What's Near Casa Aq'ab'al

Nearby Beaches

Bacalar Lagoon Beach

People vacationing in this area of Mexico usually visit one of the region's stunning beaches. You should be able to have your pick of nearby beaches.

Each of the access points along the coast of Mexico are different; these variations can affect whether you bring the family along, or come prepared for a party atmosphere. The two closest beaches to the property are Rancho Encantado Lagoon Access and Bacalar Lagoon Beach.

The most convenient option is Rancho Encantado Lagoon Access. Since this beach is a moderate traveling distance off, your group won't have to travel far to enjoy an endless sparkling backdrop. The Bacalar Lagoon access at Rancho Encantado is a popular spot for guests of the eco-hotel and of those who happen to be in the area. Definitely more of a natural beach, this spot is best for those looking to explore the area.

Nearby Areas

Vacationers who want to know a little bit more about what is close by might want to find out how far—or near—the closest neighboring city or town is from the property. Casa Aq'ab'al is located northeast of Bacalar, a village in the vicinity of Chetumal; it is to the north of Chetumal.

In case you're curious, the following table provides a list of some of the areas near this B & B.

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Bacalar 5.0 SW
Xul-Ha 15.1 SW
Chetumal 15.3 S
Santa Elena 16.7 S

Nearby Attractions

Chacchoben Mayan Ruins

Though there are not too many attractions within walking distance of the B & B, you can still experience attractions like General Angel Remigio Rosado, which is one of the closest.

View the table below to learn more about what attractions are nearby:

Attractions Near Casa Aq'ab'al
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
General Angel Remigio Rosado Park 5.1 SW Bacalar
Fuerte de San Felipe Historical Site 5.1 SW Bacalar
BioMaya Ziplining Zip Line Site -- -- 7.7 mi. North-Northeast of Chetumal
Oxtankah Maya Site Historical Site 11.5 SE 7.9 mi. Northeast of Chetumal
Chacchoben Mayan Ruins Historical Site 19.7 NNE 33.8 mi. North of Chetumal
Payo Obispo Zoo Zoo 15.3 S 0.2 mi. Northeast of Chetumal
Parque Integral de la Amistad Park 15.8 S 0.8 mi. South West of Chetumal
Chetumal Ecological Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 16.0 S 1.2 mi. South West of Chetumal
Chetumal Lighthouse Lighthouse 16.8 S 2.1 mi. Southeast of Chetumal

If you're searching for somewhere a little different to visit, Fuerte de San Felipe might be just right for you. Remarkably well-preserved, this fort not only has interesting architecture and a view of the lake, but a nice museum inside. You can explore on your own or take a guided tour.

Nearby Accommodations

When you're deciding where to stay, it can sometimes be worthwhile to learn about nearby lodging options as a means to get a better feel for the region. While you might only find a couple additional hotel and resort options right around Casa Aq'ab'al, the quiet surroundings here are what make it an excellent option for those looking for a peaceful getaway. Nevertheless, vacationers will still be able to find more accommodations by going a little bit farther out. In order to get more information on booking possibilities available close-by, see the table below.

Accommodations near Casa Aq'ab'al
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Cabañas Hostel & Camping 4.5 SW Bacalar, Mexico
Hotel America 4.7 SW Bacalar, Mexico
Hotelito El Paraiso 5.3 SW Bacalar, Mexico
Hotel Hacienda Bacalar 5.5 SW Bacalar, Mexico
Hotel Laguna Bacalar 6.8 SW 11.6 mi. Northwest of Chetumal, Mexico
Hotel Oxtankah 14.0 SSE 4.4 mi. Northeast of Chetumal, Mexico
Hotel Hacienda Bahia -- -- 2.7 mi. East of Chetumal, Mexico
Marlon Heroes -- -- 1.1 mi. East of Chetumal, Mexico
Hotel Principe -- -- 1.0 mi. East-Southeast of Chetumal, Mexico
Hotel Mexico 16.0 S 1.1 mi. East-Southeast of Chetumal, Mexico

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