What's Located Around Grand Bahia Principe Akumal

If this sounds like you, booking accommodations located near a nice beach can make your trip to this area even more special.

Visitors love that Grand Bahia Principe Akumal is located directly on the waterfront, so you won't have to go very far to have an amazing view of the water.

Nearby Beaches

Naturally, since Grand Bahia Principe Akumal sits directly on Playa Chacal, sun bathing is one of the main attractions at this property. 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 choice to consider near 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

Visitors who are interested to know about what's in the surrounding area might want to find out how far—or near—the adjacent town or city is from their location. Grand Bahia Principe Akumal is located toward the southern outskirts of Akumal.

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

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Xpu Ha, Mexico 9.1 NE
Puerto Aventuras, Mexico 12.0 NE
La Gloria, Mexico 12.5 NE
Tulum, Mexico 13.1 SW
Southern Cozumel, Cozumel 22.8 E
downtown Playa del Carmen, Mexico 25.1 NE
Playa del Carmen, Mexico 25.8 NE
downtown San Miguel, Cozumel 26.8 ENE

Nearby Attractions

Aktun Chen Cave System

Vacationers who want to try unfamiliar activities during their trip to Mexico will quickly learn that Grand Bahia Principe Akumal makes an exceptional starting point for their daily excursions. In fact, this region is simply full of places for travelers to explore, like Jungle Place, X'Cacel Turtle Conservation Area, and Aktun Chen Cave System, to name a few. Of the three nearby attractions, the closest is Jungle Place.

If these attractions don't interest you, you'll find a number of other choices nearby; the closest to this property are named in the following table.

Attractions Near Principe 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 1.8 SSW 4.7 mi. South-Southwest of Akumal
Aktun Chen Cave System Cave 7.6 NNW 6.2 mi. Northwest of Akumal
Xel Ha Ruins Historical Site 3.5 SW 6.4 mi. South-Southwest of Akumal
Xunaan Ha Cenote Park -- -- 6.5 mi. South West of Akumal
Tajmahal Cenote Park 9.6 NNE 1.2 mi. Northwest of Xpu Ha
Kantun Chi Eco Park Park 10.6 NE The vicinity of La Gloria
Cristalino Maya Cenote Cave 10.6 NE The vicinity of La Gloria
Jardin Del Eden Cenote Cave 10.7 NE The vicinity of La Gloria
Yaxmul Cenote Park 6.0 SW 7.2 mi. Northeast of Tulum
Cedam Museum Museum 11.9 NE Puerto Aventuras
Dolphin Discovery Zoo 11.9 NE Puerto Aventuras
Manati Cenote Park 7.5 SSW 5.8 mi. Northeast of Tulum
Vaca Ha Tortugas Cenote Park 10.9 SW 3.6 mi. North of Tulum
Main Entrance To Tulum Ruins Historical Site 11.7 SW 2.1 mi. East of Tulum
House Of The Cenote Historical Site 11.7 SW 2.1 mi. East of Tulum
Casa del Cenote at Tulum Mayan Ruins Historical Site 11.7 SW 2.1 mi. East of Tulum
Lookout Tower Historical Site 11.7 SW 2.0 mi. East of Tulum
Temple Of The Wind Historical Site 11.7 SW 2.1 mi. East of Tulum
The Grand Palace Historical Site 11.8 SW 2.0 mi. East of Tulum
Temple Of The Descending God Historical Site 11.8 SW 2.1 mi. East of Tulum
House Of The Columns Historical Site 11.8 SW 2.0 mi. East of Tulum
Tulum Maya Ruins Historical Site 11.8 SW 2.0 mi. East of Tulum
Temple Of The Pinturas Historical Site 11.8 SW 2.0 mi. East of Tulum
House Of The Chultun Historical Site 11.8 SW 2.0 mi. East of Tulum
Temple Of The Initial Series (Temple Of The Stellae) Historical Site 11.8 SW 2.1 mi. East of Tulum
Tulum Outer Wall Historical Site 11.8 SW 2.0 mi. East of Tulum
Temple Of The Sea Historical Site 11.9 SW 2.0 mi. East of Tulum
Tulum Lighthouse Lighthouse 12.0 SW 2.0 mi. East of Tulum

If you're looking for an interesting place to visit, Jungle Place might be the right choice 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 deciding where to book your stay, it's often smart to find out about nearby lodging options as a means to better understand the region. You will find plenty of other destinations to learn about before coming to a decision, as this part of Mexico offers travelers a wide range of resorts and hotels to choose from. The following table shows all of the lodging options you'll find in the vicinity.

Accommodations near Principe Akumal
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Grand Bahia Principe Tulum 0.7 NNE 2.3 mi. South-Southwest of Akumal, Mexico
Grand Oasis Riviera Maya 1.1 NNE 1.9 mi. South-Southwest of Akumal, Mexico
Hotel Be Live Grand Riviera Maya 1.1 NE 1.8 mi. South of Akumal, Mexico
Oasis Akumal 1.2 NE 1.8 mi. South of Akumal, Mexico
Akumal Beach Resort 2.5 NNE 0.5 mi. South of Akumal, Mexico
Hotel Akumal Caribe 2.7 NNE 0.4 mi. South-Southeast of Akumal, Mexico
Secrets Akumal Riviera Maya 2.8 NNE 0.2 mi. South of Akumal, Mexico
Las Casitas Akumal 2.8 NNE 0.4 mi. Southeast of Akumal, Mexico
Casa Luna 3.3 NE 0.6 mi. East of Akumal, Mexico
Vista del Mar Hotel 3.4 NNE 0.6 mi. East-Northeast of Akumal, Mexico
 

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