• Aerial shot
  • Preferred Club Honeymoon Suite terrace
  • Beach
  • Sushi & Ceviche Bar
  • Infinity pool
  • Wine cellar at Portofino Restaurant
  • Desires Bar
  • Olio Restaurant
  • Spa hydrotherapy area
  • Preferred Club Corner Suite
  • Preferred Club Ocean View

Perfectly situated along a sugar white sand beach in Cancun’s Hotel Zone is the family-friendly Dreams Sands Cancun Resort & Spa. There are 438 elegantly appointed rooms & suites with breathtaking water views. The Unlimited-Luxury® experience begins with luxury amenities, including 24-hour room service. Gourmet cuisine and unlimited top-shelf spirits are served at nine dining options and five bars & lounges. Savor dining and entertainment at nearby resorts with the Sip, Savor & See Dining Experience. Take a swim or play volleyball in the shallow ocean shelf, or partake in leisurely land activities. Enjoy the Dreams Spa by Pevonia® while the young ones play at the Explorer’s Club for Kids or Core Zone Teen’s Club. At night, exciting entertainment awaits. The Unlimited-Luxury® experience continues with complimentary Wi-Fi. This resort is walking distance from great shopping, restaurants and bars, and a short 15 minutes away from downtown Cancun, where all of the excitement happens.

Resort Features
  • Exclusively situated in a privileged location in Cancun's Hotel Zone, close proximity to nightlife, shopping and restaurants of Cancun’s Hotel Zone and downtown Cancún
  • 650-foot private stretch of pristine, white sand beach along the Mexican Caribbean
  • 438 elegant rooms with breathtaking views of the Caribbean Sea and Isla Mujeres
  • Located only 25 minutes from Cancun International Airport
  • Beach front wedding gazebo boasting spectacular views of the turquoise Caribbean Sea
Unlimited-Luxury®
Unlimited-Luxury® where everything is included:
  • Limitless access to gourmet à la carte dining options without reservations required
  • Unlimited international and domestic top-shelf spirits
  • Unlimited natural fruit juices and soft drinks
  • 24-hour room and concierge services
  • Pool and beach wait service
  • Daily refreshed mini-bar with soft drinks, juice, bottled water and beer
  • Daily maid service
  • Endless daytime activities and live nightly entertainment
  • Theme parties, oceanfront bars and entertainment venues
  • No wristbands required
  • All taxes and gratuities
 
Unlimited-Luxury® for couples and couples with children.
Points of Interest

DESTINATION INFORMATION

Located right in the heart of the famous Cancun Hotel Zone, overlooking the Caribbean Sea, dreams sands  features 650 ft of white sandy beach, one of Cancun's most beautiful and tranquil beaches. The hotel is mere steps away from great shopping, Cancun's convention center and a wide variety of restaurants, bars and Cancun's famous nightlife. The Nichupte Lagoon, located across the street from the resort, offers an abundant array of water sports activities. Dreams Sands is near the historical Mayan ruins, championship golf courses and aquatic adventures for you and your friends and family to enjoy.

Local Points of Interest:

Plaza Caracol Mall – The nearby, renowned Plaza Caracol Mall presents guests with over 150 stores, offering souvenirs, perfumes, fine jewelry, designer clothing and more!

Local Restaurants and Bars – Many famous nearby restaurants, offering nightly entertainment in Cancun’s Hotel Zone such CoCo Bongo, Señor Frogs, Jimmy Buffet’s Margaretville and Hard Rock Café!

Nichupte-Borjorquez Lagoon – This area offers world class fly and spin tackle fishing in the “Nichupte Lagoon”.

Parque Nixuc Waterpark – Home to the Parque Nixuc Waterpark (Wet ‘n’ Wild) sure to provide a fun day trip for all ages.

Isla Mujeres – Accessible by ferry or boat, this relaxing island is a great place to visit as a day trip from Cancun. Contact concierge for details.

Cozumel – This island is a tourist destination for scuba diving and snorkeling.

Xplor Park – This brand new adventure park located in the jungles of Riviera Maya features as zip line course, an underground river, an amphibious jeep, rafting and more.

X-Caret (Eco-Archaeological Park) – Learn about the Mayan culture and enjoy several family activities at this ecological/archaeological theme park.

