What's Near Riu Caribe

Sometimes finding a hotel located near a nice beach will guarantee that you get the full beach experience.

If you are a fan of the beach, Riu Caribe has what you need. This lodging is located on the shore, so tourists can spend their whole trip under the sun if they want.

Nearby Beaches

Obviously, since Riu Caribe is located right on Playa Langosta, spending time at the shore is popular with guests staying here. Playa Langosta beach is accessible to the public, and offers a number of services for beach patrons, including a center for watersports. The wealth of amenities make it easy for everyone to enjoy the sand, sun, and surf. For those who are willing to venture off site, its not difficult to find another beach to experience. Click the names below to view our detailed article:

Beaches Near Riu Caribe
Beach Distance Direction Location
Playa Linda 1.1 W 4.6 mi. East-Southeast of Cancun
Playa Tortugas 1.3 ESE 6.8 mi. South of Isla Mujeres
Playa Las Perlas 1.9 NW 3.9 mi. East of Cancun
Playa Chacmool 1.9 SE 7.5 mi. East-Southeast of Cancun
Playa Caracol 2.0 ESE 7.0 mi. South of Isla Mujeres
Playa Marlin 2.8 S 7.6 mi. Southeast of Cancun
Playa Ballenas 3.7 S 7.9 mi. Southeast of Cancun

Playa Linda is probably the most convenient option to visit near Riu Caribe. While visiting Playa Linda, you'll never be at a loss for things to do. There are all kinds of activities at this beach including excellent swimming conditions and great spots for watersports.

Nearby Areas

Guests who want to know a little bit more about what is close by might want to know how many miles the nearby city or town is from the property. Riu Caribe is situated in Cancun Beach Hotel Zone, a neighborhood in Mexico; it is 5.7 miles to the east of Cancun.

The following table contains a listing of areas near Riu Caribe:

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Puerto Juarez, Mexico 3.5 NW
downtown Cancun, Mexico 3.9 W
Cancun, Mexico 5.7 W
Sac Bajo, Mexico 6.1 NE
Colonias, Isla Mujeres 6.7 NNE
Isla Mujeres 6.8 NNE
Downtown Isla Mujeres, Isla Mujeres 8.2 N
Riviera Cancun, Mexico 17.8 SSW
Villa Morelos, Mexico 21.4 SSW

Nearby Attractions

Interactive Aquarium Cancun

Riu Caribe makes for a great locale for active travelers. There are a great deal of activities to be enjoyed when exploring near this lodging. Yes, this area is simply full of different attractions to try, such as Cinepolis, Parque De Las Palapas, and Iglesia de Cristo Rey, to name a few. The closest of the three is Cinepolis.

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

Attractions Near Riu Caribe
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Cinepolis Movie Theater 3.2 W Downtown Cancun, Mexico
Parque De Las Palapas Park 3.6 WNW Downtown Cancun, Mexico
Iglesia de Cristo Rey Historical Site 3.6 WNW Downtown Cancun, Mexico
Movie Theatre Movie Theater 3.6 WNW Downtown Cancun, Mexico
Movie Theater Cancun Movie Theater 2.3 S 7.3 mi. Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
Interactive Aquarium Cancun Aquarium 2.4 S 7.3 mi. Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
Movie Theatre Movie Theater 2.3 SSE 7.3 mi. Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
Kids Park Benito Juarez Park 3.7 WNW Downtown Cancun, Mexico
Pepe's Tigres Zoo 0.4 SE 6.1 mi. East-Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
Yamil Lu'um Mayan Ruin Historical Site 2.4 SSE 7.5 mi. Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
Ruinas del Rey Historical Site 5.7 S 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 8.6 SSW 10.2 mi. South of Cancun, Mexico
Delphinus Dolphin Swim Dolphin Encounter Service 2.2 E 6.7 mi. South of Isla Mujeres, Mexico
Punta Nizuc National Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 7.8 S 10.7 mi. South-Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
El Meco Mayan Ruins Historical Site 5.1 NNW 4.8 mi. Northeast of Cancun, Mexico
Garrafon Reef Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 5.7 NE 2.1 mi. South-Southeast of Isla Mujeres
Punta Sur Lighthouse Lighthouse 5.8 NE 2.3 mi. Southeast of Isla Mujeres
Ekab Maya Ruin Historical Site 5.8 NE 2.5 mi. Southeast of Isla Mujeres
Pirate Mundaca Park Park 6.1 NE Sac Bajo, Mexico
Bluffs Trail Hiking Trail 6.2 NE 1.4 mi. Southeast of Isla Mujeres
Dolphin Discovery Dolphin Encounter Service 6.7 NNE 0.6 mi. West of Isla Mujeres
Hiking Trails Hiking Trail 6.9 NNE 0.7 mi. Northwest of Isla Mujeres
El Farito Lighthouse 7.4 N 1.5 mi. Northwest of Isla Mujeres
Caves And Arches Cave 7.7 N 1.4 mi. North-Northwest of Isla Mujeres
Fisherman's Statue Monument 8.0 N Downtown Isla Mujeres, Isla Mujeres
Lighthouse Lighthouse 8.1 N Downtown Isla Mujeres, Isla Mujeres
Isla Mujeres Cemetery Historical Site 8.1 N Downtown Isla Mujeres, Isla Mujeres
Ixchel Goddess Statue Monument 8.2 N Downtown Isla Mujeres, Isla Mujeres

If you're searching for a place where you can while away some free time, Cinepolis might be the right choice for you. 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 choosing where to book your stay, it's sometimes smart to find out about nearby lodging options in order to get a feel for the region. Readers will be able to find lots of other places to consider prior to making a decision, as this part of Mexico offers travelers a wide selection of resort and hotel options. Consult the following table to find complete details about the booking options located in the area.

Accommodations near Riu Caribe
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Cancun Sunset Lagoon Hotel & Marina 0.1 SSE 5.8 mi. East of Cancun, Mexico
Villas Tacul Boutique Hotel 0.2 ESE 5.9 mi. East of Cancun, Mexico
Hotel Casa Maya 0.3 WNW 5.4 mi. East of Cancun, Mexico
Dos Playas Cancun 0.3 SE 6.0 mi. East-Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
Imperial Laguna Hotel 0.4 SE 6.1 mi. East-Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
Royal Resorts - The Royal Cancun 0.6 W 5.1 mi. East-Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
Hotel Be Live Palm Beach 0.7 W 5.0 mi. East-Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
Oasis Palm Beach 0.7 W 5.0 mi. East-Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
Gran Caribe Real Resort and Suites 0.9 W 4.8 mi. East-Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
Barcelo Costa Cancun 0.9 W 4.8 mi. East-Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
 

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