Cancun Hotel Guide

This Cancun Hotel Guide will give you the best advice to select your perfect hotel in and around Cancun Mexico.

Cancun Areas

Near Cancun you can find all kinds of hotels and world-class resorts tailored for all tastes. Here are the areas that divide Cancun:

  • Cancun Hotel Zone
    On the Cancun island shaped as a number 7.

  • Cancun Downtown
    In town where the locals live, and the traditional Mexico streets and markets.

  • Isla Mujeres
    Northeast of Cancun there is a small island called "Women Island"

  • Riviera Maya - Center - Playa del Carmen Near the town of Playa del Carmen

  • Riviera Maya - North
    Between Cancun and Playa del Carmen

  • Riviera Maya - South
    South of Playa del Carmen to Tulum

If you want night life action, is better to stay in the Cancun Hotel Zone since the most looked after best bars and restaurants are located in this area. Most resorts have their own nightlife and some of their clubs will be popular during certain periods... but for guaranteed fun, go to the bars in the Northern side of the island.

If you want to relax, select a hotel near Playa del Carmen with great beaches, and a lot of fun activities.

Cancun Hotel Guide

In this section find useful information about the most popular hotels in Cancun.

Top Luxury Hotels

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  • Fiesta Americana Grand Coral Beach Cancun Resort & Spa *****
    Top of the line hotel at Punta Cancun in the North of the Cancun island. Major Cancun shopping centers are 1.5 miles away. Huge 200 meter long pool.

  • The Ritz-Carlton Cancun *****
    Luxury hotel in the middle of the Cancun island with good deals every once in a while. Excellent food and beautiful high ceiling rooms. This is said to be the best hotel in Cancun.

  • Excellence Playa Mujeres Adults Only All Inclusive *****
    Luxury hotel for adults only located North of Cancun with a golf course designed by Greg Norman. Excellent romantic resort!

All Inclusive Cancun Hotel Guide

There are dozens of All-Inclusive hotel options available. It is the most popular way of traveling because it makes your budgeting more accurate, it is very convenient as you do not have to be carrying money around, and it can also be very affordable.

  • Excellence Playa Mujeres Adults Only All Inclusive *****
    Luxury hotel for adults only located North of Cancun with a golf course designed by Greg Norman. Excellent romantic resort!

  • The Royal Cancun All Inclusive Spa & Resort ****½
    All Inclusive Resort with premium amenities (including premium brand alcoholic beverages, and gourmet restaurants).

  • Le Blanc Spa Resort All Inclusive ****½
    Adults only resort in the Cancun hotel zone. Excellent reviews.

  • Cancun Palace All Inclusive ****
    Modern facilities resort in the Cancun hotel area. Best reviews for a 4 star hotel.

  • Isla Mujeres Palace All Inclusive Resort ****
    Couple only resort in Isla Mujeres. All rooms with hammocks and jetted tubs. Excellent reviews.

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  • Riu Palace Las Americas All Inclusive Resort ****
    Excellent location in Cancun hotel zone. Good reviews. Can be more affordable than other 4 star hotels.

  • Fiesta Americana Condesa All Inclusive ****
    Good location. Great pools with waterfalls. Food is okay.

  • Park Royal Cancun All Inclusive ****
    Good hotel in great location in Cancun hotel zone. Great value for your money.

Cancun Budget Hotels

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  • Hotel Bahia Chac Chi ***
    Great reviews. Located in Isla Mujeres.

  • Beachscape Kin ha Villas & Suites ***
    Great reviews and recommendations. Very well located in the Northern part of the hotel zone.


Cancun will not disappoint you with its resorts, beaches culture, hospitality, and the variety of things to do. We hope you find this Cancun Hotel Guide useful.




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