In a secluded, private cove of powdery sand and azure water, just an hour's drive south of the hustle of Cancun, lies the all-inclusive Occidental at Xcaret Destination
The resort itself is renowned not only as a paradise in its own right, but also for the eco-archaeological park and ancient Mayan grounds on which it stands. A place of staggering natural and historical beauty that reveals diverse species of tropical butterflies and birds, even jaguars. See more wildlife when you take the plunge to swim with the dolphins and snorkel through old caves and lagoons laden with coral. The hotel offers a discounted day pass to this utopian park quite literally on the doorsteps of the resort.
This all-inclusive hotel is the only resort adjacent to the world famous Xcaret Park. Travellers into eco tourism and adventure can explore such park located within walking distance from Occidental at Xcaret Destination.
The hotel features seven pools with drinks service, which includes five freshwater pools, an adult-only saltwater pool and children's pool. In addition to this, it offers special spa treatments including a beauty salon, solarium and massage therapy for those wanting to relax away the stress.
If you're feeling particularly active, however, the hotel's activity options are second-to-none. The hotel has two tennis courts, and runs archery and mini-golf, while superb full golf courses are just a moment's travel away. As well as this the hotel offers rental and certification on scuba diving equipment for a deeper adventure, or excursions run to the nearby archaeological wonderland of Tulum, Chichen Itza or Xel Ha.
Unlimited Xcaret Experience (UXX)
Mexico’s popular archaeological attraction Xcaret Park offers visitors an overwhelming range of aquatic activities and shows. Experience the stunning Caribbean Sea as the backdrop to a thousand-year-old civilization as you browse the attractions which include underground rivers, lagoons & natural pools; a rotating scenic tower; butterfly pavilions; a coral reef aquarium; Mayan archaeological sites; Mayan village with Mexican cemetery; a marine sea turtle area; a manatee lagoon; a museum store; two private white sand coves and more.
When it comes to all-inclusive, this place goes a whole lot further. The resort's signature UXX Package - the Unlimited Xcaret Experience - grants guests a host of added delights including: VIP check-in, daily complimentary stocked minibar, credit towards massages, unlimited access to Xcaret Park from multiple entrances. Guests also receive in-room robes and slippers, complimentary access to the Xiquitos Sonando kid's club and free delivery on any items purchased from any Xcaret Park Store. Lastly, guests also receive $920 in resort credit, including vouchers towards a room upgrade, dinner and drinks, local golf club vouchers, spa treatment vouchers, and contributions towards tours in Xcaret Park. Please call for further details.
Please note: A government ecotax of 26 Mexican pesos per room per night is payable at this hotel.
Please note: All guests must pre-pay an additional tourist tax of approximately $10 US dollars. You can make this payment online or at kiosks located at the airport, where cash is accepted.