Downtown CancunCancun

Escape to Downtown Cancun! Enjoy its beaches, culture, and ruins.

Explore lots to see and do in Downtown Cancun—gourmet restaurants, shopping, and popular sights from Las Americas Cancun Mall to Market 28.

Popular places to visit in Downtown Cancun

Market 28
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Market 28

4/5(1,290 reviews)

You can enjoy some retail therapy with a trip to Market 28, a popular shopping spot in Cancun. Stroll along the seaside or experience the acclaimed art scene in this relaxing area.

Mercado 23
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Mercado 23

5/5(4 reviews)

During your visit to Cancun, you can do some window-shopping at Mercado 23. Stroll along the seaside in this family-friendly area, or check out its top-notch restaurants.

Delfines Beach
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Delfines Beach

4.5/5(3,008 reviews)

Catch some waves or just escape the crowds at this peaceful beach that's long been a firm favorite with locals.

Cancun Interactive Aquarium
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Cancun Interactive Aquarium

4/5(775 reviews)

Swim with sharks, kiss a sea lion and hand-feed, or dive in with, a pod of dolphins at one of Mexico’s premier aquariums. 

Iberostar Cancun Golf Course
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Iberostar Cancun Golf Course

4/5(412 reviews)

Hit the links in Avenida Kukulkan at Iberostar Cancun Golf Course, a popular golf course. Amble around this family-friendly area's beautiful beaches and enjoy its top-notch restaurants.

Aquaworld
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Aquaworld

4.5/5(1,452 reviews)

Swim with wild dolphins, dive Cancun’s best sites or spend the day deep-sea fishing with the people who know the best locations on the coast.

Top Hotels in Downtown Cancun

Estimated price for 1 night / 2 adults
Krystal Urban Cancun
Krystal Urban Cancun
3.5 out of 5
Avenida Sayil Mza.1 Lote 4C-07 Sm. 4A, Cancun, QROO
The price is NT$1,475 per night

Located in Downtown Cancun, this hotel is 0.5 mi (0.8 km) from Plaza Las Americas and 2.1 mi (3.4 km) from Las Plazas Outlet Cancun. Dolphin Discovery and Punta ...

3.9/5Good! (713 reviews)

"I stayed here during the corona outbreak and the hotels response to it was excellent. They had staff cleaning down the buttons in the lift and the counter tops around the hotel and bar. The hotel also had a security guard temperature checking people with some sort of infrared gun on their way in, ..."…"

Reviewed on 2020/3/30

Krystal Urban Cancun
Hotel Kavia
Hotel Kavia
3 out of 5
Calle Claveles Lt 07 09 Mz 4 SM 22, Downtown, Cancun, QROO
The price is NT$698 per night

Located in Downtown Cancun, this hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Cristo Rey Church and Market 28. Plaza Las Americas and Dubai Palace Casino are also within ...

3.9/5Very Good! (304 reviews)

"Loved staying here, staff was friendly, there’s no actually bar anywhere in the hotel even though there was a set up for it. The rooftop jacuzzi was not working and the water for the shower was always either boiling or cold. WiFi doesn’t work in the rooms either. And my brush went missing which was ..."…"

Reviewed on 2020/3/14

Hotel Kavia
Kabah Boutique Hotel
Kabah Boutique Hotel
3.5 out of 5
Avenida Kabah MZ 2 LT 17, Cancun, QROO
The price is NT$1,587 per night

Located in Downtown Cancun, this hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Las Plazas Outlet Cancun and Market 28. La Gran Plaza Shopping Mall and Langosta Beach are also ...

4.5/5Wonderful! (53 reviews)
Beautiful hotel

"The staff were amazing! The location is fine but not ideal and this was my only issue. I would go back despite that and can not emphasize enough how wonderful the staff were"…"

Reviewed on 2020/1/10

Kabah Boutique Hotel
Hotel Xbalamque and Spa
Hotel Xbalamque and Spa
3 out of 5
Av. Yaxchilan No. 31, Centro, Mza. 18, Lt. 18, SM. 22, Cancun, QROO
The price is NT$774 per night

Located in Downtown Cancun, this spa hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Las Palapas Park and Market 28. Plaza Las Americas and Dubai Palace Casino are also ...

3.3/5 (996 reviews)

"What a little hidden gem in downtown cancun. Loved all the wall murals and decor. Staff was very friendly and helpful ."…"

Reviewed on 2020/3/5

Hotel Xbalamque and Spa
ibis Cancun Centro
ibis Cancun Centro
3 out of 5
Av Tulum Y Nichupte, Supermanzana 11 M2 L3, Cancun, QROO
The price is NT$856 per night

Located in Downtown Cancun, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Dubai Palace Casino and Plaza Las Americas. Market 28 is 1.5 mi (2.4 km) away.

3.9/5Very Good! (998 reviews)

"Extraordinary customer service, room was very clean, they charged you exactly what they advertised in Expedia, and hotel is very close to downtown."…"

Reviewed on 2020/3/21

ibis Cancun Centro
City Express Cancun
City Express Cancun
2.5 out of 5
Av. Nichupté S/N S.M. 8 Mza 1 Lote 4, Col. Centro, Cancun, QROO
The price is NT$1,119 per night

Located in Downtown Cancun, this hotel is within a 5-minute walk of Amerimed Hospital and Dubai Palace Casino. Plaza Las Americas and Market 28 are also within ...

3.7/5Good! (502 reviews)

"Great area and shopping is walking distance"…"

Reviewed on 2020/2/20

City Express Cancun

Other neighborhoods in Cancun

Mexico featuring interior views and nightlife as well as a large group of people

Avenida Tulum

The beaches and abundant dining options are top of the list for many visitors to Avenida Tulum. A stop by Plaza Las Americas or Ceviche Square might round out your trip.

Avenida Tulum
Un estupendo día para recorrer Cancún en bicicleta
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Puerto Cancun

If you're spending some time in Puerto Cancun, Puerto Cancun Marina Town Center and Puerto Cancun Golf Course are top sights worth seeing.

Puerto Cancun
Waiting for the ferry to go to Isla Mujeres
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Puerto Juarez

The pristine beaches and fun-filled waterparks are top of the list for many visitors to Puerto Juarez. A stop by El Meco Archaeological Site or El Niño Beach might round out your trip.

Puerto Juarez
Escenica Tower which includes a beach, a luxury hotel or resort and general coastal views

Zona Hotelera

4.5/5Wonderful!(19,550 area reviews)

The stunning beaches and fantastic nightlife are just a few highlights of Zona Hotelera. Make a stop by Aquaworld or Cancun Interactive Aquarium while you're exploring the area.

Zona Hotelera
#Cancun #EndlessSummer
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Playa Mujeres

The stunning beaches and fantastic nightlife are just a few highlights of Playa Mujeres. Make a stop by Mujeres Beach or Playa Mujeres Golf Club while you're exploring the area.

Playa Mujeres
Loads of fun in diving in MUSA. Not common to find an underwater museum. Even if it has been sat up only in 2013, you can see that nature is already taking the space for itself and loads of corals are already growing on the statues.
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Alfredo V. Bonfil

Alfredo V. Bonfil is popular for its abundant dining options, and you can check out Parish of the Risen Christ, a top attraction in the neighborhood.

Alfredo V. Bonfil