What's Located Around Sandos Playacar Beach Resort

Sometimes choosing accommodations near the beach will ensure that you can take full advantage of the beautiful sand and water here.

If you or your group are big beach fans, Sandos Playacar Beach Resort is set in the perfect location for you. This property is located right on the water, so guests can spend all of their time soaking up the sun if that is what they want to do. This beach is a busy site, so it is perfect for beach-goers that want to be amongst a lot of people.

Nearby Beaches

Playa del Carmen

Obviously, since Sandos Playacar Beach Resort sits directly on Playa del Carmen, hanging out at the beach is one of the main attractions here. Set in a resort town of the same name, Playa del Carmen is one of the most popular beaches in the Maya Riviera. Just south of Cancun, the beach is not only known for its gorgeous tropical scenery, but the wealth of activities than guests can partake in, such as snorkeling and other water sports, fishing, beach volleyball, sunbathing, and more.

Nearby Areas

Paying a visit to the towns or communities located closest to your resort can add a little variety to your vacation schedule, no matter if you're just experiencing a night out in the area, or sampling some of the region's most amazing cuisine. Sandos Playacar Beach Resort is located toward the southwestern outskirts of Playa del Carmen.

The following table contains a listing of areas near Sandos Playacar Beach Resort:

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
downtown Playa del Carmen, Mexico 2.2 NE
La Gloria, Mexico 10.8 SW
Puerto Aventuras, Mexico 10.9 SW
downtown San Miguel, Cozumel 11.2 SE
San Miguel, Cozumel 12.0 SE
Northern Cozumel, Cozumel 12.1 ESE
Xpu Ha, Mexico 14.0 SW
Cozumel 15.7 SE

Nearby Attractions

El Faro Lighthouse

Vacationers in search of plenty of activities during their stay in Mexico will find that Sandos Playacar Beach Resort is in a fascinating area with a number of sights. You will soon notice that this area has countless opportunities for exploration, including Plaza 28 De Julio Park, El Faro Lighthouse, and Xcaret Maya Ruins. Of the three nearby attractions, the closest is Plaza 28 De Julio Park.

Still more attractions, within the vicinity of the lodging, are named in the following table.

Attractions Near Sandos Playacar
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Plaza 28 De Julio Park Park 2.2 NE Downtown Playa del Carmen
El Faro Lighthouse Lighthouse 2.2 NE Downtown Playa del Carmen
Xcaret Maya Ruins Historical Site 1.5 NE 1.4 mi. South West of Playa del Carmen
Xaman-Ha Aviary Zoo 1.4 NE 1.6 mi. South West of Playa del Carmen
Puetra del Cielo Historical Site 1.0 N 2.2 mi. South West of Playa del Carmen
Chac Tun Cave Tour/ Paintball City Cave -- -- 3.7 mi. Northwest of Playa del Carmen
Dolphin Discovery Zoo 11.1 SW Puerto Aventuras
Cedam Museum Museum 11.2 SW Puerto Aventuras
Jardin Del Eden Cenote Cave 12.5 SW The vicinity of La Gloria
Cristalino Maya Cenote Cave 12.6 SW The vicinity of La Gloria
Kantun Chi Eco Park Park 12.6 SW The vicinity of La Gloria
Tajmahal Cenote Park 14.0 SW 1.2 mi. Northwest of Xpu Ha

If you're on the lookout for somewhere a little different to visit, El Faro Lighthouse is an alternative worth considering. Located in Marina Vallartas is the 110-foot tall lighthouse called "El Faro," which translates to "the Lighthouse." This spot is popular amongst tourists because the trek to the top of the tower results in an opportunity to listen to live music and gab a few drinks in a circular lounge.

Nearby Accommodations

When choosing where to book your stay, it's sometimes worthwhile to learn about nearby lodging possibilities as a means to get a feel for the region. You'll find lots of other destinations to think about nearby, as this part of Mexico offers travelers a wide variety of hotel and resort options. Find out about all the surrounding area's hotel booking possibilities by checking the following table.

Accommodations near Sandos Playacar
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Sandos Playacar Beach Resort & Spa 0.0 W 3.0 mi. South West of Playa del Carmen, Mexico
Iberostar Tucan 0.1 NE 2.9 mi. South West of Playa del Carmen, Mexico
Iberostar Quetzal 0.2 N 2.8 mi. South West of Playa del Carmen, Mexico
Hotel Riu Yucatan 0.3 NNE 2.7 mi. South West of Playa del Carmen, Mexico
Hotel Riu Palace Mexico 0.4 NNE 2.6 mi. South West of Playa del Carmen, Mexico
ClubHotel Riu Tequila 0.4 N 2.6 mi. South West of Playa del Carmen, Mexico
Hotel Riu Playacar 0.5 NNE 2.5 mi. South West of Playa del Carmen, Mexico
Royal Hideaway Playacar by Occidental 0.6 NE 2.4 mi. South West of Playa del Carmen, Mexico
Occidental Allegro Playacar 0.7 NE 2.3 mi. South West of Playa del Carmen, Mexico
Riu Lupita All Inclusive 0.7 N 2.4 mi. South West of Playa del Carmen, Mexico
 

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