Best Accommodations for Dining in Cancun

Enjoying the local fare is crucial to having an authentic travel experience. Thankfully, in Cancun you'll never run out of tempting dining options. There, chefs claim to be inspired by local culinary styles, as well as those from nearby islands.

The resorts and hotels named below are the best places to stay when trying new foods is a vacation priority. Many of them are known for the full service restaurants on their properties, and some happen to be found in areas where restaurants are abundant and diverse.

Cancun's Best Hotels for Dining Options

Even if you intend to try many of the local restaurants, you may find yourself eating a lot of meals at your hotel. So one of the important factors to consider when choosing a hotel in Cancun is the dining options offered at each property. Eating on-site is simple, convenient, and the food at most hotels is of excellent quality, making "staying in" a tempting option.

The following properties are ranked based on a few factors, like their convenience, their diversity, and how many full service restaurants one can try on-site.

Properties in Cancun for Excellent Dining
Property Location Snack Bar Room Service
Soberanis Hotel Downtown Cancun check
Best Western Cancun Clipper Club 6.8 mi. South of Isla Mujeres check check
Riu Cancun All Inclusive Hotel 6.6 mi. South of Isla Mujeres check
Maria de Lourdes Hotel Downtown Cancun check check
Beachscape Kin-Ha Villas and Suites 6.8 mi. South of Isla Mujeres check check
Riu Palace Las Americas 6.6 mi. South of Isla Mujeres check
Hotel Xbalamque Cancun Downtown Cancun
NH Krystal Cancun 6.8 mi. South of Isla Mujeres check check
Dreams Sands Cancun 6.8 mi. South of Isla Mujeres
Best Western Plaza Caribe Downtown Cancun check check
Dreams Cancun Resort & Spa 6.7 mi. South of Isla Mujeres check check

If one of these hotels or resorts catches your eye, click its name to continue reading articles detailing every last aspect of the property — because before you book, it's important to consider all amenities.

Cancun's Best Hotels for Nearby Dining

Another factor to consider is the proximity of your hotel to local restaurants. Even if you love the food at your hotel, it's always enjoyable to experience different takes on the local cuisine, particularly if you're vacationing for more than a few days.

Listed below are more accommodation options, ranked by their proximity to lots of neighborhood restaurants.

Best Properties in Cancun for Off-Site Dining
Property Location
Mayafair Design Hotel 6.7 mi. South of Isla Mujeres
Sens Cancun Downtown Cancun
Hotel-Suites Caribe Internacional Downtown Cancun
Fiesta Americana Villas Cancun 6.6 mi. South of Isla Mujeres
Margaritas Cancun Hotel Downtown Cancun
Fiesta Americana Grand Coral Beach Cancun 6.7 mi. South of Isla Mujeres
Hotel Villas Kin-ha 6.8 mi. South of Isla Mujeres
InterContinental Hotels Presidente Cancun 6.8 mi. South of Isla Mujeres
Hotel Cotty Internacional Downtown Cancun
Hyatt Regency Cancun 6.8 mi. South of Isla Mujeres

Whichever accommodations you choose, remember that a lot of Cancun's most popular restaurants are located inside hotels, so you may find the cuisine you are craving at a hotel you overlooked. Click on the name of any listed hotel and you'll see further details, photos, and facts about it, as well as the scoop on their closest restaurants and how far away they are.


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