What's Near Ikal del Mar

Often, landing accommodations located near a nice beach can guarantee your family has a fun, fulfilling trip.

Many guests are excited to learn that Ikal del Mar is situated right on the water and sand, so you won't need to travel far to see what makes the area so special. There are plenty of other visitors who enjoy this popular section of Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean, creating a lively beach atmosphere; however, it is known to get a little too crowded for some visitors' tastes.

Nearby Beaches

Needless to say, since Ikal del Mar sits directly on El Faro, spending time at the shore 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 by a community or town near your villa complex can act as a nice day trip, whether it's about trying their underrated nightlife, or learning more about the area's art and history. Ikal del Mar is found along the northeastern outskirts of Playa del Carmen.

The following table contains a listing of areas near Ikal del Mar:

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
downtown Playa del Carmen, Mexico 3.6 SW
Northern Cozumel, Cozumel 11.0 SE
downtown San Miguel, Cozumel 11.9 SSE
San Miguel, Cozumel 12.8 SSE
Villa Morelos, Mexico 15.7 NE
Puerto Morelos, Mexico 16.1 NE
Cozumel 16.3 SE
La Gloria, Mexico 16.6 SW
Puerto Aventuras, Mexico 16.8 SW

Nearby Attractions

El Faro Lighthouse

Ikal del Mar is a wonderful spot for active visitors. There are numerous active pursuits to be found when exploring near this lodging. In fact, this area has countless opportunities for exploration, such as Plaza 28 De Julio Park, El Faro Lighthouse, and Xcaret Maya Ruins. The closest of the three is Plaza 28 De Julio Park.

Proving that this site has a great location, there are many more attractions nearby, like those named in the following table.

Attractions Near Ikal del Mar
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Plaza 28 De Julio Park Park 3.7 SW Downtown Playa del Carmen
El Faro Lighthouse Lighthouse 3.7 SW Downtown Playa del Carmen
Xcaret Maya Ruins Historical Site 4.3 SW 1.4 mi. South West of Playa del Carmen
Xaman-Ha Aviary Zoo 4.5 SW 1.6 mi. South West of Playa del Carmen
Puetra del Cielo Historical Site 5.1 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 14.4 N 12.8 mi. West of Puerto Morelos

If you're looking for somewhere interesting to go, El Faro Lighthouse might be the right choice for you. 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 deciding on a place to stay, it's sometimes worthwhile to learn about nearby lodging options as a means to get a better feel for the surrounding area. You will find no shortage of other places to learn about before reaching a decision, as this section of Mexico has an exceptional selection of hotels and resorts to choose from. The table that follows lists all the lodging options that are available in the vicinity.

Accommodations near Ikal del Mar
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Petit Lafitte Hotel 0.1 N 3.0 mi. Northeast of Playa del Carmen, Mexico
Viceroy Riviera Maya 0.1 W 2.9 mi. Northeast of Playa del Carmen, Mexico
Hotel Le Reve 0.2 SW 2.7 mi. Northeast of Playa del Carmen, Mexico
Azul Fives By Karisma 0.2 W 2.8 mi. Northeast of Playa del Carmen, Mexico
Grand Sunset Princess 0.4 N 3.2 mi. Northeast of Playa del Carmen, Mexico
Sandos Caracol Resort & Spa 0.5 WSW 2.5 mi. Northeast of Playa del Carmen, Mexico
Grand Riviera Princess 0.6 N 3.2 mi. Northeast of Playa del Carmen, Mexico
The Royal Haciendas 0.9 SW 2.0 mi. Northeast of Playa del Carmen, Mexico
Grand Velas Riviera Maya 1.0 NE 3.9 mi. Northeast of Playa del Carmen, Mexico
Banyan Tree Mayakoba 1.3 N 4.0 mi. Northeast of Playa del Carmen, Mexico
 

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