Things to See and Do While Staying at The Elements

The Elements offers some interesting recreational possibilities, which lively travelers will definitely want to take advantage of throughout their time in Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean.

The Elements has one swimming pool. With an abundance of activities to occupy your time, lounging at the property's pool might not come to mind, but it could provide a brief escape from public attractions. Even when they stay at a vacation spot with a pool, many guests have such a good time on Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean's beaches that they make little use of the swimming pool. One of the nearest beaches to the property is El Faro, which is a mile away. Also, there's no better way to prepare for your next activitiy than soaking your tired feet in the whirlpool.

Maintaining a workout routine is simple for fitness buffs at this property; the exercise facility on-site includes the equipment you need to keep it going.


Although The Elements doesn't have a golf course on the property, you may be able to arrange a tee time during your stay. Nearby golf courses include El Camaleon Mayakoba, Iberostar Playa Paraiso Golf Club, and Playacar Golf Course. All of them are within ten and a half miles and the most nearby of the group, Playacar Golf Course, is just a quick hike off from the lodging, so it won't be trouble to plan on going over for a few rounds of golf. You'll find a total of 18 holes at this course. It's a par 72 course, and is 6269 yards long. For those who would like to find out more information, contact the course at 811-52-987-306-24.


Travelers that enjoy a variety of aquatic adventures will have a wonderful experience while they visit The Elements. The following list shows the water activities available on the property.

  • Fishing
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving
  • Snorkeling
  • Surfing

Family Activities

Families are welcome at The Elements, despite the fact that you likely will not encounter a lot of different amenities and activities specifically intended for children. If you want a hotel to stay with specific perks that are tailored specifically for children, you might want to consider .

During your stay, you might want to enjoy an evening away from the kids. The property can provide a babysitting service, so parents have the opportunity to experience a romantic dinner, or a show.

Entertainment and Nightlife

As for nighttime entertainment, guests should know that The Elements does not offer live entertainment.

You should also know that there isn't a bar or nightclub on the property, but this doesn't mean you'll be left bored every evening.

Nearby accommodations that offer an alternative to your lodging's nightlife options are listed 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 --


In addition to the activities available right on-location, guests who want to do some exploring will find no shortage of interesting things to do and sites to see in Mexico. No matter if you would rather relax on a sunny beach or play a few rounds on the golf course, you will find lots of other opportunities for recreation in and around the area. Click these links for information regarding riding a bike or moped, shopping, snorkeling, diving, fishing, sightseeing, and other activities you might enjoy.


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