The sparkling beaches in Mexico are boasted as some of the most anticipated tourist sites that you'll find in the region. If you are looking forward to the beach more than anything, Hotel Akumal Caribe is the right spot for you. This site is located along the shore, so guests can spend their whole trip in the sun if they so desire.
Of course, since Hotel Akumal Caribe was built directly on Playa Akumal, laying out in the sun is a popular pastime at this property. 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. For vacationers who want some variety, the following options each offer something a little different. Click the names below to view a detailed page:
|Half Moon Bay Beach||0.7||NE||0.6 mi. East-Northeast of Akumal|
|Playa Chacal||3.0||SSW||3.2 mi. South-Southwest of Akumal|
|4.9||NE||1.5 mi. South-Southwest of Xpu Ha|
The most convenient one to visit is Half Moon Bay Beach. 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.
If you're searching for a chance to escape the crowds, Playa Chacal may be just what you're looking for. 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's located three miles south-southwest of the hotel.
Travelers who are curious to know about what else is in the area might want to know how many miles the nearby town or city is from their accommodations. Hotel Akumal Caribe is located near the middle of Akumal.
The following table contains a listing of areas near Hotel Akumal Caribe:
|Xpu Ha, Mexico||6.4||NE|
|Puerto Aventuras, Mexico||9.3||NE|
|La Gloria, Mexico||9.8||NE|
|Southern Cozumel, Cozumel||21.8||E|
|downtown Playa del Carmen, Mexico||22.5||NE|
|Playa del Carmen, Mexico||23.2||NE|
|downtown San Miguel, Cozumel||24.8||ENE|
Travelers who want to enjoy plenty of activities during their trip to Mexico will find that Hotel Akumal Caribe makes a great home-base to start their excursions. You will soon notice that this area has a lot of places for vacationers to explore, like Jungle Place, , and Aktun Chen Cave System, to name a few. The nearest attraction of the three is Jungle Place.
When it comes to keeping the whole group smiling, you'll need to explore all your attraction options, like those named in the following table.
|Jungle Place||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||--||--||4.4 mi. South West of Akumal|
|Zoo||4.5||SSW||4.7 mi. South-Southwest of Akumal|
|Aktun Chen Cave System||Cave||6.5||NW||6.2 mi. Northwest of Akumal|
|Xel Ha Ruins||Historical Site||6.2||SW||6.4 mi. South-Southwest of Akumal|
|Xunaan Ha Cenote||Park||--||--||6.5 mi. South West of Akumal|
|Tajmahal Cenote||Park||6.9||NNE||1.2 mi. Northwest of Xpu Ha|
|Kantun Chi Eco Park||Park||7.9||NE||The vicinity of La Gloria|
|Cristalino Maya Cenote||Cave||7.9||NE||The vicinity of La Gloria|
|Jardin Del Eden Cenote||Cave||8.0||NE||The vicinity of La Gloria|
|Park||8.7||SW||7.2 mi. Northeast of Tulum|
|Cedam Museum||Museum||9.2||NE||Puerto Aventuras|
|Dolphin Discovery||Zoo||9.2||NE||Puerto Aventuras|
|Park||10.2||SSW||5.8 mi. Northeast of Tulum|
|Park||13.5||SW||3.6 mi. North of Tulum|
|Historical Site||14.4||SW||2.1 mi. East of Tulum|
|Historical Site||14.4||SW||2.1 mi. East of Tulum|
|Casa del Cenote at Tulum Mayan Ruins||Historical Site||14.4||SW||2.1 mi. East of Tulum|
|Lookout Tower||Historical Site||14.4||SW||2.0 mi. East of Tulum|
|Temple Of The Wind||Historical Site||14.5||SW||2.1 mi. East of Tulum|
|The Grand Palace||Historical Site||14.5||SW||2.0 mi. East of Tulum|
|Temple Of The Descending God||Historical Site||14.5||SW||2.1 mi. East of Tulum|
|House Of The Columns||Historical Site||14.5||SW||2.0 mi. East of Tulum|
|Tulum Maya Ruins||Historical Site||14.5||SW||2.0 mi. East of Tulum|
|Historical Site||14.5||SW||2.0 mi. East of Tulum|
|House Of The Chultun||Historical Site||14.5||SW||2.0 mi. East of Tulum|
|Temple Of The Initial Series (Temple Of The Stellae)||Historical Site||14.5||SW||2.1 mi. East of Tulum|
|Tulum Outer Wall||Historical Site||14.5||SW||2.0 mi. East of Tulum|
|Temple Of The Sea||Historical Site||14.6||SW||2.0 mi. East of Tulum|
|Tulum Lighthouse||Lighthouse||14.8||SW||2.0 mi. East of Tulum|
If you're looking for somewhere interesting to go, Jungle Place might be just right for you. 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.
Getting information about nearby lodging possibilities is oftentimes an excellent way to get a better feel for the area as whole. Readers will find lots of other places to consider before reaching a decision, as this portion of Mexico offers guests an impressive selection of resort and hotel options. The following table shows the lodging possibilities that are found in the vicinity.
|Las Casitas Akumal||0.2||ENE||0.4 mi. Southeast of Akumal, Mexico|
|Akumal Beach Resort||0.3||SW||0.5 mi. South of Akumal, Mexico|
|Casa Luna||0.6||NE||0.6 mi. East of Akumal, Mexico|
|0.7||NE||0.6 mi. East-Northeast of Akumal, Mexico|
|Casa Blanca Lodge||0.8||NE||0.7 mi. Northeast of Akumal, Mexico|
|0.8||NE||0.7 mi. Northeast of Akumal, Mexico|
|Hotel La Tortuga||0.9||NE||0.8 mi. Northeast of Akumal, Mexico|
|Oasis Akumal||1.6||SSW||1.8 mi. South of Akumal, Mexico|
|Hotel Be Live Grand Riviera Maya||1.6||SSW||1.8 mi. South of Akumal, Mexico|
|Grand Oasis Riviera Maya||1.6||SSW||1.9 mi. South-Southwest of Akumal, Mexico|
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