Are you thinking of taking the whole family on vacation? Look no further than Cancun, Mexico, where the white sand beaches caress the backdrop of a majestic Caribbean Sea. Cancun’s warm tropical climate and lush vegetation provide the ideal paradise setting, where you and your loved ones can bask in the sun, swim like a fish, or cool off in an air-conditioned suite and enjoy fine dining at every turn. There are endless land and ocean adventures to choose from, which the whole family can enjoy. Many all-inclusive resorts line the coast of the Cancun area, offering childcare services and kids clubs for the little ones. The gorgeous weather and variety of family excursions, combined with the finest hospitality, make Cancun the number one large family vacation destination in Mexico, and you will quickly see why when you get here.
Activities for Families in Cancun
Cancun is a magical destination with a rich history and natural treasures. There are many all-inclusive resorts and even more adventures for large groups and families to explore. There are private boat tours to Isla Mujeres, swimming excursions in cenotes, group ATV tours, zip lining, bird-watching excursions, the famous Chichén Itzá ruins, and more. Ask your hotel concierge for recommendations, or check out Trip Advisor. We recommend planning and making reservations for large group tours to avoid issues with space availability, as tours are popular in Cancun and often fill up in advance. Early planning eliminates stress and makes the journey a breeze.
Tips and Tricks for a Large Family Vacation in Cancun
Choose an All-Inclusive Resort
The Cancun coast is filled with hotel and resort options which can leave guests feeling overwhelmed when choosing the best hotel, especially for a large group reservation. Garza Blanca Resort and Spa Cancun offer all this and more if a classy resort with all the amenities and award-winning fine dining options is on your checklist. Garza Blanca is a short 30-minute drive from the International Airport. The resort sits on a pristine stretch of the crystal white sand beaches of Playas Mujeres. This family-friendly resort offers outdoor heated pools, a water park, a full-service Spa, and an adults-only Rooftop Area for exclusive dining and entertainment.
For families on the go, Garza Blanca offers an All-Inclusive Plan, which includes access to their gourmet fine dining restaurants, 24-hour room service, unlimited beverages prepared with premium and international brands, access to all heated outdoor pools, access to their adults-only rooftop area, daily water and land activities for the kids, events held on the resort grounds, and free access to their Kids Club for children ages 4 to 12 open daily from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm.
Garza Blanca also offers a Family Program which can complement all stays, providing parents traveling with kids courtesy amenities and exclusive benefits. The Family Program includes Wi-
Fi for unlimited devices, 24-hour room service, unique take-home amenities for kids, turn-down service, complimentary resort activities, and, best of all, kids eat free! A minimum 3-night stay in a 1-bedroom suite is required to qualify for the Family Program.
Look for the most spacious suites for families
Finding a suitable space for a large group vacation can be a challenge when there are so many people to accommodate. Fortunately, Garza Blanca specializes in hosting large group and family vacations with their 3 & 4 bedroom Residential Suites, where you will enjoy a sprawling private terrace, breathtaking ocean views, a full-size gourmet kitchen and breakfast bar, 24-hour room service, and an in-suite private chef experience. The residential suites are a perfect choice for families and large group vacations and come with exclusive amenities that you and your companions will enjoy throughout your stay in the Caribbean.
Plan Tours in Advance
When planning group tours, we always recommend planning ahead. Making reservations with a tour in advance ensures you and your family will experience the adventure together and avoid availability issues. When you think of experiencing the ruins of Chichén Itzá or exploring the Cenotes of Cancun, these are memories you want to share. Making early reservations will help you skip the long lines and ensure these special memories last a lifetime.