What's Located Around Posada Mariposa

Nearby Beaches

Playa del Carmen

People visiting this section of Mexico almost always visit one of the region's stunning beaches. Posada Mariposa has no beach on-site but the area nearby is not particularly isolated. This means that you can make plans to go to a local coastline or other attraction. There are also bound to be nearby beaches that you will enjoy.

Each of the places in Mexico have their own personalities; the specific amenities and qualities of each one could affect how much time you want to spend there, and what you need to bring. The most proximate beaches to Posada Mariposa are El Faro and Playa del Carmen.

One of the most convenient options is El Faro. Keep in mind that this beach is a moderate traveling distance away, so you won't have to go 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

Stopping by a community or town near your hotel can help diversify your itinerary, whether you're interested in seeing a famous natural attraction, or dining with locals at their authentic restaurants. Posada Mariposa is located in downtown Playa del Carmen,

The following table contains a listing of areas near 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 is a wonderful spot for active travelers. There are numerous fun activities to be discovered when exploring near this lodging. You will soon notice that 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, to name a few. Though there are at least three great attractions nearby, the closest one is Plaza 28 De Julio Park.

These attractions are just a sample of what's in the area; find more named in the following table.

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 looking for a place where you can while away some free time, El Faro Lighthouse might be what the doctor ordered. 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 choosing a location to stay in, it is often helpful to find out about nearby lodging possibilities in order to get a better feel for the surrounding area. You will find no shortage of other destinations to consider before making a decision, as this portion of Mexico offers guests a wide range of hotels and resorts to pick from. The table that follows provides a list of all of the booking options that are available close-by.

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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