Things to See and Do While Staying at Iberostar Quetzal

It can be difficult to decide which of Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean's many activities are right for you. Fortunately, the Iberostar Quetzal will make sure you take full advantage of the surrounding coastal area. This location offers vacationers a wide selection of recreational possibilities, meaning you will have no shortage of enjoyable activities to choose from throughout your vacation.

With 4 swimming pools to choose from at Iberostar Quetzal, you won't have to fight your fellow guests for enough space to spread your towel by the water. One of the bonuses is that this accommodation is found adjacent to the sea, meaning that there are many ways to spend time in the water when you stay here. For a different way to relax in the water, you can also enjoy the whirlpool on-site.

Guests here won't have to put their exercise routines on pause; be sure to ask the staff how to access the workout facility available on-site.

Tennis

This resort is a perfect fit for tennis buffs, because those who stay here can spend some of their vacation time on the court. Guests will find 3 tennis courts on-site.

To see more choices like this, you might want to check out other hotels in the area that also have courts, like Gala Beach Resort Playacar and Occidental Allegro Playacar.

Golf

Although Iberostar Quetzal doesn't have a golf course on the property, it may be possible to arrange for a tee time nearby. Nearby courses include Iberostar Playa Paraiso Golf Club, El Camaleon Mayakoba, and Playacar Golf Course. Each is within 13 and a half miles and the most proximate of the group, Playacar Golf Course, is just a meager trip off from the lodging, so it won't be trouble to plan a quick trip for some rounds on the links. The course has 18 holes. It is 6269 yards long, and has been rated as a par 72. If you're considering reserving a tee time, contact the course at 811-52-987-306-24.

Watersports

While visiting Mexico you may want to try out a new recreational sport. There are several options available, so you can be sure to find an aquatic activity you enjoy, even if you're a novice. The following list shows the watersports available at Iberostar Quetzal:

  • Boating
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving
  • Snorkeling
  • Surfing
  • Watercraft
  • Water Skiing

Family Activities

Families are welcome at Iberostar Quetzal, though you probably will not come across a lot of amenities and activities planned for youngsters. If you want somewhere to stay with specific perks that help make your vacation even more family-centric, check out .

Lucy's Club for children ages four through twelve is a fun miniclub where kids can play, read, draw, and watch movies.

This destination has a children's program for the little ones to enjoy--and grown-ups will appreciate it too. It's a great excuse for parents to take a break, while the little ones have supervised fun with other guests their own age.

Entertainment and Nightlife

Many of the guests here get to see a live show during their stay, proving that staying inside for the night can be as thrilling as a night on the town.

Plus, there are multiple bars, where bartenders will be serving up island favorites before the show.

Nearby accommodations offering a broader (though not necessarily highly rated) range of nightlife options are in the following table:

Accommodations near the Iberostar Quetzal with Bars
Property Name Location Number of Bars Live Entertainment
Hotel Riu Yucatan 2.0 mi. South West of Downtown Playa del Carmen 3 check
Iberostar Tucan Playa del Carmen, Southwestern part of Playa Del Carmen 5 check
Sandos Playacar Beach Resort & Spa Playa del Carmen, Southwestern part of Playa Del Carmen 6 check
Gala Beach Resort Playacar Playa del Carmen, Southwestern part of Playa Del Carmen 3 --
Hotel Riu Palace Mexico 1.9 mi. South West of Downtown Playa del Carmen 2 --
ClubHotel Riu Tequila 1.9 mi. South West of Downtown Playa del Carmen 5 check
Hotel Riu Playacar 1.8 mi. South West of Downtown Playa del Carmen 2 check
Royal Hideaway Playacar by Occidental 1.7 mi. South West of Downtown Playa del Carmen 3 check
Occidental Allegro Playacar 1.6 mi. South West of Downtown Playa del Carmen 5 check
Riu Lupita All Inclusive 1.7 mi. South West of Downtown Playa del Carmen -- --
Hotel Riu Palace Riviera Maya 1.4 mi. South West of Downtown Playa del Carmen 2 check
Reef Playacar 1.3 mi. South West of Downtown Playa del Carmen 5 --

Spa

Vacationers will really appreciate the relaxing amenities here, because this destination features an on-site spa. This list provides some of the services available at the spa:

  • Facials
  • Spa Facility
  • Steam Room
  • Whirlpool

SPA Sensations provides relaxation and rejuvenation to guests through massages, facials, hairdressing, and soaks in a Jacuzzi or Turkish bath. The spa also features outdoor massages on the beach under two new palapas.

Other

Even though there is plenty to do right on this property, those wanting to explore won't ever run out of exciting sites to see and things to do in Mexico. Whether you would rather relax on the beach or enjoy a few rounds of golf, you will encounter lots of other options for recreation close at hand. Check out these articles for information about fishing, riding a bike or scooter, scuba diving, snorkeling, shopping, sightseeing, and other activities you might enjoy.

 

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