What's Near Grand Riviera Princess

Quite a few people plan to visit Mexico in anticipation of seeing the beautiful beaches that the island is famous for. If you are a fan of the beach, Grand Riviera Princess is the perfect locale for you. This lodging is set on the shore, so visitors can spend as much time as they like in the sun if they want.

Nearby Beaches

Of course, since Grand Riviera Princess is located on El Faro, sun bathing is a popular pastime at this property. 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 over at a town or community close to your resort can act as a nice day trip, no matter if it's for a quick family outing, or simply experiencing some of the local culture while on your trip. Grand Riviera Princess is found in the Riviera Maya, in Quintana Roo; it is three miles (five kilometers) to the northeast of Playa del Carmen.

The table below lists the areas that are closest to Grand Riviera Princess:

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Playa del Carmen, Mexico 3.2 SW
downtown Playa del Carmen, Mexico 4.0 SW
Northern Cozumel, Cozumel 11.5 SE
downtown San Miguel, Cozumel 12.5 SSE
San Miguel, Cozumel 13.4 SSE
Villa Morelos, Mexico 15.3 NE
Puerto Morelos, Mexico 15.8 NE
La Gloria, Mexico 16.9 SW
Cozumel 16.9 SSE
Puerto Aventuras, Mexico 17.1 SW

Nearby Attractions

El Faro Lighthouse

Grand Riviera Princess makes for a great place to stay for active visitors. There are numerous activities to be discovered when starting at this lodging. In fact, this particular region boasts plenty of places for travelers to explore, such as Plaza 28 De Julio Park, El Faro Lighthouse, and Xcaret Maya Ruins, to name a few. The closest of the three is Plaza 28 De Julio Park.

In search of even more activities to keep you busy? Take a look at all the things to do near the property, which are shown in the table below.

Attractions Near Grand Riviera Princess
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Plaza 28 De Julio Park Park 4.1 SW Downtown Playa del Carmen
El Faro Lighthouse Lighthouse 4.0 SW Downtown Playa del Carmen
Xcaret Maya Ruins Historical Site 4.7 SW 1.4 mi. South West of Playa del Carmen
Xaman-Ha Aviary Zoo 4.8 SW 1.6 mi. South West of Playa del Carmen
Puetra del Cielo Historical Site 5.4 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
Selvatica Park 13.8 N 12.8 mi. West of Puerto Morelos
Yax-Che Jardin Botanico Botanical Garden 14.7 NE Puerto Morelos

If you're on the lookout for somewhere interesting to go, El Faro Lighthouse could be a good option. 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

Getting details about nearby booking options is sometimes a good means of getting a feel for the area as whole. Readers can find plenty of additional properties to learn about before making a decision, as this portion of Mexico plays host to an excellent selection of hotels and resorts to choose from. The following table shows all the booking options you'll find close-by.

Accommodations near Grand Riviera Princess
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Grand Sunset Princess 0.3 SE 3.2 mi. Northeast of Playa del Carmen, Mexico
Azul Fives By Karisma 0.5 S 2.8 mi. Northeast of Playa del Carmen, Mexico
Petit Lafitte Hotel 0.5 S 3.0 mi. Northeast of Playa del Carmen, Mexico
Viceroy Riviera Maya 0.6 S 2.9 mi. Northeast of Playa del Carmen, Mexico
Hotel Le Reve 0.7 S 2.7 mi. Northeast of Playa del Carmen, Mexico
Grand Velas Riviera Maya 0.7 ENE 3.9 mi. Northeast of Playa del Carmen, Mexico
Banyan Tree Mayakoba 0.8 NNE 4.0 mi. Northeast of Playa del Carmen, Mexico
Sandos Caracol Resort & Spa 0.8 SSW 2.5 mi. Northeast of Playa del Carmen, Mexico
Fairmont Mayakoba 1.1 NNE 4.3 mi. Northeast of Playa del Carmen, Mexico
The Royal Haciendas 1.2 SSW 2.0 mi. Northeast of Playa del Carmen, Mexico

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