mexican, Asian, Italian), as well as three bars, including a beach bar and poolside bar.

⭐️ Wyndham Alltra Cancun Reviews (8.7/10 stars)

I can’t say enough. There are no words. Our stay was amazing, everyone was so kind and courteous. Prices were very reasonable and all services including live music entertainment were exceptional! —Wendyan

Beautiful location, great facilities, awesome food and amazing staff. Was worth the stay. I can’t wait to go back. —Vinesh

🚐💨 How to get to Wyndham Alltra Cancun

The private shuttle from Cancun Airport is just $55USD round trip ▶︎ BOOK NOW!

📍 Wyndham Alltra Cancun Address: Blvd. Kukulcan KM. 11.5, Punta Cancun, Zona Hotelera, 77500 Cancún, Quintana Roo, Mexico | Google maps | Book Wyndham Alltra now


Best All-Inclusive Resorts in Cancun for Families

13. Paradisus Cancun Beach Resort

Paradisus Cancun is one of the best all-inclusive resorts Cancun Mexico has! (All Photos: Expedia, Best all inclusive family Cancun resorts)

Situated between the Caribbean Sea or Nichupté Lagoon, all rooms at Paradisus Cancun Beach Resort have a beautiful view. This is one of the largest and best Cancun resorts, with three huge pools, water activities and water sports are also available.

Beautiful hotel, it has lots of personality and it stands out from all the other hotels in the area.

—Marion (Booking review)

❤️ why adults will love Cancun Paradisus Resort

Paradisus Cancun offers 10 restaurants, including the poolside La Veranda and elegant Ku-Nah, and nine bars located throughout the resort. Head to YHI Spa for a variety of traditional therapies, including Ayurvedic (Indian), Balinese and Thai, and take a Tai-Chi class in the fitness center.

⭐️ Paradisus Cancun Reviews (8.2/10 stars)

We loved the staff, resort, food, scenery! We traveled with our little one and she loved it too! —Hana

Absolutely beautiful resort, so clean, so safe and excellent food! So many choices! The beach at the hotel was maintained well and the staff was all very helpful and friendly. —Jen

🚐💨 How to get to Paradisus Cancun

The private shuttle from Cancun Airport is just $55USD round trip ▶︎ BOOK NOW!

📍 Paradisus Cancun Address: Blvd. Kukulcan km 16.5, Zona Hotelera, 77500 Cancún, Quintana Roo, Mexico | Google maps | Book Paradisus Cancun now


Best All-Inclusive Resorts in Cancun for Families

14. Seadust Cancun Family Resort

A great choice for families with young kids, Seadust Cancun has a great small waterpark with fun pool games and slides. (All Photos: Expedia, Cancun all-inclusive family resorts with water park)

Seadust Cancun (formerly Great Parnassus Cancun) is one of the best Cancun all-inclusive resorts with a waterpark — Treasure Island Water Park. There are also two pools, one overlooking the tennis courts and one on the beach, mini golf, a playground, rock climbing wall, and more.

It was a really pleasant and convenient family vacation with two little kids.

—Olly (Booking review)

❤️ why adults will love Seadust Cancun

The resort has an impressive 11 restaurants and 11 bars! There’s also a theater with live shows at night, mini casino with table games, full spa and state-of-the art gym. There’s a Kids Club for the youngsters, and you can arrange babysitting (for a fee through the Baby Club).

⭐️ Seadust Cancun Reviews (8/10 stars)

We have vacationed several times to this hotel and we just love it, and we keep going back. The property is constantly being cleaned and the staff is great. We will return soon —Ramon

The facility had everything we could have wanted – multiple good restaurants. Plenty of activities for kids and families. Very fun karaoke bar. Staff was friendly, accommodating, and very engaging. —Laith

🚐💨 How to get to Seadust Cancun hotel

The private shuttle from Cancun Airport is just $55USD round trip ▶︎ BOOK NOW!

📍 Seadust Cancun Address: Blvd. Kukulcan Km 17, Zona Hotelera, 77500 Cancún, Quintana Roo, Mexico | Google maps | Book Seadust Cancun now


Best All-Inclusive Resorts in Cancun for Families

15. GR Solaris Cancun (GR Caribe By Solaris)

GR Caribe is one of the best resorts in Cancun Mexico for families. (All Photos: Expedia, Best kid friendly resort in Cancun Mexico)

GR Caribe By Solaris Deluxe sits on a private beach near Punta Nizuc on the south end of the Zona Hotelera (Hotel Zone). There’s a large pool area, which includes a kiddie pool located next to the Kids’ Club Cinema, mini golf, kayaks and pedal boats.

 Everything exceeded my son and myself expectations, couldn’t have asked for anything more really

—Mark (Booking review)

❤️ why adults will love GR Caribe Cancun

It’s located on a private beach, so you’ll have more privacy than most all-inclusive Cancun resorts offer. Enjoy a variety of dining options at the five restaurants, serving different types of cuisine that rotate throughout the week, and bars serving unlimited alcoholic beverages.

