Top 12 Kid-Friendly Resorts In Mexico - Updated 2024

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Treat your family to a once-in-a-lifetime seaside vacation in Mexico. Most of the resorts offer the ultimate beach vacation with most of them having an all-inclusive option. The sites of Puerto Morelos specialize in bringing you five-star holidays, with most of the properties featuring beautiful beaches while overlooking the pristine Caribbean ocean. We explore some of the resorts that make it easy for you to travel as a family, with most hotels offering numerous entertainment options at the kids’ club, offering babysitting services and housing multiple swimming pools and activity areas. Read below some of the top kid-friendly resorts in Mexico.

We handpicked these listings carefully, considering (wherever possible) recent guest reviews, location, accommodation type, prices, availability of dates, decor, and access to kid-friendly amenities and activities. The image galleries get refreshed with the latest updates regularly. They were last updated on June 25, 2024.

1. Punta Pescadero Paradise Hotel & Villas (from USD 204)

This delightful kid-friendly resort is the ultimate destination for families seeking a memorable and fun-filled vacation. The air-conditioned suites have cable TV and terraces, perfect for unwinding after adventures. The games room and indoor play area allow kids to enjoy themselves. They will have fun for hours with board games, puzzles, books, DVDs, or music for children.

The private beach area is ideal for soaking up the sun, swimming, and building sandcastles with your kids. The outdoor swimming pool is excellent for cooling off on a hot day. Moreover, the water sports facilities offer a range of exciting activities, including snorkelling.

The children’s playground is a safe and fun adventure spot for the little ones. Meanwhile, the onsite restaurant serves delicious meals satisfying even the pickiest eaters. There are kid-friendly buffets, and kid meals offer a variety of tasty options for your little ones.

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Punta Pescadero Paradise Hotel & Villas

Wifi Available

Address: Km 14 Carretera Los Barriles Al Cardonal
2332.3 km (1449.3 mi) from Xel-Há Park

Parking Restaurant Pets allowed Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Tennis court

2. Barceló Karmina - All Inclusive (from USD 269)

This enchanting resort is nestled just 150 meters (492.13 feet) from Azul Beach. Every suite has a seating area and a balcony with awe-inspiring views of the surrounding tropical beauty. Your little ones can splash around in the kids’ pool or join the kids’ club for various exciting activities. The outdoor pools with a stunning waterfall create a serene atmosphere, perfect for having fun under the sun.

The private beach area is an oasis of tranquillity. For adventure seekers, the water sports facilities offer an array of activities, such as snorkelling, diving, and fishing. The games room and indoor play area are a kid’s dream, with various board games, puzzles, and activities to entertain them.

The restaurants offer diverse culinary experiences, ensuring something to please every palate. The kid-friendly buffet and kid meals provide nutritious options. The spa and wellness centre offers a sanctuary to indulge in treatments to soothe you.

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Barceló Karmina - All Inclusive

Wifi Available

Address: Avenida Vista Linda Hermosa 13 Peninsula
1782.19 km (1107.5 mi) from Xel-Há Park

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3. Royalton Riviera Cancun Resort & Spa - All Inclusive (from USD 330)

Located in one of the most popular holiday destinations in Mexico - Cancun, Royalton Riviera Cancun Resort Spa is a must-visit if you are looking to have everything you need in one location. The property is kid-friendly and all your meals and drinks are included with your stay. There is free WIFI throughout the property and visitors get to enjoy facilities like a tennis court, private beach, and an in-house nightclub. Babysitting services can be arranged in the resort.

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Royalton Riviera Cancun, An Autograph Collection All-Inclusive Resort & Casino

Wifi Available

Address: Carretera Federal 307 Tulum-Cancun Km 332,15, SM31, MZ 03 77500
88.07 km (54.8 mi) from Xel-Há Park

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4. Catalonia Playa Maroma - All Inclusive (from USD 225)

Located in a tropical setting near Punta Maroma Beach, this property is one of the best all-inclusive resorts for families in Mexico. The property features a sparkling swimming pool surrounded by poolside cabanas where you can soak up the sun and enjoy a freshly curated cocktail from the poolside bar. Visitors also get to enjoy the full serviced spa and non-motorized watersports while the kids spend time with their peers at the kids club.

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Catalonia Playa Maroma - All Inclusive This is a Proud Certified property where you can be extra sure of a welcoming stay.

Wifi Available

Address: Carretera Federal 307 Chetumal- Puerto Juarez Km. 306+250, Punta Maroma
61.69 km (38.4 mi) from Xel-Há Park

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5. Grand Riviera Princess - All Inclusive (from USD 232)

Located in Playa del Carmen, lies this stunning beachfront property near the city. The establishment is an all-inclusive resort and it offers some of the best facilities. Expect to find not one but 12 swimming pools, including a kids’ pool and some heated pools. There is a full-service spa with a hot tub, as well as nine restaurants and nine bars.

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Grand Riviera Princess - All Inclusive

Wifi Available

Address: Prolongacion 5 Avenida Manzana 20 Lote 006
51.74 km (32.2 mi) from Xel-Há Park

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6. Catalonia Riviera Maya Resort and Spa - All Inclusive (from USD 101)

If you want to spend family vacations in Mexico, Catalonia Riviera Maya Resort and Spa is a stunning four-star property that will leave no doubt that you are on holiday. The all-inclusive hotel is located right on the stretch of a white sandy beach. Wake up every morning to the crashing sounds of the waves, and some of the best views that Puerto Aventuras has to offer. The family rooms are a great option for families traveling with children. On-site, you will find a bar, outdoor swimming pool, and guests have access to free WIFI.

