What's Near Villas Marlin

The inviting beaches in Mexico are considered the most enticing outdoor sights in the region. Fortunately, this property is located right on the water and sand, so you won't need to go very far to enjoy the most popular feature in the area.

Nearby Beaches

Playa Marlin

Obviously, since Villas Marlin sits directly on Playa Marlin, relaxing at the water's edge is one of the main attractions here. 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 guests who are eager for some variety, the following options each offer something a little different. Click on the names below to read our detailed article:

Beaches Near Villas Marlin
Beach Distance Direction Location
Playa Ballenas 0.9 SSW 7.9 mi. Southeast of Cancun
Playa Chacmool 1.7 NNE 7.5 mi. East-Southeast of Cancun
Playa Caracol 2.4 NNE 7.0 mi. South of Isla Mujeres
Playa Tortugas 2.4 N 6.8 mi. South of Isla Mujeres
Playa Delfines 2.5 SSW 8.6 mi. Southeast of Cancun
Playa Langosta 3.1 NNW 5.3 mi. East of Cancun
Playa Linda 3.4 NW 4.6 mi. East-Southeast of Cancun
Playa Las Perlas 4.4 NW 3.9 mi. East of Cancun
Punta Nizuc 5.0 S 10.6 mi. South-Southeast of Cancun

Playa Ballenas is closest to these accommodations. 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 aren't ready to book their rooms before learning about what else is in the area might want to find out how far—or near—the neighboring town or city is from their location. Villas Marlin is found in Cancun Beach Hotel Zone, a neighborhood in Mexico; it's 7.6 miles to the southeast of Cancun.

The following table contains a listing of areas near Villas Marlin:

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
downtown Cancun, Mexico 5.8 NW
Puerto Juarez, Mexico 6.2 NNW
Cancun, Mexico 7.6 NW
Sac Bajo, Mexico 8.3 NNE
Colonias, Isla Mujeres 9.1 N
Isla Mujeres 9.2 N
Downtown Isla Mujeres, Isla Mujeres 10.9 N
Riviera Cancun, Mexico 15.5 SSW
Puerto Morelos, Mexico 19.1 SSW

Nearby Attractions

Interactive Aquarium Cancun

Villas Marlin makes for a great locale for active vacationers. There are an abundance of fun activities to be enjoyed when exploring near this accommodation. You will find that this particular part of Cancun claims a number of exciting attractions, including Cinepolis, Parque De Las Palapas, and Iglesia de Cristo Rey. The closest of the three is Cinepolis.

These provide just a sample of all your options; for more attractions in this area, see those named in the following table.

Attractions Near Villas Marlin
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Cinepolis Movie Theater 5.0 NW Downtown Cancun, Mexico
Parque De Las Palapas Park 5.7 NW Downtown Cancun, Mexico
Iglesia de Cristo Rey Historical Site 5.8 NW Downtown Cancun, Mexico
Movie Theatre Movie Theater 5.9 NW Downtown Cancun, Mexico
Movie Theater Cancun Movie Theater 0.5 N 7.3 mi. Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
Interactive Aquarium Cancun Aquarium 0.5 N 7.3 mi. Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
Movie Theatre Movie Theater 0.6 N 7.3 mi. Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
Kids Park Benito Juarez Park 6.1 NW Downtown Cancun, Mexico
Pepe's Tigres Zoo 2.5 N 6.1 mi. East-Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
Yamil Lu'um Mayan Ruin Historical Site 0.6 NNE 7.5 mi. Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
Ruinas del Rey Historical Site 3.2 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 6.3 SW 10.2 mi. South of Cancun, Mexico
Delphinus Dolphin Swim Dolphin Encounter Service 2.7 NE 6.7 mi. South of Isla Mujeres, Mexico
Punta Nizuc National Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 5.1 S 10.7 mi. South-Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
El Meco Mayan Ruins Historical Site 7.9 NNW 4.8 mi. Northeast of Cancun, Mexico
Garrafon Reef Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 7.7 NNE 2.1 mi. South-Southeast of Isla Mujeres
Punta Sur Lighthouse Lighthouse 7.7 NNE 2.3 mi. Southeast of Isla Mujeres
Ekab Maya Ruin Historical Site 7.7 NNE 2.5 mi. Southeast of Isla Mujeres
Pirate Mundaca Park Park 8.4 N Sac Bajo, Mexico
Bluffs Trail Hiking Trail 8.3 NNE 1.4 mi. Southeast of Isla Mujeres
Dolphin Discovery Dolphin Encounter Service 9.2 N 0.6 mi. West of Isla Mujeres
Hiking Trails Hiking Trail 9.5 N 0.7 mi. Northwest of Isla Mujeres
El Farito Lighthouse 10.0 N 1.5 mi. Northwest of Isla Mujeres
Caves And Arches Cave 10.3 N 1.4 mi. North-Northwest of Isla Mujeres
Fisherman's Statue Monument 10.7 N Downtown Isla Mujeres, Isla Mujeres
Lighthouse Lighthouse 10.7 N Downtown Isla Mujeres, Isla Mujeres
Isla Mujeres Cemetery Historical Site 10.8 N Downtown Isla Mujeres, Isla Mujeres
Ixchel Goddess Statue Monument 10.8 N Downtown Isla Mujeres, Isla Mujeres

If you're on the lookout for a place where you can while away some free time, Cinepolis might be 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.

Nearby Accommodations

When you're choosing a location to stay in, it's sometimes helpful to learn more about nearby accommodation options as a way to get a feel for the area. You'll be able to find no shortage of other destinations to learn about nearby, as this portion of Mexico plays host to an impressive range of resort and hotel options. Consult the following table to get a complete list of the lodging possibilities you'll find in the area.

Accommodations near Villas Marlin
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Aloft Cancun 0.1 SW 7.5 mi. Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
Tucancun Beach Resort & Villas 0.1 S 7.6 mi. Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
Casa Turquesa Boutique Hotel 0.2 SSW 7.6 mi. Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
Royal Sands 0.3 SW 7.6 mi. Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
Live Aqua Cancun 0.3 N 7.5 mi. Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
Suites Costa Blanca 0.5 N 7.3 mi. Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
Park Royal Piramides Cancun 0.6 NNE 7.4 mi. Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
Ritz-Carlton Cancun 0.7 SSW 7.8 mi. Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
Melia Turquesa 0.8 NNE 7.4 mi. East-Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
ME Cancun Resort 0.8 NNE 7.4 mi. East-Southeast of Cancun, Mexico
 

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