TRAVEL INFO

Travel info

Location

With its serene turquoise seas, powdery white-sand beaches and vibrant coral reefs, it’s no surprise that Cancun is one of Mexico’s most popular resort areas.

Mexico boasts an impressive 6,200-mile-long coastline, with Cancun’s 10 Blue Flag beaches ranking among the most popular spots for a beach escape. The Royalton Splash Cancun is situated just 35 minutes from Cancun International Airport and rests within easy reach of nightclubs, golf courses and archaeological sites, as well as the nearby coastal towns of Playa del Carmen and Puerto Morelos.

Key information

Climate

Temperatures in May range from 24ºC(75ºF) to 32ºC(90ºF)

Shop hours

Shopping malls in Cancun are generally open from 9am until 9pm. Most shops are open on Sundays. Please check the opening hours online before heading out.

Time zone

GMT -5

Electricity supply

127V. The power plugs and sockets are of type A and B.

Payments

Credit cards are generally accepted: VISA and MasterCard are widely accepted. Cash is also commonly used.

Language

Spanish is the first language, but English is widely spoken.

Currency

Mexican pesos (MXN). Dollars are generally accepted.

Tips

Tips in bars and restaurants should be around 10%-15% of the total price.

Bellboys and maids at the hotel usually receive between 2–5 USD.