What's Near Esencia

Sometimes landing a hotel located near a nice beach can make your trip even more exciting. Many guests are excited to learn that this property is located on the water, so you won't need to go very far to enjoy the most popular feature in the area.

Nearby Beaches

Playa X-Puha

Obviously, since Esencia sits directly on Playa X-Puha, spending time at the shore is one of the main attractions here. Sometimes a day spent at the beach is meant to be overfilled with activities, fun, and games. If that is your plan for a day (or more) when you're vacationing in the Mexican Caribbean, Playa X-Puha is for you This beach is a happening place with a huge amount of amenities, dining and shopping opportunities, and even places to rent equipment for watersports.

The nearest one is Hidden Beach.

Nearby Areas

Visiting areas that are close to your villa complex can help you learn even more about Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean, whether it's about trying their underrated nightlife, or finding an incredible local restaurant. Esencia is located on the northeastern side of Xpu Ha, in the Riviera Maya; it's to the northeast of Akumal.

The areas found closest to Esencia are listed below.

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Puerto Aventuras, Mexico 2.5 NE
La Gloria, Mexico 2.8 NE
Akumal, Mexico 6.8 SW
downtown Playa del Carmen, Mexico 15.6 NE
Playa del Carmen, Mexico 16.3 NE
downtown San Miguel, Cozumel 19.6 E
Southern Cozumel, Cozumel 19.7 ESE
San Miguel, Cozumel 19.9 E

Nearby Attractions

Aktun Chen Cave System

Vacationers who want to learn about local culture and have some fun outdoors during their stay in Mexico will find that Esencia is in an ideal place for people who will be in and out trying various excursions. Yes, this section of Xpu Ha has a lot of spots for vacationers to explore, including Tajmahal Cenote, Kantun Chi Eco Park, and Cristalino Maya Cenote. The nearest attraction of the three is Tajmahal Cenote.

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

Attractions Near Hotel Esencia
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Tajmahal Cenote Park 1.3 WNW 1.2 mi. Northwest of Xpu Ha
Kantun Chi Eco Park Park 0.9 NNE The vicinity of La Gloria
Cristalino Maya Cenote Cave 1.0 NNE The vicinity of La Gloria
Jardin Del Eden Cenote Cave 1.0 NNE The vicinity of La Gloria
Cedam Museum Museum 2.2 NE Puerto Aventuras
Dolphin Discovery Zoo 2.3 NE Puerto Aventuras
Aktun Chen Cave System Cave 9.1 W 6.2 mi. Northwest of Akumal
Jungle Place Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve -- -- 4.4 mi. South West of Akumal
X'Cacel Turtle Conservation Area Zoo 11.5 SW 4.7 mi. South-Southwest of Akumal
Xel Ha Ruins Historical Site 13.1 SW 6.4 mi. South-Southwest of Akumal
Xunaan Ha Cenote Park -- -- 6.5 mi. South West of Akumal
Puetra del Cielo Historical Site 14.1 NE 2.2 mi. South West of Playa del Carmen
Xaman-Ha Aviary Zoo 14.7 NE 1.6 mi. South West of Playa del Carmen
Xcaret Maya Ruins Historical Site 14.9 NE 1.4 mi. South West of Playa del Carmen

If you're on the lookout for somewhere a little different to visit, Tajmahal Cenote might be a good choice. The Tajmahal Cenote is a popular spot in the Mexican Caribbean for those who thrill in cavern and cave diving.

Nearby Accommodations

Getting info about nearby accommodation options is oftentimes an easy means of getting a feel for the area as whole. Even though you'll only find a handful of additional resort and hotel options right around Esencia, the tranquil surroundings here are what make it a perfect choice for visitors looking to find a secluded spot. See the table below to get a complete list of hotel booking options you can find in the vicinity.

Accommodations near Hotel Esencia
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Al Cielo Hotel 0.1 SW Xpu Ha, Mexico
Hidden Beach Resort 2.1 SW 4.7 mi. Northeast of Akumal, Mexico
El Dorado Seaside Suites 2.2 SW 4.6 mi. Northeast of Akumal, Mexico

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