Mexico is a popular tourist destination, particularly when Europeans, Americans, and Canadians are in the throes of frigid winters. Visitors enjoy white-sand beaches, clear blue waters, and internationally renowned scuba diving and snorkeling. Those traveling with children should consider staying at an all-inclusive, kid-friendly resort, where the cost of the room and all meals and beverages are included in the cost of your stay.
Dreams Tulum Resort & Spa
Tulum is a small village located along the southern part of Mexico's Mayan Riviera. It is popular, in part, for having a variety of eco-friendly hotels and resorts. During your stay in Tulum, you can spend a morning visiting the famous Mayan archaeological ruins that are located nearby. Dreams Tulum Resort & Spa is a luxury resort that features 24-hour room service and seven international restaurants. Kids can spend time in the Explorer's Club, where they can play on the playground or at the splash fountain, go on a treasure hunt or participate in sand-castle contests.
Dreams Tulum Resort & Spa Carretera Chetumal Puerto Juárez KM 234 Solidaridad, Tulum Quintana Roo, México C.P. 77780 866-2-DREAMS www.dreamsresorts.com
Presidente InterContinental Cozumel Resort & Spa
Presidente InterContinental Resort & Spa is on the island of Cozumel, near the Cozumel airport and the town of Playa del Carmen. Each room is individually appointed with a combination of both modern and classical Mexican decor. Partaking of all of the resort's restaurants and bars is included with your vacation. You can also enjoy upscale features, such as 24-hour laundry service, private butler service and treatments at the on-site spa. The Chiqui Club is a place just for kids. Here, children can learn about the rich history and culture of Mexico by playing educational games.
Presidente InterContinental Cozumel Resort & Spa Av. Chankanaab Km 6.5 77600 Isla Cozumel, Mexico +011-52-987-872-9500 www.intercontinentalcozumel.com?
Grand Velas All Suites & Spa Resort
Grand Velas All Suites & Spa Resort is located on the beach, and many rooms offer spectacular views of the Caribbean. The resort is near several tourist attractions, such as ancient Mayan ruins, Mexican jungles, and cenotes. If you prefer to stay at the resort for the duration of your trip, you'll enjoy many amenities, such as luxuriously appointed rooms, multiple restaurants, and spa treatments. There is one section of the resort that is reserved exclusively for those who are traveling with children. Rooms in this part of the hotel feature private pools and are within walking distance of the Ambassador Section Kid's Club.
Grand Velas All Suites & Spa Resort Paseo de los Cocoteros No. 98 Sur Nuevo Vallarta Riviera Nayarit Mexico 866-230-7221 www.grandvelas.com