Things to See and Do While Staying at Ikal del Mar

Ikal del Mar offers guests a decent selection of outdoor options, which active vacationers will want to take advantage of during their time in Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean.

With 29 swimming pools to choose from at Ikal del Mar, you won't have to rush ahead of other guests to find enough poolside lounge chairs. This accommodation is located adjacent to the ocean, meaning that there will be a few different ways to play in the water through the course of your stay. A long soak in the whirlpool on-location is another way to spend time in the water.

Fitness buffs won't have to put their routines on hold at this vacation spot; amenities include a workout facility with exercise equipment.

Golf

Even though Ikal del Mar doesn't feature a golf course, you may be able to arrange some playing time nearby. Golf courses nearby include El Camaleon Mayakoba, Iberostar Playa Paraiso Golf Club, and Playacar Golf Course. Each is within eight miles and the most proximate of the bunch, El Camaleon Mayakoba, is just a small interval off from the lodging, so it won't be a bother to plan on stopping by for some rounds on the links. You'll find a total of 18 holes at this course. The course has a total length of 7024 yards, and it has been rated as a par 72. For golfers who want to learn more, you can call the course at (984) 206-4653.

Watersports

Even though there may not be any watersports available, they do provide visitors with some nice scuba diving opportunities.

Family Activities

Ikal del Mar encourages families to stay with them, but you probably will not come across a lot of amenities or activities specifically intended for youngsters. If you're looking for a hotel to lodge at with a lot more features that help make your vacation even more family-centric, you might want to consider .

Many parents understand the value of an evening without their kids. At this hotel they give parents a chance to have a date alone, because they offer babysitting services.

Entertainment and Nightlife

Spend your days in the sun and your nights being dazzled by live performances on stage; seeing a show is an easy option since Ikal del Mar offers live entertainment. Live entertainment is typically available 7 days per week. Of course, the schedule may vary. If you'd like to obtain additional details, check with the front desk at (984) 877-3000.

You may also choose to spend some time exploring the limited nightlife opportunities at the accommodations surrounding your own. These options are listed in the chart below:

Accommodations near the Ikal del Mar with Bars
Property Name Location Number of Bars Live Entertainment
Petit Lafitte Hotel Playa del Carmen, Northeastern part of Playa Del Carmen -- --
Viceroy Riviera Maya Playa del Carmen, Northeastern part of Playa Del Carmen 3 --
Hotel Le Reve Playa del Carmen, Northeastern part of Playa Del Carmen 2 --
Azul Fives By Karisma Playa del Carmen, Northeastern part of Playa Del Carmen 5 --
Grand Sunset Princess 3.2 mi. Northeast of Central Playa del Carmen 10 --
Sandos Caracol Resort & Spa Playa del Carmen, Northeastern part of Playa Del Carmen 3 check
Grand Riviera Princess 3.2 mi. Northeast of Central Playa del Carmen 15 --
The Royal Haciendas Playa del Carmen, Northeastern part of Playa Del Carmen 1 --
Grand Velas Riviera Maya 3.9 mi. Northeast of Central Playa del Carmen 5 --
Banyan Tree Mayakoba 4.0 mi. Northeast of Central Playa del Carmen 4 --
Fairmont Mayakoba 4.3 mi. Northeast of Central Playa del Carmen 5 check
Rosewood Mayakoba 4.8 mi. Northeast of Central Playa del Carmen 4 --

Spa

Not all accommodations in Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean feature on-site spas, but Ikal del Mar is one of the few in the area that is able to offer its guests a fun (sometimes necessary) way to forget their vacation stresses and unwind. This list shows some of the services that are available:

  • Facials
  • Massages
  • Sauna
  • Spa Facility
  • Steam Room
  • Whirlpool

Other

Even though there is a lot of fun activities right on this property, those itching to do some exploring can find many interesting things to do in Mexico. Whether you'd rather relax on a sunny beach or enjoy a round or two on the golf course, you'll encounter plenty of other opportunities for recreation close at hand. Check out these links to learn more about fishing, riding a bike or scooter, sightseeing, scuba diving, snorkeling, shopping, and other activities.

 

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