Things to See and Do While Staying at Royal Sands

Cancun provides plenty of intriguing outdoor opportunities, especially for those booking an oceanfront destination like this one. Royal Sands is a perfect option for guests who prefer to have many on-site options and participate in new activities.

With 2 swimming pools to choose from at Royal Sands, you won't have to fight your fellow guests for a shady spot by the water. This accommodation is found next to the coast, so there will be a few different ways to play in the water through the course of your stay. Follow up your swim with a few minutes in the lodgings's whirlpool, perfect for relieving soreness from a day of exploring.


This resort is able to catch the eye of many tennis players, considering those staying here can break a sweat at the on-site tennis facilities. You will find 4 tennis courts on-site. Fortunately, the lighting at their tennis facilities means you can keep your match going past sunset.

Where else can you stay and play on-site tennis? You can take a look at other hotels in the area that also have courts, like The Royal Islander and JW Marriott Cancun Resort and Spa.


While there isn't a golf course at Royal Sands, you can always ask the property's staff about trying to arrange a tee time nearby. Golf courses in this area are Paradisus Cancun Golf Club, Oasis Cancun Golf Club, and Cancun Golf Club at Pok-Ta-Pok. All of them are within traveling distance, and the most nearby of the bunch, Paradisus Cancun Golf Club, is only a quick trip off from the property, so you can make stopping in for a few rounds of golf. There are 9 holes at this course. The total length is 893 yards, and it's been rated a par 27. If you'd like to see if it is possible to schedule a tee time, you can reach the course at (998) 881-1100.


Visitors who want a variety of watersports will have a great time while they visit Royal Sands. The list below details the watersports available on the property.

  • Boating
  • Fishing
  • Kayaking
  • Parasailing
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving
  • Snorkeling
  • Watercraft
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind Surfing

Family Activities

Vacationers traveling with kids might find exactly what they need at Royal Sands, since it has your choice of several family-focused amenities.

There is an organized program for kids at this property, which provides activities that will keep them entertained during their stay here. It gives parents some worry-free time to explore the property, while their little ones enjoy supervised playtime. Most parents know the rarity of an excursion without kids. At this hotel they allow parents the opportunity to have a date by themselves, since they offer babysitting services.

Entertainment and Nightlife

Spend the day in the sun and the evening listening to live performances; seeing a show is an easy option since Royal Sands offers live entertainment. Generally, vacationers can enjoy live entertainment 7 days per week. Of course, the details can vary seasonally. If you want to learn more about their on-property entertainment, you can reach the resort at (998) 881-0100.

There are also multiple bars, so guests can choose from among their favorite settings and types of cocktails.

If you are on the hunt for a variety of after-dark activity options, you'll find that a number of accommodations in the area also offer a small amount of variation for you. These include those shown below:

Accommodations near the Royal Sands with Bars
Property Name Location Number of Bars Live Entertainment
Casa Turquesa Boutique Hotel 0.5 mi. North-Northeast of Central Cancun Beach Hotel Zone 2 --
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 --
Ritz-Carlton Cancun 0.1 mi. Southeast of Central Cancun Beach Hotel Zone 2 check
Great Parnassus Resort And Spa 0.1 mi. South of Central Cancun Beach Hotel Zone 11 check
Le Meridien Cancun Resort & Spa 0.2 mi. South of Central Cancun Beach Hotel Zone 1 --
Live Aqua Cancun 1.0 mi. North-Northeast of Central Cancun Beach Hotel Zone 3 --
Hard Rock Hotel Cancun 0.3 mi. South of Central Cancun Beach Hotel Zone 5 check
JW Marriott Cancun Resort and Spa 0.4 mi. South of Central Cancun Beach Hotel Zone 2 check
Suites Costa Blanca 1.2 mi. North of Central Cancun Beach Hotel Zone -- --
CasaMagna Marriott Resort Cancun 0.6 mi. South of Central Cancun Beach Hotel Zone 2 --
Park Royal Piramides Cancun 1.3 mi. North-Northeast of Central Cancun Beach Hotel Zone 2 check

If you want to try your hand at some games of chance, you can visit the nearest casino, Playboy Club Cancun. You will be able to find Playboy Club Cancun merely a small range away from this lodging.


Guests will really appreciate the relaxing amenities here, considering this destination has a soothing spa. The following list has some of the available services:

  • Facials
  • Massages
  • Sauna
  • Spa Facility
  • Steam Room
  • Whirlpool


The beauty salon at Royal Sands offers both a relaxing and convenient way to get ready in style for a night out.

In addition to all of the activities available on the property, visitors hoping to get out 'n' about will find many exciting things to do in Mexico. Regardless of whether you're looking to hang out at the beach or enjoy a round of golf, you can find lots of other recreational opportunities in this area. Investigate these pages to read more regarding fishing, riding a bike or scooter, scuba diving, snorkeling, shopping, sightseeing, and other activities you might enjoy.


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