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Catalonia Riviera Maya Resort & Spa- All Inclusive This is a Proud Certified property where you can be extra sure of a welcoming stay.

Wifi Available Wheelchair accessible Visual Aid: Braille Visual Aid: Tactile

Address: Avenida Xcacel, Lote 1, Plano 2, Manzana 18
25.07 km (15.6 mi) from Xel-Há Park

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7. Ocean Coral & Turquesa All Inclusive (from USD 218)

A five-star holiday awaits you at the all-inclusive Ocean Coral and Turquesa Resort. This property sits on its own stretch of beach and it is nestled amongst lush greenery. Amenities include a kids’ swimming pool, hot tub, four larger pools, and a tennis court. At the restaurant, you will be treated to delicious Mexican cuisines, Carribean, American and Italian dishes. The rooms are stylishly decorated and come with free WIFI.

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Ocean Coral & Turquesa All Inclusive

Address: Sm 12 Mza 15 Lote 1-02 1-03
81.1 km (50.4 mi) from Xel-Há Park

8. Dreams Riviera Cancun Resort & Spa - All Inclusive (from USD 303)

This secluded five-star property is perched right on the beach overlooking the blue Carribean waters. To the back of the property, you will notice the vast open space filled with carpets of green grass and some of the area’s rich flora. All you need to do is bring your suitcase as all meals and drinks are provided during your stay. There are six gourmet restaurants at the hotel, as well as an infinity swimming pool and spa facilities. The family-friendly property provides entertainment for children as well as babysitting facilities.

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Dreams Riviera Cancun Resort & Spa - All Inclusive This is a Proud Certified property where you can be extra sure of a welcoming stay.

Wifi Available Wheelchair accessible

Address: Calle 55 Supermanzana 11 Manzana 4 Lote 1-01
67.23 km (41.8 mi) from Xel-Há Park

Parking Restaurant Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Fitness centre Golf course (within 3 km)

9. Now Jade Riviera Cancun - All Inclusive (from USD 382)

Another five-star property awaits you in Puerto Morelos. The hotel has a private beach with pristine waters and sun shades perched on the white sands. All three swimming pools are heated, including the children’s swimming pool. There is a tennis school on-site for guests to sharpen their tennis skills as well as a full-service spa and eight different restaurants. Besides the entertainment offered at the kids’ club, there is also a teen’s club for children between the ages of 13 and 17 years old.

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Dreams Jade Resort & Spa - All Inclusive This is a Proud Certified property where you can be extra sure of a welcoming stay.

Wifi Available Wheelchair accessible

Address: Manzana 20 Lote 1-1 Unidad 26 Region 3
74.44 km (46.3 mi) from Xel-Há Park

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10. Grand Sirenis Riviera Maya Resort & Spa All Inclusive

Breakaway from the stresses of city life, and come spend a relaxing escape at this seaside resort in Akumal. The modern hotel is an architectural masterpiece that features three swimming pools and a private beach. The price paid per night includes all meals and drinks served at one of their onsite restaurants. There is also a theme park for all your non-motorized watersports pleasure and kids can enjoy board games at the entertainment center.

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Grand Sirenis Riviera Maya Resort & Spa All Inclusive This is a Proud Certified property where you can be extra sure of a welcoming stay.

Wifi Available

Address: Carretera Federal Cancún - Tulum, Zona Costera, Km. 258
13.63 km (8.5 mi) from Xel-Há Park

Parking Restaurant Room service Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Tennis court Sauna Fitness centre

11. Occidental Cozumel (from USD 194)

Cozumel is a mostly undeveloped Mexican island in the Caribbean Sea. It is a popular cruise ship port of call famed for its scuba diving and features a selection of state-of-the-art holiday resorts. Breakaway from all the popular destinations and visit the all-inclusive Occidental Cozumel. The resort offers family-friendly accommodations and guests can enjoy the private beach as well as make use of one of the swimming pools. There are seven restaurants on the property, five bars as well as a nightclub, and babysitting services.

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Occidental Cozumel - All Inclusive

Wifi Available Wheelchair accessible

Address: Kilómetro 17.5, Carretera Sur, El Cedral,
35.91 km (22.4 mi) from Xel-Há Park

Parking Restaurant Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Tennis court Sauna

12. Sonoran Sun 510 East (from USD 144)

Come enjoy remarkable sunsets and uninterrupted ocean views at this stunning seaside property. Sonoran Sun 510 East offers units that come fully equipped with a flat-screen television, air-conditioning, and a kitchen with a dishwasher, kettle, and microwave. This property is self-catering, allowing you to have full control of all your meals. There is a kid’s swimming pool as well as a big outdoor pool, tennis court, and fitness center.

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Sonoran Sun 510 East

Address: Camino a la Choya km 4 Fraccionamiento Costa Diamante
2886.34 km (1793.5 mi) from Xel-Há Park

Spend time at the beach in these top properties

It is very rare for one to go wrong with a beach getaway. There is something about the color of the water against the white sands, and swaying palm trees, that screams relaxation. If you are looking to get your dose of relaxation while traveling with the kids, then you should book a stay at one of these kid-friendly resorts in Mexico. There are also resorts with private pools and the best hotels for families in Mexico you can choose from for more accommodation options.

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