We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Book On TripAdvisor Bonus Book your hotel on TripAdvisor — then save 20% on things to do for your trip. Use code BOOKTOSAVE.

Gran Caribe Resort

#31 of 180 Hotels in Cancun
Certificate of Excellence
Book on TripAdvisor
in partnership with
Trusted partner. We work with Tingo to make your booking as easy as possible.
Enter dates for best prices
powered by PriceFinder
1 room
Check In Check Out
Please enter your travel dates to continue
Check Availability
Book on
or compare prices from up to 200 sites including:
Professional photos
Gran Caribe Resort
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers","shims"],"js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","shims":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'shims'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

6,851 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 5,147: English reviews
Level Contributor
10 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

This place is great! It's definitely worth the All-inclusive price. Everyone on staff is so friendly and accommodating! Always have activities and little snacks for the guests. It's definitely a kid-friendly place so if you're looking for romance and adults only this is not the place for you but it is nice to get away nonetheless. The only bad experience... More 

Helpful?
Thank Maria D
Dana Point, California
Level Contributor
6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Karaoke was awesome!! Dynamic air cancelled on us for a 2nd time so 8 of us spent a night here. Very nice, user friendly, modern hotel. Tremendous beach and hotel layout. Much like the layout of The Mirage in Vegas. There is nothing negative to say about this one night stand.

Helpful?
Thank Rezonator
Brownsville, Texas
Level Contributor
76 reviews
16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I had never gone to an all inclusive resort, it just didn't seem like it would be too crowded. But a friend convinced me to join him and his family at the Gran Caribe Resort in Cancun. I was pleasantly surprised. Although the hotel is full of people, since I'm running around visiting tourist spots, I didn't even notice. Plus... More 

Helpful?
Thank Javier A
Matias K, Director General at Gran Caribe Resort, responded to this review

Dear Javier A, Thank you for deciding to join your friends on their visit to Gran Caribe Resort, we are delighted to know by your positive comments, that you very much enjoyed of the facilities, cleanliness, comfortable room, great food at our restaurants and the excellent service of all our outstanding associates. We hope to have you back real soon,... More 

Midland, Texas
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Third year for us (The Murrillo Family) coming to this hotel and still very satisfied with our overall stay. Staff member like Daniel Sanchez the waiter by the pool is always amazing and goes over and beyond expectation to assure we have a great time while at the resort such a friendly man. Enrique the bartender always made good drinks... More 

Helpful?
Thank MurilloMartin88
Matias K, Director General at Gran Caribe Resort, responded to this review

Dear MurilloMartin88, It has bee a great pleasure to welcome you to enjoy of your we'll deserved vacation time, with your family at Gran Caribe Resort. We are delighted to know from your positive comments that you very much enjoyed of your stay, facilities, Spa and we really appreciate your words for the members of our staff that took special... More 

2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

The Italian restaurant was very classy and delicious. I had the Caesar salad and tortillini. We were greeted at the table with a ocean martini. We really wanted to eat at this restaurant and there was a hour or so wait. Manager Caroline was very accommodating and saved us a table for the following evening. Our server was Jorge. Very... More 

Helpful?
Thank Kristy W
Matias K, Director General at Gran Caribe Resort, responded to this review

Dear Kristy W, Thank you for your visit to Gran Caribe Resort, we are delighted d to know that you specially enjoyed of your dinner time at Il Pescattore, with the great attention of Carolina and Jorge, to enjoy of the delicious food and a pleasant atmosphere. We cannot wait to have you back, for you to enjoy again of... More 

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Level Contributor
5 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We stayed here in March and loved it. We were staying at the GR Solaris but left the second day of our trip because the entertainment staff was doing inappropriate things at the pool. For a few dollars more per night the resort, staff and guests are far more professional and classy. The service was excellent and the food was... More 

Helpful?
Thank hhb324
Matias K, Director General at Gran Caribe Resort, responded to this review

Dear hhb324, Thank you for choosing Gran Caribe Resort as your option to continue enjoying of your well deserved vacation at Cancun. It has been a great pleasure to welcome you and have the opportunity to host you, as we can know for your comments that you really had a pleasant stay, as you very much enjoyed of out facilities,... More 

Sydney, Australia
Level Contributor
7 reviews
7 hotel reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I wasn't overly impressed with this hotel, but my husband liked it. It is set on a beautiful beach with white sand and azure coloured water. The hotel was nice enough, but I felt a tired looking, and was full of drunk uni students and families. It is an all inclusive resort so you had to wear an armband which... More 

Helpful?
Thank avenue12016
Matias K, Director General at Gran Caribe Resort, responded to this review

Dear avenue12016, First of all thank you for your visit, it has bee a great pleasure to welcome you at Gran Caribe Resort, in the other hand, we are delighted to know that you liked our facilities, te beautiful beach and the exquisite food. Regarding to the visit of your daughter, we understand that you were meeting her after long... More 

