Waldorf Astoria Cancun

Seafront Splendor

fromUSD $456*night
Includes all taxes & fees
Perks
worth over
$215
  • Daily breakfast for up to two guests per bedroom
  • $100 USD equivalent Resort or Hotel credit to be utilized during stay (not combinable, not valid on room rate, no cash value if not redeemed in full)
  • Room upgrade on arrival, if available
  • Early check-in based on availability
  • Late check-out based on availability
  • Wi-Fi
  • Custom Local Welcome Gift
*Based on a 4 night stay, from Sun, Oct 29 to Thu, Nov 2. Perks may not apply to this rate. view this rate

Cancun, Mexico

Waldorf Astoria Cancun

Seafront Splendor

What it is

A new 173 resort with all the trimmings on 100 beachfront acres, with five design-y bars and restaurants, a spa with al fresco treatment rooms, and two modernist pools.

What it isn't

Hands off. The resort’s in-the-know concierges can help plan everything from airport transfers to hen party shenanigans.

What we think

This is a different, more magical side of Cancun: a place where guest rooms start at a whopping 675 square feet and come with plunge pools on their private balconies and LED-lit custom wood paneling. Where a serene color palette of sandy blondes and cloud whites replaces the region’s often candy-colored design, and puts the focus on the turquoise ocean beyond your windows. Is there anything better? For easy proximity to the beach, we love the Swim Up Pool 1 King Guestroom (and yep…it has its own swim-up pool). Traveling en famille? The Ocean Front Master Corner Suite is as luxe as it sounds, with a 1,680-square-foot floor plan and a separate living room—complete with a pool table—plus a wraparound balcony. Be sure to ask about their Mezcal tasting classes, which are hosted by their on-staff tequilier.

You're here because

The Mayan-inspired spa is limited to guests ages 18 and up, and there’s nothing that ruins a sauna more than shrieking tweens.

The Moment

You can’t not indulge in the just-caught seafood in this town, but it becomes something transcendent at Malpeque, where each menu item is either smoked or charred on their open-flame grill…and the scenery is just as hot.

Restaurants & Bars

All Day Brasserie - offers International and Mexican cuisine for breakfast, lunch and dinner

Beach Bar and Grill - offers a mix of International and Mexican dishes and crafted cocktails to be enjoyed poolside

Malpeque - fine dining experience including fresh seafood

Peacock Alley - offers signature cocktails, coffee, and light bites

Pool Bar - offers refreshing cocktails and snacks poolside

Location

Due south of downtown Cancun and right on the beach, the resort is just over a 20 minute drive from Cancun International Airport.

México 307 Kilometro 333
Cancun, 77580
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