Things to See and Do While Staying at Hard Rock Hotel Cancun

Still not sure how to spend your time in Cancun? The Hard Rock Hotel Cancun will make sure you take full advantage of Mexico. This vacation spot offers a wide range of recreational opportunities, ensuring you will have lots of interesting activities to pick from during your trip.

This property has 2 swimming pools, so everyone will have a better chance of finding a prime poolside spot. One of the bonuses is that this property is also found adjacent to the beach, meaning that there will be a few different ways to spend time in the water during your stay. Another relaxing feature at this property is its whirlpool.

At Hard Rock Hotel Cancun, you can maintain your fitness routine, even while dining on Cancun's irresitable cuisine; amenities include a workout facility with exercise equipment.


This hotel is able to provide challenging entertainment to tennis fanatics, considering vacationers staying here can break a sweat at the on-site tennis facilities. Guests will find 2 tennis courts on-site. Evening matches are also a possibility here, since you have the option of using a lit court.

To find more nearby tennis courts, you may want to browse other hotels in the area that also have courts, including The Royal Islander and JW Marriott Cancun Resort and Spa.


While there isn't a golf course at Hard Rock Hotel Cancun, you can always ask the property's staff about trying to arrange a tee time nearby. Golf courses in this area include Oasis Cancun Golf Club, Iberostar Cancun Golf Course, and Paradisus Cancun Golf Club. Each is within two miles and the most proximate of the group, Paradisus Cancun Golf Club, is only a quick distance off from the property, so it won't be troublesome to make a quick trip for a few rounds of golf. There are 9 holes at this course. The course is a par 27, with a total length of 893 yards. If you're considering reserving a tee time, contact the course at (998) 881-1100.


Vacationers that enjoy a wide variety of watersports will have a great experience while they visit Hard Rock Hotel Cancun. The list below shows the water activities available on the property.

  • Boating
  • Kayaking
  • Sailing
  • Snorkeling

Family Activities

Families traveling with kids should definitely consider booking with Hard Rock Hotel Cancun, which is ready with a great set of family-friendly amenities.

The varying needs of younger guests are never overlooked at the Hard Rock Hotel Cancun. An activities list provides a buffet of ideas for families. The on-site kid's club features a dining area, video room, theater and even outdoor pool area complete with slides. As a unique feature of this facility, parents are offered complimentary cell phones to keep in touch with their children throughout the day.

There is a game room on-site, where guests of all ages can play arcade games and be social. There is an organized children's program at this location, with activities to keep your kids busy and happy. This lets parents have a little time away, while their little ones enjoy supervised playtime.

Entertainment and Nightlife

One of the best amenities here is its schedule of live entertainment, so even when visitors stay "in" for the night they'll still have the opportunity to see a show. Live entertainment is typically available 7 days per week. However, the schedule may vary. If you'd like to obtain additional details, you can reach the hotel at (998) 881-3600.

Another nice thing about this spot is their many bars, which provide the perfect excuse to explore all areas of the property.

Looking for more nightlife options? You'll find that there are a few nightlife alternatives nearby, though variety may not be their strong point. You can look into those in the following table:

Accommodations near the Hard Rock Hotel Cancun with Bars
Property Name Location Number of Bars Live Entertainment
JW Marriott Cancun Resort and Spa 0.4 mi. South of Central Cancun Beach Hotel Zone 2 check
Le Meridien Cancun Resort & Spa 0.2 mi. South of Central Cancun Beach Hotel Zone 1 --
Great Parnassus Resort And Spa 0.1 mi. South of Central Cancun Beach Hotel Zone 11 check
CasaMagna Marriott Resort Cancun 0.6 mi. South of Central Cancun Beach Hotel Zone 2 --
Ritz-Carlton Cancun 0.1 mi. Southeast of Central Cancun Beach Hotel Zone 2 check
Paradisus Cancun Resort 0.7 mi. South of Central Cancun Beach Hotel Zone 7 --
Royal Sands 0.4 mi. North-Northeast of Central Cancun Beach Hotel Zone 4 check
Casa Turquesa Boutique Hotel 0.5 mi. North-Northeast of Central Cancun Beach Hotel Zone 2 --
Oasis Cancun All-inclusive 1.2 mi. South-Southwest of Central Cancun Beach Hotel Zone 9 check
Tucancun Beach Resort & Villas 0.6 mi. Northeast of Central Cancun Beach Hotel Zone 5 check
Aloft Cancun 0.6 mi. North-Northeast of Central Cancun Beach Hotel Zone 2 --
Omni Cancun Hotel & Villas 1.4 mi. South-Southwest of Central Cancun Beach Hotel Zone 2 check

If lady luck is calling your name, you can visit the nearest casino, Playboy Club Cancun. Guests find Playboy Club Cancun in a distance comfortably reached by cab from Hard Rock Hotel Cancun.


Vacationers will be able to relax as much as they want, since this destination features an on-site spa. The list below provides some of the available services:

  • Facials
  • Massages
  • Spa Facility
  • Whirlpool


One of the most unique activities on-site is horseback riding. Since Cancun's weather is beautiful year-round, riding is a popular pastime.

On top of the activities found on the property, those itching to do some exploring will appreciate the multitude of interesting outdoor activities in Mexico. No matter if you're looking to hang out on the beach or enjoy a few rounds of golf, you can find lots of other options for recreation in the immediate vicinity. Check out these links to learn more regarding riding a bike or moped, shopping, diving, sightseeing, snorkeling, fishing, and other activities you might enjoy.


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