Things to See and Do While Staying at Iberostar Tucan

During your time in Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean, there are a number of activities you can include on your itinerary. The Iberostar Tucan is an excellent place to stay if you plan to take advantage of their stunning waterside location. This destination boasts an impressive range of recreational opportunities, which means you will have no shortage of interesting activities to choose from during your stay.

Iberostar Tucan has one pool. Lounging at the only pool might not be one of your top priorities, but it's a refreshing way to spend your downtime at the hotel. Of course, this property is also in a prime location on the beach, so there will be more than one way to cool off in the sun while visiting. After a long day of walking, it might also be nice to ease into their whirlpool.


This resort is a favorite choice of tennis fanatics, considering those staying here can take advantage of the on-site tennis facilites. Guests will find 2 tennis courts on-site. 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 can compare Iberostar Tucan to similar sites with this activity, like Sandos Playacar Beach Resort and Occidental Allegro Playacar.


Even though Iberostar Tucan doesn't feature a golf course, it may be possible to arrange for a tee time nearby. Nearby courses include El Camaleon Mayakoba, Playacar Golf Course, and Iberostar Playa Paraiso Golf Club. Each is within 14 miles and the most nearby of the bunch, Playacar Golf Course, is only a short trip away from the property, so it won't be troublesome to plan stopping by for a few rounds of golf. The course has 18 holes. The course is a par 72, with a total length of 6269 yards. If you'd like more information or want to inquire about the possibility of reserving a tee time, the course can be reached at 811-52-987-306-24.


Located on the beach of this resort is a Dressel Divers shop that offers scuba diving (Dressel Divers Playa Del Carmen), snorkel tours (Dressel Divers Playa Del Carmen) and water sports (Dressel Divers Playa Del Carmen).

Visitors who want a variety of watersports will have a wonderful experience when they visit Iberostar Tucan. The list below shows the water activities that the property has.

  • Boating
  • Parasailing
  • Scuba Diving
  • Snorkeling
  • Surfing
  • Watercraft

Family Activities

Your kids will have everything they need to stay entertained at Iberostar Tucan, because it is ready with a great set of family-friendly offerings.

The playground is one feature that will keep even the smallest guests smiling. It is a great place to let kids have some daily playtime while parents enjoy a bit of a breather. Busy families can also rely on the organized children's program to keep their kids entertained at the property. At times, you might want to enjoy an evening away from the kids. The staff can make arrangements for a babysitter, so moms and dads can have the chance to take some time out for themselves.

Entertainment and Nightlife

One of the most anticipated activities at the accommodation is their live entertainment, proving that staying inside for the evening can be just as fun as an expensive night of bar-hopping. You can generally expect to find live entertainment 7 days per week. However, the frequency may vary. If you want to learn more details, call the resort at (984) 877-2000.

The property also has multiple bars, so you and your companions can enjoy a cocktail before or after the show.

Additionally, you will find a number of nearby accommodations with a small selection of after-dark activities. For something a little different than what you might find at your own lodgings location, check out the nightlife at the options listed in the following chart:

Accommodations near the Iberostar Tucan with Bars
Property Name Location Number of Bars Live Entertainment
Sandos Playacar Beach Resort Playa del Carmen, Southwestern part of Playa Del Carmen 5 --
Sandos Playacar Beach Resort & Spa Playa del Carmen, Southwestern part of Playa Del Carmen 6 check
Iberostar Quetzal Playa del Carmen, Southwestern part of Playa Del Carmen 4 check
Hotel Riu Yucatan 2.0 mi. South West of Downtown Playa del Carmen 3 check
Hotel Riu Palace Mexico 1.9 mi. South West of Downtown Playa del Carmen 2 --
ClubHotel Riu Tequila 1.9 mi. South West of Downtown Playa del Carmen 5 check
Hotel Riu Playacar 1.8 mi. South West of Downtown Playa del Carmen 2 check
Royal Hideaway Playacar by Occidental 1.7 mi. South West of Downtown Playa del Carmen -- check
Occidental Allegro Playacar 1.6 mi. South West of Downtown Playa del Carmen 5 check
Riu Lupita All Inclusive 1.7 mi. South West of Downtown Playa del Carmen 2 check
Hotel Riu Palace Riviera Maya 1.4 mi. South West of Downtown Playa del Carmen 2 check
Reef Playacar 1.3 mi. South West of Downtown Playa del Carmen 5 --


Vacationers should take a second look at this property if they desire a truly restful stay, because this destination has a soothing spa. The following list provides some of the spa services that are available:

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


On top of the activities found on the property, travelers who enjoy exploring will certainly appreciate the many exciting sites to see and things to do in Mexico. Whether you are looking to hang out on the beach or play a round or two on the golf course, you'll find plenty of other options for recreation in the area. Investigate these pages for information with regard to riding a bike or moped, shopping, snorkeling, diving, fishing, sightseeing, and other activities you might enjoy.


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