Things to See and Do While Staying at Hotel La Tortuga

Because your options in Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean can be overwhelming, properties like the Hotel La Tortuga can provide everything needed to have an exciting time in their picturesque beachside location. This destination boasts a wide selection of recreational possibilities, ensuring you'll have plenty of enjoyable activities to enjoy throughout your stay.

Hotel La Tortuga has one swimming pool. Being out and about in Mexico will keep you busy enough, so you may not find many reasons to visit the site's pool, though it's a nice alternative to attractions that require travel time. Plus this property is located directly on the water, so there's plenty of fun ways to stay cool outdoors throughout your stay. There is also a whirlpool, which can be a calming, adult alternative to the pool.


Those of you who play tennis will be especially pleased when staying at this property, since the tennis facilities — located on-site — make a fun place to spend time with the family.

Searching for more spots like this one? You may want to compare Hotel La Tortuga to other hotels in the area that also have courts, like Grand Palladium White Sand Resort and Spa All Inclusive and Grand Palladium Colonial Resort & Spa.


Though Hotel La Tortuga does not have a golf course, it may be possible to arrange for a tee time nearby. The nearest course is Riviera Maya Golf Club, which you'll find just a quick hike away from the property, so it won't be trouble to plan on a quick trip for a few rounds of golf. The course has 18 holes. The course has a total length of 6691 yards, and it is rated as a par 72. If you'd like more information or want to inquire about the possibility of reserving a tee time, you can call the course at (984) 875-5048.


During a visit to Mexico is the ideal time to enjoy a new recreational experience. Hotel La Tortuga offers a number of different options, so you are sure to find an enjoyable aquatic activity, even if you've never done it before. The following list provides the watersports that are offered by Hotel La Tortuga:

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

Family Activities

Families often stay at Hotel La Tortuga, though you likely will not be overwhelmed with a lot of activities designed for children. If you want somewhere to lodge at with specific perks that that appeal to kids, check out .

Entertainment and Nightlife

One of the amenities is on-site live entertainment, so even when guests stay inside for the night the excitement can come to them.

Hotel La Tortuga has a bar too — the perfect place to meet up with other guests before the show.

Additionally, you will find a number of nearby accommodations with a small selection of after-dark activities. For something a little different than what you might find at your own lodgings location, check out the nightlife at the options listed in the following chart:

Accommodations near the Hotel La Tortuga with Bars
Property Name Location Number of Bars Live Entertainment
La Bahia Condominiums Central Akumal -- --
Casa Blanca Lodge Central Akumal 1 --
Vista del Mar Hotel Central Akumal -- --
Casa Luna Central Akumal -- --
Las Casitas Akumal Central Akumal -- --
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 really appreciate the relaxing amenities here, since this destination features a well-liked spa. The list below provides some of the spa services that are available:

  • Facials
  • Massages
  • Spa Facility
  • Whirlpool


Horseback riding is another activity that this site offers. Many visitors find riding to be a pleasant way to spend an afternoon in Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean.

Beyond all the activities found on-site, travelers hoping to do some exploring will appreciate the many interesting sites to see and things to do in Mexico. Whether you would rather lay out at the beach or enjoy a round of golf, you will find plenty of other options for recreation in the area. Click these links to read more concerning fishing, riding a bike or scooter, scuba diving, snorkeling, shopping, sightseeing, and other activities.


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