⭐️ GR Caribe By Solaris Reviews (8.1/10 stars)

Super short ride from the airport- perfect because my kids were tired of traveling. They were super accommodating with a crib for the baby and the live entertainment was AMAZING. World class dance show. I’ll be back for sure. —Sara

It’s beautiful, right on the beach, with great views and nice rooms. The hotel was great and workers were very nice. —Reba

🚐💨 How to get to GR Caribe By Solaris

The private shuttle from Cancun Airport is just $55USD round trip ▶︎ BOOK NOW!

📍 GR Caribe By Solaris Address: Km. 20.5 bis 2da etapa Sección A, Blvd. Kukulcan LT 64, Zona Hotelera, 77500 Cancún, Quintana Roo, Mexico | Google maps | Book GR Solaris now


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16. Hard Rock Hotel Cancun

Had Rock is one of the best kid friendly Cancun resorts. (All Photos: Expedia, Best family all inclusive Cancun resorts)

Hit the beach, dine at Family Buffet by Pizzeto, and enjoy a drink at the two swim-up bars. All rooms have thoughtful touches like free minibar items, bathrobes, free WiFi, LCD TVs with satellite channels, 24-hour room service, premium bedding and rainfall showerheads.

Always a safe bet when you have teens and older children. It’s as enjoyable for them, and also for me as a father.

—Ricardo (Expedia review)

⭐️ Hard rock hotel cancun Reviews (4.1/5 Stars)

I really enjoyed the pool, and the large jacuzzi tub in the room. We ate at the restaurant in the morning and the food and coffee were fantastic. —David

We were celebrating our son’s (twins) 30th birthday. Beautiful hotel & beach.The waiters at the beach and in the restaurants made sure you want for nothing. —Glen

🚐💨 How to get to Hard Rock Cancun

The private shuttle from Cancun Airport is just $55USD round trip ▶︎ BOOK NOW!

📍 Hard Rock Hotel Cancun address: Blvd. Kukulcan 14.5, Zona Hotelera, 77500 Cancún, Quintana Roo, Mexico | Google maps | Book Hard Rock Cancun now


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17. Club Med Cancun Yucatan

Club Med has some of the best all-inclusive resorts in Mexico for families. (All Photos: Club Med Cancun Yucatan Mexico, Best Cancun family all inclusive resorts in Mexico)

Discover the wonders of Mexico in this environmentally friendly resort on a pristine stretch of Riviera Maya beach. Recently redesigned, you’ll love the new accommodations, Club Med Spa by Comfort Zone and three restaurants, including one fine dining Mexican restaurant.

The Kidz Club team was so welcoming and warm with my children, not to mention FUN! So full of kindness and energy for all different types of kids.

—Kristen M. (Tripadvisor review)

⭐️ Club Med Cancun Reviews (4.5/5 Stars)

We spent 12 nights for our Cancun family vacation at Club Med Cancun. Overall it was an excellent experience. —Pierre A.

I have just come back from an impromptu trip to club med Cancun, and I am more than happy with the way my two week vacation has pan out. —Cat D.

🚐💨 How to get to Club Med Cancun

The private shuttle from Cancun Airport is just $55USD round trip ▶︎ BOOK NOW!

📍 Club Med Cancun Yucatan Address: Nizuc, Carretera, Zona Hotelera, 77500 Cancún, Quintana Roo, Mexico | Google maps | Book Cancun Club Med now


It’s easy to see why Cancun is so popular with all travelers who want an all inclusive stay — from families with kids to Spring Break trips.
Best All-Inclusive Resorts in Cancun for Families

Cancun Mexico Travel: Frequently Asked Questions

Is Cancun Open for Travel?

Yes — Cancun, Mexico is open! In fact, it never really closed to travelers. To track numbers for Covid in Cancun, check the Mexican government’s official site here. Check the status for Quintana Roo State in southeast Mexico, where Cancun is located.

What’s the best time to visit Cancun?

The best time to go to Cancun is from November to April, during the dry season, when the weather’s cool and the mosquitoes are at bay. This is also the high season or busy season, so expect the biggest crowds and highest price tags.

Located in the Caribbean, Cancun is susceptible to hurricanes and bad storms in the rainy season of May to late-October. However, if you don’t mind some rain, prices are lowest in the Cancun off-season, from June to September.

cancun weather

🥵 Keep in mind temperatures often feel 5°-10°F hotter because of the humidity.

Is Cancun safe for travelers?

For the most part, Cancun is safe for travelers. That’s not to say bad things don’t happen in Cancun; they do. However, if you always remain aware of yourself, your surroundings and your belongings, you should be safe in Cancun, Mexico — like millions of other travelers are, year after year.

