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Last updated: 13 November, 2022
Expert travel writer: Alex Robinson

Small for Cancun resort, with contemporary but cut-price rooms (there are 3-night minimum stay deals through their website only), the Sandos nonetheless sits on the best stretch of beach in Cancún’s coveted hotel zone.

Rooms are plain – with white walls and polished stone floor tiles, but they have spacious marble bathrooms with huge vanity mirrors. All have ocean or lagoon views. Some have both. Consider and upgrade to a balcony room for a balcony with space to sit and sip a cocktail, with the ocean at your feet.

Facilities are five-star, with three swimming pools – linked with cascades – a Nausicaa spa and a rooftop tennis court.

Surrounding area

The hotel sits in the heart of Cancún’s hotel zone, with clubs, bars and restaurants nearby. La Isla Shopping Village is a five-minute cab ride.

The stretch of beach in front of Sandos is one of Cancún’s best, with strong shades of turquoise and blue, fluffy sand and body-surfable waves.

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Key facilities

Airport transfers*
Beach: Onsite
Creche
Fitness centre
Fitness classes
Golf course
Hot tub
Parking: On-site (free)
Pool (adults only)
Pool (indoor)
Pool (outdoor)
Pool (kids)
Spa
Tennis courts
WiFi: Free
Yoga

Food & drink

All inclusive
Kids menu
Restaurant on-site
Self catering
*
Additional charge

Room types

Apartments
Bedrooms
Cabins
Suites
Tents
Villas
Yurts

Room facilities

Air conditioning
Flat screen TV
Jacuzzi (private)
Pool (private)
Tea & coffee making facilities
WiFi

Bedding options

2+ bedrooms
3+ beds
Connecting rooms
Rollaway/sofa bed

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