What's Near Flamingo Cancun Resort & Plaza

Often, visitors choose to take a trip to Mexico because of the fabulous beaches that the region is famous for. If you are looking forward to the beach more than anything, Flamingo Cancun Resort & Plaza is the perfect locale for you. This site is set right on the water, so tourists can spend all day every day under the sun if they so desire. The beach on-site is a well-visited location, so it is great for tourists who prefer to be surrounded by other beach-lovers.

Nearby Beaches

Naturally, since Flamingo Cancun Resort & Plaza is located on Playa Chacmool, relaxing at the water's edge 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 travelers who want to venture farther away, its not difficult to find another beach to experience. Clicking on each link below allows you to view a detailed discussion:

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

One of the most convenient options 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

Hopping over to a town or community that neighbors your resort can help you get out of your comfort zone to experience something a little different, whether it's about trying their underrated nightlife, or dining with locals at their authentic restaurants. Flamingo Cancun Resort & Plaza is located in Cancun Beach Hotel Zone, a neighborhood in Mexico; it is 7.4 miles to the east-southeast of Cancun.

The areas found closest to Flamingo Cancun Resort & Plaza are listed 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

Flamingo Cancun Resort & Plaza makes for an excellent place to stay for active vacationers. There are an abundance of fun activities to be found when searching from this lodging. In fact, this region touts a wide array of places to explore, such as Cinepolis, Parque De Las Palapas, and Iglesia de Cristo Rey. Though there are at least three great attractions nearby, the closest one is Cinepolis.

For even more attractions to add to your agenda, find several of the nearest shown in the table below.

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 searching for a chance to see something a little different, 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

Learning more about nearby lodging options is sometimes a great means of getting a feel for the surrounding area. Readers will be able to find lots of additional properties to consider prior to making a decision, as this section of Mexico offers vacationers a terrific range of resorts and hotels to pick from. View the following table for complete details about the booking possibilities you'll find in the vicinity.

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
Melia Turquesa 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
 

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