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Diego's Spectacular Lagoon View Pent House in Cancun
5/5Exceptional! (2 reviews)
Splendid! Simply Splendid!

"We stayed here for the last two weeks of a seven week tour of the Yucatan. We needed a place to rest, enjoy the heat and prepare to come back home. This was ideal. The penthouse is exactly as shown in the pictures. The view is to die for and the breeze coming of the lagoon kept the place cool and ..."…"

Reviewed on Feb 26, 2018

Diego's Spectacular Lagoon View Pent House in Cancun
Roof Top Terrace With a View you Wont Believe Unless you see it in Person
4.9/5Exceptional! (34 reviews)
Outstanding view!!!

"The condo was beautiful and has everything that was expected minus beach / water access. The snorkeling dock was closed which was disappointing but we didn’t let that ruin our trip. The A/C was great, linens a nice quality, able to enjoy our breakfast, drinks and snacks with the kitchenware provided ..."…"

Reviewed on Oct 20, 2020

Roof Top Terrace With a View you Wont Believe Unless you see it in Person
Nizuc Resort and Spa
5 out of 5
Punta Nizuc, Blvd. Kukulcan Km.21 - 260, Cancun, QROO
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is ¥41,465 per night from Nov 9 to Nov 10
4.8/5Exceptional! (945 reviews)

"The hotel was amazing. Lived up to everything described. I will definitely return."…"

Reviewed on Oct 16, 2020

Nizuc Resort and Spa

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Affordable & Relaxing Ocean Front Villa w Jacuzzi & Amazing Views of Caribbean!
4.7/5Exceptional! (9 reviews)
Fabulous Place

"This is a great place to stay on Isla Majures. It is close to lots of places where you can eat out, the views are magnificent and the property is comfortable and relaxing. Don't miss Lorenzo's seafood dinner!"…"

Reviewed on Feb 1, 2020

Affordable & Relaxing Ocean Front Villa w Jacuzzi & Amazing Views of Caribbean!
Luxury Oceanfront Condo Rooftop Pool 360° View
4.6/5Exceptional! (13 reviews)
Beautiful spacious condo

"Loved it wish I stayed more than 2 days."…"

Reviewed on Mar 18, 2020

Luxury Oceanfront Condo Rooftop Pool 360° View
Live Aqua Beach Resort Cancún - All Inclusive - Adults Only
5 out of 5
Blvd. Kukulcan KM.12.5, Zona Hotelera, Cancun, QROO
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is ¥38,639 per night from Nov 8 to Nov 9
4.6/5Wonderful! (2,076 reviews)

"Perfect place to stay while in Cancun! Beautiful Resort! Friendly staff!"…"

Reviewed on Oct 24, 2020

Live Aqua Beach Resort Cancún - All Inclusive - Adults Only
Fiesta Americana Condesa Cancun - All Inclusive
4 out of 5
Blvd. Kukulkan km 16.5, Zona Hotelera, Cancun, QROO
The price is ¥25,466 per night from Nov 8 to Nov 9
4.5/5Wonderful! (3,642 reviews)

"The staff is amazing...they go over and above to accommodate your needs. The food and service were excellent."…"

Reviewed on Oct 23, 2020

Fiesta Americana Condesa Cancun - All Inclusive
Riu Palace Las Americas All Inclusive - Adults Only
4 out of 5
Blvd. Kukulcan, Km 8.5, Manzana 50, Lote 4, Zona Hotelera, Cancun, QROO
The price is ¥22,174 per night from Oct 27 to Oct 28
4.5/5Wonderful! (2,699 reviews)

"Nice and beautiful hotel, our room was sea view which was absolutely beautiful."…"

Reviewed on Oct 24, 2020

Riu Palace Las Americas All Inclusive - Adults Only
The Royal Sands Resort & Spa All Inclusive
4 out of 5
Blvd. Kukulcan, Km. 13.5, No. 32, Seccion A, Segunda Etapa, Zona Htl., Cancun, QROO
The price is ¥22,349 per night from Nov 21 to Nov 22
4.5/5Wonderful! (2,479 reviews)

"En servicio y trato asia mi person excelente la rapidez de servicio a la habitación muy rápido el personal amable"…"

Reviewed on Oct 23, 2020

The Royal Sands Resort & Spa All Inclusive
The Westin Lagunamar Ocean Resort Villas & Spa, Cancun
4 out of 5
KM. 12.5 Blvd Kukulcan, Zona Hotelera, Cancun, QROO
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is ¥14,974 per night from Oct 27 to Oct 28
4.5/5Wonderful! (990 reviews)

"I love that the staff helps you book your activities and which includes food and transportation! I also like that there is a washer and dryer in the room with pots and pans to cook. Overall the staff is warm and friendly!!"…"

Reviewed on Sep 13, 2020

The Westin Lagunamar Ocean Resort Villas & Spa, Cancun
Wyndham Garden Cancun Downtown
4 out of 5
AV. Tulum SM. 4 MZA. 14 Lote 2, Cancun, QROO
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is ¥4,691 per night from Oct 30 to Oct 31
4.1/5Very Good! (853 reviews)

"Max at front desk very helpful. Much appreciated. Bed was perfect."…"

Reviewed on Oct 21, 2020

Wyndham Garden Cancun Downtown
GR Solaris Cancun & Spa - All Inclusive
4 out of 5
Blvd. Kukulkan Km. 19.5, Lt 59-2, Sección A, 2 da etapa Zona Hotelera, Cancun, QROO
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is ¥14,634 per night from Nov 14 to Nov 15
4.1/5Very Good! (3,085 reviews)