🚨 If Cancun and Mexico travel safety are on your mind, check out these 25 Mexico safety tips, and purchase travel insurance for Mexico.

Where is Cancun, Mexico?

Cancun is located in Quintana Roo State, one of the three states that make up Mexico’s Yucatan Peninsula. It is located about two hours north of Tulum, and one hour north of Playa del Carmen. To the west, you’ll find the ancient ruins of Chichen Itza and the colorful colonial city of Mérida.

Cancun Map

What’s the closest airport to Cancun?

There is an airport in Cancun — the Cancun International Airport (code: CUN) — so you’ll fly there. It’s located closer to Downtown Cancun, but also not far from the best all-inclusive resorts in Cancun for families, which are all located on Cancun Beach in the Zona Hotelera (Hotel Zone).

📍 How far is Cancun Airport from Cancun Beach? The distance from Cancun Airport to the Cancun Hotel Zone is about 14 miles (23 km), and about 30 minutes of drive time.

What’s the best Cancun Airport shuttle?

The best way to get from Cancun Airport to your resort is via private shuttle service with Cancun Airport Transportation. This is by far the safest, easiest, fastest, most stress-free and most hassle-free way to get from Cancun Airport to your hotel, with door to door service.

At just $55USD for round trip service for up to three people ($65 for 4-6 people, and $80 for 7-8 people), your private shuttle will meet you curbside just outside the airport, pack up your luggage, and whisk you away to your hour hotel in a safe, comfy, air-conditioned van.

🚗💨 Note: There’s no Uber in Cancun!

stone temple at El Meco, Cancun, Best Mayan Ruins in the Yucatan
El Meco Mayan Ruins, located just minutes from the beautiful beaches of Cancun Mexico and best all-inclusive resorts for families.

What are the best things to do in Cancun, Mexico?

There are so many Cancun things to do off-resort. Explore the ancient Mayan Ruins near Cancun — Tulum Ruins and Chichen Itza — swim with the turtles in Akumal, visit the MUSA underwater museum, or take a day trip to Isla Mujeres, Playa del Carmen and “The Yellow City” of Izamal.

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What do I pack for Cancun All Inclusive Resorts?

Wondering what to put on your Mexico packing list? Since the resort will have much of what you need, you’ll want to pack lots of bathing suits, and light, breathable clothing for your Mexico outfits. Cancun is located in the Yucatan Peninsula, which has a hot and tropical climate all year.

🧳 Besides clothes, here are a few suggestions on what to pack for Cancun Mexico:

Final Thoughts: Best All-Inclusive Resorts in Cancun for Families

🤔 Are Cancun Mexico all inclusive family resorts worth It?

YES — What’s not to love about paying one price for everything, and enjoying exclusive service on one of the most beautiful Caribbean beaches in the world?! All-inclusive family friendly resorts in Cancun Mexico are great because all you have to do is show up, and enjoy!

However, no two “best all inclusive resorts Cancun” are created equal. You’ll always want to read reviews before booking — which I’ve done for you in this article. Before you go, here are my personal picks for the best all inclusive resorts for families in Cancun:

Mexico Travel Planning Guide

🚑 Should I buy Mexico travel insurance? 100% YES! — With basic coverage averaging just $5-10USD per day, enjoy peace of mind with a plan from World Nomads, the biggest name in travel insurance. (Read more)

💧Can you drink the water in Mexico? No — You’ll want to buy a Water-To-Go Bottle, which filters your drinking water so you don’t get sick from drinking water in Mexico, and helps keep you hydrated while traveling Mexico. (Read more)

🚙💨 Is it safe to rent a car in Mexico? Yes — Renting a car in Mexico is one of the best ways to see the country! I always rent with Discover Cars, which checks both international companies and local Mexican companies, so you get the best rates. (Read more)

📲 Will my phone work in Mexico? Maybe — It depends on your company, so check with your provider. If you don’t have free Mexico service, buy a Telcel SIM Card. As Mexico’s largest carrier, Telcel has the best coverage of any Mexico SIM Cards. (Read more)

🏩 What’s the best way to book my Mexico accommodation? For Mexico hotels and hostels, Booking is the best site. If you’re considering a Mexico Airbnb, don’t forget to also check VRBO, which is often cheaper than Airbnb!

🧳 What do I pack for Mexico? Head to the Ultimate Mexico Packing List + FREE Checklist Download to get all the info you need on packing for Mexico.

✈️ What’s the best site to buy Mexico flights? For finding cheap Mexico flights, I recommend Skyscanner.

🎫 Do I need a visa for Mexico? Likely Not — U.S., Canadian and most European Passport holders don’t need a visa for Mexico; but check here to see if you do need a Mexico travel visa. The majority of travelers will receive a 180-Day FMM Tourist Visa upon arrival.