What's Near Grand Riviera Princess

Many times, choosing a hotel near the right beach can make your vacation even more special.

If you are a fan of the beach, Grand Riviera Princess is just what you are looking for. This lodging is located on the shore, so tourists can spend every day under the sun if that will make them happy.

Nearby Beaches

Needless to say, since Grand Riviera Princess is positioned directly on El Faro, relaxing at the water's edge is popular with guests staying 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

Travelers who are interested to know about what's nearby might want to find out how far—or near—the adjacent city or town is from the property. Grand Riviera Princess is located in the Riviera Maya, in Quintana Roo; it's three miles (five kilometers) to the northeast of Playa del Carmen.

The table below lists some of the areas near 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

Travelers who want to try unfamiliar activities while vacationing in Mexico will quickly learn that Grand Riviera Princess makes a great home-base to start their excursions. In fact, this region touts a wide array of places to explore, including Plaza 28 De Julio Park, El Faro Lighthouse, and Xcaret Maya Ruins. The closest of the three is Plaza 28 De Julio Park.

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

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 a place where you can while away some free time, 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

When you're choosing a location to stay in, it is sometimes smart to find out about nearby accommodations as a way to better understand the area. Readers can find no shortage of additional places to consider prior to reaching a decision, as this portion of Mexico offers visitors a wide selection of resorts and hotels to choose from. The following table provides a list of all the lodging possibilities that are available nearby.

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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