"Great all inclusive resort at a budget price. Very clean , good food and excellent service. Highly recommend."…"

Reviewed on Oct 21, 2020

GR Solaris Cancun & Spa - All Inclusive
Royal Solaris Cancun Resort Marina & Spa - All Inclusive
4 out of 5
Boulevard Kukulcan Km 20.5, Lote 64, 2a etapa, Seccion A, Zona Hotelera, Cancun, QROO
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is ¥14,634 per night from Nov 14 to Nov 15
4/5Very Good! (1,935 reviews)

"The location next to the ocean. Staff are great. Decent place and food is pleasant."…"

Reviewed on Oct 23, 2020

Royal Solaris Cancun Resort Marina & Spa - All Inclusive
The Westin Resort & Spa Cancun
4 out of 5
Boulevard Kukulcan Km 20, Cancun, QROO
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is ¥10,157 per night from Nov 8 to Nov 9
4/5Very Good! (1,456 reviews)

"Everything was amazing. They really treated us like first class guests. The room had an incredible view and was clean."…"

Reviewed on Oct 21, 2020

The Westin Resort & Spa Cancun
Cabanas Maria del Mar
3 out of 5
Av. Arq.Carlos Lazo Mz 28Lote 15-1, Super Manzana 1 Zazil-Ha Col Centro, Isla Mujeres, QROO
The price is ¥8,063 per night from Nov 15 to Nov 16
3.7/5Good! (997 reviews)

"This was our third visit to the island, and our third stay at Cabanas Maria. The hotel is simple and rustic, no frills. However, the rooms are always extremely clean and the bedding is great, as are the towels. In this price point, I feel that these things are a major plus. We have never been disappointed ..."…"

Reviewed on Aug 10, 2020

Cabanas Maria del Mar
Pura Vida Cancun - Guesthouse and Pool in the Jungle
3.7/5Good! (3 reviews)
Not happy

"We were disappointed with this booking and ended up leaving the next morning after arriving. I feel that there are some issues that should have been made clear up front by the owner, prior to the booking; had we known these items, we would not have booked this rental. We arrived at this place late ..."…"

Reviewed on Jul 28, 2016

Pura Vida Cancun - Guesthouse and Pool in the Jungle
Park Royal Beach Cancun - All Inclusive
3.5 out of 5
Kukulcan Blvd., Km. 12.5, Lote 18, Fracc. 1-B, Zona Hotelera, Cancun, QROO
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is ¥14,766 per night from Oct 27 to Oct 28
3.6/5Good! (994 reviews)

"Friendly people, nice place but not much juice to offer on bars, overall its great place to visit Thanks"…"

Reviewed on Sep 22, 2020

Park Royal Beach Cancun - All Inclusive
Hotel Xbalamque and Spa
3 out of 5
Av. Yaxchilan No. 31, Centro, Mza. 18, Lt. 18, SM. 22, Cancun, QROO
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is ¥2,276 per night from Oct 27 to Oct 28
3.3/5 (994 reviews)

"Clean and comfortable hotel. Pool closes early but otherwise, lovely"…"

Reviewed on Jul 26, 2020

Hotel Xbalamque and Spa
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Frequently asked questions

What should I expect on my historical trip to Cancun?
Some time exploring the ancient ruins in Cancun will be a draw for the history buff or anyone who wants to learn about the local history. And while you’re here, you can check out the entertainment choices and scenic seaside. And also relish a stop at the top-notch restaurants in this romantic area.
What's the best accommodation in Cancun to absorb the local history?
Based on our travel expertise, The Westin Lagunamar Ocean Resort Villas & Spa, Cancun is a top 4-star resort for history seekers booking on Expedia, and it offers 2 restaurants and free WiFi. El Rey Ruins is a short 6-minute drive away. Other choices close to historic sites include Wyndham Garden Cancun Downtown and Pura Vida Cancun - Guesthouse and Pool in the Jungle.
How many historical hotels are there in Cancun?
In Cancun, there are 2742 hotel accommodations bookable on Expedia, including 193 hotels designated as historic or close to historic sites.
What are the top historical places and other sights in Cancun?
Cancun is notable for landmarks like El Rey Ruins, El Meco Archaeological Site, and Yamil Lu’um Archaeological Zone. Cultural venues include Tequila Museum, Museum of Popular Mexican Art, and Capitán Dulché Museum. Other popular sights include Las Americas Cancun Mall and Tortuga Beach.
What is a historic hotel like in Cancun?
By booking a historic hotel, guests can spend a night or two someplace that has an officially recognized national historic designation. A stately home, palace or even a lodge, old police station, or skyscraper can be turned into a historic hotel provided that it’s a place of special interest. Traditional architecture and period features are typically found within the guestrooms or public spaces of such hotels in Cancun, giving a historical feel.
What is the difference between a historic hotel and a heritage hotel?
“Heritage hotel” is a term often used in Asia and Europe, wheareas the term “historic hotel” is more commonly used in the U.S. though overall the terms are quite similar. The architecture and actual building of a historic hotel is generally the most significant aspect. For a heritage hotel, often it’s the cultural value as well as how it inspired the community.
Do historic hotels in Cancun have modern facilities?
Hotel interiors feature the modern conveniences and safety features you might expect, though efforts have been made to preserve the historic aspects and traditions. Smart TVs, WiFi, updated bathroom facilities, and the usual amenities found in most hotels will also be available in a historic hotel. Rest assured that when you select a historic hotel in Cancun, you won’t be staying at a place that’s uncomfortable for guests or simply rundown.

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