Hotel Francis Arlene

The Francis Arlene is a quiet oasis on Isla Mujeres and a great hotel from which to base a relaxing yet fun-filled vacation. The staff is very accommodating, so accommodating in fact that many guests consider the hotel a second home and its residents a second family, and the staff at Francis Arlene wouldn't have it any other way.

Hotel Francis Arlene is the perfect option for guests looking to go out at night, as there is a great selection of entertainment venues nearby.

Positioned on the northern part of the island of Isla Mujeres, Hotel Francis Arlene welcomes travelers who are thinking about staying on this beautiful island.


Rooms in the Francis Arlene are spacious yet cozy. All the rooms are built around a traditional Mexican courtyard with trees and other plants; some of the rooms have balconies or terraces that offer the peaceful vantage point over the courtyard. All guestrooms have a private bathroom and all bathrooms have been meticulously decorated with unique colored tiles.

Other amenities in each guestroom include either two queen or one king size bed, ceiling fans, refrigerator, bottled water, and daily maid service. Some guestrooms also have air conditioning and kitchenettes.

Considering its overall quality, we have rated this hotel a rating of two and a half stars.

Look below for a listing of this property's in-room amenities.

  • Kitchenette
  • King Bed
  • Queen Bed
  • Refrigerator
  • Balcony

Please consider that amenities sometimes vary from room to room, so if there is an amenity that is particularly important to you, call the front desk or reservation service.

Activities and Amenities

The Francis Arlene is located in a quiet part of downtown Isla Mujeres, making it a quiet and cozy retreat when you are done exploring the city's many boutiques, restaurants, clubs, and the famous Playa Norte beach, all just a few blocks away. The staff at Francis Arlene is happy to help you take advantage of all of these attractions, as well as mainland highlights.

The staff will help you with activities like watersports, volleyball, soccer, Frisbee, yoga, spa treatments, Salsa dancing, adventure tours, and tours of the ruins of Chichen Itza, Uxmal, and Tulum. The staff especially recommends a visit to Isla Contoy, a bird sanctuary a few hours away. The local activities and beautiful art deco facade of the hotel aren't the only reasons to stay at the Francis Arlene; the hotel is adamant about making you feel at home. And not just “at home” in the sense of being at ease and comfortable. The Francis Arlene prides itself on being a “house of friendship” and welcoming each of its guests as a new family member in a unique, international family by treating you like family and creating an environment where you feel the same towards the staff and fellow guests alike.

Visit this page to view a comprehensive description about the types of activities that Hotel Francis Arlene has to offer.


Another thing to think about when choosing the right area for your vacation is whether there will be adequate dining nearby. Hungry guests will encounter a few solid places to eat close-by. Click here for a more detailed discussion about food in this area.

Guest Services

Guest services at this property, including the one named below, can help you stay prepared during your time in Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean.

  • Maid Service


You will find lots of interesting sites and attractions located within a short distance of Hotel Francis Arlene. Some of these attractions include Dolphin Discovery and Hiking Trails. If you want to relax and have fun at the same time, like many tourists who visit Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean, you've no doubt made time for plenty of basking at the beach. You'll find Playa Pancholo among the nearest beaches to the hotel.

The hotel is located near Isla Mujeres, a nice area for sightseers to learn about and explore Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean.

For additional information about what's located near Hotel Francis Arlene, click here.

Contact Info

Location: Isla Mujeres, Mexico

Phone: (998) 877-0310



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