What's Near The Elements

Nearby Beaches

Playa del Carmen

People visiting this area of Mexico almost always visit one of the region's stunning beaches. Here, you shouldn't be too far from multiple options.

Each of the beaches in this region have different personalities, which can make a difference when it comes to planning your outing. The two beaches that are closest to the property are El Faro and Playa del Carmen.

The closest one is El Faro. Bear in mind that this beach is found a mile from the resort, so your group won't have to travel far to find a place to sit by the water. El Faro Beach is a part of a much larger stretch of sand along the coast in Playa del Carmen. With several hotel properties set right on the beach, you can always expect this spot to be busy.

Nearby Areas

Visitors who are hesitant to book their accommodations before learning about what is close by may want to know how far the closest town or city is from their accommodations. The Elements is found in the heart of Playa del Carmen.

The areas found closest to The Elements are listed below.

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
downtown Playa del Carmen, Mexico 0.9 SW
Northern Cozumel, Cozumel 11.2 SE
downtown San Miguel, Cozumel 11.3 SE
San Miguel, Cozumel 12.2 SE
La Gloria, Mexico 13.9 SW
Puerto Aventuras, Mexico 14.1 SW
Cozumel 15.8 SE
Xpu Ha, Mexico 17.2 SW

Nearby Attractions

El Faro Lighthouse

The Elements makes for an excellent spot for active vacationers. There are a great deal of activities to be enjoyed when exploring near this accommodation. In fact, this area has a lot of places for vacationers to explore, such as Plaza 28 De Julio Park, El Faro Lighthouse, and Xcaret Maya Ruins. Of the three, the closest is Plaza 28 De Julio Park.

To keep your entire group happy, you may need to browse several of this area's attractions, many of which are listed in the table below.

Attractions Near The Elements
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Plaza 28 De Julio Park Park 1.1 SW Downtown Playa del Carmen
El Faro Lighthouse Lighthouse 1.0 SW Downtown Playa del Carmen
Xcaret Maya Ruins Historical Site 1.6 SW 1.4 mi. South West of Playa del Carmen
Xaman-Ha Aviary Zoo 1.8 SW 1.6 mi. South West of Playa del Carmen
Puetra del Cielo Historical Site 2.4 SW 2.2 mi. South West of Playa del Carmen
Chac Tun Cave Tour/ Paintball City Cave -- -- 3.7 mi. Northwest of Playa del Carmen
Dolphin Discovery Zoo 14.2 SW Puerto Aventuras
Cedam Museum Museum 14.3 SW Puerto Aventuras

If you're on the lookout for a chance to see something a little different, El Faro Lighthouse could be a good option. 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.

Nearby Accommodations

When you're choosing a place to stay, it can sometimes be a good idea to learn about nearby accommodations as a means to get a better feel for the region. You will find lots of other places to learn about prior to reaching a decision, as this portion of Mexico houses a sweeping variety of resorts and hotels to choose from. The following table contains all of the lodging possibilities you'll find nearby.

Accommodations near The Elements
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Grand Coco Bay 0.1 ENE 0.3 mi. East-Northeast of Playa del Carmen, Mexico
Mahekal Beach Resort 0.2 SSW 0.1 mi. Southeast of Playa del Carmen, Mexico
Hotel Las Palapas 0.3 SW 0.1 mi. South of Playa del Carmen, Mexico
Las Palapas Resort 0.3 SW 0.1 mi. South of Playa del Carmen, Mexico
Real Playa Del Carmen All Inclusive Resort 0.4 WSW 0.2 mi. West of Playa del Carmen, Mexico
Fiesta Banana 0.4 WSW 0.2 mi. West-Southwest of Playa del Carmen, Mexico
Hotel Banana 0.5 WSW 0.2 mi. West-Southwest of Playa del Carmen, Mexico
The Bric Hotel 0.5 SW Downtown Playa del Carmen, Mexico
Riviera del Sol Hotel 0.5 SW Downtown Playa del Carmen, Mexico
Aldea Thai 0.5 SW Downtown Playa del Carmen, Mexico

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