What's Located Around Grand Coco Bay

Often, people make plans to spend their vacations in Mexico knowing that they'll get to see the sparkling beaches that the island is famous for.

Luckily, this property is located right on the water and sand, so you won't need to go very far to experience first hand what makes the area such a popular vacation destination.

Nearby Beaches

Of course, since Grand Coco Bay sits directly on El Faro, laying out in the sun is a popular pastime here. El Faro Beach is a part of a much larger stretch of sand along the coast in Playa del Carmen. With several hotel properties set right on the beach, you can always expect this spot to be busy.

Nearby Areas

Stopping by a community or town near your resort can help you get out of your comfort zone to experience something a little different, whether you'll be exploring the area's exciting nightlife, or sampling authentic cuisine with the locals. Grand Coco Bay is found in the heart of Playa del Carmen.

The table below lists some of the areas near Grand Coco Bay.

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
downtown Playa del Carmen, Mexico 1.0 SW
Northern Cozumel, Cozumel 11.2 SE
downtown San Miguel, Cozumel 11.3 SE
San Miguel, Cozumel 12.2 SE
La Gloria, Mexico 14.0 SW
Puerto Aventuras, Mexico 14.1 SW
Cozumel 15.8 SE
Xpu Ha, Mexico 17.2 SW

Nearby Attractions

El Faro Lighthouse

Travelers who are looking to try exciting activities during their trip to Mexico will quickly learn that Grand Coco Bay is in a great location for being active. As a matter of fact, this region is simply full of places for travelers to explore, like Plaza 28 De Julio Park, El Faro Lighthouse, and Xcaret Maya Ruins, to name a few. The nearest attraction of the three is Plaza 28 De Julio Park.

Several more of this property's nearest attractions are shown in the table below.

Attractions Near Grand Coco Bay
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Plaza 28 De Julio Park Park 1.1 SW Downtown Playa del Carmen
El Faro Lighthouse Lighthouse 1.0 SW Downtown Playa del Carmen
Xcaret Maya Ruins Historical Site 1.7 SW 1.4 mi. South West of Playa del Carmen
Xaman-Ha Aviary Zoo 1.8 SW 1.6 mi. South West of Playa del Carmen
Puetra del Cielo Historical Site 2.5 SW 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 14.3 SW Puerto Aventuras
Cedam Museum Museum 14.3 SW Puerto Aventuras

If you're looking for an enjoyable experience, El Faro Lighthouse might be just right for you. 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 you're choosing where to book your stay, it is sometimes smart to find out about nearby accommodations as a means to get a better feel for the region. You'll find plenty of additional properties to look at nearby, as this portion of Mexico is home to a wide selection of resorts and hotels to choose from. To get more info about booking options available in the region, consult the table below.

Accommodations near Grand Coco Bay
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
The Elements 0.1 WSW 0.2 mi. East-Northeast of Playa del Carmen, Mexico
Mahekal Beach Resort 0.2 SW 0.1 mi. Southeast of Playa del Carmen, Mexico
Hotel Las Palapas 0.3 SW 0.1 mi. South of Playa del Carmen, Mexico
Las Palapas Resort 0.4 SW 0.1 mi. South of Playa del Carmen, Mexico
Real Playa Del Carmen All Inclusive Resort 0.4 WSW 0.2 mi. West of Playa del Carmen, Mexico
Fiesta Banana 0.5 WSW 0.2 mi. West-Southwest of Playa del Carmen, Mexico
Hotel Banana 0.5 WSW 0.2 mi. West-Southwest of Playa del Carmen, Mexico
The Bric Hotel 0.5 SW Downtown Playa del Carmen, Mexico
Riviera del Sol Hotel 0.5 SW Downtown Playa del Carmen, Mexico
Aldea Thai 0.5 SW Downtown Playa del Carmen, Mexico

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