Vacations with your big family can make you feel like you’re just taking the show on the road. Meaning you complete the same chores of meal preparation, tidying, and entertaining for your big family as you do at home, just in a new location.
One great way to let everyone relax and enjoy a big family vacation is to plan a retreat at an all-inclusive resort. With several restaurants on site to choose from, kid’s clubs to entertain and babysit, and activities such as spas for the adults; an all-inclusive resort is a great way for the whole family to relax and recharge.
Cancun is a great destination for an all-inclusive resort. With great powdery, white sand beaches and turquoise sea, Cancun spells relaxation. To help plan your big family getaway, here are six all-inclusive resorts in beautiful Cancun that accommodate big families of 5, 6, 7, 8 in one room and provide kid’s activities. Click here to explore all big family hotel options in Cancun.
Beach Palace Resort
Located in the popular Cancun Hotel Zone, the Beach Palace Resort features six dining options, three pools, and a spa. Restaurant menus offer a specialized Kid’s Club Menu of kid’s favorite entrees such as chicken fingers, pizza, and burgers. Children ages 4-12 will enjoy the Kids Club many events and activities such as face painting, dance lessons, and gaming consoles. Parents can relax with peace of mind at the pool or spa knowing that the Nextel Direct Walkie-Talkie Service allows them to talk with their children anywhere on the resort at any time. Teens can spend some time with new friends at the teen disco. Everyone will enjoy the nightly theme parties or shows. Big families of up to 6 can book the Presidential Suite or Family Deluxe Suite.
Crown Paradise Club Cancun
Featuring an unlimited supply of family friendly activities, your kids will enjoy the game room, crafts, mini golf, 4 swimming pools and a water park featuring a pirate ship and 8 slides. Three kids programs are available based on age: Baby Paradise Program – toddlers 18 months to 3 years, Kid’s Paradise Program for 4 – 12 years old, and Teens Paradise Club for ages 13-17. Seven restaurants are available to please the pickiest of eaters. Big families of up to 7 will appreciate the Family Paradise Suite.
Moon Palace Golf and Spa Resort
Located on Cancun’s south shores, this resort boasts 7 outdoor pools and 13 dining options. Kid’s Club activities include chef for a day, make a pinata, mini golf, a climbing tower, and much more. Tweens will like the game room, where they’ll find Xbox 360 and Wii video games, pool table, air hockey and other fun activities. For adults and kids alike, there is a chocolate tasting on Sunday nights and first rate nightly entertainment. For extra adult time, a baby sitter is available at an additional charge. The 2 bedroom Presidential Suite and Family Deluxe Suite will sleep big families of 6. Update 3/9/15: Moon Palace has changed it’s room occupancy limits. We suggest looking at Beachscape Kin ha Villas which can accommodate families of 8.
GR Caribe By Solaris Deluxe All Inclusive Resort
A 2012 Trip Advisor Certificate of Excellence Winner, this luxury family friendly resort is located 10 minutes from the Cancun airport. Family friendly amenities include 3 restaurants and daily poolside activities. Guests will enjoy the Kids Club and Mini Water Park of sister resort Royal Solaris Cancun (located next door), where they’ll have fun with arts and crafts, finger painting, and story times. Water fun can be had on the ship and animal shaped water slides and splashing water fountains. For parents night out alone, the resort offers babysitting service at an additional charge. Big families of 6 will find the Superior Room with 2 bedrooms will meet their needs.
Omni Cancun Hotel and Villas
Big families of 6 will have plenty of room in the large 3 bedroom villas offered at this resort. Dining options include 9 restaurants, 2 snack bars, and themed dinner buffets. Daily activities are planned for kids and a special Sunday kids’ party at the main pool area. The Omni Sensational Kids program allows kids to borrow a rolling backpack full of toys, games and books for their visit. If visiting during May through October be sure to check into Omni’s baby turtle release program.
This all-inclusive resort is located only 25 minutes by car from the Cancun International Airport and 5 minutes on foot from La Isla, the newest shopping center in Cancun. With 344 rooms, big families of 6 can stay in the 2 bedroom suite with a king and 2 double beds. The resorts offers 4 restaurants and 3 swimming pools. Additional amenities include a Kid’s club for children aged between 4 and 12 years old and babysitting services (additional charge).
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