What's Near Posada Mariposa

Nearby Beaches

Playa del Carmen

Travelers visiting this section of Mexico usually spend time at one of the area's stunning beaches. Posada Mariposa is located in a convenient and lively part of town, which is perfect for those eager to explore Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean's most interesting sights and cultural attractions. You will also have your pick of nearby beaches.

It's good to know something about the characteristics of various locations along the coastal of Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean, since they can affect how much you enjoy your time near the shore. The most proximate beaches to Posada Mariposa are El Faro and Playa del Carmen.

El Faro is probably the most convenient option to visit near this property. Because this beach can be found a half mile from the hotel, your group won't have to journey far to enjoy a beautiful shoreline. 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

Paying a visit to the towns or communities located closest to your hotel can add some depth to your vacation experience, whether you're marveling at the region's untouched natural beauty, or talking to some locals about their way of life. Posada Mariposa is located in downtown Playa del Carmen,

The table below lists the areas that are closest to Posada Mariposa:

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Playa del Carmen, Mexico 0.3 NE
downtown San Miguel, Cozumel 11.4 SE
Northern Cozumel, Cozumel 11.5 SE
San Miguel, Cozumel 12.3 SE
La Gloria, Mexico 13.3 SW
Puerto Aventuras, Mexico 13.5 SW
Cozumel 15.9 SE
Xpu Ha, Mexico 16.6 SW

Nearby Attractions

El Faro Lighthouse

Posada Mariposa serves as an excellent spot for active visitors. There are an abundance of active pursuits to be enjoyed when searching from this accommodation. In fact, this area has a lot of places for vacationers to explore, such as Plaza 28 De Julio Park, El Faro Lighthouse, and Xcaret Maya Ruins, to name a few. The closest of the three is Plaza 28 De Julio Park.

Still more attractions, within the vicinity of the lodging, are shown in the table below.

Attractions Near Posada Mariposa
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Plaza 28 De Julio Park Park 0.5 SW Downtown Playa del Carmen
El Faro Lighthouse Lighthouse 0.4 SSW Downtown Playa del Carmen
Xcaret Maya Ruins Historical Site 1.1 SW 1.4 mi. South West of Playa del Carmen
Xaman-Ha Aviary Zoo 1.2 SW 1.6 mi. South West of Playa del Carmen
Puetra del Cielo Historical Site 1.9 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
Dolphin Discovery Zoo 13.7 SW Puerto Aventuras
Cedam Museum Museum 13.7 SW Puerto Aventuras

If you're searching for an interesting place to visit, El Faro Lighthouse might be a good choice. 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

Getting information about nearby lodging possibilities is often a convenient means of getting a better feel for the surrounding area. You can find no shortage of other places to think about before making a decision, as this part of Mexico houses a wide variety of hotels and resorts to choose from. See the following table for full details about the booking options you'll find nearby.

Accommodations near Posada Mariposa
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Condo Hotel El Patio 0.0 NE Downtown Playa del Carmen, Mexico
Hotel Coco Rio 0.0 N Downtown Playa del Carmen, Mexico
Be Playa 0.0 NW Downtown Playa del Carmen, Mexico
Hotel Quinto Sol 0.1 NNE Downtown Playa del Carmen, Mexico
Hotel Aventura Mexicana 0.1 WSW Downtown Playa del Carmen, Mexico
Riviera del Sol Hotel 0.1 ENE Downtown Playa del Carmen, Mexico
Hotel Riviera Caribe Maya 0.1 N Downtown Playa del Carmen, Mexico
The Bric Hotel 0.1 ENE Downtown Playa del Carmen, Mexico
Hacienda Paradise Hotel 0.1 WSW Downtown Playa del Carmen, Mexico
Reina Roja 0.1 SW Downtown Playa del Carmen, Mexico

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