Sometimes landing accommodations near a nice beach can make your trip to this area even more special.
Luckily, this property is on the water, so you won't have to go very far to see what makes the area so special. The beach on this property enjoy the perfect amount of harmony as far as crowds; it is located not far off from attractions in Cancun, yet cultivates an atmosphere that isn't too crowded or hectic.
Needless to say, since Royal Sands is located right on Playa Marlin, hanging out at the beach is popular with guests staying at this property. 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. For vacationers who are eager for some variety, the following options each offer something a little different. Clicking on each link below allows you to see more details:
|Playa Ballenas||0.6||S||7.9 mi. Southeast of Cancun|
|Playa Chacmool||2.0||NNE||7.5 mi. East-Southeast of Cancun|
|Playa Delfines||2.2||SSW||8.6 mi. Southeast of Cancun|
|Playa Tortugas||2.7||N||6.8 mi. South of Isla Mujeres|
|Playa Caracol||2.7||NNE||7.0 mi. South of Isla Mujeres|
|Playa Langosta||3.3||N||5.3 mi. East of Cancun|
|Playa Linda||3.5||NNW||4.6 mi. East-Southeast of Cancun|
|Playa Las Perlas||4.5||NNW||3.9 mi. East of Cancun|
|Punta Nizuc||4.7||S||10.6 mi. South-Southeast of Cancun|
One of the closest picks is Playa Ballenas. 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.
Vacationers who are interested in finding out more about what else is in the area might want to know how many miles the nearest town or city is from their location. Royal Sands is located in Cancun Beach Hotel Zone, a neighborhood in Mexico; it is seven and a half miles (12 kilometers) to the southeast of Cancun.
Below are the names of some of the neighborhoods and towns located within a short distance of Royal Sands.
|downtown Cancun, Mexico||5.8||NW|
|Puerto Juarez, Mexico||6.3||NNW|
|Sac Bajo, Mexico||8.6||NNE|
|Colonias, Isla Mujeres||9.4||N|
|Downtown Isla Mujeres, Isla Mujeres||11.1||N|
|Riviera Cancun, Mexico||15.2||SSW|
|Puerto Morelos, Mexico||18.8||SSW|
Vacationers who want to be in the middle of the action while vacationing in Mexico will find that Royal Sands makes an exceptional starting point for their daily excursions. In fact, this region is simply full of places for travelers to explore, including Cinepolis, Parque De Las Palapas, and . Though there are at least three great attractions nearby, the closest one is Cinepolis.
If these attractions don't interest you, you'll find a number of other choices nearby; the closest to this property are named in the following table.
|Cinepolis||Movie Theater||5.1||NW||Downtown Cancun, Mexico|
|Parque De Las Palapas||Park||5.8||NW||Downtown Cancun, Mexico|
|Historical Site||5.8||NW||Downtown Cancun, Mexico|
|Movie Theater||6.0||NW||Downtown Cancun, Mexico|
|Movie Theater||0.8||N||7.3 mi. Southeast of Cancun, Mexico|
|Interactive Aquarium Cancun||Aquarium||0.8||N||7.3 mi. Southeast of Cancun, Mexico|
|Movie Theater||0.9||N||7.3 mi. Southeast of Cancun, Mexico|
|Park||6.2||NW||Downtown Cancun, Mexico|
|Zoo||2.8||N||6.1 mi. East-Southeast of Cancun, Mexico|
|Yamil Lu'um Mayan Ruin||Historical Site||0.9||NNE||7.5 mi. Southeast of Cancun, Mexico|
|Ruinas del Rey||Historical Site||2.9||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||6.0||SW||10.2 mi. South of Cancun, Mexico|
|Delphinus Dolphin Swim||Dolphin Encounter Service||3.0||NE||6.7 mi. South of Isla Mujeres, Mexico|
|Punta Nizuc National Park||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||4.8||S||10.7 mi. South-Southeast of Cancun, Mexico|
|El Meco Mayan Ruins||Historical Site||8.1||N||4.8 mi. Northeast of Cancun, Mexico|
|Garrafon Reef Park||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||8.0||NNE||2.1 mi. South-Southeast of Isla Mujeres|
|Punta Sur Lighthouse||Lighthouse||8.0||NNE||2.3 mi. Southeast of Isla Mujeres|
|Ekab Maya Ruin||Historical Site||8.0||NNE||2.5 mi. Southeast of Isla Mujeres|
|Park||8.7||N||Sac Bajo, Mexico|
|Hiking Trail||8.6||NNE||1.4 mi. Southeast of Isla Mujeres|
|Dolphin Discovery||Dolphin Encounter Service||9.5||N||0.6 mi. West of Isla Mujeres|
|Hiking Trail||9.8||N||0.7 mi. Northwest of Isla Mujeres|
|Lighthouse||10.3||N||1.5 mi. Northwest of Isla Mujeres|
|Cave||10.6||N||1.4 mi. North-Northwest of Isla Mujeres|
|Monument||11.0||N||Downtown Isla Mujeres, Isla Mujeres|
|Lighthouse||11.0||N||Downtown Isla Mujeres, Isla Mujeres|
|Isla Mujeres Cemetery||Historical Site||11.1||N||Downtown Isla Mujeres, Isla Mujeres|
|Monument||11.1||N||Downtown Isla Mujeres, Isla Mujeres|
If you're on the lookout for a chance to see something a little different, Cinepolis may be just what you're looking for. 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.
Getting info about nearby hotel booking possibilities is oftentimes a good means of getting a feel for the surrounding area. You can find no shortage of additional places to consider in the vicinity, as this section of Mexico has an excellent variety of resorts and hotels to choose from. In order to find additional information on the hotel booking options available nearby, view the following table.
|Casa Turquesa Boutique Hotel||0.1||NE||7.6 mi. Southeast of Cancun, Mexico|
|Tucancun Beach Resort & Villas||0.2||NE||7.6 mi. Southeast of Cancun, Mexico|
|Aloft Cancun||0.2||NNE||7.5 mi. Southeast of Cancun, Mexico|
|Ritz-Carlton Cancun||0.4||S||7.8 mi. Southeast of Cancun, Mexico|
|Great Parnassus Resort And Spa||0.5||S||7.8 mi. Southeast of Cancun, Mexico|
|Le Meridien Cancun Resort & Spa||0.6||SSW||7.8 mi. Southeast of Cancun, Mexico|
|Live Aqua Cancun||0.6||NNE||7.5 mi. Southeast of Cancun, Mexico|
|Hard Rock Hotel Cancun||0.7||SSW||7.8 mi. Southeast of Cancun, Mexico|
|JW Marriott Cancun Resort and Spa||0.8||SSW||7.9 mi. Southeast of Cancun, Mexico|
|0.8||N||7.3 mi. Southeast of Cancun, Mexico|
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