Occidental Grand Xcaret

Occidental Grand Xcaret is an all-inclusive resort neslted in an ecological and historical preserve, thus not only providing extensive amenities but also ecological and archaeological sites to explore. Almost everything is included in a stay at Occidental Grand Xcaret, from food and drink to activities and amenities, with the exception of some premium services like excursions and golf.

Those hoping to stay active should find exactly what they're looking for at this all-inclusive resort, which boasts a wide range of outdoor options. Guests will be able to enjoy miniature golf, snorkeling, and volleyball at this coastal location, in addition to a number of other options.

Located in the Riviera Maya, Occidental Grand Xcaret, an all-inclusive property, welcomes tourists who are interested in basing their vacation in this part of Quintana Roo. It's 4.8 miles south west of the center of Playa del Carmen.


All of the 769 guestrooms at Occidental Grand Xcaret are handsomely accommodated with dark-wood furniture and cool, tiled floors to compliment the thematic stylish Mexican décor. Each room features at least a private bathroom, air conditioning, stocked mini refrigerator, cable television, Ethernet port, in-room safe, telephone, alarm clock, iron, ironing board, and hairdryer. The different categories of rooms that guests can choose from are Deluxe, Junior Suite, Royal Club Luxury with hydro-massage bathtubs, Royal Club Junior Suite also with the massage tubs and other luxurious touches, and the Royal Club Master Suite with the opulent accommodations available.

Occidental Grand Xcaret is a rather large location containing 769 rooms. Attractive features and plenty of space to explore make this huge complex a favorite among visitors who crave constant entertainment. This resort has been given a rating of four and a half stars, considering its amenities, quality, and service.

Below, you can see this location's in-room amenities.

  • Coffee Maker
  • Toilet
  • Television
  • Complimentary Local Telephone Calls
  • Private Bath
  • Cable/Satellite TV
  • Bathrobe
  • Telephone
  • Shower
  • Temperature Control
  • Terrace
  • Iron
  • AM/FM Alarm Clock
  • Hairdryer
  • Mini Bar
  • Balcony

Keep in mind that different types of rooms might have different amenities, so if you have an important amenity in mind, contact the lodging for more details.

Activities and Amenities

Under the all-inclusive umbrella of Occidental Grand Xcaret, guests' only difficulty will be deciding just what to do at the resort. Five swimming pools, the beach club, daily activities, solarium, tennis courts, shuffleboard, mini-golf, archery, fitness center, lounges and towels at beach and pool, kids club for children ages four through twelve, snorkeling, yoga, sauna, steam room, ten whirlpools, volleyball, aerobics, dance lessons, nightly entertainment, and more are all complimentary for guests. In addition, there are more amenities not included like vehicle rentals, golfing, excursions to Mayan ruins, spa services, babysitting, laundry service, currency exchange, business and meeting center, phone calls, and special event programs like for weddings and honeymoons.

To see general activities and amenities available to guests, take a look at the following list:

  • FAX
  • Sports Available
  • Miniature Golf
  • Hiking/Nature Walk
  • Outdoor Parking
  • Volleyball
  • Exercise Gym
  • Highspeed Internet
  • Parking
  • Yoga
  • Snorkeling

If you're looking forward to something in particular, it's a good idea to call ahead of time since these details tend to change. To see our in-depth article about the recreation and activities that Occidental Grand Xcaret has to offer, click here.


With eleven on-site restaurants, almost every type of food and every general atmosphere is represented at Occidental Grand Xcaret so that guests will always be able to have the exact type of meal they want, whether that be casual or romantic and consist of an international buffet, steakhouse, Mediterranean, Italian, Mexican, seafood, or Asian cuisine. The five a la carte restaurants require reservations for dinner. The hotel also has ten bars on-site to suit any mood or occasion, and of course everything is included with a guest's stay, even gratuities.

In addition to dining options on-location, guests looking for more culinary variety might also be interested in some of the other local dining choices. Guests looking for a bite to eat will discover a limited but good selection of restaurants in the vicinity. It's helpful to learn which choices are available nearby, even though Occidental Grand Xcaret does have dining on-site. To find out more about dining in this area, click here.

Guest Services

Occidental Grand Xcaret offers a large number of guest services, including those in the list below, so you can depend on these few extras during your stress free stay in Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean.

  • Express Check In
  • Car Rental Desk
  • Currency Exchange
  • Express Check Out
  • Concierge
  • 24 Hour Front Desk
  • Turndown Service
  • Dry Cleaning/Laundry
  • Doctor On Call

This property also has a nice set of business amenities, doubly great for professionals who tend to bring work along when visiting this destination.

  • Conference Facilities
  • FAX
  • Audio Visual Equipment
  • Projector
  • Business Center


There are lots of interesting sites and attractions in the vicinity of Occidental Grand Xcaret. The nearest include Plaza 28 De Julio Park, Cinema, and El Faro Lighthouse. Considering this resort is located right on Playa del Carmen, it's an ideal vacation spot for sun-worshippers and watersports junkies alike. Beyond the lodging, El Faro offers another area to explore.

The resort is situated near Playa del Carmen, an enjoyable area for vacationers to stop over.

For additional information about what's near Occidental Grand Xcaret, click here.

Contact Info

Location: Carretera Federal Chetumal - Puerto Juarez at Km. 282, the Riviera Maya, Mexico

General: (984) 871-5400

Fax: (984) 871-5406

Website: http://www.occidentalhotels.com/grand/Xcaret.asp


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