Xel-Ha (Eco-Aquatic Park/Archaeological Site) – Enjoy this aquatic adventure through lagoons and caves while taking in the ancient Mayan culture including intact artifacts of the past.

Tulum Mayan Ruins – These ruins located in the one of the most important cities during its time, are among the most popular sites to visit including ancient artifacts, pyramids, a beach and breathtaking views of Caribbean Sea from cliff-top.

Coba Mayan Ruins – Coba is located deep in the jungle and boasts the tallest pyramid in the Yucatan peninsula.

Chichen Itza Mayan Ruins – These Mayan ruins include several restored ancient structures, pyramids and excellent views of Chichén Itzá. Chichén Itzá is one of the most impressive of all the Mayan Ruins, named as one of the 7 wonders of the world. The pyramid and other historical ruins are located in the middle of the jungle and are part of an extensive tour of the area.

Resort Map

Accomodations

All 438 deluxe rooms are decorated with a modern style and with spectacular views of the Caribbean Sea and Isla Mujeres.

ALL ROOMS AND SUITES OFFER THE FOLLOWING AMENITIES:

  • King size bed or two double beds
  • Marble floors
  • Bathroom with bathtub or shower
  • Bathrobe and slippers
  • Luxury bath amenities
  • Hair dryer
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Satellite cable TV
  • Mini-bar refreshed daily with beer, soft drinks, juices and bottled water
  • Eletronic safe box
  • Electronic keyhole
  • Alarm clock with MP3 docking station
  • Air conditioning with individual control
  • 24-hour room service
  • Coffee maker
  • Iron & ironing board
  • DVD player
  • Complimentary wireless internet

 

ROOM CATEGORY DESCRIPTIONS

Deluxe Partial Ocean View | 350 sq.ft. / 33 m²

In addition to the above amenities, the Deluxe Partial Ocean View rooms boast contemporary Mexican décor and offer a king size or two double beds, a spacious bathroom with a bathtub or shower and a partial ocean view. Rooms located on the 1st through 3rd floors.

Max Occupancy (1 king bed): 2 adults or 2 occupants (adults/children)

Max Occupancy (2 double beds): 3 adults or 4 occupants (adults/children)

Deluxe Partial Ocean View w/ Balcony | 360 sq.ft. / 34 m²

In addition to the above amenities, the Deluxe Partial Ocean View w/ Balcony room boasts contemporary Mexican décor and offers a king size, a spacious bathroom with a bathtub or shower, a partial ocean view and balcony. Rooms located on the 1st and 3rd floors.

Max Occupancy: 2 adults or 3 occupants (adults/children)

Deluxe Ocean Front | 350 sq.ft. / 33 m²

In addition to the above amenities, the Deluxe Ocean Front room boasts contemporary Mexican décor and offers a king size or two double beds, a spacious bathroom with a bathtub or shower and ocean front views.

Max Occupancy (1 king bed): 2 adults or 2 occupants (adults/children)

Max Occupancy (2 double beds): 3 adults or 4 occupants (adults/children)

Deluxe Ocean Front w/ Balcony | 360 sq.ft. / 34 m²

In addition to the above amenities, the Deluxe Ocean Front room boasts contemporary Mexican décor and offers a king size bed, a spacious bathroom with a bathtub or shower, ocean front views and a balcony.

Max Occupancy: 2 adults or 3 occupants (adults/children)

*Family Suite | 720 sq.ft. / 68 m²

In addition to the above amenities, the Family Suite boasts contemporary Mexican décor and offers a king size and two double beds, two spacious bathrooms with a bathtub or shower and partial ocean views.

Max Occupancy: 4 adults or 6 occupants (adults/children)

*This room category consists of 2 different rooms put together, connecting one room with a king bed and one room with two double beds. Please take this into consideration for the total room count of 438.

