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The Royal Sands Resort & Spa All Inclusive

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Ellicott City, Maryland
Reviewed yesterday NEW

We have directly booked our reservation with Royal sands for quick winter break 4 day trip. The resort was maintained very well, family friendly. All inclusive package is worth especially the pool side service, room service with proper drinks included for all the ages.

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The Royal Sands is a perfect resort for families. With the 2 BR Villa, the rooms and outdoor living space (huge balcony) is ideal for family vacations. While we do not cook in the villa, having the kitchen and eating space is a nice amenity for dinner leftovers or a quick bite to eat. The cleanliness of the overall property...

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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Here early January for family vacation with my husband and 16 and 20 year old kids. Large, comfortable suite, large balcony. Single sit-down restaurant/buffet option for all 3 meals, plus Char-Hut option for lunch. Also option on all-inclusive plan to use several off-site restaurants (good!) and restaurants at other Royal properties (20+ minute shuttle ride to get to these). Single...

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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We love going each year to the Royal Sands Resort. We have been owners since it was built and we still choose to come back and not trade every year! The staff, accommodations, restaurant and all services are top notch! Location is great, something for all ages (from Yoga to kids club) each and every day. The pools are spectacular...

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Cristóbal G, Online Community Care Coordinator at The Royal Sands Resort & Spa All Inclusive, responded to this review

Dear Douglas: Thank you for taking the time to review your stay with us. We always strive to provide the highest satisfaction levels to our guests and it's rewarding to learn we achieved this goal with you. We appreciate your feedback and look forward to welcoming you back soon. Warm regards.

Hillsborough
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The Royal Sands Cancun was a very nice resort. Both pools were beautiful with great swim-up bars, though the larger pool could have been heated better, as the weather was breezy and a bit chilly in January. The suite we stayed in was very large and very clean. There were two Murphy beds but the mattresses were VERY uncomfortable; we...

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Cristóbal G, Online Community Care Coordinator at The Royal Sands Resort & Spa All Inclusive, responded to this review

Dear Diane, Thank you for taking the time to review your stay with us. We're convinced that our staff is the most important asset in our company since their interaction with our guests makes possible what we like to call "The Royal Experience". We always strive to provide the highest satisfaction levels to our guests and it's rewarding to learn...

Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

I'm in shock who writes that this hotel is excellent for a vacation. I'll start with the breakfast: they are simply awful. stale cheese and sausage. All food is prepared on cheap oil. In my eyes porridge diluted with hot water. The waiter collected unfinished coffee on the table and poured it into the kettle, then poured over the guests....

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Cristóbal G, Online Community Care Coordinator. at The Royal Sands Resort & Spa All Inclusive, responded to this review

Dear инна р Thanks so much for taking the time to review your stay at The Royal Sands. We truly appreciate your feedback and sincerely apologize that your stay didn't meet your expectations. I've contacted you offline so that we can learn more about your stay experience to make this right. I would like to point out that our restaurants...

Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This is a great resort to stay. The check in and check out was quick and easy. The food was great. The room was clean. Very comfortable bed and pillows. It's only 5 minutes walk to a shopping center. Very hard working and friendly staff. The wait staff on the beach was great, Gustavo did an exceptional job in servicing...

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Dear Nathan, Thank you for taking time to post about our resort. We always strive to provide our customers with the highest satisfaction rates available and we're glad to learn we've achieved this goal with you. We'll make sure to personally praise Gustavo for leaving such a nice impression in you. We look forward to welcoming you again during your...

Laurens
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My husband and myself, along with our 2 daughters (early 20s) spent the week before Christmas at the Royal Sands Resort in Cancun. All 4 of us loved it! Our room was very spacious! 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, big living room room area, kitchen and 2 beautiful balconies! It had everything we needed, and anything that we needed to purchase,...

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Dear Julie, Thank you for taking time to post about our resort. We're glad to learn that you and your family enjoyed your most recent visit to the Royal Sands and that you took advantage of its privileged location and views in Cancun's hotel zone. We look forward to welcoming you back during your next visit to the Mexican Caribbean....

Utah
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

You are greeted by staff on arrival with 'welcome home' and honestly, we wanted to move in within a few hours! The room was amazing, nice kitchen, large living area with dinning table, living room area and within the entertainment center 2 pull down beds, nice master bedroom and an amazing deck with dinning table and lounge chairs. We didn't...

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Dear Kristen, Thank you for taking time to post about your home away from home. We know that the TripAdvisor community will appreciate your insights about our resort and your overall experience in Cancun. We look forward to welcoming you again during your next visit to the Mexican Caribbean. Warm Regards.

Seattle, Washington
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We were very pleased with the size of the rooms and we spent a lot of time on the deck looking out over the ocean. The rooms were clean and well maintained, but a little dated. The pools were very large and able to accommodate all of the guests without a problem. The food and drink service at the smaller...

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Dear Guest, Thank you for taking time to post about our resort. We're glad to learn you've enjoyed your visit at The Royal Sands and you had the chance to visit some of the off-site restaurants included in your Refine Package. We hope you've enjoyed the rest of your stay in Cancun and we look forward to welcoming you back...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Tennis Court
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Royal Sands Resort & Spa All Inclusive, one of the best All-Inclusive resorts in the area, sits at the center of Cancun's spectacular Caribbean shoreline with breathtaking views of white sand and turquoise waters. With a privileged location, five-star luxury, a world-class Spa, tempting dining choices and activities for all ages, The Royal Sands has everything you need for your next Caribbean vacation. Enjoy fine dining, activities and amenities offered by the REFINE All-Inclusive package. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Royal Sands Resort & Spa All Inclusive

Address: Blvd. Kukulcan km 13.5, No. 32, Seccion A, Segunda Etapa | Zona Hotelera, Cancun 77500, Mexico
Region: Mexico > Yucatan Peninsula > Quintana Roo > Cancun
Price Range: £197 - £460 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Royal Sands Resort & Spa All Inclusive 4*
Number of rooms: 340
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Also Known As:
The Royal Sands Hotel Cancun
Royal Sands Cancun
Cancun Royal Sands Resort
Royal Sands Resort Cancun
Hotel Style:
#14 Family Hotel in Cancun
#19 Top resorts Hotel in Cancun
#20 Luxury Hotel in Cancun
#20 On the Beach Hotel in Cancun
#21 Romantic Hotel in Cancun
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“Ask for beach front rooms. All the rooms have partial Ocean view though.”
 of 5 bubbles damodarp890, 16 Jan 2017 | Read review
“rooms on upper floors are quieter”
 of 5 bubbles kirstenm580, 11 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Make sure and settle your bill before 11:00 on Saturday morning or you'll be waiting in line.”
 of 5 bubbles USIGambler, 11 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Watch out when you have the sliding glass door and the front door open at the same time! The front door will slam shut extremely hard!”
 of 5 bubbles traveltoseemylove, 9 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Go for the ocean front, it's worth the added expense”
 of 5 bubbles CampbellClan1999, 8 Jan 2017 | Read review
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