The Royal Islander

Address: Kukulcan Boulevard Km 17.5 L-51, Cancun, Yucatan Peninsula, 77500, Mexico | 3 star resort
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          • Tennis Court
          • Spa
          • Swimming pool
          • Outdoor pool
          • Restaurant
          • Beach
          • Heated pool
          • Kids pool
          • Fitness/Health center
          • Bar/lounge


          • Minbar in room
          • Wireless internet connection in room (free)
          • Wireless internet connection in public areas
          • Non-smoking rooms
          • Refrigerator in room
          • Microwave in room
          • Free High-Speed Internet
          • High-speed internet in room
          • Hot tub
          • Wheelchair accessibility
          • Air-Conditioning
          • Kitchenette
          • Free parking
          • Family rooms


          • Suites
          • All-Suites Property


          • Shuttle bus service
          • Meeting rooms/conference facilities
          • Room service
          • Multilingual staff
          • Laundry facilities (self serve)
          • Concierge desk
          • Babysitting service
          • Meal plan
          • Kids activities or Babysitting

          TravelPod Member ReviewsThe Royal Islander Cancun

          Reviewed by aristidis_mitro


          Reviewed Mar 29, 2014
          by (1 review) Athens , Greece Flag of Greece


          This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of

          Reviewed by thepotvins

          nice buuuut...

          Reviewed Feb 17, 2012
          by (1 review) Eden prairie , United States Flag of United States

          If you get there on a Friday and are not members, it is pretty much guaranteed that you will have to switch rooms on Saturday morning. Kind of a pain because we had to unpack most things to find the stuff we need for the day and repack everything before we went to bed. The 2 times we needed to talk to reception, we had to wait for at least 20 minutes, but the place is not short of bell boys who can help with directions or recommendations on how to get to places, but once you need something more (like your room cards dont work) you will need the receptionist. Would I return? Probably not. With all hotels in cancun competing for tourist's business, Islander is not that special that I think I would try another resort. The saving grace for us was that the room they put us after we had to move had a niice ocean views.

          view from our 1st room balcony.
          Cancun, Mexico

          This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of

          TripAdvisor Reviews The Royal Islander Cancun

          4.50 of 5 stars Outstanding

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          view from our 1st room balcony.
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