Book your room at The Royal Sands & Spa All Inclusive

Room type

Standard Room

Max Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child, 1 infant)

Suite, 1 Bedroom

Max Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 3 children, 3 infants)

Suite, 2 Bedrooms

Max Occupancy: 7 guests (up to 6 children, 5 infants)

Suite, 2 Bedrooms (HOT DEAL)

Max Occupancy: 7 guests (up to 6 children, 5 infants)

Standard Room (HOT DEAL)

Max Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child, 1 infant)

Suite, 1 Bedroom (HOT DEAL)

Max Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 3 children, 3 infants)

Cancun beachfront all-inclusive family resort with spacious suites and Spa

Top Family Resort

Enjoy fabulous family moments at The Royal Sands featuring everything you need for Royal Relaxation. Discover a family favorite, rated as Cancun's top family resort by TripAdvisor in 2010, 2011, 2012.

World Class Spa

Offering a variety of massages, facials, body scrubs and anti-aging therapies, the world class Spa will leave you feeling relaxed, refreshed and revitalized. The Spa also has a Fitness Center and Beauty Salon.

Spacious Master Suites

The ample two-bedroom master suites have a fully equipped kitchen, living area and ocean-view terrace. One-bedroom suites for four with kitchen, living area and terrace. NEW! Free in-room high speed WiFi.

At your hotel

All inclusive

This resort is all-inclusive. Onsite food and beverages are included in the room price (some restrictions may apply).

Gratuities and taxes

Gratuities and taxes are included. Additional gratuities at guests' discretion are accepted.

Food and beverages

  • All buffet and à la carte meals, snacks, and beverages included
  • 24-hour room service
  • In-room minibar (all beverages included)
  • Meals and beverages at companion properties
  • Dining and beverage availability limited at one or more venues
  • Surcharges for premium food items

Activities and facilities/equipment

All non-motorized water sports are included.

Water activities

  • Sailing
  • Snorkeling

Land activities

  • Bicycling
  • Tennis
  • Tennis lessons


  • Aerobics
  • Cooking
  • Dancing
  • Language
  • Water fitness
  • Yoga

Kids' club

  • Supervised activities for children between 4 and 12 years old
  • Open from 9 AM until 6 PM


  • Onsite entertainment and activities
  • Access to offsite clubs
  • Onsite live performances
  • Theme parties

Not included

  • Airport transfers
  • Childcare
  • Use of golf cart
  • Use of golf equipment
  • Golf green fees
  • Laundry/dry cleaning services
  • Motorized water sports
  • Premium food items
  • Scuba-diving certification
  • Scuba-diving excursions
  • Scuba-diving lessons
  • Snorkeling excursions
  • Spa/beauty facilities and services
  • Windsurfing equipment
  • Offsite tours
  • Transportation to offsite activities

At your hotel

With NEW! Free in-room high speed WiFi,The jewel in the crown of the Royal Resorts Cancun collection, The Royal Sands - All Inclusive has a truly regal beachfront setting, five-star amenities and everything you need for Royal Relaxation. The Royal Sands is located at the heart of the Cancun Hotel Zone next to Kukulcan Plaza-Luxury Avenue Mall and within walking distance of La Isla Shopping Village. The nearest golf course is five minutes away and the Punta Cancun nightclub district is 10 minutes from the resort and it is a 20-minute drive to the airport.The architectural design of this beachfront resort means that all 340 villas have ocean views with breathtaking vistas of picture-perfect white sands and the turquoise waters of the Caribbean.Take the plunge and enjoy Cancun’s water sports, The Royal Sands Marina lies opposite the resort on the shores of the lagoon. Guests booking suites or rooms at The Royal Sands pay an All-Inclusive rate that includes food and beverages, activities for adults and children, kids club, fitness center, use of tennis courts, non-motorized water sports, room amenities, daily maid service, taxes and gratuities. It also gives you access to a variety of restaurants and bars in Cancun as well as to all-inclusive services and amenities at The Royal Haciendas in Playa del Carmen. What’s Included:* All Food and Beverages* Access to La Veranda Restaurant, Char Hut, Sidelines Sports Bar and Hacienda Sisal® at the resort and Captain’s Cove® and El Conquistador restaurants and Pancho & Willy’s® Bar in Cancun (restrictions apply)* Breakfast, lunch, dinner and snacks served twice a day* 24-hour Room Service* Selection of national and international beers, cocktails, house wine, liquors and liqueurs and non-alcoholic drinks such as water, sodas and fruit juice* Mini-bar in room replenished once a day* Evening entertainment* Access to all-inclusive services and amenities at The Royal Haciendas in Playa del Carmen, including Los Murales restaurant (transport not included. Restrictions apply)* Fitness Center* Kids Club for children aged between 4 and 12 years old* Non-motorized water sports* Bath amenities and bathrobes* Turndown service* Valet parking* Taxes and gratuities are includedNot IncludedPremium food and drinks, food to go and pizza delivery, spa and beauty treatments, tours, car rental, arts and crafts workshops, guest laundry, doctor on call, shopping and airport transfers.