2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I will start my review with saying this is my first review ever on a vacation ( I read alot of reviews before booking) and my initial intention for booking here- It was suppose to be a family vacation. Me, my husband and 9 month old son. Naturally I chose a family friendly resort, which this was. However last minute... More 

Helpful?
Thank Debra C
Matias K, Director General at Gran Caribe Resort, responded to this review

Dear Debra C, Thank you very much for your recent visit and for taking the time to share for the first time at Trip Advisor, your comments about your experience at Gran Caribe Resort. We are delighted to know that you were able to enjoy of a pleasant stay with your husband, at your beautiful room, great facilities, cleanliness, enjoying... More 

Level Contributor
6 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

I have stayed there twice, during spring break (march 2015) and for my birthday on October 2015. Both times I had an amazing experience. The room was clean and tidy, friendly staff, the food was great, good variety and quality. The welcome drink is so good, I preferred it to water :p I was there with my husband (no kids... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank Edith J
Matias K, Director General at Gran Caribe Resort, responded to this review

Dear Edith J, Thank you for your return visit to Gran Caribe Resort, it has been a pleasure to welcome you and your husband back to experience once more of a pleasant stay. We are thrilled to know that, both of the times you have been with us, you have been able to enjoy of out facilities, cleanliness, excellent food... More 

Lakewood, Colorado, United States
Level Contributor
182 reviews
33 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I gave it 3 1/2 stars....4 for the gorgeous room and hotel...3 for the food. We had an ocean front room and it was worth every penny. Gorgeous view and we loved the hammock on the balcony. What a great way to take a late afternoon nap. The service here was wonderful. Especially Reyna in the lobby bar who was... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank Kim R
Matias K, Director General at Gran Caribe Resort, responded to this review

Dear Kim R, Thank you for your recent visit and for taking the time to share with us the experience at Gran Caribe Resort, we are glad to know that you enjoyed of your beautiful room with a great view, balcony and a hammock to relax, the great service, specially from Reyna. Thank you for bringing to our attention your... More 

Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

5,972 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveler Photos (5449)
Viewed
Room/Suite (557)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (1230)
Viewed
View from Room (292)
Viewed
Dining (339)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (916)
Viewed
Family/Play Areas (108)
Viewed
Business Center/Function Rooms (35)
Viewed
Bathroom (41)
Viewed
1:16
Videos (8)
Viewed
Other (1923)

TripAdvisor Photos: Professional photos exclusively commissioned by TripAdvisor

Viewed
All TripAdvisor Photos (406)
Viewed
Amenities (60)
Viewed
Beach (23)
Viewed
Family Junior Suite (42)
Viewed
Grand Master Suite (59)
Viewed
Junior Suite (39)
Viewed
Kids' Pool (8)
Viewed
Pool (20)
Viewed
Dining (87)
Viewed
Second Pool (11)
Viewed
Standard Junior Suite (29)
Viewed
The Hotel (28)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (117)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (7)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (14)
Viewed
Room/Suite (43)
Viewed
Family/Play Areas (12)
Viewed
Dining (4)
Viewed
Business Center/Function Rooms (1)
Viewed
Other (36)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Travelers also viewed these Cancun hotels
1.7 mi away
The Royal Sands Resort & Spa All Inclusive
0.2 mi away
Grand Park Royal Cancun Caribe
1.2 mi away
Grand Fiesta Americana Coral Beach Cancun
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
2.2 mi away
Sandos Cancun Luxury Resort
2.6 mi away
CasaMagna Marriott Cancun Resort
0.1 mi away
Hyatt Zilara Cancun
Hyatt Zilara Cancun
#3 of 180 in Cancun
4.5 of 5 stars 3,769 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Breakfast
  • Airport Transportation
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Center with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
On a beautiful stretch of pristine white sands in the heart of Cancun's famous Hotel Zone stands the spectacular Gran Caribe Resort, welcoming couples, families, friends, and colleagues to relish all-inclusive luxuries, enjoy genuine hospitality, and explore the region's cultural heritage and vibrant entertainment district. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Gran Caribe Resort

Address: Blvd. Kukulkan, Km 11.5, Cancun 77500, Mexico
Location: Mexico > Yucatan Peninsula > Quintana Roo > Cancun
Price Range: $190 - $530 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Gran Caribe Resort 4*
Number of rooms: 470
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with BookIt.com, Booking.com, Hotwire, Agoda, Despegar.com, Hotels.com, HotelsClick, Odigeo and Jetsetter so you can book your Gran Caribe Resort reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Gran Caribe Real Cancun
Caribe Real Resort Spa
Gran Caribe Cancun
Gran Caribe Real Resort & Spa
Cancun Gran Caribe Real Resort
Gran Caribe Real Hotel
Hotel Style:
#24 Business Hotel in Cancun
#24 Spa Hotel in Cancun
#25 Family Hotel in Cancun
#28 Romantic Hotel in Cancun
#28 Top resorts Hotel in Cancun
#29 Luxury Hotel in Cancun
#30 On the Beach Hotel in Cancun
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay