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A September 2007 trip to Cancun by Waikikiwannabe

Quote: An outline of our recent visit to Cancun and review of the Fiesta Americana Vacation Club Cancun.

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Must do Tulum. Rent a car, drive there, beware of cars passing on the highway. To turn left from highway, pull over to shoulder, look both ways, if it is clear, floor it!! Take the ferry from the Hotel Zone (Playa Tortugas) to Isla Mujeres. A great day trip. (Ferry costs US/adult.) Tours go to the island too and range from basic (US) to all inclusive (up to US-70 per person). Quick Tips: Entertainment-plus discount card was accepted at Casa Maguey. Food was fantastic, service was great, mariachi band was cool.Best Way To Get Around: We rented a car due to needing a car seat for our 20-month-old. I heard that some rentals have the LATCH system, ours was older and seat i...Read More
We stayed in a 1 bedroom with 2 adults and our 20 month old son. The unit was clean, spacious and well-equipped. We were thouroughly impressed with the Unit, daily maid service and ocean views.From the moment we arrived the staff at FAVC did there very best to ensure our needs were taken care of.Our only concerns with the accomodations were in regards to the child proofing of the units. The locks on both sliding doors in the unit were quickly mastered by our toddler. This left us feeling somewhat uneasy given that we were on the 5th floor. The other concern was the latches on the cribs which again were easily mastered by 'Mcgyver' who unlatched them one morning and fell out of the crib onto ...Read More

Member Rating 5 out of 5 on March 22, 2007

Fiesta Americana Vacation Club
Boulevard Kukulcan Km. 8.5
Cancun, Mexico 77500
+52 (998) 881-1400


Restaurant | "Lorenzillios—The Live Lobster House"

Service was fantastic. Food was delicious. Prices were OK. A slightly higher end restaurant with great seafood and seating outside on the lagoon side of the Hotel Stip.

Member Rating 4 out of 5 on March 22, 2007

Blvd. Kukulkán
Cancun, Mexico