What's Near Avalon Grand Cancun

If this sounds like you, booking accommodations near a nice beach can make your trip even more exciting.

Therefore, most guests are delighted that this property is directly on the waterfront, so you won't need to travel far to experience first hand what makes the area such a popular vacation destination.

Nearby Beaches

Needless to say, since Avalon Grand Cancun was built directly on Playa Chacmool, laying out in the sun is popular with guests staying here. 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 guests who want to venture farther away, the following options each offer something a little different. Clicking on each link below allows you to view a detailed page:

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

The closest option is Playa Marlin. 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

Vacationers who are curious to know about what's in the surrounding area may want to know how far the closest town or city is from their location. Avalon Grand Cancun is located in Cancun Beach Hotel Zone, a neighborhood in Mexico; it's seven and a half miles (12 kilometers) to the east-southeast of Cancun.

Below are the names of some of the neighborhoods and towns located within a short distance of Avalon Grand Cancun.

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

Avalon Grand Cancun is a wonderful lodging option for active vacationers. There are a good amount of fun activities to be found when starting at this lodging. As a matter of fact, this particular part of Cancun claims a number of exciting attractions, including Cinepolis, Parque De Las Palapas, and Iglesia de Cristo Rey. Of the three nearby attractions, the closest is Cinepolis.

Proving that this site has a great location, there are many more attractions nearby, like those named in the following table.

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 looking for an interesting place to visit, 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

When you're deciding where to book your stay, it's sometimes smart to learn about nearby lodging possibilities as a way to get a better feel for the region. You'll find lots of additional places to look at nearby, as this section of Mexico offers visitors a terrific variety of resorts and hotels to pick from. If you'd like to get additional details about hotel booking possibilities available in the vicinity, see the table below.

Accommodations near Avalon Grand
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
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
Cancun Caribe Park Royal Grand 0.7 NNE 7.4 mi. East-Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
 

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