The gorgeous beaches in Mexico are undoubtedly the most enticing outdoor sights that the region has to offer. If you or your group are big beach fans, Hotel Riu Playacar is the right spot for you. This property is located along the water, so tourists can spend every day under the sun if they want. Several guests every year frequent this popular spot in Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean, creating a fun setting for water activities and being social; however, it gets a bit crowded at times.
Naturally, since Hotel Riu Playacar is located directly on Playa del Carmen, hanging out at the beach is one of the main attractions 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.
Hopping over to a town or community that neighbors your resort can add a little variety to your vacation schedule, no matter if you're just experiencing a night out in the area, or sampling some of the region's most amazing cuisine. Hotel Riu Playacar is located in the southwestern outskirts of Playa del Carmen.
The following table contains a listing of areas near Hotel Riu Playacar:
|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|
Vacationers who crave an exciting itinerary while vacationing in Mexico will quickly learn that Hotel Riu Playacar makes an excellent place to start your daily adventures. In fact, this particular part of Playa Del Carmen claims a number of exciting attractions, like El Faro Lighthouse, and . The closest of the three is .,
These attractions are just a sample of what's in the area; find more listed 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 on the lookout for somewhere interesting to go, El Faro Lighthouse may be just what you're looking for. 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.
Learning more about nearby hotel booking options is sometimes an easy means of getting a better feel for the area. Readers can find lots of other places to think about before making a decision, as this part of Mexico plays host to an exceptional selection of hotels and resorts to choose from. The table that follows lists all of the hotel booking possibilities you'll find nearby.
|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|
|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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