Cancun doesn’t have to be an expensive vacation destination. There are budget all-inclusive resorts available that offer comfort, plenty of activities, and great food. You may not experience the top-end luxury of the hotel zone’s most exclusive resorts, but what you can count on is having a great time. Here are the top 5 cheapest all-inclusives in Cancun.
Krystal Grand Cancun
Located in the heart of the action at the hotel zone’s Punta Cancun, the 4* Krystal Grand Cancun is a beach lover’s dream, sat right on the ocean along one of the nicest stretches of beach in the city.
Rooms range from the Deluxe option, which is a generous 44 sq mt with its own balcony. Altitude rooms are more luxurious, situated on the Altitude level of the hotel, which houses its own adults-only pool,, plus a private lounge and bar. All rooms are simply furnished and decorated with calming whites and blues that reflect the colors of the sand and ocean outside.
All-Inclusive is optional here, but if you upgrade you’ll benefit from the following:
- All meals, snacks, and drinks at the six onsite restaurants
- Pillow menu, turndown service, room service, and a mini-bar
- Kids club
- Daily activities
- All tips and gratuities
Rated as the best Cheap All-Inclusive in Cancun on Tripadvisor, the NYX Cancun is located in the midsection of the Cancun hotel zone, close to La Isla shopping mall – one of the best places to shop in Cancun – and within easy reach of other entertainment options.
Enjoying a prime beachfront location, complete with loungers and Bali beds, you wouldn’t pick this out as a budget hotel from its attractive facade. Standard rooms are 25 sq mt, and offer a clean, contemporary, and attractive space. The Master Suite, decorated with blue accents throughout, is 58 sq mt with a private balcony offering stunning ocean views, light wood furnishings, and a dining area.
The hotel has four restaurants -Italian, Mexican buffet, a beach eatery, and a classy Teppanyaki joint – plus two bars, which, considering this is a budget option, is pretty impressive.
Hotel Dos Playas Faranda Cancun
The Hotel Dos Playa Faranda Cancun budget 3* all-inclusive resort has an enviable location near Playa Tortugas and the ferry to Isla Mujeres, meaning day trips are just a stone’s throw away.
All 158 rooms are classed as standard and cost 99 USD per night, or up 184 USD for the all-inclusive option. Although they come without the extra luxury touches of other resorts, they are bright and comfortable and some have a balcony or terrace.
Gastronomically, Hotel Dos Playas Faranda offers a range of restaurants that are a little more interesting than the norm, with Thai and sushi options alongside the classic buffet. There are also two bars to enjoy beers, wines, and inventive cocktails. The hotel has a large outdoor pool and terrace, a gym, tennis courts, free wi-fi, and offers a massage service. If price is the main consideration for you, then this resort is definitely one to consider.
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Park Royal Beach Cancun
The lively all-inclusive Park Royal Beach Cancun has everything you need for a great vacation at a cheaper-than-average price.
Located mid-way down the Cancun 7, this all-inclusive resort has a wide stretch of fine, white sand for guests to enjoy, plus outdoor pools, and a water park that all the family will love. There are four restaurants and two bars, providing more-than-ample choices for your vacation dining and drinking needs. And, as this resort is relatively small, with only 122 rooms, it means you can expect attentive service.
The rooms range from a deluxe 36 sq mt option suitable for 4 guests, to the spacious 113 sq mt family suite with an expansive terrace with ocean or lagoon views, 2 bathrooms, plus a separate living area and kitchenette.
A little way south of La Isla, close to popular Delfines Beach, you’ll find the Emporio Cancun, winner of a 2021 Travelers’ Choice award on Tripadvisor.
The hotel feels inviting and informal, perfect for families or a couples’ getaway. When it comes to facilities, there is plenty on offer here, including:
- Three restaurants: Bacoli Trattoria, Sunset Grill, and Cua Culinary Artisans
- Four bars: Wet Bar, Legacy Room, Pool Bar, and Beach Bar
- 24-hour gym
- Outdoor pools
- Daily activities and entertainment
Rooms are light and inviting, with attractive wood-paneled walls. Sizes range from appealing 35 sq mt deluxe rooms to the sleekly-designed 2-bed 2-bath Master Suite which is 134 sq mt and can accommodate up to 8 people, making it ideal for larger groups of friends or family who want to stay together.
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