What's Located Around Hotel Faro Viejo

Many times, choosing accommodations within walking distance of a good beach will ensure that you get to experience the beach as often as you like.

If you are a big beach fan, Hotel Faro Viejo is set in the perfect location for you. This site is set right on the water, so visitors can spend all day every day soaking up the sun if that is what they want to do.

Nearby Beaches

Holbox Beach

Needless to say, since Hotel Faro Viejo is located right on Holbox Beach, relaxing on the sand is one of the main attractions 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 those who are willing to venture off site, its not difficult to find another beach to experience. Click on the names below to view a detailed discussion:

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

The most convenient one to visit 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

Visitors who are hesitant to book their accommodations before learning about what's nearby might want to know how many miles the closest town or city is from their location. Hotel Faro Viejo is located on the northern side of Quintana Roo, in Mexico; it is to the northwest of Cancun.

In case you're curious, the following table provides a list of some of the areas 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

There are so many way to stay active in Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean, and you won't be at a loss for things to see and do all across the area. You might be especially interested in the attractions located very near to the hotel, such as Central Plaza and Whale Shark Habitats. Both locales are exceptional for guests staying at Hotel Faro Viejo, but the closest is Central Plaza.

This option and more are detailed in the following table:

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 looking for an enjoyable experience, Central Plaza might be what the doctor ordered. 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 an easy way to get a better feel for the surrounding area. You will be able to find no shortage of other properties to look at prior to making a decision, as this portion of Mexico offers guests a sweeping variety of hotels and resorts to pick from. Consult the table below for a complete listing of booking options that are found in the area.

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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