Explore Hotel Xcaret's Natural Wonders

LT Globetrotter

April 24, 2019
Hotel Xcaret Mexico - Blog

It’s not every resort that has Mexico’s most famous eco-archaeological park in its very backyard. In fact, there’s only one. Just a few miles south of Playa del Carmen on the Yucatan’s sun-drenched coastline, framed by the turquoise Caribbean Sea and verdant Riviera Maya jungle, Hotel Xcaret Mexico redefines the all-inclusive eco-resort experience with a major twist.

Hotel Xcaret Mexico’s unique ALL-FUN INCLUSIVE® experience allows you to enjoy unlimited access to seven fabulous parksXcaret, Xel-Ha, Xplor, Xplor Fuego, Xavage, Xoximilco, and Xenses, as well as the Xenotes and Xichén tours of Mayan archaeological sites.

Defining the essence of Mexico, the Hotel Xcaret experience keeps you in direct contact with nature, framed by the sumptuous views of the Riviera Maya’s jungle, rivers, and crystalline sea from guest rooms in a resort whose architectural vision seamlessly integrates modernism, nature, and tradition.

All this, plus enjoy sophisticated guest accommodations with unique amenities and services, water sports, tennis, swimming pools, a spa and gym, a fitness trail, entertainment, a kids club, and complimentary Wi-Fi. In addition, dine in style at ten restaurants including Ha´, created by Carlos Gaytán, the first Mexican chef to receive a Michelin Star. And “explore” Mexican dishes with a playful fusion of international flavors at Las Cuevas, a truly unique eatery set inside a gallery of open caves carved out of the peninsula’s rocks over millions of years.

Hotel Xcaret Mexico - Blog

Seven Incredible Eco-Parks at a Glance:

Xcaret – The original nature park where you and your family live the experience of Mexico in more than 50 natural and cultural attractions. Swim in underground rivers that come from the heart of the Earth, dine on delicious Mexican and international dishes, discover Mayan ruins, and be thrilled by the incomparable Xcaret México Espectacular presentation.

Xel-Ha – A nature park of incomparable beauty that provides everything from fun, snorkeling, hiking, biking, zip-lining, and swimming, to food, relaxation, nature, breathtaking scenery and world-class service.

Xplor – An action-packed experience where you fly through the treetops, drive amphibious vehicles in the Mayan jungle, paddle with your hands aboard rafts, walk in ancient caverns and caves deep inside the Earth, and swim in an underground river.

Xplor Fuego – This nighttime adventure taps your adrenaline reserves with zip-lines, amphibious vehicles, swimming, rafting over stalactite rivers, discovering ancient caverns and caves in an underground world, and gliding on a hammock into a cenote.

Xavage – Take a walk on the wild side of Mexico and dive into extreme thrills on land, on the water, and through the air, with whitewater rafting, zip-lining, kayaking, rope courses, jet boats, and off-road adventures.

Xoximilco – Join a colorful, passionate celebration of the traditions, culture, and folklore of Mexico with live music and singing, dancing, games, storytelling, and a delicious dinner spotlighting the distinctive tastes of Mexican cuisine.

Xenses – A kaleidoscope of activities and fantastic scenarios that throws a challenge to your senses and perceptions with a combination of natural landscapes, optical illusions, and stimuli of all kinds.

Hotel Xcaret Mexico - Blog

Hotel Xcaret Mexico by the Numbers:

  • 7 Xcaret parks
  • 900 air-conditioned rooms & suites
  • 11 restaurants and 8 bars
  • 10 outdoor pools and a kids pool
  • 3 fitness centers and Muluk Spa & Wellness
  • 24-hour concierge & room service
  • Free park shuttle every 30 minutes


Framed by sumptuous views of the Riviera Maya, Hotel Xcaret Mexico is an experience that puts you face-to-face with nature.

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