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These Cancun Resorts Are The Best In The World For Families According To New Report

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Several Cancun resorts have earned a spot on the U.S. News & World Report’s list of the world’s best family-friendly resorts in 2023.

A resort in Cancun with pools and beach

Despite its wild and party-loving reputation, Cancun is an excellent destination for travelers of all ages, with countless resorts boasting kids-friendly amenities and inclusions.

If you’re looking for a safe, welcoming, and action-packed destination for your next family getaway, read on to find out why Cancun fits the bill.

A family walking on a white sand beach in Cancun

Cancun Resorts Are Some Of The Best In The World For Families 

With Cancun’s hospitality industry booming in recent years, choosing the perfect all-inclusive for your family is easier said than done. 

Fortunately for travelers, U.S. News & World Report compiles an annual ranking of the top family-friendly resorts across the world. And this year, Cancun blows the competition out of the water with three of the top 10 resorts located in the sun-soaked destination.

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Aside from boasting massive resort complexes, what also makes Cancun a great choice for families is its safety, rich culture and history, and endless opportunities for exploring some of nature’s most stunning sights.

Moon Palace Cancun 

Situated on Cancun’s southern shores just a stone’s throw away from Cancun International Airport, Moon Palace Cancun is undoubtedly one of the city’s premier family-friendly resorts.

At Moon Palace Cancun, luxurious and spacious rooms and an endless array of on-site activities combine to create the trip of a lifetime. 

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This 5-star resort has earned excellent reviews thanks to its exclusive beachfront location, enabling easy access to a range of aquatic activities, including paddleboarding and snorkeling. 

Its rooms are elegantly decorated, and the Swim-Up Suites Superior Family Suits provide a comfortable space for the whole family. 

There’s no shortage of fun activities for families at this massive resort. Younger guests can try out immersive games at the resort’s modern Playroom. Guests can even find an ice skating rink – all included when staying at the Moon Palace. 

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Club Med Cancún Yucatán

Next on the list of Cancun’s top-rated family-friendly resorts is Club Med Cancun Yucatán. Situated in the southern section of Cancun’s resort zone, this 4-star resort provides luxury with a taste of local Mayan culture.

Travelers love the property’s spectacular beachfront location and access to three of Cancun’s best white-sand beaches as well as its recently-renovated outdoor pools.

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The massive resort boasts 376 rooms with a colorful and vivid locally-inspired design. With suites sleeping up to 6 guests, the resort effortlessly accommodates larger families.

Club Med offers different activities for travelers of all ages; from daycare for the youngest guests to Club Med’s Passworld – an exclusive activity package for teenagers – fun is a guarantee for all guests. 

Grand Fiesta Americana Coral Beach Resort

With its recently-launched Infinite Luxury all-inclusive philosophy, Grand Fiesta Americana Coral Beach elevates the resort experience to a new level for the entire family.

The upscale property features 602 spacious and modern suites, many of which come with ocean views. Stepping outside of the comfort of their room, guests will find a large infinity pool with a swim-up bar, a kids club and playroom, and 13 bars and restaurants.

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Offering customizable packages tailored to families, travelers staying at this 5-star resort can look forward to some of the best concierge services in Cancun.

Grand Fiesta Cancun also offers a brand new Coral KidZ Club, where younger guests can play with friends and explore a Mayan playground. Meanwhile, teenagers can enjoy a range of aquatic sports, including water polo and snorkeling.

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Mel s

Tuesday 4th of July 2023

The Moon Palace is part of the Palace Resort group. You have the added benefit of visiting any of the other properties in and around Cancun while you are there. One is located near shopping in the hotel district. Convenient when you get hungry while shopping.