What's Near Barcelo Maya Caribe Resort

Quite often, people decide to vacation in Mexico just to experience the beautiful beaches that the region is so proud of. If you are looking forward to the beach more than anything, Barcelo Maya Caribe Resort is just what you are looking for. This property is set right along the water and sand, so visitors can spend all day every day in the sun if that will make them happy. Beware that there are a lot of people who enjoy this popular section of Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean, making for an active and social scene; keep in mind, though, it gets very congested with people.

Nearby Beaches

Playa X-Puha

Obviously, since Barcelo Maya Caribe Resort sits directly on Playa X-Puha, relaxing on the sand is one of the main attractions here. Sometimes a day spent at the beach is meant to be overfilled with activities, fun, and games. If that is your plan for a day (or more) when you're vacationing in the Mexican Caribbean, Playa X-Puha is for you This beach is a happening place with a huge amount of amenities, dining and shopping opportunities, and even places to rent equipment for watersports.

The closest option is Hard Rock Private Beach.

Nearby Areas

Visitors who are interested to know about what's nearby might want to find out how far—or near—the closest town or city is from their location. Barcelo Maya Caribe Resort is located near Xpu Ha; it's to the northeast of Akumal.

The table below lists some of the areas near Barcelo Maya Caribe Resort.

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Xpu Ha, Mexico 1.5 SW
Puerto Aventuras, Mexico 1.7 ENE
La Gloria, Mexico 2.0 NNE
Akumal, Mexico 7.7 SW
downtown Playa del Carmen, Mexico 14.8 NE
Playa del Carmen, Mexico 15.5 NE
downtown San Miguel, Cozumel 19.0 E
San Miguel, Cozumel 19.3 E
Southern Cozumel, Cozumel 19.5 ESE

Nearby Attractions

Xaman-Ha Aviary

Barcelo Maya Caribe Resort serves as an excellent lodging option for active travelers. There are a great deal of active pursuits to be found when searching from this accommodation. In fact, this section of La Gloria has a lot of spots for vacationers to explore, such as Dolphin Discovery, Cedam Museum, and Jardin Del Eden Cenote. Though there are at least three great attractions nearby, the closest one is Dolphin Discovery.

These provide just a sample of all your options; for more attractions in this area, see those listed in the following table.

Attractions Near Barcelo Maya Caribe
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Dolphin Discovery Zoo 1.4 NE Puerto Aventuras
Cedam Museum Museum 1.4 NE Puerto Aventuras
Jardin Del Eden Cenote Cave 0.4 NW The vicinity of La Gloria
Cristalino Maya Cenote Cave 0.4 NW The vicinity of La Gloria
Kantun Chi Eco Park Park 0.4 NW The vicinity of La Gloria
Tajmahal Cenote Park 1.8 W 1.2 mi. Northwest of Xpu Ha
Puetra del Cielo Historical Site 13.3 NE 2.2 mi. South West of Playa del Carmen
Xaman-Ha Aviary Zoo 13.9 NE 1.6 mi. South West of Playa del Carmen
Xcaret Maya Ruins Historical Site 14.1 NE 1.4 mi. South West of Playa del Carmen
Plaza 28 De Julio Park Park 14.6 NE Downtown Playa del Carmen
El Faro Lighthouse Lighthouse 14.7 NE Downtown Playa del Carmen
Aktun Chen Cave System Cave 9.8 W 6.2 mi. Northwest of Akumal
Jungle Place Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve -- -- 4.4 mi. South West of Akumal
X'Cacel Turtle Conservation Area Zoo 12.3 SW 4.7 mi. South-Southwest of Akumal
Xel Ha Ruins Historical Site 14.0 SW 6.4 mi. South-Southwest of Akumal
Xunaan Ha Cenote Park -- -- 6.5 mi. South West of Akumal

If you're on the lookout for a place where you can while away some free time, Dolphin Discovery could be a good option. Make your vacation of a lifetime even more special by adding some dolphins into the mix. Dolphin Discovery offers a number of possibilities, most ending with guests swimming with the dolphins.

Nearby Accommodations

When you're deciding where to book your stay, it can sometimes be smart to learn more about nearby lodging options in order to get a feel for the region. You will find lots of other destinations to consider before coming to a decision, as this portion of Mexico offers travelers a wide selection of resort and hotel options. Get the details you need about all the area's booking options by reading the following table.

Accommodations near Barcelo Maya Caribe
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Barcelo Maya Beach 0.2 NW The vicinity of La Gloria, Mexico
Barcelo Maya Tropical Beach 0.2 N The vicinity of La Gloria, Mexico
Barcelo Maya Colonial Beach 0.3 NE The vicinity of La Gloria, Mexico
Barcelo Maya Palace Deluxe All Inclusive Resort 0.5 ENE The vicinity of La Gloria, Mexico
Las Palmas 1.0 NE The vicinity of La Gloria, Mexico
Omni Puerto Aventuras Hotel Beach Resort 1.4 NE The vicinity of La Gloria, Mexico
Club de Yates 1.5 ENE The vicinity of La Gloria, Mexico
Hotel La Roca 1.6 ENE The vicinity of La Gloria, Mexico
Dreams All Inclusive Resort 1.7 NE The vicinity of La Gloria, Mexico
Catalonia Yucatan Beach 1.9 NE The vicinity of La Gloria, Mexico
 

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