What's Near Hotel La Tortuga

Often, finding a hotel located near a nice beach can make your trip even more exciting.

Many guests are excited to learn that Hotel La Tortuga is right on the water and sand, so you won't have to go far to have an amazing view of the water. No matter the time of year, there are crowds of people who frequent this popular spot in Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean, setting up an undoubtedly fun social scene; keep in mind, though, it gets full with tourists very quickly.

Nearby Beaches

Needless to say, since Hotel La Tortuga was built directly on Half Moon Bay Beach, relaxing at the water's edge is a popular pastime at this property. 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 see more details:

Beaches Near La Tortuga
Beach Distance Direction Location
Playa Akumal -- -- 0.4 mi. Southeast of Akumal
Playa Chacal 3.9 SSW 3.2 mi. South-Southwest of Akumal
Hidden Beach 4.0 NE 1.5 mi. South-Southwest of Xpu Ha

Playa Akumal is the closest choice to consider near 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.

If instead you're looking for an enjoyable secluded beach, 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. You can find it only a fast taxi ride away.

Nearby Areas

Guests who are curious about what's nearby may be wondering how close (or far) the neighboring town or city is from their accommodations. Hotel La Tortuga is located near the middle of Akumal.

The areas that are closest to Hotel La Tortuga are listed in the table below:

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Xpu Ha, Mexico 5.5 NE
Puerto Aventuras, Mexico 8.4 NE
La Gloria, Mexico 8.8 NE
Tulum, Mexico 16.7 SW
Southern Cozumel, Cozumel 21.4 E
downtown Playa del Carmen, Mexico 21.6 NE
Playa del Carmen, Mexico 22.3 NE
downtown San Miguel, Cozumel 24.1 E

Nearby Attractions

Aktun Chen Cave System

Hotel La Tortuga makes for a wonderful spot for active tourists. There are many fun activities to be enjoyed when starting at this accommodation. As a matter of fact, this area has countless opportunities for exploration, like Jungle Place, X'Cacel Turtle Conservation Area, and Aktun Chen Cave System. The nearest attraction of the three is Jungle Place.

These provide just a sample of all your options; for more attractions in this area, see those listed in the following table.

Attractions Near La Tortuga
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Jungle Place Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve -- -- 4.4 mi. South West of Akumal
X'Cacel Turtle Conservation Area Zoo 5.4 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 7.1 SW 6.4 mi. South-Southwest of Akumal
Xunaan Ha Cenote Park -- -- 6.5 mi. South West of Akumal
Tajmahal Cenote Park 6.0 NNE 1.2 mi. Northwest of Xpu Ha
Kantun Chi Eco Park Park 6.9 NE The vicinity of La Gloria
Cristalino Maya Cenote Cave 7.0 NE The vicinity of La Gloria
Jardin Del Eden Cenote Cave 7.0 NE The vicinity of La Gloria
Yaxmul Cenote Park 9.6 SW 7.2 mi. Northeast of Tulum
Cedam Museum Museum 8.3 NE Puerto Aventuras
Dolphin Discovery Zoo 8.3 NE Puerto Aventuras
Manati Cenote Park 11.1 SSW 5.8 mi. Northeast of Tulum
Vaca Ha Tortugas Cenote Park 14.3 SW 3.6 mi. North of Tulum

If you're looking for an interesting place to visit, 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.

Nearby Accommodations

When you're deciding where to book your stay, it is sometimes worthwhile to learn more about nearby lodging options as a way to get a feel for the surrounding area. Readers will find lots of additional places to look at prior to reaching a decision, as this part of Mexico plays host to an excellent selection of resort and hotel options. View the table below for full details about the lodging possibilities you'll find in the area.

Accommodations near La Tortuga
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
La Bahia Condominiums 0.1 SW 0.7 mi. Northeast of Akumal, Mexico
Vista del Mar Hotel 0.3 SSW 0.6 mi. East-Northeast of Akumal, Mexico
Casa Luna 0.4 S 0.6 mi. East of Akumal, Mexico
Las Casitas Akumal 0.8 SSW 0.4 mi. Southeast of Akumal, Mexico
Secrets Akumal Riviera Maya 0.9 SW 0.2 mi. South of Akumal, Mexico
Hotel Akumal Caribe 0.9 SW 0.4 mi. South-Southeast of Akumal, Mexico
Akumal Beach Resort 1.2 SW 0.5 mi. South of Akumal, Mexico
Grand Sirenis Mayan Beach 1.6 NE 2.3 mi. Northeast of Akumal, Mexico
Grand Sirenis Riviera Maya 1.7 NNE 2.4 mi. Northeast of Akumal, Mexico
Grand Palladium Riviera Resort & Spa 2.5 NE 3.2 mi. Northeast of Akumal, Mexico
 

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