Ths DIS is a great place to ask Disney Cruise Line questions and share tips.
Dreams Unlimited Travel - The official sponsor of the Disney Cruise Forums Dreams Unlimited Travel - the official sponsor of the Disney Cruise Forums  

Go Back   The DIS Discussion Forums - DISboards.com > Disney Cruise Line > Disney Cruise Line Forum
Find Hotel Specials & DIScounts
 
facebooktwitterpinterestgoogle plusyoutubeDIS UpdatesDIS email updates
Register Chat FAQ Tickers Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read



Reply
 
Thread Tools Rate Thread Display Modes
Old 12-26-2012, 12:37 PM   #1
BeckyE
Earning My Ears
 
Join Date: Apr 2009
Location: Oregon
Posts: 27

Cozumel & Grand Cayman

I'm sure this has been asked a thousand times already, but I can't seem to find a summary. We are traveling out of Galveston in late Feb and looking into what to do while in Cozumel & Grand Cayman.

Looking for a NICE beach (willing to pay extra for something really nice). All inclusive is a bonus. Do any of the high-end resorts do day passes?

We're traveling with our three kids (7, 5, 2). Just looking to hang out on a beautiful beach, maybe some fun pools with good food and drinks.

Suggestions?

Thank you!
BeckyE is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-26-2012, 12:50 PM   #2
havaneselover
DIS Veteran
 
Join Date: Nov 2009
Location: Virginia
Posts: 835

Quote:
Originally Posted by BeckyE View Post
I'm sure this has been asked a thousand times already, but I can't seem to find a summary. We are traveling out of Galveston in late Feb and looking into what to do while in Cozumel & Grand Cayman.

Looking for a NICE beach (willing to pay extra for something really nice). All inclusive is a bonus. Do any of the high-end resorts do day passes?

We're traveling with our three kids (7, 5, 2). Just looking to hang out on a beautiful beach, maybe some fun pools with good food and drinks.

Suggestions?

Thank you!
I've been looking into the same thing from GC. In Cozumel we're swimming with dolphins. It looks like in Grand Cayman resorts no longer do day passes or if they do it is only in the off season. Royal Palms was recommended but I'm not sure it is what I'm looking for. Anyway, I too would love a recommendation for a great beach for children with a nice spot for lunch (the more specific the better) in Grand Cayman.
__________________
Me DD 10 DS 9
havaneselover is offline   Reply With Quote
|
The DIS
Register to remove

Join Date: 1997
Location: Orlando, FL
Posts: 1,000,000
Old 12-26-2012, 01:03 PM   #3
Dan29racing
Earning My Ears
 
Dan29racing's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2012
Location: Nebraska
Posts: 52

Cozumel has Paridise Peir and Mr. Sancho's for private beaches with drinks and food included. We are going to try Mr. Sancho's in March...
__________________
WDW Jan 2009 Disney Wonder Sept 2009 WDW/Disney Magic Wedding Jan 2011 Disney Dream Sept 2011 WDW/Fantasy March 2013
Dan29racing is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-26-2012, 11:13 PM   #4
misslissa
DIS Veteran
 
misslissa's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2005
Location: Brooklin, ON, Canada
Posts: 1,957

Swimming with the Stingrays on our cruise was probably the highlight of our trip. We did the excursion through DCL while in GC.

In Cozumel, we took a cab to Chankanaab National Park: http://cozumelparks.gob.mx/
__________________
December 2004 - First Trip to Disney! - Caribbean Beach Resort
November 2005 - Old Key West
September 2006 - DISNEYMOON at Coronado Springs Resort
May 2007 - Pop Century Resort/Saratoga Springs Resort
May 2008 - First Disney Cruise to the Western Caribbean
February 2009 - Polynesian Resort
January 2013 - Port Orleans/Disney Dream (with baby)
June 2013 - Marriott Grande Vista in Orlando (with baby)
August 2013 - Joined DVC
February 2014 - First stay at home - Disney's Animal Kingdom Lodge
misslissa is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-27-2012, 12:27 PM   #5
momtoleasawav
Mouseketeer
 
Join Date: Jun 2008
Location: Boston
Posts: 312

I am sailing in February and done a lot of research for beaches. We are going to Mr. Sanchos. Seems to have everything we wanted in a beach
__________________
momtoleasawav is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-27-2012, 06:35 PM   #6
JackieO
Mouseketeer
 
Join Date: Oct 2012
Posts: 142

In Cozumel Nachi Cocom has been recommended to me. Google them, it won't let me share a link.

We're going to try it out in late Jan. I'll let you know what we think of it.
JackieO is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-27-2012, 06:49 PM   #7
wdw_monster
Mouseketeer
 
wdw_monster's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2011
Location: san antonio, tx
Posts: 404

We also booked Nachi Cocom for our feb cruise. Never been, looks nice and quiet.

Sent from my iPhone using DISBoards
__________________
wdw_monster is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-27-2012, 08:02 PM   #8
jasec2
Mouseketeer
 
jasec2's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2011
Location: Long Island, New York
Posts: 267

We went to Nachi Cocum last Feb and really enjoyed it.it was quieter then I think Mr. Sanchez is but that was fine with us. The kids played in the pool and on the beach. My parents enjoyed the covered area to get out of the sun. They are going back this Feb and then we are going back there Feb 2014. I highly recommend it. Food was great as well
__________________
jasec2 is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply



Thread Tools
Display Modes Rate This Thread
Rate This Thread:

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

facebooktwitterpinterestgoogle plusyoutubeDIS Updates
GET OUR DIS UPDATES DELIVERED BY EMAIL



All times are GMT -5. The time now is 07:37 PM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.4
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.

Copyright © 1997-2014, Werner Technologies, LLC. All Rights Reserved.