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Gran Caribe Real Resort & Spa

4.0 of 5 Resort (All-Inclusive)   |   Blvd. Kukulkan, Km 11.5, Cancun 77500, Mexico
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Ranked #51 of 172 hotels in Cancun
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Excellent hotel! Superb beach! Clean comfortable room, fridge always stocked with refreshments & beers. Staff super friendly, lovely food in all restaurants. Plenty of sunbathing space on comfortable sun loungers. Will deffo re-visit!

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Chino Hills, California
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6 reviews 6 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

My family and I just returned from a 7 day 7 night stay at this awesome resort. I enjoyed it so much that I didn't want to leave to resort to do excursions. So many activities to do at the resort. We did leave the resort to visit the mercadito, located outside of the Cancun hotel zone and to party... More

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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I was very impressed with the resort itself and the staff. Every employee I came in contact with was very helpful, polite and friendly. Their shows were good and the food was amazing, specially the breakfast and mixed drinks. The room was cleaned everyday, the bed was comfy, and the view was the best! Love Cancun and all its experiences... More

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Prince George, Canada
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We went for a friends sons wedding in April 2011 not 2014 (wouldn't let me pick a further date). It was our first trip to Mexico. We had no choice but to go to this resort as it was already booked for us. Nice hotel although they screwed up some reservations for the wedding and the couple got put up... More

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Redding, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This was our 3rd stay at the Gran Caribe & once again had a great time. We had been staying at the Gran Puerto Real but because it was so spread out I had a hard time getting around there & the Gran Caribe was so kind to find us an awesome room where there isn't so much walking. We... More

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Tulsa, Oklahoma
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This was our 5th time to stay at the Gran Caribe and after the experience we will never go back there. One room stunk like dirty feet and they brought in a fan for 4 hours. We had upgraded to the highest level room and we were unable to get reservations at any restaurant other than the Buffett. I tried... More

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Greeley, Colorado
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We were excited to stay here based on the reviews I read but unfortunately it did not live up to them in my opinion. When we arrived the staff was friendly and attentive as advertised. Our first room was in what seemed to be an older un-remdolded section of the hotel (2816). The room was sparsely decorated and when I... More

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San Jose, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

My family 1st trip to Cancun with Gran caribe real was amazing.Great food,outstanding service from every single employees.like Jesus,Juan-captains-Jessica ,Cesaz@Gaviotas.Adrian,Lily Mary max David @albatros.Pablo@Sunset and Anthony Taco @dinner on the beach and many more...

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I had the time of my life at the Gran Caribe Real Resort & Spa recently. Not only was the hotel beautiful with plenty of amenities but the staff was extremely hospitable. The is something to do here for children of all ages and many events for adults. Everything is within steps so you do not have a long haul... More

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Everett, Massachusetts
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Not a good experience at all!! The A.C. was broken, it was incredibly hot so no one sleeps in 100 degree weather. The food wasn't great. Also what we thought was a V.I.P package ended up being a very small and cramped bedroom for 4. We asked why our rooms changed and she said that our V.I.P was at home... More

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Address: Blvd. Kukulkan, Km 11.5, Cancun 77500, Mexico
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Location: Mexico > Yucatan Peninsula > Quintana Roo > Cancun
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Gran Caribe Real Resort & Spa 4*
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Also Known As:
Gran Caribe Real Cancun
Caribe Real Resort Spa
Gran Caribe Cancun
Cancun Gran Caribe Real Resort
Gran Caribe Real Hotel

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