A family beach vacation in Mexico is filled with relaxing in the sun, white-sand beaches, interactive programs for kids and massages for grown-ups. Acapulco is famous for its white-sand beaches and a great selection for beach vacation activities. Enjoy a variety of water sports, sunbathing, shopping and oceanfront restaurants. Activities include horseback riding, mountain biking, golf and tennis. You can also sign up for a dolphin swim, sunset cruise or go snorkeling on your family vacation. The Fairmont Acapulco Princess has five swimming pools and a kids club offering beach games, treasure hunts and cookie baking.
If you are looking for a more quiet beach destination in Mexico, take a look at the exclusive resorts in Los Cabos, located on the Baja California peninsula. The area offers beautiful beaches, great diving and snorkeling, as well as surfing. There are two towns in the area, Cabo San Lucas and San Jose del Cabo, offering many shops and restaurants. Las Ventanas al Paraiso is an all-suite getaway with a luxurious spa, tennis, snorkeling and many dining options. Or plan a family beach vacation at Marquis Los Cabos where you can get a suite with scenic ocean views.
Located on the Yucatan Peninsula, Fairmont Mayakoba Riviera Maya offers family vacationers spacious accommodations, a gated community, a 37,000 square foot spa and an 18-hole Greg Norman golf course.