What's Located Around The Royal Islander

Often, choosing a hotel located near a nice beach can make your trip to this area even more special. Visitors love that The Royal Islander is located directly on the water, so you won't need to go very far to enjoy what makes the region so popular.

Nearby Beaches

Playa Delfines

Obviously, since The Royal Islander is located on Playa Delfines, spending time at the shore is popular with guests staying at this property. Rough waves make swimming and some watersports too dangerous in this region, but there are still a number of beachside activities at the Playa Delfines for vacationers to enjoy. These rarely frequented sands are a great place for a game of beach volleyball or football. For vacationers who want some variety, the following options each offer something a little different. Clicking on each link below allows you to see more details:

Beaches Near The Royal Islander
Beach Distance Direction Location
Playa Ballenas 1.5 NNE 7.9 mi. Southeast of Cancun
Playa Marlin 2.5 NNE 7.6 mi. Southeast of Cancun
Punta Nizuc 2.7 S 10.6 mi. South-Southeast of Cancun
Playa Chacmool 4.1 NNE 7.5 mi. East-Southeast of Cancun
Playa Caracol 4.7 NNE 7.0 mi. South of Isla Mujeres
Playa Tortugas 4.7 N 6.8 mi. South of Isla Mujeres

Playa Ballenas is the closest choice to consider near The Royal Islander. 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.

Nearby Areas

Travelers who'd like some more information about the surrounding area's offerings might want to find out how far—or near—the closest town or city is from their location. The Royal Islander is found in Cancun Beach Hotel Zone, a neighborhood in Mexico; it is eight and a half miles (13 and a half kilometers) to the southeast of Cancun.

The table below lists some of the areas near The Royal Islander.

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
downtown Cancun, Mexico 6.9 NW
Puerto Juarez, Mexico 7.9 N
Cancun, Mexico 8.5 NW
Sac Bajo, Mexico 10.7 NNE
Colonias, Isla Mujeres 11.5 N
Isla Mujeres 11.6 N
Riviera Cancun, Mexico 13.1 SSW
Downtown Isla Mujeres, Isla Mujeres 13.2 N
Puerto Morelos, Mexico 16.7 SSW

Nearby Attractions

Interactive Aquarium Cancun

Tourists seeking thrilling outdoor activities while visiting Mexico will quickly learn that The Royal Islander makes an exceptional starting point for their daily excursions. In fact, this particular region boasts plenty of places for travelers to explore, like Cinepolis, Parque De Las Palapas, and Iglesia de Cristo Rey. Of the three nearby attractions, the closest is Cinepolis.

When it comes to finding area attractions that are just right for your family, it's best to know all your options, like those listed in the following table.

Attractions Near The Royal Islander
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Cinepolis Movie Theater 6.2 NNW Downtown Cancun, Mexico
Parque De Las Palapas Park 7.1 NNW Downtown Cancun, Mexico
Iglesia de Cristo Rey Historical Site 7.1 NNW Downtown Cancun, Mexico
Movie Theatre Movie Theater 7.3 NNW Downtown Cancun, Mexico
Movie Theater Cancun Movie Theater 2.9 N 7.3 mi. Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
Interactive Aquarium Cancun Aquarium 2.8 NNE 7.3 mi. Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
Movie Theatre Movie Theater 3.0 N 7.3 mi. Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
Kids Park Benito Juarez Park 7.5 NNW Downtown Cancun, Mexico
Pepe's Tigres Zoo 4.7 N 6.1 mi. East-Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
Yamil Lu'um Mayan Ruin Historical Site 3.0 NNE 7.5 mi. Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
Ruinas del Rey Historical Site 0.8 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 4.0 SW 10.2 mi. South of Cancun, Mexico
Delphinus Dolphin Swim Dolphin Encounter Service 5.1 NNE 6.7 mi. South of Isla Mujeres, Mexico
Punta Nizuc National Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 2.8 S 10.7 mi. South-Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
El Meco Mayan Ruins Historical Site 9.9 N 4.8 mi. Northeast of Cancun, Mexico
Garrafon Reef Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 10.1 NNE 2.1 mi. South-Southeast of Isla Mujeres
Punta Sur Lighthouse Lighthouse 10.1 NNE 2.3 mi. Southeast of Isla Mujeres
Ekab Maya Ruin Historical Site 10.0 NNE 2.5 mi. Southeast of Isla Mujeres
Pirate Mundaca Park Park 10.8 NNE Sac Bajo, Mexico
Bluffs Trail Hiking Trail 10.7 NNE 1.4 mi. Southeast of Isla Mujeres
Dolphin Discovery Dolphin Encounter Service 11.6 N 0.6 mi. West of Isla Mujeres
Hiking Trails Hiking Trail 11.8 N 0.7 mi. Northwest of Isla Mujeres
El Farito Lighthouse 12.3 N 1.5 mi. Northwest of Isla Mujeres
Caves And Arches Cave 12.6 N 1.4 mi. North-Northwest of Isla Mujeres
Fisherman's Statue Monument 13.0 N Downtown Isla Mujeres, Isla Mujeres
Lighthouse Lighthouse 13.0 N Downtown Isla Mujeres, Isla Mujeres
Isla Mujeres Cemetery Historical Site 13.1 N Downtown Isla Mujeres, Isla Mujeres
Ixchel Goddess Statue Monument 13.1 N Downtown Isla Mujeres, Isla Mujeres
Crococun Zoo Zoo 14.8 SSW 2.5 mi. North of Puerto Morelos, Mexico

If you're on the lookout for a chance to see something a little different, Cinepolis might be just right 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

Learning about nearby booking options is oftentimes an easy way to get a feel for the area. Readers will be able to find lots of other destinations to look at before coming to a decision, as this part of Mexico offers travelers a wide range of resorts and hotels to choose from. Consult the table below to get a full list of hotel booking possibilities you can find in the area.

Accommodations near The Royal Islander
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Royal Caribbean 0.1 NNE 8.4 mi. Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
Golden Parnassus 0.1 SW 8.5 mi. Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
Iberostar Cancun All Inclusive 0.2 S 8.6 mi. Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
Omni Cancun Hotel & Villas 0.3 N 8.3 mi. Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
Oasis Cancun All-inclusive 0.5 NNE 8.2 mi. Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
El Pueblito Beach Hotel 0.9 S 9.0 mi. Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
Gran Melia Cancun 1.0 NNE 8.0 mi. Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
Crown Paradise Club Cancun (All-Inclusive) 1.0 S 9.1 mi. Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
Golden Crown Paradise Spa 1.0 S 9.1 mi. Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
GR Caribe Cancun 1.1 S 9.2 mi. Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
 

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