Things to See and Do While Staying at Occidental Grand Xcaret

It can be difficult to decide which of Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean's many activities are right for you. Fortunately, the Occidental Grand Xcaret can provide everything necessary to have fun and relax in the surrounding coastal area. This destination offers vacationers a wide range of recreational possibilities, which means you'll have no shortage of interesting activities to choose from during your stay.

Occidental Grand Xcaret has 5 swimming pools, so those who look forward to relaxing by the water will find more places to lounge, and more room to swim. This accommodation is also built adjacent to the beach, so there will be many ways to spend time in the water through the course of your stay. If you're not fond of swimming, the site's whirlpool provides a different way to enjoy the water.

You won't have to abandon your fitness routine while vacationing at Occidental Grand Xcaret; be sure to ask the staff how to access the workout facility available on-site.

Tennis

Anyone who likes tennis will be especially pleased when booking this property, since the on-site tennis facilites are fun for all ages and skill levels.

Seeking more options like this? You may want to compare Occidental Grand Xcaret to other popular accommodations that offer this activity, including Gala Beach Resort Playacar and Occidental Allegro Playacar.

Golf

Even though there isn't a golf course at Occidental Grand Xcaret, you may be able to arrange some playing time nearby. The two closest courses are within nine miles of Occidental Grand Xcaret. Their names are El Camaleon Mayakoba and Playacar Golf Course. The closest of these is Playacar Golf Course, since it is quickly found by taxi cab, you could hail one and head over for an enjoyable day of golfing. There are 18 holes at this course. This 6269 yard course has been rated a par 72. For golfers who want to learn more, the course can be contacted at 811-52-987-306-24.

Watersports

Check out the amazing dive opportunities being offered right on the beach through Pro Dive Grand Xcaret.

Even though there may not be many watersports available, they do provide folks with some appealing scuba diving opportunities.

Family Activities

If traveling with youngsters, you should definitely consider staying here at Occidental Grand Xcaret, which has tons of family-oriented amenities.

A wide range of unique activities are available for kids, including archery lessons and mini golf, making their day active and full under the Caribbean sun.

Busy families can rely on the organized children's program to keep their kids entertained. It gives parents some worry-free time to explore the property, while their little ones meet new friends. Some parents understand the rarity of a night sans their kids. At this hotel they give parents an opportunity to tour Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean by themselves, since they have a babysitting service.

Entertainment and Nightlife

Despite the absence of live entertainment, there are several bars here, so you can choose where to enjoy your favorite cocktails.

Variety is the spice of life. There are a few accommodations nearby that offer a small amount of nightlife options for you to choose from when you have experienced all that your own property has to share. These include the options displayed below:

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

Other

Occidental Grand Xcaret also has shuffleboard. Not only is shuffleboard a relaxing pastime, but it offers a challenge to players of all skill levels.

The salon on-site offers both a relaxing and convenient way to prepare for a dressy dinner date.

Even though you'll find plenty of activities on-site, visitors looking to get out 'n' about shouldn't ever run out of interesting things to do and see in Mexico. Whether you are looking to spend time at the beach or enjoy a round or two on the golf course, you'll encounter lots of other recreational opportunities in and around the area. Click these pages for information regarding sightseeing, scuba diving, riding a bike or scooter, shopping, fishing, snorkeling, and other activities.

 

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