What's Located Around Iberostar Quetzal

Many travelers choose to visit Mexico because of the amazing beaches that the island is famous for. Luckily, Iberostar Quetzal is situated directly on the waterfront, so you won't need to go out of your way to try a few beach activities.

Nearby Beaches

Playa del Carmen

Of course, since Iberostar Quetzal is located directly on Playa del Carmen, sun bathing is a popular pastime at this property. 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

Visiting the town or local neighborhood nearest to your resort can help you get out of your comfort zone to experience something a little different, no matter if it's for a quick family outing, or finding an incredible local restaurant. Iberostar Quetzal can be found toward the southwestern outskirts of Playa del Carmen.

The following table contains a listing of areas near Iberostar Quetzal:

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
downtown Playa del Carmen, Mexico 2.1 NE
La Gloria, Mexico 10.9 SW
Puerto Aventuras, Mexico 11.0 SW
downtown San Miguel, Cozumel 11.3 SE
San Miguel, Cozumel 12.1 SE
Northern Cozumel, Cozumel 12.1 ESE
Xpu Ha, Mexico 14.1 SW
Cozumel 15.8 SE

Nearby Attractions

El Faro Lighthouse

Iberostar Quetzal makes for an excellent spot for active vacationers. There are a good amount of activities to be discovered when searching from this lodging. Yes, 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. Though there are at least three great attractions nearby, the closest one is Plaza 28 De Julio Park.

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

Attractions Near Iberostar Quetzal
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Plaza 28 De Julio Park Park 2.0 NE Downtown Playa del Carmen
El Faro Lighthouse Lighthouse 2.1 NE Downtown Playa del Carmen
Xcaret Maya Ruins Historical Site 1.4 NE 1.4 mi. South West of Playa del Carmen
Xaman-Ha Aviary Zoo 1.3 NE 1.6 mi. South West of Playa del Carmen
Puetra del Cielo Historical Site 0.8 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 11.2 SW Puerto Aventuras
Cedam Museum Museum 11.3 SW Puerto Aventuras
Jardin Del Eden Cenote Cave 12.6 SW The vicinity of La Gloria
Cristalino Maya Cenote Cave 12.7 SW The vicinity of La Gloria
Kantun Chi Eco Park Park 12.7 SW The vicinity of La Gloria
Tajmahal Cenote Park 14.1 SW 1.2 mi. Northwest of Xpu Ha

If you're searching for an enjoyable experience, El Faro Lighthouse may be just what you're looking for. 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 is often worthwhile to find out about nearby accommodation options as a way to better understand the area. You can find lots of other destinations to learn about before reaching a decision, as this portion of Mexico is home to an excellent selection of hotel and resort options. The table that follows contains the booking options available in the area.

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

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