What's Near Hard Rock Hotel Cancun

Many times, finding a hotel close to the beach can add a little something extra to your vacation.

Visitors love that Hard Rock Hotel Cancun is located directly on the waterfront, so you won't have to go very far to have an amazing view of the water. There are plenty of other visitors who visit this popular area of Cancun, creating an active beach scene; however, it can get over-crowded sometimes.

Nearby Beaches

Needless to say, since Hard Rock Hotel Cancun is positioned directly on Playa Ballenas, relaxing on the sand is popular with guests staying at 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. For vacationers who want to venture farther away, its not difficult to find another beach to experience. Click the names below to learn more:

Beaches Near Hard Rock Cancun
Beach Distance Direction Location
Playa Marlin 1.1 NNE 7.6 mi. Southeast of Cancun
Playa Delfines 1.5 S 8.6 mi. Southeast of Cancun
Playa Chacmool 2.7 NNE 7.5 mi. East-Southeast of Cancun
Playa Tortugas 3.3 N 6.8 mi. South of Isla Mujeres
Playa Caracol 3.4 NNE 7.0 mi. South of Isla Mujeres
Playa Langosta 3.9 N 5.3 mi. East of Cancun
Punta Nizuc 4.0 S 10.6 mi. South-Southeast of Cancun
Playa Linda 4.1 NNW 4.6 mi. East-Southeast of Cancun

Playa Marlin is the one that's nearest to the hotel. 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

Visitors who aren't ready to book their rooms before learning about what's located nearby might want to find out how far—or near—the adjacent town or city is from their accommodations. Hard Rock Hotel Cancun is situated in Cancun Beach Hotel Zone, a neighborhood in Mexico; it is eight miles (12 and a half kilometers) to the southeast of Cancun.

The areas that are closest to Hard Rock Hotel Cancun are listed in the table below:

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
downtown Cancun, Mexico 6.2 NW
Puerto Juarez, Mexico 6.8 NNW
Cancun, Mexico 7.8 NW
Sac Bajo, Mexico 9.3 NNE
Colonias, Isla Mujeres 10.1 N
Isla Mujeres 10.2 N
Downtown Isla Mujeres, Isla Mujeres 11.8 N
Riviera Cancun, Mexico 14.5 SSW
Puerto Morelos, Mexico 18.1 SSW

Nearby Attractions

Interactive Aquarium Cancun

Vacationers in search of plenty of activities while vacationing in Mexico will find that Hard Rock Hotel Cancun makes a great base for their tropical explorations. In fact, 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.

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

Attractions Near Hard Rock Cancun
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Cinepolis Movie Theater 5.4 NW Downtown Cancun, Mexico
Parque De Las Palapas Park 6.2 NW Downtown Cancun, Mexico
Iglesia de Cristo Rey Historical Site 6.2 NW Downtown Cancun, Mexico
Movie Theatre Movie Theater 6.4 NW Downtown Cancun, Mexico
Movie Theater Cancun Movie Theater 1.5 N 7.3 mi. Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
Interactive Aquarium Cancun Aquarium 1.5 N 7.3 mi. Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
Movie Theatre Movie Theater 1.6 N 7.3 mi. Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
Kids Park Benito Juarez Park 6.6 NW Downtown Cancun, Mexico
Pepe's Tigres Zoo 3.4 N 6.1 mi. East-Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
Yamil Lu'um Mayan Ruin Historical Site 1.6 NNE 7.5 mi. Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
Ruinas del Rey Historical Site 2.2 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 5.3 SW 10.2 mi. South of Cancun, Mexico
Delphinus Dolphin Swim Dolphin Encounter Service 3.7 NNE 6.7 mi. South of Isla Mujeres, Mexico
Punta Nizuc National Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 4.1 S 10.7 mi. South-Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
El Meco Mayan Ruins Historical Site 8.7 N 4.8 mi. Northeast of Cancun, Mexico
Garrafon Reef Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 8.7 NNE 2.1 mi. South-Southeast of Isla Mujeres
Punta Sur Lighthouse Lighthouse 8.7 NNE 2.3 mi. Southeast of Isla Mujeres
Ekab Maya Ruin Historical Site 8.7 NNE 2.5 mi. Southeast of Isla Mujeres
Pirate Mundaca Park Park 9.4 N Sac Bajo, Mexico
Bluffs Trail Hiking Trail 9.3 NNE 1.4 mi. Southeast of Isla Mujeres
Dolphin Discovery Dolphin Encounter Service 10.2 N 0.6 mi. West of Isla Mujeres
Hiking Trails Hiking Trail 10.4 N 0.7 mi. Northwest of Isla Mujeres
El Farito Lighthouse 10.9 N 1.5 mi. Northwest of Isla Mujeres
Caves And Arches Cave 11.2 N 1.4 mi. North-Northwest of Isla Mujeres
Fisherman's Statue Monument 11.6 N Downtown Isla Mujeres, Isla Mujeres
Lighthouse Lighthouse 11.7 N Downtown Isla Mujeres, Isla Mujeres
Isla Mujeres Cemetery Historical Site 11.7 N Downtown Isla Mujeres, Isla Mujeres
Ixchel Goddess Statue Monument 11.7 N Downtown Isla Mujeres, Isla Mujeres

If you're searching for an interesting place 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 deciding on a place to stay, it can often be helpful to learn more about nearby lodging possibilities in order to get a feel for the region. Readers can find no shortage of other places to look at before reaching a decision, as this portion of Mexico offers visitors an excellent variety of hotel and resort options. Find out about the surrounding area's hotel booking possibilities by checking the table below.

Accommodations near Hard Rock Cancun
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
JW Marriott Cancun Resort and Spa 0.1 S 7.9 mi. Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
Le Meridien Cancun Resort & Spa 0.1 NNE 7.8 mi. Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
Great Parnassus Resort And Spa 0.2 NE 7.8 mi. Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
CasaMagna Marriott Resort Cancun 0.2 SSW 7.9 mi. Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
Ritz-Carlton Cancun 0.3 NNE 7.8 mi. Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
Paradisus Cancun Resort 0.4 SSW 8.0 mi. Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
Fiesta Americana Cozumel All Inclusive 0.6 SSW 8.1 mi. Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
Royal Sands 0.7 NNE 7.6 mi. Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
Casa Turquesa Boutique Hotel 0.8 NNE 7.6 mi. Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
Oasis Cancun All-inclusive 0.9 SSW 8.2 mi. Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
 

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