What's Near Las Casitas Akumal

Lots of travelers have decided to spend their vacations in Mexico because of the beautiful beaches that the region is so proud of. Fortunately, Las Casitas Akumal is situated on the water, so you won't need to go out of your way to try a few beach activities.

Nearby Beaches

Obviously, since Las Casitas Akumal is located directly on Playa Akumal, spending time at the shore is popular with guests staying here. 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 are eager for some variety, the following options each offer something a little different. Clicking on each link below allows you to see more details:

Beaches Near Las Casitas Akumal
Beach Distance Direction Location
Half Moon Bay Beach 0.6 NNE 0.6 mi. East-Northeast of Akumal
Playa Chacal 3.1 SW 3.2 mi. South-Southwest of Akumal
Hidden Beach 4.7 NE 1.5 mi. South-Southwest of Xpu Ha

Half Moon Bay Beach is probably the most convenient option to visit near the hotel. 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 instead you're looking for a more secluded and private beach scene, Playa Chacal could be a better choice for you. 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 just a quick taxi ride away.

Nearby Areas

Guests who aren't ready to book their rooms before learning about what is close by may want to know how far the closest neighboring town or city is from their accommodations. Las Casitas Akumal is located near the heart of Akumal.

The areas found closest to Las Casitas Akumal are listed below.

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Xpu Ha, Mexico 6.2 NE
Puerto Aventuras, Mexico 9.2 NE
La Gloria, Mexico 9.6 NE
Tulum, Mexico 15.9 SW
Southern Cozumel, Cozumel 21.6 E
downtown Playa del Carmen, Mexico 22.3 NE
Playa del Carmen, Mexico 23.0 NE
downtown San Miguel, Cozumel 24.6 ENE

Nearby Attractions

Aktun Chen Cave System

Las Casitas Akumal makes for a great spot for active travelers. There are more than a few fun activities to be discovered when starting at this accommodation. Yes, this particular part of Akumal claims a number of exciting attractions, such as Jungle Place, X'Cacel Turtle Conservation Area, and Aktun Chen Cave System, to name a few. The closest of the three is Jungle Place.

Several more of this property's nearest attractions are listed in the following table.

Attractions Near Las Casitas Akumal
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Jungle Place Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve -- -- 4.4 mi. South West of Akumal
X'Cacel Turtle Conservation Area Zoo 4.6 SSW 4.7 mi. South-Southwest of Akumal
Aktun Chen Cave System Cave 6.6 NW 6.2 mi. Northwest of Akumal
Xel Ha Ruins Historical Site 6.3 SW 6.4 mi. South-Southwest of Akumal
Xunaan Ha Cenote Park -- -- 6.5 mi. South West of Akumal
Tajmahal Cenote Park 6.8 NNE 1.2 mi. Northwest of Xpu Ha
Kantun Chi Eco Park Park 7.7 NE The vicinity of La Gloria
Cristalino Maya Cenote Cave 7.8 NE The vicinity of La Gloria
Jardin Del Eden Cenote Cave 7.8 NE The vicinity of La Gloria
Yaxmul Cenote Park 8.8 SW 7.2 mi. Northeast of Tulum
Cedam Museum Museum 9.0 NE Puerto Aventuras
Dolphin Discovery Zoo 9.1 NE Puerto Aventuras
Manati Cenote Park 10.3 SSW 5.8 mi. Northeast of Tulum
Vaca Ha Tortugas Cenote Park 13.6 SW 3.6 mi. North of Tulum
Main Entrance To Tulum Ruins Historical Site 14.5 SW 2.1 mi. East of Tulum
House Of The Cenote Historical Site 14.5 SW 2.1 mi. East of Tulum
Casa del Cenote at Tulum Mayan Ruins Historical Site 14.5 SW 2.1 mi. East of Tulum
Lookout Tower Historical Site 14.5 SW 2.0 mi. East of Tulum
Temple Of The Wind Historical Site 14.6 SW 2.1 mi. East of Tulum
The Grand Palace Historical Site 14.6 SW 2.0 mi. East of Tulum
Temple Of The Descending God Historical Site 14.6 SW 2.1 mi. East of Tulum
House Of The Columns Historical Site 14.6 SW 2.0 mi. East of Tulum
Tulum Maya Ruins Historical Site 14.7 SW 2.0 mi. East of Tulum
Temple Of The Pinturas Historical Site 14.7 SW 2.0 mi. East of Tulum
House Of The Chultun Historical Site 14.7 SW 2.0 mi. East of Tulum
Temple Of The Initial Series (Temple Of The Stellae) Historical Site 14.7 SW 2.1 mi. East of Tulum
Tulum Outer Wall Historical Site 14.7 SW 2.0 mi. East of Tulum
Temple Of The Sea Historical Site 14.7 SW 2.0 mi. East of Tulum
Tulum Lighthouse Lighthouse 14.9 SW 2.0 mi. East of Tulum

If you're looking for a place where you can while away some free time, 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 stay, it's often a good idea to learn more about nearby lodging possibilities as a means to get a feel for the region. You'll find lots of other properties to look at before reaching a decision, as this section of Mexico has a terrific range of resorts and hotels to choose from. The table below contains all of the lodging possibilities found nearby.

Accommodations near Las Casitas Akumal
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Hotel Akumal Caribe 0.2 WSW 0.4 mi. South-Southeast of Akumal, Mexico
Casa Luna 0.4 NE 0.6 mi. East of Akumal, Mexico
Akumal Beach Resort 0.4 SW 0.5 mi. South of Akumal, Mexico
Vista del Mar Hotel 0.5 NNE 0.6 mi. East-Northeast of Akumal, Mexico
Casa Blanca Lodge 0.7 NNE 0.7 mi. Northeast of Akumal, Mexico
La Bahia Condominiums 0.7 NNE 0.7 mi. Northeast of Akumal, Mexico
Hotel La Tortuga 0.8 NNE 0.8 mi. Northeast of Akumal, Mexico
Oasis Akumal 1.7 SSW 1.8 mi. South of Akumal, Mexico
Hotel Be Live Grand Riviera Maya 1.7 SSW 1.8 mi. South of Akumal, Mexico
Grand Oasis Riviera Maya 1.8 SW 1.9 mi. South-Southwest of Akumal, Mexico
 

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