Virgin Holidays View
On the lively peninsula between Nichupte Lagoon and the Caribbean sea, this contemporary hotel is set on a white sand beach. Restaurants include Don Quijote (a Spanish dinner buffet) and Claraboya, serving seafood and snacks in a contemporary style. There's a smart reception and lobby bar, and you can sample varied spa treatments including aromatherapy and hydromassage. The pool area has a water play area for children.
Where is it?
25 min to downtown Cancun. Within walking distance of La Isla shopping centre with its shops, bars, restaurants and nightlife. Transfer time from Cancun airport: 25 min.
Eats and drinks
Mexico Lindo (Mexican à la carte), Mallorca (International buffet), Don Quijote (Spanish dinner buffet) and Claraboya (contemporary snacks and seafood, à la carte). 5 bars.
Daily and nightly entertainment including live music in lobby bar.
Fun and games
Swimming area with extended deck, separate kids' water play area. Free non-motorised water sports (short distance away - transport available if required, but payable locally) including a scuba demo. Daily daytime activities programme for children and adults, games room with table tennis and pool. Volleyball/basketball court. Golf* 5-min drive away. Tennis court. Spa services* available such as massages, aromatherapy and hydromassage. Beauty salon*.
Babysitting* and laundry service* available.
318 lagoon or ocean view rooms. All with with air-conditioning, satellite TV, WiFi Internet access*, tea/coffee maker, mini-bar, safety deposit box*, iron and board, and hairdryer. Double Rooms have lagoon views, 2 double beds or 1 king-size bed, sleeping max 3 adults, or 2 adults and 1 child.
Oceanview Room - as above but with sea views.
Suite Oceanfront View - with the benefit of a balcony and seating area.
Double Oceanfront Room - with direct sea view.
*Denotes local charge
All meals and daytime snacks, all domestic drinks (excludes bottled water), all activities and entertainment above unless otherwise stated.