  • Beach bar
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Marina on site
  • Poolside bar
  • Children's pool
  • Health club
  • Arcade/game room
  • Multilingual staff
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Total number of rooms - 340
  • Gift shops or newsstand
  • Shopping on site
  • Laundry facilities
  • Babysitting or childcare
  • Coffee/tea in lobby
  • Elevator/lift
  • Tennis on site
  • Wedding services
  • Concierge services
  • Express check-in
  • Express check-out
  • Hair salon
  • Number of outdoor pools - 2
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Designated smoking areas
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Children's club
  • Number of floors - 9
  • Porter/bellhop
  • On private beach
  • Free self parking
  • Beach towels
  • Number of restaurants - 5
  • Outdoor tennis courts 4
  • Airport transportation (surcharge)
  • Garden
  • Supervised childcare/activities
  • Outdoor pool
  • Swim-up bar
  • Use of nearby fitness center (discount)
  • Year Built 2000
  • Number of buildings/towers - 15
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Stay connected

Available in all rooms: Free Wi-Fi

Available in some public areas: Free Wi-Fi

Park your car

Free self parking

In your room

  • Premium TV channels
  • DVD player
  • Premium bedding
  • Balcony
  • Air conditioning
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Ceiling fan
  • Access via exterior corridors
  • Climate control
  • Free local calls
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Private bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Shower/tub combination
  • In-room massage available
  • Desk
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Flat-panel TV
  • HDTV
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible)
  • Room service (24 hours)
  • Individually furnished
  • Individually decorated
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Satellite TV service
  • Pillowtop mattress
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Eat and drink

All Food and Beverages included:Hacienda Sisal – Traditional Mexican cuisine, seafood, steaks and fajitas in a magnificent setting that evokes the estate houses of old Mexico. For those who like their dining with a dash of live entertainment, Hacienda Sisal stages Mexican and Caribbean Dinner Shows during the week. They include a buffet, traditional music and dancing from different parts of Mexico or the Caribbean islands. Mariachis, Mexico's famous strolling musicians, also serenade diners. Open daily for dinner from 5 p.m.-11 p.m. La Veranda – A favorite with families, La Veranda's international menu features everything from salads and pasta to steaks, salmon and seafood with a hint of the Caribbean. Dine inside or on the terrace overlooking the pool. Try the breakfast buffet, enjoy a relaxing lunch or savor ocean-fresh shrimp and lobster. Theme buffets and poolside cookouts during the week. Open daily from 7 a.m.-10 p.m. Char Hut – Casual poolside lunch venue for burgers, sandwiches and wraps. Sidelines Sports Bar – Keep track of your favorite sports, enjoy the weekly karaoke nights.Other bars – Lobby, pool and beach barsEl Conquistador at The Royal Mayan –A Royal favorite, serving prime steaks, seafood and flambée dishesOpen daily 5-10 p.m. (except Saturdays). Captain's Cove – A Cancun classic, serving seafood in a captivating waterfront setting. On the shores of the lagoon, opposite The Royal Caribbean.Pancho & Willy’s – A bar located next door to Captain's Cove for after-dinner entertainment such as karaoke and live music.Los Murales at The Royal Haciendas (Playa del Carmen) – Cuisine and art, serving fresh seafood with gourmet flair in a sophisticated setting, live music. Open daily 5 – 10 pm, closed Saturdays.Not included:Sands Express – Food-to-go counter for villa dining. Bartolo’s Pizza – Order your pizza to go. The Royal Roast Coffee shop – Order your favorite coffee whether is regular, cappuccino, espresso or mocha you like and accompany it with a selection of pastries and desserts. The Royal Market –NOTE: Restrictions apply for Hacienda Sisal, Captain’s Cove, El Conquistador restaurants and Pancho & Willy’s Bar and for Los Murales at The Royal Haciendas in Playa del Carmen. Surcharges for premium drinks and dishes also apply.


