Occidental Grand Xcaret Resort

Tucked within an ecological and historical preserve, the Riviera Maya all-inclusive resort Occidental Grand Xcaret captivates guests with spectacular grounds, a pristine coastline and unparalleled service and amenities. 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 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 have an option to make their vacation even more exciting  by upgrading* their stay to 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.

Learn more about the Unlimited Xcaret Xperience


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

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, a hotel on the Mayan Riviera will 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 the all inclusive resorts and hotels in Riviera Maya Mexico, this area is of great historical and archaeological importance as well, and it 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


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