What's Located Around Grand Cozumel by Occidental

Often, choosing accommodations near a nice beach will ensure that you can take full advantage of the beautiful sand and water here.

Fortunately, Grand Cozumel by Occidental is directly on the water, so you won't have to go out of the way to see one of the most naturally beautiful features of the area. Several guests every year visit this popular area of Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean, setting up an active and social scene; keep in mind, though, it is known to get overly-crowded during the busy season.

Nearby Beaches

Obviously, since Grand Cozumel by Occidental was built directly on Playa Mia, hanging out at the beach is popular with guests staying at this property. 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 guests who want to venture farther away, its not difficult to find another beach to experience. Click on the following names to view a detailed discussion:

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

Visiting areas that are close to your resort can help diversify your itinerary, no matter if you'll just be browsing their markets, or interacting with the locals while on your trip. Grand Cozumel by Occidental is located on the island of Cozumel, it's nine and a half miles (15 and a half kilometers) to the south-southwest of San Miguel.

The table below lists some of the areas near 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

Whether you're intrigued by historical sites or just the natural beauty of sea, you are bound to enjoy the multiple attractions found at several different spots around the area. Although there are not dozens of attractions within walking distance of the resort, you can still experience attractions like Cozumel Reef National Park, which is one of the closest choices.

The following table can provide more details about nearby attractions:

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 searching for an enjoyable experience, Cozumel Reef National Park might be a good choice. 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 choosing where to book your stay, it can sometimes be smart to learn about nearby lodging options as a means to get a feel for the surrounding area. This section of Cozumel houses several additional hotel and resort options to pick from, giving you lots to consider prior to reaching a conclusion. In order to find additional details about lodging options available in the region, consult the following table.

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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