What's Located Around Reef Playacar

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The sparkling beaches in Mexico are touted by locals as some of the best attractions that you'll find in the region.

Therefore, most guests are delighted that this property is located directly on the water, so you won't need to go out of your way to experience first hand what makes the area such a popular vacation destination. The beach on-site is a well-visited attraction, so it is great for tourists that want to be surrounded by other beach-lovers.

Nearby Beaches

Playa del Carmen

Of course, since Reef Playacar sits directly on Playa del Carmen, hanging out at the beach is popular with guests staying 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.

Nearby Areas

Hopping over to a town or community that neighbors your resort can help diversify your itinerary, whether it's visiting the area's unique bars, or learning more about the area's art and history. Reef Playacar is found toward the southwestern outskirts of Playa del Carmen.

The table below lists the areas that are closest to Reef Playacar:

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
downtown Playa del Carmen, Mexico 1.3 NE
downtown San Miguel, Cozumel 11.2 SE
La Gloria, Mexico 11.7 SW
Northern Cozumel, Cozumel 11.8 ESE
Puerto Aventuras, Mexico 11.8 SW
San Miguel, Cozumel 12.0 SE
Xpu Ha, Mexico 14.9 SW
Cozumel 15.7 SE

Nearby Attractions

El Faro Lighthouse

Reef Playacar is a great locale for active travelers. There are many fun activities to be enjoyed when exploring near this accommodation. As a matter of fact, this region touts a wide array of places to explore, like Plaza 28 De Julio Park, El Faro Lighthouse, and Xcaret Maya Ruins. Of the three nearby attractions, the closest is Plaza 28 De Julio Park.

When it comes to keeping the whole group smiling, you'll need to explore all your attraction options, like those listed in the table below.

Attractions Near The Reef Playacar
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Plaza 28 De Julio Park Park 1.3 NE Downtown Playa del Carmen
El Faro Lighthouse Lighthouse 1.3 NE Downtown Playa del Carmen
Xcaret Maya Ruins Historical Site 0.6 NE 1.4 mi. South West of Playa del Carmen
Xaman-Ha Aviary Zoo 0.5 NE 1.6 mi. South West of Playa del Carmen
Puetra del Cielo Historical Site 0.5 WNW 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 12.0 SW Puerto Aventuras
Cedam Museum Museum 12.0 SW Puerto Aventuras
Jardin Del Eden Cenote Cave 13.4 SW The vicinity of La Gloria
Cristalino Maya Cenote Cave 13.4 SW The vicinity of La Gloria
Kantun Chi Eco Park Park 13.5 SW The vicinity of La Gloria
Tajmahal Cenote Park 14.9 SW 1.2 mi. Northwest of Xpu Ha

If you're looking for somewhere a little different to visit, El Faro Lighthouse is an option 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.

Nearby Accommodations

Learning more about nearby lodging options is oftentimes an easy means of getting a better feel for the area as whole. You will be able to find plenty of additional destinations to think about prior to reaching a decision, as this section of Mexico houses a terrific variety of hotels and resorts to pick from. In order to find additional information about the hotel booking options available nearby, consult the table below.

Accommodations near The Reef Playacar
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Condo Hotel Paseo Del Sol 0.1 N 2.0 mi. South West of Playa del Carmen, Mexico
Hotel Riu Palace Riviera Maya 0.1 SW 2.1 mi. South West of Playa del Carmen, Mexico
Sunset Fishermen's Resort & Spa 0.2 E 1.9 mi. South West of Playa del Carmen, Mexico
Occidental Allegro Playacar 0.2 SW 2.3 mi. South West of Playa del Carmen, Mexico
Hacienda Vista Real 0.3 N 1.9 mi. South West of Playa del Carmen, Mexico
Royal Hideaway Playacar by Occidental 0.4 SW 2.4 mi. South West of Playa del Carmen, Mexico
Riu Lupita All Inclusive 0.4 W 2.4 mi. South West of Playa del Carmen, Mexico
Hotel Riu Playacar 0.4 SW 2.5 mi. South West of Playa del Carmen, Mexico
Hotel Riu Palace Mexico 0.6 SW 2.6 mi. South West of Playa del Carmen, Mexico
ClubHotel Riu Tequila 0.6 SW 2.6 mi. South West of Playa del Carmen, Mexico
 

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