What's Near Flamingo Cancun Resort & Plaza

Quite a few travelers make plans to vacation in Mexico simply because they want to experience the breath-taking beaches that the region is known for.

If you or your group are big beach fans, Flamingo Cancun Resort & Plaza is the perfect locale for you. This lodging is located along the water, so guests can spend as much time as they like soaking up the sun if they want. This beach is a well-visited attraction, which is great for tourists who like to be one amongst a crowd.

Nearby Beaches

Naturally, since Flamingo Cancun Resort & Plaza is located directly on Playa Chacmool, hanging out at the beach 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 are willing to venture off site, there are some additional beaches worth investigating. Click on the following names to view a detailed page:

Beaches Near Flamingo Resort
Beach Distance Direction Location
Playa Marlin 1.1 SSW 7.6 mi. Southeast of Cancun
Playa Caracol 1.2 NE 7.0 mi. South of Isla Mujeres
Playa Tortugas 1.3 N 6.8 mi. South of Isla Mujeres
Playa Ballenas 2.1 SSW 7.9 mi. Southeast of Cancun
Playa Langosta 2.5 NW 5.3 mi. East of Cancun
Playa Linda 2.9 NW 4.6 mi. East-Southeast of Cancun
Playa Delfines 3.6 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

Stopping by a community or town near your resort can be a nice day trip that brings variety to your trip, whether you're marveling at the region's untouched natural beauty, or experiencing the day in the life of a local. Flamingo Cancun Resort & Plaza is located in Cancun Beach Hotel Zone, a neighborhood in Mexico; it is seven and a half miles (12 kilometers) to the east-southeast of Cancun.

The areas that are closest to Flamingo Cancun Resort & Plaza are listed in the table below:

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Puerto Juarez, Mexico 5.5 NW
downtown Cancun, Mexico 5.6 WNW
Sac Bajo, Mexico 7.2 N
Cancun, Mexico 7.4 WNW
Colonias, Isla Mujeres 8.0 N
Isla Mujeres 8.1 N
Downtown Isla Mujeres, Isla Mujeres 9.8 N
Riviera Cancun, Mexico 16.6 SSW
Puerto Morelos, Mexico 20.2 SSW

Nearby Attractions

Interactive Aquarium Cancun

Travelers who want to try unfamiliar activities during their stay in Mexico will find that Flamingo Cancun Resort & Plaza makes an excellent place to start your daily adventures. You will soon notice that this region is simply full of places for travelers to explore, such as Cinepolis, Parque De Las Palapas, and Iglesia de Cristo Rey, to name a few. The closest of the three is Cinepolis.

In search of even more activities to keep you busy? Take a look at all the things to do near the property, which are listed in the following table.

Attractions Near Flamingo Resort
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 0.7 SW 7.3 mi. Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
Interactive Aquarium Cancun Aquarium 0.7 SW 7.3 mi. Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
Movie Theatre Movie Theater 0.6 SW 7.3 mi. Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
Kids Park Benito Juarez Park 5.7 NW Downtown Cancun, Mexico
Pepe's Tigres Zoo 1.7 NW 6.1 mi. East-Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
Yamil Lu'um Mayan Ruin Historical Site 0.6 SSW 7.5 mi. Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
Ruinas del Rey Historical Site 4.3 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 7.4 SW 10.2 mi. South of Cancun, Mexico
Delphinus Dolphin Swim Dolphin Encounter Service 1.6 NE 6.7 mi. South of Isla Mujeres, Mexico
Punta Nizuc National Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 6.2 S 10.7 mi. South-Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
El Meco Mayan Ruins Historical Site 7.1 NNW 4.8 mi. Northeast of Cancun, Mexico
Garrafon Reef Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 6.6 NNE 2.1 mi. South-Southeast of Isla Mujeres
Punta Sur Lighthouse Lighthouse 6.6 NNE 2.3 mi. Southeast of Isla Mujeres
Ekab Maya Ruin Historical Site 6.5 NNE 2.5 mi. Southeast of Isla Mujeres
Pirate Mundaca Park Park 7.3 N Sac Bajo, Mexico
Bluffs Trail Hiking Trail 7.2 NNE 1.4 mi. Southeast of Isla Mujeres
Dolphin Discovery Dolphin Encounter Service 8.1 N 0.6 mi. West of Isla Mujeres
Hiking Trails Hiking Trail 8.4 N 0.7 mi. Northwest of Isla Mujeres
El Farito Lighthouse 8.9 N 1.5 mi. Northwest of Isla Mujeres
Caves And Arches Cave 9.2 N 1.4 mi. North-Northwest of Isla Mujeres
Fisherman's Statue Monument 9.6 N Downtown Isla Mujeres, Isla Mujeres
Lighthouse Lighthouse 9.6 N Downtown Isla Mujeres, Isla Mujeres
Isla Mujeres Cemetery Historical Site 9.7 N Downtown Isla Mujeres, Isla Mujeres
Ixchel Goddess Statue Monument 9.7 N Downtown Isla Mujeres, Isla Mujeres

If you're on the lookout for somewhere a little different to visit, Cinepolis could be just what the doctor ordered. 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 can sometimes be smart to learn about nearby lodging possibilities as a means to better understand the surrounding area. You'll be able to find lots of additional destinations to learn about before reaching a decision, as this part of Mexico has an impressive variety of hotel and resort options. Get the details you need about the surrounding area's lodging possibilities by reading the following table.

Accommodations near Flamingo Resort
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
The Royal in Cancun Adults Only All-inclusive 0.1 N 7.4 mi. East-Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
The Royal Cancun - Luxury All Inclusive Resort 0.1 N 7.4 mi. East-Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
The Royal Mayan 0.1 N 7.4 mi. East-Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
Gran Caribe Real Resort & Spa 0.2 NNE 7.4 mi. East-Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
Avalon Grand Cancun 0.3 SW 7.4 mi. East-Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
ME Cancun Resort 0.4 SW 7.4 mi. East-Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
Cancun Caribe Park Royal Grand 0.4 NNE 7.4 mi. East-Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
Park Royal Piramides Cancun 0.5 SW 7.4 mi. Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
Le Blanc Spa Resort Adults Only All-inclusive 0.6 NNE 7.4 mi. East-Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
Sunset Royal Hotel 0.7 NNE 7.4 mi. South of Isla Mujeres, Mexico
 

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