By Laura Winfree
August 08, 2014
Best Family Hotels in Cancun
Credit: Courtesy of Great Parnassus Cancun

Amazing pool areas, great beaches, tons of activities, and exciting all-day kids clubs—the destination of Cancun is filled with beach resorts offering everything you look for in a Caribbean family vacation. While Cancun once had a reputation as a Spring Break city, today it has transformed into so much more; now you can discover an endless list of things to do and places to see that mom, dad, and the kids will all love. Spend your family vacation exploring the region’s spectacular nature parks, touring ancient Mayan ruins, and relaxing all day at your fun-filled resort. The hotels listed below are the very best places to stay and hang out during your next Cancun family vacation. All of them feature a stunning beachfront location in the Hotel Zone along with special kid-friendly amenities and services, so you can’t go wrong when choosing one of these family-oriented retreats in beautiful Cancun, Mexico.

Paradisus Cancun

This massive all-inclusive family getaway has modern tropical design along with remarkable amenities to fill your vacation, including four lagoon-style pools, nine on-site restaurants, a nine-hole golf course, free Wi-F,i and 24-hour room service. Book the Family Concierge option to get in-room video games and additional amenity kits for kids and grownups alike.

Great Parnassus Cancun

Home to the exciting Treasure Island Kids Water Park, this all-inclusive resort is a paradise for kids. Enjoy 10 restaurants, a movie theater, pool areas for families and adults-only, and a miniature golf course. Younger guests will love the activities at the baby club, kids club, and teen club, while parents can enjoy the resort’s three swim-up bars.

Hard Rock Cancun

Turn your whole family into a group of rock stars when choosing this all inclusive beach resort. In addition to the famous Hard Rock style, you’ll also discover family-friendly extras like a room service menu for kids and organized family activities. The kids club has a pool, trampoline and game room, while the teen club on the beach offers video games, a pool table, a nightclub, and more.

Fiesta Americana Grand Coral Beach

This luxury version of a Cancun family resort has an unbeatable location in the exciting Punta Cancun area. Spend your vacation relaxing in the immense lagoon-style pool, indulging at the five on-site restaurants, and enjoying ocean views from the comfort of your room. The Fiesta Kids Club has a supervised pool area, beach games, arts and crafts, and many other activities throughout the day.

Club Med Cancun

Experience the beauty of an isolated location at the southern tip of the Cancun Hotel Zone. This activity-packed all inclusive resort features three restaurants, water sports, and a breathtaking white-sand beach. You’ll also find plenty to do for all ages thanks to the baby club, kids club, and teen club.