What's Near Plaza Marina Playacar

The active and pretty beaches in Mexico are touted as some of the most relaxing (or active!) spots that you'll find in the region.

If you are a big beach fan, Plaza Marina Playacar has what you need. This site is set on the coast, so visitors can spend their whole trip soaking up the sun if they want. The beach on-site is a well-visited spot, so it is great for travelers that want to be in the middle of a crowd.

Nearby Beaches

Playa del Carmen

Naturally, since Plaza Marina Playacar is positioned directly on Playa del Carmen, sun bathing is popular with guests staying here. 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

Visitors who aren't ready to book their rooms before learning about what's nearby may be wondering how close (or far) the adjacent town or city is from their location. Plaza Marina Playacar is located in downtown Playa del Carmen,

The following table contains a listing of areas near Plaza Marina Playacar:

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Playa del Carmen, Mexico 1.2 NE
downtown San Miguel, Cozumel 11.2 SE
Northern Cozumel, Cozumel 11.5 ESE
San Miguel, Cozumel 12.0 SE
La Gloria, Mexico 12.5 SW
Puerto Aventuras, Mexico 12.7 SW
Cozumel 15.7 SE
Xpu Ha, Mexico 15.8 SW

Nearby Attractions

El Faro Lighthouse

Plaza Marina Playacar is a wonderful spot for active vacationers. There are a good amount of active pursuits to be found when exploring near this accommodation. As a matter of fact, this section of Playa Del Carmen has a lot of spots for vacationers to explore, such as Plaza 28 De Julio Park, El Faro Lighthouse, and Xcaret Maya Ruins. Of the three, the closest is Plaza 28 De Julio Park.

When it comes to finding area attractions that are just right for your family, it's best to know all your options, like those named in the following table.

Attractions Near Plaza Marina
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Plaza 28 De Julio Park Park 0.5 N Downtown Playa del Carmen
El Faro Lighthouse Lighthouse 0.4 NE Downtown Playa del Carmen
Xcaret Maya Ruins Historical Site 0.2 SW 1.4 mi. South West of Playa del Carmen
Xaman-Ha Aviary Zoo 0.4 SW 1.6 mi. South West of Playa del Carmen
Puetra del Cielo Historical Site 1.1 WSW 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 12.8 SW Puerto Aventuras
Cedam Museum Museum 12.9 SW Puerto Aventuras
Jardin Del Eden Cenote Cave -- -- The vicinity of La Gloria
Cristalino Maya Cenote Cave -- -- The vicinity of La Gloria
Kantun Chi Eco Park Park -- -- The vicinity of La Gloria

If you're on the lookout for a chance to see something a little different, El Faro Lighthouse might be just right 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 you're deciding where to book your stay, it can sometimes be helpful to learn more about nearby lodging options as a way to get a better feel for the region. You will be able to find lots of additional properties to consider prior to reaching a decision, as this section of Mexico plays host to an exceptional selection of resort and hotel options. Learn what you need to know about all of the area's booking options by reading the following table.

Accommodations near Plaza Marina
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Playacar Palace 0.1 SW 1.3 mi. South West of Playa del Carmen, Mexico
Hotel Costa del Mar 0.1 N Downtown Playa del Carmen, Mexico
Condo Hotel Maya Pakal -- -- Downtown Playa del Carmen, Mexico
Xaman Ha Condos 0.2 SW 1.4 mi. South West of Playa del Carmen, Mexico
Hotel Hacienda del Caribe 0.2 N Downtown Playa del Carmen, Mexico
All Riviera Resort 0.2 NE Downtown Playa del Carmen, Mexico
Hotel Mimi del Mar 0.2 NE Downtown Playa del Carmen, Mexico
Hotel Pelicano Inn 0.3 NE Downtown Playa del Carmen, Mexico
Hotel Barrio Latino 0.3 N Downtown Playa del Carmen, Mexico
Hotel Vista Caribe 0.3 NE Downtown Playa del Carmen, Mexico

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