What's Located Around Avalon Grand Cancun

If this sounds like you, picking accommodations near the right beach can make your vacation even more special. Fortunately, Avalon Grand Cancun is on the water, so you won't need to go very far to see one of the most naturally beautiful features of the area.

Nearby Beaches

Of course, since Avalon Grand Cancun is located on Playa Chacmool, relaxing at the water's edge is popular with guests staying at this property. Watersports and aquatic activities may not be popular on some of the island's other beaches, but great conditions at the Playa Chacmool make them a big hit with beachgoers. There are even places on the beach where you can rent snorkeling gear and other equipment watersports. For vacationers who are eager for some variety, its not difficult to find another beach to experience. Click on the names below to see more details:

Beaches Near Avalon Grand
Beach Distance Direction Location
Playa Marlin 0.8 SSW 7.6 mi. Southeast of Cancun
Playa Caracol 1.5 NE 7.0 mi. South of Isla Mujeres
Playa Tortugas 1.5 N 6.8 mi. South of Isla Mujeres
Playa Ballenas 1.8 SSW 7.9 mi. Southeast of Cancun
Playa Langosta 2.5 NW 5.3 mi. East of Cancun
Playa Linda 3.0 NW 4.6 mi. East-Southeast of Cancun
Playa Delfines 3.3 SSW 8.6 mi. Southeast of Cancun
Playa Las Perlas 3.9 NW 3.9 mi. East of Cancun

Playa Marlin is probably the most convenient option to visit near this property. Because the waters around the Playa Marlin beach tend to be rough, swimming can be difficult and even dangerous off these shores. But the same conditions that make it dangerous for swimmers make it ideal for watersports, particulary sail boarding and parasailing.

Nearby Areas

Travelers who are hesitant to book their accommodations before learning about what's located nearby might like to know how far away the nearest town or city is from their accommodations. Avalon Grand Cancun can be found in Cancun Beach Hotel Zone, a neighborhood in Mexico; it's 7.4 miles to the east-southeast of Cancun.

The areas that are closest to Avalon Grand Cancun are listed in the table below:

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
downtown Cancun, Mexico 5.6 NW
Puerto Juarez, Mexico 5.6 NW
Sac Bajo, Mexico 7.4 N
Cancun, Mexico 7.4 WNW
Colonias, Isla Mujeres 8.2 N
Isla Mujeres 8.3 N
Downtown Isla Mujeres, Isla Mujeres 10.0 N
Riviera Cancun, Mexico 16.4 SSW
Puerto Morelos, Mexico 20.0 SSW

Nearby Attractions

Interactive Aquarium Cancun

Vacationers who want to be in the middle of the action while visiting Mexico will find that Avalon Grand Cancun is in a lovely location that's both active and serene. In fact, this section of Cancun has a lot of spots for vacationers to explore, such as Cinepolis, Parque De Las Palapas, and Iglesia de Cristo Rey. The closest of the three is Cinepolis.

To keep your entire group happy, you may need to browse several of this area's attractions, many of which are listed in the table below.

Attractions Near Avalon Grand
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Cinepolis Movie Theater 4.8 WNW Downtown Cancun, Mexico
Parque De Las Palapas Park 5.5 NW Downtown Cancun, Mexico
Iglesia de Cristo Rey Historical Site 5.5 NW Downtown Cancun, Mexico
Movie Theatre Movie Theater 5.6 NW Downtown Cancun, Mexico
Movie Theater Cancun Movie Theater 0.4 SW 7.3 mi. Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
Interactive Aquarium Cancun Aquarium 0.5 SW 7.3 mi. Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
Movie Theatre Movie Theater 0.4 SW 7.3 mi. Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
Kids Park Benito Juarez Park 5.7 NW Downtown Cancun, Mexico
Pepe's Tigres Zoo 1.8 NNW 6.1 mi. East-Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
Yamil Lu'um Mayan Ruin Historical Site 0.3 SSW 7.5 mi. Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
Ruinas del Rey Historical Site 4.0 SSW 8.9 mi. Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
Museo Arqueológico de Cancún Museum -- -- 7.1 mi. South of Isla Mujeres, Mexico
Atlantida at Parque Nizuc Dolphin Encounter Service 7.2 SW 10.2 mi. South of Cancun, Mexico
Delphinus Dolphin Swim Dolphin Encounter Service 1.9 NE 6.7 mi. South of Isla Mujeres, Mexico
Punta Nizuc National Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 6.0 S 10.7 mi. South-Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
El Meco Mayan Ruins Historical Site 7.3 NNW 4.8 mi. Northeast of Cancun, Mexico
Garrafon Reef Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 6.8 NNE 2.1 mi. South-Southeast of Isla Mujeres
Punta Sur Lighthouse Lighthouse 6.8 NNE 2.3 mi. Southeast of Isla Mujeres
Ekab Maya Ruin Historical Site 6.8 NNE 2.5 mi. Southeast of Isla Mujeres
Pirate Mundaca Park Park 7.5 N Sac Bajo, Mexico
Bluffs Trail Hiking Trail 7.4 NNE 1.4 mi. Southeast of Isla Mujeres
Dolphin Discovery Dolphin Encounter Service 8.4 N 0.6 mi. West of Isla Mujeres
Hiking Trails Hiking Trail 8.6 N 0.7 mi. Northwest of Isla Mujeres
El Farito Lighthouse 9.2 N 1.5 mi. Northwest of Isla Mujeres
Caves And Arches Cave 9.4 N 1.4 mi. North-Northwest of Isla Mujeres
Fisherman's Statue Monument 9.9 N Downtown Isla Mujeres, Isla Mujeres
Lighthouse Lighthouse 9.9 N Downtown Isla Mujeres, Isla Mujeres
Isla Mujeres Cemetery Historical Site 10.0 N Downtown Isla Mujeres, Isla Mujeres
Ixchel Goddess Statue Monument 9.9 N Downtown Isla Mujeres, Isla Mujeres

If you're searching for somewhere interesting to go, Cinepolis might be a good choice. Screening all of the latest releases out of Hollywood, Cinepolis is the spot to go when you're in the mood to relax with a big tub of popcorn and enjoy a few hours of entertainment on the big screen.

Nearby Accommodations

Finding information about nearby hotel booking options is often a great means of getting a better feel for the surrounding area. You can find lots of additional properties to look at before making a decision, as this portion of Mexico has a terrific variety of hotels and resorts to pick from. The following table lists all of the hotel booking options that are available close-by.

Accommodations near Avalon Grand
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Melia Turquesa 0.1 SW 7.4 mi. East-Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
ME Cancun Resort 0.1 SW 7.4 mi. East-Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
Park Royal Piramides Cancun 0.3 SW 7.4 mi. Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
Flamingo Cancun Resort & Plaza 0.3 NE 7.4 mi. East-Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
The Royal Cancun - Luxury All Inclusive Resort 0.4 NNE 7.4 mi. East-Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
The Royal in Cancun Adults Only All-inclusive 0.4 NNE 7.4 mi. East-Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
The Royal Mayan 0.4 NNE 7.4 mi. East-Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
Suites Costa Blanca 0.4 SW 7.3 mi. Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
Gran Caribe Real Resort & Spa 0.5 NNE 7.4 mi. East-Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
Live Aqua Cancun 0.6 SSW 7.5 mi. Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
 

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