Best family-friendly hotels in Cancun

I bet you couldn’t be more excited for the vacation season! This is the best time of the year to relax, spend quality time with the family, and get to know amazing new places. What better place than the hottest spots in Cancun to experience all this?
We’ve listed seven of our favorite family-friendly hotels in Cancun. If you´re ready to have a blast with the whole fam this summer, these are the top resorts you will want to visit.

Get ready to pack your bags and have the time of your life in our favorite family-friendly hotels in Cancun.

1. Hyatt Ziva Cancun

Hyatt Ziva Cancun is, without a doubt, at the top of our list. This all-inclusive hotel is perfectly located right in front of Punta Cancun and surrounded by the Caribbean Sea. If you love serene beaches, this is the resort for you.

You´re wondering about the food, right? This family-friendly hotel includes seven restaurants, lounges, and 9 bars that will thrill the foodie inside you. French, Asian, Italian and classic American plates are sure to delight even the pickiest of eaters. The best part is you can have your private dinner in the comfort of your suite at any time!

Hyatt Ziva also has three pools, plus one dolphin pool and two different beaches. What else do you need? If your family is adventurous, this hotel has activities where you can practice water polo in the pool, take dance classes, or improve your golf swing with their virtual golf experience, “Mulligan’Z.

We know every member of the family has specific tastes, and this resort has everyone covered. The kids can enjoy playing water games at their Kidz Club and the teenagers won´t want to leave their Moods Lounge and Club.


Hyatt Ziva Cancun Family


2. Royalton Riviera Cancun

As they like to say, at Royalton Riviera Cancun, everyone is family. This family-friendly resort is an all-inclusive hotel from the Autograph Collection Group. They promise to give you adventure and entertainment on your vacations with them.
This resort lets you experience the following:

  • Royalton Fit: a modern gym with classes taught by an instructor
  • Daily animation and night shows
  • Exciting water sports
  • Supervised children’s clubs and multiple activities
  • Unlimited dining without reservation, national and international liquors
  • Casino del Mar
  • Royal Spa

Their luxury suites are to die for, and who doesn’t love a nice bed, right? Well, each of them has an exclusive DreamBed where your rest will feel magical.

When it comes to the food, this family-friendly hotel will delight your palate with its local and international delicacies at the buffet-style or à la carte restaurants. You can also grab a signature cocktail and mingle with other guests at the numerous hotel bars, and lastly, treat yourself to a mid-afternoon coffee and a delicious dessert at the café.


Royalton Riviera Cancun


3. Paradisus Cancun

Paradisus Cancun is the place to enjoy Cancun´s beauty in every possible way. This all-inclusive hotel for families will wow you with its spectacular architecture and the influences of Mayan culture. Their exclusive services are like nothing you´ve ever experienced.

Their gastronomy is one of the main reasons why this resort is an excellent option to visit this summer. You can satisfy your palate at their restaurant, Sal Steak Cave. The best cuts of meat and the highest quality ingredients are prepared by their expert chefs with the most avant-garde techniques and high-tech equipment.

If you´re a spiritual person, this family hotel has a beautiful cenote only a few minutes away where you can enjoy an energy cleansing Mayan Ritual with a shaman or take a calming yoga class.


Paradisus Cancun All Inclusive


4. Wyndham Altra Cancun

This all-inclusive hotel for families is right in the center of Cancun’s Hotel Zone and makes you feel like you´re in a tropical paradise. In Wyndham Altra Cancun you will find sparkling swimming pools, a private beachfront, and fun activities such as oceanfront yoga, live entertainment and more.

The kids will surely love this resort where they can relish in activities like water sports, beach games, and nightly shows at Camp Alltra. If you have teenagers who think this family vacation might not be any fun, no worries! Hashtag is a teenage program for kids 13-17 where they can socialize and participate in activities like Wii competitions.

If you´re looking for absolute relaxation, Wyndham Altra´s Aura Spa offers a luxurious salon service with natural therapies and ancient treatments.


Wyndham Altra Cancun Family


5. Hilton Cancun Mar Caribe All-Inclusive Resort

The new property by Hilton, formerly known as Royal Uno All-Inclusive Resort & Spa is a cozy, family-friendly hotel in Cancun and is an excellent option to spend time with the gang. Here you will find serenity and tranquility in every room thanks to their amazing sea views, and honestly, who doesn’t love waking up to a beautiful view?

This resort was made so you can enjoy it with all your senses. Every meal has to be a memorable experience that will leave you wanting more, so make sure you delight yourself with its creative cuisine.

You can also savor their exotic cocktails with an incredible view of the terrace, beach bars and multiple pools.


Hilton Cancun Mar Caribe


6. Seadust Cancun

Seadust is an all-inclusive hotel for families situated around the gorgeous white-sand beaches of Cancun. This is one of our favorites because of the impressive views of turquoise waters and the famous Nichupté Lagoon. You´ll feel like you´re in heaven.

This resort is known for having unlimited fun, and by that, we mean you can enjoy activities every day like zip lines, theaters, water sports, and a water park for children! What better way to please your kids than a water park right!?

Their foodie experience includes 10 restaurants and bars where you can choose meals from all over the world, like Italian, Japanese, Mediterranean, and more. You may also have some snacks at their poolside snack bar and treat yourself to a dessert at the coffee bar.

This family-friendly hotel also loves to pamper its guests with a customizable Beauty Salon Experience. You can get your nails done and get professional makeup and hair care.


Seadust Cancun Family


7. Nickelodeon

If your family is a huge SpongeBob fan, then this family-friendly hotel will give them the time of their lives. Nickelodeon resorts are designed for families who want to experience another level of fun on their vacations.

In this hotel, you will have access to:

  • All Oceanfront Swim-up Suites
  • Aqua Nick®: Fun in the water
  • Nickelodeon™ Place: Character experiences and entertainment for all ages
  • Nickelodeon™ Fun with World-Class Karisma Gourmet Inclusive® Experiences
  • Play for days: Club Nick (a hangout just for kids), Plaza Orange (dance parties), Immersive theater experience, Slime! and more
  • Five-Star luxury

The Karisma Gourmet Inclusive Experience was created to combine the best experiences for both parents and kids. It treats you to gourmet dining, premium drinks, personalized service, access to the 6-acre waterpark Aqua Nick, meeting your favorite Nickelodeon™ friends, participating in Nickelodeon™-themed activities, and more!

These are all included with your stay. If you´re all about having fun drinks, Nickelodeon serves all types of beverages at the beachfront tiki-style. Upon arrival, you’ll be greeted with a festive sparkling wine for you and a Slime Smoothie for the kids. This joyful welcome sets the tone for your stay.


Nickelodeon Hotel Riviera Maya All Inclusive



Now that you’ve learned all about the best family-friendly hotels in Cancun, you probably can’t wait to book your next trip to Mexico.

Cancun offers an impressive variety of family-friendly hotels, each with its own unique charm, amenities, and engaging activities. Whether your family seeks an adventurous vacation filled with water sports and exploration or a relaxing getaway with luxurious spa treatments and fine dining, this spot has something for everyone.

So pack your bags and bring your loved ones to experience the ultimate family vacation in the sun-kissed paradise of Cancun.


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