What's Located Around Dos Playas Cancun

The active and pretty beaches in Mexico are touted as some of the most relaxing (or active!) spots that the country has to offer. Visitors love that this property is on the water, so you won't need to go very far to try a few beach activities. No matter the time of year, there are crowds of people who enjoy this popular section of Cancun, setting up a good place to meet others and participate in different activities; however, it is known to get overly-crowded during the busy season.

Nearby Beaches

Obviously, since Dos Playas Cancun is located right on Playa Langosta, sun bathing is popular with guests staying at this property. Playa Langosta beach is accessible to the public, and offers a number of services for beach patrons, including a center for watersports. The wealth of amenities make it easy for everyone to enjoy the sand, sun, and surf. For vacationers who want to venture farther away, its not difficult to find another beach to experience. Clicking on each link below allows you to see more details:

Beaches Near Dos Playas
Beach Distance Direction Location
Playa Tortugas 1.0 E 6.8 mi. South of Isla Mujeres
Playa Linda 1.4 W 4.6 mi. East-Southeast of Cancun
Playa Chacmool 1.6 SE 7.5 mi. East-Southeast of Cancun
Playa Caracol 1.6 ESE 7.0 mi. South of Isla Mujeres
Playa Las Perlas 2.2 NW 3.9 mi. East of Cancun
Playa Marlin 2.6 S 7.6 mi. Southeast of Cancun
Playa Ballenas 3.4 S 7.9 mi. Southeast of Cancun
Playa Delfines 4.9 S 8.6 mi. Southeast of Cancun

Playa Tortugas is the closest to these accommodations. There are several thatched roof huts dotting the sands of the Playa Tortugas beach where vacationers can rent snorkeling and windsurfing equipment. The calm beaches waters found here make for ideal conditions. Even when bringing the little ones, you can spend hours at Playa Tortugas, since you'll find public bathrooms on-site.

Nearby Areas

Travelers who are interested to know about what is close by might want to find out how far—or near—the adjacent city or town is from the property. Dos Playas Cancun can be found in Cancun Beach Hotel Zone, a neighborhood in Mexico; it is 6.0 miles to the east-southeast of Cancun.

The following table contains a listing of areas near Dos Playas Cancun:

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Puerto Juarez, Mexico 3.8 NW
downtown Cancun, Mexico 4.2 W
Cancun, Mexico 6.0 WNW
Sac Bajo, Mexico 6.1 NNE
Colonias, Isla Mujeres 6.8 NNE
Isla Mujeres 6.9 NNE
Downtown Isla Mujeres, Isla Mujeres 8.4 N
Riviera Cancun, Mexico 17.7 SSW
Puerto Morelos, Mexico 21.3 SSW

Nearby Attractions

Interactive Aquarium Cancun

Travelers in need of a fun agenda while vacationing in Mexico will find that Dos Playas Cancun makes an excellent place to start your daily adventures. You will find that this particular region boasts plenty of places for travelers to explore, including Cinepolis, Parque De Las Palapas, and Iglesia de Cristo Rey. The closest of the three is Cinepolis.

There's something for everybody here, so feel free to explore more of the hotel's closest attractions, like those named in the following table.

Attractions Near Dos Playas
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Cinepolis Movie Theater 3.5 W Downtown Cancun, Mexico
Parque De Las Palapas Park 3.9 WNW Downtown Cancun, Mexico
Iglesia de Cristo Rey Historical Site 3.9 WNW Downtown Cancun, Mexico
Movie Theatre Movie Theater 4.0 WNW Downtown Cancun, Mexico
Movie Theater Cancun Movie Theater 2.1 S 7.3 mi. Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
Interactive Aquarium Cancun Aquarium 2.1 S 7.3 mi. Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
Movie Theatre Movie Theater 2.0 S 7.3 mi. Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
Kids Park Benito Juarez Park 4.1 NW Downtown Cancun, Mexico
Pepe's Tigres Zoo 0.1 SSE 6.1 mi. East-Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
Yamil Lu'um Mayan Ruin Historical Site 2.1 SSE 7.5 mi. Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
Ruinas del Rey Historical Site 5.6 S 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 8.5 SSW 10.2 mi. South of Cancun, Mexico
Delphinus Dolphin Swim Dolphin Encounter Service 1.9 E 6.7 mi. South of Isla Mujeres, Mexico
Punta Nizuc National Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 7.6 S 10.7 mi. South-Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
El Meco Mayan Ruins Historical Site 5.4 NNW 4.8 mi. Northeast of Cancun, Mexico
Garrafon Reef Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 5.7 NE 2.1 mi. South-Southeast of Isla Mujeres
Punta Sur Lighthouse Lighthouse 5.8 NE 2.3 mi. Southeast of Isla Mujeres
Ekab Maya Ruin Historical Site 5.7 NE 2.5 mi. Southeast of Isla Mujeres
Pirate Mundaca Park Park 6.2 NNE Sac Bajo, Mexico
Bluffs Trail Hiking Trail 6.2 NE 1.4 mi. Southeast of Isla Mujeres
Dolphin Discovery Dolphin Encounter Service 6.8 N 0.6 mi. West of Isla Mujeres
Hiking Trails Hiking Trail 7.1 N 0.7 mi. Northwest of Isla Mujeres
El Farito Lighthouse 7.5 N 1.5 mi. Northwest of Isla Mujeres
Caves And Arches Cave 7.8 N 1.4 mi. North-Northwest of Isla Mujeres
Fisherman's Statue Monument 8.2 N Downtown Isla Mujeres, Isla Mujeres
Lighthouse Lighthouse 8.2 N Downtown Isla Mujeres, Isla Mujeres
Isla Mujeres Cemetery Historical Site 8.3 N Downtown Isla Mujeres, Isla Mujeres
Ixchel Goddess Statue Monument 8.3 N Downtown Isla Mujeres, Isla Mujeres

If you're looking for somewhere interesting to go, Cinepolis might be worth a visit. 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 choosing a location to stay in, it is often a good idea to learn more about nearby accommodations as a way to get a feel for the surrounding area. You'll find plenty of additional places to consider in the vicinity, as this part of Mexico offers guests an impressive selection of hotels and resorts to pick from. To get additional information on the booking options available in the region, view the following table.

Accommodations near Dos Playas
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Imperial Laguna Hotel 0.1 ESE 6.1 mi. East-Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
Villas Tacul Boutique Hotel 0.2 NW 5.9 mi. East of Cancun, Mexico
Cancun Sunset Lagoon Hotel & Marina 0.2 WNW 5.8 mi. East of Cancun, Mexico
Riu Caribe 0.3 NW 5.7 mi. East of Cancun, Mexico
Hotel Casa Maya 0.6 NW 5.4 mi. East of Cancun, Mexico
Hotel Suites Laguna Verde 0.7 SE 6.7 mi. East-Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
Royal Resorts - The Royal Cancun 0.9 WNW 5.1 mi. East-Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
Imperial Fiesta Club 0.9 SE 6.9 mi. East-Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
Holiday Inn Express Cancun Zona Hotelera 1.0 SSE 6.7 mi. East-Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
Sina Suites Cancun 1.0 SE 7.0 mi. East-Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
 

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