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.
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:
|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|
|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.
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.
|Xpu Ha, Mexico||6.2||NE|
|Puerto Aventuras, Mexico||9.2||NE|
|La Gloria, Mexico||9.6||NE|
|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|
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, , 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.
|Jungle Place||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||--||--||4.4 mi. South West of Akumal|
|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|
|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|
|Park||10.3||SSW||5.8 mi. Northeast of Tulum|
|Park||13.6||SW||3.6 mi. North of Tulum|
|Historical Site||14.5||SW||2.1 mi. East of Tulum|
|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|
|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.
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.
|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|
|0.5||NNE||0.6 mi. East-Northeast of Akumal, Mexico|
|Casa Blanca Lodge||0.7||NNE||0.7 mi. Northeast of Akumal, Mexico|
|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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