Things to See and Do While Staying at Hotel La Tortuga

Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean offers visitors many exciting outdoor options, especially if you're staying at a beachside property like this one. Hotel La Tortuga is great for guests who want to have several on-site choices and try their hand at new activities.

There is one pool at Hotel La Tortuga. Lounging at the only pool might not be one of your top priorities, but it still offers a refreshing way to unwind before dinner or a night out. Plus this property is found right on the beach, so there's definitely ways to cool off in the sun when you room here. Another relaxing feature at this property is its whirlpool.


Those of you who play tennis will especially enjoy staying at this property, since the tennis facilities — located on-site — make for a fun afternoon outdoors that doesn't require travel time or extra funds.

If you're interested in other places to stay like this, you can take a look at other popular accommodations that offer this activity, like Grand Palladium White Sand Resort and Spa All Inclusive and Grand Palladium Colonial Resort & Spa.


Although Hotel La Tortuga does not have a golf course, you may be able to arrange a tee time during your stay. The nearest course is Riviera Maya Golf Club, which you'll find three miles to the south west of this accommodation. You can play 18 holes at this course. This 6691 yard course is rated as a par 72. If you'd like more information or want to inquire about the possibility of reserving a tee time, the course can be contacted at (984) 875-5048.


Vacationers that appreciate an array of aquatic adventures will have a great experience during their stay at Hotel La Tortuga. The list below details the water activities available on the property.

  • Boating
  • Fishing
  • Kayaking
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving
  • Snorkeling
  • Wind Surfing

Family Activities

Hotel La Tortuga is one locale where you can stay with your family, even though you probably won't be overwhelmed with a lot of amenities and activities specifically intended for youngsters. If you need a hotel to stay with more features that that appeal to kids, take a look at .

Entertainment and Nightlife

Spend your days in the sun and your nights being dazzled by live performances on stage; on-site entertainment is one of the tempting amenities offered by Hotel La Tortuga.

There's a bar at the lodging too — a good place to have a cocktail on your way to the show.

Another option when you're looking for nighttime activities is to visit one of the other accommodations in the area. Though it should be noted that the hotels surrounding your own are not as highly rated with regards to nightlife as others, these options are displayed below:

Accommodations near the Hotel La Tortuga with Bars
Property Name Location Number of Bars Live Entertainment
La Bahia Condominiums Central Akumal -- --
Vista del Mar Hotel Central Akumal -- --
Casa Luna Central Akumal -- --
Las Casitas Akumal Central Akumal -- --
Secrets Akumal Riviera Maya Central Akumal 6 --
Hotel Akumal Caribe Central Akumal -- --
Akumal Beach Resort Central Akumal 3 check
Grand Sirenis Mayan Beach 2.3 mi. Northeast of Central Akumal 3 --
Grand Sirenis Riviera Maya 2.4 mi. Northeast of Central Akumal 7 check
Grand Palladium Riviera Resort & Spa 3.2 mi. Northeast of Central Akumal 26 check
Oasis Akumal 1.8 mi. South of Central Akumal 4 check
Hotel Be Live Grand Riviera Maya 1.8 mi. South of Central Akumal 4 check


Visitors will find some of the best opportunities for relaxation at Hotel La Tortuga, considering this destination features a well-liked spa. The following list shows some of the spa services that are available:

  • Facials
  • Massages
  • Spa Facility
  • Whirlpool


Horseback riding is another activity that is available through Hotel La Tortuga. Many guests find this activity to be both relaxing and exhilarating.

Even though there is a lot of activities right on-location, vacationers hoping to explore shouldn't ever run out of interesting things to do and see in Mexico. Regardless of whether you'd rather lay out at the beach or enjoy a round on the golf course, you will encounter plenty of other options for recreation in the vicinity. Check out these articles for information concerning riding a bike or scooter, scuba diving, sightseeing, fishing, shopping, snorkeling, and other activities.


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