Playa Uvas is a resort-style beach that doesn't have a resort on property, but a beach house. The beach house is dedicated to providing guests with safe water and land activities along the beach. From snorkeling to sailing, this is the beach you turn to on Cozumel when more than swimming is what you're after.
Situated just outside the heart of the island of Cozumel, Playa Uvas is on the West coast of the island, You might think about stopping by whether or not you're staying very close. Travelers who want to avoid long taxi rides will find that Playa Uvas is a good choice for them. There are so many things to do in the area, as this beach isn't far from the center of the city's action.
The waters of Playa Uvas begin as a clear topaz, and grow into aquamarine then navy colored as the water grows deeper. The sands are blindingly white and lined with beach chairs.
Unfortunately, public restrooms aren't available, though you may be able to use the facilities at a nearby business.
Playa Uvas is always a lovely side-trip when you're in the area. Look for it on the West coast of Cozumel. It is close to, which is one of the attractions close-by.
If you're looking for plenty of activities to keep you or your family busy, this beach isn't far from any of the items in the following table.
|Art Gallery||2.3 mi.||NNE||Cozumel|
|Art Gallery||5.3 mi.||NE||Cozumel|
|Cozumel Country Club||Golf Course||8.1 mi.||NE||Cozumel|
Playa Uvas is in thearea, so exploring the city is a convenient option. Playa Uvas guests hoping to find some additional excitement might want to consider going to San Miguel, which is not far away and is an especially active area of Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean. From the shore, San Miguel isn't far off, maybe four and a half miles (seven kilometers).
The number of other vacationers sharing this coastline can vary widely, depending on when you visit, and how many people have booked nearby hotels. You can generally expect to encounter a fair number of other guests who are staying close by.
Beach-goers trying to find a room near Playa Uvas won't find it very tough, as there are lots of resorts and hotels to choose from in the vicinity. You'll find the closest hotel booking options by viewing what's listed below.
|InterContinental Hotels Presidente Cozumel Resort Spa||1.2 mi.||NNE||Resort|
|El Cid La Ceiba Beach Hotel||2.5 mi.||NNE||Resort|
|Park Royal Cozumel||2.6 mi.||NNE||Resort|
|Casa del Mar Cozumel||2.7 mi.||NNE||Hotel|
|Hotel Casa Del Mar||2.7 mi.||NNE||Hotel|
|Villa Maya||3.1 mi.||NNE||Lodge|
|Villablanca Garden Beach Hotel||3.1 mi.||NNE||Hotel|
|Reef Club Cozumel||3.4 mi.||SSW||Resort|
|Sunscape Sabor Cozumel||3.4 mi.||SSW||Resort|
|Blue Angel Resort||4.0 mi.||NNE||Hotel|
When you start craving an afternoon snack, you'll have some great cuisine to choose from, so you won't have to wander too far away. One of the nearest places to eat is El Caribeño. The restaurant features Mexican food. They are also known for their seafood. You and your group can get to this restaurant and start eating in just a few minutes since it's just a little ways away.
The following table provides a list of nearby restaurants.
|El Caribeño||(987) 872-9500||Mexican||Very Casual||1.2 mi.||NNE|
|Coral Reef Restaurant||--||International||Informal||2.7 mi.||NNE|
|Hard Rock Cafe Cozumel||--||American, International||Very Casual||3.1 mi.||NNE|
|Nemos||(987) 872-0730||Continental||Informal||3.1 mi.||NNE|
|Blue Angel Restaurant||(987) 872-0188||Mexican||Very Casual||4.0 mi.||NNE|
|--||--||Fine Dining||4.2 mi.||NE|
There are other beaches on Cozumel you might like besides Playa Uvas.
Another location you might enjoy is Paradise Beach, a popular beach beloved by tourists. It is located four and a half miles to the south-southwest. If you'd rather try a more private, less popular location, you might enjoy Sunset Beach.
Another sun-drenched spot to consider is Dzul Ha, another great Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean beach site.
While the area offers plenty of picturesque views and exciting attractions, taking a swim at Playa Uvas is certainly a fun way to enjoy the area's natural attractions.
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