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The Óleo Cancun Playa

Clive Wedderburn March 29, 2018

Cool, stylish and well-connected, the Óleo Cancún Playa is the perfect introduction to the salsa clubs, seafood restaurants and snorkelers paradise of Mexico’s exciting city by the sea.

Family friendly

Just a few minutes’ drive from the airport, families benefit from the short transfer, so it won’t be long before you’re relaxing with a chilled drink watching your children play in the pool. The hotel also features interconnecting family rooms and spacious suites, plus kid’s club and babysitting services to ensure everyone is entertained.

Explore beyond this boutique resort and take a day trip into the jungles of the Yucatan Peninsula. This is the land of the ancient Mayans and their influence is felt everywhere in Mexico.  Discover ancient archaeological sites including the pyramids of Coba, Tulum and Chichen Itza. Closer still, a visit to the nearby Museo Maya de Cancun will offer curious minds an insight into this fascinating culture.

Plus, with the lagoon on one side and the warm waters of the Caribbean on the other, with a plethora of thrilling waterparks to choose from, there’s so much for a family to enjoy here.

With so much to do, you may be unsure what to experience first – so always ask the concierge. They are incredibly knowledgeable and will ensure you know of all the exciting events that are happening nearby.


A couple’s retreat

Situated a few minutes from Downtown there’s plenty of opportunity to explore the regions famous nightlife, its colourful bars and diverse restaurant scene. Returning to your hotel, spend your mornings being pampered at the Óleo Spa for rejuvenating treatments, including calming hydrotherapy, plus detoxifying facials and massages. We guarantee you’ll emerge floating on a serene cushion of wellbeing.

Tasty options

Mexico is a stunning destination for foodies to explore. And yet, even the very best resorts in Cancun face stern competition from tasty treats served on every street corner.

However, at this chic boutique resort, whether accommodating choosy children or indulging in a romantic dinner for two, you’ll find a host of culinary delights to whet your appetite, from Japanese dining at Hakka or exceptional Mediterranean cuisine at Azul.


The Mexican/Peruvian fare served at Almar, for example, will have you scribbling notes in your travel diary of recipes you’ll want to take back home. For those who prefer not to stray too far from the pool, there are more tantalising snacks on offer from beachfront eatery, El Botanero.

When you take a photograph of your sumptuous meal to send to the folks back home, you’ll appreciate that WIFI is free at the Óleo Cancún Playa.

From family holidays, sun-drenched weddings, romantic escapes, Cancun is an amazing Mexican adventure and the Óleo Cancún Playa is the perfect coastal resort to complement your stay.


If you can’t yet decide what you’re looking for, but need a little more advice and inspiration around your visit to Cancun, visit our Mexico pages and start planning your dream trip.