 

PREFERRED CLUB

All Preferred Club suites offer the following additional amenities and services:

  • Personalized check-in and checkout with concierge service
  • Preferred status and amenities
  • Private Preferred Club Lounge
  • Upgraded mini-bar service and bath amenities
  • Upgraded mini-bar service
  • Daily continental breakfast service, afternoon hot and cold hors d’oeuvres, and exquisite desserts & fine liquors served in the lounge
  • Complimentary newspaper in room every day (English and Spanish)

 

PREFERRED CLUB ROOM CATEGORIES:

Preferred Club Ocean View | 350 sq.ft. / 33 m²

In addition to the above amenities, the Preferred Club Ocean View room boasts contemporary Mexican décor and offers a king size bed or two double beds, a spacious bathroom with a bathtub or shower, ocean front views and Preferred Club privileges.

Max Occupancy (1 king bed): 2 adults or 2 occupants (adults/children)

Max Occupancy (2 double beds): 3 adults or 4 occupants (adults/children)

Preferred Club Ocean Front | 495 sq.ft. / 46 m²

In addition to the above amenities, the Preferred Club Ocean Front room boasts contemporary Mexican décor and offers a king size bed or two double beds, a spacious bathroom with a bathtub, ocean front views and Preferred Club privileges.

Max Occupancy (1 king bed): 2 adults or 2 occupants (adults/children)

Max Occupancy (2 double beds): 3 adults or 4 occupants (adults/children)

Preferred Club Ocean Front w/ Balcony | 360 sq.ft. / 34 m²

In addition to the above amenities, the Preferred Club Ocean Front room boasts contemporary Mexican décor and offers a king size bed or two double beds, a spacious bathroom with a bathtub, ocean front views with Balcony and Preferred Club privileges.

Max Occupancy: 2 adults or 2 occupants (adults/children)

Preferred Club Junior Suite | 480 sq.ft./45 m²

In addition to the above amenities, the Preferred Club Junior Suite boast a contemporary Mexican décor and offer a king size bed, a seating area and some of them with Jacuzzi or bathtub into the room with an amazing ocean view. Located at 8th floor near by the Preferred Club Lounge . In addition to the standard Preferred Club Privileges, guests who book a Preferred Club Junior Suite will receive a full Liquor Bar set up, Nespresso Premium coffee machine, one bottle of Moët & Chandon champagne, two 50-minute Swedish massages at the spa and special turn-down service.

Max Occupancy: 2 adults or 2 occupants (adults/children)

Preferred Club Corner Suite Ocean Front | 480 sq.ft./45 m²

In addition to the above amenities, the Preferred Club Corner Suites boast contemporary Mexican décor and offer a king size bed, a living room, a spacious bathroom with a bathtub, amazing ocean front views from every side of the Suite and Preferred Club privileges.

Max Occupancy: 2 adults or 2 occupants (adults/children)

Preferred Club Honeymoon Suite | 350 sq.ft. / 33 m²

In addition to the above amenities, the Preferred Club Honeymoon Suite boasts contemporary Mexican décor and offer a king size bed, a seating area Jacuzzi on the terrace and a Bali Bed with ocean views. Ground floor suites offer a larger terrace.

Max Occupancy: 2 adults or 2 occupants (adults/children)

 

*Also available upon request:

  • Connecting rooms available (one king size bed connected to two double beds)
  • All guest rooms and suites are non-smoking.
  • Wireless internet services are available in the lobby and business center at an additional cost in resort areas and rooms
Restaurants & Bars

RESTAURANTS

Dreams Sands Cancun Resort & Spa offers nine gourmet restaurants, including six á la carte dining options, a buffet, a grill, and a café/ice cream parlor with no reservations required.

New! 24-hour dining options allow guests to enjoy late night bites at Coco Café. Or stay in and order room service.  It’s all available at any hour day or night.

Bordeaux | Dinner 6 p.m. – 11 p.m.

  • Elegant French delicacies
  • Dress Code: Casual Elegance

El Patio | Dinner 6 p.m. – 11 p.m.

  • Mexican Cuisine
  • Dress Code: Casual Elegance

Himitsu | Dinner 6 p.m. – 11 p.m.

  • Pan-Asian specialties
  • Dress Code: Casual Elegance

Olio | Breakfast 8 a.m. – 10 a.m., Lunch 11 a.m. – 5 p.m. and Dinner 6:30 p.m. – 11 p.m.

  • Á la carte menu served at breakfast, seafood served at lunch and delectable Mediterranean dishes served at dinner
  • Dress code: Casual

Portofino | Dinner 6 p.m. – 11 p.m.

