Things to See and Do While Staying at The Elements

If you're wanting to book an accommodation in Mexico with a peaceful setting alongside plenty of recreational options, then The Elements may be precisely what you're looking for. This spot offers several noteworthy activities and recreational options, so you certainly won't run out of ways to spend your days.

The Elements has one swimming pool, so during your spare time it makes a great excuse to cool off and refresh. Plenty of vacationers prefer to head to the nearest shore even when a pool is located on site. The nearest beach to The Elements is El Faro, which is a mile away. This location also has a whirlpool, an amenity sought by many couples and tired travelers.

Some travelers worry about finding a gym that they can use during their stay, but here they have them covered; you'll find everything you need at their on-site exercise facility.


Although The Elements does not have a golf course, it's possible that you could make arrangements to play a round or two during your stay. Golf courses nearby are Iberostar Playa Paraiso Golf Club, El Camaleon Mayakoba, and Playacar Golf Course. All of them are within ten and a half miles and the most proximate of the group, Playacar Golf Course, is just a short interval away from the lodging, so it won't be troublesome to plan on a quick trip for a few rounds of golf. The course has a total of 18 holes. It is a par 72, with a total length of 6269 yards. If you'd like more information or want to inquire about the possibility of reserving a tee time, the course can be contacted at 811-52-987-306-24.


While visiting Mexico you may want to try out a new recreational sport. There are multiple options available at the resort, so you will be sure to find an aquatic activity to enjoy, regardless of your skills. The following list indicates which watersports are available at The Elements:

  • Fishing
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving
  • Snorkeling

Family Activities

Families are welcome at The Elements, though you probably will not be overwhelmed with a good deal of amenities or activities planned for youngsters. If you are looking for somewhere to stay with more features that are of particular interest to kids, take a look at .

During your stay, you may want to have some fun on your own, without worrying about the kids. The property can arrange for a babysitter, so that parents have the opportunity to take some time out for themselves.

Entertainment and Nightlife

Vacationers looking for spectacular nighttime entertainment will likely be disappointed; there aren't any live shows at The Elements.

Plus, you'll find that this accommodation doesn't have a nightclub or bar on its premises, though you'll still be able to find some nearby nightlife.

If you are on the hunt for a variety of after-dark activity options, you'll find that a number of accommodations in the area also offer a small amount of variation for you. These include those in the following table:

Accommodations near the The Elements with Bars
Property Name Location Number of Bars Live Entertainment
Grand Coco Bay 1.0 mi. Northeast of Downtown Playa del Carmen 3 check
Mahekal Beach Resort 0.7 mi. Northeast of Downtown Playa del Carmen 3 --
Hotel Las Palapas 0.7 mi. Northeast of Downtown Playa del Carmen 2 --
Las Palapas Resort 0.6 mi. Northeast of Downtown Playa del Carmen 1 check
Real Playa Del Carmen All Inclusive Resort 0.6 mi. North-Northeast of Downtown Playa del Carmen 5 --
Fiesta Banana 0.5 mi. North-Northeast of Downtown Playa del Carmen 1 --
Hotel Banana 0.5 mi. North-Northeast of Downtown Playa del Carmen -- --
The Bric Hotel Downtown Playa del Carmen -- --
Riviera del Sol Hotel Downtown Playa del Carmen 1 --
Aldea Thai Downtown Playa del Carmen 1 --
Hotel Quinto Sol Downtown Playa del Carmen -- --
Hotel Riviera Caribe Maya Downtown Playa del Carmen 2 --


Even though there's plenty of fun activities right on this property, those hoping to do some exploring will appreciate the many interesting things to do and sites to see in Mexico. Regardless of whether you're looking to lay out on the beach or play a round on the golf course, you can encounter plenty of other chances for recreation in and around the area. Click these links to read more about riding a bike or scooter, scuba diving, fishing, shopping, snorkeling, and other activities.


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