Offering bright, modern rooms with a private terrace overlooking the Caribbean Sea or Nichupté Lagoon, this beachfront resort is 25 minutes’ drive from Cancún International Airport. Fine restaurants and nightlife are featured. Rooms at the Hotel Gran Melia Cancun (soon to be Paradisus Cancun Resort) provide spacious windows and a rain-style shower. A 32-inch flat-screen cable TV, minibar and air conditioning are included. Guests have access to YHI Spa, offering a variety of traditional therapies, and can learn how to dive or perform Tai-Chi. A fitness center, 3 pools and water sports are also available. The Cancun Gran Melia offers 7 restaurants including the poolside La Veranda and the elegant Ku-Nah. Several bars are also located around the resort. The Gran Melia is less than 11 km from Wet’n Wild and 30 minutes from downtown Cancun. (Hotel Gran Melia Resort Cancun hotels booking).