All-Inclusive Family-Friendly Beach Resorts in Mexico
Want a taste of paradise? Mexico is the place for your next family vacation. Numerous resorts can be found along the country’s coast, many of which maintain high standards of style and luxury.
But you want more than just a high-class resort — you want all-inclusive vacation packages, kid-friendly activities, and lots of opportunities for the whole family to have fun. No problem! These six all-inclusive beach resorts in Mexico provide comforts for mom and dad, as well as the kids. This means no member of the family is left out of the excitement . . . so check them out!
The all-inclusive Beach Palace Cancun resort boasts a tropical vibe that perfectly compliments its Caribbean surroundings. The hotel overlooks Nichupte Lagoon and is close to some of the region’s most popular attractions.
Arrange excursions to local Mayan ruins at Chichen Itza or Tulum to learn about this highly-intelligent, pre-Columbian civilization. Families should also check out Wet ‘n Wild Water Park, located conveniently in Cancun’s Hotel Zone. Back at the hotel, kids can hang out at the Play Room where they can game it up or take a dip in the kids’ pool.
When it’s time to get a bite to eat, try one of the hotel’s several onsite restaurants. The names say it all: Wok serves Oriental cuisine, Tequila serves Mexican food, Bocelli and La Terraza serve Italian dishes, and the Pool & Snack Bar is the place for — you guessed it — snacks by the pool! 24 hour room service is also available.
The all-inclusive Club Med Ixtapa has recently been voted one of the best family resorts by TripAdvisor. Indulge in a world of relaxation on Mexico’s Pacific coast at this non-smoking resort that caters to travelers of all ages. The resort offers Club Med programs for toddlers, kids, tweens, and teens that arrange fun daily activities to keep young travelers entertained.
The hotel provides a special room for preparing baby meals that is open 24 hours a day. There is also a ‘baby corner’ in the main restaurant where parents can fix up meals for their infants and toddlers, as well as a special Baby Restaurant located within the La Sirena Restaurant.
Looking for ways to keep little ones busy? Kids can sign up for basketball, golf, and tennis lessons or take part in the Petit Chef Program that teaches them how to cook local dishes. Parents need a night to themselves? Babysitting is available upon request.
The Panama Jack Resort in Mexico’s famous hotel zone sits right on the beach and offers easy access to Cancun’s shops, restaurants, and attractions. Family suites have private balconies or terraces with views of the Caribbean Sea. Several restaurants can be found at the resort, and suite service is available from 7am until 11pm everyday for guests who want to enjoy gourmet meals from the comfort of their room.
Visit the pirate splash park to ride its water slide or wade in the wave pool before playing a round at the mini golf course. Children can spend the day at the Camp Jack, while teens and tweens will want to hang out at #Hashtag, playing video games and chatting away.
The Grand Velas Riviera Maya is an all-inclusive resort located on Mexico’s Riviera Maya surrounded by a lush jungle. Take part in exciting family activities that include swimming with dolphins and scuba diving at white sand beaches that run right up to your hotel.
The Kid’s Club arranges daily activities for guests ages 5 through 12. There is also a Teen’s Club with video games, billiards, a dance floor, and a bar area serving non-alcoholic beverages and snacks. Check out the children’s pool where youngsters can go for a swim, or make a 4-mile trip to Playa del Carmen to spend the day at this popular beach town.
Stay at the Iberostar Paraiso Maya to enjoy 5-star, all-inclusive luxuries at a prime beach location between Cancun and Playa del Carmen. The resort features Mayan art throughout the hotel and traditional Mexican palapas on the beach. There are also onsite swimming pools, a wave pool, and a lazy river.
Little ones will have no problem staying entertained at the kids’ pool, Kids’ Water Park, or Lucy’s Club that offers fun daily activities. There is also a mini-discotheque where children can practice their dance moves and a Teen’s Club with Wii and Xbox consoles for guests 13 to 17 years old.
There are several dining options at the hotel, but kids will be most interested in El Mirador ice cream parlor and snack bar.
The Paradisus Playa del Carmen La Esmeralda lets kids stay for free and offers a long list of all-inclusive amenities for families. Enjoy access to a private bay, 14 high-class restaurants, and a special Kids’ Zone where youngsters can play games or take part in cooking workshops.
Stay in the family concierge rooms and make use of the heated family pool and personalized poolside butler service. In-room amenities range from laundry collection and shoeshine services to luxurious spa treatments. There are lots of restaurants at the resort, so be sure to ask the concierge for recommendations based on your family’s personal tastes.
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