  • Classic Italian cuisine
  • Dress Code: Casual Elegance

Waves & Sands | Dinner 6:30 p.m. – 11:00 p.m.

  • International cuisine
  • Adults only
  • Dress Code: Casual Elegance

World Café | Breakfast 7 a.m. – 11 a.m.,| Lunch 12:30 p.m. – 3 p.m. and Dinner 6:30 p.m. – 10 p.m.

  • A buffet specializing in international cuisine
  • Dress Code: Casual

Barefoot Grill | Open 12 p.m. – 4 p.m.

  • Snacks and barbeque served during the day
  • Dress Code: Casual

Coco Café and Ice Cream Parlor |Café open 6:30 a.m. – 10 p.m.; Ice Cream Parlor open 10:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m., Late Night Bites 11 p.m. – 7 a.m.

  • Coco Café: Premium coffee and deli snacks served in a casual and relaxed atmosphere
  • Ice Cream Parlor: Array of frozen treats for the whole family and delicious crêpes
  • Late night bites: Buffet offering fruits, yogurt, sandwiches, beer, soft drinks and water 
  • Dress Code: Casual

 

DRESS CODES

Casual –

  • Bermudas (long shorts or Capri pants), sneakers/tennis shoes and sandals.
  • Ladies must wear a bathing suit wrap or cover-up.
  • No sleeveless shirts for men.

Casual Elegance –

  • Sneakers/tennis shoes or sandals and dress shirts with short sleeves or collared shirts.
  • Long pants required for men.
  • No sleeveless shirts or flip-flops.

Formal–

  • Men must wear long pants, collared shirts and dress shoes.
  • Women must wear blouses, skirts, slacks or dresses, with dress shoes.

 

BARS

Five bars & lounges at Dreams Sands Cancun include a swim-up bar, beach bar, lobby bar and night club serving unlimited international and domestic top-shelf spirits.

Barracuda | Open 10 a.m. – 11 p.m.

  • Enjoy tropical drinks as you relax beneath the shade and gaze at the clear-blue Caribbean

Desires| Open 6 p.m. – 1 a.m.

  • Sip on a cold beverage in a sports bar lounge ambiance, and enjoy live music daily

Manatees | Open 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.

  • Swim-up and enjoy a cocktail in the pool

The Rendezvous | Open 10 a.m. – 1 a.m.

  • Enjoy drinks and live music

Sushi & Ceviche | Open 11 a.m. – 5 p.m.

  • Enjoy delicious sushi, ceviche and drinks in a chic setting by the beach area
  • Note: Sushi and ceviche menu served from 1 p.m. – 3 p.m.

 

SIP, SAVOR & SEE DINING EXPERIENCE*

As part of the privileges of Unlimited-Luxury®, we’re offering guests of Dreams Sands Cancun Resort & Spa the chance to Sip, Savor & See Dreams Riviera Cancun Resort & Spas, Dreams Puerto Aventuras Resort & Spa, Dreams Tulum Resort & Spa, Dreams Playa Mujeres Golf & Spa Resort, Now Jade Riviera Cancun, Now Sapphire Riviera Cancun and Sunscape Sabor Cozumel.

Enjoy dinner and live entertainment at neighboring resorts including sipping complimentary cocktails, savoring delicious cuisine at the restaurant of your choice and the opportunity to see that evening’s entertainment.

The Sip, Savor & See Dining Experience is only good for dinner. This is not a day pass. Guests must make arrangements through the resort concierge by 3pm. Guests may choose to dine at any of the restaurants that are serving dinner. Guests are responsible for cost of transportation to and from the resort. A maximum of 4 people are allowed per seating. Special restrictions may apply for Christmas and New Year’s Eve dinners and special events. Guests can utilize the facilities at the resort they are visiting from 6 pm to 1 am, including bars and theater.

 

ROMANTIC DINNERS*

For your honeymoon, wedding anniversary or when you just decide to have a very special dinner with your sweetheart, we can set a spectacular candlelight romantic dinner for you, with a delicious menu, served exclusively at one of our romantic spots. This special dinner is served only by advance reservation through our concierge.

