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Every country has its options for budget luxury resorts. While not all cater best to families, Mexico has some great options to choose from. Here are our top picks for families when traveling with children to Mexico.
Center of Cancun Location
Stay in the center of Zona Hotelera in Cancun when you book a room at Grand Fiesta Americana Coral Beach Cancun. With 602 suites total, all come with private terraces and ocean views. Upgrade to the Presidential Suite for two levels, panoramic views, and separate kitchen and living rooms. Guests can enjoy the private beach, three swim-up bars, and heated pool for free. A full-service spa is on-site for luxury treatments as well as a steam room and hair salon. The Kidz Club keeps children busy playing while adults can enjoy the Grand Beach Club for exclusive service. Guests can walk out the resort to tour downtown Cancun and ferry over to Isla Mujeres for an island day trip. Room rates average at $269 per night.
Mayan Influence & Amenities
For travelers searching for a more complete package, choose the Omni Cancun Hotel & Villas All Inclusive. Options for rooms are plenty from standard garden view rooms up to three-story villas. Rooms come with Mayan decor, marbled floors, and modern finishings. All rooms include purified tap water, TV with international channels, and Wi-Fi service for a small fee. Guests can enjoy eight restaurants, three swimming pools, and a Jacuzzi beach bar on the grounds. Activities on-site include watersports for all ages, boating, dance lessons, and kids’ parties are offered every Sunday. Book in the low season for rates as low as $147 per night.
Cultural Experience on a Budget
Enjoy a stay at Finest Playa Mujeres by Excellence Group – All Inclusive where you will enjoy many cultural experiences. Suites are as large as 800 square feet or more and come with modern, Mexican design. Features are spa-like bathrooms, furnished outdoor balconies, free Wi-Fi, and minibars. Adults can upgrade to the Excellence Club Suites for an adults-only experience with a romantic focus. The hotel grounds include 12 restaurants featuring cuisines from around the world. Guests can enjoy happy hour at 16 different bars, and children can join the performances in the evenings. Partaking in daily activities is a long list for everyone which includes kayaking, yoga, bicycling, and more. Room rates begin at $299 per night.
Comfort on the West Coast
Find yourself on the West Coast of Mexico at Dreams Puerto Vallarta Resort & Spa All Inclusive. The resort, re-branded to Hyatt Ziva Puerto Vallarta, offers close distance to downtown Puerto Vallarta. With 335 suites, all come equipped with furnished balconies, rainfall showers, and in-suite drinks and snacks. Upgrade to the Swim Up King Suite for a terrace with a semi-private pool. Hotel grounds include dining at four restaurants and tequila tasting. Days at the resort feature relaxation at five swimming pools and enjoying the infinity hot tub. Kayaking, jungle excursions, and cooking lessons are complimentary. Room rates begin at $236 per night.
For families looking for resorts that cater to all ages, these above are the best that will not disappoint.
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