What's Near Hotel Faro Viejo

Often, finding accommodations within walking distance of a good beach can add a little something extra to your vacation. If you are a fan of the beach, Hotel Faro Viejo is the right spot for you. This lodging is set on the shore, so visitors can spend their whole trip under the sun if they so desire.

Nearby Beaches

Holbox Beach

Naturally, since Hotel Faro Viejo is located right on Holbox Beach, laying out in the sun is a popular pastime here. The main attraction on Holbox, this beach is front and center. Within walking distance of nearly every part of town, you can be sure that you'll visit Holbox Beach at least once during your stay. For travelers who are eager for some variety, there are some additional beaches worth investigating. Click the name of each one in the table to read our detailed article:

Beaches Near Faro Viejo
Beach Distance Direction Location
Punta Coco 1.0 SW Holbox
Holbox Lagoon Beach 1.1 SW Holbox
South Holbox Beach 1.2 SSW Holbox
Isla Pasion Beach 1.5 S Isla de la Pasion
Punta Mosquito 2.3 NE 2.3 mi. Northeast of Holbox, Mexico

One of the most convenient options is Punta Coco. Located on the western edge of the island, Punta Coco is known as one of the best beaches on the island to witness the famed Isla Holbox sunsets.

Nearby Areas

Travelers who are interested to know about the area's important features may be wondering how close (or far) the nearest town or city is from their accommodations. Hotel Faro Viejo is located in Quintana Roo, in Mexico; it's to the northwest of Cancun.

In case you're wondering, the table below provides a list of some areas that are near this hotel.

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Holbox 0.4 SE
Chiquila, Mexico 7.0 SSE

Nearby Attractions

Whale Shark Habitats

This country is sure to provide more than enough types of active pursuits for all kinds of vacationers. Actually, there are a few attractions found very close to the hotel, such as Central Plaza and Whale Shark Habitats. Both of these are exceptional for tourists staying at Hotel Faro Viejo, but the closest is Central Plaza.

To see more info about this or other nearby attractions, check out the table below:

Attractions Near Faro Viejo
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Central Plaza Park 0.2 ENE Downtown Holbox, Holbox
Whale Shark Habitats Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 1.1 N Holbox
Holbox Ecological Preserve Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 1.0 S Holbox
Isla Contoy National Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 37.4 E 20.1 mi. North of Isla Mujeres, Mexico

If you're searching for a place where you can while away some free time, Central Plaza is an alternative worth considering. The center of Downtown Holbox, it is around this park that you will find the majority of restaurants on the island. Within walking distance of nearly everything on the island, Central Plaza Park is a good point of reference to have when moving around town.

Nearby Accommodations

Getting details about nearby hotel booking options is oftentimes a convenient way to get a better feel for the area. Readers will find no shortage of other places to consider nearby, as this section of Mexico plays host to an excellent selection of resort and hotel options. Have a look at the following table for complete details on the lodging possibilities located close-by.

Accommodations near Faro Viejo
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Hotel Zomay Holbox 0.0 W Holbox, Holbox
Puerto Holbox 0.0 N Holbox, Holbox
Holbox Dream 0.1 NE Holbox, Holbox
La Palapa Holbox 0.1 NE 41.7 mi. Northwest of Cancun, Mexico
Villa Flamingos -- -- Holbox, Holbox
Amaite Hotel & Spa 0.2 NE Holbox, Holbox
Hotel Arena 0.2 E Holbox, Holbox
Hotel Casa Barbara 0.3 E Holbox, Holbox
Hotelito Chuuk Kay -- -- Holbox, Holbox
Villa los Mangles -- -- Holbox, Holbox

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