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Hotels in Cancun

History Behind the Area

The first inhabitants of the area were the Mayans and there are many historical sites today that share the history and culture of these great people. After the Conquest, the island was listed as Cancun which can be translated as “enchanted snake”.

The Mexican government funded the development of the island into the tourism location it is as it was only inhabited by a few people to begin with. They developed the island and in the 1970’s it became a hub in the Caribbean. This is the go to place today for visiting the area and people from all around the world visit there yearly.

Ruins around the city tell the story of generations past. Downtown you’ll find the El Rey ruins to explore. In the jungle nearby the Coba ruins offer a unique story and adventure. The Mayan culture is woven throughout the city and invites you to be a part of it yourself.

Beautiful White Beaches

With 14 miles of beaches, there’s a spot just for you and your family. These beautiful beaches offer amazing views of the Caribbean and perfect locations for you to relax. Water sports abound in this area with water skiing, jet skiing, glass bottom boat excursions and fishing charters available. Spend the day with your family building amazing sand castle displays or just swimming in the beautiful turquoise waters.

Explore the underwater areas with scuba diving adventures. Amazing coral reefs make for awe inspiring scuba diving experiences. Choose one of the hotels in Cancun on the water to be at the beach within a few steps of your door. Stay right on the beach or explore the private hotel beach areas that are part of your stay. Whether you want to surf the waves or just relax with a book in the sun, these beaches offer everything you could dream of.

Hotel Zone

The infamous Hotel Zone is where you’ll find the majority of the hotels in Cancun. This area offers a variety of spa hotels, family-friendly resorts, and those perfect for your romantic getaway. The main boulevard through the area is Kukulcan Boulevard. This is your one and only way in and out of the area. You’ll find exciting nightclubs, restaurants, and adventures all right in this area. You’ll love the Party Zone area where the nightlife comes to life. Enjoy experiencing the bars and dancing right in this area as the sun sets.

Downtown Area

If you’re looking for a little less nightlife and partying, the downtown area is perfect for you. Family-friendly hotels offer easy access to the attractions without being in the major party areas. Delicious restaurants and great shopping areas make it easy to have a nice slow day without going far from the hotel.

El Rey Archaeological Site

This amazing site offers a unique look at the Mayan civilization and how they lived in times past. This is Cancun’s largest site like this and offers you a look back into Mexico’s history.

Chichen-Itza Pyramids

You’ve probably heard of these pyramids in history class but now you have a chance to visit them for yourself. These amazing displays of architecture await as a city in Yucatan. While it’s a little over two hours from Cancun, it’s definitely a sight you want to add to your itinerary. This is one of the largest Mayan Cities known and offers a look back into the history and culture of these peoples.

Unique View

If you’re looking for an exciting way to see around the Caribbean, check out the submarine tours. Leave your claustrophobia behind as you venture underwater to see amazing fish, coral reefs, and other sea life. Stay safe and dry as you view the beautiful underwater areas and don’t forget to watch out for sharks!

Shop Till You Drop!

Find a souvenir to take home or just browse the amazing products Cancun provides. Your hotels in Cancun put you in close proximity to a variety of exciting shopping areas. Cancun is a duty free zone so you can enjoy great bargains on your favorite items. Discover the open-air market where you’re sure to find treasures that will please everyone.

Kukulcan Plaza is in the Hotel Zone and offers a luxurious shopping area. Search through the jewelry stores, boutiques, and more before heading to the next location. La Isla is a village that offers a unique shopping experience. Nestled on the Lagoon, this unique area offers an open-air shopping area with entertainment and dining mixed in.

Head to the biggest shopping mall in the area at Plaza Las Americas. Discover the largest flea market in the area at Market 28. Combine shopping with bowling, theater, and a coffee shop at the Paseo Cancun area.

Get Ready For Adventure

Whether you’re on a romantic getaway or you’re looking to spend the time with family, the hotels in Cancun offer a convenient spot for your trip. Get ready to party and enjoy the nightlife in the Hotel Zone area. Luxurious shopping, dining, and all the parties you could want await. Head to the Downtown area for a slower pace and more family friendly atmosphere.

Take a pleasure boat cruise around the area for a romantic dinner or just for your exploration. Check out the Wet ‘n Wild water park or swim with the dolphins at Xel-Ha aquatic park.

Enjoy the amazing beaches either with your private hotel beach or the public beach options. Catch thrilling excitement by watching one of the bullfights put on. History, museums, culture and fun collide in this vibrant community built for tourists. There’s never a dull moment with festivals, shopping, and more awaiting you!