Get an overview of this hotelOceanfront resort, near Cozumel city center

Popular property highlights

Free self parking
Free valet parking
Free WiFi
Outdoor pool
24-hour business center

Close to downtown

Near shopping, a ferry terminal, and a national marine park, this oceanfront Cozumel resort is less than 3 miles (5 kilometers) from the city center. A dive shop and pier are on site.

Sunken airplane

El Cid La Ceiba Beach resort has a unique dive site: an airplane sunk by movie crews in the 80s; excursions to the world's second largest great barrier reef are also available

Ships in the night

Guestrooms at El Cid in Cozumel have deep, marble soaking tubs and ornately carved wooden headboards; oceanfront balconies provide views of cruise ships.

 Guest Highlights

Our Guests Love
  • Good location
  • Beach
  • Overall value of stay
  • Helpful staff
  • Clean guestrooms

Hotel Amenities

All-Inclusive Details

All-inclusive room rates at El Cid La Ceiba Beach are available. These rates are higher because they include onsite food and beverages in the room rate (some restrictions may apply).

Gratuities and taxes

Gratuities and taxes are included.

Food and beverages

  • All meals, snacks, and local beverages included
  • Room service during certain hours (limited menu)

Activities and facilities/equipment

Water activities

  • Snorkeling

Land activities

  • Fitness facilities
  • Tennis

Not included

  • Premium food items
  • Room service

Hotel Amenities

Near shopping, a ferry terminal, and a national marine park, this resort sits on a sandy beach less than 3 miles (5 kilometers) from the city center. A dive shop and pier are on site.

Located on the beach in the southern section of Cozumel's resort strip, the 12-story El Cid La Ceiba Beach Resort features the Mayan-influenced Cocai Spa, with herbal treatments, massage services, and a large sauna. Resort amenities include 2 swimming pools facing the Caribbean. The main pool features a children's pool, and a tide pool has cascading waterfalls and vegetation. A spa tub is adjacent to the bar, and a fitness center is onsite. Beach volleyball is also an option at the resort.

In the lobby, guests can access free WiFi. The resort installed new tile flooring, ceiling fans, furniture, lamps, and anti-hurricane window curtains in the common area. From the lobby, guests can observe cruise-ship action at the 2 docks comprising Puerta Maya. The resort has 2 on-site restaurants and provides room service (limited hours). The property also provides a shuttle with service to and from the airport, beach, cruise terminal, shopping center, and theme park.

Like most Cozumel hotels, El Cid recommends guests not drink tap water and supplies bottled water for a surcharge.

  • Cruise terminal shuttle (surcharge) 
  • Ferry terminal shuttle (surcharge) 
  • Shopping center shuttle (surcharge) 
  • Theme park shuttle (surcharge) 
  • Beach umbrellas 
  • Beach towels 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Children's pool 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Television in common areas 
  • Poolside bar 
  • Swim-up bar 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Supervised childcare/activities (surcharge) 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Shopping on site 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Total number of rooms - 60 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Concierge services 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Pool umbrellas 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • One meeting room 
  • Free valet parking 
  • Garden 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Free self parking 
  • Tennis on site 
  • Number of restaurants - 2 
  • 24-hour business center 
  • Outdoor tennis court 
  • Sauna 
  • Wedding services 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Outdoor pool  
  • Children's pool  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Outdoor tennis court  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  

Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking, Free valet parking

Room Amenities

  • Cribs/infant beds (surcharge) 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • Television 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Desk 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Turndown service 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Pillow menu 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Balcony 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Ceiling fan 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Phone 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Bathtub or shower 
  • In-room safe 

Where to Eat

La Chopa Loca Restaurant and Bar - This restaurant under a palapa on the beach serves à la carte lunches and dinners.

Trattoria Da Salvatore - This beachfront restaurant serves oven-brick pizzas for dinner.

This property offers a breakfast buffet with hot items on weekends (surcharge).

Nearby Things to Do

El Cid La Ceiba Beach has an outdoor tennis court and offers a sauna and volleyball.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the resort; fees may apply.

  • Kayaking nearby 
  • Sailing nearby 
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby 
  • Golf lessons available nearby 
  • Beach volleyball on site 
  • Boat tours nearby 
  • Golfing nearby 
  • Windsurfing nearby 
  • Personal motorized watercraft on site 
  • Parasailing nearby 
  • Ecotours on site 
  • Scuba diving on site 
  • Snorkeling on site 
  • Volleyball on site 

Spa Services

The spa at El Cid La Ceiba Beach offers facials, manicures and pedicures, and massages. Outdoor treatment rooms are available, and massage is also available on the beach. Guests can also relax in the spa's steam room.

  • Steam room in spa 
  • Outdoor treatment areas 
  • Couples treatment rooms 
  • Massages on beach 
  • Body wraps 
  • Body scrubs 
  • Hydrotherapy treatments 
  • Sauna in spa 
  • Spa tub in spa 
  • Massages 
  • Body treatments 
  • Facial treatments 

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 4 PM

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available for USD 15.0 per night.

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.
No rollaway/extra beds available
Hurricane Policy: If a category four or higher hurricane alarm is announced by an official institute, the resort will protect the original rate for travel in the same type of season (high, premium, shoulder, low) up to one year after the original date of departure. Black out periods apply. The resort will only charge the used nights for guests that depart early due to a category four hurricane announced by an official institute. The resort will also waive any cancellation and no show charges. If a mandatory evacuation is required, the resort will provide a return stay during the same type of season (high, premium, shoulder, low), up to one year, subject to availability. The resort will provide an emergency hotline in the case of a hurricane.

Fees

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: USD 15.0 per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • El Cid Ceiba Beach Hotel
  • El Cid Ceiba Beach Hotel Cozumel
  • El Cid Cozumel
  • El Cid La Ceiba Cozumel
  • Ceiba Beach
  • El Cid Ceiba
  • El Cid Ceiba Beach
  • El Cid Ceiba Beach Cozumel

We should mention

Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the resort prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.


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