Three all-inclusive beach resorts in Cozumel, Mexico, are now offering day passes allowing cruise passengers and tourists to take advantage of their cushy amenities from $45 per person--a fraction of the cost of a typical overnight stay. Private beach access, Jacuzzis, snorkeling, tennis courts, and kids' clubs are all for the taking.
El Cid La Ceiba Beach, $68
Private beach access, complimentary meals and drinks, use of snorkeling and kayaking equipment, pools, sauna room, fitness center, tennis courts, kids' club facilities. Details: Mar. 15 - Dec. 24, 2006, 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.; 800/435-3240, elcid.com
Melia Cozumel Golf & Beach Resort, $45
Private beach access, complimentary meals and drinks, use of all snorkeling and non-motorized water sports equipment, pools, fitness center, tennis courts, kids' club facilities, hotel activities programs and nightly entertainment. Details: Feb. 6 - Dec. 23, 2006; 888/341-5993, meliacozumel.solmelia.com
Park Royal Cozumel, $70, $35 per child (ages 4-12)
Private beach access, complimentary meals and drinks, sports and activities program, evening shows at the hotel's theater, pools, Jacuzzi with ocean view, kids' club with a children's pool and water slide. Details: Jul. 1 - Dec. 20, 2006, 8 a.m. to 11 p.m.; 011/52-987-872-0700, parkroyalhotels.com.mx
For more information about Cozumel, visit islacozumel.com.mx.
And for other participating resorts, read For Sale: Day Passes to Caribbean Resorts