Things to See and Do While Staying at Oasis Akumal

There's so much to appreciate about Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean that it can be hard to decide what to do next. Properties like the Oasis Akumal will provide numerous ways to enjoy their delightful coastal location. This destination offers travelers an impressive range of recreational possibilities, ensuring you'll have lots of exciting activities to choose from during your stay.

Since the resort has a total of 4 pools on-site, you'll probably have no trouble claiming a shady place to sit by the water. A big plus for many vacationers is that this property is located adjacent to the coast, meaning that there are a few different ways to enjoy the water throughout your stay. Of course, you can also ease into the property's whirlpool, especially after a lot of walking around the city.


Anyone who likes tennis will especially enjoy staying at this property, because its on-site tennis facilites make for a fun afternoon outdoors that doesn't require travel time or extra funds. Only one court is available, and it is not equipped with lighting.

If you're wondering where else you can find tennis courts, you may wish to compare this property to other popular accommodations that offer this activity, like Grand Bahia Principe Tulum and Grand Palladium White Sand Resort and Spa All Inclusive.


Even though Oasis Akumal doesn't feature 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 a half mile west of the property. You can play 18 holes at this course. The course has a total length of 6691 yards, and it is rated as a par 72. If you'd like to see if it is possible to schedule a tee time, the course can be reached at (984) 875-5048.


Non motorized water sports are part of your all inclusive package at the Oasis Akumal including kayaks and snorkeling equipment. Do keep in mind this is a small resort so you may have to wait your turn to use equipment. If you are an avid snorkeler, it may be best to bring your own equipment. Scuba diving demos are held at the pool. There is also a dive shop located right on the property that can arrange snorkeling or diving excursions for an additional fee.

A trip to Mexico can be the perfect opportunity to try your hand at a new recreational sport. Oasis Akumal offers a number of different options, so you're sure to find an enjoyable aquatic activity, regardless of your taste. Check out the following list, which provides the watersports that are offered by Oasis Akumal:

  • Fishing
  • Kayaking
  • Scuba Diving
  • Snorkeling

Family Activities

Vacationers traveling with children should find everything they need at Oasis Akumal, which is ready with a great set of family-friendly amenities.

During most times of the year 2 kids under the age of 12 stay, play and eat free at the Oasis Akumal...they just pay for their airfares and taxes making this resort very family friendly.

Kids will be especially pleased to find a playground on the property. It's a safe place for children to release their pent up energy while their parents have a moment to rest and regroup. A children's program, with activities to entertain your kids, is available here as well. Some parents truly appreciate the rarity of some time spent sans their children. At this hotel they give parents the opportunity to explore by themselves, because they offer a babysitting service.

Entertainment and Nightlife

If you've had a long, tiring day exploring Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean, nothing's better than settling at your accommodation for the evening and letting the excitement come to you; it's an easy option since Oasis Akumal offers live entertainment. Generally, vacationers can enjoy live entertainment 7 days per week. Of course, the specifics can vary with the season. If you'd like to learn more about their on-property entertainment, call the front desk at 55-52-07-22-06.

Plus, at this destination you'll also find many bars, leaving guests with lots of after-hours options.

The nightlife scene extends beyond the reaches of your own lodgings. You can visit some of the accommodations in the area, though few are especially known for having a lot of variety. These include those displayed below:

Accommodations near the Oasis Akumal with Bars
Property Name Location Number of Bars Live Entertainment
Hotel Be Live Grand Riviera Maya 1.8 mi. South of Central Akumal 4 check
Grand Oasis Riviera Maya 1.9 mi. South-Southwest of Central Akumal 8 check
Grand Bahia Principe Tulum 2.3 mi. South-Southwest of Central Akumal 6 check
Grand Bahia Principe Akumal 3.0 mi. South-Southwest of Central Akumal 9 check
Akumal Beach Resort Central Akumal 3 check
Hotel Akumal Caribe Central Akumal -- --
Secrets Akumal Riviera Maya Central Akumal 6 --
Las Casitas Akumal Central Akumal -- --
Casa Luna Central Akumal -- --
Vista del Mar Hotel Central Akumal -- --
La Bahia Condominiums Central Akumal -- --
Hotel La Tortuga Central Akumal 1 check


Even though there's a lot of activities right on this property, travelers wanting to do some exploring will not find a lack of interesting things to see and do in Mexico. Whether you'd rather spend time on the beach or enjoy a round or two of golf, you can encounter plenty of other recreational opportunities in the vicinity. Check out these links for information concerning fishing, riding a bike or scooter, sightseeing, scuba diving, snorkeling, shopping, and other activities you might enjoy.


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