The Royal Sands & Spa


km 13.4 ocean side, Tel.: 881 - 0100

340 villas on 8 floors, each divisible into 2 separate sections at this Time-Share Resort that opened in 2000. Full size villas sleep 6 and may be divided into 2 sides. The larger side of the villa known as the "A side" sleeps 4 and the half size "B side" sleeps 2. The "A side" comes equipped with A/C, direct dial telephone, full kitchens with stove, microwave, dish washer, refrigerator and eating utensils, dining area, living room with 2 Murphy beds, sofas, cable TV, stereo system, electronic safe, balcony, iron with ironing board, dressing area with makeup mirror, hairdryer and private bath with tub. The half villa "B side" comes equipped with A/C, direct dial telephone, mini fridge, electronic safe, balcony, iron with ironing board, dressing area with makeup mirror, hairdryer and private bath with tub. Amenities include 2 swimming pools, 2 swim up bars, 1 lap pool, 2 children's pools, 4 tennis courts, sports center with snorkel equipment, volleyballs, beach towels, water sports and organized activities programs for adults and children. For extra fees the resort features a full service spa with massage, relaxation, meditation, beauty treatments, fitness club including free weights, machines, organized classes, laundry facility, laundry valet, business center with Internet, fax, copying services and daily newspaper delivery with more than 500 selections from around the world. Other highlights include a jewelry shop, gift boutique, medical office with doctor on call 24/7 and babysitting service available for an extra fee with 24 hours notice. Leisure center arranges tours, golf, tennis and X-Box rentals. Standard wheelchairs are available on request at the front desk and motorized power-operated vehicles may be rented for a daily or weekly fee. The on site convenience store has an assortment of snack foods, beverages, supplies, pharmacy section, gourmet coffee shop with WiFi internet and freshly made meals to go with free delivery 10 a.m. - 10 p.m. Featuring 3 on-site restaurants with rotating theme night dinner specials, Sidelines Sports Bar with WiFi internet access, 2 snack bars and Bartolo's Royal Pizza delivery.

Note: Guests are provided shuttle bus service and complimentary use of the facilities at the Royals’ Caribbean, Islander, Mayan and Club International.

Vote Averages

category vote average
Rooms Excellent
Atmosphere Excellent
Grounds Excellent
Food Excellent
Service Excellent
Cost Expensive ($131 - $220)

Comments by Visitors

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skriegThis is a timeshare resort geared towards families. Extremely nice and attentive staff. Daily maid service (except Sundays).
cindyAfter renting at The Royal Sands several times, I made the decision to buy a timeshare week for my family. We love it there.
Dee33A timeshare from the Royal Resorts group, the villas include two bedrooms, two bathrooms, living room, dining room, fully equipped kitchen, and a large balcony. Restaurants, pool bars, shops, + more!
Jillybean917Since we own a timehare with this resort, I can't really comment on the price range, but I can tell you, we absolutely love it! We will be returning in 2008, and our family is looking forward to it!
shebagirl@inbox.comVisit the Spa. You'll Love it!!
patty205We own the unit so ther eis not cost per night.
alexeWonderful place....grounds and staff are top notch! Rooms are huge and well kept. Hard to top this place!
hockeymom02We became owners after renting at the Royal Resorts for many years. Great place for families. Never felt pressured to buy.
justme2Would be my first choice in Cancun everytime.
LinAnnBishWe stayed at the Carribean and liked it so much we purchased and the Sands. What a beautiful resort. You have access to all 5 resort and no detail is left out. Absoutely beautiful.