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Dreams Cancun Resort & Spa

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Dreams Cancun all inclusive resort. Photo courtesy of AMResorts.

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-- a Cancun all inclusive resort in the Hotel Zone, with oceanfront on three sides

Background about Dreams Cancun:

Dreams Cancun Resort & Spa is part of AMResorts, which also has the Sunscape and Secrets brands of all inclusive resorts.

Dreams Cancun has over 300 rooms and suites, all with a seating area and private balcony views of ocean, beaches or lagoon. Dining includes specialty restaurants. Dreams Cancun is known as a family-friendly resort, and has a kids club and teen program.

Location and Beaches

Dreams Cancun has a choice location, with oceanfront on three sides. It's in the Hotel Zone, so is close to restaurants, shops, etc., yet has private beach areas.

Features of Dreams Cancun

  • Three beaches
  • Bungee trampoline, sea trampoline
  • Watersports include Hobie Cats, paddle boats; at additional charge, Sunfish sailing, scuba, Waverunner, waterskiing
  • Guests can snorkel right off the shore -- nice, with kids
  • Daily activities might include exercise class in the pool, Spanish lessons, dance lessons, games
  • Evening entertainment might have Mexico Show, outdoor movies, kids' movies
  • Outings (at extra charge) include horseback riding, Xcaret eco-theme park, Chichen Itza ruins
  • Swim-with-dolphins experience on-site*

For kids:

  • Explorer's Club, for ages 3 to 12
  • Sample activities: rock climbing wall, video games, air hockey, arts and crafts, soccer, volleyball
  • Babysitting (extra charge)
  • Playground, games room
  • Teen programs: Core Zone Club for teens age 13 to 17

Keep in Mind:

  • golfers can check for "unlimited greens fees" promotions. (You'll probably need to pay cart fees, though.)
  • guests report that some rooms need updating, and that the pool can get crowded

Find Out More:

Always check resort sites -- and visitor comment sites -- for updates!

This brief profile is meant to introduce this resort to family vacationers; please note that the writer has not visited in person.

* Parents may want to read more about issues related to swim with dolphin experiences.

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