Cancun Journals

Fun in the Sun 2

A June 2004 trip to Cancun by trekingirl

Quote: Had a great time. Did the all-inclusive thing for a change.

Fun in the Sun 2

Overview

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Resort is topless. Great pool. Saw a starfish and a stingray in the water right off the beach.

Quick Tips:

Take a daytrip to Akumal.

Best Way To Get Around:

Bus is very cheap. We took a collectivo to Akumal for about 5 bucks. Excellent snorkeling right off the beach. Nobody around. Had the entire bay to ourselves. Also a beautiful nature/snorkel park further down the road.
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Best Things Nearby:Mayan RiveriaBest Things About the Resort:Topless, the booze flowed, no screaming brats, excellent service and friendly staffResort Experience:We got there 3 hours early, but the room was ready. Check-in was a breeze. The room was spacious and very nice. The pool was great. The drink service was quick. The drinks were weak, but if you asked for a floater and/or a shot to go along, they brought them right away. Local entertainment was cheezy but lots of fun. Lots of adult party games, but no obvious perverts. Food was typical buffet: meat, fruit, cheese, bread, eggs, veggies. Nothing special but certainly not bad. Had a great experien...Read More

Member Rating 5 out of 5 on May 10, 2005

Blue Bay Getaway and Spa Cancun All Inclusive
Blvd Kukulkan Km. 3 5 Zona.
Cancun, Mexico 77500
+52 (998) 848-7900

Akumal Bay

Attraction | "Snorkeling"

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Definitely some of the best snorkeling on the Mayan Riveria. Accessible from the beach. No need to take a boat with a bunch of other tourists. Three different places: Akumal Bay, Half-Moon Bay, and the park at the end of the town. No crowds, excellent visibility, lots of fish, clean, safe.

Member Rating 5 out of 5 on May 10, 2005

Akumal Bay
Between Playa del Carmen and Tulum
Akumal, Mexico