What's Near Golden Parnassus

If this sounds like you, booking a hotel near the beach can make your vacation even more special.

If you are looking forward to the beach more than anything, Golden Parnassus has what you need. This property is situated along the shore, so tourists can spend all day every day soaking up the sun if they want.

Nearby Beaches

Playa Delfines

Needless to say, since Golden Parnassus is positioned directly on Playa Delfines, laying out in the sun is popular with guests staying at this property. Rough waves make swimming and some watersports too dangerous in this region, but there are still a number of beachside activities at the Playa Delfines for vacationers to enjoy. These rarely frequented sands are a great place for a game of beach volleyball or football. For those who are eager for some variety, the following options each offer something a little different. Click the names below to view our detailed article:

Beaches Near Golden Parnassus
Beach Distance Direction Location
Playa Ballenas 1.6 NNE 7.9 mi. Southeast of Cancun
Punta Nizuc 2.5 S 10.6 mi. South-Southeast of Cancun
Playa Marlin 2.6 NNE 7.6 mi. Southeast of Cancun
Playa Chacmool 4.2 NNE 7.5 mi. East-Southeast of Cancun
Playa Caracol 4.9 NNE 7.0 mi. South of Isla Mujeres
Playa Tortugas 4.9 NNE 6.8 mi. South of Isla Mujeres

Playa Ballenas is the closest to this property. The waters off of the Playa Ballenas are sometimes rough, which make them less than ideal for swimming but beachgoers can enjoy outdoor activities like parasailing, tubing, and volleyball. Of course, more leisurely pursuits such as sunbathing are also encouraged and can be a great way to rest up between adventures.

Nearby Areas

Vacationers who are interested to know about what's nearby might want to find out how far—or near—the nearby town or city is from their location. Golden Parnassus is located in Cancun Beach Hotel Zone, a neighborhood in Mexico; it is eight and a half miles (13 and a half kilometers) to the southeast of Cancun.

The areas that are closest to Golden Parnassus are listed in the table below:

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
downtown Cancun, Mexico 7.0 NW
Puerto Juarez, Mexico 8.0 N
Cancun, Mexico 8.5 NW
Sac Bajo, Mexico 10.8 NNE
Colonias, Isla Mujeres 11.6 N
Isla Mujeres 11.7 N
Riviera Cancun, Mexico 13.0 SSW
Downtown Isla Mujeres, Isla Mujeres 13.3 N
Puerto Morelos, Mexico 16.6 SSW

Nearby Attractions

Interactive Aquarium Cancun

Vacationers in search of plenty of activities while vacationing in Mexico will quickly learn that Golden Parnassus is a great starting point for their adventures. In fact, this particular region boasts plenty of places for travelers to explore, including Cinepolis, Parque De Las Palapas, and Iglesia de Cristo Rey. Of the three nearby attractions, the closest is Cinepolis.

Several more of this property's nearest attractions are listed in the table below.

Attractions Near Golden Parnassus
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Cinepolis Movie Theater 6.3 NNW Downtown Cancun, Mexico
Parque De Las Palapas Park 7.1 NNW Downtown Cancun, Mexico
Iglesia de Cristo Rey Historical Site 7.1 NNW Downtown Cancun, Mexico
Movie Theatre Movie Theater 7.4 NNW Downtown Cancun, Mexico
Movie Theater Cancun Movie Theater 3.0 NNE 7.3 mi. Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
Interactive Aquarium Cancun Aquarium 3.0 NNE 7.3 mi. Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
Movie Theatre Movie Theater 3.1 NNE 7.3 mi. Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
Kids Park Benito Juarez Park 7.6 NNW Downtown Cancun, Mexico
Pepe's Tigres Zoo 4.8 N 6.1 mi. East-Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
Yamil Lu'um Mayan Ruin Historical Site 3.1 NNE 7.5 mi. Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
Ruinas del Rey Historical Site 0.7 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 3.9 SW 10.2 mi. South of Cancun, Mexico
Delphinus Dolphin Swim Dolphin Encounter Service 5.2 NNE 6.7 mi. South of Isla Mujeres, Mexico
Punta Nizuc National Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 2.7 S 10.7 mi. South-Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
El Meco Mayan Ruins Historical Site 10.0 N 4.8 mi. Northeast of Cancun, Mexico
Garrafon Reef Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 10.2 NNE 2.1 mi. South-Southeast of Isla Mujeres
Punta Sur Lighthouse Lighthouse 10.2 NNE 2.3 mi. Southeast of Isla Mujeres
Ekab Maya Ruin Historical Site 10.2 NNE 2.5 mi. Southeast of Isla Mujeres
Pirate Mundaca Park Park 10.9 NNE Sac Bajo, Mexico
Bluffs Trail Hiking Trail 10.8 NNE 1.4 mi. Southeast of Isla Mujeres
Dolphin Discovery Dolphin Encounter Service 11.7 N 0.6 mi. West of Isla Mujeres
Hiking Trails Hiking Trail 11.9 N 0.7 mi. Northwest of Isla Mujeres
El Farito Lighthouse 12.4 N 1.5 mi. Northwest of Isla Mujeres
Caves And Arches Cave 12.7 N 1.4 mi. North-Northwest of Isla Mujeres
Fisherman's Statue Monument 13.1 N Downtown Isla Mujeres, Isla Mujeres
Lighthouse Lighthouse 13.1 N Downtown Isla Mujeres, Isla Mujeres
Isla Mujeres Cemetery Historical Site 13.2 N Downtown Isla Mujeres, Isla Mujeres
Ixchel Goddess Statue Monument 13.2 N Downtown Isla Mujeres, Isla Mujeres
Crococun Zoo Zoo 14.7 SSW 2.5 mi. North of Puerto Morelos, Mexico

If you're on the lookout for a chance to see something a little different, 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 info about nearby accommodation options is sometimes a convenient means of getting a feel for the area as whole. You'll find plenty of additional places to consider before making a decision, as this part of Mexico plays host to a sweeping variety of resorts and hotels to pick from. The following table lists all the lodging options that are available nearby.

Accommodations near Golden Parnassus
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
The Royal Islander 0.1 NE 8.5 mi. Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
Iberostar Cancun All Inclusive 0.1 S 8.6 mi. Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
Royal Caribbean 0.2 NNE 8.4 mi. Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
Omni Cancun Hotel & Villas 0.4 NNE 8.3 mi. Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
Oasis Cancun All-inclusive 0.6 NNE 8.2 mi. Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
El Pueblito Beach Hotel 0.8 S 9.0 mi. Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
Crown Paradise Club Cancun (All-Inclusive) 0.9 S 9.1 mi. Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
Golden Crown Paradise Spa 0.9 S 9.1 mi. Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
Fiesta Americana Cozumel All Inclusive 0.9 NNE 8.1 mi. Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
GR Caribe Cancun 1.0 S 9.2 mi. Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
 

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