This All-Inclusive Resort in Mexico is a Family-Friendly Destination Adults Love – Cocktail Workshops and a Cenote Spa Are Just The Start

Summer travel to the Caribbean is hotter than ever, seeing record growth everywhere from remote islands to some of the destinations along the coast of Mexico that are perennial favorites with American travelers. For a luxe yet hassle-free getaway the entire family will love, head to the pristine shores of the Riviera Maya to indulge in a luxurious all-inclusive escape at Grand Hyatt Playa del Carmen.

Grand Hyatt Playa del Carmen

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Grand Hyatt Playa del Carmen is located in the heart of one of Mexico’s most easily accessible resort destinations: Playa del Carmen, on the country’s Caribbean coast. The resort is just steps away from Playa del Carmen’s famed Quinta Avenida thoroughfare, though, from its white sand beachfront, it is a tranquil escape on some of Mexico’s most beautiful shores.

Riviera Maya

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Grand Hyatt Playa del Carmen is a family-friendly resort but offers refined spaces, personable hospitality, and exceptional experiences that adults crave. Its all-inclusive package includes an incredible array of recreational activities, wellness experiences, and thoughtful add-ons for everyone, from groups of friends and families to solo travelers looking for the ultimate destination to unwind beachside.

Wellness Haven

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One of the unique highlights of the resort is its Cenote Spa, where the deep sinkholes known as cenotes, filled with crystal-clear water that dot the surrounding rainforest, inspire a comprehensive wellness experience where an extensive menu of spa treatments is just the start.

Cenote Spa

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The resort’s Cenote Spa offers eight different treatment suites including spaces designed for couples treatments. It’s hidden among mangroves and lush jungle foliage for a tropical feel.

Ancient Inspiration

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The centerpiece of the Cenote Spa is a one-of-a-kind cenote space with a jacuzzi and loungers, designed to create space for relaxation and contemplation, just like the spaces that once inspired ancient Mayan traditions and rituals that shaped the culture of the region.

Spa Spaces

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In addition to the spa’s unique cenote space, it offers its own infinity pool overlooking the beachfront, as well as a lap pool and hydrotherapy zone.

Girls Getaway

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The Cenote Spa is just one aspect of a stay at Grand Hyatt Playa del Carmen that makes this family-friendly resort a winner with travelers who might normally choose an adults-only vacation destination. The resort also offers fun experiences like Mexican cocktail workshops, guacamole-making classes, and tequila and mezcal spirits tastings to showcase the best of modern Mexican mixology.

Furry Friends

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Grand Hyatt Playa del Carmen is also a pet-friendly destination, welcoming both cats and dogs to the property for travelers who wouldn’t dream of traveling without their furry friends. While local law prohibits animals from accessing the beachfront, they are welcome in designated areas of the property’s food and beverage outlets and in other designated areas across the resort property.

Tortuguita Kids’ Club

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A highlight for children and adults alike at this family-friendly destination is the Tortuguita Kids’ Club, where kids can enjoy an array of activities, toys, movies, and experiences throughout the day. The resort also features a teen-friendly space complete with an arcade and other daily activities. The resort also offers activities for the entire family, including painting classes, dance activities, game nights, and more.

Rooms and Suites

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The resort offers 314 guest rooms and suites, each with comfortable upscale decor that reflects the warmth of this beachfront destination in the Mexican Caribbean.

Pool Access

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Thirty-six of the resort’s luxurious suites include swim-up access or plunge pools for private outdoor space, quick dips, or relaxing rests poolside on a whim.

Grand Club

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Guests seeking to further elevate their stay can upgrade to Grand Club access, which offers additional perks and benefits for travelers. Among them are private, hassle-free check-in and check-out service, daily snacks, cocktails and more, with an open bar and other perks included.

Sol de Mexico

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These amenities and more await along the pristine shores at Grand Hyatt Playa del Carmen. From three infinity pools to onsite cooking classes, bike tours, and multiple dining options, there’s plenty to love at this all-inclusive destination fit for the whole family.

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Carley Rojas Avila is a bilingual New York-based travel writer, editor, content marketer, and the founder of the digital travel publications Explorers Away and Home to Havana. Carley is an expert on all things Latin America, the Caribbean, and Cuba, having lived and worked in four different countries in the region. Her writing has appeared on the Associated Press wires and in Travel + Leisure, Yahoo, MSN, Euronews, The Weather Channel, and more. When she's not writing about her travels, find her front row at a Bad Bunny concert, befriending street cats, and taste-testing every pizza in Havana.