Sometimes landing a hotel near a nice beach can make your trip even more worthwhile. Luckily, Hotel Riu Palace Mexico is situated directly on the waterfront, so you won't have to go far to see what makes the area so special. Beware that there are a lot of people who enjoy this popular section of Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean, setting up an active beach atmosphere; keep in mind, though, it gets packed with people during the high season.
Obviously, since Hotel Riu Palace Mexico sits directly on Playa del Carmen, hanging out at the beach is popular with guests staying at this property. 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.
Visitors who are interested to know about what's located nearby may be wondering how close (or far) the nearest town or city is from their accommodations. Hotel Riu Palace Mexico is found in the southwestern outskirts of Playa del Carmen.
Below are the names of some of the neighborhoods and towns located within a short distance of Hotel Riu Palace Mexico.
|downtown Playa del Carmen, Mexico||1.9||NE|
|La Gloria, Mexico||11.1||SW|
|Puerto Aventuras, Mexico||11.3||SW|
|downtown San Miguel, Cozumel||11.3||SE|
|Northern Cozumel, Cozumel||12.1||ESE|
|San Miguel, Cozumel||12.1||SE|
|Xpu Ha, Mexico||14.4||SW|
Tourists in need of a fun agenda during their stay in Mexico will find that Hotel Riu Palace Mexico makes the perfect place to start a busy day. Yes, this region touts a wide array of places to explore, like El Faro Lighthouse, and . The nearest attraction of the three is .,
There's something for everybody here, so feel free to explore more of the hotel's closest attractions, like those listed in the following table.
|Park||1.8||NE||Downtown Playa del Carmen|
|El Faro Lighthouse||Lighthouse||1.9||NE||Downtown Playa del Carmen|
|Historical Site||1.2||NE||1.4 mi. South West of Playa del Carmen|
|Xaman-Ha Aviary||Zoo||1.0||NE||1.6 mi. South West of Playa del Carmen|
|Historical Site||0.6||N||2.2 mi. South West of Playa del Carmen|
|Cave||--||--||3.7 mi. Northwest of Playa del Carmen|
|Dolphin Discovery||Zoo||11.4||SW||Puerto Aventuras|
|Cedam Museum||Museum||11.5||SW||Puerto Aventuras|
|Jardin Del Eden Cenote||Cave||12.8||SW||The vicinity of La Gloria|
|Cristalino Maya Cenote||Cave||12.9||SW||The vicinity of La Gloria|
|Kantun Chi Eco Park||Park||13.0||SW||The vicinity of La Gloria|
|Tajmahal Cenote||Park||14.3||SW||1.2 mi. Northwest of Xpu Ha|
If you're looking for a chance to see something a little different, 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.
Finding information about nearby accommodations is generally a great way to get a better feel for the area as whole. You can find lots of other properties to think about nearby, as this section of Mexico offers vacationers a wide range of hotels and resorts to pick from. In order to learn more about the hotel booking options available nearby, view the following table.
|Hotel Riu Playacar||0.1||NE||2.5 mi. South West of Playa del Carmen, Mexico|
|Hotel Riu Yucatan||0.1||S||2.7 mi. South West of Playa del Carmen, Mexico|
|ClubHotel Riu Tequila||0.1||WNW||2.6 mi. South West of Playa del Carmen, Mexico|
|Royal Hideaway Playacar by Occidental||0.2||NE||2.4 mi. South West of Playa del Carmen, Mexico|
|Iberostar Quetzal||0.2||SW||2.8 mi. South West of Playa del Carmen, Mexico|
|0.3||NE||2.3 mi. South West of Playa del Carmen, Mexico|
|Iberostar Tucan||0.3||S||2.9 mi. South West of Playa del Carmen, Mexico|
|Riu Lupita All Inclusive||0.4||N||2.4 mi. South West of Playa del Carmen, Mexico|
|Gala Beach Resort Playacar||0.4||SSW||3.0 mi. South West of Playa del Carmen, Mexico|
|Sandos Playacar Beach Resort & Spa||0.4||SSW||3.0 mi. South West of Playa del Carmen, Mexico|
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