What's Close to Villa Maya

Often, people make plans to vacation on Cozumel just for the breath-taking beaches that the island is so well known for.

If you or your group are big beach fans, Villa Maya is just what you are looking for. This property is situated on the water, so visitors can spend all of their time in the sun if that will make them happy. Several guests every year frequent this popular spot in Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean, making for an active and social scene; keep in mind, though, it gets a little too crowded for some visitors' tastes.

Nearby Beaches

Naturally, since Villa Maya is located on Sunset Beach, relaxing on the sand is popular with guests staying at this property. Set on the beautiful west coast of Cozumel, Sunset Beach is indeed a wonderful place to cozy up in the sand and watch the sunset. In the hours leading up to the sunset, however, visitors can spend their day swimming, sailing, and sunning. For travelers who are willing to venture off site, there are some additional beaches worth investigating. Click the name of each one in the table to view a detailed page:

Beaches Near Villa Maya
Beach Distance Direction Location
Dzul Ha 2.0 SW 3.4 mi. South West of San Miguel
Playa Uvas 3.1 SSW 4.4 mi. South West of San Miguel
Playa Corona 4.3 SW 5.6 mi. South West of San Miguel

Dzul Ha is closest to these accommodations. Dzul-Ha, pronounced Zool-Ha, is known as one of the best beaches on Cozumel for snorkeling. This is really saying something for an island that attracts droves of tourists specifically to swim the reefs.

Nearby Areas

Guests seeking to learn a bit more about what's in the surrounding area may be wondering how close (or far) the closest town or city is from their accommodations. Villa Maya lies near the middle of the island of Cozumel; it is 1.5 miles to the west-southwest of San Miguel.

The areas that are closest to Villa Maya are listed in the table below:

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
San Miguel, Cozumel 1.5 ENE
downtown San Miguel, Cozumel 1.8 NE
Northern Cozumel, Cozumel 5.3 NE
Eastern Cozumel, Cozumel 6.5 ESE
Southern Cozumel, Cozumel 9.8 S
downtown Playa del Carmen, Mexico 11.7 NW
Playa del Carmen, Mexico 11.9 NW
Puerto Aventuras, Mexico 16.4 W
La Gloria, Mexico 17.1 W

Nearby Attractions

Cozumel Reef National Park

This destination is certain to offer more than enough types of fun activities for every type of traveler. While this area may not boast many attractions within close proximity to the lodge, you can still explore attractions like Cozumel Reef National Park, which is one of the closest choices.

This and other nearby options are displayed below.

Attractions Near Villa Maya
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Cozumel Reef National Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 1.6 NNE San Miguel, Cozumel
Chac Tun Cave Tour/ Paintball City Cave -- -- 3.7 mi. Northwest of Playa del Carmen, Mexico
Dolphin Discovery Zoo 16.8 W Puerto Aventuras, Mexico
Cedam Museum Museum 16.8 W Puerto Aventuras, Mexico
Jardin Del Eden Cenote Cave 18.1 W The vicinity of La Gloria, Mexico
Cristalino Maya Cenote Cave 18.1 W The vicinity of La Gloria, Mexico

If you're on the lookout for somewhere interesting to go, Cozumel Reef National Park could be a good option. 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 deciding where to stay, it is often a good idea to learn about nearby accommodations in order to get a feel for the area. Readers can find no shortage of other places to learn about in the region, as this part of Cozumel offers guests a terrific selection of resorts and hotels to choose from. To find additional information on the booking possibilities available nearby, view the table below.

Accommodations near Villa Maya
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Villablanca Garden Beach Hotel 0.0 N 1.5 mi. West-Southwest of San Miguel, Cozumel
Hotel Casa Del Mar 0.4 SSW 1.9 mi. South West of San Miguel, Cozumel
Casa del Mar Cozumel 0.4 SSW 1.9 mi. South West of San Miguel, Cozumel
Park Royal Cozumel 0.6 SSW 1.9 mi. South West of San Miguel, Cozumel
El Cid La Ceiba Beach Hotel 0.6 SW 2.0 mi. South West of San Miguel, Cozumel
Blue Angel Resort 0.9 NNE San Miguel, Cozumel
Scuba Club Cozumel 0.9 NNE San Miguel, Cozumel
Suites Colonial -- -- San Miguel, Cozumel
Cozumel Palace 1.2 NNE San Miguel, Cozumel
Hotel Barracuda 1.4 NNE Downtown San Miguel, Cozumel

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