What's Near Playa Caribe

Many guests plan to spend their holidays in Mexico knowing that they'll get to see the breath-taking beaches that the region is so proud of. If you are a big beach fan, Playa Caribe is the right spot for you. This property is located on the shore, so vacationers can spend as much time as they like under the sun if they want.

Nearby Beaches

Needless to say, since Playa Caribe was built directly on Half Moon Bay Beach, relaxing at the water's edge is one of the main attractions here. 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 guests who are eager for some variety, the following options each offer something a little different. Click on the following names to read our detailed article:

Beaches Near Playa Caribe
Beach Distance Direction Location
Playa Akumal -- -- 0.4 mi. Southeast of Akumal
Playa Chacal 3.8 SSW 3.2 mi. South-Southwest of Akumal
Hidden Beach 4.1 NE 1.5 mi. South-Southwest of Xpu Ha

Playa Akumal is the one that's nearest to 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.

Nearby Areas

Visiting areas that are close to your villa complex can act as a nice day trip, no matter if it's for a quick family outing, or experiencing the day in the life of a local. Playa Caribe is located near the heart of Akumal.

The following table contains a listing of areas near Playa Caribe:

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Xpu Ha, Mexico 5.6 NE
Puerto Aventuras, Mexico 8.5 NE
La Gloria, Mexico 9.0 NE
Tulum, Mexico 16.6 SW
Southern Cozumel, Cozumel 21.5 E
downtown Playa del Carmen, Mexico 21.7 NE
Playa del Carmen, Mexico 22.4 NE
downtown San Miguel, Cozumel 24.2 E

Nearby Attractions

Aktun Chen Cave System

Playa Caribe makes for a wonderful locale for active vacationers. There are many fun activities to be enjoyed when starting at this lodging. In fact, 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. The nearest attraction of the three is Jungle Place.

These are just a few of your many options, more of which are named in the following table.

Attractions Near Playa Caribe
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Jungle Place Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve -- -- 4.4 mi. South West of Akumal
X'Cacel Turtle Conservation Area Zoo 5.3 SSW 4.7 mi. South-Southwest of Akumal
Aktun Chen Cave System Cave 6.4 NW 6.2 mi. Northwest of Akumal
Xel Ha Ruins Historical Site 7.0 SW 6.4 mi. South-Southwest of Akumal
Xunaan Ha Cenote Park -- -- 6.5 mi. South West of Akumal
Tajmahal Cenote Park 6.1 NNE 1.2 mi. Northwest of Xpu Ha
Kantun Chi Eco Park Park 7.1 NE The vicinity of La Gloria
Cristalino Maya Cenote Cave 7.1 NE The vicinity of La Gloria
Jardin Del Eden Cenote Cave 7.2 NE The vicinity of La Gloria
Hidden Worlds Cenotes Cave 9.0 SW 7.6 mi. Northeast of Tulum
Yaxmul Cenote Park 9.5 SW 7.2 mi. Northeast of Tulum
Cedam Museum Museum 8.4 NE Puerto Aventuras
Dolphin Discovery Zoo 8.4 NE Puerto Aventuras
Manati Cenote Park 11.0 SSW 5.8 mi. Northeast of Tulum
Vaca Ha Tortugas Cenote Park 14.2 SW 3.6 mi. North of Tulum

If you're on the lookout for somewhere interesting to go, 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 deciding where to stay, it's often a good idea to learn about nearby lodging possibilities as a means to get a better feel for the area. You will find plenty of additional destinations to learn about in the vicinity, as this portion of Mexico offers visitors a wide range of resort and hotel options. Find out about all of the region's booking possibilities by reading the table below.

Accommodations near Playa Caribe
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Casa Blanca Lodge 0.0 SW 0.7 mi. Northeast of Akumal, Mexico
La Bahia Condominiums 0.0 NE 0.7 mi. Northeast of Akumal, Mexico
Hotel La Tortuga 0.1 NE 0.8 mi. Northeast of Akumal, Mexico
Vista del Mar Hotel 0.1 S 0.6 mi. East-Northeast of Akumal, Mexico
Casa Luna 0.3 S 0.6 mi. East of Akumal, Mexico
Las Casitas Akumal 0.7 SSW 0.4 mi. Southeast of Akumal, Mexico
Hotel Akumal Caribe 0.8 SW 0.4 mi. South-Southeast of Akumal, Mexico
Akumal Beach Resort 1.0 SW 0.5 mi. South of Akumal, Mexico
Grand Sirenis Mayan Beach 1.7 NE 2.3 mi. Northeast of Akumal, Mexico
Grand Sirenis Riviera Maya 1.8 NNE 2.4 mi. Northeast of Akumal, Mexico

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