What's Near Oasis Akumal

Many times, picking accommodations within walking distance of a good beach can make your trip even more exciting.

Fortunately, Oasis Akumal is situated directly on the waterfront, so you won't have to go far to experience first hand what makes the area such a popular vacation destination. The thought of being able to lay a blanket out while avoiding groups of other visitors nearby is something to be valued. This beach provides that kind of benefit, since it's not located near Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean's busier areas.

Nearby Beaches

Obviously, since Oasis Akumal is located directly on Playa Chacal, sun bathing is popular with guests staying here. 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.

Playa Akumal is the closest to these accommodations. 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 you're interested in a more secluded spot of sand, 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 can be found only a quick hike off.

Nearby Areas

Vacationers who want to know a little bit more about what's in the surrounding area might want to know how many miles the closest town or city is from their location. Oasis Akumal is situated toward the center of Akumal.

Below are the names of some of the neighborhoods and towns located within a short distance of Oasis Akumal.

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Xpu Ha, Mexico 7.9 NE
Puerto Aventuras, Mexico 10.8 NE
La Gloria, Mexico 11.3 NE
Tulum, Mexico 14.3 SW
Southern Cozumel, Cozumel 22.3 E
downtown Playa del Carmen, Mexico 23.9 NE
Playa del Carmen, Mexico 24.6 NE
downtown San Miguel, Cozumel 25.9 ENE

Nearby Attractions

Aktun Chen Cave System

Oasis Akumal makes for an excellent spot for active visitors. There are a good amount of active pursuits to be discovered when exploring near this accommodation. You will soon notice that this section of Akumal has a lot of spots for vacationers to explore, such as Jungle Place, X'Cacel Turtle Conservation Area, and Aktun Chen Cave System. The closest of the three is Jungle Place.

With quite a few attractions near this vacation spot, you don't have to limit yourself; more of the nearest attractions are listed in the following table.

Attractions Near Oasis 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 2.9 SSW 4.7 mi. South-Southwest of Akumal
Aktun Chen Cave System Cave 7.1 NW 6.2 mi. Northwest of Akumal
Xel Ha Ruins Historical Site 4.6 SW 6.4 mi. South-Southwest of Akumal
Xunaan Ha Cenote Park -- -- 6.5 mi. South West of Akumal
Tajmahal Cenote Park 8.4 NNE 1.2 mi. Northwest of Xpu Ha
Kantun Chi Eco Park Park 9.4 NE The vicinity of La Gloria
Cristalino Maya Cenote Cave 9.5 NE The vicinity of La Gloria
Jardin Del Eden Cenote Cave 9.5 NE The vicinity of La Gloria
Yaxmul Cenote Park 7.1 SW 7.2 mi. Northeast of Tulum
Cedam Museum Museum 10.7 NE Puerto Aventuras
Dolphin Discovery Zoo 10.8 NE Puerto Aventuras
Manati Cenote Park 8.6 SSW 5.8 mi. Northeast of Tulum
Vaca Ha Tortugas Cenote Park 12.0 SW 3.6 mi. North of Tulum
Main Entrance To Tulum Ruins Historical Site 12.8 SW 2.1 mi. East of Tulum
House Of The Cenote Historical Site 12.9 SW 2.1 mi. East of Tulum
Casa del Cenote at Tulum Mayan Ruins Historical Site 12.9 SW 2.1 mi. East of Tulum
Lookout Tower Historical Site 12.9 SW 2.0 mi. East of Tulum
Temple Of The Wind Historical Site 12.9 SW 2.1 mi. East of Tulum
The Grand Palace Historical Site 12.9 SW 2.0 mi. East of Tulum
Temple Of The Descending God Historical Site 13.0 SW 2.1 mi. East of Tulum
House Of The Columns Historical Site 13.0 SW 2.0 mi. East of Tulum
Tulum Maya Ruins Historical Site 13.0 SW 2.0 mi. East of Tulum
Temple Of The Pinturas Historical Site 13.0 SW 2.0 mi. East of Tulum
House Of The Chultun Historical Site 13.0 SW 2.0 mi. East of Tulum
Temple Of The Initial Series (Temple Of The Stellae) Historical Site 13.0 SW 2.1 mi. East of Tulum
Tulum Outer Wall Historical Site 13.0 SW 2.0 mi. East of Tulum
Temple Of The Sea Historical Site 13.1 SW 2.0 mi. East of Tulum
Tulum Lighthouse Lighthouse 13.2 SW 2.0 mi. East of Tulum

If you're looking for a chance to see something a little different, Jungle Place could be a good option. 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 choosing a location to stay in, it can often be a good idea to find out about nearby accommodation options as a means to better understand the region. Readers will find lots of other destinations to look at in the vicinity, as this part of Mexico has an excellent range of resort and hotel options. See the table below to get complete details on the lodging possibilities you can find in the vicinity.

Accommodations near Oasis Akumal
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Hotel Be Live Grand Riviera Maya 0.0 SW 1.8 mi. South of Akumal, Mexico
Grand Oasis Riviera Maya 0.1 WSW 1.9 mi. South-Southwest of Akumal, Mexico
Grand Bahia Principe Tulum 0.5 SW 2.3 mi. South-Southwest of Akumal, Mexico
Grand Bahia Principe Akumal 1.2 SW 3.0 mi. South-Southwest of Akumal, Mexico
Akumal Beach Resort 1.3 NNE 0.5 mi. South of Akumal, Mexico
Hotel Akumal Caribe 1.6 NNE 0.4 mi. South-Southeast of Akumal, Mexico
Secrets Akumal Riviera Maya 1.7 N 0.2 mi. South of Akumal, Mexico
Las Casitas Akumal 1.7 NNE 0.4 mi. Southeast of Akumal, Mexico
Casa Luna 2.1 NE 0.6 mi. East of Akumal, Mexico
Vista del Mar Hotel 2.2 NNE 0.6 mi. East-Northeast of Akumal, Mexico
 

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