This resort -- one of several Palace properties in Cancun and the Riviera Maya, which share a "stay at one, enjoy all" policy -- has large tropical grounds in the style of an "eco-park".
This resort is no longer a Palace resort
Xpu Ha Palace Photos: Snorkeling Cove
Guests can go snorkeling in a cove. Snorkeling is a thrill for kids: see Teach Your Child to Snorkel (-- start before your trip.)
Xpu Ha Palace Photos: Kayaks
Daily activities include Ecological Tour, Jungle and Mangrove Tour, Kayak Adventure Tour. (Always check website for updates.)
Photo of Scuba
Scuba outings are available at an extra charge. Typically, kids 12 and up can try scuba (though sometimes the age is younger); scuba can be a great focus for teens.
Guests stay in thatched-roof bungalows with upper and lower units -- 464 units in total.
Photo of Bungalow Balcony
The upper units of the bungalows have a large balcony; lower units have a patio; everyone gets a hammock!
Photo of Restaurant
This airy restaurant keeps with the thatched-roof style.
This brief photo tour is meant to introduce this resort to family vacationers; please note that the writer has not visited in person. Always check resort sites for updates.