Things to See and Do While Staying at Royal Sands

Cancun offers visitors many intriguing sites to explore, especially for visitors booking a beachside vacation spot like this one. Royal Sands is one of the best options for those who want to stay entertained and try a long list of new activities.

With 2 pools to choose from at Royal Sands, you won't have to rush ahead of other guests to find enough poolside lounge chairs. This accommodation is situated adjacent to the ocean, meaning that there are plenty of options when it comes time to spend time in the water during your stay. There is also a whirlpool at this vacation destination, an amenity appreciated by exhausted travelers and couples alike.


Anyone who likes tennis should definitely consider staying at this property, since its tennis facilities — located on-site — offer a challenge, as well as a convenient outdoor activity. Guests will find 4 tennis courts on the property. Of course, players don't have to stop when the sun goes down; courts here are equipped with lighting.

If you're interested in more accommodation options that offer tennis, you might want to check out nearby hotels with this activity, including The Royal Islander and JW Marriott Cancun Resort and Spa.


Though Royal Sands does not have a golf course, it may be possible to arrange for a tee time nearby. Golf courses nearby include Cancun Golf Club at Pok-Ta-Pok, Paradisus Cancun Golf Club, and Oasis Cancun Golf Club. All of them are within traveling distance, and the most proximate of the group, Paradisus Cancun Golf Club, is just a quick distance away from the property, so you can plan on going over for some rounds on the links. This course has 9 holes total. The course has a total length of 893 yards, and it is rated as a par 27. If you'd like more information or want to inquire about the possibility of reserving a tee time, contact the course at (998) 881-1100.


Vacationers that want a variety of aquatic adventures will have a wonderful time during their visit Royal Sands. The following list details the watersports that the property has.

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

Family Activities

Do you plan to bring the kids on vacation? You might be impressed with what's offered at Royal Sands, as it is ready with a great set of family-friendly amenities.

Parents may want to take advantage of the children's program at this property, which provides activities to keep kids busy and happy. This gives parents some free time to discover Cancun, while their little ones can meet other children staying here. Many parents know the rarity of a night without their children. Here, they allow parents an opportunity to spend some time alone, since they offer babysitting services.

Entertainment and Nightlife

One of the greatest perks of staying at this location is seeing their live entertainment, proving that staying inside for the evening can be as satisfying as an expensive night out. Entertainment is typically scheduled 7 days per week. However, the specifics can vary with the season. If you'd like to find out more about the entertainment schedule, you can reach the resort at (998) 881-0100.

Plus, there are many bars, so guests can choose to meet up at their favorite one before the show.

If you take a stroll outside of the confines of your accommodations, you'll find a few other choices in the immediate area with nightlife options. Though none of these are very highly rated with regards to nighttime entertainment, they will give you options. Find out more by viewing the options listed in the following table:

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 enjoy some of the same glitz and glamor you'd associate with Las Vegas, one of the closest casinos is at Playboy Club Cancun. You will find Playboy Club Cancun only a short distance away from Royal Sands.


Vacationers should think about staying here if they crave deep relaxation, because this destination has an on-site spa. The following list provides some of the services that are available:

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


The salon on-site is a convenient place to get ready in style for a dressy night out.

Besides all the activities available right on this property, guests hoping to get out 'n' about can find many interesting things to do and see in Mexico. No matter if you would rather relax on the beach or enjoy a few rounds on the golf course, you'll encounter lots of other opportunities for recreation in the immediate surroundings. Click these pages to read more regarding sightseeing, riding a scooter or bicycle, fishing, scuba diving, shopping, going snorkeling, and other activities you might enjoy.


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