Resort Spotlight: Planet Hollywood Beach Resort Cancun

There’s a hot new resort that you’ll definitely want to put on your travel bucket list. Planet Hollywood Beach Resort Cancun will be rolling out the red carpet for its first guests in December 2020. This beachfront oasis, will be located on the pristine shores of Playa Mujeres, an exclusive resort enclave just 30 minutes outside the hustle and bustle of downtown Cancun. The soon-to-debut property will be home to 566 lavish suites, 11 gourmet dining options, authentic Hollywood memorabilia and world-class entertainment that you won’t want to miss.

The complex will also be home to Adult Scene, an exclusive resort-within-a-resort for guests aged 18 and older, and a first for the Planet Hollywood Hotels & Resorts brand.

To help you get inspired to Vacation Like a Star™ in paradise, we put together everything you need to know about this brand new, A-lister worthy, beach resort.

Note: Since this resort is not open yet, all images used in this article are renders and subject to change.

Lobby with couches and a classic car on a platform
Enjoy blockbuster excitement in paradise

Lights, camera, action! There’s never a dull moment at this action-packed resort. When you’re done checking out the Hollywood memorabilia around the property – which includes a ’95 Mitsubishi Eclipse from the Fast & Furious franchise – you’ll want to get ready for one of the resort’s incredible weekly events. The property hosts star-studded soirees throughout the week, where you can dance to retro hits or dress up in your Hollywood finest for glamorous gala dinners. Depending on the time of year you visit, you can also look forward to monthly themed events including Oscars parties, Bollywood tributes and horror movie marathons. When you’re not trying out red carpet looks, you can test out your surf skills on the FlowRider® or challenge your friends to classic arcade games and basketball at Planet Play ($). Travelling with kids? They’ll have a blast at Stars Kids Club, where they can try out unique activities like designing sets, starring in their own music videos and watching movies under the stars.

Elegant dining room
Dine like an A-lister at gourmet eateries

One of the best parts of going on vacation is the delicious food – and there is no shortage of options to choose from around Planet Hollywood Beach Resort Cancun. Head to Guy’s Burger Joint to chow down on delicious burgers and fries, inspired by celebrity chef Guy Fieri. If you don’t want to leave the beach, The Shores Beach Club & Restaurant overlooks the ocean and serves up classic favourites so you can maximize your time in the sun. Want to try something new? Sample cuisine from around the world at the Japanese, Mexican and Indian restaurants, all of which offer vegan and vegetarian dishes. Plus, you can order into your suite with 24-hour room service, perfect for any late-night cravings or breakfast in bed.

View of a resort building surrounded by palm trees at night
Plan a star-studded adults only escape

Want to enjoy the Planet Hollywood experience in an adults only setting? Planet Hollywood Adult Scene Cancun is a resort-within-a-resort for guests aged 18 and older, the first of its kind for Planet Hollywood Hotels & Resorts. You’ll enjoy access to all the facilities and amenities at the wider Planet Hollywood complex next door, while staying in the exclusive Adult Scene area with enhanced amenities. Kick back and relax by the private pool and beach area while you sip on your favourite drink. Ready to grab a bite to eat? Head to one of the restaurants next door or choose from three exclusive Adult Scene restaurants including a steakhouse, a seafood grill and a buffet serving international favourites.

Luxurious suite with a huge bed and TV
Stay with your entire entourage in star-worthy suites

You’ll feel like Hollywood royalty in your luxurious suite at Planet Hollywood Beach Resort Cancun. All room categories feature amenities designed to make you feel like the A-lister you are, including a Your Soundtrack™ program so you can pick the perfect theme music for your stay, Plugged In™ amenities, including a PHTV™ relaxation channel, and Phabulous Bed™ mattresses to guarantee a good night’s sleep. Book a Junior Suite Swim Out to stay just steps from the pool or upgrade to a Star Class Junior Suite Oceanview to wake up every morning to the sounds of the waves. Travelling with the whole entourage? Choose a room category like the Director’s Suite Two Bedroom that can sleep up to eight.

Roped-off check-in area
Live like a VIP with Star Class™ service

Take your getaway to the next level by upgrading to Star Class™. This enhanced level of service gets you access to exclusive resort areas including the Green Room, the Star Class™ pool and bar, as well as preferred room locations, including those closest to the beach and the pool. Before you arrive, you can set up your personal rider so your favourite drinks and snacks are in your room waiting for you when you check in. Plus, your Personal Agent will be on hand to help you with whatever you need throughout your stay – from snagging you the best poolside lounger to booking a private cabana for the day or scoring you the best seat in the house at your favourite resort restaurant.

Wondering where else you can Vacation like a Star™? The iconic resort chain’s first all inclusive property in the Americas, Planet Hollywood Beach Resort Costa Rica, has quickly become a favourite amongst vacationers and A-listers – including Mario Lopez and Bachelorette star Rachel Lindsay.

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