It's been said that the best attractions to visit in the Yucatan Peninsula are found along the coast. Nearby beaches will make this area particularly desirable.
All of the beaches in Mexico have their own unique features; the qualities and amenities associated with each can affect whether you bring the family along, or come prepared for a party atmosphere. Two of the most proximate beaches to the property are Rancho Encantado Lagoon Access and Bacalar Lagoon Beach.
Rancho Encantado Lagoon Access is the closest choice to consider near the B & B. Keep in mind that this beach is a moderate traveling distance off, so you really won't have to journey far to enjoy this beautiful section of the coast. 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.
Visiting the town or local neighborhood nearest to your B & B can be a nice day trip that brings variety to your trip, no matter if you're just exploring the area's hidden attractions, or interacting with the locals while on your trip. Casa Aq'ab'al is located northeast of Bacalar, a village in the vicinity of Chetumal; it's to the north of Chetumal.
In case you're curious, the following table provides a list of some areas near this B & B.
Though there aren't dozens of attractions within close proximity to the B & B, there are some options, like, which is one of the closest choices.
View the table below to learn more about what attractions are nearby:
|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|
|Park||15.8||S||0.8 mi. South West of Chetumal|
|Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||16.0||S||1.2 mi. South West of Chetumal|
|Lighthouse||16.8||S||2.1 mi. Southeast of Chetumal|
If you're on the lookout for somewhere a little different to visit, Fuerte de San Felipe might be what the doctor ordered. 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.
When you're choosing a place to stay, it's often smart to find out about nearby lodging options in order to get a feel for the area. Though you might only find a couple additional places to stay in this part of Mexico, its quiet surroundings are what make it a perfect choice for those looking to enjoy a peaceful vacation spot. On the other hand, you'll still be able to find other accommodation options by going out a little farther. In order to get additional info on hotel booking possibilities available close-by, consult the table below.
|Cabañas Hostel & Camping||4.5||SW||Bacalar, Mexico|
|Hotelito El Paraiso||5.3||SW||Bacalar, Mexico|
|Hotel Hacienda Bacalar||5.5||SW||Bacalar, Mexico|
|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|
|--||--||1.1 mi. East of Chetumal, Mexico|
|Hotel Principe||--||--||1.0 mi. East-Southeast of Chetumal, Mexico|
|16.0||S||1.1 mi. East-Southeast of Chetumal, Mexico|
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