Cancun provides many interesting recreational possibilities, particularly for those booking an oceanfront vacation spot like this one. The Royal Islander is one of the best properties in the area for those who crave entertainment and to give new activities a try.
There is one pool at The Royal Islander. Swimming may not be an essential part of your vacation, but it's a hassle-free way to re-energize before nightfall. Also, these accommodations are found right next to the water, so there's a few different places to cool off in the sun while visiting.
Dedicated travelers who want to maintain their shape during vacation can do so at The Royal Islander; you'll find everything you need at their on-site exercise facility.
This resort is a perfect fit for tennis buffs, considering visitors staying here can spend some time on the court without leaving the property. Guests probably won't have any trouble claiming a court, considering that there are 12 courts on-site. Plus, the courts here are equipped with lighting so you'll never have to cut your match short.
If you're interested in other places to stay like this, you may wish to compare this property to other hotels in the area that also have courts, including Royal Caribbean and JW Marriott Cancun Resort and Spa.
Though The Royal Islander does not have a golf course, it's possible that you could make arrangements to play a round or two during your stay. The area's closest courses are Paradisus Cancun Golf Club, Oasis Cancun Golf Club, and Iberostar Cancun Golf Course. Each is within a mile and the most proximate of the group, Iberostar Cancun Golf Course, is just a small distance away from the lodging, so it won't be hard to plan a quick trip for a few rounds of golf. It has a total of 18 holes. It's a par 72 course, and is 6261 yards long. If you'd like to see if it is possible to schedule a tee time, contact the course at (998) 881-8000.
Even though you'll likely encounter a collection of shops in Mexico who can rent watersports equipment, the list below offers you a good idea of the few water-based activities that are available on property.
Although your children are always welcome at The Royal Islander, there aren't many amenities specifically for families with children. To look instead at some properties that are focused on catering to families traveling with kids, check out accommodations which are top-rated for family vacations.
During your vacation, you may want to enjoy Cancun's grown-up attractions, without worrying about the kids. Guests can let the property's staff arrange for a sitter, so that parents have the opportunity for some peace and quiet, or a night out by themselves.
Though you'll have the chance to mingle in the property's bar, you won't have much else to choose from as far as nightlife.
You can also visit one of the other accommodations in the area to check out their limited nightlife offerings. Check out the choices in the following chart:
|Property Name||Location||Number of Bars||Live Entertainment|
|Royal Caribbean||1.6 mi. South-Southwest of Central Cancun Beach Hotel Zone||1||--|
|Golden Parnassus||1.8 mi. South-Southwest of Central Cancun Beach Hotel Zone||1|
|Iberostar Cancun All Inclusive||1.9 mi. South-Southwest of Central Cancun Beach Hotel Zone||3|
|Omni Cancun Hotel & Villas||1.4 mi. South-Southwest of Central Cancun Beach Hotel Zone||2|
|Oasis Cancun All-inclusive||1.2 mi. South-Southwest of Central Cancun Beach Hotel Zone||9|
|2.6 mi. South of Central Cancun Beach Hotel Zone||2|
|Paradisus Cancun Resort||0.7 mi. South of Central Cancun Beach Hotel Zone||7||--|
|Crown Paradise Club Cancun (All-Inclusive)||2.7 mi. South of Central Cancun Beach Hotel Zone||8|
|Golden Crown Paradise Spa||2.7 mi. South of Central Cancun Beach Hotel Zone||4|
|GR Caribe Cancun||2.8 mi. South of Central Cancun Beach Hotel Zone||1|
|CasaMagna Marriott Resort Cancun||0.6 mi. South of Central Cancun Beach Hotel Zone||2||--|
|Sens Del Mar||2.9 mi. South of Central Cancun Beach Hotel Zone||6|
If you want to enjoy some of the same glitz and glamor you'd associate with Las Vegas, you can visit the closest casino, Playboy Club Cancun. Guests find Playboy Club Cancun in a distance comfortably reached by taxi from this lodging.
The beauty salon will allow you to take a couple inches off before a romantic dinner or special occasion.
Even though there is a lot of activities on the property, vacationers itching to do some exploring will appreciate the multitude of interesting recreational opportunities in Mexico. Whether you would rather relax on a sunny beach or enjoy a few rounds on the golf course, you'll find plenty of other chances for recreation in and around the area. Investigate these pages to learn more about fishing, riding a bike or scooter, scuba diving, snorkeling, shopping, sightseeing, and other activities you might enjoy.
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