Occidental Grand Xcaret Resort

Tucked within an ecological and historical preserve, the Cancun Riviera Maya all-inclusive resort Occidental Grand Xcaret captivates guests with spectacular grounds, a pristine coastline and unparalleled service and amenities. This Riviera Maya resort is located adjacent to the spectacular, breathtaking natural wonder of the eco-archeological Xcaret Park in the heart of Riviera Maya, minutes from Cancun and renowned Playa del Carmen, this glorious resort boasts winding river channels, free-form pools and a private beach with powder-soft white sand on a quiet cove. At the Xcaret Park, travelers with a taste for eco-touring and adventure can explore the remains of a Mayan village, snorkel through ancient caves and underwater gardens, swim with dolphins, or observe jaguars, butterflies, tropical birds and other indigenous species in their natural habitat, all a short distance from the resort. The Occidental Grand Xcaret also features 11 international restaurants and 10 bars to fit every mood and occasion, from a romantic dinner to a lively family meal.

The Occidental Grand Xcaret also includes a more luxurious experience featuring the Royal Club Grand Xcaret which is a resort within a resort! By upgrading to the Royal Club, you will have impeccable VIP services and access to the exclusive Royal Club Grand Xcaret Restaurant & Lounge and other all-Inclusive amenities such as the exclusive Royal Club pool and beach club within the Occidental Grand Xcaret Resort.

All in all, The Occidental Grand Xcaret is undoubtedly one of the top all-inclusive Resorts in Riviera Maya and the perfect getaway for vacationers in search of both the tranquility of Mexico and the Caribbean Sea and the adventurous entertainment for all ages.

  • 11 Restaurants
  • Exclusive Unlimited Xcaret Xperience Package
  • 9 Bars
  • Disco/Bar
  • 5 swimming pools
  • 10 Jacuzzis
  • Beach Club
  • Kids Club with supervised activities
  • Organized sports and activities for children and adults (pádel, tennis, mini golf and archery)
  • Taxes and gratuities included



Unlimited Xcaret Xperience

Guests staying at Occidental Grand Xcaret Riviera Maya Resort have an option to make their vacation even more exciting  by purchasing the Unlimited Xcaret Xperience.

The Unlimited Xcaret Xperience package gives guests unlimited all day access to the eco-archeological Xcaret Park for the duration of their stay. Guests will enjoy access to more than 40 cultural attractions and exhibits providing infinite fun for the whole family.

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Swim with the Dolphins Experience

Guests at Occidental Grand Xcaret can now take advantage of a brand new Dolphinarium experience at the resort. Enjoy free unlimited access and participation in one of two daily guided tours to see and learn more about these beautiful animals.  Afterward, stay and hangout under the shade of the palm trees and relax in one of our hammocks while watching the dolphins play in their natural salt water habitat.

Two Daily Guided Tours exclusively for hotel guests:

  • 12:00pm; guided tour is open to children.
  • 3:00pm; guided tour open to children and adults.

All tours are hosted by Occidental Grand Xcaret Fun Club. Guest get the opportunity to visit the research center and learn some amazing facts about these beautiful and intelligent marine mammals.

And if you feel adventurous… why not make a reservation for one of our other interactive Dolphin Experiences available at an additional cost when you are at the resort.

Operated & managed by Delphinus


Occidental Experiences
  • Families
  • Adventure
  • Meetings
  • All inclusive
  • Romance

Riviera Maya

If you are looking to relax or hold your wedding or honeymoon in a romantic and unforgettable setting near endless beaches, natural attractions and impressive Mayan archaeological sites, one of our Riviera Maya all-inclusive resorts is sure to captivate you. You will enjoy not only relaxation, watersports and culture, but also one of the world's most delectable and exotic cuisine in this popular Mexican destination.

For decades, Riviera Maya has been one of the most sought-after destinations by tourists who want to relax and let off some steam, away from the hustle and bustle of the big city. Most of the Riviera Maya luxury resorts are designed to accommodate all of your needs and desires, at prices for all pockets – regardless of whether you plan on a family vacation or couple retreat you can rest assured knowing that Occidental has numerous resorts to choose from. 

In addition to the wealth of our Riviera Maya all-inclusive resorts and hotels, this area is of great historical and archaeological importance, and is the perfect destination for those who are passionate about history and ancient civilizations, and who want to get a deeper insight into the Mayan sites.

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Don’t miss...! our General Manager’s tip

You can’t miss a visit to the eco-archaeological Xcaret Park; our trajinera will take you right to the entrance on a nice boat ride down the river. Watch indigenous animal species while you walk along the trails across the ecological reserve.

Director Occidental Grand Xcaret


  • Mexican Independence Day
    Mexican Independence Day

    Join us in our celebration September 15th. Enjoy our best Mexican show and food.

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  • Riviera Maya
    Riviera Maya

    Riviera Maya stands out from the other tourist destinations in Mexico: it is the perfect place for those who want to get a beautiful tan and to enjoy the impeccable waters of the Caribbean Sea, and it is also the best choice for history aficionados who want to visit the last standing Mayan monuments. Having said that, if you plan to come here in the near future and you want to find out what to do in Riviera Maya, then you should know that Akumal, also referred to as the “Place of the Turtles”, is one of the most appreciated attractions. Here, tourists can see giant turtles that live for hundreds of years and weigh up to 500 pounds. The Akumal Dive Center attracts thousands of curious tourists each year!

  • Chichen Itza
    Chichen Itza

    Another renowned attraction of Riviera Maya is Chichen Itza – no trip to Riviera Maya would be complete without a short trip to this Mayan wonder. Commonly known as the grandest archaeological site in Yucatan, Chichen Itza is breath-taking. In addition to visiting the temples, the ruins and all the adjacent archaeological gems found here, you can also buy lots of souvenirs for your friends and families.

  • Cenotes

    The Cenotes, which are natural sinkholes, are also very popular in the Riviera Maya region – if you are passionate about swimming, cave diving and snorkeling, then you should certainly put them on your “To Visit” list. The Cenotes offer you instant access to the subterranean caves, where you can see a plethora of natural formations such as stalactites or stalagmites. This is every diver’s dream come true!

  • Mesoamerican Reef
    Mesoamerican Reef

    The Mesoamerican Reef is very popular amongst scuba divers – known as the second largest reef of its kind in the world, the Mesoamerican Reef (or the Great Mayan Reef) is a true natural wonder that features more than 60 different types of coral along with hundreds of species of fish, turtles and sea horses, some of which are in danger of extinction.

  • Foam Pool Party
    Foam Pool Party

    Come and enjoy with us at the activities pool our foam pool party. We prepare for you snacks, drinks and DJ music. Take place every Friday. Family event, subject to weather conditions.

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  • Sea Turtle nesting season, 2015
    Sea Turtle nesting season, 2015

    If you are interested in real contact with nature, you do not want to miss the turtle camps! Visit the Riviera Maya between May and October of 2015 and a guide will accompany you to see a turtle nesting or participate in the releasing of the baby turtles to the sea. Do not miss this extraordinary opportunity!

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