What's Located Around Grand Cozumel by Occidental

Many people choose to visit Cozumel knowing that they'll get to see the amazing beaches that the island is famous for.

If you are a fan of the beach, Grand Cozumel by Occidental is just what you are looking for. This lodging is located right along the water and sand, so vacationers can spend every day under the sun if they so desire. The beach on this property is a busy spot, which is great for vacationers that want to be surrounded by other beach-lovers.

Nearby Beaches

Naturally, since Grand Cozumel by Occidental is positioned directly on Playa Mia, spending time at the shore is one of the main attractions here. Those visiting Playa Mia will never be at a loss for things to do. This popular stretch of beach was known as Playa Del Sol until a legal dispute led the proprietors to change the name. For travelers who are eager for some variety, there are some additional beaches worth investigating. Click on the names below to read our detailed article:

Beaches Near Grand Cozumel
Beach Distance Direction Location
Paradise Beach 0.9 N 8.8 mi. South West of San Miguel
Playa Palencar 1.5 S 11.0 mi. South-Southwest of San Miguel
Playa San Fransico 1.6 N 8.2 mi. South West of San Miguel
Playa Corona 4.2 N 5.6 mi. South West of San Miguel

The most obvious one to visit is Paradise Beach. Set on the west coast of Cozumel, Paradise Beach is aptly named. Its tropical tranquility and unparalleled beauty makes this beach the place that vacation dreams of made of.

Nearby Areas

Paying a visit to the towns or communities located closest to your resort can help diversify your itinerary, whether you're marveling at the region's untouched natural beauty, or interacting with the locals while on your trip. Grand Cozumel by Occidental can be found on the southwestern part of the island of Cozumel; it's nine and a half miles (15 and a half kilometers) to the south-southwest of San Miguel.

Below are the names of some of the neighborhoods and towns located within a short distance of Grand Cozumel by Occidental.

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Southern Cozumel, Cozumel 3.1 SE
San Miguel, Cozumel 9.6 NNE
downtown San Miguel, Cozumel 10.2 NNE
Eastern Cozumel, Cozumel 10.3 ENE
Northern Cozumel, Cozumel 13.6 NNE
Puerto Aventuras, Mexico 15.5 NW
La Gloria, Mexico 16.6 NW
Xpu Ha, Mexico 17.0 WNW
downtown Playa del Carmen, Mexico 17.6 N

Nearby Attractions

Cozumel Reef National Park

This destination is sure to offer plenty of active pursuits for everyone, from the most laid back to the most active visitor. While there may not be too many attractions located near the resort, vacationers can still check out attractions like Cozumel Reef National Park, which is one of the closest to the accommodation.

This and other nearby options are displayed below.

Attractions Near Grand Cozumel
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Cozumel Reef National Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 10.1 NNE San Miguel, Cozumel
Chac Tun Cave Tour/ Paintball City Cave -- -- 3.7 mi. Northwest of Playa del Carmen, Mexico
Dolphin Discovery Zoo 15.9 NW Puerto Aventuras, Mexico
Cedam Museum Museum 15.9 NW Puerto Aventuras, Mexico
Jardin Del Eden Cenote Cave 16.8 WNW The vicinity of La Gloria, Mexico
Cristalino Maya Cenote Cave 16.8 WNW The vicinity of La Gloria, Mexico

If you're looking for an interesting place to visit, Cozumel Reef National Park is an option worth considering. Cozumel Reefs National Park was dubbed a protected area in 1996 and within its barriers are located 85 percent of the island's dive sites.

Nearby Accommodations

When you're deciding where to stay, it is often helpful to learn more about nearby accommodations as a means to better understand the area. This section of Cozumel plays host to quite a few additional resorts and hotels to choose from, which will give you lots to consider before coming to a conclusion. The table that follows shows all the lodging options available close-by.

Accommodations near Grand Cozumel
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Occidental Allegro Cozumel 0.4 N 9.2 mi. South West of San Miguel, Cozumel
Iberostar Cozumel 0.4 S 10.0 mi. South-Southwest of San Miguel, Cozumel
Nachi Cocom Beach Club 0.6 N 9.1 mi. South West of San Miguel, Cozumel
Sunscape Sabor Cozumel 2.0 N 7.7 mi. South West of San Miguel, Cozumel
Reef Club Cozumel 2.0 N 7.7 mi. South West of San Miguel, Cozumel
InterContinental Hotels Presidente Cozumel Resort Spa 6.5 NNE 3.2 mi. South West of San Miguel, Cozumel
El Cid La Ceiba Beach Hotel 7.8 NNE 2.0 mi. South West of San Miguel, Cozumel
Park Royal Cozumel 7.9 NNE 1.9 mi. South West of San Miguel, Cozumel
Casa del Mar Cozumel 8.0 NNE 1.9 mi. South West of San Miguel, Cozumel
Hotel Casa Del Mar 8.0 NNE 1.9 mi. South West of San Miguel, Cozumel

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