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Party Zone Shopping

The Plaza La Isla and Plaza Kukulcan shopping malls offer shopping on a grand scale, just a 5 to 7 minute bus ride from the Gran Caribe Real Resort & Spa All inclusive Plaza, in the heart of Cancun’s Hotel Zone.

All-Inclusive Plan

Enjoy the sun and the beach, or relax in the spa at the Gran Caribe Resort Cancun. Afterwards, satisfy your appetite at one of our 7 restaurants with unlimited food and drink that is part of the package. Also included are supervised children's activities; stage shows in an air-conditioned theater; and use of the resort's fitness room, saunas, and 3 pools.

Bas-relief headboards

Terraces and balconies provide views of the lagoon, ocean, or resort. Ornate headboards feature bas-reliefs of seashells. Various room amenities like complimentary WiFi are included in the Gran Caribe Real's rate.

Hotel Amenities

All-Inclusive Details

This resort is all-inclusive. Onsite food and beverages are included in the room price (some restrictions may apply).

Gratuities and taxes

Gratuities and taxes are included.

Food and beverages

  • All buffet and à la carte meals, snacks, and beverages included
  • Room service during certain hours
  • In-room minibar (some restrictions)
  • In-room liquor dispensers

Activities and facilities/equipment

Land activities

  • Bicycling
  • Fitness facilities


  • Cooking
  • Language

Kids' club

  • Supervised activities for children between 4 and 12 years old


  • Onsite entertainment and activities
  • Onsite live performances
  • Theme parties

Not included

  • Premium food items
  • Airport transfers
  • Childcare
  • Laundry/dry cleaning services
  • Spa/beauty facilities and services
  • Activities and services offered by independent operators
  • Transportation to offsite activities

Hotel Amenities

A 2-story health club contains men's and women's massage and steam rooms and includes an air-conditioned fitness center featuring cardio and weight machines, free weights, and an aerobics area. As part of the all-inclusive plan, a large, air-conditioned clubhouse provides supervised activities for children. Complimentary wireless Internet and a 24-hour business center with 6 meeting and conference rooms are available. Guest parking is complimentary. Gran Caribe Real Resort & Spa All Inclusive feature direct beach access and free admission to a water park.

Daylight activities include pool aerobics, bingo, cooking and Spanish lessons, and handicrafts as well as athletic competitions. In addition to complimentary beach cabanas and beach sun loungers/chaise lounges, umbrellas, and towels, this property offers bicycle rentals nearby and miniature golf. After-dark activities include karaoke and stage shows in an air-conditioned theater four nights weekly.

Gran Caribe Real Resort & Spa purifies its water.

  • Children's pool 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Steam room 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Children's club (free) 
  • Supervised childcare/activities (surcharge) 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Total number of rooms - 470 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Hair salon 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Shopping on site 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Television in common areas 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Wedding services 
  • Concierge services 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Arcade/game room 
  • Free water park access 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Computer station 
  • Number of outdoor pools - 2 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Turkish bath/Hammam 
  • Designated smoking areas 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Number of floors - 6 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Meeting rooms 3 
  • Beach bar 
  • Free self parking 
  • Free beach cabanas 
  • Free pool cabanas 
  • Beach sun loungers 
  • Pool sun loungers 
  • Beach towels 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 3 
  • Number of restaurants - 7 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Coffee/tea in common areas 
  • Waterslide 
  • Free WiFi 
  • 24-hour business center 
  • Free reception 
  • Sauna 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Water park access (complimentary)  
  • Outdoor pools  
  • Children's pool  
  • Waterslide  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Children's club (free)  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)  
  • Arcade/game room  
  • Playground on site  
  • Miniature golf on site  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  
  • DVD player  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Free self parking

Room Amenities

  • DVD player 
  • Balcony 
  • Climate control 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Ceiling fan 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Minibar (stocked, free items) 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • In-room childcare (surcharge) 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • In-room safe 
  • Cable TV service 
  • In-room massage available 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • LCD TV 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Rollaway/extra beds (free) 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free dial-up Internet access 
  • Room service 

Where to Eat

Gran Caribe Real Resort & Spa All Inclusive features show cooking. Inquire with resort staff for details and locations.

Gaviotas - Beachfront restaurant and bar. Show cooking. Featuring pasta, seafood, and vegetarian fare. Open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Bar open at night.

Albatros - Casual restaurant overlooking the beach and pool. Buffets, à la carte menus, and show cooking. Open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

Health, Sushi, & Snack Bar - Located beside the pool and overlooking the ocean. Light, Japanese-influenced fare. Nonalcoholic beverages and juices with Caribbean accents. Open from mid-morning until late night.

Maria's - Contemporary Mexican cooking in an aristocratic and historical atmosphere. À la carte menu and show cooking. Open for dinner.

Trade Winds - Light, Mexican-influenced fare and snacks. Beverages and Caribbean drinks. Located on the beach with a deck featuring swings, hammocks, lounges, and double sun beds. Open at night.

Sunset Grill - Casual, all-day à la carte dining. Open for lunch and dinner.

Il Pescatore - Italian restaurant and bar offering à la carte options and cooking demonstrations. Open for dinner.

Lobby Bar - Located beside the quieter, smaller pool overlooking the lagoon. Views of the ocean and large pool. Happy hour. Live entertainment every evening. Open from morning until past midnight.

All-Inclusive Clubs - Two clubs offering 24-hour self-service snacks, an international open bar, games, and activities.

Show Bar - Bar open for entire length of show. Air-conditioned theater offering a selection of shows including Tropical, International, Caribbean, Pre-Hispanic, Mexican, and Le Fantastique.

Nearby Things to Do

The All Inclusive Plan includes use of one racquetball court, and two squash courts. Other facilities include a recreation area containing bocce, Ping-Pong tables, shuffleboard, horseshoes, a maze, and giant outdoor chess.

As part of the All Inclusive Plan, guests may use pedal boats and kayaks at a marina on Nichupté Lagoon 2.5 miles (4 km) away. A water sports center at the hotel arranges rentals of snorkeling gear, boogie boards, Jet Skis, windsurfers, motor boats, and Hobie Cat sailboats and also books scuba diving and snorkeling lessons and excursions, and fishing trips. Cancún has two 18-hole golf courses, Cancún Golf Club, 2.75 miles (4.5 km) away and Hilton Cancún Golf Club, 4 miles (6.5 km) away. In addition, miniature golf is available on site.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the hotel; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Snorkeling nearby 
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby 
  • Windsurfing nearby 
  • Kayaking nearby 
  • Sailing nearby 
  • Scuba diving nearby 
  • Water skiing nearby 
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby 
  • Bicycle rentals nearby 
  • Aerobics on site 
  • Miniature golf on site 
  • Playground on site 
  • Volleyball on site 
  • Beach volleyball on site 

Spa Services

  • Hot stone massage 
  • Deep tissue massage 
  • Prenatal massage 
  • Steam room in spa 
  • Reflexology 
  • Sports massage 
  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Body wraps 
  • Hydrotherapy treatments 
  • Sauna in spa 
  • Spa tub in spa 
  • Massages 
  • Body treatments 
  • Facial treatments 


To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Accessible path of travel 
  • Accessible parking 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies


Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-in time starts at 3 PM


Check-out time is noon

Payment types

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

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