Often, choosing a hotel within walking distance of a good beach will ensure that you can take full advantage of the beautiful sand and water here. Fortunately, this property is located right on the water and sand, so you won't need to go out of your way to enjoy the pleasant coast. Several guests every year frequent this popular spot in Cancun, making for an active beach atmosphere; keep in mind, though, it can get a little too crowded for some visitors' tastes.
Naturally, since JW Marriott Cancun Resort and Spa was built directly on Playa Ballenas, hanging out at the beach is a popular pastime 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 guests who want some variety, the following options each offer something a little different. Click the names below to see more details:
|Playa Marlin||1.2||NNE||7.6 mi. Southeast of Cancun|
|Playa Delfines||1.4||S||8.6 mi. Southeast of Cancun|
|Playa Chacmool||2.8||NNE||7.5 mi. East-Southeast of Cancun|
|Playa Caracol||3.4||NNE||7.0 mi. South of Isla Mujeres|
|Playa Tortugas||3.4||N||6.8 mi. South of Isla Mujeres|
|Punta Nizuc||3.9||S||10.6 mi. South-Southeast of Cancun|
|Playa Langosta||4.0||N||5.3 mi. East of Cancun|
|Playa Linda||4.1||NNW||4.6 mi. East-Southeast of Cancun|
Playa Marlin is the closest choice to consider near JW Marriott Cancun Resort and Spa. 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.
Visiting areas that are close to your resort can act as a nice day trip, whether it's about trying their underrated nightlife, or talking to some locals about their way of life. JW Marriott Cancun Resort and Spa is located in Cancun Beach Hotel Zone, a neighborhood in Mexico; it's eight miles (12 and a half kilometers) to the southeast of Cancun.
The areas found closest to JW Marriott Cancun Resort and Spa are listed below.
|downtown Cancun, Mexico||6.2||NW|
|Puerto Juarez, Mexico||6.9||NNW|
|Sac Bajo, Mexico||9.4||NNE|
|Colonias, Isla Mujeres||10.2||N|
|Downtown Isla Mujeres, Isla Mujeres||11.9||N|
|Riviera Cancun, Mexico||14.4||SSW|
|Puerto Morelos, Mexico||18.0||SSW|
JW Marriott Cancun Resort and Spa makes for an excellent locale for active visitors. There are many active pursuits to be discovered when starting at this lodging. Yes, this region touts a wide array of places to explore, such as Parque De Las Palapas, and . The nearest attraction of the three is .,
These provide just a sample of all your options; for more attractions in this area, see those shown in the table below.
|Movie Theater||5.4||NW||Downtown Cancun, Mexico|
|Parque De Las Palapas||Park||6.2||NW||Downtown Cancun, Mexico|
|Historical Site||6.3||NW||Downtown Cancun, Mexico|
|Movie Theater||6.5||NW||Downtown Cancun, Mexico|
|Movie Theater||1.6||N||7.3 mi. Southeast of Cancun, Mexico|
|Interactive Aquarium Cancun||Aquarium||1.5||N||7.3 mi. Southeast of Cancun, Mexico|
|Movie Theater||1.7||N||7.3 mi. Southeast of Cancun, Mexico|
|Park||6.6||NW||Downtown Cancun, Mexico|
|Zoo||3.5||N||6.1 mi. East-Southeast of Cancun, Mexico|
|Yamil Lu'um Mayan Ruin||Historical Site||1.7||NNE||7.5 mi. Southeast of Cancun, Mexico|
|Ruinas del Rey||Historical Site||2.1||SSW||8.9 mi. Southeast of Cancun, Mexico|
|Museo Arqueológico de Cancún||Museum||--||--||7.1 mi. South of Isla Mujeres, Mexico|
|Dolphin Encounter Service||5.2||SW||10.2 mi. South of Cancun, Mexico|
|Dolphin Encounter Service||3.8||NNE||6.7 mi. South of Isla Mujeres, Mexico|
|Punta Nizuc National Park||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||4.0||S||10.7 mi. South-Southeast of Cancun, Mexico|
|El Meco Mayan Ruins||Historical Site||8.8||N||4.8 mi. Northeast of Cancun, Mexico|
|Garrafon Reef Park||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||8.8||NNE||2.1 mi. South-Southeast of Isla Mujeres|
|Punta Sur Lighthouse||Lighthouse||8.8||NNE||2.3 mi. Southeast of Isla Mujeres|
|Ekab Maya Ruin||Historical Site||8.7||NNE||2.5 mi. Southeast of Isla Mujeres|
|Park||9.5||N||Sac Bajo, Mexico|
|Hiking Trail||9.4||NNE||1.4 mi. Southeast of Isla Mujeres|
|Dolphin Encounter Service||10.3||N||0.6 mi. West of Isla Mujeres|
|Hiking Trail||10.5||N||0.7 mi. Northwest of Isla Mujeres|
|Lighthouse||11.0||N||1.5 mi. Northwest of Isla Mujeres|
|Cave||11.3||N||1.4 mi. North-Northwest of Isla Mujeres|
|Monument||11.7||N||Downtown Isla Mujeres, Isla Mujeres|
|Lighthouse||11.7||N||Downtown Isla Mujeres, Isla Mujeres|
|Isla Mujeres Cemetery||Historical Site||11.8||N||Downtown Isla Mujeres, Isla Mujeres|
|Monument||11.8||N||Downtown Isla Mujeres, Isla Mujeres|
If you're looking for an enjoyable experience,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.
Learning more about nearby hotel booking possibilities is oftentimes a good way to get a better feel for the area. Readers will find lots of other destinations to think about in the region, as this part of Mexico has a wide variety of resort and hotel options. View the following table to find a full listing of hotel booking options that are found in the area.
|Hard Rock Hotel Cancun||0.1||N||7.8 mi. Southeast of Cancun, Mexico|
|CasaMagna Marriott Resort Cancun||0.1||SSW||7.9 mi. Southeast of Cancun, Mexico|
|Le Meridien Cancun Resort & Spa||0.2||NNE||7.8 mi. Southeast of Cancun, Mexico|
|Great Parnassus Resort And Spa||0.3||NNE||7.8 mi. Southeast of Cancun, Mexico|
|Gran Melia Cancun||0.3||SSW||8.0 mi. Southeast of Cancun, Mexico|
|Ritz-Carlton Cancun||0.4||NNE||7.8 mi. Southeast of Cancun, Mexico|
|Oasis Cancun All-inclusive||0.8||SSW||8.2 mi. Southeast of Cancun, Mexico|
|Royal Sands||0.8||NNE||7.6 mi. Southeast of Cancun, Mexico|
|Casa Turquesa Boutique Hotel||0.9||NNE||7.6 mi. Southeast of Cancun, Mexico|
|Tucancun Beach Resort & Villas||0.9||NNE||7.6 mi. Southeast of Cancun, Mexico|
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