Accommodations in Yucatan Peninsula

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The Mexican Caribbean encompasses a vast expanse of land, though most of the tourism in this region centers around Cancun, Cozumel, and Playa del Carmen. Because there is so much space to vacation in, those who know what to expect in each location will have an easier time choosing their accommodations.

Before you make final arrangements, be aware of the taxes associated with accommodations. Remember to factor in the 16 percent Value-Added Tax (VAT) and the 3 percent hospitality tax. Traveling in the off season, around September through mid-December, will save you up to 25 percent on lodgings.


Acanto Boutique Hotel and Condominiums

Yucatan Peninsula has hotel options that will appeal to almost any type of traveler. Pick from luxury resorts, low-cost accommodations, and much more in between. Those hoping to enjoy an entertaining late-night scene will find precisely that at plenty hotels around Yucatan Peninsula. Click on each link to read more information.

A popular vacation destination with active recreation on-site is Paradisus Cancun Resort. All suites have marble floors, chic furnishings, a view of the Caribbean Sea if the Nichupte lagoon and either a king size bed or two double beds. The Paradisus Junior Suite Lagoon View and Paradisus Junior Suite Ocean are both 474 square feet and have a maximum capacity of three adults and one child or two adults and two children. If you'd like to call before booking a room, do so at (998) 881-1100.

One destination on the waterfront that is worth considering is Hyatt Ziva Cancun. All the rooms in Hyatt Ziva feature a clean and contemporary twist on classic Caribbean themes. You can expect light colors, and modern furnishings in even the standard rooms. If you are looking for something more than standard, consider their suites, or even one of their Swim-up rooms. The Swim Up rooms are guest rooms that open up right into a pool; definitely something special. If you have questions, call them at (998) 848-7000.

Vacationers who appreciate good on-location dining options should think about JW Marriott Cancun Resort and Spa. Located in the heart of the hotel zone is the fabulously luxurious JW Marriott Cancun Resort & Spa. From the spa to the restaurant, guests are treated with great care by the staff, and no desire go left unfulfilled. If you want to call in advance, do so at (998) 848-9600.

These examples are just some of the choices you'll find. To read more about the hotels available, use this link.

Condos and Villa Complexes

Cancun Beach Apartments

Guests can also find non-hotel accommodations here, including tons of condos and a large variety of villa complexes. Beach-goers will usually have convenient access to the beach, as a lot of the properties are located on the water.

Tennis enthusiasts and their families often like the idea of staying at Cancun Beach Apartments, as they have some nice tennis facilities. At Cancun beach apartment you're sure to get quality and personal service for anything you need. Residents of Cancun since 1992, Cancun beach apartment owners Zlatko and Mila can answer and questions you have about the island or what there is to do there. If you want to be sure they're open , call them at (988) 845-3017.

A place on the coast that merits your consideration is Villas Marlin. The main unit for rent at Villas Marlin is unit 520, a privately-owned three bedroom condominium with a king bed in the master bedroom, two double beds in the second bedroom, and two single beds in the third bedroom. The condo is completely furnished including a washer and dryer, dining area, and living room, and the condo also has air conditioning, two cable televisions, two telephones, and a balcon. You can call them at (998) 148-6395.

Anyone wanting to find a place to stay with good swimming facilities, one destination to consider is Condominios Carisa y Palma. Each luxuriously appointed condo at Carisa y Palma. If you're looking to call ahead of time, do so at (998) 883-0211.

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Camping and Eco-Tourism

Belizean Princess

Nature enthusiasts and their families might want to take a look at the selection of eco-tourist options offered in the area.

If you're trying to plan for some special occasion, or if you're traveling with a large party, consider a group-friendly property such as Papaya Playa Beach & Jungle Paradise. Catering to the creative-minded individual, this is a unique destination that works to connect guest with nature without having to compromise the tropical getaway of their dreams. If you want to call before booking a room, you can do so at (984) 182-7389.

For guests wanting to book an accommodation with an active bar scene, Explorean Kohunlich is one location you may want to think about. Each of the more than three-dozen bungalows and cabanas at Explorean Kohunlich is equipped with everything travelers need for a restful and comfortable stay, including a comfortable bed, a reading sofa, a private bathroom, and a small porch. If you're looking to call before making reservations, do so at (555) 326-6986.

Anyone looking to find an accommodation with excellent swimming facilities, one destination to consider is El Pescador. There are 14 well-appointed guestrooms in the main lodge. All are situated just steps away from the lovely swimming pool and come equipped with private baths, air-conditioning and overhead fans. Guests can reach them at (501) 226-2975.

Anyone visiting Yucatan Peninsula includes additional eco-accommodation choices. You can find out more about eco-accommodations available here.

Individual Villas

Certain people prefer the luxury offered by one of the many individual villa rentals. Click here to visit our page concerning rental properties in Yucatan Peninsula.

All-Inclusive Accommodations

Moon Palace Golf Resort - All Inclusive

Some visitors like the added certainty of an all-inclusive package. There are several reasons why these plans are so popular. For example, they make it easy to predict what your vacation will cost.

Avid tennis players will like the idea of staying at Moon Palace Golf Resort - All Inclusive, as they have some good tennis facilities. Nestled away among lush tropical gardens at the edge of a secluded white sand beach this resort is a luxurious all-inclusive resort that is sure to impress. From three interconnected pools to a new Nicklaus-designed golf course, the Moon Palace Golf Resort is a spectacular Mexican family vacation destination which has been recognized by AAA as a Diamond Property. If you want to be sure they're open , call them at (998) 881-6000.

One property on the water's edge you should consider is Hard Rock Hotel Riviera Maya. Whether you stay in a standard room or a two bedroom suite, the rooms are luxurious and over the top with hydro spa tubs, flat screen satellite televisions, fully stocked mini bars, and private balconies with a view. If you would like to call in advance, do so at (984) 875-1130.

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