Do as much or as little as you like at Dreams Riviera Cancun Resort & Spa. After all, it’s your vacation.

  • Catch some rays poolside or out on our private stretch of beach
  • Take to the sea for a sport fishing or deep sea diving adventure*
  • Curl up on a beach blanket and enjoy a movie under the stars
  • Tee off at a nearby professional golf course with complimentary green fees*
  • Drop off the kids at the Explorer’s Club—a fully supervised children’s program with lots of fun activities
  • Enjoy a wide variety of tours and excursions

*Additional costs may apply

Special Events Calendar

We have some amazing things planned while you're here!

Earth Day

All Amresorts properties will have a special program highlighting conservation, environmental awareness and specially designed programs within our Explorer’s Club! Special lectures from trained professionals will also be incorporated into the programs, highlighting local cultures and surrounding environmental awareness issues.

Cinco de Mayo

For all AMResorts properties! Our guests will enjoy a complete, fun-filled day of Mexican hospitality, décor, music, games, bright decorations, exciting games & entertainment! There will be lots of tequila, of course!

Kentucky Derby

The most exciting 2 minutes in Sports! Enjoy a Mint Julep in one of our bars as we get together for a fun filled afternoon of horseracing and crazy games. Don’t forget your hat! 

Mother's Day

There’s no better place to celebrate Mother’s Day than paradise. Treat Mom to gourmet champagne brunches, roses, and special spa packages.

Memorial Day

We will remember those lost fighting for our freedom and will kick off summer all weekend with BBQs, beach volleyball, and all your favorite events! 

Father's Day

Give Dad the gift of relaxation this Father’s Day, with champagne brunch and fun and games throughout the resort, all day long.  

Canada Day

Happy Canada Day! All day and all night, enjoy pancake breakfasts, parades, concerts, carnivals, festivals, firework displaces and other patriotic events.  Get out your red and white face paint and celebrate! 

American Independence Day

This fun-filled family day is sure to be something you remember. Extensive entertainment program for the Explorer’s club, a day of family oriented events, picnics, horseshoes and all-American music will be capped off with an incredible BBQ. At select resorts, dancing will cumulate with a fireworks display. 

Labor Day

Labor Day celebrates a day of rest for all hard workers!  At AMResorts, you’ll be treated to a day at the beach with lunchtime BBQs, all-day beach games, beach Olympics and just old-fashioned family fun.

Monday Night Football

Are you ready for some football?! AMResorts kicks off the 2017-2018 season in true American style with our world famous Monday night football tailgate parties! Each and every Monday throughout the year, all guests gather for exciting events that include lounge chairs on the beach, big-screen game time and all your favorite tailgate delicacies. This continues every Monday night, but on Thursday the 7th, let’s ensure we’re all having the party on the beach for the first game of the season!

Patriot Day

All AMResorts will honor those lost in the 2001 terrorist attacks. A small service will be held at 8:48 am in all of our resorts for those wishing to pay tribute.

Mexican Independence Day

This is a great day to be in Mexico! Everyone shows their spirit with one, giant all-day party. Flags are flown throughout the country and adorn every vehicle, and the festivities begin early and last late into the evening. At AMResorts in Mexico, Jamaica, Curaçao or the Dominican Republic, you will be able to participate! 

Canadian Thanksgiving Day

A traditional day of celebration for all our Canadian guests!  Join us at all resorts for special programs and events, including at the Explorer’s Club for Kids. Enjoy a Thanksgiving feast and special menus.


Enjoy spooky antics at all AMResorts for this centuries old tradition! Theme parties begin early in the day with a special program for the Explorer’s Club for Kids, including trick-or-treating. Pumpkin carving, costume contests and Halloween parties will keep everyone entertained. Bring your costumes!

Mexican Revolution

Practice your yell “Viva Mexico” because you’ll need it while visiting AMResorts in Mexico. November 20th marks the beginning of the Mexican Revolution, and as night falls the party begins! Dancing, drinking and great family fun mark this Mexican tradition.

American Thanksgiving Day

Thanksgiving feasts are part of the package! The day begins with the telecast of the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day parade and events for the whole family. Turkey calling, arts & crafts and history lessons with the Pilgrims will make this a very special family holiday. And of course, we’ll have the Football games broadcast throughout the day and into the evening!


December 12 - 20.

Hanukkah is observed at AMResorts by the lighting of the menorah each night. Enjoy feasts and activities throughout the eight day celebration. 

Christmas Eve

All of the holiday cheer is wrapped up at AMResorts during the holidays. Our resorts boost colorful Christmas décor and music, as we celebrate Christmas in the tropics! This includes special activities and programs for families and children.

Christmas Day

All of the holiday cheer is wrapped up at AMResorts during the holidays. Our resorts boost colorful Christmas décor and music, as we celebrate Christmas in the tropics! This includes special activities and programs for families and children.

New Years Eve

All good things must come to an end. On the 31st of December at AMResorts, it’s just the beginning! Join us as we ring in the New Year in paradise! Gourmet buffets, dining and dancing all night long. Children’s campouts and activities at the Explorer’s Club for Kids will keep the little ones safe and busy while the older folks partake in a night to remember. On January 1st, it begins all over again with spectacular New Year’s brunches. 

Indoor/Outdoor Activities

  • Three pools (two of which are heated) and two outdoor whirlpools
  • Water and land aerobics
  • Explorer's Club for kids*
  • Beach and water volleyball
  • Cooking and cocktail making classes
  • Wine tastings 
  • Tequlia tastings
  • Dance classes
  • Spanish lessons
  • Yoga
  • Bocce ball 
  • Billiards
  • Soccer 
  • Football
  • Climbing pyramid
  • Sport fishing*
  • Big screen movies by the Barefoot Grill area
  • Live nightly family-friendly entertainment
  • Biking
  • Weekly beach parties
  • Mexican bingo
  • Theme nights
  • Beach olympics
  • Ping pong and table games
  • Euro bungee


  • Chef’s Garden – Executive Chef Jose Santos hosts cooking class and wine tasting three times a week, followed by a garden feast. The garden grows herbs and vegetables which are used in the class and at the resort’s restaurants. There can be up to 40 guests per class. See the concierge for more details and to reserve a spot. 
  • Locked in Love Garden – Inspired by the love padlock bridge of Paris, guests can symbolize their promise of love by adding a love lock on Dreams Riviera Cancun’s giant “LOVE” sign and capture a memorable vacation photo. 

Water Sports

  • Diving clinic*
  • Scuba diving*
  • Swimming with the dolphins (nearby)*
  • Hobie cats
  • Kayaks
  • Snorkeling
  • Sailing
  • Water polo

Nearby Golf Courses

Babysitting Services

  • Babysitting services are available for adults who'd like to have a quiet romantic evening. Pricing is as follows:
    • 1 Child - $15 USD/hour
    • 2 Children - $25 USD/hour
  • Terms & Conditions:
    • Due to safety and security regulations, the maximum number of children for 1 babysitter is 2 children.
    • After 11 p.m., $30 USD will be charged for the babysitter’s transportation.
    • Cancellations must be made within a minimum of 4 hours prior to the service or $20 USD will be charged as a penalty.
    • Payment goes directly to the babysitter.
  • Requirements: Reservations must be made 24 hours prior at the Concierge Desk by filling out a form with general information. Minimum service for babysitter is 3 hours. Services and prices are subject to availability and change. Services are also seperate from the Explorer's Club.

*Additional costs may apply

**The use of drones or artifacts that fly or float in or on the premises of AMResorts hotels is strictly forbidden, except for those that have written authorization from the General Management of the hotel