The inviting beaches in Mexico are undoubtedly some of the best attractions on the island.
If all you can think about is the beach, Casa Luna is just what you are looking for. This property is set right on the water, so vacationers can spend as much time as they like under the sun if they want.
Naturally, since Casa Luna is located directly on Half Moon Bay Beach, spending time at the shore is one of the main attractions here. A small protected inlet that keeps waters calm and supports a rich underwater marine habitat, Half Moon Bay Beach is a great spot for snorkeling, but it is quiet and relaxing enough that you can spend a day relaxing on the shore as well. For those who want some variety, the following options each offer something a little different. Click the names below to read our detailed article:
|Playa Akumal||--||--||0.4 mi. Southeast of Akumal|
|Playa Chacal||3.5||SW||3.2 mi. South-Southwest of Akumal|
|4.3||NE||1.5 mi. South-Southwest of Xpu Ha|
Playa Akumal is closest to the hotel. Playa Akumal is located in the town of Akumal between Playa del Carmen and Tulum. The beach is considered to be one of the best around, and features a number of facilities.
If instead you're interested in a more secluded spot of sand, Playa Chacal is an alternative worth considering. Chacala is one of the most underdeveloped beaches along the coast. Aside from a resort property, the beach is void of any excess. Visitors who head to this shore are doing so in order to escape the pressures of daily life and enjoy a day of seclusion in a tropical paradise. It can be found only a quick taxi ride away.
Guests who are curious about what's located nearby may be wondering how close (or far) the neighboring city or town is from the property. Casa Luna is located near the center of Akumal.
The table below lists the areas that are closest to Casa Luna:
|Xpu Ha, Mexico||5.8||NE|
|Puerto Aventuras, Mexico||8.8||NE|
|La Gloria, Mexico||9.2||NE|
|Southern Cozumel, Cozumel||21.4||E|
|downtown Playa del Carmen, Mexico||21.9||NE|
|Playa del Carmen, Mexico||22.6||NE|
|downtown San Miguel, Cozumel||24.3||ENE|
Casa Luna makes for an excellent lodging option for active tourists. There are plenty of active pursuits to be found when exploring near this lodging. In fact, this area is simply full of different attractions to try, like Jungle Place, , and Aktun Chen Cave System, to name a few. The closest of the three is Jungle Place.
There are plenty of other attractions to keep all kinds of travelers happy; find them named in the following table.
|Jungle Place||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||--||--||4.4 mi. South West of Akumal|
|Zoo||5.0||SW||4.7 mi. South-Southwest of Akumal|
|Aktun Chen Cave System||Cave||6.7||NW||6.2 mi. Northwest of Akumal|
|Xel Ha Ruins||Historical Site||6.7||SW||6.4 mi. South-Southwest of Akumal|
|Xunaan Ha Cenote||Park||--||--||6.5 mi. South West of Akumal|
|Tajmahal Cenote||Park||6.4||NNE||1.2 mi. Northwest of Xpu Ha|
|Kantun Chi Eco Park||Park||7.3||NE||The vicinity of La Gloria|
|Cristalino Maya Cenote||Cave||7.4||NE||The vicinity of La Gloria|
|Jardin Del Eden Cenote||Cave||7.4||NE||The vicinity of La Gloria|
|Park||9.2||SW||7.2 mi. Northeast of Tulum|
|Cedam Museum||Museum||8.6||NE||Puerto Aventuras|
|Dolphin Discovery||Zoo||8.7||NE||Puerto Aventuras|
|Park||10.7||SW||5.8 mi. Northeast of Tulum|
|Park||14.0||SW||3.6 mi. North of Tulum|
|Historical Site||14.9||SW||2.1 mi. East of Tulum|
|Historical Site||14.9||SW||2.1 mi. East of Tulum|
|Casa del Cenote at Tulum Mayan Ruins||Historical Site||15.0||SW||2.1 mi. East of Tulum|
|Lookout Tower||Historical Site||15.0||SW||2.0 mi. East of Tulum|
|Temple Of The Wind||Historical Site||15.0||SW||2.1 mi. East of Tulum|
If you're searching for an enjoyable experience, Jungle Place could be just what the doctor ordered. The Jungle Place is a sanctuary for endangered Spider Monkeys in the Mexican Caribbean, most of which have been rescued from life threatening situations. The owners care for these animals as if they were a part of a family, and on a rare basis, allow guests to come visit with the monkeys and explore the habitat.
When you're deciding where to book your stay, it's often a good idea to find out about nearby accommodations as a way to get a better feel for the region. You'll find plenty of additional places to learn about before coming to a decision, as this portion of Mexico offers travelers an excellent range of hotels and resorts to choose from. Consult the table below for a full list of booking options available in the surrounding area.
|0.2||NNW||0.6 mi. East-Northeast of Akumal, Mexico|
|0.3||N||0.7 mi. Northeast of Akumal, Mexico|
|Hotel La Tortuga||0.4||N||0.8 mi. Northeast of Akumal, Mexico|
|Las Casitas Akumal||0.4||SW||0.4 mi. Southeast of Akumal, Mexico|
|Hotel Akumal Caribe||0.6||SW||0.4 mi. South-Southeast of Akumal, Mexico|
|Secrets Akumal Riviera Maya||0.7||W||0.2 mi. South of Akumal, Mexico|
|Akumal Beach Resort||0.8||SW||0.5 mi. South of Akumal, Mexico|
|Grand Sirenis Mayan Beach||2.0||NNE||2.3 mi. Northeast of Akumal, Mexico|
|Grand Sirenis Riviera Maya||2.1||NNE||2.4 mi. Northeast of Akumal, Mexico|
|Oasis Akumal||2.1||SW||1.8 mi. South of Akumal, Mexico|
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