The active and pretty beaches on Cozumel are touted as some of the most anticipated tourist sites that you'll find on the island.
Visitors love that Iberostar Cozumel is right on the water and sand, so you won't have to go far to enjoy the most popular feature in the area.
Obviously, since Iberostar Cozumel is located on Playa Mia, sun bathing 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 travelers who want some variety, its not difficult to find another beach to experience. Click the names below to view our detailed article:
|Playa Palencar||1.1||S||11.0 mi. South-Southwest of San Miguel|
|Paradise Beach||1.4||N||8.8 mi. South West of San Miguel|
|Playa San Fransico||2.0||N||8.2 mi. South West of San Miguel|
|Playa Corona||4.7||N||5.6 mi. South West of San Miguel|
|Albertos Beach||5.0||S||14.1 mi. South of San Miguel|
The nearest one is Playa Palencar. On Cozumel's leeward coast is Playa Palancar. The beach area is located just past a restaurant that specializes in fish dishes.
Visiting areas that are close to your resort can be a nice day trip that brings variety to your trip, no matter if you're just experiencing a night out in the area, or learning more about the area's art and history. Iberostar Cozumel can be found on the southwestern edge of the island of Cozumel; it's ten miles (16 kilometers) to the south-southwest of San Miguel.
The table below lists the areas that are closest to Iberostar Cozumel:
|Southern Cozumel, Cozumel||2.9||SE|
|San Miguel, Cozumel||10.0||NNE|
|downtown San Miguel, Cozumel||10.6||NNE|
|Eastern Cozumel, Cozumel||10.6||ENE|
|Northern Cozumel, Cozumel||14.0||NNE|
|Puerto Aventuras, Mexico||15.7||NW|
|La Gloria, Mexico||16.8||NW|
|Xpu Ha, Mexico||17.1||WNW|
|downtown Playa del Carmen, Mexico||18.0||N|
Considering Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean is a favorite vacation destination, there will be plenty to see and do in this region. Though there are not too many attractions located near the resort, you will be pretty close to Cozumel Reef National Park, which is one of the closest ones.
This option and more are detailed in the following table:
|Cozumel Reef National Park||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||10.5||NNE||San Miguel, Cozumel|
|Cave||--||--||3.7 mi. Northwest of Playa del Carmen, Mexico|
|Dolphin Discovery||Zoo||16.1||NW||Puerto Aventuras, Mexico|
|Cedam Museum||Museum||16.1||NW||Puerto Aventuras, Mexico|
|Jardin Del Eden Cenote||Cave||16.9||WNW||The vicinity of La Gloria, Mexico|
|Cristalino Maya Cenote||Cave||16.9||WNW||The vicinity of La Gloria, Mexico|
If you're looking for somewhere a little different to visit, Cozumel Reef National Park may be just what you're looking for. 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.
When choosing a place to stay, it can often be a good idea to learn about nearby lodging possibilities in order to get a better feel for the area. This section of Cozumel plays host to several additional resorts and hotels to pick from, which will give you plenty to mull over prior to making a decision. In order to get more information about booking possibilities available close-by, view the table below.
|Grand Cozumel by Occidental||0.4||N||9.6 mi. South-Southwest of San Miguel, Cozumel|
|Occidental Allegro Cozumel||0.8||N||9.2 mi. South West of San Miguel, Cozumel|
|Nachi Cocom Beach Club||1.0||N||9.1 mi. South West of San Miguel, Cozumel|
|Sunscape Sabor Cozumel||2.5||N||7.7 mi. South West of San Miguel, Cozumel|
|Reef Club Cozumel||2.5||N||7.7 mi. South West of San Miguel, Cozumel|
|InterContinental Hotels Presidente Cozumel Resort Spa||7.0||NNE||3.2 mi. South West of San Miguel, Cozumel|
|El Cid La Ceiba Beach Hotel||8.3||NNE||2.0 mi. South West of San Miguel, Cozumel|
|Park Royal Cozumel||8.3||NNE||1.9 mi. South West of San Miguel, Cozumel|
|Casa del Mar Cozumel||8.4||NNE||1.9 mi. South West of San Miguel, Cozumel|
|Hotel Casa Del Mar||8.4||NNE||1.9 mi. South West of San Miguel, Cozumel|
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