The Best Accommodations for Swimming Pools in Cancun

Finding some quiet time by the pool — it can be the perfect way to start or end your getaway to Cancun. The pool at your hotel is one of the first amenities you should take advantage of. When you're feeling lazy, the pool is the best place to soak up some sun, then cool off with a poolside cocktail.

Every hotel listed below has at least one swimming pool. They are ranked as some of the most refreshing swimming spots in the region based on several factors, including landscape design, pool size, and poolside bars. To learn more about why these hotels are great picks, just click on any one of them to view detailed articles and important information about various aspects of the property.

Best Properties in Cancun for Swimming Pools
Property Location Number of Pools Primary Pool Size Whirpool Poolside Bar
Moon Palace Golf Resort - All Inclusive 10.3 mi. North-Northeast of Puerto Morelos 8 Large check check
JW Marriott Cancun Resort and Spa 7.9 mi. Southeast of Cancun 4 Large check check
Omni Cancun Resort & Villas 8.3 mi. Southeast of Cancun 4 Large check check
Royal Sands 7.6 mi. Southeast of Cancun 2 Large check check
La Amada Hotel 4.7 mi. West of Isla Mujeres 3 Large check
Excellence Playa Mujeres Resort 4.8 mi. West of Isla Mujeres 7 Large check check
Oasis Palm Beach 5.0 mi. East-Southeast of Cancun 2 Large check
Crown Paradise Club Cancun (All-Inclusive) 9.1 mi. Southeast of Cancun 5 Large check check
Temptation Resort and Spa 4.5 mi. East of Cancun 2 Large check
Le Blanc Spa Resort Adults Only All-inclusive 7.4 mi. East-Southeast of Cancun 3 Large check

One of the best options if pools matter to you, Moon Palace, finds itself situated in the vicinity of Cancun just steps from the beach. This allows guests connection not only to the pool but the sand also. We've given this resort a rating of 4 stars. Bear in mind they offer all-inclusive packages. As well as featuring a pool, Moon Palace includes 6 courts where visitors can take pleasure in a game of tennis.

With the extraordinary number of 8 swimming pools at Moon Palace Golf Resort - All Inclusive, vacationers can check out a different pool area every day of the week. The main pool is appreciated for its precise design, which has guests amazed while they lounge by the water. It's a sizable property feature, and features impeccable grounds. As an added bonus, there is a hot tub for guests to ease into, providing a warmer, more carefree environment for adults to enjoy some quiet time.

Additionally, the pool area includes a great deal of offerings that provide the opportunity for travelers to plan for a whole day around the swimming pool. The pool area snack bar is a great place to grab a small treat between meals. When you begin to feel thirsty, simply find your way over to the poolside bar, which offers a variety of alcoholic beverages as well as those of the non-alcoholic variety.

If you are enjoying some time in the swimming pool and could use something to sip on, there isn't any reason to bother making your way out of the swimming pool. Everyone can appreciate the convenience and novelty of their swim up bar, which gives you the ability to make your way over to the attendant, grab a beverage, and swim off, drink in hand.

Each of the hotels in Cancun will appeal to a different type of vacationer; using our guide you can decide which hotels have the best family amenities, on-site dining, nightlife, and more.

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