*Limited availability and additional charges applied
Video
Activities & Entertainment

INDOOR/OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES:

  • Ocean volleyball
  • Spanish lessons
  • Caribbean dance lessons
  • Bingo
  • Theme Nights and parties
  • Live musical performances
  • Stage shows
  • Big screen movies on the beach
  • Jogging path
  • Ocean trampoline
  • Cooking and cocktail classes
  • Yoga
  • Explorer’s Club for kids
  • Library
  • Darts & Billiards
  • Pool table
  • Table games

 

WATER SPORTS

  • Kayaks
  • Hobie Cats
  • Scuba diving with lessons*

*Additional fees may apply

 

EXPLORER’S CLUB FOR KIDS

Hours: 9 a.m. – 9 p.m.

Ages: 3 – 12

At this fully supervised children's program, kids will enjoy the following activities:

  • Arts & Crafts
  • Playground
  • Treasure hunts
  • Sandcastle contests
  • Board games and video games
  • Water games
  • Weekly campout adventures
  • Big screen movies on the beach
  • Beepers for parental control
  • Dinner for children

All Explorer’s Club staff members are certified by the American Red Cross in CPR for children.

 

CORE ZONE TEENS CLUB

Hours: 2 p.m. – 8 p.m.

Ages: 13 – 17 

At this supervised program, teens can meet each other and enjoy the following activities with no parents around:

  • Social events – including weekly bonfires and Disco mixers
  • Video Games
  • Ping-Pong and foosball tables
  • Computers with internet

 

GOLF

Guests of Dreams Sands Cancun Resort & Spa can enjoy one complimentary round per person, per day at Playa Mujeres Golf Club when staying now through December 19, 2016. There are additional fees that guests are responsible for at the golf course. Details & pricing can be found on the Special Offers page under “Complimentary Greens Fees” offer.

Facilities & Services

FACILITIES & SERVICES

  • 2 pools (main pool heated in cooler months)
  • 3 outdoor Jacuzzis
  • Dreams Spa by Pevonia®
  • 10 restaurants and 4 bars – reservation-free
  • Concierge services and 24-hour front desk
  • 24-hour room service
  • Currency exchange
  • Business Center
  • Computers with complimentary Internet access
  • Complimentary wireless internet access
  • Punta Cancun Convention Center nearby
  • Daily activities program
  • Explorer’s Club for kids 3-12 yrs.old
  • Fitness, dance and educational classes
  • Fitness Center
  • Wedding Gazebo
  • Car rentals*
  • Laundry and dry cleaning services*
  • Medical facility*
  • Private, romantic dinners*
  • Babysitting**
  • Gift Shop*
  • Sightseeing and excursions*
  • Private dinners on the beach*
  • AMSTAR Travel agency
  • Wedding and event/meeting services*
  • Medical facility/First Aid
  • Tours*
  • Private, romantic dinners on the beach*
  • Parking

BUSINESS CENTER

Open 24 hours

  • Computers with complimentary internet access
  • Printer and copier machine**
  • Office supplies and secretarial services

** Prints and copies - $0.25 USD each

BABYSITTING SERVICES*

Babysitting services are available for adults who'd like to have a quiet romantic evening. Pricing is as follows:

1 Child - $15 USD/hour

2 Children - $25 USD/hour

Terms & Conditions

Maximum number of children for 1 babysitter is 2 children. After 8pm, add an additional $15 USD for the babysitter's taxi home.

Cancellation Policy: 4 hours prior or you will be charged $25 USD.

Requirements: Guests must reserve babysitting services at least 24 hours in advance and fill out a form at the concierge desk in person in order to confirm their service. A minimum of 3 hours of babysitting time is required.

DREAMS SPA BY PEVONIA®*

Hours: 9 a.m. – 8 p.m.

For those guests seeking a sanctuary for the senses, the Dreams Spa by Pevonia®, offers a sublime atmosphere of pure indulgence combining hydrotherapy and indigenous treatments creating a refreshing, invigorating and peaceful experience. Jacuzzi baths and treatment rooms, a relaxation lounge, a sauna, a steam room and private showers are available Other services include pedicures, manicures, facials and a full-service beauty salon.

FITNESS CENTER

Hours: Open 6 a.m. – 9 p.m.

  • Treadmills
  • Stationary bikes
  • Elliptical machines
  • Bench presses and free weights

*Additional costs apply.