If this sounds like you, booking accommodations within walking distance of a good beach will ensure that you can take full advantage of the beautiful sand and water here.
Therefore, most guests are delighted that Hotel Riu Playacar is located directly on the water, so you won't have to go very far to enjoy the pleasant coast. The beach on this property is an active spot, so it is perfect for tourists who like to be surrounded by other beach-lovers.
Obviously, since Hotel Riu Playacar is located on Playa del Carmen, spending time at the shore is a popular pastime 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.
Travelers who'd like some more information about what else is in the area might want to know how many miles the nearest city or town is from the property. Hotel Riu Playacar is located in the southwestern outskirts of Playa del Carmen.
The areas that are closest to Hotel Riu Playacar are listed in the table below:
|downtown Playa del Carmen, Mexico||1.8||NE|
|La Gloria, Mexico||11.2||SW|
|downtown San Miguel, Cozumel||11.3||SE|
|Puerto Aventuras, Mexico||11.4||SW|
|Northern Cozumel, Cozumel||12.0||ESE|
|San Miguel, Cozumel||12.1||SE|
|Xpu Ha, Mexico||14.5||SW|
Hotel Riu Playacar serves as a great locale for active tourists. There are an abundance of active pursuits to be found when searching from this lodging. You will soon notice that this region touts a wide array of places to explore, like El Faro Lighthouse, and , to name a few. Of the three, the closest is .,
With quite a few attractions near this vacation spot, you don't have to limit yourself; more of the nearest attractions are shown in the table below.
|Park||1.7||NE||Downtown Playa del Carmen|
|El Faro Lighthouse||Lighthouse||1.7||NE||Downtown Playa del Carmen|
|Historical Site||1.1||NE||1.4 mi. South West of Playa del Carmen|
|Xaman-Ha Aviary||Zoo||0.9||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||11.5||SW||Puerto Aventuras|
|Cedam Museum||Museum||11.6||SW||Puerto Aventuras|
|Jardin Del Eden Cenote||Cave||13.0||SW||The vicinity of La Gloria|
|Cristalino Maya Cenote||Cave||13.0||SW||The vicinity of La Gloria|
|Kantun Chi Eco Park||Park||13.1||SW||The vicinity of La Gloria|
|Tajmahal Cenote||Park||14.4||SW||1.2 mi. Northwest of Xpu Ha|
If you're searching for an interesting place to visit, El Faro Lighthouse is an alternative worth considering. 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.
Getting information about nearby lodging options is generally a convenient way to get a better feel for the area. You'll be able to find plenty of other properties to learn about before making a decision, as this part of Mexico offers guests a terrific range of hotels and resorts to pick from. Learn about the area's booking possibilities by viewing the table below.
|Royal Hideaway Playacar by Occidental||0.1||ENE||2.4 mi. South West of Playa del Carmen, Mexico|
|Hotel Riu Palace Mexico||0.1||SW||2.6 mi. South West of Playa del Carmen, Mexico|
|ClubHotel Riu Tequila||0.2||W||2.6 mi. South West of Playa del Carmen, Mexico|
|Occidental Allegro Playacar||0.2||NE||2.3 mi. South West of Playa del Carmen, Mexico|
|Hotel Riu Yucatan||0.2||SSW||2.7 mi. South West of Playa del Carmen, Mexico|
|Riu Lupita All Inclusive||0.3||NNW||2.4 mi. South West of Playa del Carmen, Mexico|
|Iberostar Quetzal||0.3||SW||2.8 mi. South West of Playa del Carmen, Mexico|
|Hotel Riu Palace Riviera Maya||0.4||NE||2.1 mi. South West of Playa del Carmen, Mexico|
|Iberostar Tucan||0.4||SSW||2.9 mi. South West of Playa del Carmen, Mexico|
|Reef Playacar||0.4||NE||2.0 mi. South West of Playa del Carmen, Mexico|
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