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.
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:
|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.
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:
|downtown Cancun, Mexico||6.2||NW|
|Puerto Juarez, Mexico||6.8||NNW|
|Sac Bajo, Mexico||9.3||NNE|
|Colonias, Isla Mujeres||10.1||N|
|Downtown Isla Mujeres, Isla Mujeres||11.8||N|
|Riviera Cancun, Mexico||14.5||SSW|
|Puerto Morelos, Mexico||18.1||SSW|
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 . 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.
|Cinepolis||Movie Theater||5.4||NW||Downtown Cancun, Mexico|
|Parque De Las Palapas||Park||6.2||NW||Downtown Cancun, Mexico|
|Historical Site||6.2||NW||Downtown Cancun, Mexico|
|Movie Theater||6.4||NW||Downtown Cancun, Mexico|
|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 Theater||1.6||N||7.3 mi. Southeast of Cancun, Mexico|
|Park||6.6||NW||Downtown Cancun, Mexico|
|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|
|Park||9.4||N||Sac Bajo, Mexico|
|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 Trail||10.4||N||0.7 mi. Northwest of Isla Mujeres|
|Lighthouse||10.9||N||1.5 mi. Northwest of Isla Mujeres|
|Cave||11.2||N||1.4 mi. North-Northwest of Isla Mujeres|
|Monument||11.6||N||Downtown Isla Mujeres, Isla Mujeres|
|Lighthouse||11.7||N||Downtown Isla Mujeres, Isla Mujeres|
|Isla Mujeres Cemetery||Historical Site||11.7||N||Downtown Isla Mujeres, Isla Mujeres|
|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.
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.
|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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