Beach activities include volleyball and sand castle building and there are sun loungers and shade umbrellas.There are three large pools and separate children’s pools, all of which are heated during the winter. Pool activities include water aerobics and pool volleyball.The daily resort activity program features yoga, aerobics, crafts and beach fun. Fun activities for teenagers and younger children are also available. Children must always be supervised by parents.The Royal Marina is located right across the street from The Royal Sands, offering complimentary sailing lessons as well as free use of the sunfish sailboats (one hour per day per villa). Water sports such as snorkeling trips, scuba diving, windsurfing, fishing and boat trips can be arranged at the in-house travel agency (surcharge). Scuba diving demos are offered during the week in the pool area.There are three lighted tennis courts at the resort and tennis gear can be signed out at the Sports Desk. NEW! Free in-room high speed WiFi.

  • Golfing nearby
  • Snorkeling nearby
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby
  • Kayaking nearby
  • Sailing nearby
  • Scuba diving nearby
  • Windsurfing nearby
  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Parasailing nearby
  • Ecotours nearby
  • Golf lessons available nearby
  • Complimentary bicycles nearby
  • Tennis on site
  • Tennis lessons on site
  • Volleyball on site
  • Cave exploring/spelunking nearby
  • Beach volleyball on site
  • Boat tours nearby
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The state-of-the-art Spa offers the latest facials, body scrubs and anti-aging therapies to soothe away the stresses of daily life, leaving you radiant, refreshed and revitalized.Nourish your body inside and out with some simply scrumptious therapies from the Spa Organic line. Try the Strawberry Delight Facial, the Coconut-Bamboo & Green Tea Mousse or the Champagne & Berries Body Wrap.Choose from a variety of massages ranging from Hot Stone, Lomi-Lomi and Swedish to a Moon & Stars Massage on a terrace overlooking the Caribbean. Beach, villa and terrace massages are also available. Start your Spa pampering with some hydrotherapy in the sauna and Jacuzzi before choosing your therapies for the day.The Spa has a Fitness Center (included with your all-inclusive rate) with cardiovascular equipment and weights for your daily workout and there's a Beauty Salon (surcharge) so that you can get a new look to go with your golden tan.NOTE: Full-service Spa and Wet Area, Beauty Salon and Massage service are not included in your all-inclusive rate.

  • Steam room in spa
  • Body wraps
  • Sauna in spa
  • Spa tub in spa
  • Massages
  • Body treatments
  • Facial treatments


To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible bathroom
  • Accessible parking
  • In-room accessibility

The fine print for The Royal Sands & Spa All Inclusive

When you arrive

Check-in time starts at 4 PM

Minimum check-in age is 25

Special check-in instructions:

Guests staying on Saturday night may need to change units. The hotel will work to avoid this scenario, but when necessary, management will work directly with guests to streamline this process.

One registered guest in each villa must be at least 25 years of age and willing to accept responsibility for the actions of all villa occupants.

When you leave

Check-out time is 11 AM

How you can pay

Accepted at this hotel: MasterCard, Visa

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Special policies:

Guests staying on Saturday night may need to change units. The hotel will work to avoid this scenario, but when necessary, management will work directly with guests to streamline this process.
One registered guest in each villa must be at least 25 years of age and willing to accept responsibility for the actions of all villa occupants.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

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We should mention

A resort fee is included in the total price displayed.

All Inclusive

Book a stay in an “All Inclusive” rate category any time for travel after October 27, 2012, and receive the following:

  • Accommodations as selected
  • Breakfast, lunch, dinner
  • Snacks served twice daily
  • Non-alcoholic drinks, select beers, cocktails, house wine, liquors and liqueurs
  • 24-hour room service
  • Entertainment, such as theme nights and a movies
  • Access to pools, tennis courts, fitness center, snorkeling gear, sailboats, golf clubs, and non-motorized water sports
  • Activity program for adults and children
  • Kids Club for children ages 4-12
  • Sports desk for beach towels
  • Housekeeping and turndown service
  • Wireless Internet access in rooms, suites, and public areas of resort
  • Minibar in room or suite (replenished once a day)
  • Taxes and gratuities
Not included (surcharges apply): Premium food and drink options, Royal Express food to-go counter, Bartolo's Pizza, spa and beauty salon treatments, tours and water sports, craft workshops, laundry service, purchases in resort stores, use of premium brands of golf clubs and golf bags. Other restrictions may apply.

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